Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Network Architecture skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Network Architecture over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the 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 Architecture
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 203 188 196
Rank change year-on-year -15 +8 +4
Contract jobs citing Network Architecture 6 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.12% 0.18% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.23% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 7
East of England median daily rate £425 £444 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.23% +10.94% +52.38%
10th Percentile £326 £362 £251
90th Percentile £568 £585 £460
England median daily rate £475 £500 £458
% change year-on-year -5.00% +9.29% +1.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
East of England median hourly rate - - £43.50
England median hourly rate £50.00 £49.00 £47.83
% change year-on-year +2.04% +2.45% -8.90%

Network Architecture is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4263 3966 4607
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 82.60% 81.39% 78.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2456 2303 2684
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £224 £232
90th Percentile £575 £544 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.47% +5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 317 397
East of England median hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.56% +34.74% -1.53%
10th Percentile £11.53 £13.75 £11.50
90th Percentile £49.75 £47.50 £45.44
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.43 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.76% +8.58% +18.42%

Network Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Network Architecture as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Network Architecture in the East of England

Network Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Network Architecture in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Architecture in the East of England

Network Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Network Architecture in the East of England over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Network Architecture in the East of England

Network Architecture
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Architecture in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Architecture in the East of England

Network Architecture
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -13 3 £367 -17.35%
Bedfordshire - 3 £600 - 1
Network Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Network Architecture.

1 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) Retail
1 3 (50.00%) IT Strategy
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) SDLC
2 2 (33.33%) Secure Coding
2 2 (33.33%) Cryptography
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Android
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (33.33%) Google App Engine
2 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (33.33%) vSphere
2 2 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) VocaLink
2 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 2 (33.33%) vCloud
2 2 (33.33%) OpenStack
2 2 (33.33%) IaaS
2 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) Data Privacy

Network Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (33.33%) Google App Engine
1 2 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (33.33%) IaaS
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Security Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Head of IT
2 1 (16.67%) Head of IT Operations
2 1 (16.67%) Head of Operations
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) AIX
1 2 (33.33%) Android
1 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Solaris
1 2 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (50.00%) IT Strategy
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Cryptography
2 2 (33.33%) Data Privacy
2 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Measurement
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 2 (33.33%) SDLC
2 2 (33.33%) Secure Coding
2 2 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) B2C
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CISM
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 2 (33.33%) vCloud
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (33.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Google
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) VocaLink
3 1 (16.67%) Barracuda Networks
3 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat
3 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (16.67%) Forcepoint
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper