The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield 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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 14 24 23
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 21 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 7.47% 1.61% 2.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.02% 1.69% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 3
Average daily rate
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£523 £550 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +36.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £550 £393
10% offered a daily rate of more than £684 £550 £481
UK excluding London average daily rate £490 £488 £450
% change year-on-year
+0.51% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £59.50 £71.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-16.19% +102.85%
Architect
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Sheffield 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
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
262 178 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 93.24% 95.70% 90.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 110 106
Average daily rate £350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £425 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 21 29
Average hourly rate £12.50 £22.69 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.90% -30.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.29 £12.50 £12.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £34.00 £44.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 8 (25.00%) Finance
2 7 (21.88%) Banking
3 6 (18.75%) Data Architecture
3 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (15.63%) Basel II
4 5 (15.63%) Stress Testing
4 5 (15.63%) COREP
5 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (12.50%) Data Integration
5 4 (12.50%) TOGAF
5 4 (12.50%) Java
6 3 (9.38%) CRM
6 3 (9.38%) Linux
6 3 (9.38%) GoldenSource
6 3 (9.38%) Data Analysis
6 3 (9.38%) Teradata
6 3 (9.38%) SOA
6 3 (9.38%) Data Management
6 3 (9.38%) Business Analysis
6 3 (9.38%) MongoDB
6 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
6 3 (9.38%) Target Operating Model
6 3 (9.38%) NoSQL
6 3 (9.38%) SWIFT
7 2 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (6.25%) Open Source
7 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (6.25%) Microservices
7 2 (6.25%) Kafka
7 2 (6.25%) Couchbase

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 (3.13%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (3.13%) Apache
1 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.13%) CICS
1 1 (3.13%) CMS
1 1 (3.13%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
1 1 (3.13%) Umbraco
1 1 (3.13%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (3.13%) Node.js
1 1 (3.13%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Office
1 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) AMQP
2 1 (3.13%) DNS
2 1 (3.13%) SAN
2 1 (3.13%) Internet
2 1 (3.13%) Wireless
2 1 (3.13%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) MongoDB
1 3 (9.38%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.25%) Couchbase
2 2 (6.25%) MySQL
2 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.13%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.13%) DB2
3 1 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.13%) HBase
3 1 (3.13%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) ERwin
1 1 (3.13%) Maven
1 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.13%) Grunt
1 1 (3.13%) Yeoman
General
1 8 (25.00%) Finance
2 7 (21.88%) Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Games
4 1 (3.13%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) .NET
1 2 (6.25%) Web Services
1 2 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (6.25%) Kafka
2 1 (3.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (3.13%) CSS3
2 1 (3.13%) jQuery
2 1 (3.13%) HTML5
2 1 (3.13%) CSS
2 1 (3.13%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Data Integration
1 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.38%) SWIFT
3 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.25%) Clustering
4 1 (3.13%) NHS
4 1 (3.13%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Phone
2 1 (3.13%) UNIX
2 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (18.75%) Data Architecture
2 5 (15.63%) Stress Testing
3 4 (12.50%) TOGAF
4 3 (9.38%) Data Analysis
4 3 (9.38%) Business Analysis
4 3 (9.38%) SOA
4 3 (9.38%) CRM
4 3 (9.38%) Data Management
4 3 (9.38%) Target Operating Model
5 2 (6.25%) Microservices
5 2 (6.25%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (6.25%) Information Assurance
5 2 (6.25%) Open Source
5 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (3.13%) Web Development
6 1 (3.13%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) Java
2 2 (6.25%) C#
2 2 (6.25%) Scala
3 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.13%) Go
3 1 (3.13%) C++
3 1 (3.13%) COBOL
3 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.13%) PHP
3 1 (3.13%) Python
3 1 (3.13%) Ruby
3 1 (3.13%) X++
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) PMP
3 1 (3.13%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) Basel II
1 5 (15.63%) COREP
2 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Puppet
1 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.13%) Ansible
1 1 (3.13%) Salt
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) Teradata
1 3 (9.38%) GoldenSource
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.13%) Informatica
3 1 (3.13%) TIBCO
3 1 (3.13%) EPiServer
3 1 (3.13%) Sitecore
3 1 (3.13%) SaltStack
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
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