The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Network Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Architect
Rank 460 450 489
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +39
Contract jobs requiring a Network Architect 149 173 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.32% 0.34% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.36% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 102 74
Median daily rate £503 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.78% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £413 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £475 £475
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Network Architect
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
43881 48249 49102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.60% 94.93% 93.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 28882 31225 31544
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1524 1888 2056
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £43.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.79
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.66%

Network Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Network Architect in the job title.

Network Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

Network Architect
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Network Architect Daily Rate Trend in England

Network Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Architect across the England region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Network Architect Daily Rate Histogram in England

Network Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Network Architect Hourly Rate Trend in England

Network Architect
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
South East +27 43 £475 - 6
London -29 42 £500 +0.50% 2
North West +11 30 £525 +10.52%
West Midlands -22 13 £488 +2.63% 1
South West - 7 £525 - 1
East of England +3 5 - -
Yorkshire +18 4 £350 -36.36%
East Midlands -10 3 £538 -
North East - 1 £325 -
Network Architect
UK

Network Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, Network Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Network Architect in the job title.

1 223 (58.53%) Cisco
2 152 (39.90%) WAN
3 136 (35.70%) LAN
4 122 (32.02%) Firewall
5 117 (30.71%) Cisco Certification
6 106 (27.82%) Security Cleared
7 95 (24.93%) Data Centre
8 90 (23.62%) Network Security
9 89 (23.36%) SC Cleared
10 86 (22.57%) Juniper
11 74 (19.42%) CCIE
11 74 (19.42%) Network Design
12 61 (16.01%) CCNP
13 60 (15.75%) F5
14 56 (14.70%) Network Architecture
15 55 (14.44%) MPLS
16 53 (13.91%) VPN
17 47 (12.34%) Wireless
18 45 (11.81%) Wi-Fi
19 42 (11.02%) Finance
20 41 (10.76%) TOGAF
20 41 (10.76%) VoIP
21 40 (10.50%) Migration
22 39 (10.24%) CheckPoint
23 38 (9.97%) Load Balancing
24 37 (9.71%) Palo Alto
25 36 (9.45%) Microsoft
26 33 (8.66%) Stakeholder Management
27 30 (7.87%) Telecoms
27 30 (7.87%) Cisco Nexus

Network Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 11 (2.89%) CMS
2 10 (2.62%) Apache
2 10 (2.62%) Skype for Business
3 6 (1.57%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.05%) WebLogic
5 3 (0.79%) JBoss
5 3 (0.79%) MS Exchange
5 3 (0.79%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.52%) IIS
7 1 (0.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (1.05%) MS Office
2 3 (0.79%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.57%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (2.36%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (2.36%) SaaS
3 5 (1.31%) PaaS
4 4 (1.05%) IaaS
4 4 (1.05%) Office 365
5 2 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.26%) G Suite
6 1 (0.26%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 152 (39.90%) WAN
2 136 (35.70%) LAN
3 122 (32.02%) Firewall
4 90 (23.62%) Network Security
5 55 (14.44%) MPLS
6 53 (13.91%) VPN
7 47 (12.34%) Wireless
8 45 (11.81%) Wi-Fi
9 41 (10.76%) VoIP
10 30 (7.87%) Cisco Nexus
11 28 (7.35%) IPsec
12 23 (6.04%) VLAN
13 22 (5.77%) Internet
13 22 (5.77%) TCP/IP
14 20 (5.25%) BGP
15 19 (4.99%) WLAN
16 18 (4.72%) Cisco ASA
16 18 (4.72%) Ethernet
17 17 (4.46%) SAN
18 16 (4.20%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.26%) Big Data
1 1 (0.26%) NonStop SQL
1 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database
1 1 (0.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (0.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.26%) Subversion
General
1 42 (11.02%) Finance
2 30 (7.87%) Telecoms
3 14 (3.67%) Law
4 11 (2.89%) Banking
5 8 (2.10%) Legal
6 6 (1.57%) Retail
7 3 (0.79%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.52%) Billing
8 2 (0.52%) Electronics
8 2 (0.52%) Local Government
9 1 (0.26%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.26%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.26%) Marketing
9 1 (0.26%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.36%) 802.1X
2 4 (1.05%) J2EE
2 4 (1.05%) Web Services
3 1 (0.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 95 (24.93%) Data Centre
2 21 (5.51%) PKI
3 20 (5.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 10 (2.62%) Video Conferencing
4 10 (2.62%) YubiKey
5 7 (1.84%) CMDB
5 7 (1.84%) Hybrid Cloud
6 6 (1.57%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (1.57%) Private Cloud
7 4 (1.05%) Clustering
7 4 (1.05%) Computer Science
8 3 (0.79%) CESG
8 3 (0.79%) Mainframe
8 3 (0.79%) Public Cloud
8 3 (0.79%) VCE vBlock
9 2 (0.52%) BYOD
9 2 (0.52%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.52%) Streaming Video
9 2 (0.52%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.26%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 24 (6.30%) Windows
2 21 (5.51%) Linux
3 14 (3.67%) Unix
4 11 (2.89%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.52%) Solaris
6 1 (0.26%) Fedora
6 1 (0.26%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.26%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (19.42%) Network Design
2 56 (14.70%) Network Architecture
3 41 (10.76%) TOGAF
4 40 (10.50%) Migration
5 38 (9.97%) Load Balancing
6 33 (8.66%) Stakeholder Management
7 27 (7.09%) ITIL
8 22 (5.77%) Presales
9 19 (4.99%) Service Management
10 17 (4.46%) Customer Engagement
11 16 (4.20%) Change Management
12 13 (3.41%) ITIL V3
13 12 (3.15%) Risk Management
13 12 (3.15%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
14 11 (2.89%) ITSM
14 11 (2.89%) Translating Business Requirements
15 10 (2.62%) Change Control
15 10 (2.62%) Enterprise Architecture
15 10 (2.62%) Network Management
15 10 (2.62%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (1.31%) C
2 2 (0.52%) Java
2 2 (0.52%) Python
2 2 (0.52%) SQL
3 1 (0.26%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.26%) Perl
3 1 (0.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 117 (30.71%) Cisco Certification
2 106 (27.82%) Security Cleared
3 89 (23.36%) SC Cleared
4 74 (19.42%) CCIE
5 61 (16.01%) CCNP
6 21 (5.51%) CCNA
6 21 (5.51%) JNCIS
7 14 (3.67%) Degree
8 12 (3.15%) CCDE
8 12 (3.15%) DV Cleared
8 12 (3.15%) JNCIA
9 9 (2.36%) CCDP
10 8 (2.10%) BPSS Clearance
10 8 (2.10%) JNCIP
10 8 (2.10%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (1.84%) CISSP
11 7 (1.84%) MCSE
12 4 (1.05%) CCDA
12 4 (1.05%) CCSE
12 4 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.15%) PCI DSS
2 7 (1.84%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.79%) PA-DSS
3 3 (0.79%) QA
4 2 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.26%) Government Security Classifications
5 1 (0.26%) HL7
System Software
1 14 (3.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (3.41%) Active Directory
3 11 (2.89%) Hyper-V
4 7 (1.84%) XenApp
5 5 (1.31%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.79%) vSphere
7 1 (0.26%) Firmware
7 1 (0.26%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.26%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 17 (4.46%) FortiGate
2 4 (1.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (0.79%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (0.52%) Nagios
5 1 (0.26%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.26%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.26%) Grafana
5 1 (0.26%) Graphite
5 1 (0.26%) Nessus
5 1 (0.26%) NSN NetAct
5 1 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.26%) Opsview
5 1 (0.26%) QRadar
5 1 (0.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 223 (58.53%) Cisco
2 86 (22.57%) Juniper
3 60 (15.75%) F5
4 39 (10.24%) CheckPoint
5 37 (9.71%) Palo Alto
6 36 (9.45%) Microsoft
7 27 (7.09%) VMware
8 20 (5.25%) Citrix
9 18 (4.72%) Brocade
9 18 (4.72%) Fortinet
9 18 (4.72%) IBM
10 17 (4.46%) BT
11 15 (3.94%) Blue Coat
12 14 (3.67%) Aerohive Networks
12 14 (3.67%) Aruba
13 11 (2.89%) HP
14 10 (2.62%) Capita
14 10 (2.62%) Riverbed
14 10 (2.62%) TOWER Software
15 9 (2.36%) EMC
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