The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West region that had Integration Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Integration Architect
Rank 140 153 130
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -23
Contract jobs requiring an Integration Architect 12 19 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.35% 0.44% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.46% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 1
Median daily rate £500 £423 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.34% -19.52%
UK excluding London median daily rate £545 £468 £470
% change year-on-year
+16.57% -0.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Integration 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
3279 4123 2901
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.31% 95.33% 93.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 2068 2463 1603
Median daily rate £388 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 204 186
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.44% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £47.71 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Integration Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Integration Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Integration 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 Integration Architect across the North West region.

Integration Architect Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Integration Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Integration Architect across the North West region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Integration Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Integration 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 Integration Architect within the North West region over the 3 months to 31 August 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 -6 5 £525 +20.00%
Merseyside - 4 £500 -
Lancashire - 3 £508 -
Integration Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, Integration 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 Integration Architect in the job title.

1 10 (47.62%) SOA
1 10 (47.62%) SC Cleared
1 10 (47.62%) Security Cleared
2 9 (42.86%) SOAP
2 9 (42.86%) Web Services
3 8 (38.10%) XML
3 8 (38.10%) Middleware
4 6 (28.57%) Oracle
4 6 (28.57%) B2B
4 6 (28.57%) Use Case
5 5 (23.81%) REST
5 5 (23.81%) HTTPS
5 5 (23.81%) Java
5 5 (23.81%) EDIFACT
6 4 (19.05%) Migration
6 4 (19.05%) XSD
6 4 (19.05%) UML
6 4 (19.05%) SMTP
6 4 (19.05%) FTP
6 4 (19.05%) Internet
6 4 (19.05%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (14.29%) HP
7 3 (14.29%) JBoss
7 3 (14.29%) Clustering
7 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (9.52%) BPEL
8 2 (9.52%) PLM
8 2 (9.52%) Teamcenter
8 2 (9.52%) Retail

Integration 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 3 (14.29%) JBoss
2 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.76%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Teamcenter
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) HTTPS
2 4 (19.05%) FTP
2 4 (19.05%) Internet
2 4 (19.05%) SMTP
3 2 (9.52%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.76%) EDRMS
1 1 (4.76%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SpecFlow
1 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.76%) TeamCity
1 1 (4.76%) TestComplete
General
1 2 (9.52%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) SOAP
1 9 (42.86%) Web Services
2 8 (38.10%) Middleware
2 8 (38.10%) XML
3 5 (23.81%) EDIFACT
3 5 (23.81%) REST
4 4 (19.05%) XSD
5 2 (9.52%) .NET
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (4.76%) J2EE
6 1 (4.76%) JMS
6 1 (4.76%) JSON
6 1 (4.76%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Clustering
2 2 (9.52%) DataPower
2 2 (9.52%) Internet of Things
2 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.52%) Smart Meter
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.76%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
1 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) SOA
2 6 (28.57%) B2B
2 6 (28.57%) Use Case
3 4 (19.05%) Migration
3 4 (19.05%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (19.05%) UML
4 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (9.52%) API Design
5 2 (9.52%) ArchiMate
5 2 (9.52%) BPEL
5 2 (9.52%) CAD
5 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (9.52%) Data Migration
5 2 (9.52%) High Availability
5 2 (9.52%) PLM
5 2 (9.52%) Presales
5 2 (9.52%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) Project Management
6 1 (4.76%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) SC Cleared
1 10 (47.62%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) Degree
3 1 (4.76%) CCEA
3 1 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Data Guard
2 1 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Oracle
2 3 (14.29%) HP
3 2 (9.52%) F5
3 2 (9.52%) IBM
3 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
3 2 (9.52%) VMware
4 1 (4.76%) Citrix
4 1 (4.76%) hybris
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.76%) SAP
4 1 (4.76%) webMethods
4 1 (4.76%) WSO2