The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Architect
Rank 211 231 224
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Architect 35 9 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.38% 0.10% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.11% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 10
Average daily rate
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£546 £450 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.38% +16.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £410 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £564 £470 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £563 £450 £448
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +0.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £61.00 £50.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £61.00 £60.00 £65.00
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -7.69%
Senior 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
8530 8129 9239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 92.02% 92.96% 91.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 4784 4329 4309
Average daily rate £350 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £220 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £342
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 431 491 601
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -7.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £11.25 £11.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.15 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

Senior Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Architect in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Senior 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 Senior Architect across the South East region.

Senior Architect Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Senior Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Architect across the South East region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Senior Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Senior 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 Senior Architect across the South East region.

Senior Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Senior Architect
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Architect within the South East region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +30 26 £563 +40.62% 2
Surrey - 6 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 - - 1
Hampshire - 1 £530 - 1
Oxfordshire - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
Senior Architect
England

Senior Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Senior Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Senior Architect in their job title.

1 25 (45.45%) Project Management
2 23 (41.82%) 3G
2 23 (41.82%) Telecoms
3 17 (30.91%) Degree
3 17 (30.91%) Computer Science
4 13 (23.64%) Internet
5 12 (21.82%) Broadband
5 12 (21.82%) Billing
6 11 (20.00%) Finance
7 10 (18.18%) Validation
7 10 (18.18%) SQL
8 9 (16.36%) Oracle
8 9 (16.36%) ITIL
9 8 (14.55%) Problem Management
9 8 (14.55%) LTE
10 7 (12.73%) 4G
10 7 (12.73%) Java
10 7 (12.73%) TOGAF
11 6 (10.91%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (10.91%) Linux
11 6 (10.91%) Data Modelling
11 6 (10.91%) Microsoft
11 6 (10.91%) Analytics
12 5 (9.09%) Oracle Database
12 5 (9.09%) Radio Access Network
12 5 (9.09%) MS Excel
12 5 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
13 4 (7.27%) Marketing
13 4 (7.27%) WebSphere

Senior Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Senior Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Senior Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.27%) WebSphere
1 4 (7.27%) Apache Pig
2 3 (5.45%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (5.45%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (5.45%) Lync
2 3 (5.45%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.45%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (3.64%) IIS
4 1 (1.82%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.82%) CMS
4 1 (1.82%) ATG Dynamo
Applications
1 5 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.64%) MS Project
3 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (5.45%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.27%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.82%) Force.com
2 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (41.82%) 3G
2 13 (23.64%) Internet
3 12 (21.82%) Broadband
4 8 (14.55%) LTE
5 7 (12.73%) 4G
6 5 (9.09%) Radio Access Network
7 4 (7.27%) VoIP
8 1 (1.82%) WLAN
8 1 (1.82%) WAN
8 1 (1.82%) SMTP
8 1 (1.82%) FTP
8 1 (1.82%) HTTP
8 1 (1.82%) RIP
8 1 (1.82%) DNS
8 1 (1.82%) SAN
8 1 (1.82%) MPLS
8 1 (1.82%) BGP
8 1 (1.82%) NetScreen
8 1 (1.82%) Firewall
8 1 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 4 (7.27%) Relational Database
2 4 (7.27%) DB2
2 4 (7.27%) RDBMS
2 4 (7.27%) Hadoop
2 4 (7.27%) Apache Hive
2 4 (7.27%) HBase
2 4 (7.27%) Big Data
3 3 (5.45%) Couchbase
4 2 (3.64%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.82%) MySQL
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) JUnit
1 1 (1.82%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.82%) Axure RP
General
1 23 (41.82%) Telecoms
2 12 (21.82%) Billing
3 11 (20.00%) Finance
4 4 (7.27%) Marketing
5 2 (3.64%) Banking
6 1 (1.82%) Retail
6 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.82%) Back Office
6 1 (1.82%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.27%) Middleware
2 3 (5.45%) .NET
3 2 (3.64%) XML
3 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.64%) Hibernate
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (3.64%) Natural Language Processing
3 2 (3.64%) SailPoint
4 1 (1.82%) Visualforce
4 1 (1.82%) CSS3
4 1 (1.82%) JNDI
4 1 (1.82%) Ajax
4 1 (1.82%) Application Packaging
4 1 (1.82%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (1.82%) jQuery
4 1 (1.82%) Mason
4 1 (1.82%) CSS
4 1 (1.82%) Servlets
4 1 (1.82%) SOAP
4 1 (1.82%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (30.91%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.27%) Open Source
3 3 (5.45%) Clustering
3 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.82%) DTV
4 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.82%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (1.82%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.91%) Linux
2 1 (1.82%) Android
2 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.82%) UNIX
2 1 (1.82%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (45.45%) Project Management
2 10 (18.18%) Validation
3 9 (16.36%) ITIL
4 8 (14.55%) Problem Management
5 7 (12.73%) TOGAF
6 6 (10.91%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (10.91%) Data Modelling
6 6 (10.91%) Analytics
7 5 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (7.27%) GAP Analysis
8 4 (7.27%) SOA
8 4 (7.27%) OOP
8 4 (7.27%) OO
8 4 (7.27%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (5.45%) Business Development
9 3 (5.45%) Configuration Management
9 3 (5.45%) Use Case
9 3 (5.45%) CRM
9 3 (5.45%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.18%) SQL
2 7 (12.73%) Java
3 4 (7.27%) Perl
3 4 (7.27%) Python
4 3 (5.45%) R
5 2 (3.64%) C#
6 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.82%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 17 (30.91%) Degree
2 3 (5.45%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.64%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.82%) CISM
4 1 (1.82%) ISSAP
4 1 (1.82%) CCIE
4 1 (1.82%) CCNP
4 1 (1.82%) CCNA
4 1 (1.82%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) ISO 9001
1 2 (3.64%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.82%) SLA
2 1 (1.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.82%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.45%) Hyper-V
2 3 (5.45%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.64%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (5.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.82%) Netcool
2 1 (1.82%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 1 (1.82%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (16.36%) Oracle
2 6 (10.91%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.27%) Sybase
3 4 (7.27%) VMware
4 3 (5.45%) SAP
4 3 (5.45%) Tableau
4 3 (5.45%) RapidMiner
4 3 (5.45%) Cloudera
5 2 (3.64%) Aveksa
5 2 (3.64%) JBoss
5 2 (3.64%) Cisco
5 2 (3.64%) CheckPoint
5 2 (3.64%) Primavera
6 1 (1.82%) ATG
6 1 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.82%) Pega
6 1 (1.82%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.82%) F5
6 1 (1.82%) IBM
6 1 (1.82%) HP
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