Period
to 27 July 2017

The median contractor rate for an Integration Architect was £558 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 27 July 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
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 685 623 685
Rank change year-on-year -62 +62 -18
Contract jobs requiring an Integration Architect 164 294 207
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.27% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.28% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 183 137
UK median daily rate £558 £525 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.19% +0.96% -0.95%
10th Percentile £451 £413 £400
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £575 £500 £513
% change year-on-year +15.00% -2.44% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
UK 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 90422 104428 107002
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.82% 95.01% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 58668 67939 66296
UK median daily rate £430 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% +1.01%
10th Percentile £263 £255 £234
90th Percentile £620 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2875 3108 4133
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.63% +8.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.43 £10.50
90th Percentile £49.80 £47.17 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.77 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -6.47% +11.76% +1.49%

Integration Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 27 July 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 15 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 6 months to 27 July 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
England -66 155 £565 +7.62% 8
UK excluding London -32 84 £575 +15.00% 3
London -39 76 £550 -4.35% 5
East of England -5 18 £575 +9.52% 1
Midlands -8 18 £575 +4.55% 1
South East -31 16 £575 +15.00% 1
South West +23 14 £530 -3.64%
North of England +42 13 £571 +14.25%
East Midlands -25 9 £475 -5.00% 1
Yorkshire +43 8 £550 +10.00%
West Midlands +27 6 £548 -8.75%
Wales - 4 £481 -
North East +46 3 £613 +11.36%
Scotland +47 2 - -
North West +21 2 - -

Integration Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 34 (20.73%) SOA
2 29 (17.68%) Java
3 27 (16.46%) Middleware
4 25 (15.24%) SAP
5 24 (14.63%) Oracle
6 23 (14.02%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (13.41%) WebSphere
8 21 (12.80%) Microsoft
8 21 (12.80%) Data Integration
9 19 (11.59%) Data Architecture
9 19 (11.59%) MuleSoft
9 19 (11.59%) TOGAF
10 18 (10.98%) Finance
10 18 (10.98%) Enterprise Architecture
10 18 (10.98%) Data Modelling
11 17 (10.37%) IBM
12 16 (9.76%) E-Commerce
12 16 (9.76%) .NET
12 16 (9.76%) Web Services
13 15 (9.15%) Migration
13 15 (9.15%) Banking
13 15 (9.15%) REST
14 14 (8.54%) SQL Server
15 13 (7.93%) SOAP
15 13 (7.93%) Microsoft Azure
15 13 (7.93%) Open Source
16 12 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
16 12 (7.32%) SaaS
16 12 (7.32%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 12 (7.32%) Salesforce.com

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 22 (13.41%) WebSphere
2 7 (4.27%) Mule
2 7 (4.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (3.66%) Apache Solr
4 5 (3.05%) Apache
4 5 (3.05%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (3.05%) IBM Notes
4 5 (3.05%) JBoss
5 4 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (2.44%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.44%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.83%) Apache Spark
6 3 (1.83%) CMS
7 2 (1.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (1.22%) Anypoint
7 2 (1.22%) Apache Pig
7 2 (1.22%) Apache ServiceMix
7 2 (1.22%) IIS
8 1 (0.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.22%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (1.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.44%) SAP HR
2 3 (1.83%) NetSuite
3 2 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.22%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.22%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (1.22%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.61%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.61%) Maximo
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle Payroll
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.61%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.61%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.61%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (7.32%) SaaS
3 8 (4.88%) Boomi
4 5 (3.05%) Office 365
5 4 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.83%) iPaaS
7 2 (1.22%) IaaS
7 2 (1.22%) OneDrive
7 2 (1.22%) PaaS
8 1 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.61%) Rackspace Cloud
8 1 (0.61%) SuccessFactors
8 1 (0.61%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.83%) Firewall
1 3 (1.83%) FTP
1 3 (1.83%) IP Telephony
1 3 (1.83%) LAN
1 3 (1.83%) Network Security
1 3 (1.83%) WAN
2 2 (1.22%) Internet
2 2 (1.22%) NAS
2 2 (1.22%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (1.22%) SAN
2 2 (1.22%) VLAN
3 1 (0.61%) DHCP
3 1 (0.61%) DNS
3 1 (0.61%) HTTP
3 1 (0.61%) Skype
3 1 (0.61%) SSL
3 1 (0.61%) Telepresence
3 1 (0.61%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.54%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (4.88%) Hadoop
3 5 (3.05%) DataStax
4 3 (1.83%) DataStage
4 3 (1.83%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.83%) SAP HANA
5 2 (1.22%) Apache Hive
5 2 (1.22%) HBase
5 2 (1.22%) MariaDB
5 2 (1.22%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.22%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (1.22%) Power BI
5 2 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.22%) Sqoop
6 1 (0.61%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.61%) Data Lake
6 1 (0.61%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (1.83%) Hudson
1 3 (1.83%) Jenkins
1 3 (1.83%) JIRA
2 2 (1.22%) ERwin
3 1 (0.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.61%) jMock
3 1 (0.61%) JUnit
3 1 (0.61%) MagicDraw
3 1 (0.61%) Mockito
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.61%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 18 (10.98%) Finance
2 15 (9.15%) Banking
3 9 (5.49%) Retail
4 6 (3.66%) Billing
5 5 (3.05%) Legal
5 5 (3.05%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.44%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.22%) Marketing
8 1 (0.61%) Advertising
8 1 (0.61%) Back Office
8 1 (0.61%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (16.46%) Middleware
2 16 (9.76%) .NET
2 16 (9.76%) Web Services
3 15 (9.15%) REST
4 13 (7.93%) SOAP
5 9 (5.49%) EDI
5 9 (5.49%) EDIFACT
5 9 (5.49%) JMS
5 9 (5.49%) XML
6 8 (4.88%) IBM Integration Bus
6 8 (4.88%) J2EE
6 8 (4.88%) Spring
7 7 (4.27%) Oracle Fusion
7 7 (4.27%) WebSphere MQ
8 6 (3.66%) Hibernate
8 6 (3.66%) HTML
9 5 (3.05%) Elastic Stack
9 5 (3.05%) JDBC
9 5 (3.05%) Spring MVC
10 4 (2.44%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.27%) DataPower
3 6 (3.66%) Private Cloud
4 5 (3.05%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 4 (2.44%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.44%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.44%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.83%) Clustering
6 3 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.83%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.22%) FMCG
7 2 (1.22%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.22%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.61%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.61%) CESG
8 1 (0.61%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.61%) Life Science
8 1 (0.61%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.61%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.61%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.88%) Windows
2 6 (3.66%) Linux
3 4 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.83%) AIX
4 3 (1.83%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.22%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.61%) CentOS
6 1 (0.61%) Unix
6 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (20.73%) SOA
2 23 (14.02%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (12.80%) Data Integration
4 19 (11.59%) Data Architecture
4 19 (11.59%) TOGAF
5 18 (10.98%) Data Modelling
5 18 (10.98%) Enterprise Architecture
6 16 (9.76%) E-Commerce
7 15 (9.15%) Migration
8 13 (7.93%) Open Source
9 12 (7.32%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 11 (6.71%) B2B
10 11 (6.71%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (6.10%) EAI
11 10 (6.10%) Logistics
11 10 (6.10%) Microservices
11 10 (6.10%) Supplier Management
12 9 (5.49%) ERP
13 8 (4.88%) Data Management
13 8 (4.88%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 29 (17.68%) Java
2 11 (6.71%) SQL
3 5 (3.05%) C#
3 5 (3.05%) JavaScript
3 5 (3.05%) PL/SQL
4 4 (2.44%) Python
5 2 (1.22%) Apex Code
5 2 (1.22%) C
6 1 (0.61%) Perl
6 1 (0.61%) PHP
6 1 (0.61%) Ruby
6 1 (0.61%) Scala
6 1 (0.61%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.61%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (3.66%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.05%) CISA
2 5 (3.05%) CISM
2 5 (3.05%) CISSP
3 4 (2.44%) Degree
4 3 (1.83%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.22%) CCIE
5 2 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.22%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.61%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.44%) Data Quality
1 4 (2.44%) FedRAMP
1 4 (2.44%) PCI DSS
1 4 (2.44%) QA
2 1 (0.61%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (3.05%) Apache Flume
2 4 (2.44%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.22%) Docker
3 2 (1.22%) HDFS
3 2 (1.22%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.61%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 5 (3.05%) Kibana
1 5 (3.05%) logstash
2 2 (1.22%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.61%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.61%) Terraform
3 1 (0.61%) TIBCO Hawk
3 1 (0.61%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 25 (15.24%) SAP
2 24 (14.63%) Oracle
3 21 (12.80%) Microsoft
4 19 (11.59%) MuleSoft
5 17 (10.37%) IBM
6 12 (7.32%) Salesforce.com
7 10 (6.10%) Informatica
8 8 (4.88%) Dell
9 7 (4.27%) TIBCO
10 6 (3.66%) Cloudera
10 6 (3.66%) WSO2
11 5 (3.05%) Cisco
11 5 (3.05%) JD Edwards
11 5 (3.05%) Lotus
11 5 (3.05%) Red Hat
11 5 (3.05%) webMethods
12 4 (2.44%) Ab Initio
13 3 (1.83%) CA
13 3 (1.83%) Sage
13 3 (1.83%) VMware
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