The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Livingston 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 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 6 - 6
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 3 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Livingston 9.38% - 17.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.68% - 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
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- - £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £451
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £65.35 £47.00
% change year-on-year
-31.14% +39.04%
Architect
West Lothian

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Livingston 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
Livingston
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
31 50 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Livingston 96.88% 96.15% 97.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 35 22
Average daily rate £295 £365 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.17% -5.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £217 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £425 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Livingston

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Livingston

Architect
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Livingston 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 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Retail Banking
2 2 (50.00%) SRDF
2 2 (50.00%) EMC
2 2 (50.00%) Flash
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Replication
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Information Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (25.00%) Big Data
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Master Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Law

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Livingston 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
1 2 (50.00%) Retail Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Zachman Framework
2 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Information Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Master Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) SRDF
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) EMC