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 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 8 13 27
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +14
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 48 28 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 11.54% 7.63% 4.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.28% 7.89% 4.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 20 7
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£550 £466 £523
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.96% -10.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £495 £450
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £59.50 £46.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+29.34% +31.42%
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
391 355 273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 93.99% 96.73% 92.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 229 140
Average daily rate £425 £400 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +12.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 12 7
Average hourly rate £18.52 £14.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.72% -9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £9.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £16.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 September 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 September 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 +4 30 £538 +16.21% 2
Corby - 2 - -
Architect
East Midlands

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 29 (28.16%) Stakeholder Management
2 23 (22.33%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (20.39%) Java
4 19 (18.45%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (18.45%) B2B
4 19 (18.45%) B2C
4 19 (18.45%) TOGAF
5 17 (16.50%) ERP
5 17 (16.50%) SAP
6 16 (15.53%) Waterfall
7 15 (14.56%) E-Commerce
7 15 (14.56%) SOA
8 14 (13.59%) Zachman Framework
8 14 (13.59%) Finance
9 12 (11.65%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (10.68%) Migration
10 11 (10.68%) Banking
10 11 (10.68%) hybris
10 11 (10.68%) Data Architecture
11 10 (9.71%) Analytics
11 10 (9.71%) Cisco
11 10 (9.71%) JDA
12 9 (8.74%) ITIL
12 9 (8.74%) Enterprise Architecture
12 9 (8.74%) WebSphere
13 8 (7.77%) SC Cleared
13 8 (7.77%) DV Cleared
13 8 (7.77%) Security Cleared
13 8 (7.77%) RedPrairie
13 8 (7.77%) Mentoring

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 9 (8.74%) WebSphere
2 3 (2.91%) CMS
2 3 (2.91%) JBoss
3 2 (1.94%) IIS
3 2 (1.94%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.94%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.97%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.97%) Apache
4 1 (0.97%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (3.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) SAP WM
1 1 (0.97%) SAP Retail
1 1 (0.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.97%) SAP SRM
1 1 (0.97%) SAP EWM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.88%) BIG-IP
1 4 (3.88%) iSCSI
2 3 (2.91%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (2.91%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (2.91%) Network Security
3 2 (1.94%) LAN
3 2 (1.94%) HSRP
3 2 (1.94%) Multicast
3 2 (1.94%) Unified Communications
3 2 (1.94%) WLAN
3 2 (1.94%) WAN
3 2 (1.94%) Ethernet
3 2 (1.94%) SNMP
3 2 (1.94%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.94%) VPN
3 2 (1.94%) SSL
3 2 (1.94%) SAN
3 2 (1.94%) MPLS
3 2 (1.94%) OSPF
3 2 (1.94%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (18.45%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.94%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (1.94%) Big Data
2 2 (1.94%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.97%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.97%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.97%) DB2
3 1 (0.97%) OLAP
3 1 (0.97%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.97%) Apache Hive
3 1 (0.97%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.97%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Subversion
General
1 14 (13.59%) Finance
2 11 (10.68%) Banking
3 8 (7.77%) Retail
4 4 (3.88%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.91%) Marketing
5 3 (2.91%) Front Office
5 3 (2.91%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.94%) Automotive
7 1 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.97%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.83%) Middleware
2 4 (3.88%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (3.88%) .NET
2 4 (3.88%) XML
2 4 (3.88%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 3 (2.91%) Java EE
3 3 (2.91%) J2EE
4 2 (1.94%) SAML
4 2 (1.94%) Web Services
4 2 (1.94%) RESTful
4 2 (1.94%) REST
5 1 (0.97%) Hibernate
5 1 (0.97%) Spring
5 1 (0.97%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.83%) Data Integration
2 3 (2.91%) DataPower
2 3 (2.91%) Taxonomies
2 3 (2.91%) Ontologies
2 3 (2.91%) Data Centre
3 2 (1.94%) PKI
3 2 (1.94%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.97%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.97%) Visualisation
4 1 (0.97%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.97%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.97%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.97%) NHS
4 1 (0.97%) DTV
4 1 (0.97%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.80%) Linux
2 6 (5.83%) Windows
3 5 (4.85%) CentOS
4 4 (3.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (3.88%) Ubuntu
4 4 (3.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.91%) UNIX
6 2 (1.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (28.16%) Stakeholder Management
2 23 (22.33%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (18.45%) TOGAF
3 19 (18.45%) B2B
3 19 (18.45%) B2C
4 17 (16.50%) ERP
5 16 (15.53%) Waterfall
6 15 (14.56%) SOA
6 15 (14.56%) E-Commerce
7 14 (13.59%) Zachman Framework
8 12 (11.65%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (10.68%) Migration
9 11 (10.68%) Data Architecture
10 10 (9.71%) Analytics
11 9 (8.74%) Enterprise Architecture
11 9 (8.74%) ITIL
12 8 (7.77%) Data Modelling
12 8 (7.77%) Mentoring
13 7 (6.80%) ETL
14 6 (5.83%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (20.39%) Java
2 5 (4.85%) SQL
3 2 (1.94%) AWK
3 2 (1.94%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.97%) C
4 1 (0.97%) C++
4 1 (0.97%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.97%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 8 (7.77%) SC Cleared
1 8 (7.77%) DV Cleared
1 8 (7.77%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.94%) CCIE
2 2 (1.94%) CCNP
2 2 (1.94%) CCIP
2 2 (1.94%) CCNA
2 2 (1.94%) CCDP
2 2 (1.94%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 5 (4.85%) Hyper-V
2 4 (3.88%) NFS
2 4 (3.88%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.97%) Docker
3 1 (0.97%) HDFS
3 1 (0.97%) iptables
Systems Management
1 4 (3.88%) OVSD
2 2 (1.94%) WhatsUp Gold
2 2 (1.94%) HP UCMDB
2 2 (1.94%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.97%) Pacemaker
3 1 (0.97%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.97%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (16.50%) SAP
2 11 (10.68%) hybris
3 10 (9.71%) Cisco
3 10 (9.71%) JDA
4 8 (7.77%) RedPrairie
5 6 (5.83%) Oracle
5 6 (5.83%) Microsoft
5 6 (5.83%) HP
6 5 (4.85%) NetApp
6 5 (4.85%) IBM
6 5 (4.85%) ATG
7 4 (3.88%) F5
7 4 (3.88%) VMware
8 3 (2.91%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.94%) Juniper
9 2 (1.94%) Ab Initio
9 2 (1.94%) Endeca
10 1 (0.97%) Google
10 1 (0.97%) OpenText
10 1 (0.97%) Cloudera