The first table below looks at the demand for the Applications Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Applications Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 18 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 Oxfordshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Architect
Rank - - 52
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Architect 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - - 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Average daily rate - - £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £531 £468
% change year-on-year
-5.79% +13.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £55.00 -
Job Titles Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
520 423 591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.83% 93.79% 93.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 221 291
Average daily rate £325 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 48 80
Average hourly rate £15.50 £13.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.72% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £10.33 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £20.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Applications Architect
South East

Applications Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Applications Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Applications Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Applications Architect Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Applications Architect
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region that cited Applications 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 Applications Architect in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Replication
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) OCA
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) MIIS
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Migration

Applications Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region that cited Applications 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 Applications Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Replication
1 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) OCA
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) MIIS
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft