The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Network Design Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Design Engineer
Rank 253 262 230
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -32
Contract jobs requiring a Network Design Engineer 10 14 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.14% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.15% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 8
Median daily rate £450 £415 £453
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% -8.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £298 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £438 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £38.00 £59.00
% change year-on-year
- -35.59%
Network Design 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
8141 9236 8644
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.95% 95.04% 94.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 4923 5536 4802
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 368 428 429
Median hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.47% +3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

Network Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South East region that featured Network Design Engineer in the job title.

Network Design Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Network Design 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 Network Design Engineer across the South East region.

Network Design Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Network Design 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 Network Design Engineer across the South East region.

Network Design Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Network Design Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Design Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +3 7 £475 +14.45%
Berkshire 0 3 £400 -11.11%
Network Design Engineer
England

Network Design Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, Network Design 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 South East region featuring Network Design Engineer in the job title.

1 21 (87.50%) Network Design
2 13 (54.17%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (54.17%) Cisco
3 12 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 11 (45.83%) SC Cleared
4 11 (45.83%) Security Cleared
5 9 (37.50%) CCNP
5 9 (37.50%) Wireless
6 7 (29.17%) Firewall
6 7 (29.17%) Degree
6 7 (29.17%) Data Centre
7 6 (25.00%) CheckPoint
8 5 (20.83%) CCIE
8 5 (20.83%) C
9 4 (16.67%) Capacity Management
9 4 (16.67%) Palo Alto
9 4 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
9 4 (16.67%) StarTeam
9 4 (16.67%) QA
9 4 (16.67%) Network Security
9 4 (16.67%) CCNA
9 4 (16.67%) FTP
9 4 (16.67%) SNMP
9 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
10 3 (12.50%) Juniper
10 3 (12.50%) Terminal Services
10 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
10 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
10 3 (12.50%) Citrix
10 3 (12.50%) SQL

Network Design Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 3 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) Wireless
2 7 (29.17%) Firewall
3 4 (16.67%) FTP
3 4 (16.67%) Network Security
3 4 (16.67%) SNMP
4 3 (12.50%) LAN
4 3 (12.50%) WAN
5 2 (8.33%) BGP
5 2 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 2 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (4.17%) MPLS
6 1 (4.17%) Multicast
6 1 (4.17%) OSPF
6 1 (4.17%) VPN
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
1 4 (16.67%) StarTeam
General
1 12 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Local Government
3 1 (4.17%) German Language
3 1 (4.17%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (87.50%) Network Design
2 4 (16.67%) Capacity Management
2 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 3 (12.50%) Information Security
3 3 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (8.33%) Network Architecture
4 2 (8.33%) Requirements Management
5 1 (4.17%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.17%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.17%) Information Assurance
5 1 (4.17%) Information Security Management
5 1 (4.17%) ISMS
5 1 (4.17%) ITIL
5 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.17%) Project Management
5 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
5 1 (4.17%) Security Management
5 1 (4.17%) Service Management
5 1 (4.17%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) C
2 3 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (54.17%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (45.83%) SC Cleared
2 11 (45.83%) Security Cleared
3 9 (37.50%) CCNP
4 7 (29.17%) Degree
5 5 (20.83%) CCIE
6 4 (16.67%) CCNA
7 3 (12.50%) HND
8 2 (8.33%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.17%) JSP 440
2 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (12.50%) Terminal Services
1 3 (12.50%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) Cisco
2 6 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 4 (16.67%) Palo Alto
4 3 (12.50%) Citrix
4 3 (12.50%) F5
4 3 (12.50%) Juniper
4 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (12.50%) VMware