Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior Network Engineer was £463 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 24 November 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.

Senior Network Engineer
England > East of England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 191 190 191
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1 +27
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Network Engineer 8 8 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.16% 0.16% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.17% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 11
East of England median daily rate £463 £340 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.03% -15.00% +48.15%
10th Percentile £372 £250 £263
90th Percentile £543 £453 £470
England median daily rate £425 £422 £425
% change year-on-year +0.83% -0.82% +5.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 7
East of England median hourly rate - £40.00 £22.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +78.77% -
England median hourly rate £40.00 £49.60 £28.66
% change year-on-year -19.35% +73.08% -26.05%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Contract vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 4850 4660 5637
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.99% 95.55% 95.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2783 2685 3295
East of England median daily rate £413 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.45% - +3.33%
10th Percentile £200 £200 £206
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 385 381 536
East of England median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £20.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +7.48% +4.68%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.17 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.50 £46.75 £43.75
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

Senior Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Network Engineer in the East of England

Senior Network Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Network Engineer in the East of England

Senior Network Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Network Engineer in the East of England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Network Engineer in the East of England

Senior Network Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior Network Engineer in the East of England

Senior Network Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Network Engineer within the East of England region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Hertfordshire -5 4 £500 +13.64%
Essex -20 4 £360 +44.00%
Senior Network Engineer
England

Senior Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Senior 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 East of England region featuring Senior Network Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (62.50%) LAN
2 5 (62.50%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) WAN
3 4 (50.00%) CCNP
3 4 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (25.00%) Network Design
5 2 (25.00%) Wireless
5 2 (25.00%) McAfee
5 2 (25.00%) CCNA
5 2 (25.00%) VPN
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL
5 2 (25.00%) Wireless Security
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (25.00%) F5
5 2 (25.00%) SIEM
5 2 (25.00%) Fortinet
6 1 (12.50%) Change Control
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (12.50%) SmokePing
6 1 (12.50%) Meraki
6 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (12.50%) Polycom
6 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared

Senior Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 5 (62.50%) Firewall
1 5 (62.50%) LAN
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (50.00%) WAN
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (25.00%) VPN
4 2 (25.00%) Wireless
4 2 (25.00%) Wireless Security
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (12.50%) DHCP
5 1 (12.50%) DNS
5 1 (12.50%) FTP
5 1 (12.50%) MRTG
5 1 (12.50%) VoIP
5 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
1 2 (25.00%) Network Design
1 2 (25.00%) SIEM
2 1 (12.50%) Change Control
2 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
2 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Network Management
2 1 (12.50%) Statistics
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (50.00%) CCNP
3 2 (25.00%) CCNA
4 1 (12.50%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Cacti
1 1 (12.50%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (25.00%) F5
3 2 (25.00%) Fortinet
3 2 (25.00%) McAfee
4 1 (12.50%) Aruba
4 1 (12.50%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (12.50%) Blue Coat
4 1 (12.50%) Forcepoint
4 1 (12.50%) Juniper
4 1 (12.50%) Meraki
4 1 (12.50%) Polycom