The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 4 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 37 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 22.42% - 2.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 23.42% - 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 0 2
Average daily rate
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£525 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £488 £475
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.50%
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Suffolk

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
158 205 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 95.76% 97.16% 97.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 154 48
Average daily rate £400 £400 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £455 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 20 11
Average hourly rate £19.00 £14.00 £15.16
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -7.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £8.25 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.20 £25.00 £16.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Ipswich

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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 36 (58.06%) .NET
2 35 (56.45%) SQL Server
3 23 (37.10%) Windows
4 21 (33.87%) Client/Server
5 20 (32.26%) UML
6 19 (30.65%) Microsoft
7 18 (29.03%) C#
8 17 (27.42%) Zachman Framework
8 17 (27.42%) TOGAF
9 15 (24.19%) .NET Framework
9 15 (24.19%) VB
9 15 (24.19%) ADO
9 15 (24.19%) XML
10 14 (22.58%) Oracle
10 14 (22.58%) SOA
11 13 (20.97%) Linux
12 10 (16.13%) N-Tier
12 10 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (16.13%) Middleware
12 10 (16.13%) Oracle Database
12 10 (16.13%) SDLC
13 9 (14.52%) Process Management
13 9 (14.52%) Kofax
13 9 (14.52%) J2EE
13 9 (14.52%) Document Management
14 8 (12.90%) Content Management
14 8 (12.90%) Information Management
14 8 (12.90%) Retail
14 8 (12.90%) MCPD
14 8 (12.90%) Visualisation

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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 8 (12.90%) Documentum
2 3 (4.84%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (6.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.61%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (1.61%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.61%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (1.61%) PaaS
2 1 (1.61%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) Firewall
2 3 (4.84%) IPv6
2 3 (4.84%) VPN
3 2 (3.23%) Network Security
3 2 (3.23%) IPv4
3 2 (3.23%) DNS
4 1 (1.61%) WAN
4 1 (1.61%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (56.45%) SQL Server
2 10 (16.13%) Oracle Database
3 6 (9.68%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (11.29%) Visual Studio
1 7 (11.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.61%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (12.90%) Retail
2 5 (8.06%) Finance
3 4 (6.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (58.06%) .NET
2 15 (24.19%) .NET Framework
2 15 (24.19%) ADO
2 15 (24.19%) XML
3 10 (16.13%) Middleware
4 9 (14.52%) J2EE
5 3 (4.84%) Web Services
6 2 (3.23%) Java EE
7 1 (1.61%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.61%) HTML
7 1 (1.61%) CSS
7 1 (1.61%) SOAP
7 1 (1.61%) WSDL
7 1 (1.61%) JPA
7 1 (1.61%) Apache CXF
7 1 (1.61%) OSGi
7 1 (1.61%) REST
7 1 (1.61%) Apache Camel
7 1 (1.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.61%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 21 (33.87%) Client/Server
2 10 (16.13%) N-Tier
3 8 (12.90%) Visualisation
4 4 (6.45%) PKI
5 3 (4.84%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.61%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.61%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 23 (37.10%) Windows
2 13 (20.97%) Linux
3 4 (6.45%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (1.61%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (32.26%) UML
2 17 (27.42%) Zachman Framework
2 17 (27.42%) TOGAF
3 14 (22.58%) SOA
4 10 (16.13%) SDLC
5 9 (14.52%) Process Management
5 9 (14.52%) Document Management
6 8 (12.90%) Content Management
6 8 (12.90%) Information Management
7 7 (11.29%) Business Process Improvement
7 7 (11.29%) Process Improvement
7 7 (11.29%) User Stories
8 6 (9.68%) Mentoring
9 5 (8.06%) OOD
9 5 (8.06%) Project Management
9 5 (8.06%) OO
10 4 (6.45%) Systems Analysis
10 4 (6.45%) Server Hardening
11 3 (4.84%) Information Security
11 3 (4.84%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 18 (29.03%) C#
2 15 (24.19%) VB
3 4 (6.45%) Java
4 2 (3.23%) SQL
5 1 (1.61%) MATLAB
5 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.61%) Python
5 1 (1.61%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (12.90%) MCPD
3 2 (3.23%) Degree
3 2 (3.23%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.23%) MCP
4 1 (1.61%) CCNA
4 1 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 4 (6.45%) SCOM
2 2 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.61%) OpenAM
3 1 (1.61%) Puppet
3 1 (1.61%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 19 (30.65%) Microsoft
2 14 (22.58%) Oracle
3 9 (14.52%) Kofax
4 8 (12.90%) EMC
5 3 (4.84%) Splunk
6 2 (3.23%) OpenText
7 1 (1.61%) ForgeRock
7 1 (1.61%) BT
7 1 (1.61%) McAfee
7 1 (1.61%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.61%) Cisco
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