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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank - 14 11
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 0 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport - 8.06% 6.56%
As % of the Job Titles category - 8.85% 6.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 1
Average daily rate
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- £525 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +55.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £488 £475
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.50 £52.13 £55.00
% change year-on-year
-10.79% -5.22%
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
129 113 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 94.16% 91.13% 96.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 61 33
Average daily rate £400 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £300 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £346
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Average hourly rate £34.50 £25.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -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 17 April 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 (65.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (45.00%) SC Cleared
4 8 (40.00%) SOA
5 7 (35.00%) Java
5 7 (35.00%) Data Modelling
6 6 (30.00%) Back Office
6 6 (30.00%) BPMN
6 6 (30.00%) Logical Data Model
7 5 (25.00%) Identity Management
8 4 (20.00%) Workflow
8 4 (20.00%) Scrum
8 4 (20.00%) TDD
8 4 (20.00%) Spring
8 4 (20.00%) Content Management
8 4 (20.00%) Tomcat
8 4 (20.00%) JBoss
9 3 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (15.00%) Protective Monitoring
9 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (15.00%) Shibboleth
9 3 (15.00%) Middleware
9 3 (15.00%) .NET
9 3 (15.00%) Java SE
9 3 (15.00%) Subversion
9 3 (15.00%) Firewall
9 3 (15.00%) GAP Analysis
10 2 (10.00%) CISM
10 2 (10.00%) CESG
10 2 (10.00%) CESG CLAS

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 4 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (20.00%) JBoss
2 1 (5.00%) Apache
2 1 (5.00%) FileNet
2 1 (5.00%) Mule
2 1 (5.00%) Mule ESB
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Firewall
2 1 (5.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.00%) Jackrabbit
2 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Subversion
1 3 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (10.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (5.00%) ERwin
General
1 6 (30.00%) Back Office
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) Spring
2 3 (15.00%) Java SE
2 3 (15.00%) .NET
2 3 (15.00%) Middleware
3 1 (5.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (5.00%) HTML
3 1 (5.00%) J2EE
3 1 (5.00%) EJB
3 1 (5.00%) CSS
3 1 (5.00%) JSP
3 1 (5.00%) Servlets
3 1 (5.00%) SOAP
3 1 (5.00%) XML
3 1 (5.00%) WSDL
3 1 (5.00%) XML Schema
3 1 (5.00%) JAXB
3 1 (5.00%) Java EE
3 1 (5.00%) JSTL
3 1 (5.00%) jQuery
3 1 (5.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) CESG
1 2 (10.00%) CESG CLAS
1 2 (10.00%) RMADS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) SOA
3 7 (35.00%) Data Modelling
4 6 (30.00%) BPMN
4 6 (30.00%) Logical Data Model
5 5 (25.00%) Identity Management
6 4 (20.00%) Workflow
6 4 (20.00%) TDD
6 4 (20.00%) Content Management
6 4 (20.00%) Scrum
7 3 (15.00%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (15.00%) Protective Monitoring
8 2 (10.00%) Information Assurance
8 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (5.00%) CRM
9 1 (5.00%) Migration
9 1 (5.00%) MVC
9 1 (5.00%) Kanban
9 1 (5.00%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) Java
2 2 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (65.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (45.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) CISSP
3 2 (10.00%) CISM
3 2 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Shibboleth
2 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Cognos
1 1 (5.00%) McAfee
1 1 (5.00%) Sourcefire