The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Hemel Hempstead 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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 4 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 12 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 16.44% 8.51% 6.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.65% 11.11% 6.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £475 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £485 £475
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +2.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.50%
Architect
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hemel Hempstead 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
Hemel Hempstead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
68 36 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 93.15% 76.60% 93.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 9 19
Average daily rate £400 £360 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £190 £85
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £10.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -47.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hemel Hempstead 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 10 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 8 (44.44%) SC Cleared
3 7 (38.89%) Cisco
4 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (27.78%) TOGAF
4 5 (27.78%) Finance
5 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (22.22%) Scrum
5 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (22.22%) RUP
5 4 (22.22%) DSDM
5 4 (22.22%) Marketing
5 4 (22.22%) Open Source
6 3 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (16.67%) Network Design
6 3 (16.67%) Citrix
6 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 2 (11.11%) Juniper
7 2 (11.11%) Change Management
7 2 (11.11%) Firewall
7 2 (11.11%) Data Security
7 2 (11.11%) VMware
7 2 (11.11%) CMS
7 2 (11.11%) CCNP
7 2 (11.11%) CCNA
7 2 (11.11%) CCDP
7 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
7 2 (11.11%) EMC
7 2 (11.11%) JDA
7 2 (11.11%) OSPF

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hemel Hempstead 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 2 (11.11%) CMS
1 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) Lotus Domino
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Firewall
1 2 (11.11%) OSPF
1 2 (11.11%) BGP
1 2 (11.11%) LDAP
1 2 (11.11%) VPN
1 2 (11.11%) NetScaler
2 1 (5.56%) Wireless
2 1 (5.56%) SAN
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Open Source
2 2 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (27.78%) TOGAF
2 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (22.22%) Scrum
2 4 (22.22%) RUP
2 4 (22.22%) DSDM
3 3 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (16.67%) Network Design
4 2 (11.11%) Change Management
4 2 (11.11%) Data Security
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL
4 2 (11.11%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (11.11%) Network Architecture
4 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Software Delivery
5 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
5 1 (5.56%) Business Development
5 1 (5.56%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 8 (44.44%) SC Cleared
3 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (11.11%) CCNP
4 2 (11.11%) CCNA
4 2 (11.11%) CCDP
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) XenApp
2 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Cisco
2 3 (16.67%) Citrix
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) Juniper
3 2 (11.11%) VMware
3 2 (11.11%) EMC
3 2 (11.11%) JDA
3 2 (11.11%) F5
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle
4 1 (5.56%) SAP