The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Network Infrastructure Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Infrastructure Architect
Rank 576 590 605
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Network Infrastructure Architect 19 29 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.041% 0.057% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.060% 0.046%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 22 16
Median daily rate £450 £506 £535
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £438
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £463 £481
% change year-on-year
-2.70% -3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Network Infrastructure Architect
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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
43594 48186 48136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.54% 94.94% 93.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 28781 31160 30947
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 £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1514 1892 2018
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 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Network Infrastructure Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Network Infrastructure Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

Network Infrastructure Architect
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Network Infrastructure Architect Daily Rate Trend in England

Network Infrastructure Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Infrastructure Architect across the England region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Network Infrastructure Architect Daily Rate Histogram in England

Network Infrastructure Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Network Infrastructure Architect Hourly Rate Trend in England

Network Infrastructure 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 Infrastructure Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 7 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 +34 13 £450 -20.00% 1
North West +5 3 £575 +64.28%
South West - 2 £615 -
London -10 1 £500 -4.76% 2
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Network Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, Network Infrastructure 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 Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 33 (67.35%) Cisco
2 31 (63.27%) Windows
3 22 (44.90%) CCIE
3 22 (44.90%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (44.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (44.90%) MPLS
4 20 (40.82%) MCSE
4 20 (40.82%) Windows Server
5 19 (38.78%) Dynamics NAV
6 17 (34.69%) VMware
7 16 (32.65%) Network Design
8 13 (26.53%) Retail
8 13 (26.53%) Network Security
8 13 (26.53%) Firewall
8 13 (26.53%) LAN
8 13 (26.53%) WAN
9 9 (18.37%) CCNP
9 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
9 9 (18.37%) Finance
10 8 (16.33%) VMware ESXi
10 8 (16.33%) Security Cleared
10 8 (16.33%) Degree
10 8 (16.33%) NetApp
11 7 (14.29%) Red Hat
11 7 (14.29%) PCI DSS
11 7 (14.29%) SC Cleared
11 7 (14.29%) Network Architecture
12 6 (12.24%) Gemalto
12 6 (12.24%) Kaspersky
12 6 (12.24%) PA-DSS

Network Infrastructure 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 6 (12.24%) Apache
1 6 (12.24%) JBoss
2 3 (6.12%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (12.24%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 19 (38.78%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (44.90%) MPLS
2 13 (26.53%) Firewall
2 13 (26.53%) LAN
2 13 (26.53%) Network Security
2 13 (26.53%) WAN
3 4 (8.16%) VoIP
3 4 (8.16%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (6.12%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (6.12%) SAN
5 2 (4.08%) Internet
5 2 (4.08%) VLAN
5 2 (4.08%) VPN
6 1 (2.04%) Broadband
6 1 (2.04%) DNS
6 1 (2.04%) IP Telephony
6 1 (2.04%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.04%) NAS
6 1 (2.04%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.04%) X.21
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 13 (26.53%) Retail
2 9 (18.37%) Finance
3 4 (8.16%) Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Back Office
4 1 (2.04%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.20%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.04%) Clustering
3 1 (2.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 31 (63.27%) Windows
2 20 (40.82%) Windows Server
3 5 (10.20%) Linux
4 3 (6.12%) Solaris
5 2 (4.08%) Unix
6 1 (2.04%) Fedora
6 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.65%) Network Design
2 7 (14.29%) Network Architecture
3 6 (12.24%) DevOps
3 6 (12.24%) Security Operations
3 6 (12.24%) TOGAF
3 6 (12.24%) UML
4 3 (6.12%) ITIL
4 3 (6.12%) Load Balancing
4 3 (6.12%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (4.08%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.08%) Content Management
5 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (4.08%) ITIL V3
5 2 (4.08%) Network Management
5 2 (4.08%) Network Security Management
5 2 (4.08%) Operations Management
5 2 (4.08%) Security Management
5 2 (4.08%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (2.04%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (2.04%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (44.90%) CCIE
1 22 (44.90%) Cisco Certification
1 22 (44.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (40.82%) MCSE
3 9 (18.37%) CCNP
4 8 (16.33%) Degree
4 8 (16.33%) Security Cleared
5 7 (14.29%) SC Cleared
6 2 (4.08%) CCNA
6 2 (4.08%) MCSA
7 1 (2.04%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.29%) PCI DSS
2 6 (12.24%) PA-DSS
3 2 (4.08%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 8 (16.33%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (12.24%) Active Directory
3 5 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.08%) vSphere
5 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.04%) KVM
5 1 (2.04%) NFS
5 1 (2.04%) SRDF
5 1 (2.04%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.04%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (2.04%) SCCM
1 1 (2.04%) vMotion
Vendors
1 33 (67.35%) Cisco
2 17 (34.69%) VMware
3 8 (16.33%) NetApp
4 7 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 6 (12.24%) Gemalto
5 6 (12.24%) Kaspersky
5 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
5 6 (12.24%) Splunk
6 5 (10.20%) Tripwire
7 3 (6.12%) CheckPoint
7 3 (6.12%) EMC
7 3 (6.12%) F5
8 2 (4.08%) Oracle
9 1 (2.04%) 3PAR
9 1 (2.04%) HP
9 1 (2.04%) IBM
9 1 (2.04%) Intel