The median contractor rate for a Architect was £540 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 25 April 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
South East / Surrey
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 24 25
Rank change year-on-year -14 +1  
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 64 95 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 4.91% 7.02% 5.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.27% 7.29% 6.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 60 40
Median daily rate £540 £525 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% -4.54%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £423
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £626 £639
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £52.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £47.91 £42.00
% change year-on-year -11.29% +14.07%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1215 1303 1344
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 93.25% 96.30% 95.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 794 854 728
Median daily rate £435 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.35% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £211 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £550 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 92 64
Median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £18.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.77% +19.04%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.43 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.60
% change year-on-year -2.77% +8.43%  

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Surrey

Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Architect in Surrey

Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Surrey over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Architect in Surrey

Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Architect in Surrey.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Architect in Surrey

Architect
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 25 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sunbury-on-Thames - 14 £469 -
Staines -7 11 £585 +8.83% 2
Redhill -9 7 £538 +19.44%
Guildford -2 4 £569 +26.53% 2
Woking -3 1 £480 -12.72% 1
Tadworth - 1 £675 -
Architect
South East

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

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Surrey region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 41 (38.32%) Oracle
2 27 (25.23%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (22.43%) Finance
4 23 (21.50%) SAP
5 20 (18.69%) Configuration Management
6 18 (16.82%) Unix
6 18 (16.82%) Linux
6 18 (16.82%) Java
7 17 (15.89%) Jenkins
8 16 (14.95%) WebLogic
8 16 (14.95%) AIX
8 16 (14.95%) Git (software)
9 15 (14.02%) Tomcat
9 15 (14.02%) Python
9 15 (14.02%) JavaScript
9 15 (14.02%) Perl
9 15 (14.02%) C
9 15 (14.02%) HTML
9 15 (14.02%) ProC
9 15 (14.02%) Performance Tuning
9 15 (14.02%) Docker
9 15 (14.02%) SDLC
10 14 (13.08%) Migration
10 14 (13.08%) PHP
10 14 (13.08%) Amazon AWS
11 13 (12.15%) Open Source
11 13 (12.15%) Waterfall
11 13 (12.15%) Microsoft Azure
11 13 (12.15%) ITIL
12 12 (11.21%) Analytical Skills

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 16 (14.95%) WebLogic
2 15 (14.02%) Tomcat
3 12 (11.21%) Apache
3 12 (11.21%) nginx
4 7 (6.54%) NetWeaver
4 7 (6.54%) SharePoint
5 5 (4.67%) Oracle Workflow
5 5 (4.67%) Skype for Business
6 3 (2.80%) FileNet
6 3 (2.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (2.80%) SAS
7 2 (1.87%) IIS
7 2 (1.87%) JBoss
8 1 (0.93%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.93%) Confluence
8 1 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.93%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.93%) SharePoint Foundation
8 1 (0.93%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.93%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 7 (6.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (4.67%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (4.67%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (2.80%) SAP Retail
4 2 (1.87%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (1.87%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.93%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.93%) Pega PRPC
5 1 (0.93%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.93%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.93%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.93%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (0.93%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 14 (13.08%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (12.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (6.54%) Office 365
4 5 (4.67%) PaaS
5 4 (3.74%) OneDrive
6 2 (1.87%) IaaS
7 1 (0.93%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.67%) Skype
2 4 (3.74%) Internet
3 3 (2.80%) LAN
3 3 (2.80%) VXLAN
3 3 (2.80%) WAN
4 2 (1.87%) DHCP
4 2 (1.87%) DNS
4 2 (1.87%) Firewall
5 1 (0.93%) MPLS
5 1 (0.93%) Network Security
5 1 (0.93%) OSPF
5 1 (0.93%) SSL
5 1 (0.93%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.93%) VLAN
5 1 (0.93%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.35%) Oracle Database
2 7 (6.54%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (5.61%) Big Data
4 5 (4.67%) Hadoop
4 5 (4.67%) SQL Server
5 4 (3.74%) Adabas
6 3 (2.80%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (2.80%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (2.80%) SAP HANA
7 2 (1.87%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.87%) OLAP
7 2 (1.87%) OLAP Cube
7 2 (1.87%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.87%) Oracle OLAP
7 2 (1.87%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.93%) DB2
8 1 (0.93%) QlikView
8 1 (0.93%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (15.89%) Jenkins
2 16 (14.95%) Git (software)
3 15 (14.02%) ProC
4 3 (2.80%) JIRA
5 1 (0.93%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.93%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (0.93%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.93%) ERwin
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.93%) webpack
General
1 24 (22.43%) Finance
2 6 (5.61%) Marketing
3 5 (4.67%) Retail
4 3 (2.80%) Banking
4 3 (2.80%) Billing
5 1 (0.93%) Electronics
5 1 (0.93%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.93%) Law
5 1 (0.93%) Publishing
5 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (14.02%) HTML
2 12 (11.21%) SAP Basis
3 4 (3.74%) Web Services
4 3 (2.80%) J2EE
4 3 (2.80%) Middleware
5 2 (1.87%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (1.87%) SOAP
6 1 (0.93%) .NET
6 1 (0.93%) CSS
6 1 (0.93%) jQuery
6 1 (0.93%) Redux
6 1 (0.93%) REST
6 1 (0.93%) RESTful
6 1 (0.93%) TIBCO EMS
6 1 (0.93%) WSDL
6 1 (0.93%) XML
6 1 (0.93%) XML Messaging
6 1 (0.93%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.21%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (9.35%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.74%) Public Cloud
4 3 (2.80%) Taxonomies
5 2 (1.87%) FMCG
5 2 (1.87%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.87%) Reference Data
5 2 (1.87%) User Experience
5 2 (1.87%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.93%) Cloud Native
6 1 (0.93%) Clustering
6 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.93%) Fintech
6 1 (0.93%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.93%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.93%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.93%) Replication
6 1 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 18 (16.82%) Linux
1 18 (16.82%) Unix
2 16 (14.95%) AIX
3 8 (7.48%) Windows
4 6 (5.61%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.93%) Solaris
5 1 (0.93%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (25.23%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (18.69%) Configuration Management
3 15 (14.02%) Performance Tuning
3 15 (14.02%) SDLC
4 14 (13.08%) Migration
5 13 (12.15%) ITIL
5 13 (12.15%) Open Source
5 13 (12.15%) Waterfall
6 10 (9.35%) ITIL V3
6 10 (9.35%) Project Management
6 10 (9.35%) TOGAF
7 9 (8.41%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (8.41%) Requirements Analysis
8 8 (7.48%) Identity Access Management
8 8 (7.48%) Service Management
8 8 (7.48%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (6.54%) Business Continuity
9 7 (6.54%) SOA
10 6 (5.61%) CRM
10 6 (5.61%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 18 (16.82%) Java
2 15 (14.02%) C
2 15 (14.02%) JavaScript
2 15 (14.02%) Perl
2 15 (14.02%) Python
3 14 (13.08%) PHP
4 9 (8.41%) SQL
5 2 (1.87%) ABAP
5 2 (1.87%) NATURAL
5 2 (1.87%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.93%) JSX
6 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.93%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (10.28%) Degree
2 2 (1.87%) CISSP
2 2 (1.87%) PMI Certification
2 2 (1.87%) PMP
2 2 (1.87%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.87%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.93%) CCIE
3 1 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.67%) Disclosure Scotland
1 5 (4.67%) QA
2 1 (0.93%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (14.02%) Docker
2 5 (4.67%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (1.87%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.87%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.87%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.93%) Ansible
2 1 (0.93%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.93%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.93%) Puppet
2 1 (0.93%) SCOM
2 1 (0.93%) Terraform
Vendors
1 41 (38.32%) Oracle
2 23 (21.50%) SAP
3 8 (7.48%) Microsoft
4 6 (5.61%) ServiceNow
5 5 (4.67%) Citrix
5 5 (4.67%) Pega
6 3 (2.80%) Guidewire
6 3 (2.80%) HP
6 3 (2.80%) Informatica
7 2 (1.87%) Cisco
7 2 (1.87%) OpenText
7 2 (1.87%) Palantir
7 2 (1.87%) VMware
8 1 (0.93%) Adobe
8 1 (0.93%) EMC
8 1 (0.93%) Intel
8 1 (0.93%) Software AG
8 1 (0.93%) Teradata
8 1 (0.93%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.93%) webMethods