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 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 18 49 37
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -12
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 126 42 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 7.52% 2.82% 4.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.01% 2.99% 4.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 15 26
Average daily rate
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£475 £480 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.04% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £375 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £746 £608
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £488 £475
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.50%
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
1574 1405 1154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 93.97% 94.23% 91.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 900 695 516
Average daily rate £370 £325 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% -2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £200 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 142 134
Average hourly rate £13.13 £14.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.44 £10.04 £10.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.08 £45.00 £32.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +25 53 £500 +4.16% 11
Nottinghamshire -5 18 £463 -5.12% 2
Derbyshire +4 15 £422 -28.32% 1
Leicestershire +2 5 £525 +40.00% 4
Lincolnshire - 4 £551 - 3
Architect
England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 58 (23.02%) Java
2 47 (18.65%) Oracle
3 36 (14.29%) UNIX
4 35 (13.89%) SQL
4 35 (13.89%) Security Cleared
5 33 (13.10%) Migration
6 32 (12.70%) Banking
6 32 (12.70%) CRM
7 31 (12.30%) Agile Software Development
8 30 (11.90%) .NET
9 29 (11.51%) Finance
10 28 (11.11%) SAP
11 27 (10.71%) SOA
11 27 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
12 26 (10.32%) TOGAF
13 25 (9.92%) Retail
14 24 (9.52%) HTML
14 24 (9.52%) B2B
14 24 (9.52%) Microsoft
14 24 (9.52%) SC Cleared
15 23 (9.13%) Windows
16 22 (8.73%) PL/SQL
16 22 (8.73%) Data Modelling
16 22 (8.73%) WebSphere
17 21 (8.33%) Manufacturing
17 21 (8.33%) C#
17 21 (8.33%) B2C
18 20 (7.94%) Active Directory
18 20 (7.94%) Data Warehouse
18 20 (7.94%) Oracle Database

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 22 (8.73%) WebSphere
2 6 (2.38%) Apache
2 6 (2.38%) NetWeaver
3 5 (1.98%) Apache Solr
3 5 (1.98%) JBoss
4 4 (1.59%) Apache Pig
4 4 (1.59%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.59%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.19%) CMS
6 2 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (0.79%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.79%) Lync
6 2 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.79%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.40%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.40%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.40%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (2.38%) MS Office
2 3 (1.19%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (0.40%) SAP WM
1 1 (0.40%) SAP CRM
1 1 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.40%) SAP SRM
1 1 (0.40%) SAP ERP
1 1 (0.40%) Magento
1 1 (0.40%) SAP EWM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.59%) Office 365
2 3 (1.19%) GitHub
2 3 (1.19%) SaaS
3 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.40%) PaaS
4 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.35%) Firewall
2 8 (3.17%) LAN
3 7 (2.78%) WAN
4 6 (2.38%) SAN
4 6 (2.38%) DMZ
5 5 (1.98%) Internet
5 5 (1.98%) HTTPS
5 5 (1.98%) HTTP
6 4 (1.59%) BIG-IP
6 4 (1.59%) NFC
6 4 (1.59%) Network Security
6 4 (1.59%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (1.59%) RFID
6 4 (1.59%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (1.19%) iSCSI
7 3 (1.19%) MPLS
7 3 (1.19%) OSPF
7 3 (1.19%) BGP
7 3 (1.19%) SNMP
7 3 (1.19%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (7.94%) Data Warehouse
1 20 (7.94%) Oracle Database
2 18 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
2 18 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 13 (5.16%) SQL Server
4 9 (3.57%) Big Data
5 6 (2.38%) DB2
6 4 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (1.59%) Hadoop
6 4 (1.59%) Apache Hive
6 4 (1.59%) MongoDB
6 4 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.19%) OLAP
7 3 (1.19%) Data Mining
7 3 (1.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.79%) Data Mart
8 2 (0.79%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (0.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (1.59%) JUnit
2 3 (1.19%) Subversion
3 2 (0.79%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.79%) Cucumber
3 2 (0.79%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.79%) Spock
4 1 (0.40%) Maven
4 1 (0.40%) Ant
General
1 32 (12.70%) Banking
2 29 (11.51%) Finance
3 25 (9.92%) Retail
4 21 (8.33%) Manufacturing
5 10 (3.97%) Marketing
6 5 (1.98%) Front Office
7 4 (1.59%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.19%) Legal
9 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.40%) Local Government
9 1 (0.40%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (11.90%) .NET
2 24 (9.52%) HTML
3 19 (7.54%) WCF
3 19 (7.54%) WPF
4 18 (7.14%) REST
4 18 (7.14%) ASP.NET
5 16 (6.35%) Middleware
5 16 (6.35%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 11 (4.37%) WebSphere MQ
7 10 (3.97%) J2EE
8 9 (3.57%) Web Services
8 9 (3.57%) XML
9 8 (3.17%) SOAP
10 7 (2.78%) SAML
10 7 (2.78%) JSON
11 5 (1.98%) ActiveMQ
11 5 (1.98%) Spring
11 5 (1.98%) XSD
11 5 (1.98%) JMS
11 5 (1.98%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.16%) Enterprise Software
1 13 (5.16%) Data Centre
2 12 (4.76%) Mobile App
3 10 (3.97%) Clustering
4 9 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (3.17%) DataPower
6 5 (1.98%) Mobile Banking
6 5 (1.98%) Client/Server
6 5 (1.98%) Taxonomies
7 4 (1.59%) Ontologies
7 4 (1.59%) CESG
8 3 (1.19%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.79%) PKI
9 2 (0.79%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.40%) FMCG
10 1 (0.40%) Mobile Payment
10 1 (0.40%) SCADA
10 1 (0.40%) Informatics
10 1 (0.40%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.40%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 36 (14.29%) UNIX
2 23 (9.13%) Windows
3 16 (6.35%) Linux
4 13 (5.16%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (3.17%) Windows XP
6 7 (2.78%) CentOS
7 6 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (1.98%) Apple iOS
8 5 (1.98%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (1.59%) Android
10 3 (1.19%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.79%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.79%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.40%) SUSE
12 1 (0.40%) AIX
12 1 (0.40%) HPUX
12 1 (0.40%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (13.10%) Migration
2 32 (12.70%) CRM
3 31 (12.30%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 27 (10.71%) SOA
5 26 (10.32%) TOGAF
6 24 (9.52%) B2B
7 22 (8.73%) Data Modelling
8 21 (8.33%) B2C
9 19 (7.54%) E-Commerce
10 16 (6.35%) Mentoring
11 15 (5.95%) Data Governance
12 12 (4.76%) ETL
12 12 (4.76%) Zachman Framework
12 12 (4.76%) Open Source
12 12 (4.76%) Waterfall
13 11 (4.37%) Data Migration
13 11 (4.37%) Scrum
13 11 (4.37%) Risk Assessment
14 10 (3.97%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (23.02%) Java
2 35 (13.89%) SQL
3 22 (8.73%) PL/SQL
4 21 (8.33%) C#
5 19 (7.54%) JavaScript
5 19 (7.54%) Shell Script
6 4 (1.59%) AWK
7 3 (1.19%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.40%) PHP
Qualifications
1 35 (13.89%) Security Cleared
2 24 (9.52%) SC Cleared
3 12 (4.76%) Degree
4 7 (2.78%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.79%) BC Cleared
5 2 (0.79%) CCIE
5 2 (0.79%) CCNP
5 2 (0.79%) CCIP
5 2 (0.79%) CCNA
5 2 (0.79%) CCDP
5 2 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.40%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.79%) SLA
2 1 (0.40%) Data Quality
System Software
1 20 (7.94%) Active Directory
2 10 (3.97%) Hyper-V
3 9 (3.57%) VMware ESX
4 5 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (1.59%) Docker
5 4 (1.59%) iptables
6 3 (1.19%) HDFS
6 3 (1.19%) NFS
7 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.40%) XenServer
7 1 (0.40%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (1.98%) SCOM
2 4 (1.59%) HAProxy
3 3 (1.19%) Pacemaker
3 3 (1.19%) OVSD
3 3 (1.19%) SCCM
4 2 (0.79%) WhatsUp Gold
4 2 (0.79%) HP UCMDB
4 2 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.79%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (0.79%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.40%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.40%) CA LISA
5 1 (0.40%) Puppet
5 1 (0.40%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 47 (18.65%) Oracle
2 28 (11.11%) SAP
3 24 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 17 (6.75%) Red Hat
5 15 (5.95%) VMware
6 13 (5.16%) hybris
6 13 (5.16%) HP
6 13 (5.16%) IBM
7 11 (4.37%) Cisco
8 9 (3.57%) PeopleSoft
8 9 (3.57%) NetApp
9 7 (2.78%) JDA
10 6 (2.38%) RedPrairie
10 6 (2.38%) F5
11 5 (1.98%) Endeca
11 5 (1.98%) ATG
11 5 (1.98%) CA
11 5 (1.98%) Intel
11 5 (1.98%) Software AG
12 4 (1.59%) Sybase
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