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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 11 20 24
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +4
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 222 216 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 8.83% 7.85% 5.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.14% 8.18% 6.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 156 96
Median daily rate £493 £531 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.29% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £400 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £485
% change year-on-year
- +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.91 £42.00 £41.03
% change year-on-year
+14.07% +2.37%
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
2429 2640 2923
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 96.62% 95.97% 94.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1396 1461 1630
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £200 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 244 212
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.28 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -

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 3 May 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 3 May 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 +4 70 £538 +19.44% 1
Cambridgeshire +34 68 £425 -12.82% 11
Bedfordshire 0 35 £588 -2.08% 11
Essex +9 25 £510 -7.27% 1
Suffolk -13 14 £525 - 3
Norfolk -5 7 £425 -
East Anglia +5 3 £470 +17.50%
Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 May 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.

1 133 (30.37%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (29.68%) SOA
3 93 (21.23%) E-Commerce
4 87 (19.86%) Microsoft
5 73 (16.67%) SaaS
6 65 (14.84%) Java
7 64 (14.61%) Finance
8 55 (12.56%) Stakeholder Management
9 54 (12.33%) Oracle
9 54 (12.33%) Windows
10 53 (12.10%) Data Modelling
11 52 (11.87%) SQL
11 52 (11.87%) Enterprise Architecture
12 50 (11.42%) .NET
13 49 (11.19%) C#
13 49 (11.19%) SOAP
14 48 (10.96%) TOGAF
14 48 (10.96%) Technical Architecture
15 45 (10.27%) IaaS
15 45 (10.27%) Web Services
16 44 (10.05%) Amazon AWS
17 40 (9.13%) REST
18 39 (8.90%) SQL Server
19 37 (8.45%) CRM
19 37 (8.45%) Middleware
20 35 (7.99%) ETL
21 33 (7.53%) VMware
21 33 (7.53%) Migration
21 33 (7.53%) PaaS
22 32 (7.31%) Data Warehouse

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 15 (3.42%) JBoss
2 13 (2.97%) SharePoint
2 13 (2.97%) WebSphere
3 12 (2.74%) CMS
3 12 (2.74%) MS Exchange
4 9 (2.05%) Confluence
4 9 (2.05%) SAS
5 6 (1.37%) IIS
6 5 (1.14%) Apache
6 5 (1.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 5 (1.14%) Tomcat
6 5 (1.14%) WebLogic
7 4 (0.91%) IBM Notes
8 3 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (0.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.46%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.46%) Documentum
9 2 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.46%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 26 (5.94%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.60%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.91%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.46%) MS Office
5 1 (0.23%) Simulink
5 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 23 (5.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.83%) Maximo
3 7 (1.60%) SAP CRM
4 5 (1.14%) BigMachines
4 5 (1.14%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (0.91%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 2 (0.46%) Adobe Campaign
6 2 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.46%) Unit4 Business World
7 1 (0.23%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 73 (16.67%) SaaS
2 45 (10.27%) IaaS
3 44 (10.05%) Amazon AWS
4 33 (7.53%) PaaS
5 23 (5.25%) Microsoft Azure
6 14 (3.20%) Cloud Computing
6 14 (3.20%) Force.com
7 10 (2.28%) Heroku
8 5 (1.14%) Office 365
9 2 (0.46%) Boomi
9 2 (0.46%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.23%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (0.23%) IBM PureFlex
10 1 (0.23%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 25 (5.71%) LAN
2 23 (5.25%) Firewall
3 22 (5.02%) WAN
4 15 (3.42%) Network Security
5 14 (3.20%) Wi-Fi
6 8 (1.83%) 3G
6 8 (1.83%) 4G
6 8 (1.83%) LTE
7 7 (1.60%) Internet
8 6 (1.37%) HTTP
9 5 (1.14%) DNS
9 5 (1.14%) Intranet
9 5 (1.14%) LDAP
9 5 (1.14%) Wireless
10 4 (0.91%) Kerberos
10 4 (0.91%) SAN
10 4 (0.91%) SSL
10 4 (0.91%) WLAN
10 4 (0.91%) X.509
11 3 (0.68%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (8.90%) SQL Server
2 32 (7.31%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (2.28%) DataStage
3 10 (2.28%) Relational Database
4 9 (2.05%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 9 (2.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (2.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (2.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (1.83%) Oracle Database
6 7 (1.60%) Data Mart
7 6 (1.37%) SAP HANA
8 5 (1.14%) Amazon RDS
8 5 (1.14%) Amazon Redshift
8 5 (1.14%) Big Data
8 5 (1.14%) RDBMS
9 4 (0.91%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (0.91%) Hadoop
9 4 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (0.91%) WebFOCUS
10 3 (0.68%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 10 (2.28%) JIRA
2 7 (1.60%) Axure RP
2 7 (1.60%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 5 (1.14%) Bitbucket
3 5 (1.14%) Gradle
3 5 (1.14%) Jenkins
3 5 (1.14%) Maven
4 4 (0.91%) Ant
4 4 (0.91%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (0.68%) Rational Application Developer
6 2 (0.46%) SoapUI
6 2 (0.46%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.23%) ERwin
7 1 (0.23%) FishEye
7 1 (0.23%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.23%) SonarQube
7 1 (0.23%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 64 (14.61%) Finance
2 23 (5.25%) Retail
3 20 (4.57%) Legal
4 15 (3.42%) Telecoms
5 13 (2.97%) Marketing
6 11 (2.51%) Banking
7 6 (1.37%) Advertising
7 6 (1.37%) Automotive
8 5 (1.14%) Back Office
9 4 (0.91%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.91%) General Ledger
9 4 (0.91%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.46%) Electronics
11 1 (0.23%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (11.42%) .NET
2 49 (11.19%) SOAP
3 45 (10.27%) Web Services
4 40 (9.13%) REST
5 37 (8.45%) Middleware
6 20 (4.57%) WCF
7 18 (4.11%) RESTful
8 17 (3.88%) J2EE
9 16 (3.65%) XML
10 14 (3.20%) Visualforce
11 13 (2.97%) HTML
12 12 (2.74%) MSMQ
13 11 (2.51%) Java EE
14 10 (2.28%) COM
15 9 (2.05%) ASP.NET Web API
16 7 (1.60%) Spring
17 6 (1.37%) IBM Integration Bus
18 5 (1.14%) OAuth
18 5 (1.14%) SAML
19 4 (0.91%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 31 (7.08%) Data Integration
2 27 (6.16%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (4.11%) Enterprise Software
4 16 (3.65%) Cryptography
4 16 (3.65%) Management Information System
5 15 (3.42%) Hybrid Cloud
6 14 (3.20%) Data Centre
7 13 (2.97%) Data Structures
8 11 (2.51%) Mobile App
9 10 (2.28%) NHS
9 10 (2.28%) User Experience
10 7 (1.60%) DataPower
10 7 (1.60%) Psychology
11 5 (1.14%) Data Protection Act
12 4 (0.91%) Client/Server
12 4 (0.91%) PKI
13 3 (0.68%) iPad
13 3 (0.68%) Mainframe
13 3 (0.68%) Social Media
13 3 (0.68%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 54 (12.33%) Windows
2 31 (7.08%) Linux
3 21 (4.79%) Unix
4 15 (3.42%) Apple iOS
4 15 (3.42%) Windows Server
5 14 (3.20%) Android
6 9 (2.05%) Solaris
7 7 (1.60%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.68%) AIX
10 3 (0.68%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.46%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.46%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.23%) HPUX
12 1 (0.23%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (30.37%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (29.68%) SOA
3 93 (21.23%) E-Commerce
4 55 (12.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 53 (12.10%) Data Modelling
6 52 (11.87%) Enterprise Architecture
7 48 (10.96%) Technical Architecture
7 48 (10.96%) TOGAF
8 37 (8.45%) CRM
9 35 (7.99%) ETL
10 33 (7.53%) Migration
11 29 (6.62%) Information Security
12 27 (6.16%) Microservices
13 25 (5.71%) API Design
13 25 (5.71%) UML
14 22 (5.02%) OO
14 22 (5.02%) TDD
15 21 (4.79%) Business Intelligence
16 20 (4.57%) High Availability
17 19 (4.34%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (14.84%) Java
2 52 (11.87%) SQL
3 49 (11.19%) C#
4 14 (3.20%) Apex Code
5 11 (2.51%) SOQL
6 6 (1.37%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.46%) C++
7 2 (0.46%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.46%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.46%) Python
7 2 (0.46%) Ruby
7 2 (0.46%) Scala
7 2 (0.46%) VB
7 2 (0.46%) VB.NET
7 2 (0.46%) VB6
8 1 (0.23%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.23%) PHP
8 1 (0.23%) X++
Qualifications
1 20 (4.57%) Degree
2 19 (4.34%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.14%) CISSP
3 5 (1.14%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.68%) CISM
4 3 (0.68%) MBA
4 3 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.46%) CCIE
5 2 (0.46%) CCNA
5 2 (0.46%) CISA
5 2 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.46%) CSSLP
5 2 (0.46%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.46%) ISSAP
5 2 (0.46%) MCSE
5 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.46%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.46%) PMP
6 1 (0.23%) CWDP
6 1 (0.23%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (3.20%) PCI DSS
3 12 (2.74%) Data Quality
3 12 (2.74%) QA
4 8 (1.83%) COBIT
5 7 (1.60%) ISO27002
6 1 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (4.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (1.83%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.68%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.46%) Apache Flume
4 2 (0.46%) DFS Replication
4 2 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (0.46%) vSphere
4 2 (0.46%) Xen
5 1 (0.23%) iptables
5 1 (0.23%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.23%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (1.60%) SCCM
2 2 (0.46%) SCOM
3 1 (0.23%) SCOrch
3 1 (0.23%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 87 (19.86%) Microsoft
2 54 (12.33%) Oracle
3 33 (7.53%) VMware
4 32 (7.31%) SAP
5 28 (6.39%) Cisco
6 27 (6.16%) Salesforce.com
7 25 (5.71%) Red Hat
8 24 (5.48%) IBM
9 19 (4.34%) HP
10 13 (2.97%) CheckPoint
11 11 (2.51%) Siebel
11 11 (2.51%) Sitecore
12 9 (2.05%) Adobe
12 9 (2.05%) Aruba
13 8 (1.83%) Atlassian
13 8 (1.83%) Citrix
13 8 (1.83%) Meraki
14 7 (1.60%) hybris
14 7 (1.60%) TIBCO
15 5 (1.14%) NetApp
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