The first table below looks at the demand for the Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Staines region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Staines 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 19 20 16
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 10 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 5.95% 5.15% 4.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.37% 5.65% 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 3
Average daily rate £488 £400 £517
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.87% -22.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.25 £55.00 £40.07
% change year-on-year
-19.54% +37.25%
Job Titles Category
Staines
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
157 177 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 93.45% 91.24% 92.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 22 53
Average daily rate £373 £360 £377
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.47% -4.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £225 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 6 6
Average hourly rate £26.25 £13.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+101.92% -35.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £40.00 £33.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Architect
Surrey

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Staines

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Staines

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the Staines region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Staines

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staines region that cited 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 Architect in their job title.

1 11 (32.35%) SAP
2 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 7 (20.59%) XenApp
3 7 (20.59%) Big Data
4 6 (17.65%) NoSQL
4 6 (17.65%) Smart Meter
4 6 (17.65%) CRM
4 6 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (17.65%) Linux
4 6 (17.65%) Python
4 6 (17.65%) SQL
4 6 (17.65%) Billing
5 5 (14.71%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (14.71%) Degree
5 5 (14.71%) Windows
5 5 (14.71%) Perl
5 5 (14.71%) ETL
5 5 (14.71%) Citrix
5 5 (14.71%) SAP IS-U
5 5 (14.71%) XenDesktop
5 5 (14.71%) Hadoop
5 5 (14.71%) Apache Hive
5 5 (14.71%) MapReduce
5 5 (14.71%) HBase
5 5 (14.71%) Apache Pig
6 4 (11.76%) Security Architecture
6 4 (11.76%) ERP
6 4 (11.76%) C#
6 4 (11.76%) Java
6 4 (11.76%) TOGAF

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staines region that cited 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 Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (14.71%) Apache Pig
2 3 (8.82%) CloudStack
3 1 (2.94%) CMS
3 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.94%) NetWeaver
3 1 (2.94%) nginx
3 1 (2.94%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.94%) Node.js
3 1 (2.94%) Lync
3 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (14.71%) SAP IS-U
2 4 (11.76%) SAP CRM
3 3 (8.82%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (2.94%) SAP ECC
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) NetScaler
2 2 (5.88%) LAN
2 2 (5.88%) WAN
3 1 (2.94%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) Big Data
2 6 (17.65%) NoSQL
2 6 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (14.71%) Hadoop
3 5 (14.71%) Apache Hive
3 5 (14.71%) HBase
4 3 (8.82%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Axure RP
General
1 6 (17.65%) Billing
2 1 (2.94%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) MapReduce
2 2 (5.88%) Web Services
2 2 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Smart Meter
2 4 (11.76%) Mainframe
3 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.88%) Physics
3 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.88%) Data Conversion
3 2 (5.88%) Data Integration
3 2 (5.88%) Visualisation
3 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Linux
2 5 (14.71%) Windows
3 2 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (5.88%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.88%) AIX
3 2 (5.88%) Solaris
3 2 (5.88%) UNIX
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.94%) Android
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.65%) CRM
2 5 (14.71%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (14.71%) ETL
3 4 (11.76%) Security Architecture
3 4 (11.76%) ERP
3 4 (11.76%) TOGAF
4 3 (8.82%) Migration
4 3 (8.82%) Information Management
4 3 (8.82%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (5.88%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (5.88%) Analytics
5 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (5.88%) Data Architecture
5 2 (5.88%) Data Mapping
5 2 (5.88%) Parallel Computing
5 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce
5 2 (5.88%) Data Management
5 2 (5.88%) MVC
6 1 (2.94%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.65%) Python
1 6 (17.65%) SQL
2 5 (14.71%) Perl
3 4 (11.76%) C#
3 4 (11.76%) Java
4 3 (8.82%) C
4 3 (8.82%) C++
4 3 (8.82%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (20.59%) XenApp
2 5 (14.71%) XenDesktop
3 3 (8.82%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (8.82%) Active Directory
3 3 (8.82%) XenServer
4 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.94%) vSphere
5 1 (2.94%) UAG
Vendors
1 11 (32.35%) SAP
2 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 5 (14.71%) Citrix
4 3 (8.82%) AppSense
5 2 (5.88%) 3PAR
5 2 (5.88%) Sitecore
5 2 (5.88%) HP
5 2 (5.88%) Cisco
5 2 (5.88%) IBM
5 2 (5.88%) NetApp
5 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle
5 2 (5.88%) VMware
6 1 (2.94%) ION Trading