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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 33 30 26
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 72 82 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 5.00% 6.03% 6.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.38% 6.64% 7.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 35 43
Average daily rate
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£519 £475 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.21% +15.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £388 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £700 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 £44.25 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+11.86% -6.84%
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
1338 1235 1170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 92.85% 90.88% 89.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 703 640 562
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 69 96
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -24.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.25 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

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 3 March 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 3 March 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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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 +10 26 £525 +34.61% 3
Guildford -10 5 £463 -7.50% 3
Leatherhead - 4 £450 -
Woking +8 3 £300 -36.84% 1
Weybridge -1 2 £575 +10.57%
Egham - 2 £600 -
Epsom - - - -
Chertsey - - - - 1
Dorking - - - -
Redhill - - - -
Reigate - - - - 2
Tadworth - - - -
Architect
South East

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 27 (17.09%) Windows
2 26 (16.46%) TOGAF
3 24 (15.19%) Java
4 23 (14.56%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (13.92%) SAP
5 22 (13.92%) Microsoft
6 21 (13.29%) Finance
7 19 (12.03%) Enterprise Architecture
7 19 (12.03%) Security Architecture
8 18 (11.39%) VMware
8 18 (11.39%) Cisco
8 18 (11.39%) CISSP
9 17 (10.76%) .NET
9 17 (10.76%) CRM
9 17 (10.76%) Security Cleared
10 16 (10.13%) SQL
10 16 (10.13%) Linux
10 16 (10.13%) Oracle
11 15 (9.49%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (8.86%) SC Cleared
12 14 (8.86%) SQL Server
12 14 (8.86%) SOA
12 14 (8.86%) Active Directory
13 13 (8.23%) Firewall
13 13 (8.23%) VMware Infrastructure
14 12 (7.59%) Middleware
15 11 (6.96%) HP
15 11 (6.96%) Data Modelling
15 11 (6.96%) XML
16 10 (6.33%) C

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 8 (5.06%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (3.80%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.53%) Lync
4 3 (1.90%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.90%) TIBCO EMS
4 3 (1.90%) Mule
5 2 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.27%) Adobe CQ
6 1 (0.63%) SAS
6 1 (0.63%) IIS
6 1 (0.63%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (2.53%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.27%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (3.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.90%) SAP IS-U
2 3 (1.90%) SAP CRM
3 2 (1.27%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.63%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.63%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.63%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.63%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.70%) SaaS
2 7 (4.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.80%) IaaS
3 6 (3.80%) PaaS
4 3 (1.90%) Office 365
5 1 (0.63%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.23%) Firewall
2 10 (6.33%) VPN
2 10 (6.33%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (5.70%) SAN
4 7 (4.43%) DNS
4 7 (4.43%) WAN
5 6 (3.80%) SMTP
5 6 (3.80%) NAS
6 5 (3.16%) SSL
6 5 (3.16%) LDAP
6 5 (3.16%) LAN
6 5 (3.16%) MPLS
7 4 (2.53%) VRRP
7 4 (2.53%) BGP
7 4 (2.53%) IPsec
7 4 (2.53%) VoIP
7 4 (2.53%) HSRP
8 3 (1.90%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (1.90%) UMTS
9 2 (1.27%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.27%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (1.27%) NoSQL
2 2 (1.27%) Big Data
2 2 (1.27%) Oracle Database
2 2 (1.27%) QlikView
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.27%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.27%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.63%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (0.63%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (0.63%) Subversion
2 1 (0.63%) Maven
General
1 21 (13.29%) Finance
2 8 (5.06%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.16%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (3.16%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.53%) Publishing
5 3 (1.90%) Banking
6 2 (1.27%) Marketing
7 1 (0.63%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (10.76%) .NET
2 12 (7.59%) Middleware
3 11 (6.96%) XML
4 9 (5.70%) ASP.NET
4 9 (5.70%) Web Services
5 5 (3.16%) HTML5
5 5 (3.16%) REST
5 5 (3.16%) WCF
5 5 (3.16%) HTML
5 5 (3.16%) SOAP
5 5 (3.16%) Spring
6 4 (2.53%) J2EE
7 3 (1.90%) XSLT
7 3 (1.90%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (1.27%) CSS3
8 2 (1.27%) Apache Sling
8 2 (1.27%) JSR 170
8 2 (1.27%) Java EE
8 2 (1.27%) XSL
8 2 (1.27%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.43%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.80%) Data Structures
3 5 (3.16%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (2.53%) Taxonomies
5 3 (1.90%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (1.90%) N-Tier
5 3 (1.90%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.27%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.27%) PKI
6 2 (1.27%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.63%) User Experience
7 1 (0.63%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.63%) FMCG
7 1 (0.63%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.63%) Open Source
7 1 (0.63%) Social Media
7 1 (0.63%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.63%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 27 (17.09%) Windows
2 16 (10.13%) Linux
3 10 (6.33%) UNIX
4 5 (3.16%) Windows 7
4 5 (3.16%) Solaris
5 4 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (16.46%) TOGAF
2 23 (14.56%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (12.03%) Enterprise Architecture
3 19 (12.03%) Security Architecture
4 17 (10.76%) CRM
5 15 (9.49%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (8.86%) SOA
7 11 (6.96%) Data Modelling
8 8 (5.06%) Migration
8 8 (5.06%) ITIL
9 7 (4.43%) UML
9 7 (4.43%) Information Security
9 7 (4.43%) SABSA
10 6 (3.80%) Waterfall
10 6 (3.80%) V-Model
10 6 (3.80%) Load Balancing
11 5 (3.16%) Data Protection
11 5 (3.16%) Data Architecture
11 5 (3.16%) Technical Architecture
11 5 (3.16%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 24 (15.19%) Java
2 16 (10.13%) SQL
3 10 (6.33%) C
4 9 (5.70%) C#
5 7 (4.43%) C++
6 6 (3.80%) Python
7 5 (3.16%) JavaScript
7 5 (3.16%) Perl
7 5 (3.16%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.63%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.63%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.63%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.63%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 18 (11.39%) CISSP
2 17 (10.76%) Security Cleared
3 14 (8.86%) SC Cleared
4 7 (4.43%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (3.80%) Degree
6 5 (3.16%) DV Cleared
6 5 (3.16%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (3.16%) CCIE
7 3 (1.90%) CISM
7 3 (1.90%) MCITP
8 2 (1.27%) MCSE
8 2 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.27%) CCNA
9 1 (0.63%) CCSA
9 1 (0.63%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.63%) PMP
9 1 (0.63%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.63%) CISA
9 1 (0.63%) JNCIA
9 1 (0.63%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (3.16%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.90%) COBIT
3 3 (1.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.27%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.27%) QA
4 2 (1.27%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.63%) Solvency II
System Software
1 14 (8.86%) Active Directory
2 13 (8.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.80%) Hyper-V
3 6 (3.80%) XenDesktop
4 5 (3.16%) Sendmail
4 5 (3.16%) XenApp
5 3 (1.90%) ISA Server
5 3 (1.90%) Forefront TMG
5 3 (1.90%) UAG
5 3 (1.90%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (1.27%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.27%) vSphere
7 1 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.63%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (4.43%) SCCM
2 5 (3.16%) MIMEsweeper
2 5 (3.16%) MAILsweeper
3 4 (2.53%) SCOM
4 3 (1.90%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 2 (1.27%) Windows Intune
6 1 (0.63%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.63%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.63%) OPNET
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (0.63%) Netcool
Vendors
1 22 (13.92%) SAP
1 22 (13.92%) Microsoft
2 18 (11.39%) Cisco
2 18 (11.39%) VMware
3 16 (10.13%) Oracle
4 11 (6.96%) HP
5 10 (6.33%) Juniper
6 9 (5.70%) Citrix
7 7 (4.43%) NetApp
8 6 (3.80%) McAfee
9 5 (3.16%) Websense
9 5 (3.16%) Blue Coat
10 4 (2.53%) CheckPoint
10 4 (2.53%) SolarWinds
11 3 (1.90%) F5
11 3 (1.90%) Sun
11 3 (1.90%) Google
11 3 (1.90%) AppSense
11 3 (1.90%) TIBCO
12 2 (1.27%) Redback
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