The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Newport 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 3 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 10 9 16
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 4 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 5.88% 8.41% 4.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.67% 8.91% 4.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Average daily rate
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£450 £500 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +48.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 £44.25 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+11.86% -6.84%
Architect
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Newport 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
Newport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
60 101 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 88.24% 94.39% 97.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 44 29
Average daily rate £375 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £15.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Newport

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Newport

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newport 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 13 (61.90%) Security Cleared
2 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (42.86%) SC Cleared
4 8 (38.10%) Java
4 8 (38.10%) SOA
5 7 (33.33%) Data Modelling
6 6 (28.57%) Back Office
6 6 (28.57%) Logical Data Model
6 6 (28.57%) BPMN
7 5 (23.81%) Identity Management
7 5 (23.81%) Scrum
7 5 (23.81%) TDD
7 5 (23.81%) Spring
7 5 (23.81%) JBoss
7 5 (23.81%) Tomcat
8 4 (19.05%) .NET
8 4 (19.05%) Subversion
8 4 (19.05%) Content Management
8 4 (19.05%) Workflow
8 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (14.29%) Protective Monitoring
9 3 (14.29%) Java SE
9 3 (14.29%) Shibboleth
9 3 (14.29%) Firewall
9 3 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
9 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
9 3 (14.29%) C#
9 3 (14.29%) Middleware
10 2 (9.52%) Active Directory

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newport 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 5 (23.81%) JBoss
1 5 (23.81%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.76%) FileNet
2 1 (4.76%) Mule
2 1 (4.76%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.76%) Jackrabbit
3 1 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Subversion
1 4 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (9.52%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.76%) ERwin
General
1 6 (28.57%) Back Office
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) Spring
2 4 (19.05%) .NET
3 3 (14.29%) Java SE
3 3 (14.29%) Middleware
4 2 (9.52%) HTML
4 2 (9.52%) jQuery
4 2 (9.52%) CSS
5 1 (4.76%) JSP
5 1 (4.76%) Servlets
5 1 (4.76%) SOAP
5 1 (4.76%) XML
5 1 (4.76%) WSDL
5 1 (4.76%) XML Schema
5 1 (4.76%) JAXB
5 1 (4.76%) Java EE
5 1 (4.76%) JSTL
5 1 (4.76%) Spring MVC
5 1 (4.76%) J2EE
5 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.76%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) CESG
1 2 (9.52%) CESG CLAS
1 2 (9.52%) RMADS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (38.10%) SOA
3 7 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 6 (28.57%) BPMN
4 6 (28.57%) Logical Data Model
5 5 (23.81%) Identity Management
5 5 (23.81%) TDD
5 5 (23.81%) Scrum
6 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (19.05%) Content Management
6 4 (19.05%) Workflow
7 3 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (14.29%) Protective Monitoring
8 2 (9.52%) Information Assurance
8 2 (9.52%) MVC
8 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (4.76%) CRM
9 1 (4.76%) Migration
9 1 (4.76%) Kanban
9 1 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) Java
2 3 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (61.90%) Security Cleared
2 9 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) CISSP
3 2 (9.52%) CISM
3 2 (9.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Shibboleth
2 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Cognos
1 1 (4.76%) McAfee
1 1 (4.76%) Sourcefire