The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Lead Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Architect
Rank 220 241 254
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Architect 26 32 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.34% 0.34% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.35% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 8
Median daily rate £525 £513 £468
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% +9.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £400 £428
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £670 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £538 £500
% change year-on-year
+2.32% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £82.00
Lead Architect
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
7257 9046 9406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.63% 94.80% 94.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4229 5231 5158
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £260 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 415 513 517
Median hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +16.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.66 £47.50 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.79
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.66%

Lead Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Lead Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Lead Architect
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Lead Architect Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Lead Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lead Architect across the South East region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Lead Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Lead Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Lead Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Lead Architect
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 Lead Architect within the South East region over the 3 months to 2 December 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
Berkshire +14 11 £550 +7.31% 1
Hampshire +18 9 £525 +16.53% 3
Buckinghamshire +20 2 £716 +14.60%
West Sussex +9 2 - -
Surrey +17 1 £675 - 1
Middlesex -1 1 - -
Lead Architect
England

Lead Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, Lead 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 South East region featuring Lead Architect in the job title.

1 15 (30.61%) Oracle
2 11 (22.45%) Security Cleared
3 7 (14.29%) Unix
3 7 (14.29%) Java
3 7 (14.29%) SQL
3 7 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (12.24%) Workflow Development
4 6 (12.24%) Knowledge Management
4 6 (12.24%) CMDB
4 6 (12.24%) Remedy ITSM
4 6 (12.24%) Remedy AR System
4 6 (12.24%) Oracle Receivables
4 6 (12.24%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (12.24%) Windows
4 6 (12.24%) Web Services
4 6 (12.24%) Data Modelling
4 6 (12.24%) Workflow
4 6 (12.24%) Migration
4 6 (12.24%) ITSM
4 6 (12.24%) Remedy
4 6 (12.24%) BMC
5 5 (10.20%) Office 365
6 4 (8.16%) DV Cleared
6 4 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (8.16%) Oracle Fusion
6 4 (8.16%) Middleware
6 4 (8.16%) Service Management
6 4 (8.16%) LAN
6 4 (8.16%) Cisco
6 4 (8.16%) Microsoft

Lead Architect 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.04%) CMS
2 1 (2.04%) JBoss
2 1 (2.04%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MS Office
2 2 (4.08%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.04%) InVision
Business Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Oracle Receivables
1 6 (12.24%) Remedy AR System
1 6 (12.24%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (6.12%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) Office 365
2 4 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (6.12%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (4.08%) IaaS
4 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) LAN
2 3 (6.12%) WAN
3 1 (2.04%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.12%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Axure RP
General
1 2 (4.08%) Billing
1 2 (4.08%) Finance
1 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.04%) Marketing
2 1 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.04%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.24%) Web Services
2 4 (8.16%) J2EE
2 4 (8.16%) Middleware
2 4 (8.16%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (6.12%) Java EE
3 3 (6.12%) WebCenter
4 1 (2.04%) .NET
4 1 (2.04%) EJB
4 1 (2.04%) HTML
4 1 (2.04%) JSP
4 1 (2.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) CMDB
2 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.12%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.08%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.08%) Smart Meter
3 2 (4.08%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.04%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.04%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.29%) Unix
2 6 (12.24%) Windows
3 3 (6.12%) Linux
3 3 (6.12%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.04%) Android
4 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.04%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
2 6 (12.24%) Data Modelling
2 6 (12.24%) ITSM
2 6 (12.24%) Kalman Filter
2 6 (12.24%) Knowledge Management
2 6 (12.24%) Migration
2 6 (12.24%) Workflow
2 6 (12.24%) Workflow Development
3 4 (8.16%) Service Management
4 3 (6.12%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (6.12%) DevOps
4 3 (6.12%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (6.12%) High Availability
4 3 (6.12%) Microservices
4 3 (6.12%) Open Source
4 3 (6.12%) Scrum
4 3 (6.12%) SOA
5 2 (4.08%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (4.08%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (4.08%) Procure-to-Pay
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.29%) Java
1 7 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (4.08%) C
2 2 (4.08%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.04%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (22.45%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.16%) DV Cleared
3 3 (6.12%) Degree
4 2 (4.08%) MBA
4 2 (4.08%) PhD
4 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) Docker
2 1 (2.04%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 15 (30.61%) Oracle
2 6 (12.24%) BMC
2 6 (12.24%) Remedy
3 4 (8.16%) Cisco
3 4 (8.16%) Juniper
3 4 (8.16%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.12%) Endeca
4 3 (6.12%) VMware
5 2 (4.08%) Ariba
5 2 (4.08%) FatWire
5 2 (4.08%) Fujitsu
5 2 (4.08%) IBM
5 2 (4.08%) ION Trading
5 2 (4.08%) NetApp
5 2 (4.08%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (4.08%) SAP
6 1 (2.04%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.04%) Retek
6 1 (2.04%) TIBCO
6 1 (2.04%) Veritas
Hampshire
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