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 29 May 2016 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 37 36 19
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -17
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 20 40 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 3.67% 4.93% 8.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.80% 5.11% 8.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 26 46
Median daily rate £450 £450 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £488
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £73.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.91 £37.80 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+26.74% -
Architect
UK

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
526 783 794
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 96.51% 96.43% 96.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 342 515 491
Median daily rate £375 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.09% -3.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £468 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 42 26
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +13.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £8.50 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £17.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 29 May 2016.

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 29 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -9 16 £450 -
West Wales +8 1 £680 +43.91%
Architect
UK

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, 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 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (30.00%) Security Cleared
3 8 (26.67%) SC Cleared
3 8 (26.67%) ITIL
4 7 (23.33%) CISSP
5 6 (20.00%) TOGAF
5 6 (20.00%) Finance
6 5 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 5 (16.67%) UML
6 5 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (16.67%) RMADS
6 5 (16.67%) Network Architecture
6 5 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
6 5 (16.67%) CESG Certified Professional
7 4 (13.33%) Security Architecture
7 4 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
7 4 (13.33%) Java
7 4 (13.33%) .NET
8 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
8 3 (10.00%) Windows
8 3 (10.00%) Linux
8 3 (10.00%) SAP
8 3 (10.00%) SOAP
8 3 (10.00%) SOA
8 3 (10.00%) Manufacturing
8 3 (10.00%) Internet
8 3 (10.00%) Marketing
8 3 (10.00%) Business Analysis

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 1 (3.33%) ArcGIS
1 1 (3.33%) Confluence
1 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) Internet
2 2 (6.67%) Firewall
2 2 (6.67%) FTP
2 2 (6.67%) LAN
2 2 (6.67%) WAN
2 2 (6.67%) Wireless
3 1 (3.33%) DHCP
3 1 (3.33%) DNS
3 1 (3.33%) MPLS
3 1 (3.33%) NetScaler
3 1 (3.33%) Network Security
3 1 (3.33%) SSL
3 1 (3.33%) Unified Communications
3 1 (3.33%) VPN
3 1 (3.33%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.33%) GIS
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.67%) JIRA
1 2 (6.67%) Subversion
2 1 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.33%) JMeter
2 1 (3.33%) LoadRunner
2 1 (3.33%) LoadUI
2 1 (3.33%) Ranorex
2 1 (3.33%) Selenium
2 1 (3.33%) SoapUI
2 1 (3.33%) TeamCity
2 1 (3.33%) TestComplete
2 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.33%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Electronics
2 3 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (10.00%) Marketing
2 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) .NET
2 3 (10.00%) SOAP
3 2 (6.67%) Middleware
3 2 (6.67%) REST
4 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (3.33%) Dojo
4 1 (3.33%) jQuery
4 1 (3.33%) WCF
4 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.33%) Clustering
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) NHS
3 1 (3.33%) PACS
3 1 (3.33%) PKI
3 1 (3.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Linux
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (26.67%) ITIL
3 6 (20.00%) TOGAF
4 5 (16.67%) Network Architecture
4 5 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 5 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
4 5 (16.67%) UML
5 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (13.33%) Security Architecture
6 3 (10.00%) Business Analysis
6 3 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (10.00%) Open Source
6 3 (10.00%) Programme Management
6 3 (10.00%) Scrum
6 3 (10.00%) SOA
7 2 (6.67%) Data Modelling
7 2 (6.67%) EAI
7 2 (6.67%) Release Management
7 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) Java
2 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.67%) PHP
3 2 (6.67%) Python
4 1 (3.33%) C#
4 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (26.67%) SC Cleared
3 7 (23.33%) CISSP
4 5 (16.67%) CESG Certified Professional
5 2 (6.67%) CCNP
5 2 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (3.33%) CCDP
6 1 (3.33%) CCIE
6 1 (3.33%) CCNA
6 1 (3.33%) CISMP
6 1 (3.33%) CLAS
6 1 (3.33%) GIAC
6 1 (3.33%) ISSAP
6 1 (3.33%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (16.67%) RMADS
2 1 (3.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) SCOM
1 1 (3.33%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) SAP
3 2 (6.67%) Cisco
4 1 (3.33%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.33%) Avaya
4 1 (3.33%) BMC
4 1 (3.33%) BT
4 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.33%) Citrix
4 1 (3.33%) Genesys
4 1 (3.33%) ServiceNow
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