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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Architect
Rank 16 - 28
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Architect 4 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 3.25% - 3.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.33% - 3.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 6
Average daily rate
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£550 - £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £475 £500
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -5.00%
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
120 88 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 97.56% 86.27% 98.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 64 143
Average daily rate £400 £390 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +7.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 15
Average hourly rate £13.00 £9.63 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.06% -34.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £27.90 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.24% -7.42%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) UML
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (100.00%) SOA
1 4 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Data Management
1 4 (100.00%) Zachman Framework
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 4 (100.00%) Data Governance
1 4 (100.00%) Master Data Management
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Document Management
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012

Applications Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) UML
1 4 (100.00%) SOA
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 4 (100.00%) Data Governance
1 4 (100.00%) Master Data Management
1 4 (100.00%) Data Management
1 4 (100.00%) Zachman Framework
2 2 (50.00%) Document Management
2 2 (50.00%) Workflow
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft