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 3 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
3 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 27 15 33
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +18
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 46 48 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.86% 9.56% 4.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.19% 10.11% 5.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 30 34
Average daily rate
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£500 £500 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £400 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £700 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £490 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.00 £45.00 £46.25
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -2.70%
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
743 475 902
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 94.65% 94.62% 94.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 422 230 436
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 46 63
Average hourly rate £14.50 £16.75 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.43% +11.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.75 £113.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%

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 3 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 3 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 -5 10 £600 +20.00%
Rickmansworth - 7 £475 - 1
Watford -4 5 £538 +40.52% 2
Stevenage - 1 £600 -
Potters Bar - - - -
Welwyn Garden City - - - -
Architect
East of England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 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 43 (44.79%) Oracle
2 40 (41.67%) Finance
3 24 (25.00%) SQL
4 21 (21.88%) SharePoint
5 20 (20.83%) Data Security
5 20 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
6 17 (17.71%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (17.71%) .NET
6 17 (17.71%) UNIX
7 15 (15.63%) Retail
8 14 (14.58%) Solaris
8 14 (14.58%) SQL Server
9 13 (13.54%) Asset Management
10 12 (12.50%) IBM
11 11 (11.46%) ITIL
11 11 (11.46%) Technical Architecture
12 10 (10.42%) WebSphere
13 9 (9.38%) Teradata
13 9 (9.38%) WebLogic
13 9 (9.38%) Cisco
14 8 (8.33%) Middleware
14 8 (8.33%) SAP
14 8 (8.33%) Linux
14 8 (8.33%) TOGAF
14 8 (8.33%) Oracle Service Bus
14 8 (8.33%) Security Cleared
14 8 (8.33%) Oracle Database
15 7 (7.29%) Oracle ODI
15 7 (7.29%) SC Cleared
15 7 (7.29%) Enterprise Architecture

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 21 (21.88%) SharePoint
2 10 (10.42%) WebSphere
3 9 (9.38%) WebLogic
4 8 (8.33%) Oracle Service Bus
5 4 (4.17%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (2.08%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (2.08%) SAS
7 1 (1.04%) Lync
7 1 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.04%) Node.js
7 1 (1.04%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (1.04%) Apache
7 1 (1.04%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 2 (2.08%) SPSS
2 1 (1.04%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 4 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.04%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (1.04%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.04%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.04%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.21%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.04%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.29%) SAN
2 3 (3.13%) Firewall
2 3 (3.13%) Internet
3 2 (2.08%) 3G
3 2 (2.08%) 2G
3 2 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (2.08%) 3GPP
3 2 (2.08%) WLAN
3 2 (2.08%) WAN
3 2 (2.08%) RFID
3 2 (2.08%) 4G
4 1 (1.04%) VLAN
4 1 (1.04%) HTTP
4 1 (1.04%) Kerberos
4 1 (1.04%) VPN
4 1 (1.04%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (17.71%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (14.58%) SQL Server
3 8 (8.33%) Oracle Database
4 7 (7.29%) Oracle ODI
5 6 (6.25%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.08%) DB2
6 2 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (2.08%) QlikView
7 1 (1.04%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.04%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.04%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (1.04%) OLTP
7 1 (1.04%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.04%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (1.04%) OLAP
7 1 (1.04%) MySQL
7 1 (1.04%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 4 (4.17%) ERwin
2 3 (3.13%) Ant
3 2 (2.08%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.08%) Subversion
4 1 (1.04%) Grunt
4 1 (1.04%) Yeoman
4 1 (1.04%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.04%) Jtest
4 1 (1.04%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.04%) Maven
4 1 (1.04%) JIRA
4 1 (1.04%) JDeveloper
4 1 (1.04%) JUnit
General
1 40 (41.67%) Finance
2 15 (15.63%) Retail
3 4 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.08%) Banking
5 1 (1.04%) Marketing
5 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.04%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (17.71%) .NET
2 8 (8.33%) Middleware
3 3 (3.13%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.08%) HTML
4 2 (2.08%) HTML5
5 1 (1.04%) CSS3
5 1 (1.04%) Worklight
5 1 (1.04%) Apache Cordova
5 1 (1.04%) RESTful
5 1 (1.04%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (1.04%) Spring
5 1 (1.04%) Dojo
5 1 (1.04%) CSS
5 1 (1.04%) JSP
5 1 (1.04%) Servlets
5 1 (1.04%) J2EE
5 1 (1.04%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.08%) Management Information System
1 2 (2.08%) PKI
1 2 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.04%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.04%) Open Source
2 1 (1.04%) RMADS
2 1 (1.04%) FMCG
2 1 (1.04%) CESG
2 1 (1.04%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.04%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 17 (17.71%) UNIX
2 14 (14.58%) Solaris
3 8 (8.33%) Linux
4 6 (6.25%) Windows
5 2 (2.08%) AIX
6 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.04%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.04%) HPUX
6 1 (1.04%) GCOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (20.83%) Data Security
1 20 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
2 13 (13.54%) Asset Management
3 11 (11.46%) ITIL
3 11 (11.46%) Technical Architecture
4 8 (8.33%) TOGAF
5 7 (7.29%) Enterprise Architecture
5 7 (7.29%) Resource Management
5 7 (7.29%) Data Modelling
5 7 (7.29%) ETL
5 7 (7.29%) Migration
6 6 (6.25%) SOA
6 6 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (6.25%) ERP
6 6 (6.25%) Data Architecture
6 6 (6.25%) Analytics
7 5 (5.21%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 5 (5.21%) Network Design
7 5 (5.21%) Lean Six Sigma
7 5 (5.21%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 24 (25.00%) SQL
2 5 (5.21%) Java
3 3 (3.13%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.04%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.04%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.04%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 8 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 7 (7.29%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.21%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (4.17%) CCNA
4 4 (4.17%) CCDP
5 3 (3.13%) Degree
6 2 (2.08%) CISSP
7 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.04%) PMP
7 1 (1.04%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.04%) CCIE
7 1 (1.04%) MCSE
7 1 (1.04%) MCSA
7 1 (1.04%) GIAC
7 1 (1.04%) MBA
7 1 (1.04%) CISA
System Software
1 4 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.13%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.08%) ISA Server
3 2 (2.08%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (7.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 7 (7.29%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.04%) Puppet
2 1 (1.04%) SCOM
Vendors
1 43 (44.79%) Oracle
2 12 (12.50%) IBM
3 9 (9.38%) Teradata
3 9 (9.38%) Cisco
4 8 (8.33%) SAP
5 7 (7.29%) Red Hat
6 6 (6.25%) F5
7 4 (4.17%) JD Edwards
7 4 (4.17%) VMware
8 2 (2.08%) Citrix
8 2 (2.08%) TIBCO
8 2 (2.08%) ATG
8 2 (2.08%) BT
8 2 (2.08%) HP
8 2 (2.08%) Microsoft
8 2 (2.08%) EMC
8 2 (2.08%) Cognos
9 1 (1.04%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.04%) hybris
9 1 (1.04%) Splunk
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