The median contractor rate for a Network Engineer was £430 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 26 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 Engineer
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 90 92
Rank change year-on-year +4 +2  
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 17 30 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.19% 1.48% 1.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 1.54% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 17 16
Median daily rate £430 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £315 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £425 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £315
% change year-on-year +5.71% +11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £23.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -23.61% +2.85%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1392 1948 2014
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.68% 96.29% 95.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 937 1345 1389
Median daily rate £395 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £517 £538 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 39 62
Median hourly rate £15.86 £14.00 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.28% +2.97%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £10.20 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.27 £22.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Engineer in West Yorkshire

Network Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Engineer in West Yorkshire

Network Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Network Engineer in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Network Engineer in West Yorkshire

Network Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Engineer in West Yorkshire

Network Engineer
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Leeds +9 14 £430 +10.25% 2
Bradford - 1 - - 2
Wakefield - 1 - -
Network Engineer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 19 (76.00%) Cisco
2 18 (72.00%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 14 (56.00%) Firewall
5 12 (48.00%) F5
6 11 (44.00%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (44.00%) CCNP
7 8 (32.00%) Data Centre
7 8 (32.00%) BGP
8 7 (28.00%) EIGRP
8 7 (28.00%) Migration
8 7 (28.00%) CheckPoint
9 6 (24.00%) CCIE
9 6 (24.00%) Fortinet
10 5 (20.00%) Marketing
10 5 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 5 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
10 5 (20.00%) vSphere
10 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
10 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
10 5 (20.00%) Palo Alto
10 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 5 (20.00%) CCNA
10 5 (20.00%) WAN
10 5 (20.00%) SAP
10 5 (20.00%) Manufacturing
10 5 (20.00%) Electronics
10 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
10 5 (20.00%) Finance

Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (16.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 15 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 14 (56.00%) Firewall
3 11 (44.00%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (32.00%) BGP
5 7 (28.00%) EIGRP
6 5 (20.00%) WAN
7 4 (16.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 4 (16.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 3 (12.00%) DWDM
8 3 (12.00%) MPLS
8 3 (12.00%) Network Security
8 3 (12.00%) Spanning Tree
8 3 (12.00%) VLAN
8 3 (12.00%) VoIP
8 3 (12.00%) VPN
9 2 (8.00%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (8.00%) Cisco ISE
9 2 (8.00%) LAN
9 2 (8.00%) Wireless
9 2 (8.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (20.00%) Electronics
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
1 5 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 5 (20.00%) Marketing
1 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.00%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.00%) DataPower
3 1 (4.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
1 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.00%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Migration
2 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 5 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 4 (16.00%) GAP Analysis
3 4 (16.00%) Load Balancing
3 4 (16.00%) Network Design
3 4 (16.00%) TDD
4 2 (8.00%) Identity Management
4 2 (8.00%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (8.00%) Security Management
5 1 (4.00%) Change Control
5 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.00%) ITIL
5 1 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.00%) Network Architecture
5 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) C
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (72.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (44.00%) CCNP
3 6 (24.00%) CCIE
4 5 (20.00%) CCNA
4 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.00%) CCDA
5 1 (4.00%) CCVP
5 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) vSphere
2 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) ProxySG
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) FortiGate
2 2 (8.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (4.00%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (4.00%) OPNET
3 1 (4.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 19 (76.00%) Cisco
2 12 (48.00%) F5
3 7 (28.00%) CheckPoint
4 6 (24.00%) Fortinet
5 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (20.00%) Palo Alto
5 5 (20.00%) SAP
5 5 (20.00%) VMware
6 4 (16.00%) Blue Coat
7 3 (12.00%) BT
8 2 (8.00%) HP
8 2 (8.00%) Nokia
8 2 (8.00%) Symantec
9 1 (4.00%) 3Com
9 1 (4.00%) BMC
9 1 (4.00%) Forcepoint
9 1 (4.00%) IBM
9 1 (4.00%) Juniper
9 1 (4.00%) McAfee
9 1 (4.00%) Motorola
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