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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 20 4 8
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +4
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 2 14 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 2.67% 19.72% 8.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.82% 20.59% 9.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 3
Average daily rate - £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £485
% change year-on-year
- +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £53.81 £41.50 £44.63
% change year-on-year
+29.66% -7.00%
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
71 68 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 94.67% 95.77% 96.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 43 42
Average daily rate £400 £411 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.73% +9.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £279 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £475 £509
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 2
Average hourly rate £47.65 - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 12 February 2016, 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 5 (62.50%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
2 4 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 4 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) J2EE
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) OO
2 4 (50.00%) RUP
2 4 (50.00%) DSDM
3 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (37.50%) WebLogic
3 3 (37.50%) UML
3 3 (37.50%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (37.50%) SAS
3 3 (37.50%) WebLogic Workshop
3 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
3 3 (37.50%) IBM
3 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
3 3 (37.50%) Change Management
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (37.50%) Requirements Management
4 2 (25.00%) QA
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) VMware
5 1 (12.50%) Atlassian
5 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 3 (37.50%) SAS
1 3 (37.50%) WebLogic
2 1 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Big Data
1 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
1 1 (12.50%) HBase
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) WebLogic Workshop
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (50.00%) DSDM
2 4 (50.00%) OO
2 4 (50.00%) RUP
2 4 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 4 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
3 3 (37.50%) Change Management
3 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
3 3 (37.50%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (37.50%) Requirements Management
3 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
3 3 (37.50%) UML
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Kibana
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) IBM
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Atlassian
4 1 (12.50%) Cloudera
4 1 (12.50%) VMware