The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West region that had Applications Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Architect
Rank 149 138 131
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -7
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Architect 8 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.21% 0.33% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.35% 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 0
Median daily rate £500 £429 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.61% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £463
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Applications 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 West 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 West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3572 3446 2900
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.75% 94.70% 95.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2224 1997 1564
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 194 173
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.60 £43.43 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Applications Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of IT contracts across the North West region that featured Applications Architect in the job title.

Applications Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Applications Architect
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Applications Architect Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Applications Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Applications Architect across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Applications Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Applications Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Applications Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Applications Architect
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Architect within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -18 4 £525 +29.95% 2
Cheshire +3 2 £448 -0.55%
Lancashire -4 1 £563 -
Applications Architect
England

Applications Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, Applications Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region featuring Applications Architect in the job title.

1 5 (27.78%) Migration
2 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Java
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
3 3 (16.67%) Windows
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (16.67%) CRM
3 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (16.67%) Retail
3 3 (16.67%) Billing
3 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.11%) SQL
4 2 (11.11%) .NET
4 2 (11.11%) AIX
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 1 (5.56%) ISO27005
5 1 (5.56%) Smart Energy
5 1 (5.56%) Linux
5 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
5 1 (5.56%) XHTML
5 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
5 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003

Applications Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon S3
2 1 (5.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) DB2
2 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Billing
2 3 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) CSS
2 1 (5.56%) Hibernate
2 1 (5.56%) HTML
2 1 (5.56%) HTML5
2 1 (5.56%) J2EE
2 1 (5.56%) JSON
2 1 (5.56%) Middleware
2 1 (5.56%) Spring
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
2 1 (5.56%) XHTML
2 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) PKI
2 1 (5.56%) Smart Energy
2 1 (5.56%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) AIX
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.56%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Unix
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Migration
2 3 (16.67%) CRM
2 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (5.56%) Extreme Programming
4 1 (5.56%) Information Security
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL
4 1 (5.56%) Microservices
4 1 (5.56%) Pair Programming
4 1 (5.56%) Process Management
4 1 (5.56%) SOA
4 1 (5.56%) TOGAF
4 1 (5.56%) Workflow
4 1 (5.56%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) Java
2 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.56%) ISO27005
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
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