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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Architect
Rank 391 439 437
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Architect 223 176 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.45% 0.35% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.37% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 105 86
Median daily rate £575 £600 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £409
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £700 £704
UK excluding London median daily rate £563 £625 £475
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +31.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £33.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £33.50
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
46756 47408 46705
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.92% 94.70% 94.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 30937 29879 29302
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 £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1327 1880 1986
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.87 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.72% -0.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

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 30 May 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 30 May 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 +11 95 £575 +2.95% 25
North West -4 33 £556 -15.07% 2
West Midlands +3 20 £488 -17.02% 3
North East -49 17 £750 +15.38%
South East -16 16 £475 -5.47% 9
Yorkshire +14 14 £700 - 3
East Midlands +16 13 £475 -20.83% 1
East of England +10 11 £590 +10.28%
South West -6 4 £625 +25.00% 1
Midlands - 1 £650 -
Senior Architect
UK

Senior Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 133 (30.09%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (18.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 80 (18.10%) Java
4 76 (17.19%) Finance
5 63 (14.25%) Oracle
5 63 (14.25%) TOGAF
6 61 (13.80%) Technical Architecture
7 54 (12.22%) Security Cleared
8 51 (11.54%) .NET
8 51 (11.54%) SQL
9 47 (10.63%) MongoDB
10 46 (10.41%) User Experience
11 42 (9.50%) Linux
12 41 (9.28%) Analytical Skills
13 40 (9.05%) Software Architecture
13 40 (9.05%) SC Cleared
14 39 (8.82%) Open Source
15 38 (8.60%) ITIL
16 37 (8.37%) HTML
16 37 (8.37%) SOA
16 37 (8.37%) Microsoft
17 36 (8.14%) JavaScript
18 35 (7.92%) Degree
19 32 (7.24%) E-Commerce
19 32 (7.24%) Data Modelling
20 31 (7.01%) Spring
20 31 (7.01%) Data Centre
20 31 (7.01%) REST
21 30 (6.79%) Unix
22 29 (6.56%) Data Warehouse

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 18 (4.07%) SAS
2 14 (3.17%) SharePoint
3 11 (2.49%) Confluence
4 9 (2.04%) Apache
4 9 (2.04%) Tomcat
4 9 (2.04%) WebSphere
5 7 (1.58%) nginx
5 7 (1.58%) Node.js
6 6 (1.36%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (1.36%) IIS
6 6 (1.36%) SharePoint Server
7 5 (1.13%) JBoss
7 5 (1.13%) MS Exchange
8 4 (0.90%) Apache Spark
8 4 (0.90%) CMS
9 3 (0.68%) Apache Pig
9 3 (0.68%) NetWeaver
9 3 (0.68%) Skype for Business
10 2 (0.45%) Mule
11 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (2.94%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 12 (2.71%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.90%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.45%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 8 (1.81%) SAP IS-U
2 7 (1.58%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.23%) Misys Midas
4 1 (0.23%) RMDS
4 1 (0.23%) SAP CCM
4 1 (0.23%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.23%) SAP MDM
4 1 (0.23%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 19 (4.30%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (4.07%) Cloud Computing
3 15 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (3.17%) SaaS
5 13 (2.94%) IaaS
6 12 (2.71%) Office 365
7 4 (0.90%) Google Apps
7 4 (0.90%) PaaS
8 3 (0.68%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.68%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (0.68%) SuccessFactors
9 1 (0.23%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 1 (0.23%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.23%) Boomi
9 1 (0.23%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.23%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 24 (5.43%) Internet
2 16 (3.62%) Firewall
2 16 (3.62%) LAN
3 14 (3.17%) WAN
4 12 (2.71%) Network Security
5 11 (2.49%) HTTP
6 9 (2.04%) NAS
7 8 (1.81%) SAN
7 8 (1.81%) VLAN
8 7 (1.58%) MPLS
8 7 (1.58%) Multicast
9 6 (1.36%) DNS
10 5 (1.13%) DOCSIS
10 5 (1.13%) PSTN
10 5 (1.13%) VoIP
11 4 (0.90%) 4G
12 3 (0.68%) Radio Access Network
12 3 (0.68%) Remote Desktop
12 3 (0.68%) Skype
12 3 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (10.63%) MongoDB
2 29 (6.56%) Data Warehouse
3 27 (6.11%) SQL Server
4 24 (5.43%) PostgreSQL
5 21 (4.75%) Hadoop
6 15 (3.39%) Big Data
6 15 (3.39%) BusinessObjects
7 14 (3.17%) Apache Hive
8 13 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
8 13 (2.94%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 13 (2.94%) HBase
9 11 (2.49%) Pentaho
10 9 (2.04%) NoSQL
10 9 (2.04%) Relational Database
11 7 (1.58%) MySQL
11 7 (1.58%) Redis
11 7 (1.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (1.36%) DB2
12 6 (1.36%) RDBMS
12 6 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (4.52%) Git (software)
2 19 (4.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 19 (4.30%) Maven
3 15 (3.39%) Axure RP
4 13 (2.94%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 12 (2.71%) ERwin
5 12 (2.71%) SoapUI
6 11 (2.49%) JIRA
7 5 (1.13%) Visual Studio
8 3 (0.68%) ClearCase
8 3 (0.68%) ClearQuest
8 3 (0.68%) JUnit
8 3 (0.68%) Selenium
8 3 (0.68%) TestNG
9 1 (0.23%) AppScan
9 1 (0.23%) MSI
9 1 (0.23%) Rational DOORS
9 1 (0.23%) StarTeam
General
1 76 (17.19%) Finance
2 25 (5.66%) Marketing
3 24 (5.43%) Retail
3 24 (5.43%) Telecoms
4 19 (4.30%) Banking
5 12 (2.71%) Law
6 9 (2.04%) Billing
6 9 (2.04%) Front Office
7 7 (1.58%) Legal
8 6 (1.36%) Publishing
9 5 (1.13%) Military
10 3 (0.68%) Back Office
10 3 (0.68%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.68%) Korean Language
11 2 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.23%) Advertising
12 1 (0.23%) Automotive
12 1 (0.23%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.23%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (11.54%) .NET
2 37 (8.37%) HTML
3 31 (7.01%) REST
3 31 (7.01%) Spring
4 26 (5.88%) CSS
5 25 (5.66%) SOAP
6 21 (4.75%) J2EE
7 19 (4.30%) ELK Stack
7 19 (4.30%) Hystrix
7 19 (4.30%) RabbitMQ
7 19 (4.30%) Spring Boot
7 19 (4.30%) Web Services
8 18 (4.07%) Middleware
9 16 (3.62%) JSON
10 14 (3.17%) .NET Framework
11 13 (2.94%) AngularJS
12 12 (2.71%) HTML5
12 12 (2.71%) RESTful
12 12 (2.71%) Swagger
13 10 (2.26%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 46 (10.41%) User Experience
2 41 (9.28%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (7.01%) Data Centre
4 27 (6.11%) Visualisation
5 25 (5.66%) Management Information System
6 13 (2.94%) Computer Science
7 11 (2.49%) CESG
7 11 (2.49%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (2.49%) Smart Meter
8 10 (2.26%) Data Integration
9 9 (2.04%) Mobile App
9 9 (2.04%) RIA
10 8 (1.81%) Psychology
11 6 (1.36%) Hybrid Cloud
11 6 (1.36%) Public Cloud
12 4 (0.90%) Algorithms
12 4 (0.90%) Digital Media
12 4 (0.90%) Web 2.0
13 3 (0.68%) Social Media
13 3 (0.68%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 42 (9.50%) Linux
2 30 (6.79%) Unix
3 18 (4.07%) Windows
4 11 (2.49%) Windows 10
5 8 (1.81%) Mac OS X
6 5 (1.13%) Windows 7
6 5 (1.13%) Windows 8
7 3 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.45%) Android
8 2 (0.45%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.45%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.23%) AIX
9 1 (0.23%) Solaris
9 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.23%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (30.09%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (18.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 63 (14.25%) TOGAF
4 61 (13.80%) Technical Architecture
5 40 (9.05%) Software Architecture
6 39 (8.82%) Open Source
7 38 (8.60%) ITIL
8 37 (8.37%) SOA
9 32 (7.24%) Data Modelling
9 32 (7.24%) E-Commerce
10 29 (6.56%) Migration
11 28 (6.33%) Stakeholder Management
11 28 (6.33%) TDD
12 26 (5.88%) CRM
13 25 (5.66%) Business Intelligence
14 23 (5.20%) Data Architecture
14 23 (5.20%) Risk Management
14 23 (5.20%) Security Architecture
15 22 (4.98%) Project Management
15 22 (4.98%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 80 (18.10%) Java
2 51 (11.54%) SQL
3 36 (8.14%) JavaScript
4 20 (4.52%) C#
5 17 (3.85%) Python
6 14 (3.17%) PL/SQL
6 14 (3.17%) Shell Script
7 8 (1.81%) Scala
8 7 (1.58%) C++
8 7 (1.58%) Ruby
8 7 (1.58%) VB
9 4 (0.90%) C
9 4 (0.90%) FQL
9 4 (0.90%) PowerShell
9 4 (0.90%) R
10 2 (0.45%) VB6
11 1 (0.23%) Groovy
11 1 (0.23%) PHP
11 1 (0.23%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 54 (12.22%) Security Cleared
2 40 (9.05%) SC Cleared
3 35 (7.92%) Degree
4 15 (3.39%) CISSP
5 12 (2.71%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (2.49%) CESG Certified Professional
7 10 (2.26%) BPSS Clearance
8 8 (1.81%) CCNP
8 8 (1.81%) CREST Certified
8 8 (1.81%) CRISC
8 8 (1.81%) MBCS
9 7 (1.58%) CCIE
9 7 (1.58%) MBA
10 6 (1.36%) DV Cleared
11 5 (1.13%) CCNA
12 3 (0.68%) CITP
12 3 (0.68%) CLAS
13 2 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 2 (0.45%) Six Sigma Black Belt
14 1 (0.23%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.39%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (0.90%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.45%) COBIT
3 2 (0.45%) QA
4 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.23%) ISO22301
System Software
1 19 (4.30%) Docker
2 14 (3.17%) Active Directory
3 13 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.36%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.68%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 3 (0.68%) XenApp
5 3 (0.68%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.45%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.45%) vSphere
7 1 (0.23%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.23%) KVM
7 1 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.23%) NFS
7 1 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.23%) SRDF
7 1 (0.23%) Xen
Systems Management
1 20 (4.52%) Puppet
2 19 (4.30%) Graphite
3 12 (2.71%) Grafana
4 9 (2.04%) SCCM
5 6 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (1.36%) StatsD
6 4 (0.90%) SCOM
7 3 (0.68%) Windows Intune
8 2 (0.45%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.23%) Ansible
9 1 (0.23%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.23%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.23%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 63 (14.25%) Oracle
2 37 (8.37%) Microsoft
3 24 (5.43%) Cisco
4 21 (4.75%) Citrix
4 21 (4.75%) SAP
5 17 (3.85%) VMware
6 16 (3.62%) Tableau
7 15 (3.39%) Informatica
7 15 (3.39%) Pega
8 13 (2.94%) Adobe
9 12 (2.71%) CA
9 12 (2.71%) Red Hat
10 10 (2.26%) IBM
11 8 (1.81%) NetApp
12 7 (1.58%) Juniper
13 6 (1.36%) Apigee
13 6 (1.36%) ATG
13 6 (1.36%) Google
13 6 (1.36%) HP
13 6 (1.36%) Teradata
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