The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cheshire region that had Applications Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Architect
Rank - 71 -
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Architect 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.11% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £550
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Applications Architect
North 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 Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
727 870 730
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 94.05% 94.87% 95.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 508 518 394
Median daily rate £401 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £285 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 49 52
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.16 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.17% +7.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.12 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.24%

Applications Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Cheshire region that featured Applications Architect in the job title.

Applications Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Applications Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Applications Architect Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Applications Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, Applications 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 across the Cheshire region featuring Applications Architect in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) DB2
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) AIX
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) XHTML
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Extreme Programming
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills

Applications Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (25.00%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) DB2
1 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) JSON
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) XHTML
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) AIX
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Extreme Programming
1 1 (25.00%) Microservices
1 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
1 1 (25.00%) SOA
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle