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 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Architecture
Rank 160 195 204
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +9
Contract jobs citing Network Architecture 4 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.092% 0.050%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.11% 0.063%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 2
Median daily rate £470 £550 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.50% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £473 £560
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £565 £640
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £380 £395
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -3.79%
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
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
2874 4371 4788
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.95% 80.22% 80.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2355 3440 3602
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 £325 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £615 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 42 41
Median hourly rate £19.00 £25.00 £21.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +16.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £95.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 8 (88.89%) Firewall
2 7 (77.78%) Unix
3 6 (66.67%) Linux
4 4 (44.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (44.44%) Finance
5 3 (33.33%) DNS
5 3 (33.33%) DHCP
6 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
6 2 (22.22%) Windows
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle
6 2 (22.22%) Cisco
6 2 (22.22%) Juniper
6 2 (22.22%) Legal
6 2 (22.22%) IPsec
6 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
6 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (22.22%) Security Architecture
6 2 (22.22%) Aruba
6 2 (22.22%) F5
6 2 (22.22%) Palo Alto
6 2 (22.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (22.22%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 2 (22.22%) ITIL
7 1 (11.11%) SABSA
7 1 (11.11%) Multicast
7 1 (11.11%) Spanning Tree
7 1 (11.11%) FireEye
7 1 (11.11%) Secure Coding
7 1 (11.11%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (11.11%) IISP

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 (11.11%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) DHCP
2 3 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (22.22%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 2 (22.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (22.22%) IPsec
3 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 1 (11.11%) BIG-IP
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (11.11%) DMZ
4 1 (11.11%) HSRP
4 1 (11.11%) Internet
4 1 (11.11%) Multicast
4 1 (11.11%) OSPF
4 1 (11.11%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (11.11%) VPN
4 1 (11.11%) WAAS
4 1 (11.11%) Wireless
4 1 (11.11%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) DB2
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Legal
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Security Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Data Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Data Network Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Security Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Data Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (11.11%) CESG
2 1 (11.11%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (11.11%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (11.11%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Unix
2 6 (66.67%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
4 1 (11.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL
1 2 (22.22%) Security Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) Change Management
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) Identity Management
2 1 (11.11%) Information Assurance
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
2 1 (11.11%) Low Latency
2 1 (11.11%) Network Design
2 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) SABSA
2 1 (11.11%) Secure Coding
2 1 (11.11%) Security Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Service Design
2 1 (11.11%) Service Management
2 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
2 1 (11.11%) Ultra-Low Latency
2 1 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C
1 1 (11.11%) C++
1 1 (11.11%) Perl
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
1 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCIE
1 1 (11.11%) CESG Certified Professional
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (11.11%) CLAS
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) IISP
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Aruba
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco
1 2 (22.22%) F5
1 2 (22.22%) Juniper
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
1 2 (22.22%) Palo Alto
2 1 (11.11%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 1 (11.11%) Blue Coat
2 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
2 1 (11.11%) FireEye
2 1 (11.11%) LogLogic
2 1 (11.11%) Radianz
2 1 (11.11%) Riverbed
2 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds
2 1 (11.11%) Sybase
2 1 (11.11%) TippingPoint
2 1 (11.11%) Tufin
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