The first table below looks at the demand for the Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the East Midlands region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 30 24 28
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 69 85 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.81% 5.85% 4.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.09% 6.29% 4.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 35 26
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £375 £439
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £605 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £35.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+102.85% +29.62%
Job Titles Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1356 1351 1349
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 94.43% 93.04% 93.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 697 674 640
Average daily rate £350 £338 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £185 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 124 100 115
Average hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £10.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £36.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Architect
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Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Architect
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
Northamptonshire -6 23 £470 -14.54% 8
Nottinghamshire +13 19 £450 +9.09% 1
Leicestershire -1 11 £563 +25.00% 2
Derbyshire -15 1 £400 - 3
Architect
England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 20 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 19 (15.83%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 19 (15.83%) .NET
2 19 (15.83%) SAP
2 19 (15.83%) Cisco
3 18 (15.00%) SOA
3 18 (15.00%) Oracle
3 18 (15.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 17 (14.17%) SQL
5 16 (13.33%) Windows
6 15 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
7 14 (11.67%) IBM
7 14 (11.67%) WebSphere MQ
8 13 (10.83%) Salesforce.com
8 13 (10.83%) Finance
9 12 (10.00%) Scrum
9 12 (10.00%) ERP
9 12 (10.00%) Java
10 11 (9.17%) UML
10 11 (9.17%) Firewall
11 10 (8.33%) Web Services
11 10 (8.33%) XML
11 10 (8.33%) HTTP
11 10 (8.33%) HTTPS
11 10 (8.33%) TOGAF
11 10 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
11 10 (8.33%) Security Cleared
12 9 (7.50%) SC Cleared
12 9 (7.50%) JSON
12 9 (7.50%) Retail

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 20 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 8 (6.67%) NetWeaver
3 7 (5.83%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.33%) MS Exchange
5 3 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.67%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.83%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.83%) DNN
7 1 (0.83%) Liferay
7 1 (0.83%) Lync
7 1 (0.83%) CICS
7 1 (0.83%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.83%) Apache
7 1 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.83%) CMS
7 1 (0.83%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 8 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.83%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.83%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.83%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (0.83%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.67%) SAP FI
1 2 (1.67%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.67%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.67%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.67%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (1.67%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.83%) VisionPLUS
2 1 (0.83%) Magento
2 1 (0.83%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.83%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.83%) SunGard GMI
2 1 (0.83%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.83%) Teamcenter
2 1 (0.83%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.83%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.83%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.83%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.50%) SaaS
1 3 (2.50%) PaaS
1 3 (2.50%) IaaS
2 2 (1.67%) Force.com
3 1 (0.83%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.17%) Firewall
2 10 (8.33%) HTTP
2 10 (8.33%) HTTPS
3 9 (7.50%) WAN
4 6 (5.00%) LAN
5 5 (4.17%) DNS
5 5 (4.17%) DHCP
5 5 (4.17%) Network Security
6 4 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (2.50%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (1.67%) OSPF
8 2 (1.67%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.67%) SAN
8 2 (1.67%) DMZ
9 1 (0.83%) Internet
9 1 (0.83%) 3G
9 1 (0.83%) 802.11
9 1 (0.83%) MPLS
9 1 (0.83%) BGP-4
9 1 (0.83%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.17%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (3.33%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.50%) DB2
5 2 (1.67%) MySQL
5 2 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.67%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.67%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.83%) Big Data
6 1 (0.83%) OLAP
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.83%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (0.83%) LoadRunner
1 1 (0.83%) RequisitePro
1 1 (0.83%) ERwin
1 1 (0.83%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (0.83%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (0.83%) Axure RP
General
1 13 (10.83%) Finance
2 9 (7.50%) Retail
3 6 (5.00%) Manufacturing
4 5 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (4.17%) Banking
5 4 (3.33%) Billing
6 2 (1.67%) Back Office
6 2 (1.67%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.67%) Advertising
7 1 (0.83%) Automotive
7 1 (0.83%) Legal
7 1 (0.83%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.83%) International Banking
7 1 (0.83%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (15.83%) .NET
1 19 (15.83%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 14 (11.67%) WebSphere MQ
3 10 (8.33%) Web Services
3 10 (8.33%) XML
4 9 (7.50%) REST
4 9 (7.50%) HTML
4 9 (7.50%) JSON
5 8 (6.67%) JMS
5 8 (6.67%) WSDL
5 8 (6.67%) XSD
6 7 (5.83%) Middleware
6 7 (5.83%) OLE
7 5 (4.17%) J2EE
8 3 (2.50%) SOAP
8 3 (2.50%) Struts
8 3 (2.50%) .NET Framework
9 2 (1.67%) ActiveMQ
9 2 (1.67%) RESTful
9 2 (1.67%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.00%) DataPower
1 6 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (3.33%) Data Integration
2 4 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.50%) NHS
3 3 (2.50%) Open Source
3 3 (2.50%) Mainframe
3 3 (2.50%) Data Conversion
4 2 (1.67%) Clustering
5 1 (0.83%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.83%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 16 (13.33%) Windows
2 8 (6.67%) Linux
3 4 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.50%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.50%) AIX
4 3 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.67%) UNIX
5 2 (1.67%) Android
6 1 (0.83%) Solaris
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.83%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (15.00%) SOA
1 18 (15.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 15 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
3 12 (10.00%) ERP
3 12 (10.00%) Scrum
4 11 (9.17%) UML
5 10 (8.33%) TOGAF
5 10 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
6 8 (6.67%) CRM
7 7 (5.83%) E-Commerce
8 6 (5.00%) Data Modelling
8 6 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (5.00%) Security Architecture
8 6 (5.00%) Business Analysis
8 6 (5.00%) Data Architecture
9 5 (4.17%) Load Balancing
9 5 (4.17%) Migration
9 5 (4.17%) Information Security
9 5 (4.17%) TDD
9 5 (4.17%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 17 (14.17%) SQL
2 12 (10.00%) Java
3 3 (2.50%) C#
3 3 (2.50%) C++
3 3 (2.50%) PL/SQL
4 2 (1.67%) X++
4 2 (1.67%) Apex Code
4 2 (1.67%) R
5 1 (0.83%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.83%) Perl
5 1 (0.83%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 9 (7.50%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.17%) Degree
4 2 (1.67%) CCIE
4 2 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.83%) CISM
5 1 (0.83%) GIAC
5 1 (0.83%) ISSAP
5 1 (0.83%) ISSEP
5 1 (0.83%) ISSMP
5 1 (0.83%) CCDP
5 1 (0.83%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.50%) QA
2 1 (0.83%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.83%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.67%) SCCM
1 2 (1.67%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.83%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (15.83%) SAP
1 19 (15.83%) Cisco
2 18 (15.00%) Oracle
3 14 (11.67%) IBM
4 13 (10.83%) Salesforce.com
5 9 (7.50%) Microsoft
5 9 (7.50%) HP
6 7 (5.83%) Intel
6 7 (5.83%) CheckPoint
7 6 (5.00%) VMware
8 5 (4.17%) NetApp
9 4 (3.33%) Red Hat
9 4 (3.33%) F5
10 3 (2.50%) Siemens
10 3 (2.50%) Software AG
11 2 (1.67%) ServiceNow
11 2 (1.67%) Google
12 1 (0.83%) Atlassian
12 1 (0.83%) hybris
12 1 (0.83%) TSYS
Derbyshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
East Midlands
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
East Midlands
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
East Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £550 - £551 per day
Posted: 12 days ago