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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 2 6 14
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 29 16 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 17.79% 9.04% 7.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.13% 9.70% 7.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 9 14
Median daily rate £523 £475 £533
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -10.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £367 £504
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £552 £610
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £488
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.91 £37.80 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+26.74% -
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 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
160 165 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 98.16% 93.22% 95.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 91 126
Median daily rate £396 £350 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.14% -14.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £213 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £492 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 21
Median hourly rate £45.50 £17.75 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+156.33% -58.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 May 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 Middlesex region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 9 (25.71%) CISSP
2 8 (22.86%) Information Security
2 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (22.86%) Network Security
3 7 (20.00%) TOGAF
4 6 (17.14%) Java
5 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 5 (14.29%) SOAP
5 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (14.29%) SaaS
5 5 (14.29%) PaaS
5 5 (14.29%) IaaS
5 5 (14.29%) Office 365
6 4 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (11.43%) jQuery
6 4 (11.43%) CSS
6 4 (11.43%) Ajax
6 4 (11.43%) Web Services
6 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
6 4 (11.43%) Firewall
7 3 (8.57%) Back Office
7 3 (8.57%) Middleware
7 3 (8.57%) ERP
7 3 (8.57%) C#
7 3 (8.57%) HTML
7 3 (8.57%) PHP
7 3 (8.57%) SQL
7 3 (8.57%) .NET
7 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET
7 3 (8.57%) MQSeries

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 3 (8.57%) MQSeries
2 2 (5.71%) IIS
2 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.86%) Apache
3 1 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.86%) CMS
3 1 (2.86%) iPlanet
3 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.86%) nginx
3 1 (2.86%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.86%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (5.71%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (2.86%) BusinessWare
3 1 (2.86%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 1 (2.86%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) IaaS
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (14.29%) Office 365
1 5 (14.29%) PaaS
1 5 (14.29%) SaaS
2 4 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.71%) Yammer
4 1 (2.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (2.86%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.86%) Network Security
2 4 (11.43%) Firewall
3 1 (2.86%) DNS
3 1 (2.86%) HTTP
3 1 (2.86%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (2.86%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) DB2
2 1 (2.86%) DB2 UDB
2 1 (2.86%) MySQL
2 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) JUnit
1 2 (5.71%) Selenium
1 2 (5.71%) TestNG
General
1 3 (8.57%) Back Office
1 3 (8.57%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.86%) Marketing
2 1 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) SOAP
2 4 (11.43%) Ajax
2 4 (11.43%) CSS
2 4 (11.43%) jQuery
2 4 (11.43%) Web Services
3 3 (8.57%) .NET
3 3 (8.57%) AngularJS
3 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET
3 3 (8.57%) HTML
3 3 (8.57%) Middleware
3 3 (8.57%) REST
3 3 (8.57%) RESTful
3 3 (8.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (5.71%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.86%) JSON
5 1 (2.86%) MSMQ
5 1 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Digital Media
2 2 (5.71%) SCADA
3 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) AS400
3 1 (2.86%) CESG
3 1 (2.86%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (2.86%) Clustering
3 1 (2.86%) CMDB
3 1 (2.86%) Cryptography
3 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.86%) FMCG
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Linux
1 2 (5.71%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) AIX
2 1 (2.86%) Solaris
2 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.86%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (22.86%) Information Security
2 7 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 3 (8.57%) CRM
3 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (8.57%) ERP
3 3 (8.57%) Logistics
3 3 (8.57%) MVC
3 3 (8.57%) Network Architecture
3 3 (8.57%) Security Architecture
3 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (8.57%) Web Development
4 2 (5.71%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (5.71%) OOP
4 2 (5.71%) Project Management
4 2 (5.71%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (5.71%) SABSA
4 2 (5.71%) Scrum
4 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.71%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) Java
2 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.57%) C#
3 3 (8.57%) PHP
3 3 (8.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (25.71%) CISSP
2 1 (2.86%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 1 (2.86%) CCSP
2 1 (2.86%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.86%) CISM
2 1 (2.86%) CLAS
2 1 (2.86%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) COBIT
1 1 (2.86%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.86%) JSP 440
1 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.86%) ClearTrust
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 3 (8.57%) ServiceNow
2 2 (5.71%) Axway
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle
2 2 (5.71%) SAP
2 2 (5.71%) TIBCO
3 1 (2.86%) Adobe
3 1 (2.86%) BEA
3 1 (2.86%) CA
3 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.86%) Cisco
3 1 (2.86%) Citrix
3 1 (2.86%) IBM
3 1 (2.86%) Juniper
3 1 (2.86%) OpenText
3 1 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.86%) Vitria
3 1 (2.86%) VMware