The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Shropshire region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 3 3 9
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 94 35 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 22.27% 21.88% 10.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.87% 22.44% 11.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 14 5
Median daily rate £468 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.88% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £425 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £465 £541
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £495 £490
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +1.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.92 £59.50 £66.00
% change year-on-year
-26.18% -9.84%
Architect
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Shropshire 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
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
411 156 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 97.39% 97.50% 89.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 58 56
Median daily rate £430 £430 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £250 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £555 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 1
Median hourly rate £43.50 £37.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% +74.41%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

Architect
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford -1 81 £465 +3.33% 1
Architect
West Midlands

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 Shropshire region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 92 (53.49%) Java
2 89 (51.74%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (47.09%) MongoDB
4 74 (43.02%) Puppet
5 69 (40.12%) Spring
6 66 (38.37%) Software Architecture
7 64 (37.21%) Linux
8 63 (36.63%) Spring Boot
9 58 (33.72%) Git (software)
10 54 (31.40%) Maven
11 50 (29.07%) RabbitMQ
12 48 (27.91%) Oracle
13 44 (25.58%) SQL
14 42 (24.42%) Microservices
15 41 (23.84%) Waterfall
16 40 (23.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 40 (23.26%) Docker
17 38 (22.09%) RUP
18 37 (21.51%) Open Source
19 36 (20.93%) ClearQuest
19 36 (20.93%) Project Planning
19 36 (20.93%) Oracle OWB
20 34 (19.77%) Hystrix
21 33 (19.19%) ELK Stack
22 32 (18.60%) Continuous Delivery
23 31 (18.02%) JIRA
24 30 (17.44%) Scrum
24 30 (17.44%) Graphite
24 30 (17.44%) WSO2
24 30 (17.44%) Confluence

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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 30 (17.44%) Confluence
2 15 (8.72%) SAS
3 8 (4.65%) Apache
4 6 (3.49%) IIS
5 5 (2.91%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (2.91%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.74%) JBoss
6 3 (1.74%) nginx
6 3 (1.74%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.16%) Documentum
8 1 (0.58%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.58%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.58%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (1.74%) MS Excel
1 3 (1.74%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.16%) IaaS
2 2 (1.16%) PaaS
3 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.98%) HTTP
2 10 (5.81%) LAN
2 10 (5.81%) Wi-Fi
3 9 (5.23%) IPv4
3 9 (5.23%) Wireless
4 7 (4.07%) Network Security
4 7 (4.07%) Remote Desktop
5 6 (3.49%) DNS
5 6 (3.49%) Firewall
5 6 (3.49%) SSL
6 5 (2.91%) WPA2
7 4 (2.33%) Converged Networks
7 4 (2.33%) DHCP
7 4 (2.33%) SNMP
7 4 (2.33%) TACACS
7 4 (2.33%) VLAN
7 4 (2.33%) VoIP
8 3 (1.74%) VPN
9 1 (0.58%) WAN
9 1 (0.58%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (47.09%) MongoDB
2 36 (20.93%) Oracle OWB
3 18 (10.47%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (9.30%) Hadoop
5 14 (8.14%) Pentaho
6 12 (6.98%) Cloudera CDH
7 11 (6.40%) RDBMS
7 11 (6.40%) Relational Database
8 8 (4.65%) SQL Server
9 6 (3.49%) MySQL
10 4 (2.33%) Big Data
11 2 (1.16%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 58 (33.72%) Git (software)
2 54 (31.40%) Maven
3 40 (23.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 36 (20.93%) ClearQuest
5 31 (18.02%) JIRA
6 24 (13.95%) SoapUI
7 20 (11.63%) ClearCase
8 18 (10.47%) WebDriver
9 7 (4.07%) Jenkins
9 7 (4.07%) Sonatype Nexus
10 6 (3.49%) Bitbucket
10 6 (3.49%) FishEye
10 6 (3.49%) GoCD
11 3 (1.74%) JUnit
11 3 (1.74%) Selenium
12 2 (1.16%) CA Gen
12 2 (1.16%) Eclipse
12 2 (1.16%) IntelliJ
13 1 (0.58%) Cucumber
13 1 (0.58%) SonarQube
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (40.12%) Spring
2 63 (36.63%) Spring Boot
3 50 (29.07%) RabbitMQ
4 34 (19.77%) Hystrix
5 33 (19.19%) ELK Stack
6 29 (16.86%) WireMock
7 28 (16.28%) JSON
7 28 (16.28%) Play Framework
8 24 (13.95%) Swagger
9 23 (13.37%) J2EE
10 22 (12.79%) REST
11 18 (10.47%) Node.js
12 15 (8.72%) SOAP
13 5 (2.91%) 802.1X
13 5 (2.91%) Middleware
13 5 (2.91%) Web Services
13 5 (2.91%) XML
14 3 (1.74%) HTML
14 3 (1.74%) HTML5
15 2 (1.16%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.98%) Data Structures
2 9 (5.23%) Data Integration
3 2 (1.16%) Data Centre
3 2 (1.16%) Private Cloud
3 2 (1.16%) Robotics
4 1 (0.58%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.58%) CMDB
4 1 (0.58%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 64 (37.21%) Linux
2 21 (12.21%) Windows
3 20 (11.63%) Unix
4 15 (8.72%) Windows Server
5 12 (6.98%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (5.23%) Windows 7
7 6 (3.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (2.91%) AIX
8 5 (2.91%) Solaris
8 5 (2.91%) Windows 10
8 5 (2.91%) Windows 8
9 4 (2.33%) SUSE
10 2 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (51.74%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (38.37%) Software Architecture
3 42 (24.42%) Microservices
4 41 (23.84%) Waterfall
5 38 (22.09%) RUP
6 37 (21.51%) Open Source
7 36 (20.93%) Project Planning
8 32 (18.60%) Continuous Delivery
9 30 (17.44%) Scrum
10 13 (7.56%) DevOps
11 12 (6.98%) Data Architecture
11 12 (6.98%) Risk Management
12 11 (6.40%) Load Balancing
12 11 (6.40%) TDD
12 11 (6.40%) Technical Architecture
13 10 (5.81%) Migration
13 10 (5.81%) Stakeholder Management
14 9 (5.23%) TOGAF
15 6 (3.49%) Enterprise Architecture
15 6 (3.49%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 92 (53.49%) Java
2 44 (25.58%) SQL
3 27 (15.70%) Scala
4 19 (11.05%) JavaScript
5 17 (9.88%) PL/SQL
6 12 (6.98%) Shell Script
7 9 (5.23%) R
8 2 (1.16%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (8.14%) SC Cleared
1 14 (8.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.58%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.58%) QA
System Software
1 40 (23.26%) Docker
2 9 (5.23%) Virtual Desktop
3 6 (3.49%) Hyper-V
3 6 (3.49%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (3.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.91%) Active Directory
4 5 (2.91%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.58%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 74 (43.02%) Puppet
2 30 (17.44%) Graphite
3 19 (11.05%) Grafana
4 8 (4.65%) Consul
4 8 (4.65%) SCCM
5 5 (2.91%) FortiGate
5 5 (2.91%) Kibana
5 5 (2.91%) logstash
6 3 (1.74%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 48 (27.91%) Oracle
2 30 (17.44%) WSO2
3 26 (15.12%) Microsoft
4 22 (12.79%) VMware
5 18 (10.47%) Pega
6 14 (8.14%) Cloudera
7 12 (6.98%) Platfora
8 7 (4.07%) Informatica
8 7 (4.07%) Intel Security
9 6 (3.49%) Red Hat
9 6 (3.49%) webMethods
10 5 (2.91%) Fortinet
10 5 (2.91%) HP
11 4 (2.33%) Cisco
12 2 (1.16%) BEA
13 1 (0.58%) Aruba
13 1 (0.58%) ProCurve
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