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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 21 47 52
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +5
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 126 56 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 7.25% 3.48% 2.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.65% 3.70% 2.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 22 19
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£475 £490 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.06% +15.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £376 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £648 £605
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £488 £475
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £52.13 £55.00
% change year-on-year
-19.42% -5.22%
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
1647 1513 1185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 94.76% 93.92% 91.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 927 753 570
Average daily rate £355 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.93% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £165 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 141 130
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.44 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £41.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -1.42%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 +26 54 £500 -5.21% 9
Nottinghamshire +5 28 £475 -2.56% 2
Leicestershire +9 9 £375 - 3
Derbyshire +1 6 £420 -24.32%
Lincolnshire +6 4 £551 - 2
Architect
England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 54 (23.79%) Java
2 44 (19.38%) Oracle
3 36 (15.86%) SQL
4 34 (14.98%) Finance
5 33 (14.54%) Banking
6 28 (12.33%) Migration
6 28 (12.33%) .NET
6 28 (12.33%) UNIX
6 28 (12.33%) CRM
7 26 (11.45%) Data Modelling
7 26 (11.45%) Security Cleared
8 25 (11.01%) SOA
9 22 (9.69%) HTML
10 21 (9.25%) WebSphere
11 20 (8.81%) SAP
11 20 (8.81%) Data Warehouse
12 18 (7.93%) PL/SQL
12 18 (7.93%) C#
12 18 (7.93%) Agile Software Development
13 17 (7.49%) Middleware
13 17 (7.49%) REST
13 17 (7.49%) Data Governance
14 16 (7.05%) Oracle Database
14 16 (7.05%) SQL Server
14 16 (7.05%) Windows
14 16 (7.05%) Retail
15 15 (6.61%) WCF
15 15 (6.61%) WPF
15 15 (6.61%) WebSphere Message Broker
15 15 (6.61%) JavaScript

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 21 (9.25%) WebSphere
2 7 (3.08%) Apache
3 6 (2.64%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.20%) Tomcat
4 5 (2.20%) JBoss
4 5 (2.20%) NetWeaver
4 5 (2.20%) Apache Solr
5 4 (1.76%) Apache Pig
6 3 (1.32%) IIS
7 2 (0.88%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.88%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.88%) Lync
7 2 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.88%) CMS
7 2 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.88%) Office Communications Server
7 2 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.44%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (1.76%) MS Office
2 2 (0.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.88%) VisionPLUS
2 1 (0.44%) SAP SRM
2 1 (0.44%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.44%) Magento
2 1 (0.44%) SAP EWM
2 1 (0.44%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.44%) SAP WM
2 1 (0.44%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (1.32%) SaaS
1 3 (1.32%) Office 365
1 3 (1.32%) GitHub
2 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.44%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.41%) Firewall
2 8 (3.52%) SAN
3 7 (3.08%) Internet
4 6 (2.64%) DMZ
4 6 (2.64%) Network Security
5 5 (2.20%) VPN
5 5 (2.20%) HTTPS
5 5 (2.20%) WAN
5 5 (2.20%) HTTP
6 4 (1.76%) LAN
6 4 (1.76%) RFID
6 4 (1.76%) NFC
6 4 (1.76%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (1.76%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (1.32%) MPLS
7 3 (1.32%) OSPF
7 3 (1.32%) BGP
7 3 (1.32%) SNMP
7 3 (1.32%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.88%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (8.81%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (7.05%) SQL Server
2 16 (7.05%) Oracle Database
3 14 (6.17%) Oracle Database 10g
3 14 (6.17%) Oracle Database 11g
4 11 (4.85%) Big Data
5 5 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (2.20%) DB2
6 4 (1.76%) Hadoop
6 4 (1.76%) Apache Hive
6 4 (1.76%) MongoDB
6 4 (1.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.32%) MySQL
7 3 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.32%) OLAP
7 3 (1.32%) Data Mining
7 3 (1.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.88%) Data Mart
8 2 (0.88%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 4 (1.76%) JUnit
2 3 (1.32%) Subversion
3 2 (0.88%) RequisitePro
3 2 (0.88%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.88%) Cucumber
3 2 (0.88%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.88%) Spock
4 1 (0.44%) Maven
4 1 (0.44%) Ant
General
1 34 (14.98%) Finance
2 33 (14.54%) Banking
3 16 (7.05%) Retail
4 10 (4.41%) Marketing
5 6 (2.64%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.76%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.76%) Legal
7 2 (0.88%) Advertising
8 1 (0.44%) Local Government
8 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.44%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (12.33%) .NET
2 22 (9.69%) HTML
3 17 (7.49%) Middleware
3 17 (7.49%) REST
4 15 (6.61%) WCF
4 15 (6.61%) WPF
4 15 (6.61%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 14 (6.17%) ASP.NET
6 11 (4.85%) WebSphere MQ
7 10 (4.41%) J2EE
8 9 (3.96%) Web Services
9 7 (3.08%) SOAP
9 7 (3.08%) SAML
9 7 (3.08%) JSON
10 5 (2.20%) XML
10 5 (2.20%) XSD
10 5 (2.20%) JMS
10 5 (2.20%) WSDL
10 5 (2.20%) ActiveMQ
10 5 (2.20%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.17%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (5.73%) Open Source
3 10 (4.41%) Mobile App
3 10 (4.41%) Clustering
4 8 (3.52%) DataPower
5 7 (3.08%) Client/Server
6 6 (2.64%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (2.20%) Mobile Banking
8 3 (1.32%) Data Integration
8 3 (1.32%) Replication
9 2 (0.88%) User Experience
9 2 (0.88%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.88%) PKI
10 1 (0.44%) Taxonomies
10 1 (0.44%) SCADA
10 1 (0.44%) Informatics
10 1 (0.44%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.44%) Data Extraction
10 1 (0.44%) NHS
10 1 (0.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 28 (12.33%) UNIX
2 16 (7.05%) Windows
3 15 (6.61%) Linux
4 7 (3.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (2.64%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.64%) Android
6 5 (2.20%) CentOS
7 4 (1.76%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.32%) Windows XP
8 3 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.88%) Solaris
9 2 (0.88%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.88%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.44%) SUSE
10 1 (0.44%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.44%) AIX
10 1 (0.44%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (12.33%) CRM
1 28 (12.33%) Migration
2 26 (11.45%) Data Modelling
3 25 (11.01%) SOA
4 18 (7.93%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (7.49%) Data Governance
6 15 (6.61%) Mentoring
7 14 (6.17%) TOGAF
7 14 (6.17%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (5.73%) ETL
8 13 (5.73%) E-Commerce
9 12 (5.29%) Risk Assessment
10 11 (4.85%) Scrum
10 11 (4.85%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (4.85%) Data Management
10 11 (4.85%) Analytics
11 10 (4.41%) Enterprise Architecture
11 10 (4.41%) Data Migration
11 10 (4.41%) ERP
11 10 (4.41%) UML
Programming Languages
1 54 (23.79%) Java
2 36 (15.86%) SQL
3 18 (7.93%) C#
3 18 (7.93%) PL/SQL
4 15 (6.61%) JavaScript
4 15 (6.61%) Shell Script
5 4 (1.76%) AWK
6 3 (1.32%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.44%) PHP
7 1 (0.44%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (11.45%) Security Cleared
2 15 (6.61%) SC Cleared
3 12 (5.29%) Degree
4 6 (2.64%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.32%) CCIE
5 3 (1.32%) CCNP
6 2 (0.88%) CCIP
6 2 (0.88%) CCNA
6 2 (0.88%) CCDP
6 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.88%) MCSE
6 2 (0.88%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.44%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.44%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (4.41%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.96%) Hyper-V
3 5 (2.20%) VMware ESX
4 4 (1.76%) Docker
4 4 (1.76%) iptables
5 3 (1.32%) HDFS
5 3 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.32%) vSphere
6 2 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.44%) XenServer
7 1 (0.44%) NFS
7 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 5 (2.20%) SCOM
2 4 (1.76%) HAProxy
3 3 (1.32%) Pacemaker
3 3 (1.32%) SCCM
4 2 (0.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (0.88%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (0.88%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (0.88%) WhatsUp Gold
4 2 (0.88%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (0.88%) HP UCMDB
4 2 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.44%) CA LISA
5 1 (0.44%) OVSD
5 1 (0.44%) Puppet
5 1 (0.44%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 44 (19.38%) Oracle
2 20 (8.81%) SAP
3 15 (6.61%) Microsoft
4 12 (5.29%) IBM
4 12 (5.29%) Red Hat
5 11 (4.85%) VMware
5 11 (4.85%) Cisco
6 9 (3.96%) PeopleSoft
7 8 (3.52%) HP
8 7 (3.08%) NetApp
9 5 (2.20%) CA
9 5 (2.20%) Software AG
9 5 (2.20%) EMC
9 5 (2.20%) Intel
9 5 (2.20%) Trillium
9 5 (2.20%) Teradata
9 5 (2.20%) Endeca
9 5 (2.20%) Google
9 5 (2.20%) hybris
10 4 (1.76%) Ab Initio
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