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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Architect
Rank 135 120 135
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +15
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Architect 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.065% 0.042% 0.099%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.070% 0.045% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £540 £463 £475
% change year-on-year
+16.75% -2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2842 2237 2866
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 92.88% 94.07% 94.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1664 1125 1420
Average daily rate £375 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 238 231 362
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% -29.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.78 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Applications Architect
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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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) PLM
2 1 (16.67%) PDM
2 1 (16.67%) Windchill
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
2 1 (16.67%) Information Management
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Local Government
2 1 (16.67%) Civica
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Statistics
2 1 (16.67%) Taxonomies
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
2 1 (16.67%) System Testing
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (16.67%) IIS

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (16.67%) WebLogic
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Windchill
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
1 1 (16.67%) XML
1 1 (16.67%) XSD
1 1 (16.67%) XML Schema
1 1 (16.67%) RESTful
1 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
1 1 (16.67%) Akka
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (16.67%) Statistics
2 1 (16.67%) Taxonomies
2 1 (16.67%) N-Tier
2 1 (16.67%) W3C
2 1 (16.67%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
1 1 (16.67%) Scrum
1 1 (16.67%) PLM
1 1 (16.67%) PDM
1 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
1 1 (16.67%) Information Management
1 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
1 1 (16.67%) System Testing
1 1 (16.67%) UML
1 1 (16.67%) SOA
1 1 (16.67%) OWASP
1 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (16.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Civica
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) SAP
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) TIBCO