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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 76 77 84
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 46 38 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.16% 1.86% 1.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.33% 1.99% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 21 11
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£388 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £230 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 7
Average hourly rate £23.29 £21.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.32% -46.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £21.50 £34.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.61 £21.50 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £22.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -41.33%
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
1973 1911 1632
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 92.72% 93.49% 93.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1259 1114 904
Average daily rate £375 £353 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.38% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 108 158
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.45 £10.75 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £46.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 31 July 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
Southampton -2 12 £388 +19.23%
Winchester -6 7 £388 +33.62%
Basingstoke -7 5 £395 +21.53%
Hook -7 4 £336 +34.63%
Portsmouth +2 2 £325 +182.60% 1
Havant - 2 - - 1
Farnborough -2 1 £325 -9.09%
Network Engineer
South East

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 52 (58.43%) Cisco Certification
2 51 (57.30%) Cisco
2 51 (57.30%) Firewall
3 44 (49.44%) LAN
4 40 (44.94%) CCNA
5 38 (42.70%) WAN
6 31 (34.83%) CCNP
6 31 (34.83%) Security Cleared
7 28 (31.46%) Data Centre
8 25 (28.09%) SC Cleared
9 24 (26.97%) Network Design
10 23 (25.84%) Network Security
11 22 (24.72%) Wireless
12 21 (23.60%) ITIL
12 21 (23.60%) Cisco ASA
13 19 (21.35%) OSPF
14 18 (20.22%) CheckPoint
14 18 (20.22%) TCP/IP
14 18 (20.22%) SLA
15 16 (17.98%) SSL
15 16 (17.98%) IPsec
16 15 (16.85%) Windows
17 14 (15.73%) Juniper
17 14 (15.73%) McAfee
17 14 (15.73%) EIGRP
18 13 (14.61%) BGP
19 12 (13.48%) Finance
20 11 (12.36%) Ethernet
20 11 (12.36%) F5
21 10 (11.24%) ITIL V3

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (3.37%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (4.49%) MS Office
1 4 (4.49%) MS Excel
1 4 (4.49%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (57.30%) Firewall
2 44 (49.44%) LAN
3 38 (42.70%) WAN
4 23 (25.84%) Network Security
5 22 (24.72%) Wireless
6 21 (23.60%) Cisco ASA
7 19 (21.35%) OSPF
8 18 (20.22%) TCP/IP
9 16 (17.98%) SSL
9 16 (17.98%) IPsec
10 14 (15.73%) EIGRP
11 13 (14.61%) BGP
12 11 (12.36%) Ethernet
13 10 (11.24%) VPN
13 10 (11.24%) VoIP
13 10 (11.24%) MPLS
14 9 (10.11%) SNMP
14 9 (10.11%) DNS
14 9 (10.11%) VLAN
15 8 (8.99%) HSRP
Development Applications
1 2 (2.25%) StarTeam
1 2 (2.25%) Rational DOORS
General
1 12 (13.48%) Finance
2 8 (8.99%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.49%) Banking
4 1 (1.12%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.99%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.12%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (31.46%) Data Centre
2 6 (6.74%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.49%) Cryptography
4 3 (3.37%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.25%) PKI
6 1 (1.12%) Statistics
6 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.12%) Handset
6 1 (1.12%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (16.85%) Windows
2 8 (8.99%) Linux
3 6 (6.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.37%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (26.97%) Network Design
2 21 (23.60%) ITIL
3 10 (11.24%) Incident Management
3 10 (11.24%) ITIL V3
4 8 (8.99%) Network Management
4 8 (8.99%) Kalman Filter
5 7 (7.87%) Configuration Management
5 7 (7.87%) Service Delivery
6 6 (6.74%) Change Management
6 6 (6.74%) Service Management
6 6 (6.74%) Fault Management
6 6 (6.74%) Performance Monitoring
6 6 (6.74%) Network Monitoring
7 5 (5.62%) Load Balancing
7 5 (5.62%) Information Security
8 4 (4.49%) Low Latency
9 3 (3.37%) Cyber Security
9 3 (3.37%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (3.37%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (3.37%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.62%) C
2 4 (4.49%) Perl
Qualifications
1 52 (58.43%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (44.94%) CCNA
3 31 (34.83%) Security Cleared
3 31 (34.83%) CCNP
4 25 (28.09%) SC Cleared
5 9 (10.11%) MCSA
5 9 (10.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (10.11%) A+ Certification
5 9 (10.11%) Network+ Certification
6 7 (7.87%) Degree
7 6 (6.74%) HND
8 5 (5.62%) DV Cleared
9 4 (4.49%) CCDE
10 1 (1.12%) CCIE
10 1 (1.12%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (20.22%) SLA
2 9 (10.11%) QA
3 5 (5.62%) JSP 440
4 2 (2.25%) PCI DSS
4 2 (2.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (3.37%) Hyper-V
1 3 (3.37%) vSphere
1 3 (3.37%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (2.25%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.49%) FortiGate
2 3 (3.37%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (2.25%) Netcool
4 1 (1.12%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (1.12%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.12%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 51 (57.30%) Cisco
2 18 (20.22%) CheckPoint
3 14 (15.73%) McAfee
3 14 (15.73%) Juniper
4 11 (12.36%) F5
5 9 (10.11%) Nokia
5 9 (10.11%) Microsoft
6 8 (8.99%) HP
7 4 (4.49%) Remedy
7 4 (4.49%) Websense
8 3 (3.37%) BT
8 3 (3.37%) VMware
8 3 (3.37%) Blue Coat
8 3 (3.37%) NetScout
8 3 (3.37%) Imperva
9 2 (2.25%) LogRhythm
9 2 (2.25%) IronPort
9 2 (2.25%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.12%) 3Com
10 1 (1.12%) Fortinet
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