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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 30 20 13
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -7
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 12 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 4.82% 4.96% 6.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.13% 5.38% 7.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 6
Median daily rate £475 £571 £555
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.84% +2.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £548 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £594 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £485
% change year-on-year
- +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £43.15 £50.79
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -15.03%
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
234 130 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 93.98% 92.20% 96.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 87 64
Median daily rate £400 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £220 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £583
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 5
Median hourly rate £15.00 £27.78 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.00% +11.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 29 June 2016.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 29 June 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%) Security Cleared
3 23 (45.10%) SC Cleared
4 21 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (27.45%) ITIL V2
5 14 (27.45%) PRINCE2
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%) Mentoring
10 8 (15.69%) Java
10 8 (15.69%) Data Centre
11 7 (13.73%) Finance
11 7 (13.73%) Information Security
12 6 (11.76%) Zachman Framework
12 6 (11.76%) Project Management
12 6 (11.76%) Data Modelling
13 5 (9.80%) Oracle
13 5 (9.80%) BC Cleared
13 5 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
14 4 (7.84%) SDLC
14 4 (7.84%) BPSS Clearance
14 4 (7.84%) Agile Project Management
14 4 (7.84%) Guidewire
14 4 (7.84%) DV Cleared
14 4 (7.84%) Data Integration
14 4 (7.84%) Information Architecture
14 4 (7.84%) Information Management

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 1 (1.96%) GitHub
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
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 1 (1.96%) Neo4j
1 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
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
3 2 (3.92%) Spring Integration
4 1 (1.96%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (1.96%) Apache Camel
4 1 (1.96%) CSS
4 1 (1.96%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.96%) JMS
4 1 (1.96%) Lucene
4 1 (1.96%) Sass
4 1 (1.96%) Spring Boot
4 1 (1.96%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.84%) Data Integration
4 3 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.88%) Fat Client
4 3 (5.88%) Freedom of Information
4 3 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.88%) Mathematics
4 3 (5.88%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.96%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.96%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.96%) iPad
5 1 (1.96%) Smartcard
5 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 21 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (27.45%) ITIL V2
3 14 (27.45%) PRINCE2
4 13 (25.49%) Service Delivery
5 12 (23.53%) TOGAF
6 11 (21.57%) Service Design
7 10 (19.61%) Mentoring
8 7 (13.73%) Information Security
9 6 (11.76%) Data Modelling
9 6 (11.76%) Project Management
9 6 (11.76%) Zachman Framework
10 4 (7.84%) Agile Project Management
10 4 (7.84%) ERP
10 4 (7.84%) Information Architecture
10 4 (7.84%) Information Management
10 4 (7.84%) SDLC
11 3 (5.88%) BDD
11 3 (5.88%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.69%) Java
2 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 24 (47.06%) Security Cleared
2 23 (45.10%) SC Cleared
3 12 (23.53%) MBCS
4 5 (9.80%) BC Cleared
5 4 (7.84%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (7.84%) DV Cleared
6 3 (5.88%) Degree
7 2 (3.92%) CCNP
7 2 (3.92%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (3.92%) MCSE
7 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.96%) CISA
8 1 (1.96%) CISM
8 1 (1.96%) CISSP
8 1 (1.96%) IISP
8 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%) Oracle
2 4 (7.84%) Guidewire
2 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
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