The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Lead Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Architect
Rank 459 477 489
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Architect 156 147 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.32% 0.29% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.31% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 89 82
Median daily rate £600 £575 £593
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% -2.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £456
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £700 £885
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £550 £638
% change year-on-year
- -13.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Lead Architect
UK

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
46763 48174 46107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.90% 94.70% 94.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 30926 30296 28951
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1336 1918 1967
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £41.24 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Lead Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Lead Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

Lead Architect
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Lead Architect Daily Rate Trend in England

Lead Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lead Architect across the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Lead Architect Daily Rate Histogram in England

Lead Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Lead Architect Hourly Rate Trend in England

Lead 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 Lead Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 29 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
London +3 74 £631 +5.20% 14
South East -6 22 £575 +4.54% 2
North West +5 16 £600 -7.69%
Yorkshire +19 12 £500 -16.66% 3
South West -2 8 £475 -13.63%
West Midlands -5 8 £545 -
East of England +13 7 £625 - 1
North East -38 4 £375 -12.79%
Midlands -1 2 £675 -
East Midlands +6 1 £575 +21.05%
Lead Architect
UK

Lead Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, Lead 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 Lead Architect in the job title.

1 60 (19.74%) Finance
2 56 (18.42%) Java
3 54 (17.76%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (14.47%) Oracle
5 38 (12.50%) SOA
6 35 (11.51%) Technical Architecture
7 34 (11.18%) Microsoft
8 32 (10.53%) Banking
9 31 (10.20%) Stakeholder Management
10 30 (9.87%) Middleware
11 29 (9.54%) Security Cleared
12 28 (9.21%) TOGAF
13 27 (8.88%) Migration
13 27 (8.88%) Linux
13 27 (8.88%) Enterprise Architecture
13 27 (8.88%) Spring
14 26 (8.55%) Windows
15 25 (8.22%) Amazon AWS
16 24 (7.89%) SQL
17 23 (7.57%) HTML
17 23 (7.57%) Data Centre
18 22 (7.24%) Retail
18 22 (7.24%) Scrum
18 22 (7.24%) VMware
18 22 (7.24%) SC Cleared
19 21 (6.91%) Pega
19 21 (6.91%) TDD
19 21 (6.91%) IBM
20 20 (6.58%) Firewall
20 20 (6.58%) Microsoft Azure

Lead 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 10 (3.29%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (2.63%) Mule
2 8 (2.63%) Tomcat
3 7 (2.30%) WebLogic
4 6 (1.97%) Confluence
4 6 (1.97%) JBoss
5 5 (1.64%) Apache
5 5 (1.64%) Node.js
5 5 (1.64%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.32%) CMS
6 4 (1.32%) Joomla!
6 4 (1.32%) nginx
6 4 (1.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (0.99%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 3 (0.99%) Apache Solr
7 3 (0.99%) NetWeaver
7 3 (0.99%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.66%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.66%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (1.32%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (0.99%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.33%) HipChat
3 1 (0.33%) MS Office
3 1 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.32%) Oracle BPM
1 4 (1.32%) Oracle Retail
1 4 (1.32%) SAP CRM
2 3 (0.99%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.33%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.33%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle AML
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.33%) SAP MII
4 1 (0.33%) SAP SRM
4 1 (0.33%) Teamcenter
4 1 (0.33%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 25 (8.22%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (6.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (3.62%) Office 365
4 8 (2.63%) IaaS
4 8 (2.63%) SaaS
5 6 (1.97%) PaaS
6 5 (1.64%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (1.32%) GitHub
8 3 (0.99%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.66%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.66%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.66%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.33%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.33%) Heroku
10 1 (0.33%) MailChimp
10 1 (0.33%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 20 (6.58%) Firewall
2 16 (5.26%) LAN
2 16 (5.26%) WAN
3 11 (3.62%) DNS
4 8 (2.63%) VPN
5 7 (2.30%) Internet
5 7 (2.30%) MPLS
5 7 (2.30%) SAN
6 6 (1.97%) Network Security
7 4 (1.32%) BGP
7 4 (1.32%) DHCP
7 4 (1.32%) FabricPath
7 4 (1.32%) IPsec
7 4 (1.32%) IPv4
7 4 (1.32%) IPv6
7 4 (1.32%) NAS
7 4 (1.32%) OSPF
7 4 (1.32%) Skype
7 4 (1.32%) TRILL
7 4 (1.32%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (5.59%) SQL Server
2 13 (4.28%) Relational Database
3 11 (3.62%) Big Data
3 11 (3.62%) NoSQL
4 9 (2.96%) MongoDB
5 7 (2.30%) RDBMS
6 6 (1.97%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (1.97%) DB2
7 5 (1.64%) Hadoop
7 5 (1.64%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.32%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (0.99%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (0.99%) QlikView
10 2 (0.66%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.66%) DataStage
10 2 (0.66%) Pentaho
10 2 (0.66%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 11 (3.62%) Jenkins
2 9 (2.96%) JIRA
3 6 (1.97%) Git (software)
3 6 (1.97%) JUnit
4 5 (1.64%) Cucumber
4 5 (1.64%) Maven
4 5 (1.64%) Selenium
5 3 (0.99%) Hudson
5 3 (0.99%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (0.66%) Axure RP
6 2 (0.66%) ClearCase
6 2 (0.66%) Liquibase
6 2 (0.66%) SoapUI
6 2 (0.66%) SonarQube
6 2 (0.66%) SpecFlow
6 2 (0.66%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.33%) Ant
7 1 (0.33%) JMeter
7 1 (0.33%) Subversion
7 1 (0.33%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 60 (19.74%) Finance
2 32 (10.53%) Banking
3 22 (7.24%) Retail
4 10 (3.29%) Investment Banking
4 10 (3.29%) Marketing
5 7 (2.30%) Billing
6 6 (1.97%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.64%) Automotive
7 5 (1.64%) Electronics
7 5 (1.64%) Publishing
7 5 (1.64%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.66%) Advertising
8 2 (0.66%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.66%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.66%) Front Office
8 2 (0.66%) Military
9 1 (0.33%) Back Office
9 1 (0.33%) Games
9 1 (0.33%) Law
9 1 (0.33%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (9.87%) Middleware
2 27 (8.88%) Spring
3 23 (7.57%) HTML
4 19 (6.25%) Web Services
5 18 (5.92%) .NET
6 14 (4.61%) Hibernate
6 14 (4.61%) HTML5
7 12 (3.95%) CSS
8 10 (3.29%) XML
9 9 (2.96%) JSON
9 9 (2.96%) REST
10 8 (2.63%) JMS
10 8 (2.63%) Oracle Fusion
11 6 (1.97%) ASP.NET
11 6 (1.97%) J2EE
11 6 (1.97%) JSP
11 6 (1.97%) RESTful
12 5 (1.64%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (1.64%) Servlets
12 5 (1.64%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 23 (7.57%) Data Centre
2 8 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (1.97%) Mobile App
3 6 (1.97%) User Experience
4 5 (1.64%) Client/Server
4 5 (1.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 5 (1.64%) N-Tier
5 4 (1.32%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (1.32%) iSeries
6 3 (0.99%) Blog
6 3 (0.99%) Internet of Things
6 3 (0.99%) Management Information System
6 3 (0.99%) Social Media
7 2 (0.66%) Data Integration
7 2 (0.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (0.66%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (0.66%) Replication
7 2 (0.66%) Smartphone
7 2 (0.66%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (0.66%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 27 (8.88%) Linux
2 26 (8.55%) Windows
3 8 (2.63%) Android
3 8 (2.63%) Windows 10
4 7 (2.30%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.64%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.32%) Solaris
6 4 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.99%) Unix
7 3 (0.99%) VMS
7 3 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.66%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.66%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.33%) CentOS
9 1 (0.33%) Debian
9 1 (0.33%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.33%) VME
9 1 (0.33%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (17.76%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (12.50%) SOA
3 35 (11.51%) Technical Architecture
4 31 (10.20%) Stakeholder Management
5 28 (9.21%) TOGAF
6 27 (8.88%) Enterprise Architecture
6 27 (8.88%) Migration
7 22 (7.24%) Scrum
8 21 (6.91%) TDD
9 17 (5.59%) Data Modelling
9 17 (5.59%) Open Source
10 15 (4.93%) Business Intelligence
10 15 (4.93%) CRM
10 15 (4.93%) DevOps
10 15 (4.93%) Security Architecture
11 14 (4.61%) E-Commerce
12 13 (4.28%) Microservices
12 13 (4.28%) MVC
13 12 (3.95%) Business Analysis
13 12 (3.95%) OO
Programming Languages
1 56 (18.42%) Java
2 24 (7.89%) SQL
3 17 (5.59%) JavaScript
4 9 (2.96%) Ruby
5 6 (1.97%) C#
5 6 (1.97%) PHP
5 6 (1.97%) Python
6 5 (1.64%) PL/SQL
6 5 (1.64%) Shell Script
7 4 (1.32%) Groovy
7 4 (1.32%) Lisp
7 4 (1.32%) PowerShell
8 3 (0.99%) Go
8 3 (0.99%) Scala
9 2 (0.66%) ABAP
9 2 (0.66%) Apex Code
9 2 (0.66%) Perl
10 1 (0.33%) COBOL
10 1 (0.33%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 29 (9.54%) Security Cleared
2 22 (7.24%) SC Cleared
3 7 (2.30%) Degree
4 4 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (0.99%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.66%) CCIE
6 2 (0.66%) CCNA
6 2 (0.66%) CCNP
6 2 (0.66%) CESG Certified Professional
6 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.33%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.33%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.33%) CISSP
7 1 (0.33%) CITP
7 1 (0.33%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.33%) MBA
7 1 (0.33%) MBCS
7 1 (0.33%) MCSE
7 1 (0.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.58%) QA
2 6 (1.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.32%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.66%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (0.66%) EMIR
4 2 (0.66%) MiFID
4 2 (0.66%) SLA
5 1 (0.33%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (4.28%) Active Directory
2 9 (2.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.30%) Xen
4 4 (1.32%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.32%) KVM
4 4 (1.32%) XenDesktop
5 3 (0.99%) Docker
5 3 (0.99%) NFS
5 3 (0.99%) SRDF
6 2 (0.66%) DFS Replication
6 2 (0.66%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.66%) vCloud
7 1 (0.33%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.33%) HDFS
7 1 (0.33%) Varnish
7 1 (0.33%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.33%) XenApp
7 1 (0.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (3.29%) SCCM
2 9 (2.96%) Puppet
3 7 (2.30%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.32%) Control-M
5 3 (0.99%) SCOM
6 2 (0.66%) AirWatch
6 2 (0.66%) Ansible
6 2 (0.66%) Bareos
6 2 (0.66%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (0.66%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.66%) yum
7 1 (0.33%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.33%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.33%) Salt
7 1 (0.33%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.33%) SCSM
7 1 (0.33%) Terraform
7 1 (0.33%) Windows Intune
7 1 (0.33%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 44 (14.47%) Oracle
2 34 (11.18%) Microsoft
3 22 (7.24%) VMware
4 21 (6.91%) IBM
4 21 (6.91%) Pega
5 18 (5.92%) Cisco
6 17 (5.59%) SAP
7 10 (3.29%) Citrix
8 7 (2.30%) BEA
9 6 (1.97%) Juniper
9 6 (1.97%) MuleSoft
9 6 (1.97%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (1.64%) CheckPoint
10 5 (1.64%) EMC
10 5 (1.64%) Google
10 5 (1.64%) Sybase
10 5 (1.64%) Teradata
10 5 (1.64%) Vitria
11 4 (1.32%) Endeca
11 4 (1.32%) FatWire
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