The first table below looks at the demand for the Network Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Gloucestershire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Architect
Rank - 48 73
Contract jobs requiring a Network Architect 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - 0.30% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.31% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £430 £438
% change year-on-year
+7.55% -1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
366 323 736
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 93.37% 97.00% 93.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 180 409
Average daily rate £360 £380 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £281 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 22 52
Average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% +16.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £11.88 £23.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
Network Architect
South West

Network Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Architect in the job title across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Network Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Network Architect Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Network Architect
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region that cited Network Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Network Architect in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCIE
1 2 (100.00%) CCSP
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared

Network Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region that cited Network Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Network Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCIE
1 2 (100.00%) CCSP
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint