The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Ipswich region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 20 8 23
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +15
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 7 19 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 4.22% 13.67% 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.43% 13.87% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 17 2
Median daily rate £575 £500 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £390 £408
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £545 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £495 £490
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +1.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £59.50 £61.00
% change year-on-year
-24.36% -2.45%
Architect
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
158 137 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 95.18% 98.56% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 99 107
Median daily rate £450 £425 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £501 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 5
Median hourly rate £35.00 £13.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+169.23% +4.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.60 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-0.60% +0.60%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Ipswich region that featured Architect in the job title.

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
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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 23 August 2016, Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Ipswich region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 9 (52.94%) Data Centre
2 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
2 7 (41.18%) NAS
2 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) LAN
2 7 (41.18%) WAN
2 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 7 (41.18%) Middleware
2 7 (41.18%) SAN
3 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
3 6 (35.29%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (29.41%) Load Balancing
4 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (29.41%) VMware
4 5 (29.41%) Clustering
4 5 (29.41%) Firewall
4 5 (29.41%) Identity Management
4 5 (29.41%) Finance
4 5 (29.41%) Citrix
4 5 (29.41%) IIS
4 5 (29.41%) Network Optimisation
4 5 (29.41%) Secure Coding
4 5 (29.41%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 5 (29.41%) High Availability
4 5 (29.41%) SIEM
4 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (17.65%) UML
5 3 (17.65%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (17.65%) OO

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (29.41%) IIS
2 2 (11.76%) Documentum
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.76%) SharePoint 2010
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) LAN
1 7 (41.18%) NAS
1 7 (41.18%) SAN
1 7 (41.18%) WAN
2 5 (29.41%) Firewall
3 2 (11.76%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.88%) Big Data
3 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) Middleware
2 2 (11.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Data Centre
2 5 (29.41%) Clustering
3 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (11.76%) Reinsurance
4 2 (11.76%) Robotics
5 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (5.88%) Reference Data
5 1 (5.88%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
1 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
2 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
2 2 (11.76%) Windows 8
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (29.41%) High Availability
2 5 (29.41%) Identity Management
2 5 (29.41%) Load Balancing
2 5 (29.41%) Network Optimisation
2 5 (29.41%) Secure Coding
2 5 (29.41%) SIEM
2 5 (29.41%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 3 (17.65%) OO
3 3 (17.65%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (17.65%) UML
4 2 (11.76%) Asset Management
4 2 (11.76%) Benchmarking
4 2 (11.76%) Data Architecture
4 2 (11.76%) Network Architecture
4 2 (11.76%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) Test Management
4 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) C#
1 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
2 1 (5.88%) C
2 1 (5.88%) C++
2 1 (5.88%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
2 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) Citrix
2 5 (29.41%) VMware
3 2 (11.76%) Blue Prism
3 2 (11.76%) Kofax
4 1 (5.88%) FireEye
4 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
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