The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bristol region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 18 25 19
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 57 54 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 7.53% 6.52% 7.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.88% 6.81% 8.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 43 54
Median daily rate £463 £513 £545
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.75% -5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £330 £393
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £597
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 £40.98 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+22.02% +2.43%
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
723 793 893
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 95.51% 95.77% 96.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 490 576 656
Median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 40 49
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £37.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

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 9 December 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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 9 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 Bristol region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 25 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (20.91%) Security Cleared
3 19 (17.27%) TOGAF
4 17 (15.45%) SC Cleared
5 16 (14.55%) Active Directory
6 14 (12.73%) Microsoft
6 14 (12.73%) CISSP
6 14 (12.73%) Information Assurance
6 14 (12.73%) Amazon AWS
7 13 (11.82%) Data Architecture
7 13 (11.82%) Windows
7 13 (11.82%) CRM
8 12 (10.91%) Security Architecture
8 12 (10.91%) Dynamics CRM
9 11 (10.00%) LAN
9 11 (10.00%) WAN
9 11 (10.00%) Firewall
9 11 (10.00%) Wireless
9 11 (10.00%) Scrum
9 11 (10.00%) Finance
9 11 (10.00%) Information Security
10 10 (9.09%) Marketing
11 9 (8.18%) SCCM
11 9 (8.18%) Network Security
11 9 (8.18%) Management Information System
12 8 (7.27%) Cisco
12 8 (7.27%) Microsoft Azure
13 7 (6.36%) ArchiMate
13 7 (6.36%) Mobile Device Management
13 7 (6.36%) Cybersecurity

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 5 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (4.55%) MS Exchange
1 5 (4.55%) Mule
2 2 (1.82%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.91%) ArcGIS
3 1 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.91%) CMS
3 1 (0.91%) Liferay
3 1 (0.91%) Mule ESB
3 1 (0.91%) NetWeaver
3 1 (0.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.91%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.91%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (5.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.82%) Windchill
3 1 (0.91%) MS Office
3 1 (0.91%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.91%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 12 (10.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.82%) ENOVIA
2 2 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.82%) Teamcenter
3 1 (0.91%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.91%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.91%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.91%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.91%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.91%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.91%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 14 (12.73%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (7.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.64%) Office 365
4 2 (1.82%) SaaS
5 1 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.91%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.91%) IaaS
5 1 (0.91%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.00%) Firewall
1 11 (10.00%) LAN
1 11 (10.00%) WAN
1 11 (10.00%) Wireless
2 9 (8.18%) Network Security
3 6 (5.45%) SSL
4 5 (4.55%) VPN
5 4 (3.64%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (2.73%) SAN
6 3 (2.73%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.91%) MVNO
7 1 (0.91%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.91%) Value-Added Service
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.45%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.64%) Big Data
3 2 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.82%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.91%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.91%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.91%) GIS
4 1 (0.91%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.91%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.91%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (0.91%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.91%) Spatial Data
4 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.91%) Ant
1 1 (0.91%) Axure RP
1 1 (0.91%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.91%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.91%) JUnit
1 1 (0.91%) Maven
1 1 (0.91%) Rational Rose
1 1 (0.91%) Subversion
1 1 (0.91%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (0.91%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (10.00%) Finance
2 10 (9.09%) Marketing
3 7 (6.36%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.45%) Banking
5 5 (4.55%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.82%) Advertising
6 2 (1.82%) Electronics
6 2 (1.82%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.91%) Legal
7 1 (0.91%) Military
7 1 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.91%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.64%) CSS
1 4 (3.64%) HTML
2 3 (2.73%) hapi
2 3 (2.73%) Node.js
2 3 (2.73%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (1.82%) .NET
3 2 (1.82%) Ajax
3 2 (1.82%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.82%) XML
4 1 (0.91%) CSS3
4 1 (0.91%) EJB
4 1 (0.91%) Flash
4 1 (0.91%) J2EE
4 1 (0.91%) JMS
4 1 (0.91%) JSP
4 1 (0.91%) Middleware
4 1 (0.91%) Oracle ADF
4 1 (0.91%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.91%) SAP Fiori
4 1 (0.91%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.18%) Management Information System
2 6 (5.45%) PKI
3 4 (3.64%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.64%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.64%) Mobile Computing
3 4 (3.64%) Visualisation
4 3 (2.73%) BYOD
4 3 (2.73%) Cryptography
4 3 (2.73%) Data Integration
4 3 (2.73%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (1.82%) CESG
5 2 (1.82%) Reference Data
5 2 (1.82%) User Experience
6 1 (0.91%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.91%) Data Conversion
6 1 (0.91%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.91%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.91%) Fintech
6 1 (0.91%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.91%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.82%) Windows
2 6 (5.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (4.55%) Linux
3 5 (4.55%) Windows 7
3 5 (4.55%) Windows Server
3 5 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (3.64%) Mac OS X
4 4 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.91%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (17.27%) TOGAF
3 14 (12.73%) Information Assurance
4 13 (11.82%) CRM
4 13 (11.82%) Data Architecture
5 12 (10.91%) Security Architecture
6 11 (10.00%) Information Security
6 11 (10.00%) Scrum
7 7 (6.36%) ArchiMate
7 7 (6.36%) Cybersecurity
7 7 (6.36%) Data Management
7 7 (6.36%) Identity Access Management
7 7 (6.36%) Mobile Device Management
7 7 (6.36%) OWASP
7 7 (6.36%) SOA
8 6 (5.45%) Data Modelling
8 6 (5.45%) Information Architecture
8 6 (5.45%) SIEM
9 5 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (4.55%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.55%) SQL
2 4 (3.64%) JavaScript
2 4 (3.64%) Ruby
3 3 (2.73%) Java
4 2 (1.82%) C
4 2 (1.82%) C#
4 2 (1.82%) Perl
4 2 (1.82%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.91%) ABAP
5 1 (0.91%) Clojure
5 1 (0.91%) ES6
5 1 (0.91%) Groovy
5 1 (0.91%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.91%) Python
5 1 (0.91%) Scala
5 1 (0.91%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (20.91%) Security Cleared
2 17 (15.45%) SC Cleared
3 14 (12.73%) CISSP
4 6 (5.45%) ISEB
5 5 (4.55%) Degree
5 5 (4.55%) ISSAP
6 4 (3.64%) CISMP
7 2 (1.82%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (1.82%) CESG Certified Professional
7 2 (1.82%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.91%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.91%) CCA
8 1 (0.91%) CEH
8 1 (0.91%) CISA
8 1 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.91%) CISM
8 1 (0.91%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.73%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.82%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.91%) COBIT
3 1 (0.91%) GxP
3 1 (0.91%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.91%) QA
System Software
1 16 (14.55%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.82%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.82%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.91%) XenApp
4 1 (0.91%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (8.18%) SCCM
2 5 (4.55%) Ansible
2 5 (4.55%) Puppet
3 4 (3.64%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.91%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 14 (12.73%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.27%) Cisco
3 7 (6.36%) VMware
4 5 (4.55%) Google
4 5 (4.55%) Palo Alto
4 5 (4.55%) SAP
5 3 (2.73%) EMC
5 3 (2.73%) Oracle
6 2 (1.82%) PTC
6 2 (1.82%) Siemens
7 1 (0.91%) ATG
7 1 (0.91%) BEA
7 1 (0.91%) Citrix
7 1 (0.91%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.91%) ESRI
7 1 (0.91%) IBM
7 1 (0.91%) Juniper
7 1 (0.91%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.91%) Nokia
7 1 (0.91%) Talend