Period
to 23 January 2019

The median contractor rate for a Network Engineer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Derbyshire during the 6 months to 23 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
East Midlands > Derbyshire
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 33 41 35
Rank change year-on-year +8 -6 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 12 13 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 3.51% 2.57% 3.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.68% 2.73% 3.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 11
Derbyshire median daily rate £375 £325 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% +41.30% -31.34%
10th Percentile £223 £306 £213
90th Percentile £500 £391 £325
East Midlands median daily rate £338 £314 £300
% change year-on-year +7.48% +4.67% +11.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 4
Derbyshire median hourly rate - £40.00 £60.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -33.33% +1100.00%
East Midlands median hourly rate - £40.00 £41.25
% change year-on-year - -3.03% +114.29%

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 326 477 503
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.32% 94.46% 95.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 285 320
Derbyshire median daily rate £375 £375 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.99% -6.78%
10th Percentile £135 £213 £142
90th Percentile £546 £514 £551
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 43 29
Derbyshire median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.03% +34.62% +2.77%
10th Percentile £12.13 £13.01 £8.66
90th Percentile £20.60 £51.00 £60.00
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £13.55
% change year-on-year -3.33% +10.72% -0.35%

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 23 January 2019.

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 23 January 2019. 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 +10 9 £375 +20.00% 2
Chesterfield -9 1 £250 -23.08% 3
Network Engineer
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 Derbyshire region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (91.67%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (91.67%) CCNA
3 7 (58.33%) TCP/IP
4 6 (50.00%) VPN
4 6 (50.00%) Firewall
4 6 (50.00%) Wireless
5 5 (41.67%) VoIP
5 5 (41.67%) Network Security
5 5 (41.67%) SIEM
5 5 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
6 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
7 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (25.00%) PaaS
7 3 (25.00%) Migration
7 3 (25.00%) VMware
7 3 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
7 3 (25.00%) SCCM
7 3 (25.00%) IaaS
7 3 (25.00%) Change Control
7 3 (25.00%) Office 365
7 3 (25.00%) Multicast
7 3 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (25.00%) SDLC
7 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
7 3 (25.00%) Web Filtering
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (25.00%) SQL

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 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) Site Server
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) IaaS
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (25.00%) Office 365
1 3 (25.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) TCP/IP
2 6 (50.00%) Firewall
2 6 (50.00%) VPN
2 6 (50.00%) Wireless
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (41.67%) Network Security
3 5 (41.67%) VoIP
4 3 (25.00%) Multicast
5 2 (16.67%) WAN
6 1 (8.33%) BGP
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (8.33%) IPsec
6 1 (8.33%) LAN
6 1 (8.33%) MPLS
6 1 (8.33%) OSPF
6 1 (8.33%) SSL
General
1 2 (16.67%) Electronics
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 2 (16.67%) Marketing
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Aerospace
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
1 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) SIEM
2 3 (25.00%) Change Control
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (25.00%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) Project Management
2 3 (25.00%) SDLC
2 3 (25.00%) Web Filtering
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (16.67%) Network Management
3 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (8.33%) High Availability
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) CCNA
1 11 (91.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (16.67%) CCNP
4 2 (16.67%) HND
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (25.00%) BMC
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Remedy
2 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 2 (16.67%) SAP
4 1 (8.33%) F5