Period
to 15 August 2018

The median contractor rate for a Network Engineer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Derbyshire during the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

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
East Midlands > Derbyshire
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 52 38
Rank change year-on-year +18 -14 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 11 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 2.56% 1.50% 2.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.73% 1.58% 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 8
Derbyshire median daily rate £400 £300 £287
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% +4.44% +1.68%
10th Percentile £290 £269 £214
90th Percentile £473 £339 £338
East Midlands median daily rate £338 £300 £300
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Derbyshire median hourly rate £48.50 - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £48.50 £20.00 -
% change year-on-year +142.50% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire. 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
Derbyshire
Contract vacancies in Derbyshire with a recognized job title 403 505 445
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.94% 94.39% 95.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 338 248
Derbyshire median daily rate £398 £405 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.85% +15.71% -1.41%
10th Percentile £163 £220 £200
90th Percentile £522 £545 £525
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £389
% change year-on-year - +2.89% +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 11 40
Derbyshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.20 £10.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.24% +30.57% -25.00%
10th Percentile £12.50 £13.50 £8.69
90th Percentile £43.75 £17.50 £20.10
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.86 £13.93 £13.00
% change year-on-year +13.85% +7.15% -7.14%

Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Engineer in Derbyshire

Network Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Engineer in Derbyshire

Network Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Network Engineer in Derbyshire over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Network Engineer in Derbyshire

Network Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Engineer in Derbyshire

Network Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the Derbyshire region over the 6 months to 15 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby +31 11 £400 +33.33% 1
Network Engineer
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, 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 Derbyshire region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (72.73%) Cisco
2 6 (54.55%) Firewall
3 5 (45.45%) LAN
3 5 (45.45%) WAN
4 4 (36.36%) F5
5 3 (27.27%) High Availability
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (27.27%) Network Security
5 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
5 3 (27.27%) VPN
5 3 (27.27%) Juniper
5 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
5 3 (27.27%) Site Server
5 3 (27.27%) Aerospace
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco Firepower
5 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 2 (18.18%) Availability Management
6 2 (18.18%) Tech Ops
6 2 (18.18%) Patch Management
6 2 (18.18%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (18.18%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
6 2 (18.18%) McAfee
6 2 (18.18%) NHS
6 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
6 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
6 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
6 2 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (18.18%) Linux

Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 (27.27%) Site Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (9.09%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) Firewall
2 5 (45.45%) LAN
2 5 (45.45%) WAN
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco Firepower
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (27.27%) Network Security
3 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
3 3 (27.27%) VPN
4 2 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (9.09%) Wireless
General
1 3 (27.27%) Aerospace
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) NHS
1 2 (18.18%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) High Availability
1 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (18.18%) Availability Management
2 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
2 2 (18.18%) Patch Management
2 2 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
2 2 (18.18%) Tech Ops
3 1 (9.09%) Presales
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) CCNP
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (18.18%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco
2 4 (36.36%) F5
3 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
3 3 (27.27%) Juniper
4 2 (18.18%) McAfee