The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Middlesex region that had 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
Architect
South East / Middlesex
Rank 12 23 18
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -5
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 9 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 6.87% 3.07% 4.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.56% 3.14% 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 2
Median daily rate £360 £528 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.75% +20.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £52.50 £49.50
% change year-on-year
-18.57% +6.06%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Middlesex 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
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
119 159 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 90.84% 97.55% 91.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 100 104
Median daily rate £375 £350 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £230 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £458 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 13 1
Median hourly rate - £40.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +224.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.92%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 23 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 Middlesex region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 14 (58.33%) Oracle
2 13 (54.17%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 13 (54.17%) Software Engineering
2 13 (54.17%) Multithreading
2 13 (54.17%) STL
2 13 (54.17%) Unix
2 13 (54.17%) Linux
2 13 (54.17%) C
2 13 (54.17%) C++
2 13 (54.17%) Java
2 13 (54.17%) Perl
2 13 (54.17%) SQL
3 3 (12.50%) Asset Management
3 3 (12.50%) Information Security
3 3 (12.50%) Finance
3 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
4 2 (8.33%) Security Architecture
4 2 (8.33%) Migration
4 2 (8.33%) CISSP
4 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (8.33%) TOGAF
4 2 (8.33%) Network Security
4 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (4.17%) Marketing
5 1 (4.17%) CMDB
5 1 (4.17%) QlikView
5 1 (4.17%) Matrix Management
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (4.17%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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 (4.17%) CMS
1 1 (4.17%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Maximo
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (4.17%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Network Security
2 1 (4.17%) Internet
2 1 (4.17%) MPLS
2 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (4.17%) QlikView
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Back Office
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (54.17%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 13 (54.17%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) CMDB
2 1 (4.17%) Private Cloud
2 1 (4.17%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) Linux
1 13 (54.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Multithreading
1 13 (54.17%) Software Engineering
2 3 (12.50%) Asset Management
2 3 (12.50%) Information Security
3 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (8.33%) Migration
3 2 (8.33%) Security Architecture
3 2 (8.33%) TOGAF
4 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.17%) Data Protection
4 1 (4.17%) Matrix Management
4 1 (4.17%) Presales
4 1 (4.17%) Server Building
4 1 (4.17%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) C
1 13 (54.17%) C++
1 13 (54.17%) Java
1 13 (54.17%) Perl
1 13 (54.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) CISSP
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) Oracle
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco
2 1 (4.17%) Dynatrace
2 1 (4.17%) HP
2 1 (4.17%) IBM
2 1 (4.17%) Pega
2 1 (4.17%) Riverbed
2 1 (4.17%) Splunk