The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire 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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 23 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 3 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 2.54% 3.42% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.91% 4.10% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £399 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.56% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £499 £450
% change year-on-year
-2.25% +10.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £59.50 £54.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.18% +54.28%
Architect
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Renfrewshire 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
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103 122 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 87.29% 83.56% 82.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 104 12
Average daily rate £330 £340 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -4.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £433 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £18.50 £165.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-88.78% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

Architect
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Erskine +7 2 £425 +6.56%
Paisley - 1 - -
Architect
Scotland

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 5 (50.00%) Degree
1 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (40.00%) Coaching
2 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) Network Security
2 4 (40.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) Law
2 4 (40.00%) TOGAF
2 4 (40.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) Quality Management
3 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (30.00%) HP
3 3 (30.00%) Nokia
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco
3 3 (30.00%) QMS
3 3 (30.00%) Crossbeam
3 3 (30.00%) Change Control
4 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow
4 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (10.00%) StarTeam
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Time Management
4 1 (10.00%) Ajax
4 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Firewall
1 4 (40.00%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) TestDirector
1 1 (10.00%) StarTeam
General
1 4 (40.00%) Law
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) Ajax
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) TOGAF
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
1 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
1 4 (40.00%) Coaching
2 3 (30.00%) Quality Management
2 3 (30.00%) QMS
2 3 (30.00%) Change Control
3 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco
1 3 (30.00%) HP
1 3 (30.00%) Nokia
1 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (30.00%) Crossbeam
2 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (10.00%) Borland
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft