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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Architect
South West / Dorset
Rank 18 14 11
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 4 13 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 3.23% 6.74% 8.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.36% 7.03% 8.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 8
Median daily rate £363 £500 £676
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% -25.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £445 £609
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £600 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £55.50 £36.13
% change year-on-year
-0.90% +53.63%

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
119 185 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 95.97% 95.85% 96.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 102 106
Median daily rate £350 £352 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.59% -6.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £170 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 23 23
Median hourly rate £32.50 £20.63 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.57% -20.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £20.63 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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
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 21 January 2017. 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 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 0 1 £425 -22.72% 1
Poole - 1 - - 1
Architect
South West

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 (33.33%) Migration
1 2 (33.33%) ERwin
1 2 (33.33%) Data Management
1 2 (33.33%) Lucene
1 2 (33.33%) MagicDraw
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) OLAP
1 2 (33.33%) UML
1 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 2 (33.33%) OLTP
1 2 (33.33%) Informatica
1 2 (33.33%) Taxonomies
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle OLAP
1 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
1 2 (33.33%) Reference Data
1 2 (33.33%) Data Integration
1 2 (33.33%) Data Architecture
1 2 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (33.33%) Data Quality
1 2 (33.33%) Metadata Management
1 2 (33.33%) Pentaho
1 2 (33.33%) Apache Solr
1 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 2 (33.33%) Information Architecture
1 2 (33.33%) Data Lake
2 1 (16.67%) Requirements Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) SPARQL
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Data Structures

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) Apache Solr
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (33.33%) Data Lake
1 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 2 (33.33%) OLAP
1 2 (33.33%) OLTP
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle OLAP
1 2 (33.33%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) ERwin
1 2 (33.33%) MagicDraw
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Lucene
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Integration
1 2 (33.33%) Reference Data
1 2 (33.33%) Taxonomies
2 1 (16.67%) Chip and PIN
2 1 (16.67%) Contactless
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Data Architecture
1 2 (33.33%) Data Management
1 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
1 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 2 (33.33%) Information Architecture
1 2 (33.33%) Metadata Management
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
1 2 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) ETL
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) RDF
2 1 (16.67%) Requirements Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
2 1 (16.67%) Validation
2 1 (16.67%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) SPARQL
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Informatica
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft