The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Wales region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 23 13 24
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +11
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 11 1 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 10.09% 2.33% 11.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.28% 2.50% 12.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 15
Median daily rate £525 - £500
90% offered a daily rate of more than £478 - £401
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 - £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £39.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+27.38% -7.64%
Architect
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West 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
West Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
107 40 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 98.17% 93.02% 97.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 21 69
Median daily rate £488 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £500 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 7
Median hourly rate £12.50 £12.38 £12.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% +0.20%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in West Wales

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

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in West Wales

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in West Wales

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

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in West Wales

Architect
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Wales region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
Swansea -11 11 £525 -
Architect
Wales

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 West Wales region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 11 (73.33%) Puppet
2 10 (66.67%) Ansible
2 10 (66.67%) Linux
2 10 (66.67%) IT Governance
3 9 (60.00%) JIRA
3 9 (60.00%) Jenkins
3 9 (60.00%) Confluence
3 9 (60.00%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (53.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (53.33%) Zenoss
4 8 (53.33%) MCollective
4 8 (53.33%) Rundeck
4 8 (53.33%) Packer
4 8 (53.33%) ELK Stack
4 8 (53.33%) Sonatype
4 8 (53.33%) Sonatype Nexus
4 8 (53.33%) VMware
4 8 (53.33%) Nessus
4 8 (53.33%) Apache
4 8 (53.33%) Unix
4 8 (53.33%) Windows
4 8 (53.33%) AIX
4 8 (53.33%) IBM
4 8 (53.33%) Red Hat
4 8 (53.33%) Tivoli
4 8 (53.33%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 8 (53.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
5 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (46.67%) SCCM

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West 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 9 (60.00%) Confluence
2 8 (53.33%) Apache
3 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 6 (40.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (6.67%) Mule
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (60.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) LAN
1 3 (20.00%) WAN
1 3 (20.00%) Wireless
2 2 (13.33%) Firewall
2 2 (13.33%) VPN
2 2 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (6.67%) BGP
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (6.67%) EIGRP
3 1 (6.67%) Internet
3 1 (6.67%) Network Security
3 1 (6.67%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) MongoDB
1 6 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) Jenkins
1 9 (60.00%) JIRA
2 8 (53.33%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (13.33%) Electronics
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
1 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
1 2 (13.33%) Marketing
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) ELK Stack
1 8 (53.33%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Clustering
1 6 (40.00%) PKI
2 1 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Linux
2 8 (53.33%) AIX
2 8 (53.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (53.33%) Unix
2 8 (53.33%) Windows
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) IT Governance
2 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (40.00%) High Availability
4 4 (26.67%) Project Management
4 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
5 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (13.33%) DevOps
5 2 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
6 1 (6.67%) Change Control
6 1 (6.67%) Security Architecture
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (6.67%) Translating Business Requirements
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) CISSP
4 1 (6.67%) CISMP
4 1 (6.67%) ISSAP
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 6 (40.00%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 11 (73.33%) Puppet
2 10 (66.67%) Ansible
3 8 (53.33%) Nessus
3 8 (53.33%) Packer
3 8 (53.33%) Rundeck
3 8 (53.33%) Tivoli
3 8 (53.33%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 8 (53.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 8 (53.33%) Zenoss
4 7 (46.67%) SCCM
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) IBM
1 8 (53.33%) Red Hat
1 8 (53.33%) Sonatype
1 8 (53.33%) VMware
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) Oracle
2 6 (40.00%) Symantec
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco
3 2 (13.33%) Google
3 2 (13.33%) SAP
4 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (6.67%) Nokia
4 1 (6.67%) Palo Alto