The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Hampshire region that had Network Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 48 76 79
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 82 50 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 4.21% 2.33% 1.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.56% 2.43% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 35 26
Median daily rate £375 £375 £289
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +29.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £300 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £436 £362
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 2
Median hourly rate £48.00 £35.79 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.11% +23.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.25 £23.11 £23.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.15 £47.83 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £22.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+60.00% -8.16%
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 2056 1933
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 92.30% 95.85% 93.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1149 1254 1141
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £270 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 133 114
Median hourly rate £22.19 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.50% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £11.78 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £40.83 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Hampshire region that featured Network Engineer in the job title.

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 August 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
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 30 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +25 31 £400 +6.66% 3
Basingstoke +13 5 £350 -20.45% 4
Farnborough +4 5 £390 +20.00%
Portsmouth -13 5 - - 2
Gosport - 5 £378 -
Hook -1 4 £310 +15.96%
Winchester -3 2 £450 +21.62%
Havant -3 1 £575 - 1
Network Engineer
South East

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, Network Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hampshire region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 136 (82.93%) Cisco
2 110 (67.07%) Security Cleared
3 97 (59.15%) Cisco Certification
4 96 (58.54%) Firewall
5 93 (56.71%) SC Cleared
6 65 (39.63%) CCNP
7 64 (39.02%) CheckPoint
8 58 (35.37%) LAN
8 58 (35.37%) Network Security
9 57 (34.76%) WAN
10 53 (32.32%) CCNA
11 45 (27.44%) Wireless
12 42 (25.61%) Cisco ASA
13 41 (25.00%) Juniper
14 37 (22.56%) Palo Alto
15 34 (20.73%) Data Centre
16 33 (20.12%) VoIP
17 27 (16.46%) DNS
17 27 (16.46%) BGP
18 26 (15.85%) Network Design
19 25 (15.24%) ITIL
20 24 (14.63%) FortiGate
21 23 (14.02%) OSPF
22 20 (12.20%) Windows
23 19 (11.59%) Linux
23 19 (11.59%) Cisco Nexus
24 18 (10.98%) F5
24 18 (10.98%) MPLS
25 17 (10.37%) VMware
25 17 (10.37%) DV Cleared

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (1.83%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.61%) Smallworld
Applications
1 11 (6.71%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.27%) MS Office
3 3 (1.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.22%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.61%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 5 (3.05%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.83%) assyst
3 2 (1.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 96 (58.54%) Firewall
2 58 (35.37%) LAN
2 58 (35.37%) Network Security
3 57 (34.76%) WAN
4 45 (27.44%) Wireless
5 42 (25.61%) Cisco ASA
6 33 (20.12%) VoIP
7 27 (16.46%) BGP
7 27 (16.46%) DNS
8 23 (14.02%) OSPF
9 19 (11.59%) Cisco Nexus
10 18 (10.98%) MPLS
11 15 (9.15%) NetScaler
12 13 (7.93%) HSRP
12 13 (7.93%) SSL
12 13 (7.93%) TCP/IP
13 12 (7.32%) IP Telephony
13 12 (7.32%) SNMP
14 11 (6.71%) IPsec
14 11 (6.71%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.66%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.22%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.61%) GIS
Development Applications
1 5 (3.05%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (2.44%) StarTeam
3 1 (0.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (9.15%) Telecoms
2 7 (4.27%) Finance
3 3 (1.83%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.22%) Billing
4 2 (1.22%) Electronics
4 2 (1.22%) Legal
4 2 (1.22%) Marketing
5 1 (0.61%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.88%) Regular Expression
2 6 (3.66%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.61%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 34 (20.73%) Data Centre
2 7 (4.27%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (1.83%) Computer Science
3 3 (1.83%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (1.83%) Driving Licence
3 3 (1.83%) Management Information System
3 3 (1.83%) PKI
4 2 (1.22%) Cryptography
4 2 (1.22%) EMC VNX
4 2 (1.22%) VCE vBlock
5 1 (0.61%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.61%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 20 (12.20%) Windows
2 19 (11.59%) Linux
3 14 (8.54%) Windows Server
4 6 (3.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.83%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (1.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.22%) VMS
7 1 (0.61%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (15.85%) Network Design
2 25 (15.24%) ITIL
3 13 (7.93%) Load Balancing
3 13 (7.93%) Migration
4 11 (6.71%) Kalman Filter
5 9 (5.49%) Configuration Management
5 9 (5.49%) Fault Management
5 9 (5.49%) Network Architecture
6 8 (4.88%) Email Filtering
6 8 (4.88%) Web Filtering
7 7 (4.27%) Change Management
8 6 (3.66%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (3.05%) Network Management
10 4 (2.44%) Information Security
10 4 (2.44%) ITSM
11 3 (1.83%) Capacity Planning
11 3 (1.83%) Data Protection
11 3 (1.83%) Programme Management
11 3 (1.83%) Service Delivery
11 3 (1.83%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (4.88%) C
2 7 (4.27%) SQL
3 5 (3.05%) Perl
3 5 (3.05%) Tcl
4 3 (1.83%) PowerShell
4 3 (1.83%) VB
5 2 (1.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 110 (67.07%) Security Cleared
2 97 (59.15%) Cisco Certification
3 93 (56.71%) SC Cleared
4 65 (39.63%) CCNP
5 53 (32.32%) CCNA
6 17 (10.37%) DV Cleared
7 13 (7.93%) CCIE
7 13 (7.93%) Degree
8 7 (4.27%) CCDP
9 5 (3.05%) CCSA
9 5 (3.05%) CCSE
10 3 (1.83%) CCVP
10 3 (1.83%) HND
11 2 (1.22%) CISSP
11 2 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.22%) JNCIS
12 1 (0.61%) CFCE
12 1 (0.61%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.61%) JNCIA
12 1 (0.61%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.49%) SLA
2 5 (3.05%) JSP 440
3 4 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.44%) QA
4 2 (1.22%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (1.22%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.61%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 15 (9.15%) Active Directory
2 10 (6.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.44%) Terminal Services
3 4 (2.44%) XenServer
4 2 (1.22%) NFS
4 2 (1.22%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.22%) vSphere
5 1 (0.61%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 24 (14.63%) FortiGate
2 9 (5.49%) Cisco Prime
3 4 (2.44%) WhatsUp Gold
4 3 (1.83%) Backup Exec
4 3 (1.83%) Netcool
4 3 (1.83%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (1.83%) SCCM
4 3 (1.83%) SCOM
4 3 (1.83%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (1.83%) Tivoli
4 3 (1.83%) WSUS
5 1 (0.61%) Nagios
Vendors
1 136 (82.93%) Cisco
2 64 (39.02%) CheckPoint
3 41 (25.00%) Juniper
4 37 (22.56%) Palo Alto
5 18 (10.98%) F5
6 17 (10.37%) VMware
7 15 (9.15%) Microsoft
8 13 (7.93%) AlgoSec
8 13 (7.93%) Tufin
9 12 (7.32%) Citrix
10 9 (5.49%) Dell
10 9 (5.49%) SolarWinds
11 8 (4.88%) Extreme Networks
12 7 (4.27%) Intel Security
13 6 (3.66%) Red Hat
14 5 (3.05%) EMC
14 5 (3.05%) Remedy
14 5 (3.05%) Riverbed
15 3 (1.83%) 3Com
15 3 (1.83%) Aruba