The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Design 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 Network Design Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Design Engineer
Rank 585 551 554
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Network Design Engineer 36 48 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.070% 0.095% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.074% 0.10% 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 30 12
Average daily rate £350 £388 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +5.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £309 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £428 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
-8.66% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Average hourly rate £29.00 - £33.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 - -
Network Design Engineer
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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
48678 47959 46948
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 95.04% 94.75% 94.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 32103 29564 29088
Average daily rate £425 £400 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.62%
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 average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1381 1912 1941
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Network Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Network Design Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Network Design Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Network Design Engineer across the England region.

Network Design Engineer Daily Rate Trend in England

Network Design Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Design Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Network Design Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Network Design Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Network Design Engineer across the England region.

Network Design Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Network Design 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 Network Design Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(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 -8 17 £338 -3.57% 1
West Midlands -17 9 £358 -15.88% 1
London -18 7 £375 -6.25% 2
Yorkshire -6 2 £425 +14.86%
North West -9 1 £200 -27.27% 1
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Network Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Network Design 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 Network Design Engineer in their job title.

1 60 (83.33%) Network Design
2 56 (77.78%) Cisco
3 50 (69.44%) Cisco Certification
4 43 (59.72%) CCNP
5 28 (38.89%) LAN
5 28 (38.89%) Firewall
5 28 (38.89%) Security Cleared
6 26 (36.11%) SC Cleared
6 26 (36.11%) WAN
7 21 (29.17%) Data Centre
8 20 (27.78%) F5
9 19 (26.39%) Telecoms
10 18 (25.00%) Degree
11 17 (23.61%) Wireless
12 16 (22.22%) BGP
12 16 (22.22%) CheckPoint
12 16 (22.22%) Network Security
12 16 (22.22%) Finance
13 15 (20.83%) C
13 15 (20.83%) CCNA
14 12 (16.67%) VPN
14 12 (16.67%) CCIE
14 12 (16.67%) OSPF
15 11 (15.28%) Rational DOORS
15 11 (15.28%) QA
15 11 (15.28%) StarTeam
15 11 (15.28%) Requirements Management
15 11 (15.28%) Configuration Management
15 11 (15.28%) FTP
15 11 (15.28%) SNMP

Network Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Network Design 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 Network Design Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 6 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 6 (8.33%) MS Office
2 4 (5.56%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.78%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (38.89%) Firewall
1 28 (38.89%) LAN
2 26 (36.11%) WAN
3 17 (23.61%) Wireless
4 16 (22.22%) BGP
4 16 (22.22%) Network Security
5 12 (16.67%) OSPF
5 12 (16.67%) VPN
6 11 (15.28%) FTP
6 11 (15.28%) SNMP
7 9 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
7 9 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 7 (9.72%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (9.72%) Cisco Wireless
9 6 (8.33%) BIG-IP
10 5 (6.94%) WLAN
11 4 (5.56%) DNS
11 4 (5.56%) EIGRP
11 4 (5.56%) Intrusion Detection
11 4 (5.56%) MPLS
Development Applications
1 11 (15.28%) Rational DOORS
1 11 (15.28%) StarTeam
2 1 (1.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 19 (26.39%) Telecoms
2 16 (22.22%) Finance
3 4 (5.56%) Banking
3 4 (5.56%) Local Government
3 4 (5.56%) Retail
4 1 (1.39%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.39%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.78%) 802.1X
1 2 (2.78%) Leaflet
2 1 (1.39%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (29.17%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.78%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.78%) PKI
4 1 (1.39%) DataPower
4 1 (1.39%) Over-the-Top Content
4 1 (1.39%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.39%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.39%) Linux
1 1 (1.39%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (83.33%) Network Design
2 11 (15.28%) Configuration Management
2 11 (15.28%) Requirements Management
3 7 (9.72%) Migration
4 6 (8.33%) Capacity Management
5 4 (5.56%) Change Management
5 4 (5.56%) ITIL
5 4 (5.56%) Load Balancing
5 4 (5.56%) WAN Optimisation
6 3 (4.17%) Network Management
6 3 (4.17%) PRINCE2
6 3 (4.17%) Project Management
7 2 (2.78%) Change Control
7 2 (2.78%) Information Security
7 2 (2.78%) Network Architecture
7 2 (2.78%) PRINCE
7 2 (2.78%) Service Management
8 1 (1.39%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (1.39%) Scrum
8 1 (1.39%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (20.83%) C
2 1 (1.39%) SQL
Qualifications
1 50 (69.44%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (59.72%) CCNP
3 28 (38.89%) Security Cleared
4 26 (36.11%) SC Cleared
5 18 (25.00%) Degree
6 15 (20.83%) CCNA
7 12 (16.67%) CCIE
8 10 (13.89%) CCDP
9 4 (5.56%) HND
10 2 (2.78%) BICSI Certification
10 2 (2.78%) BICSI RCDD
10 2 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (2.78%) JNCIA
10 2 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (1.39%) CCIP
11 1 (1.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.28%) QA
2 2 (2.78%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.39%) Terminal Services
2 1 (1.39%) vCloud
2 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.39%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (11.11%) FortiGate
2 5 (6.94%) CiscoWorks
3 3 (4.17%) OPNET
4 2 (2.78%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (2.78%) TrustSec
5 1 (1.39%) Amdocs OSS
5 1 (1.39%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.39%) HP UCMDB
5 1 (1.39%) Nessus
Vendors
1 56 (77.78%) Cisco
2 20 (27.78%) F5
3 16 (22.22%) CheckPoint
4 9 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 7 (9.72%) Riverbed
6 6 (8.33%) Fortinet
6 6 (8.33%) Nokia
6 6 (8.33%) Palo Alto
7 5 (6.94%) HP
7 5 (6.94%) Juniper
8 4 (5.56%) Meraki
8 4 (5.56%) SolarWinds
9 3 (4.17%) Blue Coat
9 3 (4.17%) VMware
10 2 (2.78%) Citrix
11 1 (1.39%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 1 (1.39%) BMC
11 1 (1.39%) IBM
11 1 (1.39%) Intel Security
11 1 (1.39%) Motorola
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