Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Network Engineer was £220 per day in advertised job vacancies in Gloucester during the 6 months to 19 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.

Network Engineer
Gloucestershire > Gloucester
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 28 38
Rank change year-on-year -4 +10 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 4 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 1.74% 2.30% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.83% 2.39% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 4
Gloucester median daily rate £220 £300 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.67% -33.33% +168.66%
10th Percentile £191 £140 £425
90th Percentile £249 £379 £475
Gloucestershire median daily rate £260 £313 £396
% change year-on-year -16.88% -21.14% +136.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucester median hourly rate - - -
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - £38.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucester. 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
Gloucester
Contract vacancies in Gloucester with a recognized job title 219 209 210
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.22% 96.31% 97.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 154 160
Gloucester median daily rate £350 £400 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% -1.84% +8.67%
10th Percentile £185 £120 £203
90th Percentile £488 £575 £500
Gloucestershire median daily rate £375 £388 £400
% change year-on-year -3.23% -3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 9
Gloucester median hourly rate £12.13 £12.25 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.02% -2.00% -37.50%
10th Percentile £10.24 £10.24 £10.13
90th Percentile £84.40 £33.80 £16.74
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £28.75 £27.50 £39.64
% change year-on-year +4.55% -30.62% +44.13%

Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucester

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Engineer in Gloucester

Network Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Engineer in Gloucester

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Gloucester region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Remedy
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) Mitel
3 1 (25.00%) Network Design
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared

Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucester 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 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Network Design
2 1 (25.00%) Proactive Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Remedy
3 1 (25.00%) Mitel
3 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds