The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 21 10 20
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +10
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 20 24 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 5.99% 9.09% 4.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.69% 9.92% 5.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 6
Average daily rate
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£500 £423 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.27% -3.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £380 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £480 £450
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 £45.00 £60.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +33.33%
Architect
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Coventry 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
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
299 242 257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 89.52% 91.67% 93.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 108 114
Average daily rate £351 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.32% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £435 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 20 32
Average hourly rate £22.69 £12.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.52% -54.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £37.80 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.30 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+0.30% -7.14%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 16 (28.07%) Web Services
2 15 (26.32%) .NET
3 14 (24.56%) SAP
3 14 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (22.81%) Oracle
4 13 (22.81%) CRM
5 12 (21.05%) Microsoft
6 11 (19.30%) Automotive
7 10 (17.54%) TOGAF
7 10 (17.54%) Data Modelling
7 10 (17.54%) SQL Server
8 9 (15.79%) C#
8 9 (15.79%) Migration
9 8 (14.04%) SQL
9 8 (14.04%) IBM
10 7 (12.28%) SOA
10 7 (12.28%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (12.28%) ETL
10 7 (12.28%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (12.28%) TDD
10 7 (12.28%) Enterprise Architecture
10 7 (12.28%) WebSphere
10 7 (12.28%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 7 (12.28%) Data Migration
10 7 (12.28%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (10.53%) Relational Database
11 6 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (10.53%) WCF
11 6 (10.53%) .NET Framework
11 6 (10.53%) Open Source

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 7 (12.28%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.51%) CMS
2 2 (3.51%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.75%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.51%) Magento
3 1 (1.75%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.75%) SAP SD
3 1 (1.75%) SAP CO
3 1 (1.75%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) FTP
1 1 (1.75%) SAN
1 1 (1.75%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.54%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.28%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (10.53%) Relational Database
4 5 (8.77%) MySQL
4 5 (8.77%) SAP BW
4 5 (8.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (8.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (8.77%) SAP Data Services
5 4 (7.02%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (5.26%) DB2
6 3 (5.26%) NoSQL
6 3 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (3.51%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.75%) OLAP
8 1 (1.75%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.75%) SAP BI
8 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (5.26%) NUnit
1 3 (5.26%) MSBuild
1 3 (5.26%) SpecFlow
1 3 (5.26%) NCover
1 3 (5.26%) StyleCop
1 3 (5.26%) MSTest
1 3 (5.26%) NDepend
1 3 (5.26%) ReSharper
2 2 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (3.51%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.75%) Ant
3 1 (1.75%) Maven
3 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.75%) NuGet
3 1 (1.75%) Hudson
General
1 11 (19.30%) Automotive
2 4 (7.02%) Finance
3 3 (5.26%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.75%) Back Office
4 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.75%) Marketing
4 1 (1.75%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (28.07%) Web Services
2 15 (26.32%) .NET
3 7 (12.28%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 6 (10.53%) WCF
4 6 (10.53%) .NET Framework
5 5 (8.77%) WebSphere MQ
5 5 (8.77%) REST
6 4 (7.02%) NHibernate
6 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET
6 4 (7.02%) HTML
7 3 (5.26%) XML
7 3 (5.26%) XSLT
7 3 (5.26%) Spring
7 3 (5.26%) Hibernate
7 3 (5.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 3 (5.26%) Java EE
7 3 (5.26%) WF
8 2 (3.51%) Castle Windsor
8 2 (3.51%) WPF
8 2 (3.51%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) Open Source
2 3 (5.26%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.26%) User Experience
3 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.75%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.75%) PMI
4 1 (1.75%) PKI
4 1 (1.75%) DataPower
4 1 (1.75%) SCADA
4 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.53%) VMS
2 3 (5.26%) Windows
3 2 (3.51%) Linux
4 1 (1.75%) Solaris
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (22.81%) CRM
3 10 (17.54%) TOGAF
3 10 (17.54%) Data Modelling
4 9 (15.79%) Migration
5 7 (12.28%) SOA
5 7 (12.28%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (12.28%) ETL
5 7 (12.28%) TDD
5 7 (12.28%) Enterprise Architecture
5 7 (12.28%) Data Migration
5 7 (12.28%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (8.77%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (8.77%) PLM
7 5 (8.77%) Data Mapping
7 5 (8.77%) Mentoring
8 4 (7.02%) Product Management
8 4 (7.02%) Data Management
8 4 (7.02%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.79%) C#
2 8 (14.04%) SQL
3 5 (8.77%) ABAP
4 3 (5.26%) PL/SQL
4 3 (5.26%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.51%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.51%) Java
5 2 (3.51%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.51%) PHP
6 1 (1.75%) VB
6 1 (1.75%) C
6 1 (1.75%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 2 (3.51%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.75%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) Data Quality
2 3 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 5 (8.77%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.75%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) MOM
Vendors
1 14 (24.56%) SAP
2 13 (22.81%) Oracle
3 12 (21.05%) Microsoft
4 8 (14.04%) IBM
5 2 (3.51%) Sybase
6 1 (1.75%) Cisco
6 1 (1.75%) EMC
6 1 (1.75%) Citrix
6 1 (1.75%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.75%) VMware
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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