The table below looks at the statistics for Network Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Architecture over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Architecture
Rank 101 121 94
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -27
Contract jobs citing Network Architecture 13 2 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.59% 0.081% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 0.11% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 5
Median daily rate £370 £360 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +44.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £360 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £360 £441
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.75 £47.83 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-12.71% -4.34%
Network Architecture
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1774 1890 1827
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.49% 76.24% 76.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 956 1108 879
Median daily rate £413 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 63 29
Median hourly rate £19.61 £37.00 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.00% +116.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Network Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Network Architecture as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Network Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Network Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Network Architecture across the Berkshire region.

Network Architecture Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Network Architecture
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Network Architecture across the Berkshire region.

Network Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Network Architecture
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Architecture within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
Newbury - 4 - -
Reading +16 2 £370 +2.77%
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Network Architecture
South East

Network Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Network Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Network Architecture.

1 14 (58.33%) 3G
2 13 (54.17%) Telecoms
3 11 (45.83%) Cisco
4 8 (33.33%) Finance
4 8 (33.33%) 4G
5 6 (25.00%) Change Management
5 6 (25.00%) Network Design
5 6 (25.00%) OPNET
5 6 (25.00%) Marketing
5 6 (25.00%) LTE
5 6 (25.00%) Riverbed
5 6 (25.00%) SolarWinds
5 6 (25.00%) Data Centre
5 6 (25.00%) Network Management
6 5 (20.83%) Palo Alto
6 5 (20.83%) Tufin
6 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (20.83%) Billing
6 5 (20.83%) CRM
7 4 (16.67%) ERP
7 4 (16.67%) ITIL
7 4 (16.67%) WAN
7 4 (16.67%) 2G
7 4 (16.67%) Internet
7 4 (16.67%) TOGAF
7 4 (16.67%) Logistics
7 4 (16.67%) PCI DSS
7 4 (16.67%) Revenue Management
7 4 (16.67%) eTOM
7 4 (16.67%) Statistics

Network Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.17%) IBM PureFlex
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (58.33%) 3G
2 8 (33.33%) 4G
3 6 (25.00%) LTE
4 4 (16.67%) 2G
4 4 (16.67%) Internet
4 4 (16.67%) WAN
5 3 (12.50%) Diameter Protocol
5 3 (12.50%) SIGTRAN
6 2 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (8.33%) Cisco Wireless
6 2 (8.33%) INAP
6 2 (8.33%) LAN
6 2 (8.33%) MGW
6 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
6 2 (8.33%) Wireless
7 1 (4.17%) BGP
7 1 (4.17%) Firewall
7 1 (4.17%) LDAP
7 1 (4.17%) MPLS
7 1 (4.17%) VoIP
General
1 13 (54.17%) Telecoms
2 8 (33.33%) Finance
3 6 (25.00%) Marketing
4 5 (20.83%) Billing
5 2 (8.33%) Legal
6 1 (4.17%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Network Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Architect
2 7 (29.17%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) IT Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Radio Planner
5 2 (8.33%) Core Network Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Mobile Architect
5 2 (8.33%) OSS Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Programme Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Service Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Back Office Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) EAI Architect
6 1 (4.17%) IT Director
6 1 (4.17%) Telecoms Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) SPML
1 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (16.67%) Statistics
3 1 (4.17%) CMDB
3 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.17%) FlexPod
3 1 (4.17%) PMI
3 1 (4.17%) VCE vBlock
3 1 (4.17%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Change Management
1 6 (25.00%) Network Design
1 6 (25.00%) Network Management
2 5 (20.83%) CRM
2 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (16.67%) Capacity Management
3 4 (16.67%) ERP
3 4 (16.67%) eTOM
3 4 (16.67%) ITIL
3 4 (16.67%) Logistics
3 4 (16.67%) Network Optimisation
3 4 (16.67%) Revenue Management
3 4 (16.67%) TOGAF
4 2 (8.33%) Migration
4 2 (8.33%) Project Management
4 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (4.17%) Business Development
5 1 (4.17%) Programme Management
5 1 (4.17%) Project Planning
5 1 (4.17%) Risk Assessment
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) CCIE
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
1 1 (4.17%) PMI Certification
1 1 (4.17%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) vCloud
1 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) OPNET
2 2 (8.33%) OpenView
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Cisco
2 6 (25.00%) Riverbed
2 6 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 5 (20.83%) Palo Alto
3 5 (20.83%) Tufin
4 2 (8.33%) HP
4 2 (8.33%) Juniper
5 1 (4.17%) Blue Coat
5 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.17%) IBM
5 1 (4.17%) Infoblox
5 1 (4.17%) VMware