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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 10 28 38
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +10
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 75 40 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 11.35% 6.37% 3.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.90% 6.71% 4.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 22 26
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£475 £506 £555
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.17% -8.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £401 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £639 £643 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £44.25 £46.25
% change year-on-year
-13.55% -4.32%
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
630 596 726
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.31% 94.90% 91.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 307 390
Average daily rate £390 £383 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.96% +2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 47 41
Average hourly rate £25.00 £16.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.25% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £32.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%

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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 2015. 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
Watford +14 14 £525 -4.54% 4
Welwyn Garden City +6 9 £381 -32.96% 1
Hemel Hempstead +5 8 £600 +27.65%
Rickmansworth - 5 £425 -
Stevenage - 4 £550 - 1
Architect
East of England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 28 (22.95%) Oracle
2 26 (21.31%) Finance
3 20 (16.39%) SAP
3 20 (16.39%) Java
4 19 (15.57%) SQL Server
5 18 (14.75%) .NET
6 17 (13.93%) SQL
7 16 (13.11%) UNIX
7 16 (13.11%) SharePoint
7 16 (13.11%) SOA
7 16 (13.11%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (13.11%) TOGAF
7 16 (13.11%) Couchbase
8 15 (12.30%) Retail
9 14 (11.48%) Enterprise Architecture
9 14 (11.48%) Security Cleared
9 14 (11.48%) Data Security
10 13 (10.66%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (10.66%) ITIL
10 13 (10.66%) J2EE
10 13 (10.66%) SC Cleared
11 12 (9.84%) Elasticsearch
11 12 (9.84%) Continuous Improvement
11 12 (9.84%) E-Commerce
12 11 (9.02%) Microsoft
13 10 (8.20%) Spring
13 10 (8.20%) Data Warehouse
13 10 (8.20%) Linux
14 9 (7.38%) Solaris
14 9 (7.38%) Cisco

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 16 (13.11%) SharePoint
2 12 (9.84%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (2.46%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (2.46%) CMS
3 3 (2.46%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (2.46%) Node.js
4 2 (1.64%) Drupal
4 2 (1.64%) SAS
5 1 (0.82%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.82%) IIS
5 1 (0.82%) LiveLink
5 1 (0.82%) Confluence
5 1 (0.82%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (1.64%) SPSS
2 1 (0.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.82%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.28%) SAP FI
2 2 (1.64%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (1.64%) SAP Retail
2 2 (1.64%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (1.64%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.82%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.10%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.82%) SaaS
3 1 (0.82%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.28%) Internet
2 3 (2.46%) SAN
3 2 (1.64%) Firewall
4 1 (0.82%) VPN
4 1 (0.82%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.82%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.57%) SQL Server
2 16 (13.11%) Couchbase
3 10 (8.20%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (5.74%) NoSQL
5 6 (4.92%) SAP BW
6 4 (3.28%) MongoDB
6 4 (3.28%) Oracle Database
6 4 (3.28%) SAP BI
7 3 (2.46%) QlikView
8 2 (1.64%) Redis
8 2 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.64%) Oracle OLAP
8 2 (1.64%) OLTP
8 2 (1.64%) MySQL
8 2 (1.64%) OLAP
9 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.82%) Big Data
9 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (4.10%) ERwin
2 2 (1.64%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.64%) Cucumber
2 2 (1.64%) Selenium
2 2 (1.64%) JUnit
3 1 (0.82%) NUnit
3 1 (0.82%) JIRA
3 1 (0.82%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.82%) SpecFlow
General
1 26 (21.31%) Finance
2 15 (12.30%) Retail
3 4 (3.28%) Banking
3 4 (3.28%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.46%) Legal
5 2 (1.64%) Marketing
5 2 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.82%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (14.75%) .NET
2 13 (10.66%) J2EE
3 10 (8.20%) Spring
4 6 (4.92%) Middleware
4 6 (4.92%) Web Services
5 4 (3.28%) WCF
5 4 (3.28%) jQuery
5 4 (3.28%) ASP.NET
6 3 (2.46%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (2.46%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (1.64%) RESTful
7 2 (1.64%) SAP PI
7 2 (1.64%) Symfony
7 2 (1.64%) LAMP
7 2 (1.64%) JMS
7 2 (1.64%) XML
7 2 (1.64%) HTML
8 1 (0.82%) CSS
8 1 (0.82%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (0.82%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.74%) Open Source
1 7 (5.74%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.28%) PKI
2 4 (3.28%) EPoS
2 4 (3.28%) Data Structures
3 3 (2.46%) Replication
3 3 (2.46%) FMCG
4 2 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.64%) Credit Risk
4 2 (1.64%) User Experience
5 1 (0.82%) CESG
5 1 (0.82%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (0.82%) Clustering
5 1 (0.82%) iPad
5 1 (0.82%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (13.11%) UNIX
2 10 (8.20%) Linux
3 9 (7.38%) Solaris
4 6 (4.92%) Windows
5 3 (2.46%) AIX
5 3 (2.46%) VMS
5 3 (2.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.82%) GCOS
6 1 (0.82%) Android
6 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.82%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (13.11%) SOA
1 16 (13.11%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (13.11%) TOGAF
2 14 (11.48%) Enterprise Architecture
2 14 (11.48%) Data Security
3 13 (10.66%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (10.66%) ITIL
4 12 (9.84%) Continuous Improvement
4 12 (9.84%) E-Commerce
5 9 (7.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (7.38%) Network Design
6 8 (6.56%) Asset Management
6 8 (6.56%) Data Modelling
7 7 (5.74%) ETL
7 7 (5.74%) ERP
7 7 (5.74%) Scrum
8 6 (4.92%) Data Architecture
8 6 (4.92%) Workflow
9 5 (4.10%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (4.10%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (16.39%) Java
2 17 (13.93%) SQL
3 7 (5.74%) C#
4 4 (3.28%) Perl
5 3 (2.46%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.64%) PHP
7 1 (0.82%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.82%) Python
7 1 (0.82%) Ruby
7 1 (0.82%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (11.48%) Security Cleared
2 13 (10.66%) SC Cleared
3 8 (6.56%) CCNA
3 8 (6.56%) CCDP
3 8 (6.56%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.46%) Degree
5 1 (0.82%) MCSE
5 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (6.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.46%) VMware ESX
2 3 (2.46%) vSphere
2 3 (2.46%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.46%) SRDF
2 3 (2.46%) PowerHA
3 1 (0.82%) ISA Server
3 1 (0.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.64%) SCCM
1 2 (1.64%) SCOM
2 1 (0.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (22.95%) Oracle
2 20 (16.39%) SAP
3 11 (9.02%) Microsoft
4 9 (7.38%) Cisco
4 9 (7.38%) VMware
5 5 (4.10%) HP
5 5 (4.10%) EMC
5 5 (4.10%) IBM
5 5 (4.10%) Teradata
6 3 (2.46%) Cognos
6 3 (2.46%) NetApp
6 3 (2.46%) JD Edwards
6 3 (2.46%) TIBCO
6 3 (2.46%) Sitecore
6 3 (2.46%) hybris
6 3 (2.46%) F5
7 2 (1.64%) Unica
7 2 (1.64%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.64%) Metastorm
7 2 (1.64%) Nintex
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