The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Watford region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 7 17 24
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +7
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 26 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 14.29% 8.33% 4.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.86% 8.63% 4.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 6
Median daily rate £563 £538 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +4.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £425 £460
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £505 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+1.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £32.28 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.84 £37.82 £52.25
% change year-on-year
+13.27% -27.61%
Architect
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Watford 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
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
175 139 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 96.15% 96.53% 99.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 72 78
Median daily rate £380 £405 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.17% +20.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £210 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 10
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.45%
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 Watford

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Watford

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the Watford region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 26 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 Watford region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 17 (53.13%) SQL
2 14 (43.75%) Java
3 12 (37.50%) MySQL
3 12 (37.50%) Unix
3 12 (37.50%) E-Commerce
4 11 (34.38%) Linux
5 10 (31.25%) Oracle
5 10 (31.25%) Subversion
6 9 (28.13%) Ruby
6 9 (28.13%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (28.13%) Firewall
6 9 (28.13%) PHP
6 9 (28.13%) DB2
6 9 (28.13%) Ant
6 9 (28.13%) IBM
6 9 (28.13%) Tomcat
6 9 (28.13%) Python
6 9 (28.13%) AIX
6 9 (28.13%) Drupal
6 9 (28.13%) Magento
6 9 (28.13%) Hyper-V
6 9 (28.13%) Git (software)
6 9 (28.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (28.13%) hybris
6 9 (28.13%) Puppet
6 9 (28.13%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (28.13%) Ansible
6 9 (28.13%) Mentoring
6 9 (28.13%) Continuous Delivery
6 9 (28.13%) Translating Business Requirements

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 9 (28.13%) Drupal
1 9 (28.13%) Tomcat
2 7 (21.88%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (6.25%) OpenStack
4 1 (3.13%) Apache
Business Applications
1 9 (28.13%) Magento
2 2 (6.25%) OpenText MBPM
3 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (15.63%) SuccessFactors
2 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (12.50%) SaaS
3 2 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (6.25%) IaaS
3 2 (6.25%) Office 365
3 2 (6.25%) PaaS
4 1 (3.13%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 9 (28.13%) Firewall
2 2 (6.25%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 2 (6.25%) IPsec
3 1 (3.13%) HTTP
3 1 (3.13%) Internet
3 1 (3.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (37.50%) MySQL
2 9 (28.13%) DB2
2 9 (28.13%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
5 2 (6.25%) Big Data
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (31.25%) Subversion
2 9 (28.13%) Ant
2 9 (28.13%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (12.50%) Retail
2 2 (6.25%) Legal
2 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) Web Services
2 4 (12.50%) J2EE
3 3 (9.38%) JMS
3 3 (9.38%) JSON
3 3 (9.38%) RESTful
3 3 (9.38%) SAML
3 3 (9.38%) SOAP
4 2 (6.25%) Java EE
4 2 (6.25%) SAP PI
5 1 (3.13%) OAuth
5 1 (3.13%) Spring
5 1 (3.13%) XML
5 1 (3.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (18.75%) Mobile App
3 5 (15.63%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (6.25%) iPad
4 2 (6.25%) PKI
4 2 (6.25%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 12 (37.50%) Unix
2 11 (34.38%) Linux
3 9 (28.13%) AIX
3 9 (28.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (25.00%) Windows
5 2 (6.25%) Android
6 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) E-Commerce
2 9 (28.13%) Continuous Delivery
2 9 (28.13%) Mentoring
2 9 (28.13%) Software Delivery
2 9 (28.13%) Translating Business Requirements
3 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.50%) Converged Infrastructure
4 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (12.50%) Product Management
4 4 (12.50%) TOGAF
5 3 (9.38%) Analytics
5 3 (9.38%) Change Management
5 3 (9.38%) CRM
5 3 (9.38%) Data Architecture
5 3 (9.38%) Data Mapping
5 3 (9.38%) Data Migration
5 3 (9.38%) Data Modelling
5 3 (9.38%) Migration
5 3 (9.38%) Project Planning
5 3 (9.38%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 17 (53.13%) SQL
2 14 (43.75%) Java
3 9 (28.13%) PHP
3 9 (28.13%) Python
3 9 (28.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (28.13%) Hyper-V
2 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (28.13%) Ansible
1 9 (28.13%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (28.13%) Puppet
2 8 (25.00%) SCCM
3 4 (12.50%) WSUS
4 2 (6.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) Oracle
2 9 (28.13%) hybris
2 9 (28.13%) IBM
3 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (18.75%) SAP
5 2 (6.25%) F5
5 2 (6.25%) HP
5 2 (6.25%) Nintex
6 1 (3.13%) MobileIron
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