Period
to 16 December 2017

The median contractor rate for a Core Network Architect was - per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

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.

Core Network Architect
England > London
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 639 - 612
Rank change year-on-year - +612 -
Contract jobs requiring a Core Network Architect 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.004% - 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% - 0.002%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
London median daily rate - - £475
England median daily rate £363 - £498
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in 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
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 44774 42188 43984
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.84% 94.88% 95.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 32516 29974 31023
London median daily rate £500 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £299 £269
90th Percentile £669 £638 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 550 564 667
London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.56 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.26% +2.93% +8.57%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.34 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £50.00
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

Core Network Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Core Network Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Core Network Architect in London

Core Network Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Core Network Architect in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Core Network Architect in London

Core Network Architect Skill Set
Top 13 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, Core Network Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring Core Network Architect in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Broadband
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCIE
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) BT
1 2 (100.00%) Network Design
1 2 (100.00%) JNCIP
1 2 (100.00%) JNCIE

Core Network Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) Broadband
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCIE
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) JNCIE
1 2 (100.00%) JNCIP
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) BT
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper