The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Head of Architecture featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Architecture
Rank 267 261 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs requiring a Head of Architecture 3 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.031% 0.060% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.064% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £650 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £750 £713 £550
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +29.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Head of Architecture
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9170 9361 8882
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 95.26% 94.33% 93.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5549 5142 4874
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £501 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 379 452 487
Median hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.85 £50.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.28 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -

Head of Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South East region that featured Head of Architecture in the job title.

Head of Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Head of Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Head of Architecture across the South East region.

Head of Architecture Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Head of Architecture
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Head of Architecture across the South East region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Head of Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Head of Architecture
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Architecture within the South East region over the 3 months to 3 May 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
Buckinghamshire - 1 £750 - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 £550 -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Head of Architecture
England

Head of Architecture Skill Set
Top 15 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, Head of Architecture 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 South East region featuring Head of Architecture in the job title.

1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) EAI
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) CTI
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware

Head of Architecture Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) CTI
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) EAI
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
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