The table below looks at the statistics for Network Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Architecture over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Architecture
Rank - 54 62
Contract jobs citing Network Architecture 0 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales - 1.39% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.70% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 1
Average daily rate - £575 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +64.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £449 £394 £450
% change year-on-year
+13.90% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.42 £33.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+37.62% +131.57%
Network Architecture
Wales

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 Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
433 412 456
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 81.39% 81.75% 77.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 304 281
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £472 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 14 8
Average hourly rate £35.00 £18.90 £21.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.18% -11.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.65 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £34.50 £25.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Network Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Architecture across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Network Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Network Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Network Architecture across the South Wales region.

Network Architecture Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Network Architecture
Top 12 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 4 (100.00%) VLAN
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) F5
1 4 (100.00%) Security Hardening
2 3 (75.00%) DMZ
2 3 (75.00%) DNS

Network Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) VLAN
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) DMZ
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Voice Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Network Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Voice Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Voice Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Security Hardening
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) F5
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £410 per day
Posted: 4 days ago