The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Guildford region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 14 20 6
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -14
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 5 2 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 5.32% 1.50% 13.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.49% 1.68% 13.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 8
Median daily rate £380 £400 £521
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -23.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £400 £384
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £400 £630
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £490 £488
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +0.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £59.50 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-24.36% -16.19%
Architect
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Guildford 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
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
91 119 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 96.81% 89.47% 96.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 69 71
Median daily rate £350 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £275 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 7
Median hourly rate £40.00 £15.75 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+153.96% -7.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Guildford region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 9 (56.25%) VMware
2 7 (43.75%) Enterprise Architecture
2 7 (43.75%) XenApp
2 7 (43.75%) XenDesktop
2 7 (43.75%) Unix
2 7 (43.75%) Linux
2 7 (43.75%) SOA
2 7 (43.75%) Citrix
3 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (31.25%) Project Management
5 4 (25.00%) Terminal Server
5 4 (25.00%) Windows
5 4 (25.00%) ITIL
5 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
5 4 (25.00%) VMware ESX
5 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
5 4 (25.00%) SCVMM
5 4 (25.00%) Network Management
5 4 (25.00%) Apple iOS
5 4 (25.00%) High Availability
5 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
5 4 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (18.75%) Palo Alto
6 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
6 3 (18.75%) Amazon Kinesis
6 3 (18.75%) MuleSoft
6 3 (18.75%) Apigee
6 3 (18.75%) Virtual Team

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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 3 (18.75%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (18.75%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (6.25%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (6.25%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon Kinesis
1 3 (18.75%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (18.75%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Big Data
2 1 (6.25%) Base SAS
2 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.25%) SAS Data Integration Studio
General
1 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) Middleware
1 3 (18.75%) RabbitMQ
1 3 (18.75%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (18.75%) Virtual Team
3 1 (6.25%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Linux
1 7 (43.75%) Unix
2 4 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Enterprise Architecture
1 7 (43.75%) SOA
2 5 (31.25%) Project Management
3 4 (25.00%) High Availability
3 4 (25.00%) ITIL
3 4 (25.00%) Network Management
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) Big Data Analytics
4 3 (18.75%) Change Management
4 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
4 3 (18.75%) DevOps
4 3 (18.75%) Matrix Organization
4 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
4 3 (18.75%) Process Management
4 3 (18.75%) Scrum
4 3 (18.75%) TOGAF
4 3 (18.75%) Web Application Development
5 2 (12.50%) Migration
5 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
1 3 (18.75%) PHP
2 2 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) MCITP
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) CISSP
2 2 (12.50%) PMI Certification
2 2 (12.50%) PMP
2 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
2 1 (6.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) XenApp
1 7 (43.75%) XenDesktop
2 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (25.00%) Terminal Server
3 4 (25.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) VMware
2 7 (43.75%) Citrix
3 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (18.75%) Apigee
4 3 (18.75%) IBM
4 3 (18.75%) MuleSoft
4 3 (18.75%) NetApp
4 3 (18.75%) Oracle
4 3 (18.75%) Palo Alto
4 3 (18.75%) Pega
4 3 (18.75%) Software AG
4 3 (18.75%) TIBCO
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco
5 2 (12.50%) SAP
6 1 (6.25%) Ericsson