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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IP Network Engineer
Rank 628 606 601
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -5
Contract jobs requiring an IP Network Engineer 14 27 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.048% 0.046%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.051% 0.049%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 16 20
Median daily rate £398 £413 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.63% +3.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £285 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £442 £440 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £380
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -6.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
50257 53100 51246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.78% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 32789 33386 31524
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1493 2035 2075
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

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
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 13 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 25 June 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 -9 14 £398 -3.63% 1
South East +2 7 £369 +3.14%
London +9 5 £420 -1.17% 1
Winchester +1 2 £392 -7.21%
Hampshire -1 2 £392 -5.54%
Berkshire -7 2 £375 +36.36%
West Sussex -18 2 £363 -
Crawley -1 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 £450 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Watford - 1 £450 -
East of England - 1 £450 -

IP Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 18 (52.94%) Cisco
2 17 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 16 (47.06%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (44.12%) Telecoms
5 14 (41.18%) CCNP
6 12 (35.29%) LAN
6 12 (35.29%) WAN
7 10 (29.41%) VPN
7 10 (29.41%) MPLS
7 10 (29.41%) OSPF
7 10 (29.41%) BGP
8 9 (26.47%) Firewall
8 9 (26.47%) Network Design
9 8 (23.53%) Juniper
9 8 (23.53%) DNS
10 7 (20.59%) Security Cleared
11 6 (17.65%) Load Balancing
11 6 (17.65%) Wireless
11 6 (17.65%) HTTP
11 6 (17.65%) IPv6
11 6 (17.65%) CCIE
12 5 (14.71%) Junos
12 5 (14.71%) F5
12 5 (14.71%) Cisco Nexus
12 5 (14.71%) IPv4
12 5 (14.71%) CCNA
12 5 (14.71%) ITIL
12 5 (14.71%) Network Security
12 5 (14.71%) SC Cleared
13 4 (11.76%) Degree

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 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 17 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 12 (35.29%) LAN
2 12 (35.29%) WAN
3 10 (29.41%) BGP
3 10 (29.41%) MPLS
3 10 (29.41%) OSPF
3 10 (29.41%) VPN
4 9 (26.47%) Firewall
5 8 (23.53%) DNS
6 6 (17.65%) HTTP
6 6 (17.65%) IPv6
6 6 (17.65%) Wireless
7 5 (14.71%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (14.71%) IPv4
7 5 (14.71%) Junos
7 5 (14.71%) Network Security
8 4 (11.76%) DHCP
8 4 (11.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 4 (11.76%) IPsec
8 4 (11.76%) LDAP
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (44.12%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.82%) Electronics
2 3 (8.82%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Manufacturing
2 3 (8.82%) Marketing
3 1 (2.94%) German Language
3 1 (2.94%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) REST
1 3 (8.82%) SOAP
2 1 (2.94%) .NET
2 1 (2.94%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.94%) CSS
2 1 (2.94%) ELK Stack
2 1 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Algorithms
1 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) PKI
3 1 (2.94%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.94%) YubiKey
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Linux
2 2 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (5.88%) Ubuntu
2 2 (5.88%) Windows
3 1 (2.94%) CentOS
3 1 (2.94%) Unix
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) Network Design
2 6 (17.65%) Load Balancing
3 5 (14.71%) ITIL
4 4 (11.76%) Capacity Management
4 4 (11.76%) Information Security
4 4 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (8.82%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (8.82%) Programme Management
6 2 (5.88%) Network Management
6 2 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (5.88%) Service Management
6 2 (5.88%) Workflow
7 1 (2.94%) High Availability
7 1 (2.94%) Migration
7 1 (2.94%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 1 (2.94%) Product Management
7 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.94%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.76%) C
2 3 (8.82%) Tcl
3 1 (2.94%) C#
3 1 (2.94%) C++
3 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.94%) Python
3 1 (2.94%) VB
3 1 (2.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (47.06%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (41.18%) CCNP
3 7 (20.59%) Security Cleared
4 6 (17.65%) CCIE
5 5 (14.71%) CCNA
5 5 (14.71%) SC Cleared
6 4 (11.76%) Degree
7 3 (8.82%) HND
7 3 (8.82%) JNCIP
8 1 (2.94%) BC Cleared
8 1 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (2.94%) CCDA
8 1 (2.94%) CCDP
8 1 (2.94%) JNCIA
8 1 (2.94%) JNCIE
8 1 (2.94%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Nagios
1 1 (2.94%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 18 (52.94%) Cisco
2 8 (23.53%) Juniper
3 5 (14.71%) F5
4 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
5 3 (8.82%) Palo Alto
5 3 (8.82%) SAP
6 2 (5.88%) CheckPoint
6 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.94%) Aerohive Networks
7 1 (2.94%) Apple
7 1 (2.94%) Brocade
7 1 (2.94%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.94%) Huawei
7 1 (2.94%) Remedy