The table below looks at the statistics for Network Architecture skills 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 Architecture over the 3 months to 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Architecture
Rank 104 123 106
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -17
Contract jobs citing Network Architecture 15 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.79% 0.048% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 0.061% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 2
Average daily rate £550 £550 £455
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £550 £439
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £471
UK excluding London average daily rate £419 £438 £388
% change year-on-year
-4.28% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 - £19.00
Network Architecture
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1510 1635 1299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 79.39% 78.34% 73.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 993 894 702
Average daily rate £375 £375 £374
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 76 67
Average hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 £38.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -9.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £42.00 £125.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Network Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Architecture across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Network Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Network Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Network Architecture Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Network Architecture
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Architecture across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Network Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Network Architecture
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Network Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Network Architecture
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 Architecture within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 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 +3 4 £588 +6.81%
Havant - 3 - -
Gosport - 2 £550 -
Winchester - 2 £550 -
Southampton - 1 £525 -
Network Architecture
South East

Network Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing Network Architecture also 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 that cited Network Architecture.

1 27 (62.79%) SC Cleared
1 27 (62.79%) Security Cleared
2 25 (58.14%) Cisco
3 23 (53.49%) Windows
4 22 (51.16%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (48.84%) CISSP
5 21 (48.84%) PKI
5 21 (48.84%) SIEM
6 18 (41.86%) VPN
6 18 (41.86%) SSL
6 18 (41.86%) Information Security
7 16 (37.21%) Oracle
7 16 (37.21%) Unix
8 15 (34.88%) Service Management
8 15 (34.88%) Firewall
8 15 (34.88%) Intrusion Detection
9 14 (32.56%) TOGAF
9 14 (32.56%) Information Assurance
9 14 (32.56%) CISM
9 14 (32.56%) CESG
9 14 (32.56%) CESG CLAS
9 14 (32.56%) MCP
9 14 (32.56%) MCSE
9 14 (32.56%) Microsoft Certification
9 14 (32.56%) CCNA
9 14 (32.56%) CESG Certified Professional
9 14 (32.56%) CLAS
10 13 (30.23%) VMware
11 12 (27.91%) DV Cleared
12 11 (25.58%) IronPort

Network Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing Network Architecture also 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 that cited Network Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 7 (16.28%) MS Excel
1 7 (16.28%) MS Project
2 5 (11.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 18 (41.86%) SSL
1 18 (41.86%) VPN
2 15 (34.88%) Firewall
2 15 (34.88%) Intrusion Detection
3 11 (25.58%) Cisco Nexus
3 11 (25.58%) IPsec
4 7 (16.28%) HTTP
4 7 (16.28%) SSH
5 6 (13.95%) SAN
6 1 (2.33%) 4G
6 1 (2.33%) GGSN
6 1 (2.33%) Internet
6 1 (2.33%) LAN
6 1 (2.33%) SGSN
6 1 (2.33%) Value-Added Service
6 1 (2.33%) VoLTE
6 1 (2.33%) VoWiFi
6 1 (2.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
General
1 10 (23.26%) Banking
2 6 (13.95%) Finance
3 5 (11.63%) Financial Institution
4 2 (4.65%) Military
5 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (51.16%) Architect
2 14 (32.56%) Security Architect
3 12 (27.91%) Network Engineer
4 7 (16.28%) Network Support
4 7 (16.28%) Network Support Engineer
4 7 (16.28%) Support Engineer
5 6 (13.95%) Analyst
5 6 (13.95%) CISSP Architect
5 6 (13.95%) CLAS Architect
5 6 (13.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (13.95%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 6 (13.95%) Network Architect
5 6 (13.95%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) Cisco Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) Incident Analyst
6 5 (11.63%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) CLAS Consultant
7 4 (9.30%) Consultant
7 4 (9.30%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) Middleware
2 2 (4.65%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (48.84%) PKI
2 14 (32.56%) CESG
2 14 (32.56%) CESG CLAS
3 7 (16.28%) Data Centre
4 6 (13.95%) Management Information System
5 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 23 (53.49%) Windows
2 16 (37.21%) Unix
3 7 (16.28%) AIX
3 7 (16.28%) Linux
3 7 (16.28%) Solaris
4 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (48.84%) SIEM
2 18 (41.86%) Information Security
3 15 (34.88%) Service Management
4 14 (32.56%) Information Assurance
4 14 (32.56%) TOGAF
5 7 (16.28%) Analytics
5 7 (16.28%) Digital Forensics
5 7 (16.28%) Document Management
5 7 (16.28%) Migration
5 7 (16.28%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (13.95%) Project Management
7 5 (11.63%) Change Management
7 5 (11.63%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (11.63%) ITIL
7 5 (11.63%) Mentoring
7 5 (11.63%) Patch Management
7 5 (11.63%) PRINCE
7 5 (11.63%) Security Operations
7 5 (11.63%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 4 (9.30%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 27 (62.79%) SC Cleared
1 27 (62.79%) Security Cleared
2 22 (51.16%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (48.84%) CISSP
4 14 (32.56%) CCNA
4 14 (32.56%) CESG Certified Professional
4 14 (32.56%) CISM
4 14 (32.56%) CLAS
4 14 (32.56%) MCP
4 14 (32.56%) MCSE
4 14 (32.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (27.91%) DV Cleared
6 8 (18.60%) Degree
7 7 (16.28%) GCIA
7 7 (16.28%) GCIH
8 6 (13.95%) CCIE
9 1 (2.33%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) COBIT
1 5 (11.63%) COSO
1 5 (11.63%) PCI DSS
1 5 (11.63%) SAS 70
2 4 (9.30%) QA
System Software
1 10 (23.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (16.28%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 25 (58.14%) Cisco
2 16 (37.21%) Oracle
3 13 (30.23%) VMware
4 11 (25.58%) IronPort
5 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
6 5 (11.63%) Intel Security
7 2 (4.65%) Citrix
7 2 (4.65%) Juniper
8 1 (2.33%) F5
8 1 (2.33%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.33%) HP
8 1 (2.33%) Riverbed