The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Preston region that had Applications Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Architect
Rank 14 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Architect 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 1.35% - 2.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.52% - 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £480 £488
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Applications Architect
Lancashire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Preston 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
Preston
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
66 93 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 89.19% 90.29% 95.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 56 27
Median daily rate £325 £438 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% +29.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £95 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £600 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 15 19
Median hourly rate £36.50 £30.52 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.59% +38.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.19 £22.35 £15.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £64.50 £50.99 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Applications Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Preston region that featured Applications Architect in the job title.

Applications Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Applications Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Preston

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

Applications Architect Daily Rate Trend in Preston

Applications Architect Skill Set
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, Applications Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Preston region featuring Applications Architect in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ

Applications Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) IBM
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft