The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Design 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 Network Design Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Design Engineer
Rank 576 565 548
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Network Design Engineer 43 36 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.084% 0.071% 0.064%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.089% 0.075% 0.068%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 11 10
Average daily rate £393 £390 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £375 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £451 £441
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £390 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.97% +11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £65.00 - £33.75
UK excluding London average 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
48576 47854 45775
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.46% 94.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 31231 29881 27104
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1759 1870 2013
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.72 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -4.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.96 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Network Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Network Design Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Network Design Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

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

Network Design Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Network Design Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Design Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Network Design Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Network Design Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Network Design Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Network Design Engineer
Top 24 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Design Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +4 39 £400 +2.56% 5
South East 0 22 £435 +11.53%
Hampshire - 18 £435 -
London +1 9 £380 - 3
Hook - 8 £460 -
Windsor 0 4 - -
West Yorkshire -1 4 £310 -
Yorkshire -6 4 £310 -
Leeds -13 4 £310 -
Berkshire -14 4 - -
South West +4 2 - - 1
West Midlands -17 2 - - 1
Solihull - 2 - - 1
City of London - 2 £370 - 1
Newport -3 1 £290 -
Wales -5 1 £290 -
South Wales -8 1 £290 -
East of England - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 - - 1
Winchester - 1 £400 -
Northern Ireland - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
County Londonderry - 1 - -

Network Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Network Design 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 Network Design Engineer in their job title.

1 84 (89.36%) Network Design
2 74 (78.72%) Cisco
3 54 (57.45%) Cisco Certification
4 49 (52.13%) WAN
5 47 (50.00%) CCNP
6 44 (46.81%) LAN
6 44 (46.81%) Firewall
7 30 (31.91%) CheckPoint
7 30 (31.91%) Security Cleared
8 25 (26.60%) SC Cleared
9 24 (25.53%) Data Centre
10 23 (24.47%) VPN
11 22 (23.40%) CCIE
11 22 (23.40%) BGP
11 22 (23.40%) Telecoms
11 22 (23.40%) Network Security
12 21 (22.34%) MPLS
12 21 (22.34%) OSPF
13 20 (21.28%) Wireless
13 20 (21.28%) Degree
13 20 (21.28%) Cisco ASA
14 17 (18.09%) F5
14 17 (18.09%) Juniper
15 16 (17.02%) EIGRP
16 15 (15.96%) Cisco Nexus
17 14 (14.89%) Migration
17 14 (14.89%) Finance
17 14 (14.89%) CCNA
18 13 (13.83%) Riverbed
19 12 (12.77%) Microsoft

Network Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Network Design 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 Network Design Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.06%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (7.45%) MS Office
2 6 (6.38%) MS Excel
3 5 (5.32%) MS Visio
4 3 (3.19%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 49 (52.13%) WAN
2 44 (46.81%) Firewall
2 44 (46.81%) LAN
3 23 (24.47%) VPN
4 22 (23.40%) BGP
4 22 (23.40%) Network Security
5 21 (22.34%) MPLS
5 21 (22.34%) OSPF
6 20 (21.28%) Cisco ASA
6 20 (21.28%) Wireless
7 16 (17.02%) EIGRP
8 15 (15.96%) Cisco Nexus
9 11 (11.70%) SSL
9 11 (11.70%) TCP/IP
10 10 (10.64%) DNS
11 8 (8.51%) DHCP
11 8 (8.51%) FTP
11 8 (8.51%) Internet
11 8 (8.51%) IPsec
11 8 (8.51%) SNMP
Development Applications
1 8 (8.51%) Rational DOORS
1 8 (8.51%) StarTeam
General
1 22 (23.40%) Telecoms
2 14 (14.89%) Finance
3 2 (2.13%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.13%) Military
4 1 (1.06%) Local Government
4 1 (1.06%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.19%) Leaflet
2 1 (1.06%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (25.53%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.19%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.19%) PKI
3 2 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.06%) CESG
4 1 (1.06%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.06%) Life Science
4 1 (1.06%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.06%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.13%) Windows
2 1 (1.06%) Linux
2 1 (1.06%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (89.36%) Network Design
2 14 (14.89%) Migration
3 11 (11.70%) ITIL
4 9 (9.57%) Load Balancing
4 9 (9.57%) Requirements Management
5 8 (8.51%) Configuration Management
5 8 (8.51%) WAN Optimisation
6 6 (6.38%) High Availability
6 6 (6.38%) Load Testing
6 6 (6.38%) Network Management
7 5 (5.32%) Mentoring
7 5 (5.32%) PRINCE2
7 5 (5.32%) Project Management
8 3 (3.19%) Asset Management
8 3 (3.19%) Capacity Management
8 3 (3.19%) Change Management
8 3 (3.19%) Network Architecture
8 3 (3.19%) PRINCE
8 3 (3.19%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (2.13%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.64%) C
2 2 (2.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 54 (57.45%) Cisco Certification
2 47 (50.00%) CCNP
3 30 (31.91%) Security Cleared
4 25 (26.60%) SC Cleared
5 22 (23.40%) CCIE
6 20 (21.28%) Degree
7 14 (14.89%) CCNA
8 7 (7.45%) CCDP
9 6 (6.38%) JNCIA
10 5 (5.32%) CCSA
10 5 (5.32%) CCSE
10 5 (5.32%) JNCIE
10 5 (5.32%) JNCIP
10 5 (5.32%) JNCIS
11 3 (3.19%) BICSI Certification
11 3 (3.19%) BICSI RCDD
11 3 (3.19%) HND
11 3 (3.19%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (3.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (2.13%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.51%) QA
2 3 (3.19%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.06%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (3.19%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.06%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (7.45%) FortiGate
2 4 (4.26%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (2.13%) CA Spectrum
3 2 (2.13%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (2.13%) OPNET
4 1 (1.06%) Cisco LMS
4 1 (1.06%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (1.06%) Nessus
Vendors
1 74 (78.72%) Cisco
2 30 (31.91%) CheckPoint
3 17 (18.09%) F5
3 17 (18.09%) Juniper
4 13 (13.83%) Riverbed
5 12 (12.77%) HP
5 12 (12.77%) Microsoft
6 9 (9.57%) Blue Coat
7 8 (8.51%) Fortinet
8 7 (7.45%) Citrix
8 7 (7.45%) SolarWinds
9 6 (6.38%) Meraki
9 6 (6.38%) Palo Alto
9 6 (6.38%) Tufin
10 5 (5.32%) IronPort
11 3 (3.19%) EMC
11 3 (3.19%) VMware
12 2 (2.13%) CA
12 2 (2.13%) Infoblox
12 2 (2.13%) McAfee
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