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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 29 29 36
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 33 68 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 5.40% 7.82% 5.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.50% 8.13% 5.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 52 35
Median daily rate £500 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £385 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £553
UK excluding London median daily rate £505 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+1.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £81.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.84 £37.82 £52.25
% change year-on-year
+13.27% -27.61%
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
600 836 757
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 98.20% 96.09% 96.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 391 600 518
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 51 27
Median hourly rate £12.38 £11.89 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.12% -25.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £21.85 £65.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +3 29 £500 +14.28% 5
Architect
UK

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 31 (37.80%) Agile Software Development
1 31 (37.80%) Security Cleared
2 28 (34.15%) SC Cleared
3 19 (23.17%) Service Management
4 18 (21.95%) SAP
4 18 (21.95%) CISSP
5 17 (20.73%) Risk Management
6 16 (19.51%) CESG Certified Professional
7 15 (18.29%) PaaS
8 14 (17.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 14 (17.07%) SaaS
8 14 (17.07%) Finance
9 13 (15.85%) TDD
9 13 (15.85%) Windows
9 13 (15.85%) REST
9 13 (15.85%) RMADS
9 13 (15.85%) Case Management
10 12 (14.63%) Network Architecture
10 12 (14.63%) Scrum
11 11 (13.41%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (12.20%) Telecoms
12 10 (12.20%) Security Architecture
13 9 (10.98%) Digital Marketing
13 9 (10.98%) Marketing
13 9 (10.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 9 (10.98%) Electronics
13 9 (10.98%) Manufacturing
13 9 (10.98%) Migration
13 9 (10.98%) TOGAF
13 9 (10.98%) Programme Management

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 2 (2.44%) Apache Spark
1 2 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (2.44%) MS Exchange
1 2 (2.44%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.22%) Apache Pig
2 1 (1.22%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (1.22%) Confluence
2 1 (1.22%) Mule
2 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (10.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.22%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (18.29%) PaaS
2 14 (17.07%) SaaS
3 8 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.44%) Office 365
6 1 (1.22%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (1.22%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.22%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.54%) Firewall
1 7 (8.54%) SAN
2 6 (7.32%) Internet
2 6 (7.32%) LAN
2 6 (7.32%) WAN
3 5 (6.10%) Wireless
4 3 (3.66%) Network Security
5 2 (2.44%) DHCP
5 2 (2.44%) DNS
5 2 (2.44%) FTP
5 2 (2.44%) SSL
5 2 (2.44%) VPN
5 2 (2.44%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.22%) BGP
6 1 (1.22%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.22%) EIGRP
6 1 (1.22%) OSPF
6 1 (1.22%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.22%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.88%) Hadoop
2 2 (2.44%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (2.44%) MongoDB
2 2 (2.44%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.44%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.44%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.22%) Apache Hive
3 1 (1.22%) Big Data
3 1 (1.22%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.22%) DataStage
3 1 (1.22%) HBase
3 1 (1.22%) NonStop SQL
3 1 (1.22%) OLAP
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (1.22%) Pentaho
3 1 (1.22%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Git (software)
1 3 (3.66%) Subversion
2 2 (2.44%) Axure RP
2 2 (2.44%) JIRA
3 1 (1.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.22%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.22%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.22%) JMeter
3 1 (1.22%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.22%) LoadUI
3 1 (1.22%) Ranorex
3 1 (1.22%) Selenium
3 1 (1.22%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.22%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.22%) TestComplete
3 1 (1.22%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.22%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (17.07%) Finance
2 10 (12.20%) Telecoms
3 9 (10.98%) Electronics
3 9 (10.98%) Manufacturing
3 9 (10.98%) Marketing
4 1 (1.22%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (15.85%) REST
2 3 (3.66%) .NET
2 3 (3.66%) SOAP
3 2 (2.44%) CSS
3 2 (2.44%) HTML
3 2 (2.44%) Middleware
4 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (1.22%) Play Framework
4 1 (1.22%) RESTful
4 1 (1.22%) Spring
4 1 (1.22%) WCF
4 1 (1.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.76%) Data Centre
2 7 (8.54%) Public Cloud
3 6 (7.32%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.44%) Clustering
4 2 (2.44%) Cryptography
4 2 (2.44%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.44%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.44%) User Experience
5 1 (1.22%) CESG
5 1 (1.22%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (1.22%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.22%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.22%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.22%) iPad
5 1 (1.22%) PKI
5 1 (1.22%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.85%) Windows
2 8 (9.76%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (9.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (9.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (7.32%) Linux
3 6 (7.32%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.22%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (37.80%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (23.17%) Service Management
3 17 (20.73%) Risk Management
4 13 (15.85%) Case Management
4 13 (15.85%) TDD
5 12 (14.63%) Network Architecture
5 12 (14.63%) Scrum
6 11 (13.41%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (12.20%) Security Architecture
8 9 (10.98%) Digital Marketing
8 9 (10.98%) ITIL
8 9 (10.98%) Migration
8 9 (10.98%) Programme Management
8 9 (10.98%) TOGAF
9 8 (9.76%) Kanban
10 7 (8.54%) Configuration Management
10 7 (8.54%) Enterprise Architecture
10 7 (8.54%) Information Security
10 7 (8.54%) Zachman Framework
11 5 (6.10%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.54%) Python
2 6 (7.32%) Java
3 5 (6.10%) Scala
4 4 (4.88%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.44%) PHP
6 1 (1.22%) ABAP
6 1 (1.22%) C
6 1 (1.22%) C#
6 1 (1.22%) Perl
6 1 (1.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (37.80%) Security Cleared
2 28 (34.15%) SC Cleared
3 18 (21.95%) CISSP
4 16 (19.51%) CESG Certified Professional
5 3 (3.66%) Degree
6 2 (2.44%) CISMP
6 2 (2.44%) CLAS
6 2 (2.44%) ISSAP
7 1 (1.22%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.22%) CCDP
7 1 (1.22%) CCIE
7 1 (1.22%) CCNP
7 1 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.22%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.22%) GIAC
7 1 (1.22%) ISEB
7 1 (1.22%) MCSE
7 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.22%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (17.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (15.85%) RMADS
3 1 (1.22%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.22%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (1.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (8.54%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.44%) XenApp
3 1 (1.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (6.10%) Zenoss
2 3 (3.66%) Puppet
3 2 (2.44%) Ansible
4 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (21.95%) SAP
2 8 (9.76%) Citrix
2 8 (9.76%) VMware
3 6 (7.32%) HP
3 6 (7.32%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.32%) NetApp
4 5 (6.10%) BMC
4 5 (6.10%) ServiceNow
5 4 (4.88%) Cisco
5 4 (4.88%) Genesys
6 2 (2.44%) Cloudera
6 2 (2.44%) Google
6 2 (2.44%) Oracle
7 1 (1.22%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.22%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.22%) Fortinet
7 1 (1.22%) Informatica
7 1 (1.22%) Nokia
7 1 (1.22%) ParAccel
7 1 (1.22%) Sybase
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