The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South West region that had Senior Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Architect
England / South West
Rank 131 139 135
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Architect 6 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.23% 0.34% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.35% 0.069%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 1
Median daily rate £750 £550 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -15.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £570 £565 £565
% change year-on-year
+0.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 West 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 West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2455 2818 2917
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 95.71% 95.82% 96.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1609 1924 1868
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 172 149 195
Median hourly rate £26.63 £25.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.50% +8.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.15 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +9.37%

Senior Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Senior Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Senior Architect
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Senior Architect Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Senior Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Senior Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Senior Architect
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Architect within the South West region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 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
Bristol +4 5 £750 +50.75%
Wiltshire -2 1 - -
Somerset - 1 - -
Senior Architect
England

Senior Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, Senior 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 West region featuring Senior Architect in the job title.

1 4 (57.14%) TOGAF
2 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
3 2 (28.57%) ETL
3 2 (28.57%) ISEB
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 2 (28.57%) Information Management
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Information Assurance
3 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Data Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Data Enrichment
4 1 (14.29%) Nuix
4 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
4 1 (14.29%) Apache Hive
4 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
4 1 (14.29%) Splunk
4 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
4 1 (14.29%) HBase
4 1 (14.29%) Neo4j
4 1 (14.29%) Big Data
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Project Management

Senior Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (14.29%) JBoss
1 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Hive
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
1 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
1 1 (14.29%) HBase
1 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
1 1 (14.29%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Rational Rose
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) JSP
1 1 (14.29%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
3 1 (14.29%) Reference Data
3 1 (14.29%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) TOGAF
2 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (28.57%) ETL
3 2 (28.57%) Information Assurance
3 2 (28.57%) Information Management
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Business Transformation
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Data Enrichment
4 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) EAI
4 1 (14.29%) ERP
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) SOA
4 1 (14.29%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
1 2 (28.57%) ISEB
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Cloudera
1 1 (14.29%) IBM
1 1 (14.29%) MapR
1 1 (14.29%) Nuix
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) Splunk