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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 44 52 23
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -29
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 56 35 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.47% 2.71% 5.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.70% 2.96% 6.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 19 40
Average daily rate £490 £425 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.29% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £375 £424
10% offered a daily rate of more than £648 £605 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.25 £55.00 £40.07
% change year-on-year
-19.54% +37.25%
Job Titles Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1515 1184 1313
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 93.92% 91.71% 92.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 754 570 629
Average daily rate £320 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £214 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 129 115
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £32.50 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Architect
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +3 15 £488 +12.71% 2
Derbyshire -11 11 £555 -7.50% 4
Northamptonshire -11 8 £528 -6.22% 5
Leicestershire -8 6 £375 -1.96% 2
Lincolnshire -8 2 - -
Architect
England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 21 (21.21%) Java
2 18 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 16 (16.16%) SC Cleared
3 16 (16.16%) SQL
3 16 (16.16%) Oracle
4 15 (15.15%) .NET
5 13 (13.13%) Cisco
6 11 (11.11%) Finance
6 11 (11.11%) HP
7 10 (10.10%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (10.10%) TOGAF
8 9 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
8 9 (9.09%) WebSphere
8 9 (9.09%) IBM
8 9 (9.09%) SOA
9 8 (8.08%) CRM
9 8 (8.08%) ERP
9 8 (8.08%) LAN
9 8 (8.08%) J2EE
9 8 (8.08%) SAP
9 8 (8.08%) Scrum
10 7 (7.07%) Manufacturing
10 7 (7.07%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (7.07%) Middleware
10 7 (7.07%) Data Modelling
10 7 (7.07%) WAN
10 7 (7.07%) Retail
11 6 (6.06%) Migration
11 6 (6.06%) WebSphere Message Broker
11 6 (6.06%) Business Intelligence

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 9 (9.09%) WebSphere
2 3 (3.03%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.01%) CMS
3 1 (1.01%) CICS
3 1 (1.01%) NetWeaver
3 1 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.01%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.01%) DNN
3 1 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.01%) Lync
3 1 (1.01%) Liferay
Applications
1 4 (4.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.02%) SAP CO
1 2 (2.02%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (2.02%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.02%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (2.02%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.01%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.01%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.01%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (1.01%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.01%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.01%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.01%) Magento
2 1 (1.01%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.03%) Force.com
2 1 (1.01%) IaaS
2 1 (1.01%) SaaS
2 1 (1.01%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.08%) LAN
2 7 (7.07%) WAN
3 6 (6.06%) Firewall
4 5 (5.05%) DHCP
4 5 (5.05%) DNS
5 4 (4.04%) HTTP
5 4 (4.04%) HTTPS
6 2 (2.02%) Network Security
6 2 (2.02%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.02%) OSPF
6 2 (2.02%) Wireless
6 2 (2.02%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (1.01%) OpenFlow
7 1 (1.01%) SAN
7 1 (1.01%) DMZ
7 1 (1.01%) Internet
7 1 (1.01%) BGP-4
7 1 (1.01%) EIGRP
7 1 (1.01%) 802.11
7 1 (1.01%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.05%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.04%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.02%) DB2
4 2 (2.02%) MySQL
4 2 (2.02%) SAP BW
4 2 (2.02%) Big Data
5 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.01%) ReportNet
5 1 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.01%) OLAP
5 1 (1.01%) Cognos Powerplay
5 1 (1.01%) DTS
5 1 (1.01%) OLTP
5 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.01%) Pentaho
5 1 (1.01%) JasperReports
5 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (4.04%) Xcode
2 1 (1.01%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.01%) ERwin
General
1 11 (11.11%) Finance
2 7 (7.07%) Manufacturing
2 7 (7.07%) Retail
3 4 (4.04%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (3.03%) Billing
5 1 (1.01%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.01%) Back Office
5 1 (1.01%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.01%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.01%) Automotive
5 1 (1.01%) Advertising
5 1 (1.01%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.01%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.15%) .NET
2 8 (8.08%) J2EE
3 7 (7.07%) Middleware
4 6 (6.06%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 4 (4.04%) jQuery
5 4 (4.04%) SOAP
5 4 (4.04%) Struts
5 4 (4.04%) XML
6 3 (3.03%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (3.03%) JDBC
6 3 (3.03%) RESTful
6 3 (3.03%) Visualforce
6 3 (3.03%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.02%) JSON
7 2 (2.02%) HTML
7 2 (2.02%) EJB
7 2 (2.02%) Web Services
7 2 (2.02%) REST
8 1 (1.01%) Itk
8 1 (1.01%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (6.06%) Mobile App
2 5 (5.05%) Data Integration
3 2 (2.02%) Open Source
3 2 (2.02%) Data Conversion
3 2 (2.02%) DataPower
3 2 (2.02%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.01%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.01%) Clustering
4 1 (1.01%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.06%) Windows
2 5 (5.05%) Android
2 5 (5.05%) Apple iOS
3 4 (4.04%) Linux
4 3 (3.03%) AIX
4 3 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.01%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (10.10%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (10.10%) TOGAF
2 9 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
2 9 (9.09%) SOA
3 8 (8.08%) CRM
3 8 (8.08%) ERP
3 8 (8.08%) Scrum
4 7 (7.07%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (7.07%) Data Modelling
5 6 (6.06%) Migration
5 6 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (6.06%) E-Commerce
5 6 (6.06%) UML
6 5 (5.05%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (5.05%) Use Case
6 5 (5.05%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (4.04%) Asset Management
7 4 (4.04%) Business Analysis
7 4 (4.04%) Security Architecture
7 4 (4.04%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 21 (21.21%) Java
2 16 (16.16%) SQL
3 5 (5.05%) C++
4 4 (4.04%) Objective-C
5 3 (3.03%) C
5 3 (3.03%) PL/SQL
5 3 (3.03%) Apex Code
6 2 (2.02%) X++
6 2 (2.02%) C#
7 1 (1.01%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.01%) VB
7 1 (1.01%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.01%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 16 (16.16%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.05%) Degree
4 1 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.01%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.02%) QA
1 2 (2.02%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.01%) COBIT
2 1 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (5.05%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.01%) vSphere
2 1 (1.01%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (1.01%) FortiGate
1 1 (1.01%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (1.01%) SCOM
1 1 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (16.16%) Oracle
2 13 (13.13%) Cisco
3 11 (11.11%) HP
4 9 (9.09%) IBM
5 8 (8.08%) SAP
6 6 (6.06%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (5.05%) Microsoft
8 4 (4.04%) CheckPoint
8 4 (4.04%) F5
9 3 (3.03%) Siemens
9 3 (3.03%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.02%) Blue Coat
10 2 (2.02%) VMware
10 2 (2.02%) Cognos
10 2 (2.02%) McAfee
10 2 (2.02%) Juniper
11 1 (1.01%) RightFax
11 1 (1.01%) ServiceNow
11 1 (1.01%) ATG
11 1 (1.01%) Manugistics
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