The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough 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 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 25 - 1
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 5 0 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 2.75% - 24.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.79% - 26.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 30
Average daily rate
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£500 - £448
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 - £382
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 - £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £63.93 £47.00
% change year-on-year
-29.60% +36.01%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Peterborough 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
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
179 162 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 98.35% 97.01% 91.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 58 76
Average daily rate £325 £295 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.16% -26.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £125 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 11 17
Average hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 3 (60.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) QA
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (60.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) MCSE
3 1 (20.00%) MCSA
3 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Code Coverage
3 1 (20.00%) MCTS
3 1 (20.00%) MCITP
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium
1 3 (60.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (20.00%) FitNesse
General
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Code Coverage
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) MCSA
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) MCTS
1 1 (20.00%) MCITP
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) VMware
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