Period
to 19 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 19 April 2019 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
19 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 95 92 88
Rank change year-on-year -3 -4 +4
Contract jobs citing Network Architecture 7 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.46% 0.078% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.091% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Reading median daily rate £383 - £425
10th Percentile £333 - £413
90th Percentile £451 - £438
Berkshire median daily rate £481 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +6.94% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Reading with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,313 1,096 1,130
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 86.32% 84.96% 81.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 774 674 566
Reading median daily rate £463 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £311 £263 £228
90th Percentile £625 £600 £550
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 27 40
Reading median hourly rate £42.50 £16.50 £17.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +157.58% -7.51% -35.13%
10th Percentile £16.25 £11.25 £13.00
90th Percentile £56.75 £49.25 £57.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year +18.64% -4.84% -13.89%

Network Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Architecture in Reading

Network Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Architecture in Reading

Network Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Network Architecture in Reading over the 6 months to 19 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Network Architecture in Reading

Network Architecture
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Architecture in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 April 2019, 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 Reading region with a requirement for Network Architecture.

1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (57.14%) IaaS
2 4 (57.14%) Public Cloud
2 4 (57.14%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) DNS
4 2 (28.57%) Migration
4 2 (28.57%) Clustering
4 2 (28.57%) C
4 2 (28.57%) DHCP
4 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 2 (28.57%) SCCM
4 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
5 1 (14.29%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (14.29%) 5G
5 1 (14.29%) Creative Thinking
5 1 (14.29%) Customer-Centricity
5 1 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) Technical Leadership
5 1 (14.29%) Network Security
5 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (14.29%) 2G
5 1 (14.29%) Validation

Network Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Azure Active Directory
1 4 (57.14%) IaaS
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) DHCP
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) 2G
3 1 (14.29%) 3G
3 1 (14.29%) 4G
3 1 (14.29%) 5G
3 1 (14.29%) BGP
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security
3 1 (14.29%) SNMP
3 1 (14.29%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) VoIP
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Mandarin Language
2 1 (14.29%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Azure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Field Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cloud Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Post-Sales Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Presales Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Sales Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) SCCM Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior IT Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Public Cloud
2 2 (28.57%) Clustering
3 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 1 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) BCP
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Creative Thinking
2 1 (14.29%) Customer-Centricity
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
2 1 (14.29%) Presales
2 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Leadership
2 1 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
2 2 (28.57%) C
3 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCNP
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco