The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 31 31 45
Rank change year-on-year
0 +14
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 4 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.81% 1.03% 1.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.97% 1.08% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £210
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.75 £23.75 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+4.21% -15.17%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
203 185 314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 91.86% 94.87% 95.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 121 132
Average daily rate £325 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £215 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 15 19
Average hourly rate £16.50 £12.75 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% -41.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.88 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £27.59 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Engineer in the job title across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Network Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Network Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Network Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Network Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region that cited Network Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Network Engineer in their job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) LAN
3 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) IP Telephony
4 1 (14.29%) VLAN
4 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 1 (14.29%) Time Management
4 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (14.29%) SaaS
4 1 (14.29%) Verint
4 1 (14.29%) RightFax
4 1 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (14.29%) Juniper
4 1 (14.29%) MPLS
4 1 (14.29%) OSPF
4 1 (14.29%) BGP
4 1 (14.29%) EIGRP
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Firewall
4 1 (14.29%) Wireless
4 1 (14.29%) Frame Relay

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region that cited Network Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Network Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) IP Telephony
3 1 (14.29%) VLAN
3 1 (14.29%) MPLS
3 1 (14.29%) OSPF
3 1 (14.29%) BGP
3 1 (14.29%) EIGRP
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
3 1 (14.29%) Frame Relay
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) VoIP
3 1 (14.29%) WLAN
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
3 1 (14.29%) SNMP
3 1 (14.29%) ATM
3 1 (14.29%) ISDN
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Migration
1 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
1 1 (14.29%) Time Management
1 1 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
1 1 (14.29%) ERP
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) CCNP
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Verint
2 1 (14.29%) RightFax
2 1 (14.29%) Juniper
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix