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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Architect
Rank 524 531 558
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +27
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Architect 100 105 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.20% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.21% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 81 48
Median daily rate £550 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £407 £413 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £550
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
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
46932 50120 49138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.61% 95.00% 93.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 30956 32529 30550
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1540 1922 1988
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
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 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 +17 47 £575 +19.48% 5
East Midlands +1 12 £550 -
South East -11 12 £500 - 3
North East -14 9 £400 -42.85%
North West +2 8 £525 +23.52% 1
West Midlands -34 4 £456 -16.28%
Yorkshire +11 3 £450 -7.79% 1
South West +11 2 - - 2
East of England +10 2 - - 4
Midlands -4 1 £550 -
Applications Architect
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Applications Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 42 (21.65%) Migration
2 39 (20.10%) Java
3 38 (19.59%) Oracle
4 37 (19.07%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (16.49%) Security Cleared
5 32 (16.49%) SOA
6 28 (14.43%) SQL
7 26 (13.40%) SC Cleared
8 25 (12.89%) .NET
8 25 (12.89%) XML
8 25 (12.89%) Microsoft
9 21 (10.82%) Linux
9 21 (10.82%) TOGAF
10 20 (10.31%) Web Services
11 18 (9.28%) HTML
11 18 (9.28%) CRM
11 18 (9.28%) Finance
12 17 (8.76%) IBM
13 16 (8.25%) Spring
14 15 (7.73%) SQL Server
14 15 (7.73%) Windows
14 15 (7.73%) Middleware
14 15 (7.73%) DevOps
15 14 (7.22%) Data Centre
15 14 (7.22%) Software Architecture
15 14 (7.22%) CSS
15 14 (7.22%) C#
15 14 (7.22%) ERP
15 14 (7.22%) Data Protection
16 13 (6.70%) JIRA

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 (6.19%) Confluence
2 8 (4.12%) CMS
3 7 (3.61%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.58%) Oracle Service Bus
5 4 (2.06%) Liferay
5 4 (2.06%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (1.55%) Drupal
7 2 (1.03%) Apache Pig
7 2 (1.03%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.03%) Office Communications Server
7 2 (1.03%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (1.03%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.52%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (2.06%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.58%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.55%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.03%) OpenText MBPM
4 1 (0.52%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.52%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 1 (0.52%) Maximo
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.52%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (3.61%) SaaS
3 6 (3.09%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.06%) GitHub
5 3 (1.55%) IaaS
6 2 (1.03%) IBM Cloud
6 2 (1.03%) PaaS
7 1 (0.52%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.12%) LAN
1 8 (4.12%) WAN
2 3 (1.55%) Firewall
3 1 (0.52%) FTP
3 1 (0.52%) LDAP
3 1 (0.52%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (7.73%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.15%) Data Mining
2 10 (5.15%) NoSQL
3 7 (3.61%) Relational Database
4 6 (3.09%) Big Data
5 5 (2.58%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.06%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.55%) DB2
7 3 (1.55%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.03%) Apache Hive
8 2 (1.03%) CouchDB
8 2 (1.03%) HBase
8 2 (1.03%) MarkLogic
8 2 (1.03%) OLTP
8 2 (1.03%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (1.03%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (6.70%) JIRA
2 12 (6.19%) Maven
3 11 (5.67%) Jenkins
4 5 (2.58%) Git (software)
5 4 (2.06%) Bitbucket
5 4 (2.06%) Gradle
5 4 (2.06%) Hudson
6 3 (1.55%) JUnit
6 3 (1.55%) Liquibase
6 3 (1.55%) SonarQube
6 3 (1.55%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (1.03%) Subversion
General
1 18 (9.28%) Finance
2 5 (2.58%) Legal
2 5 (2.58%) Publishing
3 4 (2.06%) Banking
3 4 (2.06%) Retail
4 3 (1.55%) Marketing
4 3 (1.55%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.03%) Billing
5 2 (1.03%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.52%) Automotive
6 1 (0.52%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.52%) French Language
6 1 (0.52%) Front Office
6 1 (0.52%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.52%) Local Government
6 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (12.89%) .NET
1 25 (12.89%) XML
2 20 (10.31%) Web Services
3 18 (9.28%) HTML
4 16 (8.25%) Spring
5 15 (7.73%) Middleware
6 14 (7.22%) CSS
7 11 (5.67%) REST
8 10 (5.15%) HTML5
9 9 (4.64%) J2EE
9 9 (4.64%) JSON
10 8 (4.12%) Natural Language Processing
10 8 (4.12%) SOAP
10 8 (4.12%) XSLT
11 7 (3.61%) RESTful
11 7 (3.61%) WSDL
12 6 (3.09%) XSD
13 5 (2.58%) Java EE
13 5 (2.58%) JSON Schema
13 5 (2.58%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.22%) Data Centre
2 9 (4.64%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.64%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (4.12%) Mainframe
4 5 (2.58%) Mobile App
4 5 (2.58%) NHS
4 5 (2.58%) Reference Data
5 4 (2.06%) iPad
5 4 (2.06%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.55%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.03%) Freedom of Information
7 2 (1.03%) iPhone
7 2 (1.03%) PKI
8 1 (0.52%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.52%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.52%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.52%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.52%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.52%) Statistics
8 1 (0.52%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 21 (10.82%) Linux
2 15 (7.73%) Windows
3 13 (6.70%) AIX
3 13 (6.70%) Solaris
4 8 (4.12%) HPUX
5 7 (3.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (3.09%) Android
6 6 (3.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (3.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (2.58%) Unix
8 3 (1.55%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.55%) SUSE
9 2 (1.03%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (21.65%) Migration
2 37 (19.07%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (16.49%) SOA
4 21 (10.82%) TOGAF
5 18 (9.28%) CRM
6 15 (7.73%) DevOps
7 14 (7.22%) Data Protection
7 14 (7.22%) ERP
7 14 (7.22%) Software Architecture
8 13 (6.70%) High Availability
8 13 (6.70%) Performance Tuning
8 13 (6.70%) Process Improvement
8 13 (6.70%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (5.67%) Business Continuity
9 11 (5.67%) Microservices
10 10 (5.15%) Application Discovery
10 10 (5.15%) Network Design
11 9 (4.64%) Change Management
11 9 (4.64%) Workflow
12 8 (4.12%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 39 (20.10%) Java
2 28 (14.43%) SQL
3 14 (7.22%) C#
4 12 (6.19%) JavaScript
5 9 (4.64%) C++
5 9 (4.64%) PHP
6 2 (1.03%) C
6 2 (1.03%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.52%) COBOL
7 1 (0.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 32 (16.49%) Security Cleared
2 26 (13.40%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.58%) Degree
3 5 (2.58%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.03%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.52%) CISA
5 1 (0.52%) CISM
5 1 (0.52%) CISSP
5 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.58%) HL7
2 1 (0.52%) GxP
2 1 (0.52%) QA
System Software
1 11 (5.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.58%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.06%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (2.06%) Microsoft Intune
1 4 (2.06%) SCCM
2 3 (1.55%) Bareos
2 3 (1.55%) Puppet
2 3 (1.55%) yum
3 2 (1.03%) SCOM
3 2 (1.03%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.52%) Nagios
4 1 (0.52%) WSUS
Vendors
1 38 (19.59%) Oracle
2 25 (12.89%) Microsoft
3 17 (8.76%) IBM
4 8 (4.12%) VMware
5 7 (3.61%) Citrix
6 5 (2.58%) Adobe
6 5 (2.58%) Informatica
6 5 (2.58%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (2.58%) SAP
7 4 (2.06%) Atlassian
7 4 (2.06%) HP
8 2 (1.03%) NetSuite
8 2 (1.03%) Nintex
8 2 (1.03%) OpenText
8 2 (1.03%) Sitecore
8 2 (1.03%) Symantec
8 2 (1.03%) VocaLink
9 1 (0.52%) ESRI
9 1 (0.52%) Novell
9 1 (0.52%) Red Hat
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