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 23 January 2015 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 43 29 16
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -13
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 3 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 1.18% 4.21% 7.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% 4.41% 7.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 8
Average daily rate
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£475 £545 £444
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.84% +22.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £489 £384
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £550 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £44.25 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-13.55% -1.66%
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
239 204 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 93.73% 95.33% 96.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 96 97
Average daily rate £350 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £175 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £498 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 7 6
Average hourly rate £26.00 £15.00 £17.18
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.33% -12.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.38 £13.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £15.00 £22.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -8.33%

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 23 January 2015.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Banking
2 4 (26.67%) Data Management
3 3 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL
3 3 (20.00%) Data Architecture
3 3 (20.00%) Learning Management System
4 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (13.33%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (13.33%) VCDX
4 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (13.33%) VMware
4 2 (13.33%) E-Learning
4 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
4 2 (13.33%) WAN
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco
4 2 (13.33%) Google
4 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (13.33%) Retail
4 2 (13.33%) Financial Institution
5 1 (6.67%) Zachman Framework
5 1 (6.67%) Marketing
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (6.67%) Local Government
5 1 (6.67%) SAN
5 1 (6.67%) NHS
5 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) WAN
2 1 (6.67%) SAN
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Banking
3 2 (13.33%) Retail
3 2 (13.33%) Financial Institution
4 1 (6.67%) Local Government
4 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Learning Management System
2 2 (13.33%) E-Learning
3 1 (6.67%) NHS
3 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Data Management
2 3 (20.00%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) TOGAF
2 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (20.00%) Data Architecture
3 2 (13.33%) Portfolio Management
3 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
3 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.67%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (13.33%) VCDX
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco
1 2 (13.33%) VMware
1 2 (13.33%) Google
2 1 (6.67%) SAP