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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 21 27 33
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +6
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 12 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 5.04% 1.04% 1.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.50% 1.10% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 1
Average daily rate
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£408 £240 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+69.79% -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £44.00 £46.00
% change year-on-year
-13.06% -4.34%
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
218 181 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 91.60% 94.27% 95.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 95 104
Average daily rate £328 £290 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.93% +28.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £165 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £430 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 27 24
Average hourly rate £12.38 £23.75 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.89% +5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.95 £10.00 £10.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.96 £35.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 24 December 2014.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 5 (35.71%) Finance
1 5 (35.71%) Banking
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) IBM
2 4 (28.57%) SAN
2 4 (28.57%) TOGAF
3 3 (21.43%) Zachman Framework
3 3 (21.43%) Data Quality
3 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
3 3 (21.43%) SCCM
3 3 (21.43%) SCOM
4 2 (14.29%) NAS
4 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (14.29%) Business Development
4 2 (14.29%) Information Security
4 2 (14.29%) Teradata
4 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 2 (14.29%) LAN
4 2 (14.29%) Cognos
4 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (14.29%) Windows
4 2 (14.29%) Linux
4 2 (14.29%) WAN
5 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
5 1 (7.14%) FCoE
5 1 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (7.14%) HBase
5 1 (7.14%) Data Analytics
5 1 (7.14%) Analytics
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (7.14%) IIS
1 1 (7.14%) Apache
1 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (7.14%) CICS
1 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Coherence
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) SAN
2 2 (14.29%) LAN
2 2 (14.29%) WAN
2 2 (14.29%) NAS
3 1 (7.14%) FCoE
3 1 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (7.14%) Multicast
3 1 (7.14%) HTTP
3 1 (7.14%) VoIP
3 1 (7.14%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
2 1 (7.14%) HBase
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
1 5 (35.71%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) XML
1 1 (7.14%) XSLT
1 1 (7.14%) Rendezvous
1 1 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Thin Client
1 1 (7.14%) Mainframe
1 1 (7.14%) Fat Client
1 1 (7.14%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) UNIX
2 1 (7.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) TOGAF
1 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) Zachman Framework
2 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
3 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 2 (14.29%) Information Security
3 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (14.29%) Business Development
4 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Data Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.14%) Workflow
4 1 (7.14%) ETL
4 1 (7.14%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Java
1 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) NFS
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (7.14%) Xen
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
1 1 (7.14%) SRDF
1 1 (7.14%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) SCCM
1 3 (21.43%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) IBM
2 2 (14.29%) Cognos
2 2 (14.29%) Teradata
3 1 (7.14%) DataSynapse
3 1 (7.14%) Trillium
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Sybase
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) EMC
3 1 (7.14%) Intel
3 1 (7.14%) Informatica
3 1 (7.14%) NetApp
3 1 (7.14%) TIBCO
3 1 (7.14%) Ab Initio
3 1 (7.14%) VMware
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 14 days ago