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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 24 15 13
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 20 21 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 5.42% 7.09% 8.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.21% 7.69% 9.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 16
Average daily rate
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£450 £400 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £368 £408
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £416 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £453 £450
% change year-on-year
+10.49% +0.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £49.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.25 £47.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
322 273 282
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 87.26% 92.23% 90.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 111 135
Average daily rate £325 £310 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% -17.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £135 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 24 28
Average hourly rate £22.50 £13.75 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -47.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £37.80 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 19 (31.15%) SAP
2 13 (21.31%) Oracle
2 13 (21.31%) TOGAF
3 12 (19.67%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (19.67%) Migration
3 12 (19.67%) Web Services
3 12 (19.67%) CRM
4 11 (18.03%) IBM
4 11 (18.03%) Automotive
5 10 (16.39%) Enterprise Architecture
5 10 (16.39%) Microsoft
5 10 (16.39%) Data Modelling
5 10 (16.39%) SOA
6 9 (14.75%) ETL
6 9 (14.75%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (14.75%) .NET
6 9 (14.75%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 9 (14.75%) Data Migration
7 8 (13.11%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (11.48%) PLM
8 7 (11.48%) WebSphere
8 7 (11.48%) VMS
8 7 (11.48%) SQL Server
8 7 (11.48%) SQL
8 7 (11.48%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (11.48%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (11.48%) Relational Database
9 6 (9.84%) Data Mapping
9 6 (9.84%) SAP Data Services
9 6 (9.84%) WebSphere MQ

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (11.48%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.28%) CMS
2 2 (3.28%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.64%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) MS Office
2 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) Casewise Modeler
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) SAP SD
1 2 (3.28%) SAP FI
1 2 (3.28%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (3.28%) SAP CO
1 2 (3.28%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (3.28%) Magento
2 1 (1.64%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) SaaS
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) LDAP
1 1 (1.64%) FTP
1 1 (1.64%) SAN
1 1 (1.64%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.11%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (11.48%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.48%) Relational Database
3 6 (9.84%) SAP Data Services
4 5 (8.20%) MySQL
4 5 (8.20%) SAP BW
5 4 (6.56%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (4.92%) DB2
6 3 (4.92%) RDBMS
6 3 (4.92%) NoSQL
7 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.64%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.64%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (1.64%) OLAP
8 1 (1.64%) DataStage
8 1 (1.64%) QualityStage
8 1 (1.64%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.64%) NUnit
2 1 (1.64%) ReSharper
2 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.64%) NCover
2 1 (1.64%) StyleCop
2 1 (1.64%) MSTest
2 1 (1.64%) NDepend
2 1 (1.64%) MSBuild
2 1 (1.64%) SpecFlow
General
1 11 (18.03%) Automotive
2 4 (6.56%) Finance
3 3 (4.92%) Marketing
4 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.64%) Retail
5 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (19.67%) Web Services
2 9 (14.75%) .NET
2 9 (14.75%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 6 (9.84%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (6.56%) ASP.NET
4 4 (6.56%) HTML
4 4 (6.56%) .NET Framework
5 3 (4.92%) NHibernate
5 3 (4.92%) XML
6 2 (3.28%) CSS
6 2 (3.28%) Middleware
6 2 (3.28%) Hibernate
6 2 (3.28%) WinForms
6 2 (3.28%) Spring
6 2 (3.28%) Java EE
6 2 (3.28%) WCF
6 2 (3.28%) WPF
6 2 (3.28%) Spring.NET
6 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (3.28%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.92%) Open Source
1 3 (4.92%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (4.92%) User Experience
2 2 (3.28%) Mainframe
2 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.28%) DataPower
3 1 (1.64%) SCADA
3 1 (1.64%) GIS
3 1 (1.64%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.64%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.48%) VMS
2 3 (4.92%) Windows
2 3 (4.92%) Linux
3 1 (1.64%) Solaris
3 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (21.31%) TOGAF
2 12 (19.67%) Migration
2 12 (19.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (19.67%) CRM
3 10 (16.39%) Data Modelling
3 10 (16.39%) SOA
3 10 (16.39%) Enterprise Architecture
4 9 (14.75%) Data Migration
4 9 (14.75%) ETL
4 9 (14.75%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (11.48%) PLM
5 7 (11.48%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (11.48%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (9.84%) Data Mapping
7 5 (8.20%) Mentoring
7 5 (8.20%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (8.20%) Data Management
8 4 (6.56%) Scrum
8 4 (6.56%) RUP
8 4 (6.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.48%) SQL
2 5 (8.20%) ABAP
2 5 (8.20%) C#
3 2 (3.28%) Java
3 2 (3.28%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.28%) PHP
3 2 (3.28%) PL/SQL
3 2 (3.28%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.64%) VB
4 1 (1.64%) Pascal
4 1 (1.64%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.64%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (4.92%) Degree
2 2 (3.28%) MBA
3 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.28%) QA
System Software
1 6 (9.84%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.64%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) MOM
Vendors
1 19 (31.15%) SAP
2 13 (21.31%) Oracle
3 11 (18.03%) IBM
4 10 (16.39%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.28%) Sybase
6 1 (1.64%) Cognos
6 1 (1.64%) Cisco
6 1 (1.64%) EMC
6 1 (1.64%) Citrix
6 1 (1.64%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.64%) VMware
6 1 (1.64%) Teradata
6 1 (1.64%) Casewise
6 1 (1.64%) Netezza