The first table below looks at the demand for the Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Nottingham region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 25 29 18
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 13 9 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 3.99% 2.95% 6.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.23% 3.11% 7.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 13
Average daily rate £475 £415 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.45% -17.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £365 £480
10% offered a daily rate of more than £658 £490 £561
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.25 £55.00 £40.07
% change year-on-year
-19.54% +37.25%
Job Titles Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
307 289 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 94.17% 94.75% 94.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 135 98
Average daily rate £350 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £242 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 35 17
Average hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £9.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £30.00 £28.29
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Architect
Nottinghamshire

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 6 (28.57%) Cisco
1 6 (28.57%) HP
2 4 (19.05%) IBM
2 4 (19.05%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) Middleware
2 4 (19.05%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (14.29%) Java
3 3 (14.29%) Scrum
3 3 (14.29%) AIX
3 3 (14.29%) Linux
3 3 (14.29%) LAN
3 3 (14.29%) WAN
3 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 3 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (9.52%) BPMN
4 2 (9.52%) Network Architecture
4 2 (9.52%) Software Architecture
4 2 (9.52%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
4 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
4 2 (9.52%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (9.52%) SAP BW
4 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
4 2 (9.52%) Data Modelling
4 2 (9.52%) SOA

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.76%) Lync
2 1 (4.76%) Liferay
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (9.52%) SAP CO
1 2 (9.52%) SAP FI
2 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.76%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (4.76%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) LAN
1 3 (14.29%) WAN
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
2 2 (9.52%) OSPF
3 1 (4.76%) BGP-4
3 1 (4.76%) EIGRP
3 1 (4.76%) 802.11
3 1 (4.76%) MPLS
3 1 (4.76%) Firewall
3 1 (4.76%) Wireless
3 1 (4.76%) DHCP
3 1 (4.76%) DNS
3 1 (4.76%) SAN
3 1 (4.76%) OpenFlow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SAP BW
2 1 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) LoadRunner
General
1 4 (19.05%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) Middleware
2 2 (9.52%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 2 (9.52%) .NET
3 1 (4.76%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.76%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.76%) CESG
2 1 (4.76%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) AIX
2 3 (14.29%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (14.29%) Scrum
2 2 (9.52%) BPMN
2 2 (9.52%) Network Architecture
2 2 (9.52%) Software Architecture
2 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (9.52%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (9.52%) Data Modelling
2 2 (9.52%) SOA
2 2 (9.52%) UML
2 2 (9.52%) ERP
2 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (4.76%) Migration
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL
3 1 (4.76%) OOP
3 1 (4.76%) CRM
3 1 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) X++
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) CCIE
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) COBIT
1 1 (4.76%) QA
1 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (4.76%) FortiGate
1 1 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Cisco
1 6 (28.57%) HP
2 4 (19.05%) IBM
3 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle
4 2 (9.52%) SAP
4 2 (9.52%) VMware
5 1 (4.76%) Symantec
5 1 (4.76%) webMethods
5 1 (4.76%) Fortinet
5 1 (4.76%) F5
5 1 (4.76%) RightFax
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