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 25 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Architect
Rank 350 374 401
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +27
Contract jobs requiring a Network Architect 73 61 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.34% 0.26% 0.094%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.28% 0.099%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 46 13
Median daily rate £500 £500 £500
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £413 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £623
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £473 £450
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
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
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
20317 22109 22210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 95.15% 94.61% 95.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 14745 15413 15473
Median daily rate £463 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.11% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 224 376 404
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.60 £52.17 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +34 15 £500 -4.76%
Westminster - 2 £544 -
Chessington - 1 £475 -
Feltham - 1 - -
Network Architect
England

Network Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 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 London region featuring Network Architect in the job title.

1 72 (52.94%) Firewall
2 62 (45.59%) Cisco
3 50 (36.76%) WAN
3 50 (36.76%) Network Design
4 46 (33.82%) Cisco Certification
5 37 (27.21%) Juniper
5 37 (27.21%) Data Centre
6 32 (23.53%) LAN
7 30 (22.06%) CCIE
8 29 (21.32%) CCNP
9 26 (19.12%) Finance
9 26 (19.12%) Security Cleared
10 25 (18.38%) Wireless
11 24 (17.65%) MPLS
12 23 (16.91%) Network Security
12 23 (16.91%) Network Architecture
12 23 (16.91%) F5
13 22 (16.18%) Stakeholder Management
13 22 (16.18%) CheckPoint
14 21 (15.44%) SC Cleared
15 20 (14.71%) Cisco Nexus
15 20 (14.71%) IPsec
16 18 (13.24%) Change Management
16 18 (13.24%) Load Balancing
16 18 (13.24%) Palo Alto
17 16 (11.76%) PKI
18 15 (11.03%) Aerohive Networks
18 15 (11.03%) Internet
19 14 (10.29%) JNCIS
20 13 (9.56%) JNCIA

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 2 (1.47%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.74%) IIS
2 1 (0.74%) iPlanet
2 1 (0.74%) MQSeries
2 1 (0.74%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.74%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.74%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.74%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.47%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.74%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) BusinessWare
1 1 (0.74%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.21%) IaaS
2 2 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.47%) Office 365
3 1 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.74%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.74%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 72 (52.94%) Firewall
2 50 (36.76%) WAN
3 32 (23.53%) LAN
4 25 (18.38%) Wireless
5 24 (17.65%) MPLS
6 23 (16.91%) Network Security
7 20 (14.71%) Cisco Nexus
7 20 (14.71%) IPsec
8 15 (11.03%) Internet
9 13 (9.56%) LDAP
10 12 (8.82%) VPN
11 11 (8.09%) BGP
11 11 (8.09%) OSPF
12 9 (6.62%) TCP/IP
12 9 (6.62%) Unified Communications
13 8 (5.88%) DNS
14 6 (4.41%) MVNO
15 5 (3.68%) DHCP
16 4 (2.94%) IPv4
16 4 (2.94%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.74%) Big Data
1 1 (0.74%) DB2
1 1 (0.74%) DB2 UDB
General
1 26 (19.12%) Finance
2 13 (9.56%) Retail
2 13 (9.56%) Telecoms
3 7 (5.15%) Banking
4 4 (2.94%) Law
5 3 (2.21%) Legal
6 2 (1.47%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.74%) Automotive
7 1 (0.74%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.74%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.47%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.74%) MSMQ
2 1 (0.74%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 37 (27.21%) Data Centre
2 16 (11.76%) PKI
3 13 (9.56%) YubiKey
4 6 (4.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 5 (3.68%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.94%) iSeries
6 4 (2.94%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.47%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.74%) AS400
8 1 (0.74%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.74%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.74%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.74%) FMCG
8 1 (0.74%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.74%) User Experience
8 1 (0.74%) VCE vBlock
8 1 (0.74%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.15%) Linux
2 5 (3.68%) Windows
3 3 (2.21%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.47%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.74%) AIX
5 1 (0.74%) Solaris
5 1 (0.74%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.74%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.74%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (36.76%) Network Design
2 23 (16.91%) Network Architecture
3 22 (16.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (13.24%) Change Management
4 18 (13.24%) Load Balancing
5 13 (9.56%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 11 (8.09%) Migration
6 11 (8.09%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 11 (8.09%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 8 (5.88%) TOGAF
8 5 (3.68%) Presales
9 4 (2.94%) Customer Engagement
9 4 (2.94%) ITIL
9 4 (2.94%) Mentoring
9 4 (2.94%) Project Management
9 4 (2.94%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (2.94%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (2.94%) WAN Optimisation
10 3 (2.21%) Change Control
10 3 (2.21%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.94%) Lisp
2 1 (0.74%) C
2 1 (0.74%) Java
2 1 (0.74%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.74%) PHP
Qualifications
1 46 (33.82%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (22.06%) CCIE
3 29 (21.32%) CCNP
4 26 (19.12%) Security Cleared
5 21 (15.44%) SC Cleared
6 14 (10.29%) JNCIS
7 13 (9.56%) JNCIA
8 6 (4.41%) CCDP
9 5 (3.68%) CCDE
9 5 (3.68%) CCNA
10 3 (2.21%) Degree
11 2 (1.47%) CCDA
12 1 (0.74%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 1 (0.74%) CCSE
12 1 (0.74%) CCSP
12 1 (0.74%) Check Point Certification
12 1 (0.74%) CISM
12 1 (0.74%) CISSP
12 1 (0.74%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.74%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.21%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (3.68%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.74%) ClearTrust
3 1 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.74%) vSphere
3 1 (0.74%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (3.68%) FortiGate
2 2 (1.47%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (1.47%) Netcool
2 2 (1.47%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 2 (1.47%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.74%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.74%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.74%) OPNET
3 1 (0.74%) SCCM
Vendors
1 62 (45.59%) Cisco
2 37 (27.21%) Juniper
3 23 (16.91%) F5
4 22 (16.18%) CheckPoint
5 18 (13.24%) Palo Alto
6 15 (11.03%) Aerohive Networks
7 10 (7.35%) VMware
8 9 (6.62%) Microsoft
9 8 (5.88%) Citrix
10 7 (5.15%) IBM
11 5 (3.68%) Fortinet
11 5 (3.68%) Riverbed
12 4 (2.94%) Blue Coat
12 4 (2.94%) SolarWinds
13 2 (1.47%) Avaya
13 2 (1.47%) EMC
13 2 (1.47%) Intel Security
13 2 (1.47%) Meraki
14 1 (0.74%) BEA
14 1 (0.74%) FireEye
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