The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 3 months to 29 March 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
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 104 109 113
Rank change year-on-year +5 +4  
Contract jobs citing Network Architecture 8 16 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.43% 0.72% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.90% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 2
Median daily rate £500 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £447 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £447 £394
% change year-on-year +11.85% +13.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £47.83 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +44.93%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £33.17 £33.00
% change year-on-year -17.44% +0.50%  

Network Architecture is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1492 1771 1764
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 79.62% 79.88% 81.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 904 1197 1004
Median daily rate £425 £375 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -2.59%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £280 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 68 86
Median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.84% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.89 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Network Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing Network Architecture as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Network Architecture in Hampshire

Network Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Architecture in Hampshire

Network Architecture
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Architecture in Hampshire

Network Architecture
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Fleet - 2 £506 -
Hook +9 1 £513 +13.88% 1
Network Architecture
South East

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Network Architecture.

1 13 (81.25%) Firewall
2 12 (75.00%) Cisco
3 11 (68.75%) Windows
4 8 (50.00%) Finance
4 8 (50.00%) JBoss
4 8 (50.00%) Apache
4 8 (50.00%) NetApp
4 8 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 8 (50.00%) Tripwire
4 8 (50.00%) Kaspersky
4 8 (50.00%) Gemalto
4 8 (50.00%) Splunk
5 7 (43.75%) PA-DSS
5 7 (43.75%) PCI DSS
5 7 (43.75%) UML
5 7 (43.75%) MS Visio
6 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
6 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (37.50%) Degree
6 6 (37.50%) F5
6 6 (37.50%) DevOps
6 6 (37.50%) Security Operations
7 4 (25.00%) Palo Alto
7 4 (25.00%) ProCurve
7 4 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (25.00%) HP
7 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint
7 4 (25.00%) LAN
7 4 (25.00%) WAN
8 3 (18.75%) Microsoft

Network Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 8 (50.00%) Apache
1 8 (50.00%) JBoss
2 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
2 3 (18.75%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (43.75%) MS Visio
2 3 (18.75%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (18.75%) Office 365
3 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (81.25%) Firewall
2 4 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (25.00%) LAN
2 4 (25.00%) WAN
3 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (6.25%) MPLS
4 1 (6.25%) Network Security
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Architect
2 6 (37.50%) Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (31.25%) Network Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (25.00%) Cisco Architect
4 4 (25.00%) Cisco Network Architect
4 4 (25.00%) IT Architect
4 4 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (18.75%) Network Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Office 365 Architect
5 3 (18.75%) Office 365 Specialist
6 2 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) Network Specialist
7 1 (6.25%) Azure Architect
7 1 (6.25%) Data Architect
7 1 (6.25%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Switch Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (18.75%) Clustering
3 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Windows 10
2 3 (18.75%) Windows 8
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (18.75%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) UML
2 6 (37.50%) DevOps
2 6 (37.50%) Security Operations
3 3 (18.75%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Information Security
4 1 (6.25%) IT Strategy
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (43.75%) PA-DSS
1 7 (43.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
1 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Clustering
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Intune
1 3 (18.75%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Cisco
2 8 (50.00%) Gemalto
2 8 (50.00%) Kaspersky
2 8 (50.00%) NetApp
2 8 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 8 (50.00%) Splunk
2 8 (50.00%) Tripwire
3 6 (37.50%) F5
4 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 4 (25.00%) HP
4 4 (25.00%) Palo Alto
4 4 (25.00%) ProCurve
5 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
Hook, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £275 - £475 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
FT Select
Rate: From £475 to £525 per day
Posted: 5 days ago