The median contractor rate for an Applications Architect was - per day in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 3 months to 25 June 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
England / North East
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 123 62
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Architect 0 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East - 0.12% 1.20%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.14% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 9
Median daily rate - £359 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -12.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year - +11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the North East. 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
North East
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 524 1429 790
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 93.74% 89.20% 95.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 332 882 471
Median daily rate £350 £325 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £225 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 82 81
Median hourly rate £17.50 £28.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.50% +86.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.00 £18.49
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Applications Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Architect in the North East

Applications Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Applications Architect in the North East

Applications Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 North East region featuring Applications Architect in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (50.00%) Siebel
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Project Governance
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Verint
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) BODI
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008

Applications Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) BODI
1 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) HPUX
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Project Governance
1 1 (50.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
1 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Genesys
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Nortel
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Siebel
2 1 (50.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (50.00%) Verint
2 1 (50.00%) VMware