The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had IP Network Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IP Network Engineer
Rank 428 415 411
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -4
Contract jobs requiring an IP Network Engineer 5 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.022% 0.040% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.042% 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 8
Median daily rate £375 £338 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +11.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £300 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £370 £426
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £275 £288
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
IP Network Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21586 21213 22108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.71% 94.75% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 15649 14575 15433
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 246 380 396
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £55.00 £38.79
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

IP Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

IP Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

IP Network Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IP Network Engineer across the London region.

IP Network Engineer Daily Rate Trend in London

IP Network Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IP Network Engineer across the London region.

IP Network Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in London

IP Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IP 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 London region featuring IP Network Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (87.50%) CCNP
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (62.50%) Juniper
2 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL
3 4 (50.00%) Network Security
3 4 (50.00%) Junos
3 4 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (50.00%) LAN
3 4 (50.00%) WAN
3 4 (50.00%) JNCIP
4 2 (25.00%) MPLS
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) F5
4 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Palo Alto
5 1 (12.50%) ELK Stack
5 1 (12.50%) Network Design
5 1 (12.50%) JNCIA
5 1 (12.50%) JNCIS
5 1 (12.50%) CentOS
5 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (12.50%) ZABBIX
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (12.50%) Aerohive Networks
5 1 (12.50%) IOS XR

IP Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
2 4 (50.00%) Junos
2 4 (50.00%) LAN
2 4 (50.00%) Network Security
2 4 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) MPLS
4 1 (12.50%) Broadband
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (12.50%) IOS XR
4 1 (12.50%) IPsec
4 1 (12.50%) IPv4
4 1 (12.50%) IPv6
4 1 (12.50%) LDAP
4 1 (12.50%) NX-OS
4 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 1 (12.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) CentOS
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
2 1 (12.50%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
4 1 (12.50%) Network Design
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) CCNP
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (50.00%) JNCIP
3 1 (12.50%) CCIE
3 1 (12.50%) JNCIA
3 1 (12.50%) JNCIS
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Nagios
1 1 (12.50%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Juniper
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) F5
2 2 (25.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (12.50%) Aerohive Networks
3 1 (12.50%) Apple
3 1 (12.50%) Brocade
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (12.50%) Remedy