Period
to 15 February 2019

The median contractor rate for an Applications Architect was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 15 February 2019.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Application Architect
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 90 102 92
Rank change year-on-year +12 -10 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Architect 6 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.42% 0.064% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.068% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median daily rate - - -
East of England median daily rate £550 - £488
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies in Hertfordshire with a recognized job title 1,314 1,470 1,294
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.73% 94.35% 96.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 761 741 735
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £190 £200 £210
90th Percentile £556 £569 £550
East of England median daily rate £425 £418 £400
% change year-on-year +1.80% +4.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 106 88
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £13.15 £17.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.86% +20.69% -19.44%
10th Percentile £10.36 £10.00 £10.12
90th Percentile £48.18 £44.75 £52.61
East of England median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% -5.00% -13.04%

Applications Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings that featured Applications Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Architect in Hertfordshire

Applications Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Applications Architect in Hertfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Applications Architect in Hertfordshire

Applications Architect
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Architect within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 15 February 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hemel Hempstead - 6 - -
Applications Architect
East of England

Applications Architect Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, Applications Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Hertfordshire region featuring Applications Architect in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) Palo Alto
3 2 (33.33%) Presales
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (33.33%) F5
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Quality Management
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) EAI
3 2 (33.33%) SOA
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management

Applications Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) EAI
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Presales
2 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 2 (33.33%) SOA
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) F5
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Palo Alto