The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Crawley 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 28 January 2015 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 3 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 20 18 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 15.87% 16.82% 15.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.00% 17.48% 16.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 15
Average daily rate
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£523 £513 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.95% +13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £478 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £525 £550
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 £38.25 £44.25 £46.25
% change year-on-year
-13.55% -4.32%
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West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Crawley 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
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
125 103 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 99.21% 96.26% 95.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 60 97
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £300 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 5 5
Average hourly rate £15.50 £38.75 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% +1.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.10 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.21 £16.50 £17.56
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -6.03%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
2 10 (43.48%) B2B
3 6 (26.09%) SharePoint
3 6 (26.09%) HTML
3 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
3 6 (26.09%) CSS
4 5 (21.74%) Web Services
4 5 (21.74%) XSL
4 5 (21.74%) XSLT
4 5 (21.74%) MCSE
4 5 (21.74%) MCSA
4 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
4 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
4 5 (21.74%) VoIP
4 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
4 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (21.74%) Avaya
4 5 (21.74%) Intranet
4 5 (21.74%) Content Management
4 5 (21.74%) InfoPath
4 5 (21.74%) MCTS
4 5 (21.74%) MCITP
4 5 (21.74%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (21.74%) Taxonomies
4 5 (21.74%) Application Packaging
4 5 (21.74%) Office Communications Server
4 5 (21.74%) PerformancePoint
4 5 (21.74%) Information Architecture
4 5 (21.74%) Lync

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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 (26.09%) SharePoint
2 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
2 5 (21.74%) SharePoint Server
2 5 (21.74%) Office Communications Server
2 5 (21.74%) Lync
2 5 (21.74%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (4.35%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (4.35%) Mule
3 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
1 5 (21.74%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP IS-U
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) VoIP
1 5 (21.74%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) PerformancePoint
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) HTML
1 6 (26.09%) CSS
2 5 (21.74%) Web Services
2 5 (21.74%) XSL
2 5 (21.74%) XSLT
2 5 (21.74%) Application Packaging
3 3 (13.04%) .NET
4 1 (4.35%) HTML5
4 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Taxonomies
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
1 1 (4.35%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) B2B
2 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (21.74%) Content Management
2 5 (21.74%) Information Architecture
3 4 (17.39%) SOA
4 3 (13.04%) Data Modelling
4 3 (13.04%) TOGAF
5 2 (8.70%) Data Architecture
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (8.70%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.35%) Logical Data Model
6 1 (4.35%) Physical Data Model
6 1 (4.35%) CRM
6 1 (4.35%) Business Development
6 1 (4.35%) Security Architecture
6 1 (4.35%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (4.35%) TDD
6 1 (4.35%) MVC
6 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.35%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.70%) C#
3 1 (4.35%) SQL
3 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) MCSE
1 5 (21.74%) MCSA
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (21.74%) MCTS
1 5 (21.74%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) Avaya
2 5 (21.74%) Sonus
3 1 (4.35%) SAP
3 1 (4.35%) IBM
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle