Period
to 19 June 2019

The median contractor rate for an Architect was £588 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 19 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.

Architect
South East > Surrey
6 months to
19 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 22 28 40
Rank change year-on-year +6 +12 -19
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 172 225 111
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 7.21% 7.35% 4.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.64% 7.76% 5.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 133 64
Surrey median daily rate £588 £575 £545
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.17% +5.50% +3.81%
10th Percentile £470 £470 £441
90th Percentile £675 £688 £651
South East median daily rate £550 £550 £525
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Surrey median hourly rate - £28.25 -
South East median hourly rate £81.25 £55.00 £29.92
% change year-on-year +47.73% +83.82% -43.01%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Contract vacancies in Surrey with a recognized job title 2,250 2,901 2,214
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.26% 94.74% 94.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,596 1,999 1,479
Surrey median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.76% -
10th Percentile £306 £293 £260
90th Percentile £625 £599 £575
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £403
% change year-on-year +5.88% +5.59% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 74 69
Surrey median hourly rate £19.55 £22.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.13% +21.62% -29.19%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.17 £12.50
90th Percentile £52.50 £51.18 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £22.45 £18.11 £17.50
% change year-on-year +23.96% +3.49% -12.50%

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

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 6 months to 19 June 2019.

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 6 months to 19 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
Sunbury-on-Thames +2 44 £590 +7.27% 2
Staines -7 17 £594 -1.04% 2
Guildford +15 12 £550 -12.00% 4
Egham +1 11 £575 -4.17%
Woking -7 5 £535 +13.23%
Epsom - 4 £525 -
Weybridge +16 2 £450 -18.18%
Leatherhead +1 1 £625 +4.17% 2
Reigate -2 1 £588 +6.82% 14
Chertsey - 1 - -
Architect
South East

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

For the 6 months to 19 June 2019, 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 Surrey region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 63 (36.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 40 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (22.09%) DevOps
4 34 (19.77%) Finance
5 28 (16.28%) Migration
6 25 (14.53%) Amazon AWS
7 21 (12.21%) SAP
7 21 (12.21%) Microsoft
8 20 (11.63%) Enterprise Architecture
8 20 (11.63%) Serverless
8 20 (11.63%) Thought Leadership
9 17 (9.88%) Degree
10 16 (9.30%) TOGAF
10 16 (9.30%) Data Centre
11 15 (8.72%) JSON
12 14 (8.14%) SharePoint
12 14 (8.14%) Salesforce.com
12 14 (8.14%) IT Strategy
13 13 (7.56%) Workday
13 13 (7.56%) Public Cloud
13 13 (7.56%) Analytics
13 13 (7.56%) SOAP
13 13 (7.56%) XML
13 13 (7.56%) Java
13 13 (7.56%) Cisco
13 13 (7.56%) Computer Science
13 13 (7.56%) Open Source
14 12 (6.98%) RESTful
14 12 (6.98%) C#
14 12 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management

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 14 (8.14%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.65%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.58%) Anypoint
3 1 (0.58%) Apache
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 8 (4.65%) Chatbot
1 8 (4.65%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (4.07%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 7 (4.07%) ENOVIA
2 6 (3.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (3.49%) SAP HR
3 2 (1.16%) SAP GRC
3 2 (1.16%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.58%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.58%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.58%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.58%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 63 (36.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (14.53%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (11.63%) Serverless
4 10 (5.81%) Azure Functions
4 10 (5.81%) SuccessFactors
5 9 (5.23%) Office 365
5 9 (5.23%) PaaS
5 9 (5.23%) SaaS
6 7 (4.07%) AWS Lambda
6 7 (4.07%) Dynamics 365
7 6 (3.49%) Azure Active Directory
8 5 (2.91%) IaaS
9 3 (1.74%) Amazon S3
10 2 (1.16%) Boomi
10 2 (1.16%) GitHub
10 2 (1.16%) OneDrive
10 2 (1.16%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.58%) Azure Data Factory
11 1 (0.58%) Azure Machine Learning
11 1 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.98%) Skype
2 8 (4.65%) Firewall
3 5 (2.91%) Cisco IPT
3 5 (2.91%) PABX
3 5 (2.91%) Unified Communications
4 4 (2.33%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (2.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (2.33%) Internet
5 3 (1.74%) Intranet
5 3 (1.74%) Network Security
6 2 (1.16%) SSL
6 2 (1.16%) VSAN
7 1 (0.58%) Cisco Wireless
7 1 (0.58%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.58%) MPLS
7 1 (0.58%) SMTP
7 1 (0.58%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.58%) VPN
7 1 (0.58%) WAN
7 1 (0.58%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.07%) Data Lake
1 7 (4.07%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.49%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.74%) Cosmos DB
4 2 (1.16%) Big Data
4 2 (1.16%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.58%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (0.58%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.58%) Blockchain
5 1 (0.58%) HBase
5 1 (0.58%) HDInsight
5 1 (0.58%) OLAP
5 1 (0.58%) OLTP
5 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.58%) Qlik Sense
5 1 (0.58%) QlikView
5 1 (0.58%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.58%) Redis
5 1 (0.58%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (2.91%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.16%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.16%) Maven
3 1 (0.58%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.58%) JIRA
3 1 (0.58%) JUnit
3 1 (0.58%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 34 (19.77%) Finance
2 9 (5.23%) Pharmaceutical
3 8 (4.65%) Banking
4 3 (1.74%) Automotive
4 3 (1.74%) Marketing
4 3 (1.74%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.16%) Advertising
5 2 (1.16%) Law
6 1 (0.58%) Billing
6 1 (0.58%) Electronics
6 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.58%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.58%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (8.72%) JSON
2 13 (7.56%) SOAP
2 13 (7.56%) XML
3 12 (6.98%) RESTful
4 11 (6.40%) .NET
5 10 (5.81%) AngularJS
6 8 (4.65%) WCF
7 5 (2.91%) Kafka
7 5 (2.91%) REST
8 4 (2.33%) OAuth
9 3 (1.74%) Node.js
9 3 (1.74%) Web Services
10 2 (1.16%) Apache Cordova
10 2 (1.16%) Ionic Framework
10 2 (1.16%) J2EE
10 2 (1.16%) OpenID
10 2 (1.16%) RAML
10 2 (1.16%) SailPoint
11 1 (0.58%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (0.58%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.30%) Data Centre
2 13 (7.56%) Public Cloud
3 12 (6.98%) Virtual Team
4 7 (4.07%) Hybrid Cloud
4 7 (4.07%) User Experience
5 5 (2.91%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.74%) CMDB
7 3 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.74%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.16%) Clustering
8 2 (1.16%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.16%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.16%) Replication
9 1 (0.58%) BYOD
9 1 (0.58%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.58%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.58%) Over-the-Top Content
9 1 (0.58%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.49%) Windows
2 5 (2.91%) Linux
3 2 (1.16%) Android
3 2 (1.16%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.16%) VMS
3 2 (1.16%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.58%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (22.09%) DevOps
3 28 (16.28%) Migration
4 20 (11.63%) Enterprise Architecture
4 20 (11.63%) Thought Leadership
5 16 (9.30%) TOGAF
6 14 (8.14%) IT Strategy
7 13 (7.56%) Analytics
7 13 (7.56%) Computer Science
7 13 (7.56%) Open Source
8 12 (6.98%) Data Strategy
8 12 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (6.40%) Data Migration
9 11 (6.40%) Strategic Roadmap
9 11 (6.40%) Technical Leadership
10 10 (5.81%) Data Management
11 9 (5.23%) Architectural Design
11 9 (5.23%) CRM
11 9 (5.23%) DevSecOps
11 9 (5.23%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 13 (7.56%) Java
2 12 (6.98%) C#
3 9 (5.23%) SQL
4 4 (2.33%) PowerShell
4 4 (2.33%) Python
4 4 (2.33%) VB
5 3 (1.74%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.58%) Apex Code
6 1 (0.58%) Groovy
6 1 (0.58%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (9.88%) Degree
2 12 (6.98%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (4.65%) CCNP
3 8 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (3.49%) Security Cleared
5 4 (2.33%) CISSP
5 4 (2.33%) TOGAF Certification
6 3 (1.74%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.16%) CCIE
7 2 (1.16%) CISMP
8 1 (0.58%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.58%) CCDA
8 1 (0.58%) CCDP
8 1 (0.58%) CCNA
8 1 (0.58%) CCSA
8 1 (0.58%) CCSE
8 1 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.58%) JNCIE
8 1 (0.58%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (1.16%) NIST
1 2 (1.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (5.81%) Docker
2 7 (4.07%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.58%) HDFS
4 1 (0.58%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.58%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 10 (5.81%) Kubernetes
2 6 (3.49%) Ansible
3 4 (2.33%) FortiGate
4 3 (1.74%) Puppet
4 3 (1.74%) Terraform
5 2 (1.16%) Istio
5 2 (1.16%) Nagios
5 2 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.58%) Jamf Pro
6 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 21 (12.21%) Microsoft
1 21 (12.21%) SAP
2 14 (8.14%) Salesforce.com
3 13 (7.56%) Cisco
3 13 (7.56%) Workday
4 8 (4.65%) Genesys
5 7 (4.07%) VMware
6 6 (3.49%) Black Duck
7 5 (2.91%) F5
7 5 (2.91%) ServiceNow
8 4 (2.33%) Dell
9 3 (1.74%) IBM
9 3 (1.74%) Informatica
9 3 (1.74%) MuleSoft
9 3 (1.74%) Oracle
10 2 (1.16%) Citrix
10 2 (1.16%) Fortinet
10 2 (1.16%) IBM Sterling
10 2 (1.16%) Veeam
11 1 (0.58%) SolarWinds