The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire 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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 18 31 14
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -17
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 18 2 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 7.83% 0.89% 7.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.45% 0.91% 7.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 3
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£424 £613 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.77% +44.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £367 £443 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £783 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £462
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.15 £50.79 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-15.03% +30.22%
Architect
East 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 Derbyshire 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
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
213 219 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 92.61% 97.33% 93.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 128 83
Average daily rate £375 £303 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.68% +23.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £208 £70
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 30 18
Average hourly rate £37.50 £13.50 £15.60
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+177.77% -13.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.98 £9.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £72.50 £42.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Architect
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby +7 12 £422 +5.46% 3
Chesterfield - 5 £588 -
Architect
East Midlands

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 12 (46.15%) Manufacturing
3 11 (42.31%) Security Cleared
3 11 (42.31%) UNIX
3 11 (42.31%) Windows
4 10 (38.46%) Red Hat
4 10 (38.46%) VMware
4 10 (38.46%) Requirements Analysis
5 9 (34.62%) VMware ESX
5 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (34.62%) Configuration Management
5 9 (34.62%) Windows XP
5 9 (34.62%) SC Cleared
6 7 (26.92%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (19.23%) Migration
8 4 (15.38%) HP
8 4 (15.38%) SAP
9 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
9 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
9 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
10 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (7.69%) Logical Data Model
10 2 (7.69%) Physical Data Model
10 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (7.69%) Java
10 2 (7.69%) SQL
10 2 (7.69%) J2EE
10 2 (7.69%) Oracle

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 2 (7.69%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.85%) JBoss
2 1 (3.85%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) LAN
1 2 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (3.85%) NAS
2 1 (3.85%) WAN
2 1 (3.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.85%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 12 (46.15%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) J2EE
2 1 (3.85%) SAP Basis
2 1 (3.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.85%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.85%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 11 (42.31%) UNIX
1 11 (42.31%) Windows
2 9 (34.62%) Windows XP
2 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.85%) AIX
4 1 (3.85%) Solaris
4 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Requirements Analysis
2 9 (34.62%) Configuration Management
3 7 (26.92%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (19.23%) Migration
5 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
6 2 (7.69%) Logical Data Model
6 2 (7.69%) Physical Data Model
6 2 (7.69%) TOGAF
6 2 (7.69%) Data Analysis
6 2 (7.69%) Data Modelling
6 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (3.85%) Performance Testing
7 1 (3.85%) Software Architecture
7 1 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (3.85%) SIEM
7 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.85%) Business Transformation
7 1 (3.85%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (3.85%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) Java
1 2 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) Tcl
2 1 (3.85%) Perl
2 1 (3.85%) C
2 1 (3.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (42.31%) Security Cleared
2 9 (34.62%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 12 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 9 (34.62%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (38.46%) Red Hat
2 10 (38.46%) VMware
3 4 (15.38%) HP
3 4 (15.38%) SAP
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco
5 1 (3.85%) IBM
5 1 (3.85%) Citrix
5 1 (3.85%) F5
5 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint