The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Network Infrastructure Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Infrastructure Architect
Rank 617 652 634
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Network Infrastructure Architect 32 18 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.060% 0.031% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.033% 0.022%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 16 6
Median daily rate £450 £488 £588
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -17.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £388 £548
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £556 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £575
% change year-on-year
- -21.77%
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
50058 55053 53923
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.96% 93.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 32735 35187 32868
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1664 2085 2143
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.70% +6.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.46 £42.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Network Infrastructure Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Network Infrastructure Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Network Infrastructure Architect
Daily Rate Trend

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

Network Infrastructure Architect Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Network Infrastructure Architect
Daily Rate Histogram

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

Network Infrastructure Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Network Infrastructure Architect
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Network Infrastructure Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Network Infrastructure Architect
Top 19 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Infrastructure Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 25 September 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 +39 32 £450 -7.69% 3
South East +41 24 £450 -20.00% 1
Surrey - 19 £450 -
North West +21 4 £575 +48.38%
London -3 4 £444 -10.12% 1
Manchester -1 2 £450 +2.85%
West Sussex - 2 £388 -
Lancashire - 2 £588 -
Crawley - 2 £388 -
Fleetwood - 2 £588 -
Reading +17 1 £520 -21.50%
Berkshire +8 1 £520 -7.55%
Westminster - 1 £525 -
Scotland - 1 £450 -
Hampshire - 1 £525 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 £450 -
Chertsey - 1 £525 -

Network Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, Network Infrastructure 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 Network Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 30 (53.57%) Cisco
2 29 (51.79%) Windows
3 22 (39.29%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (37.50%) VMware
4 21 (37.50%) Windows Server
5 20 (35.71%) MPLS
5 20 (35.71%) MCSE
5 20 (35.71%) CCIE
6 17 (30.36%) WAN
6 17 (30.36%) LAN
6 17 (30.36%) Dynamics NAV
7 15 (26.79%) Firewall
8 14 (25.00%) Network Design
9 12 (21.43%) Retail
10 11 (19.64%) Data Centre
10 11 (19.64%) Finance
10 11 (19.64%) CCNP
10 11 (19.64%) SQL Server
11 10 (17.86%) Network Security
12 9 (16.07%) VMware Infrastructure
12 9 (16.07%) TOGAF
12 9 (16.07%) Active Directory
13 8 (14.29%) Microsoft
13 8 (14.29%) SAN
13 8 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
14 7 (12.50%) Degree
14 7 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
14 7 (12.50%) PCI DSS
15 6 (10.71%) Security Cleared

Network Infrastructure 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 4 (7.14%) Apache
2 3 (5.36%) IIS
2 3 (5.36%) JBoss
3 2 (3.57%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (7.14%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 17 (30.36%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (35.71%) MPLS
2 17 (30.36%) LAN
2 17 (30.36%) WAN
3 15 (26.79%) Firewall
4 10 (17.86%) Network Security
5 8 (14.29%) SAN
6 6 (10.71%) VoIP
6 6 (10.71%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (8.93%) NAS
8 4 (7.14%) Unified Communications
9 3 (5.36%) TCP/IP
10 2 (3.57%) VPN
11 1 (1.79%) DNS
11 1 (1.79%) HTTPS
11 1 (1.79%) Internet
11 1 (1.79%) IPsec
11 1 (1.79%) iSCSI
11 1 (1.79%) LDAP
11 1 (1.79%) Wireless
11 1 (1.79%) X.21
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.64%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (21.43%) Retail
2 11 (19.64%) Finance
3 4 (7.14%) Banking
4 1 (1.79%) Publishing
4 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.64%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.36%) Clustering
4 2 (3.57%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.79%) PKI
5 1 (1.79%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.79%) User Experience
5 1 (1.79%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.79%) YubiKey
Operating Systems
1 29 (51.79%) Windows
2 21 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 4 (7.14%) Linux
4 2 (3.57%) Solaris
5 1 (1.79%) Fedora
5 1 (1.79%) Unix
5 1 (1.79%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.00%) Network Design
2 9 (16.07%) TOGAF
3 8 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (10.71%) Load Balancing
5 5 (8.93%) High Availability
5 5 (8.93%) ITIL
6 4 (7.14%) DevOps
6 4 (7.14%) ITIL V3
6 4 (7.14%) Network Architecture
6 4 (7.14%) Security Operations
6 4 (7.14%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 4 (7.14%) UML
7 3 (5.36%) Identity Management
7 3 (5.36%) Network Optimisation
7 3 (5.36%) Secure Coding
7 3 (5.36%) SIEM
7 3 (5.36%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (3.57%) Infrastructure Transformation
8 2 (3.57%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (39.29%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (35.71%) CCIE
3 20 (35.71%) MCSE
4 11 (19.64%) CCNP
5 7 (12.50%) Degree
6 6 (10.71%) Security Cleared
7 5 (8.93%) SC Cleared
8 2 (3.57%) CCNA
9 1 (1.79%) CISSP
9 1 (1.79%) JNCIA
9 1 (1.79%) JNCIS
9 1 (1.79%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.50%) PCI DSS
2 4 (7.14%) PA-DSS
3 1 (1.79%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 9 (16.07%) Active Directory
1 9 (16.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.79%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.79%) KVM
3 1 (1.79%) NFS
3 1 (1.79%) SRDF
3 1 (1.79%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.79%) vSphere
3 1 (1.79%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (1.79%) SCCM
Vendors
1 30 (53.57%) Cisco
2 21 (37.50%) VMware
3 8 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 4 (7.14%) Gemalto
4 4 (7.14%) Kaspersky
4 4 (7.14%) NetApp
4 4 (7.14%) Red Hat
4 4 (7.14%) Splunk
5 3 (5.36%) Citrix
5 3 (5.36%) Juniper
6 2 (3.57%) EMC
6 2 (3.57%) F5
6 2 (3.57%) Tripwire
7 1 (1.79%) 3PAR
7 1 (1.79%) Aerohive Networks
7 1 (1.79%) Blue Coat
7 1 (1.79%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.79%) IBM
7 1 (1.79%) Intel
7 1 (1.79%) Palo Alto
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