The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 30 26 41
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +15
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 12 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 4.48% 1.19% 1.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.80% 1.23% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 4
Average daily rate
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£419 £500 £428
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.25% +16.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £420 £422
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £580 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £57.50 £47.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+21.05% -
Architect
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Brighton region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
250 162 276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 93.28% 96.43% 98.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 77 140
Average daily rate £330 £335 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.49% -7.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £431
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 6 4
Average hourly rate £14.88 £13.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.18% -32.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.40 £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £28.98 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Architect in the job title across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Architect across the Brighton region.

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region that cited Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Architect in their job title.

1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) Java
3 3 (17.65%) TOGAF
3 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (17.65%) TDD
3 3 (17.65%) Scrum
3 3 (17.65%) Spring
3 3 (17.65%) Maven
3 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
3 3 (17.65%) WebSphere
3 3 (17.65%) Learning Management System
3 3 (17.65%) Build Automation
4 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (11.76%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (11.76%) VCDX
4 2 (11.76%) Google
4 2 (11.76%) VMware
4 2 (11.76%) E-Learning
4 2 (11.76%) Banking
4 2 (11.76%) Retail
4 2 (11.76%) Data Management
4 2 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (11.76%) ITIL
4 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
4 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
4 2 (11.76%) WAN
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.88%) ISEB

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region that cited Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (17.65%) WebSphere
2 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) WAN
2 1 (5.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Maven
2 1 (5.88%) ERwin
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) Spring
2 1 (5.88%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Learning Management System
2 2 (11.76%) E-Learning
3 1 (5.88%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (5.88%) EMV
3 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Scrum
1 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (17.65%) TDD
1 3 (17.65%) TOGAF
1 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
1 3 (17.65%) Build Automation
2 2 (11.76%) Portfolio Management
2 2 (11.76%) Data Management
2 2 (11.76%) ITIL
2 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
3 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.88%) CRM
3 1 (5.88%) Data Governance
3 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
3 1 (5.88%) Cash Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (11.76%) VCDX
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco
1 2 (11.76%) VMware
1 2 (11.76%) Google
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) SAP