The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Hertfordshire region that had Senior Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Architect
Rank 54 56 73
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +17
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Architect 8 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.09% 0.93% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 0.97% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 5
Median daily rate £475 £613 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.44% +2.08%
UK excluding London median daily rate £575 £650 £563
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +15.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.45 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £45.45 £61.00
% change year-on-year
-0.99% -25.49%
Senior Architect
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
706 719 817
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.05% 95.23% 96.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 388 366 465
Median daily rate £388 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 67 52
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £10.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £39.50 £29.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Senior Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Senior Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Senior Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Senior Architect Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Senior Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Architect across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016.

Senior Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Senior Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Senior Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Senior Architect
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 September 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
Hemel Hempstead - 5 £500 -
Senior Architect
East of England

Senior Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Senior Architect in the job title.

1 6 (50.00%) Cisco
1 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 4 (33.33%) Firewall
2 4 (33.33%) VMware
2 4 (33.33%) HP
2 4 (33.33%) EMC
2 4 (33.33%) NetApp
3 3 (25.00%) NetBackup
3 3 (25.00%) SAN
3 3 (25.00%) Brocade
3 3 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 3 (25.00%) Presales
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (25.00%) Veeam
3 3 (25.00%) vSphere
3 3 (25.00%) 3PAR
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (16.67%) Server Building
4 2 (16.67%) Network Security
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 2 (16.67%) Citrix
4 2 (16.67%) LAN
4 2 (16.67%) VPN
4 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 2 (16.67%) SQL

Senior Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (8.33%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (8.33%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) SAN
3 2 (16.67%) LAN
3 2 (16.67%) Network Security
3 2 (16.67%) VPN
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (8.33%) WAN
4 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) JSON
1 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (8.33%) Public Cloud
2 1 (8.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Presales
1 3 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (16.67%) Server Building
2 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) Change Control
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (8.33%) Converged Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (8.33%) Network Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) Order to Cash
3 1 (8.33%) Process Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) QMS
3 1 (8.33%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) CCNA
3 1 (8.33%) CCNP
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) vSphere
2 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (8.33%) AirWatch
2 1 (8.33%) Netcool
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (33.33%) EMC
2 4 (33.33%) HP
2 4 (33.33%) NetApp
2 4 (33.33%) VMware
3 3 (25.00%) 3PAR
3 3 (25.00%) Brocade
3 3 (25.00%) Veeam
4 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 2 (16.67%) Citrix
5 1 (8.33%) Aruba
5 1 (8.33%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (8.33%) Blue Coat
5 1 (8.33%) Forcepoint
5 1 (8.33%) IBM
5 1 (8.33%) Juniper
5 1 (8.33%) Mercator
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (8.33%) MobileIron
5 1 (8.33%) SAP