The table below looks at the statistics for Network Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the Thames Valley region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Architecture over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Architecture
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Network Architecture 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Thames Valley - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £394 £438
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.42 £33.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+37.62% +131.57%
Network Architecture
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Thames Valley region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Thames Valley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4 4 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 66.67% 57.14% 88.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 11
Median daily rate £600 £480 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £480 £438
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £675 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

Network Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Thames Valley region citing Network Architecture as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Network Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley