The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire 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 20 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 6 25 17
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -8
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 45 11 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 12.23% 4.21% 6.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.47% 4.53% 6.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 4 6
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£425 £465 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.60% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £406 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £567 £494 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £490 £455 £450
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £61.00 £35.00 £43.50
% change year-on-year
+74.28% -19.54%
Architect
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Warwickshire 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
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
334 243 260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 90.76% 93.10% 93.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 128 93
Average daily rate £325 £313 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 30 47
Average hourly rate £17.00 £21.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.60 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.44 £30.00 £36.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.98%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Architect across the Warwickshire region.

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Architect
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 20 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
Leamington Spa -5 4 £470 +4.44%
Rugby - - - -
Architect
West Midlands

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 17 (25.76%) Oracle
2 16 (24.24%) Java
2 16 (24.24%) SOAP
3 15 (22.73%) Enterprise Architecture
4 14 (21.21%) WebSphere
4 14 (21.21%) SAP
5 13 (19.70%) Microsoft
6 12 (18.18%) Middleware
6 12 (18.18%) Web Services
6 12 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
7 11 (16.67%) XML
7 11 (16.67%) SOA
8 10 (15.15%) WAN
8 10 (15.15%) UNIX
8 10 (15.15%) Windows
8 10 (15.15%) Internet
8 10 (15.15%) Capacity Planning
9 9 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
9 9 (13.64%) Spring
9 9 (13.64%) QA
9 9 (13.64%) Hibernate
9 9 (13.64%) Automotive
9 9 (13.64%) IBM
9 9 (13.64%) WebSphere Application Server
10 8 (12.12%) J2EE
10 8 (12.12%) Struts
10 8 (12.12%) XSLT
10 8 (12.12%) WebLogic
10 8 (12.12%) JDBC
10 8 (12.12%) JSP

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 14 (21.21%) WebSphere
2 9 (13.64%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (12.12%) WebLogic
3 8 (12.12%) Apache
3 8 (12.12%) CMS
4 3 (4.55%) CICS
4 3 (4.55%) TPMS
5 1 (1.52%) NetWeaver
5 1 (1.52%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.52%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (7.58%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.52%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.52%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.15%) WAN
1 10 (15.15%) Internet
2 8 (12.12%) LAN
3 6 (9.09%) VoIP
4 5 (7.58%) FTP
4 5 (7.58%) Firewall
5 4 (6.06%) HTTP
6 3 (4.55%) TCP/IP
6 3 (4.55%) ATM
7 2 (3.03%) Packet Switching
7 2 (3.03%) VPN
7 2 (3.03%) Wireless
7 2 (3.03%) IPsec
7 2 (3.03%) Cisco PIX
7 2 (3.03%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.58%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.06%) Big Data
2 4 (6.06%) MySQL
3 3 (4.55%) DB2
3 3 (4.55%) Informix
3 3 (4.55%) Siebel EIM
3 3 (4.55%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.03%) SAP BW
4 2 (3.03%) MarkLogic
4 2 (3.03%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.52%) SAP BI
5 1 (1.52%) SAP HANA
5 1 (1.52%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.52%) NUnit
2 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.52%) FxCop
General
1 9 (13.64%) Automotive
2 8 (12.12%) Finance
3 7 (10.61%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.55%) Banking
5 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (24.24%) SOAP
2 12 (18.18%) Web Services
2 12 (18.18%) Middleware
3 11 (16.67%) XML
4 9 (13.64%) Hibernate
4 9 (13.64%) Spring
5 8 (12.12%) JMX
5 8 (12.12%) XSLT
5 8 (12.12%) Struts
5 8 (12.12%) JMS
5 8 (12.12%) J2EE
5 8 (12.12%) JDBC
5 8 (12.12%) JSP
5 8 (12.12%) Servlets
6 5 (7.58%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 4 (6.06%) REST
7 4 (6.06%) WebSphere MQ
7 4 (6.06%) .NET
8 3 (4.55%) ASP.NET
8 3 (4.55%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.12%) Computer Science
1 8 (12.12%) iPad
2 7 (10.61%) Management Information System
3 5 (7.58%) DataPower
3 5 (7.58%) Open Source
4 4 (6.06%) AS400
4 4 (6.06%) Mainframe
5 3 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.03%) SCADA
7 1 (1.52%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.15%) UNIX
1 10 (15.15%) Windows
2 7 (10.61%) Linux
3 4 (6.06%) zOS
4 3 (4.55%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.52%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.73%) Enterprise Architecture
2 12 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
3 11 (16.67%) SOA
4 10 (15.15%) Capacity Planning
5 9 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (12.12%) Software Architecture
6 8 (12.12%) Load Testing
6 8 (12.12%) E-Commerce
6 8 (12.12%) Data Modelling
6 8 (12.12%) B2C
6 8 (12.12%) TOGAF
6 8 (12.12%) Content Management
7 7 (10.61%) Information Security
7 7 (10.61%) Security Architecture
8 6 (9.09%) Data Protection
8 6 (9.09%) Migration
8 6 (9.09%) UML
9 5 (7.58%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (6.06%) Service Delivery
10 4 (6.06%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 16 (24.24%) Java
2 4 (6.06%) SQL
3 3 (4.55%) C
3 3 (4.55%) C#
4 2 (3.03%) C++
4 2 (3.03%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.03%) Assembly Language
5 1 (1.52%) Pascal
5 1 (1.52%) VB
5 1 (1.52%) ABAP
5 1 (1.52%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (12.12%) Degree
2 6 (9.09%) ISSAP
2 6 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.03%) CITP
3 2 (3.03%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.64%) QA
2 5 (7.58%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.55%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 17 (25.76%) Oracle
2 14 (21.21%) SAP
3 13 (19.70%) Microsoft
4 9 (13.64%) IBM
5 8 (12.12%) JBoss
5 8 (12.12%) ATG
5 8 (12.12%) Endeca
6 6 (9.09%) CA
7 4 (6.06%) PeopleSoft
8 3 (4.55%) Sybase
8 3 (4.55%) Siebel
9 2 (3.03%) Cisco
9 2 (3.03%) Informatica
9 2 (3.03%) HP
9 2 (3.03%) Netezza
9 2 (3.03%) Splunk
10 1 (1.52%) Rackspace
10 1 (1.52%) RightScale
10 1 (1.52%) VMware
10 1 (1.52%) Siemens