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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Architect
UK / England
Rank 475 513 496
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -17
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Architect 98 97 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.20% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.21% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 67 55
Median daily rate £543 £525 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £457 £425 £406
10% offered a daily rate of more than £718 £635 £645
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £60.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.00 -

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
39639 45394 45253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.69% 95.07% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 26042 29634 28355
Median daily rate £425 £422 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% +5.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1412 1517 1797
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £49.50 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.92%

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017. 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 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
South East +45 35 £525 +5.00% 2
London -9 26 £633 +20.47% 6
North West +32 11 £500 +8.10% 1
West Midlands +11 10 £500 -9.09%
East of England +8 6 £488 -7.14% 1
South West +11 3 £580 +22.10%
East Midlands +4 3 £525 - 2
Yorkshire 0 3 £750 +50.00% 1
North East -18 1 - -
Applications Architect
UK

Applications Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 40 (22.99%) Oracle
2 35 (20.11%) Finance
3 34 (19.54%) Java
4 32 (18.39%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (16.67%) .NET
5 29 (16.67%) Linux
6 26 (14.94%) Migration
7 25 (14.37%) Microsoft Azure
8 23 (13.22%) TOGAF
8 23 (13.22%) Middleware
9 22 (12.64%) SQL
10 21 (12.07%) Analytical Skills
11 20 (11.49%) SAP
11 20 (11.49%) Windows
11 20 (11.49%) AIX
11 20 (11.49%) SOA
11 20 (11.49%) Microsoft
12 17 (9.77%) Web Services
13 15 (8.62%) Security Cleared
13 15 (8.62%) J2EE
14 14 (8.05%) JavaScript
14 14 (8.05%) HPUX
14 14 (8.05%) Solaris
14 14 (8.05%) Project Management
14 14 (8.05%) QA
15 13 (7.47%) Relational Database
16 12 (6.90%) DevOps
16 12 (6.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 12 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
17 11 (6.32%) Degree

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 (6.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (2.87%) WebLogic
3 3 (1.72%) Apache
3 3 (1.72%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.15%) Apache Pig
4 2 (1.15%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (1.15%) CMS
4 2 (1.15%) JBoss
4 2 (1.15%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.15%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (1.15%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.15%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.57%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.57%) Confluence
5 1 (0.57%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.57%) Mule
5 1 (0.57%) Mule ESB
5 1 (0.57%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (0.57%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 10 (5.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.15%) Simulink
3 1 (0.57%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 5 (2.87%) Oracle Applications
1 5 (2.87%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (2.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.15%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.57%) Maximo
4 1 (0.57%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.57%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 25 (14.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (4.02%) SaaS
4 3 (1.72%) IBM Cloud
5 2 (1.15%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.15%) Google Drive
6 1 (0.57%) Bluemix
6 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.57%) IaaS
6 1 (0.57%) Office 365
6 1 (0.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.87%) LTE
2 3 (1.72%) Firewall
2 3 (1.72%) Internet
2 3 (1.72%) IPv4
2 3 (1.72%) Network Security
3 2 (1.15%) Bluetooth
3 2 (1.15%) NFC
3 2 (1.15%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.57%) 3GPP
4 1 (0.57%) DHCP
4 1 (0.57%) DNS
4 1 (0.57%) GSM
4 1 (0.57%) HSPA
4 1 (0.57%) LDAP
4 1 (0.57%) OpenVPN
4 1 (0.57%) VPN
4 1 (0.57%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.47%) Relational Database
2 11 (6.32%) Big Data
3 10 (5.75%) Oracle Database
3 10 (5.75%) SQL Server
4 8 (4.60%) NoSQL
5 7 (4.02%) DB2
6 6 (3.45%) MongoDB
6 6 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (2.30%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.72%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (1.72%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (1.15%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.15%) Apache Hive
9 2 (1.15%) CouchDB
9 2 (1.15%) Data Mining
9 2 (1.15%) HBase
9 2 (1.15%) MarkLogic
9 2 (1.15%) OLTP
10 1 (0.57%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 7 (4.02%) Xcode
2 5 (2.87%) Android Studio
3 4 (2.30%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.72%) Eclipse
4 3 (1.72%) JMeter
4 3 (1.72%) LoadRunner
4 3 (1.72%) Selenium
4 3 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.15%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.57%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.57%) JIRA
6 1 (0.57%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.57%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.57%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 35 (20.11%) Finance
2 11 (6.32%) Banking
3 9 (5.17%) Retail
4 6 (3.45%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.87%) Publishing
6 3 (1.72%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.72%) Marketing
7 2 (1.15%) Front Office
7 2 (1.15%) Legal
7 2 (1.15%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.57%) Billing
8 1 (0.57%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (16.67%) .NET
2 23 (13.22%) Middleware
3 17 (9.77%) Web Services
4 15 (8.62%) J2EE
5 10 (5.75%) XML
6 9 (5.17%) SOAP
7 7 (4.02%) JSON
8 6 (3.45%) Java EE
8 6 (3.45%) REST
9 5 (2.87%) ASP.NET
9 5 (2.87%) CSS
9 5 (2.87%) HTML
9 5 (2.87%) Node.js
10 4 (2.30%) JDBC
10 4 (2.30%) RESTful
11 3 (1.72%) ADO.NET
11 3 (1.72%) jQuery
11 3 (1.72%) Oracle Fusion
11 3 (1.72%) SAP Basis
11 3 (1.72%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.07%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.75%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (5.75%) Mainframe
3 6 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.45%) Data Centre
4 5 (2.87%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.72%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.72%) Clustering
5 3 (1.72%) iPad
5 3 (1.72%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.15%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.57%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.57%) EPoS
7 1 (0.57%) Fintech
7 1 (0.57%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.57%) PKI
7 1 (0.57%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.57%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.57%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 29 (16.67%) Linux
2 20 (11.49%) AIX
2 20 (11.49%) Windows
3 14 (8.05%) HPUX
3 14 (8.05%) Solaris
4 10 (5.75%) Android
5 9 (5.17%) Unix
6 5 (2.87%) Apple iOS
7 4 (2.30%) Windows 10
8 3 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.57%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (18.39%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (14.94%) Migration
3 23 (13.22%) TOGAF
4 20 (11.49%) SOA
5 14 (8.05%) Project Management
6 12 (6.90%) DevOps
7 11 (6.32%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (6.32%) SDLC
7 11 (6.32%) Technical Architecture
8 10 (5.75%) E-Commerce
8 10 (5.75%) Security Patching
8 10 (5.75%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (5.17%) Application Discovery
9 9 (5.17%) Microservices
10 8 (4.60%) Software Distribution
10 8 (4.60%) Use Case
11 7 (4.02%) CRM
12 6 (3.45%) MVC
12 6 (3.45%) PLM
12 6 (3.45%) UML
Programming Languages
1 34 (19.54%) Java
2 22 (12.64%) SQL
3 14 (8.05%) JavaScript
4 10 (5.75%) C#
5 8 (4.60%) Python
6 4 (2.30%) C
7 3 (1.72%) Apple Swift
7 3 (1.72%) Objective-C
7 3 (1.72%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.72%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.15%) C++
8 2 (1.15%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.57%) PHP
9 1 (0.57%) Scala
Qualifications
1 15 (8.62%) Security Cleared
2 11 (6.32%) Degree
3 10 (5.75%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.72%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.57%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.57%) CISSP
5 1 (0.57%) CSSLP
5 1 (0.57%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.05%) QA
2 5 (2.87%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (5.17%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.72%) Docker
3 3 (1.72%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (1.15%) Ansible
2 1 (0.57%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 1 (0.57%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.57%) OSSEC
2 1 (0.57%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 40 (22.99%) Oracle
2 20 (11.49%) Microsoft
2 20 (11.49%) SAP
3 11 (6.32%) IBM
4 8 (4.60%) ESRI
5 7 (4.02%) Apple
5 7 (4.02%) VMware
6 4 (2.30%) Google
6 4 (2.30%) HP
6 4 (2.30%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.15%) Adobe
7 2 (1.15%) hybris
7 2 (1.15%) OpenText
7 2 (1.15%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (1.15%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.57%) Actuate
8 1 (0.57%) Cisco
8 1 (0.57%) Novell
8 1 (0.57%) Symantec
8 1 (0.57%) TIBCO
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