The median contractor rate for a Network Architect was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 3 months to 22 April 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
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
22 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 141 -
Rank change year-on-year +19 -  
Contract jobs requiring a Network Architect 1 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.047% 0.17% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Median daily rate £425 £387 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.81% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £452 £444
% change year-on-year +10.61% +1.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £42.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year -34.80% +33.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. 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
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2080 2793 2766
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 97.11% 96.21% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1303 1917 1740
Median daily rate £390 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 103 134
Median hourly rate £12.50 £13.81 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.48% +10.48%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.24 £40.50 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.28 £16.72
% change year-on-year -4.24% +9.30%  

Network Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Architect in Yorkshire

Network Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Architect in Yorkshire

Network Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Architect in Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Architect in Yorkshire

Network Architect
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Yorkshire - 1 £425 -
Network Architect
England

Network Architect Skill Set
Top 19 Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 Yorkshire region featuring Network Architect in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (25.00%) CCIE
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Intranet
4 1 (25.00%) MPLS

Network Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (25.00%) Intranet
2 1 (25.00%) MPLS
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCIE
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) VMware