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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 23 20 6
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -14
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 7 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 5.26% 7.07% 15.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.65% 8.24% 17.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 4
Average daily rate
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£488 £375 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -28.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £495 £450
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £59.50 £46.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+29.34% +31.42%
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
124 85 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 93.23% 85.86% 90.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 59 42
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £450 £466
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 2 3
Average hourly rate £14.00 £38.75 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.87% +138.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £29.13 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £38.75 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 1 September 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 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) Risk Management
2 9 (45.00%) CISSP
2 9 (45.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (45.00%) RMADS
3 8 (40.00%) Network Architecture
3 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (30.00%) PayPal
4 6 (30.00%) WorldPay
4 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (30.00%) Practice Management
5 5 (25.00%) SC Cleared
6 4 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
6 4 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
6 4 (20.00%) TOGAF
6 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (20.00%) Internet
6 4 (20.00%) Java
6 4 (20.00%) J2EE
6 4 (20.00%) Oracle
6 4 (20.00%) OO
6 4 (20.00%) RUP
6 4 (20.00%) DSDM
7 3 (15.00%) SAS
7 3 (15.00%) WebLogic
7 3 (15.00%) WebLogic Workshop
7 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
7 3 (15.00%) UML
7 3 (15.00%) OOA/OOD

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 3 (15.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (15.00%) SAS
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (5.00%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
1 3 (15.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) J2EE
2 3 (15.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) RMADS
2 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) Risk Management
3 8 (40.00%) Network Architecture
4 6 (30.00%) Practice Management
4 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
5 4 (20.00%) TOGAF
5 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (20.00%) OO
5 4 (20.00%) RUP
5 4 (20.00%) DSDM
5 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (15.00%) Change Management
6 3 (15.00%) UML
6 3 (15.00%) OOA/OOD
6 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (15.00%) Requirements Management
6 3 (15.00%) Rapid Prototyping
6 3 (15.00%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) CISSP
2 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (25.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (45.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (10.00%) QA
3 1 (5.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (5.00%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) PayPal
1 6 (30.00%) WorldPay
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle
3 3 (15.00%) IBM