The first table below looks at the demand for the Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Hertfordshire region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 30 14 27
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +13
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 35 55 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.22% 8.99% 5.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.64% 9.45% 5.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 30 30
Average daily rate
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£475 £473 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.52% +11.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £399 £399
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £655 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £61.00 £35.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+74.28% +29.62%
Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
621 582 885
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 92.55% 95.10% 92.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 325 298 402
Average daily rate £375 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 41 80
Average hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -35.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.85 £37.50 £37.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.20% -6.89%
Architect
East of England

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Architect
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
Hemel Hempstead 0 6 - - 2
Watford -6 3 £454 +10.15% 1
Potters Bar - 2 £525 - 1
Rickmansworth - 1 - - 2
Stevenage - 1 - -
Welwyn Garden City - - - -
Architect
East of England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 40 (45.45%) Oracle
2 34 (38.64%) Finance
3 24 (27.27%) .NET
4 19 (21.59%) SQL Server
4 19 (21.59%) SharePoint
5 18 (20.45%) SQL
6 17 (19.32%) Continuous Improvement
7 16 (18.18%) Retail
7 16 (18.18%) Data Security
8 15 (17.05%) SOA
9 13 (14.77%) Asset Management
9 13 (14.77%) Java
10 12 (13.64%) IBM
11 11 (12.50%) WebLogic
12 10 (11.36%) UNIX
12 10 (11.36%) E-Commerce
12 10 (11.36%) Migration
12 10 (11.36%) WebSphere
13 8 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
13 8 (9.09%) TOGAF
13 8 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
13 8 (9.09%) Solaris
13 8 (9.09%) Red Hat
14 7 (7.95%) Tivoli
14 7 (7.95%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 7 (7.95%) Oracle Service Bus
14 7 (7.95%) Oracle ODI
15 6 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
15 6 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
15 6 (6.82%) Cisco

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 19 (21.59%) SharePoint
2 11 (12.50%) WebLogic
3 10 (11.36%) WebSphere
4 7 (7.95%) Oracle Service Bus
5 3 (3.41%) Mule
5 3 (3.41%) Node.js
6 2 (2.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (2.27%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (2.27%) SAS
6 2 (2.27%) IIS
6 2 (2.27%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.14%) Apache
7 1 (1.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (1.14%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (1.14%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 4 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.14%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.68%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.41%) Internet
1 3 (3.41%) RFID
1 3 (3.41%) Firewall
2 2 (2.27%) 4G
2 2 (2.27%) 2G
2 2 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (2.27%) MPLS
2 2 (2.27%) 3G
2 2 (2.27%) 3GPP
2 2 (2.27%) WLAN
2 2 (2.27%) WAN
3 1 (1.14%) MVNO
3 1 (1.14%) HTTP
3 1 (1.14%) Kerberos
3 1 (1.14%) VPN
3 1 (1.14%) SAN
3 1 (1.14%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (21.59%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (7.95%) Oracle ODI
4 6 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (5.68%) Relational Database
6 4 (4.55%) Oracle Database
6 4 (4.55%) NoSQL
6 4 (4.55%) RDBMS
7 3 (3.41%) MySQL
8 2 (2.27%) MongoDB
8 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (2.27%) DB2
9 1 (1.14%) Data Mining
9 1 (1.14%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.14%) DataStage
9 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.14%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 3 (3.41%) Ant
2 2 (2.27%) Subversion
2 2 (2.27%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.14%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.14%) Grunt
3 1 (1.14%) Yeoman
3 1 (1.14%) JUnit
3 1 (1.14%) JDeveloper
3 1 (1.14%) Maven
3 1 (1.14%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.14%) JIRA
3 1 (1.14%) Jtest
General
1 34 (38.64%) Finance
2 16 (18.18%) Retail
3 6 (6.82%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.14%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (27.27%) .NET
2 5 (5.68%) XML
3 4 (4.55%) RESTful
3 4 (4.55%) XSD
4 3 (3.41%) XML Schema
4 3 (3.41%) Web Services
4 3 (3.41%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.27%) HTML5
5 2 (2.27%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (2.27%) Spring
5 2 (2.27%) HTML
5 2 (2.27%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (2.27%) Akka
5 2 (2.27%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.14%) Apache Cordova
6 1 (1.14%) Worklight
6 1 (1.14%) CSS
6 1 (1.14%) JSP
6 1 (1.14%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.68%) Mainframe
1 5 (5.68%) N-Tier
1 5 (5.68%) Open Source
1 5 (5.68%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (4.55%) Taxonomies
3 2 (2.27%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.27%) Reference Data
3 2 (2.27%) Data Integration
3 2 (2.27%) Clustering
3 2 (2.27%) PKI
3 2 (2.27%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.27%) W3C
4 1 (1.14%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.14%) Statistics
4 1 (1.14%) CESG
4 1 (1.14%) FMCG
4 1 (1.14%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.36%) UNIX
2 8 (9.09%) Solaris
3 6 (6.82%) Windows
4 2 (2.27%) Linux
4 2 (2.27%) AIX
5 1 (1.14%) HPUX
5 1 (1.14%) zOS
5 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.14%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (19.32%) Continuous Improvement
2 16 (18.18%) Data Security
3 15 (17.05%) SOA
4 13 (14.77%) Asset Management
5 10 (11.36%) E-Commerce
5 10 (11.36%) Migration
6 8 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
6 8 (9.09%) TOGAF
7 6 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (5.68%) ITIL
8 5 (5.68%) Scrum
8 5 (5.68%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (4.55%) Zachman Framework
9 4 (4.55%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (4.55%) CRM
9 4 (4.55%) UML
10 3 (3.41%) ERP
10 3 (3.41%) Project Management
10 3 (3.41%) GAP Analysis
10 3 (3.41%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (20.45%) SQL
2 13 (14.77%) Java
3 5 (5.68%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.27%) Python
4 2 (2.27%) C#
5 1 (1.14%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.14%) Objective-C
5 1 (1.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (5.68%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.55%) SC Cleared
2 4 (4.55%) Degree
3 2 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.27%) CISSP
4 1 (1.14%) MCSE
4 1 (1.14%) MCSA
4 1 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.14%) CCIE
4 1 (1.14%) PMP
4 1 (1.14%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.14%) CISA
4 1 (1.14%) MBA
4 1 (1.14%) GIAC
4 1 (1.14%) CTC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.41%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.27%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (7.95%) Tivoli
1 7 (7.95%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.14%) SCOM
2 1 (1.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 40 (45.45%) Oracle
2 12 (13.64%) IBM
3 8 (9.09%) Red Hat
4 6 (6.82%) Cisco
5 5 (5.68%) Microsoft
5 5 (5.68%) SAP
6 4 (4.55%) VMware
6 4 (4.55%) Teradata
7 3 (3.41%) HP
7 3 (3.41%) Citrix
7 3 (3.41%) TIBCO
7 3 (3.41%) ATG
8 2 (2.27%) BT
8 2 (2.27%) Informatica
8 2 (2.27%) JD Edwards
8 2 (2.27%) Juniper
9 1 (1.14%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.14%) JBoss
9 1 (1.14%) Sybase
9 1 (1.14%) CommVault
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Volt
Rate: £500.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Volt
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago