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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 11 26 22
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -4
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 19 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 10.38% 2.86% 3.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.61% 2.96% 3.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 4
Median daily rate £525 £600 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +11.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £500 £513
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £566
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £488 £498
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.92 £59.50 £54.00
% change year-on-year
-26.18% +10.18%
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
179 135 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 97.81% 96.43% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 67 67
Median daily rate £365 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.68% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £210 £98
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 14
Median hourly rate £13.25 £13.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.92% +4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.00 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £35.00 £29.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

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 30 August 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 30 August 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 14 (50.00%) SQL
2 10 (35.71%) Java
3 9 (32.14%) Hyper-V
3 9 (32.14%) Translating Business Requirements
4 8 (28.57%) Subversion
4 8 (28.57%) Oracle
4 8 (28.57%) Unix
4 8 (28.57%) AIX
4 8 (28.57%) IBM
4 8 (28.57%) Firewall
5 7 (25.00%) Linux
5 7 (25.00%) Tomcat
5 7 (25.00%) Python
5 7 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 7 (25.00%) Windows
5 7 (25.00%) DB2
5 7 (25.00%) Ant
5 7 (25.00%) MySQL
5 7 (25.00%) PHP
5 7 (25.00%) Ruby
5 7 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (25.00%) Drupal
5 7 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 7 (25.00%) hybris
5 7 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (25.00%) Magento
5 7 (25.00%) Puppet
5 7 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (25.00%) Ansible
5 7 (25.00%) Mentoring

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 7 (25.00%) Drupal
1 7 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 5 (17.86%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (7.14%) OpenStack
4 1 (3.57%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Magento
2 2 (7.14%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (14.29%) SaaS
3 4 (14.29%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (7.14%) IaaS
4 2 (7.14%) Office 365
4 2 (7.14%) PaaS
5 1 (3.57%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 2 (7.14%) Internet
2 2 (7.14%) IPsec
3 1 (3.57%) HTTP
3 1 (3.57%) LAN
3 1 (3.57%) Network Security
3 1 (3.57%) SSL
3 1 (3.57%) VPN
3 1 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) DB2
1 7 (25.00%) MySQL
1 7 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (7.14%) Big Data
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (28.57%) Subversion
2 7 (25.00%) Ant
2 7 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (17.86%) Retail
2 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.14%) Legal
4 1 (3.57%) Finance
4 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) SAML
2 2 (7.14%) Java EE
2 2 (7.14%) SAP PI
2 2 (7.14%) Web Services
3 1 (3.57%) .NET
3 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.57%) J2EE
3 1 (3.57%) Middleware
3 1 (3.57%) OAuth
3 1 (3.57%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (17.86%) Data Centre
2 5 (17.86%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (14.29%) Mobile App
4 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (7.14%) iPad
5 2 (7.14%) PKI
5 2 (7.14%) VCE vBlock
6 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
6 1 (3.57%) FMCG
6 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.57%) Public Cloud
6 1 (3.57%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) AIX
1 8 (28.57%) Unix
2 7 (25.00%) Linux
2 7 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (7.14%) Android
4 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.57%) HPUX
4 1 (3.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Translating Business Requirements
2 7 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 7 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 7 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 7 (25.00%) Software Delivery
3 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (14.29%) Converged Infrastructure
3 4 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (14.29%) Migration
3 4 (14.29%) Product Management
3 4 (14.29%) Service Management
4 3 (10.71%) Analytics
4 3 (10.71%) Data Architecture
4 3 (10.71%) Data Mapping
4 3 (10.71%) Data Migration
4 3 (10.71%) Data Modelling
5 2 (7.14%) CRM
5 2 (7.14%) Data Security
5 2 (7.14%) Identity Management
5 2 (7.14%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) SQL
2 10 (35.71%) Java
3 7 (25.00%) PHP
3 7 (25.00%) Python
3 7 (25.00%) Ruby
4 1 (3.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) MBA
System Software
1 9 (32.14%) Hyper-V
2 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
3 2 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) Ansible
1 7 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (25.00%) Puppet
2 6 (21.43%) SCCM
3 2 (7.14%) SCOM
3 2 (7.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) IBM
1 8 (28.57%) Oracle
2 7 (25.00%) hybris
3 6 (21.43%) SAP
4 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
5 3 (10.71%) HP
5 3 (10.71%) VMware
6 2 (7.14%) Cisco
6 2 (7.14%) EMC
6 2 (7.14%) F5
6 2 (7.14%) Nintex
7 1 (3.57%) Citrix
7 1 (3.57%) Dell
7 1 (3.57%) Hitachi
7 1 (3.57%) Juniper
7 1 (3.57%) MobileIron
7 1 (3.57%) NetApp
7 1 (3.57%) Sybase
7 1 (3.57%) Symantec