Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Network Architect was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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 > West Sussex
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 84 -
Rank change year-on-year -6 - +64
Contract jobs requiring a Network Architect 4 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.38% 0.24% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.24% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
West Sussex median daily rate £450 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% - -
South East median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. 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
West Sussex
Contract vacancies in West Sussex with a recognized job title 1014 1227 1155
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.30% 96.61% 96.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 601 709 755
West Sussex median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £219 £261 £250
90th Percentile £569 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 62 49
West Sussex median hourly rate £45.00 £34.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.35% +106.06% +3.13%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.29 £11.15
90th Percentile £50.25 £50.00 £45.20
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.63 £18.50
% change year-on-year -8.28% +6.08% +15.63%

Network Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Architect in West Sussex

Network Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Architect in West Sussex

Network Architect
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Gatwick - 3 - -
Crawley -3 1 £450 +28.57%
Network Architect
South East

Network Architect Skill Set
Top 10 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Network Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Sussex region featuring Network Architect in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) SOA
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (75.00%) User Experience
2 3 (75.00%) Publishing

Network Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
General
1 3 (75.00%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (75.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 4 (100.00%) SOA
2 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Architecture
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft