The median contractor rate for a Integration Architect was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 30 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.

Integration Architect
UK
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 503 512 535
Rank change year-on-year +9 +23  
Contract jobs requiring an Integration Architect 97 146 103
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.21% 0.26% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.27% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 82 68
Median daily rate £550 £525 £540
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% -2.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £650 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £500 £525
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £37.80

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 43831 53159 52965
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.58% 95.10% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 28449 34627 32119
Median daily rate £433 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.76% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year +1.13% +5.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1436 1538 2125
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £44.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.83
% change year-on-year - +4.01%  

Integration Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Integration Architect in the UK

Integration Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Integration Architect in the UK

Integration Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Integration Architect over the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Integration Architect in the UK

Integration Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Integration Architect in the UK

Integration Architect
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Integration Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 30 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
England +8 94 £550 +4.76% 14
London +25 43 £550 -8.33% 11
South West +16 14 £530 -3.63%
Wiltshire +12 13 £515 -1.90%
South East +2 11 £575 +15.00%
Berkshire +22 10 £575 +9.52%
East Midlands -19 8 £475 +5.55% 1
Yorkshire +22 5 £550 +10.00%
Chippenham - 5 - -
East of England -15 4 - - 1
Slough - 4 £575 -
Newcastle upon Tyne +25 3 £613 +2.08%
West Yorkshire +24 3 £550 +10.00%
Tyne and Wear +24 3 £613 +2.08%
West Midlands +20 3 - -
North East +20 3 £613 +2.08%
Leeds +17 3 £550 +10.00%
Swindon -1 3 £483 -8.09%
Hayes - 3 £450 -
North West +30 2 - - 1
Bedfordshire +1 2 - -
Hertfordshire 0 2 - -
City of London -17 2 £466 -22.29% 5
Bracknell - 2 - -
Loughborough - 2 £550 -
Staffordshire - 2 - -
Midlands - 2 £600 -
Leicestershire - 2 £550 -
Reading +16 1 £425 +51.78%
Hampshire +10 1 £550 +22.22%

Integration Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2017, Integration 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 featuring Integration Architect in the job title.

1 59 (23.98%) SOA
2 44 (17.89%) Oracle
3 40 (16.26%) Java
3 40 (16.26%) REST
4 38 (15.45%) Web Services
4 38 (15.45%) XML
5 35 (14.23%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (13.82%) MuleSoft
7 33 (13.41%) SAP
7 33 (13.41%) SOAP
8 30 (12.20%) Finance
9 28 (11.38%) Banking
9 28 (11.38%) IBM
9 28 (11.38%) Microsoft
9 28 (11.38%) Microsoft Azure
10 27 (10.98%) Data Modelling
11 25 (10.16%) TOGAF
12 24 (9.76%) Middleware
13 23 (9.35%) WebSphere
13 23 (9.35%) Data Integration
14 22 (8.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 21 (8.54%) Stakeholder Management
16 20 (8.13%) Migration
16 20 (8.13%) SQL
17 19 (7.72%) IBM Integration Bus
18 18 (7.32%) .NET
18 18 (7.32%) B2B
18 18 (7.32%) Salesforce.com
18 18 (7.32%) Data Architecture
18 18 (7.32%) Kafka

Integration Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 23 (9.35%) WebSphere
2 22 (8.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 13 (5.28%) Anypoint
4 11 (4.47%) Apache
5 8 (3.25%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (2.03%) IBM Notes
7 4 (1.63%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (1.22%) Apache Solr
8 3 (1.22%) JBoss
9 2 (0.81%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.81%) CMS
9 2 (0.81%) Mule
9 2 (0.81%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.81%) Oracle Service Bus
9 2 (0.81%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.41%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.41%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.41%) Confluence
10 1 (0.41%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (2.85%) SAP HR
2 5 (2.03%) SAP HCM
3 3 (1.22%) NetSuite
3 3 (1.22%) Workday HCM
4 2 (0.81%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.81%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.81%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.41%) Maximo
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle Payroll
5 1 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.41%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.41%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 28 (11.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (6.50%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (5.69%) Boomi
4 12 (4.88%) SaaS
5 7 (2.85%) Office 365
6 6 (2.44%) iPaaS
7 4 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (1.22%) PaaS
9 2 (0.81%) IaaS
9 2 (0.81%) IBM Cloud
9 2 (0.81%) SoftLayer
10 1 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.41%) AtomSphere
10 1 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.41%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.41%) Rackspace Cloud
10 1 (0.41%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.41%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.03%) FTP
2 4 (1.63%) HTTP
3 3 (1.22%) IP Telephony
3 3 (1.22%) LDAP
4 1 (0.41%) DHCP
4 1 (0.41%) DNS
4 1 (0.41%) Internet
4 1 (0.41%) NAS
4 1 (0.41%) Network Security
4 1 (0.41%) Skype
4 1 (0.41%) SSL
4 1 (0.41%) Telepresence
4 1 (0.41%) VPN
4 1 (0.41%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (5.69%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.47%) NoSQL
3 10 (4.07%) Oracle Database
4 7 (2.85%) Big Data
4 7 (2.85%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (2.85%) Hadoop
5 5 (2.03%) KDB
5 5 (2.03%) SAP HANA
5 5 (2.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (1.63%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.22%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (1.22%) DataStage
7 3 (1.22%) HBase
7 3 (1.22%) Looker
7 3 (1.22%) OLAP
7 3 (1.22%) Oracle ODI
7 3 (1.22%) Redis
8 2 (0.81%) OLTP
8 2 (0.81%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.81%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 6 (2.44%) JIRA
2 3 (1.22%) Maven
3 2 (0.81%) Hudson
3 2 (0.81%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.41%) ERwin
4 1 (0.41%) MagicDraw
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.41%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.41%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 30 (12.20%) Finance
2 28 (11.38%) Banking
3 17 (6.91%) Retail
4 6 (2.44%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.03%) Billing
5 5 (2.03%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.63%) Legal
7 2 (0.81%) Advertising
7 2 (0.81%) Marketing
8 1 (0.41%) German Language
8 1 (0.41%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (16.26%) REST
2 38 (15.45%) Web Services
2 38 (15.45%) XML
3 33 (13.41%) SOAP
4 24 (9.76%) Middleware
5 19 (7.72%) IBM Integration Bus
6 18 (7.32%) .NET
6 18 (7.32%) Kafka
7 16 (6.50%) JSON
8 15 (6.10%) Oracle Fusion
9 14 (5.69%) Spring
10 10 (4.07%) JMS
10 10 (4.07%) RESTful
11 9 (3.66%) EDIFACT
11 9 (3.66%) Node.js
12 8 (3.25%) EDI
12 8 (3.25%) J2EE
12 8 (3.25%) XSD
12 8 (3.25%) XSLT
13 7 (2.85%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.28%) Data Structures
2 9 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (2.85%) DataPower
4 4 (1.63%) EPoS
4 4 (1.63%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (1.22%) Data Centre
5 3 (1.22%) Fintech
5 3 (1.22%) Mainframe
5 3 (1.22%) PKI
5 3 (1.22%) Private Cloud
5 3 (1.22%) Reference Data
6 2 (0.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.81%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (0.81%) iPad
6 2 (0.81%) User Experience
6 2 (0.81%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.41%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.41%) RIA
7 1 (0.41%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.44%) Windows
2 5 (2.03%) Linux
2 5 (2.03%) Unix
3 4 (1.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.22%) AIX
5 1 (0.41%) CentOS
5 1 (0.41%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (23.98%) SOA
2 35 (14.23%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (10.98%) Data Modelling
4 25 (10.16%) TOGAF
5 23 (9.35%) Data Integration
6 21 (8.54%) Stakeholder Management
7 20 (8.13%) Migration
8 18 (7.32%) B2B
8 18 (7.32%) Data Architecture
9 15 (6.10%) ERP
10 14 (5.69%) Enterprise Architecture
11 13 (5.28%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (5.28%) Open Source
11 13 (5.28%) Service Design
12 12 (4.88%) DevOps
12 12 (4.88%) Event-Driven Architecture
12 12 (4.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 11 (4.47%) API Integration
13 11 (4.47%) Logical Data Model
14 10 (4.07%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 40 (16.26%) Java
2 20 (8.13%) SQL
3 7 (2.85%) C#
4 6 (2.44%) JavaScript
4 6 (2.44%) PL/SQL
5 3 (1.22%) C
6 2 (0.81%) ABAP
6 2 (0.81%) C++
6 2 (0.81%) Python
6 2 (0.81%) XPath
7 1 (0.41%) Perl
7 1 (0.41%) Ruby
7 1 (0.41%) Scala
7 1 (0.41%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (4.07%) Security Cleared
2 7 (2.85%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.03%) DV Cleared
4 3 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.81%) CISA
5 2 (0.81%) CISM
5 2 (0.81%) CISSP
5 2 (0.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.22%) Data Quality
1 3 (1.22%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (0.81%) FedRAMP
2 2 (0.81%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.81%) QA
3 1 (0.41%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.81%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.81%) Apache Flume
2 2 (0.81%) Docker
2 2 (0.81%) vCloud
3 1 (0.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.41%) BitLocker
3 1 (0.41%) HDFS
3 1 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (4.47%) MOM
2 3 (1.22%) Kibana
2 3 (1.22%) logstash
2 3 (1.22%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 2 (0.81%) Ansible
3 2 (0.81%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.41%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.41%) Control-M
4 1 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.41%) Terraform
Vendors
1 44 (17.89%) Oracle
2 34 (13.82%) MuleSoft
3 33 (13.41%) SAP
4 28 (11.38%) IBM
4 28 (11.38%) Microsoft
5 18 (7.32%) Salesforce.com
6 14 (5.69%) Informatica
7 13 (5.28%) webMethods
8 12 (4.88%) Dell
9 11 (4.47%) TIBCO
10 7 (2.85%) WSO2
11 6 (2.44%) Ab Initio
11 6 (2.44%) VMware
12 5 (2.03%) Apigee
12 5 (2.03%) CA
12 5 (2.03%) Cisco
12 5 (2.03%) Cloudera
12 5 (2.03%) Lotus
12 5 (2.03%) Software AG
12 5 (2.03%) Workday
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