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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Architect
Rank 125 124 126
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Architect 2 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.084% 0.20% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.088% 0.20% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 3
Average daily rate £525 £475 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £460 £349
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £525 £573
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £488 £525
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 - -
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
2273 2472 2291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.38% 96.60% 95.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1361 1468 1252
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £180 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 213 229 245
Average hourly rate £20.50 £16.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.24% -17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.68 £39.85 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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
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 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +6 2 £525 -
Applications Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 7 (100.00%) SOA
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) SharePoint
3 4 (57.14%) TOGAF
4 3 (42.86%) SaaS
4 3 (42.86%) PaaS
4 3 (42.86%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (42.86%) REST
4 3 (42.86%) IaaS
4 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
4 3 (42.86%) C#
4 3 (42.86%) .NET
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 3 (42.86%) SOAP
4 3 (42.86%) Web Services
4 3 (42.86%) ETL
4 3 (42.86%) FTP
4 3 (42.86%) RDBMS
4 3 (42.86%) IBM
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) Citrix
4 3 (42.86%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (42.86%) GIS
4 3 (42.86%) ESRI
4 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) Maximo
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (42.86%) WCF

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 6 (85.71%) SharePoint
2 3 (42.86%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (42.86%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (42.86%) IaaS
1 3 (42.86%) PaaS
1 3 (42.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) GIS
2 3 (42.86%) RDBMS
2 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
1 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
1 3 (42.86%) REST
1 3 (42.86%) SOAP
1 3 (42.86%) WCF
1 3 (42.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) SOA
2 4 (57.14%) TOGAF
3 3 (42.86%) ETL
4 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Network Design
4 1 (14.29%) Website Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C#
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Citrix
1 3 (42.86%) ESRI
1 3 (42.86%) IBM
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
1 3 (42.86%) VMware