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 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security Architect
England / North West
Rank - 155 141
Contract jobs requiring a Network Security Architect 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.054% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.057% 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £600 £438
% change year-on-year
-20.83% +37.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
2491 3537 3103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.79% 94.93% 94.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1555 2113 1701
Median daily rate £375 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 189 198
Median hourly rate £17.50 £27.05 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.30% +42.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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