Period
to 17 July 2019

The median contractor rate for an Architect was £613 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bedford during the 6 months to 17 July 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.

Architect
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
17 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 14 13 19
Rank change year-on-year -1 +6 -11
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 3 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedford 4.62% 4.82% 1.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.17% 4.82% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Bedford median daily rate £613 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.50% - -
Bedfordshire median daily rate £608 £571 £536
% change year-on-year +6.39% +6.48% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedford median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £47.50 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford. 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
Bedford
Contract vacancies in Bedford with a recognized job title 58 83 75
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 89.23% 100.00% 96.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 50 54
Bedford median daily rate £425 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% -4.11% +4.29%
10th Percentile £295 £130 £263
90th Percentile £538 £476 £466
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 4
Bedford median hourly rate £25.50 £14.60 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +74.66% -10.15% +8.33%
10th Percentile £21.75 £12.23 £12.28
90th Percentile £29.25 £17.25 £18.00
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £42.50 £16.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +165.63% +10.34% -67.78%

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Bedford

Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Architect in Bedford

Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bedford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Bedford over the 6 months to 17 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Architect in Bedford

Architect Skill Set
Top 8 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 17 July 2019, 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 Bedford region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Target Operating Model
1 2 (66.67%) Strategic Roadmap
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Strategic Roadmap
1 2 (66.67%) Target Operating Model
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management