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 28 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Architect
Rank 60 70 70
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Contract jobs requiring a Network Architect 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.45% 0.24% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.25% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £525 - £363
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
Buckinghamshire

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
650 797 849
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 96.73% 97.08% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 441 509
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 21 46
Median hourly rate £12.00 £16.14 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.65% +29.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.04 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £40.00 £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 28 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Network Architect in the job title.

1 6 (54.55%) Network Design
2 5 (45.45%) MPLS
2 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (45.45%) Java
3 4 (36.36%) VPN
3 4 (36.36%) WAN
3 4 (36.36%) J2EE
3 4 (36.36%) DB2
3 4 (36.36%) Servlets
3 4 (36.36%) ITIL
3 4 (36.36%) LAN
3 4 (36.36%) SDH
3 4 (36.36%) IBM
3 4 (36.36%) eTOM
3 4 (36.36%) WebSphere
3 4 (36.36%) Change Management
3 4 (36.36%) WEP
3 4 (36.36%) Asset Management
3 4 (36.36%) TOGAF
3 4 (36.36%) IT Asset Management
4 3 (27.27%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (27.27%) Frame Relay
4 3 (27.27%) SLA
4 3 (27.27%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (27.27%) xDSL
4 3 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (27.27%) CCIE
4 3 (27.27%) Juniper

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 (36.36%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) MPLS
2 4 (36.36%) LAN
2 4 (36.36%) SDH
2 4 (36.36%) VPN
2 4 (36.36%) WAN
2 4 (36.36%) WEP
3 3 (27.27%) ATM
3 3 (27.27%) DWDM
3 3 (27.27%) Frame Relay
3 3 (27.27%) VoIP
3 3 (27.27%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (27.27%) WLAN
3 3 (27.27%) xDSL
4 2 (18.18%) BGP
5 1 (9.09%) DHCP
5 1 (9.09%) DNS
5 1 (9.09%) EIGRP
5 1 (9.09%) OSPF
5 1 (9.09%) TACACS
5 1 (9.09%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) DB2
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) J2EE
1 4 (36.36%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
1 1 (9.09%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Network Design
2 4 (36.36%) Asset Management
2 4 (36.36%) Change Management
2 4 (36.36%) eTOM
2 4 (36.36%) IT Asset Management
2 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) TOGAF
3 3 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (27.27%) Service Management
3 3 (27.27%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
4 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
5 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
5 1 (9.09%) Network Management
5 1 (9.09%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 3 (27.27%) CCIE
3 2 (18.18%) CCNP
4 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Amdocs OSS
2 1 (9.09%) AirWatch
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco
2 4 (36.36%) IBM
3 3 (27.27%) Juniper
4 2 (18.18%) Amdocs
4 2 (18.18%) Avaya
4 2 (18.18%) Cramer
4 2 (18.18%) Huawei
5 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds
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