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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 9 31 21
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -10
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 54 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 12.03% 2.06% 4.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.80% 2.23% 4.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 1 6
Average daily rate
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£506 £480 £554
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.31% -13.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £480 £419
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £480 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £480 £470
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £41.03 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+2.37% -25.40%
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
422 314 234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 93.99% 92.35% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 182 134
Average daily rate £420 £400 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 21 21
Average hourly rate £13.00 £11.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -4.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £9.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £16.16 £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.85% -

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 +19 36 £475 -1.04% 1
Kettering - 1 £550 -
Architect
East Midlands

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 31 (35.23%) Java
2 25 (28.41%) Banking
3 22 (25.00%) Finance
4 12 (13.64%) ETL
5 11 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 10 (11.36%) Big Data
6 10 (11.36%) SQL
7 9 (10.23%) Linux
7 9 (10.23%) Scrum
8 8 (9.09%) Migration
8 8 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (9.09%) Data Modelling
8 8 (9.09%) Oracle
8 8 (9.09%) Red Hat
8 8 (9.09%) Hyper-V
9 7 (7.95%) Data Governance
9 7 (7.95%) NetApp
9 7 (7.95%) J2EE
9 7 (7.95%) ITIL
9 7 (7.95%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (7.95%) E-Commerce
10 6 (6.82%) Retail
10 6 (6.82%) UNIX
10 6 (6.82%) SQL Server
10 6 (6.82%) Middleware
10 6 (6.82%) Cisco
10 6 (6.82%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (6.82%) Analytics
11 5 (5.68%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (5.68%) REST

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 4 (4.55%) Apache
1 4 (4.55%) Tomcat
1 4 (4.55%) Apache Solr
1 4 (4.55%) Apache Pig
2 3 (3.41%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.27%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.27%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.27%) Office Communications Server
3 2 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (2.27%) Lync
3 2 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.14%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (1.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) SAP EWM
1 1 (1.14%) SAP SRM
1 1 (1.14%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.27%) Office 365
2 1 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.68%) SAN
2 3 (3.41%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (3.41%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (3.41%) Network Security
2 3 (3.41%) WAN
2 3 (3.41%) LAN
3 2 (2.27%) BGP
3 2 (2.27%) EIGRP
3 2 (2.27%) VRRP
3 2 (2.27%) MPLS
3 2 (2.27%) OSPF
3 2 (2.27%) Firewall
3 2 (2.27%) Wireless
3 2 (2.27%) Gigabit Ethernet
3 2 (2.27%) SSL
3 2 (2.27%) Internet
3 2 (2.27%) Ethernet
3 2 (2.27%) WLAN
3 2 (2.27%) SNMP
3 2 (2.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.36%) Big Data
2 7 (7.95%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (6.82%) SQL Server
4 5 (5.68%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (4.55%) Apache Hive
5 4 (4.55%) MongoDB
5 4 (4.55%) Hadoop
6 3 (3.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (3.41%) OLAP
6 3 (3.41%) Data Mining
6 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (3.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.27%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (2.27%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.27%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.14%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Subversion
1 2 (2.27%) JUnit
1 2 (2.27%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.27%) Cucumber
General
1 25 (28.41%) Banking
2 22 (25.00%) Finance
3 6 (6.82%) Retail
4 4 (4.55%) Marketing
5 2 (2.27%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.14%) Automotive
6 1 (1.14%) Legal
6 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.14%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.95%) J2EE
2 6 (6.82%) Middleware
3 5 (5.68%) REST
4 4 (4.55%) SAML
5 3 (3.41%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 3 (3.41%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (3.41%) .NET
6 2 (2.27%) Java EE
6 2 (2.27%) Spring MVC
6 2 (2.27%) JSON
6 2 (2.27%) Spring
7 1 (1.14%) EJB 3.0
7 1 (1.14%) EJB
7 1 (1.14%) SOAP
7 1 (1.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.68%) Clustering
2 4 (4.55%) Open Source
2 4 (4.55%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.41%) DataPower
4 2 (2.27%) PKI
5 1 (1.14%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.23%) Linux
2 6 (6.82%) UNIX
3 5 (5.68%) CentOS
3 5 (5.68%) Windows
4 4 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.27%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.27%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (13.64%) ETL
2 11 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 9 (10.23%) Scrum
4 8 (9.09%) Migration
4 8 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (9.09%) Data Modelling
5 7 (7.95%) Data Governance
5 7 (7.95%) ITIL
5 7 (7.95%) E-Commerce
6 6 (6.82%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (6.82%) Analytics
7 5 (5.68%) UML
7 5 (5.68%) SOA
7 5 (5.68%) CRM
7 5 (5.68%) Service Management
8 4 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (4.55%) Business Analysis
8 4 (4.55%) ERP
8 4 (4.55%) B2B
8 4 (4.55%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 31 (35.23%) Java
2 10 (11.36%) SQL
3 4 (4.55%) AWK
3 4 (4.55%) PL/SQL
4 3 (3.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (5.68%) SC Cleared
1 5 (5.68%) DV Cleared
1 5 (5.68%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.27%) CCIE
2 2 (2.27%) CCNP
2 2 (2.27%) CCIP
2 2 (2.27%) CCNA
2 2 (2.27%) CCDP
System Software
1 8 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 4 (4.55%) Docker
2 4 (4.55%) iptables
3 3 (3.41%) HDFS
3 3 (3.41%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.14%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (5.68%) SCOM
2 4 (4.55%) HAProxy
3 3 (3.41%) Pacemaker
3 3 (3.41%) SCCM
4 2 (2.27%) WhatsUp Gold
4 2 (2.27%) HP UCMDB
4 2 (2.27%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (2.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (1.14%) OVSD
Vendors
1 8 (9.09%) Oracle
1 8 (9.09%) Red Hat
2 7 (7.95%) NetApp
3 6 (6.82%) Cisco
4 5 (5.68%) SAP
4 5 (5.68%) Trillium
4 5 (5.68%) Teradata
5 4 (4.55%) Ab Initio
5 4 (4.55%) Endeca
5 4 (4.55%) Google
5 4 (4.55%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.55%) hybris
6 3 (3.41%) Cloudera
6 3 (3.41%) IBM
6 3 (3.41%) Informatica
6 3 (3.41%) HP
6 3 (3.41%) VMware
7 2 (2.27%) Juniper
8 1 (1.14%) Akamai
8 1 (1.14%) F5
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