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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 5 27 19
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -8
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 36 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 17.91% 2.42% 5.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.85% 2.53% 6.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 4 8
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£475 £463 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +3.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £450 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £493 £475
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 £49.50 £44.25 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+11.86% -6.84%
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
191 158 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 95.02% 95.76% 96.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 116 126
Average daily rate £400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 12 13
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.13 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.82% +26.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.50 £9.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £30.00 £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

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 3 March 2015.

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 3 March 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
Ipswich +22 27 £475 -2.61% 2
Architect
East of England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 27 (38.03%) SQL Server
2 22 (30.99%) Oracle
3 19 (26.76%) UML
3 19 (26.76%) Data Management
3 19 (26.76%) Master Data Management
4 18 (25.35%) Microsoft
5 17 (23.94%) SOA
6 16 (22.54%) Oracle Database
7 15 (21.13%) Linux
7 15 (21.13%) Web Services
7 15 (21.13%) .NET
8 13 (18.31%) Data Analysis
9 12 (16.90%) Java
10 11 (15.49%) Windows
10 11 (15.49%) Opscode Chef
11 10 (14.08%) XML
11 10 (14.08%) Data Architecture
12 9 (12.68%) Oracle Database 11g
12 9 (12.68%) Zachman Framework
12 9 (12.68%) Data Modelling
13 8 (11.27%) Middleware
13 8 (11.27%) MySQL
13 8 (11.27%) TOGAF
14 7 (9.86%) JIRA
14 7 (9.86%) Continuous Integration
14 7 (9.86%) NoSQL
14 7 (9.86%) REST
14 7 (9.86%) J2EE
15 6 (8.45%) Firewall
15 6 (8.45%) Finance

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 3 (4.23%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (4.23%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (4.23%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.41%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (5.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.41%) PaaS
2 1 (1.41%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (1.41%) IaaS
2 1 (1.41%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.45%) Firewall
2 5 (7.04%) VPN
3 4 (5.63%) DNS
3 4 (5.63%) SAN
3 4 (5.63%) TCP/IP
3 4 (5.63%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (2.82%) Network Security
4 2 (2.82%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (38.03%) SQL Server
2 16 (22.54%) Oracle Database
3 9 (12.68%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (11.27%) MySQL
5 7 (9.86%) NoSQL
6 5 (7.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (7.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (7.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (5.63%) Hadoop
8 2 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.41%) Big Data
9 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (9.86%) JIRA
2 4 (5.63%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.23%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (8.45%) Finance
2 4 (5.63%) Retail
3 1 (1.41%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (21.13%) .NET
1 15 (21.13%) Web Services
2 10 (14.08%) XML
3 8 (11.27%) Middleware
4 7 (9.86%) J2EE
4 7 (9.86%) REST
5 5 (7.04%) Apache CXF
5 5 (7.04%) JSON
5 5 (7.04%) SOAP
6 4 (5.63%) jQuery
6 4 (5.63%) ActiveMQ
6 4 (5.63%) RESTful
6 4 (5.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (2.82%) Java EE
8 1 (1.41%) Apache Camel
8 1 (1.41%) OSGi
8 1 (1.41%) Spring
8 1 (1.41%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.41%) JPA
8 1 (1.41%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.63%) Client/Server
1 4 (5.63%) Replication
1 4 (5.63%) Clustering
1 4 (5.63%) Visualisation
1 4 (5.63%) Open Source
2 3 (4.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.41%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.41%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 15 (21.13%) Linux
2 11 (15.49%) Windows
3 5 (7.04%) UNIX
4 4 (5.63%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.41%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (26.76%) UML
1 19 (26.76%) Data Management
1 19 (26.76%) Master Data Management
2 17 (23.94%) SOA
3 13 (18.31%) Data Analysis
4 10 (14.08%) Data Architecture
5 9 (12.68%) Zachman Framework
5 9 (12.68%) Data Modelling
6 8 (11.27%) TOGAF
7 7 (9.86%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (8.45%) Data Governance
8 6 (8.45%) DevOps
8 6 (8.45%) Mentoring
9 5 (7.04%) Project Management
10 4 (5.63%) Information Management
10 4 (5.63%) User Stories
11 3 (4.23%) Analytics
11 3 (4.23%) Enterprise Architecture
11 3 (4.23%) Web Design
11 3 (4.23%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.90%) Java
2 5 (7.04%) SQL
2 5 (7.04%) Shell Script
2 5 (7.04%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.23%) VB.NET
3 3 (4.23%) C#
4 1 (1.41%) Python
4 1 (1.41%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.41%) R
4 1 (1.41%) MATLAB
4 1 (1.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (5.63%) MCPD
2 2 (2.82%) Degree
3 1 (1.41%) VCP4
3 1 (1.41%) CCNA
3 1 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (4.23%) Docker
2 1 (1.41%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (15.49%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (8.45%) Puppet
3 5 (7.04%) SCOM
4 4 (5.63%) OpenAM
5 1 (1.41%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 22 (30.99%) Oracle
2 18 (25.35%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.04%) Red Hat
4 4 (5.63%) ForgeRock
5 2 (2.82%) Cisco
6 1 (1.41%) Citrix
6 1 (1.41%) McAfee
6 1 (1.41%) Blue Coat
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