The median contractor rate for a Network Engineer was £313 per day in advertised job vacancies in Nottinghamshire 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
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
Rank 38 53 35
Rank change year-on-year +15 -18  
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 10 1 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 2.54% 0.18% 2.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.58% 0.18% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 4
Median daily rate £313 - £308
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 - £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £343 - £411
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £350 £313
% change year-on-year -3.57% +12.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £19.94 - £22.50
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 Nottinghamshire. 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
Nottinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 387 541 435
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 98.22% 96.09% 98.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 261 214
Median daily rate £365 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.59% +5.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 20 28
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.25 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.75% -1.61%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.04 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.80 £47.50 £19.25
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 Nottinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Engineer in Nottinghamshire

Network Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Engineer in Nottinghamshire

Network Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Engineer in Nottinghamshire

Network Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

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 Nottinghamshire 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
Nottingham +13 5 £313 - 1
Network Engineer
East Midlands

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

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 Nottinghamshire region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (94.44%) Cisco
1 17 (94.44%) Firewall
1 17 (94.44%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (72.22%) CCNA
3 12 (66.67%) IP Telephony
4 11 (61.11%) Juniper
5 9 (50.00%) CCNP
5 9 (50.00%) Cisco IPT
6 8 (44.44%) Wi-Fi
7 7 (38.89%) ITIL
7 7 (38.89%) Video Conferencing
7 7 (38.89%) JNCIA
7 7 (38.89%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (38.89%) Meraki
8 6 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (27.78%) Cisco CUCM
9 5 (27.78%) DBS Check
10 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
10 4 (22.22%) Service Design
10 4 (22.22%) Fault Management
10 4 (22.22%) SLA
10 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
10 4 (22.22%) Computacenter
11 2 (11.11%) Mitel
11 2 (11.11%) Handset
11 2 (11.11%) NHS
11 2 (11.11%) Local Government
12 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (5.56%) PABX
12 1 (5.56%) ITIL V3

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 17 (94.44%) Firewall
2 12 (66.67%) IP Telephony
3 9 (50.00%) Cisco IPT
4 8 (44.44%) Wi-Fi
5 7 (38.89%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (5.56%) ADSL
7 1 (5.56%) DNS
7 1 (5.56%) LAN
7 1 (5.56%) PABX
7 1 (5.56%) VoIP
7 1 (5.56%) VPN
7 1 (5.56%) WAN
7 1 (5.56%) WebEx
7 1 (5.56%) Wireless
General
1 2 (11.11%) Local Government
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (11.11%) Handset
2 2 (11.11%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Unix
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) ITIL
2 4 (22.22%) Fault Management
2 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
2 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
2 4 (22.22%) Service Design
3 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL V3
3 1 (5.56%) SFIA
3 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.56%) Statistics
Qualifications
1 17 (94.44%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (72.22%) CCNA
3 9 (50.00%) CCNP
4 7 (38.89%) JNCIA
5 5 (27.78%) DBS Check
6 1 (5.56%) Degree
6 1 (5.56%) HND
6 1 (5.56%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 17 (94.44%) Cisco
2 11 (61.11%) Juniper
3 7 (38.89%) Meraki
4 4 (22.22%) Computacenter
5 2 (11.11%) Mitel
6 1 (5.56%) Avaya
6 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
6 1 (5.56%) Citrix
6 1 (5.56%) VMware