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 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 Architect
Rank 197 229 195
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -34
Contract jobs requiring a Network Architect 45 43 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.58% 0.45% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.48% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 30 23
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £412 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £524
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £475 £470
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +1.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - -
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
7228 9049 9230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.61% 94.91% 94.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4209 5243 5063
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £263 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 419 511 507
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.64 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.94% +10.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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 7 December 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 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
Hampshire +21 21 £538 +13.15% 3
Berkshire +12 11 £450 -1.36% 3
Surrey +22 5 £525 +5.00% 2
Buckinghamshire +21 4 - -
East Sussex - 1 - - 1
Middlesex - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Network Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 68 (68.69%) Cisco
2 32 (32.32%) Firewall
2 32 (32.32%) Security Cleared
3 30 (30.30%) Network Security
4 27 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
5 24 (24.24%) Juniper
6 23 (23.23%) Data Centre
7 22 (22.22%) LAN
7 22 (22.22%) WAN
8 21 (21.21%) SC Cleared
9 20 (20.20%) MPLS
10 17 (17.17%) CCIE
11 16 (16.16%) Migration
12 15 (15.15%) Windows
12 15 (15.15%) Microsoft
12 15 (15.15%) Palo Alto
13 14 (14.14%) Linux
13 14 (14.14%) VMware
14 13 (13.13%) Network Design
14 13 (13.13%) F5
15 12 (12.12%) TOGAF
15 12 (12.12%) CCNP
15 12 (12.12%) CheckPoint
16 11 (11.11%) SAN
16 11 (11.11%) Finance
17 10 (10.10%) Telecoms
17 10 (10.10%) Risk Management
17 10 (10.10%) VPN
17 10 (10.10%) Network Architecture
18 9 (9.09%) VoIP

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 7 (7.07%) Apache
2 4 (4.04%) Tomcat
2 4 (4.04%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.03%) CMS
3 3 (3.03%) JBoss
4 1 (1.01%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (3.03%) MS Excel
1 3 (3.03%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.02%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (6.06%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.04%) IaaS
2 3 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.01%) PaaS
3 1 (1.01%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (32.32%) Firewall
2 30 (30.30%) Network Security
3 22 (22.22%) LAN
3 22 (22.22%) WAN
4 20 (20.20%) MPLS
5 11 (11.11%) SAN
6 10 (10.10%) VPN
7 9 (9.09%) VoIP
8 8 (8.08%) BGP
8 8 (8.08%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (5.05%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (5.05%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 5 (5.05%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 5 (5.05%) NAS
9 5 (5.05%) VLAN
9 5 (5.05%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (4.04%) ADSL
10 4 (4.04%) DMZ
10 4 (4.04%) WLAN
11 3 (3.03%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database
1 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (1.01%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (1.01%) ClearCase
General
1 11 (11.11%) Finance
2 10 (10.10%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.02%) Banking
3 2 (2.02%) Billing
3 2 (2.02%) Retail
4 1 (1.01%) Electronics
4 1 (1.01%) Local Government
4 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.01%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.04%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 23 (23.23%) Data Centre
2 7 (7.07%) PKI
3 5 (5.05%) Clustering
4 3 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.03%) Private Cloud
4 3 (3.03%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.02%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.02%) Streaming Video
5 2 (2.02%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.01%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.01%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.01%) YubiKey
Operating Systems
1 15 (15.15%) Windows
2 14 (14.14%) Linux
3 7 (7.07%) Unix
4 6 (6.06%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.02%) Solaris
6 1 (1.01%) Fedora
6 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (16.16%) Migration
2 13 (13.13%) Network Design
3 12 (12.12%) TOGAF
4 10 (10.10%) Network Architecture
4 10 (10.10%) Risk Management
5 7 (7.07%) UML
6 6 (6.06%) Load Balancing
6 6 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (5.05%) Open Source
8 4 (4.04%) High Availability
8 4 (4.04%) ITIL
8 4 (4.04%) Presales
8 4 (4.04%) PRINCE2
8 4 (4.04%) Translating Business Requirements
9 3 (3.03%) Change Control
9 3 (3.03%) Configuration Management
9 3 (3.03%) DevOps
9 3 (3.03%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (3.03%) Security Operations
9 3 (3.03%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 32 (32.32%) Security Cleared
2 27 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (21.21%) SC Cleared
4 17 (17.17%) CCIE
5 12 (12.12%) CCNP
6 7 (7.07%) Degree
6 7 (7.07%) DV Cleared
6 7 (7.07%) MCSE
6 7 (7.07%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (6.06%) CCNA
8 3 (3.03%) CCDP
8 3 (3.03%) JNCIS
9 1 (1.01%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (1.01%) Chartered Engineer
9 1 (1.01%) CISM
9 1 (1.01%) CISSP
9 1 (1.01%) CompTIA Security+
9 1 (1.01%) CRISC
9 1 (1.01%) JNCIA
9 1 (1.01%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.04%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.03%) PA-DSS
3 1 (1.01%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.01%) QA
System Software
1 8 (8.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.05%) Hyper-V
3 4 (4.04%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.02%) VMware ESX
4 2 (2.02%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.02%) vSphere
5 1 (1.01%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (4.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (3.03%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (2.02%) vMotion
4 1 (1.01%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.01%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.01%) Nessus
Vendors
1 68 (68.69%) Cisco
2 24 (24.24%) Juniper
3 15 (15.15%) Microsoft
3 15 (15.15%) Palo Alto
4 14 (14.14%) VMware
5 13 (13.13%) F5
6 12 (12.12%) CheckPoint
7 4 (4.04%) Altiris
7 4 (4.04%) NetApp
7 4 (4.04%) Red Hat
8 3 (3.03%) Gemalto
8 3 (3.03%) HP
8 3 (3.03%) Ipanema Technologies
8 3 (3.03%) Kaspersky
8 3 (3.03%) SolarWinds
8 3 (3.03%) Splunk
9 2 (2.02%) Avaya
9 2 (2.02%) Brocade
9 2 (2.02%) IBM
9 2 (2.02%) Tripwire
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