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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Technical Architect
Rank 631 630 614
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Network Technical Architect 12 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.020% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.021% 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 6
Median daily rate £550 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.82% +2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £445 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £500 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £590 £488 £475
% change year-on-year
+21.02% +2.63%
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
50276 53000 51116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.79% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 32796 33319 31430
Median daily rate £425 £400 £397
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1494 2025 2060
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £39.43
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

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 26 June 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 11 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 26 June 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 +9 11 £550 +12.82% 2
South East +15 9 £590 - 2
Hampshire - 5 £500 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £650 -
London +15 2 £550 +19.24%
Gosport - 2 £530 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - - 1
Milton Keynes - 1 - - 1
Winchester - 1 £450 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -

Network Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 (71.43%) LAN
2 13 (61.90%) WAN
3 11 (52.38%) Network Design
3 11 (52.38%) Data Centre
4 10 (47.62%) Cisco
5 8 (38.10%) Service Management
6 7 (33.33%) Network Security
7 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
7 6 (28.57%) Migration
7 6 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (28.57%) Unix
8 5 (23.81%) VoIP
8 5 (23.81%) CCIE
8 5 (23.81%) MPLS
8 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
8 5 (23.81%) Network Architecture
9 4 (19.05%) Degree
9 4 (19.05%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
10 3 (14.29%) Back Office
10 3 (14.29%) Frame Relay
10 3 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 3 (14.29%) DWDM
10 3 (14.29%) Change Management
10 3 (14.29%) Juniper
10 3 (14.29%) IBM
10 3 (14.29%) SDH
10 3 (14.29%) SLA
10 3 (14.29%) VPN
10 3 (14.29%) WLAN

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%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (71.43%) LAN
2 13 (61.90%) WAN
3 7 (33.33%) Network Security
4 5 (23.81%) MPLS
4 5 (23.81%) VoIP
5 4 (19.05%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (14.29%) ATM
6 3 (14.29%) DWDM
6 3 (14.29%) Frame Relay
6 3 (14.29%) SDH
6 3 (14.29%) Unified Communications
6 3 (14.29%) VPN
6 3 (14.29%) WLAN
6 3 (14.29%) xDSL
7 2 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (9.52%) DNS
7 2 (9.52%) Multicast
7 2 (9.52%) SAN
7 2 (9.52%) VLAN
General
1 3 (14.29%) Back Office
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Local Government
3 1 (4.76%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) .NET
1 3 (14.29%) HTML
1 3 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (52.38%) Data Centre
2 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 3 (14.29%) LPAR
2 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Smart Meter
3 1 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Unix
2 3 (14.29%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Network Design
2 8 (38.10%) Service Management
3 6 (28.57%) Migration
4 5 (23.81%) Network Architecture
5 3 (14.29%) Change Management
5 3 (14.29%) Data Protection
5 3 (14.29%) Project Planning
5 3 (14.29%) SOA
5 3 (14.29%) Time Management
6 2 (9.52%) Business Development
6 2 (9.52%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (9.52%) Project Management
6 2 (9.52%) Security Architecture
6 2 (9.52%) Server Virtualisation
6 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.52%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (4.76%) Business Analysis
7 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (4.76%) Requirements Management
7 1 (4.76%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) C#
1 3 (14.29%) C++
1 3 (14.29%) Java
1 3 (14.29%) Perl
1 3 (14.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 5 (23.81%) CCIE
2 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
3 4 (19.05%) Degree
4 1 (4.76%) CCNP
4 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Cisco
2 3 (14.29%) Brocade
2 3 (14.29%) IBM
2 3 (14.29%) Juniper
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (9.52%) Avaya
3 2 (9.52%) F5
3 2 (9.52%) HP
3 2 (9.52%) Huawei
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) NetApp
3 2 (9.52%) Riverbed