The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Chief Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Chief Architect
UK / England
Rank 542 595 580
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Chief Architect 25 16 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.060% 0.034% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.063% 0.035% 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 7 6
Median daily rate £750 £550 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £515 £565
10% offered a daily rate of more than £1,000 £910 £760
UK excluding London median daily rate £700 £525 £650
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
39610 45350 44481
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.69% 95.07% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 26011 29610 27899
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1415 1523 1768
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £49.50 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Chief Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Chief Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

Chief Architect
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Chief Architect Daily Rate Trend in England

Chief Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Chief Architect across the England region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Chief Architect Daily Rate Histogram in England

Chief Architect
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Chief Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 22 February 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
London +38 20 £750 -11.76% 1
East Midlands - 3 £513 -
South East +17 1 £1,100 +109.52% 1
South West - 1 £850 - 1
Chief Architect
UK

Chief Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, Chief 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 England region featuring Chief Architect in the job title.

1 13 (30.95%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (23.81%) Finance
3 9 (21.43%) Enterprise Architecture
4 8 (19.05%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (19.05%) Java
4 8 (19.05%) Web Services
5 7 (16.67%) Kafka
6 6 (14.29%) Node.js
6 6 (14.29%) Docker
6 6 (14.29%) Banking
7 5 (11.90%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (11.90%) Apache
7 5 (11.90%) Data Modelling
7 5 (11.90%) DevOps
7 5 (11.90%) Kubernetes
7 5 (11.90%) NoSQL
7 5 (11.90%) REST
8 4 (9.52%) Big Data
8 4 (9.52%) Microservices
8 4 (9.52%) E-Commerce
8 4 (9.52%) XML
8 4 (9.52%) JavaScript
8 4 (9.52%) Open Source
8 4 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (7.14%) Scrum
9 3 (7.14%) Retail
9 3 (7.14%) Data Architecture
9 3 (7.14%) Security Architecture
9 3 (7.14%) Hadoop
9 3 (7.14%) SQL

Chief Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 5 (11.90%) Apache
2 2 (4.76%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.38%) CloudStack
3 1 (2.38%) iPlanet
3 1 (2.38%) MQSeries
3 1 (2.38%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.38%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.38%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) GNU Octave
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.38%) IaaS
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) SAN
2 2 (4.76%) Internet
2 2 (4.76%) Network Security
3 1 (2.38%) BIG-IP
3 1 (2.38%) Firewall
3 1 (2.38%) FTP
3 1 (2.38%) HTTP
3 1 (2.38%) LDAP
3 1 (2.38%) NAS
3 1 (2.38%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.05%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (11.90%) NoSQL
3 4 (9.52%) Big Data
4 3 (7.14%) Hadoop
4 3 (7.14%) RDBMS
4 3 (7.14%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (4.76%) Blockchain
5 2 (4.76%) Flink
6 1 (2.38%) DB2
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
General
1 10 (23.81%) Finance
2 6 (14.29%) Banking
3 3 (7.14%) Retail
4 1 (2.38%) Advertising
4 1 (2.38%) Local Government
4 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.38%) Marketing
4 1 (2.38%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.05%) Web Services
2 7 (16.67%) Kafka
3 6 (14.29%) Node.js
4 5 (11.90%) REST
5 4 (9.52%) XML
6 2 (4.76%) J2EE
6 2 (4.76%) JSP
6 2 (4.76%) NumPy
6 2 (4.76%) SciPy
7 1 (2.38%) .NET
7 1 (2.38%) CSS
7 1 (2.38%) Electron Framework
7 1 (2.38%) HTML
7 1 (2.38%) Java EE
7 1 (2.38%) JSON
7 1 (2.38%) Middleware
7 1 (2.38%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 1 (2.38%) Servlets
7 1 (2.38%) Spring
7 1 (2.38%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.76%) Data Centre
1 2 (4.76%) EPoS
1 2 (4.76%) Virtual Team
2 1 (2.38%) Clustering
2 1 (2.38%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (2.38%) Grid Computing
2 1 (2.38%) HP Storage
2 1 (2.38%) HP StoreVirtual
2 1 (2.38%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.38%) SWIFT
2 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.76%) Linux
2 1 (2.38%) AIX
2 1 (2.38%) Android
2 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.38%) Solaris
2 1 (2.38%) Unix
2 1 (2.38%) Windows
2 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.95%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (21.43%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (11.90%) Data Modelling
3 5 (11.90%) DevOps
4 4 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (9.52%) E-Commerce
4 4 (9.52%) Microservices
4 4 (9.52%) Open Source
5 3 (7.14%) Analytics
5 3 (7.14%) Data Architecture
5 3 (7.14%) MapReduce
5 3 (7.14%) Project Management
5 3 (7.14%) Scrum
5 3 (7.14%) Security Architecture
6 2 (4.76%) Business Analytics
6 2 (4.76%) Complex Event Processing
6 2 (4.76%) Data Analytics
6 2 (4.76%) Machine Learning
6 2 (4.76%) SDLC
6 2 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.05%) Java
2 4 (9.52%) JavaScript
3 3 (7.14%) MATLAB
3 3 (7.14%) Python
3 3 (7.14%) R
3 3 (7.14%) SQL
4 1 (2.38%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) FATCA
2 1 (2.38%) ISO20022
2 1 (2.38%) JSP 440
2 1 (2.38%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.38%) SEPA
System Software
1 6 (14.29%) Docker
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (11.90%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.38%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (2.38%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (2.38%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (2.38%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.38%) OpenView
2 1 (2.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 2 (4.76%) HP
2 1 (2.38%) 3PAR
2 1 (2.38%) BEA
2 1 (2.38%) BMC
2 1 (2.38%) Cisco
2 1 (2.38%) Cognos
2 1 (2.38%) EMC
2 1 (2.38%) F5
2 1 (2.38%) Guidewire
2 1 (2.38%) Kofax
2 1 (2.38%) NetApp
2 1 (2.38%) Opsware
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle
2 1 (2.38%) Qualys
2 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (2.38%) Sun
2 1 (2.38%) Symantec
2 1 (2.38%) Veritas
2 1 (2.38%) VMware