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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 6 34 20
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -14
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 36 2 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 16.14% 1.01% 5.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.59% 1.09% 6.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 1 12
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£475 £575 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.39% +27.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £575 £426
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £451
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £65.35 £47.00
% change year-on-year
-31.14% +39.04%
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
217 184 247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 97.31% 92.46% 98.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 110 167
Average daily rate £410 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 30 19
Average hourly rate £12.50 £11.50 £13.98
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -17.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £9.48 £9.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.93 £25.54 £20.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -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 21 November 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 21 November 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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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 +14 24 £475 -17.39% 1
Stowmarket - - - -
Architect
East of England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 23 (57.50%) Data Management
1 23 (57.50%) Master Data Management
2 20 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 18 (45.00%) Microsoft
4 16 (40.00%) Data Analysis
5 14 (35.00%) Web Services
6 12 (30.00%) Oracle
6 12 (30.00%) Data Architecture
7 11 (27.50%) Oracle Database 11g
7 11 (27.50%) XML
7 11 (27.50%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (27.50%) Oracle Database
8 9 (22.50%) Windows
8 9 (22.50%) Java
9 8 (20.00%) MySQL
9 8 (20.00%) UML
9 8 (20.00%) Data Modelling
9 8 (20.00%) NoSQL
10 7 (17.50%) Puppet
10 7 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (17.50%) JIRA
11 6 (15.00%) Shell Script
11 6 (15.00%) SOA
11 6 (15.00%) Linux
11 6 (15.00%) UNIX
11 6 (15.00%) SQL
11 6 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
11 6 (15.00%) REST
11 6 (15.00%) Data Governance
11 6 (15.00%) PowerShell

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 4 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 5 (12.50%) VPN
1 5 (12.50%) DNS
1 5 (12.50%) SAN
1 5 (12.50%) Firewall
1 5 (12.50%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (27.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 11 (27.50%) Oracle Database
3 8 (20.00%) MySQL
3 8 (20.00%) NoSQL
4 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (17.50%) JIRA
2 4 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (7.50%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.00%) Web Services
2 11 (27.50%) XML
3 6 (15.00%) REST
4 5 (12.50%) JSON
5 4 (10.00%) .NET
5 4 (10.00%) SOAP
5 4 (10.00%) ActiveMQ
5 4 (10.00%) Apache CXF
5 4 (10.00%) RESTful
6 3 (7.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (7.50%) jQuery
7 2 (5.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Replication
2 4 (10.00%) Clustering
2 4 (10.00%) Open Source
3 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (22.50%) Windows
2 6 (15.00%) Linux
2 6 (15.00%) UNIX
3 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (57.50%) Data Management
1 23 (57.50%) Master Data Management
2 16 (40.00%) Data Analysis
3 12 (30.00%) Data Architecture
4 8 (20.00%) UML
4 8 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 7 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (15.00%) SOA
6 6 (15.00%) Data Governance
6 6 (15.00%) DevOps
7 4 (10.00%) MVC
7 4 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (10.00%) Zachman Framework
8 3 (7.50%) Web Design
9 2 (5.00%) TOGAF
9 2 (5.00%) Document Management
9 2 (5.00%) Workflow
9 2 (5.00%) Project Management
9 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (5.00%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 9 (22.50%) Java
2 6 (15.00%) SQL
2 6 (15.00%) Shell Script
2 6 (15.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (10.00%) C#
3 4 (10.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) Docker
2 2 (5.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.50%) KVM
Systems Management
1 11 (27.50%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (17.50%) Puppet
3 3 (7.50%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 18 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (30.00%) Oracle
3 4 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (7.50%) ForgeRock
Ipswich, Suffolk
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Suffolk
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 11 days ago