The median contractor rate for a Network Engineer was £380 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 3 months to 27 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
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 102 87
Rank change year-on-year +1 -15  
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 23 48 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.08% 1.64% 1.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 1.70% 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 27 36
Median daily rate £380 £350 £296
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +18.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £154 £244 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £410 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year - +16.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £20.50 £17.63 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.31% -29.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £30.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year -23.96% -11.02%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in 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
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2073 2823 2765
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 97.05% 96.22% 95.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1292 1938 1733
Median daily rate £389 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.81% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £391 £375
% change year-on-year +2.43% +4.13%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 100 131
Median hourly rate £12.50 £13.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.40% +3.84%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.90 £9.00 £9.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.65 £37.50 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.72
% change year-on-year - +4.66%  

Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Engineer in Yorkshire

Network Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Engineer in Yorkshire

Network Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Network Engineer in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Network Engineer in Yorkshire

Network Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Engineer in Yorkshire

Network Engineer
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
West Yorkshire +10 9 £475 +35.71% 5
North Yorkshire +9 6 £160 -48.80%
South Yorkshire -11 6 £353 +21.55%
Network Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 Yorkshire region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 59 (88.06%) Cisco
2 37 (55.22%) Firewall
3 34 (50.75%) F5
4 29 (43.28%) Cisco Certification
5 26 (38.81%) CheckPoint
6 23 (34.33%) Cisco Nexus
7 22 (32.84%) Cisco ASA
8 21 (31.34%) CCNP
9 20 (29.85%) CCNA
10 19 (28.36%) WAN
11 17 (25.37%) ITIL
12 14 (20.90%) Security Cleared
12 14 (20.90%) LAN
12 14 (20.90%) CCIE
13 13 (19.40%) Wireless
13 13 (19.40%) Network Security
14 12 (17.91%) VPN
15 11 (16.42%) Palo Alto
16 10 (14.93%) SC Cleared
16 10 (14.93%) IPsec
17 9 (13.43%) VLAN
18 8 (11.94%) Load Balancing
18 8 (11.94%) VMware
18 8 (11.94%) Migration
18 8 (11.94%) Telecoms
18 8 (11.94%) Microsoft
18 8 (11.94%) BGP
19 6 (8.96%) CCSE
19 6 (8.96%) Brocade
19 6 (8.96%) Active Directory

Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.48%) Akamai
1 3 (4.48%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 37 (55.22%) Firewall
2 23 (34.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 22 (32.84%) Cisco ASA
4 19 (28.36%) WAN
5 14 (20.90%) LAN
6 13 (19.40%) Network Security
6 13 (19.40%) Wireless
7 12 (17.91%) VPN
8 10 (14.93%) IPsec
9 9 (13.43%) VLAN
10 8 (11.94%) BGP
11 6 (8.96%) Cisco Wireless
11 6 (8.96%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 6 (8.96%) VoIP
12 5 (7.46%) EIGRP
12 5 (7.46%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 4 (5.97%) Cisco IOS
13 4 (5.97%) Internet
13 4 (5.97%) NetScaler
14 3 (4.48%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.46%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (11.94%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.97%) Finance
3 3 (4.48%) Retail
4 2 (2.99%) Banking
4 2 (2.99%) Electronics
4 2 (2.99%) Law
4 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.99%) Marketing
5 1 (1.49%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.49%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.96%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.48%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (4.48%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.49%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.49%) iPad
3 1 (1.49%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.99%) Windows
2 1 (1.49%) CatOS
2 1 (1.49%) Data ONTAP
2 1 (1.49%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.37%) ITIL
2 8 (11.94%) Load Balancing
2 8 (11.94%) Migration
3 6 (8.96%) High Availability
4 5 (7.46%) Change Control
4 5 (7.46%) Incident Management
4 5 (7.46%) Network Design
4 5 (7.46%) Problem Management
5 4 (5.97%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (4.48%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (4.48%) Mentoring
6 3 (4.48%) Service Management
7 2 (2.99%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (2.99%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (2.99%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (2.99%) Identity Management
7 2 (2.99%) Programme Management
7 2 (2.99%) Security Management
8 1 (1.49%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (1.49%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.46%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (43.28%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (31.34%) CCNP
3 20 (29.85%) CCNA
4 14 (20.90%) CCIE
4 14 (20.90%) Security Cleared
5 10 (14.93%) SC Cleared
6 6 (8.96%) CCSE
7 5 (7.46%) CCDA
7 5 (7.46%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (4.48%) CCSA
8 3 (4.48%) CCSP
8 3 (4.48%) Check Point Certification
8 3 (4.48%) JNCIP
9 1 (1.49%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) GPG13
System Software
1 6 (8.96%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.48%) vSphere
3 1 (1.49%) ProxySG
3 1 (1.49%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.49%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (4.48%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (2.99%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (2.99%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (1.49%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 59 (88.06%) Cisco
2 34 (50.75%) F5
3 26 (38.81%) CheckPoint
4 11 (16.42%) Palo Alto
5 8 (11.94%) Microsoft
5 8 (11.94%) VMware
6 6 (8.96%) Brocade
7 5 (7.46%) Infoblox
7 5 (7.46%) SolarWinds
8 4 (5.97%) Aruba
8 4 (5.97%) Blue Coat
8 4 (5.97%) HP
8 4 (5.97%) Juniper
8 4 (5.97%) Samsung
9 3 (4.48%) Extreme Networks
9 3 (4.48%) Red Box
10 2 (2.99%) Meraki
10 2 (2.99%) Nokia
10 2 (2.99%) TippingPoint
10 2 (2.99%) WatchGuard
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