The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Applications Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Architect
Rank 537 525 546
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +21
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Architect 94 82 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.16% 0.096%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.17% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 52 31
Median daily rate £500 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £401 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £573 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £550
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Applications Architect
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47342 48948 45494
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.84% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 31078 31567 28107
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £249 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1406 1851 1890
Median hourly rate £17.45 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.12% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.24%

Applications Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Applications Architect in the job title.

Applications Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

Applications Architect
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Applications Architect Daily Rate Trend in England

Applications Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Applications Architect across the England region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Applications Architect Daily Rate Histogram in England

Applications Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Applications Architect across the England region.

Applications Architect Hourly Rate Trend in England

Applications Architect
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 23 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
London +4 38 £531 +16.75% 9
South East +10 19 £470 -5.05% 3
East Midlands +6 12 £550 - 1
South West +8 7 £600 +20.00% 1
East of England +22 5 £475 +5.55%
Yorkshire +2 5 £450 -
North West -19 4 £468 +10.00%
West Midlands -22 3 £425 -19.04% 3
North East -48 1 £413 -1.78%
Applications Architect
UK

Applications Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, Applications 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 England region featuring Applications Architect in the job title.

1 49 (22.07%) Java
2 45 (20.27%) Migration
3 40 (18.02%) Oracle
4 37 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (15.32%) TOGAF
5 34 (15.32%) Security Cleared
6 31 (13.96%) Finance
6 31 (13.96%) Microsoft
7 29 (13.06%) CRM
8 28 (12.61%) SQL
9 27 (12.16%) SC Cleared
10 24 (10.81%) .NET
10 24 (10.81%) Web Services
10 24 (10.81%) SOA
11 22 (9.91%) XML
12 21 (9.46%) IBM
13 19 (8.56%) Data Centre
14 18 (8.11%) Spring
14 18 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
15 17 (7.66%) Linux
15 17 (7.66%) HTML
15 17 (7.66%) SQL Server
15 17 (7.66%) C++
15 17 (7.66%) Enterprise Architecture
16 16 (7.21%) Technical Architecture
16 16 (7.21%) J2EE
17 15 (6.76%) ERP
17 15 (6.76%) Data Protection
18 14 (6.31%) REST
18 14 (6.31%) Analytical Skills

Applications Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 12 (5.41%) Confluence
2 11 (4.95%) CMS
3 6 (2.70%) WebLogic
3 6 (2.70%) WebSphere
4 5 (2.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 5 (2.25%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.80%) Liferay
5 4 (1.80%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.90%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.90%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.45%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (4.50%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.80%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (3.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.80%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.35%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.45%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.45%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 1 (0.45%) Maximo
4 1 (0.45%) OpenText MBPM
4 1 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.45%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.45%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.25%) SaaS
3 4 (1.80%) GitHub
4 3 (1.35%) IaaS
5 2 (0.90%) PaaS
6 1 (0.45%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.70%) Firewall
1 6 (2.70%) LAN
1 6 (2.70%) WAN
2 1 (0.45%) FTP
2 1 (0.45%) HTTP
2 1 (0.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (7.66%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.60%) NoSQL
3 7 (3.15%) DB2
4 6 (2.70%) Data Mining
5 5 (2.25%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.80%) Big Data
7 3 (1.35%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.35%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.35%) MySQL
7 3 (1.35%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (1.35%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.90%) Apache Hive
8 2 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.90%) Impala
9 1 (0.45%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 1 (0.45%) HBase
9 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.45%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 12 (5.41%) JIRA
1 12 (5.41%) Maven
2 11 (4.95%) Jenkins
3 5 (2.25%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.80%) Bitbucket
4 4 (1.80%) Gradle
4 4 (1.80%) Hudson
5 3 (1.35%) JUnit
5 3 (1.35%) Liquibase
5 3 (1.35%) SonarQube
5 3 (1.35%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (0.90%) Subversion
7 1 (0.45%) AppScan
7 1 (0.45%) Metasploit
General
1 31 (13.96%) Finance
2 9 (4.05%) Banking
3 6 (2.70%) Billing
3 6 (2.70%) Retail
4 5 (2.25%) Legal
4 5 (2.25%) Publishing
5 3 (1.35%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.35%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.90%) Local Government
6 2 (0.90%) Marketing
7 1 (0.45%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.45%) French Language
7 1 (0.45%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (10.81%) .NET
1 24 (10.81%) Web Services
2 22 (9.91%) XML
3 18 (8.11%) Spring
4 17 (7.66%) HTML
5 16 (7.21%) J2EE
6 14 (6.31%) REST
7 12 (5.41%) CSS
8 10 (4.50%) HTML5
9 7 (3.15%) JSON
9 7 (3.15%) Middleware
9 7 (3.15%) RESTful
9 7 (3.15%) SOAP
10 6 (2.70%) GWT
10 6 (2.70%) Natural Language Processing
10 6 (2.70%) WebSphere MQ
10 6 (2.70%) WSDL
10 6 (2.70%) XSD
10 6 (2.70%) XSLT
11 5 (2.25%) JSON Schema
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.56%) Data Centre
2 14 (6.31%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.05%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (3.15%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.70%) Smart Meter
6 5 (2.25%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.25%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.25%) NHS
6 5 (2.25%) Reference Data
7 4 (1.80%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.35%) Fat Client
8 3 (1.35%) Freedom of Information
8 3 (1.35%) iPad
8 3 (1.35%) Thin Client
9 2 (0.90%) CESG
9 2 (0.90%) Credit Risk
9 2 (0.90%) Cryptography
9 2 (0.90%) iPhone
9 2 (0.90%) PKI
10 1 (0.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (7.66%) Linux
2 13 (5.86%) Windows
3 7 (3.15%) AIX
3 7 (3.15%) Solaris
4 5 (2.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (1.80%) Android
5 4 (1.80%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.35%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.35%) SUSE
6 3 (1.35%) Unix
6 3 (1.35%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.45%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (20.27%) Migration
2 37 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (15.32%) TOGAF
4 29 (13.06%) CRM
5 24 (10.81%) SOA
6 18 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (7.66%) Enterprise Architecture
8 16 (7.21%) Technical Architecture
9 15 (6.76%) Data Protection
9 15 (6.76%) ERP
10 12 (5.41%) Change Management
10 12 (5.41%) Zachman Framework
11 10 (4.50%) Data Modelling
11 10 (4.50%) DevOps
11 10 (4.50%) High Availability
11 10 (4.50%) Information Security
11 10 (4.50%) Workflow
12 9 (4.05%) Business Continuity
12 9 (4.05%) ITIL
12 9 (4.05%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 49 (22.07%) Java
2 28 (12.61%) SQL
3 17 (7.66%) C++
4 14 (6.31%) C#
5 11 (4.95%) C
5 11 (4.95%) JavaScript
6 7 (3.15%) PHP
7 3 (1.35%) Python
7 3 (1.35%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.90%) Groovy
8 2 (0.90%) Perl
8 2 (0.90%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.45%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 34 (15.32%) Security Cleared
2 27 (12.16%) SC Cleared
3 9 (4.05%) Degree
4 7 (3.15%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.90%) CISA
5 2 (0.90%) CISM
5 2 (0.90%) CISSP
5 2 (0.90%) ISACA
5 2 (0.90%) SANS
6 1 (0.45%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.45%) CEH
6 1 (0.45%) CRISC
6 1 (0.45%) GIAC
6 1 (0.45%) MBA
6 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.25%) HL7
2 1 (0.45%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.45%) GxP
2 1 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.45%) ISO27005
System Software
1 9 (4.05%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.80%) Hyper-V
2 4 (1.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.80%) Xen
3 2 (0.90%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 4 (1.80%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (1.35%) Bareos
2 3 (1.35%) Puppet
2 3 (1.35%) SCCM
2 3 (1.35%) yum
3 2 (0.90%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.45%) Nessus
4 1 (0.45%) SCOM
4 1 (0.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 40 (18.02%) Oracle
2 31 (13.96%) Microsoft
3 21 (9.46%) IBM
4 9 (4.05%) Citrix
5 8 (3.60%) SAP
6 7 (3.15%) Google
6 7 (3.15%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (2.70%) Adobe
7 6 (2.70%) VMware
8 5 (2.25%) Informatica
9 4 (1.80%) Atlassian
9 4 (1.80%) Sitecore
10 3 (1.35%) Sun
11 2 (0.90%) Cognos
11 2 (0.90%) NetSuite
11 2 (0.90%) Siebel
11 2 (0.90%) VocaLink
12 1 (0.45%) Guidewire
12 1 (0.45%) Nimsoft
12 1 (0.45%) Pega
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