The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Wales region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Architect
UK / Wales
Rank 22 64 35
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -29
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 45 10 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 6.45% 1.49% 4.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.68% 1.52% 4.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 6 16
Median daily rate £450 £418 £427
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.78% -2.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £338 £399
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £19.11 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £52.63 £49.50
% change year-on-year
-19.23% +6.31%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales 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
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
674 657 688
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 96.56% 97.77% 96.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 483 457 393
Median daily rate £400 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £190 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 37 37
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.48 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-5.27% +9.64%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Wales region that featured Architect in the job title.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Architect across the Wales region.

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Architect across the Wales region.

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Architect
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +50 43 £450 +16.88% 7
North Wales - 1 - -
Architect
UK

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wales region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 28 (28.87%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (23.71%) SAP
3 17 (17.53%) VMware
3 17 (17.53%) Windows
3 17 (17.53%) Security Cleared
4 16 (16.49%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (16.49%) Oracle
4 16 (16.49%) Migration
5 15 (15.46%) SQL Server
5 15 (15.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (14.43%) Linux
6 14 (14.43%) Data Modelling
7 13 (13.40%) Management Information System
8 12 (12.37%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (12.37%) Cloud Computing
8 12 (12.37%) IT Governance
8 12 (12.37%) Requirements Analysis
8 12 (12.37%) Jenkins
8 12 (12.37%) Hadoop
8 12 (12.37%) SC Cleared
9 11 (11.34%) Confluence
9 11 (11.34%) Puppet
9 11 (11.34%) JIRA
9 11 (11.34%) IBM
9 11 (11.34%) Microsoft
9 11 (11.34%) Active Directory
9 11 (11.34%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (10.31%) Data Structures
10 10 (10.31%) Red Hat
10 10 (10.31%) Tivoli

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (11.34%) Confluence
2 9 (9.28%) Apache
2 9 (9.28%) MS Exchange
3 7 (7.22%) WebLogic
4 6 (6.19%) SAS
5 4 (4.12%) Apache Pig
6 3 (3.09%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.06%) Apache Spark
7 2 (2.06%) ArcGIS
7 2 (2.06%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (2.06%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (2.06%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.06%) SAP CRM
1 2 (2.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.03%) SAP HR
2 1 (1.03%) SAP Payroll
2 1 (1.03%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.37%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (4.12%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.03%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (1.03%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.03%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (1.03%) Force.com
3 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.19%) SAN
2 3 (3.09%) Firewall
3 2 (2.06%) DHCP
3 2 (2.06%) DNS
3 2 (2.06%) Kerberos
4 1 (1.03%) LAN
4 1 (1.03%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.46%) SQL Server
2 12 (12.37%) Hadoop
3 10 (10.31%) MongoDB
4 8 (8.25%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (8.25%) QlikView
4 8 (8.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (7.22%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (7.22%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (7.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (5.15%) GIS
7 4 (4.12%) Apache Hive
7 4 (4.12%) Big Data
8 3 (3.09%) HBase
8 3 (3.09%) NoSQL
9 2 (2.06%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database
10 1 (1.03%) Oracle OLAP
10 1 (1.03%) Pentaho
10 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (1.03%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 12 (12.37%) Jenkins
2 11 (11.34%) JIRA
3 9 (9.28%) Sonatype Nexus
4 7 (7.22%) ERwin
5 2 (2.06%) Axure RP
6 1 (1.03%) Ant
6 1 (1.03%) HP UFT
6 1 (1.03%) Hudson
6 1 (1.03%) JMeter
6 1 (1.03%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.03%) Maven
6 1 (1.03%) Rational Performance Tester
6 1 (1.03%) Selenium
6 1 (1.03%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.03%) The Grinder
6 1 (1.03%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.03%) WinRunner
General
1 10 (10.31%) Finance
2 6 (6.19%) Publishing
3 3 (3.09%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.06%) Electronics
4 2 (2.06%) Marketing
4 2 (2.06%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.03%) Advertising
5 1 (1.03%) Banking
5 1 (1.03%) Law
5 1 (1.03%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.28%) MCollective
2 8 (8.25%) Elastic Stack
2 8 (8.25%) Web Services
3 4 (4.12%) Spring
4 3 (3.09%) Dropwizard
4 3 (3.09%) Java EE
4 3 (3.09%) Middleware
4 3 (3.09%) REST
4 3 (3.09%) XML
5 2 (2.06%) CSS
5 2 (2.06%) HTML
6 1 (1.03%) .NET
6 1 (1.03%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.03%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.03%) J2EE
6 1 (1.03%) Kafka
6 1 (1.03%) Mason
6 1 (1.03%) SAP PI
6 1 (1.03%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.40%) Management Information System
2 11 (11.34%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (10.31%) Data Structures
4 9 (9.28%) Clustering
5 8 (8.25%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (7.22%) Client/Server
6 7 (7.22%) Data Centre
6 7 (7.22%) PKI
7 6 (6.19%) Cyber Defence
8 4 (4.12%) NHS
9 2 (2.06%) Mobile App
9 2 (2.06%) User Experience
10 1 (1.03%) Fintech
10 1 (1.03%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 17 (17.53%) Windows
2 16 (16.49%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (15.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (14.43%) Linux
5 10 (10.31%) Unix
6 9 (9.28%) AIX
7 8 (8.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (8.25%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (6.19%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (28.87%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (16.49%) Migration
3 14 (14.43%) Data Modelling
4 12 (12.37%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (12.37%) IT Governance
4 12 (12.37%) Requirements Analysis
5 9 (9.28%) ETL
5 9 (9.28%) Technical Architecture
6 8 (8.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (8.25%) Data Management
6 8 (8.25%) TOGAF
6 8 (8.25%) UML
6 8 (8.25%) Waterfall
7 7 (7.22%) Analytics
7 7 (7.22%) Cybersecurity
7 7 (7.22%) Data Migration
7 7 (7.22%) High Availability
7 7 (7.22%) Project Management
7 7 (7.22%) Quality Management
7 7 (7.22%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.22%) Java
2 6 (6.19%) SQL
3 4 (4.12%) Python
4 3 (3.09%) C
4 3 (3.09%) Scala
5 1 (1.03%) Apex Code
5 1 (1.03%) C#
5 1 (1.03%) COBOL
5 1 (1.03%) Groovy
5 1 (1.03%) Perl
5 1 (1.03%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (17.53%) Security Cleared
2 12 (12.37%) SC Cleared
3 8 (8.25%) Degree
4 2 (2.06%) SAP Certification
5 1 (1.03%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.03%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.25%) Data Quality
2 4 (4.12%) HL7
3 1 (1.03%) QA
System Software
1 11 (11.34%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.22%) Hyper-V
2 7 (7.22%) Microsoft App-V
2 7 (7.22%) PowerHA
3 3 (3.09%) HDFS
4 2 (2.06%) XenApp
5 1 (1.03%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 11 (11.34%) Puppet
2 10 (10.31%) Tivoli
2 10 (10.31%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 9 (9.28%) Ansible
3 9 (9.28%) Nessus
3 9 (9.28%) Packer
3 9 (9.28%) Rundeck
3 9 (9.28%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 9 (9.28%) Zenoss
4 7 (7.22%) SCCM
5 1 (1.03%) Ambari
5 1 (1.03%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.03%) Oozie
5 1 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (23.71%) SAP
2 17 (17.53%) VMware
3 16 (16.49%) Oracle
4 11 (11.34%) IBM
4 11 (11.34%) Microsoft
5 10 (10.31%) Red Hat
6 9 (9.28%) Sonatype
7 8 (8.25%) Ab Initio
7 8 (8.25%) Citrix
7 8 (8.25%) Informatica
7 8 (8.25%) MicroStrategy
7 8 (8.25%) Teradata
8 7 (7.22%) Symantec
8 7 (7.22%) Tableau
9 6 (6.19%) HP
9 6 (6.19%) NetApp
9 6 (6.19%) Netezza
10 5 (5.15%) ESRI
11 3 (3.09%) Genesys
12 2 (2.06%) Hortonworks
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