The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 28 16 22
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +6
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 47 67 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 5.50% 7.77% 7.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.69% 8.14% 7.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 45 38
Average daily rate £495 £515 £464
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.88% +11.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £390 £393
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £590 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £485
% change year-on-year
- +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £53.81 £40.50 £44.63
% change year-on-year
+32.87% -9.24%
Architect
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
826 823 743
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 96.72% 95.48% 95.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 595 603 492
Average daily rate £363 £380 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.60% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £510 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 22 48
Average hourly rate £30.00 £13.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+122.22% -3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.30 £46.25 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region that cited 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 Architect in their job title.

1 28 (28.00%) Telecoms
2 21 (21.00%) SOA
3 20 (20.00%) CRM
4 17 (17.00%) TOGAF
5 16 (16.00%) Finance
6 15 (15.00%) Migration
6 15 (15.00%) Business Transformation
7 14 (14.00%) Business Analysis
7 14 (14.00%) Data Migration
8 13 (13.00%) Technical Architecture
8 13 (13.00%) Data Modelling
9 12 (12.00%) Enterprise Architecture
10 11 (11.00%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (11.00%) Microsoft
11 10 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
11 10 (10.00%) E-Commerce
11 10 (10.00%) EAI
11 10 (10.00%) Visualisation
12 9 (9.00%) Logical Data Model
12 9 (9.00%) SharePoint
12 9 (9.00%) ETL
13 8 (8.00%) Billing
13 8 (8.00%) Data Analysis
13 8 (8.00%) ITIL
13 8 (8.00%) UML
13 8 (8.00%) MVNO
13 8 (8.00%) Data Visualisation
13 8 (8.00%) Big Data
14 7 (7.00%) REST
14 7 (7.00%) Analytics

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region that cited 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 Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (9.00%) SharePoint
2 7 (7.00%) Mule
3 6 (6.00%) CMS
3 6 (6.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.00%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.00%) Apache
5 1 (1.00%) Confluence
5 1 (1.00%) IIS
5 1 (1.00%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (3.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (6.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.00%) BigMachines
2 1 (1.00%) Primavera
2 1 (1.00%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.00%) MVNO
2 4 (4.00%) LAN
3 3 (3.00%) Firewall
3 3 (3.00%) MPLS
4 2 (2.00%) LTE
4 2 (2.00%) Network Security
4 2 (2.00%) RSVP
4 2 (2.00%) VoIP
4 2 (2.00%) VPN
4 2 (2.00%) WAN
5 1 (1.00%) 3GPP
5 1 (1.00%) 4G
5 1 (1.00%) ADSL
5 1 (1.00%) Broadband
5 1 (1.00%) NAS
5 1 (1.00%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (1.00%) SNMP
5 1 (1.00%) WCDMA
5 1 (1.00%) Wireshark
5 1 (1.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (8.00%) Big Data
3 1 (1.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.00%) QlikView
3 1 (1.00%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 5 (5.00%) JIRA
2 3 (3.00%) Rational Rose
3 1 (1.00%) Subversion
General
1 28 (28.00%) Telecoms
2 16 (16.00%) Finance
3 8 (8.00%) Billing
4 6 (6.00%) Retail
5 2 (2.00%) Aerospace
5 2 (2.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.00%) REST
2 6 (6.00%) OAuth
2 6 (6.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 4 (4.00%) J2EE
4 3 (3.00%) .NET
4 3 (3.00%) HTML
4 3 (3.00%) XML
5 2 (2.00%) EJB
5 2 (2.00%) JSP
5 2 (2.00%) Web Services
6 1 (1.00%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.00%) Itk
6 1 (1.00%) RESTful
6 1 (1.00%) SOAP
6 1 (1.00%) Spring
6 1 (1.00%) Swing
6 1 (1.00%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
6 1 (1.00%) XSL
6 1 (1.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.00%) Visualisation
2 7 (7.00%) Data Integration
2 7 (7.00%) IVR
3 5 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.00%) Data Centre
4 4 (4.00%) User Experience
5 3 (3.00%) NHS
6 2 (2.00%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.00%) Clustering
7 1 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.00%) Frameworx
7 1 (1.00%) Health Informatics
7 1 (1.00%) Informatics
7 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.00%) Unix
2 1 (1.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (21.00%) SOA
2 20 (20.00%) CRM
3 17 (17.00%) TOGAF
4 15 (15.00%) Business Transformation
4 15 (15.00%) Migration
5 14 (14.00%) Business Analysis
5 14 (14.00%) Data Migration
6 13 (13.00%) Data Modelling
6 13 (13.00%) Technical Architecture
7 12 (12.00%) Enterprise Architecture
8 11 (11.00%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (10.00%) EAI
9 10 (10.00%) E-Commerce
10 9 (9.00%) ETL
10 9 (9.00%) Logical Data Model
11 8 (8.00%) Data Analysis
11 8 (8.00%) Data Visualisation
11 8 (8.00%) ITIL
11 8 (8.00%) UML
12 7 (7.00%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.00%) Ruby
1 6 (6.00%) SQL
2 4 (4.00%) Java
3 2 (2.00%) C
4 1 (1.00%) C#
4 1 (1.00%) C++
4 1 (1.00%) Perl
4 1 (1.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (7.00%) Degree
2 6 (6.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (2.00%) ISEB
3 2 (2.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.00%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.00%) logstash
1 1 (1.00%) Nagios
1 1 (1.00%) SCCM
1 1 (1.00%) SCOM
1 1 (1.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (1.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.00%) ZABBIX
1 1 (1.00%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 11 (11.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.00%) hybris
2 6 (6.00%) IBM
3 4 (4.00%) Rally
4 3 (3.00%) ATG
4 3 (3.00%) Demandware
5 2 (2.00%) EMC
5 2 (2.00%) Oracle
6 1 (1.00%) Altiris
6 1 (1.00%) BMC
6 1 (1.00%) CA
6 1 (1.00%) Ericsson
6 1 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.00%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.00%) Siemens
6 1 (1.00%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.00%) Splunk
6 1 (1.00%) Tableau
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