Period
to 17 June 2019

The median contractor rate for a Senior Architect was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 17 June 2019.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Senior Architect
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 65 90 88
Rank change year-on-year +25 -2 -
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Architect 3 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.39% 0.16% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.17% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 3
Oxfordshire median daily rate £550 £725 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.14% +52.63% -
10th Percentile £525 £680 £463
90th Percentile £575 £770 £498
South East median daily rate £600 £600 £583
% change year-on-year - +3.00% +22.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies in Oxfordshire with a recognized job title 751 1,193 1,153
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.69% 97.79% 97.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 541 842 817
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £154 £250 £225
90th Percentile £588 £600 £572
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £404
% change year-on-year +5.88% +5.33% +0.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 46 57
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £22.67 £17.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.69% +1.43% +25.00%
10th Percentile £15.00 £10.59 £10.65
90th Percentile £48.75 £53.75 £50.10
South East median hourly rate £22.00 £18.44 £17.50
% change year-on-year +19.32% +5.36% -12.50%

Senior Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings that featured Senior Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Architect in Oxfordshire

Senior Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Senior Architect in Oxfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Architect in Oxfordshire

Senior Architect
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Architect within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 17 June 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +19 1 £550 -26.67%
Bicester - 1 £550 -
Senior Architect
South East

Senior Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 June 2019, Senior Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Oxfordshire region featuring Senior Architect in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) Mule
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Apex Code
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) Software Deployment
2 1 (33.33%) Data Transformation
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) MuleSoft
2 1 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) API Design
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) Anypoint
2 1 (33.33%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Leadership
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) XQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Banking

Senior Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 1 (33.33%) Anypoint
1 1 (33.33%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Salesforce Service Cloud
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
1 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) API Design
1 1 (33.33%) Data Transformation
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Software Deployment
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Apex Code
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) XQuery
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) MuleSoft
1 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com