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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Design Engineer
Rank 550 548 545
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Network Design Engineer 39 29 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.073% 0.058% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.079% 0.062% 0.058%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 18 10
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£400 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £322 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £488 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £450 £348
% change year-on-year
-12.77% +29.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £38.00 - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 - £45.00
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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
49336 46518 44681
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.83% 92.45% 92.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 32059 28699 27154
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1836 1841 1961
Average hourly rate £17.25 £16.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% -3.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.57 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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
London +28 12 £450 -10.08% 2
South West -6 8 £400 -13.51% 1
South East -25 7 £413 -8.83%
West Midlands 0 6 £355 +10.93%
Yorkshire -31 2 £310 -11.42%
North West - 2 £431 -
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Network Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 (82.19%) Cisco
2 52 (71.23%) Network Design
3 34 (46.58%) CheckPoint
4 32 (43.84%) Cisco Certification
5 30 (41.10%) WAN
6 29 (39.73%) LAN
7 25 (34.25%) Security Cleared
8 21 (28.77%) Firewall
8 21 (28.77%) Juniper
9 20 (27.40%) Cisco Nexus
10 18 (24.66%) Network Security
10 18 (24.66%) MPLS
10 18 (24.66%) OSPF
10 18 (24.66%) CCNP
11 17 (23.29%) Cisco ASA
12 16 (21.92%) F5
12 16 (21.92%) Wireless
12 16 (21.92%) BGP
13 15 (20.55%) VPN
13 15 (20.55%) Data Centre
14 13 (17.81%) CCIE
15 11 (15.07%) VoIP
15 11 (15.07%) TCP/IP
15 11 (15.07%) Finance
15 11 (15.07%) Clustering
16 10 (13.70%) VRRP
16 10 (13.70%) HSRP
17 9 (12.33%) Analytical Skills
17 9 (12.33%) CCNA
17 9 (12.33%) Migration

Network Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 30 (41.10%) WAN
2 29 (39.73%) LAN
3 21 (28.77%) Firewall
4 20 (27.40%) Cisco Nexus
5 18 (24.66%) Network Security
5 18 (24.66%) MPLS
5 18 (24.66%) OSPF
6 17 (23.29%) Cisco ASA
7 16 (21.92%) BGP
7 16 (21.92%) Wireless
8 15 (20.55%) VPN
9 11 (15.07%) TCP/IP
9 11 (15.07%) VoIP
10 10 (13.70%) VRRP
10 10 (13.70%) HSRP
11 8 (10.96%) Multicast
12 7 (9.59%) WLAN
13 6 (8.22%) ADSL
13 6 (8.22%) IPsec
13 6 (8.22%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.11%) MySQL
1 3 (4.11%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (4.11%) JIRA
General
1 11 (15.07%) Finance
2 8 (10.96%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.48%) Banking
4 3 (4.11%) Advertising
5 1 (1.37%) Retail
5 1 (1.37%) Marketing
5 1 (1.37%) Electronics
5 1 (1.37%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.11%) SOAP
1 3 (4.11%) Web Services
1 3 (4.11%) XML
1 3 (4.11%) JSON
1 3 (4.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.55%) Data Centre
2 11 (15.07%) Clustering
3 9 (12.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.11%) CMDB
4 3 (4.11%) IPTV
4 3 (4.11%) Replication
4 3 (4.11%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.37%) DTV
5 1 (1.37%) CCTV
5 1 (1.37%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.37%) Eurex
5 1 (1.37%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.22%) Windows
2 3 (4.11%) Linux
2 3 (4.11%) Android
2 3 (4.11%) CentOS
3 2 (2.74%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (71.23%) Network Design
2 9 (12.33%) Migration
3 8 (10.96%) ITIL
4 7 (9.59%) Service Delivery
5 6 (8.22%) Load Balancing
5 6 (8.22%) Low Latency
6 5 (6.85%) Ultra-Low Latency
6 5 (6.85%) Network Management
7 3 (4.11%) Project Management
7 3 (4.11%) Load Testing
7 3 (4.11%) Change Management
7 3 (4.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (2.74%) Risk Assessment
8 2 (2.74%) Time Management
8 2 (2.74%) Network Planning
8 2 (2.74%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (2.74%) Demand Forecasting
9 1 (1.37%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (1.37%) Customer Engagement
9 1 (1.37%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.11%) JavaScript
1 3 (4.11%) SQL
1 3 (4.11%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.37%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 32 (43.84%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (34.25%) Security Cleared
3 18 (24.66%) CCNP
4 13 (17.81%) CCIE
5 9 (12.33%) CCNA
6 7 (9.59%) SC Cleared
7 6 (8.22%) Degree
7 6 (8.22%) CCDP
8 3 (4.11%) JNCIA
8 3 (4.11%) JNCIS
9 2 (2.74%) CCVP
9 2 (2.74%) CCIP
10 1 (1.37%) CCDA
10 1 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.37%) CCSA
10 1 (1.37%) CCSE
10 1 (1.37%) CISSP
10 1 (1.37%) JNCIP
10 1 (1.37%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.37%) ISO 14001
1 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.11%) NFS
1 3 (4.11%) Active Directory
1 3 (4.11%) Hyper-V
1 3 (4.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (5.48%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (4.11%) FortiGate
3 2 (2.74%) OPNET
4 1 (1.37%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (1.37%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.37%) Cisco LMS
Vendors
1 60 (82.19%) Cisco
2 34 (46.58%) CheckPoint
3 21 (28.77%) Juniper
4 16 (21.92%) F5
5 7 (9.59%) Blue Coat
5 7 (9.59%) Fortinet
6 5 (6.85%) HP
6 5 (6.85%) Citrix
6 5 (6.85%) Brocade
7 4 (5.48%) Radware
8 3 (4.11%) VMware
8 3 (4.11%) Oracle
8 3 (4.11%) Red Hat
8 3 (4.11%) SolarWinds
8 3 (4.11%) SevOne
8 3 (4.11%) Tufin
9 2 (2.74%) Tekelec
9 2 (2.74%) Infoblox
9 2 (2.74%) Agilent
10 1 (1.37%) IronPort
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