The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Oxford region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 17 24 29
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 23 19 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 8.19% 5.64% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.42% 5.85% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 16 2
Median daily rate £500 £513 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +41.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £425 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £373
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £485
% change year-on-year
- +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £53.96 £37.80 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+42.73% -
Architect
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford 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
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
273 325 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 97.15% 96.44% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 250 118
Median daily rate £364 £388 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.12% +29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £213 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £508 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 8 21
Median hourly rate £11.50 £30.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.66% +93.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.80 £8.50 £8.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £30.00 £20.40
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 Oxford

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 25 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 Oxford region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 17 (47.22%) Java
2 11 (30.56%) TOGAF
3 9 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (22.22%) Zachman Framework
4 8 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
4 8 (22.22%) SQL
4 8 (22.22%) .NET
5 7 (19.44%) Windows
5 7 (19.44%) SharePoint
5 7 (19.44%) Publishing
5 7 (19.44%) Migration
5 7 (19.44%) Degree
5 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (19.44%) Data Analytics
5 7 (19.44%) Analytics
6 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (16.67%) Data Centre
6 6 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 6 (16.67%) Python
6 6 (16.67%) CRM
6 6 (16.67%) Web Services
6 6 (16.67%) Unix
7 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
7 5 (13.89%) Data Modelling
7 5 (13.89%) Data Analysis
7 5 (13.89%) Content Management
7 5 (13.89%) Content Enrichment
7 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2014

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 7 (19.44%) SharePoint
2 5 (13.89%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (11.11%) WebLogic
4 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (8.33%) MS Exchange
5 2 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (5.56%) CMS
5 2 (5.56%) Node.js
5 2 (5.56%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 9 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.56%) Office 365
3 2 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) LAN
1 2 (5.56%) WAN
2 1 (2.78%) Bluetooth
2 1 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (2.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
1 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2014
2 4 (11.11%) Big Data
3 3 (8.33%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.56%) Hadoop
4 2 (5.56%) MongoDB
4 2 (5.56%) OLAP
4 2 (5.56%) OLTP
4 2 (5.56%) Power BI
5 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.78%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) JUnit
1 2 (5.56%) Selenium
1 2 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (19.44%) Publishing
2 3 (8.33%) Back Office
3 2 (5.56%) Retail
4 1 (2.78%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.22%) .NET
2 6 (16.67%) Web Services
3 5 (13.89%) Natural Language Processing
4 4 (11.11%) AngularJS
5 2 (5.56%) J2EE
5 2 (5.56%) Java EE
5 2 (5.56%) MDX
6 1 (2.78%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 5 (13.89%) Algorithms
3 4 (11.11%) W3C
4 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.56%) Semantic Web
5 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.78%) Reference Data
5 1 (2.78%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Windows
2 6 (16.67%) Unix
3 4 (11.11%) Linux
4 3 (8.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) TOGAF
2 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
2 8 (22.22%) Zachman Framework
3 7 (19.44%) Analytics
3 7 (19.44%) Data Analytics
3 7 (19.44%) Migration
4 6 (16.67%) CRM
4 6 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 5 (13.89%) Content Enrichment
5 5 (13.89%) Content Management
5 5 (13.89%) Data Analysis
5 5 (13.89%) Data Modelling
5 5 (13.89%) Machine Learning
6 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (8.33%) High Availability
6 3 (8.33%) Network Design
6 3 (8.33%) SDLC
6 3 (8.33%) SOA
6 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (47.22%) Java
2 8 (22.22%) SQL
3 6 (16.67%) Python
4 4 (11.11%) C#
4 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.33%) C++
6 2 (5.56%) Perl
6 2 (5.56%) PHP
7 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) Degree
2 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) CCDA
4 1 (2.78%) CCDP
4 1 (2.78%) CCIE
4 1 (2.78%) CCNA
4 1 (2.78%) CCNP
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 3 (8.33%) Hyper-V
1 3 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle
2 3 (8.33%) VMware
3 2 (5.56%) ForgeRock
3 2 (5.56%) Pega
3 2 (5.56%) Sitecore
3 2 (5.56%) Tableau
4 1 (2.78%) Juniper