The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Midlands region that had Lead Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Architect
Rank 27 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Architect 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.57% 0.53% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.64% 0.54% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £550 £435 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.43% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £525 £520
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +0.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £82.00
Lead Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Midlands 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
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
183 185 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 95.81% 97.88% 96.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 77 61
Median daily rate £500 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Lead Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Lead Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Lead Architect
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Lead Architect Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Lead Architect Skill Set
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, Lead 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 Midlands region featuring Lead Architect in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) SAP
1 5 (83.33%) Manufacturing
2 4 (66.67%) Automotive
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) SAP APO
3 3 (50.00%) TOGAF
4 2 (33.33%) Logistics
4 2 (33.33%) Lean Manufacturing
4 2 (33.33%) SAP MII
4 2 (33.33%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (33.33%) PLM
4 2 (33.33%) EDI
4 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (33.33%) Quality Management
5 1 (16.67%) Change Management
5 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (16.67%) Ariba
5 1 (16.67%) Hyperion
5 1 (16.67%) PDM
5 1 (16.67%) Data Management
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) Kanban
5 1 (16.67%) SAP SRM
5 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (16.67%) Validation

Lead Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) SAP APO
2 2 (33.33%) SAP MII
3 1 (16.67%) SAP SRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
General
1 5 (83.33%) Manufacturing
2 4 (66.67%) Automotive
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) EDI
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Lean Manufacturing
2 2 (33.33%) Logistics
2 2 (33.33%) PLM
2 2 (33.33%) Quality Management
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Kanban
3 1 (16.67%) PDM
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Ariba
2 1 (16.67%) Hyperion
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle