The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Farnborough 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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 14 10 12
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 5 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 6.10% 5.66% 4.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.76% 6.25% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
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£516 £550 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.18% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £470 £480
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £570 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £490 £455 £450
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £66.00 £35.00 £43.50
% change year-on-year
+88.57% -19.54%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Farnborough 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
Farnborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
74 48 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 90.24% 90.57% 88.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 34 30
Average daily rate £375 £336 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.52% -15.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £200 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £486 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 1
Average hourly rate £12.00 £15.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% +24.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.96%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Farnborough 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 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
1 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
2 4 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 4 (33.33%) MODAF
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (16.67%) DB2
3 2 (16.67%) Windows
3 2 (16.67%) CRM
3 2 (16.67%) Siebel
3 2 (16.67%) Front Office
3 2 (16.67%) Aerospace
3 2 (16.67%) IVR
3 2 (16.67%) Marketing
3 2 (16.67%) Social Media
4 1 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) HTML
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) .NET
4 1 (8.33%) MySQL
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (8.33%) CSS
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Linux
4 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
4 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) Juniper
4 1 (8.33%) McAfee
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Farnborough 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.

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) DB2
2 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
General
1 2 (16.67%) Front Office
1 2 (16.67%) Aerospace
1 2 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Military
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) Ajax
1 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (8.33%) WF
1 1 (8.33%) jQuery
1 1 (8.33%) HTML5
1 1 (8.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 1 (8.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) IVR
1 2 (16.67%) Social Media
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
1 4 (33.33%) TOGAF
1 4 (33.33%) MODAF
2 2 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (8.33%) MVC
3 1 (8.33%) Workflow
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Content Management
3 1 (8.33%) Security Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) Content Management
3 1 (8.33%) Information Management
3 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C#
1 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
1 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle
1 2 (16.67%) Siebel
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Juniper
2 1 (8.33%) McAfee