The median contractor rate for a Network Design Engineer was £438 per day in advertised job vacancies in Telford during the 3 months to 27 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 Design Engineer
Shropshire / Telford
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 46 17
Rank change year-on-year +10 -29  
Contract jobs requiring a Network Design Engineer 4 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Telford 2.61% 2.03% 2.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.78% 2.12% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Median daily rate £438 £358 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.37% +8.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £340 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £376 £374
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +21.42% -12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year - -5.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Telford. 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
Telford
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 144 283 83
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Telford 94.12% 95.61% 97.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 118 21
Median daily rate £510 £415 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.89% +7.79%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £363 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £10.15 £25.12 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -59.59% +47.76%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Network Design Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Telford

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Design Engineer in Telford

Network Design Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Telford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Design Engineer in Telford

Network Design Engineer Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, Network Design 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 Telford region featuring Network Design Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) Network Design
1 6 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 3 (50.00%) WAN Optimisation
2 3 (50.00%) FortiGate
2 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (50.00%) Aruba
2 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Wireless
2 3 (50.00%) Workflow
2 3 (50.00%) OSPF
2 3 (50.00%) McAfee
2 3 (50.00%) BGP
2 3 (50.00%) Nokia
2 3 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills

Network Design Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Telford 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 2 (33.33%) Oracle Workflow
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) BGP
2 3 (50.00%) OSPF
2 3 (50.00%) VPN
2 3 (50.00%) Wireless
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Network Design
2 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (50.00%) WAN Optimisation
2 3 (50.00%) Workflow
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) Aruba
2 3 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 3 (50.00%) McAfee
2 3 (50.00%) Nokia