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 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Architecture
Rank 215 207 195
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -12
Contract jobs citing Network Architecture 49 30 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.49% 0.35% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 0.50% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 11 4
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£413 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £425 £372
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £660 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 £13.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+284.61% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £13.00 £114.00
% change year-on-year
+284.61% -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
7286 5994 6023
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 73.01% 70.69% 70.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 4103 3270 2926
Average daily rate £386 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 270 232 350
Average hourly rate £22.50 £28.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.64% +24.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -7.56%

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 November 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 28 November 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 +12 19 £450 -10.00% 4
Hampshire -7 18 £400 -21.18% 1
Berkshire -9 5 £400 - 4
Buckinghamshire - 4 £413 -
East Sussex +4 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 28 November 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 47 (40.52%) Telecoms
2 43 (37.07%) Cisco Certification
3 41 (35.34%) Cisco
3 41 (35.34%) Firewall
4 40 (34.48%) Security Cleared
5 28 (24.14%) Juniper
5 28 (24.14%) Cisco ASA
6 24 (20.69%) LTE
7 23 (19.83%) 3G
8 22 (18.97%) VPN
9 21 (18.10%) CCNP
9 21 (18.10%) MPLS
10 20 (17.24%) VoIP
10 20 (17.24%) SC Cleared
10 20 (17.24%) Network Design
11 19 (16.38%) Load Balancing
11 19 (16.38%) DV Cleared
11 19 (16.38%) Linux
12 18 (15.52%) Windows
12 18 (15.52%) WAN
12 18 (15.52%) Nokia
13 17 (14.66%) CCNA
13 17 (14.66%) LAN
14 16 (13.79%) CCIE
14 16 (13.79%) IPsec
15 15 (12.93%) Huawei
16 14 (12.07%) Degree
16 14 (12.07%) 4G
16 14 (12.07%) CheckPoint
17 13 (11.21%) UMTS

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 (4.31%) GlassFish
1 5 (4.31%) WebLogic
1 5 (4.31%) Apache
2 2 (1.72%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.72%) IIS
3 1 (0.86%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (0.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (4.31%) MS PowerPoint
1 5 (4.31%) MS Office
1 5 (4.31%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.72%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.86%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (5.17%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (5.17%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (2.59%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.86%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (35.34%) Firewall
2 28 (24.14%) Cisco ASA
3 24 (20.69%) LTE
4 23 (19.83%) 3G
5 22 (18.97%) VPN
6 21 (18.10%) MPLS
7 20 (17.24%) VoIP
8 18 (15.52%) WAN
9 17 (14.66%) LAN
10 16 (13.79%) IPsec
11 14 (12.07%) 4G
12 13 (11.21%) UMTS
12 13 (11.21%) BGP
13 12 (10.34%) OSPF
13 12 (10.34%) Wireshark
14 11 (9.48%) Network Security
14 11 (9.48%) DNS
15 10 (8.62%) Wireless
15 10 (8.62%) SNMP
16 9 (7.76%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.59%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (1.72%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.86%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (2.59%) Oracle APEX
General
1 47 (40.52%) Telecoms
2 10 (8.62%) Finance
3 6 (5.17%) Marketing
4 2 (1.72%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.72%) Electronics
5 1 (0.86%) Legal
5 1 (0.86%) Military
5 1 (0.86%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 39 (33.62%) Architect
2 16 (13.79%) Network Architect
3 14 (12.07%) Network Engineer
4 12 (10.34%) Design Engineer
5 11 (9.48%) Technical Architect
6 10 (8.62%) Consultant
6 10 (8.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (6.03%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (5.17%) Project Manager
8 6 (5.17%) IP Engineer
9 5 (4.31%) Security Consultant
9 5 (4.31%) Network Consultant
9 5 (4.31%) Analyst
10 4 (3.45%) Graduate
10 4 (3.45%) Designer
10 4 (3.45%) Network Security Consultant
11 3 (2.59%) Technical Manager
11 3 (2.59%) Telecoms Engineer
11 3 (2.59%) Security Engineer
11 3 (2.59%) Network Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.17%) WebCenter
2 5 (4.31%) .NET
2 5 (4.31%) J2EE
3 4 (3.45%) Web Services
4 2 (1.72%) JSP
4 2 (1.72%) REST
4 2 (1.72%) JSON
5 1 (0.86%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.48%) PKI
2 5 (4.31%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.45%) Client/Server
4 3 (2.59%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.72%) DTV
5 2 (1.72%) AVVID
5 2 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.72%) Learning Management System
5 2 (1.72%) Smart Meter
5 2 (1.72%) Reference Data
5 2 (1.72%) Blog
5 2 (1.72%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.86%) Machine to Machine
6 1 (0.86%) Economics
6 1 (0.86%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 19 (16.38%) Linux
2 18 (15.52%) Windows
3 8 (6.90%) CentOS
3 8 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (4.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.72%) SUSE
5 2 (1.72%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (17.24%) Network Design
2 19 (16.38%) Load Balancing
3 13 (11.21%) Project Management
4 12 (10.34%) SOA
4 12 (10.34%) Capacity Planning
4 12 (10.34%) Network Monitoring
5 11 (9.48%) Network Planning
6 10 (8.62%) Network Management
7 9 (7.76%) Technical Architecture
7 9 (7.76%) Migration
8 6 (5.17%) Change Management
8 6 (5.17%) ITIL
8 6 (5.17%) Validation
9 5 (4.31%) Software Engineering
9 5 (4.31%) Software Architecture
9 5 (4.31%) Change Control
9 5 (4.31%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (3.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 4 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 11 (9.48%) PowerShell
1 11 (9.48%) Bash Shell
1 11 (9.48%) SQL
2 9 (7.76%) Java
3 7 (6.03%) C
4 5 (4.31%) Perl
5 3 (2.59%) Python
6 1 (0.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 43 (37.07%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (34.48%) Security Cleared
3 21 (18.10%) CCNP
4 20 (17.24%) SC Cleared
5 19 (16.38%) DV Cleared
6 17 (14.66%) CCNA
7 16 (13.79%) CCIE
8 14 (12.07%) Degree
9 3 (2.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (2.59%) ISEB
10 2 (1.72%) CCDA
10 2 (1.72%) JNCIA
10 2 (1.72%) JNCIS
10 2 (1.72%) JNCIP
11 1 (0.86%) CCSE
11 1 (0.86%) CCDP
11 1 (0.86%) CCSP
11 1 (0.86%) CISSP
11 1 (0.86%) Check Point Certification
11 1 (0.86%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.48%) SLA
2 1 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.86%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (6.03%) VMware ESXi
1 7 (6.03%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.31%) vSphere
3 3 (2.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.86%) XenApp
4 1 (0.86%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 11 (9.48%) FortiGate
2 3 (2.59%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 41 (35.34%) Cisco
2 28 (24.14%) Juniper
3 18 (15.52%) Nokia
4 15 (12.93%) Huawei
5 14 (12.07%) CheckPoint
6 13 (11.21%) Oracle
7 10 (8.62%) Ericsson
7 10 (8.62%) VMware
8 9 (7.76%) Redback
8 9 (7.76%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 9 (7.76%) Radware
9 6 (5.17%) F5
10 5 (4.31%) Blue Coat
10 5 (4.31%) Avaya
11 4 (3.45%) BT
11 4 (3.45%) HP
11 4 (3.45%) TippingPoint
12 2 (1.72%) Business Objects
12 2 (1.72%) SAP
12 2 (1.72%) Dell
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