Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Architect was £588 per day in advertised job vacancies in Staines during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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.

Architect
Surrey > Staines
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 5 12
Rank change year-on-year -3 +7 -10
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 29 49 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staines 10.66% 16.50% 10.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.11% 17.50% 10.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 16 3
Staines median daily rate £588 £550 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.82% -8.33% +28.48%
10th Percentile £490 £475 £515
90th Percentile £600 £628 £653
Surrey median daily rate £538 £475 £500
% change year-on-year +13.16% -5.00% +1.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staines median hourly rate - - -
Surrey median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Staines. 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
Staines
Contract vacancies in Staines with a recognized job title 261 280 265
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.96% 94.28% 94.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 104 57
Staines median daily rate £475 £428 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +0.59% +11.84%
10th Percentile £340 £250 £296
90th Percentile £575 £575 £542
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 4 10
Staines median hourly rate £32.00 £40.00 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +56.86% -45.16%
10th Percentile £10.50 £18.38 £14.03
90th Percentile £47.50 £48.50 £47.63
Surrey median hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £18.77
% change year-on-year -24.44% +19.90% +10.38%

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Staines

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Staines

Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Architect in Staines

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Staines region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 12 (41.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (27.59%) Mentoring
2 8 (27.59%) SAP
2 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (24.14%) TOGAF
3 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
4 6 (20.69%) Windows
4 6 (20.69%) Migration
4 6 (20.69%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (17.24%) Data Centre
5 5 (17.24%) SAP IS-U
5 5 (17.24%) SOAP
5 5 (17.24%) ITIL
6 4 (13.79%) C#
6 4 (13.79%) XML
6 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (13.79%) WCF
6 4 (13.79%) Serverless
7 3 (10.34%) IT Strategy
7 3 (10.34%) Windows Server
7 3 (10.34%) CRM
7 3 (10.34%) XSLT
7 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
8 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
8 2 (6.90%) SOA
8 2 (6.90%) Middleware
8 2 (6.90%) Configuration Management
8 2 (6.90%) Scrum
8 2 (6.90%) Finance

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staines 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:

Business Applications
1 5 (17.24%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.45%) SAP CRM
2 1 (3.45%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 12 (41.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (13.79%) Serverless
4 1 (3.45%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (3.45%) G Suite
4 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Firewall
1 1 (3.45%) HTTP
1 1 (3.45%) LAN
1 1 (3.45%) Network Security
1 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.45%) Unified Communications
1 1 (3.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) DTS
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 2 (6.90%) Billing
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Marketing
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) SOAP
2 4 (13.79%) WCF
2 4 (13.79%) XML
3 3 (10.34%) XSLT
4 2 (6.90%) JSON
4 2 (6.90%) Middleware
5 1 (3.45%) .NET
5 1 (3.45%) REST
5 1 (3.45%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.90%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (6.90%) Public Cloud
2 2 (6.90%) Smart Meter
3 1 (3.45%) BYOD
3 1 (3.45%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.45%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (27.59%) Mentoring
2 7 (24.14%) TOGAF
3 6 (20.69%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (20.69%) Migration
4 5 (17.24%) ITIL
5 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (10.34%) CRM
6 3 (10.34%) IT Strategy
7 2 (6.90%) Configuration Management
7 2 (6.90%) Data Protection
7 2 (6.90%) DevOps
7 2 (6.90%) Information Management
7 2 (6.90%) Information Security
7 2 (6.90%) Performance Optimisation
7 2 (6.90%) Scrum
7 2 (6.90%) SDLC
7 2 (6.90%) SOA
7 2 (6.90%) Zachman Framework
8 1 (3.45%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) C#
2 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) CCSA
1 1 (3.45%) CCSE
1 1 (3.45%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) GDPR
2 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) SCCM
2 1 (3.45%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) SAP
2 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco
3 1 (3.45%) Citrix
3 1 (3.45%) Genesys
3 1 (3.45%) Google
3 1 (3.45%) hybris
3 1 (3.45%) VMware