The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Applications Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 4 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Architect
Rank 114 130 115
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -15
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Architect 15 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.54% 0.13% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.14% 0.049%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 0
Average daily rate
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£475 £550 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £475 £531
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -10.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £59.00 - £55.00
Applications 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 of England 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 of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2578 2818 2050
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 93.27% 92.70% 93.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1433 1583 1032
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £213 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 225 202 257
Average hourly rate £15.25 £21.00 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.38% -10.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.45% -

Applications Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Applications Architect in the job title across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Applications Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Applications Architect
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Applications Architect across the East of England region.

Applications Architect Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Applications Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Applications Architect across the East of England region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

Applications Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Applications Architect
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Architect within the East of England region over the 3 months to 4 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
Hertfordshire +14 10 £463 -
Suffolk - 5 £550 -
Applications Architect
England

Applications Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region that cited Applications 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 Applications Architect in their job title.

1 15 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 12 (57.14%) SOA
3 11 (52.38%) SharePoint
4 9 (42.86%) Oracle
4 9 (42.86%) TOGAF
5 7 (33.33%) VMware
5 7 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 7 (33.33%) Hyper-V
5 7 (33.33%) Windows
6 6 (28.57%) Web Services
6 6 (28.57%) HP
6 6 (28.57%) Citrix
6 6 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (23.81%) REST
7 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (23.81%) SaaS
7 5 (23.81%) PaaS
7 5 (23.81%) Relational Database
7 5 (23.81%) ETL
7 5 (23.81%) FTP
7 5 (23.81%) RDBMS
7 5 (23.81%) IBM
7 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
7 5 (23.81%) GIS
7 5 (23.81%) ESRI
7 5 (23.81%) SOAP
7 5 (23.81%) .NET
7 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (23.81%) Data Integration
7 5 (23.81%) Risk Analysis

Applications Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region that cited Applications 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 Applications Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (52.38%) SharePoint
2 4 (19.05%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
1 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 6 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (23.81%) SaaS
2 5 (23.81%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (23.81%) Relational Database
2 5 (23.81%) RDBMS
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (14.29%) Legal
1 3 (14.29%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) Web Services
2 5 (23.81%) REST
2 5 (23.81%) SOAP
2 5 (23.81%) .NET
3 4 (19.05%) SAP PI
3 4 (19.05%) J2EE
3 4 (19.05%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) GIS
1 5 (23.81%) Data Integration
2 4 (19.05%) PKI
3 3 (14.29%) iPad
3 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.76%) EPoS
4 1 (4.76%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) SOA
2 9 (42.86%) TOGAF
3 7 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (23.81%) ETL
4 5 (23.81%) Risk Analysis
4 5 (23.81%) Network Design
5 4 (19.05%) UML
6 3 (14.29%) Product Management
6 3 (14.29%) Data Protection
6 3 (14.29%) Workflow
6 3 (14.29%) Content Management
7 2 (9.52%) Zachman Framework
7 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (9.52%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (9.52%) RAD
7 2 (9.52%) RUP
7 2 (9.52%) Project Management
8 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
8 1 (4.76%) CRM
8 1 (4.76%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) MCPD
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) SCCM
1 4 (19.05%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Oracle
2 7 (33.33%) VMware
3 6 (28.57%) HP
3 6 (28.57%) Citrix
4 5 (23.81%) IBM
4 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
4 5 (23.81%) ESRI
5 4 (19.05%) Metastorm
5 4 (19.05%) SAP
5 4 (19.05%) Nintex
6 1 (4.76%) 3PAR
6 1 (4.76%) EMC
6 1 (4.76%) Sitecore