The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Systems Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Architect
Rank 582 575 572
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Architect 53 54 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.10% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.11% 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 31 21
Median daily rate £475 £422 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.59% -0.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £350 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £665 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £464 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.23% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 £48.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.06% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.34 £48.50 -
% change year-on-year
+5.84% -
Systems 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
47720 50270 48279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.77% 94.86% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 31454 32537 29750
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1465 1888 1945
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.12 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.70% +2.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Systems Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Systems Architect in the job title.

Systems Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

Systems Architect
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Systems Architect across the England region.

Systems Architect Daily Rate Trend in England

Systems Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Architect across the England region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Systems Architect Daily Rate Histogram in England

Systems Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Systems Architect across the England region.

Systems Architect Hourly Rate Trend in England

Systems 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 Systems Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 25 August 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 -7 18 £463 -5.61% 3
West Midlands -21 14 £548 -0.45% 1
South East +6 8 £490 -18.33% 1
North West +11 5 £401 +0.51% 2
North East - 4 £375 - 1
South West +1 2 £650 +54.76% 2
East of England +6 1 - - 3
Yorkshire - 1 £450 -
Systems Architect
UK

Systems Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, Systems 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 Systems Architect in the job title.

1 36 (33.03%) Pega
2 27 (24.77%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (23.85%) Java
4 23 (21.10%) Oracle
5 21 (19.27%) SQL
5 21 (19.27%) Finance
6 17 (15.60%) Security Cleared
7 16 (14.68%) Web Services
7 16 (14.68%) JBoss
7 16 (14.68%) Relational Database
8 14 (12.84%) SQL Server
8 14 (12.84%) VMware
9 13 (11.93%) MVC
9 13 (11.93%) Middleware
9 13 (11.93%) HP
9 13 (11.93%) RDBMS
10 12 (11.01%) IBM
10 12 (11.01%) HTML
10 12 (11.01%) Linux
11 11 (10.09%) CSS
11 11 (10.09%) JavaScript
11 11 (10.09%) Tomcat
11 11 (10.09%) Scrum
11 11 (10.09%) Enterprise Architecture
11 11 (10.09%) SC Cleared
11 11 (10.09%) SDLC
12 10 (9.17%) Spring
12 10 (9.17%) JMS
12 10 (9.17%) Client/Server
12 10 (9.17%) DB2

Systems 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 16 (14.68%) JBoss
2 11 (10.09%) Tomcat
3 10 (9.17%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.75%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.75%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.83%) Apache
5 2 (1.83%) IIS
5 2 (1.83%) SAS
5 2 (1.83%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.92%) CICS
6 1 (0.92%) CMS
6 1 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.92%) iPlanet
6 1 (0.92%) Mule
6 1 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.92%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.92%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.92%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.75%) SaaS
2 2 (1.83%) HP Helion
2 2 (1.83%) IaaS
3 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.59%) Internet
2 3 (2.75%) Firewall
2 3 (2.75%) Intranet
3 2 (1.83%) Network Security
4 1 (0.92%) BIG-IP
4 1 (0.92%) DNS
4 1 (0.92%) LAN
4 1 (0.92%) SAN
4 1 (0.92%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.68%) Relational Database
2 14 (12.84%) SQL Server
3 13 (11.93%) RDBMS
4 10 (9.17%) DB2
5 2 (1.83%) Data Mart
5 2 (1.83%) MySQL
5 2 (1.83%) NonStop SQL
6 1 (0.92%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.92%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.92%) MagicDraw
1 1 (0.92%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (0.92%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.92%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 21 (19.27%) Finance
2 7 (6.42%) Banking
3 4 (3.67%) Games
4 2 (1.83%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.83%) Front Office
4 2 (1.83%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.92%) Billing
5 1 (0.92%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.92%) Military
5 1 (0.92%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (14.68%) Web Services
2 13 (11.93%) Middleware
3 12 (11.01%) HTML
4 11 (10.09%) CSS
5 10 (9.17%) JMS
5 10 (9.17%) JSP
5 10 (9.17%) Spring
5 10 (9.17%) XML
6 9 (8.26%) Servlets
6 9 (8.26%) SOAP
6 9 (8.26%) Struts
7 8 (7.34%) REST
8 5 (4.59%) XSD
9 4 (3.67%) .NET
10 3 (2.75%) Ajax
10 3 (2.75%) ASP.NET
10 3 (2.75%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (1.83%) jBPM
11 2 (1.83%) jQuery
11 2 (1.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.17%) Client/Server
2 9 (8.26%) N-Tier
3 6 (5.50%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.59%) Clustering
4 5 (4.59%) Smart Meter
4 5 (4.59%) User Experience
5 4 (3.67%) Internet of Things
5 4 (3.67%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.67%) Online Games
6 3 (2.75%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.83%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.83%) CESG
7 2 (1.83%) CESG CLAS
7 2 (1.83%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (1.83%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.83%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.92%) CMDB
8 1 (0.92%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.92%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.92%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.01%) Linux
2 10 (9.17%) Windows
3 8 (7.34%) Unix
4 6 (5.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (3.67%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.92%) AIX
6 1 (0.92%) MVS
6 1 (0.92%) Solaris
6 1 (0.92%) VMS
6 1 (0.92%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.92%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (24.77%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (11.93%) MVC
3 11 (10.09%) Enterprise Architecture
3 11 (10.09%) Scrum
3 11 (10.09%) SDLC
4 10 (9.17%) Workflow
5 9 (8.26%) ITIL
5 9 (8.26%) OO
6 8 (7.34%) Functional Testing
6 8 (7.34%) Project Management
6 8 (7.34%) Technical Architecture
6 8 (7.34%) TOGAF
7 7 (6.42%) ArchiMate
7 7 (6.42%) Coaching
7 7 (6.42%) Mentoring
7 7 (6.42%) Software Engineering
7 7 (6.42%) User Stories
8 6 (5.50%) CRM
8 6 (5.50%) Financial Modelling
8 6 (5.50%) UML
Programming Languages
1 26 (23.85%) Java
2 21 (19.27%) SQL
3 11 (10.09%) JavaScript
4 5 (4.59%) Shell Script
5 3 (2.75%) C#
5 3 (2.75%) Python
6 2 (1.83%) C++
6 2 (1.83%) Scala
7 1 (0.92%) C
7 1 (0.92%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.92%) PHP
7 1 (0.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (15.60%) Security Cleared
2 11 (10.09%) SC Cleared
3 8 (7.34%) DV Cleared
4 7 (6.42%) Degree
5 2 (1.83%) CISSP
5 2 (1.83%) CLAS
5 2 (1.83%) ISEB
6 1 (0.92%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.92%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.92%) Dell Certification
6 1 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.92%) JSP 440
2 1 (0.92%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (8.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (5.50%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (1.83%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.92%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (0.92%) Gluster
4 1 (0.92%) GlusterFS
4 1 (0.92%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.92%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.92%) Varnish
4 1 (0.92%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (5.50%) Data Guard
2 4 (3.67%) SCCM
3 1 (0.92%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.92%) Puppet
3 1 (0.92%) SCOM
3 1 (0.92%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 36 (33.03%) Pega
2 23 (21.10%) Oracle
3 14 (12.84%) VMware
4 13 (11.93%) HP
5 12 (11.01%) IBM
6 9 (8.26%) BEA
6 9 (8.26%) Sybase
6 9 (8.26%) Vitria
7 7 (6.42%) Microsoft
7 7 (6.42%) Red Hat
8 5 (4.59%) Cisco
9 2 (1.83%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.83%) Citrix
9 2 (1.83%) F5
9 2 (1.83%) SunGard
10 1 (0.92%) CA
10 1 (0.92%) FireEye
10 1 (0.92%) Palo Alto
10 1 (0.92%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.92%) Sourcefire
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