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 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 10 32 34
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +2
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 80 26 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 10.32% 4.41% 1.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.14% 4.69% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 16 3
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£475 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £368 £442
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £526 £470
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 £37.80 £37.80 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.50%
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
718 554 263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 92.65% 93.90% 93.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 403 341 120
Average daily rate £370 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £224 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £465 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 18 28
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.39 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £33.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 May 2015.

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 May 2015. 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
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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 +19 56 £475 +18.75% 2
Durham - 8 £500 - 1
Architect
England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 31 (30.39%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (29.41%) Java
3 25 (24.51%) Scala
4 23 (22.55%) MongoDB
4 23 (22.55%) NoSQL
4 23 (22.55%) Ruby
5 21 (20.59%) Open Source
5 21 (20.59%) Django
5 21 (20.59%) Relational Database
6 18 (17.65%) RESTful
7 17 (16.67%) JSON
7 17 (16.67%) HTML
8 14 (13.73%) Linux
8 14 (13.73%) Puppet
9 13 (12.75%) JIRA
9 13 (12.75%) Selenium
9 13 (12.75%) Opscode Chef
9 13 (12.75%) Python
10 12 (11.76%) SAP
10 12 (11.76%) Mainframe
10 12 (11.76%) Spring
10 12 (11.76%) Jenkins
10 12 (11.76%) Mentoring
10 12 (11.76%) User Experience
10 12 (11.76%) Security Cleared
10 12 (11.76%) Confluence
10 12 (11.76%) HTML5
11 11 (10.78%) VME
11 11 (10.78%) TDD
11 11 (10.78%) Finance

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 12 (11.76%) Confluence
2 10 (9.80%) Tuxedo
3 4 (3.92%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.98%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.98%) Node.js
6 1 (0.98%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.98%) Documentum
Applications
1 6 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.92%) Teamcenter
2 3 (2.94%) SAP FI
2 3 (2.94%) SAP CO
2 3 (2.94%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.98%) Oracle Utilities
3 1 (0.98%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (2.94%) Office 365
2 2 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.98%) SaaS
3 1 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.96%) VLAN
1 2 (1.96%) IP Telephony
1 2 (1.96%) Internet
2 1 (0.98%) Skype
2 1 (0.98%) Converged Networks
2 1 (0.98%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (22.55%) MongoDB
1 23 (22.55%) NoSQL
2 21 (20.59%) Relational Database
3 10 (9.80%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (8.82%) Apache Cassandra
4 9 (8.82%) MySQL
5 3 (2.94%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.96%) Big Data
7 1 (0.98%) Redis
7 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (12.75%) JIRA
1 13 (12.75%) Selenium
2 12 (11.76%) Jenkins
3 4 (3.92%) Subversion
4 1 (0.98%) Rational Performance Tester
4 1 (0.98%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.98%) ERwin
General
1 11 (10.78%) Finance
2 4 (3.92%) Banking
3 1 (0.98%) Billing
3 1 (0.98%) Retail Banking
3 1 (0.98%) Retail
3 1 (0.98%) Legal
3 1 (0.98%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (20.59%) Django
2 18 (17.65%) RESTful
3 17 (16.67%) JSON
3 17 (16.67%) HTML
4 12 (11.76%) Spring
4 12 (11.76%) HTML5
5 9 (8.82%) Play Framework
5 9 (8.82%) Ruby on Rails
6 5 (4.90%) XML
7 4 (3.92%) XSL
7 4 (3.92%) XSLT
7 4 (3.92%) Swing
7 4 (3.92%) Itk
8 3 (2.94%) Web Services
9 2 (1.96%) .NET
10 1 (0.98%) REST
10 1 (0.98%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.98%) Oracle Fusion
10 1 (0.98%) jQuery
10 1 (0.98%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.76%) Mainframe
1 12 (11.76%) User Experience
2 8 (7.84%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.92%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.96%) GIS
4 2 (1.96%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.96%) Data Integration
4 2 (1.96%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.98%) IBM XIV
5 1 (0.98%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.98%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.98%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.98%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.98%) NHS
5 1 (0.98%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 14 (13.73%) Linux
2 11 (10.78%) VME
3 5 (4.90%) Windows
4 1 (0.98%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (30.39%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (20.59%) Open Source
3 12 (11.76%) Mentoring
4 11 (10.78%) TDD
4 11 (10.78%) Scrum
5 10 (9.80%) Business Analysis
5 10 (9.80%) Kanban
5 10 (9.80%) Software Architecture
6 9 (8.82%) User Stories
6 9 (8.82%) Migration
6 9 (8.82%) Data Modelling
6 9 (8.82%) Configuration Management
7 7 (6.86%) Continuous Delivery
8 6 (5.88%) Web Development
8 6 (5.88%) SOA
8 6 (5.88%) Portfolio Management
9 5 (4.90%) ERP
9 5 (4.90%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (4.90%) GAP Analysis
9 5 (4.90%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (29.41%) Java
2 25 (24.51%) Scala
3 23 (22.55%) Ruby
4 13 (12.75%) Python
5 10 (9.80%) COBOL
6 5 (4.90%) C++
7 4 (3.92%) C
8 3 (2.94%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.98%) Clojure
9 1 (0.98%) Groovy
9 1 (0.98%) PHP
9 1 (0.98%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 10 (9.80%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.98%) BC Cleared
3 1 (0.98%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.98%) QA
1 1 (0.98%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (0.98%) Docker
1 1 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (13.73%) Puppet
2 13 (12.75%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (3.92%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.98%) Salt
4 1 (0.98%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 12 (11.76%) SAP
2 11 (10.78%) Oracle
3 9 (8.82%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.92%) Siemens
4 4 (3.92%) Tableau
5 2 (1.96%) VMware
5 2 (1.96%) IBM
5 2 (1.96%) EMC
6 1 (0.98%) SaltStack
6 1 (0.98%) Informatica
6 1 (0.98%) NetApp
6 1 (0.98%) OpenText
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