The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Croydon region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 29 19 12
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -7
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 16 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 5.88% 7.97% 6.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.15% 8.27% 6.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 5
Median daily rate £513 £525 £610
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.38% -13.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £480 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £536 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £490 £488
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +0.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £59.50 £61.00
% change year-on-year
-24.36% -2.45%
Architect
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Croydon 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
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
260 133 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 95.59% 96.38% 97.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 73 59
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 4
Median hourly rate £15.00 £27.78 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.00% +63.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £27.78 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £30.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Croydon region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 25 (49.02%) ITIL
1 25 (49.02%) ITIL V3
2 24 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (45.10%) Security Cleared
4 20 (39.22%) SC Cleared
5 14 (27.45%) PRINCE2
5 14 (27.45%) ITIL V2
6 13 (25.49%) Mentoring
6 13 (25.49%) Service Delivery
7 12 (23.53%) TOGAF
7 12 (23.53%) MBCS
8 11 (21.57%) Service Design
9 10 (19.61%) Data Modelling
9 10 (19.61%) Information Security
10 9 (17.65%) Project Management
11 8 (15.69%) Data Centre
11 8 (15.69%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (13.73%) Agile Project Management
12 7 (13.73%) SDLC
12 7 (13.73%) Finance
12 7 (13.73%) Java
12 7 (13.73%) Data Integration
13 6 (11.76%) Zachman Framework
13 6 (11.76%) BDD
13 6 (11.76%) TDD
13 6 (11.76%) API Development
13 6 (11.76%) User Stories
13 6 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
14 5 (9.80%) Oracle
14 5 (9.80%) Microsoft

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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 (3.92%) IIS
2 1 (1.96%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.96%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) SAN
1 3 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.92%) Firewall
3 1 (1.96%) LAN
3 1 (1.96%) OSPF
3 1 (1.96%) VLAN
3 1 (1.96%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.96%) Neo4j
2 1 (1.96%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.96%) Gradle
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle APEX
General
1 7 (13.73%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Legal
3 2 (3.92%) Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.84%) HTML
2 3 (5.88%) REST
2 3 (5.88%) Web Services
2 3 (5.88%) XML
2 3 (5.88%) XSL
3 2 (3.92%) Java EE
3 2 (3.92%) Middleware
3 2 (3.92%) RESTful
3 2 (3.92%) SOAP
3 2 (3.92%) Spring Integration
4 1 (1.96%) CSS
4 1 (1.96%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.96%) Lucene
4 1 (1.96%) Sass
4 1 (1.96%) Spring
4 1 (1.96%) Spring Boot
4 1 (1.96%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (15.69%) Data Centre
2 7 (13.73%) Data Integration
3 3 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.88%) Fat Client
3 3 (5.88%) Freedom of Information
3 3 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.88%) Mathematics
3 3 (5.88%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.96%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.96%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.96%) iPad
4 1 (1.96%) Smartcard
4 1 (1.96%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.92%) Windows
1 2 (3.92%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.96%) AIX
2 1 (1.96%) Linux
2 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.96%) SUSE
2 1 (1.96%) Unix
2 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (49.02%) ITIL
1 25 (49.02%) ITIL V3
2 24 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (27.45%) ITIL V2
3 14 (27.45%) PRINCE2
4 13 (25.49%) Mentoring
4 13 (25.49%) Service Delivery
5 12 (23.53%) TOGAF
6 11 (21.57%) Service Design
7 10 (19.61%) Data Modelling
7 10 (19.61%) Information Security
8 9 (17.65%) Project Management
9 7 (13.73%) Agile Project Management
9 7 (13.73%) SDLC
10 6 (11.76%) API Development
10 6 (11.76%) BDD
10 6 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
10 6 (11.76%) TDD
10 6 (11.76%) User Stories
10 6 (11.76%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.73%) Java
2 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 23 (45.10%) Security Cleared
2 20 (39.22%) SC Cleared
3 12 (23.53%) MBCS
4 4 (7.84%) BC Cleared
5 3 (5.88%) Degree
6 2 (3.92%) CCNP
6 2 (3.92%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.92%) MCSE
6 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.96%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.96%) CISA
7 1 (1.96%) CISM
7 1 (1.96%) CISSP
7 1 (1.96%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.96%) IISP
7 1 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.96%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.96%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.96%) ISO27005
2 1 (1.96%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.92%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.96%) Docker
3 1 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.96%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (9.80%) Microsoft
1 5 (9.80%) Oracle
2 4 (7.84%) Guidewire
2 4 (7.84%) VMware
3 3 (5.88%) Citrix
3 3 (5.88%) Sun
4 2 (3.92%) Cisco
4 2 (3.92%) Juniper
5 1 (1.96%) Dell
5 1 (1.96%) EMC
5 1 (1.96%) Facebook
5 1 (1.96%) NetApp
5 1 (1.96%) Progress
5 1 (1.96%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.96%) Teradata