The table below looks at the statistics for Network Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Architecture over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Architecture
England / East of England
Rank 116 123 119
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Contract jobs citing Network Architecture 6 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.28% 0.21% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.27% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 3
Median daily rate £450 £369 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.03% -43.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £334 £510
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £404 £690
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £425 £438
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £43.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.07 £31.00 -
% change year-on-year
-61.06% -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1711 1823 1940
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 79.51% 77.54% 77.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1001 1086 1196
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 176 131
Median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +63.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £16.05 £12.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.70 £54.58 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

Network Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 East of England

Network Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Network Architecture Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Network Architecture
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Network Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Network Architecture
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Architecture within the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire - 3 £500 - 1
Cambridgeshire +2 2 £400 +8.47% 1
Hertfordshire 0 1 - - 1
Network Architecture
England

Network Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Network Architecture.

1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) PRINCE2
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
3 4 (33.33%) OO
3 4 (33.33%) SOA
3 4 (33.33%) LAN
3 4 (33.33%) BPR
3 4 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (33.33%) PKI
3 4 (33.33%) Security Architecture
4 3 (25.00%) High Availability
4 3 (25.00%) Office 365
4 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (25.00%) Mobile Payment
4 3 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (25.00%) Open Source
4 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 3 (25.00%) SCCM
4 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (25.00%) Financial Modelling
4 3 (25.00%) Presales
4 3 (25.00%) SAML

Network Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (25.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) LAN
2 3 (25.00%) WAN
3 2 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (8.33%) DWDM
4 1 (8.33%) Firewall
4 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (25.00%) MySQL
1 3 (25.00%) OLTP
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Legal
3 1 (8.33%) Back Office
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Architect
2 7 (58.33%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Service Desk Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Service Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Designer
5 1 (8.33%) IT Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Network Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Network Designer
5 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Security Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior IT Security Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Middleware
1 3 (25.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) PKI
2 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (25.00%) Mobile Payment
3 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (16.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Solaris
2 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) PRINCE2
2 4 (33.33%) BPR
2 4 (33.33%) OO
2 4 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
2 4 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 4 (33.33%) SOA
2 4 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Benchmarking
3 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (25.00%) Financial Modelling
3 3 (25.00%) High Availability
3 3 (25.00%) Open Source
3 3 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (25.00%) Presales
3 3 (25.00%) PRINCE
3 3 (25.00%) RAD
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (16.67%) MCSA
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (8.33%) CCNP
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) OpenView
1 3 (25.00%) SCCM
1 3 (25.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) BMC
2 3 (25.00%) IBM
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) Sun
2 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Barracuda Networks
3 1 (8.33%) Blue Coat
3 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) Forcepoint
3 1 (8.33%) Juniper