The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 71 72 86
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +14
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 69 55 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.41% 2.16% 1.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.53% 2.27% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 46 19
Average daily rate £300 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.08% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £255 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £425 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £25.75 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-4.85% -2.83%
Network Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2725 2424 2156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 95.21% 95.06% 95.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1782 1582 1268
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £491 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 120 103
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £12.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +3.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.45 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £25.00 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Engineer in the job title across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Network Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Network Engineer across the Yorkshire region.

Network Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Network Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Network Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Network Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Network Engineer across the Yorkshire region.

Network Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Network Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +8 28 £350 - 16
South Yorkshire -11 20 £275 +4.26% 1
North Yorkshire +3 8 £290 -31.76% 1
East Yorkshire +7 6 - -
Network Engineer
England

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Network Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Network Engineer in their job title.

1 117 (92.86%) Cisco
2 76 (60.32%) Cisco Certification
3 68 (53.97%) CCNP
4 61 (48.41%) LAN
5 56 (44.44%) Firewall
6 50 (39.68%) WAN
7 46 (36.51%) CCNA
8 44 (34.92%) F5
9 42 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
10 33 (26.19%) CheckPoint
11 28 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
12 27 (21.43%) Network Security
12 27 (21.43%) BGP
13 26 (20.63%) MPLS
14 21 (16.67%) Load Balancing
15 20 (15.87%) OSPF
15 20 (15.87%) HP
15 20 (15.87%) TCP/IP
16 19 (15.08%) EIGRP
17 18 (14.29%) VPN
18 16 (12.70%) Wireless
18 16 (12.70%) Security Cleared
19 15 (11.90%) Data Centre
19 15 (11.90%) Telecoms
20 14 (11.11%) Windows
21 13 (10.32%) DNS
21 13 (10.32%) Palo Alto
22 12 (9.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
22 12 (9.52%) DDoS Mitigation
23 11 (8.73%) Fibre Channel

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Network Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Network Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 9 (7.14%) MS Visio
2 4 (3.17%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 61 (48.41%) LAN
2 56 (44.44%) Firewall
3 50 (39.68%) WAN
4 42 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 28 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
6 27 (21.43%) BGP
6 27 (21.43%) Network Security
7 26 (20.63%) MPLS
8 20 (15.87%) OSPF
8 20 (15.87%) TCP/IP
9 19 (15.08%) EIGRP
10 18 (14.29%) VPN
11 16 (12.70%) Wireless
12 13 (10.32%) DNS
13 11 (8.73%) Fibre Channel
14 10 (7.94%) VoIP
15 9 (7.14%) Internet
16 8 (6.35%) HSRP
16 8 (6.35%) IP Telephony
16 8 (6.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.97%) Informix
1 5 (3.97%) MySQL
1 5 (3.97%) RDBMS
1 5 (3.97%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.59%) MongoDB
2 2 (1.59%) NoSQL
2 2 (1.59%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (1.59%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.59%) Hudson
1 2 (1.59%) Jenkins
1 2 (1.59%) JIRA
1 2 (1.59%) Sonatype Nexus
1 2 (1.59%) Subversion
General
1 15 (11.90%) Telecoms
2 7 (5.56%) Finance
3 6 (4.76%) Games
3 6 (4.76%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.97%) Electronics
4 5 (3.97%) Marketing
5 1 (0.79%) Banking
5 1 (0.79%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.59%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (1.59%) Middleware
1 2 (1.59%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (0.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.90%) Data Centre
2 12 (9.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 9 (7.14%) Driving Licence
4 5 (3.97%) e-Health
4 5 (3.97%) Enterprise Storage
4 5 (3.97%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (2.38%) Clustering
5 3 (2.38%) PKI
6 1 (0.79%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.79%) Life Science
6 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.79%) NHS
6 1 (0.79%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 14 (11.11%) Windows
2 8 (6.35%) Windows Server
3 6 (4.76%) Linux
3 6 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (3.17%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.79%) Unix
6 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 12 (9.52%) DDoS Mitigation
3 10 (7.94%) CAD
4 9 (7.14%) ITIL
5 7 (5.56%) High Availability
5 7 (5.56%) Network Design
6 6 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (4.76%) WAN Optimisation
7 5 (3.97%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (3.97%) Digital Marketing
7 5 (3.97%) Functional Testing
7 5 (3.97%) Network Monitoring
7 5 (3.97%) Programme Management
8 4 (3.17%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (3.17%) Project Management
8 4 (3.17%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (2.38%) Asset Management
9 3 (2.38%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (2.38%) SIEM
10 2 (1.59%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.76%) Bash Shell
1 6 (4.76%) Perl
1 6 (4.76%) Shell Script
2 3 (2.38%) Lisp
3 2 (1.59%) SQL
4 1 (0.79%) C
Qualifications
1 76 (60.32%) Cisco Certification
2 68 (53.97%) CCNP
3 46 (36.51%) CCNA
4 16 (12.70%) Security Cleared
5 7 (5.56%) CCDP
5 7 (5.56%) CCIE
5 7 (5.56%) CCSA
5 7 (5.56%) CCSE
6 6 (4.76%) SC Cleared
7 3 (2.38%) CCNP Voice
7 3 (2.38%) CCSP
7 3 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.59%) CISSP
8 2 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.79%) CCDE
9 1 (0.79%) CCVP
9 1 (0.79%) Check Point Certification
9 1 (0.79%) Degree
9 1 (0.79%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.79%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (6.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (5.56%) VMware ESX
3 5 (3.97%) vCloud
4 3 (2.38%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.59%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 7 (5.56%) SolarWinds Orion
2 5 (3.97%) CiscoWorks
2 5 (3.97%) OpenView
3 4 (3.17%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (2.38%) Cacti
4 3 (2.38%) Cisco UCCX
4 3 (2.38%) Graphite
4 3 (2.38%) Nagios
4 3 (2.38%) Opsview
5 2 (1.59%) FortiGate
5 2 (1.59%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.79%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.79%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (0.79%) QRadar
Vendors
1 117 (92.86%) Cisco
2 44 (34.92%) F5
3 33 (26.19%) CheckPoint
4 20 (15.87%) HP
5 13 (10.32%) Palo Alto
6 9 (7.14%) Blue Coat
6 9 (7.14%) VMware
7 7 (5.56%) Meraki
7 7 (5.56%) Riverbed
7 7 (5.56%) SolarWinds
8 6 (4.76%) Red Hat
9 5 (3.97%) NetQoS
9 5 (3.97%) SAP
10 4 (3.17%) Juniper
11 3 (2.38%) Fortinet
11 3 (2.38%) Microsoft
12 2 (1.59%) Akamai
12 2 (1.59%) Aruba
12 2 (1.59%) Brocade
12 2 (1.59%) WatchGuard
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