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 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Architect
South East / Kent
Rank 37 41 41
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 7 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 2.62% 1.47% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.70% 1.58% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 3
Median daily rate £558 £438 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.42% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £408 £460
10% offered a daily rate of more than £572 £573 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £29.92 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.00 £52.56 £49.50
% change year-on-year
-6.77% +6.18%

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
259 317 268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 97.00% 93.51% 97.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 246 152
Median daily rate £375 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £180 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £456 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 18
Median hourly rate £19.00 £13.00 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% +44.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

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 21 February 2017.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Architect Hourly Rate Trend 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 21 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
Chatham - 2 £563 -
Maidstone - 1 £207 - 1
Architect
South East

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 12 (63.16%) Finance
1 12 (63.16%) Degree
2 10 (52.63%) TOGAF
3 4 (21.05%) Change Management
3 4 (21.05%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
4 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (15.79%) NHS
4 3 (15.79%) WAN
4 3 (15.79%) UML
4 3 (15.79%) MCSA
4 3 (15.79%) ITIL
4 3 (15.79%) LAN
4 3 (15.79%) Data Architecture
4 3 (15.79%) High Availability
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (10.53%) Advertising
5 2 (10.53%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (10.53%) Windows
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.26%) CCNA
6 1 (5.26%) Citrix
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (5.26%) Informatica
6 1 (5.26%) DHCP
6 1 (5.26%) PPP
6 1 (5.26%) WSDL
6 1 (5.26%) DNS

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 (5.26%) FileNet
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) IaaS
2 1 (5.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) LAN
1 3 (15.79%) WAN
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (5.26%) DHCP
2 1 (5.26%) DNS
2 1 (5.26%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) PPP
2 1 (5.26%) Wireless
2 1 (5.26%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) DB2
1 1 (5.26%) Power BI
1 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
1 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (63.16%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) SOAP
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
1 1 (5.26%) WSDL
1 1 (5.26%) XML
1 1 (5.26%) XML Messaging
1 1 (5.26%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
1 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) TOGAF
2 4 (21.05%) Change Management
2 4 (21.05%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (15.79%) Data Architecture
3 3 (15.79%) High Availability
3 3 (15.79%) ITIL
3 3 (15.79%) UML
4 2 (10.53%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (5.26%) Content Management
5 1 (5.26%) Data Integration
5 1 (5.26%) Data Migration
5 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.26%) ETL
5 1 (5.26%) Informatics
5 1 (5.26%) Information Management
5 1 (5.26%) Information Security
5 1 (5.26%) Migration
5 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) MCSA
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.26%) CCNA
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (5.26%) vSphere
2 1 (5.26%) XenApp
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco
2 1 (5.26%) Citrix
2 1 (5.26%) Cognos
2 1 (5.26%) Informatica
2 1 (5.26%) Netezza
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Teradata
2 1 (5.26%) VMware