Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior Network Engineer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 24 November 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.

Senior Network Engineer
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 - 81
Rank change year-on-year - +81 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Network Engineer 3 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.19% - 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% - 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Birmingham median daily rate £425 - £475
10th Percentile £413 - £463
90th Percentile £438 - £514
West Midlands median daily rate £415 £450 £475
% change year-on-year -7.78% -5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £45.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Birmingham
Contract vacancies in Birmingham with a recognized job title 1524 1458 1322
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.78% 96.17% 95.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1082 930 830
Birmingham median daily rate £395 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £216 £225 £213
90th Percentile £525 £550 £513
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 52 65
Birmingham median hourly rate £14.22 £14.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.63% -1.67% +8.15%
10th Percentile £8.39 £10.29 £10.73
90th Percentile £39.50 £27.42 £42.25
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.38 £15.21 £17.00
% change year-on-year +14.22% -10.51% +5.20%

Senior Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings that featured Senior Network Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Network Engineer in Birmingham

Senior Network Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Network Engineer in Birmingham

Senior Network Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior Network Engineer in Birmingham

Senior Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Senior Network 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 Birmingham region featuring Senior Network Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) Junos
3 1 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) Radware
3 1 (33.33%) SNMP
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) CCIE
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) IPsec
3 1 (33.33%) 3Com
3 1 (33.33%) SSH
3 1 (33.33%) Network Design
3 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (33.33%) JNCIA
3 1 (33.33%) JNCIS
3 1 (33.33%) PKI
3 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security

Senior Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (33.33%) IPsec
3 1 (33.33%) Junos
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) SNMP
3 1 (33.33%) SSH
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Network Design
1 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCIE
2 1 (33.33%) JNCIA
2 1 (33.33%) JNCIS
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) 3Com
3 1 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Radware