The median contractor rate for a Network Engineer was £380 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 29 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.

Network Engineer
South East / Surrey
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 67 68
Rank change year-on-year -15 +1  
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 15 31 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.26% 2.38% 1.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% 2.48% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 19
Median daily rate £380 £383 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.65% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £250 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £350 £313
% change year-on-year -3.57% +12.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 1
Median hourly rate £13.00 £21.25 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.82% +14.86%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year - -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 Surrey. 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
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1120 1251 1360
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 94.28% 96.16% 95.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 722 813 737
Median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £540 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 98 60
Median hourly rate £15.00 £30.00 £25.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +16.73%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.13 £51.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Engineer in Surrey

Network Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Engineer in Surrey

Network Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Network Engineer in Surrey over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Network Engineer in Surrey

Network Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Engineer in Surrey

Network Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Network Engineer in Surrey over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Network Engineer in Surrey

Network Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 29 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
Woking - 3 £380 - 1
Chertsey - 2 - -
Dorking - 1 - -
Network Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 Surrey region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 23 (69.70%) Cisco
1 23 (69.70%) Firewall
2 20 (60.61%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (42.42%) Network Security
4 13 (39.39%) Juniper
4 13 (39.39%) VPN
5 12 (36.36%) CheckPoint
5 12 (36.36%) F5
6 10 (30.30%) Data Centre
6 10 (30.30%) Palo Alto
6 10 (30.30%) CCNA
6 10 (30.30%) Blue Coat
7 9 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (27.27%) CCNP
7 9 (27.27%) ITIL
7 9 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
8 8 (24.24%) DNS
8 8 (24.24%) PCI DSS
9 7 (21.21%) TippingPoint
9 7 (21.21%) Windows
9 7 (21.21%) WAN
9 7 (21.21%) Service Management
9 7 (21.21%) Finance
9 7 (21.21%) Network Architecture
10 6 (18.18%) FireEye
10 6 (18.18%) Change Management
10 6 (18.18%) Project Management
10 6 (18.18%) TCP/IP
10 6 (18.18%) LAN
10 6 (18.18%) VoIP

Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 (3.03%) Confluence
1 1 (3.03%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.06%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 23 (69.70%) Firewall
2 14 (42.42%) Network Security
3 13 (39.39%) VPN
4 9 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (24.24%) DNS
6 7 (21.21%) WAN
7 6 (18.18%) LAN
7 6 (18.18%) TCP/IP
7 6 (18.18%) VoIP
8 5 (15.15%) BGP
8 5 (15.15%) MPLS
9 4 (12.12%) DHCP
9 4 (12.12%) OSPF
9 4 (12.12%) SSL
9 4 (12.12%) Wireless
10 3 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (9.09%) IPsec
10 3 (9.09%) Spanning Tree
10 3 (9.09%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.03%) JIRA
1 1 (3.03%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (3.03%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (21.21%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Local Government
2 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.03%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) 802.1X
2 1 (3.03%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Data Centre
2 5 (15.15%) Driving Licence
3 2 (6.06%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.03%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) Windows
2 3 (9.09%) Linux
2 3 (9.09%) Unix
2 3 (9.09%) Windows Server
2 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.06%) Windows 8
3 2 (6.06%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) ITIL
2 7 (21.21%) Network Architecture
2 7 (21.21%) Service Management
3 6 (18.18%) Change Management
3 6 (18.18%) Project Management
4 4 (12.12%) Internal Audit
5 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (6.06%) High Availability
5 2 (6.06%) Information Security
5 2 (6.06%) Load Balancing
5 2 (6.06%) Migration
6 1 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.03%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.03%) Information Management
6 1 (3.03%) Network Design
6 1 (3.03%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (3.03%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (3.03%) Scrum
6 1 (3.03%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 20 (60.61%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (30.30%) CCNA
3 9 (27.27%) CCNP
4 6 (18.18%) CCIE
4 6 (18.18%) CCSP
5 4 (12.12%) CCDP
6 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
7 2 (6.06%) JNCIP
7 2 (6.06%) MCP
7 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
8 1 (3.03%) CCDA
8 1 (3.03%) CCIP
8 1 (3.03%) CISSP
8 1 (3.03%) GCIH
8 1 (3.03%) GIAC
8 1 (3.03%) JNCIE
8 1 (3.03%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (24.24%) PCI DSS
2 6 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (6.06%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.03%) ISA Server
3 1 (3.03%) ProxySG
3 1 (3.03%) vCloud
3 1 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) FortiGate
1 1 (3.03%) Forum Sentry
1 1 (3.03%) Nagios
1 1 (3.03%) Puppet
1 1 (3.03%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 23 (69.70%) Cisco
2 13 (39.39%) Juniper
3 12 (36.36%) CheckPoint
3 12 (36.36%) F5
4 10 (30.30%) Blue Coat
4 10 (30.30%) Palo Alto
5 7 (21.21%) TippingPoint
6 6 (18.18%) FireEye
7 5 (15.15%) VMware
8 3 (9.09%) Riverbed
9 2 (6.06%) Apple
9 2 (6.06%) Aruba
9 2 (6.06%) Citrix
9 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
10 1 (3.03%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 1 (3.03%) AlienVault
10 1 (3.03%) LogLogic
10 1 (3.03%) Oracle
10 1 (3.03%) Radianz
10 1 (3.03%) SolarWinds
Woking
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Rate: £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum (3 year contract)
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
TRG
Rate: 35000-45000 Per Annum (3 year contract)
Posted: 15 days ago