The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bedfordshire region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 5 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 35 39 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 12.24% 13.31% 18.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.41% 13.98% 19.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 34 66
Median daily rate £523 £563 £581
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.11% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £500 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £36.50 £41.25
% change year-on-year
+36.98% -11.51%
Architect
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
261 279 400
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 91.26% 95.22% 96.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 175 303
Median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £196 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £574 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 36 19
Median hourly rate £12.05 £37.50 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.86% +38.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.12 £14.70 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £50.68 £31.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.08%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Bedfordshire region that featured Architect in the job title.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Architect across the Bedfordshire region.

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Architect
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Luton 0 22 £473 -17.78% 4
Dunstable - 3 £550 -
Architect
East of England

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, 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 Bedfordshire region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 18 (26.09%) SQL Server
1 18 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (24.64%) Enterprise Architecture
2 17 (24.64%) E-Commerce
3 15 (21.74%) SOA
3 15 (21.74%) WAN
3 15 (21.74%) TOGAF
4 13 (18.84%) Oracle
5 12 (17.39%) Migration
5 12 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (15.94%) VMware
6 11 (15.94%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (15.94%) Data Modelling
6 11 (15.94%) Web Services
7 10 (14.49%) SharePoint
7 10 (14.49%) PCI DSS
7 10 (14.49%) Degree
7 10 (14.49%) Amazon AWS
7 10 (14.49%) High Availability
7 10 (14.49%) Data Centre
8 9 (13.04%) Presales
8 9 (13.04%) Virtual Servers
8 9 (13.04%) Document Composition
8 9 (13.04%) NoSQL
8 9 (13.04%) NetScaler
8 9 (13.04%) Linked Data
8 9 (13.04%) IaaS
8 9 (13.04%) Business Development
8 9 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (13.04%) Supplier Management

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 10 (14.49%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.45%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.45%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (7.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.49%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (13.04%) IaaS
3 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (5.80%) Office 365
5 2 (2.90%) SaaS
6 1 (1.45%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (21.74%) WAN
2 9 (13.04%) MPLS
2 9 (13.04%) NetScaler
3 6 (8.70%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (8.70%) DNS
4 5 (7.25%) LAN
5 4 (5.80%) Firewall
6 3 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (4.35%) EIGRP
6 3 (4.35%) HSRP
6 3 (4.35%) VPN
6 3 (4.35%) Wireless
7 1 (1.45%) DHCP
7 1 (1.45%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.04%) NoSQL
3 6 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (7.25%) Data Mart
4 5 (7.25%) MS Access
4 5 (7.25%) OLAP
4 5 (7.25%) OLTP
4 5 (7.25%) Oracle ODI
4 5 (7.25%) Oracle OLAP
4 5 (7.25%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.35%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.90%) Big Data
6 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.45%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.45%) ERwin
1 1 (1.45%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 6 (8.70%) Retail
2 5 (7.25%) Marketing
3 4 (5.80%) Finance
4 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.94%) Web Services
2 9 (13.04%) .NET
3 6 (8.70%) XML
4 1 (1.45%) Middleware
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (1.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.49%) Data Centre
2 9 (13.04%) Linked Data
3 4 (5.80%) Data Integration
4 2 (2.90%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.90%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.45%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.70%) Solaris
1 6 (8.70%) Windows
2 5 (7.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (24.64%) E-Commerce
2 17 (24.64%) Enterprise Architecture
3 15 (21.74%) SOA
3 15 (21.74%) TOGAF
4 12 (17.39%) Migration
4 12 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (15.94%) Data Modelling
6 10 (14.49%) High Availability
7 9 (13.04%) Business Development
7 9 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (13.04%) Document Composition
7 9 (13.04%) Presales
7 9 (13.04%) Supplier Management
8 7 (10.14%) Logical Data Model
8 7 (10.14%) Service Management
9 6 (8.70%) Converged Infrastructure
9 6 (8.70%) Cybersecurity
9 6 (8.70%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.04%) C#
2 6 (8.70%) SQL
3 3 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (14.49%) Degree
2 6 (8.70%) MCITP
2 6 (8.70%) MCSE
2 6 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.35%) CCDE
3 3 (4.35%) CCIE
3 3 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (4.35%) CISSP
3 3 (4.35%) VCAP
3 3 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (2.90%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.49%) PCI DSS
2 4 (5.80%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.90%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (15.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (13.04%) Virtual Servers
3 7 (10.14%) Active Directory
4 6 (8.70%) vSphere
4 6 (8.70%) XenApp
5 3 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (2.90%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (5.80%) SCCM
2 3 (4.35%) FortiGate
2 3 (4.35%) Simpana
Vendors
1 13 (18.84%) Oracle
2 11 (15.94%) VMware
3 9 (13.04%) Citrix
4 8 (11.59%) Microsoft
5 7 (10.14%) Cisco
6 6 (8.70%) 3PAR
6 6 (8.70%) HP
7 5 (7.25%) Teradata
8 3 (4.35%) CommVault
8 3 (4.35%) Fortinet
8 3 (4.35%) Meru Networks
9 2 (2.90%) ArcSight
9 2 (2.90%) Cloudera
9 2 (2.90%) Cyber-Ark
9 2 (2.90%) Hortonworks
9 2 (2.90%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (2.90%) Sitecore
10 1 (1.45%) SAP
10 1 (1.45%) Tableau
10 1 (1.45%) Talend
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