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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 36 42 36
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 5 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 1.72% 1.02% 1.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.74% 1.06% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 4
Median daily rate £800 £550 £700
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £510 £610
10% offered a daily rate of more than £960 £590 £706
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £488 £488
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £59.50 £51.29
% change year-on-year
-24.36% +16.01%
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
288 283 242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 99.31% 95.93% 96.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 160 159
Median daily rate £388 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £175 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 5
Median hourly rate £16.50 £9.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.33% -48.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.24%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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
Tonbridge - 2 £1,000 -
Architect
South East

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 3 (21.43%) PaaS
1 3 (21.43%) IaaS
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (21.43%) Java
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) Citrix
2 2 (14.29%) Publishing
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (14.29%) Data Architecture
2 2 (14.29%) XenApp
2 2 (14.29%) XenDesktop
2 2 (14.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (14.29%) Ruby
2 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (14.29%) Project Planning
2 2 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (14.29%) SaaS
2 2 (14.29%) Information Architecture
2 2 (14.29%) High Availability
2 2 (14.29%) Office 365
2 2 (14.29%) OpenStack
2 2 (14.29%) Go
2 2 (14.29%) OpenShift
2 2 (14.29%) Cloud Foundry

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 2 (14.29%) Cloud Foundry
1 2 (14.29%) OpenStack
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) Mule
2 1 (7.14%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) IaaS
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (21.43%) PaaS
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (14.29%) Office 365
2 2 (14.29%) OpenShift
2 2 (14.29%) SaaS
3 1 (7.14%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Publishing
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) JMS
1 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.14%) Data Structures
1 1 (7.14%) Economics
1 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Data Architecture
1 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (14.29%) High Availability
1 2 (14.29%) Information Architecture
1 2 (14.29%) Project Planning
1 2 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (7.14%) CMMI
2 1 (7.14%) Coaching
2 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
2 1 (7.14%) Data Privacy
2 1 (7.14%) Data Security
2 1 (7.14%) DevOps
2 1 (7.14%) ERP
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL
2 1 (7.14%) Microservices
2 1 (7.14%) Migration
2 1 (7.14%) Project Management
2 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
2 1 (7.14%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) Go
2 2 (14.29%) Ruby
3 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 2 (14.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 2 (14.29%) XenApp
1 2 (14.29%) XenDesktop
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) NetBackup
1 1 (7.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Citrix
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) BMC
2 1 (7.14%) Guidewire
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) NetApp
2 1 (7.14%) SAP
2 1 (7.14%) Teradata
2 1 (7.14%) VMware