Period
to 14 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a SC Cleared Network Engineer was £348 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

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.

Security Check (SC) Clearance Network Engineer
England > South West
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 216 194 194
Rank change year-on-year -22 0 +14
Contract jobs requiring a SC Cleared Network Engineer 18 10 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.28% 0.18% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.19% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 9
South West median daily rate £348 £238 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.40% -26.92% -7.14%
10th Percentile £270 £216 £162
90th Percentile £488 £253 £389
England median daily rate £400 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
South West median hourly rate - £37.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -6.25% -1.23%
England median hourly rate £66.81 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +78.16% +25.00% -25.93%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West. 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
South West
Contract vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 6,193 5,302 5,346
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.98% 95.07% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,960 3,339 3,483
South West median daily rate £425 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £253 £210 £213
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
England median daily rate £460 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 295 255 362
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £26.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.27% +4.76% -12.50%
10th Percentile £11.85 £11.18 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £46.45
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.70 £18.00
% change year-on-year -1.07% +3.89% -

SC Cleared Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings that featured SC Cleared Network Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for SC Cleared Network Engineer in the South West

SC Cleared Network Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SC Cleared Network Engineer in the South West

SC Cleared Network Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SC Cleared Network Engineer in the South West over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SC Cleared Network Engineer in the South West

SC Cleared Network Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SC Cleared Network Engineer in the South West

SC Cleared Network Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared Network Engineer within the South West region over the 6 months to 14 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire -13 14 £325 +44.44% 1
Bristol -19 2 £380 -
Dorset - 1 - -
SC Cleared Network Engineer
England

SC Cleared Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, SC Cleared Network Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South West region featuring SC Cleared Network Engineer in the job title.

1 18 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 18 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (88.89%) Cisco
3 14 (77.78%) Firewall
4 11 (61.11%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (38.89%) Network Security
5 7 (38.89%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (33.33%) OSPF
6 6 (33.33%) Load Balancing
6 6 (33.33%) Palo Alto
7 5 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (22.22%) BGP
8 4 (22.22%) TACACS
8 4 (22.22%) CheckPoint
8 4 (22.22%) Cisco Firepower
9 3 (16.67%) Nokia
9 3 (16.67%) CCNP
9 3 (16.67%) CCNA
9 3 (16.67%) Cisco ISE
10 2 (11.11%) Multicast
10 2 (11.11%) NetScaler
10 2 (11.11%) Software Architecture
10 2 (11.11%) Aruba
10 2 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (11.11%) Citrix
10 2 (11.11%) Juniper
10 2 (11.11%) LAN
10 2 (11.11%) WAN
10 2 (11.11%) MPLS
10 2 (11.11%) Wireless

SC Cleared Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) Confluence
1 1 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (77.78%) Firewall
2 11 (61.11%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (38.89%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (38.89%) Network Security
4 6 (33.33%) OSPF
5 4 (22.22%) BGP
5 4 (22.22%) Cisco Firepower
5 4 (22.22%) TACACS
6 3 (16.67%) Cisco ISE
7 2 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (11.11%) LAN
7 2 (11.11%) MPLS
7 2 (11.11%) Multicast
7 2 (11.11%) NetScaler
7 2 (11.11%) WAN
7 2 (11.11%) Wireless
8 1 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (5.56%) DMVPN
8 1 (5.56%) tcpdump
8 1 (5.56%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (5.56%) JIRA
1 1 (5.56%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (5.56%) Electronics
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.56%) Marketing
1 1 (5.56%) Military
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Spine.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) PKI
2 1 (5.56%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 2 (11.11%) Acceptance Criteria
2 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (11.11%) Software Architecture
3 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.56%) Break/Fix
3 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (5.56%) Critical Thinking
3 1 (5.56%) Decision-Making
3 1 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL
3 1 (5.56%) Network Architecture
3 1 (5.56%) Network Design
3 1 (5.56%) Network Virtualisation
3 1 (5.56%) NsoIT
3 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
3 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.56%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
1 1 (5.56%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 18 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (16.67%) CCNA
3 3 (16.67%) CCNP
4 1 (5.56%) CCSA
4 1 (5.56%) CCSE
4 1 (5.56%) Degree
4 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.56%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) ArcSight ESM
1 1 (5.56%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) Cisco
2 6 (33.33%) Palo Alto
3 4 (22.22%) CheckPoint
4 3 (16.67%) Nokia
5 2 (11.11%) Aerohive Networks
5 2 (11.11%) Aruba
5 2 (11.11%) Citrix
5 2 (11.11%) Juniper
5 2 (11.11%) Meraki
5 2 (11.11%) VMware
6 1 (5.56%) ArcSight
6 1 (5.56%) Atlassian
6 1 (5.56%) Blue Coat
6 1 (5.56%) F5
6 1 (5.56%) Infoblox
6 1 (5.56%) SAP