The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Northamptonshire region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 6 10 15
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 69 41 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 16.55% 10.10% 7.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.00% 10.43% 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 30 20
Median daily rate £550 £550 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £450 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £577 £603
UK excluding London median daily rate £508 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+1.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.84 £37.82 £52.25
% change year-on-year
+13.27% -27.61%
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
406 393 342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 97.36% 96.80% 96.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 273 216
Median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 17 18
Median hourly rate £11.17 £18.52 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.68% +27.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.60 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £100.00 £21.78 £16.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

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 28 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
Northampton +5 49 £550 - 2
Architect
East Midlands

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 Northamptonshire region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 33 (39.29%) Java
2 26 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (29.76%) Finance
4 24 (28.57%) Banking
5 19 (22.62%) JavaScript
6 17 (20.24%) TOGAF
7 16 (19.05%) Enterprise Architecture
7 16 (19.05%) Microservices
8 15 (17.86%) Zachman Framework
9 13 (15.48%) E-Commerce
10 12 (14.29%) OO
10 12 (14.29%) OOD
10 12 (14.29%) Refactoring
10 12 (14.29%) DevOps
11 11 (13.10%) Event-Driven Architecture
11 11 (13.10%) Microsoft
11 11 (13.10%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (10.71%) Pega
12 9 (10.71%) MS Excel
12 9 (10.71%) Cybersecurity
13 8 (9.52%) Cyber Attack
13 8 (9.52%) SQL
13 8 (9.52%) SQL Server
13 8 (9.52%) Business Continuity
14 7 (8.33%) Workflow
14 7 (8.33%) Mainframe
14 7 (8.33%) Oracle
14 7 (8.33%) SAP
14 7 (8.33%) SOA
14 7 (8.33%) Business Intelligence

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 6 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.95%) JBoss
2 5 (5.95%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (4.76%) Apache Solr
3 4 (4.76%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.19%) CMS
4 1 (1.19%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.19%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 9 (10.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.14%) Boomi
2 5 (5.95%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.19%) Internet
1 1 (1.19%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (7.14%) Power BI
3 5 (5.95%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (4.76%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.76%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.76%) Redis
4 4 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.19%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.19%) SAP BI
5 1 (1.19%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.19%) SAP HANA
5 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.19%) Subversion
2 1 (1.19%) Toad
General
1 25 (29.76%) Finance
2 24 (28.57%) Banking
3 1 (1.19%) Back Office
3 1 (1.19%) Front Office
3 1 (1.19%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.19%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.76%) .NET
1 4 (4.76%) AngularJS
1 4 (4.76%) CSS
1 4 (4.76%) J2EE
1 4 (4.76%) Java EE
1 4 (4.76%) JBoss Seam
1 4 (4.76%) jQuery
1 4 (4.76%) JSF
1 4 (4.76%) Spring
1 4 (4.76%) Struts
1 4 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (3.57%) SOAP
2 3 (3.57%) XML
3 2 (2.38%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (2.38%) Kafka
4 1 (1.19%) Middleware
4 1 (1.19%) REST
4 1 (1.19%) WSDL
4 1 (1.19%) XSD
4 1 (1.19%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.52%) Cyber Attack
2 7 (8.33%) Mainframe
3 5 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.95%) Data Integration
4 2 (2.38%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.38%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.19%) Handset
5 1 (1.19%) NHS
5 1 (1.19%) Online Banking
5 1 (1.19%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.95%) Android
2 1 (1.19%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.19%) Linux
2 1 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.19%) Unix
2 1 (1.19%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (20.24%) TOGAF
3 16 (19.05%) Enterprise Architecture
3 16 (19.05%) Microservices
4 15 (17.86%) Zachman Framework
5 13 (15.48%) E-Commerce
6 12 (14.29%) DevOps
6 12 (14.29%) OO
6 12 (14.29%) OOD
6 12 (14.29%) Refactoring
7 11 (13.10%) Event-Driven Architecture
7 11 (13.10%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (10.71%) Cybersecurity
9 8 (9.52%) Business Continuity
10 7 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (8.33%) SOA
10 7 (8.33%) Workflow
11 6 (7.14%) ETL
11 6 (7.14%) Mentoring
12 5 (5.95%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 33 (39.29%) Java
2 19 (22.62%) JavaScript
3 8 (9.52%) SQL
4 1 (1.19%) AWK
4 1 (1.19%) Objective-C
4 1 (1.19%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (5.95%) Degree
2 1 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.95%) Data Quality
2 4 (4.76%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 11 (13.10%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.71%) Pega
3 7 (8.33%) Endeca
3 7 (8.33%) Oracle
3 7 (8.33%) SAP
4 6 (7.14%) Dell
5 5 (5.95%) hybris
5 5 (5.95%) VMware
6 1 (1.19%) Cisco
6 1 (1.19%) EMC
6 1 (1.19%) Red Hat
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