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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Architect
Rank 431 452 438
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Architect 195 184 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.39% 0.35% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.37% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 123 102
Median daily rate £588 £625 £564
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.00% +10.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £427 £451
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £772 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate £575 £650 £563
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +15.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £45.00 £45.45 £61.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.99% -25.49%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £45.45 £61.00
% change year-on-year
-0.99% -25.49%
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
46932 50120 49138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.61% 95.00% 93.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 30956 32529 30550
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1540 1922 1988
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 +10 92 £600 +4.25% 14
South East +24 35 £588 -9.61% 5
North West +14 23 £650 +10.63% 3
East of England +3 12 £500 -18.36% 2
West Midlands -28 12 £450 -30.76% 4
Yorkshire +11 8 £538 -17.30% 2
East Midlands -4 8 £425 -
North East -27 3 £650 +33.33%
South West -6 1 £575 -22.03% 1
Senior Architect
UK

Senior Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 89 (21.39%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (17.55%) Finance
3 68 (16.35%) Java
3 68 (16.35%) Enterprise Architecture
4 59 (14.18%) TOGAF
5 58 (13.94%) Security Cleared
6 45 (10.82%) Microsoft
7 44 (10.58%) SC Cleared
8 36 (8.65%) Oracle
8 36 (8.65%) Coaching
9 35 (8.41%) Mentoring
9 35 (8.41%) Stakeholder Management
9 35 (8.41%) Microsoft Azure
10 33 (7.93%) Data Warehouse
11 32 (7.69%) SOA
12 31 (7.45%) Business Intelligence
12 31 (7.45%) .NET
12 31 (7.45%) Open Source
12 31 (7.45%) Data Architecture
13 30 (7.21%) Retail
13 30 (7.21%) Linux
14 29 (6.97%) Windows
14 29 (6.97%) SQL
14 29 (6.97%) Data Centre
15 28 (6.73%) Web Services
15 28 (6.73%) Data Management
15 28 (6.73%) Degree
16 27 (6.49%) Banking
16 27 (6.49%) Data Modelling
17 26 (6.25%) Cisco

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 11 (2.64%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.16%) Apache
2 9 (2.16%) Confluence
3 8 (1.92%) IIS
3 8 (1.92%) JBoss
4 6 (1.44%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (1.20%) CMS
5 5 (1.20%) MS Exchange
5 5 (1.20%) Skype for Business
6 4 (0.96%) Apache Spark
6 4 (0.96%) Mule
6 4 (0.96%) Tomcat
6 4 (0.96%) WebLogic
6 4 (0.96%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.72%) Apache Pig
7 3 (0.72%) Mule ESB
7 3 (0.72%) Oracle Coherence
7 3 (0.72%) SAS
8 2 (0.48%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.48%) Drupal
Applications
1 19 (4.57%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.40%) MS Visio
3 7 (1.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (1.20%) OmniGraffle
5 2 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.96%) SAP hybris
3 2 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.48%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.48%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.24%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.24%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.24%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.24%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.24%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 35 (8.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (5.77%) Office 365
3 19 (4.57%) Amazon AWS
4 18 (4.33%) SaaS
5 14 (3.37%) IaaS
6 11 (2.64%) PaaS
7 8 (1.92%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (0.96%) Google Apps
9 3 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.24%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.24%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 1 (0.24%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.24%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (0.24%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.24%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.24%) Force.com
10 1 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.24%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.24%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 23 (5.53%) Firewall
2 18 (4.33%) WAN
3 13 (3.13%) HTTP
3 13 (3.13%) LAN
4 9 (2.16%) Wireless
5 7 (1.68%) Unified Communications
5 7 (1.68%) VPN
6 6 (1.44%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (1.44%) DNS
6 6 (1.44%) Network Security
7 5 (1.20%) 4G
7 5 (1.20%) Extranet
7 5 (1.20%) Intranet
7 5 (1.20%) LTE
7 5 (1.20%) SAN
7 5 (1.20%) Skype
7 5 (1.20%) SSL
7 5 (1.20%) TETRA
7 5 (1.20%) VoIP
8 4 (0.96%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (7.93%) Data Warehouse
2 22 (5.29%) MongoDB
3 20 (4.81%) Big Data
4 18 (4.33%) SQL Server
5 12 (2.88%) MySQL
6 11 (2.64%) Data Lake
7 10 (2.40%) Hadoop
8 9 (2.16%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (1.92%) NoSQL
10 7 (1.68%) OLAP
11 6 (1.44%) Apache Hive
12 5 (1.20%) Apache Cassandra
12 5 (1.20%) OLTP
12 5 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (0.96%) Amazon RDS
13 4 (0.96%) BusinessObjects
13 4 (0.96%) HBase
14 3 (0.72%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
14 3 (0.72%) Hazelcast
14 3 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 16 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 16 (3.85%) Git (software)
2 15 (3.61%) Maven
3 12 (2.88%) Jenkins
4 10 (2.40%) Axure RP
4 10 (2.40%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 9 (2.16%) JIRA
5 9 (2.16%) SoapUI
6 5 (1.20%) Bitbucket
6 5 (1.20%) FishEye
6 5 (1.20%) GoCD
6 5 (1.20%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (0.96%) Eclipse
7 4 (0.96%) ERwin
7 4 (0.96%) IntelliJ
7 4 (0.96%) JUnit
8 3 (0.72%) ClearCase
8 3 (0.72%) ClearQuest
9 2 (0.48%) CA Gen
9 2 (0.48%) NetBeans
General
1 73 (17.55%) Finance
2 30 (7.21%) Retail
3 27 (6.49%) Banking
4 24 (5.77%) Marketing
5 12 (2.88%) Law
6 11 (2.64%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.20%) Front Office
7 5 (1.20%) Legal
7 5 (1.20%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.96%) Financial Institution
8 4 (0.96%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.72%) French Language
9 3 (0.72%) Publishing
10 2 (0.48%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (0.48%) Italian Language
10 2 (0.48%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.24%) Back Office
11 1 (0.24%) Billing
11 1 (0.24%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.24%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (7.45%) .NET
2 28 (6.73%) Web Services
3 22 (5.29%) REST
4 21 (5.05%) HTML
5 20 (4.81%) Spring
6 19 (4.57%) CSS
6 19 (4.57%) SOAP
7 18 (4.33%) J2EE
8 17 (4.09%) JSON
9 16 (3.85%) HTML5
10 13 (3.13%) CSS3
11 11 (2.64%) ELK Stack
11 11 (2.64%) Hystrix
11 11 (2.64%) RabbitMQ
11 11 (2.64%) Spring Boot
11 11 (2.64%) WireMock
12 10 (2.40%) XML
13 8 (1.92%) AngularJS
13 8 (1.92%) Middleware
14 7 (1.68%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 29 (6.97%) Data Centre
2 26 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 26 (6.25%) User Experience
3 16 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (3.61%) Data Integration
4 15 (3.61%) Virtual Team
5 11 (2.64%) CESG
6 9 (2.16%) Hybrid Cloud
6 9 (2.16%) Psychology
6 9 (2.16%) RIA
7 7 (1.68%) Computer Science
7 7 (1.68%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.44%) Visualisation
9 4 (0.96%) Biometrics
9 4 (0.96%) Fat Client
9 4 (0.96%) Replication
9 4 (0.96%) Smartcard
9 4 (0.96%) Thin Client
10 3 (0.72%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 30 (7.21%) Linux
2 29 (6.97%) Windows
3 19 (4.57%) Unix
4 12 (2.88%) Windows 10
5 8 (1.92%) Windows 7
6 7 (1.68%) Windows Server
7 6 (1.44%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.72%) Android
9 3 (0.72%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.72%) Solaris
10 2 (0.48%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.48%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (21.39%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (16.35%) Enterprise Architecture
3 59 (14.18%) TOGAF
4 36 (8.65%) Coaching
5 35 (8.41%) Mentoring
5 35 (8.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 32 (7.69%) SOA
7 31 (7.45%) Business Intelligence
7 31 (7.45%) Data Architecture
7 31 (7.45%) Open Source
8 28 (6.73%) Data Management
9 27 (6.49%) Data Modelling
10 26 (6.25%) Software Architecture
11 25 (6.01%) E-Commerce
12 24 (5.77%) ITIL
12 24 (5.77%) Migration
12 24 (5.77%) Risk Management
13 22 (5.29%) Project Management
14 21 (5.05%) Scrum
15 20 (4.81%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 68 (16.35%) Java
2 29 (6.97%) SQL
3 20 (4.81%) JavaScript
4 12 (2.88%) C#
5 10 (2.40%) C
6 8 (1.92%) Python
6 8 (1.92%) Shell Script
7 7 (1.68%) PL/SQL
7 7 (1.68%) Scala
8 6 (1.44%) Ruby
9 4 (0.96%) Perl
10 2 (0.48%) PHP
10 2 (0.48%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.24%) C++
11 1 (0.24%) ES6
11 1 (0.24%) FQL
11 1 (0.24%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.24%) VB
Qualifications
1 58 (13.94%) Security Cleared
2 44 (10.58%) SC Cleared
3 28 (6.73%) Degree
4 16 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (3.13%) CISSP
6 11 (2.64%) CCIE
7 10 (2.40%) CESG Certified Professional
8 9 (2.16%) BPSS Clearance
9 8 (1.92%) CREST Certified
9 8 (1.92%) CRISC
10 7 (1.68%) CCNP
11 6 (1.44%) CCNA
12 5 (1.20%) CCDE
12 5 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 4 (0.96%) CLAS
13 4 (0.96%) DV Cleared
14 3 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
15 1 (0.24%) GCIA
15 1 (0.24%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
2 14 (3.37%) Data Quality
3 7 (1.68%) SLA
4 6 (1.44%) ISO20022
5 5 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.48%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.48%) EMIR
6 2 (0.48%) MiFID
6 2 (0.48%) PA-DSS
6 2 (0.48%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.48%) QA
7 1 (0.24%) FATCA
System Software
1 26 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 14 (3.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (3.13%) XenApp
4 12 (2.88%) Docker
5 7 (1.68%) Hyper-V
5 7 (1.68%) XenDesktop
6 6 (1.44%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (1.20%) VMware ESX
8 3 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.72%) vSphere
8 3 (0.72%) XenServer
9 2 (0.48%) Apache Flume
9 2 (0.48%) Btrfs
9 2 (0.48%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (0.48%) HDFS
9 2 (0.48%) Snort
9 2 (0.48%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.24%) NFS
10 1 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.24%) Xen
Systems Management
1 17 (4.09%) Puppet
2 14 (3.37%) SCCM
3 11 (2.64%) Graphite
4 7 (1.68%) Consul
5 4 (0.96%) Ansible
5 4 (0.96%) Grafana
5 4 (0.96%) Microsoft Intune
5 4 (0.96%) NetBackup
6 3 (0.72%) AirWatch
6 3 (0.72%) MOM
6 3 (0.72%) SCOM
7 2 (0.48%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.48%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.24%) CloudForms
8 1 (0.24%) CloudHub
8 1 (0.24%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.24%) Netcool
Vendors
1 45 (10.82%) Microsoft
2 36 (8.65%) Oracle
3 26 (6.25%) Cisco
4 19 (4.57%) VMware
5 18 (4.33%) Citrix
6 17 (4.09%) Pega
7 12 (2.88%) Informatica
7 12 (2.88%) SAP
8 11 (2.64%) Google
8 11 (2.64%) MuleSoft
9 10 (2.40%) hybris
10 9 (2.16%) Adobe
10 9 (2.16%) HP
11 7 (1.68%) CheckPoint
11 7 (1.68%) Red Hat
12 5 (1.20%) IBM
12 5 (1.20%) Juniper
12 5 (1.20%) Tableau
12 5 (1.20%) webMethods
13 4 (0.96%) F5
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