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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 23 14 7
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -7
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 22 22 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 5.99% 7.77% 12.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.67% 8.37% 13.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 28
Average daily rate
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£400 £473 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.34% +13.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £392 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £526 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £490 £455 £450
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £49.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £61.00 £35.00 £43.50
% change year-on-year
+74.28% -19.54%
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
330 263 319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 89.92% 92.93% 91.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 92 158
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 £225 £135 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £475 £464
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 24 21
Average hourly rate £18.97 £15.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.43% -37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.18 £9.60 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £37.80 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.98%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 (35.21%) SAP
2 16 (22.54%) TOGAF
3 15 (21.13%) CRM
4 13 (18.31%) SOA
4 13 (18.31%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (18.31%) Enterprise Architecture
5 12 (16.90%) Data Modelling
5 12 (16.90%) Web Services
5 12 (16.90%) Oracle
6 11 (15.49%) ETL
6 11 (15.49%) VMS
6 11 (15.49%) IBM
6 11 (15.49%) Microsoft
6 11 (15.49%) Automotive
7 10 (14.08%) Migration
7 10 (14.08%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (12.68%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 9 (12.68%) Relational Database
8 9 (12.68%) SQL
8 9 (12.68%) .NET
9 7 (9.86%) PLM
9 7 (9.86%) Finance
9 7 (9.86%) WebSphere
9 7 (9.86%) C#
9 7 (9.86%) SQL Server
9 7 (9.86%) Procure-to-pay
9 7 (9.86%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (9.86%) Data Migration
9 7 (9.86%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (8.45%) Data Mapping

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (9.86%) WebSphere
2 3 (4.23%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.82%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Casewise Modeler
2 2 (2.82%) MS Office
2 2 (2.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (8.45%) SAP FI
1 6 (8.45%) SAP SD
1 6 (8.45%) SAP FI/CO
1 6 (8.45%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.41%) ENOVIA
2 1 (1.41%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.41%) SAN
1 1 (1.41%) LDAP
1 1 (1.41%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.08%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (12.68%) Relational Database
3 7 (9.86%) SQL Server
4 6 (8.45%) SAP Data Services
5 5 (7.04%) SAP BW
5 5 (7.04%) RDBMS
5 5 (7.04%) MySQL
5 5 (7.04%) NoSQL
6 4 (5.63%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (4.23%) Data Mining
7 3 (4.23%) DB2
7 3 (4.23%) OLAP
8 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.41%) DataStage
9 1 (1.41%) QualityStage
9 1 (1.41%) SAP BI
9 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.41%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Oracle Forms
General
1 11 (15.49%) Automotive
2 7 (9.86%) Finance
3 4 (5.63%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.23%) Marketing
5 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.41%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.90%) Web Services
2 9 (12.68%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 9 (12.68%) .NET
3 6 (8.45%) WebSphere MQ
4 5 (7.04%) ASP.NET
4 5 (7.04%) HTML
5 3 (4.23%) Hibernate
5 3 (4.23%) Spring
5 3 (4.23%) CSS
5 3 (4.23%) XML
5 3 (4.23%) .NET Framework
5 3 (4.23%) WCF
5 3 (4.23%) WPF
5 3 (4.23%) NHibernate
5 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (4.23%) HTML5
5 3 (4.23%) REST
6 2 (2.82%) Castle Windsor
6 2 (2.82%) OSGi
6 2 (2.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.45%) Open Source
2 3 (4.23%) GIS
2 3 (4.23%) Mobile Computing
3 2 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.82%) DataPower
3 2 (2.82%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.41%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.41%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.49%) VMS
2 3 (4.23%) Windows
2 3 (4.23%) Linux
3 1 (1.41%) Solaris
3 1 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (22.54%) TOGAF
2 15 (21.13%) CRM
3 13 (18.31%) SOA
3 13 (18.31%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (18.31%) Enterprise Architecture
4 12 (16.90%) Data Modelling
5 11 (15.49%) ETL
6 10 (14.08%) Migration
7 7 (9.86%) PLM
7 7 (9.86%) Procure-to-pay
7 7 (9.86%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (9.86%) Data Migration
7 7 (9.86%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (8.45%) Data Mapping
8 6 (8.45%) RUP
8 6 (8.45%) TDD
8 6 (8.45%) MVC
9 5 (7.04%) Scrum
9 5 (7.04%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (7.04%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.68%) SQL
2 7 (9.86%) C#
3 5 (7.04%) ABAP
3 5 (7.04%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.82%) PL/SQL
4 2 (2.82%) Java
4 2 (2.82%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.41%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (4.23%) Degree
2 2 (2.82%) MBA
3 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.63%) QA
2 1 (1.41%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (8.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.41%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (2.82%) MOM
Vendors
1 25 (35.21%) SAP
2 12 (16.90%) Oracle
3 11 (15.49%) IBM
3 11 (15.49%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.23%) Casewise
5 2 (2.82%) Sybase
6 1 (1.41%) VMware
6 1 (1.41%) Teradata
6 1 (1.41%) Netezza
6 1 (1.41%) Cognos
6 1 (1.41%) EMC
6 1 (1.41%) Citrix
6 1 (1.41%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.41%) Cisco