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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Infrastructure Architect
Rank 601 592 581
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Network Infrastructure Architect 24 27 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.049% 0.053% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.056% 0.015%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 25 6
Median daily rate £538 £550 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.27% +18.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £450 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £475 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +26.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Network Infrastructure 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
46717 48225 45605
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.87% 94.81% 94.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 30823 30939 28425
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1380 1834 1871
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £40.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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
London -3 11 £550 -
South East -6 4 £523 +4.50%
East of England - 4 £575 -
Yorkshire +4 1 £500 -
East Midlands - 1 - -
South West - 1 £450 -
West Midlands - 1 £430 -
Network Infrastructure Architect
UK

Network Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 16 (45.71%) LAN
2 15 (42.86%) WAN
2 15 (42.86%) Firewall
3 12 (34.29%) Data Centre
4 11 (31.43%) VMware
4 11 (31.43%) Windows
5 10 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (25.71%) Cisco
6 9 (25.71%) Active Directory
6 9 (25.71%) SAN
7 8 (22.86%) Finance
8 7 (20.00%) PCI DSS
8 7 (20.00%) TOGAF
8 7 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
9 6 (17.14%) VoIP
9 6 (17.14%) Degree
9 6 (17.14%) Load Balancing
10 5 (14.29%) NAS
10 5 (14.29%) TCP/IP
10 5 (14.29%) Linux
10 5 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (14.29%) Juniper
11 4 (11.43%) Middleware
11 4 (11.43%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (11.43%) ITIL
11 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
11 4 (11.43%) Retail
11 4 (11.43%) High Availability
11 4 (11.43%) Unified Communications

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 3 (8.57%) IIS
2 1 (2.86%) Apache
2 1 (2.86%) JBoss
2 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (45.71%) LAN
2 15 (42.86%) Firewall
2 15 (42.86%) WAN
3 9 (25.71%) SAN
4 6 (17.14%) VoIP
5 5 (14.29%) NAS
5 5 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 5 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (11.43%) Unified Communications
7 3 (8.57%) DNS
8 2 (5.71%) MPLS
8 2 (5.71%) Network Security
9 1 (2.86%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (2.86%) FCoE
9 1 (2.86%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (2.86%) HTTPS
9 1 (2.86%) IPsec
9 1 (2.86%) iSCSI
9 1 (2.86%) Multicast
9 1 (2.86%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (22.86%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Retail
3 3 (8.57%) Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Publishing
4 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) Data Centre
2 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
3 3 (8.57%) Clustering
3 3 (8.57%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.86%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (2.86%) PKI
4 1 (2.86%) Smart Meter
4 1 (2.86%) User Experience
4 1 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.86%) YubiKey
Operating Systems
1 11 (31.43%) Windows
2 5 (14.29%) Linux
3 4 (11.43%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.86%) Solaris
4 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 7 (20.00%) TOGAF
2 6 (17.14%) Load Balancing
3 4 (11.43%) High Availability
3 4 (11.43%) ITIL
3 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 3 (8.57%) Identity Management
4 3 (8.57%) ITIL V3
4 3 (8.57%) Network Design
4 3 (8.57%) Network Optimisation
4 3 (8.57%) Secure Coding
4 3 (8.57%) SIEM
4 3 (8.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.86%) Benchmarking
6 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.86%) Project Management
6 1 (2.86%) Six Sigma
6 1 (2.86%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Degree
2 4 (11.43%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (8.57%) CCNP
3 3 (8.57%) MCSE
3 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.86%) CCIE
5 1 (2.86%) JNCIA
5 1 (2.86%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.86%) GxP
2 1 (2.86%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 10 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (25.71%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.86%) KVM
3 1 (2.86%) NFS
3 1 (2.86%) SRDF
3 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.86%) vSphere
3 1 (2.86%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (2.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) VMware
2 9 (25.71%) Cisco
3 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
4 5 (14.29%) Juniper
5 3 (8.57%) Citrix
6 2 (5.71%) EMC
6 2 (5.71%) NetApp
6 2 (5.71%) Oracle
6 2 (5.71%) Palo Alto
6 2 (5.71%) Splunk
7 1 (2.86%) Aerohive Networks
7 1 (2.86%) Blue Coat
7 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.86%) F5
7 1 (2.86%) Gemalto
7 1 (2.86%) IBM
7 1 (2.86%) Intel
7 1 (2.86%) Kaspersky
7 1 (2.86%) Red Hat