The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Network Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Architect
Rank 315 377 399
Rank change year-on-year
+62 +22
Contract jobs requiring a Network Architect 119 56 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.54% 0.24% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.25% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 43 13
Median daily rate £500 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £597 £630 £623
UK excluding London median daily rate £495 £475 £475
% change year-on-year
+4.10% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £48.50 -
% change year-on-year
-68.04% -
Network Architect
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 London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21038 22323 22486
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 95.03% 94.76% 95.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 15053 15655 15400
Median daily rate £450 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 226 367 417
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.82 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.15 £52.17 £41.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

Network Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Network Architect Jobs Demand Trend in London

Network Architect
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Network Architect Daily Rate Trend in London

Network Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Architect across the London region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Network Architect Daily Rate Histogram in London

Network Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Network Architect Hourly Rate Trend in London

Network Architect
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
City of London +58 26 £519 -1.19% 3
Westminster - 3 £525 -
Chessington - 1 £475 -
Feltham - 1 - -
Network Architect
England

Network Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 London region featuring Network Architect in the job title.

1 84 (51.85%) Firewall
2 74 (45.68%) Cisco
3 55 (33.95%) Network Design
4 54 (33.33%) Juniper
5 51 (31.48%) WAN
6 48 (29.63%) Cisco Certification
7 38 (23.46%) Security Cleared
7 38 (23.46%) LAN
8 36 (22.22%) Network Security
9 35 (21.60%) F5
10 33 (20.37%) Load Balancing
10 33 (20.37%) SC Cleared
11 31 (19.14%) IPsec
11 31 (19.14%) Data Centre
12 29 (17.90%) CCNP
13 28 (17.28%) Stakeholder Management
13 28 (17.28%) Palo Alto
14 26 (16.05%) Change Management
14 26 (16.05%) CCIE
14 26 (16.05%) PKI
15 25 (15.43%) CheckPoint
15 25 (15.43%) Aerohive Networks
16 24 (14.81%) Finance
16 24 (14.81%) JNCIS
17 22 (13.58%) JNCIA
17 22 (13.58%) Wireless
18 21 (12.96%) Network Architecture
18 21 (12.96%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
19 20 (12.35%) YubiKey
19 20 (12.35%) LDAP

Network Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 5 (3.09%) Skype for Business
2 2 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (1.23%) IIS
2 2 (1.23%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.62%) Apache
3 1 (0.62%) iPlanet
3 1 (0.62%) MQSeries
3 1 (0.62%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.62%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.62%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.62%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.62%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.23%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.62%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.62%) MS Office
2 1 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.62%) BusinessWare
1 1 (0.62%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.09%) SaaS
3 4 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.85%) Office 365
5 2 (1.23%) Google Apps
5 2 (1.23%) PaaS
6 1 (0.62%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.62%) IaaS
6 1 (0.62%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 84 (51.85%) Firewall
2 51 (31.48%) WAN
3 38 (23.46%) LAN
4 36 (22.22%) Network Security
5 31 (19.14%) IPsec
6 22 (13.58%) Wireless
7 20 (12.35%) LDAP
8 18 (11.11%) TCP/IP
9 17 (10.49%) Cisco Nexus
10 15 (9.26%) MPLS
10 15 (9.26%) VPN
11 11 (6.79%) Unified Communications
12 10 (6.17%) DNS
13 8 (4.94%) BGP
13 8 (4.94%) DHCP
13 8 (4.94%) OSPF
14 7 (4.32%) Internet
15 6 (3.70%) WLAN
16 5 (3.09%) Cisco ASA
16 5 (3.09%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.62%) Big Data
1 1 (0.62%) DB2
1 1 (0.62%) DB2 UDB
1 1 (0.62%) NonStop SQL
General
1 24 (14.81%) Finance
2 11 (6.79%) Law
3 9 (5.56%) Banking
4 7 (4.32%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.70%) Retail
6 5 (3.09%) Legal
7 2 (1.23%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.62%) Automotive
8 1 (0.62%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.62%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.85%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.62%) MSMQ
2 1 (0.62%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 31 (19.14%) Data Centre
2 26 (16.05%) PKI
3 20 (12.35%) YubiKey
4 5 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (1.23%) CESG
5 2 (1.23%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.23%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.23%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.62%) AS400
6 1 (0.62%) BYOD
6 1 (0.62%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (0.62%) Cryptography
6 1 (0.62%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (0.62%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.62%) FMCG
6 1 (0.62%) iSeries
6 1 (0.62%) User Experience
6 1 (0.62%) VCE vBlock
6 1 (0.62%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.94%) Windows
2 5 (3.09%) Linux
2 5 (3.09%) Windows Server
3 3 (1.85%) Unix
3 3 (1.85%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.62%) AIX
4 1 (0.62%) Solaris
4 1 (0.62%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.62%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.62%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (33.95%) Network Design
2 33 (20.37%) Load Balancing
3 28 (17.28%) Stakeholder Management
4 26 (16.05%) Change Management
5 21 (12.96%) Network Architecture
5 21 (12.96%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 18 (11.11%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 18 (11.11%) TOGAF
6 18 (11.11%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 8 (4.94%) Capacity Management
7 8 (4.94%) Change Control
7 8 (4.94%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (4.32%) ITIL
8 7 (4.32%) Migration
9 6 (3.70%) Translating Business Requirements
10 5 (3.09%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (3.09%) WAN Optimisation
11 4 (2.47%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (2.47%) Presales
11 4 (2.47%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.23%) C
2 1 (0.62%) Java
2 1 (0.62%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.62%) Lisp
2 1 (0.62%) PHP
Qualifications
1 48 (29.63%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (23.46%) Security Cleared
3 33 (20.37%) SC Cleared
4 29 (17.90%) CCNP
5 26 (16.05%) CCIE
6 24 (14.81%) JNCIS
7 22 (13.58%) JNCIA
8 8 (4.94%) CCDE
9 6 (3.70%) CCDP
9 6 (3.70%) CCNA
10 4 (2.47%) Degree
11 2 (1.23%) CCDA
11 2 (1.23%) CCSE
11 2 (1.23%) CISSP
11 2 (1.23%) DV Cleared
11 2 (1.23%) JNCIP
12 1 (0.62%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 1 (0.62%) BPSS Clearance
12 1 (0.62%) CCNP Voice
12 1 (0.62%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.09%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.62%) QA
System Software
1 6 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.09%) XenApp
3 4 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.23%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.62%) ClearTrust
5 1 (0.62%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.62%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.62%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (3.09%) FortiGate
2 2 (1.23%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (1.23%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.62%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.62%) SCCM
Vendors
1 74 (45.68%) Cisco
2 54 (33.33%) Juniper
3 35 (21.60%) F5
4 28 (17.28%) Palo Alto
5 25 (15.43%) Aerohive Networks
5 25 (15.43%) CheckPoint
6 13 (8.02%) Citrix
7 10 (6.17%) Microsoft
8 8 (4.94%) VMware
9 6 (3.70%) Blue Coat
9 6 (3.70%) Fortinet
9 6 (3.70%) Riverbed
10 3 (1.85%) Aruba
10 3 (1.85%) IBM
10 3 (1.85%) SolarWinds
11 2 (1.23%) Akamai
11 2 (1.23%) Avaya
11 2 (1.23%) Google
11 2 (1.23%) Intel Security
11 2 (1.23%) Oracle
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