The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Architect
Rank 425 429 454
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +25
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Architect 166 130 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.33% 0.28% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.30% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 95 41
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£600 £550 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £718 £750 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £450 £475
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Senior Architect
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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
46272 43750 42038
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 91.73% 92.64% 93.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 29935 26900 24214
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1900 1926 2472
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.80 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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
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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 +29 108 £600 +7.14% 25
South East -21 17 £500 +9.28% 11
North West +2 13 £588 +11.90% 3
Yorkshire -1 10 £550 +22.22% 3
East of England -16 5 £600 +50.00% 3
East Midlands +4 3 £500 +66.66% 1
West Midlands -18 2 £455 +2.82% 1
South West -23 2 £650 +42.85% 3
Senior Architect
UK

Senior Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 65 (18.79%) Finance
2 64 (18.50%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (16.47%) TOGAF
4 47 (13.58%) Enterprise Architecture
5 45 (13.01%) Security Cleared
5 45 (13.01%) Oracle
6 43 (12.43%) Java
7 36 (10.40%) Telecoms
8 32 (9.25%) .NET
9 30 (8.67%) ITIL
9 30 (8.67%) SOA
10 29 (8.38%) Project Management
10 29 (8.38%) Open Source
11 28 (8.09%) User Experience
12 27 (7.80%) Mentoring
13 26 (7.51%) Stakeholder Management
14 24 (6.94%) SC Cleared
14 24 (6.94%) Ruby
15 23 (6.65%) Business Intelligence
16 22 (6.36%) Cisco
16 22 (6.36%) CRM
16 22 (6.36%) HTML
17 21 (6.07%) Technical Architecture
17 21 (6.07%) Analytics
18 20 (5.78%) Data Modelling
18 20 (5.78%) 3G
18 20 (5.78%) Banking
19 19 (5.49%) Retail
19 19 (5.49%) SQL
20 18 (5.20%) Degree

Senior Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 9 (2.60%) Lync
1 9 (2.60%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.31%) SharePoint 2010
3 7 (2.02%) Adobe CQ
3 7 (2.02%) Node.js
3 7 (2.02%) JBoss
4 6 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (1.73%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (1.73%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (1.45%) Apache
6 4 (1.16%) CMS
6 4 (1.16%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.87%) Apache ServiceMix
8 2 (0.58%) Confluence
9 1 (0.29%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.29%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.29%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.29%) Mule
9 1 (0.29%) FileNet
9 1 (0.29%) LiveLink
Applications
1 3 (0.87%) MS Visio
1 3 (0.87%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.58%) MS Project
2 2 (0.58%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.58%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.29%) SPSS
3 1 (0.29%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.29%) MS Office
3 1 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 8 (2.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (2.02%) Cerner Millennium
3 6 (1.73%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.87%) Oracle Retail
5 2 (0.58%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.58%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.29%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.29%) SAP SCM
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.29%) SAP PP
6 1 (0.29%) Summit
6 1 (0.29%) SAP APO
6 1 (0.29%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.31%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (1.16%) SaaS
3 2 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.29%) Force.com
4 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.29%) PaaS
4 1 (0.29%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.78%) 3G
2 15 (4.34%) Internet
3 12 (3.47%) Broadband
4 10 (2.89%) WAN
5 7 (2.02%) 4G
6 5 (1.45%) AMQP
6 5 (1.45%) LTE
6 5 (1.45%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (1.16%) LAN
7 4 (1.16%) SAN
7 4 (1.16%) Network Security
8 3 (0.87%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.58%) VoIP
9 2 (0.58%) WLAN
9 2 (0.58%) GSM
9 2 (0.58%) Intranet
9 2 (0.58%) Wireless
9 2 (0.58%) 2G
9 2 (0.58%) Firewall
9 2 (0.58%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (4.91%) Big Data
2 14 (4.05%) MongoDB
3 13 (3.76%) NoSQL
4 12 (3.47%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (2.60%) Hadoop
6 8 (2.31%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (2.02%) SQL Server
7 7 (2.02%) Relational Database
8 5 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (1.45%) DataStage
8 5 (1.45%) OLAP
9 4 (1.16%) MySQL
9 4 (1.16%) QlikView
9 4 (1.16%) Oracle OLAP
10 3 (0.87%) Redis
10 3 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.87%) OLTP
10 3 (0.87%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.87%) DB2
10 3 (0.87%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (1.45%) JIRA
1 5 (1.45%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.16%) Selenium
2 4 (1.16%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.87%) Axure RP
3 3 (0.87%) Subversion
3 3 (0.87%) ERwin
4 2 (0.58%) Ant
4 2 (0.58%) Maven
5 1 (0.29%) TortoiseSVN
5 1 (0.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.29%) Firebug
5 1 (0.29%) ProC
5 1 (0.29%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.29%) YourKit
5 1 (0.29%) Sublime Text
General
1 65 (18.79%) Finance
2 36 (10.40%) Telecoms
3 20 (5.78%) Banking
4 19 (5.49%) Retail
5 12 (3.47%) Billing
5 12 (3.47%) Marketing
6 8 (2.31%) Law
7 6 (1.73%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.45%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.45%) Automotive
9 3 (0.87%) Back Office
9 3 (0.87%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.58%) German Language
10 2 (0.58%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.29%) Local Government
11 1 (0.29%) French Language
11 1 (0.29%) Electronics
11 1 (0.29%) Front Office
11 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.29%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (9.25%) .NET
2 22 (6.36%) HTML
3 18 (5.20%) CSS
4 13 (3.76%) Ruby on Rails
5 11 (3.18%) HTML5
5 11 (3.18%) XML
6 10 (2.89%) AngularJS
6 10 (2.89%) Web Services
7 9 (2.60%) jQuery
8 8 (2.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 8 (2.31%) Middleware
8 8 (2.31%) JSON
8 8 (2.31%) REST
9 7 (2.02%) Ajax
9 7 (2.02%) J2EE
10 6 (1.73%) Java EE
10 6 (1.73%) Spring
10 6 (1.73%) Backbone.js
11 5 (1.45%) .NET Framework
11 5 (1.45%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 29 (8.38%) Open Source
2 28 (8.09%) User Experience
3 13 (3.76%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (3.47%) Computer Science
5 11 (3.18%) Data Structures
6 8 (2.31%) PACS
7 7 (2.02%) CESG
7 7 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.73%) NHS
8 6 (1.73%) Fixed Income
8 6 (1.73%) Clustering
8 6 (1.73%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.45%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.16%) Mainframe
11 3 (0.87%) Data Integration
12 2 (0.58%) Algorithms
12 2 (0.58%) PMI
12 2 (0.58%) DTV
12 2 (0.58%) Derivative
12 2 (0.58%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 16 (4.62%) Linux
2 9 (2.60%) UNIX
3 6 (1.73%) Windows
4 5 (1.45%) Android
4 5 (1.45%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.58%) AIX
6 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.29%) zOS
6 1 (0.29%) VMS
6 1 (0.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (18.50%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (16.47%) TOGAF
3 47 (13.58%) Enterprise Architecture
4 30 (8.67%) ITIL
4 30 (8.67%) SOA
5 29 (8.38%) Project Management
6 27 (7.80%) Mentoring
7 26 (7.51%) Stakeholder Management
8 23 (6.65%) Business Intelligence
9 22 (6.36%) CRM
10 21 (6.07%) Technical Architecture
10 21 (6.07%) Analytics
11 20 (5.78%) Data Modelling
12 18 (5.20%) E-Commerce
13 17 (4.91%) Scrum
14 16 (4.62%) Service Management
14 16 (4.62%) Data Architecture
15 15 (4.34%) BDD
15 15 (4.34%) Migration
16 13 (3.76%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 43 (12.43%) Java
2 24 (6.94%) Ruby
3 19 (5.49%) SQL
4 18 (5.20%) JavaScript
4 18 (5.20%) C#
5 12 (3.47%) C++
5 12 (3.47%) Python
6 10 (2.89%) Scala
7 6 (1.73%) PHP
8 1 (0.29%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.29%) R
8 1 (0.29%) CoffeeScript
8 1 (0.29%) Groovy
8 1 (0.29%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.29%) ABAP
8 1 (0.29%) COBOL
8 1 (0.29%) Perl
8 1 (0.29%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 45 (13.01%) Security Cleared
2 24 (6.94%) SC Cleared
3 18 (5.20%) Degree
4 15 (4.34%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (3.47%) CCDP
6 11 (3.18%) CCNA
7 7 (2.02%) CCIE
8 4 (1.16%) CCNP
8 4 (1.16%) CCDA
8 4 (1.16%) CCA
8 4 (1.16%) CCDE
9 2 (0.58%) CISSP
9 2 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.58%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.29%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.29%) CISA
10 1 (0.29%) CISM
10 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.87%) PCI DSS
1 3 (0.87%) Data Quality
1 3 (0.87%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.58%) SLA
2 2 (0.58%) QA
2 2 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.29%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 10 (2.89%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.73%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.29%) vSphere
4 1 (0.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (0.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (0.29%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (1.16%) Puppet
2 3 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.58%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (0.58%) SCCM
3 2 (0.58%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.29%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.29%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.29%) Control-M
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 45 (13.01%) Oracle
2 22 (6.36%) Cisco
3 16 (4.62%) Microsoft
4 13 (3.76%) SAP
5 12 (3.47%) Pega
6 10 (2.89%) Cerner
7 8 (2.31%) IBM
7 8 (2.31%) VMware
7 8 (2.31%) Twitter
8 7 (2.02%) Siebel
9 6 (1.73%) EMC
10 5 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (1.45%) Adobe
11 4 (1.16%) Cognos
12 3 (0.87%) Sencha
13 2 (0.58%) Cloudera
13 2 (0.58%) Business Objects
13 2 (0.58%) Hyperion
13 2 (0.58%) Informatica
13 2 (0.58%) CheckPoint
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