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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 48 22 25
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +3
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 9 25 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 2.36% 7.23% 3.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.39% 7.44% 3.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 21 5
Median daily rate £500 £520 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +9.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £450 £420
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £525 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £508 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+1.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.84 £37.82 £52.25
% change year-on-year
+13.27% -27.61%
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
377 336 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 98.95% 97.11% 95.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 270 172
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £235 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 20 16
Median hourly rate £12.38 £15.86 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.97% -6.70%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 15 (40.54%) Java
2 13 (35.14%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (29.73%) TOGAF
3 11 (29.73%) Migration
4 10 (27.03%) Publishing
4 10 (27.03%) Windows
5 9 (24.32%) Data Centre
6 8 (21.62%) Web Services
7 7 (18.92%) Linux
7 7 (18.92%) .NET
8 6 (16.22%) Unix
9 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (13.51%) CRM
9 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (10.81%) SDLC
10 4 (10.81%) SOA
10 4 (10.81%) SQL
10 4 (10.81%) Python
10 4 (10.81%) JavaScript
10 4 (10.81%) UML
10 4 (10.81%) C#
10 4 (10.81%) CMS
10 4 (10.81%) VMware
10 4 (10.81%) W3C
10 4 (10.81%) Juniper
10 4 (10.81%) Enterprise Architecture
11 3 (8.11%) OWASP
11 3 (8.11%) Office 365
11 3 (8.11%) Network Design
11 3 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure

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 4 (10.81%) CMS
2 2 (5.41%) JBoss
2 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.41%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.70%) Apache
3 1 (2.70%) nginx
3 1 (2.70%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 13 (35.14%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (8.11%) Office 365
4 2 (5.41%) SaaS
5 1 (2.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (2.70%) Amazon Glacier
5 1 (2.70%) Amazon S3
5 1 (2.70%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (2.70%) IaaS
5 1 (2.70%) PaaS
5 1 (2.70%) Route 53
5 1 (2.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) Firewall
2 2 (5.41%) Kerberos
2 2 (5.41%) LAN
2 2 (5.41%) LDAP
2 2 (5.41%) WAN
3 1 (2.70%) DHCP
3 1 (2.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) OLTP
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (2.70%) Big Data
2 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) JUnit
2 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.70%) Hudson
2 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.70%) JIRA
General
1 10 (27.03%) Publishing
2 3 (8.11%) Back Office
2 3 (8.11%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.62%) Web Services
2 7 (18.92%) .NET
3 3 (8.11%) AngularJS
4 2 (5.41%) HTML
4 2 (5.41%) Java EE
5 1 (2.70%) Apache Camel
5 1 (2.70%) JSON
5 1 (2.70%) OAuth
5 1 (2.70%) POSIX
5 1 (2.70%) React
5 1 (2.70%) REST
5 1 (2.70%) SAML
5 1 (2.70%) Spring
5 1 (2.70%) Spring Security
5 1 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.81%) W3C
3 3 (8.11%) Private Cloud
3 3 (8.11%) Public Cloud
4 2 (5.41%) Semantic Web
4 2 (5.41%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.70%) BYOD
5 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.03%) Windows
2 7 (18.92%) Linux
3 6 (16.22%) Unix
4 3 (8.11%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.70%) CentOS
5 1 (2.70%) Debian
5 1 (2.70%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.70%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) Migration
1 11 (29.73%) TOGAF
2 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (13.51%) CRM
3 4 (10.81%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (10.81%) SDLC
3 4 (10.81%) SOA
3 4 (10.81%) UML
4 3 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (8.11%) Network Design
4 3 (8.11%) OWASP
4 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (8.11%) Zachman Framework
5 2 (5.41%) BDD
5 2 (5.41%) Feasibility Study
5 2 (5.41%) System Testing
5 2 (5.41%) TDD
5 2 (5.41%) Use Case
5 2 (5.41%) Web Design
6 1 (2.70%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 15 (40.54%) Java
2 4 (10.81%) C#
2 4 (10.81%) JavaScript
2 4 (10.81%) Python
2 4 (10.81%) SQL
3 3 (8.11%) Perl
4 2 (5.41%) Bash Shell
4 2 (5.41%) C++
4 2 (5.41%) PHP
5 1 (2.70%) AWK
5 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.70%) Ruby
5 1 (2.70%) sed
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (5.41%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) AWS Certification
2 1 (2.70%) CCDA
2 1 (2.70%) CCDP
2 1 (2.70%) CCIE
2 1 (2.70%) CCNA
2 1 (2.70%) CCNP
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.70%) iptables
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (2.70%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Puppet
2 1 (2.70%) Ansible
2 1 (2.70%) HAProxy
2 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.70%) SCCM
2 1 (2.70%) SCOM
2 1 (2.70%) SELinux
2 1 (2.70%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) Juniper
1 4 (10.81%) VMware
2 3 (8.11%) CheckPoint
2 3 (8.11%) Cisco
2 3 (8.11%) Oracle
3 2 (5.41%) ForgeRock
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.41%) Pega
3 2 (5.41%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.70%) F5
4 1 (2.70%) Palo Alto