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The median contractor rate for a Network Infrastructure Architect was £522 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 28 June 2022.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Network Infrastructure Architect
Central London > City of London
6 months to
28 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 187 - 142
Rank change year-on-year - - +101
Contract jobs requiring a Network Infrastructure Architect 1 0 1
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.023% - 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% - 0.040%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £511 - £559
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £522 - £568
Median % change year-on-year - - +9.13%
75th Percentile £533 - £576
90th Percentile - - -
Central London median daily rate £522 - £568
% change year-on-year - - +9.13%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
City of London
Contract vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 3,989 2,910 2,530
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.33% 93.87% 93.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,952 2,134 1,901
10th Percentile £360 £350 £306
25th Percentile £463 £450 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £565 £550 £500
Median % change year-on-year +2.73% +10.00% -2.91%
75th Percentile £688 £638 £600
90th Percentile £775 £715 £675
Central London median daily rate £550 £546 £500
% change year-on-year +0.69% +9.25% -2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 38 38
10th Percentile £17.30 £12.26 £12.48
25th Percentile £26.00 £13.97 £14.41
Median hourly rate £43.50 £22.75 £26.22
Median % change year-on-year +91.21% -13.23% +31.10%
75th Percentile £55.25 £31.68 £39.25
90th Percentile £64.45 £39.10 £53.70
Central London median hourly rate £42.50 £22.50 £26.44
% change year-on-year +88.89% -14.90% +32.20%

Network Infrastructure Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Network Infrastructure Architect in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Network Infrastructure Architect in the City of London

Network Infrastructure Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Network Infrastructure Architect in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Network Infrastructure Architect in the City of London

Network Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top 12 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 June 2022, Network Infrastructure Architect contract jobs required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region featuring Network Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Multicast
1 1 (100.00%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre

Network Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Multicast
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint