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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Architecture over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Architecture
Rank 212 226 212
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -14
Contract jobs citing Network Architecture 60 42 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.62% 0.42% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 0.54% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 10 8
Average daily rate £450 £163 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+176.92% -63.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £150 £384
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £401 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £340 £450
% change year-on-year
+32.35% -24.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 1
Average hourly rate £47.83 £33.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.93% +153.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.42 £33.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+37.62% +153.84%
Network Architecture
England

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
7674 7761 6992
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 79.44% 77.77% 74.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 4742 4367 3891
Average daily rate £400 £395 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 247 282 274
Average hourly rate £37.00 £32.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.11 £12.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.75 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+22.95% -3.17%

Network Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Architecture across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 April 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Architecture across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Network Architecture Hourly Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Architecture within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +9 28 £450 +200.00% 2
Hampshire +20 20 £525 +50.00% 1
Buckinghamshire - 7 - - 1
West Sussex - 4 £450 -
Network Architecture
England

Network Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Network Architecture also 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 that cited Network Architecture.

1 34 (35.79%) Windows
2 32 (33.68%) Cisco
3 30 (31.58%) Firewall
4 26 (27.37%) Telecoms
4 26 (27.37%) PKI
5 24 (25.26%) Microsoft
6 22 (23.16%) Cisco Certification
7 21 (22.11%) Intrusion Detection
8 19 (20.00%) CISSP
9 18 (18.95%) Internet
9 18 (18.95%) Security Management
9 18 (18.95%) Wireless
9 18 (18.95%) Degree
9 18 (18.95%) Windows Server
10 16 (16.84%) 3G
11 15 (15.79%) ISA Server
11 15 (15.79%) WSUS
11 15 (15.79%) Wireless Security
11 15 (15.79%) UAG
11 15 (15.79%) Data Centre
12 14 (14.74%) SC Cleared
12 14 (14.74%) Security Cleared
12 14 (14.74%) WAN
12 14 (14.74%) Identity Management
12 14 (14.74%) Information Security
13 13 (13.68%) CCIE
13 13 (13.68%) 4G
14 12 (12.63%) SIEM
14 12 (12.63%) LTE
14 12 (12.63%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Network Architecture also 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 that cited Network Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.05%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (7.37%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.32%) MS Project
3 3 (3.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Traffica
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.05%) IBM PureFlex
1 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (31.58%) Firewall
2 21 (22.11%) Intrusion Detection
3 18 (18.95%) Internet
3 18 (18.95%) Wireless
4 16 (16.84%) 3G
5 15 (15.79%) Wireless Security
6 14 (14.74%) WAN
7 13 (13.68%) 4G
8 12 (12.63%) LTE
9 10 (10.53%) HTTP
10 9 (9.47%) Network Security
11 8 (8.42%) 2G
12 7 (7.37%) BGP
12 7 (7.37%) LAN
12 7 (7.37%) MPLS
13 6 (6.32%) SSH
13 6 (6.32%) SSL
13 6 (6.32%) VPN
14 5 (5.26%) DNS
14 5 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.16%) Oracle Database
1 3 (3.16%) Oracle Reports
General
1 26 (27.37%) Telecoms
2 12 (12.63%) Finance
3 5 (5.26%) Banking
4 2 (2.11%) Billing
4 2 (2.11%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.05%) Legal
5 1 (1.05%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 33 (34.74%) Architect
2 16 (16.84%) Consultant
2 16 (16.84%) Network Engineer
3 14 (14.74%) Network Architect
4 13 (13.68%) Security Consultant
5 9 (9.47%) Principal Architect
5 9 (9.47%) Security Architect
6 8 (8.42%) CISSP Architect
6 8 (8.42%) Security Engineer
7 7 (7.37%) Analyst
7 7 (7.37%) CISSP Consultant
7 7 (7.37%) Field Engineer
8 6 (6.32%) Data Engineer
8 6 (6.32%) Project Manager
8 6 (6.32%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (4.21%) CLAS Architect
9 4 (4.21%) IT Engineer
9 4 (4.21%) Mobile Architect
9 4 (4.21%) Mobile Solutions Architect
9 4 (4.21%) Principal Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.21%) Middleware
2 1 (1.05%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (27.37%) PKI
2 15 (15.79%) Data Centre
3 9 (9.47%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (7.37%) CESG
5 5 (5.26%) CESG CLAS
6 3 (3.16%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.16%) User Experience
7 2 (2.11%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.05%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.05%) DTV
8 1 (1.05%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.05%) FlexPod
8 1 (1.05%) IPTV
8 1 (1.05%) NHS
8 1 (1.05%) Over-the-Top Content
8 1 (1.05%) VCE vBlock
8 1 (1.05%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 34 (35.79%) Windows
2 18 (18.95%) Windows Server
3 11 (11.58%) Unix
4 9 (9.47%) Linux
5 6 (6.32%) AIX
5 6 (6.32%) Solaris
6 3 (3.16%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (3.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (18.95%) Security Management
2 14 (14.74%) Identity Management
2 14 (14.74%) Information Security
3 12 (12.63%) SIEM
4 9 (9.47%) Service Management
5 8 (8.42%) Change Management
5 8 (8.42%) Information Assurance
6 7 (7.37%) Migration
6 7 (7.37%) Project Management
7 6 (6.32%) Analytics
7 6 (6.32%) Cybersecurity
7 6 (6.32%) Digital Forensics
7 6 (6.32%) Document Management
7 6 (6.32%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (6.32%) Service Delivery
8 5 (5.26%) Configuration Management
8 5 (5.26%) Network Management
8 5 (5.26%) Programme Management
8 5 (5.26%) TOGAF
8 5 (5.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.11%) SQL
2 1 (1.05%) C
2 1 (1.05%) C++
2 1 (1.05%) Java
2 1 (1.05%) Perl
2 1 (1.05%) Python
2 1 (1.05%) Ruby
2 1 (1.05%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (23.16%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (20.00%) CISSP
3 18 (18.95%) Degree
4 14 (14.74%) SC Cleared
4 14 (14.74%) Security Cleared
5 13 (13.68%) CCIE
6 9 (9.47%) CCNA
7 8 (8.42%) MCSE
7 8 (8.42%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (7.37%) CESG Certified Professional
9 5 (5.26%) CISM
9 5 (5.26%) CLAS
9 5 (5.26%) DV Cleared
9 5 (5.26%) GCIA
9 5 (5.26%) GCIH
9 5 (5.26%) MCP
10 3 (3.16%) Chartered Engineer
11 2 (2.11%) PMI Certification
11 2 (2.11%) PMP
12 1 (1.05%) Cyber Scheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.37%) SLA
2 5 (5.26%) PCI DSS
3 4 (4.21%) COBIT
3 4 (4.21%) COSO
3 4 (4.21%) SAS 70
4 1 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (15.79%) ISA Server
1 15 (15.79%) UAG
2 7 (7.37%) Active Directory
3 5 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (4.21%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (2.11%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (2.11%) Terminal Services
5 2 (2.11%) XenServer
6 1 (1.05%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.05%) vCloud
6 1 (1.05%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (15.79%) WSUS
2 6 (6.32%) RSA Security Analytics
3 4 (4.21%) OPNET
4 1 (1.05%) NSN NetAct
4 1 (1.05%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 32 (33.68%) Cisco
2 24 (25.26%) Microsoft
3 10 (10.53%) Juniper
4 9 (9.47%) Riverbed
5 8 (8.42%) Oracle
5 8 (8.42%) SolarWinds
6 7 (7.37%) Citrix
6 7 (7.37%) HP
6 7 (7.37%) VMware
7 5 (5.26%) CheckPoint
7 5 (5.26%) Huawei
8 4 (4.21%) 3Com
8 4 (4.21%) Intel Security
8 4 (4.21%) Palo Alto
9 3 (3.16%) Blue Coat
9 3 (3.16%) Meraki
9 3 (3.16%) Nokia
10 2 (2.11%) NetWitness
11 1 (1.05%) Fortinet
11 1 (1.05%) Virgin Media
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