The table below looks at the statistics for Network Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Architecture over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Architecture
Rank 64 65 69
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Contract jobs citing Network Architecture 1 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.17% 1.18% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 1.50% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 1
Median daily rate £380 £575 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.91% +64.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £394 £438
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.42 £33.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+37.62% +131.57%
Network Architecture
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
462 599 570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 78.57% 78.30% 76.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 324 369 364
Median daily rate £375 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 18 10
Median hourly rate £35.00 £18.90 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.18% -24.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.85 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £34.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

Network Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales region citing Network Architecture as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Network Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Network Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Network Architecture Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Network Architecture
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 Architecture within the Wales region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
South Wales -5 1 £380 -33.91%
Network Architecture
UK

Network Architecture
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Network Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Network Architecture.

1 6 (100.00%) DHCP
1 6 (100.00%) VPN
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 6 (100.00%) VLAN
1 6 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) F5
1 6 (100.00%) Security Hardening
2 5 (83.33%) DMZ
2 5 (83.33%) DNS

Network Architecture
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 6 (100.00%) DHCP
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) VLAN
1 6 (100.00%) VPN
2 5 (83.33%) DMZ
2 5 (83.33%) DNS
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Network Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Voice Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Voice Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Voice Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Security Hardening
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) F5