The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior 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 Senior Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Architect
Rank 136 113 135
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +22
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Architect 12 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.38% 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.19% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Average daily rate £450 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £55.00 £40.07
% change year-on-year
-39.09% +37.25%
Job Titles Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2931 2111 2932
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 93.14% 93.45% 94.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1637 1078 1413
Average daily rate £373 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.42% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £188 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 219 246 306
Average hourly rate £21.00 £19.39 £27.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.30% -29.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £39.50 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
Senior Architect
England

Senior Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Architect in the job title across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Senior 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 Senior Architect across the East of England region.

Senior Architect Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Senior Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Architect across the East of England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Senior Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Senior 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 Senior Architect across the East of England region.

Senior Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Senior 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 Senior Architect within the East of England region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -2 8 £225 - 1
Cambridgeshire -13 2 £438 +16.66% 2
Suffolk - 1 £450 -
Bedfordshire - - - - 1
Senior Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region that cited Senior 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 Senior Architect in their job title.

1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) Oracle
3 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
3 5 (35.71%) SQL
4 4 (28.57%) .NET
5 3 (21.43%) Data Security
5 3 (21.43%) Migration
5 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
5 3 (21.43%) Clustering
5 3 (21.43%) Mule
5 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (21.43%) Asset Management
6 2 (14.29%) Retail
6 2 (14.29%) Java
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 2 (14.29%) VMware
6 2 (14.29%) HP
7 1 (7.14%) Citrix
7 1 (7.14%) CCA
7 1 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (7.14%) Juniper
7 1 (7.14%) Terminal Services
7 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
7 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (7.14%) OSPF
7 1 (7.14%) McAfee
7 1 (7.14%) BGP
7 1 (7.14%) Project Management
7 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region that cited Senior 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 Senior Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
1 3 (21.43%) Mule
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
2 1 (7.14%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) LAN
1 1 (7.14%) WAN
1 1 (7.14%) OSPF
1 1 (7.14%) BGP
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) Wireless
1 1 (7.14%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Subversion
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) J2EE
2 1 (7.14%) SOAP
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) J2SE
2 1 (7.14%) CGI
2 1 (7.14%) Java EE
2 1 (7.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) UNIX
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Solaris
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Data Security
1 3 (21.43%) Migration
1 3 (21.43%) Asset Management
1 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (7.14%) Analytics
2 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (7.14%) Network Design
2 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
2 1 (7.14%) Web Analytics
2 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
2 1 (7.14%) Multithreading
2 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
2 1 (7.14%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (7.14%) Network Architecture
2 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.14%) TDD
2 1 (7.14%) UML
2 1 (7.14%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (7.14%) OO
2 1 (7.14%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CCNP
1 1 (7.14%) CCA
1 1 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) Terminal Services
1 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
1 1 (7.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (7.14%) XenApp
1 1 (7.14%) XenServer
1 1 (7.14%) vSphere
1 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP NNM
1 1 (7.14%) WSUS
1 1 (7.14%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) HP
2 2 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) Atlassian
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix
3 1 (7.14%) Juniper
3 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.14%) McAfee
3 1 (7.14%) Sun
3 1 (7.14%) Sybase
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
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