The median contractor rate for a Applications Architect was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Ipswich during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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
Suffolk / Ipswich
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 26
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Architect 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Ipswich - - 1.35%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £481 £513 £475
% change year-on-year -6.09% +7.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.00 £59.00
% change year-on-year - +1.69%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Ipswich. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Ipswich
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 120 127 145
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 97.56% 100.00% 97.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 82 97
Median daily rate £425 £380 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.84% -15.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £248 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 13
Median hourly rate £12.00 £11.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -26.66%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

Applications Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Ipswich that featured Applications Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Architect in Ipswich

Applications Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Applications Architect in Ipswich

Applications Architect Skill Set
Top 14 Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Applications Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Ipswich region featuring Applications Architect in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 3 (100.00%) IPv4
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Java EE
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012

Applications Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich 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 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) IPv4
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware