The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Liverpool region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

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.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Architect
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 22 17 16
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 15 15 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 6.22% 6.49% 6.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.52% 6.73% 6.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 8
Median daily rate £600 £490 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.44% +13.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £445 £401
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £530 £658
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £52.50 £49.50
% change year-on-year
-18.57% +6.06%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Liverpool region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
230 223 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 95.44% 96.54% 93.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 153 103
Median daily rate £408 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £488 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 10
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.75 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.46% +1.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.08 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £40.00 £162.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Liverpool region that featured Architect in the job title.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 Liverpool region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (23.81%) Degree
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
2 4 (19.05%) Personalization
2 4 (19.05%) WebSphere
2 4 (19.05%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (19.05%) Retail
2 4 (19.05%) .NET
3 3 (14.29%) J2EE
3 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio
3 3 (14.29%) UML
3 3 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 3 (14.29%) SOA
3 3 (14.29%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (14.29%) Cisco
3 3 (14.29%) Dell
3 3 (14.29%) EMC
3 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 3 (14.29%) Middleware
3 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 3 (14.29%) Rational Application Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Microservices
3 3 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
4 2 (9.52%) Data Architecture
4 2 (9.52%) DevOps

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 4 (19.05%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.76%) Apache Spark
2 1 (4.76%) SAS
2 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.76%) WebLogic Integration
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.76%) GitHub
3 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Firewall
1 2 (9.52%) LAN
1 2 (9.52%) WAN
2 1 (4.76%) DMZ
2 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Big Data
1 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.76%) Apache Hive
2 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Rational Application Developer
1 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio
1 3 (14.29%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (19.05%) Retail
2 2 (9.52%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Legal
3 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) .NET
2 3 (14.29%) J2EE
2 3 (14.29%) Middleware
3 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.76%) Java EE
3 1 (4.76%) Node.js
3 1 (4.76%) REST
3 1 (4.76%) SOAP
3 1 (4.76%) Web Services
3 1 (4.76%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
2 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (19.05%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (19.05%) Personalization
3 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 3 (14.29%) Microservices
3 3 (14.29%) SOA
3 3 (14.29%) UML
4 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (9.52%) Data Architecture
4 2 (9.52%) Data Integration
4 2 (9.52%) DevOps
4 2 (9.52%) ETL
4 2 (9.52%) Open Source
4 2 (9.52%) RAD
4 2 (9.52%) RUP
4 2 (9.52%) Scrum
5 1 (4.76%) Data Migration
5 1 (4.76%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) Java
1 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) Data Quality
1 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.76%) ISO20022
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Cisco
1 3 (14.29%) Dell
1 3 (14.29%) EMC
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) IBM