The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Architect
Rank 409 403 406
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Architect 161 152 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.33% 0.33% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.35% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 79 84
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£550 £525 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £364 £356
10% offered a daily rate of more than £695 £660 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £515 £456 £425
% change year-on-year
+12.87% +7.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £61.00 - £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £61.00 - £65.00
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44977 43051 48985
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.56% 92.64% 92.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 27854 25792 27963
Average daily rate £400 £400 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1820 1992 2536
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.26 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.57 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.48 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.32% -6.89%
Senior Architect
UK

Senior Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Architect in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior Architect
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Senior Architect Daily Rate Trend in England

Senior Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Architect across the England region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Senior Architect Daily Rate Histogram in England

Senior Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Senior Architect Hourly Rate Trend in England

Senior Architect
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -7 92 £575 +4.54% 25
South East +9 29 £475 -5.00% 9
Yorkshire +7 10 £568 +31.21% 5
West Midlands -8 10 £544 +31.85% 3
East of England -15 8 £575 +57.53% 4
South West -26 5 £515 +28.75% 4
North West -9 4 £539 +59.62% 5
Midlands +2 2 £500 -
East Midlands 0 1 - - 1
Senior Architect
UK

Senior Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Senior Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Senior Architect in their job title.

1 61 (18.54%) Oracle
2 57 (17.33%) Finance
3 52 (15.81%) Java
4 51 (15.50%) TOGAF
5 42 (12.77%) SQL
6 38 (11.55%) Technical Architecture
7 37 (11.25%) Enterprise Architecture
8 36 (10.94%) Agile Software Development
9 31 (9.42%) SOA
10 30 (9.12%) HTML
10 30 (9.12%) Project Management
11 28 (8.51%) Telecoms
12 26 (7.90%) .NET
12 26 (7.90%) CSS
13 25 (7.60%) Degree
14 24 (7.29%) JavaScript
15 23 (6.99%) Data Modelling
15 23 (6.99%) Middleware
15 23 (6.99%) 3G
15 23 (6.99%) Open Source
16 21 (6.38%) Banking
17 20 (6.08%) SAP
18 19 (5.78%) Stakeholder Management
18 19 (5.78%) PostgreSQL
18 19 (5.78%) Security Architecture
19 18 (5.47%) Analytics
19 18 (5.47%) Linux
19 18 (5.47%) Business Intelligence
19 18 (5.47%) Zachman Framework
20 17 (5.17%) Computer Science

Senior Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Senior Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Senior Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (3.95%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.13%) Liferay
2 7 (2.13%) Oracle Service Bus
2 7 (2.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (1.82%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.22%) Apache
4 4 (1.22%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.22%) Adobe CQ
4 4 (1.22%) Apache Pig
4 4 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (0.91%) Mule
5 3 (0.91%) Apache ServiceMix
5 3 (0.91%) Node.js
5 3 (0.91%) WebLogic
5 3 (0.91%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.61%) CMS
6 2 (0.61%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (2.43%) MS Excel
1 8 (2.43%) MS Visio
2 3 (0.91%) MS Project
3 2 (0.61%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.30%) MS Office
4 1 (0.30%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 7 (2.13%) Cerner Millennium
2 3 (0.91%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.30%) SAP SCM
4 1 (0.30%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.30%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.30%) SAP APO
4 1 (0.30%) Metrica
4 1 (0.30%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.30%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.30%) SAP PP
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.30%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.30%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.30%) SAP MDM
4 1 (0.30%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.13%) Office 365
2 5 (1.52%) SaaS
2 5 (1.52%) PaaS
3 2 (0.61%) IaaS
3 2 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (6.99%) 3G
2 12 (3.65%) 4G
3 10 (3.04%) Firewall
4 9 (2.74%) 2G
4 9 (2.74%) Internet
5 8 (2.43%) SNMP
5 8 (2.43%) LTE
5 8 (2.43%) Radio Access Network
6 7 (2.13%) Wireless
6 7 (2.13%) MPLS
6 7 (2.13%) HTTP
6 7 (2.13%) WAN
7 6 (1.82%) Broadband
7 6 (1.82%) BGP
8 5 (1.52%) Telnet
8 5 (1.52%) SSL
8 5 (1.52%) LAN
8 5 (1.52%) VoIP
8 5 (1.52%) FTP
8 5 (1.52%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (5.78%) PostgreSQL
2 17 (5.17%) Oracle Database
3 14 (4.26%) MySQL
3 14 (4.26%) SQL Server
4 13 (3.95%) Big Data
5 12 (3.65%) NoSQL
6 11 (3.34%) Relational Database
7 9 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (2.74%) Oracle Database 11g
8 8 (2.43%) Oracle Database 10g
8 8 (2.43%) MongoDB
8 8 (2.43%) Oracle Database 12c
9 7 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
9 7 (2.13%) Hadoop
9 7 (2.13%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (1.22%) DB2
10 4 (1.22%) Apache Hive
10 4 (1.22%) HBase
11 3 (0.91%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (2.43%) JUnit
2 7 (2.13%) Axure RP
3 5 (1.52%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.22%) Talend Open Studio
4 4 (1.22%) Selenium
4 4 (1.22%) Hudson
4 4 (1.22%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 3 (0.91%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.91%) PhoneGap
5 3 (0.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (0.91%) TeamCity
5 3 (0.91%) Subversion
5 3 (0.91%) Maven
6 2 (0.61%) JIRA
6 2 (0.61%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.61%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.61%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.61%) JBehave
6 2 (0.61%) Mockito
7 1 (0.30%) Mocha
General
1 57 (17.33%) Finance
2 28 (8.51%) Telecoms
3 21 (6.38%) Banking
4 13 (3.95%) Marketing
5 9 (2.74%) Retail
6 8 (2.43%) Billing
7 7 (2.13%) Investment Banking
7 7 (2.13%) Manufacturing
7 7 (2.13%) Back Office
8 6 (1.82%) German Language
9 4 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.91%) Automotive
11 2 (0.61%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.61%) Front Office
11 2 (0.61%) Legal
11 2 (0.61%) Dutch Language
11 2 (0.61%) French Language
12 1 (0.30%) Turkish Language
12 1 (0.30%) Advertising
12 1 (0.30%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (9.12%) HTML
2 26 (7.90%) .NET
2 26 (7.90%) CSS
3 23 (6.99%) Middleware
4 15 (4.56%) HTML5
5 14 (4.26%) jQuery
6 13 (3.95%) J2EE
7 12 (3.65%) Ruby on Rails
7 12 (3.65%) REST
8 11 (3.34%) CSS3
8 11 (3.34%) Spring
8 11 (3.34%) Ajax
8 11 (3.34%) JSON
8 11 (3.34%) XML
9 8 (2.43%) ASP.NET
10 7 (2.13%) Hibernate
11 6 (1.82%) Spring MVC
11 6 (1.82%) AngularJS
12 5 (1.52%) Sass
12 5 (1.52%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 23 (6.99%) Open Source
2 17 (5.17%) Computer Science
3 11 (3.34%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.13%) PACS
4 7 (2.13%) NHS
4 7 (2.13%) Mainframe
4 7 (2.13%) Mobile App
4 7 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (1.82%) Mobile Payment
6 4 (1.22%) Market Risk
6 4 (1.22%) Clustering
7 3 (0.91%) CESG
7 3 (0.91%) RIA
7 3 (0.91%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.61%) FMCG
8 2 (0.61%) Informatics
8 2 (0.61%) Psychology
8 2 (0.61%) Human Factors
8 2 (0.61%) Cryptography
8 2 (0.61%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 18 (5.47%) Linux
2 17 (5.17%) UNIX
3 11 (3.34%) Windows
4 9 (2.74%) Apple iOS
5 8 (2.43%) Android
6 6 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.22%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.22%) AIX
8 3 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.91%) Solaris
9 2 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.61%) VMS
9 2 (0.61%) HPUX
9 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.30%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.30%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.30%) VME
10 1 (0.30%) zOS
10 1 (0.30%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.30%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (15.50%) TOGAF
2 38 (11.55%) Technical Architecture
3 37 (11.25%) Enterprise Architecture
4 36 (10.94%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (9.42%) SOA
6 30 (9.12%) Project Management
7 23 (6.99%) Data Modelling
8 19 (5.78%) Stakeholder Management
8 19 (5.78%) Security Architecture
9 18 (5.47%) Business Intelligence
9 18 (5.47%) Zachman Framework
9 18 (5.47%) Analytics
10 17 (5.17%) ITIL
10 17 (5.17%) BDD
11 16 (4.86%) MVC
11 16 (4.86%) Migration
12 14 (4.26%) Data Architecture
13 13 (3.95%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (3.95%) Configuration Management
13 13 (3.95%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 52 (15.81%) Java
2 42 (12.77%) SQL
3 24 (7.29%) JavaScript
4 17 (5.17%) C#
5 16 (4.86%) Ruby
6 10 (3.04%) C++
6 10 (3.04%) Perl
7 9 (2.74%) Python
8 7 (2.13%) PHP
9 4 (1.22%) PL/SQL
9 4 (1.22%) Scala
9 4 (1.22%) PHP5
10 3 (0.91%) R
10 3 (0.91%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.61%) XPath
11 2 (0.61%) C
12 1 (0.30%) Groovy
12 1 (0.30%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.30%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.30%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 25 (7.60%) Degree
2 17 (5.17%) Security Cleared
3 11 (3.34%) CISSP
4 10 (3.04%) SC Cleared
5 9 (2.74%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (2.43%) CCIE
6 8 (2.43%) CISA
7 7 (2.13%) CISM
8 3 (0.91%) CCNP
8 3 (0.91%) CCNA
8 3 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.91%) MCTS
8 3 (0.91%) MCITP
9 2 (0.61%) CTC Cleared
9 2 (0.61%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.61%) CCDA
9 2 (0.61%) CCA
9 2 (0.61%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.30%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.22%) SLA
1 4 (1.22%) Basel III
2 3 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.61%) BS7799
3 2 (0.61%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.61%) QA
3 2 (0.61%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.30%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.22%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.91%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.61%) XenApp
4 2 (0.61%) XenServer
4 2 (0.61%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (0.61%) vSphere
5 1 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.30%) vCloud
5 1 (0.30%) NFS
5 1 (0.30%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (0.30%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.30%) Nmap
5 1 (0.30%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (1.82%) Puppet
2 3 (0.91%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.61%) SCCM
4 1 (0.30%) SCOM
4 1 (0.30%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.30%) NSN NetAct
4 1 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.30%) Netcool
4 1 (0.30%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 1 (0.30%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 61 (18.54%) Oracle
2 20 (6.08%) SAP
3 15 (4.56%) Microsoft
4 12 (3.65%) Cisco
5 10 (3.04%) Cerner
5 10 (3.04%) VMware
6 8 (2.43%) Juniper
6 8 (2.43%) Citrix
7 7 (2.13%) Sybase
7 7 (2.13%) CheckPoint
7 7 (2.13%) Huawei
8 6 (1.82%) IBM
8 6 (1.82%) Adobe
9 5 (1.52%) Zend
9 5 (1.52%) Greenplum
10 4 (1.22%) Twitter
10 4 (1.22%) Talend
10 4 (1.22%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 4 (1.22%) Nortel
10 4 (1.22%) HP
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Posted: 7 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Talent International
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Aquent
Rate: From £300 to £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
set2recruit
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £550 - £600 Per Day MAX - Ltd Co Basis
Posted: 6 days ago
London
DP Connect
Rate: £620 - £720 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 26 days ago
England
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 26 days ago