The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had IP 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
IP Engineer
UK / England
Rank 564 562 521
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -41
Contract jobs requiring an IP Engineer 15 50 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.036% 0.10% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.11% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 27 11
Median daily rate £350 £301 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.47% -17.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £235 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £393 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £269 £300 £286
% change year-on-year
-10.33% +4.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £44.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
39661 45341 45243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.70% 95.08% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 26048 29636 28290
Median daily rate £425 £422 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.83% +5.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1399 1520 1797
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £49.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

IP Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

IP Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

IP Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

IP Engineer Daily Rate Trend in England

IP Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IP Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

IP Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in England

IP Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

IP Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in England

IP Engineer
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England 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
South East -7 11 £218 -24.17%
London +24 3 £400 +12.12%
Yorkshire +16 1 £320 +4.83%
IP Engineer
UK

IP Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 England region featuring IP Engineer in the job title.

1 22 (68.75%) Telecoms
2 21 (65.63%) Cisco
3 15 (46.88%) MPLS
4 14 (43.75%) OSPF
5 13 (40.63%) Juniper
5 13 (40.63%) BGP
5 13 (40.63%) TCP/IP
6 11 (34.38%) Huawei
7 10 (31.25%) DNS
8 9 (28.13%) SNMP
8 9 (28.13%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (25.00%) CRM
9 8 (25.00%) Broadband
10 7 (21.88%) CCNA
11 5 (15.63%) Network Design
11 5 (15.63%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (15.63%) ITIL
12 4 (12.50%) IPv6
12 4 (12.50%) CCNP
12 4 (12.50%) Nortel
12 4 (12.50%) Internet
12 4 (12.50%) Firewall
12 4 (12.50%) HSRP
12 4 (12.50%) PABX
12 4 (12.50%) DMS-100
12 4 (12.50%) VPLS
12 4 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
13 3 (9.38%) F5
13 3 (9.38%) Q.931
13 3 (9.38%) Migration

IP Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.13%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 15 (46.88%) MPLS
2 14 (43.75%) OSPF
3 13 (40.63%) BGP
3 13 (40.63%) TCP/IP
4 10 (31.25%) DNS
5 9 (28.13%) SNMP
6 8 (25.00%) Broadband
7 5 (15.63%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (12.50%) DMS-100
8 4 (12.50%) Firewall
8 4 (12.50%) HSRP
8 4 (12.50%) Internet
8 4 (12.50%) IPv6
8 4 (12.50%) PABX
8 4 (12.50%) VPLS
9 3 (9.38%) DPNSS
9 3 (9.38%) ICMP
9 3 (9.38%) ISDN
9 3 (9.38%) Q.931
10 2 (6.25%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) MySQL
General
1 22 (68.75%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
3 1 (3.13%) Back Office
3 1 (3.13%) Billing
3 1 (3.13%) Marketing
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) RFC 2547
2 1 (3.13%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.13%) Machine to Machine
2 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.13%) PKI
2 1 (3.13%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Linux
1 1 (3.13%) Unix
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) CRM
2 5 (15.63%) ITIL
2 5 (15.63%) Network Design
3 4 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (9.38%) Migration
4 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2
5 2 (6.25%) Business Development
5 2 (6.25%) Capacity Management
5 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.25%) Functional Testing
5 2 (6.25%) High Availability
5 2 (6.25%) Information Security
5 2 (6.25%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.13%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.13%) Change Management
6 1 (3.13%) Presales
6 1 (3.13%) Project Management
6 1 (3.13%) Service Management
6 1 (3.13%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (21.88%) CCNA
3 4 (12.50%) CCNP
4 3 (9.38%) CCDA
5 2 (6.25%) CCIP
5 2 (6.25%) JNCIA
6 1 (3.13%) CCIE
6 1 (3.13%) Degree
6 1 (3.13%) HND
6 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 21 (65.63%) Cisco
2 13 (40.63%) Juniper
3 11 (34.38%) Huawei
4 4 (12.50%) Nortel
5 3 (9.38%) F5
6 2 (6.25%) BT
6 2 (6.25%) Meraki
6 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
6 2 (6.25%) Nokia
7 1 (3.13%) Fortinet
7 1 (3.13%) Remedy