The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East 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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Architect
Rank 202 229 221
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Network Architect 53 42 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.63% 0.42% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.45% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 25 13
Median daily rate £475 £463 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% -2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £391 £397
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £500 £524
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £475
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 - -
Network 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 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
7858 9402 8618
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.79% 94.73% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4767 5659 4754
Median daily rate £400 £383 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% +9.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 382 440 456
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.25 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +13.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Network Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

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 28 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Architect within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
Berkshire +19 19 £490 +8.88% 2
Hampshire +12 10 £475 -4.52% 2
Surrey - 10 £475 -
Buckinghamshire +14 6 £500 +8.10% 2
Oxfordshire - 3 £525 -
West Sussex - 3 £350 -
Network Architect
England

Network Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 South East region featuring Network Architect in the job title.

1 58 (63.04%) Cisco
2 30 (32.61%) Network Security
3 27 (29.35%) Firewall
4 26 (28.26%) WAN
4 26 (28.26%) LAN
5 24 (26.09%) Data Centre
6 23 (25.00%) Security Cleared
7 22 (23.91%) Cisco Certification
8 19 (20.65%) Migration
9 18 (19.57%) MPLS
9 18 (19.57%) Juniper
9 18 (19.57%) CCIE
9 18 (19.57%) Windows
10 17 (18.48%) Network Design
11 16 (17.39%) SC Cleared
12 14 (15.22%) CheckPoint
13 12 (13.04%) F5
13 12 (13.04%) Cisco Nexus
13 12 (13.04%) Palo Alto
13 12 (13.04%) Degree
13 12 (13.04%) Telecoms
13 12 (13.04%) Finance
13 12 (13.04%) VMware
13 12 (13.04%) Microsoft
14 11 (11.96%) VPN
14 11 (11.96%) Linux
14 11 (11.96%) TOGAF
15 10 (10.87%) Network Architecture
16 9 (9.78%) VoIP
16 9 (9.78%) Unix

Network Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 5 (5.43%) Apache
2 3 (3.26%) CMS
2 3 (3.26%) JBoss
3 2 (2.17%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.17%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.09%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.09%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (3.26%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (6.52%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (3.26%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.61%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.35%) IaaS
2 4 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.09%) PaaS
3 1 (1.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (32.61%) Network Security
2 27 (29.35%) Firewall
3 26 (28.26%) LAN
3 26 (28.26%) WAN
4 18 (19.57%) MPLS
5 12 (13.04%) Cisco Nexus
6 11 (11.96%) VPN
7 9 (9.78%) VoIP
8 5 (5.43%) BGP
8 5 (5.43%) SAN
8 5 (5.43%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (4.35%) IPsec
9 4 (4.35%) Unified Communications
10 3 (3.26%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 3 (3.26%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 3 (3.26%) IP Telephony
10 3 (3.26%) Wireless
10 3 (3.26%) Wireshark
10 3 (3.26%) X.21
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.09%) DB2
General
1 12 (13.04%) Finance
1 12 (13.04%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.26%) Back Office
3 2 (2.17%) Banking
3 2 (2.17%) Retail
4 1 (1.09%) Billing
4 1 (1.09%) Electronics
4 1 (1.09%) Local Government
4 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.09%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.26%) .NET
1 3 (3.26%) HTML
1 3 (3.26%) J2EE
1 3 (3.26%) Web Services
2 1 (1.09%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 24 (26.09%) Data Centre
2 5 (5.43%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.43%) PKI
3 3 (3.26%) LPAR
3 3 (3.26%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.26%) Private Cloud
3 3 (3.26%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.17%) Clustering
4 2 (2.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (2.17%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.17%) Streaming Video
4 2 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.09%) FlexPod
5 1 (1.09%) iSeries
5 1 (1.09%) NHS
5 1 (1.09%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.09%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.09%) YubiKey
Operating Systems
1 18 (19.57%) Windows
2 11 (11.96%) Linux
3 9 (9.78%) Unix
3 9 (9.78%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.09%) Fedora
4 1 (1.09%) Solaris
4 1 (1.09%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (20.65%) Migration
2 17 (18.48%) Network Design
3 11 (11.96%) TOGAF
4 10 (10.87%) Network Architecture
5 7 (7.61%) Load Balancing
5 7 (7.61%) Service Management
5 7 (7.61%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (6.52%) Risk Management
6 6 (6.52%) UML
7 5 (5.43%) Change Management
7 5 (5.43%) Service Delivery
8 4 (4.35%) ITIL
9 3 (3.26%) Change Control
9 3 (3.26%) Configuration Management
9 3 (3.26%) Data Protection
9 3 (3.26%) eTOM
9 3 (3.26%) Problem Management
9 3 (3.26%) Project Planning
9 3 (3.26%) SOA
9 3 (3.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.35%) Java
2 3 (3.26%) C#
2 3 (3.26%) C++
2 3 (3.26%) Perl
2 3 (3.26%) PHP
3 1 (1.09%) Lisp
3 1 (1.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 22 (23.91%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (19.57%) CCIE
4 16 (17.39%) SC Cleared
5 12 (13.04%) Degree
6 8 (8.70%) CCNP
7 7 (7.61%) MCSE
7 7 (7.61%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (5.43%) DV Cleared
9 4 (4.35%) CISSP
10 3 (3.26%) CCNA
11 1 (1.09%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (1.09%) Chartered Engineer
11 1 (1.09%) CISM
11 1 (1.09%) CompTIA Security+
11 1 (1.09%) CRISC
11 1 (1.09%) JNCIA
11 1 (1.09%) JNCIS
11 1 (1.09%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.35%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.26%) PA-DSS
3 2 (2.17%) QA
4 1 (1.09%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.09%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (5.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.26%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.17%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.17%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.09%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.09%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.09%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.09%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (3.26%) SolarWinds Orion
1 3 (3.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (2.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.09%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.09%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (1.09%) Nessus
3 1 (1.09%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 58 (63.04%) Cisco
2 18 (19.57%) Juniper
3 14 (15.22%) CheckPoint
4 12 (13.04%) F5
4 12 (13.04%) Microsoft
4 12 (13.04%) Palo Alto
4 12 (13.04%) VMware
5 8 (8.70%) IBM
6 6 (6.52%) HP
7 4 (4.35%) NetApp
7 4 (4.35%) Red Hat
7 4 (4.35%) SolarWinds
8 3 (3.26%) Aruba
8 3 (3.26%) Brocade
8 3 (3.26%) Fortinet
8 3 (3.26%) Gemalto
8 3 (3.26%) Ipanema Technologies
8 3 (3.26%) Kaspersky
8 3 (3.26%) Oracle
8 3 (3.26%) Splunk
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