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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Architect
Rank 565 579 535
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -44
Contract jobs requiring a Web Architect 35 16 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.063% 0.029% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.032% 0.042%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 7 11
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£550 £525 £515
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +1.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £480 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £710 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £525 £600
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -12.50%
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
51527 50292 44718
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.33% 92.33% 92.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 31396 30820 25579
Average daily rate £400 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.15% -3.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2022 2008 2205
Average hourly rate £17.30 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.14% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.85% -

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 1 May 2015.

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 27 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 1 May 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
England +6 30 £550 +4.76% 2
South East +3 14 £450 -18.18%
West Sussex - 10 £450 -
Bedfordshire - 7 £625 -
East of England - 7 £625 -
London -5 6 £575 -28.12%
Luton - 6 £631 -
Milton Keynes - 4 £450 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £450 -
Scotland - 3 - -
North Lanarkshire - 2 - -
Livingston - 2 - -
Fife - 2 - -
Motherwell - 2 - -
Paisley - 2 - -
City of London - 2 £563 -
Dunfermline - 2 - -
Renfrewshire - 2 - -
West Lothian - 2 - -
South West +1 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £375 - 2
North West - 1 £375 -
Wiltshire - 1 - -
Swindon - 1 - -
Worthing - 1 - -
Leicestershire - 1 £375 -

Web Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 28 (47.46%) .NET
2 26 (44.07%) Microsoft
3 22 (37.29%) SOA
4 21 (35.59%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (33.90%) E-Commerce
6 19 (32.20%) Finance
6 19 (32.20%) C#
7 17 (28.81%) MVC
8 16 (27.12%) Web Services
9 13 (22.03%) Java
9 13 (22.03%) Web Development
10 10 (16.95%) ASP.NET Web API
11 9 (15.25%) .NET Framework
11 9 (15.25%) Microsoft Azure
12 8 (13.56%) Systems Analysis
12 8 (13.56%) AngularJS
13 7 (11.86%) Degree
13 7 (11.86%) CMS
13 7 (11.86%) Amazon AWS
13 7 (11.86%) Technical Architecture
13 7 (11.86%) SQL Server
13 7 (11.86%) EAI
14 6 (10.17%) HTML
14 6 (10.17%) XML
14 6 (10.17%) SOAP
14 6 (10.17%) MS Excel
14 6 (10.17%) jQuery
14 6 (10.17%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (10.17%) REST
15 5 (8.47%) HTML5

Web Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 7 (11.86%) CMS
2 3 (5.08%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (5.08%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.69%) Node.js
3 1 (1.69%) JBoss
3 1 (1.69%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (10.17%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.39%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.69%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (5.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (11.86%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (5.08%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (5.08%) Amazon S3
3 3 (5.08%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (3.39%) GitHub
4 2 (3.39%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.86%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.47%) MySQL
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.69%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Subversion
2 2 (3.39%) JIRA
2 2 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.39%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.69%) Gradle
3 1 (1.69%) Hudson
3 1 (1.69%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.69%) Bugzilla
3 1 (1.69%) Maven
3 1 (1.69%) ClearCase
3 1 (1.69%) Ant
General
1 19 (32.20%) Finance
2 5 (8.47%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.78%) Marketing
4 3 (5.08%) Retail
4 3 (5.08%) Electronics
4 3 (5.08%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.39%) Law
5 2 (3.39%) Legal
5 2 (3.39%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (47.46%) .NET
2 16 (27.12%) Web Services
3 10 (16.95%) ASP.NET Web API
4 9 (15.25%) .NET Framework
5 8 (13.56%) AngularJS
6 6 (10.17%) HTML
6 6 (10.17%) XML
6 6 (10.17%) SOAP
6 6 (10.17%) jQuery
6 6 (10.17%) REST
7 5 (8.47%) HTML5
7 5 (8.47%) ASP.NET
8 4 (6.78%) Middleware
8 4 (6.78%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (5.08%) WebCenter
9 3 (5.08%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (5.08%) WCF
9 3 (5.08%) JSON
9 3 (5.08%) CSS
10 2 (3.39%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.47%) Social Media
2 3 (5.08%) DTV
3 2 (3.39%) Open Source
4 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.69%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.69%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.69%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.69%) New Media
4 1 (1.69%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.08%) Windows
2 2 (3.39%) Linux
3 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (37.29%) SOA
2 21 (35.59%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (33.90%) E-Commerce
4 17 (28.81%) MVC
5 13 (22.03%) Web Development
6 8 (13.56%) Systems Analysis
7 7 (11.86%) Technical Architecture
7 7 (11.86%) EAI
8 6 (10.17%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (8.47%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (8.47%) TDD
9 5 (8.47%) TOGAF
10 4 (6.78%) Web Design
10 4 (6.78%) Web Analytics
10 4 (6.78%) Analytics
11 3 (5.08%) Logical Data Model
11 3 (5.08%) Digital Marketing
11 3 (5.08%) Data Architecture
11 3 (5.08%) Programme Management
11 3 (5.08%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 19 (32.20%) C#
2 13 (22.03%) Java
3 5 (8.47%) PHP
3 5 (8.47%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.78%) VB.NET
5 3 (5.08%) Python
6 2 (3.39%) Ruby
6 2 (3.39%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.39%) Go
7 1 (1.69%) PHP5
7 1 (1.69%) PHP4
7 1 (1.69%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.69%) SQL
7 1 (1.69%) Perl
7 1 (1.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (11.86%) Degree
2 1 (1.69%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.69%) MCSD
2 1 (1.69%) ISEB
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.69%) QA
1 1 (1.69%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (5.08%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (44.07%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.47%) Oracle
3 3 (5.08%) Sitecore
3 3 (5.08%) FatWire
3 3 (5.08%) SAP
4 1 (1.69%) hybris
4 1 (1.69%) Google
4 1 (1.69%) Perforce
4 1 (1.69%) KANA
4 1 (1.69%) IBM
4 1 (1.69%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.69%) Salesforce.com