The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Hampshire region that had Network Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Engineer
South East / Hampshire
Rank 42 30 104
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +74
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 67 114 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.74% 5.91% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.04% 6.23% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 65 13
Median daily rate £365 £350 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £225 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £475 £411
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £330 £318
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £16.50 - £69.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £21.25 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+41.17% -19.81%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1659 1830 1925
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 92.63% 94.87% 92.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1041 1178 1059
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 84 112
Median hourly rate £19.50 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.65 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Network Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Network Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Network Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Network Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Network Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Network Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Network Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 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
Southampton -6 13 £365 +4.28%
Hook +1 10 £410 -13.68% 1
Basingstoke -1 10 £269 -2.18% 2
Fareham -9 4 £550 +175.00%
Portsmouth -6 2 £300 +33.33% 3
Farnborough -6 2 £400 +23.07%
Winchester -4 1 £260 -13.33%
Network Engineer
South East

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, Network 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 Hampshire region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 107 (81.68%) Cisco
2 82 (62.60%) Cisco Certification
3 77 (58.78%) Firewall
4 64 (48.85%) Security Cleared
5 54 (41.22%) CCNP
6 51 (38.93%) CheckPoint
7 50 (38.17%) CCNA
8 49 (37.40%) SC Cleared
9 45 (34.35%) LAN
10 42 (32.06%) Wireless
11 37 (28.24%) WAN
12 35 (26.72%) Juniper
13 33 (25.19%) Network Design
14 32 (24.43%) Network Security
14 32 (24.43%) F5
15 31 (23.66%) Cisco ASA
16 26 (19.85%) HP
17 25 (19.08%) ITIL
18 22 (16.79%) Fortinet
19 20 (15.27%) Degree
19 20 (15.27%) Telecoms
19 20 (15.27%) Aruba
20 19 (14.50%) Riverbed
21 18 (13.74%) DNS
21 18 (13.74%) CCIE
22 17 (12.98%) JNCIA
23 16 (12.21%) BIG-IP
23 16 (12.21%) Service Management
24 15 (11.45%) VoIP
25 14 (10.69%) CCIP

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 (3.05%) MS Excel
1 4 (3.05%) MS Office
1 4 (3.05%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 77 (58.78%) Firewall
2 45 (34.35%) LAN
3 42 (32.06%) Wireless
4 37 (28.24%) WAN
5 32 (24.43%) Network Security
6 31 (23.66%) Cisco ASA
7 18 (13.74%) DNS
8 16 (12.21%) BIG-IP
9 15 (11.45%) VoIP
10 13 (9.92%) SSL
11 11 (8.40%) NetScaler
11 11 (8.40%) OSPF
11 11 (8.40%) SNMP
12 10 (7.63%) BGP
12 10 (7.63%) Cisco Nexus
13 9 (6.87%) MPLS
14 8 (6.11%) Internet
14 8 (6.11%) TCP/IP
15 7 (5.34%) DHCP
15 7 (5.34%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.58%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 6 (4.58%) Rational DOORS
1 6 (4.58%) StarTeam
General
1 20 (15.27%) Telecoms
2 6 (4.58%) Finance
3 2 (1.53%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.11%) Regular Expression
2 4 (3.05%) 802.1X
3 2 (1.53%) RFC 2547
4 1 (0.76%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.69%) Data Centre
2 11 (8.40%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.82%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.05%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.53%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.53%) FlexPod
5 2 (1.53%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.53%) Wiki
6 1 (0.76%) BYOD
6 1 (0.76%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.40%) Linux
2 3 (2.29%) Windows
3 2 (1.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (1.53%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.76%) SUSE
4 1 (0.76%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (25.19%) Network Design
2 25 (19.08%) ITIL
3 16 (12.21%) Service Management
4 14 (10.69%) ITSM
5 12 (9.16%) Load Balancing
6 11 (8.40%) Customer Requirements
7 9 (6.87%) Project Management
7 9 (6.87%) SIEM
8 8 (6.11%) Email Filtering
8 8 (6.11%) Kalman Filter
8 8 (6.11%) Migration
8 8 (6.11%) Web Filtering
9 7 (5.34%) Change Management
10 6 (4.58%) Capacity Management
10 6 (4.58%) Configuration Management
10 6 (4.58%) Information Security
10 6 (4.58%) PRINCE2
11 5 (3.82%) Incident Management
11 5 (3.82%) Problem Management
12 4 (3.05%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.82%) C
Qualifications
1 82 (62.60%) Cisco Certification
2 64 (48.85%) Security Cleared
3 54 (41.22%) CCNP
4 50 (38.17%) CCNA
5 49 (37.40%) SC Cleared
6 20 (15.27%) Degree
7 18 (13.74%) CCIE
8 17 (12.98%) JNCIA
9 14 (10.69%) CCDP
9 14 (10.69%) CCIP
9 14 (10.69%) CCSA
9 14 (10.69%) CCSE
9 14 (10.69%) DV Cleared
9 14 (10.69%) JNCIE
10 13 (9.92%) HP ASE
10 13 (9.92%) HP MASE
11 4 (3.05%) CCDA
11 4 (3.05%) JNCIS
12 2 (1.53%) HND
12 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.63%) QA
2 5 (3.82%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (2.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.53%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (10.69%) FortiGate
2 3 (2.29%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.76%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.76%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 107 (81.68%) Cisco
2 51 (38.93%) CheckPoint
3 35 (26.72%) Juniper
4 32 (24.43%) F5
5 26 (19.85%) HP
6 22 (16.79%) Fortinet
7 20 (15.27%) Aruba
8 19 (14.50%) Riverbed
9 8 (6.11%) Citrix
9 8 (6.11%) Dell
9 8 (6.11%) Extreme Networks
10 7 (5.34%) Palo Alto
11 5 (3.82%) Microsoft
12 4 (3.05%) Cyberoam
12 4 (3.05%) VMware
13 3 (2.29%) Blue Coat
13 3 (2.29%) ProCurve
13 3 (2.29%) SolarWinds
14 2 (1.53%) Avaya
14 2 (1.53%) BT
Aldershot, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £45,000 - £55,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £100 - £120 per day + Van & Laptop
Posted: 16 days ago
Hampshire
CPS Group Limited
Posted: 22 days ago