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 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 27 33 36
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 63 23 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 6.75% 3.70% 3.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.13% 3.92% 3.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 14 8
Average daily rate £500 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £415 £485
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £800 £565
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 £52.63 £40.50 £44.63
% change year-on-year
+29.93% -9.24%
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
884 586 417
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 94.75% 94.21% 94.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 551 353 219
Average daily rate £388 £350 £307
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +14.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 30 53
Average hourly rate £16.75 £16.16 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% -4.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £11.00 £10.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £38.50 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 8 February 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 8 February 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 +2 53 £500 +7.93% 6
Durham +4 4 £625 +38.88% 1
Northumberland - 3 £375 -
Architect
England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 8 February 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 51 (47.66%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (30.84%) Java
3 25 (23.36%) HTML
4 22 (20.56%) JavaScript
5 21 (19.63%) Security Cleared
6 19 (17.76%) Linux
6 19 (17.76%) Python
7 17 (15.89%) Oracle
7 17 (15.89%) CSS
7 17 (15.89%) HTML5
7 17 (15.89%) MongoDB
8 15 (14.02%) NoSQL
8 15 (14.02%) SC Cleared
8 15 (14.02%) JSON
9 14 (13.08%) Open Source
10 13 (12.15%) Tableau
10 13 (12.15%) Opscode Chef
11 12 (11.21%) Play Framework
11 12 (11.21%) User Experience
11 12 (11.21%) REST
11 12 (11.21%) RESTful
12 11 (10.28%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (10.28%) Scala
12 11 (10.28%) Spring
12 11 (10.28%) Mentoring
13 10 (9.35%) Ruby
13 10 (9.35%) Enterprise Architecture
13 10 (9.35%) Django
13 10 (9.35%) Puppet
13 10 (9.35%) J2EE

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 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 8 (7.48%) Confluence
2 5 (4.67%) ArcGIS
2 5 (4.67%) JBoss
2 5 (4.67%) SAS
3 3 (2.80%) Node.js
3 3 (2.80%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.80%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (2.80%) WebLogic
3 3 (2.80%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.80%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (1.87%) CMS
4 2 (1.87%) IIS
4 2 (1.87%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.93%) Apache
5 1 (0.93%) Jetty
5 1 (0.93%) nginx
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle 10gAS
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 4 (3.74%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) BigMachines
1 1 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.93%) Primavera
1 1 (0.93%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.80%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.80%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (2.80%) IaaS
2 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.93%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.61%) Internet
2 3 (2.80%) HTTP
2 3 (2.80%) Kerberos
2 3 (2.80%) Network Security
2 3 (2.80%) SSL
2 3 (2.80%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.93%) DHCP
3 1 (0.93%) DNS
3 1 (0.93%) FTP
3 1 (0.93%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.93%) IPsec
3 1 (0.93%) PBX
3 1 (0.93%) Skype
3 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (15.89%) MongoDB
2 15 (14.02%) NoSQL
3 9 (8.41%) Relational Database
4 7 (6.54%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (6.54%) GIS
5 5 (4.67%) Big Data
5 5 (4.67%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (3.74%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (3.74%) MySQL
7 3 (2.80%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.87%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.87%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.87%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.87%) SQL Server
8 2 (1.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.93%) DB2
9 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.93%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 9 (8.41%) Jenkins
1 9 (8.41%) Selenium
2 8 (7.48%) Cucumber
2 8 (7.48%) JIRA
3 2 (1.87%) ERwin
4 1 (0.93%) eggPlant
4 1 (0.93%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.93%) Log4j
4 1 (0.93%) Maven
4 1 (0.93%) Subversion
4 1 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.93%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 7 (6.54%) Marketing
2 5 (4.67%) Finance
3 3 (2.80%) Billing
3 3 (2.80%) Legal
4 2 (1.87%) Banking
5 1 (0.93%) Advertising
5 1 (0.93%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (23.36%) HTML
2 17 (15.89%) CSS
2 17 (15.89%) HTML5
3 15 (14.02%) JSON
4 12 (11.21%) Play Framework
4 12 (11.21%) REST
4 12 (11.21%) RESTful
5 11 (10.28%) Spring
6 10 (9.35%) Django
6 10 (9.35%) J2EE
7 9 (8.41%) CSS3
7 9 (8.41%) D3.js
8 7 (6.54%) .NET
9 6 (5.61%) Java EE
9 6 (5.61%) SOAP
10 5 (4.67%) XML
11 3 (2.80%) Ajax
11 3 (2.80%) Ruby on Rails
11 3 (2.80%) SAML
11 3 (2.80%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.21%) User Experience
2 8 (7.48%) Social Media
3 7 (6.54%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (6.54%) Mobile App
4 5 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.80%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.87%) Freedom of Information
6 2 (1.87%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.93%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.93%) DataPower
7 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (0.93%) Online Games
7 1 (0.93%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 19 (17.76%) Linux
2 6 (5.61%) Unix
3 4 (3.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.80%) AIX
4 3 (2.80%) Solaris
5 2 (1.87%) Windows
6 1 (0.93%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (47.66%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (13.08%) Open Source
3 11 (10.28%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (10.28%) Mentoring
4 10 (9.35%) Enterprise Architecture
5 9 (8.41%) Microservices
5 9 (8.41%) Migration
5 9 (8.41%) Service Delivery
6 8 (7.48%) Continuous Delivery
6 8 (7.48%) ETL
6 8 (7.48%) MVC
6 8 (7.48%) Software Architecture
6 8 (7.48%) User Stories
7 7 (6.54%) Configuration Management
7 7 (6.54%) Scrum
7 7 (6.54%) TOGAF
8 6 (5.61%) Business Analysis
8 6 (5.61%) Data Management
8 6 (5.61%) ITIL
8 6 (5.61%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 33 (30.84%) Java
2 22 (20.56%) JavaScript
3 19 (17.76%) Python
4 11 (10.28%) Scala
5 10 (9.35%) Ruby
6 9 (8.41%) C++
7 4 (3.74%) C
8 3 (2.80%) SQL
9 2 (1.87%) R
10 1 (0.93%) C#
10 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (19.63%) Security Cleared
2 15 (14.02%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.61%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (2.80%) BC Cleared
5 2 (1.87%) CCNA
5 2 (1.87%) CCNP
5 2 (1.87%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.87%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.41%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.87%) QA
3 1 (0.93%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (2.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.87%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.87%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.93%) Docker
3 1 (0.93%) LXC
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.93%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (12.15%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (9.35%) Puppet
3 3 (2.80%) StatsD
4 1 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 17 (15.89%) Oracle
2 13 (12.15%) Tableau
3 9 (8.41%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.80%) HP
4 3 (2.80%) IBM
4 3 (2.80%) VMware
5 2 (1.87%) Apigee
5 2 (1.87%) Cisco
5 2 (1.87%) Citrix
5 2 (1.87%) F5
5 2 (1.87%) Informatica
5 2 (1.87%) Mashery
5 2 (1.87%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.87%) Riverbed
5 2 (1.87%) Teradata
6 1 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.93%) SAP
6 1 (0.93%) Siebel
6 1 (0.93%) Siemens
6 1 (0.93%) Sun
Durham, County Durham
Nigel Frank International Ltd
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