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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 17 16 51
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +35
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 137 105 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 8.93% 7.45% 3.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.44% 7.74% 3.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 38 24
Average daily rate £450 £483 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.73% +4.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £425 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £583 £575
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 £53.81 £40.50 £44.63
% change year-on-year
+32.87% -9.24%
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
1452 1357 1426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 94.65% 96.31% 95.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 840 746 760
Average daily rate £375 £360 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £223 £70
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 84 112
Average hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £10.00 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £22.50 £35.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 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
Nottinghamshire +1 55 £500 - 5
Derbyshire +18 49 £426 -12.33% 1
Leicestershire -2 12 £575 +6.97% 3
Northamptonshire -9 12 £500 +5.26% 8
Lincolnshire -9 1 - - 4
Architect
England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 69 (27.06%) Oracle
2 59 (23.14%) TOGAF
3 58 (22.75%) Unix
4 54 (21.18%) Retail
5 48 (18.82%) VMware
6 46 (18.04%) Microsoft
6 46 (18.04%) Red Hat
7 43 (16.86%) Java
8 38 (14.90%) Security Cleared
9 37 (14.51%) Windows
10 33 (12.94%) Web Services
11 32 (12.55%) Configuration Management
11 32 (12.55%) ArchiMate
12 31 (12.16%) .NET
12 31 (12.16%) CRM
13 29 (11.37%) SOA
14 27 (10.59%) SQL
14 27 (10.59%) Agile Software Development
15 26 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
15 26 (10.20%) Linux
15 26 (10.20%) Active Directory
16 25 (9.80%) Shell Script
16 25 (9.80%) JavaScript
16 25 (9.80%) SC Cleared
16 25 (9.80%) Enterprise Architecture
16 25 (9.80%) Windows Server
17 24 (9.41%) Coaching
17 24 (9.41%) Degree
17 24 (9.41%) Change Management
18 23 (9.02%) HTML

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 14 (5.49%) WebSphere
2 5 (1.96%) CMS
3 4 (1.57%) IIS
3 4 (1.57%) JBoss
4 2 (0.78%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.39%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.39%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.39%) CICS
5 1 (0.39%) Commerce Server
5 1 (0.39%) CoreMedia CMS
5 1 (0.39%) Mule
5 1 (0.39%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.39%) SAS
Applications
1 21 (8.24%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.78%) SPSS
3 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.78%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 2 (0.78%) Unica
2 1 (0.39%) Magento
2 1 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.53%) SaaS
2 5 (1.96%) Force.com
3 3 (1.18%) IBM PureFlex
3 3 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.78%) Office 365
5 1 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.39%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (0.39%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.39%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.39%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.88%) SAN
2 14 (5.49%) LAN
2 14 (5.49%) WAN
3 7 (2.75%) VoIP
4 5 (1.96%) Firewall
5 4 (1.57%) FTP
5 4 (1.57%) HTTP
6 3 (1.18%) Converged Networks
6 3 (1.18%) Network Security
6 3 (1.18%) Software-Defined Networking
7 2 (0.78%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (0.39%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.39%) Wireless
8 1 (0.39%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (5.88%) Oracle Database
1 15 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
1 15 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
1 15 (5.88%) Relational Database
1 15 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.71%) DB2
3 10 (3.92%) Big Data
4 8 (3.14%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (1.96%) Oracle Exadata
6 5 (1.96%) SAP HANA
7 4 (1.57%) Hadoop
7 4 (1.57%) MySQL
8 3 (1.18%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.78%) IBM InfoSphere
9 2 (0.78%) SAP BI
9 2 (0.78%) SAP BW
10 1 (0.39%) OLTP
10 1 (0.39%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (3.53%) Eclipse
2 4 (1.57%) Ant
3 2 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.78%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.39%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.39%) JUnit
4 1 (0.39%) Selenium
4 1 (0.39%) Subversion
4 1 (0.39%) WebDriver
General
1 54 (21.18%) Retail
2 20 (7.84%) Manufacturing
3 11 (4.31%) Finance
4 7 (2.75%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (1.18%) Billing
5 3 (1.18%) Marketing
5 3 (1.18%) Publishing
6 2 (0.78%) Banking
6 2 (0.78%) Local Government
7 1 (0.39%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.39%) Automotive
7 1 (0.39%) Electronics
7 1 (0.39%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.39%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (12.94%) Web Services
2 31 (12.16%) .NET
3 23 (9.02%) HTML
4 17 (6.67%) WCF
5 14 (5.49%) WPF
6 11 (4.31%) ASP.NET
6 11 (4.31%) Software Packaging
6 11 (4.31%) Spring
7 9 (3.53%) XML
8 8 (3.14%) J2EE
8 8 (3.14%) REST
9 6 (2.35%) Middleware
10 5 (1.96%) Ajax
10 5 (1.96%) AngularJS
10 5 (1.96%) CSS
10 5 (1.96%) DHTML
10 5 (1.96%) JPA
10 5 (1.96%) jQuery
10 5 (1.96%) JSP
10 5 (1.96%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.24%) Data Centre
2 19 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (3.53%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.35%) Public Cloud
5 5 (1.96%) Mobile App
5 5 (1.96%) VCE vBlock
6 4 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.57%) iPad
6 4 (1.57%) Mobile Computing
6 4 (1.57%) NHS
6 4 (1.57%) Smart Meter
7 3 (1.18%) CESG
7 3 (1.18%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.18%) Web 2.0
8 1 (0.39%) Blog
8 1 (0.39%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.39%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.39%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.39%) Replication
8 1 (0.39%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 58 (22.75%) Unix
2 37 (14.51%) Windows
3 26 (10.20%) Linux
4 25 (9.80%) Windows Server
5 21 (8.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 19 (7.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (7.45%) Windows XP
7 12 (4.71%) Solaris
8 11 (4.31%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 7 (2.75%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (1.57%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (23.14%) TOGAF
2 32 (12.55%) ArchiMate
2 32 (12.55%) Configuration Management
3 31 (12.16%) CRM
4 29 (11.37%) SOA
5 27 (10.59%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (9.80%) Enterprise Architecture
7 24 (9.41%) Change Management
7 24 (9.41%) Coaching
8 20 (7.84%) E-Commerce
9 19 (7.45%) Requirements Analysis
9 19 (7.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 18 (7.06%) Migration
11 17 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (5.49%) Disaster Recovery
12 14 (5.49%) Mentoring
13 13 (5.10%) High Availability
14 12 (4.71%) ETL
14 12 (4.71%) UML
15 11 (4.31%) OO
Programming Languages
1 43 (16.86%) Java
2 27 (10.59%) SQL
3 25 (9.80%) JavaScript
3 25 (9.80%) Shell Script
4 21 (8.24%) PL/SQL
5 19 (7.45%) C#
6 12 (4.71%) Perl
7 11 (4.31%) Bash Shell
7 11 (4.31%) Korn
8 5 (1.96%) Apex Code
9 4 (1.57%) C
10 1 (0.39%) AWK
10 1 (0.39%) Clojure
10 1 (0.39%) COBOL
10 1 (0.39%) Haskell
10 1 (0.39%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.39%) PHP
10 1 (0.39%) Python
10 1 (0.39%) Ruby
10 1 (0.39%) Scala
Qualifications
1 38 (14.90%) Security Cleared
2 25 (9.80%) SC Cleared
3 24 (9.41%) Degree
4 14 (5.49%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (3.92%) CCNA
6 7 (2.75%) CCDA
6 7 (2.75%) MCSE
6 7 (2.75%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.18%) CCIE
7 3 (1.18%) JNCIA
7 3 (1.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (0.78%) CCNP
8 2 (0.78%) CISM
8 2 (0.78%) CISSP
9 1 (0.39%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.75%) PCI DSS
2 5 (1.96%) COBIT
2 5 (1.96%) QA
3 2 (0.78%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (10.20%) Active Directory
1 26 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (7.45%) VMware ESX
3 12 (4.71%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 11 (4.31%) Veritas File System
4 11 (4.31%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 6 (2.35%) vSphere
6 3 (1.18%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.18%) NFS
6 3 (1.18%) vCloud
7 1 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (1.18%) Hyperic
2 1 (0.39%) SCCM
2 1 (0.39%) SCOM
2 1 (0.39%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.39%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 69 (27.06%) Oracle
2 48 (18.82%) VMware
3 46 (18.04%) Microsoft
3 46 (18.04%) Red Hat
4 22 (8.63%) HP
4 22 (8.63%) SAP
5 14 (5.49%) Cisco
5 14 (5.49%) hybris
5 14 (5.49%) Salesforce.com
6 12 (4.71%) Veritas
7 11 (4.31%) IBM
7 11 (4.31%) Sun
7 11 (4.31%) TIBCO
8 10 (3.92%) Opsware
9 5 (1.96%) ATG
9 5 (1.96%) Informatica
10 4 (1.57%) Casewise
10 4 (1.57%) Genesys
10 4 (1.57%) JDA
11 3 (1.18%) NetApp
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