The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the 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 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Architect
UK / England
Rank 418 400 441
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +41
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Architect 163 215 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.39% 0.45% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.47% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 159 108
Median daily rate £565 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.72% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £434
10% offered a daily rate of more than £768 £675 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £575 £588
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -2.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 - -

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
39661 45341 45243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.70% 95.08% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 26048 29636 28290
Median daily rate £425 £422 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.83% +5.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1399 1520 1797
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 £11.32 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £49.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

Senior Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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 24 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 24 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 +32 85 £575 +15.00% 17
South East +4 22 £565 +13.00% 6
Yorkshire +14 15 £550 -12.00% 4
West Midlands +2 13 £550 +2.32% 6
South West +13 10 £825 +66.66% 2
East Midlands +5 9 £538 +19.44% 1
North West +10 6 £538 -13.96% 2
East of England -10 2 £463 -26.00% 2
Senior Architect
UK

Senior Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 England region featuring Senior Architect in the job title.

1 78 (21.37%) Finance
1 78 (21.37%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (13.42%) TOGAF
3 45 (12.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 43 (11.78%) Java
5 39 (10.68%) Microsoft
5 39 (10.68%) Enterprise Architecture
6 34 (9.32%) Security Cleared
7 33 (9.04%) Migration
8 32 (8.77%) Banking
8 32 (8.77%) .NET
8 32 (8.77%) E-Commerce
8 32 (8.77%) Data Architecture
8 32 (8.77%) Microsoft Azure
8 32 (8.77%) Degree
9 31 (8.49%) SQL Server
10 28 (7.67%) Oracle
10 28 (7.67%) Data Modelling
10 28 (7.67%) Amazon AWS
11 26 (7.12%) ITIL
11 26 (7.12%) Windows
11 26 (7.12%) Business Intelligence
11 26 (7.12%) Analytical Skills
12 24 (6.58%) SOA
13 23 (6.30%) SharePoint
13 23 (6.30%) Web Services
13 23 (6.30%) Retail
13 23 (6.30%) Analytics
14 21 (5.75%) User Experience
15 20 (5.48%) ETL

Senior 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 23 (6.30%) SharePoint
2 20 (5.48%) BizTalk Server
3 11 (3.01%) IIS
4 7 (1.92%) JBoss
5 6 (1.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 6 (1.64%) Skype for Business
6 5 (1.37%) Apache
6 5 (1.37%) Cloud Foundry
6 5 (1.37%) CMS
7 4 (1.10%) Confluence
7 4 (1.10%) SAS
8 3 (0.82%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.55%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.27%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.27%) Liferay
10 1 (0.27%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.27%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 19 (5.21%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.74%) MS Visio
3 8 (2.19%) MS Office
4 5 (1.37%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 7 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.82%) Oracle Retail
2 3 (0.82%) SAP Hybris
3 2 (0.55%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.27%) SAP Retail
4 1 (0.27%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 32 (8.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (7.67%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (5.48%) Office 365
4 16 (4.38%) SaaS
5 10 (2.74%) PaaS
6 9 (2.47%) IaaS
7 8 (2.19%) Yammer
8 6 (1.64%) Amazon S3
9 5 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (1.37%) Azure Active Directory
10 3 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.55%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.55%) Force.com
11 2 (0.55%) GitHub
11 2 (0.55%) Google Analytics
11 2 (0.55%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.27%) Adobe Analytics
12 1 (0.27%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.27%) CloudFront
12 1 (0.27%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.21%) Internet
2 17 (4.66%) Firewall
3 12 (3.29%) Network Security
4 6 (1.64%) LAN
4 6 (1.64%) Skype
4 6 (1.64%) VoIP
4 6 (1.64%) WAN
5 5 (1.37%) DNS
6 4 (1.10%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (1.10%) VPN
6 4 (1.10%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (1.10%) Wireless
7 3 (0.82%) DMZ
7 3 (0.82%) IP Telephony
7 3 (0.82%) NetScaler
7 3 (0.82%) SAN
8 2 (0.55%) MPLS
8 2 (0.55%) OSPF
8 2 (0.55%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (8.49%) SQL Server
2 19 (5.21%) Big Data
3 15 (4.11%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (3.56%) Hadoop
5 8 (2.19%) MongoDB
5 8 (2.19%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (2.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (1.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 7 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (1.64%) Apache Hive
7 6 (1.64%) HBase
8 5 (1.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 5 (1.37%) Amazon Redshift
9 4 (1.10%) Neo4j
9 4 (1.10%) NoSQL
10 3 (0.82%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.82%) SAS EBI
11 2 (0.55%) Data Lake
11 2 (0.55%) Power BI
11 2 (0.55%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (2.47%) Visual Studio
2 6 (1.64%) Axure RP
3 5 (1.37%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 5 (1.37%) Jenkins
3 5 (1.37%) Maven
4 4 (1.10%) Ant
4 4 (1.10%) JIRA
5 3 (0.82%) Android Studio
5 3 (0.82%) Codeship
5 3 (0.82%) Eclipse
5 3 (0.82%) Gradle
5 3 (0.82%) IntelliJ
5 3 (0.82%) JUnit
5 3 (0.82%) Selenium
6 2 (0.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.55%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.55%) Mercurial
6 2 (0.55%) SpecFlow
6 2 (0.55%) Subversion
6 2 (0.55%) TeamCity
General
1 78 (21.37%) Finance
2 32 (8.77%) Banking
3 23 (6.30%) Retail
4 18 (4.93%) Marketing
5 14 (3.84%) Legal
6 5 (1.37%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.10%) Back Office
7 4 (1.10%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.10%) French Language
7 4 (1.10%) Italian Language
7 4 (1.10%) Spanish Language
8 3 (0.82%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.55%) Automotive
9 2 (0.55%) Billing
9 2 (0.55%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.27%) Front Office
10 1 (0.27%) Games
10 1 (0.27%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (8.77%) .NET
2 23 (6.30%) Web Services
3 15 (4.11%) REST
3 15 (4.11%) SOAP
4 13 (3.56%) Spring
5 11 (3.01%) CSS
5 11 (3.01%) HTML
6 10 (2.74%) J2EE
7 8 (2.19%) HTML5
7 8 (2.19%) Java EE
7 8 (2.19%) jQuery
7 8 (2.19%) Middleware
7 8 (2.19%) XML
8 7 (1.92%) CSS3
9 5 (1.37%) AngularJS
9 5 (1.37%) Visualforce
10 4 (1.10%) ASP.NET
10 4 (1.10%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (1.10%) WSDL
10 4 (1.10%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 26 (7.12%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (5.75%) User Experience
3 18 (4.93%) Data Centre
4 13 (3.56%) Computer Science
5 11 (3.01%) Virtual Team
6 10 (2.74%) Management Information System
7 9 (2.47%) Taxonomies
8 8 (2.19%) Data Protection Act
8 8 (2.19%) Data Structures
8 8 (2.19%) RIA
9 7 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (1.92%) FMCG
10 6 (1.64%) Social Media
11 5 (1.37%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 5 (1.37%) Hybrid Cloud
11 5 (1.37%) Mobile App
12 4 (1.10%) Digital Media
12 4 (1.10%) Embedded Systems
12 4 (1.10%) Market Risk
12 4 (1.10%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 26 (7.12%) Windows
2 17 (4.66%) Linux
3 9 (2.47%) Windows 10
3 9 (2.47%) Windows Server
4 8 (2.19%) Android
5 7 (1.92%) Windows 7
6 5 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.10%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.10%) Embedded Linux
7 4 (1.10%) Unix
8 3 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.55%) CentOS
9 2 (0.55%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.27%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (21.37%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (13.42%) TOGAF
3 45 (12.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 39 (10.68%) Enterprise Architecture
5 33 (9.04%) Migration
6 32 (8.77%) Data Architecture
6 32 (8.77%) E-Commerce
7 28 (7.67%) Data Modelling
8 26 (7.12%) Business Intelligence
8 26 (7.12%) ITIL
9 24 (6.58%) SOA
10 23 (6.30%) Analytics
11 20 (5.48%) ETL
12 19 (5.21%) UML
13 18 (4.93%) Information Architecture
13 18 (4.93%) Mentoring
13 18 (4.93%) Project Management
14 17 (4.66%) CRM
14 17 (4.66%) Data Integration
15 16 (4.38%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (11.78%) Java
2 18 (4.93%) JavaScript
2 18 (4.93%) SQL
3 16 (4.38%) Python
4 13 (3.56%) C#
5 7 (1.92%) C
5 7 (1.92%) Ruby
6 5 (1.37%) Apex Code
6 5 (1.37%) Bash Shell
6 5 (1.37%) C++
6 5 (1.37%) PHP
6 5 (1.37%) PL/SQL
7 3 (0.82%) CoffeeScript
7 3 (0.82%) T-SQL
7 3 (0.82%) TypeScript
8 2 (0.55%) Perl
8 2 (0.55%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.55%) Scala
8 2 (0.55%) SOQL
9 1 (0.27%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 34 (9.32%) Security Cleared
2 32 (8.77%) Degree
3 15 (4.11%) SC Cleared
4 13 (3.56%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (3.01%) CCIE
6 10 (2.74%) CCNP
7 9 (2.47%) BPSS Clearance
7 9 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (1.92%) DV Cleared
9 4 (1.10%) CISSP
10 3 (0.82%) CCNA
10 3 (0.82%) ISEB
11 2 (0.55%) CISA
11 2 (0.55%) CISM
11 2 (0.55%) CITP
11 2 (0.55%) MCSA
12 1 (0.27%) ISSAP
12 1 (0.27%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.27%) MBA
12 1 (0.27%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.19%) Data Quality
1 8 (2.19%) Disclosure Scotland
2 7 (1.92%) SLA
3 6 (1.64%) QA
4 4 (1.10%) COBIT
4 4 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.82%) ISO20022
5 3 (0.82%) PA-DSS
5 3 (0.82%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.82%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.55%) SDET
7 1 (0.27%) FATCA
7 1 (0.27%) GDPR
7 1 (0.27%) IFRS
7 1 (0.27%) IFRS 9
7 1 (0.27%) MiFID
System Software
1 16 (4.38%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.74%) Docker
2 10 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.64%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.37%) XenApp
5 4 (1.10%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (1.10%) VMware ESX
5 4 (1.10%) vSphere
6 3 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.82%) XenDesktop
6 3 (0.82%) XenServer
7 1 (0.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.27%) Btrfs
7 1 (0.27%) HDFS
7 1 (0.27%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (1.64%) Puppet
2 5 (1.37%) Ansible
2 5 (1.37%) Terraform
3 4 (1.10%) MOM
4 2 (0.55%) FortiGate
4 2 (0.55%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.55%) SCCM
5 1 (0.27%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.27%) CloudForms
5 1 (0.27%) Netcool
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.27%) QRadar
5 1 (0.27%) SCOM
5 1 (0.27%) SCSM
Vendors
1 39 (10.68%) Microsoft
2 28 (7.67%) Oracle
3 18 (4.93%) Cisco
4 17 (4.66%) VMware
5 11 (3.01%) SAP
6 10 (2.74%) Adobe
6 10 (2.74%) Citrix
6 10 (2.74%) hybris
6 10 (2.74%) Pega
6 10 (2.74%) Red Hat
7 8 (2.19%) MuleSoft
7 8 (2.19%) Splunk
8 7 (1.92%) Cloudera
9 6 (1.64%) CheckPoint
9 6 (1.64%) IBM
9 6 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (1.37%) Informatica
11 4 (1.10%) AppSense
11 4 (1.10%) MapR
11 4 (1.10%) Nuix
West Midlands
RP International
Posted: 14 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
AdRoc Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: £470.00 - £490.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £496.15 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Contingency Team
Posted: 14 days ago