The first table below looks at the demand for the Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Coventry region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 11 14 7
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 37 17 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 9.76% 6.83% 12.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.82% 7.26% 13.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 3 29
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£420 £480 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +15.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £468 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £532 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £37.80 - £49.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £61.00 £35.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+74.28% +29.62%
Job Titles Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
342 234 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 90.24% 93.98% 90.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 72 147
Average daily rate £325 £300 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £135 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 24 26
Average hourly rate £18.97 £25.50 £21.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.62% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £37.80 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Architect
West Midlands

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 25 (32.89%) SAP
2 18 (23.68%) CRM
2 18 (23.68%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (22.37%) Data Modelling
3 17 (22.37%) TOGAF
4 16 (21.05%) Enterprise Architecture
5 15 (19.74%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (18.42%) Web Services
6 14 (18.42%) Relational Database
7 13 (17.11%) SOA
8 12 (15.79%) Microsoft
9 11 (14.47%) ETL
9 11 (14.47%) VMS
9 11 (14.47%) IBM
9 11 (14.47%) Oracle
9 11 (14.47%) Data Analysis
9 11 (14.47%) Automotive
10 10 (13.16%) Migration
10 10 (13.16%) EAI
10 10 (13.16%) RDBMS
11 9 (11.84%) SQL
11 9 (11.84%) .NET
11 9 (11.84%) PRINCE2
12 8 (10.53%) GIS
12 8 (10.53%) WebSphere Message Broker
12 8 (10.53%) Mobile Computing
13 7 (9.21%) Procure-to-pay
13 7 (9.21%) Performance Tuning
13 7 (9.21%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (9.21%) Data Migration

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 6 (7.89%) WebSphere
2 3 (3.95%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.63%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.32%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 6 (7.89%) Casewise Modeler
2 2 (2.63%) MS Office
2 2 (2.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (7.89%) SAP SD
1 6 (7.89%) SAP FI
1 6 (7.89%) SAP FI/CO
1 6 (7.89%) SAP CO
2 2 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.32%) ENOVIA
3 1 (1.32%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.32%) LDAP
1 1 (1.32%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (19.74%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (18.42%) Relational Database
3 10 (13.16%) RDBMS
4 7 (9.21%) SQL Server
5 6 (7.89%) SAP Data Services
6 5 (6.58%) MySQL
6 5 (6.58%) SAP BW
6 5 (6.58%) NoSQL
7 4 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (3.95%) DB2
8 3 (3.95%) OLAP
8 3 (3.95%) Data Mining
9 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (1.32%) IBM InfoSphere
10 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (1.32%) Hadoop
10 1 (1.32%) Apache Hive
10 1 (1.32%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Oracle Forms
General
1 11 (14.47%) Automotive
2 7 (9.21%) Finance
3 4 (5.26%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.95%) Marketing
5 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (18.42%) Web Services
2 9 (11.84%) .NET
3 8 (10.53%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 6 (7.89%) HTML
4 6 (7.89%) WebSphere MQ
5 5 (6.58%) ASP.NET
5 5 (6.58%) REST
6 4 (5.26%) HTML5
6 4 (5.26%) CSS
6 4 (5.26%) Spring
6 4 (5.26%) Hibernate
7 3 (3.95%) WCF
7 3 (3.95%) WPF
7 3 (3.95%) NHibernate
7 3 (3.95%) .NET Framework
7 3 (3.95%) XML
7 3 (3.95%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (2.63%) Akka
8 2 (2.63%) Play Framework
8 2 (2.63%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.53%) GIS
1 8 (10.53%) Mobile Computing
2 6 (7.89%) Open Source
3 3 (3.95%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.63%) DataPower
4 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.32%) Statistics
5 1 (1.32%) SCADA
5 1 (1.32%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.32%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.47%) VMS
2 3 (3.95%) Windows
3 2 (2.63%) Linux
4 1 (1.32%) Solaris
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (23.68%) CRM
1 18 (23.68%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (22.37%) Data Modelling
2 17 (22.37%) TOGAF
3 16 (21.05%) Enterprise Architecture
4 13 (17.11%) SOA
5 11 (14.47%) ETL
5 11 (14.47%) Data Analysis
6 10 (13.16%) Migration
6 10 (13.16%) EAI
7 9 (11.84%) PRINCE2
8 7 (9.21%) RUP
8 7 (9.21%) Scrum
8 7 (9.21%) MVC
8 7 (9.21%) PLM
8 7 (9.21%) TDD
8 7 (9.21%) Technical Architecture
8 7 (9.21%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (9.21%) Data Migration
8 7 (9.21%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.84%) SQL
2 7 (9.21%) C#
3 6 (7.89%) JavaScript
4 5 (6.58%) ABAP
5 3 (3.95%) Scala
5 3 (3.95%) Java
6 2 (2.63%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.63%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.32%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (5.26%) Degree
2 2 (2.63%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.63%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.63%) MBA
3 1 (1.32%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) QA
2 1 (1.32%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (7.89%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.32%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (2.63%) MOM
Vendors
1 25 (32.89%) SAP
2 12 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 11 (14.47%) Oracle
3 11 (14.47%) IBM
4 6 (7.89%) Casewise
5 2 (2.63%) Sybase
6 1 (1.32%) Cognos
6 1 (1.32%) Cisco
6 1 (1.32%) EMC
6 1 (1.32%) Citrix
6 1 (1.32%) VMware
6 1 (1.32%) Teradata
6 1 (1.32%) KANA
6 1 (1.32%) Netezza
6 1 (1.32%) Splunk
6 1 (1.32%) Cloudera
6 1 (1.32%) MapR