The median contractor rate for a Network Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Devon during the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Engineer
South West / Devon
Rank - 31 28
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 0 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon - 1.02% 3.13%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.04% 3.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £350 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £350 £313
% change year-on-year -3.57% +12.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.75 £27.50 £29.75
% change year-on-year -6.36% -7.56%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Devon. 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
Devon
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 249 192 249
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 95.40% 97.96% 97.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 139 115
Median daily rate £375 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.84% +11.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £190 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 6 12
Median hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.64% +106.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £20.80 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.20 £43.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Engineer in Devon

Network Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Engineer in Devon

Network Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Engineer in Devon

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Devon region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) SLA

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Devon 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto
2 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
2 1 (33.33%) VMware