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 25 June 2016 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IP Engineer
Rank 595 576 548
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -28
Contract jobs requiring an IP Engineer 24 42 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.049% 0.083% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.087% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 19 19
Median daily rate £410 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.50% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £275 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £434 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £310 £380
% change year-on-year
+24.19% -18.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £30.00
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
46192 48206 46494
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.90% 94.81% 94.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 30537 30869 29074
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1353 1851 1907
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

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 25 June 2016.

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 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +4 20 £407 +32.89%
East of England +16 1 £450 -
Yorkshire - 1 £385 -
West Midlands - 1 - -
IP Engineer
UK

IP Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 42 (68.85%) Cisco
2 35 (57.38%) Cisco Certification
3 33 (54.10%) Telecoms
4 28 (45.90%) Firewall
5 25 (40.98%) CCNP
6 21 (34.43%) BGP
6 21 (34.43%) F5
7 20 (32.79%) OSPF
8 19 (31.15%) CheckPoint
9 18 (29.51%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 17 (27.87%) Cisco ASA
11 16 (26.23%) Cisco PIX
11 16 (26.23%) CCSE
12 15 (24.59%) TCP/IP
13 12 (19.67%) CCIE
13 12 (19.67%) MPLS
13 12 (19.67%) Cisco Nexus
14 10 (16.39%) FortiGate
14 10 (16.39%) FWSM
14 10 (16.39%) Deep Packet Inspection
14 10 (16.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 10 (16.39%) DDoS Mitigation
14 10 (16.39%) CCSA
14 10 (16.39%) Blue Coat
14 10 (16.39%) ProxySG
14 10 (16.39%) Juniper
14 10 (16.39%) DNS
14 10 (16.39%) HTTP
14 10 (16.39%) RIP
14 10 (16.39%) SNMP

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:

Applications
1 4 (6.56%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 28 (45.90%) Firewall
2 21 (34.43%) BGP
3 20 (32.79%) OSPF
4 18 (29.51%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 17 (27.87%) Cisco ASA
6 16 (26.23%) Cisco PIX
7 15 (24.59%) TCP/IP
8 12 (19.67%) Cisco Nexus
8 12 (19.67%) MPLS
9 10 (16.39%) DNS
9 10 (16.39%) FWSM
9 10 (16.39%) HTTP
9 10 (16.39%) RIP
9 10 (16.39%) SNMP
10 8 (13.11%) BIG-IP
10 8 (13.11%) HTTPS
10 8 (13.11%) VPN
11 7 (11.48%) SMTP
11 7 (11.48%) WAN
11 7 (11.48%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 33 (54.10%) Telecoms
2 6 (9.84%) Back Office
3 5 (8.20%) Billing
3 5 (8.20%) Finance
3 5 (8.20%) Retail
4 4 (6.56%) Electronics
4 4 (6.56%) Manufacturing
4 4 (6.56%) Marketing
5 3 (4.92%) Local Government
6 1 (1.64%) German Language
6 1 (1.64%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.64%) REST
1 1 (1.64%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 6 (9.84%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.56%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.28%) Handset
5 1 (1.64%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (16.39%) DDoS Mitigation
1 10 (16.39%) Deep Packet Inspection
2 8 (13.11%) High Availability
3 7 (11.48%) Load Balancing
3 7 (11.48%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 7 (11.48%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 6 (9.84%) Capacity Management
4 6 (9.84%) Network Design
5 5 (8.20%) CRM
6 4 (6.56%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (6.56%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (6.56%) Migration
6 4 (6.56%) Programme Management
7 3 (4.92%) Information Security
8 2 (3.28%) ITIL
8 2 (3.28%) Network Management
8 2 (3.28%) Performance Management
9 1 (1.64%) Network Monitoring
9 1 (1.64%) Product Management
9 1 (1.64%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.56%) C
2 1 (1.64%) Python
2 1 (1.64%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 35 (57.38%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (40.98%) CCNP
3 16 (26.23%) CCSE
4 12 (19.67%) CCIE
5 10 (16.39%) CCSA
6 7 (11.48%) CCNA
6 7 (11.48%) CISSP
7 6 (9.84%) HND
8 5 (8.20%) Degree
8 5 (8.20%) Security Cleared
9 3 (4.92%) JNCIE
9 3 (4.92%) SC Cleared
10 2 (3.28%) HNC
11 1 (1.64%) BC Cleared
11 1 (1.64%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (1.64%) JNCIP
11 1 (1.64%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (16.39%) ProxySG
2 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (16.39%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.64%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.64%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 42 (68.85%) Cisco
2 21 (34.43%) F5
3 19 (31.15%) CheckPoint
4 10 (16.39%) Blue Coat
4 10 (16.39%) Juniper
5 7 (11.48%) Huawei
6 4 (6.56%) Microsoft
6 4 (6.56%) SAP
7 3 (4.92%) Fortinet
8 2 (3.28%) Avaya
8 2 (3.28%) BT
9 1 (1.64%) Arqiva
9 1 (1.64%) GENBAND
9 1 (1.64%) Nokia
9 1 (1.64%) VMware