The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Basingstoke region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 21 45 31
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 13 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 6.05% 3.29% 1.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.14% 3.39% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 1
Average daily rate £263 £275 £158
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +74.60%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £308
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £29.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £27.50 £22.75
% change year-on-year
-6.36% +20.87%
Job Titles Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
182 236 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 84.65% 97.12% 91.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 129 75
Average daily rate £338 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £240 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 29 12
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -7.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.63 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.85 £37.20 £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
Network Engineer
Hampshire

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 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 14 (82.35%) Cisco
2 10 (58.82%) Telecoms
3 9 (52.94%) MPLS
3 9 (52.94%) Ethernet
3 9 (52.94%) Juniper
4 8 (47.06%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 8 (47.06%) Brocade
5 7 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (41.18%) UNIX
6 6 (35.29%) C
6 6 (35.29%) Perl
6 6 (35.29%) PHP
6 6 (35.29%) Internet
6 6 (35.29%) IPv6
6 6 (35.29%) CCNP
7 5 (29.41%) Degree
7 5 (29.41%) Network Design
7 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
8 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
8 3 (17.65%) BGP
9 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
9 2 (11.76%) EIGRP
9 2 (11.76%) TACACS
9 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
9 2 (11.76%) CCIE
9 2 (11.76%) Nokia
9 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
9 2 (11.76%) VPN
9 2 (11.76%) SSL
9 2 (11.76%) Cisco PIX

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (5.88%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) Ethernet
1 9 (52.94%) MPLS
2 6 (35.29%) IPv6
2 6 (35.29%) Internet
3 3 (17.65%) BGP
4 2 (11.76%) EIGRP
4 2 (11.76%) TACACS
4 2 (11.76%) Firewall
4 2 (11.76%) IPsec
4 2 (11.76%) OSPF
4 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
4 2 (11.76%) VPN
4 2 (11.76%) SSL
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco PIX
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (5.88%) LTE
5 1 (5.88%) Softswitch
5 1 (5.88%) Unified Communications
5 1 (5.88%) IPv4
5 1 (5.88%) ISDN
General
1 10 (58.82%) Telecoms
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) UNIX
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) HPUX
2 1 (5.88%) Solaris
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Network Design
2 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.88%) Project Management
3 1 (5.88%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) C
1 6 (35.29%) Perl
1 6 (35.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (35.29%) CCNP
3 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
3 5 (29.41%) Degree
4 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
5 2 (11.76%) CCIE
6 1 (5.88%) CCNA
6 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Cisco
2 9 (52.94%) Juniper
3 8 (47.06%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 8 (47.06%) Brocade
4 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
4 2 (11.76%) Nokia
5 1 (5.88%) Apple
5 1 (5.88%) VMware
5 1 (5.88%) Sonus
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