The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Norwich 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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 6 28 14
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -14
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 15 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 11.45% 1.38% 3.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.51% 1.43% 3.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 2
Average daily rate
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£450 £415 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% -12.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £415 £455
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £415 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £470 £450
% change year-on-year
+6.38% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £44.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-13.06% -2.22%
Architect
Norfolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Norwich 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
Norwich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
111 140 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 84.73% 96.55% 91.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 77 28
Average daily rate £345 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.45% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £180 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £373 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 34 24
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -25.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.63 £9.63 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.93 £23.20 £22.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Architect in the job title across the Norwich region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Architect across the Norwich region.

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Norwich

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the Norwich region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Norwich

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Norwich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Architect across the Norwich region.

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Norwich

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norwich 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 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (27.78%) Web Services
3 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (16.67%) User Experience
4 6 (16.67%) Time Management
4 6 (16.67%) Security Architecture
4 6 (16.67%) Project Management
4 6 (16.67%) Finance
4 6 (16.67%) SOA
5 5 (13.89%) XML
5 5 (13.89%) HTML
5 5 (13.89%) Java
5 5 (13.89%) J2EE
5 5 (13.89%) Adobe
6 4 (11.11%) Photoshop
6 4 (11.11%) SOAP
6 4 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (11.11%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 4 (11.11%) Axure RP
7 3 (8.33%) Degree
7 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (8.33%) Psychology
7 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
7 3 (8.33%) C
7 3 (8.33%) C#
7 3 (8.33%) .NET
7 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
8 2 (5.56%) MVC
8 2 (5.56%) Scrum
8 2 (5.56%) Legal

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norwich 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 1 (2.78%) Facebook Platform
1 1 (2.78%) Adobe CQ
1 1 (2.78%) WildFly
1 1 (2.78%) GlassFish
1 1 (2.78%) Liferay
1 1 (2.78%) JBoss
1 1 (2.78%) Apache
1 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.78%) MQSeries
1 1 (2.78%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (2.78%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (2.78%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (2.78%) LAN
1 1 (2.78%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
1 1 (2.78%) MySQL
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.78%) DB2
1 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 4 (11.11%) Axure RP
2 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.56%) Ant
2 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.56%) Selenium
2 2 (5.56%) Subversion
2 2 (5.56%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.78%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (2.78%) Arquillian
3 1 (2.78%) Maven
3 1 (2.78%) CruiseControl
3 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.78%) JUnit
General
1 6 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Legal
3 1 (2.78%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Billing
3 1 (2.78%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.78%) Web Services
2 5 (13.89%) XML
2 5 (13.89%) HTML
2 5 (13.89%) J2EE
3 4 (11.11%) SOAP
4 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
4 3 (8.33%) .NET
5 2 (5.56%) Middleware
5 2 (5.56%) .NET Framework
5 2 (5.56%) jQuery
5 2 (5.56%) Ajax
5 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 1 (2.78%) Apache Sling
6 1 (2.78%) Apache Felix
6 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (2.78%) Spring
6 1 (2.78%) JSF
6 1 (2.78%) JTA
6 1 (2.78%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (16.67%) User Experience
3 3 (8.33%) Psychology
4 1 (2.78%) Web 2.0
4 1 (2.78%) Social Media
4 1 (2.78%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (16.67%) Time Management
2 6 (16.67%) Security Architecture
2 6 (16.67%) Project Management
2 6 (16.67%) SOA
3 4 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (5.56%) MVC
4 2 (5.56%) Scrum
4 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (5.56%) E-Commerce
4 2 (5.56%) UML
4 2 (5.56%) Web Testing
4 2 (5.56%) QMS
4 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (5.56%) Budget Control
4 2 (5.56%) Test Automation
4 2 (5.56%) Content Management
5 1 (2.78%) Campaign Management
5 1 (2.78%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.78%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.89%) Java
2 3 (8.33%) C
2 3 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) MCP
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.78%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Adobe
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.56%) Google
4 1 (2.78%) Facebook
4 1 (2.78%) Twitter
4 1 (2.78%) F5
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco
4 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint