The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 33 30 38
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 14 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 3.83% 1.98% 2.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.09% 2.10% 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 7
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £375 £423
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £494
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £55.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +22.22%
Architect
South East

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 Sussex 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 Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
342 238 375
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 93.44% 94.44% 98.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 126 199
Average daily rate £325 £340 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% -6.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £163 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £419 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 21 22
Average hourly rate £15.94 £15.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.28 £13.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.10 £38.75 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Architect across the East Sussex region.

Architect Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

Architect
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 21 October 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
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -3 12 £419 +8.06% 1
Architect
South East

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex region that cited 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 Architect in their job title.

1 14 (60.87%) Finance
2 6 (26.09%) Business Analysis
2 6 (26.09%) Data Architecture
3 5 (21.74%) Banking
3 5 (21.74%) Java
4 4 (17.39%) Data Modelling
4 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (17.39%) Data Management
5 3 (13.04%) TOGAF
5 3 (13.04%) Spring
5 3 (13.04%) Maven
5 3 (13.04%) WebSphere
5 3 (13.04%) Learning Management System
5 3 (13.04%) Data Governance
5 3 (13.04%) Build Automation
5 3 (13.04%) TDD
5 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (13.04%) Scrum
5 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (8.70%) Project Management
6 2 (8.70%) Financial Institution
6 2 (8.70%) VMware
6 2 (8.70%) E-Learning
6 2 (8.70%) Retail
6 2 (8.70%) ETL
6 2 (8.70%) WAN
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco
6 2 (8.70%) SQL
6 2 (8.70%) VBA
6 2 (8.70%) ITIL

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex region that cited 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 Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.04%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) WAN
2 1 (4.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Maven
2 1 (4.35%) ERwin
General
1 14 (60.87%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Retail
3 2 (8.70%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) Spring
2 2 (8.70%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Learning Management System
2 2 (8.70%) E-Learning
3 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (4.35%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Business Analysis
1 6 (26.09%) Data Architecture
2 4 (17.39%) Data Management
2 4 (17.39%) Data Modelling
2 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.04%) TDD
3 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (13.04%) Scrum
3 3 (13.04%) TOGAF
3 3 (13.04%) Data Governance
3 3 (13.04%) Build Automation
4 2 (8.70%) Reverse Engineering
4 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
4 2 (8.70%) ETL
4 2 (8.70%) Project Management
4 2 (8.70%) ITIL
4 2 (8.70%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) Java
2 2 (8.70%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (8.70%) VCDX
2 1 (4.35%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Cisco
1 2 (8.70%) VMware
1 2 (8.70%) Google
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) SAP