The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Architect
Rank 207 215 210
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Architect 31 15 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.34% 0.18% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.19% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 14
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£475 £500 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £460 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £500 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £515 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+14.44% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £61.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £61.00 - £65.00
Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8433 7851 9010
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.92% 92.74% 91.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 4584 4045 4124
Average daily rate £350 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 410 547 641
Average hourly rate £16.14 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.05% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Senior Architect
England

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +10 18 - - 2
Surrey +6 10 £475 - 5
Buckinghamshire - 2 £413 - 1
Hampshire -16 1 £530 +6.00%
Oxfordshire - - - - 1
West Sussex - - - -
Senior Architect
England

Senior Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 21 (39.62%) 3G
2 19 (35.85%) Telecoms
3 18 (33.96%) Project Management
4 14 (26.42%) Finance
5 13 (24.53%) Oracle
6 12 (22.64%) Degree
6 12 (22.64%) Computer Science
7 11 (20.75%) SQL
8 9 (16.98%) Java
8 9 (16.98%) Perl
8 9 (16.98%) Validation
8 9 (16.98%) TOGAF
8 9 (16.98%) 4G
9 8 (15.09%) Radio Access Network
9 8 (15.09%) Internet
10 7 (13.21%) .NET
10 7 (13.21%) ITIL
10 7 (13.21%) Broadband
10 7 (13.21%) Billing
10 7 (13.21%) LTE
11 6 (11.32%) Huawei
11 6 (11.32%) Problem Management
11 6 (11.32%) Analytics
11 6 (11.32%) UNIX
11 6 (11.32%) Linux
11 6 (11.32%) XML
11 6 (11.32%) 2G
12 5 (9.43%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (9.43%) Telnet
12 5 (9.43%) J2EE

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (7.55%) Apache Pig
2 3 (5.66%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.77%) IIS
3 2 (3.77%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.89%) CMS
4 1 (1.89%) ATG Dynamo
4 1 (1.89%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (9.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.77%) MS Project
3 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Metrica
1 1 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 21 (39.62%) 3G
2 9 (16.98%) 4G
3 8 (15.09%) Radio Access Network
3 8 (15.09%) Internet
4 7 (13.21%) Broadband
4 7 (13.21%) LTE
5 6 (11.32%) 2G
6 5 (9.43%) Telnet
6 5 (9.43%) SNMP
7 3 (5.66%) VoIP
8 2 (3.77%) ATM
8 2 (3.77%) CDMA
8 2 (3.77%) GPRS
8 2 (3.77%) 3GPP
8 2 (3.77%) UMTS
8 2 (3.77%) WCDMA
8 2 (3.77%) Firewall
9 1 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.89%) NetScreen
9 1 (1.89%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.43%) MySQL
1 5 (9.43%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (9.43%) Oracle Database
2 4 (7.55%) Relational Database
2 4 (7.55%) RDBMS
2 4 (7.55%) HBase
2 4 (7.55%) Big Data
2 4 (7.55%) Hadoop
2 4 (7.55%) Apache Hive
2 4 (7.55%) DB2
3 3 (5.66%) Couchbase
3 3 (5.66%) RapidMiner
4 2 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.77%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.89%) Axure RP
2 1 (1.89%) JUnit
2 1 (1.89%) Eclipse
General
1 19 (35.85%) Telecoms
2 14 (26.42%) Finance
3 7 (13.21%) Billing
4 4 (7.55%) Marketing
5 2 (3.77%) Banking
6 1 (1.89%) Electronics
6 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.21%) .NET
2 6 (11.32%) XML
3 5 (9.43%) J2EE
4 4 (7.55%) Middleware
5 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET
5 3 (5.66%) XSLT
5 3 (5.66%) MapReduce
6 2 (3.77%) SailPoint
6 2 (3.77%) Natural Language Processing
6 2 (3.77%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (3.77%) Hibernate
6 2 (3.77%) WCF
7 1 (1.89%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 1 (1.89%) jQuery
7 1 (1.89%) CSS
7 1 (1.89%) Servlets
7 1 (1.89%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.64%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.55%) Open Source
3 1 (1.89%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.89%) DTV
3 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.32%) UNIX
1 6 (11.32%) Linux
2 1 (1.89%) Android
2 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.89%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.96%) Project Management
2 9 (16.98%) Validation
2 9 (16.98%) TOGAF
3 7 (13.21%) ITIL
4 6 (11.32%) Problem Management
4 6 (11.32%) Analytics
5 5 (9.43%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (7.55%) Web Development
6 4 (7.55%) Statistical Analysis
6 4 (7.55%) Configuration Management
6 4 (7.55%) OOP
6 4 (7.55%) OO
6 4 (7.55%) Data Modelling
6 4 (7.55%) ETL
6 4 (7.55%) GAP Analysis
6 4 (7.55%) Waterfall
7 3 (5.66%) V-Model
7 3 (5.66%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (5.66%) Data Security
7 3 (5.66%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.75%) SQL
2 9 (16.98%) Perl
2 9 (16.98%) Java
3 5 (9.43%) C#
4 4 (7.55%) C++
4 4 (7.55%) Python
5 3 (5.66%) R
6 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (22.64%) Degree
2 2 (3.77%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.77%) CISSP
2 2 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.89%) CISM
3 1 (1.89%) ISSAP
3 1 (1.89%) CCIE
3 1 (1.89%) CCNP
3 1 (1.89%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) ISO 9001
1 2 (3.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.77%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.89%) COBIT
2 1 (1.89%) SLA
2 1 (1.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (5.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.89%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.89%) Netcool
2 1 (1.89%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 1 (1.89%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (1.89%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 13 (24.53%) Oracle
2 6 (11.32%) Huawei
3 5 (9.43%) Greenplum
3 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
4 4 (7.55%) Nortel
4 4 (7.55%) Ericsson
4 4 (7.55%) Sybase
4 4 (7.55%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 4 (7.55%) Talend
5 3 (5.66%) Cloudera
5 3 (5.66%) VMware
5 3 (5.66%) Tableau
5 3 (5.66%) SAP
6 2 (3.77%) JBoss
6 2 (3.77%) Cisco
6 2 (3.77%) Aveksa
6 2 (3.77%) CheckPoint
6 2 (3.77%) Primavera
7 1 (1.89%) ATG
7 1 (1.89%) Sitecore
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