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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 13 25 21
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 36 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 8.67% 3.06% 3.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.40% 3.35% 3.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 5
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£475 £531 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.58% +41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £500 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £588 £525
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 £38.25 £44.25 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-13.55% -1.66%
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
383 269 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 92.29% 91.50% 92.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 129 118
Average daily rate £425 £400 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £225
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 25 24 15
Average hourly rate £12.00 £14.50 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% -10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.92 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £18.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%

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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 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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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 +10 29 £488 -4.87% 3
Architect
East Midlands

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 28 (45.16%) Java
2 22 (35.48%) Finance
3 21 (33.87%) Banking
4 11 (17.74%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (17.74%) Salesforce.com
5 10 (16.13%) Scrum
6 9 (14.52%) Force.com
7 8 (12.90%) J2EE
7 8 (12.90%) XML
8 7 (11.29%) C++
8 7 (11.29%) HTTP
8 7 (11.29%) HTTPS
8 7 (11.29%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (9.68%) Business Analysis
9 6 (9.68%) Big Data
9 6 (9.68%) SOA
10 5 (8.06%) Trillium
10 5 (8.06%) CRM
10 5 (8.06%) IBM
10 5 (8.06%) Data Modelling
10 5 (8.06%) Data Governance
10 5 (8.06%) Visualforce
10 5 (8.06%) Apex Code
10 5 (8.06%) Teradata
10 5 (8.06%) Analytics
10 5 (8.06%) Mentoring
11 4 (6.45%) Use Case
11 4 (6.45%) Web Application Development
11 4 (6.45%) SQL
12 3 (4.84%) Struts

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 (4.84%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.23%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.61%) JBoss
3 1 (1.61%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.84%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.52%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.29%) HTTP
1 7 (11.29%) HTTPS
2 2 (3.23%) SAN
2 2 (3.23%) LAN
2 2 (3.23%) WAN
3 1 (1.61%) Internet
3 1 (1.61%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.68%) Big Data
2 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (3.23%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.61%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.61%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.61%) Apache Hive
3 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (4.84%) RequisitePro
2 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.61%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.61%) JUnit
General
1 22 (35.48%) Finance
2 21 (33.87%) Banking
3 2 (3.23%) Legal
3 2 (3.23%) Advertising
3 2 (3.23%) Marketing
4 1 (1.61%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.61%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.90%) J2EE
1 8 (12.90%) XML
2 5 (8.06%) Visualforce
3 3 (4.84%) Struts
3 3 (4.84%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 3 (4.84%) Middleware
4 2 (3.23%) HTML
4 2 (3.23%) CSS
4 2 (3.23%) HTML5
4 2 (3.23%) REST
4 2 (3.23%) CSS3
5 1 (1.61%) Mason
5 1 (1.61%) EJB 3.0
5 1 (1.61%) Web Services
5 1 (1.61%) EJB
5 1 (1.61%) LAMP
5 1 (1.61%) Spring
5 1 (1.61%) Java EE
5 1 (1.61%) JSON
5 1 (1.61%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.29%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (4.84%) Data Integration
3 2 (3.23%) User Experience
3 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.61%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.84%) Windows
2 2 (3.23%) Linux
2 2 (3.23%) Android
2 2 (3.23%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.61%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (17.74%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (16.13%) Scrum
3 6 (9.68%) Business Analysis
3 6 (9.68%) SOA
4 5 (8.06%) CRM
4 5 (8.06%) Data Modelling
4 5 (8.06%) Data Governance
4 5 (8.06%) Analytics
4 5 (8.06%) Mentoring
5 4 (6.45%) Web Application Development
5 4 (6.45%) Use Case
6 3 (4.84%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (4.84%) TOGAF
6 3 (4.84%) UML
6 3 (4.84%) Risk Management
6 3 (4.84%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (4.84%) ERP
7 2 (3.23%) Migration
7 2 (3.23%) Service Management
7 2 (3.23%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (45.16%) Java
2 7 (11.29%) C++
3 5 (8.06%) Apex Code
4 4 (6.45%) SQL
5 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (4.84%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.61%) XenApp
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) SCCM
1 2 (3.23%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (17.74%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (8.06%) Trillium
2 5 (8.06%) IBM
2 5 (8.06%) Teradata
3 3 (4.84%) TSYS
4 1 (1.61%) Eloqua
4 1 (1.61%) Google
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle
4 1 (1.61%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.61%) Citrix
4 1 (1.61%) Informatica
4 1 (1.61%) NetApp
4 1 (1.61%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.61%) Cisco
4 1 (1.61%) VMware
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