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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Architecture
Rank 204 209 195
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -14
Contract jobs citing Network Architecture 53 28 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.53% 0.33% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 0.46% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 12 5
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£450 £475 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £426 £352
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £539 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £434 £425 £340
% change year-on-year
+2.05% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £13.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -71.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £13.00 £114.00
% change year-on-year
- -88.59%
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
7239 6065 5843
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 73.02% 71.15% 69.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 4100 3254 2911
Average daily rate £378 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 254 237 356
Average hourly rate £21.58 £22.41 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -10.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.30 £44.55 £43.28
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 20 £450 -12.19%
Hampshire -7 15 £400 -15.78% 1
Berkshire -6 10 £419 -4.28% 4
Buckinghamshire - 6 - - 1
East Sussex -1 1 - -
Kent - 1 £500 -
Middlesex - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
Network Architecture
England

Network Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (43.75%) Cisco
2 43 (38.39%) Telecoms
3 41 (36.61%) Firewall
4 39 (34.82%) Cisco Certification
5 36 (32.14%) Security Cleared
6 32 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
7 30 (26.79%) Juniper
8 23 (20.54%) DV Cleared
9 22 (19.64%) Linux
10 21 (18.75%) Windows
10 21 (18.75%) VPN
10 21 (18.75%) Network Design
11 19 (16.96%) Load Balancing
11 19 (16.96%) CheckPoint
11 19 (16.96%) 3G
12 18 (16.07%) Nokia
12 18 (16.07%) CCNA
12 18 (16.07%) LTE
13 17 (15.18%) Wireshark
13 17 (15.18%) VoIP
13 17 (15.18%) MPLS
14 16 (14.29%) CCNP
14 16 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
15 15 (13.39%) WAN
16 14 (12.50%) LAN
16 14 (12.50%) Huawei
16 14 (12.50%) PKI
16 14 (12.50%) PowerShell
16 14 (12.50%) Bash Shell
16 14 (12.50%) FortiGate

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (4.46%) GlassFish
1 5 (4.46%) WebLogic
1 5 (4.46%) Apache
2 2 (1.79%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.79%) IIS
3 1 (0.89%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (4.46%) MS PowerPoint
1 5 (4.46%) MS Office
1 5 (4.46%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.89%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (5.36%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (5.36%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.89%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (36.61%) Firewall
2 32 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
3 21 (18.75%) VPN
4 19 (16.96%) 3G
5 18 (16.07%) LTE
6 17 (15.18%) Wireshark
6 17 (15.18%) VoIP
6 17 (15.18%) MPLS
7 15 (13.39%) WAN
8 14 (12.50%) LAN
9 12 (10.71%) BGP
9 12 (10.71%) IPsec
9 12 (10.71%) 4G
10 11 (9.82%) OSPF
10 11 (9.82%) UMTS
11 9 (8.04%) Cisco Nexus
12 8 (7.14%) DNS
12 8 (7.14%) Ethernet
12 8 (7.14%) SNMP
12 8 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.46%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (4.46%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (2.68%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.79%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.89%) MongoDB
General
1 43 (38.39%) Telecoms
2 12 (10.71%) Finance
3 3 (2.68%) Marketing
4 1 (0.89%) Legal
4 1 (0.89%) Advertising
4 1 (0.89%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 39 (34.82%) Architect
2 18 (16.07%) Network Architect
3 16 (14.29%) Network Engineer
4 14 (12.50%) Consultant
4 14 (12.50%) Design Engineer
5 10 (8.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (6.25%) Technical Architect
7 6 (5.36%) Network Consultant
7 6 (5.36%) Senior Network Engineer
8 5 (4.46%) IP Engineer
8 5 (4.46%) Project Manager
8 5 (4.46%) Security Consultant
8 5 (4.46%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (3.57%) Analyst
9 4 (3.57%) Graduate
9 4 (3.57%) Network Security Consultant
9 4 (3.57%) Network Design Engineer
10 3 (2.68%) Senior Network Design Engineer
10 3 (2.68%) Firewall Consultant
10 3 (2.68%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.36%) WebCenter
2 5 (4.46%) J2EE
3 2 (1.79%) .NET
4 1 (0.89%) JSON
4 1 (0.89%) REST
4 1 (0.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.50%) PKI
2 4 (3.57%) Client/Server
3 3 (2.68%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.79%) AVVID
4 2 (1.79%) Reference Data
4 2 (1.79%) Blog
4 2 (1.79%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.89%) CMDB
5 1 (0.89%) Economics
5 1 (0.89%) Learning Management System
5 1 (0.89%) Machine to Machine
5 1 (0.89%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 22 (19.64%) Linux
2 21 (18.75%) Windows
3 8 (7.14%) CentOS
3 8 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (4.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.79%) SUSE
5 2 (1.79%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (18.75%) Network Design
2 19 (16.96%) Load Balancing
3 16 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
4 13 (11.61%) Project Management
5 12 (10.71%) Change Management
6 11 (9.82%) Network Management
6 11 (9.82%) Network Planning
7 8 (7.14%) SOA
8 7 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (5.36%) Migration
9 6 (5.36%) ITIL
9 6 (5.36%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (4.46%) Software Engineering
10 5 (4.46%) Software Architecture
10 5 (4.46%) Analytics
10 5 (4.46%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (4.46%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (3.57%) Validation
11 4 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (3.57%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 14 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 11 (9.82%) SQL
3 6 (5.36%) Python
3 6 (5.36%) Java
3 6 (5.36%) Perl
4 5 (4.46%) C
5 1 (0.89%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 39 (34.82%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (32.14%) Security Cleared
3 23 (20.54%) DV Cleared
4 18 (16.07%) CCNA
5 16 (14.29%) CCNP
6 13 (11.61%) SC Cleared
6 13 (11.61%) CCIE
7 11 (9.82%) Degree
8 2 (1.79%) CCDA
8 2 (1.79%) JNCIA
8 2 (1.79%) JNCIS
8 2 (1.79%) JNCIP
9 1 (0.89%) CCDE
9 1 (0.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.89%) CCDP
9 1 (0.89%) CCSP
9 1 (0.89%) ISEB
9 1 (0.89%) CISSP
9 1 (0.89%) Check Point Certification
9 1 (0.89%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.71%) SLA
2 1 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.89%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (8.93%) VMware ESXi
2 8 (7.14%) vSphere
3 5 (4.46%) Active Directory
4 3 (2.68%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.89%) XenApp
5 1 (0.89%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 14 (12.50%) FortiGate
2 2 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 49 (43.75%) Cisco
2 30 (26.79%) Juniper
3 19 (16.96%) CheckPoint
4 18 (16.07%) Nokia
5 14 (12.50%) Huawei
6 13 (11.61%) VMware
7 11 (9.82%) Blue Coat
8 9 (8.04%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 9 (8.04%) F5
8 9 (8.04%) Oracle
8 9 (8.04%) Ericsson
9 7 (6.25%) TippingPoint
9 7 (6.25%) Redback
9 7 (6.25%) Radware
10 5 (4.46%) Greenplum
10 5 (4.46%) SolarWinds
10 5 (4.46%) Business Objects
10 5 (4.46%) Citrix
11 4 (3.57%) BT
11 4 (3.57%) Tufin
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