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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 75 81 74
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 38 25 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.86% 1.43% 1.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.99% 1.54% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 11 13
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£325 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £275 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 15
Average hourly rate £21.50 £40.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.25% +48.14%
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
1910 1628 1643
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 93.40% 93.08% 92.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1115 904 832
Average daily rate £350 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £221 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £486 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 152 196
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.95 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.30 £37.50 £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 30 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 30 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 0 10 £325 -13.33% 2
Basingstoke +18 3 £325 -3.70% 2
Farnborough -5 3 £358 +78.75% 3
Portsmouth +5 1 £115 - 2
Fareham -6 1 £450 +63.63%
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 30 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 60 (88.24%) Cisco
2 46 (67.65%) Security Cleared
3 43 (63.24%) SC Cleared
4 33 (48.53%) Cisco Certification
5 27 (39.71%) Cisco ASA
6 26 (38.24%) LAN
7 25 (36.76%) Firewall
8 24 (35.29%) Network Security
9 22 (32.35%) Juniper
9 22 (32.35%) CCNP
10 21 (30.88%) CheckPoint
11 18 (26.47%) CCNA
12 17 (25.00%) Network Design
13 16 (23.53%) HP
13 16 (23.53%) WAN
14 15 (22.06%) TCP/IP
15 13 (19.12%) Brocade
16 12 (17.65%) Telecoms
16 12 (17.65%) MPLS
16 12 (17.65%) OSPF
17 10 (14.71%) Ethernet
18 9 (13.24%) VPN
18 9 (13.24%) McAfee
19 8 (11.76%) Service Management
19 8 (11.76%) Service Delivery
19 8 (11.76%) Alcatel-Lucent
19 8 (11.76%) UNIX
19 8 (11.76%) VLAN
20 7 (10.29%) Degree
20 7 (10.29%) Cisco IOS

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 (1.47%) Lync
1 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.41%) MS Office
1 3 (4.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.47%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 27 (39.71%) Cisco ASA
2 26 (38.24%) LAN
3 25 (36.76%) Firewall
4 24 (35.29%) Network Security
5 16 (23.53%) WAN
6 15 (22.06%) TCP/IP
7 12 (17.65%) MPLS
7 12 (17.65%) OSPF
8 10 (14.71%) Ethernet
9 9 (13.24%) VPN
10 8 (11.76%) VLAN
11 7 (10.29%) Cisco IOS
12 6 (8.82%) IPv6
12 6 (8.82%) Internet
12 6 (8.82%) Cisco Nexus
13 5 (7.35%) Wireless
13 5 (7.35%) SAN
13 5 (7.35%) BGP
13 5 (7.35%) EIGRP
13 5 (7.35%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 2 (2.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (17.65%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.47%) Finance
2 1 (1.47%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.82%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.94%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.47%) Visualisation
2 1 (1.47%) Statistics
2 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.47%) AVVID
2 1 (1.47%) Cryptography
2 1 (1.47%) NHS
2 1 (1.47%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.76%) UNIX
2 6 (8.82%) Windows
2 6 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.00%) Network Design
2 8 (11.76%) Service Management
2 8 (11.76%) Service Delivery
3 5 (7.35%) Network Management
3 5 (7.35%) Time Management
3 5 (7.35%) Incident Management
3 5 (7.35%) ITIL
4 2 (2.94%) Asset Management
4 2 (2.94%) Information Security
4 2 (2.94%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (2.94%) Network Architecture
5 1 (1.47%) ITIL V3
5 1 (1.47%) SIEM
5 1 (1.47%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (1.47%) Capacity Management
5 1 (1.47%) Load Balancing
5 1 (1.47%) Supplier Management
5 1 (1.47%) Network Planning
5 1 (1.47%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (1.47%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.29%) C
2 6 (8.82%) Perl
2 6 (8.82%) PHP
Qualifications
1 46 (67.65%) Security Cleared
2 43 (63.24%) SC Cleared
3 33 (48.53%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (32.35%) CCNP
5 18 (26.47%) CCNA
6 7 (10.29%) Degree
7 6 (8.82%) CCIE
7 6 (8.82%) DV Cleared
8 5 (7.35%) CCSE
8 5 (7.35%) CCSA
9 2 (2.94%) CCSP
9 2 (2.94%) HND
10 1 (1.47%) Network+ Certification
10 1 (1.47%) CCDP
10 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (1.47%) A+ Certification
10 1 (1.47%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.29%) JSP 440
2 5 (7.35%) QA
3 1 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (8.82%) Hyper-V
1 6 (8.82%) vSphere
1 6 (8.82%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 60 (88.24%) Cisco
2 22 (32.35%) Juniper
3 21 (30.88%) CheckPoint
4 16 (23.53%) HP
5 13 (19.12%) Brocade
6 9 (13.24%) McAfee
7 8 (11.76%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 5 (7.35%) 3PAR
8 5 (7.35%) Blue Coat
9 4 (5.88%) F5
10 3 (4.41%) Microsoft
11 2 (2.94%) Remedy
11 2 (2.94%) Nokia
12 1 (1.47%) Riverbed
12 1 (1.47%) SolarWinds
12 1 (1.47%) Sonus
12 1 (1.47%) ScanSafe
12 1 (1.47%) TippingPoint
12 1 (1.47%) BT
12 1 (1.47%) BMC
Hampshire
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: NEG
Posted: 26 days ago