The median contractor rate for a Network Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Cheltenham during the 3 months to 22 June 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.

Network Engineer
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 13 25
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 0 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham - 8.20% 2.03%
As % of the Job Titles category - 9.43% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 3
Median daily rate - £330 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -26.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £314
% change year-on-year +5.71% +11.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £36.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year -23.61% +9.09%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham. 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
Cheltenham
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 73 106 145
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 96.05% 86.89% 97.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 53 111
Median daily rate £325 £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -23.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £235 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 8
Median hourly rate £17.35 £13.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.46% -69.41%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Engineer in Cheltenham

Network Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Engineer in Cheltenham