The table below looks at the statistics for Network Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Architecture over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Architecture
Rank 83 84 81
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Contract jobs citing Network Architecture 7 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.55% 0.65% 0.087%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 0.86% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 1
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£500 £481 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +42.59%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £395 £338
% change year-on-year
-3.79% +17.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £14.25 £37.25
% change year-on-year
+131.57% -61.74%
Network Architecture
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
955 1045 855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 75.02% 76.00% 74.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 529 597 430
Average daily rate £408 £390 £412
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.48% -5.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 56 43
Average hourly rate £37.50 £26.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.50% -29.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.19 £52.50 £55.12
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Network Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Network Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Network Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Network Architecture Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Network Architecture
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Network Architecture across the Surrey region.

Network Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Network Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 23 (100.00%) Firewall
2 22 (95.65%) Cisco
3 19 (82.61%) Juniper
3 19 (82.61%) CheckPoint
3 19 (82.61%) Blue Coat
3 19 (82.61%) Wireshark
3 19 (82.61%) TippingPoint
3 19 (82.61%) F5
3 19 (82.61%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 19 (82.61%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 18 (78.26%) Change Management
4 18 (78.26%) Finance
5 17 (73.91%) Load Balancing
6 16 (69.57%) Service Management
6 16 (69.57%) ITIL
7 15 (65.22%) TCP/IP
7 15 (65.22%) DNS
7 15 (65.22%) TIBCO
7 15 (65.22%) Rendezvous
7 15 (65.22%) Bloomberg
7 15 (65.22%) RMDS
7 15 (65.22%) NetScout
7 15 (65.22%) LogLogic
7 15 (65.22%) SolarWinds
7 15 (65.22%) Tufin
7 15 (65.22%) Multicast
7 15 (65.22%) Lancope
7 15 (65.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 14 (60.87%) Tradeweb
8 14 (60.87%) Management Information System

Network Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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.

Business Applications
1 15 (65.22%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (100.00%) Firewall
2 19 (82.61%) Wireshark
2 19 (82.61%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 19 (82.61%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 15 (65.22%) TCP/IP
3 15 (65.22%) DNS
3 15 (65.22%) Multicast
4 14 (60.87%) DHCP
5 9 (39.13%) Network Security
6 3 (13.04%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (13.04%) Junos
6 3 (13.04%) VPN
6 3 (13.04%) NetScreen
7 2 (8.70%) BIG-IP
8 1 (4.35%) Wireless
General
1 18 (78.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (82.61%) Consultant
2 15 (65.22%) Network Consultant
3 10 (43.48%) Firewall Consultant
4 8 (34.78%) Network Security Consultant
4 8 (34.78%) Security Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Network Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Network Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Leader
6 1 (4.35%) Security Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (65.22%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 15 (65.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 14 (60.87%) Management Information System
3 3 (13.04%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) Change Management
2 17 (73.91%) Load Balancing
3 16 (69.57%) Service Management
3 16 (69.57%) ITIL
4 4 (17.39%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (13.04%) Project Management
6 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.35%) Risk Management
6 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
1 3 (13.04%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (60.87%) CISSP
2 4 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (17.39%) CCNA
2 4 (17.39%) DV Cleared
2 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) PMP
3 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) vSphere
1 3 (13.04%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 22 (95.65%) Cisco
2 19 (82.61%) Juniper
2 19 (82.61%) CheckPoint
2 19 (82.61%) Blue Coat
2 19 (82.61%) TippingPoint
2 19 (82.61%) F5
3 15 (65.22%) TIBCO
3 15 (65.22%) Bloomberg
3 15 (65.22%) NetScout
3 15 (65.22%) LogLogic
3 15 (65.22%) SolarWinds
3 15 (65.22%) Tufin
3 15 (65.22%) Lancope
4 14 (60.87%) Tradeweb
4 14 (60.87%) Radianz
5 3 (13.04%) VMware
5 3 (13.04%) Nokia
6 1 (4.35%) Aruba