The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East of England region that had Senior Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Architect
Rank 117 126 125
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Architect 12 11 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.49% 0.40% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.42% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 8
Median daily rate £583 £530 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.90% +14.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £369 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £599 £620 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £563 £619 £475
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +30.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £33.50
Senior Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2371 2636 2788
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 96.19% 95.54% 93.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1339 1477 1536
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 167 242 231
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Senior Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Senior Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Senior Architect
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Senior Architect Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Senior Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Architect across the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Senior Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Senior Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Senior Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Senior Architect
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Architect within the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
Hertfordshire +14 5 £575 +48.38%
Bedfordshire +6 5 £590 -3.67%
Cambridgeshire +11 2 - -
Senior Architect
England

Senior Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, Senior 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 East of England region featuring Senior Architect in the job title.

1 18 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 13 (50.00%) SOA
3 10 (38.46%) C#
4 8 (30.77%) SQL
4 8 (30.77%) SOAP
4 8 (30.77%) REST
5 7 (26.92%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (26.92%) Enterprise Architecture
5 7 (26.92%) Middleware
5 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
5 7 (26.92%) .NET
6 6 (23.08%) Red Hat
6 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (19.23%) API Design
7 5 (19.23%) DevOps
7 5 (19.23%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (19.23%) WCF
7 5 (19.23%) SaaS
7 5 (19.23%) TDD
7 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
7 5 (19.23%) Java
8 4 (15.38%) MSMQ
8 4 (15.38%) Data Integration
9 3 (11.54%) RESTful
9 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (11.54%) Data Analytics
9 3 (11.54%) Analytics
9 3 (11.54%) User Stories
9 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web API

Senior Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 (7.69%) Apache Pig
1 2 (7.69%) Apache Spark
1 2 (7.69%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (26.92%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (19.23%) SaaS
3 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (3.85%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Firewall
1 2 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (3.85%) Network Security
2 1 (3.85%) VPN
2 1 (3.85%) WAN
2 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (7.69%) Apache Hive
3 2 (7.69%) Big Data
3 2 (7.69%) Hadoop
General
1 3 (11.54%) Retail
2 1 (3.85%) Back Office
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Marketing
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) REST
1 8 (30.77%) SOAP
2 7 (26.92%) .NET
2 7 (26.92%) Middleware
3 5 (19.23%) WCF
4 4 (15.38%) MSMQ
5 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (11.54%) Hibernate
5 3 (11.54%) RESTful
5 3 (11.54%) Spring
5 3 (11.54%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Data Integration
2 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.69%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.85%) iPad
4 1 (3.85%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.85%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 13 (50.00%) SOA
3 7 (26.92%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (19.23%) API Design
5 5 (19.23%) DevOps
5 5 (19.23%) TDD
5 5 (19.23%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (11.54%) Analytics
6 3 (11.54%) Data Analytics
6 3 (11.54%) Presales
6 3 (11.54%) Scrum
6 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
6 3 (11.54%) User Stories
7 2 (7.69%) Big Data Analytics
7 2 (7.69%) Functional Programming
7 2 (7.69%) Microservices
7 2 (7.69%) Reverse Engineering
7 2 (7.69%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) C#
2 8 (30.77%) SQL
3 5 (19.23%) Java
4 2 (7.69%) Python
4 2 (7.69%) Scala
4 2 (7.69%) VB
4 2 (7.69%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Apache Flume
1 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
1 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (7.69%) vSphere
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 6 (23.08%) Red Hat
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco
4 2 (7.69%) Cloudera
4 2 (7.69%) VMware
5 1 (3.85%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (3.85%) Blue Coat
5 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.85%) EMC
5 1 (3.85%) Forcepoint
5 1 (3.85%) Juniper
5 1 (3.85%) NetApp
5 1 (3.85%) SAP