The first table below looks at the demand for the Network Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Sussex region.

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.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Architect
Rank 43 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Network Architect 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.29% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £469 £450 £385
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +16.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 -
Job Titles Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
319 376 584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 91.67% 96.41% 95.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 249 339
Average daily rate £313 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £146 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 38 22
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.44 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.98 £39.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.48 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.32% -6.89%
Network Architect
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Network Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Architect in the job title across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Architect Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Network Architect
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Network Architect Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Network Architect
Top 25 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region that cited Network Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Network Architect in their job title.

1 7 (100.00%) OSPF
1 7 (100.00%) BGP
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) VLAN
1 7 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 6 (85.71%) Network Design
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
3 5 (71.43%) E-Commerce
3 5 (71.43%) CCIE
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
3 5 (71.43%) DMZ
4 4 (57.14%) Wireless
4 4 (57.14%) CCNP
4 4 (57.14%) LAN
4 4 (57.14%) WLAN
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 4 (57.14%) Lync
5 3 (42.86%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
5 3 (42.86%) Avaya
5 3 (42.86%) Juniper
6 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
6 2 (28.57%) SAP

Network Architect
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region that cited Network Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Network Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (57.14%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) OSPF
1 7 (100.00%) BGP
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) VLAN
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (71.43%) DMZ
4 4 (57.14%) LAN
4 4 (57.14%) WLAN
4 4 (57.14%) Wireless
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 6 (85.71%) Network Design
3 5 (71.43%) E-Commerce
4 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) CCIE
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) CCNP
3 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) Avaya
4 3 (42.86%) Juniper
5 2 (28.57%) SAP