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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Architect
Rank 212 220 226
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Network Architect 49 48 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.57% 0.49% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.51% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 28 19
Median daily rate £515 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £396 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £484 £456 £475
% change year-on-year
+6.02% -3.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £48.50 -
% change year-on-year
-37.62% -
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
8076 9335 8775
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.97% 95.00% 94.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 4886 5595 4855
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 £250 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 359 438 434
Median hourly rate £21.50 £17.25 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.65% +4.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

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 August 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 August 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 +23 19 £515 +14.44%
Hampshire +8 10 £513 +3.01% 4
Surrey - 6 £463 - 1
Buckinghamshire -3 5 £513 +10.81% 1
Oxfordshire +7 3 £525 +5.00%
West Sussex - 3 £350 - 1
East Sussex - 1 £475 -
Network Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 60 (57.14%) Cisco
2 31 (29.52%) Security Cleared
3 27 (25.71%) Network Security
4 26 (24.76%) WAN
4 26 (24.76%) Juniper
4 26 (24.76%) LAN
4 26 (24.76%) Firewall
5 25 (23.81%) Migration
5 25 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
6 22 (20.95%) Network Design
7 21 (20.00%) Data Centre
8 18 (17.14%) CCIE
9 16 (15.24%) Telecoms
9 16 (15.24%) Degree
10 15 (14.29%) SC Cleared
11 14 (13.33%) DV Cleared
11 14 (13.33%) Network Architecture
11 14 (13.33%) TOGAF
11 14 (13.33%) MPLS
11 14 (13.33%) CheckPoint
12 13 (12.38%) Microsoft
12 13 (12.38%) Windows
13 12 (11.43%) Finance
13 12 (11.43%) VPN
14 11 (10.48%) Cisco Nexus
14 11 (10.48%) Linux
14 11 (10.48%) Service Management
15 9 (8.57%) VoIP
15 9 (8.57%) Load Balancing
15 9 (8.57%) Palo Alto

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 3 (2.86%) Apache
2 2 (1.90%) CMS
2 2 (1.90%) JBoss
2 2 (1.90%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.95%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.95%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.95%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (1.90%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.86%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.90%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.86%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (25.71%) Network Security
2 26 (24.76%) Firewall
2 26 (24.76%) LAN
2 26 (24.76%) WAN
3 14 (13.33%) MPLS
4 12 (11.43%) VPN
5 11 (10.48%) Cisco Nexus
6 9 (8.57%) VoIP
7 7 (6.67%) 3G
7 7 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (4.76%) SDH
9 4 (3.81%) Internet
9 4 (3.81%) WLAN
10 3 (2.86%) BGP
10 3 (2.86%) Frame Relay
10 3 (2.86%) IP Telephony
10 3 (2.86%) IPsec
10 3 (2.86%) Radio Access Network
10 3 (2.86%) Wireless
10 3 (2.86%) X.21
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.90%) DB2
2 1 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.95%) GIS
General
1 16 (15.24%) Telecoms
2 12 (11.43%) Finance
3 3 (2.86%) Back Office
4 2 (1.90%) Banking
4 2 (1.90%) Billing
4 2 (1.90%) Local Government
4 2 (1.90%) Marketing
5 1 (0.95%) Electronics
5 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.95%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.86%) .NET
1 3 (2.86%) HTML
1 3 (2.86%) J2EE
1 3 (2.86%) Web Services
2 2 (1.90%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 21 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (5.71%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.86%) LPAR
3 3 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.86%) PKI
3 3 (2.86%) Private Cloud
3 3 (2.86%) Public Cloud
4 2 (1.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (1.90%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.90%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.95%) Clustering
5 1 (0.95%) FlexPod
5 1 (0.95%) iSeries
5 1 (0.95%) NHS
5 1 (0.95%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.95%) Streaming Video
5 1 (0.95%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.95%) YubiKey
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.38%) Windows
2 11 (10.48%) Linux
3 8 (7.62%) Unix
4 5 (4.76%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.95%) Fedora
5 1 (0.95%) Solaris
5 1 (0.95%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (23.81%) Migration
2 22 (20.95%) Network Design
3 14 (13.33%) Network Architecture
3 14 (13.33%) TOGAF
4 11 (10.48%) Service Management
5 9 (8.57%) Load Balancing
6 6 (5.71%) Change Management
6 6 (5.71%) Risk Management
7 5 (4.76%) eTOM
7 5 (4.76%) ITIL
7 5 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (4.76%) UML
8 4 (3.81%) Business Development
8 4 (3.81%) Capacity Management
8 4 (3.81%) Data Protection
8 4 (3.81%) High Availability
8 4 (3.81%) Open Source
8 4 (3.81%) Service Delivery
9 3 (2.86%) Problem Management
9 3 (2.86%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.71%) Java
2 3 (2.86%) C#
2 3 (2.86%) C++
2 3 (2.86%) Perl
2 3 (2.86%) PHP
3 2 (1.90%) SQL
4 1 (0.95%) Lisp
4 1 (0.95%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (29.52%) Security Cleared
2 25 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (17.14%) CCIE
4 16 (15.24%) Degree
5 15 (14.29%) SC Cleared
6 14 (13.33%) DV Cleared
7 7 (6.67%) CCNP
8 5 (4.76%) CCNA
9 4 (3.81%) CISSP
10 3 (2.86%) MCSE
10 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (1.90%) CCDP
11 2 (1.90%) Chartered Engineer
12 1 (0.95%) BPSS Clearance
12 1 (0.95%) CISM
12 1 (0.95%) CompTIA Security+
12 1 (0.95%) CRISC
12 1 (0.95%) JNCIA
12 1 (0.95%) JNCIS
12 1 (0.95%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.86%) PCI DSS
1 3 (2.86%) SLA
2 2 (1.90%) PA-DSS
2 2 (1.90%) QA
3 1 (0.95%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.81%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.90%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.95%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.95%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.95%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.95%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (2.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (1.90%) Amdocs OSS
2 2 (1.90%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.95%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.95%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.95%) Nessus
3 1 (0.95%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.95%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 60 (57.14%) Cisco
2 26 (24.76%) Juniper
3 14 (13.33%) CheckPoint
4 13 (12.38%) Microsoft
5 9 (8.57%) Palo Alto
6 8 (7.62%) IBM
6 8 (7.62%) VMware
7 7 (6.67%) F5
7 7 (6.67%) HP
8 5 (4.76%) Brocade
9 3 (2.86%) Aruba
9 3 (2.86%) Fortinet
9 3 (2.86%) NetApp
9 3 (2.86%) Oracle
9 3 (2.86%) Red Hat
9 3 (2.86%) Riverbed
9 3 (2.86%) SolarWinds
10 2 (1.90%) Amdocs
10 2 (1.90%) Citrix
10 2 (1.90%) EMC
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