The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Gloucestershire region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 28 39 23
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -16
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 24 17 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 5.21% 3.54% 6.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.59% 3.63% 7.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 10
Median daily rate £450 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £358 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £626 £596
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £488 £498
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.92 £59.50 £54.00
% change year-on-year
-26.18% +10.18%
Architect
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire 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
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
429 468 437
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 93.06% 97.50% 95.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 282 213
Median daily rate £388 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £226 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 38 31
Median hourly rate £35.50 £15.75 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+125.39% -44.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.65 £43.83 £44.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Architect
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 30 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
Cheltenham +4 10 £500 -4.76% 1
Gloucester +5 7 £525 +10.52% 4
Architect
South West

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 24 (47.06%) Security Cleared
2 17 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 14 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (21.57%) Cisco
5 10 (19.61%) LAN
6 9 (17.65%) Telecoms
6 9 (17.65%) CCNP
6 9 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (15.69%) CCNA
7 8 (15.69%) Project Management
8 7 (13.73%) TOGAF
8 7 (13.73%) MODAF
8 7 (13.73%) Nortel
8 7 (13.73%) Java
8 7 (13.73%) XML
8 7 (13.73%) Target Operating Model
9 6 (11.76%) WAN
9 6 (11.76%) Wireless
9 6 (11.76%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (9.80%) DV Cleared
10 5 (9.80%) Process Architecture
10 5 (9.80%) GAP Analysis
10 5 (9.80%) Finance
10 5 (9.80%) Microsoft
10 5 (9.80%) WLAN
10 5 (9.80%) CRM
10 5 (9.80%) SOA
10 5 (9.80%) C++
10 5 (9.80%) Windows
10 5 (9.80%) DevOps

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 4 (7.84%) Confluence
2 1 (1.96%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.96%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.96%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) HipChat
1 2 (3.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) PaaS
2 2 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.92%) GitHub
2 2 (3.92%) IaaS
2 2 (3.92%) Office 365
2 2 (3.92%) SaaS
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (19.61%) LAN
2 6 (11.76%) WAN
2 6 (11.76%) Wireless
3 5 (9.80%) WLAN
4 4 (7.84%) VoIP
5 3 (5.88%) IP Telephony
6 2 (3.92%) Unified Communications
7 1 (1.96%) SAN
7 1 (1.96%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
1 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
1 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.96%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (7.84%) JIRA
2 2 (3.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (3.92%) Bitbucket
2 2 (3.92%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.92%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.92%) Maven
3 1 (1.96%) Hudson
3 1 (1.96%) Rational DOORS
General
1 9 (17.65%) Telecoms
2 5 (9.80%) Finance
3 2 (3.92%) Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Electronics
4 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.73%) XML
2 5 (9.80%) REST
3 4 (7.84%) .NET
3 4 (7.84%) Web Services
4 3 (5.88%) WSDL
4 3 (5.88%) XSD
5 1 (1.96%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) Blog
2 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.96%) Private Cloud
2 1 (1.96%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.80%) Windows
2 3 (5.88%) Linux
2 3 (5.88%) Solaris
3 1 (1.96%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (15.69%) Project Management
3 7 (13.73%) MODAF
3 7 (13.73%) Target Operating Model
3 7 (13.73%) TOGAF
4 6 (11.76%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (9.80%) CRM
5 5 (9.80%) DevOps
5 5 (9.80%) GAP Analysis
5 5 (9.80%) Process Architecture
5 5 (9.80%) SOA
6 4 (7.84%) ITIL
6 4 (7.84%) Migration
6 4 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (5.88%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (5.88%) Data Migration
7 3 (5.88%) Programme Management
7 3 (5.88%) Translating Business Requirements
7 3 (5.88%) Virtual Environments
7 3 (5.88%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.73%) Java
2 5 (9.80%) C++
3 4 (7.84%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.92%) C#
5 1 (1.96%) C
5 1 (1.96%) Python
5 1 (1.96%) Scala
5 1 (1.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (47.06%) Security Cleared
2 17 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 9 (17.65%) CCNP
3 9 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (15.69%) CCNA
5 5 (9.80%) DV Cleared
6 4 (7.84%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (3.92%) Degree
8 1 (1.96%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (1.96%) CCIE
8 1 (1.96%) MCSA
8 1 (1.96%) MCSD
8 1 (1.96%) MCSE
8 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) HL7
2 1 (1.96%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (5.88%) Docker
1 3 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (5.88%) Xen
2 2 (3.92%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (3.92%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (3.92%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.96%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (1.96%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 11 (21.57%) Cisco
2 7 (13.73%) Nortel
3 5 (9.80%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.88%) Citrix
4 3 (5.88%) IBM
4 3 (5.88%) VMware
5 2 (3.92%) Atlassian
5 2 (3.92%) Polycom
5 2 (3.92%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.96%) Apprenda
6 1 (1.96%) Cloudera
6 1 (1.96%) Genesys
6 1 (1.96%) Meraki
6 1 (1.96%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle
6 1 (1.96%) SAP
6 1 (1.96%) Siemens
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