The table below looks at the statistics for the IP Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IP Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IP Engineer
Rank 527 528 489
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -39
Contract jobs requiring an IP Engineer 64 39 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.078% 0.077%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.085% 0.083%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 7
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£275 £300 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £278 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £384 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £296 £325 £249
% change year-on-year
-8.84% +30.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.00 -
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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
46799 45973 39698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.31% 92.47% 92.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 28978 28720 23273
Average daily rate £400 £393 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% -1.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1854 1876 2044
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.45% -

IP Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IP Engineer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 5 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IP Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -22 34 £296 -15.95% 2
London +18 11 £275 -1.78% 1
North West -5 11 - -
West Midlands - 2 - -
East of England - 1 - - 1
IP Engineer
UK

IP Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited IP 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 IP Engineer in their job title.

1 125 (87.41%) Cisco
2 90 (62.94%) Telecoms
3 84 (58.74%) Cisco Certification
4 81 (56.64%) OSPF
5 72 (50.35%) Juniper
6 68 (47.55%) MPLS
7 66 (46.15%) CCNP
8 63 (44.06%) BGP
9 51 (35.66%) Firewall
10 46 (32.17%) CheckPoint
10 46 (32.17%) VPN
11 36 (25.17%) CCIE
12 34 (23.78%) Linux
13 32 (22.38%) Ethernet
13 32 (22.38%) CCNA
14 29 (20.28%) RIP
15 27 (18.88%) F5
15 27 (18.88%) HSRP
16 26 (18.18%) JNCIP
16 26 (18.18%) JNCIA
17 24 (16.78%) Cisco IOS
17 24 (16.78%) Broadband
18 23 (16.08%) UNIX
18 23 (16.08%) IOS XR
19 22 (15.38%) IPv6
19 22 (15.38%) Network Design
19 22 (15.38%) BT
20 21 (14.69%) VRRP
20 21 (14.69%) SC Cleared
20 21 (14.69%) Security Cleared

IP Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited IP 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 IP Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (1.40%) MS Office
1 2 (1.40%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 81 (56.64%) OSPF
2 68 (47.55%) MPLS
3 63 (44.06%) BGP
4 51 (35.66%) Firewall
5 46 (32.17%) VPN
6 32 (22.38%) Ethernet
7 29 (20.28%) RIP
8 27 (18.88%) HSRP
9 24 (16.78%) Cisco IOS
9 24 (16.78%) Broadband
10 23 (16.08%) IOS XR
11 22 (15.38%) IPv6
12 21 (14.69%) VRRP
13 20 (13.99%) Junos
13 20 (13.99%) RSVP
14 19 (13.29%) L2TP
14 19 (13.29%) IPv4
14 19 (13.29%) BT 21CN
15 17 (11.89%) Internet
16 16 (11.19%) WAN
General
1 90 (62.94%) Telecoms
2 13 (9.09%) Back Office
3 3 (2.10%) Front Office
4 2 (1.40%) Retail
4 2 (1.40%) Billing
4 2 (1.40%) German Language
5 1 (0.70%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.59%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.20%) SecurID
3 4 (2.80%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.70%) Handset
4 1 (0.70%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 34 (23.78%) Linux
2 23 (16.08%) UNIX
3 2 (1.40%) Solaris
4 1 (0.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (15.38%) Network Design
2 18 (12.59%) Risk Assessment
3 17 (11.89%) Validation
4 14 (9.79%) ITIL
5 13 (9.09%) Test Strategy
6 8 (5.59%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (5.59%) Migration
6 8 (5.59%) Incident Management
7 7 (4.90%) Network Management
8 6 (4.20%) Demand Forecasting
8 6 (4.20%) Reverse Engineering
8 6 (4.20%) eTOM
9 5 (3.50%) Load Balancing
9 5 (3.50%) Fault Management
10 4 (2.80%) CRM
11 3 (2.10%) Network Planning
11 3 (2.10%) Capacity Planning
11 3 (2.10%) Deep Packet Inspection
12 2 (1.40%) Network Architecture
12 2 (1.40%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.80%) C
1 4 (2.80%) Python
Qualifications
1 84 (58.74%) Cisco Certification
2 66 (46.15%) CCNP
3 36 (25.17%) CCIE
4 32 (22.38%) CCNA
5 26 (18.18%) JNCIA
5 26 (18.18%) JNCIP
6 21 (14.69%) SC Cleared
6 21 (14.69%) Security Cleared
7 20 (13.99%) CCIP
8 14 (9.79%) CISSP
9 11 (7.69%) JNCIS
9 11 (7.69%) Degree
10 7 (4.90%) BC Cleared
10 7 (4.90%) JNCIE
11 6 (4.20%) HND
12 5 (3.50%) CCSP
12 5 (3.50%) CCDP
12 5 (3.50%) Check Point Certification
13 4 (2.80%) HNC
14 3 (2.10%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.69%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.70%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.10%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 7 (4.90%) FortiGate
2 5 (3.50%) Netcool
3 3 (2.10%) Cisco IPCC
3 3 (2.10%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (1.40%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 125 (87.41%) Cisco
2 72 (50.35%) Juniper
3 46 (32.17%) CheckPoint
4 27 (18.88%) F5
5 22 (15.38%) BT
6 9 (6.29%) Fortinet
7 8 (5.59%) Microsoft
8 7 (4.90%) IBM
9 6 (4.20%) AlgoSec
9 6 (4.20%) Tufin
10 5 (3.50%) Ericsson
10 5 (3.50%) Nokia
10 5 (3.50%) Redback
10 5 (3.50%) Radware
11 4 (2.80%) CA
12 3 (2.10%) Blue Coat
12 3 (2.10%) Huawei
13 2 (1.40%) Telcordia
14 1 (0.70%) Remedy
14 1 (0.70%) Alcatel-Lucent
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