The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Architect
Rank 210 205 218
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Network Architect 48 23 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.49% 0.27% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.29% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 11 3
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£425 £450 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +21.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £388 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £525 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £449 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-0.27% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £45.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8981 7849 7624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.31% 91.97% 92.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 4988 4174 3698
Average daily rate £375 £360 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 464 442 656
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.25 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.63% -15.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.25 £11.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Network Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Architect in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Network Architect
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Network Architect Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Network Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Architect across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Network Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Network Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Network Architect across the South East region.

Network Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Network Architect
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Architect within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +5 21 £400 -11.11% 1
Hampshire -10 12 £438 +16.66% 1
Buckinghamshire -13 4 £425 -
Surrey -3 3 £375 -25.00% 4
Kent - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
Network Architect
England

Network Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Network Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Network Architect in their job title.

1 38 (52.05%) Security Cleared
2 34 (46.58%) Telecoms
3 31 (42.47%) Cisco
4 28 (38.36%) DV Cleared
5 22 (30.14%) WAN
6 21 (28.77%) LAN
7 17 (23.29%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (21.92%) Network Architecture
8 16 (21.92%) Network Design
9 15 (20.55%) SC Cleared
10 14 (19.18%) Firewall
10 14 (19.18%) F5
11 13 (17.81%) BGP
11 13 (17.81%) Network Planning
12 12 (16.44%) Internet
13 11 (15.07%) MPLS
13 11 (15.07%) CCIE
14 10 (13.70%) Citrix
14 10 (13.70%) Cisco ASA
15 9 (12.33%) Network Security
15 9 (12.33%) VMware
15 9 (12.33%) NetScaler
15 9 (12.33%) Cisco Nexus
16 8 (10.96%) Finance
16 8 (10.96%) OSPF
16 8 (10.96%) Intranet
16 8 (10.96%) CCNP
16 8 (10.96%) TOGAF
16 8 (10.96%) VLAN
17 7 (9.59%) 3G

Network Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Network Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Network Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 4 (5.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 22 (30.14%) WAN
2 21 (28.77%) LAN
3 14 (19.18%) Firewall
4 13 (17.81%) BGP
5 12 (16.44%) Internet
6 11 (15.07%) MPLS
7 10 (13.70%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (12.33%) NetScaler
8 9 (12.33%) Cisco Nexus
8 9 (12.33%) Network Security
9 8 (10.96%) Intranet
9 8 (10.96%) VLAN
9 8 (10.96%) OSPF
10 7 (9.59%) 3G
11 6 (8.22%) EIGRP
12 5 (6.85%) VoIP
13 4 (5.48%) VPN
13 4 (5.48%) TACACS
14 3 (4.11%) DWDM
14 3 (4.11%) Broadband
General
1 34 (46.58%) Telecoms
2 8 (10.96%) Finance
3 5 (6.85%) Manufacturing
3 5 (6.85%) Marketing
4 4 (5.48%) Electronics
5 3 (4.11%) Billing
6 2 (2.74%) Retail
7 1 (1.37%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.74%) CSS
1 2 (2.74%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.48%) DTV
2 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.74%) PKI
2 2 (2.74%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.37%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.37%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.74%) Windows
2 1 (1.37%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (21.92%) Network Design
1 16 (21.92%) Network Architecture
2 13 (17.81%) Network Planning
3 8 (10.96%) TOGAF
4 5 (6.85%) Network Management
5 4 (5.48%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (5.48%) Programme Management
5 4 (5.48%) MODAF
5 4 (5.48%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (4.11%) Project Management
6 3 (4.11%) Load Balancing
7 2 (2.74%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (2.74%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (2.74%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (1.37%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (1.37%) ITIL
8 1 (1.37%) SOA
8 1 (1.37%) E-business
8 1 (1.37%) Information Security Management
8 1 (1.37%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.37%) C
1 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.37%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 38 (52.05%) Security Cleared
2 28 (38.36%) DV Cleared
3 17 (23.29%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (20.55%) SC Cleared
5 11 (15.07%) CCIE
6 8 (10.96%) CCNP
7 4 (5.48%) CCIP
7 4 (5.48%) Degree
8 2 (2.74%) CCNA
9 1 (1.37%) CCDP
9 1 (1.37%) CCDE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.74%) SLA
1 2 (2.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (2.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (5.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.37%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.37%) vSphere
2 1 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.37%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (2.74%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.37%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (1.37%) SCCM
2 1 (1.37%) SCOM
Vendors
1 31 (42.47%) Cisco
2 14 (19.18%) F5
3 10 (13.70%) Citrix
4 9 (12.33%) VMware
5 4 (5.48%) Juniper
5 4 (5.48%) SAP
6 3 (4.11%) Blue Coat
7 2 (2.74%) Avaya
7 2 (2.74%) HP
8 1 (1.37%) Riverbed
8 1 (1.37%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.37%) BMC
8 1 (1.37%) BT
8 1 (1.37%) SevOne
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