The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 68 77 94
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +17
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 57 39 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.55% 1.89% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.72% 2.06% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 26 7
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£375 £289 £371
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.87% -22.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £230 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £362 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 3
Average hourly rate £35.79 £29.00 £46.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.41% -36.95%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -31.61%
Network Engineer
South East

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
2092 1895 1719
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 93.48% 92.03% 94.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1272 1122 992
Average daily rate £375 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £486 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 112 148
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.77 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.62% -7.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £10.57 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Engineer in the job title across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 31 August 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Network Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Network Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 31 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
Southampton +7 16 £375 +14.50% 1
Winchester -11 10 £348 +19.82%
Andover -3 5 £388 +3.33%
Portsmouth +1 3 £325 +132.14%
Basingstoke -3 3 £440 +35.38% 2
Hook -3 2 £267 +6.50%
Havant - 2 - -
Farnborough -7 1 £325 -4.41% 2
Network Engineer
South East

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region that cited Network 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 63 (64.29%) Cisco
2 60 (61.22%) Firewall
3 53 (54.08%) Cisco Certification
4 42 (42.86%) CCNA
5 40 (40.82%) LAN
6 39 (39.80%) WAN
6 39 (39.80%) Security Cleared
7 35 (35.71%) SC Cleared
8 31 (31.63%) Wireless
9 29 (29.59%) IPsec
9 29 (29.59%) Data Centre
10 26 (26.53%) SSL
10 26 (26.53%) CCNP
11 25 (25.51%) Network Design
12 24 (24.49%) Cisco ASA
13 23 (23.47%) CheckPoint
14 21 (21.43%) VPN
15 19 (19.39%) OSPF
15 19 (19.39%) Network Security
16 18 (18.37%) ITIL
17 17 (17.35%) SLA
18 16 (16.33%) TCP/IP
19 15 (15.31%) Intrusion Detection
20 14 (14.29%) Finance
20 14 (14.29%) IronPort
20 14 (14.29%) BGP
20 14 (14.29%) VoIP
21 13 (13.27%) EIGRP
21 13 (13.27%) VMware
22 12 (12.24%) VMware Infrastructure

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region that cited Network 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.02%) IIS
1 1 (1.02%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (6.12%) MS Office
1 6 (6.12%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.08%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 60 (61.22%) Firewall
2 40 (40.82%) LAN
3 39 (39.80%) WAN
4 31 (31.63%) Wireless
5 29 (29.59%) IPsec
6 26 (26.53%) SSL
7 24 (24.49%) Cisco ASA
8 21 (21.43%) VPN
9 19 (19.39%) OSPF
9 19 (19.39%) Network Security
10 16 (16.33%) TCP/IP
11 15 (15.31%) Intrusion Detection
12 14 (14.29%) BGP
12 14 (14.29%) VoIP
13 13 (13.27%) EIGRP
14 11 (11.22%) Cisco Nexus
15 10 (10.20%) MPLS
15 10 (10.20%) DNS
16 9 (9.18%) IP Telephony
16 9 (9.18%) SNMP
Development Applications
1 2 (2.04%) StarTeam
1 2 (2.04%) Rational DOORS
General
1 14 (14.29%) Finance
2 11 (11.22%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.10%) Banking
4 2 (2.04%) Military
5 1 (1.02%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.20%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.02%) JSP
2 1 (1.02%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 29 (29.59%) Data Centre
2 6 (6.12%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.12%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.06%) Cryptography
4 2 (2.04%) PKI
4 2 (2.04%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.02%) Handset
5 1 (1.02%) Clustering
5 1 (1.02%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.22%) Windows
2 4 (4.08%) Linux
2 4 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.02%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (25.51%) Network Design
2 18 (18.37%) ITIL
3 10 (10.20%) Network Architecture
3 10 (10.20%) Kalman Filter
4 8 (8.16%) ITIL V3
4 8 (8.16%) Performance Monitoring
4 8 (8.16%) Network Monitoring
5 7 (7.14%) Load Balancing
5 7 (7.14%) Fault Management
5 7 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 7 (7.14%) Information Security
6 6 (6.12%) Asset Management
6 6 (6.12%) Change Management
6 6 (6.12%) Project Management
6 6 (6.12%) Network Management
7 5 (5.10%) Migration
7 5 (5.10%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (5.10%) WAN Optimisation
7 5 (5.10%) Change Control
7 5 (5.10%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.12%) C
2 4 (4.08%) Perl
Qualifications
1 53 (54.08%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (42.86%) CCNA
3 39 (39.80%) Security Cleared
4 35 (35.71%) SC Cleared
5 26 (26.53%) CCNP
6 11 (11.22%) Degree
7 8 (8.16%) HND
8 7 (7.14%) MCSA
8 7 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (7.14%) A+ Certification
8 7 (7.14%) Network+ Certification
9 4 (4.08%) CCDE
10 3 (3.06%) DV Cleared
11 1 (1.02%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (17.35%) SLA
2 8 (8.16%) QA
3 2 (2.04%) JSP 440
3 2 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.02%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (12.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.08%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.02%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.02%) vSphere
3 1 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (2.04%) Netcool
1 2 (2.04%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.02%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (1.02%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (1.02%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (1.02%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 63 (64.29%) Cisco
2 23 (23.47%) CheckPoint
3 14 (14.29%) IronPort
4 13 (13.27%) VMware
5 12 (12.24%) Microsoft
6 11 (11.22%) Juniper
6 11 (11.22%) Nokia
7 10 (10.20%) McAfee
7 10 (10.20%) F5
8 5 (5.10%) Blue Coat
9 4 (4.08%) Remedy
9 4 (4.08%) Websense
9 4 (4.08%) HP
10 3 (3.06%) BT
10 3 (3.06%) NetScout
10 3 (3.06%) Imperva
11 1 (1.02%) Acronis
11 1 (1.02%) Splunk
11 1 (1.02%) Lumension
11 1 (1.02%) Fortinet
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