The median contractor rate for a Architect was £580 per day in advertised job vacancies in Staines during the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Architect
Surrey / Staines
Rank 11 9 2
Rank change year-on-year -2 -7  
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 12 11 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staines 9.52% 13.92% 19.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.92% 14.47% 20.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 3
Median daily rate £580 £500 £510
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.00% -1.96%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £422
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £600 £622
UK excluding London median daily rate £521 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +4.15% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £52.50 £43.50
% change year-on-year -19.52% +20.68%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Staines. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Staines
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 121 76 129
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Staines 96.03% 96.20% 98.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 27 32
Median daily rate £475 £475 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +26.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £125 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £585 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Staines

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staines that featured Architect in the job title.

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 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 9 (30.00%) Migration
1 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (23.33%) Windows
3 6 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 6 (20.00%) Scrum
3 6 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (20.00%) Office 365
3 6 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 6 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 6 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 6 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
4 5 (16.67%) Virtual Desktop
4 5 (16.67%) Public Cloud
4 5 (16.67%) Skype
4 5 (16.67%) ServiceNow
4 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (16.67%) Skype for Business
4 5 (16.67%) SAP
4 5 (16.67%) Service Management
4 5 (16.67%) Middleware
4 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (16.67%) Citrix
5 4 (13.33%) Internet
5 4 (13.33%) Configuration Management
5 4 (13.33%) SQL
5 4 (13.33%) Oracle
5 4 (13.33%) SOA
5 4 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture

Architect Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (16.67%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.33%) SAS
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (3.33%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (20.00%) Office 365
2 4 (13.33%) OneDrive
3 1 (3.33%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (3.33%) IaaS
3 1 (3.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) Skype
2 4 (13.33%) Internet
3 3 (10.00%) LAN
3 3 (10.00%) WAN
4 2 (6.67%) Unified Communications
5 1 (3.33%) DHCP
5 1 (3.33%) DNS
5 1 (3.33%) Firewall
5 1 (3.33%) MPLS
5 1 (3.33%) Network Security
5 1 (3.33%) VLAN
5 1 (3.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) Big Data
1 3 (10.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.33%) Apache Hive
3 1 (3.33%) HBase
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (3.33%) PowerPivot
3 1 (3.33%) QlikView
3 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 4 (13.33%) Jenkins
1 4 (13.33%) JIRA
2 1 (3.33%) ERwin
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Marketing
3 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (16.67%) Public Cloud
3 2 (6.67%) Reference Data
3 2 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (3.33%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.33%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.33%) Replication
4 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) Windows
2 6 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (30.00%) Migration
2 6 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
2 6 (20.00%) Scrum
2 6 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 5 (16.67%) Service Management
4 4 (13.33%) Business Continuity
4 4 (13.33%) Configuration Management
4 4 (13.33%) DevOps
4 4 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (13.33%) High Availability
4 4 (13.33%) Mentoring
4 4 (13.33%) SDLC
4 4 (13.33%) SOA
4 4 (13.33%) Zachman Framework
5 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (10.00%) CRM
5 3 (10.00%) Security Architecture
6 2 (6.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Tivoli
2 1 (3.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.33%) Puppet
2 1 (3.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Citrix
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 5 (16.67%) SAP
1 5 (16.67%) ServiceNow
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle
3 2 (6.67%) Pega
4 1 (3.33%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco
4 1 (3.33%) DataFlux
4 1 (3.33%) EMC
4 1 (3.33%) HP
4 1 (3.33%) Intel
4 1 (3.33%) PlateSpin