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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Architect
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 52 48 53
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Architect 1 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.17% 1.37% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 1.45% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 6
Median daily rate £450 £625 £619
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.00% +1.01%
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £575 £588
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -2.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 - -

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
567 552 621
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 94.82% 94.52% 96.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 272 312
Median daily rate £425 £388 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £613 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 50 47
Median hourly rate £37.50 £15.00 £20.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -28.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.23 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.25 £49.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.92%

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
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 23 February 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
Watford - 1 £450 -
Senior Architect
East of England

Senior Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 3 (60.00%) VMware
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (40.00%) vSphere
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) Server Building
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) IaaS
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (20.00%) Office 365
3 1 (20.00%) Aruba
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) PaaS
3 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Netcool

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (20.00%) IaaS
2 1 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (20.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Server Building
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) vSphere
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Netcool
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Aruba
2 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) Mercator
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto