The table below looks at the statistics for Network Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Architecture over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Architecture
Rank 42 30 29
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -1
Contract jobs citing Network Architecture 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 1.55% 0.61% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.74% 0.68% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £450 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £425 £419
% change year-on-year
+23.52% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.74 £43.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-66.12% -13.00%
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 Croydon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
230 147 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 89.15% 89.63% 88.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 102 114
Median daily rate £450 £425 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -9.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £315 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £500 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £43.50 £12.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+248.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.01% +39.80%

Network Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Croydon 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 Croydon

Network Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Network Architecture Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

Network Architecture
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Network Architecture.

1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
1 7 (100.00%) Wireless
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) GAP Analysis
2 5 (71.43%) PCI DSS
2 5 (71.43%) Network Management
2 5 (71.43%) Palo Alto
2 5 (71.43%) IPsec
2 5 (71.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (71.43%) Juniper
2 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
2 5 (71.43%) OSPF
2 5 (71.43%) BGP
2 5 (71.43%) PRINCE2
2 5 (71.43%) WLAN
2 5 (71.43%) SSL
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) CCIE
3 2 (28.57%) CCNP
3 2 (28.57%) CCNA
3 2 (28.57%) CCDP
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (28.57%) VPN
3 2 (28.57%) VoIP
3 2 (28.57%) Network Planning
3 2 (28.57%) Planning and Forecasting
3 2 (28.57%) Network Security
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) Computer Science

Network Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) Wireless
2 5 (71.43%) BGP
2 5 (71.43%) IPsec
2 5 (71.43%) OSPF
2 5 (71.43%) SSL
2 5 (71.43%) WLAN
3 2 (28.57%) Network Security
3 2 (28.57%) VoIP
3 2 (28.57%) VPN
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Juniper Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (71.43%) GAP Analysis
2 5 (71.43%) Network Management
2 5 (71.43%) PRINCE2
3 2 (28.57%) Network Planning
3 2 (28.57%) Planning and Forecasting
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (28.57%) CCDP
2 2 (28.57%) CCIE
2 2 (28.57%) CCNA
2 2 (28.57%) CCNP
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
1 5 (71.43%) Juniper
1 5 (71.43%) Palo Alto