The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Hertfordshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Architect
Rank 58 57 68
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Architect 8 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.06% 0.48% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% 0.50% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £225 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £484 £513
% change year-on-year
-1.80% -5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £55.00 -
% change year-on-year
-39.09% -
Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
696 604 919
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 92.19% 96.03% 95.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 303 439
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 31 82
Average hourly rate £22.00 £14.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% -34.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.50 £11.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £38.70 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Senior Architect
East of England

Senior Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Architect in the job title across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Architect within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
Rickmansworth - - - -
St Albans - - - -
Stevenage - - - -
Senior Architect
East of England

Senior Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Senior Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Senior Architect in their job title.

1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) .NET
3 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 3 (33.33%) Migration
3 3 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 3 (33.33%) Mule
3 3 (33.33%) Data Security
3 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (22.22%) Clustering
4 2 (22.22%) Retail
5 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
5 1 (11.11%) Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
5 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (11.11%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (11.11%) HP NNM
5 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Web Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) JIRA
5 1 (11.11%) WSUS
5 1 (11.11%) VMware
5 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
5 1 (11.11%) Data Mining

Senior Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Senior Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Senior Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 3 (33.33%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (11.11%) Data Mining
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Retail
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Data Security
1 3 (33.33%) Migration
1 3 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (11.11%) Analytics
2 1 (11.11%) B2C
2 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Web Analytics
2 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) HP NNM
1 1 (11.11%) WSUS
1 1 (11.11%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) McAfee
2 1 (11.11%) VMware