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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 13 20 16
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 26 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 10.66% 5.59% 4.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.35% 6.11% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 2 3
Median daily rate £550 £571 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.71% +14.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £548 £460
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £594 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £488
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.91 £37.80 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+26.74% -
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
229 131 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 93.85% 91.61% 96.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 100 66
Median daily rate £413 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £225 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £484 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 7
Median hourly rate £22.00 - £19.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 - £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

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 30 May 2016.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 33 (51.56%) ITIL
2 30 (46.88%) Security Cleared
3 29 (45.31%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (43.75%) SC Cleared
5 27 (42.19%) ITIL V3
6 22 (34.38%) PRINCE2
7 20 (31.25%) MBCS
8 16 (25.00%) Service Design
9 15 (23.44%) Service Delivery
10 14 (21.88%) ITIL V2
11 12 (18.75%) TOGAF
11 12 (18.75%) Java
11 12 (18.75%) Mentoring
12 8 (12.50%) Data Centre
13 7 (10.94%) Finance
13 7 (10.94%) Information Security
14 6 (9.38%) Zachman Framework
14 6 (9.38%) BC Cleared
14 6 (9.38%) Project Management
14 6 (9.38%) Data Modelling
14 6 (9.38%) BPSS Clearance
15 5 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
15 5 (7.81%) Microsoft
15 5 (7.81%) Oracle
15 5 (7.81%) DV Cleared
16 4 (6.25%) Data Integration
16 4 (6.25%) Information Architecture
16 4 (6.25%) ActiveMQ
16 4 (6.25%) Information Management
16 4 (6.25%) VMware

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 (3.13%) IIS
2 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (4.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.69%) SAN
1 3 (4.69%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.13%) Firewall
3 1 (1.56%) LAN
3 1 (1.56%) OSPF
3 1 (1.56%) VLAN
3 1 (1.56%) VPN
3 1 (1.56%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle APEX
General
1 7 (10.94%) Finance
2 3 (4.69%) Legal
3 2 (3.13%) Banking
4 1 (1.56%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.25%) ActiveMQ
1 4 (6.25%) Apache Camel
1 4 (6.25%) JMS
1 4 (6.25%) Spring
2 3 (4.69%) HTML
2 3 (4.69%) REST
2 3 (4.69%) RESTful
2 3 (4.69%) XML
2 3 (4.69%) XSL
3 2 (3.13%) Java EE
3 2 (3.13%) Middleware
3 2 (3.13%) SOAP
3 2 (3.13%) Web Services
4 1 (1.56%) J2EE
4 1 (1.56%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.25%) Data Integration
4 3 (4.69%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.69%) Fat Client
4 3 (4.69%) Freedom of Information
4 3 (4.69%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.69%) Mathematics
4 3 (4.69%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.56%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.56%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.56%) iPad
5 1 (1.56%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.69%) Windows
1 3 (4.69%) Windows Server
2 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.56%) AIX
3 1 (1.56%) Linux
3 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.56%) SUSE
3 1 (1.56%) Unix
3 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (51.56%) ITIL
2 29 (45.31%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (42.19%) ITIL V3
4 22 (34.38%) PRINCE2
5 16 (25.00%) Service Design
6 15 (23.44%) Service Delivery
7 14 (21.88%) ITIL V2
8 12 (18.75%) Mentoring
8 12 (18.75%) TOGAF
9 7 (10.94%) Information Security
10 6 (9.38%) Data Modelling
10 6 (9.38%) Project Management
10 6 (9.38%) Zachman Framework
11 4 (6.25%) Agile Project Management
11 4 (6.25%) ERP
11 4 (6.25%) Information Architecture
11 4 (6.25%) Information Management
11 4 (6.25%) Microservices
11 4 (6.25%) SDLC
12 3 (4.69%) Information Governance
Programming Languages
1 12 (18.75%) Java
Qualifications
1 30 (46.88%) Security Cleared
2 28 (43.75%) SC Cleared
3 20 (31.25%) MBCS
4 6 (9.38%) BC Cleared
4 6 (9.38%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (7.81%) DV Cleared
6 3 (4.69%) Degree
6 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (3.13%) CCNP
7 2 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (3.13%) MCSE
8 1 (1.56%) CISA
8 1 (1.56%) CISM
8 1 (1.56%) CISSP
8 1 (1.56%) IISP
8 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.13%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.56%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.56%) ISO27005
3 1 (1.56%) QA
3 1 (1.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (4.69%) Active Directory
1 3 (4.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.56%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (7.81%) Microsoft
1 5 (7.81%) Oracle
2 4 (6.25%) VMware
3 3 (4.69%) Citrix
3 3 (4.69%) Guidewire
3 3 (4.69%) Sun
4 2 (3.13%) Cisco
4 2 (3.13%) Juniper
5 1 (1.56%) Capita
5 1 (1.56%) Dell
5 1 (1.56%) EMC
5 1 (1.56%) NetApp
5 1 (1.56%) Progress
5 1 (1.56%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.56%) Teradata