Period
to 21 May 2019

The median contractor rate for a Network Architect was £506 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 21 May 2019.

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
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 132 154 128
Rank change year-on-year +22 -26 -
Contract jobs requiring a Network Architect 7 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.27% 0.16% 0.089%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.17% 0.095%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 2
Surrey median daily rate £506 £550 £613
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.95% -10.20% -
10th Percentile £461 £453 £539
90th Percentile £556 £590 £676
South East median daily rate £519 £500 £505
% change year-on-year +3.75% -1.04% +0.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £55.00 £27.38
% change year-on-year - +100.88% -34.81%

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 2,386 2,877 2,115
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.72% 94.73% 94.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,687 2,012 1,399
Surrey median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.76% -
10th Percentile £309 £292 £238
90th Percentile £625 £594 £570
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 69 81
Surrey median hourly rate £18.19 £22.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.16% +21.62% -19.57%
10th Percentile £12.24 £11.17 £12.50
90th Percentile £52.50 £51.50 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +22.86% - -6.67%

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
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 21 May 2019. 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
Staines - 3 £485 -
Egham - 1 £550 -
Network Architect
South East

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

For the 6 months to 21 May 2019, 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 7 (100.00%) CCNP
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) F5
3 4 (57.14%) Network Design
4 3 (42.86%) Network Security
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (42.86%) CCIE
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (42.86%) FortiGate
5 2 (28.57%) Skype for Business
5 2 (28.57%) Palo Alto
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco Wireless
5 2 (28.57%) Service Design
5 2 (28.57%) Avaya
5 2 (28.57%) Juniper
5 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
5 2 (28.57%) MPLS
5 2 (28.57%) CCNA
5 2 (28.57%) CCDA
5 2 (28.57%) CCDP
5 2 (28.57%) JNCIP
5 2 (28.57%) JNCIE
5 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
5 2 (28.57%) WAN
5 2 (28.57%) CCSE
5 2 (28.57%) Wireless
5 2 (28.57%) CCSA
6 1 (14.29%) Advertising

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 (28.57%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (42.86%) Network Security
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Wireless
3 2 (28.57%) MPLS
3 2 (28.57%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) Wireless
General
1 1 (14.29%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Network Design
2 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
2 2 (28.57%) Service Design
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) IT Strategy
3 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Process Management
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) CCNP
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) CCIE
3 2 (28.57%) CCDA
3 2 (28.57%) CCDP
3 2 (28.57%) CCNA
3 2 (28.57%) CCSA
3 2 (28.57%) CCSE
3 2 (28.57%) JNCIE
3 2 (28.57%) JNCIP
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) F5
3 2 (28.57%) Avaya
3 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
3 2 (28.57%) Juniper
3 2 (28.57%) Palo Alto