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 November 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 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 20 26 50
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +24
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 53 34 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 7.01% 5.99% 2.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.42% 6.36% 3.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 19 22
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£525 £450 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £398 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £451
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £65.35 £47.00
% change year-on-year
-31.14% +39.04%
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
714 535 877
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 94.44% 94.19% 93.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 425 269 412
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £170 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 39 63
Average hourly rate £12.50 £16.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% +3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.10 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.80 £37.40 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -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 21 November 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 November 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
Watford +8 10 £525 - 4
Hemel Hempstead +1 9 £600 +27.65%
Rickmansworth - 6 £450 - 1
Welwyn Garden City -10 1 £450 -6.49%
Stevenage - 1 £550 - 1
Architect
East of England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 30 (30.00%) Oracle
1 30 (30.00%) Finance
2 21 (21.00%) SQL
3 19 (19.00%) SharePoint
4 17 (17.00%) Data Security
4 17 (17.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 16 (16.00%) SAP
6 14 (14.00%) ITIL
7 13 (13.00%) UNIX
7 13 (13.00%) .NET
7 13 (13.00%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (13.00%) Retail
8 12 (12.00%) SQL Server
8 12 (12.00%) Security Cleared
8 12 (12.00%) Enterprise Architecture
9 11 (11.00%) Solaris
9 11 (11.00%) SOA
9 11 (11.00%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (10.00%) Cisco
10 10 (10.00%) Asset Management
10 10 (10.00%) TOGAF
10 10 (10.00%) SC Cleared
11 9 (9.00%) NoSQL
11 9 (9.00%) Linux
12 8 (8.00%) Data Modelling
12 8 (8.00%) Middleware
12 8 (8.00%) Teradata
13 7 (7.00%) Resource Management
13 7 (7.00%) Oracle Database
13 7 (7.00%) Analytical Skills

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 (19.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.00%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (2.00%) SAS
3 2 (2.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.00%) CMS
3 2 (2.00%) Node.js
4 1 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.00%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (1.00%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (2.00%) SPSS
2 1 (1.00%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 4 (4.00%) SAP FI
2 2 (2.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (2.00%) SAP CO
2 2 (2.00%) SAP Retail
2 2 (2.00%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.00%) SAN
2 3 (3.00%) Firewall
3 2 (2.00%) Internet
4 1 (1.00%) MPLS
4 1 (1.00%) WLAN
4 1 (1.00%) WAN
4 1 (1.00%) VPN
4 1 (1.00%) VLAN
4 1 (1.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.00%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (12.00%) SQL Server
3 9 (9.00%) NoSQL
4 7 (7.00%) Oracle Database
5 4 (4.00%) SAP BW
5 4 (4.00%) SAP BI
6 3 (3.00%) QlikView
6 3 (3.00%) Couchbase
7 2 (2.00%) Redis
7 2 (2.00%) Oracle OLAP
7 2 (2.00%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.00%) OLAP
7 2 (2.00%) OLTP
8 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (5.00%) ERwin
2 1 (1.00%) Subversion
General
1 30 (30.00%) Finance
2 13 (13.00%) Retail
3 4 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.00%) Legal
5 2 (2.00%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.00%) Banking
5 2 (2.00%) Marketing
6 1 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.00%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.00%) .NET
2 8 (8.00%) Middleware
3 3 (3.00%) Web Services
4 2 (2.00%) JMS
4 2 (2.00%) RESTful
4 2 (2.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.00%) JSON
5 1 (1.00%) Application Packaging
5 1 (1.00%) SAP PI
5 1 (1.00%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (1.00%) HTML5
5 1 (1.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.00%) Data Structures
2 4 (4.00%) EPoS
3 3 (3.00%) PKI
4 2 (2.00%) FMCG
4 2 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.00%) iPad
5 1 (1.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.00%) CESG
5 1 (1.00%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.00%) UNIX
2 11 (11.00%) Solaris
3 9 (9.00%) Linux
4 3 (3.00%) VMS
4 3 (3.00%) Windows
4 3 (3.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.00%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (1.00%) GCOS
5 1 (1.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (17.00%) Data Security
1 17 (17.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 14 (14.00%) ITIL
3 12 (12.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 11 (11.00%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (11.00%) SOA
5 10 (10.00%) Asset Management
5 10 (10.00%) TOGAF
6 8 (8.00%) Data Modelling
7 7 (7.00%) ERP
7 7 (7.00%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (7.00%) ETL
7 7 (7.00%) Workflow
7 7 (7.00%) Resource Management
7 7 (7.00%) Network Design
8 6 (6.00%) Data Architecture
8 6 (6.00%) Lean Six Sigma
8 6 (6.00%) E-Commerce
8 6 (6.00%) Six Sigma
8 6 (6.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (21.00%) SQL
2 5 (5.00%) Java
3 2 (2.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.00%) C#
4 1 (1.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (7.00%) CCNA
3 7 (7.00%) CCDP
3 7 (7.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.00%) Degree
5 1 (1.00%) CISSP
5 1 (1.00%) PMP
5 1 (1.00%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.00%) CISA
5 1 (1.00%) GIAC
System Software
1 5 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.00%) vSphere
3 2 (2.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.00%) ISA Server
4 1 (1.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.00%) SCCM
1 1 (1.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 30 (30.00%) Oracle
2 16 (16.00%) SAP
3 10 (10.00%) Cisco
4 8 (8.00%) Teradata
5 6 (6.00%) F5
5 6 (6.00%) VMware
6 5 (5.00%) JD Edwards
7 4 (4.00%) TIBCO
8 3 (3.00%) Sitecore
8 3 (3.00%) hybris
8 3 (3.00%) Cognos
8 3 (3.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (3.00%) HP
9 2 (2.00%) IBM
9 2 (2.00%) Unica
10 1 (1.00%) BT
10 1 (1.00%) Metastorm
10 1 (1.00%) EMC
10 1 (1.00%) Intel
10 1 (1.00%) Citrix
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago