The median contractor rate for a Network Engineer was £264 per day in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 3 months to 23 April 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 West / Wiltshire
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 46 52
Rank change year-on-year +4 +6  
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 20 16 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 3.00% 2.36% 1.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.17% 2.48% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 4
Median daily rate £264 £375 £281
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.66% +33.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £375 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £375 £314
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £350 £300
% change year-on-year -3.57% +16.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £38.50 £27.50 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.00% -33.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £31.25 £33.75
% change year-on-year -20.00% -7.40%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. 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
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 631 645 699
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 94.74% 94.99% 95.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 409 433 446
Median daily rate £413 £366 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.62% -8.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 30 24
Median hourly rate £38.50 £27.50 £16.91
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.00% +62.60%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.85 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.28 £16.70
% change year-on-year -4.24% +9.43%  

Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Engineer in Wiltshire

Network Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Engineer in Wiltshire

Network Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Network Engineer in Wiltshire over the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Network Engineer in Wiltshire

Network Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Engineer in Wiltshire

Network Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
Swindon +1 10 £239 +3.80%
Chippenham - 1 £375 - 1
Corsham - 1 - - 1
Trowbridge - 1 £120 -
Network Engineer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Wiltshire region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 27 (81.82%) Cisco
2 22 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (54.55%) Firewall
4 17 (51.52%) CCNA
5 15 (45.45%) Security Cleared
6 12 (36.36%) CCNP
7 11 (33.33%) Wireless
8 10 (30.30%) LAN
8 10 (30.30%) WAN
8 10 (30.30%) Load Balancing
9 8 (24.24%) SC Cleared
9 8 (24.24%) VPN
9 8 (24.24%) DNS
10 7 (21.21%) Migration
11 6 (18.18%) Network Security
11 6 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
12 5 (15.15%) F5
12 5 (15.15%) Data Centre
12 5 (15.15%) VLAN
12 5 (15.15%) vSphere
12 5 (15.15%) Wi-Fi
12 5 (15.15%) TCP/IP
12 5 (15.15%) CheckPoint
13 4 (12.12%) Juniper
13 4 (12.12%) Nokia
13 4 (12.12%) C
13 4 (12.12%) Citrix
13 4 (12.12%) DV Cleared
13 4 (12.12%) SIEM
13 4 (12.12%) NetScaler

Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 1 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 18 (54.55%) Firewall
2 11 (33.33%) Wireless
3 10 (30.30%) LAN
3 10 (30.30%) WAN
4 8 (24.24%) DNS
4 8 (24.24%) VPN
5 6 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (18.18%) Network Security
6 5 (15.15%) TCP/IP
6 5 (15.15%) VLAN
6 5 (15.15%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (12.12%) NetScaler
8 3 (9.09%) Broadband
8 3 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (9.09%) TACACS
9 2 (6.06%) DHCP
9 2 (6.06%) MPLS
9 2 (6.06%) SNMP
9 2 (6.06%) SSL
10 1 (3.03%) FTP
General
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Electronics
2 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.03%) Marketing
2 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Windows
2 2 (6.06%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) Load Balancing
2 7 (21.21%) Migration
3 4 (12.12%) SIEM
4 3 (9.09%) Demand Management
4 3 (9.09%) Identity Access Management
4 3 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (9.09%) Project Management
5 2 (6.06%) ITIL
5 2 (6.06%) Proactive Monitoring
5 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.03%) Data Encryption
6 1 (3.03%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.03%) Network Architecture
6 1 (3.03%) Network Design
6 1 (3.03%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (3.03%) Network Segmentation
6 1 (3.03%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) C
2 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (51.52%) CCNA
3 15 (45.45%) Security Cleared
4 12 (36.36%) CCNP
5 8 (24.24%) SC Cleared
6 4 (12.12%) DV Cleared
7 2 (6.06%) JNCIA
8 1 (3.03%) CCIE
8 1 (3.03%) HNC
8 1 (3.03%) JNCIS
8 1 (3.03%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) SLA
2 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) vSphere
2 3 (9.09%) ProxySG
3 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 27 (81.82%) Cisco
2 5 (15.15%) CheckPoint
2 5 (15.15%) F5
3 4 (12.12%) Citrix
3 4 (12.12%) Juniper
3 4 (12.12%) Nokia
4 3 (9.09%) Blue Coat
4 3 (9.09%) VMware
5 2 (6.06%) ArcSight
5 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.06%) WatchGuard
6 1 (3.03%) Aruba
6 1 (3.03%) Intel Security
6 1 (3.03%) Meraki
6 1 (3.03%) SAP
6 1 (3.03%) SolarWinds
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