The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Milton Keynes region that had Network Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Architect
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 54 63 66
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Network Architect 10 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.60% 0.42% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.74% 0.44% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 2
Median daily rate £525 £463 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.51% +4.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £453 £429
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £473 £459
UK excluding London median daily rate £507 £475 £443
% change year-on-year
+6.63% +7.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes 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
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
574 683 782
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 91.69% 95.13% 96.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 351 407
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 28 27
Median hourly rate £12.67 £15.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.56% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.83 £12.00 £11.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £18.20 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

Network Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Network Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Network Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Network Architect Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Network Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Network Architect in the job title.

1 13 (86.67%) LAN
1 13 (86.67%) WAN
2 11 (73.33%) Cisco
2 11 (73.33%) SC Cleared
2 11 (73.33%) Security Cleared
3 10 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (60.00%) Cisco Prime
4 9 (60.00%) VLAN
4 9 (60.00%) CCIE
4 9 (60.00%) DHCP
4 9 (60.00%) Windows
4 9 (60.00%) Office 365
4 9 (60.00%) Windows 10
5 4 (26.67%) Data Centre
5 4 (26.67%) NAS
5 4 (26.67%) Linux
5 4 (26.67%) Apache
5 4 (26.67%) Tomcat
5 4 (26.67%) ADSL
5 4 (26.67%) J2EE
5 4 (26.67%) WebLogic
5 4 (26.67%) ITIL
5 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
5 4 (26.67%) Unix
5 4 (26.67%) VoIP
5 4 (26.67%) WLAN
5 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
5 4 (26.67%) Firewall
5 4 (26.67%) Clustering
5 4 (26.67%) Altiris

Network Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 4 (26.67%) Apache
1 4 (26.67%) Tomcat
1 4 (26.67%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 9 (60.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (86.67%) LAN
1 13 (86.67%) WAN
2 9 (60.00%) DHCP
2 9 (60.00%) VLAN
3 4 (26.67%) ADSL
3 4 (26.67%) DMZ
3 4 (26.67%) Firewall
3 4 (26.67%) MPLS
3 4 (26.67%) NAS
3 4 (26.67%) SAN
3 4 (26.67%) VoIP
3 4 (26.67%) WLAN
4 3 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (6.67%) IPsec
5 1 (6.67%) VPN
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Clustering
1 4 (26.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
1 9 (60.00%) Windows 10
2 4 (26.67%) Linux
2 4 (26.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) ITIL
1 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
1 4 (26.67%) TOGAF
2 3 (20.00%) Migration
2 3 (20.00%) Network Design
2 3 (20.00%) Presales
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) SC Cleared
1 11 (73.33%) Security Cleared
2 10 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (60.00%) CCIE
4 1 (6.67%) CCNA
4 1 (6.67%) CCNP
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (60.00%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (26.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Cisco
2 4 (26.67%) Altiris
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) F5