The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Leatherhead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 25 16 15
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 17 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 9.39% 4.88% 1.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.50% 4.88% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 4 1
Average daily rate £525 £550 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +15.78%
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £485
% change year-on-year
- +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.91 £42.00 £44.25
% change year-on-year
+14.07% -5.08%
Architect
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leatherhead 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
Leatherhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
179 82 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 98.90% 100.00% 96.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 67 40
Average daily rate £450 £450 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £378 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.75 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.93% -3.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.70 £17.45
% change year-on-year
+4.79% -4.29%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Leatherhead

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

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Leatherhead

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leatherhead region that cited 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 Architect in their job title.

1 17 (70.83%) Java
2 15 (62.50%) Security Cleared
3 14 (58.33%) SC Cleared
4 7 (29.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (29.17%) PKI
4 7 (29.17%) Java EE
4 7 (29.17%) Oracle
4 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
5 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 6 (25.00%) SSL
5 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (25.00%) Cryptography
5 6 (25.00%) Algorithms
5 6 (25.00%) FIPS 140-2
6 5 (20.83%) System Testing
6 5 (20.83%) SoapUI
6 5 (20.83%) XML
7 4 (16.67%) OO
7 4 (16.67%) JUnit
7 4 (16.67%) PL/SQL
7 4 (16.67%) SQL
7 4 (16.67%) Data Modelling
7 4 (16.67%) Integration Testing
7 4 (16.67%) JBehave
7 4 (16.67%) Security Architecture
8 3 (12.50%) Defect Management
8 3 (12.50%) jQuery
8 3 (12.50%) Smart Meter
8 3 (12.50%) Retail
8 3 (12.50%) SOA

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leatherhead region that cited 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 Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) SSL
2 1 (4.17%) Firewall
2 1 (4.17%) HTTP
2 1 (4.17%) LAN
2 1 (4.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) SoapUI
2 4 (16.67%) JBehave
2 4 (16.67%) JUnit
3 3 (12.50%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (12.50%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) Java EE
2 5 (20.83%) XML
3 3 (12.50%) .NET
3 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 3 (12.50%) jQuery
3 3 (12.50%) SOAP
4 2 (8.33%) Hibernate
4 2 (8.33%) Spring
4 2 (8.33%) Web Services
5 1 (4.17%) CGI
5 1 (4.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) PKI
2 6 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 6 (25.00%) Cryptography
3 3 (12.50%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (12.50%) Linux
2 3 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) System Testing
2 4 (16.67%) Data Modelling
2 4 (16.67%) Integration Testing
2 4 (16.67%) OO
2 4 (16.67%) Security Architecture
3 3 (12.50%) Defect Management
3 3 (12.50%) SOA
3 3 (12.50%) UML
4 2 (8.33%) Information Security
5 1 (4.17%) Asynchronous Programming
5 1 (4.17%) Automated Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.17%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (4.17%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (4.17%) TDD
5 1 (4.17%) Test Management
5 1 (4.17%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 17 (70.83%) Java
2 4 (16.67%) PL/SQL
2 4 (16.67%) SQL
3 3 (12.50%) C#
3 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 14 (58.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) FIPS 140-2
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
1 7 (29.17%) Oracle
2 3 (12.50%) BT
2 3 (12.50%) Symantec
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat