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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IP Engineer
Rank 231 210 210
Rank change year-on-year
-21 0
Contract jobs requiring an IP Engineer 26 30 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.28% 0.33% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.36% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 4
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£296 £353 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.95% +15.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £325 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £380 £343
UK excluding London average daily rate £303 £380 £306
% change year-on-year
-20.39% +24.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.00 -
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
8589 8433 7582
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.89% 91.87% 92.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 4862 4653 3861
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £210 £210
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 410 443 589
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £43.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +5 23 £275 -15.38% 3
Hampshire +3 3 £303 -20.39%
IP Engineer
England

IP Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 71 (91.03%) Cisco
2 58 (74.36%) Telecoms
3 50 (64.10%) Cisco Certification
4 45 (57.69%) OSPF
5 40 (51.28%) Firewall
6 39 (50.00%) Juniper
6 39 (50.00%) CheckPoint
7 37 (47.44%) CCNP
8 33 (42.31%) BGP
9 31 (39.74%) MPLS
10 20 (25.64%) F5
11 19 (24.36%) Validation
11 19 (24.36%) RIP
12 18 (23.08%) VPN
13 15 (19.23%) Test Strategy
13 15 (19.23%) SC Cleared
13 15 (19.23%) Security Cleared
13 15 (19.23%) Network Design
14 13 (16.67%) Back Office
14 13 (16.67%) CCIE
14 13 (16.67%) JNCIS
14 13 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
15 12 (15.38%) ITIL
15 12 (15.38%) Risk Assessment
16 11 (14.10%) CISSP
17 10 (12.82%) LAN
17 10 (12.82%) WAN
17 10 (12.82%) Data Centre
18 9 (11.54%) PCI DSS
18 9 (11.54%) Network Security

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 1 (1.28%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.28%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 45 (57.69%) OSPF
2 40 (51.28%) Firewall
3 33 (42.31%) BGP
4 31 (39.74%) MPLS
5 19 (24.36%) RIP
6 18 (23.08%) VPN
7 13 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (12.82%) LAN
8 10 (12.82%) WAN
9 9 (11.54%) Network Security
9 9 (11.54%) IPsec
9 9 (11.54%) Internet
10 8 (10.26%) TCP/IP
10 8 (10.26%) VLAN
10 8 (10.26%) Cisco PIX
10 8 (10.26%) FWSM
10 8 (10.26%) Cisco Nexus
10 8 (10.26%) HSRP
11 7 (8.97%) SNMP
12 6 (7.69%) Ethernet
General
1 58 (74.36%) Telecoms
2 13 (16.67%) Back Office
3 3 (3.85%) Front Office
4 2 (2.56%) Retail
4 2 (2.56%) Billing
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.82%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.13%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.13%) SecurID
2 4 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (24.36%) Validation
2 15 (19.23%) Test Strategy
2 15 (19.23%) Network Design
3 12 (15.38%) ITIL
3 12 (15.38%) Risk Assessment
4 8 (10.26%) Incident Management
4 8 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (6.41%) Network Management
5 5 (6.41%) Reverse Engineering
5 5 (6.41%) Load Balancing
5 5 (6.41%) Migration
6 4 (5.13%) eTOM
6 4 (5.13%) Demand Forecasting
7 2 (2.56%) CRM
7 2 (2.56%) Performance Management
7 2 (2.56%) DDoS Mitigation
7 2 (2.56%) Deep Packet Inspection
8 1 (1.28%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (1.28%) Network Planning
8 1 (1.28%) Asset Management
Qualifications
1 50 (64.10%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (47.44%) CCNP
3 15 (19.23%) SC Cleared
3 15 (19.23%) Security Cleared
4 13 (16.67%) CCIE
4 13 (16.67%) JNCIS
5 11 (14.10%) CISSP
6 7 (8.97%) CCNA
7 6 (7.69%) Degree
8 5 (6.41%) BC Cleared
8 5 (6.41%) HND
8 5 (6.41%) CCDP
8 5 (6.41%) CCSP
8 5 (6.41%) Check Point Certification
9 4 (5.13%) HNC
10 2 (2.56%) CCSA
10 2 (2.56%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (2.56%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 6 (7.69%) FortiGate
2 4 (5.13%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 71 (91.03%) Cisco
2 39 (50.00%) Juniper
2 39 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 20 (25.64%) F5
4 7 (8.97%) Fortinet
5 5 (6.41%) Ericsson
5 5 (6.41%) Nokia
5 5 (6.41%) Redback
5 5 (6.41%) Radware
5 5 (6.41%) Microsoft
6 4 (5.13%) CA
6 4 (5.13%) Tufin
6 4 (5.13%) AlgoSec
7 3 (3.85%) Huawei
7 3 (3.85%) BT
8 2 (2.56%) Blue Coat
9 1 (1.28%) Crossbeam
9 1 (1.28%) Alcatel-Lucent
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