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 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 13 24 29
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +5
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 5 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 5.32% 0.76% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.43% 0.79% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £485
% change year-on-year
- +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.91 £42.00 £41.03
% change year-on-year
+14.07% +2.37%
Architect
Cambridgeshire

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
92 127 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 97.87% 96.95% 97.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 68 56
Average daily rate £325 £315 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% -11.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £88 £104 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 28 20
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.40 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% +3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.61 £21.00 £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 6 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (30.00%) OLTP
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (20.00%) SDLC
4 2 (20.00%) BYOD
4 2 (20.00%) Web Application Development
4 2 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (20.00%) Java EE
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) Web Services
4 2 (20.00%) XML
4 2 (20.00%) UML
4 2 (20.00%) SOA
5 1 (10.00%) LAN
5 1 (10.00%) VoIP
5 1 (10.00%) WAN
5 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (10.00%) .NET
5 1 (10.00%) IIS
5 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (10.00%) CSS
5 1 (10.00%) JavaScript

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Extranet
1 1 (10.00%) Intranet
1 1 (10.00%) LAN
1 1 (10.00%) NAS
1 1 (10.00%) PABX
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
1 1 (10.00%) VoIP
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
1 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (30.00%) OLTP
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Java EE
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
1 2 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) jQuery
2 1 (10.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (20.00%) BYOD
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) SDLC
3 2 (20.00%) SOA
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) UML
3 2 (20.00%) Web Application Development
4 1 (10.00%) API Design
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) Document Management
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Java
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Nintex