The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Applications Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Architect
Rank 27 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Architect 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.67% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £540 £456
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +18.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Ipswich 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
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
147 163 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 98.00% 95.88% 95.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 133 46
Average daily rate £401 £400 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.31% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £475 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 6
Average hourly rate £13.00 £10.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.80% -34.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £8.25 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £19.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Applications Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Applications Architect in the job title across the Ipswich region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Applications Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Applications Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Applications Architect across the Ipswich region.

Applications Architect Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

Applications Architect
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich region that cited Applications 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 Applications Architect in their job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Middleware
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) UML
1 3 (75.00%) SOA
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) J2EE
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (50.00%) MCPD
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
2 2 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) SMTP
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) REST

Applications Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich region that cited Applications 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 Applications Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
General
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) J2EE
1 3 (75.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) REST
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) UML
1 3 (75.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
2 2 (50.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (50.00%) MCPD
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat