The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset 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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 23 9 11
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +2
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 11 22 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 4.17% 10.84% 9.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.28% 11.34% 9.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 16
Average daily rate £475 £520 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.65% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £436 £485
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £570 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £485
% change year-on-year
- +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.91 £42.00 £41.03
% change year-on-year
+14.07% +2.37%
Architect
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Dorset 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
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
257 194 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 97.35% 95.57% 94.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 105 120
Average daily rate £400 £363 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +0.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £180 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £526 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 24 20
Average hourly rate £21.00 £32.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.37% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.75 £12.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £39.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Architect
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Bournemouth -11 7 £550 +6.79% 3
Poole +1 3 £390 -32.17% 1
Architect
South West

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 10 (37.04%) Finance
2 8 (29.63%) .NET
2 8 (29.63%) E-Commerce
3 7 (25.93%) Oracle
4 6 (22.22%) ITIL
4 6 (22.22%) SOA
4 6 (22.22%) Mainframe
5 5 (18.52%) TOGAF
5 5 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (18.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (18.52%) PCI DSS
5 5 (18.52%) Guidewire
6 4 (14.81%) SDLC
6 4 (14.81%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (14.81%) Java
6 4 (14.81%) Information Security
7 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (11.11%) Zachman Framework
7 3 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (11.11%) Security Architecture
7 3 (11.11%) OWASP
7 3 (11.11%) COBIT
8 2 (7.41%) ISSAP
8 2 (7.41%) Data Architecture
8 2 (7.41%) Software Architecture
8 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
8 2 (7.41%) Data Privacy
8 2 (7.41%) Project Management
8 2 (7.41%) Legal
8 2 (7.41%) Migration

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 3 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (7.41%) SAS
2 2 (7.41%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (3.70%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Firewall
1 1 (3.70%) HTTPS
1 1 (3.70%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) ERwin
General
1 10 (37.04%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Legal
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) .NET
2 2 (7.41%) Web Services
3 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.70%) CSS
3 1 (3.70%) HTML
3 1 (3.70%) jQuery
3 1 (3.70%) Middleware
3 1 (3.70%) SAML
3 1 (3.70%) XML
3 1 (3.70%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.70%) Clustering
2 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.70%) iPhone
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.70%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) zOS
2 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) E-Commerce
2 6 (22.22%) ITIL
2 6 (22.22%) SOA
3 5 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (18.52%) TOGAF
4 4 (14.81%) Information Security
4 4 (14.81%) SDLC
5 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (11.11%) OWASP
5 3 (11.11%) Security Architecture
5 3 (11.11%) Zachman Framework
6 2 (7.41%) CRM
6 2 (7.41%) Data Architecture
6 2 (7.41%) Data Modelling
6 2 (7.41%) Data Privacy
6 2 (7.41%) Migration
6 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
6 2 (7.41%) Project Management
6 2 (7.41%) Software Architecture
7 1 (3.70%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) Java
2 2 (7.41%) C#
2 2 (7.41%) SQL
3 1 (3.70%) C
3 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.70%) PHP
3 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (7.41%) CISSP
2 2 (7.41%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (18.52%) PCI DSS
2 3 (11.11%) COBIT
3 1 (3.70%) SEPA
3 1 (3.70%) SLA
3 1 (3.70%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Oracle
2 5 (18.52%) Guidewire
3 2 (7.41%) IBM
3 2 (7.41%) Informatica
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco
4 1 (3.70%) RainStor
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