Period
to 15 January 2019

The median contractor rate for a Network Engineer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Derby during the 6 months to 15 January 2019.

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
Derbyshire > Derby
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 25 43 43
Rank change year-on-year +18 0 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 8 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derby 4.00% 1.28% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.15% 1.35% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
Derby median daily rate £375 £313 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -16.67% -
10th Percentile £219 £301 £363
90th Percentile £538 £334 £388
Derbyshire median daily rate £338 £325 £230
% change year-on-year +3.85% +41.30% -31.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Derby median hourly rate - £40.00 -
Derbyshire median hourly rate - £40.00 £60.00
% change year-on-year - -33.33% +1100.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Derby. 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
Derby
Contract vacancies in Derby with a recognized job title 193 370 313
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.50% 94.39% 95.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 217 195
Derby median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% -3.33%
10th Percentile £135 £212 £140
90th Percentile £550 £536 £575
Derbyshire median daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -9.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 34 17
Derby median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +59.09% -15.38%
10th Percentile £12.47 £14.15 £8.59
90th Percentile £20.80 £51.16 £64.70
Derbyshire median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year -0.03% +34.62% +4.00%

Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Derby

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Engineer in Derby

Network Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derby

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Engineer in Derby

Network Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Derby

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Network Engineer in Derby over the 6 months to 15 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Network Engineer in Derby

Network Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Derby

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Engineer in Derby

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 15 January 2019, Network Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Derby region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (87.50%) CCNA
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (37.50%) VPN
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
4 3 (37.50%) Firewall
4 3 (37.50%) Wireless
4 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (37.50%) PaaS
4 3 (37.50%) Migration
4 3 (37.50%) VMware
4 3 (37.50%) SCCM
4 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
4 3 (37.50%) Change Control
4 3 (37.50%) Office 365
4 3 (37.50%) IaaS
4 3 (37.50%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
4 3 (37.50%) Web Filtering
5 2 (25.00%) Multicast
5 2 (25.00%) SIEM
5 2 (25.00%) Network Security
5 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared

Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derby 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 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) Site Server
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) IaaS
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (37.50%) Office 365
1 3 (37.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) VPN
2 3 (37.50%) Wireless
3 2 (25.00%) Multicast
3 2 (25.00%) Network Security
3 2 (25.00%) VoIP
3 2 (25.00%) WAN
4 1 (12.50%) BGP
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (12.50%) IPsec
4 1 (12.50%) LAN
4 1 (12.50%) MPLS
4 1 (12.50%) OSPF
4 1 (12.50%) SSL
General
1 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
1 1 (12.50%) Electronics
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Change Control
1 3 (37.50%) Kalman Filter
1 3 (37.50%) Migration
1 3 (37.50%) Web Filtering
2 2 (25.00%) SIEM
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) High Availability
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Network Management
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) CCNA
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) CCNP
2 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) HND
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) BMC
3 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 1 (12.50%) F5
3 1 (12.50%) Remedy
3 1 (12.50%) SAP