The table below looks at the statistics for the Integration Architect role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Integration Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Integration Architect
Rank 546 541 534
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Contract jobs requiring an Integration Architect 60 38 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.072% 0.099%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.078% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 16 24
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£500 £500 £538
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £383 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £466 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+16.56% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £52.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
52093 48868 53723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.10% 92.73% 92.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 31576 29013 30174
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £233 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2015 2118 2639
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

Integration Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Integration Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Integration Architect
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Integration Architect within the UK.

Integration Architect Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Integration Architect
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Integration Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Integration Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Integration Architect
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Integration Architect within the UK.

Integration Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Integration Architect
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Integration Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 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
England +6 59 £500 - 8
West Midlands -7 14 £425 -
London +12 11 £650 +23.80% 3
South East -11 8 £400 - 1
North West - 7 £525 - 1
East Midlands +6 6 £519 +3.75%
East of England -24 5 £563 +25.00% 1
Birmingham - 4 £425 -
Essex -4 3 £575 - 1
Berkshire - 3 £475 - 1
Brentwood - 2 £575 - 1
City of London +14 1 £540 -1.81%
Yorkshire +1 1 £625 +56.25% 2
Reading - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 £625 - 2
West Yorkshire - 1 £625 - 2
Cheshire - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - -
Staffordshire - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
Stoke-on-Trent - - - -
Sunderland - - - -
Manchester - - - - 1
Northampton - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Cannock - - - -
Crawley - - - -
Harrogate - - - -
North East - - - -

Integration Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Integration 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 Integration Architect in their job title.

1 71 (50.71%) SOA
2 50 (35.71%) SAP
3 40 (28.57%) IBM
4 37 (26.43%) WebSphere
5 34 (24.29%) Web Services
6 29 (20.71%) Middleware
7 27 (19.29%) Microsoft
7 27 (19.29%) SOAP
7 27 (19.29%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 25 (17.86%) TOGAF
9 22 (15.71%) BizTalk Server
10 21 (15.00%) Java
10 21 (15.00%) Oracle
11 20 (14.29%) webMethods
12 19 (13.57%) Enterprise Architecture
12 19 (13.57%) SaaS
13 18 (12.86%) DataPower
13 18 (12.86%) Security Cleared
13 18 (12.86%) WebSphere MQ
13 18 (12.86%) Finance
14 16 (11.43%) Migration
15 15 (10.71%) SC Cleared
16 14 (10.00%) XML
17 13 (9.29%) SQL
17 13 (9.29%) Software AG
17 13 (9.29%) REST
18 12 (8.57%) .NET
18 12 (8.57%) UML
19 11 (7.86%) XSD
19 11 (7.86%) PL/SQL

Integration Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Integration 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 Integration Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 37 (26.43%) WebSphere
2 22 (15.71%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (6.43%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (2.86%) Apache
5 3 (2.14%) Lync
6 2 (1.43%) NetWeaver
6 2 (1.43%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (1.43%) MQSeries
6 2 (1.43%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.43%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.43%) IIS
7 1 (0.71%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (0.71%) CMS
7 1 (0.71%) Documentum
7 1 (0.71%) SAS
7 1 (0.71%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 7 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (5.71%) ResourceLink
2 4 (2.86%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (2.86%) SAP CO
2 4 (2.86%) SAP FI
2 4 (2.86%) TRIRIGA
3 2 (1.43%) Oracle BRM
4 1 (0.71%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.71%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.71%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.71%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 19 (13.57%) SaaS
2 8 (5.71%) SuccessFactors
3 6 (4.29%) PaaS
4 5 (3.57%) IaaS
5 4 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.43%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.29%) HTTP
2 5 (3.57%) FTP
3 3 (2.14%) WAN
3 3 (2.14%) RFID
3 3 (2.14%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.71%) Firewall
4 1 (0.71%) AMQP
4 1 (0.71%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.71%) Internet
4 1 (0.71%) LDAP
4 1 (0.71%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.29%) SAP Data Services
2 4 (2.86%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.43%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.43%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.71%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.71%) Pentaho
4 1 (0.71%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.71%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.71%) MS Access
4 1 (0.71%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 4 (2.86%) Maven
1 4 (2.86%) JUnit
2 3 (2.14%) FindBugs
2 3 (2.14%) Gradle
2 3 (2.14%) Checkstyle
2 3 (2.14%) Selenium
2 3 (2.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (1.43%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (1.43%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.71%) Ant
4 1 (0.71%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.71%) XMLSpy
4 1 (0.71%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.71%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.71%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.71%) StarTeam
4 1 (0.71%) JIRA
General
1 18 (12.86%) Finance
2 8 (5.71%) Automotive
3 6 (4.29%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.57%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.57%) Retail
5 4 (2.86%) Banking
6 3 (2.14%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.71%) Front Office
7 1 (0.71%) Electronics
7 1 (0.71%) Legal
7 1 (0.71%) Billing
7 1 (0.71%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.71%) Marketing
7 1 (0.71%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (24.29%) Web Services
2 29 (20.71%) Middleware
3 27 (19.29%) SOAP
3 27 (19.29%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 18 (12.86%) WebSphere MQ
5 14 (10.00%) XML
6 13 (9.29%) REST
7 12 (8.57%) .NET
8 11 (7.86%) JMS
8 11 (7.86%) XSD
9 10 (7.14%) WSDL
9 10 (7.14%) SAP PI
10 7 (5.00%) J2EE
11 4 (2.86%) Oracle Fusion
11 4 (2.86%) Apache Camel
12 3 (2.14%) JSON
12 3 (2.14%) ActiveMQ
13 2 (1.43%) XSLT
14 1 (0.71%) MSMQ
14 1 (0.71%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.86%) DataPower
2 9 (6.43%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (4.29%) Client/Server
3 6 (4.29%) N-Tier
4 5 (3.57%) AS400
5 4 (2.86%) Kindle
6 3 (2.14%) Data Integration
6 3 (2.14%) PKI
7 1 (0.71%) Data Conversion
7 1 (0.71%) Replication
7 1 (0.71%) DTV
7 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.43%) Windows
2 6 (4.29%) UNIX
3 5 (3.57%) zOS
4 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.71%) Solaris
4 1 (0.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (50.71%) SOA
2 25 (17.86%) TOGAF
3 19 (13.57%) Enterprise Architecture
4 16 (11.43%) Migration
5 12 (8.57%) UML
6 10 (7.14%) EAI
6 10 (7.14%) ETL
6 10 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
7 9 (6.43%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (6.43%) Data Mapping
7 9 (6.43%) RUP
8 8 (5.71%) Waterfall
8 8 (5.71%) Data Migration
9 7 (5.00%) ITIL
9 7 (5.00%) ERP
9 7 (5.00%) Project Management
9 7 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (4.29%) Service Management
10 6 (4.29%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (4.29%) PLM
Programming Languages
1 21 (15.00%) Java
2 13 (9.29%) SQL
3 11 (7.86%) PL/SQL
4 9 (6.43%) Perl
4 9 (6.43%) VBA
4 9 (6.43%) Python
4 9 (6.43%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.71%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.71%) C
5 1 (0.71%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (12.86%) Security Cleared
2 15 (10.71%) SC Cleared
3 10 (7.14%) Degree
4 8 (5.71%) IBM WebSphere Certification
5 2 (1.43%) MBA
6 1 (0.71%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.86%) ISO 9001
2 3 (2.14%) QA
3 1 (0.71%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (2.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.43%) CA LISA
2 1 (0.71%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (0.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.71%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (0.71%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 50 (35.71%) SAP
2 40 (28.57%) IBM
3 27 (19.29%) Microsoft
4 21 (15.00%) Oracle
5 20 (14.29%) webMethods
6 13 (9.29%) Software AG
7 10 (7.14%) TIBCO
8 9 (6.43%) Dell
9 5 (3.57%) JBoss
10 3 (2.14%) Avaya
10 3 (2.14%) ClickSoftware Technologies
11 2 (1.43%) Green Hat
11 2 (1.43%) Talend
11 2 (1.43%) Cisco
11 2 (1.43%) CA
11 2 (1.43%) VMware
12 1 (0.71%) Curam
12 1 (0.71%) Altiris
12 1 (0.71%) Sitecore
12 1 (0.71%) Lumension
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