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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IP Engineer
Rank 530 521 443
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -78
Contract jobs requiring an IP Engineer 50 37 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.096% 0.078% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.084% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 29
Average daily rate
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£270 £350 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% -3.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £193 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £400 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £248 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
-29.28% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £47.50 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 - -
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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
47219 44152 43699
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 90.53% 92.85% 93.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 30291 27295 25073
Average daily rate £400 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1929 1930 2332
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £38.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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 -1 38 £296 -3.65%
London 0 5 £270 -28.00% 4
North West -6 4 £270 - 4
East of England - 1 £200 -
Yorkshire - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
IP Engineer
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IP Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 106 (83.46%) Cisco
2 89 (70.08%) Telecoms
3 78 (61.42%) Firewall
4 76 (59.84%) Cisco Certification
5 75 (59.06%) OSPF
6 64 (50.39%) CheckPoint
7 57 (44.88%) BGP
8 56 (44.09%) Juniper
9 51 (40.16%) VPN
10 49 (38.58%) MPLS
11 48 (37.80%) CCIE
12 40 (31.50%) Network Design
13 35 (27.56%) Ethernet
14 28 (22.05%) CCNP
15 27 (21.26%) CCNA
16 25 (19.69%) DNS
17 24 (18.90%) RIP
18 22 (17.32%) IPsec
19 20 (15.75%) Security Cleared
20 19 (14.96%) SC Cleared
20 19 (14.96%) SNMP
21 18 (14.17%) Load Balancing
22 17 (13.39%) Cisco ASA
22 17 (13.39%) Cisco PIX
22 17 (13.39%) Network Management
23 16 (12.60%) FWSM
23 16 (12.60%) Redback
23 16 (12.60%) Nokia
24 15 (11.81%) VoIP
25 14 (11.02%) Risk Assessment

IP Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 1 (0.79%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (1.57%) MS Office
1 2 (1.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 78 (61.42%) Firewall
2 75 (59.06%) OSPF
3 57 (44.88%) BGP
4 51 (40.16%) VPN
5 49 (38.58%) MPLS
6 35 (27.56%) Ethernet
7 25 (19.69%) DNS
8 24 (18.90%) RIP
9 22 (17.32%) IPsec
10 19 (14.96%) SNMP
11 17 (13.39%) Cisco PIX
11 17 (13.39%) Cisco ASA
12 16 (12.60%) FWSM
13 15 (11.81%) VoIP
14 13 (10.24%) VLAN
15 10 (7.87%) Network Security
16 9 (7.09%) Internet
17 8 (6.30%) Broadband
17 8 (6.30%) VRRP
18 7 (5.51%) SDH
General
1 89 (70.08%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.36%) Finance
2 3 (2.36%) Retail
2 3 (2.36%) Billing
2 3 (2.36%) Back Office
3 1 (0.79%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.57%) CSS
2 1 (0.79%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.15%) SecurID
3 1 (0.79%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (0.79%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.79%) Visualisation
3 1 (0.79%) ASIC
3 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.79%) VHDL
3 1 (0.79%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.45%) Linux
2 4 (3.15%) UNIX
3 1 (0.79%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (31.50%) Network Design
2 18 (14.17%) Load Balancing
3 17 (13.39%) Network Management
4 14 (11.02%) Risk Assessment
5 7 (5.51%) Validation
5 7 (5.51%) Network Architecture
6 5 (3.94%) Demand Forecasting
7 4 (3.15%) Migration
7 4 (3.15%) ITIL
7 4 (3.15%) CRM
7 4 (3.15%) Fault Management
7 4 (3.15%) Performance Management
7 4 (3.15%) Reverse Engineering
7 4 (3.15%) eTOM
8 3 (2.36%) Incident Management
8 3 (2.36%) Deep Packet Inspection
9 2 (1.57%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (1.57%) Capacity Management
9 2 (1.57%) Network Planning
9 2 (1.57%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.57%) C
2 1 (0.79%) Python
Qualifications
1 76 (59.84%) Cisco Certification
2 48 (37.80%) CCIE
3 28 (22.05%) CCNP
4 27 (21.26%) CCNA
5 20 (15.75%) Security Cleared
6 19 (14.96%) SC Cleared
7 13 (10.24%) CCIP
7 13 (10.24%) CCSP
8 12 (9.45%) CISSP
9 9 (7.09%) Degree
10 8 (6.30%) JNCIP
11 6 (4.72%) Check Point Certification
12 5 (3.94%) JNCIE
12 5 (3.94%) JNCIA
12 5 (3.94%) CCDP
13 3 (2.36%) BC Cleared
14 2 (1.57%) HND
15 1 (0.79%) CCSA
15 1 (0.79%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.51%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.57%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.15%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 5 (3.94%) FortiGate
2 2 (1.57%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.79%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (0.79%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 106 (83.46%) Cisco
2 64 (50.39%) CheckPoint
3 56 (44.09%) Juniper
4 16 (12.60%) Nokia
4 16 (12.60%) Redback
5 14 (11.02%) Radware
6 12 (9.45%) F5
7 8 (6.30%) Nortel
8 7 (5.51%) Huawei
9 6 (4.72%) Fortinet
9 6 (4.72%) Blue Coat
10 5 (3.94%) Microsoft
11 4 (3.15%) Ericsson
11 4 (3.15%) AlgoSec
11 4 (3.15%) Tufin
12 3 (2.36%) BT
13 2 (1.57%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
13 2 (1.57%) SolarWinds
14 1 (0.79%) Xilinx
14 1 (0.79%) Cramer
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