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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Design Engineer
Rank 585 576 563
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Network Design Engineer 44 39 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.088% 0.075% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.093% 0.080% 0.061%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 24 17
Median daily rate £403 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £297 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £385 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 £38.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.00 -
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -
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
47309 49013 46162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.82% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 31081 31699 28498
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1424 1848 1899
Median hourly rate £17.31 £16.83 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.89% +1.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

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 27 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Design Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Network Design Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram 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 27 July 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 +14 16 £438 -14.63% 5
South East +5 15 £475 +26.66%
Yorkshire -2 4 £350 +12.90%
North West -3 4 £388 -16.21%
West Midlands -38 3 - -
South West -4 1 - -
Network Design Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 72 (91.14%) Network Design
2 61 (77.22%) Cisco
3 46 (58.23%) Cisco Certification
4 36 (45.57%) CCNP
5 28 (35.44%) Firewall
6 27 (34.18%) Security Cleared
6 27 (34.18%) Data Centre
7 26 (32.91%) SC Cleared
8 24 (30.38%) WAN
9 22 (27.85%) LAN
9 22 (27.85%) BGP
10 20 (25.32%) Palo Alto
11 19 (24.05%) Wireless
12 17 (21.52%) Telecoms
12 17 (21.52%) CCIE
13 15 (18.99%) CCNA
13 15 (18.99%) CheckPoint
13 15 (18.99%) Cisco Nexus
14 14 (17.72%) Juniper
14 14 (17.72%) Finance
15 13 (16.46%) F5
15 13 (16.46%) Network Security
16 12 (15.19%) Degree
16 12 (15.19%) CCDP
16 12 (15.19%) OSPF
16 12 (15.19%) VPN
17 10 (12.66%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
18 9 (11.39%) Riverbed
19 8 (10.13%) OPNET
19 8 (10.13%) Migration

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 (5.06%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.80%) MS Office
3 2 (2.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.53%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (35.44%) Firewall
2 24 (30.38%) WAN
3 22 (27.85%) BGP
3 22 (27.85%) LAN
4 19 (24.05%) Wireless
5 15 (18.99%) Cisco Nexus
6 13 (16.46%) Network Security
7 12 (15.19%) OSPF
7 12 (15.19%) VPN
8 10 (12.66%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 8 (10.13%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (10.13%) SNMP
10 7 (8.86%) Cisco Wireless
10 7 (8.86%) FTP
10 7 (8.86%) NetScaler
11 6 (7.59%) BIG-IP
11 6 (7.59%) Cisco IOS
11 6 (7.59%) MPLS
11 6 (7.59%) Multicast
12 5 (6.33%) Intrusion Detection
Development Applications
1 7 (8.86%) Rational DOORS
1 7 (8.86%) StarTeam
2 3 (3.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 17 (21.52%) Telecoms
2 14 (17.72%) Finance
3 5 (6.33%) Banking
4 3 (3.80%) Financial Institution
4 3 (3.80%) Local Government
4 3 (3.80%) Retail
5 2 (2.53%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.27%) German Language
6 1 (1.27%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.06%) 802.1X
2 2 (2.53%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 27 (34.18%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.06%) CMDB
2 4 (5.06%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.53%) DataPower
3 2 (2.53%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.53%) Private Cloud
3 2 (2.53%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.27%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.27%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.53%) Linux
1 2 (2.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (91.14%) Network Design
2 8 (10.13%) Change Management
2 8 (10.13%) Migration
2 8 (10.13%) Network Management
3 7 (8.86%) Configuration Management
3 7 (8.86%) Load Balancing
3 7 (8.86%) Network Architecture
3 7 (8.86%) Project Management
4 5 (6.33%) Capacity Management
4 5 (6.33%) Change Control
4 5 (6.33%) Requirements Management
5 4 (5.06%) WAN Optimisation
6 3 (3.80%) ITIL
6 3 (3.80%) Matrix Management
6 3 (3.80%) Matrix Organization
6 3 (3.80%) Strategic Planning
7 2 (2.53%) Data Loss Prevention
7 2 (2.53%) Information Security
7 2 (2.53%) PRINCE2
7 2 (2.53%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.13%) C
2 3 (3.80%) SQL
3 1 (1.27%) Java
3 1 (1.27%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 46 (58.23%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (45.57%) CCNP
3 27 (34.18%) Security Cleared
4 26 (32.91%) SC Cleared
5 17 (21.52%) CCIE
6 15 (18.99%) CCNA
7 12 (15.19%) CCDP
7 12 (15.19%) Degree
8 3 (3.80%) HND
8 3 (3.80%) JNCIA
9 2 (2.53%) CCDA
9 2 (2.53%) JNCIP
9 2 (2.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.27%) CCA
10 1 (1.27%) CCIP
10 1 (1.27%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (1.27%) JNCIE
10 1 (1.27%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.86%) QA
2 1 (1.27%) MiFID
2 1 (1.27%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.06%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.80%) Terminal Services
2 3 (3.80%) XenServer
3 2 (2.53%) vCloud
3 2 (2.53%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (10.13%) OPNET
2 6 (7.59%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (3.80%) FortiGate
4 2 (2.53%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (2.53%) HP UCMDB
4 2 (2.53%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 2 (2.53%) TrustSec
5 1 (1.27%) Amdocs OSS
Vendors
1 61 (77.22%) Cisco
2 20 (25.32%) Palo Alto
3 15 (18.99%) CheckPoint
4 14 (17.72%) Juniper
5 13 (16.46%) F5
6 9 (11.39%) Riverbed
7 8 (10.13%) Fortinet
7 8 (10.13%) HP
8 6 (7.59%) Citrix
8 6 (7.59%) Nokia
8 6 (7.59%) Tufin
9 5 (6.33%) SolarWinds
9 5 (6.33%) VMware
10 4 (5.06%) Aruba
10 4 (5.06%) Microsoft
10 4 (5.06%) ProCurve
10 4 (5.06%) Splunk
11 3 (3.80%) Blue Coat
11 3 (3.80%) Brocade
12 2 (2.53%) Fujitsu