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 29 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 15 25 23
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 9 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 5.81% 0.68% 2.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.92% 0.76% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Median daily rate £600 £475 £454
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.31% +4.53%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £496 £488
% change year-on-year
+0.75% +1.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £59.50 £61.00
% change year-on-year
-24.36% -2.45%
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
152 132 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 98.06% 90.41% 98.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 61 53
Median daily rate £320 £363 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.72% +8.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £210 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 12
Median hourly rate £13.00 £9.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £8.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £24.44
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 10 (45.45%) IBM
2 7 (31.82%) ETL
2 7 (31.82%) SQL
2 7 (31.82%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (27.27%) DataStage
3 6 (27.27%) IBM Integration Bus
3 6 (27.27%) WebSphere
3 6 (27.27%) DataPower
4 5 (22.73%) Java
4 5 (22.73%) SAP
4 5 (22.73%) Translating Business Requirements
5 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (18.18%) Unix
5 4 (18.18%) AIX
5 4 (18.18%) Oracle
5 4 (18.18%) Service Management
5 4 (18.18%) Firewall
5 4 (18.18%) Migration
5 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (18.18%) Retail
5 4 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (18.18%) SuccessFactors
6 3 (13.64%) Drupal
6 3 (13.64%) Analytics
6 3 (13.64%) Puppet
6 3 (13.64%) Magento
6 3 (13.64%) Hyper-V
6 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
6 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (13.64%) Amazon AWS

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 6 (27.27%) WebSphere
2 3 (13.64%) Drupal
2 3 (13.64%) Tomcat
3 2 (9.09%) OpenStack
4 1 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Magento
2 1 (4.55%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (18.18%) SuccessFactors
2 3 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (9.09%) IaaS
3 2 (9.09%) Office 365
3 2 (9.09%) PaaS
3 2 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) Firewall
2 2 (9.09%) Internet
3 1 (4.55%) LAN
3 1 (4.55%) Network Security
3 1 (4.55%) VPN
3 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) DataStage
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (13.64%) DB2
3 3 (13.64%) MySQL
3 3 (13.64%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.55%) Big Data
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Ant
1 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
1 3 (13.64%) Subversion
General
1 4 (18.18%) Retail
2 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.55%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Legal
3 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) IBM Integration Bus
2 2 (9.09%) SAML
3 1 (4.55%) .NET
3 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.55%) Java EE
3 1 (4.55%) Middleware
3 1 (4.55%) OAuth
3 1 (4.55%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) DataPower
2 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
3 3 (13.64%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.55%) FMCG
5 1 (4.55%) iPad
5 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
5 1 (4.55%) PKI
5 1 (4.55%) Public Cloud
5 1 (4.55%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) AIX
1 4 (18.18%) Unix
2 3 (13.64%) Linux
2 3 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (9.09%) Windows
4 1 (4.55%) Android
4 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.55%) HPUX
4 1 (4.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) ETL
1 7 (31.82%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (22.73%) Translating Business Requirements
3 4 (18.18%) Migration
3 4 (18.18%) Service Management
4 3 (13.64%) Analytics
4 3 (13.64%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (13.64%) Data Architecture
4 3 (13.64%) Data Mapping
4 3 (13.64%) Data Migration
4 3 (13.64%) Data Modelling
4 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
4 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
4 3 (13.64%) Software Delivery
5 2 (9.09%) CRM
5 2 (9.09%) Data Security
5 2 (9.09%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (9.09%) Identity Management
5 2 (9.09%) Presales
5 2 (9.09%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) SQL
2 5 (22.73%) Java
3 3 (13.64%) PHP
3 3 (13.64%) Python
3 3 (13.64%) Ruby
4 1 (4.55%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) MBA
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Hyper-V
1 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.09%) vSphere
3 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Ansible
1 3 (13.64%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (13.64%) Puppet
2 2 (9.09%) SCCM
3 1 (4.55%) SCOM
3 1 (4.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) IBM
2 5 (22.73%) SAP
3 4 (18.18%) Oracle
4 3 (13.64%) hybris
4 3 (13.64%) VMware
5 2 (9.09%) Cisco
5 2 (9.09%) EMC
5 2 (9.09%) HP
6 1 (4.55%) Citrix
6 1 (4.55%) Dell
6 1 (4.55%) Hitachi
6 1 (4.55%) Juniper
6 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.55%) MobileIron
6 1 (4.55%) NetApp
6 1 (4.55%) Nintex
6 1 (4.55%) Sybase
6 1 (4.55%) Symantec