The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire 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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Architect
Rank 87 117 108
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Network Architect 31 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.44% 0.31% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.51% 0.33% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 3
Average daily rate £500 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £385 £395
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £438 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £452 £450 £456
% change year-on-year
+0.44% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £29.00 £31.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.93% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £31.50 -
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -
Network Architect
South East

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
2054 2107 1853
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 95.27% 94.10% 92.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1313 1267 1090
Average daily rate £385 £380 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £515 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 133 113
Average hourly rate £17.45 £17.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.28% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £11.60 £11.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £115.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.70 £17.45
% change year-on-year
+4.79% -4.29%

Network Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

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 28 April 2016.

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
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Architect within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke - 12 - -
Hook +2 3 £500 +14.28%
Portsmouth +2 2 £413 +17.85%
Winchester - 2 £488 -
Gosport - 2 - -
Fareham - 1 £625 -
Havant - 1 - -
Network Architect
South East

Network Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 50 (72.46%) Cisco
2 36 (52.17%) Security Cleared
3 29 (42.03%) Juniper
4 24 (34.78%) DV Cleared
5 17 (24.64%) SC Cleared
5 17 (24.64%) Migration
6 15 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (20.29%) VMware
7 14 (20.29%) Network Security
8 13 (18.84%) LAN
9 12 (17.39%) EMC
9 12 (17.39%) Firewall
9 12 (17.39%) Data Centre
10 11 (15.94%) Network Design
10 11 (15.94%) VMware Infrastructure
11 10 (14.49%) Linux
11 10 (14.49%) CCIE
12 9 (13.04%) Microsoft
12 9 (13.04%) Service Management
12 9 (13.04%) SolarWinds
12 9 (13.04%) Network Architecture
13 8 (11.59%) Hyper-V
13 8 (11.59%) Risk Management
13 8 (11.59%) NetApp
13 8 (11.59%) WAN
14 7 (10.14%) HP
14 7 (10.14%) Technical Architecture
14 7 (10.14%) Open Source
15 6 (8.70%) MVNO
15 6 (8.70%) Requirements Management

Network Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (1.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (4.35%) IaaS
1 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (4.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (20.29%) Network Security
2 13 (18.84%) LAN
3 12 (17.39%) Firewall
4 8 (11.59%) WAN
5 6 (8.70%) MVNO
5 6 (8.70%) SAN
6 5 (7.25%) DMZ
6 5 (7.25%) DNS
6 5 (7.25%) MPLS
6 5 (7.25%) Multicast
6 5 (7.25%) NAS
6 5 (7.25%) VLAN
7 4 (5.80%) HTTP
7 4 (5.80%) HTTPS
7 4 (5.80%) Reverse Proxy
8 3 (4.35%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (2.90%) Internet
10 1 (1.45%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (1.45%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (1.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.45%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (1.45%) StarTeam
General
1 6 (8.70%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.80%) Finance
3 3 (4.35%) Military
4 1 (1.45%) Billing
4 1 (1.45%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.39%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.90%) LPAR
3 1 (1.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.45%) NHS
3 1 (1.45%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.49%) Linux
2 3 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (24.64%) Migration
2 11 (15.94%) Network Design
3 9 (13.04%) Network Architecture
3 9 (13.04%) Service Management
4 8 (11.59%) Risk Management
5 7 (10.14%) Open Source
5 7 (10.14%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (8.70%) Requirements Management
6 6 (8.70%) TOGAF
7 5 (7.25%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (7.25%) Server Virtualisation
8 4 (5.80%) Data Security
8 4 (5.80%) Load Balancing
8 4 (5.80%) Security Architecture
9 3 (4.35%) MODAF
9 3 (4.35%) Zachman Framework
10 2 (2.90%) Business Development
10 2 (2.90%) Configuration Management
10 2 (2.90%) Data Protection
10 2 (2.90%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.45%) C
1 1 (1.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (52.17%) Security Cleared
2 24 (34.78%) DV Cleared
3 17 (24.64%) SC Cleared
4 15 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (14.49%) CCIE
6 5 (7.25%) CCNP
7 4 (5.80%) CCNA
7 4 (5.80%) Degree
8 3 (4.35%) ISEB
9 2 (2.90%) CCDP
10 1 (1.45%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 11 (15.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (11.59%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.45%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.45%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.45%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.45%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (4.35%) SCVMM
2 2 (2.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 50 (72.46%) Cisco
2 29 (42.03%) Juniper
3 14 (20.29%) VMware
4 12 (17.39%) EMC
5 9 (13.04%) Microsoft
5 9 (13.04%) SolarWinds
6 8 (11.59%) NetApp
7 7 (10.14%) HP
8 5 (7.25%) Brocade
8 5 (7.25%) CheckPoint
9 4 (5.80%) Citrix
10 3 (4.35%) BMC
10 3 (4.35%) F5
10 3 (4.35%) Riverbed
11 2 (2.90%) IBM
12 1 (1.45%) Arqiva
12 1 (1.45%) Extreme Networks
12 1 (1.45%) Fortinet