The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Hampshire region that had Network Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Architect
South East / Hampshire
Rank 81 80 117
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +37
Contract jobs requiring a Network Architect 27 38 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.56% 2.07% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.70% 2.19% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 1
Median daily rate £550 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% +8.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
+7.94% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £52.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1589 1738 1844
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 91.85% 94.82% 91.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1000 1104 1003
Median daily rate £400 £385 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £505 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 96 119
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.70 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.79% +11.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Network Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Network Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Network Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Network Architect Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Network Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Architect across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Network Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Network Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Network Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Network Architect
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Architect across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Network Architect Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Network Architect
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 23 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
Basingstoke +9 12 £501 +5.36% 1
Southampton +8 2 £425 -19.04%
Portsmouth +1 2 - -
Hook +5 1 - -
Fareham -15 1 £650 +8.33%
Network Architect
South East

Network Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 Hampshire region featuring Network Architect in the job title.

1 31 (91.18%) Security Cleared
2 28 (82.35%) Cisco
3 25 (73.53%) SC Cleared
4 20 (58.82%) Juniper
5 14 (41.18%) Firewall
6 13 (38.24%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (29.41%) Linux
8 9 (26.47%) WAN
8 9 (26.47%) CCNP
9 8 (23.53%) LAN
10 7 (20.59%) Risk Management
11 5 (14.71%) VMware
11 5 (14.71%) DV Cleared
11 5 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (14.71%) Hyper-V
11 5 (14.71%) Open Source
11 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
12 4 (11.76%) BGP
12 4 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (11.76%) Network Security
12 4 (11.76%) Migration
12 4 (11.76%) Brocade
13 3 (8.82%) Network Design
13 3 (8.82%) Network Planning
13 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
13 3 (8.82%) OSPF
13 3 (8.82%) CCIE
13 3 (8.82%) MS Office
13 3 (8.82%) Unix
14 2 (5.88%) Windows

Network Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Office
2 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (41.18%) Firewall
2 9 (26.47%) WAN
3 8 (23.53%) LAN
4 4 (11.76%) BGP
4 4 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (11.76%) Network Security
5 3 (8.82%) OSPF
6 2 (5.88%) ATM
6 2 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (5.88%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 2 (5.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (5.88%) Frame Relay
6 2 (5.88%) MPLS
6 2 (5.88%) VLAN
6 2 (5.88%) VPN
7 1 (2.94%) FTP
7 1 (2.94%) Multicast
7 1 (2.94%) NAS
7 1 (2.94%) SAN
7 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) ClearCase
1 2 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (29.41%) Linux
2 3 (8.82%) Unix
3 2 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) Risk Management
2 5 (14.71%) Open Source
3 4 (11.76%) Migration
4 3 (8.82%) Network Design
4 3 (8.82%) Network Planning
4 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.88%) Configuration Management
5 2 (5.88%) Data Modelling
5 2 (5.88%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (5.88%) SOA
5 2 (5.88%) UML
6 1 (2.94%) Boundary Protection
6 1 (2.94%) Network Architecture
6 1 (2.94%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 31 (91.18%) Security Cleared
2 25 (73.53%) SC Cleared
3 13 (38.24%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (26.47%) CCNP
5 5 (14.71%) DV Cleared
6 3 (8.82%) CCIE
7 2 (5.88%) CCDP
7 2 (5.88%) CCNA
7 2 (5.88%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) Hyper-V
1 5 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) Nagios
1 2 (5.88%) Opsview
1 2 (5.88%) QRadar
Vendors
1 28 (82.35%) Cisco
2 20 (58.82%) Juniper
3 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
3 5 (14.71%) VMware
4 4 (11.76%) Brocade
5 2 (5.88%) ArcSight
5 2 (5.88%) Avaya
5 2 (5.88%) F5
5 2 (5.88%) Splunk
6 1 (2.94%) Forcepoint