The median contractor rate for a Senior Network Engineer was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Network Engineer
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 101 103 -
Rank change year-on-year +2 -  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Network Engineer 2 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.15% 0.21% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Median daily rate £500 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.85% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £45.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +2.22% +80.00%  

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 1297 1830 1703
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 96.72% 96.11% 95.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 844 1240 1076
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 69 86
Median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.07 £8.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £23.00 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Senior Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Network Engineer in West Yorkshire

Senior 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 Senior Network Engineer in West Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Network Engineer in West Yorkshire

Senior 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 Senior Network Engineer within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 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
Leeds +3 2 £500 +42.85% 1
Senior Network Engineer
Yorkshire

Senior Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Senior 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 Senior Network Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) F5
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
4 2 (28.57%) CCNP
4 2 (28.57%) VPN
4 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (28.57%) SAP
4 2 (28.57%) OSPF
4 2 (28.57%) BGP
4 2 (28.57%) EIGRP
4 2 (28.57%) IPsec
4 2 (28.57%) Electronics
4 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
4 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) vSphere
4 2 (28.57%) Palo Alto
4 2 (28.57%) Network Design
4 2 (28.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (28.57%) VLAN
4 2 (28.57%) Marketing
4 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
4 2 (28.57%) Digital Marketing

Senior Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Nexus
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) BGP
2 2 (28.57%) EIGRP
2 2 (28.57%) IPsec
2 2 (28.57%) OSPF
2 2 (28.57%) VLAN
2 2 (28.57%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (14.29%) DWDM
3 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (14.29%) Internet
3 1 (14.29%) MPLS
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
3 1 (14.29%) WLAN
General
1 2 (28.57%) Electronics
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
1 2 (28.57%) Marketing
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (14.29%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
1 2 (28.57%) Network Design
1 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
2 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) CCNP
3 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) CCIE
4 1 (14.29%) CCNA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) vSphere
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (14.29%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) F5
3 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
4 2 (28.57%) Palo Alto
4 2 (28.57%) SAP
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
5 1 (14.29%) Aruba
5 1 (14.29%) BT
5 1 (14.29%) CyberArk
5 1 (14.29%) Fortinet
5 1 (14.29%) Juniper
5 1 (14.29%) LogRhythm
5 1 (14.29%) Nokia
5 1 (14.29%) Samsung