The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for Network Architecture skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Network Architecture over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the 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 Architecture
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 116 143 130
Rank change year-on-year +27 -13  
Contract jobs citing Network Architecture 3 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.15% 0.072% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.083% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
Median daily rate £250 £350 £123
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.57% +185.71%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +2.63% +11.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.69 £47.83 £33.50
% change year-on-year -19.10% +42.77%  

Network Architecture is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1699 2399 2475
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 84.44% 86.51% 83.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1112 1668 1729
Median daily rate £413 £425 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +16.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £570 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 34 55
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.22% -8.82%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.16 £10.52 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.27 £23.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Network Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire citing Network Architecture as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Network Architecture in Yorkshire

Network Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Architecture in Yorkshire

Network Architecture
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Architecture in Yorkshire

Network Architecture
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 Architecture within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
West Yorkshire +18 2 £250 -28.57% 1
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
Network Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Network Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Network Architecture.

1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) OOP
2 2 (40.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (40.00%) Sitecore
2 2 (40.00%) Apache Solr
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (40.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Microservices
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) SOA
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) CMS
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Ajax

Network Architecture
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Solr
1 2 (40.00%) CMS
1 2 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (40.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) 2G
1 1 (20.00%) 3G
1 1 (20.00%) 4G
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) GPRS
1 1 (20.00%) HSPA
1 1 (20.00%) VoIP
1 1 (20.00%) VoLTE
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
1 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) AWS Architect
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Lead .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Optimisation Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Radio Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) Ajax
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (40.00%) jQuery
1 2 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (20.00%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (40.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (40.00%) Microservices
1 2 (40.00%) MVC
1 2 (40.00%) OOP
1 2 (40.00%) Scrum
1 2 (40.00%) SOA
1 2 (40.00%) SOLID
1 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (20.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Ericsson
2 1 (20.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (20.00%) Juniper
2 1 (20.00%) Mapinfo
2 1 (20.00%) Meraki
2 1 (20.00%) Nokia Networks
2 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (20.00%) Remedy
2 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds