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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 27 12 32
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +20
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 47 51 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 6.16% 9.73% 5.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.47% 10.24% 5.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 30 35
Average daily rate
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£500 £500 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £400 £406
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £700 £492
UK excluding London average daily rate £490 £455 £450
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £66.00 £35.00 £43.50
% change year-on-year
+88.57% -19.54%
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
726 498 907
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.15% 95.04% 93.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 404 250 437
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £188 £231
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 53 42 65
Average hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.12% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.75 £50.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.96%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -6 8 £569 +13.75% 1
Watford -2 7 £513 +33.98%
Rickmansworth - 6 £475 - 1
Stevenage - 2 £600 -
Potters Bar - 1 £525 -
Welwyn Garden City - - - -
Architect
East of England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 44 (44.00%) Oracle
2 38 (38.00%) Finance
3 24 (24.00%) SQL
4 21 (21.00%) SharePoint
5 20 (20.00%) Data Security
5 20 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 19 (19.00%) .NET
6 19 (19.00%) SQL Server
7 17 (17.00%) Data Warehouse
8 16 (16.00%) UNIX
9 14 (14.00%) Solaris
9 14 (14.00%) Retail
10 13 (13.00%) Asset Management
11 12 (12.00%) IBM
12 11 (11.00%) Technical Architecture
13 10 (10.00%) Migration
13 10 (10.00%) WebSphere
13 10 (10.00%) NoSQL
14 9 (9.00%) WebLogic
14 9 (9.00%) SOA
15 8 (8.00%) SAP
15 8 (8.00%) ITIL
15 8 (8.00%) Linux
15 8 (8.00%) Middleware
15 8 (8.00%) Teradata
15 8 (8.00%) Security Cleared
15 8 (8.00%) Oracle Service Bus
15 8 (8.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 8 (8.00%) Oracle Database
16 7 (7.00%) Java

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (21.00%) SharePoint
2 10 (10.00%) WebSphere
3 9 (9.00%) WebLogic
4 8 (8.00%) Oracle Service Bus
5 4 (4.00%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (3.00%) Mule
6 3 (3.00%) Node.js
7 2 (2.00%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (2.00%) IIS
8 1 (1.00%) Apache
8 1 (1.00%) SAS
8 1 (1.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (1.00%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.00%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (1.00%) SPSS
1 1 (1.00%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 4 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.00%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (1.00%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.00%) SAN
2 3 (3.00%) Internet
2 3 (3.00%) Firewall
3 2 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (2.00%) 2G
3 2 (2.00%) RFID
3 2 (2.00%) 4G
3 2 (2.00%) 3G
3 2 (2.00%) 3GPP
3 2 (2.00%) WLAN
3 2 (2.00%) WAN
4 1 (1.00%) HTTP
4 1 (1.00%) Kerberos
4 1 (1.00%) VPN
4 1 (1.00%) MPLS
4 1 (1.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (19.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (17.00%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (10.00%) NoSQL
4 8 (8.00%) Oracle Database
5 7 (7.00%) Oracle ODI
6 6 (6.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (3.00%) MySQL
7 3 (3.00%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.00%) MongoDB
8 2 (2.00%) QlikView
8 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (2.00%) DB2
8 2 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (2.00%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.00%) DataStage
9 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (1.00%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (1.00%) OLAP
9 1 (1.00%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 4 (4.00%) ERwin
2 3 (3.00%) Ant
3 2 (2.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.00%) Subversion
4 1 (1.00%) Maven
4 1 (1.00%) JIRA
4 1 (1.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.00%) Jtest
4 1 (1.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.00%) Grunt
4 1 (1.00%) Yeoman
4 1 (1.00%) JDeveloper
4 1 (1.00%) JUnit
General
1 38 (38.00%) Finance
2 14 (14.00%) Retail
3 5 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.00%) Banking
5 1 (1.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.00%) Advertising
5 1 (1.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (19.00%) .NET
2 8 (8.00%) Middleware
3 5 (5.00%) XML
4 4 (4.00%) XSD
4 4 (4.00%) RESTful
5 3 (3.00%) XML Schema
5 3 (3.00%) .NET Framework
5 3 (3.00%) Web Services
6 2 (2.00%) HTML
6 2 (2.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.00%) HTML5
6 2 (2.00%) AngularJS
6 2 (2.00%) Akka
6 2 (2.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (2.00%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (1.00%) Worklight
7 1 (1.00%) Apache Cordova
7 1 (1.00%) CSS3
7 1 (1.00%) CSS
7 1 (1.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.00%) N-Tier
1 5 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (4.00%) Open Source
2 4 (4.00%) Taxonomies
3 2 (2.00%) PKI
3 2 (2.00%) W3C
3 2 (2.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.00%) Clustering
3 2 (2.00%) Reference Data
3 2 (2.00%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.00%) FMCG
4 1 (1.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.00%) CESG
4 1 (1.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.00%) Statistics
4 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.00%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 16 (16.00%) UNIX
2 14 (14.00%) Solaris
3 8 (8.00%) Linux
4 6 (6.00%) Windows
5 2 (2.00%) AIX
6 1 (1.00%) HPUX
6 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (20.00%) Data Security
1 20 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 13 (13.00%) Asset Management
3 11 (11.00%) Technical Architecture
4 10 (10.00%) Migration
5 9 (9.00%) SOA
6 8 (8.00%) ITIL
6 8 (8.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 7 (7.00%) Resource Management
7 7 (7.00%) Data Modelling
8 6 (6.00%) ERP
8 6 (6.00%) ETL
8 6 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (6.00%) Data Architecture
8 6 (6.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (6.00%) TOGAF
8 6 (6.00%) Analytics
9 5 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (5.00%) Business Analysis
9 5 (5.00%) Lean Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 24 (24.00%) SQL
2 7 (7.00%) Java
3 5 (5.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.00%) Python
5 1 (1.00%) Objective-C
5 1 (1.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.00%) Degree
3 3 (3.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.00%) CCNA
4 2 (2.00%) CCDP
4 2 (2.00%) CISSP
5 1 (1.00%) MCSE
5 1 (1.00%) MCSA
5 1 (1.00%) CCIE
5 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.00%) PMP
5 1 (1.00%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.00%) CISA
5 1 (1.00%) MBA
5 1 (1.00%) GIAC
5 1 (1.00%) CTC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.00%) ISA Server
3 2 (2.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (7.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 7 (7.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.00%) SCOM
2 1 (1.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 44 (44.00%) Oracle
2 12 (12.00%) IBM
3 8 (8.00%) SAP
3 8 (8.00%) Teradata
4 7 (7.00%) Cisco
4 7 (7.00%) Red Hat
5 6 (6.00%) F5
6 4 (4.00%) VMware
6 4 (4.00%) JD Edwards
6 4 (4.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.00%) HP
7 2 (2.00%) Cognos
7 2 (2.00%) Citrix
7 2 (2.00%) TIBCO
7 2 (2.00%) BT
7 2 (2.00%) ATG
8 1 (1.00%) Symantec
8 1 (1.00%) Remedy
8 1 (1.00%) Tripwire
8 1 (1.00%) Capita
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £500 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago