The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol 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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 23 22 36
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +14
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 53 58 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 6.05% 6.65% 3.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.56% 7.12% 3.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 39 14
Average daily rate
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£500 £450 £480
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £425 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £38.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 £44.63 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+10.92% -6.05%
Architect
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
808 815 609
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 92.24% 93.46% 92.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 578 562 368
Average daily rate £375 £358 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.89% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 41 39
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +19.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £95.00 £29.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.74 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -2.85%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 32 (25.00%) Java
2 29 (22.66%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (18.75%) Finance
3 24 (18.75%) Security Cleared
4 23 (17.97%) CRM
4 23 (17.97%) Microsoft
5 19 (14.84%) SQL
6 18 (14.06%) SOA
7 17 (13.28%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (13.28%) Open Source
8 16 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
8 16 (12.50%) Active Directory
8 16 (12.50%) .NET
9 15 (11.72%) Data Modelling
9 15 (11.72%) BizTalk Server
9 15 (11.72%) SharePoint
9 15 (11.72%) SC Cleared
9 15 (11.72%) Dynamics CRM
9 15 (11.72%) Dynamics AX
9 15 (11.72%) Degree
10 14 (10.94%) Technical Architecture
10 14 (10.94%) SharePoint 2010
10 14 (10.94%) Disaster Recovery
11 13 (10.16%) Clustering
11 13 (10.16%) Hyper-V
11 13 (10.16%) SharePoint 2013
12 12 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2013
12 12 (9.38%) Data Integration
12 12 (9.38%) Lync
12 12 (9.38%) Information Management

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 15 (11.72%) SharePoint
1 15 (11.72%) BizTalk Server
2 14 (10.94%) SharePoint 2010
3 13 (10.16%) SharePoint 2013
4 12 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (9.38%) Lync
5 3 (2.34%) Liferay
5 3 (2.34%) IIS
6 2 (1.56%) AquaLogic
6 2 (1.56%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.56%) AquaLogic Service Bus
6 2 (1.56%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.56%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.78%) SugarCRM
7 1 (0.78%) Mule
7 1 (0.78%) JBoss
7 1 (0.78%) Apache
7 1 (0.78%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.78%) ArcSDE
Applications
1 8 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.56%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.78%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (0.78%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (11.72%) Dynamics CRM
1 15 (11.72%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (3.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.56%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.78%) SAP MDM
4 1 (0.78%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 16 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.34%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (2.34%) Amazon S3
2 3 (2.34%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.34%) SaaS
2 3 (2.34%) PaaS
3 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.78%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.91%) WAN
2 4 (3.13%) Internet
2 4 (3.13%) LAN
3 1 (0.78%) VoIP
3 1 (0.78%) MPLS
3 1 (0.78%) Firewall
3 1 (0.78%) Wireless
3 1 (0.78%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.78%) DHCP
3 1 (0.78%) VPN
3 1 (0.78%) DNS
3 1 (0.78%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (4.69%) MySQL
2 6 (4.69%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.34%) EDRMS
4 2 (1.56%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.56%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.56%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.78%) Big Data
5 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.78%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (0.78%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.78%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.78%) DB2
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.78%) JUnit
1 1 (0.78%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (0.78%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (0.78%) ERwin
1 1 (0.78%) Maven
1 1 (0.78%) Selenium
1 1 (0.78%) FitNesse
1 1 (0.78%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (0.78%) TestNG
1 1 (0.78%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.78%) WebDriver
1 1 (0.78%) Axure RP
General
1 24 (18.75%) Finance
2 7 (5.47%) Local Government
2 7 (5.47%) Marketing
3 5 (3.91%) Electronics
3 5 (3.91%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.91%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.78%) Military
4 1 (0.78%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (12.50%) .NET
2 11 (8.59%) Application Packaging
3 10 (7.81%) HTML
3 10 (7.81%) Web Services
3 10 (7.81%) HTML5
4 9 (7.03%) Spring
5 8 (6.25%) Middleware
6 5 (3.91%) JSON
6 5 (3.91%) Spring MVC
6 5 (3.91%) REST
7 4 (3.13%) Hibernate
7 4 (3.13%) XML
8 3 (2.34%) J2EE
8 3 (2.34%) AngularJS
9 2 (1.56%) Akka
9 2 (1.56%) Play Framework
9 2 (1.56%) Lucene
10 1 (0.78%) Ruby on Rails
10 1 (0.78%) JPA
10 1 (0.78%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.28%) Open Source
2 13 (10.16%) Clustering
3 12 (9.38%) Data Integration
4 10 (7.81%) Computer Science
5 7 (5.47%) Management Information System
6 6 (4.69%) Reference Data
6 6 (4.69%) User Experience
7 5 (3.91%) DTV
8 3 (2.34%) Thin Client
8 3 (2.34%) Fat Client
9 2 (1.56%) Replication
9 2 (1.56%) Data Extraction
9 2 (1.56%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.56%) IVR
9 2 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.56%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.56%) Social Media
10 1 (0.78%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.78%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.91%) Windows
1 5 (3.91%) Linux
2 2 (1.56%) UNIX
3 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (22.66%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (17.97%) CRM
3 18 (14.06%) SOA
4 17 (13.28%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (11.72%) Data Modelling
6 14 (10.94%) Disaster Recovery
6 14 (10.94%) Technical Architecture
7 12 (9.38%) Information Management
8 11 (8.59%) Enterprise Architecture
9 10 (7.81%) TOGAF
9 10 (7.81%) Data Architecture
9 10 (7.81%) Scrum
10 9 (7.03%) MVC
10 9 (7.03%) Project Management
11 8 (6.25%) Workflow
11 8 (6.25%) Migration
12 7 (5.47%) BPR
12 7 (5.47%) Systems Analysis
12 7 (5.47%) Mentoring
12 7 (5.47%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 32 (25.00%) Java
2 19 (14.84%) SQL
3 12 (9.38%) JavaScript
4 11 (8.59%) PHP
5 9 (7.03%) Ruby
6 3 (2.34%) Scala
6 3 (2.34%) Golang
6 3 (2.34%) Python
7 2 (1.56%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.56%) C#
8 1 (0.78%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 15 (11.72%) Degree
2 15 (11.72%) SC Cleared
3 9 (7.03%) ISEB
4 2 (1.56%) HND
5 1 (0.78%) VCP4
5 1 (0.78%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.34%) QA
2 2 (1.56%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.78%) SLA
3 1 (0.78%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.78%) Solvency II
System Software
1 16 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 13 (10.16%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (2.34%) Puppet
1 3 (2.34%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (17.97%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.38%) Oracle
3 8 (6.25%) SAP
4 5 (3.91%) TIBCO
5 3 (2.34%) Citrix
5 3 (2.34%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.56%) TippingPoint
6 2 (1.56%) hybris
6 2 (1.56%) ArcSight
6 2 (1.56%) Percona
6 2 (1.56%) IBM
6 2 (1.56%) BEA
6 2 (1.56%) Informatica
6 2 (1.56%) ATG
6 2 (1.56%) Tripwire
7 1 (0.78%) Netezza
7 1 (0.78%) DataFlux
7 1 (0.78%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.78%) Teradata
7 1 (0.78%) Embarcadero
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