The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leeds region that had Network Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Architect
Rank 107 104 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs requiring a Network Architect 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.27% 0.13% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £573 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £470 £450
% change year-on-year
+3.72% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £48.50 -
% change year-on-year
-40.20% -
Network Architect
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1433 1451 1098
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 95.66% 94.96% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1012 1040 773
Median daily rate £400 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £240 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.43% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 37 25
Median hourly rate £12.66 £12.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.50% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.00 £11.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £30.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Network Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Network Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Network Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Network Architect Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Network Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Architect across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

Network Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Network Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Leeds region featuring Network Architect in the job title.

1 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 3 (42.86%) Splunk
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) LAN
3 2 (28.57%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) DNS
3 2 (28.57%) SSL
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (28.57%) Deep Packet Inspection
3 2 (28.57%) Network Design
3 2 (28.57%) Palo Alto
4 1 (14.29%) VCE vBlock
4 1 (14.29%) Grafana
4 1 (14.29%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (14.29%) Security Operations
4 1 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (14.29%) Graphite
4 1 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Replication
4 1 (14.29%) CRISC

Network Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon S3
1 1 (14.29%) IaaS
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) SSL
2 2 (28.57%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (14.29%) IP Telephony
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (14.29%) CESG
3 1 (14.29%) Clustering
3 1 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (14.29%) Replication
3 1 (14.29%) VCE vBlock
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
1 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) Deep Packet Inspection
2 2 (28.57%) Network Design
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) Identity Management
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Protective Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) Security Operations
3 1 (14.29%) Software Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
3 1 (14.29%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (14.29%) CCNA
1 1 (14.29%) CESG Certified Professional
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) CISSP
1 1 (14.29%) CRISC
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Grafana
1 1 (14.29%) Graphite
1 1 (14.29%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
1 3 (42.86%) Splunk
1 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) Palo Alto
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) F5
3 1 (14.29%) Juniper
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft