The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Basingstoke region that had Network Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 24 23 20
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 17 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 4.78% 4.48% 6.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.12% 4.92% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 11
Median daily rate £229 £400 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.87% +60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £366 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £453 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £305 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.47% -6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.75 £33.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-0.75% +94.11%
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
332 183 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 93.26% 91.04% 88.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 112 107
Median daily rate £400 £390 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +6.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £250 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 10 13
Median hourly rate £18.75 £32.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.30% +132.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.45 £9.00 £12.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £42.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Basingstoke region that featured Network Engineer in the job title.

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 31 May 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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, 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 Basingstoke region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 34 (97.14%) Cisco
2 26 (74.29%) Security Cleared
3 23 (65.71%) Juniper
4 22 (62.86%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (51.43%) Firewall
6 16 (45.71%) DV Cleared
7 11 (31.43%) CCNA
8 10 (28.57%) SC Cleared
9 9 (25.71%) OSPF
9 9 (25.71%) BGP
10 8 (22.86%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (20.00%) CCNP
11 7 (20.00%) Migration
12 6 (17.14%) LAN
12 6 (17.14%) EIGRP
13 5 (14.29%) MPLS
13 5 (14.29%) CheckPoint
13 5 (14.29%) Telecoms
14 4 (11.43%) Cisco IOS
14 4 (11.43%) Network Design
14 4 (11.43%) Change Management
15 3 (8.57%) DWDM
15 3 (8.57%) Alcatel-Lucent
15 3 (8.57%) SDH
15 3 (8.57%) WAN
15 3 (8.57%) ITIL
15 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
15 3 (8.57%) VPN
15 3 (8.57%) Huawei
15 3 (8.57%) VLAN

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 1 (2.86%) AutoCAD
1 1 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 18 (51.43%) Firewall
2 9 (25.71%) BGP
2 9 (25.71%) OSPF
3 8 (22.86%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (17.14%) EIGRP
4 6 (17.14%) LAN
5 5 (14.29%) MPLS
6 4 (11.43%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (8.57%) DWDM
7 3 (8.57%) Junos
7 3 (8.57%) SDH
7 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
7 3 (8.57%) VLAN
7 3 (8.57%) VPN
7 3 (8.57%) WAN
8 2 (5.71%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (5.71%) Cisco PIX
8 2 (5.71%) Network Security
8 2 (5.71%) SNMP
9 1 (2.86%) NGN
General
1 5 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.86%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) Migration
2 4 (11.43%) Change Management
2 4 (11.43%) Network Design
3 3 (8.57%) ITIL
4 2 (5.71%) Network Planning
5 1 (2.86%) Boundary Protection
5 1 (2.86%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.86%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.86%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 26 (74.29%) Security Cleared
2 22 (62.86%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (45.71%) DV Cleared
4 11 (31.43%) CCNA
5 10 (28.57%) SC Cleared
6 7 (20.00%) CCNP
7 2 (5.71%) JNCIA
7 2 (5.71%) JNCIS
8 1 (2.86%) CCDA
8 1 (2.86%) CCDP
8 1 (2.86%) CCIE
8 1 (2.86%) CCSA
8 1 (2.86%) CCSE
8 1 (2.86%) CCVP
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 34 (97.14%) Cisco
2 23 (65.71%) Juniper
3 5 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 3 (8.57%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 3 (8.57%) Ciena
4 3 (8.57%) Huawei
5 2 (5.71%) 3Com
5 2 (5.71%) EMC
5 2 (5.71%) F5
5 2 (5.71%) Nokia
6 1 (2.86%) BT
6 1 (2.86%) Crossbeam
6 1 (2.86%) HP
6 1 (2.86%) Remedy
6 1 (2.86%) VMware