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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Architect
Rank 206 221 229
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Network Architect 64 46 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.66% 0.46% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.49% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 27 15
Median daily rate £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £398 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £508 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £448 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-0.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £42.00 £31.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £31.50 -
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -
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
9170 9361 8882
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 95.26% 94.33% 93.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5549 5142 4874
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 £225 £235 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £501 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 379 452 487
Median hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.85 £50.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.28 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -

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 3 May 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Architect across the South East region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Network Architect Hourly Rate Histogram 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 3 May 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 +20 27 £500 +14.28%
Berkshire -2 18 £491 +23.58%
Buckinghamshire +20 10 £445 +4.70%
Oxfordshire +5 4 £650 +30.00%
M4 Corridor - 1 - -
Network Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 78 (61.90%) Cisco
2 49 (38.89%) Security Cleared
3 47 (37.30%) Juniper
4 30 (23.81%) DV Cleared
5 27 (21.43%) Firewall
5 27 (21.43%) Migration
6 24 (19.05%) SC Cleared
7 23 (18.25%) Network Security
7 23 (18.25%) Telecoms
7 23 (18.25%) Cisco Certification
8 22 (17.46%) LAN
9 21 (16.67%) VMware
10 19 (15.08%) Network Design
11 18 (14.29%) Linux
11 18 (14.29%) Degree
12 17 (13.49%) WAN
12 17 (13.49%) CCIE
13 16 (12.70%) Data Centre
13 16 (12.70%) VMware Infrastructure
14 15 (11.90%) Microsoft
15 14 (11.11%) EMC
15 14 (11.11%) Service Management
15 14 (11.11%) Network Architecture
16 13 (10.32%) Hyper-V
16 13 (10.32%) Risk Management
16 13 (10.32%) CheckPoint
17 12 (9.52%) MPLS
17 12 (9.52%) Open Source
18 11 (8.73%) Technical Architecture
18 11 (8.73%) DNS

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 (3.97%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.38%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.97%) IaaS
3 3 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.38%) PaaS
4 1 (0.79%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 27 (21.43%) Firewall
2 23 (18.25%) Network Security
3 22 (17.46%) LAN
4 17 (13.49%) WAN
5 12 (9.52%) MPLS
6 11 (8.73%) DNS
7 10 (7.94%) 3G
7 10 (7.94%) Cisco Nexus
8 9 (7.14%) VPN
9 8 (6.35%) Internet
10 7 (5.56%) VLAN
11 6 (4.76%) IPsec
11 6 (4.76%) MVNO
11 6 (4.76%) SAN
11 6 (4.76%) Wireless
12 5 (3.97%) BGP
12 5 (3.97%) DMZ
12 5 (3.97%) OSPF
12 5 (3.97%) WEP
12 5 (3.97%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.17%) DB2
2 1 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.79%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (0.79%) StarTeam
General
1 23 (18.25%) Telecoms
2 9 (7.14%) Finance
3 4 (3.17%) Billing
4 3 (2.38%) Back Office
4 3 (2.38%) Military
5 1 (0.79%) Banking
5 1 (0.79%) Local Government
5 1 (0.79%) Marketing
5 1 (0.79%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.17%) J2EE
1 4 (3.17%) Servlets
2 3 (2.38%) .NET
2 3 (2.38%) HTML
2 3 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.70%) Data Centre
2 7 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.59%) LPAR
5 1 (0.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (0.79%) FlexPod
5 1 (0.79%) NHS
5 1 (0.79%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 18 (14.29%) Linux
2 6 (4.76%) Unix
3 3 (2.38%) Windows
3 3 (2.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (21.43%) Migration
2 19 (15.08%) Network Design
3 14 (11.11%) Network Architecture
3 14 (11.11%) Service Management
4 13 (10.32%) Risk Management
5 12 (9.52%) Open Source
6 11 (8.73%) Technical Architecture
7 10 (7.94%) TOGAF
8 8 (6.35%) Change Management
9 6 (4.76%) eTOM
9 6 (4.76%) ITIL
10 5 (3.97%) Cybersecurity
10 5 (3.97%) Load Balancing
10 5 (3.97%) Project Management
10 5 (3.97%) Requirements Management
10 5 (3.97%) Server Virtualisation
11 4 (3.17%) Asset Management
11 4 (3.17%) Data Security
11 4 (3.17%) Network Planning
11 4 (3.17%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.35%) Java
2 3 (2.38%) C#
2 3 (2.38%) C++
2 3 (2.38%) Perl
2 3 (2.38%) PHP
3 2 (1.59%) SQL
4 1 (0.79%) C
4 1 (0.79%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 49 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 30 (23.81%) DV Cleared
3 24 (19.05%) SC Cleared
4 23 (18.25%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (14.29%) Degree
6 17 (13.49%) CCIE
7 9 (7.14%) CCNP
8 4 (3.17%) CCNA
9 3 (2.38%) ISEB
10 2 (1.59%) CCDP
11 1 (0.79%) Chartered Engineer
11 1 (0.79%) CWNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.59%) QA
1 2 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (12.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (10.32%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.79%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.79%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.79%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.79%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (3.97%) FortiGate
2 3 (2.38%) SCVMM
3 2 (1.59%) Amdocs OSS
3 2 (1.59%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (1.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.79%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (0.79%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 78 (61.90%) Cisco
2 47 (37.30%) Juniper
3 21 (16.67%) VMware
4 15 (11.90%) Microsoft
5 14 (11.11%) EMC
6 13 (10.32%) CheckPoint
7 10 (7.94%) Fortinet
7 10 (7.94%) SolarWinds
8 9 (7.14%) NetApp
9 8 (6.35%) HP
9 8 (6.35%) IBM
10 6 (4.76%) Citrix
11 5 (3.97%) Brocade
12 4 (3.17%) F5
13 3 (2.38%) BMC
13 3 (2.38%) Oracle
13 3 (2.38%) Riverbed
14 2 (1.59%) Avaya
14 2 (1.59%) Cramer
14 2 (1.59%) Symantec