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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 17 25 31
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +6
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 26 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 7.03% 4.21% 1.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.60% 4.43% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 4
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£500 £523 £556
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.30% -6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £486 £436
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £536 £623
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £55.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +22.22%
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
342 271 307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 92.43% 95.09% 96.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 132 161
Average daily rate £400 £301 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.11% -19.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £213 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £523 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 13 26
Average hourly rate £13.75 £15.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.29% +6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £17.24 £31.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram 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 21 October 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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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 +9 15 £525 +0.47% 2
Architect
East Midlands

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 (38.30%) Salesforce.com
2 15 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (29.79%) Finance
4 13 (27.66%) Java
5 11 (23.40%) Scrum
6 9 (19.15%) Banking
6 9 (19.15%) Risk Analysis
6 9 (19.15%) Force.com
7 8 (17.02%) XML
7 8 (17.02%) Technical Architecture
8 7 (14.89%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (14.89%) C++
8 7 (14.89%) HTTP
8 7 (14.89%) HTTPS
9 6 (12.77%) OLE
9 6 (12.77%) SOA
10 5 (10.64%) .NET
10 5 (10.64%) CRM
10 5 (10.64%) Cisco
10 5 (10.64%) Visualforce
10 5 (10.64%) Apex Code
10 5 (10.64%) TDD
10 5 (10.64%) WAN
11 4 (8.51%) Retail
11 4 (8.51%) Business Analysis
11 4 (8.51%) Web Application Development
11 4 (8.51%) E-Commerce
11 4 (8.51%) J2EE
11 4 (8.51%) Oracle
11 4 (8.51%) SQL

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 3 (6.38%) Tomcat
1 3 (6.38%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.13%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (2.13%) JBoss
2 1 (2.13%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) VisionPLUS
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (2.13%) SunGard GMI
Cloud Services
1 9 (19.15%) Force.com
2 1 (2.13%) SaaS
2 1 (2.13%) PaaS
2 1 (2.13%) Google Apps
2 1 (2.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.89%) HTTP
1 7 (14.89%) HTTPS
2 5 (10.64%) WAN
3 3 (6.38%) Firewall
3 3 (6.38%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (4.26%) Network Security
4 2 (4.26%) LAN
4 2 (4.26%) SAN
5 1 (2.13%) NetScaler
5 1 (2.13%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.13%) MySQL
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) RequisitePro
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Forms
General
1 14 (29.79%) Finance
2 9 (19.15%) Banking
3 4 (8.51%) Retail
4 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.13%) Billing
5 1 (2.13%) International Banking
5 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.13%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.02%) XML
2 6 (12.77%) OLE
3 5 (10.64%) .NET
3 5 (10.64%) Visualforce
4 4 (8.51%) J2EE
5 3 (6.38%) Struts
5 3 (6.38%) Middleware
5 3 (6.38%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 2 (4.26%) LAMP
6 2 (4.26%) Web Services
7 1 (2.13%) EJB
7 1 (2.13%) Mason
7 1 (2.13%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.38%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.13%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.38%) Windows
1 3 (6.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (23.40%) Scrum
3 9 (19.15%) Risk Analysis
4 8 (17.02%) Technical Architecture
5 6 (12.77%) SOA
6 5 (10.64%) CRM
6 5 (10.64%) TDD
7 4 (8.51%) E-Commerce
7 4 (8.51%) Web Application Development
7 4 (8.51%) Mentoring
7 4 (8.51%) Business Analysis
8 3 (6.38%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (6.38%) ERP
8 3 (6.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (4.26%) UML
9 2 (4.26%) Risk Management
9 2 (4.26%) Workflow
9 2 (4.26%) TOGAF
9 2 (4.26%) Project Management
9 2 (4.26%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 13 (27.66%) Java
2 7 (14.89%) C++
3 5 (10.64%) Apex Code
4 4 (8.51%) SQL
5 2 (4.26%) R
6 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.26%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) CCIE
2 1 (2.13%) CCDP
2 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.13%) XenApp
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) SCCM
1 2 (4.26%) FortiGate
1 2 (4.26%) Ansible
Vendors
1 18 (38.30%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (10.64%) Cisco
3 4 (8.51%) Oracle
4 3 (6.38%) TSYS
4 3 (6.38%) IBM
5 2 (4.26%) VMware
5 2 (4.26%) Google
5 2 (4.26%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.13%) hybris
6 1 (2.13%) Eloqua
6 1 (2.13%) SAP
6 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.13%) SunGard
6 1 (2.13%) Citrix
6 1 (2.13%) Informatica
6 1 (2.13%) JDA
6 1 (2.13%) NetApp
6 1 (2.13%) Red Hat
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