The median contractor rate for a Network Engineer was £210 per day in advertised job vacancies in Newbury during the 3 months to 28 June 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
Berkshire / Newbury
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 20 19
Rank change year-on-year +3 -1  
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 3 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury 2.65% 2.74% 1.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.83% 3.25% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £210 - £310
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 - £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £215 - £351
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £320
% change year-on-year +5.71% +9.37%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £36.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -23.61% +20.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Newbury. 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
Newbury
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 106 123 126
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newbury 93.81% 84.25% 90.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 289 200
Median daily rate £350 £275 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.27% -26.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £565 £533
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 14 25
Median hourly rate £13.50 £20.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.14% +10.81%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £13.60 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.25 £28.00 £19.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Newbury

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Engineer in Newbury

Network Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Engineer in Newbury

Network Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Engineer in Newbury

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Newbury region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (50.00%) Network Security
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) BC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) xDSL
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Meraki
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (25.00%) Proactive Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) MPLS
2 1 (25.00%) OSPF
2 1 (25.00%) BGP
2 1 (25.00%) DSL
2 1 (25.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (25.00%) WAN

Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newbury 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 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) Network Security
1 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (25.00%) ADSL
2 1 (25.00%) ATM
2 1 (25.00%) BGP
2 1 (25.00%) Broadband
2 1 (25.00%) DSL
2 1 (25.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) MPLS
2 1 (25.00%) OSPF
2 1 (25.00%) RIP
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) xDSL
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Proactive Monitoring
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) BC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (25.00%) Meraki