The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford 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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 29 26 17
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 18 4 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 5.36% 1.88% 6.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.52% 2.01% 6.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 12
Average daily rate
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£500 £525 £483
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +8.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £385 £453
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £605 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £490 £488 £450
% change year-on-year
+0.51% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £59.50 £71.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-16.19% +100.00%
Architect
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford 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
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
326 199 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 97.02% 93.43% 97.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 95 121
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £496
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 23 15
Average hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £8.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £25.00 £17.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 15 (34.09%) Microsoft
2 13 (29.55%) Finance
3 11 (25.00%) SQL
4 10 (22.73%) CRM
5 9 (20.45%) Active Directory
5 9 (20.45%) TOGAF
6 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (18.18%) BizTalk Server
6 8 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (15.91%) SharePoint
7 7 (15.91%) Data Modelling
7 7 (15.91%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (15.91%) Security Cleared
8 6 (13.64%) Hyper-V
8 6 (13.64%) Degree
9 5 (11.36%) Dynamics CRM
9 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (11.36%) Portfolio Management
9 5 (11.36%) Analytics
9 5 (11.36%) LAN
9 5 (11.36%) WAN
9 5 (11.36%) Publishing
10 4 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (9.09%) ETL
10 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
10 4 (9.09%) Java
10 4 (9.09%) Windows
10 4 (9.09%) Waterfall
10 4 (9.09%) Data Architecture
10 4 (9.09%) Content Management

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 8 (18.18%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (15.91%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.82%) MS Exchange
4 2 (4.55%) NetWeaver
5 1 (2.27%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.27%) CMS
5 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (2.27%) Node.js
5 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.27%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.82%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.55%) Boomi
4 1 (2.27%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) LAN
1 5 (11.36%) WAN
2 1 (2.27%) SAN
2 1 (2.27%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) Hadoop
1 3 (6.82%) Big Data
2 2 (4.55%) HBase
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.27%) Selenium
General
1 13 (29.55%) Finance
2 5 (11.36%) Publishing
3 2 (4.55%) Games
3 2 (4.55%) Marketing
4 1 (2.27%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) REST
2 2 (4.55%) Visualforce
3 1 (2.27%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.27%) .NET
3 1 (2.27%) J2EE
3 1 (2.27%) SOAP
3 1 (2.27%) Web Services
3 1 (2.27%) SAP Basis
3 1 (2.27%) WCF
3 1 (2.27%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (9.09%) Algorithms
2 3 (6.82%) Public Cloud
3 2 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.55%) E-Learning
3 2 (4.55%) User Experience
4 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.27%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.73%) CRM
2 9 (20.45%) TOGAF
3 8 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (15.91%) Data Modelling
4 7 (15.91%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (11.36%) Analytics
5 5 (11.36%) Portfolio Management
6 4 (9.09%) Migration
6 4 (9.09%) Content Management
6 4 (9.09%) Data Analysis
6 4 (9.09%) Data Architecture
6 4 (9.09%) Waterfall
6 4 (9.09%) ETL
7 3 (6.82%) Data Management
7 3 (6.82%) Zachman Framework
7 3 (6.82%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.55%) Scrum
8 2 (4.55%) TDD
8 2 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.00%) SQL
2 4 (9.09%) Java
3 3 (6.82%) Python
4 2 (4.55%) Ruby
4 2 (4.55%) Apex Code
4 2 (4.55%) C#
5 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.64%) Degree
3 3 (6.82%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.82%) CCNA
3 3 (6.82%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (20.45%) Active Directory
2 6 (13.64%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.55%) Docker
4 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) Puppet
1 2 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (4.55%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 2 (4.55%) Ansible
1 2 (4.55%) Mesos
2 1 (2.27%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 15 (34.09%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (6.82%) Cisco
3 3 (6.82%) Oracle
3 3 (6.82%) Dell
4 2 (4.55%) EMC
4 2 (4.55%) SAP
4 2 (4.55%) Siebel
4 2 (4.55%) HP
5 1 (2.27%) Citrix
5 1 (2.27%) Informatica
5 1 (2.27%) VMware
5 1 (2.27%) Ceridian
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