The median contractor rate for a Network Engineer was £390 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Network Engineer
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 37 73
Rank change year-on-year -12 +36  
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 61 86 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 3.39% 4.32% 2.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.55% 4.59% 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 50 39
Median daily rate £390 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% -3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £214 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £453 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £320
% change year-on-year +5.71% +9.37%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 14 5
Median hourly rate £21.13 £44.42 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.43% +87.01%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £31.78 £19.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.91 £52.03 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £36.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -23.61% +20.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1718 1874 2012
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 95.34% 94.17% 95.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 3487 4024 4369
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £544 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 343 342 507
Median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +58.73%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £48.00 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings that featured Network Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for Network Engineer in Hampshire

Network Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Engineer in Hampshire

Network Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Network Engineer in Hampshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Network Engineer in Hampshire

Network Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Engineer in Hampshire

Network Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. 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 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
Basingstoke -9 18 £385 +65.94% 2
Southampton -9 7 £375 - 4
Portsmouth -17 5 £388 - 1
Winchester +10 3 £375 -4.33%
Hook +7 3 £460 +53.33%
Havant - 3 - -
Farnborough -2 2 £300 -0.16%
Fareham -5 1 - - 1
Eastleigh - 1 - -
Network Engineer
South East

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, 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 across the Hampshire region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 110 (79.71%) Cisco
2 91 (65.94%) Cisco Certification
3 85 (61.59%) Firewall
4 83 (60.14%) Security Cleared
5 69 (50.00%) CCNP
6 62 (44.93%) SC Cleared
7 53 (38.41%) LAN
8 49 (35.51%) CheckPoint
9 47 (34.06%) WAN
10 44 (31.88%) Wireless
11 43 (31.16%) F5
12 39 (28.26%) Juniper
13 33 (23.91%) OSPF
13 33 (23.91%) BGP
14 32 (23.19%) Network Design
15 29 (21.01%) Fortinet
16 28 (20.29%) Network Security
16 28 (20.29%) Cisco Nexus
16 28 (20.29%) CCNA
17 27 (19.57%) Telecoms
17 27 (19.57%) Data Centre
18 26 (18.84%) Cisco ASA
18 26 (18.84%) JNCIA
19 25 (18.12%) HP
19 25 (18.12%) ITIL
20 24 (17.39%) CCIE
20 24 (17.39%) MPLS
21 23 (16.67%) Riverbed
22 21 (15.22%) Degree
22 21 (15.22%) Aruba

Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (5.07%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (3.62%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.45%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.45%) SaaS
2 1 (0.72%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 85 (61.59%) Firewall
2 53 (38.41%) LAN
3 47 (34.06%) WAN
4 44 (31.88%) Wireless
5 33 (23.91%) BGP
5 33 (23.91%) OSPF
6 28 (20.29%) Cisco Nexus
6 28 (20.29%) Network Security
7 26 (18.84%) Cisco ASA
8 24 (17.39%) MPLS
9 20 (14.49%) BIG-IP
10 19 (13.77%) VoIP
11 16 (11.59%) IPsec
12 15 (10.87%) DNS
13 13 (9.42%) VLAN
14 12 (8.70%) TCP/IP
15 11 (7.97%) NetScaler
15 11 (7.97%) VPN
16 10 (7.25%) SSL
17 9 (6.52%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 3 (2.17%) GDB
1 3 (2.17%) Git (software)
1 3 (2.17%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.45%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (1.45%) StarTeam
General
1 27 (19.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (0.72%) Finance
2 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.80%) Regular Expression
2 2 (1.45%) RFC 2547
3 1 (0.72%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.72%) CGI
3 1 (0.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (19.57%) Data Centre
2 17 (12.32%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.17%) PKI
4 2 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.45%) CESG
4 2 (1.45%) Driving Licence
4 2 (1.45%) FlexPod
4 2 (1.45%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.45%) NHS
4 2 (1.45%) Smart Meter
4 2 (1.45%) User Experience
5 1 (0.72%) Clustering
5 1 (0.72%) e-Health
5 1 (0.72%) IPTV
5 1 (0.72%) Life Science
5 1 (0.72%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.70%) Linux
2 4 (2.90%) Windows
3 2 (1.45%) Android
3 2 (1.45%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.72%) AIX
4 1 (0.72%) CentOS
4 1 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.72%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (23.19%) Network Design
2 25 (18.12%) ITIL
3 17 (12.32%) ITSM
3 17 (12.32%) Service Management
4 12 (8.70%) Load Balancing
5 11 (7.97%) Integration Testing
5 11 (7.97%) Kalman Filter
6 10 (7.25%) Network Management
7 8 (5.80%) Configuration Management
7 8 (5.80%) Email Filtering
7 8 (5.80%) Migration
7 8 (5.80%) Web Filtering
8 7 (5.07%) Change Management
8 7 (5.07%) Customer Requirements
9 4 (2.90%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (2.90%) Data Integration
10 3 (2.17%) Database Security
10 3 (2.17%) High Availability
10 3 (2.17%) Network Architecture
10 3 (2.17%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.17%) C
2 1 (0.72%) Perl
2 1 (0.72%) PHP
Qualifications
1 91 (65.94%) Cisco Certification
2 83 (60.14%) Security Cleared
3 69 (50.00%) CCNP
4 62 (44.93%) SC Cleared
5 28 (20.29%) CCNA
6 26 (18.84%) JNCIA
7 24 (17.39%) CCIE
8 21 (15.22%) CCDP
8 21 (15.22%) CCSA
8 21 (15.22%) Degree
9 20 (14.49%) CCSE
10 19 (13.77%) JNCIE
11 18 (13.04%) CCIP
12 16 (11.59%) DV Cleared
12 16 (11.59%) HP ASE
12 16 (11.59%) HP MASE
13 14 (10.14%) Computer Science Degree
14 7 (5.07%) JNCIS
15 5 (3.62%) BPSS Clearance
16 4 (2.90%) CCIE Service Provider
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.45%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.45%) QA
2 2 (1.45%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 19 (13.77%) FortiGate
2 4 (2.90%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (2.90%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.72%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (0.72%) Netcool
3 1 (0.72%) SCOM
Vendors
1 110 (79.71%) Cisco
2 49 (35.51%) CheckPoint
3 43 (31.16%) F5
4 39 (28.26%) Juniper
5 29 (21.01%) Fortinet
6 25 (18.12%) HP
7 23 (16.67%) Riverbed
8 21 (15.22%) Aruba
9 17 (12.32%) Palo Alto
10 9 (6.52%) Dell
11 8 (5.80%) Citrix
11 8 (5.80%) Extreme Networks
12 5 (3.62%) Brocade
12 5 (3.62%) VMware
13 4 (2.90%) Foundry
14 3 (2.17%) Infoblox
14 3 (2.17%) Microsoft
14 3 (2.17%) ProCurve
14 3 (2.17%) Remedy
15 2 (1.45%) BT
Portsmouth, Hampshire
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Basingstoke, Hampshire
Stott & May
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