The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Preston region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 13 9 23
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +14
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 7 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 5.56% 11.82% 5.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.74% 13.40% 6.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 4
Median daily rate £458 £500 £452
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.50% +10.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £463 £403
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £532 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £485
% change year-on-year
- +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.91 £42.00 £41.03
% change year-on-year
+14.07% +2.37%
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
122 97 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 96.83% 88.18% 97.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 46 48
Median daily rate £370 £385 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.89% -0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £250 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 16 20
Median hourly rate £37.50 £14.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+167.85% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.00 £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £37.00 £22.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.28 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Preston

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Preston

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Preston

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the Preston region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Preston

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Preston

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

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Preston

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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 Architect in the job title.

1 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (20.00%) Splunk
3 2 (20.00%) Firewall
3 2 (20.00%) Aerospace
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (20.00%) Web Services
3 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) CRM
3 2 (20.00%) LAN
3 2 (20.00%) WAN
3 2 (20.00%) DNS
3 2 (20.00%) SSL
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (20.00%) Deep Packet Inspection
3 2 (20.00%) Palo Alto
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (10.00%) Private Cloud
4 1 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) .NET
4 1 (10.00%) J2EE
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server

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:

Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) DNS
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
1 2 (20.00%) LAN
1 2 (20.00%) SSL
1 2 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) PKI
1 1 (10.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) CRM
1 2 (20.00%) Deep Packet Inspection
1 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (20.00%) Palo Alto
2 2 (20.00%) Splunk
2 2 (20.00%) VMware