The table below looks at the statistics for Network Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Architecture over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Architecture
Rank - 66 61
Contract jobs citing Network Architecture 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.16% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £380 £390
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.83 £33.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+44.93% +131.57%
Network Architecture
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
630 628 478
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 80.87% 76.12% 72.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 422 424 290
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 16 10
Median hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.04 £14.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £63.00 £31.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

Network Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham 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 Birmingham

Network Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Network Architecture Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Network Architecture
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Network Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham