The table below looks at the statistics 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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 7 10 13
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 8 17 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 16.67% 18.89% 5.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.67% 18.89% 5.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 16 3
Average daily rate £506 £675 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £638 £482
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £745 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £485
% change year-on-year
- +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £53.81 £41.50 £44.63
% change year-on-year
+29.66% -7.00%
Architect
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Taunton 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
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48 90 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 100.00% 100.00% 96.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 72 55
Average daily rate £445 £395 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.65% +12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £313 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £673 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Average hourly rate £12.00 £11.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -63.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Taunton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the Taunton region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Taunton

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 5 (38.46%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (30.77%) Business Process Mapping
2 4 (30.77%) Translating Business Requirements
2 4 (30.77%) Change Control
2 4 (30.77%) SOA
2 4 (30.77%) Service Management
2 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
2 4 (30.77%) Information Security
2 4 (30.77%) TOGAF
2 4 (30.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (30.77%) SAP
2 4 (30.77%) CRM
2 4 (30.77%) ERP
2 4 (30.77%) ISEB
3 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
3 3 (23.08%) Process Management
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) DNS
4 2 (15.38%) Windows
4 2 (15.38%) MySQL
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle
4 2 (15.38%) NAS
4 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
4 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (7.69%) WCF
5 1 (7.69%) SCCM

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Business Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) DNS
1 2 (15.38%) NAS
2 1 (7.69%) DSL
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle ODI
General
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) Middleware
1 1 (7.69%) WCF
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (30.77%) Business Process Mapping
2 4 (30.77%) Change Control
2 4 (30.77%) CRM
2 4 (30.77%) ERP
2 4 (30.77%) Information Security
2 4 (30.77%) Service Management
2 4 (30.77%) SOA
2 4 (30.77%) TOGAF
2 4 (30.77%) Translating Business Requirements
3 3 (23.08%) Process Management
4 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) OO
5 1 (7.69%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C#
1 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) ISEB
2 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
1 1 (7.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) SAP
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
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