Period
to 9 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a Network Architect was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 6 months to 9 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
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 66 58
Rank change year-on-year -10 -8 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Network Architect 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.11% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.15% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Swindon median daily rate - - £525
Wiltshire median daily rate £538 £519 £525
% change year-on-year +3.56% -1.14% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon. 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
Swindon
Contract vacancies in Swindon with a recognized job title 849 679 635
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.97% 93.66% 95.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 605 507 468
Swindon median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.06% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £276 £281 £261
90th Percentile £650 £575 £575
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £420 £388
% change year-on-year +7.14% +8.39% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 16 4
Swindon median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -17.65% +21.45%
10th Percentile £13.79 £13.00 £18.50
90th Percentile £47.50 £30.25 £24.55
Wiltshire median hourly rate £42.00 £27.25 £38.50
% change year-on-year +54.13% -29.22% +52.48%

Network Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Architect in Swindon

Network Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Architect in Swindon

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

For the 6 months to 9 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 Swindon region featuring Network Architect in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCIE
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) DMVPN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) Spine.js
1 1 (100.00%) Multicast
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) VXLAN

Network Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 (100.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) DMVPN
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Multicast
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) VXLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Sonatype Nexus
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Spine.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) Network Virtualisation
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCIE
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) VMware