Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Network Engineer was £388 per day in advertised job vacancies in Liverpool 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
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 35 44
Rank change year-on-year -7 +9 0
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 5 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 1.23% 2.05% 1.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.27% 2.18% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 3
Liverpool median daily rate £388 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +23.08% +62.50%
10th Percentile £344 £260 £265
90th Percentile £433 £406 £388
Merseyside median daily rate £388 £400 £325
% change year-on-year -3.13% +23.08% +62.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Liverpool median hourly rate - - £22.50
Merseyside median hourly rate - - £22.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool. 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
Liverpool
Contract vacancies in Liverpool with a recognized job title 394 413 562
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.57% 94.08% 93.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 257 299
Liverpool median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £197 £210 £156
90th Percentile £550 £525 £538
Merseyside median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 19 27
Liverpool median hourly rate £13.00 £16.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.80 £11.20
90th Percentile £19.75 £24.61 £23.75
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.00 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -16.13% +3.33% -3.23%

Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Engineer in Liverpool

Network Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Engineer in Liverpool

Network Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Engineer in Liverpool

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 16 Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool

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 Liverpool region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (60.00%) CCNP
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco ISE
4 2 (40.00%) Network Design
5 1 (20.00%) Network Security
5 1 (20.00%) TrustSec
5 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (20.00%) CCNA
5 1 (20.00%) CCIE
5 1 (20.00%) CCSP
5 1 (20.00%) Firewall
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) Validation
5 1 (20.00%) Banking

Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Network Design
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) CCNP
3 1 (20.00%) CCIE
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) CCSP
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco