The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Implementation 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 Implementation Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Implementation Engineer
Rank 621 606 568
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -38
Contract jobs requiring a Network Implementation Engineer 7 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.016% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.018% 0.017%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 4
Average daily rate
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£300 £450 £100
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +348.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £370 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £450 £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £450 £100
% change year-on-year
-27.77% +348.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £142.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +235.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £42.50

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
52752 50560 47327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.46% 92.47% 92.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 33520 30690 27691
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1927 2009 2145
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Network Implementation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Network Implementation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Network Implementation Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

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

Network Implementation Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Network Implementation Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Implementation Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Network Implementation Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Network Implementation Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Network Implementation Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Network Implementation 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 Network Implementation Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. 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 -31 7 £300 -33.33% 3
South East -10 4 £325 -27.77%
London -3 2 £300 -25.00% 1
Hampshire - 2 £400 -
Basingstoke - 2 £400 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £250 -
Surrey - 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 - -
Oxford - 1 £250 -
South West - 1 - -

Network Implementation Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Network Implementation 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 Implementation Engineer in their job title.

1 16 (94.12%) Cisco
2 14 (82.35%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (64.71%) CCNP
3 11 (64.71%) Firewall
4 10 (58.82%) OSPF
5 9 (52.94%) BGP
5 9 (52.94%) WAN
6 7 (41.18%) LAN
7 6 (35.29%) CCNA
7 6 (35.29%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (29.41%) EIGRP
8 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
8 5 (29.41%) CheckPoint
9 4 (23.53%) VPN
9 4 (23.53%) IPsec
9 4 (23.53%) Finance
9 4 (23.53%) F5
9 4 (23.53%) HSRP
9 4 (23.53%) Network Design
10 3 (17.65%) ProCurve
10 3 (17.65%) Migration
10 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
10 3 (17.65%) BT
10 3 (17.65%) SSL
10 3 (17.65%) MPLS
10 3 (17.65%) HP
10 3 (17.65%) Avaya
10 3 (17.65%) Avaya Certification
10 3 (17.65%) Juniper
10 3 (17.65%) Nokia

Network Implementation Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Network Implementation 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 Implementation Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.88%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (64.71%) Firewall
2 10 (58.82%) OSPF
3 9 (52.94%) BGP
3 9 (52.94%) WAN
4 7 (41.18%) LAN
5 6 (35.29%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
6 5 (29.41%) EIGRP
7 4 (23.53%) VPN
7 4 (23.53%) IPsec
7 4 (23.53%) HSRP
8 3 (17.65%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 3 (17.65%) Multicast
8 3 (17.65%) SSL
8 3 (17.65%) MPLS
8 3 (17.65%) TACACS
9 2 (11.76%) ATM
9 2 (11.76%) PBX
9 2 (11.76%) VoIP
9 2 (11.76%) RIP
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Network Design
2 3 (17.65%) Migration
2 3 (17.65%) Low Latency
2 3 (17.65%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
3 1 (5.88%) Benchmarking
3 1 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 14 (82.35%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (64.71%) CCNP
3 6 (35.29%) CCNA
4 3 (17.65%) Avaya Certification
5 1 (5.88%) CCIE
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) Cisco
2 5 (29.41%) CheckPoint
3 4 (23.53%) F5
4 3 (17.65%) BT
4 3 (17.65%) Blue Coat
4 3 (17.65%) ProCurve
4 3 (17.65%) Avaya
4 3 (17.65%) Juniper
4 3 (17.65%) Nokia
4 3 (17.65%) HP
5 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.88%) Dell
6 1 (5.88%) Websense