Period
to 20 May 2018

The median contractor rate for an Architect was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in Brighton during the 6 months to 20 May 2018.

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
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 24 23
Rank change year-on-year -6 -1 +25
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 10 21 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 2.92% 6.29% 6.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.13% 6.60% 6.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 17
Brighton median daily rate £475 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +17.65% -6.08%
10th Percentile £463 £425 £413
90th Percentile £553 £650 £600
East Sussex median daily rate £475 £475 £425
% change year-on-year - +11.76% -12.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Brighton median hourly rate - - -
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton. 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
Brighton
Contract vacancies in Brighton with a recognized job title 320 318 372
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.29% 95.21% 98.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 195 219
Brighton median daily rate £375 £350 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -1.69% +1.71%
10th Percentile £152 £211 £213
90th Percentile £525 £500 £525
East Sussex median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year +2.74% +4.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 10 7
Brighton median hourly rate £13.50 £12.42 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.74% -29.06% -22.22%
10th Percentile £10.86 £10.50 £12.04
90th Percentile £44.00 £42.23 £29.22
East Sussex median hourly rate £14.50 £14.38 £17.50
% change year-on-year +0.87% -17.86% -16.67%

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

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

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 20 May 2018, 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 Brighton region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (30.00%) Endeca
1 3 (30.00%) Java EE
1 3 (30.00%) Umbraco
1 3 (30.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 3 (30.00%) Apache Solr
1 3 (30.00%) Java
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
1 3 (30.00%) C#
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (30.00%) ETL
1 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (30.00%) Migration
1 3 (30.00%) CMS
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (30.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (30.00%) Data Lake
2 2 (20.00%) User Stories
2 2 (20.00%) Change Management
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) TDD
3 1 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (10.00%) Ruby
3 1 (10.00%) Ajax
3 1 (10.00%) Scala

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) Apache Solr
1 3 (30.00%) CMS
1 3 (30.00%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Data Lake
1 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (30.00%) Endeca
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Octopus Deploy
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
1 3 (30.00%) Java EE
2 1 (10.00%) Ajax
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) CSS3
2 1 (10.00%) Django
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) HTML5
2 1 (10.00%) JSON
2 1 (10.00%) Play Framework
2 1 (10.00%) REST
2 1 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (30.00%) ETL
1 3 (30.00%) Migration
1 3 (30.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Change Management
2 2 (20.00%) User Stories
3 1 (10.00%) Coaching
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (10.00%) Customer-Centricity
3 1 (10.00%) Deployment Automation
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) Kanban
3 1 (10.00%) Open Source
3 1 (10.00%) Prototyping
3 1 (10.00%) Sequence Diagram
3 1 (10.00%) Software Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) C#
1 3 (30.00%) Java
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Ruby
2 1 (10.00%) Scala
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft