The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Network Design Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Design Engineer
Rank 596 585 567
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Network Design Engineer 39 44 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.077% 0.083% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.082% 0.088% 0.083%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 27 21
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £306 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £468 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £38.00 £59.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -35.59%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £38.00 £59.00
% change year-on-year
- -35.59%
Network Design 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
47720 50270 48279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.77% 94.86% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 31454 32537 29750
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1465 1888 1945
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.12 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.70% +2.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Network Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Network Design Engineer in the job title.

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 25 August 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Design Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 25 August 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
London -9 16 £458 +1.66% 1
South East +4 10 £450 +8.43%
North West +12 4 £388 -10.14% 1
Yorkshire +6 4 £350 +12.90%
West Midlands -33 2 - -
South West +3 1 - -
East of England - 1 - -
Network Design Engineer
UK

Network Design Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, Network Design 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 Network Design Engineer in the job title.

1 68 (89.47%) Network Design
2 59 (77.63%) Cisco
3 38 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 30 (39.47%) Firewall
4 30 (39.47%) Data Centre
5 26 (34.21%) CCNP
6 21 (27.63%) Wireless
6 21 (27.63%) Palo Alto
6 21 (27.63%) Security Cleared
7 20 (26.32%) SC Cleared
7 20 (26.32%) BGP
7 20 (26.32%) WAN
8 19 (25.00%) LAN
9 16 (21.05%) CheckPoint
9 16 (21.05%) CCIE
10 15 (19.74%) Juniper
10 15 (19.74%) Telecoms
10 15 (19.74%) Cisco Nexus
11 14 (18.42%) F5
11 14 (18.42%) Finance
11 14 (18.42%) CCNA
12 12 (15.79%) CCDP
12 12 (15.79%) OSPF
13 11 (14.47%) VPN
13 11 (14.47%) Network Management
13 11 (14.47%) Network Security
14 10 (13.16%) Load Balancing
14 10 (13.16%) Riverbed
15 9 (11.84%) OPNET
15 9 (11.84%) Change Management

Network Design 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 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.95%) MS Office
3 2 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.63%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (39.47%) Firewall
2 21 (27.63%) Wireless
3 20 (26.32%) BGP
3 20 (26.32%) WAN
4 19 (25.00%) LAN
5 15 (19.74%) Cisco Nexus
6 12 (15.79%) OSPF
7 11 (14.47%) Network Security
7 11 (14.47%) VPN
8 9 (11.84%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 8 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (10.53%) Cisco IOS
10 7 (9.21%) Cisco Wireless
10 7 (9.21%) NetScaler
11 6 (7.89%) BIG-IP
11 6 (7.89%) MPLS
11 6 (7.89%) Multicast
12 5 (6.58%) DMZ
12 5 (6.58%) EIGRP
12 5 (6.58%) SNMP
Development Applications
1 4 (5.26%) Rational DOORS
1 4 (5.26%) StarTeam
2 3 (3.95%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (19.74%) Telecoms
2 14 (18.42%) Finance
3 6 (7.89%) Banking
4 3 (3.95%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.63%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.63%) Local Government
5 2 (2.63%) Retail
6 1 (1.32%) German Language
6 1 (1.32%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.95%) 802.1X
2 2 (2.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 30 (39.47%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.26%) CMDB
2 4 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.95%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.63%) DataPower
4 2 (2.63%) Private Cloud
4 2 (2.63%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.32%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.32%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.32%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.63%) Linux
1 2 (2.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (89.47%) Network Design
2 11 (14.47%) Network Management
3 10 (13.16%) Load Balancing
4 9 (11.84%) Change Management
5 8 (10.53%) Project Management
6 7 (9.21%) Network Architecture
7 6 (7.89%) Migration
8 4 (5.26%) Capacity Management
8 4 (5.26%) Change Control
8 4 (5.26%) Configuration Management
8 4 (5.26%) WAN Optimisation
9 3 (3.95%) Information Security
9 3 (3.95%) ITIL
9 3 (3.95%) Matrix Management
9 3 (3.95%) Matrix Organization
9 3 (3.95%) Strategic Planning
10 2 (2.63%) Data Loss Prevention
10 2 (2.63%) PRINCE2
10 2 (2.63%) Requirements Management
10 2 (2.63%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.58%) C
2 3 (3.95%) SQL
3 1 (1.32%) Java
3 1 (1.32%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.32%) PHP
Qualifications
1 38 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (34.21%) CCNP
3 21 (27.63%) Security Cleared
4 20 (26.32%) SC Cleared
5 16 (21.05%) CCIE
6 14 (18.42%) CCNA
7 12 (15.79%) CCDP
8 9 (11.84%) Degree
9 3 (3.95%) HND
10 2 (2.63%) CCDA
10 2 (2.63%) JNCIA
10 2 (2.63%) JNCIP
10 2 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (1.32%) CCA
11 1 (1.32%) CCIP
11 1 (1.32%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (1.32%) JNCIE
11 1 (1.32%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) QA
2 1 (1.32%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.32%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.32%) MiFID
2 1 (1.32%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.95%) Terminal Services
2 3 (3.95%) XenServer
3 2 (2.63%) vCloud
3 2 (2.63%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (11.84%) OPNET
2 6 (7.89%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (3.95%) FortiGate
4 2 (2.63%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (2.63%) HP UCMDB
4 2 (2.63%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (1.32%) Amdocs OSS
5 1 (1.32%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 59 (77.63%) Cisco
2 21 (27.63%) Palo Alto
3 16 (21.05%) CheckPoint
4 15 (19.74%) Juniper
5 14 (18.42%) F5
6 10 (13.16%) Riverbed
7 8 (10.53%) Fortinet
7 8 (10.53%) HP
8 7 (9.21%) Citrix
9 6 (7.89%) Nokia
9 6 (7.89%) SolarWinds
9 6 (7.89%) Tufin
10 5 (6.58%) VMware
11 4 (5.26%) Aruba
11 4 (5.26%) Blue Coat
11 4 (5.26%) BT
11 4 (5.26%) Fujitsu
11 4 (5.26%) Microsoft
11 4 (5.26%) ProCurve
11 4 (5.26%) Splunk