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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 20 29 41
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +12
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 183 177 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 7.27% 5.70% 4.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.62% 6.00% 4.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 118 84
Median daily rate £500 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £591 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £490 £488
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +0.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
Median hourly rate £42.65 £48.50 £39.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.06% +24.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.53 £48.50 £27.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.80 £48.50 £41.08
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £59.50 £61.00
% change year-on-year
-24.36% -2.45%
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
2402 2951 2777
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.47% 95.01% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1391 1792 1619
Median daily rate £388 £375 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +0.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 191 239 230
Median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% +15.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £41.50 £36.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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
Cambridgeshire +17 54 £450 -10.00% 14
Bedfordshire +16 40 £575 +4.54% 6
Hertfordshire +18 37 £525 +8.80% 5
Norfolk +17 26 £375 -19.35%
Essex -15 15 £350 -30.86% 2
Suffolk -13 12 £575 +15.00% 2
Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 88 (20.95%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (20.00%) Java
3 81 (19.29%) Microsoft
4 77 (18.33%) SOA
5 68 (16.19%) Finance
6 61 (14.52%) SaaS
7 60 (14.29%) Windows
8 55 (13.10%) Oracle
9 53 (12.62%) VMware
10 48 (11.43%) SQL
11 47 (11.19%) IaaS
12 45 (10.71%) Data Modelling
13 44 (10.48%) SAP
14 42 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
14 42 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
15 41 (9.76%) Migration
16 40 (9.52%) Web Services
17 38 (9.05%) E-Commerce
18 37 (8.81%) Unix
19 36 (8.57%) SQL Server
19 36 (8.57%) Active Directory
19 36 (8.57%) PaaS
20 34 (8.10%) IBM
20 34 (8.10%) CRM
20 34 (8.10%) ETL
20 34 (8.10%) Linux
21 33 (7.86%) Data Management
21 33 (7.86%) Data Centre
22 32 (7.62%) .NET
22 32 (7.62%) SOAP

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 13 (3.10%) IIS
2 12 (2.86%) JBoss
2 12 (2.86%) SharePoint
3 11 (2.62%) MS Exchange
4 10 (2.38%) CMS
5 9 (2.14%) SAS
6 8 (1.90%) Apache
6 8 (1.90%) Confluence
6 8 (1.90%) WebSphere
7 7 (1.67%) Tomcat
8 5 (1.19%) WebLogic
9 4 (0.95%) IBM Notes
9 4 (0.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 3 (0.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 3 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.48%) Documentum
11 2 (0.48%) Drupal
11 2 (0.48%) IBM Domino
11 2 (0.48%) NetWeaver
11 2 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 18 (4.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.48%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.48%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.24%) MS Office
3 1 (0.24%) Simulink
3 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (4.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.19%) Maximo
2 5 (1.19%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (1.19%) SAP CRM
3 3 (0.71%) Adobe Campaign
3 3 (0.71%) BigMachines
4 2 (0.48%) Magento
4 2 (0.48%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.48%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (0.48%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.48%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.24%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.24%) OpenText MBPM
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle iSupplier
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 61 (14.52%) SaaS
2 47 (11.19%) IaaS
3 42 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
4 36 (8.57%) PaaS
5 29 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
6 12 (2.86%) Force.com
7 11 (2.62%) Office 365
8 10 (2.38%) Heroku
9 6 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (0.95%) SuccessFactors
11 1 (0.24%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (0.24%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.24%) OneDrive
11 1 (0.24%) SoftLayer
11 1 (0.24%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 31 (7.38%) WAN
2 29 (6.90%) Firewall
2 29 (6.90%) LAN
3 14 (3.33%) SAN
4 10 (2.38%) NAS
4 10 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
5 9 (2.14%) LDAP
6 6 (1.43%) 3G
6 6 (1.43%) 4G
6 6 (1.43%) HTTP
6 6 (1.43%) LTE
7 5 (1.19%) Intranet
7 5 (1.19%) iSCSI
7 5 (1.19%) VLAN
8 4 (0.95%) DNS
8 4 (0.95%) Kerberos
8 4 (0.95%) MPLS
8 4 (0.95%) SMS
8 4 (0.95%) SSL
8 4 (0.95%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 26 (6.19%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (3.57%) Oracle Database
3 15 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (3.33%) IBM InfoSphere
5 12 (2.86%) Big Data
6 10 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
7 8 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (1.67%) Data Mart
8 7 (1.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 6 (1.43%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (1.43%) DataStage
9 6 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (1.19%) Hadoop
10 5 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (0.95%) Amazon RDS
11 4 (0.95%) Amazon Redshift
11 4 (0.95%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (0.95%) Relational Database
11 4 (0.95%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 9 (2.14%) JIRA
2 5 (1.19%) Bitbucket
2 5 (1.19%) Gradle
2 5 (1.19%) Jenkins
2 5 (1.19%) Maven
3 4 (0.95%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (0.71%) Ant
4 3 (0.71%) ERwin
4 3 (0.71%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.48%) Axure RP
5 2 (0.48%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 2 (0.48%) Subversion
6 1 (0.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.24%) FishEye
6 1 (0.24%) SonarQube
6 1 (0.24%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.24%) Visual Studio
General
1 68 (16.19%) Finance
2 21 (5.00%) Retail
3 18 (4.29%) Marketing
4 15 (3.57%) Telecoms
5 10 (2.38%) Banking
6 9 (2.14%) Legal
7 6 (1.43%) General Ledger
8 5 (1.19%) Advertising
8 5 (1.19%) Back Office
8 5 (1.19%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.95%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.71%) Billing
10 3 (0.71%) Military
11 2 (0.48%) Electronics
11 2 (0.48%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (9.52%) Web Services
2 32 (7.62%) .NET
2 32 (7.62%) SOAP
3 30 (7.14%) J2EE
4 27 (6.43%) Middleware
5 20 (4.76%) RESTful
6 19 (4.52%) REST
7 16 (3.81%) XML
8 15 (3.57%) Java EE
9 14 (3.33%) Visualforce
10 10 (2.38%) COM
11 7 (1.67%) ASP.NET Web API
11 7 (1.67%) Spring
11 7 (1.67%) WCF
12 6 (1.43%) IBM Integration Bus
12 6 (1.43%) SAML
13 5 (1.19%) OAuth
14 4 (0.95%) ASP.NET
14 4 (0.95%) HTML
14 4 (0.95%) SPNEGO
Miscellaneous
1 33 (7.86%) Data Centre
2 24 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (3.57%) Data Integration
5 13 (3.10%) Management Information System
6 12 (2.86%) Data Structures
6 12 (2.86%) Hybrid Cloud
7 11 (2.62%) Mobile App
8 10 (2.38%) Mainframe
8 10 (2.38%) NHS
9 8 (1.90%) Social Media
10 7 (1.67%) DataPower
10 7 (1.67%) User Experience
11 6 (1.43%) Clustering
12 5 (1.19%) Cryptography
12 5 (1.19%) PKI
12 5 (1.19%) Virtual Team
13 4 (0.95%) Data Protection Act
13 4 (0.95%) iPad
14 3 (0.71%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 60 (14.29%) Windows
2 37 (8.81%) Unix
3 34 (8.10%) Linux
4 25 (5.95%) Windows Server
5 15 (3.57%) Android
5 15 (3.57%) Apple iOS
6 13 (3.10%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (2.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (1.90%) Solaris
9 6 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.95%) Windows 10
12 3 (0.71%) AIX
13 2 (0.48%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.48%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.24%) HPUX
14 1 (0.24%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (20.95%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (18.33%) SOA
3 45 (10.71%) Data Modelling
4 42 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 41 (9.76%) Migration
6 38 (9.05%) E-Commerce
7 34 (8.10%) CRM
7 34 (8.10%) ETL
8 33 (7.86%) Data Management
9 32 (7.62%) Technical Architecture
9 32 (7.62%) TOGAF
10 31 (7.38%) Enterprise Architecture
11 30 (7.14%) Mentoring
12 28 (6.67%) SDLC
13 26 (6.19%) Master Data Management
14 23 (5.48%) Business Intelligence
14 23 (5.48%) Presales
15 22 (5.24%) Identity Access Management
16 21 (5.00%) ITIL
16 21 (5.00%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 84 (20.00%) Java
2 48 (11.43%) SQL
3 27 (6.43%) C#
4 24 (5.71%) Shell Script
5 14 (3.33%) Apex Code
6 11 (2.62%) SOQL
7 10 (2.38%) Python
8 6 (1.43%) C++
9 4 (0.95%) C
9 4 (0.95%) JavaScript
10 3 (0.71%) PHP
11 2 (0.48%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.48%) Ruby
11 2 (0.48%) Scala
11 2 (0.48%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.48%) VB
11 2 (0.48%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.48%) VB6
12 1 (0.24%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 23 (5.48%) Security Cleared
2 11 (2.62%) Degree
3 7 (1.67%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.43%) CISSP
4 6 (1.43%) DV Cleared
5 4 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (0.95%) MCSE
5 4 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.71%) CCIE
6 3 (0.71%) CLAS
6 3 (0.71%) MCITP
6 3 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.48%) CCNA
7 2 (0.48%) ISEB
8 1 (0.24%) CCNP
8 1 (0.24%) CISA
8 1 (0.24%) CISM
8 1 (0.24%) CWNA
8 1 (0.24%) CWSP
8 1 (0.24%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.81%) Data Quality
2 13 (3.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.43%) QA
4 3 (0.71%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.24%) COBIT
6 1 (0.24%) FISMA
6 1 (0.24%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.24%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (8.57%) Active Directory
2 32 (7.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.38%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.95%) vSphere
5 3 (0.71%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.48%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.48%) DFS Replication
6 2 (0.48%) Snort
6 2 (0.48%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.48%) Xen
6 2 (0.48%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (2.38%) Oracle Identity Management
1 10 (2.38%) SCCM
2 5 (1.19%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (0.71%) SCOM
4 2 (0.48%) Ansible
4 2 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.48%) Puppet
5 1 (0.24%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.24%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.24%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (0.24%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.24%) Simpana
5 1 (0.24%) WSUS
Vendors
1 81 (19.29%) Microsoft
2 55 (13.10%) Oracle
3 53 (12.62%) VMware
4 44 (10.48%) SAP
5 34 (8.10%) IBM
6 28 (6.67%) Cisco
7 26 (6.19%) Salesforce.com
8 24 (5.71%) HP
9 17 (4.05%) Citrix
10 11 (2.62%) Siebel
11 10 (2.38%) CheckPoint
11 10 (2.38%) Red Hat
12 9 (2.14%) Adobe
12 9 (2.14%) hybris
13 7 (1.67%) Atlassian
14 6 (1.43%) Aruba
14 6 (1.43%) Meraki
15 4 (0.95%) EMC
15 4 (0.95%) ForgeRock
15 4 (0.95%) SunGard
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