Period
to 23 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Network Engineer was £445 per day in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 6 months to 23 July 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
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 60 59
Rank change year-on-year +8 -1 -
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 3 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.47% 1.41% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 1.49% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 1
Coventry median daily rate £445 £450 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.11% +44.00% -
10th Percentile £304 £346 £306
90th Percentile £450 £460 £319
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £363 £325
% change year-on-year +3.45% +11.54% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £29.00 £100.00 £29.35
% change year-on-year -71.00% +240.77% -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry. 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
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 603 806 620
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 94.66% 94.94% 92.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 425 516 376
Coventry median daily rate £413 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £220 £280 £180
90th Percentile £538 £513 £500
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £365
% change year-on-year - +9.59% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 36 43
Coventry median hourly rate £15.00 £13.59 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.38% -15.06% -49.21%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.00 £9.60
90th Percentile £28.00 £38.75 £25.73
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% -14.29% +9.38%

Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Engineer in Coventry

Network Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Engineer in Coventry

Network Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Network Engineer in Coventry over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Network Engineer in Coventry

Network Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Engineer in Coventry

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 10 Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, 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 Coventry region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Skype for Business
2 2 (66.67%) Skype
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA

Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) Skype
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco