The first table below looks at the demand for the Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Taunton region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 34 12 12
Rank change year-on-year
-22 0
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 5 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 2.91% 7.27% 9.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.01% 7.27% 9.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 4
Average daily rate
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£506 £465 £433
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.87% +7.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £465 £430
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £465 £447
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £35.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+100.00% +31.48%
Job Titles Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
166 55 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 96.51% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 19 24
Average daily rate £350 £325 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -10.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £423 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 3
Average hourly rate - £11.29 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -13.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
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Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 11 (78.57%) Security Cleared
2 10 (71.43%) DV Cleared
2 10 (71.43%) SOA
3 9 (64.29%) Manufacturing
4 6 (42.86%) Risk Management
5 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (35.71%) Retail
6 4 (28.57%) CISSP
6 4 (28.57%) ISO 9000
6 4 (28.57%) ITIL
6 4 (28.57%) UML
6 4 (28.57%) Change Control
6 4 (28.57%) IaaS
6 4 (28.57%) OWASP
6 4 (28.57%) RMADS
6 4 (28.57%) CEH
6 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (21.43%) Change Management
8 2 (14.29%) SAP
8 2 (14.29%) Security Architecture
8 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
8 2 (14.29%) QA
8 2 (14.29%) Information Assurance
9 1 (7.14%) Market Research
9 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
9 1 (7.14%) JSP 440
9 1 (7.14%) Data Mapping
9 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
9 1 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) VPN
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
1 1 (7.14%) MPLS
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
General
1 9 (64.29%) Manufacturing
2 5 (35.71%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) JSP
1 1 (7.14%) SOAP
1 1 (7.14%) XML
1 1 (7.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) RMADS
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) SOA
2 6 (42.86%) Risk Management
3 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (28.57%) OWASP
4 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (28.57%) UML
4 4 (28.57%) ITIL
4 4 (28.57%) Change Control
5 3 (21.43%) Change Management
6 2 (14.29%) Information Assurance
6 2 (14.29%) Security Architecture
6 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
7 1 (7.14%) Network Architecture
7 1 (7.14%) Data Privacy
7 1 (7.14%) Market Research
7 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
7 1 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
7 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C
1 1 (7.14%) Java
1 1 (7.14%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) Security Cleared
2 10 (71.43%) DV Cleared
3 4 (28.57%) CISSP
3 4 (28.57%) CEH
4 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) ISO 9000
1 4 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (14.29%) QA
3 1 (7.14%) JSP 440
3 1 (7.14%) ISO 9001
3 1 (7.14%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) SAP
2 1 (7.14%) Remedy
2 1 (7.14%) PlateSpin
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