The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Watford 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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 11 23 25
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +2
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 12 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 8.82% 2.13% 3.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.52% 2.13% 4.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 2
Average daily rate
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£525 - £338
90% offered a daily rate of more than £458 - £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 - £348
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £470 £450
% change year-on-year
+6.38% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £44.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-13.06% -2.22%
Architect
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Watford 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
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
126 94 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 92.65% 100.00% 94.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 33 47
Average daily rate £400 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £140 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 5
Average hourly rate £24.00 £12.00 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% +26.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Watford

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 7 (41.18%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (29.41%) SAP
2 5 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (29.41%) Data Modelling
2 5 (29.41%) Retail
2 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (23.53%) Analytics
3 4 (23.53%) Master Data Management
3 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (23.53%) Data Management
3 4 (23.53%) Data Architecture
3 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
3 4 (23.53%) ERwin
3 4 (23.53%) ETL
4 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
4 3 (17.65%) Windows
4 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
4 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) Data Governance
4 3 (17.65%) hybris
5 2 (11.76%) Nintex
5 2 (11.76%) SAP CO
5 2 (11.76%) Web Development
5 2 (11.76%) PKI
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
5 2 (11.76%) Content Management
5 2 (11.76%) Metastorm
5 2 (11.76%) SAP FI/CO

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.76%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
1 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) SAP CO
1 2 (11.76%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (11.76%) SAP FI
2 1 (5.88%) SAP Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Retail
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) SAP BW
2 2 (11.76%) SAP BI
3 1 (5.88%) OLTP
3 1 (5.88%) OLAP
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (5.88%) QlikView
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) ERwin
General
1 5 (29.41%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) SAP PI
2 1 (5.88%) Middleware
2 1 (5.88%) Web Services
2 1 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) PKI
2 2 (11.76%) EPoS
3 1 (5.88%) Clustering
3 1 (5.88%) iPad
3 1 (5.88%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (29.41%) Data Modelling
3 4 (23.53%) Analytics
3 4 (23.53%) Master Data Management
3 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (23.53%) Data Management
3 4 (23.53%) Data Architecture
3 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
3 4 (23.53%) ETL
4 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) Data Governance
5 2 (11.76%) Web Development
5 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
5 2 (11.76%) Content Management
5 2 (11.76%) Project Management
6 1 (5.88%) Workflow
6 1 (5.88%) CRM
6 1 (5.88%) SOA
6 1 (5.88%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) Java
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) SCCM
1 2 (11.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) SAP
2 3 (17.65%) hybris
3 2 (11.76%) Nintex
3 2 (11.76%) Metastorm
3 2 (11.76%) Sitecore
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle
3 2 (11.76%) HP
4 1 (5.88%) EMC
4 1 (5.88%) Retek
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.88%) Cognos
4 1 (5.88%) VMware
4 1 (5.88%) 3PAR