Period
to 16 July 2018

The median contractor rate for a Network Design Architect was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

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.

Network Design Architect
England > London
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 632 588 617
Rank change year-on-year -44 +29 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Network Design Architect 2 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.004% 0.010% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.010% 0.005%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
London median daily rate £450 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% - +14.46%
10th Percentile £425 £393 £424
90th Percentile £475 £558 £516
England median daily rate £575 £475 £488
% change year-on-year +21.05% -2.56% +21.88%
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 43,896 39,747 43,277
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.74% 95.11% 95.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 31,768 28,280 31,143
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £304 £285
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
England median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 650 514 509
London median hourly rate £21.50 £21.25 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.18% +11.84% -4.26%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.50 £10.60
90th Percentile £50.57 £50.00 £46.75
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +1.08% -2.63% +8.57%

Network Design Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Design Architect in London

Network Design Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Design Architect in London

Network Design Architect
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Design Architect within the London region over the 6 months to 16 July 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
South London - 1 £450 -
Network Design Architect
England

Network Design Architect Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, Network Design Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region featuring Network Design Architect in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Network Management
2 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (50.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Intranet
2 1 (50.00%) Internet

Network Design 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) Intranet
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Network Management
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper
1 1 (50.00%) Palo Alto