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 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Network Architect
Rank 641 619 607
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Network Architect 23 28 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.049% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.052% 0.029%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 18 6
Median daily rate £465 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.28% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £413 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £530 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £431 £450
% change year-on-year
+15.94% -4.16%
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
53055 53758 51548
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.92% 94.76% 94.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 34561 32635 31469
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1534 2148 2116
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

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 1 May 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 20 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 1 May 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 -5 23 £465 +4.78%
London -16 10 £430 -4.44%
South East -13 7 £469 +4.16%
Hampshire - 6 £469 -
Basingstoke - 4 - -
West Midlands -11 2 - -
Solihull - 2 - -
Berkshire -1 1 - -
Cheshire -6 1 - -
North West -13 1 - -
South West - 1 £500 -
East of England - 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 £500 -
Reading - 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 - -
Warrington - 1 - -
Gloucester - 1 £500 -
Portsmouth - 1 £413 -
Winchester - 1 £525 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -

Cisco Network Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 47 (100.00%) Cisco
2 20 (42.55%) WAN
3 19 (40.43%) Firewall
4 18 (38.30%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (36.17%) LAN
6 16 (34.04%) Security Cleared
7 13 (27.66%) Network Design
7 13 (27.66%) Juniper
8 12 (25.53%) Data Centre
9 11 (23.40%) CCIE
10 10 (21.28%) SC Cleared
11 9 (19.15%) Wireless
11 9 (19.15%) Cisco Nexus
12 8 (17.02%) Network Architecture
13 7 (14.89%) DV Cleared
13 7 (14.89%) Network Security
13 7 (14.89%) Finance
13 7 (14.89%) Internet
14 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
15 5 (10.64%) CCNP
15 5 (10.64%) Video Conferencing
16 4 (8.51%) Brocade
16 4 (8.51%) Fortinet
16 4 (8.51%) CCNA
16 4 (8.51%) WLAN
16 4 (8.51%) TOGAF
16 4 (8.51%) Migration
16 4 (8.51%) Risk Management
17 3 (6.38%) IPsec
17 3 (6.38%) Citrix

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:

Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 20 (42.55%) WAN
2 19 (40.43%) Firewall
3 17 (36.17%) LAN
4 9 (19.15%) Cisco Nexus
4 9 (19.15%) Wireless
5 7 (14.89%) Internet
5 7 (14.89%) Network Security
6 4 (8.51%) WLAN
7 3 (6.38%) BGP
7 3 (6.38%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (6.38%) EIGRP
7 3 (6.38%) IPsec
7 3 (6.38%) NetScaler
7 3 (6.38%) OSPF
7 3 (6.38%) Unified Communications
7 3 (6.38%) VLAN
7 3 (6.38%) VPN
8 2 (4.26%) Cisco Wireless
8 2 (4.26%) IPv4
8 2 (4.26%) MPLS
General
1 7 (14.89%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.53%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.64%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.13%) Linux
1 1 (2.13%) Windows
1 1 (2.13%) Windows 7
1 1 (2.13%) Windows 8
1 1 (2.13%) Windows Server
1 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.66%) Network Design
2 8 (17.02%) Network Architecture
3 4 (8.51%) Migration
3 4 (8.51%) Risk Management
3 4 (8.51%) TOGAF
4 3 (6.38%) MODAF
4 3 (6.38%) Network Management
4 3 (6.38%) Presales
4 3 (6.38%) Supplier Management
5 2 (4.26%) ITIL
5 2 (4.26%) Load Balancing
5 2 (4.26%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (2.13%) Business Development
6 1 (2.13%) Change Management
6 1 (2.13%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.13%) Network Planning
6 1 (2.13%) Project Management
6 1 (2.13%) Quality Management
6 1 (2.13%) Security Management
6 1 (2.13%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.13%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (38.30%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (34.04%) Security Cleared
3 11 (23.40%) CCIE
4 10 (21.28%) SC Cleared
5 7 (14.89%) DV Cleared
6 5 (10.64%) CCNP
7 4 (8.51%) CCNA
8 2 (4.26%) CCDP
9 1 (2.13%) JNCIE
9 1 (2.13%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.13%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 47 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (27.66%) Juniper
3 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
4 4 (8.51%) Brocade
4 4 (8.51%) Fortinet
5 3 (6.38%) CheckPoint
5 3 (6.38%) Citrix
6 2 (4.26%) EMC
6 2 (4.26%) F5
6 2 (4.26%) Palo Alto
6 2 (4.26%) SolarWinds
6 2 (4.26%) VMware
7 1 (2.13%) Arqiva
7 1 (2.13%) Aruba
7 1 (2.13%) Avaya
7 1 (2.13%) Blue Coat
7 1 (2.13%) HP
7 1 (2.13%) Intel Security
7 1 (2.13%) Redback
7 1 (2.13%) Riverbed