The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Hampshire region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 87 80 70
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 33 24 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.59% 1.39% 1.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.71% 1.49% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 14
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£325 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £288 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 12
Average hourly rate £21.50 £40.00 £24.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.25% +61.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £37.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-41.33% +70.45%
Job Titles Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1934 1606 1573
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 93.34% 92.73% 92.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1102 879 772
Average daily rate £350 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £209 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 159 198
Average hourly rate £18.75 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.57 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £38.25 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Network Engineer
South East

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 25 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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 -1 10 £325 -13.33% 1
Basingstoke +22 3 £325 -3.70% 2
Farnborough -5 3 £358 +78.75% 3
Portsmouth +5 1 £115 - 2
Fareham -3 1 £450 - 1
Andover - 1 £375 -
Gosport - - - -
Havant - - - -
Eastleigh - - - -
Romsey - - - -
Network Engineer
South East

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 56 (84.85%) Cisco
2 42 (63.64%) Security Cleared
3 39 (59.09%) SC Cleared
4 28 (42.42%) Cisco Certification
5 27 (40.91%) Cisco ASA
6 25 (37.88%) Firewall
7 24 (36.36%) Network Security
8 22 (33.33%) Juniper
8 22 (33.33%) CCNP
9 21 (31.82%) LAN
9 21 (31.82%) CheckPoint
10 16 (24.24%) WAN
11 15 (22.73%) TCP/IP
11 15 (22.73%) Network Design
12 14 (21.21%) Telecoms
13 13 (19.70%) CCNA
13 13 (19.70%) Brocade
14 12 (18.18%) MPLS
14 12 (18.18%) OSPF
15 11 (16.67%) HP
16 10 (15.15%) Ethernet
17 9 (13.64%) VPN
18 8 (12.12%) VLAN
18 8 (12.12%) UNIX
18 8 (12.12%) Alcatel-Lucent
18 8 (12.12%) Service Management
18 8 (12.12%) Service Delivery
19 7 (10.61%) C
19 7 (10.61%) Cisco IOS
19 7 (10.61%) Degree

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 (1.52%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.52%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (4.55%) MS Office
1 3 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 27 (40.91%) Cisco ASA
2 25 (37.88%) Firewall
3 24 (36.36%) Network Security
4 21 (31.82%) LAN
5 16 (24.24%) WAN
6 15 (22.73%) TCP/IP
7 12 (18.18%) MPLS
7 12 (18.18%) OSPF
8 10 (15.15%) Ethernet
9 9 (13.64%) VPN
10 8 (12.12%) VLAN
11 7 (10.61%) Cisco IOS
12 6 (9.09%) Internet
12 6 (9.09%) IPv6
12 6 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
13 5 (7.58%) SAN
13 5 (7.58%) VoIP
13 5 (7.58%) BGP
13 5 (7.58%) EIGRP
13 5 (7.58%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (3.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (21.21%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.52%) Finance
2 1 (1.52%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.03%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.03%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.52%) Visualisation
2 1 (1.52%) NHS
2 1 (1.52%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.52%) AVVID
2 1 (1.52%) Cryptography
2 1 (1.52%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.12%) UNIX
2 6 (9.09%) Windows
2 6 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.73%) Network Design
2 8 (12.12%) Service Management
2 8 (12.12%) Service Delivery
3 6 (9.09%) Time Management
3 6 (9.09%) Network Management
4 5 (7.58%) Incident Management
4 5 (7.58%) ITIL
5 3 (4.55%) Project Management
6 2 (3.03%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (3.03%) Information Security
6 2 (3.03%) Asset Management
6 2 (3.03%) Network Architecture
7 1 (1.52%) Business Development
7 1 (1.52%) Load Balancing
7 1 (1.52%) Network Planning
7 1 (1.52%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (1.52%) Supplier Management
7 1 (1.52%) PRINCE2
7 1 (1.52%) CRM
7 1 (1.52%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.61%) C
2 6 (9.09%) Perl
2 6 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 42 (63.64%) Security Cleared
2 39 (59.09%) SC Cleared
3 28 (42.42%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (33.33%) CCNP
5 13 (19.70%) CCNA
6 7 (10.61%) Degree
7 6 (9.09%) DV Cleared
7 6 (9.09%) CCIE
8 5 (7.58%) CCSA
8 5 (7.58%) CCSE
9 2 (3.03%) CCSP
9 2 (3.03%) HND
10 1 (1.52%) MCSA
10 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (1.52%) A+ Certification
10 1 (1.52%) Network+ Certification
10 1 (1.52%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.58%) QA
2 3 (4.55%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (9.09%) Hyper-V
1 6 (9.09%) vSphere
1 6 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 56 (84.85%) Cisco
2 22 (33.33%) Juniper
3 21 (31.82%) CheckPoint
4 13 (19.70%) Brocade
5 11 (16.67%) HP
6 8 (12.12%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 5 (7.58%) 3PAR
7 5 (7.58%) Blue Coat
8 4 (6.06%) F5
8 4 (6.06%) McAfee
9 3 (4.55%) Microsoft
10 2 (3.03%) Nokia
10 2 (3.03%) Remedy
11 1 (1.52%) Websense
11 1 (1.52%) BT
11 1 (1.52%) TippingPoint
11 1 (1.52%) Riverbed
11 1 (1.52%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.52%) BMC
11 1 (1.52%) Ericsson
Hook, Hampshire
LA International
Rate: £200 - £260 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: NEG
Posted: 21 days ago