The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Wales region that had Network Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Architect
Rank 53 71 64
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Network Architect 3 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.48% 0.44% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.46% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 3
Median daily rate £575 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.66% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £443 £403
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £471 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £484 £456 £475
% change year-on-year
+6.02% -3.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £48.50 -
% change year-on-year
-37.62% -
Network Architect
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region. 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
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
616 869 676
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 98.72% 96.34% 97.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 597 472
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £210 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £460 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 45 27
Median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.94 £29.50 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Network Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Wales region that featured Network Architect in the job title.

Network Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Network Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Network Architect across the Wales region.

Network Architect Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Network Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Architect across the Wales region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Network Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Network Architect
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Architect within the Wales region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
West Wales +5 2 £650 +41.30%
South Wales +15 1 £499 +10.88%
Network Architect
UK

Network Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, 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 across the Wales region featuring Network Architect in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) CISSP
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (25.00%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (25.00%) BT
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Network Design
3 1 (25.00%) ISSAP
3 1 (25.00%) CISMP
3 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) RMADS
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless Security
3 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Nokia
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) OSPF
3 1 (25.00%) BGP

Network Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) BGP
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) EIGRP
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) OSPF
3 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless Security
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Change Control
1 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) Network Design
1 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (25.00%) CCDP
2 1 (25.00%) CCIE
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
2 1 (25.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CISMP
2 1 (25.00%) ISSAP
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (25.00%) RMADS
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) BT
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Nokia