The median contractor rate for a Network Engineer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Nottingham during the 3 months to 25 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
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 - 37
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 7 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 2.01% - 1.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.08% - 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 2
Median daily rate £375 - £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 - £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 - £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £315
% change year-on-year +5.71% +11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -21.52% +2.85%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham. 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
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 337 418 412
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 96.56% 95.22% 97.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 220 246
Median daily rate £400 £401 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.12% +6.80%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £615 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 5
Median hourly rate £12.23 £10.88 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.41% -25.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £17.50 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Engineer in Nottingham

Network Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Engineer in Nottingham

Network Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Network Engineer in Nottingham over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Network Engineer in Nottingham

Network Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Engineer in Nottingham

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

For the 6 months to 25 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 Nottingham region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (91.67%) Cisco
2 8 (66.67%) Firewall
3 7 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (58.33%) CCNA
4 5 (41.67%) Juniper
4 5 (41.67%) IP Telephony
4 5 (41.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (33.33%) Meraki
5 4 (33.33%) Network Security
5 4 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (33.33%) JNCIA
5 4 (33.33%) Cisco IPT
5 4 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (33.33%) CheckPoint
6 3 (25.00%) Citrix
6 3 (25.00%) SSL
6 3 (25.00%) Finance
6 3 (25.00%) Wireshark
6 3 (25.00%) NetScaler
7 2 (16.67%) Blue Coat
7 2 (16.67%) WAN
7 2 (16.67%) LAN
7 2 (16.67%) CCNP
8 1 (8.33%) Sophos
8 1 (8.33%) SMS
8 1 (8.33%) ITIL
8 1 (8.33%) ADSL
8 1 (8.33%) WAP
8 1 (8.33%) VPN

Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) Firewall
2 5 (41.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (41.67%) IP Telephony
3 4 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (33.33%) Cisco IPT
3 4 (33.33%) Network Security
3 4 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (25.00%) NetScaler
4 3 (25.00%) SSL
4 3 (25.00%) Wireshark
5 2 (16.67%) LAN
5 2 (16.67%) WAN
6 1 (8.33%) ADSL
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (8.33%) PABX
6 1 (8.33%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (8.33%) SMS
6 1 (8.33%) VPN
6 1 (8.33%) WebEx
6 1 (8.33%) Wireless
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Local Government
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (8.33%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (8.33%) ITIL
1 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
1 1 (8.33%) Network Management
1 1 (8.33%) SFIA
1 1 (8.33%) Statistics
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) CCNA
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (33.33%) JNCIA
3 2 (16.67%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Cisco
2 5 (41.67%) Juniper
3 4 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 4 (33.33%) Meraki
4 3 (25.00%) Citrix
5 2 (16.67%) Blue Coat
6 1 (8.33%) Avaya
6 1 (8.33%) F5
6 1 (8.33%) Mitel
6 1 (8.33%) Palo Alto
6 1 (8.33%) Sophos