The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Applications Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Architect
Rank - - 33
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Architect 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff - - 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £540 £450 £500
% change year-on-year
+19.88% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Applications Architect
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff 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
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
339 223 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 96.31% 93.31% 92.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 130 135
Average daily rate £350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £220 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 18 13
Average hourly rate £12.00 £16.16 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.74% +11.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.70 £10.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £19.17 £17.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

Applications Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Applications Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Applications Architect
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region that cited Applications 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 Applications Architect in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development

Applications Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region that cited Applications 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 Applications Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix