The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 7 15 14
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 36 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 14.69% 7.34% 5.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.75% 7.69% 5.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 7 2
Average daily rate £505 £683 £625
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.00% +9.20%
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £480
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £53.81 £41.50 £44.63
% change year-on-year
+29.66% -7.00%
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
244 104 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 99.59% 95.41% 96.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 75 47
Average daily rate £400 £400 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £125 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 6
Average hourly rate £21.00 £25.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% +66.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Architect in the job title across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 9 February 2016.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon region that cited Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Architect in their job title.

1 24 (51.06%) ITIL
2 23 (48.94%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (48.94%) Security Cleared
3 21 (44.68%) SC Cleared
4 18 (38.30%) PRINCE2
5 17 (36.17%) MBCS
6 16 (34.04%) ITIL V3
7 11 (23.40%) ITIL V2
8 7 (14.89%) Service Delivery
8 7 (14.89%) Java
8 7 (14.89%) Mentoring
9 6 (12.77%) BPSS Clearance
10 5 (10.64%) Finance
10 5 (10.64%) Spring
10 5 (10.64%) Windows
10 5 (10.64%) BC Cleared
10 5 (10.64%) DV Cleared
10 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (10.64%) Apache Camel
11 4 (8.51%) Data Centre
11 4 (8.51%) JMS
11 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (8.51%) Technical Architecture
11 4 (8.51%) ActiveMQ
11 4 (8.51%) Migration
12 3 (6.38%) Active Directory
12 3 (6.38%) Content Management
12 3 (6.38%) DevOps
12 3 (6.38%) Windows Server
12 3 (6.38%) Microservices

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon region that cited Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.13%) Alfresco
1 1 (2.13%) Confluence
1 1 (2.13%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) LAN
1 1 (2.13%) OpenLDAP
1 1 (2.13%) OSPF
1 1 (2.13%) SAN
1 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.13%) VLAN
1 1 (2.13%) VPN
1 1 (2.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Artifactory
1 1 (2.13%) Gerrit
1 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.13%) JIRA
General
1 5 (10.64%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.64%) Apache Camel
1 5 (10.64%) Spring
2 4 (8.51%) ActiveMQ
2 4 (8.51%) JMS
3 1 (2.13%) Drools
3 1 (2.13%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.13%) J2EE
3 1 (2.13%) REST
3 1 (2.13%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.13%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.64%) Windows
1 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (6.38%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.13%) AIX
4 1 (2.13%) Linux
4 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.13%) SUSE
4 1 (2.13%) Unix
4 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (51.06%) ITIL
2 23 (48.94%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (38.30%) PRINCE2
4 16 (34.04%) ITIL V3
5 11 (23.40%) ITIL V2
6 7 (14.89%) Mentoring
6 7 (14.89%) Service Delivery
7 4 (8.51%) Migration
7 4 (8.51%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (6.38%) Content Management
8 3 (6.38%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (6.38%) DevOps
8 3 (6.38%) Microservices
8 3 (6.38%) Network Management
9 2 (4.26%) CQRS
9 2 (4.26%) Domain-Driven Design
9 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Management
9 2 (4.26%) Open Source
9 2 (4.26%) Operations Management
9 2 (4.26%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.89%) Java
Qualifications
1 23 (48.94%) Security Cleared
2 21 (44.68%) SC Cleared
3 17 (36.17%) MBCS
4 6 (12.77%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (10.64%) BC Cleared
5 5 (10.64%) DV Cleared
6 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.13%) CISA
7 1 (2.13%) CISSP
7 1 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.13%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.13%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (4.26%) Guidewire
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.13%) Capita
2 1 (2.13%) Cisco
2 1 (2.13%) Dell
2 1 (2.13%) Embarcadero
2 1 (2.13%) EMC
2 1 (2.13%) NetApp
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle
2 1 (2.13%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.13%) VMware
Croydon
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: £500- £600 per day 8 month contract
Posted: 21 days ago