The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East of England region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 18 10 19
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +9
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 163 215 254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 7.15% 8.23% 8.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.51% 8.68% 9.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 134 180
Median daily rate £500 £525 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £425 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £633 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 0
Median hourly rate £42.92 £36.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.58% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £36.50 £41.25
% change year-on-year
+23.28% -11.51%
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
2171 2476 2735
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.22% 94.79% 95.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1252 1437 1750
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £215 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 173 265 185
Median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.75 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the East of England region that featured Architect in the job title.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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 Architect across the East of England region.

Architect Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the East of England region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Architect
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Hertfordshire -5 48 £538 +2.38% 7
Bedfordshire -1 38 £520 -9.56% 7
Cambridgeshire +9 30 £425 -27.65% 3
Essex -8 23 £388 -22.57% 5
Suffolk -11 13 £540 +13.68% 3
Norfolk -2 10 £650 +36.84% 2
East Anglia - 1 £500 -
Architect
England

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 of England region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 91 (27.83%) SOA
2 78 (23.85%) Java
2 78 (23.85%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (20.49%) Enterprise Architecture
4 62 (18.96%) TOGAF
5 60 (18.35%) Finance
6 59 (18.04%) .NET
7 56 (17.13%) J2EE
8 55 (16.82%) Microsoft
9 49 (14.98%) Oracle
9 49 (14.98%) Web Services
10 46 (14.07%) SQL
11 42 (12.84%) SQL Server
12 41 (12.54%) Stakeholder Management
13 39 (11.93%) E-Commerce
14 38 (11.62%) Adobe
15 37 (11.31%) Marketing
16 36 (11.01%) OO
17 35 (10.70%) Zachman Framework
18 34 (10.40%) Windows
18 34 (10.40%) Linux
19 29 (8.87%) VMware
19 29 (8.87%) Technical Architecture
20 28 (8.56%) Big Data
21 27 (8.26%) Digital Marketing
21 27 (8.26%) Presales
22 26 (7.95%) Open Source
22 26 (7.95%) Data Modelling
23 25 (7.65%) Unix
23 25 (7.65%) Active Directory

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 21 (6.42%) SharePoint
2 15 (4.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 15 (4.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 9 (2.75%) Drupal
3 9 (2.75%) Tomcat
4 6 (1.83%) Apache
5 3 (0.92%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.61%) Apache Solr
6 2 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.61%) IIS
6 2 (0.61%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.61%) nginx
6 2 (0.61%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.61%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.61%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (3.36%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.61%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.31%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (4.59%) Adobe Campaign
2 14 (4.28%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (2.75%) Magento
4 5 (1.53%) BigMachines
5 4 (1.22%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (1.22%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.61%) OpenText MBPM
7 2 (0.61%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.31%) assyst
8 1 (0.31%) Hyperion Planning
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle Assets
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle E-Business Tax
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle iSupplier
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 1 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.31%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 24 (7.34%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (5.50%) SaaS
3 17 (5.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (4.28%) IaaS
5 9 (2.75%) Office 365
6 5 (1.53%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (1.22%) PaaS
8 2 (0.61%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.31%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.31%) GitHub
9 1 (0.31%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (0.31%) SoftLayer
9 1 (0.31%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 22 (6.73%) Firewall
2 19 (5.81%) WAN
3 16 (4.89%) SMS
4 12 (3.67%) Internet
5 10 (3.06%) MPLS
6 9 (2.75%) NetScaler
7 8 (2.45%) DNS
7 8 (2.45%) LAN
8 7 (2.14%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (2.14%) VPN
9 6 (1.83%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (1.83%) TCP/IP
10 5 (1.53%) Cisco IOS
10 5 (1.53%) Network Security
10 5 (1.53%) SAN
10 5 (1.53%) VLAN
11 4 (1.22%) EIGRP
11 4 (1.22%) IPsec
11 4 (1.22%) iSCSI
11 4 (1.22%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (12.84%) SQL Server
2 28 (8.56%) Big Data
3 20 (6.12%) MySQL
4 16 (4.89%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (4.28%) NoSQL
6 13 (3.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (3.06%) Relational Database
8 9 (2.75%) DB2
8 9 (2.75%) Oracle Database
8 9 (2.75%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (2.45%) OLTP
10 7 (2.14%) Hadoop
10 7 (2.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (1.83%) BusinessObjects
11 6 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (1.53%) Data Mart
12 5 (1.53%) MS Access
12 5 (1.53%) OLAP
12 5 (1.53%) Oracle OLAP
12 5 (1.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (3.67%) Ant
2 11 (3.36%) Git (software)
3 10 (3.06%) Subversion
4 5 (1.53%) Visual Studio
5 4 (1.22%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.61%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.61%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.31%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.31%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (0.31%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.31%) ERwin
7 1 (0.31%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.31%) JIRA
7 1 (0.31%) JMeter
7 1 (0.31%) JUnit
7 1 (0.31%) NUnit
7 1 (0.31%) Redmine
7 1 (0.31%) SoapUI
General
1 60 (18.35%) Finance
2 37 (11.31%) Marketing
3 19 (5.81%) Legal
4 13 (3.98%) Retail
5 10 (3.06%) Billing
6 9 (2.75%) Telecoms
7 7 (2.14%) Banking
8 6 (1.83%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.22%) Military
10 3 (0.92%) Electronics
11 2 (0.61%) Front Office
12 1 (0.31%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (18.04%) .NET
2 56 (17.13%) J2EE
3 49 (14.98%) Web Services
4 21 (6.42%) Spring
5 19 (5.81%) HTML
6 18 (5.50%) ASP.NET
7 16 (4.89%) Apache Flex
7 16 (4.89%) Hibernate
8 15 (4.59%) Middleware
9 14 (4.28%) XML
10 13 (3.98%) JSON
11 12 (3.67%) RESTful
12 10 (3.06%) Java EE
13 7 (2.14%) SOAP
14 6 (1.83%) REST
15 5 (1.53%) SAML
15 5 (1.53%) Visualforce
16 4 (1.22%) JMS
16 4 (1.22%) WPF
16 4 (1.22%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 24 (7.34%) Social Media
2 23 (7.03%) Data Centre
3 15 (4.59%) Virtual Team
4 10 (3.06%) Mobile App
5 9 (2.75%) Linked Data
6 8 (2.45%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (2.45%) Data Integration
7 7 (2.14%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (2.14%) iPad
8 6 (1.83%) Hybrid Cloud
9 5 (1.53%) PKI
9 5 (1.53%) User Experience
10 3 (0.92%) Mobile Payment
10 3 (0.92%) Security Operations Centre
10 3 (0.92%) VCE vBlock
11 2 (0.61%) CMDB
11 2 (0.61%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.61%) Data Extraction
11 2 (0.61%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.61%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 34 (10.40%) Linux
1 34 (10.40%) Windows
2 25 (7.65%) Unix
3 10 (3.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (3.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (2.75%) AIX
4 9 (2.75%) Solaris
5 8 (2.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (1.83%) Windows Server
6 6 (1.83%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.92%) Android
7 3 (0.92%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.61%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.31%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.31%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (27.83%) SOA
2 78 (23.85%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (20.49%) Enterprise Architecture
4 62 (18.96%) TOGAF
5 41 (12.54%) Stakeholder Management
6 39 (11.93%) E-Commerce
7 36 (11.01%) OO
8 35 (10.70%) Zachman Framework
9 29 (8.87%) Technical Architecture
10 27 (8.26%) Digital Marketing
10 27 (8.26%) Presales
11 26 (7.95%) Data Modelling
11 26 (7.95%) Open Source
12 24 (7.34%) Information Security
13 23 (7.03%) Mentoring
14 22 (6.73%) Business Intelligence
14 22 (6.73%) CRM
15 21 (6.42%) Analytics
15 21 (6.42%) Migration
16 18 (5.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 78 (23.85%) Java
2 46 (14.07%) SQL
3 21 (6.42%) JavaScript
4 16 (4.89%) C#
5 15 (4.59%) Python
6 13 (3.98%) Ruby
7 11 (3.36%) C
8 9 (2.75%) PHP
9 8 (2.45%) Shell Script
10 7 (2.14%) C++
11 5 (1.53%) Apex Code
12 4 (1.22%) Delphi
13 3 (0.92%) Groovy
13 3 (0.92%) XPath
14 2 (0.61%) Go
14 2 (0.61%) Lua
14 2 (0.61%) MATLAB
14 2 (0.61%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.61%) Scala
14 2 (0.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (5.81%) Security Cleared
2 17 (5.20%) Degree
3 11 (3.36%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (2.75%) SC Cleared
5 8 (2.45%) MCSE
5 8 (2.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (2.14%) CCIE
7 6 (1.83%) DV Cleared
7 6 (1.83%) MCITP
8 5 (1.53%) CISSP
9 3 (0.92%) CCDE
9 3 (0.92%) VCAP
9 3 (0.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.61%) CCNA
10 2 (0.61%) CCNP
10 2 (0.61%) CISM
11 1 (0.31%) CCA
11 1 (0.31%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.31%) ISEB
11 1 (0.31%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.98%) PCI DSS
2 6 (1.83%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.61%) SLA
5 1 (0.31%) FISMA
5 1 (0.31%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.31%) HL7
5 1 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 25 (7.65%) Active Directory
2 21 (6.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (5.50%) Hyper-V
4 9 (2.75%) Virtual Servers
5 8 (2.45%) vSphere
6 6 (1.83%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (1.83%) XenApp
7 4 (1.22%) Docker
8 3 (0.92%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.61%) Snort
10 1 (0.31%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 16 (4.89%) SCCM
2 14 (4.28%) Puppet
3 11 (3.36%) Ansible
4 10 (3.06%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.92%) FortiGate
5 3 (0.92%) NetBackup
5 3 (0.92%) OpenView
5 3 (0.92%) Simpana
5 3 (0.92%) Tivoli
5 3 (0.92%) WSUS
6 2 (0.61%) Oracle Identity Management
6 2 (0.61%) SCOM
7 1 (0.31%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.31%) Netcool
7 1 (0.31%) Packer
7 1 (0.31%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.31%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.31%) Terraform
Vendors
1 55 (16.82%) Microsoft
2 49 (14.98%) Oracle
3 38 (11.62%) Adobe
4 29 (8.87%) VMware
5 23 (7.03%) IBM
6 22 (6.73%) Cisco
7 21 (6.42%) SAP
8 14 (4.28%) hybris
9 13 (3.98%) HP
10 12 (3.67%) Citrix
11 9 (2.75%) 3PAR
11 9 (2.75%) Forcepoint
12 8 (2.45%) Salesforce.com
13 5 (1.53%) EMC
13 5 (1.53%) Teradata
14 4 (1.22%) BMC
14 4 (1.22%) Borland
14 4 (1.22%) Embarcadero
14 4 (1.22%) F5
15 3 (0.92%) Veeam
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