The first table below looks at the demand for Network Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Architecture over the 3 months to 24 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 of the Processes & Methodologies category for the 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Architecture
Rank - 105 -
Contract jobs citing Network Architecture 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire - 0.20% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.28% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate - £115 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £338 £400
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -15.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £27.25 £55.00
% change year-on-year
-52.29% -50.45%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1804 1438 1782
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 71.87% 70.73% 72.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1174 754 953
Average daily rate £350 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 55 43
Average hourly rate £25.00 £22.75 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.89% +37.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.43 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £30.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%
Network Architecture
England

Network Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Architecture across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Network Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Network Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Network Architecture Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Network Architecture
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Network Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Network Architecture
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Architecture within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 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.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
North Yorkshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - - 1
Network Architecture
England

Network Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Network Architecture also 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 that cited Network Architecture.

1 6 (66.67%) Cisco
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (55.56%) CCNP
2 5 (55.56%) Network Security
3 4 (44.44%) Network Design
3 4 (44.44%) CCNA
3 4 (44.44%) LAN
3 4 (44.44%) WAN
4 3 (33.33%) MPLS
4 3 (33.33%) Migration
5 2 (22.22%) VLAN
5 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) HSRP
5 2 (22.22%) OSPF
5 2 (22.22%) BGP
5 2 (22.22%) EIGRP
5 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 2 (22.22%) VPN
5 2 (22.22%) CCIE
6 1 (11.11%) Project Management
6 1 (11.11%) ITIL
6 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
6 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
6 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (11.11%) CCSA
6 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
6 1 (11.11%) Firewall
6 1 (11.11%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Incident Management

Network Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Network Architecture also 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 that cited Network Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Network Security
2 4 (44.44%) LAN
2 4 (44.44%) WAN
3 3 (33.33%) MPLS
4 2 (22.22%) OSPF
4 2 (22.22%) BGP
4 2 (22.22%) EIGRP
4 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 2 (22.22%) VPN
4 2 (22.22%) VLAN
4 2 (22.22%) HSRP
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (11.11%) Firewall
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Network Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Architect
2 4 (44.44%) Network Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Network Design
2 3 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
4 1 (11.11%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (55.56%) CCNP
3 4 (44.44%) CCNA
4 2 (22.22%) CCIE
5 1 (11.11%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint