The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford 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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 12 10 13
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 4 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 7.27% 7.55% 4.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.00% 7.69% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
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£439 £445 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.34% +102.73%
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £485 £473
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +2.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.50 £45.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -18.18%
Architect
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Knutsford 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
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50 52 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 90.91% 98.11% 94.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 28 28
Average daily rate £416 £392 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.92% +18.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £120 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Average hourly rate £11.72 £16.64 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.54% -4.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) IBM
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) J2EE
3 2 (25.00%) DB2
3 2 (25.00%) JDBC
3 2 (25.00%) JSP
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) XML
3 2 (25.00%) JMS
3 2 (25.00%) SOA
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) CICS
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Mainframe
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (25.00%) JNDI
3 2 (25.00%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) IaaS
4 1 (12.50%) IBM Blueworks
4 1 (12.50%) REST
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (12.50%) PaaS
4 1 (12.50%) OAuth

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 2 (25.00%) CICS
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) PaaS
1 1 (12.50%) IaaS
1 1 (12.50%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) VPN
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
1 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) DB2
General
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) J2EE
2 2 (25.00%) JDBC
2 2 (25.00%) JSP
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) XML
2 2 (25.00%) JMS
2 2 (25.00%) JNDI
3 1 (12.50%) JSON
3 1 (12.50%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) OAuth
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (12.50%) REST
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) SAML
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (25.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (12.50%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) SOA
1 2 (25.00%) Project Management
1 2 (25.00%) Migration
1 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Identity Management
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) OOP
2 1 (12.50%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C#
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) IBM
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
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