The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey 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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 35 41 35
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 74 52 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 4.89% 3.92% 4.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.27% 4.23% 4.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 29 25
Average daily rate
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£496 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £365 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £46.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £60.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +33.33%
Architect
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1404 1230 1168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 92.80% 92.83% 91.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 784 750 613
Average daily rate £375 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 67 97
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -24.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £11.25 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.24% -7.42%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Architect
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
Staines +5 16 £475 +2.70% 3
Guildford 0 12 £400 -23.80% 3
Leatherhead -8 2 £550 -
Camberley - 2 £475 -
Woking +1 1 £450 -18.18%
Tadworth - - - -
Walton-on-Thames - - - - 1
Egham - - - -
Epsom - - - -
Esher - - - - 1
Redhill - - - - 1
Reigate - - - - 1
Architect
South East

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 35 (17.77%) VMware
1 35 (17.77%) Windows
2 33 (16.75%) Oracle
2 33 (16.75%) Microsoft
3 32 (16.24%) SQL
4 30 (15.23%) Enterprise Architecture
5 28 (14.21%) Java
5 28 (14.21%) SAN
6 27 (13.71%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (13.20%) Linux
8 25 (12.69%) TOGAF
9 22 (11.17%) SAP
9 22 (11.17%) Cisco
10 21 (10.66%) Finance
11 18 (9.14%) Load Balancing
12 17 (8.63%) Hyper-V
12 17 (8.63%) UNIX
12 17 (8.63%) SQL Server
12 17 (8.63%) Python
13 16 (8.12%) XML
13 16 (8.12%) Active Directory
13 16 (8.12%) Project Management
13 16 (8.12%) VMware Infrastructure
14 14 (7.11%) Telecoms
15 13 (6.60%) Firewall
15 13 (6.60%) IBM
15 13 (6.60%) SCCM
15 13 (6.60%) Data Structures
16 12 (6.09%) Algorithms
16 12 (6.09%) Oracle Database

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 9 (4.57%) SharePoint
1 9 (4.57%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (4.06%) Lync
2 8 (4.06%) Apache Pig
3 4 (2.03%) OpenStack
3 4 (2.03%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.52%) IIS
5 2 (1.02%) JBoss
5 2 (1.02%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.02%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (1.02%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.51%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.51%) Adobe CQ
6 1 (0.51%) Apache
6 1 (0.51%) Liferay
6 1 (0.51%) FileNet
6 1 (0.51%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (6.09%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.52%) MS Project
3 2 (1.02%) MS Office
3 2 (1.02%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (4.57%) SAP IS-U
2 5 (2.54%) SAP CRM
3 3 (1.52%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (1.52%) SAP FI
3 3 (1.52%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (1.52%) SAP Retail
4 2 (1.02%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (1.02%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.51%) Magento
5 1 (0.51%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.51%) Agresso
5 1 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.57%) SaaS
2 8 (4.06%) PaaS
2 8 (4.06%) IaaS
3 7 (3.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (2.03%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.03%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.52%) Office 365
5 3 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.02%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 28 (14.21%) SAN
2 13 (6.60%) Firewall
3 11 (5.58%) UMTS
4 10 (5.08%) Internet
4 10 (5.08%) MPLS
5 9 (4.57%) VPN
6 8 (4.06%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (3.55%) LTE
7 7 (3.55%) VoIP
7 7 (3.55%) BGP
8 6 (3.05%) RSVP
8 6 (3.05%) VRRP
8 6 (3.05%) IPsec
8 6 (3.05%) OSPF
8 6 (3.05%) SNMP
8 6 (3.05%) Ethernet
8 6 (3.05%) Cisco PIX
8 6 (3.05%) FWSM
8 6 (3.05%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (3.05%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (8.63%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.09%) Oracle Database
3 9 (4.57%) Hadoop
3 9 (4.57%) Big Data
4 8 (4.06%) HBase
4 8 (4.06%) Apache Hive
4 8 (4.06%) DB2
4 8 (4.06%) Relational Database
5 7 (3.55%) RDBMS
6 6 (3.05%) NoSQL
6 6 (3.05%) Couchbase
7 3 (1.52%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.02%) MySQL
8 2 (1.02%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.02%) SAP BW
8 2 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (3.05%) Axure RP
2 2 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.51%) Fiddler
3 1 (0.51%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 21 (10.66%) Finance
2 14 (7.11%) Telecoms
3 10 (5.08%) Billing
4 9 (4.57%) Retail
5 6 (3.05%) Publishing
6 4 (2.03%) Banking
6 4 (2.03%) Legal
6 4 (2.03%) Marketing
7 2 (1.02%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.51%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.51%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.51%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (8.12%) XML
2 8 (4.06%) .NET
2 8 (4.06%) J2EE
3 6 (3.05%) XSLT
3 6 (3.05%) Natural Language Processing
4 4 (2.03%) ASP.NET
4 4 (2.03%) Spring
5 2 (1.02%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (1.02%) Web Services
5 2 (1.02%) Hibernate
5 2 (1.02%) WCF
5 2 (1.02%) JMS
5 2 (1.02%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (1.02%) Middleware
5 2 (1.02%) Mason
5 2 (1.02%) Visualforce
5 2 (1.02%) REST
6 1 (0.51%) XML Messaging
6 1 (0.51%) SOAP
6 1 (0.51%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.60%) Data Structures
2 12 (6.09%) Algorithms
3 9 (4.57%) Smart Meter
4 8 (4.06%) Open Source
5 6 (3.05%) User Experience
6 5 (2.54%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.54%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (1.52%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.52%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.02%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.51%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.51%) PKI
9 1 (0.51%) DataPower
9 1 (0.51%) Smartcard
9 1 (0.51%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 35 (17.77%) Windows
2 26 (13.20%) Linux
3 17 (8.63%) UNIX
4 6 (3.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (3.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (2.54%) Windows 7
5 5 (2.54%) Solaris
6 4 (2.03%) AIX
6 4 (2.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.02%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.51%) SUSE
8 1 (0.51%) HPUX
8 1 (0.51%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (15.23%) Enterprise Architecture
2 27 (13.71%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (12.69%) TOGAF
4 18 (9.14%) Load Balancing
5 16 (8.12%) Project Management
6 12 (6.09%) Data Modelling
6 12 (6.09%) ITIL
6 12 (6.09%) Migration
6 12 (6.09%) Security Architecture
7 11 (5.58%) Network Management
8 10 (5.08%) Performance Tuning
8 10 (5.08%) PRINCE2
8 10 (5.08%) CRM
9 9 (4.57%) OOP
9 9 (4.57%) OO
9 9 (4.57%) SOA
9 9 (4.57%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (4.57%) Technical Architecture
9 9 (4.57%) Zachman Framework
9 9 (4.57%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 32 (16.24%) SQL
2 28 (14.21%) Java
3 17 (8.63%) Python
4 9 (4.57%) Perl
5 6 (3.05%) XQuery
5 6 (3.05%) R
6 5 (2.54%) C
7 4 (2.03%) C#
7 4 (2.03%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.52%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.02%) Apex Code
9 2 (1.02%) Ruby
9 2 (1.02%) C++
9 2 (1.02%) PHP
9 2 (1.02%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.51%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.51%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.51%) XAML
Qualifications
1 10 (5.08%) Security Cleared
2 9 (4.57%) SC Cleared
2 9 (4.57%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (4.06%) CISSP
4 7 (3.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (3.55%) MCSE
4 7 (3.55%) CCIE
5 5 (2.54%) PMP
5 5 (2.54%) PMI Certification
6 4 (2.03%) Degree
7 2 (1.02%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.02%) CISM
8 1 (0.51%) CCSA
8 1 (0.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.51%) JNCIA
8 1 (0.51%) MCITP
8 1 (0.51%) CISA
8 1 (0.51%) HND
8 1 (0.51%) CCNP
8 1 (0.51%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.55%) PCI DSS
2 5 (2.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.03%) ISO 9001
3 4 (2.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.52%) COBIT
4 3 (1.52%) QA
5 1 (0.51%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (8.63%) Hyper-V
2 16 (8.12%) Active Directory
2 16 (8.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (5.08%) ISA Server
3 10 (5.08%) XenDesktop
3 10 (5.08%) Forefront TMG
3 10 (5.08%) UAG
4 4 (2.03%) XenApp
4 4 (2.03%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (1.52%) vCloud
6 2 (1.02%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.02%) vSphere
6 2 (1.02%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 13 (6.60%) SCCM
2 9 (4.57%) SCOM
3 4 (2.03%) Tivoli
4 3 (1.52%) Netcool
4 3 (1.52%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 3 (1.52%) OPNET
5 2 (1.02%) MIMEsweeper
5 2 (1.02%) MAILsweeper
6 1 (0.51%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (0.51%) Cobbler
6 1 (0.51%) Puppet
Vendors
1 35 (17.77%) VMware
2 33 (16.75%) Oracle
2 33 (16.75%) Microsoft
3 22 (11.17%) SAP
3 22 (11.17%) Cisco
4 13 (6.60%) IBM
5 10 (5.08%) Citrix
5 10 (5.08%) Juniper
6 9 (4.57%) SolarWinds
6 9 (4.57%) F5
7 8 (4.06%) Sybase
8 7 (3.55%) Radware
9 6 (3.05%) Redback
9 6 (3.05%) EMC
9 6 (3.05%) Nokia
9 6 (3.05%) Huawei
9 6 (3.05%) Tableau
9 6 (3.05%) RapidMiner
9 6 (3.05%) Cloudera
10 5 (2.54%) Red Hat