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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Network Architect
Rank 592 631 621
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Network Architect 28 26 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.057% 0.047% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% 0.050% 0.030%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 12
Median daily rate £463 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £589
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%
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
46798 52479 53703
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.81% 93.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 30588 33428 33908
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1652 2035 2195
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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 3 December 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 25 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 3 December 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 +10 26 £463 +2.77% 2
South East +26 12 £450 - 1
Surrey +25 7 £450 -
London -10 6 £500 -13.04% 1
North West +8 4 £525 -
Solihull +1 3 - -
West Midlands -8 3 - -
Hampshire +24 2 £500 +25.00%
Cheshire +8 2 £500 -
Manchester - 2 £525 -
East of England +11 1 - -
South Wales +6 1 £450 -5.26%
Berkshire +1 1 £425 -5.55% 1
Wales -4 1 £450 -5.26%
Bridgend -5 1 £450 -5.26%
East Sussex - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 - -
Warrington - 1 £550 -
Brighton - 1 - -
Chertsey - 1 £525 -
Worthing - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 £500 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 £500 -

Cisco Network Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 60 (100.00%) Cisco
2 28 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
3 24 (40.00%) CCIE
4 23 (38.33%) MPLS
5 17 (28.33%) Firewall
5 17 (28.33%) Windows
5 17 (28.33%) Network Design
6 15 (25.00%) LAN
6 15 (25.00%) WAN
7 14 (23.33%) CCNP
7 14 (23.33%) F5
7 14 (23.33%) Security Cleared
8 13 (21.67%) Network Security
8 13 (21.67%) Dynamics NAV
8 13 (21.67%) SC Cleared
8 13 (21.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (21.67%) MCSE
8 13 (21.67%) Windows Server
9 12 (20.00%) VMware
10 9 (15.00%) Network Architecture
11 7 (11.67%) VMware ESXi
11 7 (11.67%) Retail
11 7 (11.67%) SQL Server
11 7 (11.67%) Juniper
11 7 (11.67%) Microsoft
11 7 (11.67%) Cisco Nexus
11 7 (11.67%) Data Centre
12 6 (10.00%) SevOne
12 6 (10.00%) ServiceNow
12 6 (10.00%) EMC

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 (8.33%) Skype for Business
2 3 (5.00%) Apache
2 3 (5.00%) CMS
2 3 (5.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (21.67%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.33%) Office 365
2 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.67%) IaaS
2 1 (1.67%) PaaS
2 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (38.33%) MPLS
2 17 (28.33%) Firewall
3 15 (25.00%) LAN
3 15 (25.00%) WAN
4 13 (21.67%) Network Security
5 7 (11.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (10.00%) Ethernet
6 6 (10.00%) FCAPS
6 6 (10.00%) Internet
7 5 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (8.33%) Wireless
8 4 (6.67%) BGP
8 4 (6.67%) OSPF
8 4 (6.67%) VPN
9 3 (5.00%) NetScaler
9 3 (5.00%) TCP/IP
9 3 (5.00%) Unified Communications
9 3 (5.00%) VoIP
9 3 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (3.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.67%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (11.67%) Retail
2 4 (6.67%) Finance
3 3 (5.00%) Law
4 1 (1.67%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Data Centre
2 6 (10.00%) CMDB
3 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.33%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.67%) BYOD
4 1 (1.67%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.67%) NHS
4 1 (1.67%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (28.33%) Windows
2 13 (21.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (28.33%) Network Design
2 9 (15.00%) Network Architecture
3 6 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 6 (10.00%) Customer Engagement
3 6 (10.00%) ITIL
3 6 (10.00%) ITIL V3
3 6 (10.00%) ITSM
3 6 (10.00%) Network Management
3 6 (10.00%) Service Management
3 6 (10.00%) TOGAF
4 4 (6.67%) Load Balancing
5 3 (5.00%) DevOps
5 3 (5.00%) Migration
5 3 (5.00%) Security Operations
5 3 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (5.00%) UML
6 2 (3.33%) WAN Optimisation
7 1 (1.67%) Business Development
7 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (1.67%) Performance Analysis
Qualifications
1 28 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (40.00%) CCIE
3 14 (23.33%) CCNP
3 14 (23.33%) Security Cleared
4 13 (21.67%) MCSE
4 13 (21.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (21.67%) SC Cleared
5 4 (6.67%) CCNA
6 3 (5.00%) CCDP
7 2 (3.33%) CCDA
7 2 (3.33%) CCDE
7 2 (3.33%) Degree
8 1 (1.67%) CISA
8 1 (1.67%) CISM
8 1 (1.67%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) PA-DSS
1 3 (5.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (11.67%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (6.67%) XenApp
3 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.67%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 60 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (23.33%) F5
3 12 (20.00%) VMware
4 7 (11.67%) Juniper
4 7 (11.67%) Microsoft
5 6 (10.00%) BT
5 6 (10.00%) CA
5 6 (10.00%) EMC
5 6 (10.00%) ServiceNow
5 6 (10.00%) SevOne
6 5 (8.33%) Citrix
7 4 (6.67%) CheckPoint
7 4 (6.67%) Palo Alto
8 3 (5.00%) Gemalto
8 3 (5.00%) Kaspersky
8 3 (5.00%) NetApp
8 3 (5.00%) Red Hat
8 3 (5.00%) Riverbed
8 3 (5.00%) Splunk
8 3 (5.00%) Tripwire