The median contractor rate for a Senior Network Support Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 30 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.

Senior Network Support Engineer
UK
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 638 624
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Network Support Engineer 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.004% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.004% 0.002%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £335 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £280 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 43148 51543 50918
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.77% 95.22% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 28028 33436 30785
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1488 1586 2043
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.70% +5.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76%  

Senior Network Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Network Support Engineer in the UK

Senior Network Support Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Network Support Engineer in the UK

Senior Network Support Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior Network Support Engineer in the UK

Senior Network Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, Senior Network Support 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 featuring Senior Network Support Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (88.89%) Cisco
1 8 (88.89%) CheckPoint
2 7 (77.78%) DMZ
2 7 (77.78%) WAN
2 7 (77.78%) Wireless
3 6 (66.67%) Asset Management
3 6 (66.67%) HSRP
3 6 (66.67%) IPsec
3 6 (66.67%) Firewall
3 6 (66.67%) VPN
3 6 (66.67%) VRRP
3 6 (66.67%) OSPF
3 6 (66.67%) Spanning Tree
4 5 (55.56%) CCSA
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
5 3 (33.33%) LAN
5 3 (33.33%) VoIP
5 3 (33.33%) Investment Management
6 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
6 2 (22.22%) CCNP
6 2 (22.22%) Finance
6 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (11.11%) BMC
7 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
7 1 (11.11%) Service Management
7 1 (11.11%) TOWER Software
7 1 (11.11%) CCNA
7 1 (11.11%) HP
7 1 (11.11%) IBM
7 1 (11.11%) Microsoft

Senior Network Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) DMZ
1 7 (77.78%) WAN
1 7 (77.78%) Wireless
2 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 6 (66.67%) HSRP
2 6 (66.67%) IPsec
2 6 (66.67%) OSPF
2 6 (66.67%) Spanning Tree
2 6 (66.67%) VPN
2 6 (66.67%) VRRP
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
3 3 (33.33%) LAN
3 3 (33.33%) VoIP
4 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 1 (11.11%) BIG-IP
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (11.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Asset Management
2 3 (33.33%) Investment Management
3 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
3 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
3 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) CCSA
2 2 (22.22%) CCNP
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (11.11%) CCNA
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) KVM
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (11.11%) Postfix
1 1 (11.11%) Squid
1 1 (11.11%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (11.11%) Xen
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) CheckPoint
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Aruba
2 1 (11.11%) Blue Coat
2 1 (11.11%) BMC
2 1 (11.11%) F5
2 1 (11.11%) Fortinet
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) Intel Security
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
2 1 (11.11%) Remedy
2 1 (11.11%) TOWER Software