The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Design Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Design Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Design Engineer
Rank 64 36 22
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Network Design Engineer 5 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 1.21% 0.49% 1.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 0.51% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate £358 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £373 £380
% change year-on-year
-8.05% -1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 - -
Network Design Engineer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Shropshire 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
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
406 196 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 98.07% 96.55% 82.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 101 57
Average daily rate £460 £420 £341
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.52% +23.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £300 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £13.87 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Network Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Design Engineer in the job title across the Shropshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Design Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Network Design Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Network Design Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

Network Design Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Design Engineer within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
Telford -27 5 £358 +30.00%
Network Design Engineer
West Midlands

Network Design Engineer
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire region that cited Network Design 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 Design Engineer in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Nokia
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) CiscoWorks
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Network Design
1 5 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (80.00%) F5
2 4 (80.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 4 (80.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (80.00%) BIG-IP
2 4 (80.00%) Fortinet
2 4 (80.00%) OSPF
3 3 (60.00%) BGP
3 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Change Management
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (20.00%) BT
5 1 (20.00%) CCNA
5 1 (20.00%) CCDP
5 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
5 1 (20.00%) LAN
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (20.00%) Network Management
5 1 (20.00%) Fujitsu
5 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing

Network Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire region that cited Network Design 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 Design Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) BIG-IP
2 4 (80.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 4 (80.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (80.00%) OSPF
3 3 (60.00%) BGP
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Network Design
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (20.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) CCDP
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Nokia
2 4 (80.00%) F5
2 4 (80.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (20.00%) BT
3 1 (20.00%) Fujitsu