Period
to 21 May 2018

The median contractor rate for an Applications Architect was £513 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 21 May 2018.

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
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 86 78
Rank change year-on-year -11 -8 +16
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Architect 3 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.21% 0.24% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.25% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 6
Hertfordshire median daily rate £513 - £588
10th Percentile £506 - £500
90th Percentile £519 - £656
East of England median daily rate £519 £488 £613
% change year-on-year +6.41% -20.41% +28.95%
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 1,382 1,178 1,276
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.85% 95.38% 95.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 737 642 629
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £183 £196 £225
90th Percentile £550 £575 £569
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 89 91
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £15.86 £15.50 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.32% -4.62% -7.14%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.45 £9.00
90th Percentile £42.00 £52.40 £52.25
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £19.90 £21.50
% change year-on-year -17.09% -7.44% +4.88%

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 21 May 2018. 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
Watford - 3 £513 -
Applications Architect
East of England

Applications Architect Skill Set
Top 12 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 May 2018, 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 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) EPoS
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) CMS
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
1 3 (100.00%) Content Management
1 3 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) SaaS
1 3 (100.00%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) SAP

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) SaaS
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Content Management
1 3 (100.00%) Data Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) SAP