The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had IP Network Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IP Network Engineer
Rank 602 624 625
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +1
Contract jobs requiring an IP Network Engineer 19 21 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.038% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.040% 0.023%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 5
Median daily rate £329 £325 £205
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.15% +58.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £195 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £460 £273
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £276 £270
% change year-on-year
+16.14% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £44.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £44.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46860 52217 52769
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.53% 94.73% 93.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 30653 33283 33387
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1648 2021 2181
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

IP Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured IP Network Engineer in the job title.

IP Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IP Network Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

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

IP Network Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

IP Network Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IP Network Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

IP Network Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

IP Network Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

IP Network Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

IP Network Engineer
Top 18 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IP Network Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 9 December 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
England +5 17 £323 -0.76% 3
South East +25 8 £320 +3.22% 1
Hampshire +26 6 £320 +3.22% 1
Winchester - 5 £320 -
London +12 4 £413 -1.78% 1
East of England 0 2 £220 -8.72% 1
Berkshire -2 2 - -
City of London -5 2 £388 -18.42%
Nottingham - 2 £394 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £394 -
East Midlands - 2 £394 -
North West +6 1 - -
Essex +2 1 £220 -8.72%
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 £333 -
Scotland - 1 £333 -
Manchester - 1 - -
Stevenage - 1 - -

IP Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IP Network 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 featuring IP Network Engineer in the job title.

1 15 (39.47%) Cisco
2 13 (34.21%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (31.58%) TCP/IP
4 11 (28.95%) Firewall
5 9 (23.68%) Network Design
6 8 (21.05%) Telecoms
6 8 (21.05%) BGP
6 8 (21.05%) MPLS
6 8 (21.05%) CCNA
7 7 (18.42%) ITIL
7 7 (18.42%) LAN
7 7 (18.42%) WAN
7 7 (18.42%) Juniper
7 7 (18.42%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (15.79%) Wireless
8 6 (15.79%) Network Security
9 5 (13.16%) Huawei
9 5 (13.16%) Migration
9 5 (13.16%) OSPF
9 5 (13.16%) VoIP
9 5 (13.16%) CCDA
9 5 (13.16%) CCNP
10 4 (10.53%) DNS
10 4 (10.53%) MS Office
10 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
10 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
10 4 (10.53%) PRINCE2
10 4 (10.53%) Windows
10 4 (10.53%) Internet
10 4 (10.53%) Finance

IP Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
1 4 (10.53%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (31.58%) TCP/IP
2 11 (28.95%) Firewall
3 8 (21.05%) BGP
3 8 (21.05%) MPLS
4 7 (18.42%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (18.42%) LAN
4 7 (18.42%) WAN
5 6 (15.79%) Network Security
5 6 (15.79%) Wireless
6 5 (13.16%) OSPF
6 5 (13.16%) VoIP
7 4 (10.53%) DNS
7 4 (10.53%) Internet
8 3 (7.89%) Broadband
8 3 (7.89%) Cisco IPT
8 3 (7.89%) IP Telephony
8 3 (7.89%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (5.26%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 2 (5.26%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) MySQL
General
1 8 (21.05%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.53%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
1 2 (5.26%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.63%) IVR
2 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) Windows
2 2 (5.26%) Linux
3 1 (2.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.68%) Network Design
2 7 (18.42%) ITIL
3 5 (13.16%) Migration
4 4 (10.53%) Capacity Management
4 4 (10.53%) Change Management
4 4 (10.53%) PRINCE2
5 3 (7.89%) Service Management
6 2 (5.26%) Business Development
6 2 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.26%) CRM
6 2 (5.26%) Data Protection
6 2 (5.26%) Functional Testing
6 2 (5.26%) Information Security
6 2 (5.26%) Load Balancing
6 2 (5.26%) Network Management
6 2 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (5.26%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (5.26%) Remediation Plan
6 2 (5.26%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (34.21%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (21.05%) CCNA
3 5 (13.16%) CCDA
3 5 (13.16%) CCNP
4 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared
4 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
5 2 (5.26%) JNCIA
6 1 (2.63%) CCDP
6 1 (2.63%) CCIE
6 1 (2.63%) CCNP Voice
6 1 (2.63%) Degree
6 1 (2.63%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Kamailio
1 2 (5.26%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) vRealize
2 1 (2.63%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.63%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 15 (39.47%) Cisco
2 7 (18.42%) Juniper
3 5 (13.16%) Huawei
4 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
5 3 (7.89%) Nokia
6 2 (5.26%) CheckPoint
6 2 (5.26%) F5
6 2 (5.26%) Meraki
7 1 (2.63%) Aruba
7 1 (2.63%) Avaya
7 1 (2.63%) Crossbeam
7 1 (2.63%) Genesys