The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Hertfordshire region that had Network Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Architect
Rank 60 53 62
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Network Architect 2 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.32% 1.08% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 1.16% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Median daily rate - £425 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -29.16%
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £475 £470
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +1.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - -
Network Architect
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
606 605 699
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.04% 93.22% 96.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 309 415
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £509
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 57 32
Median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.29
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% -5.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £7.28 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Network Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Network Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Network Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Network Architect Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Network Architect
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
Watford -2 2 - -
Network Architect
East of England

Network Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Network Architect in the job title.

1 5 (71.43%) Data Centre
2 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (57.14%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (57.14%) F5
2 4 (57.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
2 4 (57.14%) Product Management
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (57.14%) Server Virtualisation
2 4 (57.14%) Web Services
2 4 (57.14%) IPsec
3 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (42.86%) VCE vBlock
3 3 (42.86%) Procure-to-Pay
3 3 (42.86%) Converged Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (28.57%) Network Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) Juniper
4 2 (28.57%) CCNP
4 2 (28.57%) LAN
4 2 (28.57%) WAN
5 1 (14.29%) VPN
5 1 (14.29%) CCNA
5 1 (14.29%) CCIE
5 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 1 (14.29%) DWDM
5 1 (14.29%) Forcepoint

Network Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 4 (57.14%) IPsec
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (14.29%) DWDM
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Legal
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Data Centre
2 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (57.14%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (42.86%) VCE vBlock
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Product Management
1 4 (57.14%) Server Virtualisation
2 3 (42.86%) Converged Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (42.86%) Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (28.57%) Network Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
4 1 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) CCNP
3 1 (14.29%) CCIE
3 1 (14.29%) CCNA
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) F5
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Juniper
4 1 (14.29%) Akamai
4 1 (14.29%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (14.29%) Blue Coat
4 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 1 (14.29%) Forcepoint
4 1 (14.29%) Palo Alto