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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Architect
Rank 423 473 423
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -50
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Architect 206 146 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.41% 0.28% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.30% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 89 84
Median daily rate £575 £515 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.65% -6.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £449 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £800 £675 £695
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £495 £515
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £61.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £61.00
Senior 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
47291 48931 46133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.80% 94.82% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 31081 31593 28481
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 £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1412 1847 1900
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.61 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.34% +0.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

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 25 July 2016.

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 25 July 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 +31 115 £600 +9.09% 27
West Midlands -10 22 £488 -8.45% 6
East Midlands +10 16 £600 +33.33% 1
Yorkshire +5 16 £550 - 5
North East -57 13 £778 +55.50% 1
East of England +20 9 £500 +1.52%
South East -4 8 £475 -14.79% 3
South West +1 5 £650 - 2
North West +4 2 £563 +25.00% 1
Senior Architect
UK

Senior Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, 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.

1 124 (26.05%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (19.75%) Java
3 85 (17.86%) Finance
4 84 (17.65%) Enterprise Architecture
5 73 (15.34%) Oracle
6 69 (14.50%) TOGAF
7 57 (11.97%) Security Cleared
8 54 (11.34%) Technical Architecture
9 53 (11.13%) .NET
9 53 (11.13%) SQL
10 51 (10.71%) Open Source
11 49 (10.29%) User Experience
12 47 (9.87%) MongoDB
13 46 (9.66%) Linux
13 46 (9.66%) Microsoft
13 46 (9.66%) SC Cleared
14 44 (9.24%) Degree
15 41 (8.61%) Data Centre
16 40 (8.40%) SOA
17 38 (7.98%) Analytical Skills
17 38 (7.98%) ITIL
17 38 (7.98%) Data Warehouse
17 38 (7.98%) HTML
18 37 (7.77%) JavaScript
19 36 (7.56%) Unix
19 36 (7.56%) Software Architecture
20 34 (7.14%) Project Management
21 33 (6.93%) Spring
21 33 (6.93%) Retail
22 32 (6.72%) Marketing

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 17 (3.57%) SAS
2 16 (3.36%) Confluence
3 14 (2.94%) IIS
4 13 (2.73%) SharePoint
5 11 (2.31%) Apache
6 10 (2.10%) WebSphere
7 7 (1.47%) Tomcat
8 6 (1.26%) JBoss
8 6 (1.26%) SharePoint Server
9 5 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (1.05%) MS Exchange
9 5 (1.05%) Mule
10 4 (0.84%) Apache Spark
10 4 (0.84%) CMS
10 4 (0.84%) Mule ESB
11 3 (0.63%) Apache Pig
11 3 (0.63%) nginx
11 3 (0.63%) Oracle Coherence
11 3 (0.63%) Skype for Business
12 2 (0.42%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 18 (3.78%) MS Excel
2 15 (3.15%) MS Visio
3 14 (2.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (1.05%) OmniGraffle
5 4 (0.84%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.42%) InVision
Business Applications
1 11 (2.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.68%) SAP IS-U
3 3 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.42%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.42%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.21%) RMDS
5 1 (0.21%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.21%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.21%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.21%) SAP hybris
5 1 (0.21%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 26 (5.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (4.62%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (3.15%) IaaS
4 14 (2.94%) Office 365
5 13 (2.73%) Cloud Computing
6 11 (2.31%) SaaS
7 8 (1.68%) PaaS
8 4 (0.84%) Google Apps
9 3 (0.63%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.42%) SuccessFactors
11 1 (0.21%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (0.21%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.21%) Boomi
11 1 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.21%) IBM PureFlex
11 1 (0.21%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 21 (4.41%) Firewall
1 21 (4.41%) LAN
2 19 (3.99%) Internet
2 19 (3.99%) WAN
3 14 (2.94%) HTTP
4 9 (1.89%) NAS
4 9 (1.89%) Network Security
5 8 (1.68%) 4G
5 8 (1.68%) SAN
6 6 (1.26%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (1.26%) Intranet
6 6 (1.26%) Multicast
6 6 (1.26%) VPN
7 5 (1.05%) DNS
7 5 (1.05%) Extranet
7 5 (1.05%) LTE
7 5 (1.05%) MPLS
7 5 (1.05%) TETRA
7 5 (1.05%) VLAN
7 5 (1.05%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (9.87%) MongoDB
2 38 (7.98%) Data Warehouse
3 28 (5.88%) SQL Server
4 24 (5.04%) Hadoop
5 23 (4.83%) PostgreSQL
6 19 (3.99%) Big Data
7 16 (3.36%) Apache Hive
8 15 (3.15%) BusinessObjects
8 15 (3.15%) HBase
9 14 (2.94%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 13 (2.73%) Pentaho
11 11 (2.31%) Apache Cassandra
11 11 (2.31%) MySQL
12 7 (1.47%) Data Lake
12 7 (1.47%) DB2
12 7 (1.47%) NoSQL
12 7 (1.47%) OLAP
12 7 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 7 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 6 (1.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (5.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 24 (5.04%) Git (software)
2 20 (4.20%) Maven
3 19 (3.99%) Axure RP
4 17 (3.57%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 16 (3.36%) JIRA
6 14 (2.94%) ERwin
7 12 (2.52%) SoapUI
8 6 (1.26%) Jenkins
9 5 (1.05%) Bitbucket
9 5 (1.05%) FishEye
9 5 (1.05%) GoCD
9 5 (1.05%) Sonatype Nexus
9 5 (1.05%) Visual Studio
10 3 (0.63%) ClearCase
10 3 (0.63%) ClearQuest
10 3 (0.63%) JUnit
10 3 (0.63%) Selenium
10 3 (0.63%) TestNG
11 2 (0.42%) NetBeans
General
1 85 (17.86%) Finance
2 33 (6.93%) Retail
3 32 (6.72%) Marketing
4 26 (5.46%) Banking
5 20 (4.20%) Telecoms
6 13 (2.73%) Law
7 12 (2.52%) Front Office
8 9 (1.89%) Legal
9 6 (1.26%) Publishing
10 5 (1.05%) Billing
10 5 (1.05%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.84%) Investment Banking
11 4 (0.84%) Military
12 2 (0.42%) Back Office
12 2 (0.42%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.21%) Dutch Language
13 1 (0.21%) French Language
13 1 (0.21%) Greek Language
13 1 (0.21%) Korean Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (11.13%) .NET
2 38 (7.98%) HTML
3 33 (6.93%) Spring
4 32 (6.72%) REST
5 29 (6.09%) CSS
5 29 (6.09%) Web Services
6 27 (5.67%) SOAP
7 24 (5.04%) J2EE
8 21 (4.41%) JSON
9 19 (3.99%) ELK Stack
9 19 (3.99%) Hystrix
9 19 (3.99%) RabbitMQ
9 19 (3.99%) Spring Boot
9 19 (3.99%) WireMock
10 17 (3.57%) AngularJS
11 16 (3.36%) HTML5
11 16 (3.36%) Middleware
12 15 (3.15%) .NET Framework
13 13 (2.73%) CSS3
13 13 (2.73%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 49 (10.29%) User Experience
2 41 (8.61%) Data Centre
3 38 (7.98%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (6.30%) Visualisation
5 26 (5.46%) Management Information System
6 14 (2.94%) Computer Science
6 14 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
6 14 (2.94%) Psychology
7 13 (2.73%) RIA
7 13 (2.73%) Virtual Team
8 11 (2.31%) Smart Meter
9 10 (2.10%) CESG
10 7 (1.47%) Data Integration
11 6 (1.26%) Hybrid Cloud
11 6 (1.26%) Mobile App
12 5 (1.05%) Public Cloud
12 5 (1.05%) Replication
13 4 (0.84%) Algorithms
13 4 (0.84%) Web 2.0
14 3 (0.63%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 46 (9.66%) Linux
2 36 (7.56%) Unix
3 26 (5.46%) Windows
4 12 (2.52%) Windows 10
5 6 (1.26%) Windows 7
5 6 (1.26%) Windows 8
6 5 (1.05%) Mac OS X
6 5 (1.05%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.63%) Android
7 3 (0.63%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.42%) Solaris
8 2 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.21%) AIX
9 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.21%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (26.05%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (17.65%) Enterprise Architecture
3 69 (14.50%) TOGAF
4 54 (11.34%) Technical Architecture
5 51 (10.71%) Open Source
6 40 (8.40%) SOA
7 38 (7.98%) ITIL
8 36 (7.56%) Software Architecture
9 34 (7.14%) Project Management
10 32 (6.72%) Data Architecture
11 30 (6.30%) Business Intelligence
12 29 (6.09%) Coaching
12 29 (6.09%) Data Modelling
12 29 (6.09%) Stakeholder Management
13 28 (5.88%) E-Commerce
14 26 (5.46%) CRM
14 26 (5.46%) Data Management
14 26 (5.46%) Mentoring
14 26 (5.46%) Risk Management
14 26 (5.46%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 94 (19.75%) Java
2 53 (11.13%) SQL
3 37 (7.77%) JavaScript
4 20 (4.20%) C#
5 17 (3.57%) Shell Script
6 14 (2.94%) Python
7 12 (2.52%) PL/SQL
8 8 (1.68%) C
9 7 (1.47%) VB
10 6 (1.26%) Ruby
10 6 (1.26%) Scala
11 4 (0.84%) FQL
11 4 (0.84%) PowerShell
11 4 (0.84%) R
12 3 (0.63%) C++
13 2 (0.42%) VB6
14 1 (0.21%) Groovy
14 1 (0.21%) Perl
14 1 (0.21%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.21%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 57 (11.97%) Security Cleared
2 46 (9.66%) SC Cleared
3 44 (9.24%) Degree
4 17 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (2.94%) CISSP
6 11 (2.31%) CCNP
7 10 (2.10%) CCIE
7 10 (2.10%) CESG Certified Professional
8 8 (1.68%) BPSS Clearance
8 8 (1.68%) CREST Certified
8 8 (1.68%) CRISC
9 7 (1.47%) CCNA
9 7 (1.47%) MBA
10 5 (1.05%) CCDE
10 5 (1.05%) DV Cleared
11 4 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 3 (0.63%) CLAS
13 2 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 1 (0.21%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.94%) Disclosure Scotland
2 8 (1.68%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.42%) COBIT
3 2 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.42%) QA
4 1 (0.21%) ISO22301
4 1 (0.21%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (3.99%) Docker
2 18 (3.78%) Active Directory
3 14 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (1.47%) Hyper-V
4 7 (1.47%) Virtual Desktop
5 4 (0.84%) XenApp
5 4 (0.84%) XenDesktop
6 3 (0.63%) vSphere
7 2 (0.42%) Apache Flume
7 2 (0.42%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (0.42%) KVM
7 2 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.42%) NFS
7 2 (0.42%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.42%) Snort
7 2 (0.42%) SRDF
7 2 (0.42%) Xen
8 1 (0.21%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 22 (4.62%) Puppet
2 19 (3.99%) Graphite
3 12 (2.52%) Grafana
4 11 (2.31%) SCCM
5 7 (1.47%) Consul
6 6 (1.26%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (1.26%) StatsD
7 4 (0.84%) Microsoft Intune
8 3 (0.63%) AirWatch
8 3 (0.63%) Ansible
8 3 (0.63%) SCOM
9 2 (0.42%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.21%) CloudHub
10 1 (0.21%) Data Guard
10 1 (0.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 73 (15.34%) Oracle
2 46 (9.66%) Microsoft
3 28 (5.88%) Cisco
4 22 (4.62%) SAP
5 19 (3.99%) Citrix
6 18 (3.78%) Tableau
7 17 (3.57%) Informatica
7 17 (3.57%) Pega
8 16 (3.36%) VMware
9 15 (3.15%) Adobe
10 14 (2.94%) CA
11 12 (2.52%) IBM
12 9 (1.89%) Google
12 9 (1.89%) HP
12 9 (1.89%) NetApp
13 7 (1.47%) hybris
14 6 (1.26%) Apigee
14 6 (1.26%) ATG
14 6 (1.26%) Mashery
14 6 (1.26%) MuleSoft
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