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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IP Engineer
Rank 508 525 497
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -28
Contract jobs requiring an IP Engineer 75 40 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.083% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.090% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 6 11
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£355 £394 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.84% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £344 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £406 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £394 £368
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £27.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £27.00 -
IP Engineer
UK

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
47194 44670 49324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.21% 92.82% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 29171 27141 28355
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1876 1959 2460
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.01
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +19 58 £253 -36.87%
London +16 4 £425 +21.42% 5
Yorkshire - 4 - -
North West -20 1 £375 -
West Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - -
IP Engineer
UK

IP Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

1 103 (88.03%) Cisco
2 79 (67.52%) Telecoms
3 76 (64.96%) Cisco Certification
4 72 (61.54%) Firewall
5 62 (52.99%) OSPF
6 60 (51.28%) Juniper
7 57 (48.72%) CheckPoint
8 51 (43.59%) MPLS
9 49 (41.88%) CCIE
10 44 (37.61%) VPN
11 43 (36.75%) BGP
12 38 (32.48%) Network Design
13 28 (23.93%) CCNP
13 28 (23.93%) Ethernet
14 26 (22.22%) DNS
15 24 (20.51%) VoIP
15 24 (20.51%) Cisco PIX
15 24 (20.51%) Cisco ASA
16 23 (19.66%) IPsec
17 22 (18.80%) SNMP
17 22 (18.80%) Network Management
18 21 (17.95%) CCNA
19 19 (16.24%) FWSM
20 17 (14.53%) CCSP
21 15 (12.82%) F5
21 15 (12.82%) Security Cleared
22 14 (11.97%) SC Cleared
22 14 (11.97%) CISSP
23 13 (11.11%) Nokia
24 12 (10.26%) Redback

IP Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (6.84%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (0.85%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.85%) MS Project
1 1 (0.85%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 72 (61.54%) Firewall
2 62 (52.99%) OSPF
3 51 (43.59%) MPLS
4 44 (37.61%) VPN
5 43 (36.75%) BGP
6 28 (23.93%) Ethernet
7 26 (22.22%) DNS
8 24 (20.51%) VoIP
8 24 (20.51%) Cisco PIX
8 24 (20.51%) Cisco ASA
9 23 (19.66%) IPsec
10 22 (18.80%) SNMP
11 19 (16.24%) FWSM
12 11 (9.40%) BIG-IP
12 11 (9.40%) RIP
12 11 (9.40%) Network Security
12 11 (9.40%) Cisco Nexus
13 9 (7.69%) DWDM
14 6 (5.13%) SDH
14 6 (5.13%) VLAN
General
1 79 (67.52%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.56%) Billing
2 3 (2.56%) Back Office
2 3 (2.56%) Finance
2 3 (2.56%) Banking
2 3 (2.56%) Retail
3 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.85%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.71%) CSS
2 1 (0.85%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (1.71%) Management Information System
2 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (0.85%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.42%) Linux
2 2 (1.71%) UNIX
3 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (32.48%) Network Design
2 22 (18.80%) Network Management
3 12 (10.26%) Load Balancing
4 8 (6.84%) Risk Assessment
5 6 (5.13%) Validation
6 5 (4.27%) Network Architecture
7 4 (3.42%) Performance Management
7 4 (3.42%) Demand Forecasting
8 3 (2.56%) Migration
8 3 (2.56%) CRM
8 3 (2.56%) ITIL
9 2 (1.71%) Project Management
9 2 (1.71%) Incident Management
9 2 (1.71%) Capacity Management
9 2 (1.71%) Reverse Engineering
9 2 (1.71%) Fault Management
10 1 (0.85%) Capacity Planning
10 1 (0.85%) Kalman Filter
10 1 (0.85%) Deep Packet Inspection
10 1 (0.85%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.13%) C
2 2 (1.71%) Perl
2 2 (1.71%) PHP
Qualifications
1 76 (64.96%) Cisco Certification
2 49 (41.88%) CCIE
3 28 (23.93%) CCNP
4 21 (17.95%) CCNA
5 17 (14.53%) CCSP
6 15 (12.82%) Security Cleared
7 14 (11.97%) SC Cleared
7 14 (11.97%) CISSP
8 11 (9.40%) Check Point Certification
9 10 (8.55%) JNCIP
10 9 (7.69%) CCDP
11 8 (6.84%) Degree
12 7 (5.98%) CCIP
13 6 (5.13%) JNCIE
14 2 (1.71%) CCA
14 2 (1.71%) CCDE
15 1 (0.85%) BC Cleared
15 1 (0.85%) CIPD
15 1 (0.85%) JNCIA
15 1 (0.85%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.84%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.85%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 11 (9.40%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 103 (88.03%) Cisco
2 60 (51.28%) Juniper
3 57 (48.72%) CheckPoint
4 15 (12.82%) F5
5 13 (11.11%) Nokia
6 12 (10.26%) Redback
7 10 (8.55%) Radware
8 6 (5.13%) Nortel
8 6 (5.13%) Fortinet
8 6 (5.13%) Blue Coat
9 5 (4.27%) Huawei
9 5 (4.27%) Ericsson
10 4 (3.42%) SolarWinds
11 3 (2.56%) HP
12 2 (1.71%) Avaya
12 2 (1.71%) Alcatel-Lucent
12 2 (1.71%) Brocade
13 1 (0.85%) ProCurve
13 1 (0.85%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
13 1 (0.85%) Tufin
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £270 per day
Posted: Yesterday