The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Erskine 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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 15 30 13
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -17
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 26 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 17.81% 3.42% 16.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.97% 3.81% 19.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 4 0
Average daily rate £410 £409 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.14% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £485
% change year-on-year
- +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £53.81 £41.50 £44.63
% change year-on-year
+29.66% -7.00%
Architect
Renfrewshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Erskine 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
Erskine
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
124 105 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 84.93% 89.74% 83.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 71 24
Average daily rate £400 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £451 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine 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 21 (72.41%) LAN
1 21 (72.41%) WAN
2 20 (68.97%) Network Design
2 20 (68.97%) Relational Database
3 19 (65.52%) Security Cleared
4 18 (62.07%) SC Cleared
5 13 (44.83%) Private Cloud
6 12 (41.38%) Office Automation
7 11 (37.93%) Technical Architecture
8 8 (27.59%) Service Delivery
8 8 (27.59%) ITIL
8 8 (27.59%) ITIL V3
9 7 (24.14%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (20.69%) Management Information System
11 4 (13.79%) Degree
11 4 (13.79%) JSP 440
11 4 (13.79%) Six Sigma
11 4 (13.79%) Project Management
12 3 (10.34%) Change Management
12 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
12 3 (10.34%) Programme Management
12 3 (10.34%) OpenStack
13 2 (6.90%) Service Continuity Management
13 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
13 2 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
13 2 (6.90%) Capacity Management
13 2 (6.90%) Information Security
13 2 (6.90%) CA
13 2 (6.90%) Problem Management
13 2 (6.90%) Supplier Management

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine 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 (10.34%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (72.41%) LAN
1 21 (72.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (68.97%) Relational Database
Miscellaneous
1 13 (44.83%) Private Cloud
2 6 (20.69%) Management Information System
3 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.45%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.45%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (68.97%) Network Design
2 12 (41.38%) Office Automation
3 11 (37.93%) Technical Architecture
4 8 (27.59%) ITIL
4 8 (27.59%) ITIL V3
4 8 (27.59%) Service Delivery
5 4 (13.79%) Project Management
5 4 (13.79%) Six Sigma
6 3 (10.34%) Change Management
6 3 (10.34%) Programme Management
7 2 (6.90%) Capacity Management
7 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (6.90%) Identity Management
7 2 (6.90%) Information Security
7 2 (6.90%) Information Security Management
7 2 (6.90%) Problem Management
7 2 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (6.90%) Security Management
7 2 (6.90%) Service Continuity Management
7 2 (6.90%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 19 (65.52%) Security Cleared
2 18 (62.07%) SC Cleared
3 4 (13.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) JSP 440
System Software
1 7 (24.14%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) CA
2 1 (3.45%) HP
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft