The table below looks at the statistics for Network Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Architecture over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Architecture
Rank 155 188 201
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +13
Contract jobs citing Network Architecture 9 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.27% 0.17% 0.083%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.21% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 4
Median daily rate £525 £500 £588
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -14.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £429 £473
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £550 £643
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.83 £33.50 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+42.77% +135.08%
Network Architecture
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2818 4659 4801
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.83% 80.04% 80.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2310 3662 3609
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 52 39
Median hourly rate £19.00 £24.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.44% +13.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.85 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £57.60 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

Network Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 the City of London

Network Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Network Architecture Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Network Architecture
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Architecture across the City of London region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Network Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Network Architecture
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Network Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Network Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 City of London region with a requirement for Network Architecture.

1 10 (83.33%) Finance
2 9 (75.00%) Cisco
3 8 (66.67%) Firewall
4 7 (58.33%) DNS
5 5 (41.67%) CheckPoint
5 5 (41.67%) Oracle
5 5 (41.67%) Linux
5 5 (41.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
6 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
6 4 (33.33%) Python
6 4 (33.33%) LDAP
6 4 (33.33%) Perl
6 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (33.33%) CCIE
6 4 (33.33%) Kerberos
6 4 (33.33%) DHCP
7 3 (25.00%) CISA
7 3 (25.00%) CISM
7 3 (25.00%) SAML
7 3 (25.00%) Java
7 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
7 3 (25.00%) Information Security
7 3 (25.00%) Banking
7 3 (25.00%) HTTP
7 3 (25.00%) LAN
7 3 (25.00%) WAN
7 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 3 (25.00%) SSL
7 3 (25.00%) Active Directory

Network Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) Firewall
2 7 (58.33%) DNS
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (33.33%) DHCP
4 4 (33.33%) Kerberos
4 4 (33.33%) LDAP
5 3 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 3 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (25.00%) HTTP
5 3 (25.00%) LAN
5 3 (25.00%) SSL
5 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (25.00%) WAN
6 2 (16.67%) BIG-IP
6 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (16.67%) IPsec
6 2 (16.67%) WAAS
6 2 (16.67%) Wireless
6 2 (16.67%) Wireshark
7 1 (8.33%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) DB2
General
1 10 (83.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (16.67%) Legal
4 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Architect
1 4 (33.33%) Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Network Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Network Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Network Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Network Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Security Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Data Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Data Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Management Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Security Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Security Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Security Management Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) CESG
2 1 (8.33%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (8.33%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (8.33%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Unix
3 2 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Information Security
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL
1 3 (25.00%) Security Operations
2 2 (16.67%) Change Management
2 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
2 2 (16.67%) Project Management
2 2 (16.67%) Security Architecture
2 2 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) Identity Management
3 1 (8.33%) Information Assurance
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
3 1 (8.33%) Network Design
3 1 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (8.33%) SABSA
3 1 (8.33%) Secure Coding
3 1 (8.33%) Security Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Service Design
3 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Perl
1 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 4 (33.33%) Python
2 3 (25.00%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) VB
3 1 (8.33%) C
3 1 (8.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) CCIE
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (25.00%) CCDE
2 3 (25.00%) CISA
2 3 (25.00%) CISM
2 3 (25.00%) CISSP
3 1 (8.33%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (8.33%) CLAS
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) IISP
3 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Cisco
2 5 (41.67%) CheckPoint
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle
3 3 (25.00%) Aruba
3 3 (25.00%) Cyber-Ark
3 3 (25.00%) F5
3 3 (25.00%) Juniper
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) Palo Alto
4 2 (16.67%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 2 (16.67%) Blue Coat
4 2 (16.67%) FireEye
4 2 (16.67%) LogLogic
4 2 (16.67%) Radianz
4 2 (16.67%) Riverbed
4 2 (16.67%) SolarWinds
4 2 (16.67%) TippingPoint
4 2 (16.67%) Tufin
5 1 (8.33%) Sybase