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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Architecture
Rank 228 198 217
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +19
Contract jobs citing Network Architecture 37 37 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.38% 0.41% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.56% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 7
Average daily rate
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£350 £450 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £355 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £515 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £438 £310
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +41.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £33.00 £19.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.68% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £19.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+73.68% -15.55%
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
7415 6578 5721
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 75.33% 72.71% 71.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 4123 3588 2901
Average daily rate £395 £383 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 263 272 287
Average hourly rate £33.00 £26.50 £26.98
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.52% -1.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.53 £12.52 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

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 27 March 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Architecture within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Surrey +14 15 - - 2
Berkshire -23 15 £263 -32.25% 3
Hampshire - 5 £450 - 2
Buckinghamshire - 1 - - 3
East Sussex - - - - 1
Kent - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Sussex - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
Network Architecture
England

Network Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 49 (57.65%) Cisco
2 38 (44.71%) Firewall
3 31 (36.47%) Wireshark
4 28 (32.94%) Juniper
5 27 (31.76%) CheckPoint
6 24 (28.24%) ITIL
6 24 (28.24%) Change Management
6 24 (28.24%) Telecoms
6 24 (28.24%) Finance
7 23 (27.06%) Blue Coat
8 22 (25.88%) Load Balancing
9 21 (24.71%) F5
9 21 (24.71%) Cisco Certification
10 20 (23.53%) TippingPoint
11 19 (22.35%) Security Cleared
11 19 (22.35%) Cisco ASA
11 19 (22.35%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 19 (22.35%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 18 (21.18%) SolarWinds
12 18 (21.18%) Tufin
12 18 (21.18%) Service Management
12 18 (21.18%) Management Information System
13 17 (20.00%) CISSP
13 17 (20.00%) Linux
13 17 (20.00%) Network Security
14 16 (18.82%) Windows
14 16 (18.82%) TCP/IP
14 16 (18.82%) DNS
15 14 (16.47%) Bloomberg
15 14 (16.47%) TIBCO

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 5 (5.88%) WebLogic
1 5 (5.88%) Apache
1 5 (5.88%) GlassFish
2 2 (2.35%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.35%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (3.53%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.35%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 14 (16.47%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.18%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (44.71%) Firewall
2 31 (36.47%) Wireshark
3 19 (22.35%) Cisco ASA
3 19 (22.35%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 19 (22.35%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 17 (20.00%) Network Security
5 16 (18.82%) TCP/IP
5 16 (18.82%) DNS
6 14 (16.47%) DHCP
6 14 (16.47%) Multicast
7 11 (12.94%) Wireless
8 10 (11.76%) 3G
9 8 (9.41%) WAN
9 8 (9.41%) LAN
10 7 (8.24%) VPN
10 7 (8.24%) 4G
11 6 (7.06%) Radio Access Network
11 6 (7.06%) Cisco Nexus
11 6 (7.06%) OSPF
11 6 (7.06%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.06%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (7.06%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (3.53%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.35%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (2.35%) Oracle Database
General
1 24 (28.24%) Telecoms
1 24 (28.24%) Finance
2 3 (3.53%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.18%) Legal
3 1 (1.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (28.24%) Consultant
2 20 (23.53%) Architect
3 18 (21.18%) Network Consultant
4 12 (14.12%) Network Engineer
5 11 (12.94%) Security Consultant
5 11 (12.94%) Network Architect
6 10 (11.76%) Network Security Consultant
6 10 (11.76%) Firewall Consultant
7 7 (8.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (7.06%) Test Engineer
9 5 (5.88%) Analyst
10 4 (4.71%) Senior Network Engineer
10 4 (4.71%) Design Engineer
10 4 (4.71%) Transition Manager
11 3 (3.53%) Security Engineer
11 3 (3.53%) Wireless Engineer
11 3 (3.53%) Network Design Engineer
11 3 (3.53%) Senior Network Design Engineer
11 3 (3.53%) Network Designer
11 3 (3.53%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (16.47%) Rendezvous
2 5 (5.88%) J2EE
3 2 (2.35%) .NET
3 2 (2.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (21.18%) Management Information System
2 12 (14.12%) PKI
3 4 (4.71%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.35%) AVVID
4 2 (2.35%) Reference Data
4 2 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.18%) Machine to Machine
5 1 (1.18%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.18%) CMDB
5 1 (1.18%) Economics
5 1 (1.18%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 17 (20.00%) Linux
2 16 (18.82%) Windows
3 3 (3.53%) CentOS
3 3 (3.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.35%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 2 (2.35%) AIX
4 2 (2.35%) Solaris
4 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (28.24%) ITIL
1 24 (28.24%) Change Management
2 22 (25.88%) Load Balancing
3 18 (21.18%) Service Management
4 13 (15.29%) Network Design
5 12 (14.12%) Network Monitoring
6 9 (10.59%) Project Management
7 8 (9.41%) Analytics
8 7 (8.24%) Network Planning
9 6 (7.06%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (7.06%) Risk Analysis
10 5 (5.88%) Risk Management
11 4 (4.71%) Information Security
11 4 (4.71%) Network Management
11 4 (4.71%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (4.71%) Performance Monitoring
12 3 (3.53%) SIEM
12 3 (3.53%) Cyber Security
12 3 (3.53%) Release Management
12 3 (3.53%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (11.76%) PowerShell
1 10 (11.76%) Bash Shell
2 9 (10.59%) SQL
3 7 (8.24%) Python
3 7 (8.24%) Perl
4 6 (7.06%) Java
5 1 (1.18%) C
5 1 (1.18%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (24.71%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (22.35%) Security Cleared
3 17 (20.00%) CISSP
4 12 (14.12%) DV Cleared
5 10 (11.76%) CCNA
6 7 (8.24%) CCNP
6 7 (8.24%) SC Cleared
7 6 (7.06%) Degree
7 6 (7.06%) CCIE
8 2 (2.35%) GCIA
8 2 (2.35%) GCIH
8 2 (2.35%) CCDE
9 1 (1.18%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.53%) SLA
2 2 (2.35%) COBIT
2 2 (2.35%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.35%) COSO
3 1 (1.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (8.24%) vSphere
1 7 (8.24%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (11.76%) FortiGate
2 6 (7.06%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 49 (57.65%) Cisco
2 28 (32.94%) Juniper
3 27 (31.76%) CheckPoint
4 23 (27.06%) Blue Coat
5 21 (24.71%) F5
6 20 (23.53%) TippingPoint
7 18 (21.18%) SolarWinds
7 18 (21.18%) Tufin
8 14 (16.47%) LogLogic
8 14 (16.47%) Tradeweb
8 14 (16.47%) NetScout
8 14 (16.47%) TIBCO
8 14 (16.47%) Bloomberg
8 14 (16.47%) Radianz
9 7 (8.24%) VMware
10 6 (7.06%) Nokia
10 6 (7.06%) Business Objects
10 6 (7.06%) Greenplum
11 4 (4.71%) Infoblox
11 4 (4.71%) Citrix
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