The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Architect
Rank 53 54 54
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Architect 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.59% 0.17% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.18% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate £500 £363 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £575 £594 £510
% change year-on-year
-3.15% +16.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Senior Architect
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
637 556 508
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 93.95% 91.90% 88.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 398 339 301
Average daily rate £363 £355 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.11% +9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £220 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 30 22
Average hourly rate £12.95 £13.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.38% -10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £10.95 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £22.60 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Senior Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Architect in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Senior Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Senior Architect Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Senior Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Architect across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Senior Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Senior Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Senior Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Senior Architect in their job title.

1 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) SAP IS-U
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
1 1 (25.00%) Financial Modelling
1 1 (25.00%) Smart Meter
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) 3PAR
1 1 (25.00%) Azure SQL Database
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (25.00%) SCOrch
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) MBA
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (25.00%) SSH
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SAP
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL

Senior Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Senior Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Senior Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) FTP
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (25.00%) ICMP
1 1 (25.00%) IKE
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
1 1 (25.00%) IPv4
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) SNMP
1 1 (25.00%) SSH
1 1 (25.00%) Telnet
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Azure SQL Database
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) Financial Modelling
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) MBA
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
1 1 (25.00%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) 3PAR
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) SAP
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