The first table below looks at the demand for Computer Architecture skills 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 Computer Architecture 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 of the Processes & Methodologies category 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
Computer Architecture
Rank 135 - 130
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Computer Architecture 2 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.065% - 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.089% - 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £375 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2256 1664 2053
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 73.73% 69.97% 67.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1325 869 1023
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £461
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 124 229
Average hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £16.00 £15.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.95 £42.55 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
Computer Architecture
England

Computer Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Computer Architecture across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Computer Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Computer Architecture
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 Computer Architecture within the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Cambridgeshire - 2 - -
Computer Architecture
England

Computer Architecture
Top 24 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 citing Computer Architecture also 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 that cited Computer Architecture.

1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) IPv6
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) SCOM
1 2 (100.00%) SCVMM
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) SCOrch

Computer Architecture
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 citing Computer Architecture also 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 that cited Computer Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) IPv6
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Server Support
1 2 (100.00%) Support Specialist
1 2 (100.00%) Server Support Specialist
1 2 (100.00%) Network Support
1 2 (100.00%) Network Specialist
1 2 (100.00%) Server Specialist
1 2 (100.00%) Network Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) SCOM
1 2 (100.00%) SCVMM
1 2 (100.00%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft