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 3 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 33 20 14
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -6
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 17 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 6.85% 5.85% 10.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.69% 6.02% 11.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 14
Median daily rate £525 £483 £691
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.80% -30.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £455 £573
10% offered a daily rate of more than £661 £566 £747
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £39.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+27.38% -7.64%
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
221 166 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 89.11% 97.08% 95.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 112 122
Median daily rate £400 £375 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -20.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £277 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 3
Median hourly rate £43.50 £13.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+222.22% -10.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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 3 December 2016.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 3 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 Croydon region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (51.61%) Security Cleared
2 14 (45.16%) Firewall
3 13 (41.94%) VMware
3 13 (41.94%) SC Cleared
4 10 (32.26%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (32.26%) Jenkins
4 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
5 9 (29.03%) VPN
5 9 (29.03%) Active Directory
5 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (29.03%) Oracle
5 9 (29.03%) Cisco
5 9 (29.03%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (29.03%) Puppet
5 9 (29.03%) Ansible
5 9 (29.03%) Docker
5 9 (29.03%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 9 (29.03%) PKI
5 9 (29.03%) Atlassian
5 9 (29.03%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (29.03%) Kubernetes
6 8 (25.81%) Project Management
7 7 (22.58%) DNS
7 7 (22.58%) SNMP
7 7 (22.58%) Apache
7 7 (22.58%) CA
7 7 (22.58%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (22.58%) ZABBIX
7 7 (22.58%) Hadoop

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 7 (22.58%) Apache
2 5 (16.13%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 9 (29.03%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.23%) GitHub
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (45.16%) Firewall
2 9 (29.03%) VPN
3 7 (22.58%) DNS
3 7 (22.58%) SNMP
4 5 (16.13%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (16.13%) LAN
4 5 (16.13%) Network Security
4 5 (16.13%) WAN
5 1 (3.23%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (22.58%) Hadoop
2 7 (22.58%) Oracle Database
2 7 (22.58%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.23%) Data Lake
4 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (32.26%) Jenkins
2 7 (22.58%) Bitbucket
2 7 (22.58%) JIRA
3 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.23%) Maven
General
1 4 (12.90%) Law
1 4 (12.90%) Retail
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (29.03%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 7 (22.58%) ELK Stack
3 3 (9.68%) Web Services
4 1 (3.23%) COM
4 1 (3.23%) J2EE
4 1 (3.23%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) PKI
2 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.90%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) RIA
3 1 (3.23%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) CentOS
2 1 (3.23%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (32.26%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (25.81%) Project Management
4 5 (16.13%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (16.13%) Data Modelling
4 5 (16.13%) Network Management
4 5 (16.13%) Network Security Management
4 5 (16.13%) Security Management
5 4 (12.90%) Agile Project Management
5 4 (12.90%) Content Management
5 4 (12.90%) DevOps
5 4 (12.90%) Information Security
5 4 (12.90%) Network Design
5 4 (12.90%) SDLC
5 4 (12.90%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (9.68%) API Development
6 3 (9.68%) BDD
6 3 (9.68%) Mentoring
6 3 (9.68%) TDD
6 3 (9.68%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (51.61%) Security Cleared
2 13 (41.94%) SC Cleared
3 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (16.13%) MCSA
5 4 (12.90%) CCIE
5 4 (12.90%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (12.90%) MCSE
6 3 (9.68%) DV Cleared
7 2 (6.45%) BC Cleared
8 1 (3.23%) CLAS
8 1 (3.23%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) Government Security Classifications
1 4 (12.90%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.23%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (29.03%) Active Directory
1 9 (29.03%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (29.03%) Ansible
1 9 (29.03%) Kubernetes
1 9 (29.03%) Puppet
2 7 (22.58%) Consul
2 7 (22.58%) Packer
2 7 (22.58%) Rsyslog
2 7 (22.58%) Terraform
2 7 (22.58%) yum
2 7 (22.58%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) VMware
2 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
3 9 (29.03%) Atlassian
3 9 (29.03%) Cisco
3 9 (29.03%) Oracle
4 7 (22.58%) AppDynamics
4 7 (22.58%) CA
5 5 (16.13%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.23%) Facebook
6 1 (3.23%) Guidewire