The table below looks at the statistics for the IP Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IP 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
IP Engineer
Rank 237 195 221
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +26
Contract jobs requiring an IP Engineer 24 56 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.61% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.66% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 2
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£300 £255 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -29.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £203 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £325 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £313 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £27.00
IP 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 South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8806 8448 7862
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 92.37% 91.86% 92.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 5200 4616 4096
Average daily rate £375 £350 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £213 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 408 400 542
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.48 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.91% -3.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

IP Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

IP Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

IP Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

IP Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

IP Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IP Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

IP Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

IP Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

IP Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

IP Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IP Engineer within the South East 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
Berkshire -29 16 £220 -12.87%
Hampshire -1 8 £310 +5.08% 1
IP Engineer
England

IP Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited IP 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 IP Engineer in their job title.

1 40 (67.80%) Telecoms
2 39 (66.10%) Cisco
3 28 (47.46%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (37.29%) Juniper
5 20 (33.90%) OSPF
5 20 (33.90%) CCNP
6 18 (30.51%) BGP
7 17 (28.81%) Firewall
7 17 (28.81%) MPLS
8 15 (25.42%) CheckPoint
9 14 (23.73%) Network Design
10 11 (18.64%) WAN
11 10 (16.95%) SC Cleared
11 10 (16.95%) Security Cleared
12 8 (13.56%) CCIE
12 8 (13.56%) RIP
12 8 (13.56%) TCP/IP
13 7 (11.86%) Wireless
13 7 (11.86%) Cisco Nexus
14 6 (10.17%) Cisco ASA
14 6 (10.17%) Degree
14 6 (10.17%) VPN
14 6 (10.17%) CCNA
14 6 (10.17%) LAN
14 6 (10.17%) Linux
15 5 (8.47%) HND
15 5 (8.47%) Ethernet
15 5 (8.47%) Validation
15 5 (8.47%) JNCIS
15 5 (8.47%) Cisco PIX

IP Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited IP 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 IP Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (5.08%) MS Office
2 2 (3.39%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 20 (33.90%) OSPF
2 18 (30.51%) BGP
3 17 (28.81%) Firewall
3 17 (28.81%) MPLS
4 11 (18.64%) WAN
5 8 (13.56%) TCP/IP
5 8 (13.56%) RIP
6 7 (11.86%) Wireless
6 7 (11.86%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (10.17%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (10.17%) VPN
7 6 (10.17%) LAN
8 5 (8.47%) Ethernet
8 5 (8.47%) Cisco PIX
8 5 (8.47%) 4G
8 5 (8.47%) FWSM
8 5 (8.47%) Radio Access Network
9 4 (6.78%) xDSL
9 4 (6.78%) Network Security
9 4 (6.78%) Internet
General
1 40 (67.80%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.78%) Back Office
3 3 (5.08%) Front Office
4 2 (3.39%) Retail
4 2 (3.39%) Billing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) Computer Science
1 4 (6.78%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.08%) PKI
3 2 (3.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.17%) Linux
2 3 (5.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (23.73%) Network Design
2 5 (8.47%) Validation
2 5 (8.47%) Test Strategy
3 4 (6.78%) Migration
4 3 (5.08%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (5.08%) Asset Management
4 3 (5.08%) Change Control
4 3 (5.08%) Load Balancing
5 2 (3.39%) Performance Management
5 2 (3.39%) Reverse Engineering
5 2 (3.39%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (3.39%) Network Management
5 2 (3.39%) Capacity Management
5 2 (3.39%) CRM
5 2 (3.39%) Deep Packet Inspection
5 2 (3.39%) DDoS Mitigation
6 1 (1.69%) ITIL
6 1 (1.69%) Network Planning
6 1 (1.69%) eTOM
6 1 (1.69%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.78%) C
2 1 (1.69%) Perl
2 1 (1.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (47.46%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (33.90%) CCNP
3 10 (16.95%) SC Cleared
3 10 (16.95%) Security Cleared
4 8 (13.56%) CCIE
5 6 (10.17%) CCNA
5 6 (10.17%) Degree
6 5 (8.47%) JNCIS
6 5 (8.47%) HND
7 4 (6.78%) CISSP
7 4 (6.78%) BC Cleared
8 2 (3.39%) CCDP
8 2 (3.39%) CCSP
8 2 (3.39%) Check Point Certification
8 2 (3.39%) CCSA
8 2 (3.39%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 4 (6.78%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.69%) Cacti
Vendors
1 39 (66.10%) Cisco
2 22 (37.29%) Juniper
3 15 (25.42%) CheckPoint
4 4 (6.78%) Huawei
4 4 (6.78%) F5
5 3 (5.08%) BT
5 3 (5.08%) Ericsson
6 2 (3.39%) Nokia
6 2 (3.39%) Radware
6 2 (3.39%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.39%) Redback
6 2 (3.39%) Blue Coat
7 1 (1.69%) Brocade
7 1 (1.69%) Fortinet
7 1 (1.69%) Alcatel-Lucent