Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 17 November 2018 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 101 94
Rank change year-on-year +4 -7 +8
Contract jobs citing Network Architecture 6 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.37% 0.19% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.23% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 4
Hertfordshire median daily rate £450 £367 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.70% -17.35% +59.91%
10th Percentile £428 £315 £362
90th Percentile £504 £425 £585
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £444
% change year-on-year +5.88% -4.23% +7.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - £22.50

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,328 1,287 1,088
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 81.62% 81.92% 78.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 806 650 620
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £400 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £205 £202 £220
90th Percentile £569 £575 £538
East of England median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 71 60
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.60 £17.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.57% -26.32% +13.08%
10th Percentile £12.79 £13.00 £10.68
90th Percentile £48.25 £46.50 £53.75
East of England median hourly rate £17.70 £28.75 £31.00
% change year-on-year -38.43% -7.26% +31.91%

Network Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing Network Architecture as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Network Architecture in Hertfordshire

Network Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Architecture in Hertfordshire

Network Architecture
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Architecture in Hertfordshire

Network Architecture
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2018. 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
Hemel Hempstead - 3 £450 -
Hatfield - 2 £438 - 1
Stevenage -8 1 - -
Network Architecture
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Network Architecture also mentioned 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Network Architecture.

1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) Feasibility Study
2 2 (33.33%) IT Strategy
2 2 (33.33%) 802.1X
2 2 (33.33%) VPN
2 2 (33.33%) OSPF
2 2 (33.33%) BGP
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) CCIE
3 1 (16.67%) CCNP
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Dell
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) MPLS
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall

Network Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) BGP
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) OSPF
1 2 (33.33%) VPN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
2 1 (16.67%) IPsec
2 1 (16.67%) Junos
2 1 (16.67%) MPLS
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) Spanning Tree
2 1 (16.67%) SSL
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) VLAN
2 1 (16.67%) VoIP
2 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (16.67%) Wireless
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Network Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Network Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Network Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Network Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Feasibility Study
2 2 (33.33%) IT Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Coaching
3 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Network Management
3 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Network Virtualisation
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Perl
1 1 (16.67%) Python
1 1 (16.67%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCIE
1 1 (16.67%) CCIE Data Center
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) Dell
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Juniper
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) VMware