The table below looks at the statistics for Network Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Architecture over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Architecture
England / South East
Rank 220 213 227
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +14
Contract jobs citing Network Architecture 22 46 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.29% 0.52% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.64% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 22 15
Median daily rate £513 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.88% +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £330 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £526
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £425 £430
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.38 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.07 £18.50 -
% change year-on-year
-34.75% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6147 7133 7722
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.92% 81.18% 79.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3647 4414 4224
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 224 276 255
Median hourly rate £30.00 £45.00 £32.26
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +39.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.87 £60.62 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

Network Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Network Architecture as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Network Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Network Architecture
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 Architecture across the South East region.

Network Architecture Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Network Architecture
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Architecture across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Network Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Network Architecture
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 Architecture across the South East region.

Network Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Network Architecture
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 Architecture within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 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 -3 8 £425 -
Surrey - 7 £550 - 1
Hampshire -2 6 £506 -3.57% 1
Kent - 1 - -
Network Architecture
England

Network Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Network Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for Network Architecture.

1 26 (50.00%) Firewall
2 23 (44.23%) Finance
2 23 (44.23%) Cisco
3 20 (38.46%) Windows
4 19 (36.54%) Telecoms
5 16 (30.77%) PCI DSS
6 14 (26.92%) Juniper
7 12 (23.08%) Degree
8 11 (21.15%) F5
8 11 (21.15%) Change Management
8 11 (21.15%) ITIL
9 10 (19.23%) JBoss
9 10 (19.23%) Apache
9 10 (19.23%) MS Visio
9 10 (19.23%) NetApp
9 10 (19.23%) Red Hat
9 10 (19.23%) 3G
9 10 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (19.23%) Splunk
9 10 (19.23%) Gemalto
9 10 (19.23%) Tripwire
9 10 (19.23%) Network Security
9 10 (19.23%) Kaspersky
10 9 (17.31%) 4G
10 9 (17.31%) Palo Alto
10 9 (17.31%) Security Operations
10 9 (17.31%) CheckPoint
10 9 (17.31%) TCP/IP
11 8 (15.38%) UML
11 8 (15.38%) Microsoft

Network Architecture
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 10 (19.23%) Apache
1 10 (19.23%) JBoss
2 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (5.77%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.77%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.77%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (19.23%) MS Visio
2 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.69%) MS Office
3 2 (3.85%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (50.00%) Firewall
2 10 (19.23%) 3G
2 10 (19.23%) Network Security
3 9 (17.31%) 4G
3 9 (17.31%) TCP/IP
4 7 (13.46%) DNS
4 7 (13.46%) HTTP
5 6 (11.54%) VLAN
6 5 (9.62%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (9.62%) Ethernet
6 5 (9.62%) FTP
6 5 (9.62%) ICMP
6 5 (9.62%) IGMP
6 5 (9.62%) Internet
6 5 (9.62%) MPLS
6 5 (9.62%) SNMP
7 4 (7.69%) BGP
7 4 (7.69%) Frame Relay
7 4 (7.69%) RSVP
7 4 (7.69%) VRRP
General
1 23 (44.23%) Finance
2 19 (36.54%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.77%) Legal
3 3 (5.77%) Marketing
4 2 (3.85%) Banking
4 2 (3.85%) Billing
4 2 (3.85%) Electronics
5 1 (1.92%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (32.69%) Architect
2 12 (23.08%) Network Engineer
3 8 (15.38%) Infrastructure Architect
4 6 (11.54%) Cisco Architect
4 6 (11.54%) Network Security Engineer
4 6 (11.54%) Security Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) Cisco Network Architect
5 5 (9.62%) Network Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (7.69%) Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) Network Architect
7 3 (5.77%) 1st Line Support
7 3 (5.77%) Core Network Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Incident Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) IT Architect
7 3 (5.77%) IT Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Office 365 Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Office 365 Specialist
7 3 (5.77%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.85%) LTE Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Radio Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.46%) Middleware
2 1 (1.92%) RESTful
2 1 (1.92%) SOAP
2 1 (1.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) Computer Science
2 5 (9.62%) IPTV
2 5 (9.62%) Over-the-Top Content
2 5 (9.62%) Video on Demand
3 4 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 4 (7.69%) STB
4 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.77%) Clustering
5 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.85%) PKI
6 1 (1.92%) PMI
6 1 (1.92%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 20 (38.46%) Windows
2 7 (13.46%) Linux
3 4 (7.69%) Android
3 4 (7.69%) Unix
4 3 (5.77%) Windows 10
4 3 (5.77%) Windows 8
4 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (5.77%) Windows XP
5 2 (3.85%) AIX
5 2 (3.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (21.15%) Change Management
1 11 (21.15%) ITIL
2 9 (17.31%) Security Operations
3 8 (15.38%) UML
4 7 (13.46%) DevOps
4 7 (13.46%) Project Management
4 7 (13.46%) Service Management
5 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 4 (7.69%) Migration
5 4 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (5.77%) Incident Management
6 3 (5.77%) Network Optimisation
6 3 (5.77%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (5.77%) Security Monitoring
6 3 (5.77%) SIEM
6 3 (5.77%) Statistics
6 3 (5.77%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.85%) Digital Forensics
7 2 (3.85%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (23.08%) Degree
2 10 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (9.62%) CCIE
3 5 (9.62%) CCNA
3 5 (9.62%) CCSP
4 4 (7.69%) CCIP
4 4 (7.69%) CCNP
4 4 (7.69%) JNCIA
5 2 (3.85%) CISSP
5 2 (3.85%) GCIA
5 2 (3.85%) GCIH
6 1 (1.92%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.92%) HNC
6 1 (1.92%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.92%) PMP
6 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (30.77%) PCI DSS
2 8 (15.38%) PA-DSS
3 6 (11.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (3.85%) COBIT
4 2 (3.85%) COSO
4 2 (3.85%) Government Security Classifications
4 2 (3.85%) SAS 70
4 2 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.77%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.77%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) Nagios
2 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (5.77%) SCCM
3 2 (3.85%) CSIRT
3 2 (3.85%) OpenView
3 2 (3.85%) RSA Security Analytics
4 1 (1.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 23 (44.23%) Cisco
2 14 (26.92%) Juniper
3 11 (21.15%) F5
4 10 (19.23%) Gemalto
4 10 (19.23%) Kaspersky
4 10 (19.23%) NetApp
4 10 (19.23%) Red Hat
4 10 (19.23%) Splunk
4 10 (19.23%) Tripwire
5 9 (17.31%) CheckPoint
5 9 (17.31%) Palo Alto
6 8 (15.38%) Blue Coat
6 8 (15.38%) Microsoft
6 8 (15.38%) TippingPoint
7 6 (11.54%) FireEye
8 4 (7.69%) Huawei
8 4 (7.69%) VMware
9 3 (5.77%) Ericsson
9 3 (5.77%) HP
10 2 (3.85%) Intel Security
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