The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Essex 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 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 43 38 25
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -13
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 24 16 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 4.54% 2.81% 4.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.83% 3.07% 5.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 10
Average daily rate
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£550 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £407 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £678 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £41.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £62.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-28.00% +47.05%
Architect
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
497 522 352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 93.95% 91.58% 93.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 300 288 188
Average daily rate £425 £371 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.55% +18.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £161 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 90 52
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £35.30 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the Essex region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Architect
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Essex region over the 3 months to 27 November 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
Brentwood -1 6 £600 - 5
Chelmsford +2 3 £475 +26.66%
Colchester - - - -
Harlow - - - -
Basildon - - - - 1
Architect
East of England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 25 (35.21%) Finance
2 22 (30.99%) Enterprise Architecture
3 19 (26.76%) Technical Architecture
4 18 (25.35%) ITIL
5 16 (22.54%) Oracle
5 16 (22.54%) TOGAF
6 14 (19.72%) NHS
6 14 (19.72%) Zachman Framework
6 14 (19.72%) .NET
7 12 (16.90%) BizTalk Server
8 11 (15.49%) Microsoft
9 10 (14.08%) WebLogic
9 10 (14.08%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (14.08%) Local Government
10 9 (12.68%) Degree
10 9 (12.68%) Data Architecture
10 9 (12.68%) Banking
10 9 (12.68%) Oracle EBS
10 9 (12.68%) SQL Server
10 9 (12.68%) SOA
11 8 (11.27%) CRM
11 8 (11.27%) J2EE
11 8 (11.27%) UML
11 8 (11.27%) Telecoms
12 7 (9.86%) Configuration Management
12 7 (9.86%) Java
12 7 (9.86%) SharePoint
12 7 (9.86%) Information Architecture
13 6 (8.45%) AccuRev
13 6 (8.45%) Lagan

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 12 (16.90%) BizTalk Server
2 10 (14.08%) WebLogic
3 7 (9.86%) SharePoint
4 4 (5.63%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.41%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.41%) JBoss
5 1 (1.41%) Apache
5 1 (1.41%) CICS
5 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (2.82%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.41%) MS Office
2 1 (1.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (12.68%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) PaaS
1 1 (1.41%) IaaS
1 1 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.23%) Intranet
2 2 (2.82%) SAN
2 2 (2.82%) Firewall
2 2 (2.82%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.41%) VPN
3 1 (1.41%) DNS
3 1 (1.41%) DHCP
3 1 (1.41%) Internet
3 1 (1.41%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.68%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.45%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.23%) MySQL
4 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.82%) DB2
5 1 (1.41%) Ingres
5 1 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.41%) IDMS
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.23%) ERwin
2 1 (1.41%) JIRA
General
1 25 (35.21%) Finance
2 10 (14.08%) Local Government
3 9 (12.68%) Banking
4 8 (11.27%) Telecoms
5 4 (5.63%) Automotive
6 1 (1.41%) Back Office
6 1 (1.41%) Electronics
6 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.41%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (19.72%) .NET
2 8 (11.27%) J2EE
3 3 (4.23%) Web Services
3 3 (4.23%) Middleware
4 2 (2.82%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.41%) HTML
5 1 (1.41%) CSS
5 1 (1.41%) HTML5
5 1 (1.41%) REST
5 1 (1.41%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.72%) NHS
2 5 (7.04%) Open Source
3 3 (4.23%) Mainframe
3 3 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.23%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.41%) EMV
5 1 (1.41%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.41%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.41%) DataPower
5 1 (1.41%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.45%) Windows
2 4 (5.63%) Linux
3 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.41%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.41%) OpenVMS
4 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.41%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.41%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.41%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.99%) Enterprise Architecture
2 19 (26.76%) Technical Architecture
3 18 (25.35%) ITIL
4 16 (22.54%) TOGAF
5 14 (19.72%) Zachman Framework
6 10 (14.08%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (12.68%) Data Architecture
7 9 (12.68%) SOA
8 8 (11.27%) CRM
8 8 (11.27%) UML
9 7 (9.86%) Configuration Management
9 7 (9.86%) Information Architecture
10 6 (8.45%) Data Modelling
10 6 (8.45%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (8.45%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (7.04%) Information Management
12 4 (5.63%) Service Delivery
12 4 (5.63%) OO
13 3 (4.23%) GAP Analysis
13 3 (4.23%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.86%) Java
2 6 (8.45%) SQL
3 4 (5.63%) C#
4 1 (1.41%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.41%) PHP
4 1 (1.41%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.41%) VB
4 1 (1.41%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.41%) C
4 1 (1.41%) Python
4 1 (1.41%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 9 (12.68%) Degree
2 2 (2.82%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.41%) PMP
3 1 (1.41%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.41%) CISSP
3 1 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.41%) CCNA
3 1 (1.41%) ISEB
3 1 (1.41%) MCP
3 1 (1.41%) MCSE
3 1 (1.41%) CISA
3 1 (1.41%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) HL7
2 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 1 (1.41%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.63%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 16 (22.54%) Oracle
2 11 (15.49%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.45%) AccuRev
3 6 (8.45%) Lagan
4 4 (5.63%) VMware
5 3 (4.23%) HP
5 3 (4.23%) Cisco
5 3 (4.23%) Citrix
5 3 (4.23%) Software AG
5 3 (4.23%) webMethods
6 1 (1.41%) Cognos
6 1 (1.41%) Juniper
6 1 (1.41%) EMC
6 1 (1.41%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.41%) SAP
6 1 (1.41%) Actuate
6 1 (1.41%) BMC
6 1 (1.41%) CA
6 1 (1.41%) NetApp
6 1 (1.41%) Websense
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