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 5 March 2015 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Architect
Rank 410 392 442
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +50
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Architect 147 154 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.31% 0.34% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.36% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 98 38
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£550 £525 £548
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £363 £371
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £750 £730
UK excluding London average daily rate £569 £510 £545
% change year-on-year
+11.51% -6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
43519 42217 37082
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.41% 92.59% 92.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 27035 25524 21725
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1679 1808 2037
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

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 5 March 2015.

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 5 March 2015. 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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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 -17 70 £538 -2.27% 21
South East -22 18 £500 -20.00% 10
East of England +15 13 £638 +88.88% 3
West Midlands +1 12 £425 -12.37%
North West -28 12 £675 +6.29% 5
Yorkshire -8 10 £525 +27.27% 5
East Midlands +5 6 £575 +91.66%
South West -8 3 £463 - 1
Senior Architect
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Senior Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 67 (21.41%) Finance
2 64 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (14.70%) .NET
4 42 (13.42%) TOGAF
5 39 (12.46%) Java
6 38 (12.14%) User Experience
7 37 (11.82%) Enterprise Architecture
8 35 (11.18%) Security Cleared
9 34 (10.86%) SOA
9 34 (10.86%) Microsoft
10 31 (9.90%) C#
11 30 (9.58%) Banking
12 26 (8.31%) ITIL
13 25 (7.99%) Open Source
14 24 (7.67%) Ruby
14 24 (7.67%) HTML
14 24 (7.67%) Oracle
14 24 (7.67%) Business Intelligence
14 24 (7.67%) E-Commerce
14 24 (7.67%) Stakeholder Management
15 23 (7.35%) Mentoring
16 22 (7.03%) Analytics
17 21 (6.71%) Scrum
17 21 (6.71%) SQL Server
18 20 (6.39%) JavaScript
18 20 (6.39%) CRM
18 20 (6.39%) Data Modelling
18 20 (6.39%) Big Data
18 20 (6.39%) SC Cleared
19 19 (6.07%) CSS

Senior Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 15 (4.79%) Lync
2 12 (3.83%) SharePoint
3 11 (3.51%) Node.js
4 10 (3.19%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
6 7 (2.24%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (2.24%) Adobe CQ
7 6 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
7 6 (1.92%) JBoss
8 5 (1.60%) Apache
8 5 (1.60%) Office Communications Server
9 4 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (1.28%) MS Exchange
10 3 (0.96%) CMS
11 2 (0.64%) Confluence
11 2 (0.64%) SAS
11 2 (0.64%) Documentum
12 1 (0.32%) CICS
Applications
1 7 (2.24%) MS Excel
1 7 (2.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 5 (1.60%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.28%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (0.32%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (2.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.64%) SAP SCM
3 2 (0.64%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.32%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.32%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.32%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.32%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.32%) SAP PP
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.32%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.15%) Cloud Computing
1 13 (4.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.24%) SaaS
3 5 (1.60%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.28%) Office 365
5 1 (0.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.24%) WAN
2 6 (1.92%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (1.60%) Network Security
3 5 (1.60%) AMQP
4 2 (0.64%) 4G
4 2 (0.64%) LAN
4 2 (0.64%) SAN
4 2 (0.64%) 3G
4 2 (0.64%) Internet
4 2 (0.64%) Firewall
5 1 (0.32%) Multicast
5 1 (0.32%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.32%) DMZ
5 1 (0.32%) HTTP
5 1 (0.32%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.32%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.32%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.32%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (6.71%) SQL Server
2 20 (6.39%) Big Data
3 17 (5.43%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (5.43%) NoSQL
4 14 (4.47%) MongoDB
5 9 (2.88%) Hadoop
6 8 (2.56%) DataStage
7 7 (2.24%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (1.92%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (1.92%) DB2
8 6 (1.92%) SAP BW
8 6 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (1.60%) MySQL
10 4 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (1.28%) Relational Database
11 3 (0.96%) Oracle OWB
11 3 (0.96%) OLAP
11 3 (0.96%) SAP Data Services
11 3 (0.96%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 7 (2.24%) Axure RP
2 4 (1.28%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.28%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 3 (0.96%) Selenium
4 2 (0.64%) JIRA
4 2 (0.64%) ERwin
4 2 (0.64%) Subversion
5 1 (0.32%) YourKit
5 1 (0.32%) Maven
5 1 (0.32%) ProC
5 1 (0.32%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.32%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.32%) Git (software)
General
1 67 (21.41%) Finance
2 30 (9.58%) Banking
3 14 (4.47%) Retail
4 10 (3.19%) Marketing
5 9 (2.88%) Telecoms
6 8 (2.56%) Law
7 7 (2.24%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.28%) Automotive
9 3 (0.96%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.64%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.64%) Publishing
10 2 (0.64%) Legal
10 2 (0.64%) Games
11 1 (0.32%) Front Office
11 1 (0.32%) Back Office
11 1 (0.32%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.32%) Electronics
11 1 (0.32%) French Language
11 1 (0.32%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (14.70%) .NET
2 24 (7.67%) HTML
3 19 (6.07%) CSS
4 14 (4.47%) Web Services
5 11 (3.51%) ASP.NET
5 11 (3.51%) Ruby on Rails
5 11 (3.51%) AngularJS
6 10 (3.19%) WCF
7 8 (2.56%) jQuery
7 8 (2.56%) KnockoutJS
8 7 (2.24%) XML
8 7 (2.24%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (2.24%) REST
8 7 (2.24%) .NET Framework
9 6 (1.92%) Java EE
9 6 (1.92%) Django
9 6 (1.92%) Middleware
10 5 (1.60%) Spring
10 5 (1.60%) HTML5
10 5 (1.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 38 (12.14%) User Experience
2 25 (7.99%) Open Source
3 14 (4.47%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (2.88%) Data Structures
5 8 (2.56%) Clustering
6 6 (1.92%) Fixed Income
7 5 (1.60%) NHS
7 5 (1.60%) Human Factors
7 5 (1.60%) RIA
8 4 (1.28%) Psychology
8 4 (1.28%) Data Integration
8 4 (1.28%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.28%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.96%) Performance Metrics
9 3 (0.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.96%) Reference Data
10 2 (0.64%) Derivative
10 2 (0.64%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.64%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 15 (4.79%) Linux
2 11 (3.51%) Windows
3 8 (2.56%) UNIX
4 5 (1.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.28%) Windows 8
5 4 (1.28%) Windows 7
5 4 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (0.96%) AIX
6 3 (0.96%) Android
7 2 (0.64%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.32%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.32%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (13.42%) TOGAF
3 37 (11.82%) Enterprise Architecture
4 34 (10.86%) SOA
5 26 (8.31%) ITIL
6 24 (7.67%) Business Intelligence
6 24 (7.67%) E-Commerce
6 24 (7.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 23 (7.35%) Mentoring
8 22 (7.03%) Analytics
9 21 (6.71%) Scrum
10 20 (6.39%) CRM
10 20 (6.39%) Data Modelling
11 18 (5.75%) Project Management
12 17 (5.43%) Service Management
12 17 (5.43%) Data Architecture
12 17 (5.43%) Information Architecture
13 15 (4.79%) BDD
14 14 (4.47%) Data Governance
14 14 (4.47%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 39 (12.46%) Java
2 31 (9.90%) C#
3 24 (7.67%) Ruby
4 20 (6.39%) JavaScript
5 16 (5.11%) SQL
6 14 (4.47%) Scala
7 12 (3.83%) Python
7 12 (3.83%) C++
8 6 (1.92%) PHP
9 3 (0.96%) ABAP
9 3 (0.96%) Groovy
10 2 (0.64%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.64%) Clojure
10 2 (0.64%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.32%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.32%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.32%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.32%) COBOL
11 1 (0.32%) Perl
11 1 (0.32%) R
Qualifications
1 35 (11.18%) Security Cleared
2 20 (6.39%) SC Cleared
3 12 (3.83%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (3.83%) CCDP
4 11 (3.51%) Degree
5 10 (3.19%) CCNA
6 8 (2.56%) VCP4
7 7 (2.24%) CCIE
8 5 (1.60%) CCA
8 5 (1.60%) CCNP
8 5 (1.60%) CCDA
8 5 (1.60%) CCDE
9 4 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.32%) CISM
10 1 (0.32%) ISEB
10 1 (0.32%) CISSP
10 1 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.32%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.32%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.32%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.60%) Data Quality
2 3 (0.96%) SLA
2 3 (0.96%) QA
3 1 (0.32%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.32%) HL7
System Software
1 13 (4.15%) Active Directory
2 11 (3.51%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.96%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (1.92%) SCCM
2 5 (1.60%) Puppet
2 5 (1.60%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.28%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (0.96%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (0.96%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.64%) Salt
6 1 (0.32%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.32%) SCOM
Vendors
1 34 (10.86%) Microsoft
2 24 (7.67%) Oracle
3 17 (5.43%) Cisco
4 15 (4.79%) SAP
5 13 (4.15%) Pega
6 11 (3.51%) VMware
7 10 (3.19%) Adobe
8 9 (2.88%) IBM
9 7 (2.24%) Business Objects
10 6 (1.92%) Informatica
10 6 (1.92%) EMC
11 5 (1.60%) Twitter
12 4 (1.28%) Cognos
12 4 (1.28%) HP
12 4 (1.28%) Teradata
13 3 (0.96%) NetApp
13 3 (0.96%) Trillium
13 3 (0.96%) Riverbed
13 3 (0.96%) SolarWinds
14 2 (0.64%) Tableau
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