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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Architect
Rank 211 211 209
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Network Architect 27 24 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.29% 0.29% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.32% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 5
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£450 £450 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £443 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.66% +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
8534 7613 6882
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.42% 91.48% 91.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4596 3962 3299
Average daily rate £375 £363 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +0.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £223 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 406 449 609
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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 -3 8 £425 -5.55% 1
Hampshire -19 5 £438 - 2
Buckinghamshire -7 4 £425 -
Surrey -4 3 £375 -25.00% 1
Kent - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
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England

Network Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 36 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 30 (45.45%) Telecoms
3 29 (43.94%) Cisco
4 28 (42.42%) DV Cleared
5 20 (30.30%) WAN
6 19 (28.79%) LAN
7 18 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (24.24%) Network Architecture
8 16 (24.24%) Network Design
9 14 (21.21%) F5
10 13 (19.70%) Network Planning
10 13 (19.70%) SC Cleared
11 12 (18.18%) Internet
11 12 (18.18%) CCIE
11 12 (18.18%) Firewall
11 12 (18.18%) BGP
12 10 (15.15%) Citrix
12 10 (15.15%) Cisco ASA
13 9 (13.64%) NetScaler
13 9 (13.64%) Cisco Nexus
13 9 (13.64%) MPLS
13 9 (13.64%) VMware
14 8 (12.12%) OSPF
14 8 (12.12%) Intranet
14 8 (12.12%) CCNP
14 8 (12.12%) VLAN
15 7 (10.61%) TOGAF
15 7 (10.61%) Network Security
16 6 (9.09%) Finance
16 6 (9.09%) EIGRP

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 3 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 20 (30.30%) WAN
2 19 (28.79%) LAN
3 12 (18.18%) Internet
3 12 (18.18%) Firewall
3 12 (18.18%) BGP
4 10 (15.15%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (13.64%) NetScaler
5 9 (13.64%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (13.64%) MPLS
6 8 (12.12%) OSPF
6 8 (12.12%) Intranet
6 8 (12.12%) VLAN
7 7 (10.61%) Network Security
8 6 (9.09%) EIGRP
9 5 (7.58%) 3G
9 5 (7.58%) VoIP
10 4 (6.06%) TACACS
11 3 (4.55%) Wireless
11 3 (4.55%) IPsec
11 3 (4.55%) WLAN
General
1 30 (45.45%) Telecoms
2 6 (9.09%) Finance
3 4 (6.06%) Marketing
3 4 (6.06%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.55%) Electronics
4 3 (4.55%) Billing
5 2 (3.03%) Retail
6 1 (1.52%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.03%) CSS
2 1 (1.52%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.55%) DTV
2 2 (3.03%) PKI
2 2 (3.03%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.03%) Windows
2 1 (1.52%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (24.24%) Network Architecture
1 16 (24.24%) Network Design
2 13 (19.70%) Network Planning
3 7 (10.61%) TOGAF
4 5 (7.58%) Network Management
5 4 (6.06%) MODAF
6 3 (4.55%) Programme Management
6 3 (4.55%) Project Management
6 3 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (4.55%) Load Balancing
6 3 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (3.03%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (3.03%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (1.52%) Validation
8 1 (1.52%) Migration
8 1 (1.52%) SOA
8 1 (1.52%) ITIL
8 1 (1.52%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (1.52%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (1.52%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.52%) Bash Shell
1 1 (1.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 36 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 28 (42.42%) DV Cleared
3 18 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (19.70%) SC Cleared
5 12 (18.18%) CCIE
6 8 (12.12%) CCNP
7 4 (6.06%) CCIP
8 3 (4.55%) Degree
9 2 (3.03%) CCDE
9 2 (3.03%) CCNA
10 1 (1.52%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) SLA
1 2 (3.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.52%) ProxySG
2 1 (1.52%) vSphere
2 1 (1.52%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.52%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (1.52%) SCCM
2 1 (1.52%) SCOM
Vendors
1 29 (43.94%) Cisco
2 14 (21.21%) F5
3 10 (15.15%) Citrix
4 9 (13.64%) VMware
5 4 (6.06%) Juniper
6 3 (4.55%) HP
6 3 (4.55%) SAP
6 3 (4.55%) Blue Coat
7 1 (1.52%) BT
7 1 (1.52%) BMC
7 1 (1.52%) Riverbed
7 1 (1.52%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.52%) SevOne
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