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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Architect
Rank 403 462 447
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Architect 235 168 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.48% 0.33% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.35% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 100 86
Median daily rate £575 £550 £565
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% -2.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £445 £409
10% offered a daily rate of more than £794 £700 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £563 £535 £475
% change year-on-year
+5.14% +12.63%
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
46808 48220 46633
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.91% 94.77% 94.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 30921 30827 29175
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 £398 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.16% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1367 1864 1918
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £40.00 £39.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +13 115 £588 +6.90% 24
North West +12 21 £513 -21.15% 2
Yorkshire +14 19 £700 - 4
West Midlands -6 18 £488 -0.51% 1
North East -56 16 £763 +22.00%
East Midlands +13 15 £500 -16.66%
South East +2 14 £518 -13.66% 3
East of England +18 12 £525 -0.94%
South West +5 5 £650 +30.00% 1
Senior Architect
UK

Senior Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 127 (27.55%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (18.44%) Java
3 81 (17.57%) Enterprise Architecture
4 80 (17.35%) Finance
5 70 (15.18%) Oracle
6 66 (14.32%) TOGAF
7 56 (12.15%) SQL
7 56 (12.15%) Technical Architecture
8 55 (11.93%) Security Cleared
9 52 (11.28%) .NET
10 49 (10.63%) Open Source
10 49 (10.63%) User Experience
11 47 (10.20%) MongoDB
12 43 (9.33%) SC Cleared
13 42 (9.11%) Microsoft
14 41 (8.89%) Linux
14 41 (8.89%) Degree
15 40 (8.68%) Analytical Skills
15 40 (8.68%) Data Centre
16 39 (8.46%) SOA
17 37 (8.03%) ITIL
17 37 (8.03%) Data Warehouse
17 37 (8.03%) HTML
17 37 (8.03%) Software Architecture
18 34 (7.38%) JavaScript
19 33 (7.16%) Data Modelling
20 32 (6.94%) Unix
21 31 (6.72%) Business Intelligence
21 31 (6.72%) Project Management
21 31 (6.72%) Spring

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 20 (4.34%) SAS
2 13 (2.82%) SharePoint
3 11 (2.39%) Confluence
4 10 (2.17%) WebSphere
5 9 (1.95%) IIS
6 6 (1.30%) Apache
6 6 (1.30%) SharePoint Server
6 6 (1.30%) Tomcat
7 5 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (1.08%) JBoss
7 5 (1.08%) MS Exchange
8 4 (0.87%) Apache Spark
8 4 (0.87%) CMS
9 3 (0.65%) Apache Pig
9 3 (0.65%) NetWeaver
9 3 (0.65%) nginx
9 3 (0.65%) Skype for Business
10 2 (0.43%) Mule
10 2 (0.43%) Oracle Coherence
10 2 (0.43%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 16 (3.47%) MS Excel
2 14 (3.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 14 (3.04%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.87%) OmniGraffle
3 4 (0.87%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 11 (2.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.74%) SAP IS-U
3 2 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.22%) RMDS
4 1 (0.22%) SAP CCM
4 1 (0.22%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.22%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.22%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.22%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.22%) SAP MDM
4 1 (0.22%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 25 (5.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (4.34%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (3.25%) Cloud Computing
3 15 (3.25%) IaaS
4 13 (2.82%) Office 365
5 11 (2.39%) SaaS
6 7 (1.52%) PaaS
7 4 (0.87%) Google Apps
8 3 (0.65%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.43%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.43%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.22%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.22%) IBM PureFlex
10 1 (0.22%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.34%) LAN
2 19 (4.12%) Internet
3 17 (3.69%) Firewall
3 17 (3.69%) WAN
4 12 (2.60%) HTTP
5 10 (2.17%) NAS
5 10 (2.17%) Network Security
6 9 (1.95%) 4G
7 8 (1.74%) SAN
7 8 (1.74%) VLAN
8 7 (1.52%) DNS
8 7 (1.52%) Multicast
9 6 (1.30%) Intranet
9 6 (1.30%) MPLS
10 5 (1.08%) Extranet
10 5 (1.08%) LTE
10 5 (1.08%) TETRA
10 5 (1.08%) VPN
11 4 (0.87%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (0.87%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (10.20%) MongoDB
2 37 (8.03%) Data Warehouse
3 25 (5.42%) SQL Server
4 24 (5.21%) Hadoop
5 23 (4.99%) PostgreSQL
6 19 (4.12%) Big Data
7 17 (3.69%) BusinessObjects
8 16 (3.47%) Apache Hive
9 15 (3.25%) HBase
10 14 (3.04%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 13 (2.82%) Pentaho
12 11 (2.39%) Apache Cassandra
13 8 (1.74%) NoSQL
13 8 (1.74%) Relational Database
14 7 (1.52%) DB2
14 7 (1.52%) OLAP
14 7 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 6 (1.30%) MySQL
15 6 (1.30%) RDBMS
15 6 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (4.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 19 (4.12%) Git (software)
1 19 (4.12%) Maven
2 18 (3.90%) Axure RP
3 16 (3.47%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 14 (3.04%) ERwin
5 12 (2.60%) SoapUI
6 11 (2.39%) JIRA
7 5 (1.08%) Visual Studio
8 3 (0.65%) ClearCase
8 3 (0.65%) ClearQuest
8 3 (0.65%) JUnit
8 3 (0.65%) Selenium
8 3 (0.65%) TestNG
9 1 (0.22%) AppScan
9 1 (0.22%) MSI
9 1 (0.22%) Rational DOORS
9 1 (0.22%) StarTeam
General
1 80 (17.35%) Finance
2 30 (6.51%) Marketing
3 26 (5.64%) Retail
4 23 (4.99%) Banking
5 22 (4.77%) Telecoms
6 12 (2.60%) Law
7 11 (2.39%) Front Office
8 7 (1.52%) Legal
9 6 (1.30%) Publishing
10 5 (1.08%) Billing
10 5 (1.08%) Military
11 4 (0.87%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.65%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.65%) Korean Language
13 2 (0.43%) Back Office
13 2 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.22%) Advertising
14 1 (0.22%) Automotive
14 1 (0.22%) Dutch Language
14 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (11.28%) .NET
2 37 (8.03%) HTML
3 31 (6.72%) Spring
4 28 (6.07%) CSS
4 28 (6.07%) REST
5 25 (5.42%) SOAP
6 23 (4.99%) J2EE
7 22 (4.77%) Web Services
8 19 (4.12%) ELK Stack
8 19 (4.12%) Hystrix
8 19 (4.12%) RabbitMQ
8 19 (4.12%) Spring Boot
8 19 (4.12%) WireMock
9 18 (3.90%) JSON
10 16 (3.47%) Middleware
11 15 (3.25%) AngularJS
11 15 (3.25%) HTML5
12 13 (2.82%) .NET Framework
13 12 (2.60%) CSS3
13 12 (2.60%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 49 (10.63%) User Experience
2 40 (8.68%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (8.68%) Data Centre
3 30 (6.51%) Visualisation
4 26 (5.64%) Management Information System
5 14 (3.04%) Computer Science
6 13 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (2.60%) Psychology
7 12 (2.60%) RIA
8 11 (2.39%) Smart Meter
9 10 (2.17%) CESG
9 10 (2.17%) Virtual Team
10 7 (1.52%) Data Integration
10 7 (1.52%) Mobile App
11 6 (1.30%) Hybrid Cloud
12 5 (1.08%) Public Cloud
12 5 (1.08%) Replication
13 4 (0.87%) Algorithms
13 4 (0.87%) Web 2.0
14 3 (0.65%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 41 (8.89%) Linux
2 32 (6.94%) Unix
3 21 (4.56%) Windows
4 11 (2.39%) Windows 10
5 5 (1.08%) Mac OS X
5 5 (1.08%) Windows 7
5 5 (1.08%) Windows 8
6 3 (0.65%) Android
6 3 (0.65%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.65%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.43%) Solaris
7 2 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.22%) AIX
8 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.22%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (27.55%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (17.57%) Enterprise Architecture
3 66 (14.32%) TOGAF
4 56 (12.15%) Technical Architecture
5 49 (10.63%) Open Source
6 39 (8.46%) SOA
7 37 (8.03%) ITIL
7 37 (8.03%) Software Architecture
8 33 (7.16%) Data Modelling
9 31 (6.72%) Business Intelligence
9 31 (6.72%) Data Architecture
9 31 (6.72%) Project Management
10 28 (6.07%) Migration
11 27 (5.86%) E-Commerce
11 27 (5.86%) Stakeholder Management
12 26 (5.64%) CRM
12 26 (5.64%) Data Management
12 26 (5.64%) Scrum
13 24 (5.21%) Risk Management
13 24 (5.21%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 85 (18.44%) Java
2 56 (12.15%) SQL
3 34 (7.38%) JavaScript
4 20 (4.34%) C#
5 18 (3.90%) Shell Script
6 14 (3.04%) PL/SQL
7 13 (2.82%) Python
8 7 (1.52%) C
8 7 (1.52%) VB
9 6 (1.30%) Ruby
9 6 (1.30%) Scala
10 4 (0.87%) FQL
10 4 (0.87%) PowerShell
10 4 (0.87%) R
11 3 (0.65%) C++
12 2 (0.43%) PHP
12 2 (0.43%) VB6
13 1 (0.22%) Groovy
13 1 (0.22%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 55 (11.93%) Security Cleared
2 43 (9.33%) SC Cleared
3 41 (8.89%) Degree
4 14 (3.04%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (3.04%) CISSP
5 10 (2.17%) CCNP
5 10 (2.17%) CESG Certified Professional
6 9 (1.95%) CCIE
7 8 (1.74%) BPSS Clearance
7 8 (1.74%) CREST Certified
7 8 (1.74%) CRISC
8 7 (1.52%) MBA
9 6 (1.30%) CCNA
10 5 (1.08%) DV Cleared
11 4 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 3 (0.65%) CCDE
12 3 (0.65%) CLAS
13 2 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.82%) Disclosure Scotland
2 9 (1.95%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.43%) COBIT
3 2 (0.43%) QA
4 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.22%) ISO22301
4 1 (0.22%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (4.12%) Docker
2 16 (3.47%) Active Directory
3 15 (3.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (1.52%) Hyper-V
4 7 (1.52%) Virtual Desktop
5 4 (0.87%) XenApp
5 4 (0.87%) XenDesktop
6 3 (0.65%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 3 (0.65%) vSphere
7 2 (0.43%) Apache Flume
7 2 (0.43%) KVM
7 2 (0.43%) NFS
7 2 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.43%) SRDF
7 2 (0.43%) Xen
8 1 (0.22%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.22%) Snort
Systems Management
1 21 (4.56%) Puppet
2 19 (4.12%) Graphite
3 12 (2.60%) Grafana
4 10 (2.17%) SCCM
5 7 (1.52%) Consul
6 6 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (1.30%) StatsD
7 4 (0.87%) Microsoft Intune
7 4 (0.87%) SCOM
8 3 (0.65%) AirWatch
9 2 (0.43%) Ansible
10 1 (0.22%) Data Guard
10 1 (0.22%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.22%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 70 (15.18%) Oracle
2 42 (9.11%) Microsoft
3 26 (5.64%) Cisco
4 21 (4.56%) Citrix
4 21 (4.56%) SAP
5 19 (4.12%) VMware
6 18 (3.90%) Tableau
7 17 (3.69%) Informatica
7 17 (3.69%) Pega
8 15 (3.25%) Adobe
9 14 (3.04%) CA
10 12 (2.60%) IBM
11 9 (1.95%) NetApp
11 9 (1.95%) Red Hat
12 8 (1.74%) Google
13 7 (1.52%) HP
14 6 (1.30%) ATG
14 6 (1.30%) EMC
14 6 (1.30%) hybris
14 6 (1.30%) Teradata
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