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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Architect
UK / England
Rank 381 414 435
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +21
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Architect 187 183 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.45% 0.39% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.41% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 135 113
Median daily rate £600 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £450 £445
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £700 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £575 £553 £590
% change year-on-year
+4.07% -6.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
39269 44133 43974
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.71% 94.89% 94.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 25773 28481 28114
Median daily rate £425 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% +5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1341 1605 1770
Median hourly rate £18.75 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.12% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 +40 110 £613 +11.36% 9
South East +14 26 £565 +7.61% 6
Yorkshire +5 14 £550 -10.02% 2
South West +13 11 £825 +50.00% 2
East Midlands +8 10 £575 +12.74%
West Midlands -9 10 £600 +20.00%
North West +14 5 £544 -16.37% 5
Senior Architect
UK

Senior Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 83 (21.50%) Finance
2 61 (15.80%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (13.47%) TOGAF
4 49 (12.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 48 (12.44%) Java
6 47 (12.18%) Enterprise Architecture
7 45 (11.66%) Security Cleared
8 44 (11.40%) Microsoft
9 39 (10.10%) Migration
10 34 (8.81%) Business Intelligence
10 34 (8.81%) Data Architecture
11 32 (8.29%) .NET
12 31 (8.03%) Banking
13 30 (7.77%) Data Modelling
14 29 (7.51%) SOA
14 29 (7.51%) E-Commerce
15 28 (7.25%) Oracle
15 28 (7.25%) Retail
16 26 (6.74%) SQL Server
16 26 (6.74%) Web Services
16 26 (6.74%) Microsoft Azure
16 26 (6.74%) Degree
17 24 (6.22%) Data Integration
17 24 (6.22%) SharePoint
17 24 (6.22%) ITIL
17 24 (6.22%) Windows
17 24 (6.22%) ETL
17 24 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
18 23 (5.96%) Office 365
18 23 (5.96%) SC Cleared

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 24 (6.22%) SharePoint
2 17 (4.40%) BizTalk Server
3 10 (2.59%) IIS
4 9 (2.33%) JBoss
5 7 (1.81%) Skype for Business
6 5 (1.30%) Apache
6 5 (1.30%) CMS
6 5 (1.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 5 (1.30%) WebLogic
7 4 (1.04%) Cloud Foundry
7 4 (1.04%) MS Exchange
7 4 (1.04%) SAS
8 3 (0.78%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.52%) Drupal
9 2 (0.52%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (0.26%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.26%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.26%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 20 (5.18%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.81%) MS Visio
3 6 (1.55%) MS Office
4 2 (0.52%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 8 (2.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.78%) Oracle Retail
2 3 (0.78%) SAP hybris
3 2 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.26%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.26%) SAP Retail
4 1 (0.26%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 26 (6.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (5.96%) Office 365
3 22 (5.70%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (4.40%) SaaS
5 8 (2.07%) PaaS
5 8 (2.07%) Yammer
6 7 (1.81%) IaaS
7 6 (1.55%) Amazon S3
8 5 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (1.30%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.52%) GitHub
10 2 (0.52%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.52%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.26%) Adobe Analytics
11 1 (0.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.26%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.26%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.26%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.26%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.66%) Firewall
2 14 (3.63%) Internet
3 13 (3.37%) Network Security
4 9 (2.33%) WAN
5 8 (2.07%) VoIP
6 7 (1.81%) Skype
7 6 (1.55%) LAN
7 6 (1.55%) SAN
8 5 (1.30%) DNS
9 4 (1.04%) Unified Communications
9 4 (1.04%) VPN
9 4 (1.04%) Wireless
10 3 (0.78%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (0.78%) DMZ
10 3 (0.78%) IP Telephony
10 3 (0.78%) NetScaler
10 3 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.26%) MPLS
11 1 (0.26%) OSPF
11 1 (0.26%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (6.74%) SQL Server
2 22 (5.70%) Big Data
3 21 (5.44%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (3.11%) MongoDB
5 11 (2.85%) Hadoop
6 9 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (2.07%) NoSQL
7 8 (2.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (1.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (1.55%) Apache Hive
9 6 (1.55%) HBase
9 6 (1.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 5 (1.30%) Amazon Redshift
10 5 (1.30%) Data Lake
11 4 (1.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 4 (1.04%) Neo4j
11 4 (1.04%) Power BI
12 3 (0.78%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (0.78%) Hazelcast
12 3 (0.78%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 8 (2.07%) Jenkins
1 8 (2.07%) Visual Studio
2 7 (1.81%) Maven
3 4 (1.04%) Ant
4 3 (0.78%) Android Studio
4 3 (0.78%) Axure RP
4 3 (0.78%) CA Gen
4 3 (0.78%) ClearCase
4 3 (0.78%) ClearQuest
4 3 (0.78%) Codeship
4 3 (0.78%) Eclipse
4 3 (0.78%) Gradle
4 3 (0.78%) IntelliJ
4 3 (0.78%) JUnit
4 3 (0.78%) Selenium
5 2 (0.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (0.52%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 2 (0.52%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.52%) Mercurial
5 2 (0.52%) webpack
General
1 83 (21.50%) Finance
2 31 (8.03%) Banking
3 28 (7.25%) Retail
4 14 (3.63%) Legal
5 12 (3.11%) Marketing
6 6 (1.55%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.30%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.04%) French Language
8 4 (1.04%) Italian Language
8 4 (1.04%) Spanish Language
9 3 (0.78%) Back Office
9 3 (0.78%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.52%) Billing
10 2 (0.52%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.52%) Law
10 2 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.26%) Automotive
11 1 (0.26%) Front Office
11 1 (0.26%) Games
11 1 (0.26%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (8.29%) .NET
2 26 (6.74%) Web Services
3 19 (4.92%) REST
4 13 (3.37%) J2EE
4 13 (3.37%) Spring
5 11 (2.85%) CSS
5 11 (2.85%) HTML
5 11 (2.85%) SOAP
6 10 (2.59%) Java EE
7 8 (2.07%) HTML5
7 8 (2.07%) XML
8 7 (1.81%) CSS3
8 7 (1.81%) jQuery
8 7 (1.81%) Middleware
9 6 (1.55%) AngularJS
9 6 (1.55%) Django
9 6 (1.55%) Hibernate
10 5 (1.30%) JSON
11 4 (1.04%) WSDL
11 4 (1.04%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 24 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
1 24 (6.22%) Data Integration
2 20 (5.18%) Data Centre
3 16 (4.15%) Management Information System
3 16 (4.15%) User Experience
4 14 (3.63%) Computer Science
5 13 (3.37%) Virtual Team
6 9 (2.33%) Taxonomies
7 8 (2.07%) Data Protection Act
8 7 (1.81%) Data Structures
8 7 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (1.81%) FMCG
8 7 (1.81%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.30%) Hybrid Cloud
10 4 (1.04%) Digital Media
10 4 (1.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 4 (1.04%) Embedded Systems
10 4 (1.04%) Reference Data
10 4 (1.04%) Social Media
10 4 (1.04%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 24 (6.22%) Windows
2 17 (4.40%) Linux
3 9 (2.33%) Windows Server
4 8 (2.07%) Android
4 8 (2.07%) Windows 10
5 7 (1.81%) Unix
6 6 (1.55%) Windows 7
6 6 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.04%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.04%) Embedded Linux
7 4 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.52%) Solaris
9 2 (0.52%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.26%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (15.80%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (13.47%) TOGAF
3 49 (12.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 47 (12.18%) Enterprise Architecture
5 39 (10.10%) Migration
6 34 (8.81%) Business Intelligence
6 34 (8.81%) Data Architecture
7 30 (7.77%) Data Modelling
8 29 (7.51%) E-Commerce
8 29 (7.51%) SOA
9 24 (6.22%) ETL
9 24 (6.22%) ITIL
10 22 (5.70%) Mentoring
11 19 (4.92%) Data Management
12 18 (4.66%) Analytics
13 17 (4.40%) Information Architecture
14 16 (4.15%) CRM
15 15 (3.89%) Open Source
15 15 (3.89%) SDLC
16 14 (3.63%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 48 (12.44%) Java
2 17 (4.40%) SQL
3 15 (3.89%) Python
4 14 (3.63%) JavaScript
5 11 (2.85%) C
5 11 (2.85%) C#
6 8 (2.07%) Ruby
7 7 (1.81%) PL/SQL
8 5 (1.30%) C++
9 4 (1.04%) Scala
9 4 (1.04%) Shell Script
10 3 (0.78%) Bash Shell
10 3 (0.78%) CoffeeScript
10 3 (0.78%) Perl
10 3 (0.78%) PHP
10 3 (0.78%) T-SQL
10 3 (0.78%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.26%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.26%) ES6
11 1 (0.26%) JSX
Qualifications
1 45 (11.66%) Security Cleared
2 26 (6.74%) Degree
3 23 (5.96%) SC Cleared
4 16 (4.15%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (3.11%) CCIE
6 11 (2.85%) CCNP
7 10 (2.59%) BPSS Clearance
8 8 (2.07%) DV Cleared
9 7 (1.81%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (1.04%) CCNA
11 3 (0.78%) CISSP
11 3 (0.78%) ISEB
12 2 (0.52%) CISA
12 2 (0.52%) CISM
12 2 (0.52%) CLAS
12 2 (0.52%) MCSA
13 1 (0.26%) GCFE
13 1 (0.26%) GCIA
13 1 (0.26%) GCIH
13 1 (0.26%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.37%) Data Quality
2 10 (2.59%) Disclosure Scotland
3 7 (1.81%) SLA
4 6 (1.55%) ISO20022
5 5 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (1.30%) QA
6 3 (0.78%) COBIT
6 3 (0.78%) PA-DSS
6 3 (0.78%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.78%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.52%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.52%) EMIR
7 2 (0.52%) MiFID
8 1 (0.26%) FATCA
System Software
1 19 (4.92%) Active Directory
2 9 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (2.33%) XenApp
3 7 (1.81%) Docker
4 5 (1.30%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.30%) VMware ESX
5 4 (1.04%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (1.04%) vSphere
6 3 (0.78%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.78%) XenDesktop
6 3 (0.78%) XenServer
7 2 (0.52%) Btrfs
7 2 (0.52%) HDFS
8 1 (0.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.26%) Snort
8 1 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (1.81%) MOM
2 5 (1.30%) Puppet
2 5 (1.30%) SCCM
3 3 (0.78%) Ansible
3 3 (0.78%) NetBackup
4 2 (0.52%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.52%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (0.52%) Terraform
5 1 (0.26%) CloudForms
5 1 (0.26%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.26%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.26%) Netcool
5 1 (0.26%) QRadar
Vendors
1 44 (11.40%) Microsoft
2 28 (7.25%) Oracle
3 21 (5.44%) Cisco
4 18 (4.66%) VMware
5 12 (3.11%) MuleSoft
5 12 (3.11%) SAP
6 11 (2.85%) Citrix
7 10 (2.59%) hybris
7 10 (2.59%) Informatica
7 10 (2.59%) Pega
7 10 (2.59%) Red Hat
8 9 (2.33%) Splunk
9 7 (1.81%) Adobe
9 7 (1.81%) webMethods
10 6 (1.55%) HP
11 5 (1.30%) CheckPoint
11 5 (1.30%) F5
11 5 (1.30%) Google
11 5 (1.30%) Guidewire
12 4 (1.04%) MapR
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