The table below looks at the statistics for the Chief Architect role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Chief Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Chief Architect
Rank 637 624 611
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Chief Architect 21 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.013% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.013% 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 4
Average daily rate £613 £650 £663
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.76% -1.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £496 £600
10% offered a daily rate of more than £693 £686 £795
UK excluding London average daily rate £538 £600 -
% change year-on-year
-10.41% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £100.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
53058 52916 51575
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.92% 94.76% 94.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 34561 32091 31451
Average daily rate £425 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1534 2122 2107
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Chief Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Chief Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Chief Architect
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Chief Architect within the UK.

Chief Architect Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Chief Architect
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Chief Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Chief Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Chief Architect
Top 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Chief Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
England -16 20 £625 -3.84% 3
London +1 10 £625 -11.97% 1
North East - 3 £500 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 £500 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 3 £500 - 1
South East -22 2 - -
North West - 2 £550 -
City of London +42 1 £675 -
Hampshire -1 1 - -
Bristol - 1 £675 -
Warrington - 1 £550 -
Manchester - 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 £550 -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Midlands - 1 £700 -
South West - 1 £675 -

Chief Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Chief 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 Chief Architect in their job title.

1 11 (26.19%) SC Cleared
1 11 (26.19%) Security Cleared
2 9 (21.43%) TOGAF
2 9 (21.43%) Finance
2 9 (21.43%) Data Modelling
3 8 (19.05%) Data Architecture
4 6 (14.29%) Big Data
4 6 (14.29%) Analytics
4 6 (14.29%) Data Management
4 6 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (11.90%) Management Information System
5 5 (11.90%) Degree
5 5 (11.90%) Programme Management
5 5 (11.90%) Master Data Management
5 5 (11.90%) Data Governance
6 4 (9.52%) Oracle
6 4 (9.52%) ITIL
7 3 (7.14%) Java
7 3 (7.14%) Windows
7 3 (7.14%) UML
7 3 (7.14%) SLA
7 3 (7.14%) SOA
7 3 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (7.14%) HP
7 3 (7.14%) E-business
7 3 (7.14%) DataStage
7 3 (7.14%) Middleware
7 3 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (7.14%) Retail

Chief Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Chief 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 Chief Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (4.76%) Mule
1 2 (4.76%) Mule ESB
2 1 (2.38%) iPlanet
2 1 (2.38%) MQSeries
2 1 (2.38%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.38%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.38%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Office 365
2 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.38%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) 3GPP
1 1 (2.38%) BIG-IP
1 1 (2.38%) Firewall
1 1 (2.38%) FTP
1 1 (2.38%) HTTP
1 1 (2.38%) Internet
1 1 (2.38%) LAN
1 1 (2.38%) LDAP
1 1 (2.38%) NAS
1 1 (2.38%) SAN
1 1 (2.38%) SSH
1 1 (2.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) Big Data
2 3 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (7.14%) DataStage
3 1 (2.38%) DB2
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
General
1 9 (21.43%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Retail
3 2 (4.76%) Banking
3 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.38%) Automotive
4 1 (2.38%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.38%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) Middleware
2 1 (2.38%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (2.38%) FpML
2 1 (2.38%) J2EE
2 1 (2.38%) JSP
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.38%) Blockchain
3 1 (2.38%) CESG
3 1 (2.38%) Clustering
3 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.38%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.38%) Derivative
3 1 (2.38%) Grid Computing
3 1 (2.38%) HP Storage
3 1 (2.38%) HP StoreVirtual
3 1 (2.38%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.38%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) Windows
1 3 (7.14%) Windows 10
2 1 (2.38%) AIX
2 1 (2.38%) Linux
2 1 (2.38%) Solaris
2 1 (2.38%) Unix
2 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.43%) Data Modelling
1 9 (21.43%) TOGAF
2 8 (19.05%) Data Architecture
3 6 (14.29%) Analytics
3 6 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (14.29%) Data Management
3 6 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (11.90%) Data Governance
4 5 (11.90%) Master Data Management
4 5 (11.90%) Programme Management
5 4 (9.52%) ITIL
6 3 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (7.14%) Customer Engagement
6 3 (7.14%) E-business
6 3 (7.14%) ITIL V3
6 3 (7.14%) Predictive Analytics
6 3 (7.14%) QMS
6 3 (7.14%) Release Management
6 3 (7.14%) SOA
6 3 (7.14%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.14%) Java
2 1 (2.38%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (26.19%) SC Cleared
1 11 (26.19%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.90%) Degree
3 2 (4.76%) CISM
3 2 (4.76%) CISSP
4 1 (2.38%) CISA
4 1 (2.38%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) Data Quality
1 3 (7.14%) QA
1 3 (7.14%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.38%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (2.38%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (2.38%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (2.38%) NetBackup
1 1 (2.38%) OpenView
1 1 (2.38%) SCCM
1 1 (2.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 4 (9.52%) Oracle
2 3 (7.14%) HP
3 2 (4.76%) Apigee
3 2 (4.76%) Pega
4 1 (2.38%) 3PAR
4 1 (2.38%) BEA
4 1 (2.38%) BMC
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco
4 1 (2.38%) Cognos
4 1 (2.38%) EMC
4 1 (2.38%) F5
4 1 (2.38%) IBM
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.38%) NetApp
4 1 (2.38%) Opsware
4 1 (2.38%) Qualys
4 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.38%) Sun
4 1 (2.38%) Veritas
4 1 (2.38%) VMware
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