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 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IP Engineer
Rank 108 101 109
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Contract jobs requiring an IP Engineer 20 32 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.80% 1.12% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 1.21% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £438 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+59.09% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £356 £296 £343
% change year-on-year
+20.25% -13.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £30.00
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
2321 2647 2538
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.33% 92.62% 92.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1221 1379 1283
Median daily rate £400 £388 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 89 95
Median hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £42.50 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IP Engineer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

IP Engineer Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IP Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -2 11 £438 -
Maidenhead - 3 - -
Bracknell -4 1 - -
IP Engineer
South East

IP Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 34 (75.56%) Cisco
2 26 (57.78%) Firewall
3 24 (53.33%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (42.22%) Telecoms
5 16 (35.56%) OSPF
6 15 (33.33%) BGP
6 15 (33.33%) CheckPoint
7 14 (31.11%) Juniper
8 13 (28.89%) CCNP
9 12 (26.67%) CCSE
9 12 (26.67%) Cisco PIX
9 12 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
9 12 (26.67%) F5
10 9 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 9 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
10 9 (20.00%) RIP
11 8 (17.78%) SNMP
11 8 (17.78%) TCP/IP
11 8 (17.78%) Blue Coat
11 8 (17.78%) ProxySG
11 8 (17.78%) CCSA
11 8 (17.78%) FortiGate
11 8 (17.78%) Deep Packet Inspection
11 8 (17.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 8 (17.78%) DDoS Mitigation
11 8 (17.78%) FWSM
11 8 (17.78%) Huawei
12 7 (15.56%) Back Office
12 7 (15.56%) HTTP
12 7 (15.56%) DNS

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 26 (57.78%) Firewall
2 16 (35.56%) OSPF
3 15 (33.33%) BGP
4 12 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
4 12 (26.67%) Cisco PIX
5 9 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 9 (20.00%) RIP
6 8 (17.78%) FWSM
6 8 (17.78%) SNMP
6 8 (17.78%) TCP/IP
7 7 (15.56%) DNS
7 7 (15.56%) HTTP
7 7 (15.56%) MPLS
8 5 (11.11%) BIG-IP
8 5 (11.11%) Broadband
8 5 (11.11%) HTTPS
8 5 (11.11%) SMTP
8 5 (11.11%) VRRP
8 5 (11.11%) Wireshark
General
1 19 (42.22%) Telecoms
2 7 (15.56%) Back Office
3 5 (11.11%) Billing
3 5 (11.11%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.78%) DDoS Mitigation
1 8 (17.78%) Deep Packet Inspection
2 5 (11.11%) CRM
2 5 (11.11%) High Availability
3 4 (8.89%) Load Balancing
3 4 (8.89%) Network Design
4 2 (4.44%) Migration
4 2 (4.44%) Performance Management
5 1 (2.22%) Network Management
5 1 (2.22%) Project Management
5 1 (2.22%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (2.22%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (2.22%) Test Strategy
5 1 (2.22%) Validation
Qualifications
1 24 (53.33%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (28.89%) CCNP
3 12 (26.67%) CCSE
4 8 (17.78%) CCSA
5 7 (15.56%) CCIE
6 5 (11.11%) CISSP
7 4 (8.89%) CCNA
8 2 (4.44%) JNCIE
8 2 (4.44%) JNCIP
8 2 (4.44%) JNCIS
9 1 (2.22%) BC Cleared
9 1 (2.22%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
9 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (17.78%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 8 (17.78%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 34 (75.56%) Cisco
2 15 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 14 (31.11%) Juniper
4 12 (26.67%) F5
5 8 (17.78%) Blue Coat
5 8 (17.78%) Huawei
6 5 (11.11%) BT
7 2 (4.44%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.22%) GENBAND