The first table below looks at the demand for the Network Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire 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 16 April 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 Yorkshire 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Architect
Rank 107 91 92
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Network Architect 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.055% 0.074% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.078% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £430 £438
% change year-on-year
+7.55% -1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1708 1280 1689
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 93.23% 94.74% 94.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1105 636 873
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £195 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 78 76
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £34.00 £24.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Network Architect
Yorkshire

Network Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Network Architect Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Network Architect
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Network Architect Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Network Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Network Architect across the West Yorkshire region.

Network Architect Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Network Architect
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Architect within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

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on Same Period
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Network Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 6 (66.67%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
3 4 (44.44%) Network Design
3 4 (44.44%) Network Architecture
4 3 (33.33%) Migration
4 3 (33.33%) LAN
4 3 (33.33%) WAN
4 3 (33.33%) CCIE
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (33.33%) Project Management
4 3 (33.33%) Firewall
5 2 (22.22%) Wireless
5 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) DNS
5 2 (22.22%) IPv4
5 2 (22.22%) IPv6
5 2 (22.22%) SNMP
5 2 (22.22%) Marketing
5 2 (22.22%) Network Management
5 2 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (22.22%) Multicast
6 1 (11.11%) HSRP
6 1 (11.11%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) VLAN
6 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
6 1 (11.11%) Network Security
6 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (11.11%) Banking
6 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution

Network Architect
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
2 3 (33.33%) LAN
2 3 (33.33%) WAN
2 3 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) Wireless
3 2 (22.22%) DNS
3 2 (22.22%) IPv4
3 2 (22.22%) IPv6
3 2 (22.22%) SNMP
3 2 (22.22%) Multicast
4 1 (11.11%) HSRP
4 1 (11.11%) VLAN
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (11.11%) VPN
4 1 (11.11%) MPLS
4 1 (11.11%) OSPF
4 1 (11.11%) BGP
4 1 (11.11%) EIGRP
General
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Network Design
1 4 (44.44%) Network Architecture
2 3 (33.33%) Migration
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Network Management
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (11.11%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) CCIE
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint