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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Design Engineer
England / South East
Rank 222 239 246
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Network Design Engineer 20 20 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.26% 0.23% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.24% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 5
Median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £330 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £503 £426
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 - -

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
7116 8310 9176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.68% 94.57% 94.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 4154 5083 4898
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 364 389 429
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £53.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.52%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Design Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Network Design Engineer Daily Rate Histogram 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 26 February 2017. 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 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 0 9 £425 -
Berkshire +16 6 £400 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £425 -
Middlesex - 2 £435 - 1
Network Design Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 31 (91.18%) Network Design
2 28 (82.35%) Cisco
3 24 (70.59%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (61.76%) CCNP
5 15 (44.12%) Security Cleared
6 14 (41.18%) CCNA
6 14 (41.18%) Telecoms
7 12 (35.29%) Firewall
8 11 (32.35%) LAN
9 10 (29.41%) VoIP
10 9 (26.47%) WAN
10 9 (26.47%) CCIE
11 8 (23.53%) SC Cleared
12 7 (20.59%) QA
12 7 (20.59%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (20.59%) CheckPoint
12 7 (20.59%) FTP
12 7 (20.59%) SNMP
12 7 (20.59%) Migration
13 6 (17.65%) Wireless
13 6 (17.65%) Configuration Management
13 6 (17.65%) StarTeam
13 6 (17.65%) Fortinet
13 6 (17.65%) Degree
13 6 (17.65%) DV Cleared
13 6 (17.65%) Rational DOORS
13 6 (17.65%) Unified Communications
14 5 (14.71%) Network Security
14 5 (14.71%) F5
14 5 (14.71%) C

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 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 12 (35.29%) Firewall
2 11 (32.35%) LAN
3 10 (29.41%) VoIP
4 9 (26.47%) WAN
5 7 (20.59%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (20.59%) FTP
5 7 (20.59%) SNMP
6 6 (17.65%) Unified Communications
6 6 (17.65%) Wireless
7 5 (14.71%) Network Security
8 3 (8.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 3 (8.82%) VPN
9 2 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (5.88%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 1 (2.94%) FCoE
10 1 (2.94%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (2.94%) LTE
10 1 (2.94%) RANAP
10 1 (2.94%) VoLTE
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Rational DOORS
1 6 (17.65%) StarTeam
General
1 14 (41.18%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Electronics
3 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.94%) Machine to Machine
3 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.94%) PKI
3 1 (2.94%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Linux
1 1 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (91.18%) Network Design
2 7 (20.59%) Migration
3 6 (17.65%) Configuration Management
4 4 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (11.76%) Load Balancing
4 4 (11.76%) Requirements Management
5 2 (5.88%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.88%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.88%) Software Licensing
6 1 (2.94%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.94%) Information Security
6 1 (2.94%) ITIL
6 1 (2.94%) ITSM
6 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.94%) Programme Management
6 1 (2.94%) Project Management
6 1 (2.94%) Service Management
6 1 (2.94%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.71%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (70.59%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (61.76%) CCNP
3 15 (44.12%) Security Cleared
4 14 (41.18%) CCNA
5 9 (26.47%) CCIE
6 8 (23.53%) SC Cleared
7 6 (17.65%) Degree
7 6 (17.65%) DV Cleared
8 1 (2.94%) CCDP
8 1 (2.94%) CCIP
8 1 (2.94%) CCSA
8 1 (2.94%) CCSE
8 1 (2.94%) HND
8 1 (2.94%) JNCIA
8 1 (2.94%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.59%) QA
2 2 (5.88%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (5.88%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (8.82%) Cisco UCCE
1 3 (8.82%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (2.94%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 28 (82.35%) Cisco
2 7 (20.59%) CheckPoint
3 6 (17.65%) Fortinet
4 5 (14.71%) F5
5 4 (11.76%) Juniper
6 2 (5.88%) HP
7 1 (2.94%) Avaya
7 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.94%) Nokia
7 1 (2.94%) Palo Alto
7 1 (2.94%) Riverbed
7 1 (2.94%) Samsung
7 1 (2.94%) SAP
7 1 (2.94%) VMware