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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 7 6 8
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 60 27 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 13.42% 16.07% 11.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.15% 16.77% 12.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 8 5
Median daily rate £475 £458 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.82% +7.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £410 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £486 £541
UK excluding London median daily rate £510 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.84 £37.82 £47.00
% change year-on-year
+13.27% -19.53%
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
424 161 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 94.85% 95.83% 90.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 60 58
Median daily rate £420 £430 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.32% +30.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £275 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £555 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 3
Median hourly rate £43.50 £25.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.00% +25.00%
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 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 1 October 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 1 October 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 -2 55 £475 +2.15% 1
Architect
West Midlands

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 76 (49.03%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (46.45%) Java
3 59 (38.06%) MongoDB
4 56 (36.13%) Puppet
5 52 (33.55%) Linux
6 50 (32.26%) Spring
7 46 (29.68%) Spring Boot
8 45 (29.03%) Git (software)
9 41 (26.45%) Software Architecture
10 40 (25.81%) Maven
11 37 (23.87%) Oracle
11 37 (23.87%) RabbitMQ
12 35 (22.58%) Microservices
13 34 (21.94%) Open Source
14 33 (21.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 33 (21.29%) Docker
15 32 (20.65%) SQL
16 28 (18.06%) Microsoft
16 28 (18.06%) Continuous Delivery
17 27 (17.42%) Waterfall
17 27 (17.42%) ELK Stack
17 27 (17.42%) Hystrix
18 25 (16.13%) Scrum
19 24 (15.48%) RUP
20 23 (14.84%) ClearQuest
20 23 (14.84%) Oracle OWB
20 23 (14.84%) Project Planning
20 23 (14.84%) Graphite
20 23 (14.84%) SoapUI
20 23 (14.84%) WireMock

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 21 (13.55%) Confluence
2 14 (9.03%) SAS
3 8 (5.16%) Apache
4 6 (3.87%) IIS
4 6 (3.87%) OpenStack
4 6 (3.87%) WebLogic
5 5 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.94%) JBoss
6 3 (1.94%) nginx
7 2 (1.29%) Documentum
7 2 (1.29%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.65%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.65%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (1.94%) MS Excel
1 3 (1.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.58%) Office 365
4 2 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.29%) IaaS
4 2 (1.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.74%) HTTP
2 10 (6.45%) LAN
2 10 (6.45%) Wi-Fi
3 9 (5.81%) IPv4
3 9 (5.81%) Wireless
4 7 (4.52%) Network Security
4 7 (4.52%) Remote Desktop
5 6 (3.87%) DNS
5 6 (3.87%) Firewall
5 6 (3.87%) SSL
6 5 (3.23%) WPA2
7 4 (2.58%) Converged Networks
7 4 (2.58%) DHCP
7 4 (2.58%) SNMP
7 4 (2.58%) TACACS
7 4 (2.58%) VLAN
7 4 (2.58%) VoIP
8 3 (1.94%) VPN
9 1 (0.65%) WAN
9 1 (0.65%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (38.06%) MongoDB
2 23 (14.84%) Oracle OWB
3 17 (10.97%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (9.68%) Hadoop
5 13 (8.39%) Pentaho
6 12 (7.74%) Cloudera CDH
7 11 (7.10%) Relational Database
8 10 (6.45%) RDBMS
9 8 (5.16%) SQL Server
10 6 (3.87%) MySQL
11 4 (2.58%) Big Data
12 3 (1.94%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 45 (29.03%) Git (software)
2 40 (25.81%) Maven
3 33 (21.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 23 (14.84%) ClearQuest
4 23 (14.84%) SoapUI
5 21 (13.55%) JIRA
6 13 (8.39%) ClearCase
6 13 (8.39%) WebDriver
7 8 (5.16%) Jenkins
8 7 (4.52%) Sonatype Nexus
9 6 (3.87%) Bitbucket
9 6 (3.87%) FishEye
9 6 (3.87%) GoCD
10 4 (2.58%) Selenium
11 3 (1.94%) CA Gen
11 3 (1.94%) JUnit
12 2 (1.29%) Cucumber
12 2 (1.29%) Eclipse
12 2 (1.29%) IntelliJ
13 1 (0.65%) Ant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (32.26%) Spring
2 46 (29.68%) Spring Boot
3 37 (23.87%) RabbitMQ
4 27 (17.42%) ELK Stack
4 27 (17.42%) Hystrix
5 23 (14.84%) WireMock
6 22 (14.19%) JSON
7 21 (13.55%) Play Framework
8 20 (12.90%) REST
9 17 (10.97%) J2EE
9 17 (10.97%) Swagger
10 14 (9.03%) SOAP
11 13 (8.39%) Node.js
12 5 (3.23%) 802.1X
12 5 (3.23%) Middleware
12 5 (3.23%) Web Services
12 5 (3.23%) XML
13 4 (2.58%) HTML
13 4 (2.58%) HTML5
14 2 (1.29%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.10%) Data Structures
2 10 (6.45%) Data Integration
3 2 (1.29%) CMDB
3 2 (1.29%) Private Cloud
3 2 (1.29%) Robotics
4 1 (0.65%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.65%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.65%) Public Cloud
4 1 (0.65%) Social Media
4 1 (0.65%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 52 (33.55%) Linux
2 21 (13.55%) Windows
3 16 (10.32%) Unix
4 15 (9.68%) Windows Server
5 12 (7.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (5.81%) Windows 7
7 6 (3.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (3.23%) AIX
8 5 (3.23%) Solaris
8 5 (3.23%) Windows 10
8 5 (3.23%) Windows 8
9 4 (2.58%) SUSE
10 2 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (49.03%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (26.45%) Software Architecture
3 35 (22.58%) Microservices
4 34 (21.94%) Open Source
5 28 (18.06%) Continuous Delivery
6 27 (17.42%) Waterfall
7 25 (16.13%) Scrum
8 24 (15.48%) RUP
9 23 (14.84%) Project Planning
10 13 (8.39%) Data Architecture
11 12 (7.74%) DevOps
11 12 (7.74%) Risk Management
11 12 (7.74%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (7.10%) Load Balancing
12 11 (7.10%) TDD
13 10 (6.45%) Migration
13 10 (6.45%) Technical Architecture
14 9 (5.81%) TOGAF
15 6 (3.87%) Enterprise Architecture
16 5 (3.23%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 72 (46.45%) Java
2 32 (20.65%) SQL
3 19 (12.26%) Scala
4 14 (9.03%) JavaScript
5 12 (7.74%) PL/SQL
6 9 (5.81%) R
7 8 (5.16%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.94%) Perl
9 1 (0.65%) PHP
9 1 (0.65%) Python
9 1 (0.65%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (10.32%) SC Cleared
1 16 (10.32%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.65%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.65%) QA
System Software
1 33 (21.29%) Docker
2 9 (5.81%) Virtual Desktop
3 8 (5.16%) Active Directory
4 6 (3.87%) Hyper-V
4 6 (3.87%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (3.87%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.65%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 56 (36.13%) Puppet
2 23 (14.84%) Graphite
3 13 (8.39%) Grafana
4 8 (5.16%) Consul
4 8 (5.16%) SCCM
5 5 (3.23%) FortiGate
5 5 (3.23%) Kibana
5 5 (3.23%) logstash
6 3 (1.94%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 37 (23.87%) Oracle
2 28 (18.06%) Microsoft
3 21 (13.55%) VMware
3 21 (13.55%) WSO2
4 13 (8.39%) Cloudera
5 12 (7.74%) Pega
5 12 (7.74%) Platfora
6 10 (6.45%) Intel Security
7 7 (4.52%) webMethods
8 6 (3.87%) Red Hat
9 5 (3.23%) Fortinet
9 5 (3.23%) HP
10 4 (2.58%) Cisco
11 3 (1.94%) BEA
11 3 (1.94%) Informatica
12 1 (0.65%) Aruba
12 1 (0.65%) ProCurve
12 1 (0.65%) TOWER Software
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
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