The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 22 June 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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 104 90
Rank change year-on-year +12 -14  
Contract jobs citing Network Architecture 1 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.092% 0.067% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.075% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 5
Median daily rate £250 £350 £123
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.57% +185.71%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.69 £47.83 £33.00
% change year-on-year -19.10% +44.93%  

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 Leeds with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 960 1332 1306
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 88.48% 89.40% 87.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 653 952 967
Median daily rate £403 £425 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.29% +19.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £320 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 21
Median hourly rate £15.25 £14.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.17% -6.45%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.20 £9.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.34 £170.00 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Network Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 Leeds

Network Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Architecture in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Network Architecture.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (66.67%) Sitecore
2 2 (66.67%) CMS
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Solr
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) OOP
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (66.67%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (66.67%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Microservices

Network Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 (66.67%) Apache Solr
1 2 (66.67%) CMS
1 2 (66.67%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (66.67%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) 2G
1 1 (33.33%) 3G
1 1 (33.33%) 4G
1 1 (33.33%) GPRS
1 1 (33.33%) HSPA
1 1 (33.33%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
1 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Lead .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Optimisation Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Radio Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) Ajax
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
1 2 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
1 2 (66.67%) Microservices
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) OOP
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) SOA
1 2 (66.67%) SOLID
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Sitecore
2 1 (33.33%) Ericsson
2 1 (33.33%) Mapinfo
2 1 (33.33%) Nokia Networks
2 1 (33.33%) Remedy