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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 34 23 21
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 15 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 5.47% 6.81% 6.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.00% 6.84% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 8
Median daily rate £450 £525 £691
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -24.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £515 £617
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £625 £720
UK excluding London median daily rate £505 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+1.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.84 £37.82 £52.25
% change year-on-year
+13.27% -27.61%
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
250 190 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 91.24% 99.48% 97.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 131 116
Median daily rate £380 £413 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.87% -12.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 3
Median hourly rate £27.00 £42.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.47% +183.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 25 September 2016.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (39.29%) Cisco
2 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
2 11 (39.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (32.14%) Active Directory
3 9 (32.14%) Data Modelling
3 9 (32.14%) Information Security
4 8 (28.57%) Project Management
4 8 (28.57%) Data Integration
4 8 (28.57%) Agile Project Management
4 8 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (28.57%) SDLC
5 7 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 7 (25.00%) Firewall
6 6 (21.43%) VMware
6 6 (21.43%) TDD
6 6 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (21.43%) MCSE
6 6 (21.43%) BDD
6 6 (21.43%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (21.43%) User Stories
6 6 (21.43%) PCI DSS
6 6 (21.43%) API Development
6 6 (21.43%) Mentoring
7 5 (17.86%) Data Centre
7 5 (17.86%) Network Security
7 5 (17.86%) Network Management
7 5 (17.86%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (17.86%) MCSA
7 5 (17.86%) MS Exchange

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 5 (17.86%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.57%) Apache Solr
2 1 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) GitHub
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) Firewall
2 5 (17.86%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (17.86%) Network Security
3 2 (7.14%) SAN
3 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.57%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.57%) Neo4j
2 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.57%) Gradle
1 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.57%) Maven
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (14.29%) Law
1 4 (14.29%) Retail
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) HTML
1 2 (7.14%) Spring Integration
2 1 (3.57%) COM
2 1 (3.57%) CSS
2 1 (3.57%) Hibernate
2 1 (3.57%) J2EE
2 1 (3.57%) Lucene
2 1 (3.57%) REST
2 1 (3.57%) Sass
2 1 (3.57%) Spring
2 1 (3.57%) Spring Boot
2 1 (3.57%) Spring MVC
2 1 (3.57%) Web Services
2 1 (3.57%) XML
2 1 (3.57%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (28.57%) Data Integration
2 5 (17.86%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.14%) Freedom of Information
3 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.14%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.57%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.57%) iPad
4 1 (3.57%) RIA
4 1 (3.57%) Social Media
4 1 (3.57%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (32.14%) Data Modelling
2 9 (32.14%) Information Security
3 8 (28.57%) Agile Project Management
3 8 (28.57%) Project Management
3 8 (28.57%) SDLC
4 6 (21.43%) API Development
4 6 (21.43%) BDD
4 6 (21.43%) Continuous Delivery
4 6 (21.43%) Mentoring
4 6 (21.43%) TDD
4 6 (21.43%) User Stories
5 5 (17.86%) Network Management
5 5 (17.86%) Network Security Management
5 5 (17.86%) Security Management
5 5 (17.86%) TOGAF
6 4 (14.29%) Content Management
6 4 (14.29%) Network Design
6 4 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (10.71%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) Java
1 4 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (21.43%) MCSE
4 5 (17.86%) MCSA
5 4 (14.29%) CCIE
5 4 (14.29%) SC Cleared
6 3 (10.71%) BC Cleared
7 2 (7.14%) CCNP
7 2 (7.14%) Degree
8 1 (3.57%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) PCI DSS
2 4 (14.29%) Government Security Classifications
3 1 (3.57%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (32.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Cisco
1 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
2 6 (21.43%) VMware
3 5 (17.86%) CheckPoint
4 3 (10.71%) Guidewire
5 2 (7.14%) Juniper
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle
6 1 (3.57%) Citrix
6 1 (3.57%) Facebook
6 1 (3.57%) Sun
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