The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Berkshire region that had IP Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IP Engineer
Rank - 112 94
Contract jobs requiring an IP Engineer 0 16 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.65% 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.69% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 8
Median daily rate - £208 £253
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -17.82%
UK excluding London median daily rate £295 £233 £364
% change year-on-year
+26.88% -36.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
IP Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire 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
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1991 2308 2295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 91.41% 93.21% 93.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1091 1295 1129
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £508 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 107 88
Median hourly rate £16.00 £21.55 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.75% +23.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £42.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

IP Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

IP Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

IP Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

IP Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

IP Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

IP Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

IP Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IP 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 Berkshire region featuring IP Engineer in the job title.

1 16 (94.12%) Cisco
2 15 (88.24%) Firewall
3 14 (82.35%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (76.47%) CheckPoint
5 12 (70.59%) CCSE
5 12 (70.59%) Cisco PIX
5 12 (70.59%) Cisco ASA
5 12 (70.59%) F5
6 9 (52.94%) FortiGate
6 9 (52.94%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 9 (52.94%) Deep Packet Inspection
6 9 (52.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 9 (52.94%) DDoS Mitigation
6 9 (52.94%) FWSM
6 9 (52.94%) Blue Coat
6 9 (52.94%) ProxySG
6 9 (52.94%) CCSA
6 9 (52.94%) OSPF
6 9 (52.94%) BGP
6 9 (52.94%) CCNP
7 7 (41.18%) SNMP
8 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
8 6 (35.29%) DNS
8 6 (35.29%) HTTPS
8 6 (35.29%) SMTP
8 6 (35.29%) HTTP
8 6 (35.29%) RIP
8 6 (35.29%) CISSP
8 6 (35.29%) VRRP
8 6 (35.29%) Telecoms

IP Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 15 (88.24%) Firewall
2 12 (70.59%) Cisco ASA
2 12 (70.59%) Cisco PIX
3 9 (52.94%) BGP
3 9 (52.94%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 9 (52.94%) FWSM
3 9 (52.94%) OSPF
4 7 (41.18%) SNMP
5 6 (35.29%) BIG-IP
5 6 (35.29%) DNS
5 6 (35.29%) HTTP
5 6 (35.29%) HTTPS
5 6 (35.29%) RIP
5 6 (35.29%) SMTP
5 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
5 6 (35.29%) VRRP
5 6 (35.29%) Wireshark
6 5 (29.41%) Broadband
6 5 (29.41%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (11.76%) Radio Access Network
General
1 6 (35.29%) Telecoms
2 5 (29.41%) Billing
2 5 (29.41%) Retail
3 2 (11.76%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) DDoS Mitigation
1 9 (52.94%) Deep Packet Inspection
2 6 (35.29%) High Availability
2 6 (35.29%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 6 (35.29%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 5 (29.41%) CRM
4 3 (17.65%) Load Balancing
5 2 (11.76%) Network Design
5 2 (11.76%) Performance Management
6 1 (5.88%) Network Management
6 1 (5.88%) Risk Assessment
Qualifications
1 14 (82.35%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (70.59%) CCSE
3 9 (52.94%) CCNP
3 9 (52.94%) CCSA
4 6 (35.29%) CISSP
5 4 (23.53%) CCIE
6 2 (11.76%) JNCIE
7 1 (5.88%) JNCIP
7 1 (5.88%) JNCIS
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 9 (52.94%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) Cisco
2 13 (76.47%) CheckPoint
3 12 (70.59%) F5
4 9 (52.94%) Blue Coat
5 4 (23.53%) Juniper
6 2 (11.76%) Fortinet