The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the North East 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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 30 26 42
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +16
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 74 41 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 6.42% 5.52% 2.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.99% 5.79% 3.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 18 12
Average daily rate £450 £430 £465
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -7.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £368 £364
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £683 £500
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 £47.91 £42.00 £44.25
% change year-on-year
+14.07% -5.08%
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 North East 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
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1059 708 606
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 91.93% 95.29% 94.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 669 406 370
Average daily rate £340 £344 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.08% +20.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £505 £464
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 56 12
Average hourly rate £20.00 £12.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.83 £10.31 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £18.47 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the North East region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Architect across the North East region.

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Architect
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the North East region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +4 68 £463 -5.12% 9
Durham -2 3 £438 - 1
Northumberland - 1 £350 -
Architect
England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 47 (35.34%) Security Cleared
2 42 (31.58%) SC Cleared
3 36 (27.07%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (18.05%) Java
5 22 (16.54%) JavaScript
6 20 (15.04%) Degree
7 19 (14.29%) Oracle
8 18 (13.53%) Tableau
9 17 (12.78%) HTML
9 17 (12.78%) Finance
10 16 (12.03%) HP
10 16 (12.03%) ITIL
10 16 (12.03%) Python
10 16 (12.03%) Enterprise Architecture
10 16 (12.03%) ITIL V3
11 15 (11.28%) Relational Database
11 15 (11.28%) Open Source
12 14 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
13 13 (9.77%) LAN
13 13 (9.77%) WAN
13 13 (9.77%) CSS
13 13 (9.77%) MongoDB
13 13 (9.77%) Network Design
13 13 (9.77%) Technical Architecture
14 12 (9.02%) HTML5
14 12 (9.02%) Linux
14 12 (9.02%) Service Delivery
14 12 (9.02%) Project Management
14 12 (9.02%) User Experience
15 11 (8.27%) BPSS Clearance

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 6 (4.51%) SAS
2 5 (3.76%) ArcGIS
2 5 (3.76%) OpenStack
3 4 (3.01%) Confluence
4 3 (2.26%) Node.js
4 3 (2.26%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.50%) IIS
5 2 (1.50%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.50%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.50%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.75%) Apache
6 1 (0.75%) CMS
6 1 (0.75%) iPlanet
6 1 (0.75%) JBoss
6 1 (0.75%) Jetty
6 1 (0.75%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.75%) nginx
6 1 (0.75%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (0.75%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.75%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 3 (2.26%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.75%) BigMachines
2 1 (0.75%) Primavera
2 1 (0.75%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.76%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (3.76%) HP Helion
2 3 (2.26%) IaaS
2 3 (2.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.77%) LAN
1 13 (9.77%) WAN
2 5 (3.76%) Internet
3 2 (1.50%) Firewall
3 2 (1.50%) FTP
3 2 (1.50%) HTTP
3 2 (1.50%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.75%) BIG-IP
4 1 (0.75%) DHCP
4 1 (0.75%) DNS
4 1 (0.75%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.75%) IPsec
4 1 (0.75%) LDAP
4 1 (0.75%) NAS
4 1 (0.75%) Network Security
4 1 (0.75%) PBX
4 1 (0.75%) SAN
4 1 (0.75%) SSH
4 1 (0.75%) SSL
4 1 (0.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.28%) Relational Database
2 13 (9.77%) MongoDB
3 8 (6.02%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (6.02%) Hadoop
4 7 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (5.26%) GIS
4 7 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (4.51%) Apache Hive
5 6 (4.51%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 6 (4.51%) HBase
5 6 (4.51%) Pentaho
6 5 (3.76%) Big Data
6 5 (3.76%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.26%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (2.26%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.50%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.50%) SQL Server
9 1 (0.75%) DB2
9 1 (0.75%) MySQL
9 1 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 6 (4.51%) ERwin
3 5 (3.76%) Selenium
4 4 (3.01%) Cucumber
4 4 (3.01%) JIRA
5 1 (0.75%) eggPlant
5 1 (0.75%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.75%) Log4j
5 1 (0.75%) Maven
5 1 (0.75%) Subversion
5 1 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.75%) Travis CI
5 1 (0.75%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.75%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 17 (12.78%) Finance
2 8 (6.02%) Marketing
3 4 (3.01%) Advertising
4 3 (2.26%) Billing
4 3 (2.26%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (12.78%) HTML
2 13 (9.77%) CSS
3 12 (9.02%) HTML5
4 10 (7.52%) J2EE
5 9 (6.77%) D3.js
5 9 (6.77%) JSON
6 8 (6.02%) CSS3
7 7 (5.26%) .NET
7 7 (5.26%) REST
7 7 (5.26%) RESTful
8 6 (4.51%) Spring
9 5 (3.76%) Django
9 5 (3.76%) Play Framework
10 4 (3.01%) Java EE
10 4 (3.01%) Web Services
11 3 (2.26%) AngularJS
11 3 (2.26%) SOAP
11 3 (2.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 2 (1.50%) JSP
12 2 (1.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.02%) User Experience
2 11 (8.27%) Visualisation
3 9 (6.77%) Management Information System
4 8 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (6.02%) Private Cloud
5 7 (5.26%) Computer Science
5 7 (5.26%) Mobile App
6 5 (3.76%) Hybrid Cloud
6 5 (3.76%) Social Media
7 3 (2.26%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.50%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.50%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.75%) Clustering
9 1 (0.75%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.75%) DataPower
9 1 (0.75%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.75%) Grid Computing
9 1 (0.75%) HP Storage
9 1 (0.75%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.02%) Linux
2 10 (7.52%) Unix
3 3 (2.26%) Windows
4 2 (1.50%) AIX
4 2 (1.50%) Solaris
4 2 (1.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.75%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (27.07%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (12.03%) Enterprise Architecture
2 16 (12.03%) ITIL
2 16 (12.03%) ITIL V3
3 15 (11.28%) Open Source
4 14 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (9.77%) Network Design
5 13 (9.77%) Technical Architecture
6 12 (9.02%) Project Management
6 12 (9.02%) Service Delivery
7 11 (8.27%) ArchiMate
8 10 (7.52%) Service Design
9 9 (6.77%) Financial Modelling
9 9 (6.77%) Office Automation
9 9 (6.77%) TOGAF
9 9 (6.77%) Zachman Framework
10 8 (6.02%) Migration
10 8 (6.02%) MVC
11 7 (5.26%) ITSM
11 7 (5.26%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (18.05%) Java
2 22 (16.54%) JavaScript
3 16 (12.03%) Python
4 8 (6.02%) C++
5 7 (5.26%) SQL
6 6 (4.51%) Shell Script
7 5 (3.76%) Ruby
7 5 (3.76%) Scala
8 2 (1.50%) R
9 1 (0.75%) C
9 1 (0.75%) C#
9 1 (0.75%) PHP
Qualifications
1 47 (35.34%) Security Cleared
2 42 (31.58%) SC Cleared
3 20 (15.04%) Degree
4 11 (8.27%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (3.01%) BC Cleared
6 3 (2.26%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.50%) CCNA
7 2 (1.50%) CCNP
7 2 (1.50%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.50%) CISSP
7 2 (1.50%) CLAS
8 1 (0.75%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.51%) SLA
2 5 (3.76%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.50%) QA
4 1 (0.75%) JSP 440
System Software
1 3 (2.26%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (1.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.50%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.75%) Docker
3 1 (0.75%) LXC
3 1 (0.75%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (7.52%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (5.26%) Puppet
3 3 (2.26%) StatsD
4 1 (0.75%) ArcSight ESM
4 1 (0.75%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.75%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.75%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.75%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.75%) OpenView
4 1 (0.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 19 (14.29%) Oracle
2 18 (13.53%) Tableau
3 16 (12.03%) HP
4 7 (5.26%) CA
4 7 (5.26%) Informatica
4 7 (5.26%) Microsoft
5 5 (3.76%) ArcSight
6 3 (2.26%) Cisco
6 3 (2.26%) F5
7 2 (1.50%) Apigee
7 2 (1.50%) Citrix
7 2 (1.50%) Mashery
7 2 (1.50%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.50%) Riverbed
7 2 (1.50%) Sun
7 2 (1.50%) Teradata
7 2 (1.50%) VMware
8 1 (0.75%) 3PAR
8 1 (0.75%) Opsware
8 1 (0.75%) Qualys
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