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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Architect
Rank 223 244 230
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Architect 34 15 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.40% 0.16% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.17% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 10 4
Average daily rate £500 £500 £675
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -25.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £495 £463
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £610 £750
UK excluding London average daily rate £575 £588 £510
% change year-on-year
-2.12% +15.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
8034 8878 7818
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.90% 93.76% 93.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4842 4750 4074
Average daily rate £385 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £518 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 413 432 455
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Hampshire - 17 £581 - 2
Buckinghamshire +20 7 £575 -17.85% 4
Berkshire +2 4 £575 +15.00% 2
West Sussex +6 2 £480 -20.00% 1
Surrey -1 2 £450 -25.00% 3
East Sussex - 1 £500 -
Kent - 1 £425 -
Middlesex - 1 £550 -
Sussex - 1 £425 -
Senior Architect
England

Senior Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 14 (20.90%) Data Centre
2 12 (17.91%) Network Design
2 12 (17.91%) Security Cleared
2 12 (17.91%) Finance
2 12 (17.91%) DNS
3 11 (16.42%) Cisco
3 11 (16.42%) Service Management
3 11 (16.42%) Enterprise Architecture
4 10 (14.93%) Middleware
4 10 (14.93%) MPLS
4 10 (14.93%) SAN
4 10 (14.93%) SOA
5 9 (13.43%) SQL
5 9 (13.43%) Oracle
6 8 (11.94%) Windows
6 8 (11.94%) E-Commerce
6 8 (11.94%) Telecoms
6 8 (11.94%) Retail
6 8 (11.94%) Network Security
6 8 (11.94%) SC Cleared
6 8 (11.94%) Security Architecture
7 7 (10.45%) NAS
7 7 (10.45%) Banking
7 7 (10.45%) TOGAF
7 7 (10.45%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (10.45%) CRM
7 7 (10.45%) LAN
8 6 (8.96%) SharePoint
8 6 (8.96%) NetApp
8 6 (8.96%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 6 (8.96%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.46%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.99%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.49%) Drupal
4 1 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.49%) IIS
4 1 (1.49%) JBoss
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.49%) Sonic ESB
4 1 (1.49%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.48%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (4.48%) SaaS
2 1 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.49%) Boomi
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.49%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 12 (17.91%) DNS
2 10 (14.93%) MPLS
2 10 (14.93%) SAN
3 8 (11.94%) Network Security
4 7 (10.45%) LAN
4 7 (10.45%) NAS
5 6 (8.96%) Multicast
5 6 (8.96%) VLAN
6 4 (5.97%) DOCSIS
6 4 (5.97%) PSTN
6 4 (5.97%) VoIP
7 3 (4.48%) Firewall
7 3 (4.48%) WAN
7 3 (4.48%) Wireless
8 2 (2.99%) DHCP
8 2 (2.99%) EIGRP
8 2 (2.99%) GPRS
8 2 (2.99%) IPsec
8 2 (2.99%) Radio Access Network
8 2 (2.99%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.96%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.97%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.48%) EDRMS
4 2 (2.99%) Big Data
4 2 (2.99%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.49%) Apache Accumulo
5 1 (1.49%) DB2
5 1 (1.49%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (1.49%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Ant
1 1 (1.49%) Axure RP
1 1 (1.49%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.49%) Maven
1 1 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (17.91%) Finance
2 8 (11.94%) Retail
2 8 (11.94%) Telecoms
3 7 (10.45%) Banking
4 6 (8.96%) Military
5 2 (2.99%) Marketing
6 1 (1.49%) Billing
6 1 (1.49%) Electronics
6 1 (1.49%) Legal
6 1 (1.49%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.93%) Middleware
2 5 (7.46%) SAP PI
2 5 (7.46%) SOAP
3 4 (5.97%) .NET
3 4 (5.97%) MSMQ
3 4 (5.97%) REST
3 4 (5.97%) WCF
4 2 (2.99%) HTML
4 2 (2.99%) HTML5
4 2 (2.99%) jQuery
4 2 (2.99%) Web Services
4 2 (2.99%) XML
5 1 (1.49%) AppFabric
5 1 (1.49%) CSS
5 1 (1.49%) EDI
5 1 (1.49%) GWT
5 1 (1.49%) J2EE
5 1 (1.49%) JSF
5 1 (1.49%) Servlets
5 1 (1.49%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.90%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.96%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (7.46%) Digital Media
4 4 (5.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (5.97%) Replication
4 4 (5.97%) SCADA
4 4 (5.97%) Social Media
5 3 (4.48%) Data Integration
6 2 (2.99%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.49%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.49%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.49%) NHS
7 1 (1.49%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.49%) User Experience
7 1 (1.49%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.94%) Windows
2 3 (4.48%) Linux
2 3 (4.48%) Unix
3 2 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.99%) Solaris
3 2 (2.99%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.49%) HPUX
4 1 (1.49%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (17.91%) Network Design
2 11 (16.42%) Enterprise Architecture
2 11 (16.42%) Service Management
3 10 (14.93%) SOA
4 8 (11.94%) E-Commerce
4 8 (11.94%) Security Architecture
5 7 (10.45%) CRM
5 7 (10.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (10.45%) TOGAF
6 6 (8.96%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (8.96%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (8.96%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (8.96%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (7.46%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (7.46%) Data Management
7 5 (7.46%) Information Security
7 5 (7.46%) Migration
8 4 (5.97%) Content Management
8 4 (5.97%) High Availability
8 4 (5.97%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.43%) SQL
2 3 (4.48%) C#
2 3 (4.48%) Java
2 3 (4.48%) JavaScript
2 3 (4.48%) Perl
3 2 (2.99%) PHP
3 2 (2.99%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.99%) Ruby
4 1 (1.49%) ABAP
4 1 (1.49%) Scala
4 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (17.91%) Security Cleared
2 8 (11.94%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.46%) DV Cleared
4 4 (5.97%) CCIE
4 4 (5.97%) CCNP
4 4 (5.97%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (5.97%) Degree
5 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.49%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.97%) Solvency II
2 1 (1.49%) JSP 440
System Software
1 3 (4.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.99%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.99%) vSphere
2 2 (2.99%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.49%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.49%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.49%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (2.99%) Netcool
1 2 (2.99%) Netcool/OMNIbus
1 2 (2.99%) SCOM
2 1 (1.49%) Control-M
2 1 (1.49%) Puppet
2 1 (1.49%) SCCM
2 1 (1.49%) SCVMM
2 1 (1.49%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 11 (16.42%) Cisco
2 9 (13.43%) Oracle
3 6 (8.96%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.96%) NetApp
3 6 (8.96%) SAP
4 5 (7.46%) Citrix
4 5 (7.46%) Pega
4 5 (7.46%) Sitecore
5 4 (5.97%) Adobe
5 4 (5.97%) FatWire
5 4 (5.97%) Guidewire
5 4 (5.97%) hybris
5 4 (5.97%) MuleSoft
5 4 (5.97%) Red Hat
6 3 (4.48%) Mercator
6 3 (4.48%) VMware
7 2 (2.99%) Infovista
8 1 (1.49%) Huawei
8 1 (1.49%) IBM
8 1 (1.49%) Tumbleweed
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