The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cheltenham region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 16 11 26
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +15
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 7 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 6.67% 9.00% 5.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.86% 9.57% 5.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 2
Median daily rate £506 £400 £563
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.56% -28.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £380 £533
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £515 £593
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 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+36.98% -8.75%
Architect
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheltenham 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
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
102 94 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 97.14% 94.00% 95.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 56 78
Median daily rate £360 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £110 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £521
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 4 11
Median hourly rate £18.75 £42.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.88% +84.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £40.00 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 £43.50 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.71
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +8.21%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 4 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 Cheltenham region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) GAP Analysis
2 5 (27.78%) CRM
2 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
2 5 (27.78%) Process Architecture
3 3 (16.67%) DevOps
3 3 (16.67%) DV Cleared
3 3 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (16.67%) Java
3 3 (16.67%) .NET
3 3 (16.67%) C#
3 3 (16.67%) Windows
3 3 (16.67%) Linux
3 3 (16.67%) Finance
4 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (11.11%) JSON
4 2 (11.11%) JIRA
4 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
4 2 (11.11%) Atlassian
4 2 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (11.11%) Solaris
4 2 (11.11%) C++
4 2 (11.11%) Web Services
4 2 (11.11%) HipChat
4 2 (11.11%) MuleSoft
4 2 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (11.11%) Bitbucket
4 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 2 (11.11%) Confluence

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 (11.11%) Confluence
2 1 (5.56%) Mule
2 1 (5.56%) Mule ESB
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) HipChat
2 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) AMQP
1 1 (5.56%) Firewall
1 1 (5.56%) HTTP
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
1 1 (5.56%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (11.11%) Bitbucket
1 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 2 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.56%) IntelliJ
2 1 (5.56%) NetBeans
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Electronics
2 1 (5.56%) Legal
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) .NET
2 2 (11.11%) JSON
2 2 (11.11%) Web Services
3 1 (5.56%) JDBC
3 1 (5.56%) JMS
3 1 (5.56%) Middleware
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (5.56%) REST
3 1 (5.56%) SOAP
3 1 (5.56%) UDDI
3 1 (5.56%) WSDL
3 1 (5.56%) XML
3 1 (5.56%) XSD
3 1 (5.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) User Experience
1 1 (5.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Solaris
3 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) CRM
2 5 (27.78%) GAP Analysis
2 5 (27.78%) Process Architecture
3 3 (16.67%) DevOps
4 2 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
4 2 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (5.56%) Benchmarking
5 1 (5.56%) Content Management
5 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Data Security
5 1 (5.56%) Migration
5 1 (5.56%) MODAF
5 1 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Scrum
5 1 (5.56%) TDD
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (5.56%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) C#
1 3 (16.67%) Java
2 2 (11.11%) C++
3 1 (5.56%) Apex Code
3 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
2 3 (16.67%) DV Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (11.11%) Atlassian
2 2 (11.11%) MuleSoft
3 1 (5.56%) Apple
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) SAP