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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 79 66 62
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 37 39 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.72% 2.09% 3.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.89% 2.32% 3.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 19 26
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£240 £355 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.39% +33.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £245 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £440 £294
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 12
Average hourly rate £69.50 £55.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.36% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.10 £46.25 £19.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £107.90 £56.40 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -14.28%
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
1955 1679 1466
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 90.93% 89.79% 94.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1123 970 840
Average daily rate £375 £358 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.89% +2.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 107 158
Average hourly rate £17.50 £30.75 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.08% +66.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.46 £13.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £55.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 27 March 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
Hook -6 8 £315 +1.28%
Southampton - 6 £315 - 2
Portsmouth - 2 £185 -
Fareham -8 1 - - 2
Andover - 1 £200 - 1
Basingstoke - - - -
Gosport - - - -
Havant - - - -
Winchester - - - -
Farnborough - - - - 2
Alton - - - -
Network Engineer
South East

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 44 (61.97%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (60.56%) Cisco
3 40 (56.34%) LAN
4 34 (47.89%) WAN
5 33 (46.48%) CCNP
6 30 (42.25%) CCNA
7 26 (36.62%) Firewall
8 23 (32.39%) Security Cleared
9 22 (30.99%) ITIL
10 19 (26.76%) Windows
10 19 (26.76%) SC Cleared
11 17 (23.94%) Network Security
12 13 (18.31%) Network Design
12 13 (18.31%) TCP/IP
13 12 (16.90%) Microsoft
13 12 (16.90%) Cisco ASA
13 12 (16.90%) ITIL V3
14 11 (15.49%) F5
14 11 (15.49%) SLA
14 11 (15.49%) Linux
14 11 (15.49%) VLAN
15 10 (14.08%) Incident Management
15 10 (14.08%) Network+ Certification
15 10 (14.08%) MCSA
15 10 (14.08%) VoIP
15 10 (14.08%) Microsoft Certification
15 10 (14.08%) A+ Certification
15 10 (14.08%) OSPF
16 9 (12.68%) McAfee
16 9 (12.68%) Juniper

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 3 (4.23%) IIS
2 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.41%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (8.45%) MS Office
1 6 (8.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.41%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 40 (56.34%) LAN
2 34 (47.89%) WAN
3 26 (36.62%) Firewall
4 17 (23.94%) Network Security
5 13 (18.31%) TCP/IP
6 12 (16.90%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (15.49%) VLAN
8 10 (14.08%) OSPF
8 10 (14.08%) VoIP
9 9 (12.68%) Wireless
10 7 (9.86%) IP Telephony
10 7 (9.86%) MPLS
11 6 (8.45%) EIGRP
11 6 (8.45%) Cisco IOS
11 6 (8.45%) Cisco Nexus
12 5 (7.04%) BIG-IP
12 5 (7.04%) Ethernet
12 5 (7.04%) VPN
13 4 (5.63%) SSL
13 4 (5.63%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.41%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.41%) MongoDB
1 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Ant
General
1 9 (12.68%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.82%) Finance
2 2 (2.82%) Aerospace
2 2 (2.82%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.82%) HTML
1 2 (2.82%) JSON
2 1 (1.41%) RESTful
2 1 (1.41%) HTML5
2 1 (1.41%) Laravel
2 1 (1.41%) Backbone.js
2 1 (1.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (1.41%) CSS
2 1 (1.41%) CGI
2 1 (1.41%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.45%) Cryptography
2 4 (5.63%) AVVID
3 2 (2.82%) NHS
3 2 (2.82%) PKI
3 2 (2.82%) Statistics
4 1 (1.41%) Handset
4 1 (1.41%) Clustering
4 1 (1.41%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 19 (26.76%) Windows
2 11 (15.49%) Linux
3 6 (8.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (8.45%) UNIX
4 4 (5.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.23%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.41%) VMS
6 1 (1.41%) CentOS
6 1 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.41%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.99%) ITIL
2 13 (18.31%) Network Design
3 12 (16.90%) ITIL V3
4 10 (14.08%) Incident Management
5 9 (12.68%) Service Delivery
5 9 (12.68%) Network Management
6 6 (8.45%) Time Management
7 5 (7.04%) Service Management
8 4 (5.63%) Network Monitoring
9 3 (4.23%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (4.23%) Information Security
10 2 (2.82%) GAP Analysis
10 2 (2.82%) CRM
10 2 (2.82%) E-Commerce
10 2 (2.82%) Configuration Management
10 2 (2.82%) Digital Forensics
10 2 (2.82%) Network Architecture
11 1 (1.41%) Line Management
11 1 (1.41%) Boundary Protection
11 1 (1.41%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.23%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.41%) PHP
2 1 (1.41%) SQL
2 1 (1.41%) T-SQL
2 1 (1.41%) C
Qualifications
1 44 (61.97%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (46.48%) CCNP
3 30 (42.25%) CCNA
4 23 (32.39%) Security Cleared
5 19 (26.76%) SC Cleared
6 10 (14.08%) MCSA
6 10 (14.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (14.08%) A+ Certification
6 10 (14.08%) Network+ Certification
7 6 (8.45%) CCIE
8 5 (7.04%) Degree
8 5 (7.04%) HND
9 4 (5.63%) DV Cleared
10 1 (1.41%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.49%) SLA
2 7 (9.86%) QA
3 4 (5.63%) JSP 440
3 4 (5.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (5.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.23%) Hyper-V
2 3 (4.23%) vSphere
2 3 (4.23%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.82%) Snort
3 2 (2.82%) Squid
4 1 (1.41%) Firmware
4 1 (1.41%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 5 (7.04%) FortiGate
2 3 (4.23%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (2.82%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (2.82%) Nessus
3 2 (2.82%) Nmap
Vendors
1 43 (60.56%) Cisco
2 12 (16.90%) Microsoft
3 11 (15.49%) F5
4 9 (12.68%) Juniper
4 9 (12.68%) McAfee
5 8 (11.27%) HP
6 6 (8.45%) VMware
7 5 (7.04%) Blue Coat
8 4 (5.63%) CheckPoint
9 3 (4.23%) ProCurve
9 3 (4.23%) BT
9 3 (4.23%) SolarWinds
10 2 (2.82%) LogRhythm
10 2 (2.82%) Websense
10 2 (2.82%) Riverbed
11 1 (1.41%) Fortinet
11 1 (1.41%) Mitel
11 1 (1.41%) Sophos
11 1 (1.41%) Avaya
11 1 (1.41%) Twitter