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 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 25 28 23
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 14 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 4.27% 2.84% 5.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.53% 2.96% 6.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 12
Average daily rate £225 £439 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.71% +67.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £400 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £453 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £323
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £35.00 £17.64
% change year-on-year
-17.14% +98.41%
Network Engineer
Hampshire

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
309 203 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 94.21% 96.21% 89.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 100 109
Average daily rate £358 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.62% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £275 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £475 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 12 14
Average hourly rate £17.45 £42.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.45% +200.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £9.00 £11.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £42.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Network Engineer Daily Rate Histogram 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 April 2016, 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 36 (94.74%) Cisco
2 27 (71.05%) Cisco Certification
3 24 (63.16%) Juniper
4 22 (57.89%) Security Cleared
5 20 (52.63%) Firewall
6 16 (42.11%) CCNA
7 15 (39.47%) DV Cleared
8 13 (34.21%) Cisco ASA
9 12 (31.58%) CCNP
10 11 (28.95%) OSPF
10 11 (28.95%) BGP
11 8 (21.05%) EIGRP
11 8 (21.05%) LAN
11 8 (21.05%) Telecoms
12 7 (18.42%) CheckPoint
12 7 (18.42%) SC Cleared
13 6 (15.79%) Migration
13 6 (15.79%) VLAN
14 5 (13.16%) Cisco IOS
14 5 (13.16%) Change Management
14 5 (13.16%) DWDM
14 5 (13.16%) MPLS
14 5 (13.16%) SDH
14 5 (13.16%) WAN
15 4 (10.53%) ITIL
15 4 (10.53%) VPN
15 4 (10.53%) Alcatel-Lucent
15 4 (10.53%) Wireless
15 4 (10.53%) Huawei
15 4 (10.53%) Network Design

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.63%) AutoCAD
1 1 (2.63%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 20 (52.63%) Firewall
2 13 (34.21%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (28.95%) BGP
3 11 (28.95%) OSPF
4 8 (21.05%) EIGRP
4 8 (21.05%) LAN
5 6 (15.79%) VLAN
6 5 (13.16%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (13.16%) DWDM
6 5 (13.16%) MPLS
6 5 (13.16%) SDH
6 5 (13.16%) WAN
7 4 (10.53%) Network Security
7 4 (10.53%) VPN
7 4 (10.53%) Wireless
8 3 (7.89%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (7.89%) Junos
9 2 (5.26%) Cisco PIX
9 2 (5.26%) FWSM
10 1 (2.63%) NGN
General
1 8 (21.05%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.26%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.79%) Migration
2 5 (13.16%) Change Management
3 4 (10.53%) ITIL
3 4 (10.53%) Network Design
4 3 (7.89%) Network Planning
5 1 (2.63%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.63%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.63%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 27 (71.05%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (57.89%) Security Cleared
3 16 (42.11%) CCNA
4 15 (39.47%) DV Cleared
5 12 (31.58%) CCNP
6 7 (18.42%) SC Cleared
7 2 (5.26%) CCSA
7 2 (5.26%) CCSE
7 2 (5.26%) JNCIA
7 2 (5.26%) JNCIS
8 1 (2.63%) CCDA
8 1 (2.63%) CCDP
8 1 (2.63%) CCIE
8 1 (2.63%) CCVP
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 36 (94.74%) Cisco
2 24 (63.16%) Juniper
3 7 (18.42%) CheckPoint
4 4 (10.53%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 4 (10.53%) Ciena
4 4 (10.53%) Huawei
5 3 (7.89%) HP
6 2 (5.26%) Crossbeam
6 2 (5.26%) F5
6 2 (5.26%) Nokia
7 1 (2.63%) BT
7 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.63%) Remedy
7 1 (2.63%) VMware
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