The first table below looks at the demand for the IP Engineer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IP Engineer
Rank 547 507 479
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -28
Contract jobs requiring an IP Engineer 40 37 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.071% 0.078% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.077% 0.084% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 18
Average daily rate £305 £275 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.90% -23.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £186 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £335 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £258 £215
% change year-on-year
+18.44% +19.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £32.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.00 -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51949 44129 56219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.27% 92.47% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 31578 25274 30920
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2083 2186 2628
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.87 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.04% -8.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%

IP Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

IP Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IP Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IP Engineer within the UK.

IP Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

IP Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IP Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

IP Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

IP Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IP Engineer within the UK.

IP Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

IP Engineer
Top 10 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -86 37 £338 +22.72% 8
South East -12 27 £340 +32.03% 5
Berkshire +1 22 £210 -26.95% 3
Reading +5 13 £210 -26.95% 3
London -17 9 £328 +9.16% 3
Hampshire -5 3 £380 +62.56% 2
City of London - 3 £280 - 2
North West - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 - -
Yorkshire - - - -

IP Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 59 (96.72%) Cisco
2 51 (83.61%) Cisco Certification
3 33 (54.10%) CCNP
4 30 (49.18%) MPLS
4 30 (49.18%) Firewall
4 30 (49.18%) Telecoms
5 29 (47.54%) OSPF
6 26 (42.62%) Juniper
7 23 (37.70%) BGP
8 20 (32.79%) CheckPoint
8 20 (32.79%) CCIE
9 19 (31.15%) VPN
10 18 (29.51%) Cisco ASA
11 15 (24.59%) DNS
11 15 (24.59%) Cisco Nexus
12 14 (22.95%) F5
12 14 (22.95%) Cisco PIX
12 14 (22.95%) CCNA
13 13 (21.31%) SNMP
13 13 (21.31%) Network Design
13 13 (21.31%) FWSM
14 11 (18.03%) Security Cleared
14 11 (18.03%) EIGRP
15 10 (16.39%) CCSP
15 10 (16.39%) Ethernet
15 10 (16.39%) IPsec
15 10 (16.39%) FortiGate
16 9 (14.75%) HSRP
16 9 (14.75%) PCI DSS
16 9 (14.75%) SC Cleared

IP Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.20%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.28%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 30 (49.18%) MPLS
1 30 (49.18%) Firewall
2 29 (47.54%) OSPF
3 23 (37.70%) BGP
4 19 (31.15%) VPN
5 18 (29.51%) Cisco ASA
6 15 (24.59%) DNS
6 15 (24.59%) Cisco Nexus
7 14 (22.95%) Cisco PIX
8 13 (21.31%) SNMP
8 13 (21.31%) FWSM
9 11 (18.03%) EIGRP
10 10 (16.39%) Ethernet
10 10 (16.39%) IPsec
11 9 (14.75%) HSRP
12 8 (13.11%) VoIP
12 8 (13.11%) WAN
13 7 (11.48%) DHCP
13 7 (11.48%) Wireless
13 7 (11.48%) BIG-IP
General
1 30 (49.18%) Telecoms
2 7 (11.48%) Finance
2 7 (11.48%) Back Office
3 5 (8.20%) Financial Institution
4 4 (6.56%) Games
4 4 (6.56%) Banking
5 3 (4.92%) Retail
5 3 (4.92%) Billing
6 2 (3.28%) Turkish Language
7 1 (1.64%) Multimedia
7 1 (1.64%) Front Office
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.56%) NHS
2 2 (3.28%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.64%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.56%) Windows
1 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.28%) UNIX
3 2 (3.28%) Linux
4 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (21.31%) Network Design
2 9 (14.75%) Migration
3 8 (13.11%) Network Management
4 5 (8.20%) Change Control
5 4 (6.56%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (6.56%) ITIL
5 4 (6.56%) Network Architecture
6 3 (4.92%) Capacity Management
6 3 (4.92%) CRM
6 3 (4.92%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (4.92%) Service Delivery
6 3 (4.92%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.28%) Network Planning
7 2 (3.28%) Supplier Management
7 2 (3.28%) Problem Management
7 2 (3.28%) Fault Management
7 2 (3.28%) Change Management
7 2 (3.28%) Information Security
7 2 (3.28%) Project Management
7 2 (3.28%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.20%) C
2 4 (6.56%) Perl
3 2 (3.28%) PHP
Qualifications
1 51 (83.61%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (54.10%) CCNP
3 20 (32.79%) CCIE
4 14 (22.95%) CCNA
5 11 (18.03%) Security Cleared
6 10 (16.39%) CCSP
7 9 (14.75%) SC Cleared
8 7 (11.48%) CCIP
8 7 (11.48%) JNCIS
9 6 (9.84%) CCDP
9 6 (9.84%) CISSP
10 5 (8.20%) Check Point Certification
11 4 (6.56%) JNCIP
12 3 (4.92%) BC Cleared
12 3 (4.92%) Degree
13 2 (3.28%) HND
13 2 (3.28%) CCA
13 2 (3.28%) CCDE
14 1 (1.64%) CCDA
14 1 (1.64%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.75%) PCI DSS
2 4 (6.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (6.56%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 1 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.64%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 10 (16.39%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 59 (96.72%) Cisco
2 26 (42.62%) Juniper
3 20 (32.79%) CheckPoint
4 14 (22.95%) F5
5 6 (9.84%) Microsoft
6 5 (8.20%) ProCurve
6 5 (8.20%) HP
6 5 (8.20%) VMware
6 5 (8.20%) Blue Coat
7 4 (6.56%) McAfee
8 3 (4.92%) Ericsson
9 2 (3.28%) Brocade
9 2 (3.28%) Nokia
9 2 (3.28%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 1 (1.64%) Nortel
10 1 (1.64%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.64%) Redback
10 1 (1.64%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.64%) Huawei
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Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Rate: £360 - £400 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Basingstoke
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Rate: £360 - £400 per day
Posted: 11 days ago