Period
to 18 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a Network Architect was £650 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 18 December 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 Architect
South East > Surrey
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 148 136 114
Rank change year-on-year -12 -22 +31
Contract jobs requiring a Network Architect 10 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.30% 0.39% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.41% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 13
Surrey median daily rate £650 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% +2.63% -5.00%
10th Percentile £513 £430 £413
90th Percentile £680 £590 £552
South East median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - £52.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Contract vacancies in Surrey with a recognized job title 3,117 2,685 2,073
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.17% 94.74% 95.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,211 1,909 1,346
Surrey median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £185
90th Percentile £606 £575 £575
South East median daily rate £425 £424 £400
% change year-on-year +0.18% +6.06% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 87 113
Surrey median hourly rate £24.25 £17.00 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.65% -21.84% +8.75%
10th Percentile £12.85 £11.62 £12.30
90th Percentile £51.00 £47.63 £44.85
South East median hourly rate £20.08 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +11.53% -5.26% +8.57%

Network Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Architect in Surrey

Network Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Architect in Surrey

Network Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Network Architect in Surrey over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Network Architect in Surrey

Network Architect
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Architect within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 18 December 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
Redhill - 1 £650 -
Network Architect
South East

Network Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, Network 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 Surrey region featuring Network Architect in the job title.

1 8 (80.00%) Firewall
2 7 (70.00%) WAN
2 7 (70.00%) Network Security
3 5 (50.00%) GDPR
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco
3 5 (50.00%) CCIE
3 5 (50.00%) CCNP
3 5 (50.00%) CCNA
3 5 (50.00%) CISSP
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (50.00%) Middleware
3 5 (50.00%) MPLS
3 5 (50.00%) Wireless
3 5 (50.00%) Finance
3 5 (50.00%) CISA
3 5 (50.00%) CISM
4 4 (40.00%) VPN
4 4 (40.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (40.00%) OWASP
4 4 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (40.00%) NIST 800
5 3 (30.00%) Kanban
5 3 (30.00%) Security Architecture
5 3 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (30.00%) OSPF
5 3 (30.00%) BGP
5 3 (30.00%) Scrum
5 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint

Network Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) Firewall
2 7 (70.00%) Network Security
2 7 (70.00%) WAN
3 5 (50.00%) MPLS
3 5 (50.00%) Wireless
4 4 (40.00%) VPN
5 3 (30.00%) BGP
5 3 (30.00%) OSPF
5 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
7 1 (10.00%) DNS
7 1 (10.00%) LAN
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) OWASP
2 3 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (30.00%) Kanban
2 3 (30.00%) Scrum
2 3 (30.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) CCIE
1 5 (50.00%) CCNA
1 5 (50.00%) CCNP
1 5 (50.00%) CISA
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (50.00%) CISM
1 5 (50.00%) CISSP
2 2 (20.00%) CCDA
2 2 (20.00%) CCDP
2 2 (20.00%) CCIE Data Center
2 2 (20.00%) CCSA
2 2 (20.00%) CCSE
2 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) JNCIE
2 2 (20.00%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) GDPR
2 4 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (40.00%) NIST 800
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (20.00%) Avaya
3 2 (20.00%) F5
3 2 (20.00%) Juniper
3 2 (20.00%) Palo Alto