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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Architect
Rank 412 412 437
Rank change year-on-year
0 +25
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Architect 173 154 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.34% 0.32% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.34% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 77 71
Average daily rate
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£550 £525 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £371 £362
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £534 £450 £436
% change year-on-year
+18.61% +3.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £61.00 £60.00 £65.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.66% -7.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £61.00 £60.00 £65.00
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -7.69%
Senior Architect
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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
47194 44670 49324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.21% 92.82% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 29171 27141 28355
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1876 1959 2460
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.01
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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 -2 92 £550 +0.27% 17
South East +6 33 £406 -9.72% 3
West Midlands -5 11 £513 +12.32% 2
East of England -19 11 £600 -7.69% 4
Yorkshire +1 6 £550 +27.16% 1
North West -14 5 £563 +60.71% 2
South West -36 3 £425 +13.33% 2
Midlands +3 2 £500 -
East Midlands +1 1 - -
Senior Architect
UK

Senior Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 65 (20.31%) Oracle
2 59 (18.44%) Finance
3 46 (14.38%) TOGAF
4 40 (12.50%) SQL
5 38 (11.88%) Java
6 36 (11.25%) Telecoms
7 34 (10.63%) Enterprise Architecture
7 34 (10.63%) Technical Architecture
8 29 (9.06%) SOA
9 28 (8.75%) Project Management
10 27 (8.44%) Security Cleared
10 27 (8.44%) Agile Software Development
11 25 (7.81%) 3G
11 25 (7.81%) Data Modelling
12 24 (7.50%) Degree
13 22 (6.88%) Stakeholder Management
13 22 (6.88%) Analytics
14 21 (6.56%) Open Source
14 21 (6.56%) Middleware
14 21 (6.56%) ITIL
15 20 (6.25%) Linux
15 20 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
16 19 (5.94%) HTML
16 19 (5.94%) .NET
17 18 (5.63%) Migration
17 18 (5.63%) Banking
18 17 (5.31%) Zachman Framework
18 17 (5.31%) Computer Science
18 17 (5.31%) SC Cleared
19 16 (5.00%) MVC

Senior Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 14 (4.38%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.19%) WebSphere
3 5 (1.56%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (1.25%) Apache Pig
4 4 (1.25%) Node.js
4 4 (1.25%) Apache ServiceMix
4 4 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (0.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (0.94%) Adobe CQ
5 3 (0.94%) Oracle Service Bus
5 3 (0.94%) Liferay
5 3 (0.94%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (0.94%) WebLogic
5 3 (0.94%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.63%) IIS
6 2 (0.63%) Apache
6 2 (0.63%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 9 (2.81%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.94%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.63%) MS Project
3 2 (0.63%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.31%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.31%) SPSS
4 1 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.31%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (2.19%) Cerner Millennium
2 3 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.63%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (0.63%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.63%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.31%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.31%) SAP SCM
4 1 (0.31%) Summit
4 1 (0.31%) SAP APO
4 1 (0.31%) SAP PP
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.31%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.19%) Office 365
2 6 (1.88%) SaaS
3 5 (1.56%) PaaS
4 2 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.63%) IaaS
5 1 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.31%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 25 (7.81%) 3G
2 14 (4.38%) Internet
3 12 (3.75%) Broadband
4 10 (3.13%) LTE
4 10 (3.13%) 4G
5 9 (2.81%) Firewall
5 9 (2.81%) WAN
6 8 (2.50%) MPLS
7 7 (2.19%) Wireless
7 7 (2.19%) LAN
8 6 (1.88%) HTTP
8 6 (1.88%) BGP
8 6 (1.88%) Radio Access Network
9 5 (1.56%) OSPF
9 5 (1.56%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (1.56%) SAN
9 5 (1.56%) FTP
9 5 (1.56%) VoIP
10 4 (1.25%) SNMP
10 4 (1.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (4.38%) Big Data
1 14 (4.38%) Oracle Database
1 14 (4.38%) Relational Database
2 13 (4.06%) SQL Server
3 11 (3.44%) NoSQL
3 11 (3.44%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (3.44%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (2.81%) Hadoop
4 9 (2.81%) RDBMS
5 8 (2.50%) MySQL
5 8 (2.50%) MongoDB
6 5 (1.56%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (1.56%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (1.56%) DB2
7 4 (1.25%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.25%) Apache Hive
7 4 (1.25%) Redis
7 4 (1.25%) HBase
7 4 (1.25%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 5 (1.56%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.25%) Selenium
2 4 (1.25%) JIRA
2 4 (1.25%) Hudson
3 3 (0.94%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.94%) TeamCity
3 3 (0.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (0.94%) Maven
3 3 (0.94%) JUnit
4 2 (0.63%) Ant
4 2 (0.63%) Subversion
4 2 (0.63%) Mockito
4 2 (0.63%) Axure RP
4 2 (0.63%) Cucumber
4 2 (0.63%) JBehave
5 1 (0.31%) Sublime Text
5 1 (0.31%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (0.31%) TortoiseSVN
5 1 (0.31%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.31%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 59 (18.44%) Finance
2 36 (11.25%) Telecoms
3 18 (5.63%) Banking
4 14 (4.38%) Marketing
5 12 (3.75%) Retail
5 12 (3.75%) Billing
6 7 (2.19%) Investment Banking
6 7 (2.19%) Back Office
7 5 (1.56%) German Language
7 5 (1.56%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.94%) Automotive
9 2 (0.63%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.63%) Electronics
9 2 (0.63%) Front Office
9 2 (0.63%) French Language
10 1 (0.31%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.31%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.31%) Advertising
10 1 (0.31%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (6.56%) Middleware
2 19 (5.94%) HTML
2 19 (5.94%) .NET
3 15 (4.69%) CSS
3 15 (4.69%) jQuery
4 14 (4.38%) HTML5
5 11 (3.44%) Ajax
6 10 (3.13%) JSON
7 9 (2.81%) CSS3
7 9 (2.81%) Ruby on Rails
7 9 (2.81%) J2EE
7 9 (2.81%) XML
8 8 (2.50%) ASP.NET
8 8 (2.50%) Hibernate
8 8 (2.50%) Spring
9 7 (2.19%) REST
10 6 (1.88%) Spring MVC
10 6 (1.88%) Oracle Fusion
10 6 (1.88%) AngularJS
11 5 (1.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 21 (6.56%) Open Source
2 17 (5.31%) Computer Science
3 9 (2.81%) Management Information System
4 8 (2.50%) Mainframe
4 8 (2.50%) PACS
4 8 (2.50%) Mobile App
5 7 (2.19%) CESG
5 7 (2.19%) NHS
6 6 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.56%) Data Integration
8 3 (0.94%) Market Risk
9 2 (0.63%) PMI
9 2 (0.63%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.63%) Fixed Income
9 2 (0.63%) Clustering
9 2 (0.63%) Equities
9 2 (0.63%) DTV
9 2 (0.63%) LIMS
9 2 (0.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.63%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 20 (6.25%) Linux
2 13 (4.06%) UNIX
3 12 (3.75%) Windows
3 12 (3.75%) Apple iOS
4 11 (3.44%) Android
5 6 (1.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.25%) Solaris
6 4 (1.25%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.94%) AIX
8 2 (0.63%) VMS
8 2 (0.63%) HPUX
8 2 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.63%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.31%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.31%) VME
9 1 (0.31%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.31%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (14.38%) TOGAF
2 34 (10.63%) Enterprise Architecture
2 34 (10.63%) Technical Architecture
3 29 (9.06%) SOA
4 28 (8.75%) Project Management
5 27 (8.44%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (7.81%) Data Modelling
7 22 (6.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 22 (6.88%) Analytics
8 21 (6.56%) ITIL
9 20 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
10 18 (5.63%) Migration
11 17 (5.31%) Zachman Framework
12 16 (5.00%) MVC
13 13 (4.06%) Security Architecture
13 13 (4.06%) CRM
14 12 (3.75%) Configuration Management
14 12 (3.75%) Data Architecture
14 12 (3.75%) BDD
15 11 (3.44%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 40 (12.50%) SQL
2 38 (11.88%) Java
3 15 (4.69%) JavaScript
4 9 (2.81%) Ruby
4 9 (2.81%) C#
5 6 (1.88%) Python
5 6 (1.88%) Perl
5 6 (1.88%) PHP
6 4 (1.25%) PHP5
7 3 (0.94%) R
7 3 (0.94%) Scala
7 3 (0.94%) PL/SQL
7 3 (0.94%) C++
8 2 (0.63%) C
8 2 (0.63%) XPath
8 2 (0.63%) CoffeeScript
8 2 (0.63%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.31%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.31%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.31%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 27 (8.44%) Security Cleared
2 24 (7.50%) Degree
3 17 (5.31%) SC Cleared
4 11 (3.44%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (2.81%) CISSP
6 8 (2.50%) CISM
7 7 (2.19%) CISA
7 7 (2.19%) CCIE
8 5 (1.56%) CCNA
9 4 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.94%) MCITP
10 3 (0.94%) MCTS
10 3 (0.94%) PMI Certification
10 3 (0.94%) CCDP
11 2 (0.63%) CCNP
11 2 (0.63%) CCA
11 2 (0.63%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.63%) CTC Cleared
12 1 (0.31%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.25%) SLA
1 4 (1.25%) Basel III
2 3 (0.94%) PCI DSS
2 3 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (0.94%) QA
2 3 (0.94%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.31%) COBIT
3 1 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.31%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 10 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.56%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.94%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (0.63%) XenApp
4 2 (0.63%) XenServer
4 2 (0.63%) vSphere
4 2 (0.63%) vCloud
5 1 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.31%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (0.31%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.31%) Nmap
5 1 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.31%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (2.19%) Puppet
2 3 (0.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (0.63%) SCCM
3 2 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.31%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.31%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.31%) SCOM
4 1 (0.31%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.31%) Netcool
4 1 (0.31%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 1 (0.31%) Control-M
4 1 (0.31%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.31%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 65 (20.31%) Oracle
2 16 (5.00%) SAP
2 16 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (3.75%) Cisco
3 12 (3.75%) VMware
4 10 (3.13%) Cerner
5 8 (2.50%) Citrix
6 7 (2.19%) Siebel
7 6 (1.88%) IBM
7 6 (1.88%) EMC
7 6 (1.88%) Sybase
8 5 (1.56%) Twitter
8 5 (1.56%) Zend
8 5 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (1.25%) Informatica
9 4 (1.25%) Cloudera
10 3 (0.94%) Sencha
10 3 (0.94%) RapidMiner
10 3 (0.94%) Tableau
10 3 (0.94%) Red Hat
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