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 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Integration Architect
Rank 518 539 528
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -11
Contract jobs requiring an Integration Architect 146 108 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.19% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.20% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 71 54
Average daily rate £525 £540 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £643
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £525 £550
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £37.80 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.80 £37.80

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
53055 53758 51548
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.92% 94.76% 94.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 34561 32635 31469
Average daily rate £425 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1534 2148 2116
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +31 142 £525 -2.77% 16
London -7 46 £600 +9.09% 4
South East +1 29 £500 -7.40% 4
East Midlands +22 25 £450 +32.35%
Nottinghamshire +21 21 £450 -
Nottingham +14 20 £450 -
East of England +2 15 £500 -3.61%
North West 0 11 £500 - 1
Berkshire +6 10 £525 +31.25%
Surrey -2 10 £500 -23.07% 1
City of London +43 9 £600 +9.09%
Hertfordshire +14 8 £525 +16.66%
West Midlands -17 8 £544 -5.43% 1
Watford - 7 £500 -
Merseyside - 7 £600 - 1
Liverpool - 6 £550 - 1
Buckinghamshire +12 5 £500 -
Bedfordshire 0 5 £475 -20.83%
Leeds +4 4 £500 -9.09% 1
Yorkshire +2 4 £500 -4.76% 1
West Yorkshire -1 4 £500 -9.09% 1
Luton -1 4 £531 -11.45%
Reading -3 4 £280 -30.00%
High Wycombe - 4 £500 -
Knutsford - 3 £463 -
Leatherhead - 3 £500 -
Cheshire - 3 £463 -
South West +2 2 £550 - 4
West Sussex -11 2 - -
Birmingham - 2 £650 - 1

Integration Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 74 (30.96%) SOA
2 52 (21.76%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (20.92%) Middleware
4 46 (19.25%) TOGAF
5 45 (18.83%) Oracle
6 39 (16.32%) Finance
7 36 (15.06%) WebSphere
7 36 (15.06%) webMethods
8 35 (14.64%) ETL
9 33 (13.81%) SOAP
10 31 (12.97%) Web Services
11 30 (12.55%) Data Modelling
12 26 (10.88%) Data Integration
12 26 (10.88%) TIBCO
12 26 (10.88%) REST
13 25 (10.46%) IBM
14 24 (10.04%) IBM Integration Bus
15 23 (9.62%) Enterprise Architecture
15 23 (9.62%) SAP
16 22 (9.21%) Stakeholder Management
17 21 (8.79%) E-Commerce
18 20 (8.37%) CRM
18 20 (8.37%) Microsoft
18 20 (8.37%) Data Architecture
19 18 (7.53%) Banking
19 18 (7.53%) Java
19 18 (7.53%) Apigee
20 17 (7.11%) XML
20 17 (7.11%) Unified Process
21 16 (6.69%) Migration

Integration Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 36 (15.06%) WebSphere
2 10 (4.18%) SharePoint
3 9 (3.77%) Mule
4 8 (3.35%) JBoss
5 7 (2.93%) MQSeries
6 6 (2.51%) WebLogic
7 5 (2.09%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (1.67%) Mule ESB
9 2 (0.84%) Apache ServiceMix
9 2 (0.84%) MQSI
9 2 (0.84%) NetWeaver
10 1 (0.42%) Apache
10 1 (0.42%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.42%) CMS
10 1 (0.42%) FileNet
10 1 (0.42%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.42%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.42%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (0.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.42%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 13 (5.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (2.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.67%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (1.67%) Oracle Retail
2 4 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (1.26%) Maximo
3 3 (1.26%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.42%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.42%) SAP hybris
4 1 (0.42%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (0.42%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.44%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (4.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (4.18%) SaaS
4 3 (1.26%) IaaS
4 3 (1.26%) PaaS
5 2 (0.84%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.42%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.42%) Boomi
6 1 (0.42%) Oracle CX
6 1 (0.42%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.93%) FTP
2 5 (2.09%) HTTP
3 4 (1.67%) HTTPS
4 3 (1.26%) Firewall
4 3 (1.26%) Internet
5 2 (0.84%) MVNO
6 1 (0.42%) AMQP
6 1 (0.42%) DNS
6 1 (0.42%) Intranet
6 1 (0.42%) LAN
6 1 (0.42%) Network Security
6 1 (0.42%) VPN
6 1 (0.42%) WAN
6 1 (0.42%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.02%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.51%) DataStage
2 6 (2.51%) Oracle Database
3 5 (2.09%) Big Data
3 5 (2.09%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (2.09%) MySQL
3 5 (2.09%) Relational Database
3 5 (2.09%) SAP Data Services
4 4 (1.67%) Hadoop
4 4 (1.67%) RDBMS
4 4 (1.67%) SAP HANA
5 3 (1.26%) GIS
5 3 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.84%) DB2
6 2 (0.84%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.84%) OLAP
6 2 (0.84%) OLTP
6 2 (0.84%) Snowflake Schema
7 1 (0.42%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.42%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (1.26%) SpecFlow
1 3 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (1.26%) TestComplete
2 2 (0.84%) ERwin
2 2 (0.84%) TeamCity
2 2 (0.84%) Toad
3 1 (0.42%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 1 (0.42%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 39 (16.32%) Finance
2 18 (7.53%) Banking
3 12 (5.02%) Retail
3 12 (5.02%) Telecoms
4 10 (4.18%) Manufacturing
5 8 (3.35%) Billing
6 7 (2.93%) Marketing
7 4 (1.67%) Electronics
8 2 (0.84%) Legal
8 2 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.42%) Back Office
9 1 (0.42%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.42%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.42%) Front Office
9 1 (0.42%) Games
9 1 (0.42%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.42%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (20.92%) Middleware
2 33 (13.81%) SOAP
3 31 (12.97%) Web Services
4 26 (10.88%) REST
5 24 (10.04%) IBM Integration Bus
6 17 (7.11%) XML
7 15 (6.28%) .NET
8 8 (3.35%) RESTful
8 8 (3.35%) WebSphere MQ
9 6 (2.51%) SAP PI
10 5 (2.09%) EDIFACT
10 5 (2.09%) J2EE
10 5 (2.09%) Oracle Fusion
11 4 (1.67%) SAP XI
11 4 (1.67%) TIBCO EMS
11 4 (1.67%) XSLT
12 3 (1.26%) jQuery
12 3 (1.26%) Kafka
12 3 (1.26%) RabbitMQ
12 3 (1.26%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.88%) Data Integration
2 13 (5.44%) DataPower
3 10 (4.18%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.93%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (2.93%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.09%) Data Centre
6 4 (1.67%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (1.67%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.84%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.84%) Data Conversion
7 2 (0.84%) EPoS
7 2 (0.84%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.84%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.42%) Clustering
8 1 (0.42%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.42%) Life Science
8 1 (0.42%) PDA
8 1 (0.42%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.42%) RIA
8 1 (0.42%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.35%) Windows
2 7 (2.93%) AIX
2 7 (2.93%) Unix
3 4 (1.67%) Linux
4 1 (0.42%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.42%) Solaris
4 1 (0.42%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (30.96%) SOA
2 52 (21.76%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (19.25%) TOGAF
4 35 (14.64%) ETL
5 30 (12.55%) Data Modelling
6 23 (9.62%) Enterprise Architecture
7 22 (9.21%) Stakeholder Management
8 21 (8.79%) E-Commerce
9 20 (8.37%) CRM
9 20 (8.37%) Data Architecture
10 17 (7.11%) Unified Process
11 16 (6.69%) Migration
12 13 (5.44%) Microservices
12 13 (5.44%) UML
13 12 (5.02%) Technical Architecture
14 11 (4.60%) Business Intelligence
14 11 (4.60%) Open Source
15 10 (4.18%) Software Engineering
16 9 (3.77%) EAI
16 9 (3.77%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 18 (7.53%) Java
2 9 (3.77%) C#
3 8 (3.35%) SQL
4 7 (2.93%) JavaScript
5 4 (1.67%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.84%) Python
7 1 (0.42%) ActionScript
7 1 (0.42%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.42%) C++
7 1 (0.42%) Perl
7 1 (0.42%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (6.69%) Security Cleared
2 12 (5.02%) SC Cleared
3 11 (4.60%) Degree
4 3 (1.26%) CCEA
4 3 (1.26%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (0.42%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.42%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.77%) Data Quality
2 6 (2.51%) QA
3 3 (1.26%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.42%) RosettaNet
4 1 (0.42%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.42%) PowerHA
1 1 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (2.09%) TeamSite
2 4 (1.67%) Tivoli
2 4 (1.67%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 2 (0.84%) CloudHub
3 2 (0.84%) SCCM
4 1 (0.42%) Netcool
4 1 (0.42%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 45 (18.83%) Oracle
2 36 (15.06%) webMethods
3 26 (10.88%) TIBCO
4 25 (10.46%) IBM
5 23 (9.62%) SAP
6 20 (8.37%) Microsoft
7 18 (7.53%) Apigee
8 16 (6.69%) Salesforce.com
9 12 (5.02%) MuleSoft
10 8 (3.35%) HP
10 8 (3.35%) Siebel
11 7 (2.93%) Red Hat
11 7 (2.93%) Software AG
12 6 (2.51%) Citrix
12 6 (2.51%) WSO2
13 5 (2.09%) ServiceNow
13 5 (2.09%) VMware
14 4 (1.67%) Axway
14 4 (1.67%) hybris
14 4 (1.67%) Infor
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