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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Architect
Wales / West Wales
Rank - 11 10
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 0 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales - 3.23% 14.29%
As % of the Job Titles category - 3.57% 14.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 8
Median daily rate - - £513
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 £55.00 £55.00 £36.13
% change year-on-year
- +52.24%

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
94 28 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 98.95% 90.32% 98.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 13 24
Median daily rate £450 £275 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -35.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £250 £361
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £525 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 6
Median hourly rate £11.00 - £12.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

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
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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 10 (90.91%) IT Governance
2 9 (81.82%) JIRA
2 9 (81.82%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (81.82%) Confluence
2 9 (81.82%) Puppet
2 9 (81.82%) Jenkins
3 8 (72.73%) Zenoss
3 8 (72.73%) MCollective
3 8 (72.73%) Ansible
3 8 (72.73%) Rundeck
3 8 (72.73%) Packer
3 8 (72.73%) ELK Stack
3 8 (72.73%) Sonatype
3 8 (72.73%) Sonatype Nexus
3 8 (72.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (72.73%) Nessus
3 8 (72.73%) VMware
3 8 (72.73%) AIX
3 8 (72.73%) Linux
3 8 (72.73%) Apache
3 8 (72.73%) Unix
3 8 (72.73%) IBM
3 8 (72.73%) Red Hat
3 8 (72.73%) Tivoli
3 8 (72.73%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 8 (72.73%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (54.55%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (54.55%) Clustering
5 6 (54.55%) Microsoft App-V

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 (81.82%) Confluence
2 8 (72.73%) Apache
3 6 (54.55%) MS Exchange
3 6 (54.55%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (81.82%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) MongoDB
1 6 (54.55%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) Jenkins
1 9 (81.82%) JIRA
2 8 (72.73%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (18.18%) Electronics
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
1 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
1 2 (18.18%) Marketing
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) ELK Stack
1 8 (72.73%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Clustering
1 6 (54.55%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) AIX
1 8 (72.73%) Linux
1 8 (72.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 8 (72.73%) Unix
2 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) IT Governance
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (54.55%) High Availability
4 4 (36.36%) Project Management
4 4 (36.36%) Waterfall
5 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
6 1 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
1 6 (54.55%) Hyper-V
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft App-V
1 6 (54.55%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 9 (81.82%) Puppet
2 8 (72.73%) Ansible
2 8 (72.73%) Nessus
2 8 (72.73%) Packer
2 8 (72.73%) Rundeck
2 8 (72.73%) Tivoli
2 8 (72.73%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 8 (72.73%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 8 (72.73%) Zenoss
3 6 (54.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) IBM
1 8 (72.73%) Red Hat
1 8 (72.73%) Sonatype
1 8 (72.73%) VMware
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) Oracle
2 6 (54.55%) Symantec
3 2 (18.18%) SAP