The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leicestershire region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 27 35 32
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 7 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.93% 1.44% 3.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.00% 1.56% 3.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 5
Median daily rate £525 £463 £563
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.51% -17.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £404
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £513 £564
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £490 £490
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.25 £59.50 £61.00
% change year-on-year
-22.26% -2.45%
Architect
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leicestershire 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
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
233 257 284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 97.49% 92.78% 96.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 163 137
Median daily rate £325 £275 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -11.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £110 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 23 38
Median hourly rate £13.45 £12.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.79% -65.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.44 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £14.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Architect
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 26 July 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
Leicester -1 5 £525 +31.25% 2
Architect
East Midlands

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Leicestershire region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) SAP
3 3 (30.00%) Web Development
4 2 (20.00%) SAP Security
4 2 (20.00%) Apache Solr
4 2 (20.00%) SAP BPC
4 2 (20.00%) hybris
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) Information Security
4 2 (20.00%) Spring MVC
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) SAP HANA
4 2 (20.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (20.00%) Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) SDLC
4 2 (20.00%) SAP Fiori
4 2 (20.00%) Internal Audit
4 2 (20.00%) Contingency Planning
4 2 (20.00%) Identity Management
4 2 (20.00%) MVC
4 2 (20.00%) Adobe
4 2 (20.00%) WS-I
4 2 (20.00%) Spring
4 2 (20.00%) Web Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) Endeca
4 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (20.00%) Web Services
4 2 (20.00%) J2EE
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 2 (20.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SAP BW
1 2 (20.00%) SAP HANA
General
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) J2EE
1 2 (20.00%) SAP Fiori
1 2 (20.00%) Spring
1 2 (20.00%) Spring MVC
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
1 2 (20.00%) WS-I
2 1 (10.00%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Web Development
2 2 (20.00%) Analytics
2 2 (20.00%) Contingency Planning
2 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (20.00%) Identity Management
2 2 (20.00%) Information Security
2 2 (20.00%) Internal Audit
2 2 (20.00%) MVC
2 2 (20.00%) SAP Security
2 2 (20.00%) SDLC
2 2 (20.00%) Web Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Content Management
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) ERP
3 1 (10.00%) High Availability
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) SAP
2 2 (20.00%) Adobe
2 2 (20.00%) Endeca
2 2 (20.00%) hybris
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft