The first table below looks at the demand for the Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Sussex region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 35 29 32
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 13 16 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.50% 4.02% 3.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.78% 4.16% 3.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 10
Average daily rate
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£510 £438 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.57% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £415 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £708 £450 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £35.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+100.00% +31.48%
Job Titles Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
344 385 574
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 92.72% 96.73% 95.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 260 333
Average daily rate £313 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £275 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 37 22
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.44 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.98 £38.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Architect
South East

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Architect
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 31 July 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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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
Crawley +7 3 £655 +49.71% 2
Horsham +2 2 £510 +14.60% 1
Worthing -6 1 £550 +37.50%
Gatwick - 1 £350 -
Burgess Hill - - - -
Architect
South East

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 9 (26.47%) Load Balancing
2 7 (20.59%) Finance
2 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.59%) LAN
3 6 (17.65%) SOA
3 6 (17.65%) Cisco
3 6 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (14.71%) CCIE
4 5 (14.71%) CCNP
4 5 (14.71%) Firewall
4 5 (14.71%) OSPF
4 5 (14.71%) BGP
4 5 (14.71%) SharePoint
4 5 (14.71%) Network Design
4 5 (14.71%) VLAN
4 5 (14.71%) Lync
5 4 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
5 4 (11.76%) Billing
5 4 (11.76%) Migration
5 4 (11.76%) Replication
5 4 (11.76%) Clustering
5 4 (11.76%) UNIX
5 4 (11.76%) SQL
5 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
5 4 (11.76%) Wireless
5 4 (11.76%) WLAN
5 4 (11.76%) SAN
6 3 (8.82%) Avaya
6 3 (8.82%) Juniper

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 5 (14.71%) SharePoint
1 5 (14.71%) Lync
2 2 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.94%) FileNet
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.94%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.94%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.94%) PaaS
1 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) LAN
2 5 (14.71%) OSPF
2 5 (14.71%) BGP
2 5 (14.71%) Firewall
2 5 (14.71%) VLAN
3 4 (11.76%) SAN
3 4 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (11.76%) Wireless
3 4 (11.76%) WLAN
4 3 (8.82%) WAN
4 3 (8.82%) DMZ
5 2 (5.88%) Network Security
5 2 (5.88%) VoIP
6 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.88%) DB2
3 2 (5.88%) MySQL
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.94%) Redis
4 1 (2.94%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) ERwin
General
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Billing
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
3 1 (2.94%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) HTML
1 2 (5.88%) .NET
1 2 (5.88%) jQuery
2 1 (2.94%) AppFabric
2 1 (2.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (2.94%) REST
2 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (2.94%) CSS
2 1 (2.94%) XML
2 1 (2.94%) XSLT
2 1 (2.94%) Ajax
2 1 (2.94%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.94%) Java EE
2 1 (2.94%) WCF
2 1 (2.94%) LINQ
2 1 (2.94%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Replication
1 4 (11.76%) Clustering
2 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.82%) Mainframe
3 2 (5.88%) Open Source
3 2 (5.88%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.94%) Social Media
4 1 (2.94%) Social Network
4 1 (2.94%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) UNIX
2 2 (5.88%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) AIX
2 2 (5.88%) Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Android
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) Load Balancing
2 6 (17.65%) SOA
3 5 (14.71%) Network Design
4 4 (11.76%) Migration
5 3 (8.82%) CRM
5 3 (8.82%) E-Commerce
5 3 (8.82%) Data Modelling
5 3 (8.82%) Business Analysis
5 3 (8.82%) Requirements Management
5 3 (8.82%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (8.82%) Waterfall
5 3 (8.82%) Security Architecture
5 3 (8.82%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (5.88%) TOGAF
6 2 (5.88%) Information Architecture
6 2 (5.88%) Data Architecture
6 2 (5.88%) ITIL
6 2 (5.88%) Project Management
6 2 (5.88%) Process Management
6 2 (5.88%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.76%) SQL
2 3 (8.82%) C
2 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.88%) Java
4 1 (2.94%) Perl
4 1 (2.94%) C#
4 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.94%) Objective-C
4 1 (2.94%) Ruby
4 1 (2.94%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (14.71%) CCIE
2 5 (14.71%) CCNP
3 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
4 3 (8.82%) Degree
5 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
1 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) SCCM
1 3 (8.82%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.65%) Cisco
3 3 (8.82%) Citrix
3 3 (8.82%) Avaya
3 3 (8.82%) Juniper
3 3 (8.82%) CheckPoint
3 3 (8.82%) VMware
3 3 (8.82%) SAP
4 1 (2.94%) Informatica
4 1 (2.94%) IBM
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle
4 1 (2.94%) Sybase