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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 29 14 29
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +15
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 83 116 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 6.17% 9.13% 5.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.68% 9.91% 5.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 54 37
Average daily rate
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£500 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £335 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £675 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £490 £488 £450
% change year-on-year
+0.51% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £61.00 £62.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £59.50 £71.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-16.19% +100.00%
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
1242 1171 1165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 92.34% 92.13% 93.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 700 690 638
Average daily rate £400 £360 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 50 84
Average hourly rate £15.75 £17.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.35% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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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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
Staines -2 22 £495 -4.80%
Leatherhead - 12 £425 -
Redhill +2 4 £444 -
Weybridge - 4 £500 -
Epsom - 4 - -
Egham - 3 - -
Reigate -4 2 - - 1
Guildford -12 2 £400 -23.26% 5
Woking -10 1 £600 +124.29%
Camberley - 1 £625 -
Chertsey - 1 £460 -
Architect
South East

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 30 (18.07%) Linux
2 29 (17.47%) Oracle
2 29 (17.47%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (16.87%) Security Cleared
4 27 (16.27%) UNIX
4 27 (16.27%) Microsoft
5 24 (14.46%) SAP
5 24 (14.46%) SC Cleared
5 24 (14.46%) Microsoft Azure
5 24 (14.46%) Data Centre
6 23 (13.86%) TOGAF
6 23 (13.86%) Java
7 21 (12.65%) SQL
7 21 (12.65%) Active Directory
7 21 (12.65%) Amazon AWS
8 20 (12.05%) Migration
9 18 (10.84%) Firewall
10 17 (10.24%) Windows
11 16 (9.64%) Stakeholder Management
11 16 (9.64%) XML
11 16 (9.64%) Finance
12 15 (9.04%) DevOps
13 14 (8.43%) Oracle Database
13 14 (8.43%) Security Architecture
13 14 (8.43%) Middleware
13 14 (8.43%) SharePoint
13 14 (8.43%) Use Case
14 13 (7.83%) SQL Server
14 13 (7.83%) Analytical Skills
15 12 (7.23%) Jenkins

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 14 (8.43%) SharePoint
2 9 (5.42%) JBoss
2 9 (5.42%) Apache
2 9 (5.42%) OpenStack
3 8 (4.82%) WebSphere
4 6 (3.61%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (3.01%) IIS
6 4 (2.41%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (1.81%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.81%) Mule
7 3 (1.81%) Lync
8 2 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.20%) MS Exchange
8 2 (1.20%) CMS
9 1 (0.60%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 9 (5.42%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.20%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (3.61%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (3.01%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.81%) SAP FI
4 2 (1.20%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.60%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.60%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.60%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.60%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.60%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 24 (14.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (12.65%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (6.63%) AWS CloudFormation
3 11 (6.63%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 7 (4.22%) PaaS
4 7 (4.22%) Office 365
4 7 (4.22%) IaaS
5 2 (1.20%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.60%) SaaS
6 1 (0.60%) SoftLayer
6 1 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (10.84%) Firewall
2 12 (7.23%) SAN
3 10 (6.02%) LDAP
4 9 (5.42%) TCP/IP
5 8 (4.82%) VPN
5 8 (4.82%) DNS
6 7 (4.22%) Internet
6 7 (4.22%) LAN
6 7 (4.22%) WAN
6 7 (4.22%) DHCP
6 7 (4.22%) SSH
7 4 (2.41%) VLAN
7 4 (2.41%) Network Security
7 4 (2.41%) NAS
7 4 (2.41%) MPLS
8 2 (1.20%) Unified Communications
8 2 (1.20%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (1.20%) IPsec
9 1 (0.60%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.60%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.43%) Oracle Database
2 13 (7.83%) SQL Server
3 10 (6.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (6.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (4.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (4.22%) Relational Database
5 6 (3.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 6 (3.61%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (3.01%) RDBMS
6 5 (3.01%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (1.81%) DB2
8 2 (1.20%) MySQL
8 2 (1.20%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (1.20%) QlikView
8 2 (1.20%) Big Data
8 2 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.60%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.60%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (7.23%) Git (software)
1 12 (7.23%) Jenkins
2 9 (5.42%) Ant
2 9 (5.42%) Subversion
2 9 (5.42%) Maven
2 9 (5.42%) JIRA
3 8 (4.82%) SoapUI
4 6 (3.61%) Hudson
4 6 (3.61%) Visual Studio
5 4 (2.41%) HP UFT
5 4 (2.41%) Selenium
6 2 (1.20%) WebLOAD
6 2 (1.20%) LoadRunner
6 2 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.20%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.60%) ERwin
General
1 16 (9.64%) Finance
2 12 (7.23%) Retail
2 12 (7.23%) Pharmaceutical
2 12 (7.23%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.01%) Banking
4 4 (2.41%) Billing
4 4 (2.41%) Investment Banking
4 4 (2.41%) Marketing
4 4 (2.41%) Automotive
4 4 (2.41%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.20%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (9.64%) XML
2 14 (8.43%) Middleware
3 11 (6.63%) .NET
4 10 (6.02%) SOAP
5 9 (5.42%) boto
6 8 (4.82%) REST
6 8 (4.82%) XML Messaging
7 7 (4.22%) Web Services
7 7 (4.22%) J2EE
8 5 (3.01%) WCF
9 4 (2.41%) XML Schema
10 3 (1.81%) ASP.NET Web API
11 2 (1.20%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (1.20%) HTML
11 2 (1.20%) Java EE
11 2 (1.20%) ASP.NET
11 2 (1.20%) CSS
11 2 (1.20%) XSLT
12 1 (0.60%) WebSphere MQ
12 1 (0.60%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.46%) Data Centre
2 13 (7.83%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.61%) Data Integration
3 6 (3.61%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.61%) PKI
4 5 (3.01%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.01%) CMDB
5 4 (2.41%) Clustering
5 4 (2.41%) Smart Meter
5 4 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.41%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.20%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.20%) User Experience
6 2 (1.20%) DataPower
6 2 (1.20%) Replication
6 2 (1.20%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.60%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.60%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.60%) FMCG
7 1 (0.60%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 30 (18.07%) Linux
2 27 (16.27%) UNIX
3 17 (10.24%) Windows
4 3 (1.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.81%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.20%) VMS
5 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.20%) AIX
6 1 (0.60%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (17.47%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (13.86%) TOGAF
3 20 (12.05%) Migration
4 16 (9.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (9.04%) DevOps
6 14 (8.43%) Use Case
6 14 (8.43%) Security Architecture
7 12 (7.23%) Enterprise Architecture
7 12 (7.23%) Configuration Management
8 11 (6.63%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (6.63%) Identity Management
8 11 (6.63%) Test Management
8 11 (6.63%) Software Deployment
8 11 (6.63%) Auto-Scaling
9 10 (6.02%) Capacity Management
9 10 (6.02%) Zachman Framework
9 10 (6.02%) CRM
10 9 (5.42%) Data Modelling
10 9 (5.42%) Security Testing
10 9 (5.42%) SABSA
Programming Languages
1 23 (13.86%) Java
2 21 (12.65%) SQL
3 12 (7.23%) Python
4 11 (6.63%) Ruby
5 9 (5.42%) Shell Script
5 9 (5.42%) Perl
6 8 (4.82%) PL/SQL
7 7 (4.22%) C#
8 5 (3.01%) C
9 4 (2.41%) PowerShell
9 4 (2.41%) VBScript
10 2 (1.20%) VB
10 2 (1.20%) C++
10 2 (1.20%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.60%) Bourne shell
11 1 (0.60%) Rust
Qualifications
1 28 (16.87%) Security Cleared
2 24 (14.46%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.82%) ISTQB
3 8 (4.82%) CISSP
4 5 (3.01%) Degree
5 3 (1.81%) CISM
5 3 (1.81%) MCITP
5 3 (1.81%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.20%) ISACA
6 2 (1.20%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.60%) CRISC
7 1 (0.60%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.60%) CISA
7 1 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.60%) HND
7 1 (0.60%) MCSE
7 1 (0.60%) MCSA
7 1 (0.60%) CCNP
7 1 (0.60%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.41%) QA
3 3 (1.81%) GxP
4 2 (1.20%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.20%) COBIT
5 1 (0.60%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (12.65%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.61%) Hyper-V
3 5 (3.01%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.81%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (1.81%) XenApp
5 2 (1.20%) XenServer
5 2 (1.20%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.20%) vSphere
6 1 (0.60%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.60%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 12 (7.23%) HP Quality Center
1 12 (7.23%) Puppet
2 8 (4.82%) Ansible
3 6 (3.61%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (3.01%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 5 (3.01%) XenMobile
4 5 (3.01%) SCCM
5 3 (1.81%) SCOM
5 3 (1.81%) Tivoli
5 3 (1.81%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (0.60%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (0.60%) Windows Intune
6 1 (0.60%) MIMEsweeper
6 1 (0.60%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 29 (17.47%) Oracle
2 27 (16.27%) Microsoft
3 24 (14.46%) SAP
4 12 (7.23%) HP
5 8 (4.82%) Citrix
6 7 (4.22%) VMware
7 6 (3.61%) Splunk
7 6 (3.61%) Cisco
7 6 (3.61%) IBM
7 6 (3.61%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.81%) TIBCO
8 3 (1.81%) AppSense
9 2 (1.20%) Blue Coat
9 2 (1.20%) Barracuda Networks
9 2 (1.20%) webMethods
9 2 (1.20%) Websense
9 2 (1.20%) Ab Initio
9 2 (1.20%) Software AG
9 2 (1.20%) Juniper
9 2 (1.20%) Informatica
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