The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Essex region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Architect
Rank 25 31 33
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 34 26 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 7.96% 4.97% 4.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.29% 5.16% 4.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 7 12
Median daily rate £463 £480 £588
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.64% -18.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £430 £483
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £580 £623
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 0
Median hourly rate £42.00 £62.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.80% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £55.00 £36.13
% change year-on-year
- +52.24%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
410 504 398
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 96.02% 96.37% 96.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 289 218
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £242 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 68 48
Median hourly rate £35.75 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+116.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Architect
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 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
Southend-on-Sea +10 13 £400 -27.27%
Brentwood +4 2 - -
Chelmsford +3 1 £538 -
Architect
East of England

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 Essex region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 33 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (55.56%) J2EE
3 27 (50.00%) OO
4 25 (46.30%) Java
5 24 (44.44%) Enterprise Architecture
5 24 (44.44%) Marketing
5 24 (44.44%) Digital Marketing
6 21 (38.89%) .NET
6 21 (38.89%) SOA
7 20 (37.04%) Open Source
7 20 (37.04%) Zachman Framework
8 19 (35.19%) TOGAF
8 19 (35.19%) Technical Architecture
8 19 (35.19%) Social Media
9 18 (33.33%) Big Data
9 18 (33.33%) Adobe
10 15 (27.78%) SMS
10 15 (27.78%) Legal
10 15 (27.78%) Scrum
10 15 (27.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 15 (27.78%) Analytics
10 15 (27.78%) Adobe Campaign
10 15 (27.78%) Virtual Team
11 13 (24.07%) Big Data Analytics
11 13 (24.07%) Data Analytics
11 13 (24.07%) Oracle
12 12 (22.22%) XSLT
12 12 (22.22%) Finance
13 11 (20.37%) JSP
13 11 (20.37%) Servlets

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 15 (27.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 11 (20.37%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.85%) Apache
3 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.85%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 15 (27.78%) Adobe Campaign
2 4 (7.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.85%) assyst
3 1 (1.85%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (27.78%) SMS
2 3 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.70%) iSCSI
3 2 (3.70%) VLAN
4 1 (1.85%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.85%) Firewall
4 1 (1.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (33.33%) Big Data
2 11 (20.37%) Oracle Database
3 4 (7.41%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
4 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.85%) Essbase
5 1 (1.85%) Hyperion Smart View
5 1 (1.85%) Power BI
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (14.81%) PVCS
General
1 24 (44.44%) Marketing
2 15 (27.78%) Legal
3 12 (22.22%) Finance
4 8 (14.81%) Manufacturing
5 4 (7.41%) Electronics
5 4 (7.41%) Telecoms
6 2 (3.70%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (55.56%) J2EE
2 21 (38.89%) .NET
3 12 (22.22%) XSLT
4 11 (20.37%) JSP
4 11 (20.37%) Servlets
5 8 (14.81%) XML
5 8 (14.81%) XML Schema
6 4 (7.41%) JSON
6 4 (7.41%) Middleware
6 4 (7.41%) Play Framework
6 4 (7.41%) RESTful
6 4 (7.41%) Ruby on Rails
6 4 (7.41%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 19 (35.19%) Social Media
2 15 (27.78%) Virtual Team
3 6 (11.11%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.85%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.85%) FlexPod
4 1 (1.85%) NHS
4 1 (1.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.81%) Linux
2 6 (11.11%) VME
3 4 (7.41%) Windows
4 3 (5.56%) Windows Server
4 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (50.00%) OO
3 24 (44.44%) Digital Marketing
3 24 (44.44%) Enterprise Architecture
4 21 (38.89%) SOA
5 20 (37.04%) Open Source
5 20 (37.04%) Zachman Framework
6 19 (35.19%) Technical Architecture
6 19 (35.19%) TOGAF
7 15 (27.78%) Analytics
7 15 (27.78%) Scrum
8 13 (24.07%) Big Data Analytics
8 13 (24.07%) Data Analytics
9 11 (20.37%) DevOps
10 10 (18.52%) UML
11 8 (14.81%) Configuration Management
12 7 (12.96%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (9.26%) B2C
13 5 (9.26%) Business Intelligence
14 4 (7.41%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 25 (46.30%) Java
2 4 (7.41%) Ruby
2 4 (7.41%) XPath
3 2 (3.70%) C#
3 2 (3.70%) SQL
4 1 (1.85%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.70%) MCSE
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.85%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.85%) CCA
3 1 (1.85%) CCIE
3 1 (1.85%) CCNA
3 1 (1.85%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (1.85%) Degree
3 1 (1.85%) MCP
3 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 8 (14.81%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 18 (33.33%) Adobe
2 13 (24.07%) Oracle
3 5 (9.26%) Fujitsu
3 5 (9.26%) Microsoft
4 4 (7.41%) SAP
4 4 (7.41%) VMware
5 3 (5.56%) Cisco
6 2 (3.70%) Citrix
6 2 (3.70%) EMC
7 1 (1.85%) F5
7 1 (1.85%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.85%) Juniper
7 1 (1.85%) NetApp
7 1 (1.85%) Palo Alto
7 1 (1.85%) Veeam
7 1 (1.85%) WSO2
Essex
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £500 - £580 per day
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