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 28 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 3 1 13
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +12
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 96 27 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 27.04% 22.31% 8.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.40% 22.69% 9.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 12 5
Median daily rate £488 £450 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £411 £444
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £475 £522
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 £45.00 £43.15 £50.79
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -15.03%
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
338 119 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 95.21% 98.35% 88.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 45 56
Median daily rate £415 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £240 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Median hourly rate £25.12 £17.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.76% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 81 £488 +8.33% 1
Architect
West Midlands

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 (52.27%) Java
2 87 (49.43%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (48.30%) MongoDB
4 79 (44.89%) Software Architecture
5 75 (42.61%) Puppet
6 66 (37.50%) Spring
7 62 (35.23%) Spring Boot
8 54 (30.68%) Linux
9 50 (28.41%) Maven
10 49 (27.84%) Oracle
11 47 (26.70%) SQL
11 47 (26.70%) Microservices
11 47 (26.70%) RabbitMQ
11 47 (26.70%) Git (software)
12 43 (24.43%) Waterfall
13 42 (23.86%) Oracle OWB
14 41 (23.30%) RUP
15 40 (22.73%) ClearQuest
15 40 (22.73%) Project Planning
16 36 (20.45%) Open Source
16 36 (20.45%) Docker
17 34 (19.32%) Play Framework
17 34 (19.32%) Hystrix
17 34 (19.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 33 (18.75%) Pega
18 33 (18.75%) ELK Stack
18 33 (18.75%) Scala
19 32 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
19 32 (18.18%) JSON
20 31 (17.61%) Scrum

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 23 (13.07%) Confluence
2 20 (11.36%) SAS
3 8 (4.55%) WebLogic
4 5 (2.84%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (2.27%) JBoss
6 3 (1.70%) Documentum
6 3 (1.70%) nginx
6 3 (1.70%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.14%) Captiva
7 2 (1.14%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.57%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (1.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.84%) Heroku
2 1 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.68%) HTTP
2 4 (2.27%) LAN
2 4 (2.27%) Network Security
2 4 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (2.27%) Wireless
3 3 (1.70%) Firewall
3 3 (1.70%) IPv4
3 3 (1.70%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (1.70%) VPN
4 2 (1.14%) Converged Networks
4 2 (1.14%) DHCP
4 2 (1.14%) DNS
4 2 (1.14%) SNMP
4 2 (1.14%) TACACS
4 2 (1.14%) VLAN
4 2 (1.14%) VoIP
4 2 (1.14%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (48.30%) MongoDB
2 42 (23.86%) Oracle OWB
3 27 (15.34%) Data Warehouse
4 24 (13.64%) Hadoop
5 21 (11.93%) Pentaho
6 17 (9.66%) Cloudera CDH
7 13 (7.39%) RDBMS
7 13 (7.39%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.27%) SQL Server
9 3 (1.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 50 (28.41%) Maven
2 47 (26.70%) Git (software)
3 40 (22.73%) ClearQuest
4 34 (19.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 29 (16.48%) ClearCase
6 25 (14.20%) WebDriver
7 24 (13.64%) JIRA
8 22 (12.50%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.57%) CA Gen
9 1 (0.57%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.57%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.57%) JUnit
9 1 (0.57%) Selenium
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (37.50%) Spring
2 62 (35.23%) Spring Boot
3 47 (26.70%) RabbitMQ
4 34 (19.32%) Hystrix
4 34 (19.32%) Play Framework
5 33 (18.75%) ELK Stack
6 32 (18.18%) JSON
7 29 (16.48%) WireMock
8 26 (14.77%) J2EE
9 25 (14.20%) Node.js
9 25 (14.20%) REST
10 24 (13.64%) Swagger
11 13 (7.39%) SOAP
12 6 (3.41%) Middleware
13 4 (2.27%) XML
14 3 (1.70%) Java EE
15 2 (1.14%) 802.1X
15 2 (1.14%) ADO
15 2 (1.14%) HTML
15 2 (1.14%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.09%) Data Structures
2 10 (5.68%) Data Integration
3 2 (1.14%) Data Centre
3 2 (1.14%) Robotics
4 1 (0.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 54 (30.68%) Linux
2 28 (15.91%) Unix
3 12 (6.82%) Windows
4 10 (5.68%) Windows Server
5 7 (3.98%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (3.41%) Windows 7
7 4 (2.27%) AIX
7 4 (2.27%) Solaris
7 4 (2.27%) Windows 10
7 4 (2.27%) Windows 8
8 3 (1.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.70%) SUSE
9 2 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (49.43%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (44.89%) Software Architecture
3 47 (26.70%) Microservices
4 43 (24.43%) Waterfall
5 41 (23.30%) RUP
6 40 (22.73%) Project Planning
7 36 (20.45%) Open Source
8 32 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
9 31 (17.61%) Scrum
10 14 (7.95%) Data Architecture
10 14 (7.95%) Risk Management
11 13 (7.39%) Technical Architecture
12 12 (6.82%) DevOps
13 10 (5.68%) TDD
14 7 (3.98%) Service Management
14 7 (3.98%) TOGAF
15 5 (2.84%) Enterprise Architecture
15 5 (2.84%) Migration
16 4 (2.27%) Project Management
16 4 (2.27%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 92 (52.27%) Java
2 47 (26.70%) SQL
3 33 (18.75%) Scala
4 26 (14.77%) JavaScript
5 24 (13.64%) PL/SQL
6 23 (13.07%) Shell Script
7 7 (3.98%) R
8 4 (2.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 22 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 21 (11.93%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.57%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.57%) QA
System Software
1 36 (20.45%) Docker
2 4 (2.27%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.27%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (2.27%) Virtual Desktop
3 3 (1.70%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.14%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.57%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 75 (42.61%) Puppet
2 30 (17.05%) Graphite
3 19 (10.80%) Grafana
4 8 (4.55%) Consul
5 5 (2.84%) Kibana
5 5 (2.84%) logstash
6 4 (2.27%) SCCM
7 3 (1.70%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (1.14%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 49 (27.84%) Oracle
2 33 (18.75%) Pega
3 25 (14.20%) VMware
3 25 (14.20%) WSO2
4 23 (13.07%) Cloudera
5 17 (9.66%) Informatica
6 15 (8.52%) Platfora
7 13 (7.39%) Microsoft
8 7 (3.98%) webMethods
9 5 (2.84%) Intel Security
10 4 (2.27%) BEA
10 4 (2.27%) HP
11 3 (1.70%) EMC
11 3 (1.70%) Red Hat
12 2 (1.14%) Cisco
12 2 (1.14%) Fortinet
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