The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East Midlands region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 9 19 28
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +9
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 163 125 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 10.25% 7.85% 5.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.70% 8.15% 5.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 69 42
Median daily rate £550 £525 £466
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +12.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £598
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £488 £498
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.92 £59.50 £54.00
% change year-on-year
-26.18% +10.18%
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
1524 1533 1433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 95.85% 96.23% 95.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 952 915 742
Median daily rate £400 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 98 107
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.91 £10.44 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £27.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of IT contracts across the East Midlands region that featured Architect in the job title.

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 30 August 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +15 71 £525 +16.66% 4
Northamptonshire +3 55 £550 - 2
Derbyshire +3 13 £575 +15.00% 4
Leicestershire +14 10 £500 +5.26%
Lincolnshire - 3 £450 - 5
Architect
England

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East Midlands region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 53 (16.93%) Java
2 50 (15.97%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (15.02%) Oracle
4 45 (14.38%) TOGAF
5 44 (14.06%) Active Directory
6 41 (13.10%) Windows
7 40 (12.78%) Retail
8 38 (12.14%) SAP
9 36 (11.50%) .NET
9 36 (11.50%) Enterprise Architecture
10 35 (11.18%) SQL
11 33 (10.54%) Linux
11 33 (10.54%) Finance
12 32 (10.22%) Oracle Database
13 31 (9.90%) DevOps
13 31 (9.90%) Stakeholder Management
14 27 (8.63%) Office 365
15 25 (7.99%) Analytical Skills
15 25 (7.99%) Security Cleared
15 25 (7.99%) Microsoft Azure
15 25 (7.99%) Amazon AWS
15 25 (7.99%) Migration
15 25 (7.99%) E-Commerce
15 25 (7.99%) Microsoft
16 24 (7.67%) CRM
16 24 (7.67%) Unix
16 24 (7.67%) JavaScript
17 21 (6.71%) Banking
17 21 (6.71%) SOA
17 21 (6.71%) SCCM

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 19 (6.07%) SharePoint
2 14 (4.47%) Mule
2 14 (4.47%) WebSphere
3 6 (1.92%) Apache Solr
3 6 (1.92%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (1.60%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (1.60%) NetWeaver
4 5 (1.60%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.28%) CMS
6 3 (0.96%) JBoss
6 3 (0.96%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (0.64%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.32%) Confluence
8 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.32%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 16 (5.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.32%) AutoCAD
2 1 (0.32%) MS Office
2 1 (0.32%) Revit
Business Applications
1 6 (1.92%) SAP ERP
2 2 (0.64%) SAP BPC
2 2 (0.64%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.32%) BASE24
3 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.32%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 1 (0.32%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.32%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.32%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 27 (8.63%) Office 365
2 25 (7.99%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (7.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.92%) Boomi
4 5 (1.60%) IaaS
4 5 (1.60%) SuccessFactors
5 3 (0.96%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (0.96%) PaaS
6 2 (0.64%) SaaS
7 1 (0.32%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.32%) HP Helion
7 1 (0.32%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 20 (6.39%) LAN
1 20 (6.39%) WAN
1 20 (6.39%) Wireless
2 19 (6.07%) VPN
3 14 (4.47%) Wi-Fi
4 9 (2.88%) Firewall
5 7 (2.24%) SSL
6 6 (1.92%) Network Security
7 4 (1.28%) VoIP
8 3 (0.96%) FTP
8 3 (0.96%) HTTP
9 2 (0.64%) DHCP
9 2 (0.64%) Kerberos
9 2 (0.64%) NAS
9 2 (0.64%) Skype
10 1 (0.32%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (0.32%) IPsec
10 1 (0.32%) NetScaler
10 1 (0.32%) SAN
10 1 (0.32%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (10.22%) Oracle Database
2 14 (4.47%) Oracle Database 10g
2 14 (4.47%) Oracle Database 11g
3 11 (3.51%) SQL Server
4 9 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (2.88%) Hadoop
5 6 (1.92%) Power BI
6 5 (1.60%) DB2
6 5 (1.60%) SAP HANA
6 5 (1.60%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (1.28%) Big Data
7 4 (1.28%) SAP BW
8 3 (0.96%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (0.96%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (0.96%) Data Mining
8 3 (0.96%) MongoDB
8 3 (0.96%) Redis
8 3 (0.96%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (1.60%) Toad
3 3 (0.96%) ERwin
4 2 (0.64%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.64%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.64%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.32%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.32%) JIRA
5 1 (0.32%) Subversion
General
1 40 (12.78%) Retail
2 33 (10.54%) Finance
3 21 (6.71%) Banking
4 14 (4.47%) Manufacturing
5 10 (3.19%) Marketing
6 4 (1.28%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.64%) Local Government
8 1 (0.32%) Back Office
8 1 (0.32%) Front Office
8 1 (0.32%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.32%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (11.50%) .NET
2 15 (4.79%) Middleware
2 15 (4.79%) SOAP
2 15 (4.79%) XML
3 13 (4.15%) Web Services
4 12 (3.83%) WCF
4 12 (3.83%) WPF
5 11 (3.51%) J2EE
6 10 (3.19%) HTML
7 9 (2.88%) IBM Integration Bus
7 9 (2.88%) REST
8 8 (2.56%) RESTful
9 7 (2.24%) JSON
10 5 (1.60%) Spring
10 5 (1.60%) XSLT
11 4 (1.28%) ASP.NET
11 4 (1.28%) OAuth
12 3 (0.96%) AngularJS
12 3 (0.96%) OAuth2
13 2 (0.64%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 25 (7.99%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.15%) Data Centre
3 11 (3.51%) Data Integration
4 10 (3.19%) Computer Science
5 9 (2.88%) Virtual Team
6 7 (2.24%) Mainframe
7 6 (1.92%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.60%) FMCG
9 3 (0.96%) PKI
9 3 (0.96%) Smart Meter
10 2 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.32%) CESG
11 1 (0.32%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.32%) Handset
11 1 (0.32%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.32%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.32%) Minimum Viable Product
11 1 (0.32%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.32%) Reference Data
11 1 (0.32%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 41 (13.10%) Windows
2 33 (10.54%) Linux
3 24 (7.67%) Unix
4 18 (5.75%) Mac OS X
5 14 (4.47%) Windows Server
6 8 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (2.24%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (1.92%) Windows XP
9 4 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.96%) Android
10 3 (0.96%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.32%) Solaris
11 1 (0.32%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (15.97%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (14.38%) TOGAF
3 36 (11.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 31 (9.90%) DevOps
4 31 (9.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 25 (7.99%) E-Commerce
5 25 (7.99%) Migration
6 24 (7.67%) CRM
7 21 (6.71%) SOA
8 16 (5.11%) Coaching
9 15 (4.79%) Mentoring
10 14 (4.47%) ArchiMate
10 14 (4.47%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (4.47%) Data Management
10 14 (4.47%) Requirements Analysis
11 13 (4.15%) Continuous Improvement
11 13 (4.15%) Data Modelling
11 13 (4.15%) ITIL
12 12 (3.83%) Technical Architecture
13 11 (3.51%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 53 (16.93%) Java
2 35 (11.18%) SQL
3 24 (7.67%) JavaScript
4 16 (5.11%) C#
5 14 (4.47%) PL/SQL
5 14 (4.47%) Shell Script
6 6 (1.92%) Python
7 4 (1.28%) PHP
8 2 (0.64%) ABAP
9 1 (0.32%) AWK
9 1 (0.32%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 25 (7.99%) Security Cleared
2 20 (6.39%) Degree
3 17 (5.43%) CISSP
4 11 (3.51%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.60%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (0.96%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.64%) CISMP
7 2 (0.64%) ISSAP
7 2 (0.64%) MCSA
7 2 (0.64%) MCSE
7 2 (0.64%) MCSM
7 2 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.64%) Microsoft Certified Architect
7 2 (0.64%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.64%) PMP
7 2 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.32%) SSCP
8 1 (0.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.88%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.28%) ISO 8583
3 3 (0.96%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (0.96%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.96%) QA
4 2 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.32%) ISO20022
5 1 (0.32%) Solvency II
System Software
1 44 (14.06%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.24%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (1.92%) VMware ESX
4 5 (1.60%) Samba
5 2 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.32%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.32%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.32%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 21 (6.71%) SCCM
2 19 (6.07%) Ansible
2 19 (6.07%) Microsoft Intune
2 19 (6.07%) Puppet
3 5 (1.60%) Graphite
3 5 (1.60%) logstash
4 3 (0.96%) OpenAM
5 2 (0.64%) SCOM
6 1 (0.32%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 47 (15.02%) Oracle
2 38 (12.14%) SAP
3 25 (7.99%) Microsoft
4 17 (5.43%) Cisco
4 17 (5.43%) Google
5 16 (5.11%) Palo Alto
6 15 (4.79%) webMethods
7 14 (4.47%) VMware
8 12 (3.83%) Apigee
9 9 (2.88%) Red Hat
10 8 (2.56%) Endeca
10 8 (2.56%) Pega
10 8 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (1.92%) Dell
11 6 (1.92%) hybris
11 6 (1.92%) IBM
12 5 (1.60%) Citrix
12 5 (1.60%) Genesys
12 5 (1.60%) Software AG
13 3 (0.96%) HP
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