The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 15 39 25
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -14
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 125 54 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 7.95% 3.79% 5.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.50% 3.96% 6.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 21 32
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£525 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £410 £396
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £650 £608
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
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1471 1362 1262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 93.52% 95.65% 93.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 860 696 610
Average daily rate £350 £343 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.18% +1.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 115 103
Average hourly rate £12.75 £13.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £10.00 £9.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.40 £35.00 £35.00
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 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 3 July 2015.

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 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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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
Northamptonshire +22 49 £525 +14.13% 8
Nottinghamshire -2 24 £475 - 8
Derbyshire +13 18 £424 -30.77% 3
Leicestershire 0 5 £463 -17.77% 3
Lincolnshire - 2 £551 - 2
Architect
England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 59 (22.78%) Java
2 46 (17.76%) Oracle
3 42 (16.22%) UNIX
3 42 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (14.67%) TOGAF
5 36 (13.90%) SQL
5 36 (13.90%) Security Cleared
6 34 (13.13%) Migration
7 31 (11.97%) Stakeholder Management
8 30 (11.58%) B2B
9 29 (11.20%) .NET
9 29 (11.20%) CRM
9 29 (11.20%) Finance
10 28 (10.81%) SOA
10 28 (10.81%) Microsoft
11 27 (10.42%) B2C
11 27 (10.42%) SAP
11 27 (10.42%) Banking
12 26 (10.04%) Manufacturing
12 26 (10.04%) Windows
13 25 (9.65%) E-Commerce
13 25 (9.65%) SC Cleared
14 24 (9.27%) PL/SQL
14 24 (9.27%) HTML
15 23 (8.88%) C#
15 23 (8.88%) Active Directory
15 23 (8.88%) Retail
16 22 (8.49%) WCF
16 22 (8.49%) JavaScript
17 21 (8.11%) ASP.NET

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 (7.72%) WebSphere
2 8 (3.09%) JBoss
3 5 (1.93%) Apache
3 5 (1.93%) Apache Solr
4 4 (1.54%) Apache Pig
4 4 (1.54%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.54%) CMS
5 3 (1.16%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.16%) NetWeaver
6 2 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.77%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (0.77%) Lync
6 2 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.77%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.39%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.39%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (1.54%) MS Office
2 3 (1.16%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.39%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (0.39%) SAP WM
1 1 (0.39%) SAP CRM
1 1 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.39%) SAP SRM
1 1 (0.39%) SAP ERP
1 1 (0.39%) Magento
1 1 (0.39%) SAP EWM
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.32%) Office 365
2 3 (1.16%) GitHub
2 3 (1.16%) SaaS
3 2 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.39%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.02%) Firewall
2 8 (3.09%) LAN
3 7 (2.70%) WAN
3 7 (2.70%) SAN
4 5 (1.93%) BIG-IP
5 4 (1.54%) iSCSI
5 4 (1.54%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (1.54%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (1.16%) Network Security
6 3 (1.16%) Internet
6 3 (1.16%) HTTP
6 3 (1.16%) SNMP
6 3 (1.16%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.77%) VPN
7 2 (0.77%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.77%) SSL
7 2 (0.77%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.77%) DMZ
7 2 (0.77%) MPLS
7 2 (0.77%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (8.11%) Oracle Database
2 20 (7.72%) Oracle Database 10g
2 20 (7.72%) Oracle Database 11g
3 18 (6.95%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (4.25%) SQL Server
5 5 (1.93%) Big Data
6 4 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (1.54%) Hadoop
6 4 (1.54%) Apache Hive
6 4 (1.54%) MongoDB
6 4 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.16%) DB2
7 3 (1.16%) OLAP
7 3 (1.16%) Data Mining
7 3 (1.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.77%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (0.77%) MySQL
8 2 (0.77%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 5 (1.93%) Subversion
2 4 (1.54%) JUnit
3 3 (1.16%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.77%) Spock
4 2 (0.77%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.77%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.39%) Ant
5 1 (0.39%) Maven
General
1 29 (11.20%) Finance
2 27 (10.42%) Banking
3 26 (10.04%) Manufacturing
4 23 (8.88%) Retail
5 8 (3.09%) Marketing
6 7 (2.70%) Front Office
7 4 (1.54%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.77%) Legal
9 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.39%) Local Government
9 1 (0.39%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (11.20%) .NET
2 24 (9.27%) HTML
3 22 (8.49%) WCF
4 21 (8.11%) WPF
4 21 (8.11%) ASP.NET
5 14 (5.41%) Middleware
6 13 (5.02%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 13 (5.02%) REST
7 9 (3.47%) WebSphere MQ
7 9 (3.47%) J2EE
8 8 (3.09%) Web Services
8 8 (3.09%) XML
9 7 (2.70%) Spring
9 7 (2.70%) Java EE
10 6 (2.32%) SOAP
11 4 (1.54%) SAML
11 4 (1.54%) JSON
12 3 (1.16%) Apache Camel
13 2 (0.77%) Spring Boot
13 2 (0.77%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (5.79%) Data Centre
2 12 (4.63%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (4.25%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (3.86%) Mobile App
5 8 (3.09%) CESG
5 8 (3.09%) DataPower
6 7 (2.70%) Clustering
7 5 (1.93%) Taxonomies
8 4 (1.54%) Ontologies
9 3 (1.16%) NHS
9 3 (1.16%) Mobile Banking
10 2 (0.77%) User Experience
10 2 (0.77%) PKI
10 2 (0.77%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.77%) Informatics
11 1 (0.39%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.39%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.39%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.39%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.39%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 42 (16.22%) UNIX
2 26 (10.04%) Windows
3 18 (6.95%) Linux
4 15 (5.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (3.47%) Windows XP
6 8 (3.09%) CentOS
7 6 (2.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (2.32%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (1.54%) Ubuntu
9 3 (1.16%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.77%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.77%) Android
10 2 (0.77%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.39%) SUSE
11 1 (0.39%) AIX
11 1 (0.39%) HPUX
11 1 (0.39%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (14.67%) TOGAF
3 34 (13.13%) Migration
4 31 (11.97%) Stakeholder Management
5 30 (11.58%) B2B
6 29 (11.20%) CRM
7 28 (10.81%) SOA
8 27 (10.42%) B2C
9 25 (9.65%) E-Commerce
10 19 (7.34%) Mentoring
11 18 (6.95%) Zachman Framework
12 17 (6.56%) Waterfall
13 15 (5.79%) Data Modelling
14 14 (5.41%) Configuration Management
15 13 (5.02%) ETL
16 12 (4.63%) Scrum
17 11 (4.25%) ITIL
17 11 (4.25%) Enterprise Architecture
17 11 (4.25%) Requirements Analysis
18 10 (3.86%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 59 (22.78%) Java
2 36 (13.90%) SQL
3 24 (9.27%) PL/SQL
4 23 (8.88%) C#
5 22 (8.49%) JavaScript
6 21 (8.11%) Shell Script
7 4 (1.54%) AWK
8 3 (1.16%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.77%) C++
9 2 (0.77%) C
10 1 (0.39%) Perl
10 1 (0.39%) PHP
10 1 (0.39%) Tcl
10 1 (0.39%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 36 (13.90%) Security Cleared
2 25 (9.65%) SC Cleared
3 9 (3.47%) DV Cleared
3 9 (3.47%) Degree
4 3 (1.16%) CISM
4 3 (1.16%) CISSP
5 2 (0.77%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.77%) CCIE
5 2 (0.77%) CCNP
5 2 (0.77%) CCIP
5 2 (0.77%) CCNA
5 2 (0.77%) CCDP
5 2 (0.77%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.77%) SLA
2 1 (0.39%) Data Quality
System Software
1 23 (8.88%) Active Directory
2 11 (4.25%) Hyper-V
3 9 (3.47%) VMware ESX
4 5 (1.93%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (1.54%) NFS
5 4 (1.54%) Docker
5 4 (1.54%) iptables
6 3 (1.16%) HDFS
7 1 (0.39%) XenServer
7 1 (0.39%) vSphere
7 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 5 (1.93%) SCOM
2 4 (1.54%) OVSD
2 4 (1.54%) HAProxy
3 3 (1.16%) SCCM
3 3 (1.16%) Pacemaker
4 2 (0.77%) WhatsUp Gold
4 2 (0.77%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (0.77%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (0.77%) HP UCMDB
5 1 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.39%) CA LISA
5 1 (0.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 46 (17.76%) Oracle
2 28 (10.81%) Microsoft
3 27 (10.42%) SAP
4 19 (7.34%) Red Hat
5 17 (6.56%) hybris
6 16 (6.18%) VMware
7 15 (5.79%) HP
8 13 (5.02%) Cisco
8 13 (5.02%) IBM
9 10 (3.86%) JDA
9 10 (3.86%) NetApp
10 9 (3.47%) PeopleSoft
11 8 (3.09%) RedPrairie
12 7 (2.70%) F5
13 5 (1.93%) Endeca
13 5 (1.93%) ATG
14 4 (1.54%) OpenText
14 4 (1.54%) Ab Initio
14 4 (1.54%) Google
14 4 (1.54%) Citrix
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Rate: Market rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Stott & May
Rate: Market rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Montash
Rate: £500 - £550 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
East Midlands
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
East Midlands
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £575 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham
Pertemps ERP
Rate: £550 - £600 a day
Posted: 9 days ago
East Midlands
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £520 - £540 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
East Midlands
Computer Futures
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 27 days ago