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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Architecture over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Architecture
Rank 377 409 370
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -39
Contract jobs citing Network Architecture 62 37 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.27% 0.16% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.19% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 26 41
Median daily rate £490 £500 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% +15.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £313 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £750 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Median hourly rate £50.00 £16.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+203.03% -52.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.75 £47.83 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-8.53% -4.34%
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
19409 19347 19970
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 86.02% 83.44% 81.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 13908 13882 14198
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 199 217 253
Median hourly rate £24.44 £22.00 £21.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.09% +1.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.17 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.28 £54.52 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +30.76%

Network Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Network Architecture as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 1 October 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Architecture within the London region over the 3 months to 1 October 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 +29 14 £500 -31.03% 3
Croydon - 4 £300 - 1
New Malden - 3 - -
Network Architecture
England

Network Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Network Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Network Architecture.

1 78 (70.91%) Cisco
2 49 (44.55%) Firewall
3 38 (34.55%) Finance
4 36 (32.73%) Cisco Certification
5 34 (30.91%) CheckPoint
6 32 (29.09%) Juniper
7 31 (28.18%) DNS
8 27 (24.55%) WAN
9 24 (21.82%) Riverbed
9 24 (21.82%) Cisco Nexus
9 24 (21.82%) Palo Alto
10 23 (20.91%) ITIL
10 23 (20.91%) TCP/IP
11 22 (20.00%) Microsoft
11 22 (20.00%) SQL
11 22 (20.00%) Windows
11 22 (20.00%) Wireless
12 21 (19.09%) Change Management
12 21 (19.09%) Linux
12 21 (19.09%) CCIE
12 21 (19.09%) Active Directory
12 21 (19.09%) Network Management
13 20 (18.18%) DHCP
14 19 (17.27%) Project Management
15 18 (16.36%) OSPF
15 18 (16.36%) LAN
15 18 (16.36%) SolarWinds
15 18 (16.36%) Aruba
15 18 (16.36%) Wireshark
16 17 (15.45%) BGP

Network Architecture
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 7 (6.36%) Skype for Business
2 3 (2.73%) IBM Notes
2 3 (2.73%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.82%) IIS
3 2 (1.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.45%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.73%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.36%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (6.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.45%) SaaS
3 5 (4.55%) Office 365
4 2 (1.82%) IBM PureFlex
4 2 (1.82%) PaaS
5 1 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.91%) IaaS
5 1 (0.91%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 49 (44.55%) Firewall
2 31 (28.18%) DNS
3 27 (24.55%) WAN
4 24 (21.82%) Cisco Nexus
5 23 (20.91%) TCP/IP
6 22 (20.00%) Wireless
7 20 (18.18%) DHCP
8 18 (16.36%) LAN
8 18 (16.36%) OSPF
8 18 (16.36%) Wireshark
9 17 (15.45%) BGP
10 16 (14.55%) Cisco ASA
10 16 (14.55%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 16 (14.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 15 (13.64%) SSL
11 15 (13.64%) WAAS
12 14 (12.73%) HTTP
12 14 (12.73%) LDAP
13 12 (10.91%) Network Security
14 11 (10.00%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.00%) Oracle Database
1 11 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.73%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.73%) MySQL
2 3 (2.73%) OLTP
3 1 (0.91%) Big Data
3 1 (0.91%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.91%) Calabash
1 1 (0.91%) Cucumber
1 1 (0.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 38 (34.55%) Finance
2 8 (7.27%) Banking
3 7 (6.36%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.64%) Law
4 4 (3.64%) Legal
4 4 (3.64%) Marketing
4 4 (3.64%) Retail
5 2 (1.82%) Advertising
6 1 (0.91%) Automotive
6 1 (0.91%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.91%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 43 (39.09%) Architect
2 27 (24.55%) Network Architect
2 27 (24.55%) Network Engineer
3 17 (15.45%) Consultant
4 15 (13.64%) Senior Network Engineer
5 11 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 11 (10.00%) Network Consultant
6 9 (8.18%) Cisco Engineer
6 9 (8.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 9 (8.18%) Senior Architect
6 9 (8.18%) Senior Network Architect
7 7 (6.36%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 7 (6.36%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (4.55%) Analyst
8 5 (4.55%) Cisco Architect
8 5 (4.55%) Cisco Network Architect
8 5 (4.55%) Juniper Engineer
8 5 (4.55%) Senior Consultant
8 5 (4.55%) Senior Network Consultant
9 4 (3.64%) Network Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.73%) SAML
2 6 (5.45%) Web Services
3 3 (2.73%) Middleware
4 2 (1.82%) Mojolicious
4 2 (1.82%) Node.js
5 1 (0.91%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.55%) Data Centre
2 12 (10.91%) Management Information System
3 7 (6.36%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.64%) CMDB
4 4 (3.64%) PKI
5 3 (2.73%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.73%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (1.82%) CESG
6 2 (1.82%) CESG CLAS
6 2 (1.82%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.82%) Freedom of Information
6 2 (1.82%) Freedom of Information Act
6 2 (1.82%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.82%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.82%) VCE vBlock
6 2 (1.82%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.82%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.91%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.91%) NHS
7 1 (0.91%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 22 (20.00%) Windows
2 21 (19.09%) Linux
3 9 (8.18%) Windows Server
4 8 (7.27%) Unix
4 8 (7.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (6.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (5.45%) SUSE
7 3 (2.73%) Solaris
8 2 (1.82%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (1.82%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.91%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (20.91%) ITIL
2 21 (19.09%) Change Management
2 21 (19.09%) Network Management
3 19 (17.27%) Project Management
4 15 (13.64%) Network Design
5 13 (11.82%) Information Security
5 13 (11.82%) Service Management
6 11 (10.00%) Security Operations
6 11 (10.00%) TOGAF
7 10 (9.09%) Security Architecture
8 8 (7.27%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (7.27%) PRINCE2
9 5 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (4.55%) Service Delivery
10 4 (3.64%) GAP Analysis
10 4 (3.64%) High Availability
10 4 (3.64%) Low Latency
10 4 (3.64%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (3.64%) Problem Management
11 3 (2.73%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 22 (20.00%) SQL
2 13 (11.82%) Java
2 13 (11.82%) Perl
2 13 (11.82%) Python
3 11 (10.00%) PowerShell
4 10 (9.09%) VB
5 3 (2.73%) C
6 2 (1.82%) C++
6 2 (1.82%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.82%) PHP
7 1 (0.91%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.91%) Delphi
7 1 (0.91%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 36 (32.73%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (19.09%) CCIE
3 15 (13.64%) CCNP
4 14 (12.73%) CISSP
5 13 (11.82%) CISM
6 11 (10.00%) CCNA
7 10 (9.09%) CISA
8 8 (7.27%) Degree
8 8 (7.27%) SC Cleared
8 8 (7.27%) Security Cleared
9 7 (6.36%) CCDE
10 5 (4.55%) CCDP
11 4 (3.64%) JNCIP
11 4 (3.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 3 (2.73%) CCDA
12 3 (2.73%) JNCIA
12 3 (2.73%) JNCIS
13 2 (1.82%) DV Cleared
13 2 (1.82%) ISSAP
13 2 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.73%) PCI DSS
2 13 (11.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (5.45%) SLA
4 1 (0.91%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.91%) QA
System Software
1 21 (19.09%) Active Directory
2 12 (10.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.45%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (3.64%) XenApp
5 3 (2.73%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (1.82%) vCloud
7 1 (0.91%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.91%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (3.64%) OPNET
2 3 (2.73%) OpenView
2 3 (2.73%) Tivoli
3 2 (1.82%) Ansible
3 2 (1.82%) Puppet
3 2 (1.82%) SCCM
4 1 (0.91%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.91%) AppManager
4 1 (0.91%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.91%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.91%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.91%) SCOM
Vendors
1 78 (70.91%) Cisco
2 34 (30.91%) CheckPoint
3 32 (29.09%) Juniper
4 24 (21.82%) Palo Alto
4 24 (21.82%) Riverbed
5 22 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 18 (16.36%) Aruba
6 18 (16.36%) SolarWinds
7 17 (15.45%) F5
8 15 (13.64%) Oracle
8 15 (13.64%) VMware
9 14 (12.73%) Tufin
10 13 (11.82%) Blue Coat
11 12 (10.91%) Alcatel-Lucent
12 11 (10.00%) Cyber-Ark
12 11 (10.00%) FireEye
12 11 (10.00%) LogLogic
12 11 (10.00%) Radianz
12 11 (10.00%) TippingPoint
13 6 (5.45%) Red Hat
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