The median contractor rate for an Architect was £438 per day in advertised job vacancies in Brighton during the 3 months to 26 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.

Architect
East Sussex / Brighton
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 26 28
Rank change year-on-year -1 +2  
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 5 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 2.62% 4.26% 3.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.70% 4.32% 3.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 9
Median daily rate £438 £463 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.40% +7.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £625 £634
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 £57.50 £47.50 £43.15
% change year-on-year +21.05% +10.08%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton. 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
Brighton
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 185 185 257
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 96.86% 98.40% 98.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 100 183
Median daily rate £350 £463 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.32% +37.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £563 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 7
Median hourly rate £11.93 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.82% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Brighton

Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Architect in Brighton

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Brighton region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Data Modelling
2 5 (38.46%) ETL
3 4 (30.77%) Oracle
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
3 4 (30.77%) Data Architecture
3 4 (30.77%) Physical Data Model
4 3 (23.08%) Information Architecture
4 3 (23.08%) Analytics
4 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (23.08%) Data Strategy
4 3 (23.08%) C#
4 3 (23.08%) .NET
4 3 (23.08%) Data Security
5 2 (15.38%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco
5 2 (15.38%) Predictive Analytics
5 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (15.38%) CCIE
5 2 (15.38%) CCNP
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (15.38%) Data Stewardship
5 2 (15.38%) Logical Data Model
5 2 (15.38%) Visualisation
5 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
5 2 (15.38%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (15.38%) Data Governance

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.69%) Middleware
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Data Modelling
1 5 (38.46%) ETL
2 4 (30.77%) Data Architecture
2 4 (30.77%) Physical Data Model
3 3 (23.08%) Analytics
3 3 (23.08%) Data Security
3 3 (23.08%) Data Strategy
3 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (23.08%) Information Architecture
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (15.38%) Data Governance
4 2 (15.38%) Data Stewardship
4 2 (15.38%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (15.38%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) IT Strategy
4 2 (15.38%) Logical Data Model
4 2 (15.38%) Predictive Analytics
4 2 (15.38%) SDLC
4 2 (15.38%) Visualisation
5 1 (7.69%) Psychology
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) CCIE
1 2 (15.38%) CCNP
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco
4 1 (7.69%) SAP