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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Architect
England / East Midlands
Rank 14 16 17
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 123 142 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 8.25% 9.54% 6.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.65% 9.95% 7.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 66 40
Median daily rate £500 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £372 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £578
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £55.00 £36.13
% change year-on-year
- +52.24%

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
1422 1427 1393
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 95.37% 95.84% 95.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 845 818 768
Median daily rate £360 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £238 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £513 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 74 90
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £8.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £37.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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
Northamptonshire +10 44 £525 +5.00% 3
Nottinghamshire -2 40 £490 +8.88% 6
Derbyshire -13 27 £550 +27.16%
Lincolnshire +4 5 £500 - 6
Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 60 (22.81%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (20.91%) Oracle
3 54 (20.53%) Java
4 52 (19.77%) SAP
5 48 (18.25%) JavaScript
5 48 (18.25%) TOGAF
6 47 (17.87%) Stakeholder Management
7 46 (17.49%) Finance
8 35 (13.31%) .NET
9 31 (11.79%) Degree
10 30 (11.41%) Enterprise Architecture
10 30 (11.41%) E-Commerce
10 30 (11.41%) Microservices
11 29 (11.03%) SQL
12 28 (10.65%) SQL Server
12 28 (10.65%) Microsoft
12 28 (10.65%) Analytical Skills
13 27 (10.27%) C#
14 25 (9.51%) Active Directory
14 25 (9.51%) Banking
14 25 (9.51%) DevOps
15 24 (9.13%) Oracle Database
15 24 (9.13%) Security Cleared
16 21 (7.98%) CRM
17 20 (7.60%) Migration
18 19 (7.22%) Retail
18 19 (7.22%) JBoss
18 19 (7.22%) Tomcat
18 19 (7.22%) Windows
19 18 (6.84%) Unix

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 (7.22%) JBoss
1 19 (7.22%) Tomcat
2 8 (3.04%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.66%) Apache
3 7 (2.66%) Skype for Business
4 6 (2.28%) Apache Spark
4 6 (2.28%) CMS
5 5 (1.90%) NetWeaver
6 4 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (1.52%) IIS
7 3 (1.14%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.76%) iPlanet
8 2 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.76%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.76%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.38%) Mule
9 1 (0.38%) Mule ESB
9 1 (0.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (3.80%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.38%) AutoCAD
2 1 (0.38%) CATIA
2 1 (0.38%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 1 (0.38%) PTC Creo
2 1 (0.38%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 9 (3.42%) SAP MDM
2 5 (1.90%) SAP ERP
3 3 (1.14%) SAP MM
3 3 (1.14%) SAP SD
4 2 (0.76%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.76%) SAP BPC
4 2 (0.76%) SAP Retail
5 1 (0.38%) OpenText VIM for SAP
5 1 (0.38%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.38%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.38%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.38%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.38%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.38%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.38%) SAP SCM
5 1 (0.38%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (4.56%) Office 365
3 10 (3.80%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (2.28%) Azure Machine Learning
4 6 (2.28%) PaaS
5 4 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (1.52%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.76%) G Suite
6 2 (0.76%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.38%) Boomi
7 1 (0.38%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.94%) DNS
2 12 (4.56%) DHCP
3 5 (1.90%) Skype
4 3 (1.14%) Firewall
4 3 (1.14%) NAS
4 3 (1.14%) SAN
5 2 (0.76%) BIG-IP
5 2 (0.76%) Internet
5 2 (0.76%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.76%) Unified Communications
5 2 (0.76%) VoIP
6 1 (0.38%) FTP
6 1 (0.38%) HTTP
6 1 (0.38%) LDAP
6 1 (0.38%) Network Security
6 1 (0.38%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (0.38%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (10.65%) SQL Server
2 24 (9.13%) Oracle Database
3 15 (5.70%) Oracle Database 10g
3 15 (5.70%) Oracle Database 11g
3 15 (5.70%) Redis
4 13 (4.94%) Apache Cassandra
4 13 (4.94%) MongoDB
5 12 (4.56%) NoSQL
6 10 (3.80%) RDBMS
6 10 (3.80%) Relational Database
7 9 (3.42%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (3.42%) SAP HANA
8 7 (2.66%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (2.66%) Power BI
8 7 (2.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (2.28%) Big Data
9 6 (2.28%) HDInsight
9 6 (2.28%) SAP BW
10 5 (1.90%) Endeca
11 4 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (3.80%) Jenkins
2 6 (2.28%) Git (software)
3 5 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (1.52%) Subversion
5 3 (1.14%) JMeter
5 3 (1.14%) Selenium
6 2 (0.76%) JIRA
6 2 (0.76%) NUnit
6 2 (0.76%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.38%) Rational DOORS
General
1 46 (17.49%) Finance
2 25 (9.51%) Banking
3 19 (7.22%) Retail
4 17 (6.46%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.90%) Aerospace
6 4 (1.52%) Marketing
7 2 (0.76%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.38%) Advertising
8 1 (0.38%) Automotive
8 1 (0.38%) Billing
8 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (13.31%) .NET
2 18 (6.84%) WCF
3 14 (5.32%) AngularJS
3 14 (5.32%) WPF
4 13 (4.94%) CSS
4 13 (4.94%) Java EE
4 13 (4.94%) JBoss Seam
4 13 (4.94%) jQuery
4 13 (4.94%) JSF
4 13 (4.94%) Spring
4 13 (4.94%) Struts
4 13 (4.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 12 (4.56%) HTML
6 10 (3.80%) Web Services
7 8 (3.04%) ASP.NET
7 8 (3.04%) J2EE
8 5 (1.90%) SOAP
9 4 (1.52%) .NET Framework
10 3 (1.14%) RESTful
11 2 (0.76%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 28 (10.65%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (4.18%) Data Structures
3 9 (3.42%) Embedded Systems
4 8 (3.04%) Cyber Attack
5 7 (2.66%) Data Centre
6 6 (2.28%) Mainframe
7 5 (1.90%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.52%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.14%) Data Integration
9 3 (1.14%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.76%) CESG
10 2 (0.76%) CESG CLAS
10 2 (0.76%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.76%) Cyberthreat
10 2 (0.76%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.38%) Clustering
11 1 (0.38%) CMDB
11 1 (0.38%) EPoS
11 1 (0.38%) Grid Computing
11 1 (0.38%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 19 (7.22%) Windows
2 18 (6.84%) Unix
3 17 (6.46%) Linux
4 10 (3.80%) Android
5 8 (3.04%) Windows Server
6 6 (2.28%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (1.90%) Apple iOS
8 4 (1.52%) Embedded Linux
8 4 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (1.52%) Solaris
8 4 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.76%) AIX
9 2 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.38%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.38%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.38%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (22.81%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (18.25%) TOGAF
3 47 (17.87%) Stakeholder Management
4 30 (11.41%) E-Commerce
4 30 (11.41%) Enterprise Architecture
4 30 (11.41%) Microservices
5 25 (9.51%) DevOps
6 21 (7.98%) CRM
7 20 (7.60%) Migration
8 18 (6.84%) Business Intelligence
9 17 (6.46%) Zachman Framework
10 16 (6.08%) Refactoring
11 15 (5.70%) OO
11 15 (5.70%) OOD
12 13 (4.94%) Continuous Improvement
12 13 (4.94%) ITIL
12 13 (4.94%) Scrum
13 12 (4.56%) Data Management
13 12 (4.56%) Event-Driven Architecture
14 11 (4.18%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 54 (20.53%) Java
2 48 (18.25%) JavaScript
3 29 (11.03%) SQL
4 27 (10.27%) C#
5 15 (5.70%) Shell Script
6 14 (5.32%) PL/SQL
7 8 (3.04%) Python
8 6 (2.28%) Scala
9 5 (1.90%) C
9 5 (1.90%) C++
10 2 (0.76%) ABAP
10 2 (0.76%) Groovy
11 1 (0.38%) PHP
11 1 (0.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 31 (11.79%) Degree
2 24 (9.13%) Security Cleared
3 13 (4.94%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.76%) CLAS
5 2 (0.76%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.76%) MCSE
5 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.38%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.52%) ISO 8583
1 4 (1.52%) SLA
2 3 (1.14%) COBIT
2 3 (1.14%) QA
3 2 (0.76%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.76%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 25 (9.51%) Active Directory
2 10 (3.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 10 (3.80%) Virtual Servers
3 6 (2.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.52%) Docker
4 4 (1.52%) Squid
5 3 (1.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (1.14%) Samba
6 2 (0.76%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.38%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.38%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (3.04%) logstash
2 7 (2.66%) Graphite
3 5 (1.90%) SCCM
4 4 (1.52%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
5 3 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (1.14%) Puppet
6 2 (0.76%) AirWatch
6 2 (0.76%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (0.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.38%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.38%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.38%) Kibana
7 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.38%) Nagios
7 1 (0.38%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.38%) OpenView
7 1 (0.38%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 55 (20.91%) Oracle
2 52 (19.77%) SAP
3 28 (10.65%) Microsoft
4 11 (4.18%) Siemens
4 11 (4.18%) VMware
5 9 (3.42%) Red Hat
6 8 (3.04%) Pega
7 5 (1.90%) Cisco
7 5 (1.90%) HP
8 4 (1.52%) EMC
8 4 (1.52%) webMethods
9 3 (1.14%) BMC
9 3 (1.14%) Software AG
10 2 (0.76%) BEA
10 2 (0.76%) Citrix
10 2 (0.76%) Cognos
10 2 (0.76%) F5
10 2 (0.76%) Google
10 2 (0.76%) Remedy
10 2 (0.76%) Sun