The median contractor rate for a Network Engineer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in North Yorkshire during the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Engineer
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
Rank 22 26 27
Rank change year-on-year +4 +1  
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 9 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 4.95% 4.25% 4.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.00% 4.27% 4.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 10
Median daily rate £350 £275 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.27% -35.29%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £350 £313
% change year-on-year -3.57% +12.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.63 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.28% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.75 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -6.36% -8.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire. 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
North Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 180 211 242
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 98.90% 99.53% 97.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 123 155
Median daily rate £385 £310 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.19% -17.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £150 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 21 11
Median hourly rate £11.50 £37.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -69.33% +188.46%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.38 £13.81 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £41.50 £19.50
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 North Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Engineer in North Yorkshire

Network Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Engineer in North Yorkshire

Network Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Network Engineer in North Yorkshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Network Engineer in North Yorkshire

Network Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Engineer in North Yorkshire

Network Engineer
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York +14 3 £144 - 1
Middlesbrough -7 3 £375 +36.36%
Network Engineer
Yorkshire

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 North Yorkshire region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 14 (82.35%) Cisco
2 13 (76.47%) Firewall
3 11 (64.71%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (58.82%) F5
5 8 (47.06%) CCNP
5 8 (47.06%) ITIL
5 8 (47.06%) CheckPoint
6 7 (41.18%) CCNA
7 6 (35.29%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (29.41%) Cisco Wireless
8 5 (29.41%) Wireless
8 5 (29.41%) WAN
9 4 (23.53%) Finance
9 4 (23.53%) CCIE
9 4 (23.53%) Sourcefire
9 4 (23.53%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
10 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Management
10 3 (17.65%) Cisco UCCX
10 3 (17.65%) Red Box
10 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
10 3 (17.65%) CCSA
10 3 (17.65%) Retail
10 3 (17.65%) CCSE
10 3 (17.65%) Network Security
10 3 (17.65%) SolarWinds
10 3 (17.65%) Infoblox
10 3 (17.65%) Check Point Certification
10 3 (17.65%) HP
10 3 (17.65%) Service Management

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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 13 (76.47%) Firewall
2 6 (35.29%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (29.41%) Cisco Wireless
3 5 (29.41%) WAN
3 5 (29.41%) Wireless
4 4 (23.53%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (17.65%) ISDN
5 3 (17.65%) Network Security
5 3 (17.65%) PSTN
5 3 (17.65%) VoIP
6 2 (11.76%) BGP
6 2 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (11.76%) EIGRP
6 2 (11.76%) Internet
6 2 (11.76%) IPsec
6 2 (11.76%) LAN
7 1 (5.88%) SAN
7 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Retail
2 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) ITIL
2 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Management
2 3 (17.65%) Service Management
3 1 (5.88%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (47.06%) CCNP
3 7 (41.18%) CCNA
4 4 (23.53%) CCIE
4 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
5 3 (17.65%) CCSA
5 3 (17.65%) CCSE
5 3 (17.65%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.88%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Cisco
2 10 (58.82%) F5
3 8 (47.06%) CheckPoint
4 4 (23.53%) Sourcefire
5 3 (17.65%) HP
5 3 (17.65%) Infoblox
5 3 (17.65%) Red Box
5 3 (17.65%) SolarWinds
6 1 (5.88%) Fortinet
6 1 (5.88%) Riverbed
6 1 (5.88%) Verint
6 1 (5.88%) VMware
6 1 (5.88%) WatchGuard