The median contractor rate for a Network Architect was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 3 months to 30 March 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 West / Wiltshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 62 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 -  
Contract jobs requiring a Network Architect 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.15% 0.31% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.32% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £525 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £475 £438
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £55.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year -50.21% +74.60%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 612 622 683
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 94.59% 94.96% 96.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 404 415 446
Median daily rate £405 £375 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.00% -7.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 24 23
Median hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +125.80%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.43 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76%  

Network Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire that featured Network Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Network Architect in Wiltshire

Network Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Architect in Wiltshire

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Wiltshire region featuring Network Architect in the job title.

1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Smartcard
2 2 (33.33%) Server Hardening
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Juniper
2 2 (33.33%) PKI
2 2 (33.33%) Brocade
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Opsview
3 1 (16.67%) F5
3 1 (16.67%) Splunk
3 1 (16.67%) ArcSight
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) Nagios
3 1 (16.67%) Middleware
3 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
3 1 (16.67%) ATM
3 1 (16.67%) Unix

Network Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) ATM
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
2 1 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (16.67%) Frame Relay
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Client/Server
1 2 (33.33%) PKI
1 2 (33.33%) Smartcard
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Server Hardening
2 1 (16.67%) Domain Models
2 1 (16.67%) eTOM
2 1 (16.67%) Network Design
2 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
2 1 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team Management
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Nagios
1 1 (16.67%) Opsview
1 1 (16.67%) QRadar
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Brocade
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
1 2 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (16.67%) ArcSight
2 1 (16.67%) BT
2 1 (16.67%) F5
2 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
2 1 (16.67%) Splunk