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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 29 105 64
Rank change year-on-year
+76 -41
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 109 20 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 5.75% 0.97% 2.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.06% 1.06% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 14 15
Average daily rate £350 £315 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -18.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £165 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £410 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Average hourly rate - £69.50 £55.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +26.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £25.75 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-4.85% -2.83%
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
1799 1883 1637
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 94.83% 91.72% 93.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1168 1042 876
Average daily rate £375 £368 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.04% +2.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 118 104
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.70 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.17% -25.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.15 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +32 25 £369 +17.06% 6
Basingstoke - 25 £275 - 6
Hook +14 9 £445 +67.92%
Winchester - 8 £300 -
Havant - 5 £363 -
Portsmouth -1 3 £225 - 1
Fareham -1 2 £200 -
Farnborough - 2 £325 - 3
Andover - 2 £170 - 1
Network Engineer
South East

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 163 (87.17%) Cisco
2 125 (66.84%) Cisco Certification
3 110 (58.82%) Firewall
4 95 (50.80%) Security Cleared
5 76 (40.64%) SC Cleared
6 74 (39.57%) CCNP
7 72 (38.50%) WAN
8 69 (36.90%) LAN
9 67 (35.83%) CCNA
10 51 (27.27%) CheckPoint
10 51 (27.27%) Wireless
11 48 (25.67%) Cisco ASA
12 41 (21.93%) Juniper
13 38 (20.32%) Network Security
14 36 (19.25%) VoIP
15 35 (18.72%) Data Centre
16 32 (17.11%) Network Design
17 30 (16.04%) Cisco Nexus
18 29 (15.51%) VPN
18 29 (15.51%) ITIL
19 26 (13.90%) OSPF
20 25 (13.37%) IPsec
20 25 (13.37%) F5
21 24 (12.83%) BGP
22 22 (11.76%) SSL
23 21 (11.23%) TCP/IP
23 21 (11.23%) Degree
24 19 (10.16%) CCIE
25 18 (9.63%) EIGRP
25 18 (9.63%) MPLS

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 (0.53%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (3.21%) MS Excel
1 6 (3.21%) MS Office
2 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.07%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 110 (58.82%) Firewall
2 72 (38.50%) WAN
3 69 (36.90%) LAN
4 51 (27.27%) Wireless
5 48 (25.67%) Cisco ASA
6 38 (20.32%) Network Security
7 36 (19.25%) VoIP
8 30 (16.04%) Cisco Nexus
9 29 (15.51%) VPN
10 26 (13.90%) OSPF
11 25 (13.37%) IPsec
12 24 (12.83%) BGP
13 22 (11.76%) SSL
14 21 (11.23%) TCP/IP
15 18 (9.63%) EIGRP
15 18 (9.63%) MPLS
16 16 (8.56%) DNS
16 16 (8.56%) SNMP
17 13 (6.95%) FTP
18 12 (6.42%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.14%) SQL Server
1 4 (2.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (4.81%) Rational DOORS
1 9 (4.81%) StarTeam
2 4 (2.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 17 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 14 (7.49%) Finance
3 5 (2.67%) Military
4 3 (1.60%) Banking
5 2 (1.07%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.07%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.28%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.07%) CGI
3 1 (0.53%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 35 (18.72%) Data Centre
2 7 (3.74%) Driving Licence
3 6 (3.21%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.21%) Cryptography
4 4 (2.14%) DataPower
4 4 (2.14%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.07%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 2 (1.07%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.07%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.07%) Statistics
5 2 (1.07%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.53%) Clustering
6 1 (0.53%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (7.49%) Windows
2 6 (3.21%) Linux
2 6 (3.21%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (2.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (2.14%) Unix
5 3 (1.60%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.07%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.53%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (17.11%) Network Design
2 29 (15.51%) ITIL
3 16 (8.56%) Migration
4 14 (7.49%) Network Management
5 12 (6.42%) Network Architecture
6 10 (5.35%) Project Management
7 9 (4.81%) Change Management
7 9 (4.81%) Configuration Management
7 9 (4.81%) High Availability
7 9 (4.81%) Load Balancing
7 9 (4.81%) Requirements Management
8 7 (3.74%) Fault Management
8 7 (3.74%) Information Security
9 6 (3.21%) Capacity Management
10 5 (2.67%) Incident Management
10 5 (2.67%) Mentoring
10 5 (2.67%) Service Management
10 5 (2.67%) Time Management
11 4 (2.14%) ITIL V3
11 4 (2.14%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 16 (8.56%) C
2 3 (1.60%) Perl
2 3 (1.60%) PowerShell
2 3 (1.60%) Tcl
2 3 (1.60%) VB
Qualifications
1 125 (66.84%) Cisco Certification
2 95 (50.80%) Security Cleared
3 76 (40.64%) SC Cleared
4 74 (39.57%) CCNP
5 67 (35.83%) CCNA
6 21 (11.23%) Degree
7 19 (10.16%) CCIE
8 13 (6.95%) DV Cleared
9 6 (3.21%) CCSE
10 5 (2.67%) HND
11 4 (2.14%) CCDE
11 4 (2.14%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (1.07%) CCSA
12 2 (1.07%) JNCIE
12 2 (1.07%) JNCIP
12 2 (1.07%) JNCIS
13 1 (0.53%) HNC
13 1 (0.53%) ISTQB
13 1 (0.53%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.56%) QA
2 9 (4.81%) SLA
3 4 (2.14%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.07%) JSP 440
System Software
1 14 (7.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (4.28%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.60%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.60%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.07%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (1.60%) FortiGate
1 3 (1.60%) Netcool
1 3 (1.60%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.07%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (0.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 163 (87.17%) Cisco
2 51 (27.27%) CheckPoint
3 41 (21.93%) Juniper
4 25 (13.37%) F5
5 16 (8.56%) IronPort
5 16 (8.56%) Palo Alto
5 16 (8.56%) VMware
6 12 (6.42%) Microsoft
7 11 (5.88%) HP
8 7 (3.74%) Fortinet
8 7 (3.74%) IBM
9 6 (3.21%) Blue Coat
9 6 (3.21%) Intel Security
10 5 (2.67%) Citrix
10 5 (2.67%) Cyberoam
10 5 (2.67%) SolarWinds
11 4 (2.14%) Ciena
11 4 (2.14%) Foundry
11 4 (2.14%) Huawei
11 4 (2.14%) Riverbed
Southampton, Hampshire
LA International
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: Neg
Posted: 6 days ago