The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West region that had Network Security Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security Architect
Rank 152 161 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs requiring a Network Security Architect 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.16% 0.024% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.025% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £450 £625 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £506 £475
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +6.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Network Security 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 North West 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
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3035 3937 3053
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.49% 94.03% 94.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1994 2360 1797
Median daily rate £400 £382 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.71% +9.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 189 175
Median hourly rate £19.66 £17.64 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.48% +17.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Network Security Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of IT contracts across the North West region that featured Network Security Architect in the job title.

Network Security Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Network Security Architect
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Network Security Architect Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Network Security Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Security Architect across the North West region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Network Security Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Network Security Architect
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security Architect within the North West region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
Cheshire +18 3 £400 -36.00%
Manchester - 2 £500 -
Network Security Architect
England

Network Security Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, Network Security 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 North West region featuring Network Security Architect in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security
2 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (40.00%) ERP
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) CISSP
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) Mercator
3 1 (20.00%) MPLS
3 1 (20.00%) BGP
3 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) CCNP
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA

Network Security Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) Network Security
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
1 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (20.00%) BGP
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) MPLS
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (20.00%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) BYOD
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) Digital Media
1 1 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (40.00%) ERP
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Load Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CISSP
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
2 1 (20.00%) CCNP
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) F5
2 1 (20.00%) Mercator
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (20.00%) VMware