The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Dorset region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 28 23 26
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 2 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 0.91% 4.86% 2.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 5.38% 2.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 5
Median daily rate £338 £525 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% +23.52%
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
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Dorset 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
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
213 223 257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 97.26% 90.28% 98.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 110 145
Median daily rate £375 £345 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £120 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £485 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 44 37
Median hourly rate £14.50 £37.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.81% +131.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £45.00 £43.00
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 Dorset

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Dorset region that featured Architect in the job title.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Architect across the Dorset region.

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Architect across the Dorset region.

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Architect
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -5 1 £400 -15.78%
Architect
South West

Architect Skill Set
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 26 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 Dorset region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) PeopleSoft
1 2 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) V-Model
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) .NET

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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:

General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) PeopleSoft