The median contractor rate for a Network Operations Engineer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Operations Engineer
South East / Berkshire
Rank 98 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Network Operations Engineer 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.055% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £390 £225
% change year-on-year -19.87% +73.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1693 2278 2727
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 93.38% 92.56% 92.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 783 1177 1397
Median daily rate £420 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 73 84
Median hourly rate £15.70 £26.50 £17.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.75% +53.89%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £63.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Network Operations Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire that featured Network Operations Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Network Operations Engineer in Berkshire

Network Operations Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Network Operations Engineer in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Operations Engineer in Berkshire

Network Operations Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Operations Engineer in Berkshire

Network Operations Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Operations Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough - 1 £350 -
Network Operations Engineer
South East

Network Operations Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Network Operations Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region featuring Network Operations Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Mitel
2 1 (50.00%) Brocade
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (50.00%) Stress Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) xDSL
2 1 (50.00%) Network Management
2 1 (50.00%) Junos
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) IOS XR
2 1 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (50.00%) DDoS Mitigation
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF

Network Operations Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (50.00%) DSL
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) IOS XR
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) Junos
2 1 (50.00%) L2TP
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) PPP
2 1 (50.00%) SNMP
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) X.21
2 1 (50.00%) xDSL
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) DDoS Mitigation
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Network Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stress Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Brocade
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Mitel
2 1 (50.00%) VMware