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 6 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Integration Architect
Rank 509 514 512
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Integration Architect 73 45 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.091% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.099% 0.068%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 32 24
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£540 £550 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% +29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £433 £354
10% offered a daily rate of more than £624 £600 £585
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £550 £419
% change year-on-year
- +31.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
47113 45619 41438
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.46% 92.43% 92.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 28736 27090 23781
Average daily rate £400 £400 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1785 1896 2209
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -2.85%

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 6 March 2015.

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 27 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 6 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +1 70 £540 -1.81% 9
East of England - 20 £525 -
London -6 16 £500 -10.71% 2
West Midlands +12 15 £575 +29.21% 1
Bedfordshire - 12 £525 -
East Midlands +6 9 - - 3
South East -18 7 £540 -1.81% 2
Luton - 7 £575 -
City of London +17 4 £425 -29.16% 1
Oxford - 4 £518 -
Oxfordshire - 4 £518 -
South West -7 2 £550 -
Essex - 2 £625 -
Brentwood - 2 £625 -
Warwickshire - 1 £425 -
Wiltshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - - 1
Gloucestershire - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - - 1
Northamptonshire - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Harrogate - - - - 1
Leamington Spa - - - -
Rugby - - - -
Swindon - - - -
Newbury - - - -
Berkshire - - - -

Integration Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 55 (44.00%) SOA
2 43 (34.40%) Oracle
3 33 (26.40%) Middleware
3 33 (26.40%) WebSphere
4 30 (24.00%) EAI
4 30 (24.00%) IBM
5 27 (21.60%) TIBCO
6 24 (19.20%) REST
7 21 (16.80%) Microsoft
7 21 (16.80%) .NET
7 21 (16.80%) Web Services
8 20 (16.00%) XML
8 20 (16.00%) Java
9 18 (14.40%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 17 (13.60%) Open Source
10 17 (13.60%) SOAP
11 16 (12.80%) WSDL
11 16 (12.80%) SAP
12 15 (12.00%) XSD
12 15 (12.00%) DataPower
13 14 (11.20%) webMethods
14 13 (10.40%) Finance
14 13 (10.40%) SQL
14 13 (10.40%) SQL Server
14 13 (10.40%) CRM
14 13 (10.40%) E-Commerce
14 13 (10.40%) Retail
15 12 (9.60%) BizTalk Server
16 11 (8.80%) Stakeholder Management
16 11 (8.80%) ETL

Integration Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 33 (26.40%) WebSphere
2 12 (9.60%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (5.60%) Mule
3 7 (5.60%) SharePoint
4 5 (4.00%) NetWeaver
4 5 (4.00%) WebLogic
5 4 (3.20%) JBoss
6 3 (2.40%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (2.40%) Apache ServiceMix
7 2 (1.60%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.80%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.80%) Apache
8 1 (0.80%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.80%) TIBCO EMS
8 1 (0.80%) Confluence
8 1 (0.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (6.40%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.40%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.80%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.60%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.60%) SAP MDM
2 2 (1.60%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.80%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.80%) TIBCO iProcess
3 1 (0.80%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.80%) Maximo
3 1 (0.80%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.80%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.00%) SaaS
2 3 (2.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.60%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.80%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.80%) PaaS
4 1 (0.80%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.80%) GitHub
4 1 (0.80%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.00%) HTTP
1 5 (4.00%) HTTPS
1 5 (4.00%) DMZ
1 5 (4.00%) Firewall
2 3 (2.40%) NAS
2 3 (2.40%) AMQP
2 3 (2.40%) SAN
3 1 (0.80%) DNS
3 1 (0.80%) Gigabit Ethernet
3 1 (0.80%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.40%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.60%) DB2
3 4 (3.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (2.40%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.60%) Big Data
6 1 (0.80%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (0.80%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.80%) OLTP
6 1 (0.80%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.80%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 9 (7.20%) SoapUI
2 2 (1.60%) JIRA
2 2 (1.60%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.80%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.80%) NWDS
3 1 (0.80%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.80%) ERwin
3 1 (0.80%) Subversion
3 1 (0.80%) Maven
General
1 13 (10.40%) Finance
1 13 (10.40%) Retail
2 4 (3.20%) Banking
3 3 (2.40%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.60%) Automotive
4 2 (1.60%) Legal
5 1 (0.80%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.80%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.80%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (26.40%) Middleware
2 24 (19.20%) REST
3 21 (16.80%) .NET
3 21 (16.80%) Web Services
4 20 (16.00%) XML
5 18 (14.40%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 17 (13.60%) SOAP
7 16 (12.80%) WSDL
8 15 (12.00%) XSD
9 10 (8.00%) WebSphere MQ
10 7 (5.60%) JMS
11 6 (4.80%) HTML
11 6 (4.80%) JSON
12 5 (4.00%) Oracle Fusion
12 5 (4.00%) J2EE
12 5 (4.00%) ActiveMQ
13 4 (3.20%) Apache Camel
14 3 (2.40%) Java EE
14 3 (2.40%) RESTful
14 3 (2.40%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.60%) Open Source
2 15 (12.00%) DataPower
3 9 (7.20%) Data Integration
4 5 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.00%) Clustering
5 4 (3.20%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.40%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.60%) User Experience
8 1 (0.80%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.80%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.80%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.80%) Replication
8 1 (0.80%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.80%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.80%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.80%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.20%) UNIX
2 3 (2.40%) Windows
2 3 (2.40%) Solaris
2 3 (2.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (1.60%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.60%) Linux
3 2 (1.60%) Android
4 1 (0.80%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (44.00%) SOA
2 30 (24.00%) EAI
3 13 (10.40%) CRM
3 13 (10.40%) E-Commerce
4 11 (8.80%) ETL
4 11 (8.80%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (8.80%) Use Case
5 10 (8.00%) Integration Testing
6 9 (7.20%) Migration
6 9 (7.20%) TOGAF
7 8 (6.40%) UML
7 8 (6.40%) Enterprise Architecture
8 7 (5.60%) RUP
9 6 (4.80%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (4.80%) Product Management
10 5 (4.00%) Business Transformation
10 5 (4.00%) Data Migration
10 5 (4.00%) Load Balancing
10 5 (4.00%) ERP
10 5 (4.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 20 (16.00%) Java
2 13 (10.40%) SQL
3 4 (3.20%) PL/SQL
3 4 (3.20%) VBA
4 3 (2.40%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.60%) Python
5 2 (1.60%) Perl
5 2 (1.60%) C#
6 1 (0.80%) C
6 1 (0.80%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.80%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 7 (5.60%) Degree
1 7 (5.60%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.20%) VCP4
3 3 (2.40%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.80%) QA
1 1 (0.80%) FATCA
System Software
1 9 (7.20%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.60%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.80%) SAP ITS
3 1 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (7.20%) CA LISA
2 2 (1.60%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.80%) SCCM
3 1 (0.80%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.80%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.80%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 43 (34.40%) Oracle
2 30 (24.00%) IBM
3 27 (21.60%) TIBCO
4 21 (16.80%) Microsoft
5 16 (12.80%) SAP
6 14 (11.20%) webMethods
7 9 (7.20%) Green Hat
8 7 (5.60%) Software AG
9 6 (4.80%) Informatica
10 5 (4.00%) Intel
11 4 (3.20%) WSO2
12 3 (2.40%) VMware
13 2 (1.60%) Dell
13 2 (1.60%) EMC
14 1 (0.80%) Sybase
14 1 (0.80%) Teradata
14 1 (0.80%) Fujitsu
14 1 (0.80%) Atlassian
14 1 (0.80%) Sitecore
14 1 (0.80%) Tableau
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