The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Architect
Rank 76 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Network Architect 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.40% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£500 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £463 £430
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +7.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region. 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
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
941 765 684
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 94.76% 90.75% 90.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 570 377 323
Average daily rate £420 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £222 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £503 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 59 45
Average hourly rate £16.84 £31.56 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.63% +59.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £12.30 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £45.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -1.42%

Network Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Architect in the job title across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Network Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Network Architect Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Network Architect
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Network Architect 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 Architect in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) CCIE
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
3 2 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (50.00%) Stress Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) LAN
4 1 (25.00%) WAN

Network Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Network Architect 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 Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
General
1 2 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Stress Testing
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCIE
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
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