The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire 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 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 23 26 22
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 26 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 6.22% 3.27% 3.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.79% 3.52% 3.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 6
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£475 £550 £386
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +42.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £500 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £590 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £470 £450
% change year-on-year
+6.38% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £44.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-13.06% -2.22%
Architect
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire 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
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
383 256 215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 91.63% 93.09% 93.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 123 119
Average daily rate £400 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £210 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 22 26
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -7.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.67 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £18.40 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Architect
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. 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
Northampton +4 23 £483 -8.09%
Architect
East Midlands

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 18 (33.33%) Finance
2 17 (31.48%) Java
3 13 (24.07%) Banking
4 11 (20.37%) Salesforce.com
5 10 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (16.67%) Force.com
7 8 (14.81%) XML
8 7 (12.96%) C++
8 7 (12.96%) HTTP
8 7 (12.96%) HTTPS
8 7 (12.96%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (11.11%) J2EE
9 6 (11.11%) SOA
9 6 (11.11%) WAN
9 6 (11.11%) IBM
9 6 (11.11%) Scrum
10 5 (9.26%) CRM
10 5 (9.26%) Data Modelling
10 5 (9.26%) Trillium
10 5 (9.26%) Cisco
10 5 (9.26%) Teradata
10 5 (9.26%) Business Analysis
10 5 (9.26%) Visualforce
10 5 (9.26%) Apex Code
10 5 (9.26%) Data Governance
10 5 (9.26%) Big Data
10 5 (9.26%) Analytics
11 4 (7.41%) SQL
11 4 (7.41%) Oracle
11 4 (7.41%) Windows

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 4 (7.41%) WebSphere
2 3 (5.56%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.85%) JBoss
3 1 (1.85%) Apache
3 1 (1.85%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (7.41%) VisionPLUS
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (1.85%) SunGard GMI
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.67%) Force.com
2 1 (1.85%) SaaS
2 1 (1.85%) PaaS
2 1 (1.85%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.96%) HTTP
1 7 (12.96%) HTTPS
2 6 (11.11%) WAN
3 3 (5.56%) LAN
3 3 (5.56%) SAN
3 3 (5.56%) Firewall
3 3 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (3.70%) Network Security
5 1 (1.85%) NetScaler
5 1 (1.85%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.26%) Big Data
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.85%) MySQL
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (7.41%) RequisitePro
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle Forms
General
1 18 (33.33%) Finance
2 13 (24.07%) Banking
3 4 (7.41%) Retail
4 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.70%) Advertising
4 2 (3.70%) Legal
4 2 (3.70%) Marketing
5 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.85%) Back Office
5 1 (1.85%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.81%) XML
2 6 (11.11%) J2EE
3 5 (9.26%) Visualforce
4 4 (7.41%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 3 (5.56%) Middleware
5 3 (5.56%) Struts
6 2 (3.70%) Web Services
6 2 (3.70%) LAMP
6 2 (3.70%) HTML
6 2 (3.70%) CSS
6 2 (3.70%) HTML5
6 2 (3.70%) CSS3
7 1 (1.85%) Mason
7 1 (1.85%) EJB 3.0
7 1 (1.85%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.96%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.56%) Data Integration
4 2 (3.70%) User Experience
5 1 (1.85%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.41%) Windows
2 3 (5.56%) Linux
3 2 (3.70%) Android
3 2 (3.70%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (11.11%) SOA
2 6 (11.11%) Scrum
3 5 (9.26%) Data Modelling
3 5 (9.26%) CRM
3 5 (9.26%) Business Analysis
3 5 (9.26%) Data Governance
3 5 (9.26%) Analytics
4 4 (7.41%) Web Application Development
4 4 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (7.41%) Mentoring
4 4 (7.41%) Use Case
4 4 (7.41%) E-Commerce
4 4 (7.41%) UML
5 3 (5.56%) ERP
5 3 (5.56%) Risk Management
5 3 (5.56%) TOGAF
5 3 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (3.70%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (31.48%) Java
2 7 (12.96%) C++
3 5 (9.26%) Apex Code
4 4 (7.41%) SQL
5 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (1.85%) CCIE
2 1 (1.85%) CCDP
2 1 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (3.70%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.85%) XenApp
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) SCCM
1 2 (3.70%) FortiGate
1 2 (3.70%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (20.37%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (11.11%) IBM
3 5 (9.26%) Teradata
3 5 (9.26%) Trillium
3 5 (9.26%) Cisco
4 4 (7.41%) Oracle
4 4 (7.41%) TSYS
5 2 (3.70%) CheckPoint
5 2 (3.70%) Google
5 2 (3.70%) VMware
6 1 (1.85%) hybris
6 1 (1.85%) SAP
6 1 (1.85%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.85%) SunGard
6 1 (1.85%) Citrix
6 1 (1.85%) Informatica
6 1 (1.85%) JDA
6 1 (1.85%) NetApp
6 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.85%) Eloqua
Northamptonshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £550 - £575 per day
Posted: 24 days ago