The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Cisco Network Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Network Architect
Rank 634 613 600
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Network Architect 27 29 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.050% 0.051% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.054% 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 15 8
Median daily rate £490 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.15% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £438 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £558
UK excluding London median daily rate £448 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.78% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51181 53984 51041
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.77% 94.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 33252 34149 30933
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1553 2015 2063
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.85 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Cisco Network Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Cisco Network Architect in the job title.

Cisco Network Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cisco Network Architect
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cisco Network Architect within the UK.

Cisco Network Architect Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Cisco Network Architect
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Network Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Cisco Network Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Cisco Network Architect
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Network Architect within the UK.

Cisco Network Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Cisco Network Architect
Top 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Network Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England 0 27 £490 +3.15% 2
London +4 15 £490 -10.90% 1
West Midlands -24 6 £419 -14.54%
City of London - 4 £525 - 1
Solihull - 4 - -
South East -3 3 £485 +1.57% 1
North West +5 2 - -
Berkshire - 2 £395 -
Birmingham - 2 £419 -
Hampshire +1 1 £575 - 1
Newbury - 1 - -
Southampton - 1 £575 -

Cisco Network Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, Cisco Network Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Cisco Network Architect in the job title.

1 50 (100.00%) Cisco
2 20 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (38.00%) Juniper
3 19 (38.00%) Security Cleared
4 15 (30.00%) WAN
4 15 (30.00%) Firewall
5 13 (26.00%) CCIE
6 12 (24.00%) LAN
7 11 (22.00%) SC Cleared
8 10 (20.00%) Network Design
8 10 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 9 (18.00%) Data Centre
9 9 (18.00%) Wireless
10 8 (16.00%) Citrix
10 8 (16.00%) DV Cleared
10 8 (16.00%) Network Architecture
11 7 (14.00%) TOGAF
11 7 (14.00%) CCNP
11 7 (14.00%) NetScaler
12 6 (12.00%) CCNA
12 6 (12.00%) MPLS
12 6 (12.00%) Migration
12 6 (12.00%) Network Security
13 5 (10.00%) Brocade
13 5 (10.00%) Skype for Business
13 5 (10.00%) F5
13 5 (10.00%) OSPF
13 5 (10.00%) CheckPoint
13 5 (10.00%) BGP
13 5 (10.00%) DNS

Cisco Network Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 15 (30.00%) Firewall
1 15 (30.00%) WAN
2 12 (24.00%) LAN
3 10 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 9 (18.00%) Wireless
5 7 (14.00%) NetScaler
6 6 (12.00%) MPLS
6 6 (12.00%) Network Security
7 5 (10.00%) BGP
7 5 (10.00%) DNS
7 5 (10.00%) OSPF
8 4 (8.00%) DHCP
8 4 (8.00%) IPsec
8 4 (8.00%) VoIP
8 4 (8.00%) VPN
9 3 (6.00%) EIGRP
9 3 (6.00%) TCP/IP
9 3 (6.00%) Unified Communications
10 2 (4.00%) Ethernet
10 2 (4.00%) WLAN
General
1 3 (6.00%) Finance
1 3 (6.00%) Law
2 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.00%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.00%) CMDB
3 1 (2.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (2.00%) iSeries
3 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) Linux
1 1 (2.00%) Windows
1 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (2.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.00%) Network Design
2 8 (16.00%) Network Architecture
3 7 (14.00%) TOGAF
4 6 (12.00%) Migration
5 4 (8.00%) Network Management
5 4 (8.00%) Risk Management
6 3 (6.00%) ITIL
6 3 (6.00%) Load Balancing
6 3 (6.00%) MODAF
6 3 (6.00%) WAN Optimisation
7 2 (4.00%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.00%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (4.00%) ITIL V3
7 2 (4.00%) Presales
7 2 (4.00%) Supplier Management
8 1 (2.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 1 (2.00%) Business Development
8 1 (2.00%) Security Architecture
8 1 (2.00%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (2.00%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.00%) C
1 1 (2.00%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 20 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (38.00%) Security Cleared
3 13 (26.00%) CCIE
4 11 (22.00%) SC Cleared
5 8 (16.00%) DV Cleared
6 7 (14.00%) CCNP
7 6 (12.00%) CCNA
8 3 (6.00%) CCDE
8 3 (6.00%) CCDP
9 1 (2.00%) CCDA
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) XenApp
2 1 (2.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 50 (100.00%) Cisco
2 19 (38.00%) Juniper
3 8 (16.00%) Citrix
4 5 (10.00%) Brocade
4 5 (10.00%) CheckPoint
4 5 (10.00%) F5
5 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (6.00%) EMC
6 3 (6.00%) Riverbed
6 3 (6.00%) SolarWinds
7 2 (4.00%) VMware
8 1 (2.00%) Aruba
8 1 (2.00%) BT
8 1 (2.00%) CA
8 1 (2.00%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.00%) HP
8 1 (2.00%) IBM
8 1 (2.00%) Intel Security
8 1 (2.00%) ServiceNow
8 1 (2.00%) SevOne