The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Kent region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 24 40 39
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 12 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 4.96% 1.08% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.04% 1.12% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 1
Median daily rate £563 £500 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +53.84%
UK excluding London median daily rate £510 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.84 £37.82 £47.00
% change year-on-year
+13.27% -19.53%
Architect
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
238 267 272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 98.35% 96.39% 93.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 166 174
Median daily rate £350 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £213 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £450 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 15
Median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +56.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.75 £37.50 £35.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the Kent region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

Architect
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Kent region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Tunbridge Wells - 9 £569 -
Architect
South East

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Kent region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 10 (55.56%) Finance
1 10 (55.56%) TOGAF
1 10 (55.56%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (16.67%) UML
3 2 (11.11%) High Availability
3 2 (11.11%) Data Architecture
3 2 (11.11%) XenApp
3 2 (11.11%) XenDesktop
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (11.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (11.11%) SaaS
3 2 (11.11%) Office 365
3 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 2 (11.11%) Citrix
3 2 (11.11%) Project Planning
3 2 (11.11%) Strategic Planning
3 2 (11.11%) Publishing
4 1 (5.56%) Migration
4 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.56%) Information Security
4 1 (5.56%) Teradata
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.56%) Network Design
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (5.56%) Firewall
4 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.56%) JMS

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.56%) Mule
1 1 (5.56%) Mule ESB
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (11.11%) Office 365
1 2 (11.11%) SaaS
2 1 (5.56%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) IaaS
2 1 (5.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Firewall
1 1 (5.56%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Publishing
3 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) JMS
1 1 (5.56%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) TOGAF
2 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (16.67%) UML
3 2 (11.11%) Data Architecture
3 2 (11.11%) High Availability
3 2 (11.11%) Project Planning
3 2 (11.11%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.56%) Data Privacy
4 1 (5.56%) Information Security
4 1 (5.56%) Microservices
4 1 (5.56%) Migration
4 1 (5.56%) Network Design
4 1 (5.56%) Software Delivery
4 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) Java
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 2 (11.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 2 (11.11%) XenApp
1 2 (11.11%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (5.56%) Guidewire
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Teradata