The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk 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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 21 30 25
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 12 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 6.09% 2.76% 5.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.35% 2.92% 5.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 8
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£475 £425 £498
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -14.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £418 £418
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £450 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+11.04% +0.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.25 £47.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Architect
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Suffolk 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
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
189 171 283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 95.94% 94.48% 97.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 132 193
Average daily rate £400 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £451 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 24
Average hourly rate £12.75 £10.75 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.60% -43.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.28 £9.63 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £14.72 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

Architect
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Ipswich +3 7 £550 +25.71% 7
Stowmarket - - - -
Architect
East of England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 12 (92.31%) Data Management
1 12 (92.31%) Master Data Management
2 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
3 7 (53.85%) Data Analysis
3 7 (53.85%) Data Architecture
4 5 (38.46%) Windows
5 4 (30.77%) UML
5 4 (30.77%) SOA
5 4 (30.77%) C#
5 4 (30.77%) VB.NET
5 4 (30.77%) .NET
5 4 (30.77%) Oracle
5 4 (30.77%) MVC
5 4 (30.77%) Finance
5 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
5 4 (30.77%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (30.77%) Zachman Framework
5 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (30.77%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (30.77%) Data Governance
5 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database
6 2 (15.38%) Workflow
6 2 (15.38%) Project Management
6 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
6 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
1 4 (30.77%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (30.77%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.69%) VPN
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) .NET
2 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
3 1 (7.69%) JSON
3 1 (7.69%) Web Services
3 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Data Management
1 12 (92.31%) Master Data Management
2 7 (53.85%) Data Analysis
2 7 (53.85%) Data Architecture
3 4 (30.77%) UML
3 4 (30.77%) SOA
3 4 (30.77%) MVC
3 4 (30.77%) Zachman Framework
3 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (30.77%) Data Governance
4 2 (15.38%) Workflow
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
4 2 (15.38%) Document Management
5 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) C#
1 4 (30.77%) VB.NET
2 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
1 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (7.69%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle
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