The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 27 20 42
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +22
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 51 32 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.95% 6.48% 3.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.26% 6.87% 4.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 23 28
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£500 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £411
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £690 £562
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £453 £450
% change year-on-year
+10.49% +0.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.25 £47.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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 Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
815 466 906
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.10% 94.33% 93.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 468 226 415
Average daily rate £375 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £172 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 42 63
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.75 £50.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 -4 9 £600 +20.00%
Watford -3 7 £513 +23.49% 1
Rickmansworth - 7 £475 -
Stevenage - 1 £600 - 1
Potters Bar - - - -
Architect
East of England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 34 (36.17%) Oracle
2 33 (35.11%) Finance
3 21 (22.34%) SQL
4 19 (20.21%) SharePoint
5 18 (19.15%) Continuous Improvement
6 17 (18.09%) Data Security
7 16 (17.02%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (14.89%) Retail
9 13 (13.83%) .NET
9 13 (13.83%) SAP
10 12 (12.77%) SQL Server
10 12 (12.77%) ITIL
10 12 (12.77%) UNIX
11 10 (10.64%) Asset Management
11 10 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (9.57%) Solaris
12 9 (9.57%) Teradata
12 9 (9.57%) NoSQL
13 8 (8.51%) Oracle Database
13 8 (8.51%) TOGAF
13 8 (8.51%) Enterprise Architecture
13 8 (8.51%) Technical Architecture
13 8 (8.51%) Security Cleared
13 8 (8.51%) Linux
13 8 (8.51%) SOA
13 8 (8.51%) Cisco
13 8 (8.51%) Middleware
14 7 (7.45%) IBM
14 7 (7.45%) SAN
14 7 (7.45%) ETL

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (20.21%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.38%) WebSphere
3 5 (5.32%) Oracle Workflow
3 5 (5.32%) WebLogic
4 4 (4.26%) Oracle Service Bus
5 3 (3.19%) Node.js
6 2 (2.13%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (2.13%) SAS
7 1 (1.06%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (1.06%) Apache
7 1 (1.06%) Lync
7 1 (1.06%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (2.13%) SPSS
2 1 (1.06%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 4 (4.26%) SAP FI
1 4 (4.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.13%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (2.13%) SAP CO
3 1 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.06%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (1.06%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.06%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.45%) SAN
2 3 (3.19%) Internet
2 3 (3.19%) Firewall
3 2 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (2.13%) 2G
3 2 (2.13%) RFID
3 2 (2.13%) 4G
3 2 (2.13%) 3G
3 2 (2.13%) 3GPP
3 2 (2.13%) WLAN
3 2 (2.13%) WAN
4 1 (1.06%) HTTP
4 1 (1.06%) Kerberos
4 1 (1.06%) VPN
4 1 (1.06%) MPLS
4 1 (1.06%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.02%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (12.77%) SQL Server
3 9 (9.57%) NoSQL
4 8 (8.51%) Oracle Database
5 4 (4.26%) SAP BI
5 4 (4.26%) SAP BW
6 3 (3.19%) Couchbase
6 3 (3.19%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (2.13%) DB2
7 2 (2.13%) QlikView
7 2 (2.13%) Redis
7 2 (2.13%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.06%) MySQL
8 1 (1.06%) Big Data
8 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.06%) Oracle OLAP
8 1 (1.06%) OLAP
8 1 (1.06%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (1.06%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 4 (4.26%) ERwin
2 3 (3.19%) Ant
3 2 (2.13%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.13%) Subversion
4 1 (1.06%) Maven
4 1 (1.06%) JIRA
4 1 (1.06%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.06%) Jtest
4 1 (1.06%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.06%) Grunt
4 1 (1.06%) Yeoman
4 1 (1.06%) JDeveloper
4 1 (1.06%) JUnit
General
1 33 (35.11%) Finance
2 14 (14.89%) Retail
3 4 (4.26%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.13%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.13%) Banking
5 1 (1.06%) Marketing
5 1 (1.06%) Advertising
5 1 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.83%) .NET
2 8 (8.51%) Middleware
3 3 (3.19%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.13%) HTML5
4 2 (2.13%) JMS
4 2 (2.13%) HTML
5 1 (1.06%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (1.06%) CSS3
5 1 (1.06%) Worklight
5 1 (1.06%) Apache Cordova
5 1 (1.06%) JSON
5 1 (1.06%) Dojo
5 1 (1.06%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (1.06%) RESTful
5 1 (1.06%) J2EE
5 1 (1.06%) CSS
5 1 (1.06%) JSP
5 1 (1.06%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.32%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.13%) FMCG
2 2 (2.13%) PKI
3 1 (1.06%) RMADS
3 1 (1.06%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.06%) CESG
3 1 (1.06%) Open Source
3 1 (1.06%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.77%) UNIX
2 9 (9.57%) Solaris
3 8 (8.51%) Linux
4 4 (4.26%) Windows
5 1 (1.06%) AIX
5 1 (1.06%) GCOS
5 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (19.15%) Continuous Improvement
2 17 (18.09%) Data Security
3 12 (12.77%) ITIL
4 10 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (10.64%) Asset Management
5 8 (8.51%) TOGAF
5 8 (8.51%) SOA
5 8 (8.51%) Enterprise Architecture
5 8 (8.51%) Technical Architecture
6 7 (7.45%) Resource Management
6 7 (7.45%) ETL
6 7 (7.45%) ERP
6 7 (7.45%) Data Modelling
7 6 (6.38%) Six Sigma
7 6 (6.38%) Lean Six Sigma
7 6 (6.38%) Data Architecture
8 5 (5.32%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 5 (5.32%) Network Design
8 5 (5.32%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 5 (5.32%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 21 (22.34%) SQL
2 7 (7.45%) Java
3 3 (3.19%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.06%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.06%) Objective-C
4 1 (1.06%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (8.51%) Security Cleared
2 7 (7.45%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.32%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (4.26%) CCNA
4 4 (4.26%) CCDP
5 2 (2.13%) CISSP
5 2 (2.13%) Degree
6 1 (1.06%) MCSE
6 1 (1.06%) MCSA
6 1 (1.06%) CCIE
6 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.06%) PMP
6 1 (1.06%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.06%) CISA
6 1 (1.06%) GIAC
System Software
1 3 (3.19%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.13%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.13%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (3.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (3.19%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.06%) SCOM
Vendors
1 34 (36.17%) Oracle
2 13 (13.83%) SAP
3 9 (9.57%) Teradata
4 8 (8.51%) Cisco
5 7 (7.45%) IBM
6 6 (6.38%) F5
7 5 (5.32%) JD Edwards
7 5 (5.32%) TIBCO
8 4 (4.26%) VMware
9 3 (3.19%) Red Hat
9 3 (3.19%) Microsoft
10 2 (2.13%) Citrix
10 2 (2.13%) Cognos
10 2 (2.13%) BT
10 2 (2.13%) ATG
11 1 (1.06%) Splunk
11 1 (1.06%) ServiceNow
11 1 (1.06%) Tripwire
11 1 (1.06%) Unica
11 1 (1.06%) hybris
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