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 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Architect
Rank 411 411 430
Rank change year-on-year
0 +19
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Architect 171 162 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.34% 0.33% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.35% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 95 50
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£600 £528 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.74% +0.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £394 £361
10% offered a daily rate of more than £740 £706 £750
UK excluding London average daily rate £600 £475 £475
% change year-on-year
+26.31% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £33.50 £55.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -39.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £33.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year
- -39.09%
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
46718 45896 39925
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.36% 92.42% 92.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 28865 28541 23423
Average daily rate £400 £396 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% -1.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1833 1844 2043
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.70 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.57% -

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 28 April 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 28 April 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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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 -21 82 £600 +4.34% 24
North West -2 23 £668 +35.53% 1
South East -17 22 £526 +0.23% 9
East of England +11 12 £550 +18.91% 3
West Midlands +6 12 £425 -12.37% 1
Yorkshire -21 7 £550 +37.50% 3
East Midlands +2 5 £600 -
South West +13 4 £500 - 1
North East - 2 £550 -
Senior Architect
UK

Senior Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 71 (21.85%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (20.92%) Finance
3 56 (17.23%) Java
4 54 (16.62%) .NET
5 48 (14.77%) TOGAF
6 45 (13.85%) Oracle
7 41 (12.62%) SOA
7 41 (12.62%) Stakeholder Management
8 40 (12.31%) Big Data
9 38 (11.69%) Enterprise Architecture
10 37 (11.38%) JavaScript
10 37 (11.38%) User Experience
11 36 (11.08%) Microsoft
12 33 (10.15%) C#
13 31 (9.54%) Data Warehouse
14 30 (9.23%) Security Cleared
14 30 (9.23%) MongoDB
15 28 (8.62%) Ruby
16 27 (8.31%) Node.js
17 26 (8.00%) Cloud Computing
17 26 (8.00%) E-Commerce
17 26 (8.00%) SQL Server
17 26 (8.00%) Project Management
17 26 (8.00%) Banking
17 26 (8.00%) AngularJS
18 25 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
19 24 (7.38%) Data Architecture
19 24 (7.38%) ITIL
19 24 (7.38%) SQL
19 24 (7.38%) Data Modelling

Senior Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 27 (8.31%) Node.js
2 9 (2.77%) Lync
3 6 (1.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 6 (1.85%) Apache
3 6 (1.85%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.85%) WebSphere
4 5 (1.54%) JBoss
5 4 (1.23%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (1.23%) Office Communications Server
5 4 (1.23%) CMS
5 4 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.92%) SAS
6 3 (0.92%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.62%) Documentum
7 2 (0.62%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.62%) Confluence
7 2 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (3.08%) MS Excel
1 10 (3.08%) MS Visio
2 8 (2.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.92%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (0.31%) SPSS
4 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.62%) SAP SCM
2 2 (0.62%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.31%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.31%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.31%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.31%) SAP PP
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.31%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.31%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 26 (8.00%) Cloud Computing
2 23 (7.08%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (6.46%) SaaS
4 16 (4.92%) IaaS
4 16 (4.92%) Microsoft Azure
5 15 (4.62%) PaaS
6 4 (1.23%) Office 365
7 2 (0.62%) iPaaS
8 1 (0.31%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.46%) Network Security
2 7 (2.15%) LAN
2 7 (2.15%) WAN
3 6 (1.85%) SAN
3 6 (1.85%) Internet
4 5 (1.54%) Firewall
4 5 (1.54%) Wireless
4 5 (1.54%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (1.23%) NetScaler
6 3 (0.92%) Software-Defined Networking
6 3 (0.92%) VLAN
6 3 (0.92%) AMQP
6 3 (0.92%) Radio Access Network
6 3 (0.92%) MPLS
6 3 (0.92%) SSL
6 3 (0.92%) SNMP
6 3 (0.92%) VPN
6 3 (0.92%) SMTP
6 3 (0.92%) Ethernet
6 3 (0.92%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (12.31%) Big Data
2 31 (9.54%) Data Warehouse
3 30 (9.23%) MongoDB
4 26 (8.00%) SQL Server
5 25 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
6 23 (7.08%) Hadoop
7 19 (5.85%) NoSQL
8 9 (2.77%) DataStage
8 9 (2.77%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (2.15%) SAP BW
9 7 (2.15%) BusinessObjects
10 6 (1.85%) MySQL
10 6 (1.85%) Relational Database
11 5 (1.54%) DB2
12 4 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (1.23%) Redis
12 4 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (1.23%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.92%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 8 (2.46%) Axure RP
2 7 (2.15%) Jenkins
3 6 (1.85%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 4 (1.23%) JIRA
5 3 (0.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (0.92%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.62%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.31%) YourKit
7 1 (0.31%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.31%) Selenium
7 1 (0.31%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.31%) Rational Rose
7 1 (0.31%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (0.31%) ProC
7 1 (0.31%) Subversion
7 1 (0.31%) Maven
General
1 68 (20.92%) Finance
2 26 (8.00%) Banking
3 14 (4.31%) Marketing
4 12 (3.69%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.46%) Retail
6 7 (2.15%) Law
7 6 (1.85%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.23%) Automotive
8 4 (1.23%) Publishing
9 3 (0.92%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.92%) Electronics
10 2 (0.62%) Legal
10 2 (0.62%) Games
11 1 (0.31%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.31%) Front Office
11 1 (0.31%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (16.62%) .NET
2 26 (8.00%) AngularJS
3 22 (6.77%) HTML
4 20 (6.15%) CSS
5 19 (5.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 16 (4.92%) Ruby on Rails
7 14 (4.31%) ASP.NET
7 14 (4.31%) Web Services
8 13 (4.00%) WCF
9 11 (3.38%) jQuery
9 11 (3.38%) KnockoutJS
10 10 (3.08%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (2.46%) .NET Framework
11 8 (2.46%) Middleware
12 7 (2.15%) Django
12 7 (2.15%) Play Framework
13 5 (1.54%) REST
13 5 (1.54%) Ajax
13 5 (1.54%) Java EE
13 5 (1.54%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 37 (11.38%) User Experience
2 20 (6.15%) Open Source
3 16 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (4.62%) Visualisation
5 6 (1.85%) RIA
5 6 (1.85%) Data Structures
5 6 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.54%) Reference Data
6 5 (1.54%) Human Factors
6 5 (1.54%) NHS
7 4 (1.23%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.23%) Fixed Income
7 4 (1.23%) PKI
7 4 (1.23%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.23%) Psychology
7 4 (1.23%) Data Integration
7 4 (1.23%) Mobile App
8 3 (0.92%) Computer Science
8 3 (0.92%) Clustering
8 3 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 22 (6.77%) Linux
2 18 (5.54%) UNIX
3 16 (4.92%) Windows
4 5 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (1.23%) Windows 8
5 4 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.23%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.92%) Android
6 3 (0.92%) AIX
7 2 (0.62%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.31%) CentOS
8 1 (0.31%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (21.85%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (14.77%) TOGAF
3 41 (12.62%) SOA
3 41 (12.62%) Stakeholder Management
4 38 (11.69%) Enterprise Architecture
5 26 (8.00%) Project Management
5 26 (8.00%) E-Commerce
6 24 (7.38%) Business Intelligence
6 24 (7.38%) Data Modelling
6 24 (7.38%) ITIL
6 24 (7.38%) Data Architecture
6 24 (7.38%) Analytics
7 22 (6.77%) Scrum
8 21 (6.46%) Validation
9 20 (6.15%) Mentoring
9 20 (6.15%) Data Governance
10 18 (5.54%) BDD
10 18 (5.54%) Change Management
11 17 (5.23%) CRM
11 17 (5.23%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 56 (17.23%) Java
2 37 (11.38%) JavaScript
3 33 (10.15%) C#
4 28 (8.62%) Ruby
5 24 (7.38%) SQL
6 17 (5.23%) R
7 16 (4.92%) Python
7 16 (4.92%) Scala
8 12 (3.69%) C++
9 5 (1.54%) PHP
9 5 (1.54%) Groovy
10 4 (1.23%) ABAP
10 4 (1.23%) Clojure
11 2 (0.62%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.62%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.62%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.31%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.31%) Perl
12 1 (0.31%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.31%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 30 (9.23%) Security Cleared
2 14 (4.31%) ITIL Certification
2 14 (4.31%) SC Cleared
3 11 (3.38%) Degree
3 11 (3.38%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (1.54%) CCDP
5 4 (1.23%) CCIE
5 4 (1.23%) CCNP
5 4 (1.23%) CCNA
5 4 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.92%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (0.92%) VCAP
6 3 (0.92%) Microsoft Certified Master
6 3 (0.92%) Microsoft Certified Architect
6 3 (0.92%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.31%) CISSP
7 1 (0.31%) CCA
7 1 (0.31%) CCDA
7 1 (0.31%) CISM
7 1 (0.31%) CCDE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.15%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.54%) QA
3 4 (1.23%) SLA
3 4 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.23%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.31%) HL7
4 1 (0.31%) JSP 440
System Software
1 9 (2.77%) Hyper-V
2 8 (2.46%) Active Directory
3 7 (2.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.54%) Docker
5 3 (0.92%) vSphere
5 3 (0.92%) vCloud
6 2 (0.62%) GPFS
6 2 (0.62%) Ceph
7 1 (0.31%) iptables
7 1 (0.31%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 21 (6.46%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (4.92%) StatsD
3 6 (1.85%) Puppet
4 4 (1.23%) Cisco CUCM
4 4 (1.23%) SCCM
4 4 (1.23%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 4 (1.23%) Salt
5 3 (0.92%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (0.62%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.31%) SCOM
7 1 (0.31%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 45 (13.85%) Oracle
2 36 (11.08%) Microsoft
3 19 (5.85%) Citrix
3 19 (5.85%) Teradata
3 19 (5.85%) Tableau
4 17 (5.23%) Cisco
5 16 (4.92%) SAP
5 16 (4.92%) VMware
6 15 (4.62%) Apigee
6 15 (4.62%) Mashery
7 10 (3.08%) Informatica
7 10 (3.08%) Adobe
8 9 (2.77%) IBM
8 9 (2.77%) Pega
9 7 (2.15%) Business Objects
9 7 (2.15%) HP
10 6 (1.85%) Juniper
10 6 (1.85%) Trillium
11 5 (1.54%) NetApp
11 5 (1.54%) CheckPoint
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