The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Berkshire region that had Network Design Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Design Engineer
South East / Berkshire
Rank 98 120 112
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Network Design Engineer 6 3 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.30% 0.12% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.13% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Median daily rate £400 - £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 - £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 - £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 - -

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
1862 2348 2626
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.71% 92.22% 93.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 883 1267 1309
Median daily rate £417 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.12% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 88 77
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £63.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

Network Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Network Design Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Network Design Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Network Design Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Network Design Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Network Design Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Network Design 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 Network Design Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 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 - 5 £450 -
Slough - 1 £350 -
Network Design Engineer
South East

Network Design Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, Network Design 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 Network Design Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (91.67%) Network Design
2 9 (75.00%) Telecoms
3 8 (66.67%) Cisco
3 8 (66.67%) CCIE
3 8 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (50.00%) CCNP
4 6 (50.00%) VoIP
4 6 (50.00%) Migration
4 6 (50.00%) Unified Communications
5 5 (41.67%) CCNA
6 3 (25.00%) Cisco UCCX
6 3 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (25.00%) Cisco UCCE
7 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
7 2 (16.67%) Firewall
8 1 (8.33%) Electronics
8 1 (8.33%) VMware
8 1 (8.33%) Finance
8 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
8 1 (8.33%) Validation
8 1 (8.33%) 4G
8 1 (8.33%) F5
8 1 (8.33%) Radio Access Network
8 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
8 1 (8.33%) Palo Alto
8 1 (8.33%) Samsung
8 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (8.33%) VoLTE
8 1 (8.33%) Machine to Machine

Network Design 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) Unified Communications
1 6 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (8.33%) 3G
3 1 (8.33%) 4G
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (8.33%) Diameter Protocol
3 1 (8.33%) DNS
3 1 (8.33%) LAN
3 1 (8.33%) LTE
3 1 (8.33%) MPLS
3 1 (8.33%) Network Security
3 1 (8.33%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (8.33%) RANAP
3 1 (8.33%) VoLTE
3 1 (8.33%) VPN
General
1 9 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Electronics
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Machine to Machine
2 1 (8.33%) PKI
2 1 (8.33%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Network Design
2 6 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Validation
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) CCIE
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (50.00%) CCNP
3 5 (41.67%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco UCCE
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (8.33%) F5
2 1 (8.33%) Fortinet
2 1 (8.33%) Nokia
2 1 (8.33%) Palo Alto
2 1 (8.33%) Samsung
2 1 (8.33%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) VMware