The table below looks at the statistics for Network Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Architecture over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Architecture
Rank 371 373 395
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +22
Contract jobs citing Network Architecture 40 33 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.14% 0.076%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.18% 0.096%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 21 12
Average daily rate
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£525 £400 £468
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% -14.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £225 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £594 £625 £559
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+15.89% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £14.25 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -55.46%
Network Architecture
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18011 18102 18653
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.78% 79.00% 78.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 12843 12763 12895
Average daily rate £450 £440 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 227 229 282
Average hourly rate £22.18 £20.00 £27.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.90% -28.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £13.30 £14.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.30 £50.00 £56.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%

Network Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Network Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in London

Network Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Network Architecture Daily Rate Trend in London

Network Architecture
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Architecture across the London region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Network Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in London

Network Architecture
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Network Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in London

Network Architecture
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. 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
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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
City of London +6 13 £500 -20.00% 2
Docklands, London - 2 £550 -
Network Architecture
England

Network Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 37 (52.86%) Cisco
2 36 (51.43%) Firewall
3 32 (45.71%) Data Centre
4 29 (41.43%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (35.71%) Windows
5 25 (35.71%) LAN
6 21 (30.00%) WAN
7 20 (28.57%) Finance
8 18 (25.71%) Linux
9 17 (24.29%) UNIX
9 17 (24.29%) SAN
9 17 (24.29%) Wireless
10 16 (22.86%) CheckPoint
10 16 (22.86%) Network Design
10 16 (22.86%) BIG-IP
11 15 (21.43%) Blue Coat
11 15 (21.43%) VoIP
12 14 (20.00%) Nokia
12 14 (20.00%) ProxySG
12 14 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
13 13 (18.57%) Nortel
13 13 (18.57%) Avaya
13 13 (18.57%) Symantec
14 12 (17.14%) TCP/IP
15 11 (15.71%) DNS
15 11 (15.71%) CCIE
15 11 (15.71%) CA
15 11 (15.71%) Solaris
15 11 (15.71%) Oracle
15 11 (15.71%) Juniper

Network Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (8.57%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.71%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.86%) IIS
4 1 (1.43%) Apache
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
4 1 (1.43%) nginx
4 1 (1.43%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.43%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.14%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.86%) MS Project
3 2 (2.86%) MS Office
3 2 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.43%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.86%) Office 365
2 1 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.43%) SaaS
2 1 (1.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (51.43%) Firewall
2 25 (35.71%) LAN
3 21 (30.00%) WAN
4 17 (24.29%) SAN
4 17 (24.29%) Wireless
5 16 (22.86%) BIG-IP
6 15 (21.43%) VoIP
7 14 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 12 (17.14%) TCP/IP
9 11 (15.71%) DNS
10 10 (14.29%) VPN
10 10 (14.29%) DHCP
11 9 (12.86%) EIGRP
12 8 (11.43%) BGP
13 7 (10.00%) OSPF
13 7 (10.00%) IPsec
13 7 (10.00%) Multicast
14 6 (8.57%) HSRP
14 6 (8.57%) Cisco ASA
15 5 (7.14%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.14%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (1.43%) Big Data
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (1.43%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Git (software)
1 3 (4.29%) Cucumber
1 3 (4.29%) Gradle
1 3 (4.29%) Calabash
2 1 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.43%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.43%) JIRA
General
1 20 (28.57%) Finance
2 10 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.71%) Banking
4 1 (1.43%) Retail
4 1 (1.43%) Billing
4 1 (1.43%) Marketing
4 1 (1.43%) Legal
4 1 (1.43%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 31 (44.29%) Architect
2 25 (35.71%) Network Architect
3 12 (17.14%) Infrastructure Architect
4 10 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Architect
4 10 (14.29%) Network Engineer
5 8 (11.43%) Project Manager
6 4 (5.71%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 4 (5.71%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (4.29%) Security Architect
7 3 (4.29%) Data Centre Architect
7 3 (4.29%) Senior Network Engineer
8 2 (2.86%) Tester
8 2 (2.86%) Analyst
8 2 (2.86%) NOC Engineer
8 2 (2.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (2.86%) Test Engineer
8 2 (2.86%) IT Project Manager
8 2 (2.86%) Security Manager
8 2 (2.86%) Technical Design Authority
8 2 (2.86%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.29%) Middleware
2 3 (4.29%) RESTful
3 2 (2.86%) XML
4 1 (1.43%) Celery
4 1 (1.43%) Django
4 1 (1.43%) .NET
4 1 (1.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 32 (45.71%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.71%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.86%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.86%) BBC
4 2 (2.86%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.43%) PKI
5 1 (1.43%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.43%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 25 (35.71%) Windows
2 18 (25.71%) Linux
3 17 (24.29%) UNIX
4 11 (15.71%) Solaris
5 10 (14.29%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.86%) SUSE
6 2 (2.86%) Ubuntu
6 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.43%) CentOS
7 1 (1.43%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.43%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (22.86%) Network Design
2 10 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (11.43%) TOGAF
4 7 (10.00%) Security Architecture
5 6 (8.57%) ITIL
5 6 (8.57%) Project Management
6 5 (7.14%) PRINCE2
6 5 (7.14%) Load Balancing
6 5 (7.14%) Information Security
7 4 (5.71%) Problem Management
7 4 (5.71%) Service Delivery
7 4 (5.71%) Change Management
7 4 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (5.71%) Data Centre Operations
8 3 (4.29%) BDD
8 3 (4.29%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (4.29%) OO
8 3 (4.29%) CRM
8 3 (4.29%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.14%) SQL
2 3 (4.29%) JavaScript
2 3 (4.29%) Ruby
3 2 (2.86%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.43%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.43%) PHP
4 1 (1.43%) Python
Qualifications
1 29 (41.43%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (15.71%) CCIE
3 10 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 9 (12.86%) Degree
5 6 (8.57%) SC Cleared
5 6 (8.57%) CCNP
6 4 (5.71%) DV Cleared
7 3 (4.29%) PMP
7 3 (4.29%) PMI Certification
8 2 (2.86%) CISSP
9 1 (1.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (1.43%) CISA
9 1 (1.43%) CISM
9 1 (1.43%) CCAB
9 1 (1.43%) CCSA
9 1 (1.43%) CCSE
9 1 (1.43%) JNCIA
9 1 (1.43%) JNCIS
9 1 (1.43%) JNCIP
9 1 (1.43%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.43%) QA
2 1 (1.43%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (20.00%) ProxySG
2 6 (8.57%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.29%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.86%) Squid
4 2 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.86%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.86%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.43%) Snort
5 1 (1.43%) iptables
Systems Management
1 10 (14.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 10 (14.29%) Control-M
1 10 (14.29%) BladeLogic
2 1 (1.43%) Ansible
2 1 (1.43%) Cisco LMS
2 1 (1.43%) Opsview
2 1 (1.43%) Nagios
2 1 (1.43%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (1.43%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 37 (52.86%) Cisco
2 16 (22.86%) CheckPoint
3 15 (21.43%) Blue Coat
4 14 (20.00%) Nokia
5 13 (18.57%) Symantec
5 13 (18.57%) Nortel
5 13 (18.57%) Avaya
6 11 (15.71%) Juniper
6 11 (15.71%) CA
6 11 (15.71%) Oracle
7 9 (12.86%) Microsoft
8 6 (8.57%) F5
9 5 (7.14%) VMware
10 4 (5.71%) Citrix
10 4 (5.71%) SolarWinds
11 3 (4.29%) Aruba
11 3 (4.29%) Rackspace
12 1 (1.43%) Dell
12 1 (1.43%) IBM
12 1 (1.43%) Red Hat
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