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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Design Engineer
Rank 554 515 537
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +22
Contract jobs requiring a Network Design Engineer 28 30 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.053% 0.062% 0.080%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.067% 0.086%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 10
Average daily rate
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£408 £350 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.42% -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £310 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £424 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £408 £345 £288
% change year-on-year
+18.11% +19.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
47622 44788 49883
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 90.78% 92.82% 92.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 29593 27431 28526
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1905 1938 2490
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -7.42%

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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 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 -4 9 £455 +10.30% 3
West Midlands -16 8 £320 -7.24% 3
South West - 4 £463 -
London 0 3 £405 +6.64% 2
Yorkshire - 2 £341 -
East of England - - - -
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Network Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 39 (84.78%) Network Design
1 39 (84.78%) Cisco
2 26 (56.52%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (56.52%) Firewall
3 24 (52.17%) CCNP
4 20 (43.48%) CheckPoint
5 17 (36.96%) Network Security
5 17 (36.96%) Cisco ASA
6 16 (34.78%) F5
7 15 (32.61%) OSPF
8 14 (30.43%) Juniper
8 14 (30.43%) CCIE
9 13 (28.26%) MPLS
9 13 (28.26%) Telecoms
10 12 (26.09%) Security Cleared
10 12 (26.09%) Network Management
11 10 (21.74%) SC Cleared
12 9 (19.57%) Cisco PIX
12 9 (19.57%) BIG-IP
12 9 (19.57%) CCNA
12 9 (19.57%) WAN
13 8 (17.39%) CISSP
13 8 (17.39%) Blue Coat
14 7 (15.22%) Degree
14 7 (15.22%) LAN
14 7 (15.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 6 (13.04%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
15 6 (13.04%) HP
15 6 (13.04%) Nokia
15 6 (13.04%) BGP

Network Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.52%) Apache
2 1 (2.17%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.17%) Lync
2 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Office
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 26 (56.52%) Firewall
2 17 (36.96%) Network Security
2 17 (36.96%) Cisco ASA
3 15 (32.61%) OSPF
4 13 (28.26%) MPLS
5 9 (19.57%) BIG-IP
5 9 (19.57%) WAN
5 9 (19.57%) Cisco PIX
6 7 (15.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 7 (15.22%) LAN
7 6 (13.04%) BGP
7 6 (13.04%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 5 (10.87%) BT 21CN
8 5 (10.87%) Internet
8 5 (10.87%) VoIP
8 5 (10.87%) RIP
9 4 (8.70%) SNMP
9 4 (8.70%) TCP/IP
9 4 (8.70%) DNS
9 4 (8.70%) WLAN
General
1 13 (28.26%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.35%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
1 1 (2.17%) SecurID
1 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) UNIX
1 3 (6.52%) Windows
1 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (84.78%) Network Design
2 12 (26.09%) Network Management
3 5 (10.87%) eTOM
3 5 (10.87%) ITIL
4 3 (6.52%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.35%) Validation
5 2 (4.35%) Time Management
5 2 (4.35%) Service Management
6 1 (2.17%) Network Architecture
6 1 (2.17%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.17%) Demand Forecasting
6 1 (2.17%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.17%) Business Development
6 1 (2.17%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.17%) Migration
6 1 (2.17%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (2.17%) Information Security
6 1 (2.17%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.17%) Change Management
6 1 (2.17%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.70%) C
2 3 (6.52%) Perl
2 3 (6.52%) PHP
3 1 (2.17%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 26 (56.52%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (52.17%) CCNP
3 14 (30.43%) CCIE
4 12 (26.09%) Security Cleared
5 10 (21.74%) SC Cleared
6 9 (19.57%) CCNA
7 8 (17.39%) CISSP
8 7 (15.22%) Degree
9 5 (10.87%) CCDP
10 3 (6.52%) Check Point Certification
11 2 (4.35%) DV Cleared
12 1 (2.17%) JNCIP
12 1 (2.17%) JNCIE
12 1 (2.17%) HND
12 1 (2.17%) CCSP
12 1 (2.17%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) PCI DSS
2 3 (6.52%) QA
3 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (8.70%) ProxySG
2 3 (6.52%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.17%) vSphere
3 1 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.17%) OPNET
2 1 (2.17%) SCCM
2 1 (2.17%) SCOM
2 1 (2.17%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 39 (84.78%) Cisco
2 20 (43.48%) CheckPoint
3 16 (34.78%) F5
4 14 (30.43%) Juniper
5 8 (17.39%) Blue Coat
6 6 (13.04%) HP
6 6 (13.04%) Nokia
7 5 (10.87%) McAfee
7 5 (10.87%) BT
7 5 (10.87%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 4 (8.70%) Sourcefire
8 4 (8.70%) Brocade
8 4 (8.70%) IronPort
9 3 (6.52%) TippingPoint
9 3 (6.52%) BMC
10 2 (4.35%) Ericsson
11 1 (2.17%) Motorola
11 1 (2.17%) Dell
11 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
11 1 (2.17%) Cramer
Telford
Orgtel
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £380 - £427 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Jumar
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
CACI Network Services
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £320.00 per day
Posted: 24 days ago