The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the East of England region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Architect
Rank 139 116 131
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +15
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Architect 5 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.16% 0.089% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.095% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 3
Average daily rate £575 £440 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.68% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £440 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £607 £440 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £531 £468
% change year-on-year
-5.79% +13.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £55.00 -
Job Titles Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2938 2107 2938
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 93.18% 93.56% 94.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1639 1079 1416
Average daily rate £370 £350 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -3.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £188 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 220 246 307
Average hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £27.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -27.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £39.50 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Applications Architect
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -8 1 - - 1
Bedfordshire - 1 £400 -
Applications Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (14.29%) Akka
2 1 (14.29%) MEAP
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (14.29%) Taxonomies
2 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
2 1 (14.29%) System Testing
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) OWASP
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (14.29%) Liferay
2 1 (14.29%) RESTful
2 1 (14.29%) Open Source
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
2 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 1 (14.29%) SWIFT
2 1 (14.29%) Progressive Enhancement
2 1 (14.29%) Node.js
2 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 1 (14.29%) User Stories
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) Information Management
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Local Government

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 1 (14.29%) Liferay
1 1 (14.29%) Node.js
1 1 (14.29%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
1 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Local Government
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Akka
1 1 (14.29%) MEAP
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (14.29%) RESTful
1 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) XML
1 1 (14.29%) XSD
1 1 (14.29%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (14.29%) Taxonomies
2 1 (14.29%) Open Source
2 1 (14.29%) SWIFT
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) Statistics
2 1 (14.29%) N-Tier
2 1 (14.29%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
2 1 (14.29%) System Testing
2 1 (14.29%) OWASP
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
2 1 (14.29%) Progressive Enhancement
2 1 (14.29%) User Stories
2 1 (14.29%) Information Management
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) UML
2 1 (14.29%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Civica
1 1 (14.29%) SAP
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft