The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IP Engineer
Rank 500 518 465
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -53
Contract jobs requiring an IP Engineer 70 24 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.052% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.056% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 5 16
Average daily rate
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£325 £338 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +16.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £400 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £375 £250
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £27.00 £9.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +200.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £27.00 £9.00
% change year-on-year
- +200.00%
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45677 43067 48985
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.52% 92.59% 92.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 28255 25820 27968
Average daily rate £400 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1840 1987 2538
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.24 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £41.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
IP Engineer
UK

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 25 July 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 25 July 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
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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 +32 55 £255 -29.65% 2
London +7 9 £350 +3.70% 5
North West -3 1 £375 -
East of England - - - -
IP Engineer
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IP Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 100 (91.74%) Cisco
2 72 (66.06%) Cisco Certification
3 69 (63.30%) Telecoms
4 66 (60.55%) Firewall
5 53 (48.62%) Juniper
6 52 (47.71%) OSPF
7 49 (44.95%) CheckPoint
8 43 (39.45%) MPLS
9 42 (38.53%) CCIE
10 34 (31.19%) CCNP
10 34 (31.19%) BGP
10 34 (31.19%) VPN
11 31 (28.44%) Network Design
12 27 (24.77%) Cisco PIX
12 27 (24.77%) Cisco ASA
13 20 (18.35%) SNMP
13 20 (18.35%) VoIP
14 19 (17.43%) DNS
14 19 (17.43%) F5
14 19 (17.43%) Network Management
15 18 (16.51%) FWSM
15 18 (16.51%) IPsec
16 17 (15.60%) CCSP
17 15 (13.76%) CCNA
17 15 (13.76%) Ethernet
17 15 (13.76%) Security Cleared
18 14 (12.84%) Cisco Nexus
18 14 (12.84%) FortiGate
18 14 (12.84%) CISSP
19 13 (11.93%) SC Cleared

IP Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (7.34%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (1.83%) MS Office
1 2 (1.83%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.92%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 66 (60.55%) Firewall
2 52 (47.71%) OSPF
3 43 (39.45%) MPLS
4 34 (31.19%) BGP
4 34 (31.19%) VPN
5 27 (24.77%) Cisco ASA
5 27 (24.77%) Cisco PIX
6 20 (18.35%) SNMP
6 20 (18.35%) VoIP
7 19 (17.43%) DNS
8 18 (16.51%) IPsec
8 18 (16.51%) FWSM
9 15 (13.76%) Ethernet
10 14 (12.84%) Cisco Nexus
11 12 (11.01%) BIG-IP
12 11 (10.09%) Network Security
13 8 (7.34%) RIP
14 7 (6.42%) Broadband
14 7 (6.42%) 3G
15 6 (5.50%) WAN
General
1 69 (63.30%) Telecoms
2 7 (6.42%) Finance
3 6 (5.50%) Back Office
4 5 (4.59%) Billing
4 5 (4.59%) Retail
5 4 (3.67%) Banking
5 4 (3.67%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.92%) Front Office
6 1 (0.92%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.83%) CSS
2 1 (0.92%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.75%) Management Information System
1 3 (2.75%) Computer Science
2 1 (0.92%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.75%) Linux
2 2 (1.83%) UNIX
3 1 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (28.44%) Network Design
2 19 (17.43%) Network Management
3 9 (8.26%) Load Balancing
4 8 (7.34%) Risk Assessment
5 6 (5.50%) ITIL
6 5 (4.59%) CRM
6 5 (4.59%) Migration
6 5 (4.59%) Performance Management
7 4 (3.67%) Incident Management
7 4 (3.67%) Network Architecture
7 4 (3.67%) Change Control
7 4 (3.67%) Validation
7 4 (3.67%) Demand Forecasting
8 3 (2.75%) Project Management
8 3 (2.75%) Service Delivery
8 3 (2.75%) Fault Management
8 3 (2.75%) Capacity Management
9 2 (1.83%) Asset Management
9 2 (1.83%) Supplier Management
9 2 (1.83%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.50%) C
2 2 (1.83%) Perl
2 2 (1.83%) PHP
Qualifications
1 72 (66.06%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (38.53%) CCIE
3 34 (31.19%) CCNP
4 17 (15.60%) CCSP
5 15 (13.76%) CCNA
5 15 (13.76%) Security Cleared
6 14 (12.84%) CISSP
7 13 (11.93%) SC Cleared
8 10 (9.17%) Check Point Certification
9 9 (8.26%) CCDP
9 9 (8.26%) Degree
10 7 (6.42%) CCIP
11 6 (5.50%) JNCIP
12 4 (3.67%) JNCIS
13 3 (2.75%) HND
14 2 (1.83%) CCA
14 2 (1.83%) JNCIE
14 2 (1.83%) CCDE
15 1 (0.92%) CIPD
15 1 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.34%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.75%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.83%) ProxySG
2 1 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (12.84%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 100 (91.74%) Cisco
2 53 (48.62%) Juniper
3 49 (44.95%) CheckPoint
4 19 (17.43%) F5
5 11 (10.09%) Nokia
6 9 (8.26%) Redback
6 9 (8.26%) Blue Coat
7 7 (6.42%) Radware
7 7 (6.42%) Fortinet
8 6 (5.50%) HP
8 6 (5.50%) Nortel
9 4 (3.67%) Huawei
9 4 (3.67%) ProCurve
9 4 (3.67%) SolarWinds
10 3 (2.75%) Ericsson
10 3 (2.75%) McAfee
11 2 (1.83%) Brocade
11 2 (1.83%) Avaya
11 2 (1.83%) Microsoft
11 2 (1.83%) Alcatel-Lucent
Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
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Rate: £500 per day
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London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago