The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Lancashire region that had Applications Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Architect
Rank 39 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Architect 3 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.74% 1.58% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 1.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Median daily rate £563 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.35% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 £450 £500
% change year-on-year
+13.88% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £59.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £59.00 -
Applications Architect
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Lancashire 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
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
388 412 495
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 95.10% 93.00% 95.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 256 308
Median daily rate £400 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £250 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 49 47
Median hourly rate £27.00 £17.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.28% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £46.71 £33.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%

Applications Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Applications Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Applications Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Applications Architect Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Applications Architect
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Architect within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston - 2 £563 -
Applications Architect
North West

Applications Architect Skill Set
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, Applications 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 Lancashire region featuring Applications Architect in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) HTTP
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) Process Management
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow Management
3 1 (25.00%) PKI
3 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Smart Meter
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) ISO27005
3 1 (25.00%) Smart Energy

Applications Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (25.00%) J2EE
1 1 (25.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) PKI
1 1 (25.00%) Smart Energy
1 1 (25.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Process Management
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) Workflow
1 1 (25.00%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (25.00%) ISO27005
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft