The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Design Engineer
Rank 565 541 529
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Network Design Engineer 24 22 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.043% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.046% 0.075%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 7 13
Average daily rate
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£450 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £310 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £398 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £31.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +33.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +37.09%
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50442 47321 53607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.35% 92.54% 92.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 30616 27723 29887
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1989 2134 2724
Average hourly rate £16.56 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.37% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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 29 July 2014.

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 25 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 29 July 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
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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 -7 23 £450 +28.57% 3
South East +1 13 £450 -
Berkshire +15 10 £453 -
Reading - 5 £325 -
West Midlands -17 3 - - 2
South West -34 3 £450 +5.88%
London -7 2 £501 +32.14%
Hampshire -8 2 £306 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £350 -
Yorkshire - 2 £350 -
Leeds - 2 £350 -
City of London - 1 £501 -
Surrey - 1 £488 -
Wales - - - -
East of England - - - - 1
South Wales - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Essex - - - -
West Drayton - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - - 1
Basildon - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Cardiff - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - -

Network Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 45 (90.00%) Network Design
2 35 (70.00%) Cisco
3 25 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 24 (48.00%) Cisco Certification
5 22 (44.00%) Firewall
6 21 (42.00%) CCNP
7 19 (38.00%) OSPF
8 17 (34.00%) MPLS
8 17 (34.00%) Cisco ASA
9 15 (30.00%) CheckPoint
9 15 (30.00%) Juniper
10 14 (28.00%) CCIE
11 13 (26.00%) Network Security
11 13 (26.00%) F5
12 11 (22.00%) Huawei
12 11 (22.00%) Degree
12 11 (22.00%) Ethernet
13 10 (20.00%) WAN
13 10 (20.00%) Network Management
14 9 (18.00%) Cisco PIX
14 9 (18.00%) VPN
15 8 (16.00%) LAN
15 8 (16.00%) SDH
15 8 (16.00%) 3G
15 8 (16.00%) DWDM
15 8 (16.00%) BGP
15 8 (16.00%) LTE
15 8 (16.00%) 2G
15 8 (16.00%) Radio Access Network
16 7 (14.00%) Security Cleared

Network Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 3 (6.00%) Apache
2 1 (2.00%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (10.00%) MS Office
1 5 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 22 (44.00%) Firewall
2 19 (38.00%) OSPF
3 17 (34.00%) MPLS
3 17 (34.00%) Cisco ASA
4 13 (26.00%) Network Security
5 11 (22.00%) Ethernet
6 10 (20.00%) WAN
7 9 (18.00%) VPN
7 9 (18.00%) Cisco PIX
8 8 (16.00%) Radio Access Network
8 8 (16.00%) LTE
8 8 (16.00%) 3G
8 8 (16.00%) DWDM
8 8 (16.00%) LAN
8 8 (16.00%) SDH
8 8 (16.00%) 2G
8 8 (16.00%) BGP
9 7 (14.00%) BIG-IP
10 6 (12.00%) RSVP
10 6 (12.00%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) MS Access
General
1 25 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.00%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.00%) UNIX
2 2 (4.00%) Windows
2 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (90.00%) Network Design
2 10 (20.00%) Network Management
3 6 (12.00%) Time Management
3 6 (12.00%) ITIL
3 6 (12.00%) Project Management
4 5 (10.00%) Business Development
4 5 (10.00%) eTOM
4 5 (10.00%) Capacity Management
5 3 (6.00%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (6.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.00%) Validation
6 2 (4.00%) Service Management
6 2 (4.00%) Asset Management
7 1 (2.00%) Demand Forecasting
7 1 (2.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.00%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.00%) Migration
7 1 (2.00%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (2.00%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.00%) C
2 3 (6.00%) Perl
2 3 (6.00%) PHP
2 3 (6.00%) SQL
2 3 (6.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (48.00%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (42.00%) CCNP
3 14 (28.00%) CCIE
4 11 (22.00%) Degree
5 7 (14.00%) CISSP
5 7 (14.00%) Security Cleared
6 6 (12.00%) SC Cleared
7 5 (10.00%) CCNA
8 3 (6.00%) CCDP
8 3 (6.00%) Check Point Certification
9 2 (4.00%) CCSP
9 2 (4.00%) HND
10 1 (2.00%) DV Cleared
10 1 (2.00%) JNCIA
10 1 (2.00%) JNCIS
10 1 (2.00%) JNCIP
10 1 (2.00%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.00%) ProxySG
2 2 (4.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.00%) vSphere
3 1 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) OPNET
1 3 (6.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.00%) SCCM
2 1 (2.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 35 (70.00%) Cisco
2 15 (30.00%) Juniper
2 15 (30.00%) CheckPoint
3 13 (26.00%) F5
4 11 (22.00%) Huawei
5 7 (14.00%) Blue Coat
6 6 (12.00%) BT
6 6 (12.00%) Ericsson
7 5 (10.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 4 (8.00%) McAfee
8 4 (8.00%) Sourcefire
8 4 (8.00%) Brocade
8 4 (8.00%) IronPort
9 3 (6.00%) Business Objects
9 3 (6.00%) Nortel
9 3 (6.00%) HP
10 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
10 2 (4.00%) BMC
10 2 (4.00%) Nokia
10 2 (4.00%) TippingPoint
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