The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 17 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 1.09% 2.02% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 2.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £550 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £60.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +33.33%
Architect
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Woking 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
Woking
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
78 91 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 84.78% 91.92% 93.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 49 44
Average daily rate £375 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £215 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £460 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 4
Average hourly rate £30.00 £36.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.80% +170.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.30 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+0.30% -7.14%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Architect in the job title across the Woking region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Woking

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Woking

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Woking region that cited Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Architect in their job title.

1 5 (38.46%) XML
2 4 (30.77%) XSLT
2 4 (30.77%) Python
2 4 (30.77%) XQuery
2 4 (30.77%) Internet
2 4 (30.77%) Legal
2 4 (30.77%) Publishing
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
4 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
4 2 (15.38%) .NET
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
4 2 (15.38%) Linux
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) WCF
4 2 (15.38%) SAN
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (7.69%) xDSL
5 1 (7.69%) Security Architecture
5 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (7.69%) Puppet
5 1 (7.69%) REST
5 1 (7.69%) High Availability
5 1 (7.69%) Cobbler
5 1 (7.69%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (7.69%) Master Data Management
5 1 (7.69%) User Stories
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Woking region that cited Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (7.69%) Adobe CQ
1 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
1 1 (7.69%) FileNet
1 1 (7.69%) JBoss
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Internet
2 2 (15.38%) SAN
3 1 (7.69%) xDSL
3 1 (7.69%) Intranet
3 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (7.69%) Frame Relay
3 1 (7.69%) DWDM
3 1 (7.69%) MPLS
3 1 (7.69%) BGP
3 1 (7.69%) EIGRP
3 1 (7.69%) X.25
3 1 (7.69%) ATM
3 1 (7.69%) LAN
3 1 (7.69%) SDH
3 1 (7.69%) VoIP
3 1 (7.69%) WLAN
3 1 (7.69%) WAN
3 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) MySQL
3 1 (7.69%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (30.77%) Legal
1 4 (30.77%) Publishing
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) XML
2 4 (30.77%) XSLT
3 2 (15.38%) .NET
3 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
3 2 (15.38%) WCF
4 1 (7.69%) REST
4 1 (7.69%) Java EE
4 1 (7.69%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (7.69%) Web Services
4 1 (7.69%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (7.69%) UNIX
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.69%) Security Architecture
2 1 (7.69%) High Availability
2 1 (7.69%) Master Data Management
2 1 (7.69%) User Stories
2 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (7.69%) Release Management
2 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (7.69%) Data Management
2 1 (7.69%) Content Management
2 1 (7.69%) Service Management
2 1 (7.69%) Identity Management
2 1 (7.69%) Migration
2 1 (7.69%) Scrum
2 1 (7.69%) UML
2 1 (7.69%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Python
1 4 (30.77%) XQuery
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
3 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.69%) C
3 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) CCIE
1 1 (7.69%) CCNP
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
1 1 (7.69%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.69%) Thunderhead
2 1 (7.69%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) Adobe
2 1 (7.69%) Juniper
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco
2 1 (7.69%) IBM
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Sybase
2 1 (7.69%) SAP