Period
to 15 December 2017

The median contractor rate for an Architect was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 15 December 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
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 33 30
Rank change year-on-year +10 -3 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 195 118 170
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 6.90% 5.36% 6.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.29% 5.62% 6.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 74 87
Surrey median daily rate £550 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £435 £406 £379
90th Percentile £638 £588 £643
South East median daily rate £548 £513 £500
% change year-on-year +6.83% +2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £80.73 £53.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year +50.90% +12.63% +11.76%

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 2676 2101 2639
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.69% 95.37% 95.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1895 1359 1632
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £411
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.34% +9.67%
10th Percentile £275 £185 £263
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 114 90
Surrey median hourly rate £17.00 £21.63 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.39% +5.49% +17.14%
10th Percentile £11.62 £12.33 £11.75
90th Percentile £47.63 £44.78 £48.88
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £18.96 £17.77
% change year-on-year -5.08% +6.71% +11.06%

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 15 December 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 6 months to 15 December 2017. 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 +8 45 £550 +4.76% 1
Staines +3 41 £550 +2.33% 4
Leatherhead +1 10 £531 -1.16% 3
Guildford -6 5 £525 +29.23% 3
Reigate - 5 £600 - 1
Chertsey -5 3 - - 1
Egham +7 2 £500 -
Epsom - 2 - -
Cobham - 2 £375 -
Camberley - 2 - -
Redhill - 2 £583 - 1
Weybridge +7 1 £500 - 1
Architect
South East

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

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 43 (22.05%) Finance
1 43 (22.05%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (17.95%) TOGAF
2 35 (17.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (14.87%) Java
4 28 (14.36%) SAP
4 28 (14.36%) Windows
4 28 (14.36%) Migration
5 24 (12.31%) Scrum
6 22 (11.28%) Microsoft
7 21 (10.77%) Amazon AWS
8 19 (9.74%) XML
8 19 (9.74%) Linux
8 19 (9.74%) Stakeholder Management
9 18 (9.23%) Firewall
9 18 (9.23%) Enterprise Architecture
9 18 (9.23%) Data Centre
10 17 (8.72%) Network Security
10 17 (8.72%) SQL
11 16 (8.21%) ITIL
11 16 (8.21%) VoIP
11 16 (8.21%) Salesforce.com
11 16 (8.21%) DevOps
12 15 (7.69%) Kanban
13 14 (7.18%) Information Management
13 14 (7.18%) Unix
14 13 (6.67%) Oracle
15 12 (6.15%) Web Services
15 12 (6.15%) CRM
15 12 (6.15%) Cisco

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 8 (4.10%) Apache Spark
2 6 (3.08%) Apache Pig
3 5 (2.56%) CMS
3 5 (2.56%) SAS
4 4 (2.05%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (1.54%) Documentum
5 3 (1.54%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.03%) Apache
6 2 (1.03%) Apache ServiceMix
6 2 (1.03%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.56%) SAP IS-U
2 4 (2.05%) Maximo
3 3 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.03%) SAP CO
4 2 (1.03%) SAP FI
4 2 (1.03%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (1.03%) SAP Hybris
4 2 (1.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (1.03%) SAP PM
4 2 (1.03%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.51%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 1 (0.51%) OpenText VIM for SAP
5 1 (0.51%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.51%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.51%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.51%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 35 (17.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (10.77%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (5.13%) SaaS
4 8 (4.10%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 8 (4.10%) PaaS
5 6 (3.08%) Serverless
6 5 (2.56%) Force.com
6 5 (2.56%) Office 365
6 5 (2.56%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 5 (2.56%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 5 (2.56%) Veeva
7 3 (1.54%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (1.54%) IaaS
8 2 (1.03%) G Suite
9 1 (0.51%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (9.23%) Firewall
2 17 (8.72%) Network Security
3 16 (8.21%) VoIP
4 11 (5.64%) HTTP
5 7 (3.59%) TCP/IP
6 6 (3.08%) IPsec
6 6 (3.08%) LAN
6 6 (3.08%) WAN
7 5 (2.56%) LDAP
8 4 (2.05%) Asterisk PBX
8 4 (2.05%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (2.05%) CTI
8 4 (2.05%) DNS
8 4 (2.05%) HTTPS
8 4 (2.05%) PBX
8 4 (2.05%) RTP
8 4 (2.05%) Softphone
8 4 (2.05%) SSH
9 3 (1.54%) VPN
10 2 (1.03%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.62%) Big Data
1 9 (4.62%) NoSQL
2 7 (3.59%) NewSQL
3 6 (3.08%) Apache Hive
3 6 (3.08%) HBase
3 6 (3.08%) SAP BW
3 6 (3.08%) Sqoop
4 5 (2.56%) Hadoop
4 5 (2.56%) SAP Data Services
4 5 (2.56%) SQL Server
5 4 (2.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 4 (2.05%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.05%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.54%) SAP HANA
7 2 (1.03%) Data Lake
7 2 (1.03%) DocumentDB
8 1 (0.51%) Power BI
8 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 7 (3.59%) JIRA
1 7 (3.59%) Subversion
2 5 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (2.56%) Visual Studio
3 4 (2.05%) Git (software)
3 4 (2.05%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.03%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.51%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.51%) Toad
5 1 (0.51%) Travis CI
General
1 43 (22.05%) Finance
2 6 (3.08%) Banking
2 6 (3.08%) Marketing
3 5 (2.56%) Law
4 4 (2.05%) German Language
4 4 (2.05%) Retail
4 4 (2.05%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.54%) Billing
6 2 (1.03%) Advertising
6 2 (1.03%) Electronics
6 2 (1.03%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.03%) Publishing
7 1 (0.51%) Games
7 1 (0.51%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (9.74%) XML
2 12 (6.15%) Web Services
3 11 (5.64%) SOAP
4 10 (5.13%) J2EE
5 9 (4.62%) REST
6 8 (4.10%) JSON
7 7 (3.59%) .NET
7 7 (3.59%) HTML
8 6 (3.08%) Spring
8 6 (3.08%) WCF
9 5 (2.56%) Apache Camel
9 5 (2.56%) CSS
9 5 (2.56%) Kafka
9 5 (2.56%) Spring Boot
9 5 (2.56%) Spring Cloud
10 4 (2.05%) AngularJS
10 4 (2.05%) RESTful
10 4 (2.05%) RFC 2833
10 4 (2.05%) XHTML
10 4 (2.05%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.23%) Data Centre
2 12 (6.15%) Public Cloud
2 12 (6.15%) User Experience
3 4 (2.05%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.05%) CMDB
3 4 (2.05%) Fintech
3 4 (2.05%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.05%) SWIFT
4 3 (1.54%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (1.54%) PKI
5 2 (1.03%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.03%) Cyber Attack
5 2 (1.03%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.03%) RIA
5 2 (1.03%) Smart Meter
5 2 (1.03%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.51%) BYOD
6 1 (0.51%) Life Science
6 1 (0.51%) SCADA
6 1 (0.51%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 28 (14.36%) Windows
2 19 (9.74%) Linux
3 14 (7.18%) Unix
4 8 (4.10%) Windows Server
5 5 (2.56%) Windows 10
6 4 (2.05%) Debian
6 4 (2.05%) Fedora
6 4 (2.05%) Ubuntu
6 4 (2.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.54%) Solaris
8 2 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.51%) Android
9 1 (0.51%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (22.05%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (17.95%) TOGAF
3 28 (14.36%) Migration
4 24 (12.31%) Scrum
5 19 (9.74%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (9.23%) Enterprise Architecture
7 16 (8.21%) DevOps
7 16 (8.21%) ITIL
8 15 (7.69%) Kanban
9 14 (7.18%) Information Management
10 12 (6.15%) Analytics
10 12 (6.15%) Configuration Management
10 12 (6.15%) CRM
10 12 (6.15%) Microservices
11 11 (5.64%) Mentoring
12 10 (5.13%) BDD
12 10 (5.13%) System Testing
12 10 (5.13%) Technical Architecture
12 10 (5.13%) User Acceptance Testing
13 9 (4.62%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 29 (14.87%) Java
2 17 (8.72%) SQL
3 10 (5.13%) C#
3 10 (5.13%) Shell Script
4 7 (3.59%) JavaScript
5 4 (2.05%) Python
6 3 (1.54%) Ruby
7 2 (1.03%) C
7 2 (1.03%) Scala
8 1 (0.51%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.51%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.51%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (5.13%) CCNP
1 10 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (4.62%) CCIE
2 9 (4.62%) CCNA
2 9 (4.62%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.59%) SC Cleared
4 6 (3.08%) Degree
5 3 (1.54%) CISM
5 3 (1.54%) CISSP
6 1 (0.51%) CCIE Security
6 1 (0.51%) CCSA
6 1 (0.51%) CCSE
6 1 (0.51%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.56%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.05%) Data Quality
3 4 (2.05%) PA-DSS
4 3 (1.54%) GDPR
5 1 (0.51%) ECSS
System Software
1 11 (5.64%) Docker
2 5 (2.56%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.56%) Apache Flume
2 5 (2.56%) HDFS
3 4 (2.05%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (2.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.54%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (1.03%) OpenAM
5 2 (1.03%) OpenDJ
5 2 (1.03%) OpenIDM
Systems Management
1 8 (4.10%) SCCM
2 5 (2.56%) Hadoop YARN
2 5 (2.56%) Terraform
3 4 (2.05%) Puppet
3 4 (2.05%) vCenter Server
4 3 (1.54%) Ansible
4 3 (1.54%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.51%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.51%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 28 (14.36%) SAP
2 22 (11.28%) Microsoft
3 16 (8.21%) Salesforce.com
4 13 (6.67%) Oracle
5 12 (6.15%) Cisco
6 7 (3.59%) Red Hat
6 7 (3.59%) VMware
7 6 (3.08%) Cloudera
7 6 (3.08%) JD Edwards
7 6 (3.08%) Tableau
7 6 (3.08%) Wallstreet Suite
8 5 (2.56%) CheckPoint
8 5 (2.56%) Citrix
8 5 (2.56%) F5
8 5 (2.56%) Hortonworks
8 5 (2.56%) OpenText
8 5 (2.56%) SolarWinds
9 4 (2.05%) MobileIron
9 4 (2.05%) ServiceNow
10 3 (1.54%) hybris