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 February 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Architecture
Rank 227 209 193
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -16
Contract jobs citing Network Architecture 39 29 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.40% 0.33% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.45% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 7 9
Average daily rate
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£430 £435 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.14% +8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £335 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £460 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £394 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.20% +31.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £19.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -57.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £19.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- -57.77%
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
7382 6452 5457
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 75.32% 72.86% 71.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 4060 3447 2670
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £253 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £503 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 244 264 306
Average hourly rate £32.50 £25.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.45% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £49.82
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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 February 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 February 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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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
Surrey - 16 £513 - 2
Berkshire -12 15 £388 -13.88% 3
Buckinghamshire - 6 - -
Hampshire -12 2 £450 +3.44% 2
Kent - - - - 1
Oxfordshire - - - - 1
East Sussex - - - - 1
Sussex - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
Network Architecture
England

Network Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 47 (53.41%) Cisco
2 42 (47.73%) Firewall
3 31 (35.23%) Telecoms
3 31 (35.23%) Juniper
4 30 (34.09%) Cisco Certification
4 30 (34.09%) Security Cleared
5 27 (30.68%) Cisco ASA
6 25 (28.41%) CheckPoint
6 25 (28.41%) Wireshark
7 23 (26.14%) DV Cleared
7 23 (26.14%) Linux
8 20 (22.73%) Windows
8 20 (22.73%) Load Balancing
9 19 (21.59%) Change Management
9 19 (21.59%) Finance
10 17 (19.32%) ITIL
10 17 (19.32%) Blue Coat
11 16 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
12 15 (17.05%) CCNA
12 15 (17.05%) F5
12 15 (17.05%) PKI
12 15 (17.05%) Network Security
13 14 (15.91%) TippingPoint
13 14 (15.91%) PowerShell
13 14 (15.91%) Bash Shell
13 14 (15.91%) FortiGate
14 13 (14.77%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 13 (14.77%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
15 12 (13.64%) Service Management
15 12 (13.64%) Tufin

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (5.68%) WebLogic
1 5 (5.68%) Apache
1 5 (5.68%) GlassFish
2 2 (2.27%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.27%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (9.09%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (47.73%) Firewall
2 27 (30.68%) Cisco ASA
3 25 (28.41%) Wireshark
4 15 (17.05%) Network Security
5 13 (14.77%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 13 (14.77%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 11 (12.50%) TCP/IP
6 11 (12.50%) VPN
6 11 (12.50%) DNS
7 10 (11.36%) BGP
8 9 (10.23%) OSPF
8 9 (10.23%) DHCP
9 8 (9.09%) LAN
9 8 (9.09%) WAN
9 8 (9.09%) Wireless
9 8 (9.09%) Multicast
10 7 (7.95%) LTE
10 7 (7.95%) MPLS
11 6 (6.82%) UMTS
11 6 (6.82%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.82%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (6.82%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (3.41%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.27%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.14%) MongoDB
General
1 31 (35.23%) Telecoms
2 19 (21.59%) Finance
3 2 (2.27%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.14%) Legal
4 1 (1.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (30.68%) Architect
2 21 (23.86%) Consultant
3 16 (18.18%) Network Architect
4 13 (14.77%) Network Consultant
5 12 (13.64%) Network Engineer
6 10 (11.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (10.23%) Security Consultant
8 8 (9.09%) Network Security Consultant
9 7 (7.95%) Firewall Consultant
10 6 (6.82%) Design Engineer
11 4 (4.55%) Analyst
11 4 (4.55%) Transition Manager
11 4 (4.55%) Senior Network Engineer
12 3 (3.41%) Security Engineer
12 3 (3.41%) Network Design Engineer
12 3 (3.41%) Senior Network Design Engineer
12 3 (3.41%) Designer
12 3 (3.41%) Solutions Architect
12 3 (3.41%) Network Designer
12 3 (3.41%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.09%) Rendezvous
2 5 (5.68%) J2EE
3 2 (2.27%) .NET
4 1 (1.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.05%) PKI
2 11 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.55%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.27%) AVVID
4 2 (2.27%) Blog
4 2 (2.27%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.14%) Machine to Machine
5 1 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.14%) Economics
5 1 (1.14%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.14%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 23 (26.14%) Linux
2 20 (22.73%) Windows
3 8 (9.09%) CentOS
3 8 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (3.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.27%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.14%) AIX
6 1 (1.14%) Solaris
6 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.14%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (22.73%) Load Balancing
2 19 (21.59%) Change Management
3 17 (19.32%) ITIL
4 16 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
5 12 (13.64%) Service Management
5 12 (13.64%) Network Design
5 12 (13.64%) Network Planning
6 10 (11.36%) Project Management
7 9 (10.23%) Network Management
8 7 (7.95%) Analytics
9 6 (6.82%) Risk Analysis
9 6 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (5.68%) Risk Management
10 5 (5.68%) Software Engineering
11 4 (4.55%) Cyber Security
11 4 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
12 3 (3.41%) Release Management
12 3 (3.41%) Validation
12 3 (3.41%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 14 (15.91%) PowerShell
1 14 (15.91%) Bash Shell
2 11 (12.50%) SQL
3 7 (7.95%) Python
3 7 (7.95%) Perl
4 6 (6.82%) Java
5 1 (1.14%) C
5 1 (1.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 30 (34.09%) Cisco Certification
1 30 (34.09%) Security Cleared
2 23 (26.14%) DV Cleared
3 15 (17.05%) CCNA
4 10 (11.36%) CCIE
4 10 (11.36%) CISSP
5 8 (9.09%) CCNP
6 7 (7.95%) SC Cleared
7 5 (5.68%) Degree
8 2 (2.27%) CCDE
9 1 (1.14%) CCSP
9 1 (1.14%) CCDA
9 1 (1.14%) CCDP
9 1 (1.14%) Check Point Certification
9 1 (1.14%) GIAC
9 1 (1.14%) GCIA
9 1 (1.14%) GCIH
9 1 (1.14%) JNCIA
9 1 (1.14%) JNCIS
9 1 (1.14%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.41%) SLA
2 1 (1.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.14%) COBIT
2 1 (1.14%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.14%) COSO
System Software
1 8 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
2 7 (7.95%) vSphere
3 2 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (15.91%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 47 (53.41%) Cisco
2 31 (35.23%) Juniper
3 25 (28.41%) CheckPoint
4 17 (19.32%) Blue Coat
5 15 (17.05%) F5
6 14 (15.91%) TippingPoint
7 12 (13.64%) SolarWinds
7 12 (13.64%) Tufin
8 10 (11.36%) VMware
8 10 (11.36%) Nokia
9 8 (9.09%) Radianz
9 8 (9.09%) TIBCO
9 8 (9.09%) Bloomberg
9 8 (9.09%) Tradeweb
9 8 (9.09%) Huawei
9 8 (9.09%) NetScout
9 8 (9.09%) LogLogic
10 6 (6.82%) Greenplum
10 6 (6.82%) Business Objects
11 4 (4.55%) Radware
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