The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Network Technical Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Technical Architect
Rank 615 624 643
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +19
Contract jobs requiring a Network Technical Architect 9 22 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.040% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.042% 0.024%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 9
Median daily rate £525 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £418 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £600 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £488 £450
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
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
46813 52482 53624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.79% 93.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 30599 33429 33859
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 £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1652 2038 2200
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 £43.00 £37.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.71
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +8.21%

Network Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Network Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Network Technical Architect
Daily Rate Trend

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

Network Technical Architect Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Network Technical Architect
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Technical Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Network Technical Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Network Technical Architect
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Network Technical Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Network Technical Architect
Top 18 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Technical Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 4 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 -1 9 £525 +9.09% 1
South East +18 3 £488 -18.75%
Yorkshire +19 2 - -
East of England +7 2 - -
West Yorkshire - 2 - -
Hampshire +22 1 - -
Berkshire +8 1 £425 -10.52%
Hertfordshire -1 1 - -
London -6 1 £525 +10.52%
Hook - 1 - -
South West - 1 - - 1
City of London - 1 £525 -
Wiltshire - 1 - - 1
Surrey - 1 £550 -
Leatherhead - 1 £550 -
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Watford - 1 - -
Luton - 1 - -

Network Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, Network Technical 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 Technical Architect in the job title.

1 15 (53.57%) Cisco
2 11 (39.29%) WAN
2 11 (39.29%) Data Centre
3 10 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (32.14%) Firewall
4 9 (32.14%) Wireless
4 9 (32.14%) Security Cleared
5 8 (28.57%) Network Security
5 8 (28.57%) VPN
6 7 (25.00%) LAN
6 7 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 7 (25.00%) SC Cleared
7 6 (21.43%) Finance
7 6 (21.43%) Juniper
8 5 (17.86%) CCNP
8 5 (17.86%) MPLS
8 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (17.86%) PCI DSS
8 5 (17.86%) Remediation Plan
9 4 (14.29%) HSRP
9 4 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (14.29%) VMware
9 4 (14.29%) CCIE
10 3 (10.71%) Citrix
10 3 (10.71%) EIGRP
10 3 (10.71%) Internet
10 3 (10.71%) Service Management
10 3 (10.71%) Fortinet
10 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure

Network Technical 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 1 (3.57%) Apache
1 1 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (3.57%) IIS
1 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.57%) G Suite
2 1 (3.57%) Office 365
2 1 (3.57%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 11 (39.29%) WAN
2 9 (32.14%) Firewall
2 9 (32.14%) Wireless
3 8 (28.57%) Network Security
3 8 (28.57%) VPN
4 7 (25.00%) LAN
4 7 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 5 (17.86%) MPLS
6 4 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (14.29%) HSRP
7 3 (10.71%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (10.71%) Cisco Wireless
7 3 (10.71%) EIGRP
7 3 (10.71%) Internet
7 3 (10.71%) NetScaler
8 2 (7.14%) DMZ
8 2 (7.14%) IPsec
8 2 (7.14%) OSPF
8 2 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Banking
3 2 (7.14%) Legal
4 1 (3.57%) Law
4 1 (3.57%) Local Government
4 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) 802.1X
1 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (7.14%) Virtual Team
4 1 (3.57%) BYOD
4 1 (3.57%) CESG
4 1 (3.57%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
1 2 (7.14%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) Remediation Plan
1 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (10.71%) Network Architecture
2 3 (10.71%) Service Management
3 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (7.14%) Data Security
3 2 (7.14%) ITIL
3 2 (7.14%) Network Design
3 2 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (3.57%) Business Continuity
4 1 (3.57%) Business Development
4 1 (3.57%) Information Security
4 1 (3.57%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.57%) Migration
4 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.57%) Project Management
4 1 (3.57%) Risk Management
4 1 (3.57%) Scrum
4 1 (3.57%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 10 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (32.14%) Security Cleared
3 7 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 5 (17.86%) CCNP
5 4 (14.29%) CCIE
6 3 (10.71%) CCDE
7 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared
7 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) PCI DSS
2 2 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) Cisco
2 6 (21.43%) Juniper
3 4 (14.29%) VMware
4 3 (10.71%) Citrix
4 3 (10.71%) F5
4 3 (10.71%) Fortinet
4 3 (10.71%) Meru Networks
5 2 (7.14%) Brocade
5 2 (7.14%) Palo Alto
6 1 (3.57%) Aruba
6 1 (3.57%) BT
6 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.57%) Google
6 1 (3.57%) Meraki
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle