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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Technical Architect
UK
Rank 572 611 595
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Network Technical Architect 10 16 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.031% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.033% 0.025%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 9
Median daily rate £425 £513 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.07% +13.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £550 £450
% change year-on-year
-22.72% +22.22%
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
41727 48141 48107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.74% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 27140 30642 30268
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 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1485 1738 1911
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 21 January 2017.

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 12 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 21 January 2017. 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 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 +18 10 £425 -19.04%
London +14 5 - -
South East +13 3 £488 -18.75%
Yorkshire +18 1 £425 +3.65%
Berkshire +15 1 £425 -10.52%
South West +12 1 - -
Hampshire +9 1 - -
Wiltshire +5 1 - -
Leatherhead - 1 £550 -
Surrey - 1 £550 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £425 -
Hook - 1 - -

Network Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 (71.43%) Cisco
2 13 (61.90%) WAN
3 11 (52.38%) Wireless
3 11 (52.38%) Network Security
3 11 (52.38%) Data Centre
4 9 (42.86%) Finance
5 8 (38.10%) Juniper
5 8 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (33.33%) Palo Alto
6 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (33.33%) F5
6 7 (33.33%) Legal
6 7 (33.33%) Firewall
7 6 (28.57%) IPsec
7 6 (28.57%) TOGAF
7 6 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (28.57%) Load Balancing
7 6 (28.57%) Web Services
7 6 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (28.57%) Hyper-V
7 6 (28.57%) Product Management
7 6 (28.57%) Data Protection
7 6 (28.57%) Server Virtualisation
7 6 (28.57%) Hybrid Cloud
7 6 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 5 (23.81%) VPN
8 5 (23.81%) LAN
9 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (19.05%) MPLS
9 4 (19.05%) PCI DSS

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 (4.76%) Apache
1 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (4.76%) IIS
1 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (61.90%) WAN
2 11 (52.38%) Network Security
2 11 (52.38%) Wireless
3 7 (33.33%) Firewall
4 6 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 6 (28.57%) IPsec
5 5 (23.81%) LAN
5 5 (23.81%) VPN
6 4 (19.05%) MPLS
7 3 (14.29%) Internet
8 2 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (9.52%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (9.52%) Cisco Wireless
8 2 (9.52%) DMZ
8 2 (9.52%) EIGRP
8 2 (9.52%) HSRP
8 2 (9.52%) NetScaler
9 1 (4.76%) OSPF
9 1 (4.76%) VXLAN
General
1 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 7 (33.33%) Legal
3 2 (9.52%) Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (52.38%) Data Centre
2 8 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (28.57%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (9.52%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (9.52%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Unix
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Data Protection
1 6 (28.57%) Load Balancing
1 6 (28.57%) Product Management
1 6 (28.57%) Server Virtualisation
1 6 (28.57%) TOGAF
2 3 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (9.52%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (9.52%) Data Security
3 2 (9.52%) ITIL
4 1 (4.76%) Information Security
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL V3
4 1 (4.76%) Network Architecture
4 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.76%) Remediation Plan
4 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.76%) Service Management
4 1 (4.76%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (4.76%) Virtual Team Management
4 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (9.52%) CCDE
2 2 (9.52%) CCIE
2 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) CCNP
3 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (19.05%) PCI DSS
3 2 (9.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 15 (71.43%) Cisco
2 8 (38.10%) Juniper
3 7 (33.33%) F5
3 7 (33.33%) Palo Alto
4 2 (9.52%) Citrix
4 2 (9.52%) Fortinet
4 2 (9.52%) Meru Networks
4 2 (9.52%) VMware
5 1 (4.76%) Brocade
5 1 (4.76%) BT
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle