The table below looks at the statistics for the Web 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 Web Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Architect
Rank 579 558 576
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +18
Contract jobs requiring a Web Architect 16 20 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.038% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.040% 0.039%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 14
Average daily rate
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£450 £435 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -5.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £400 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £565 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £550 £500
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
52042 49402 53772
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.34% 92.67% 92.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 31512 29330 30174
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £233 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2002 2126 2663
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.41
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

Web Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Web Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Web Architect
Daily Rate Trend

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

Web Architect Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Web Architect
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Web Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Web Architect
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web Architect within the UK.

Web Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Web Architect
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 22 August 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
England -30 16 £450 +3.44% 5
London +15 13 £451 +10.06% 1
South East -3 1 £513 -6.81% 1
Suffolk - 1 £400 -
East of England - 1 £400 - 1
Farnborough - - - - 1
Bracknell - - - -
Surrey - - - -
West Midlands - - - - 2
Maidenhead - - - -
Stoke-on-Trent - - - - 2
Berkshire - - - -
Hampshire - - - - 1
Oxfordshire - - - -
Staffordshire - - - - 2

Web Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Web 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 Web Architect in their job title.

1 15 (48.39%) Web Services
2 13 (41.94%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (29.03%) Puppet
3 9 (29.03%) Linux
4 8 (25.81%) JSON
5 7 (22.58%) HTML5
5 7 (22.58%) HTML
5 7 (22.58%) .NET
5 7 (22.58%) Finance
6 6 (19.35%) Web Design
6 6 (19.35%) Apple iOS
6 6 (19.35%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (19.35%) Android
7 5 (16.13%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (16.13%) MVC
8 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
8 4 (12.90%) PHP
8 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET
8 4 (12.90%) CSS
8 4 (12.90%) XML
8 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce
8 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (12.90%) Ajax
8 4 (12.90%) QA
8 4 (12.90%) NoSQL
8 4 (12.90%) Mobile App
8 4 (12.90%) CSS3
9 3 (9.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (9.68%) Web Development

Web Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Web 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 Web Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.68%) Node.js
1 3 (9.68%) IIS
2 2 (6.45%) Drupal
3 1 (3.23%) Alfresco
3 1 (3.23%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.23%) SAS
3 1 (3.23%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.23%) SPSS
1 1 (3.23%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 13 (41.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (3.23%) SAN
1 1 (3.23%) Intranet
1 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.23%) VPN
1 1 (3.23%) DNS
1 1 (3.23%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.23%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (3.23%) MySQL
3 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Firebug
1 1 (3.23%) TortoiseSVN
1 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.23%) Sublime Text
1 1 (3.23%) LoadRunner
1 1 (3.23%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (3.23%) Subversion
General
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) Marketing
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (48.39%) Web Services
2 8 (25.81%) JSON
3 7 (22.58%) HTML5
3 7 (22.58%) HTML
3 7 (22.58%) .NET
4 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET
4 4 (12.90%) CSS
4 4 (12.90%) XML
4 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (12.90%) Ajax
4 4 (12.90%) CSS3
5 3 (9.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (9.68%) jQuery
5 3 (9.68%) AngularJS
5 3 (9.68%) Backbone.js
6 2 (6.45%) Middleware
6 2 (6.45%) SOAP
6 2 (6.45%) REST
7 1 (3.23%) RESTful
7 1 (3.23%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Mobile App
2 3 (9.68%) Digital Media
3 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.45%) Replication
3 2 (6.45%) Open Source
4 1 (3.23%) Visualisation
4 1 (3.23%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (29.03%) Linux
2 6 (19.35%) Apple iOS
2 6 (19.35%) Android
3 1 (3.23%) UNIX
3 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (19.35%) Web Design
1 6 (19.35%) Responsive Web Design
2 5 (16.13%) MVC
3 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce
4 3 (9.68%) Web Development
4 3 (9.68%) Unit Testing
4 3 (9.68%) Analytics
4 3 (9.68%) SOA
5 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (6.45%) TOGAF
6 1 (3.23%) Performance Testing
6 1 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.23%) Kanban
6 1 (3.23%) Data Architecture
6 1 (3.23%) User Experience Design
6 1 (3.23%) Product Management
6 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
1 4 (12.90%) PHP
2 2 (6.45%) Java
3 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.23%) Scala
3 1 (3.23%) SQL
3 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
1 1 (3.23%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (3.23%) KVM
Systems Management
1 9 (29.03%) Puppet
2 5 (16.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Twitter
1 3 (9.68%) TIBCO
2 2 (6.45%) Adobe
2 2 (6.45%) Sitecore
3 1 (3.23%) Google
3 1 (3.23%) Zend
3 1 (3.23%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) Informatica
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.23%) webMethods
3 1 (3.23%) Open Text