Period
to 18 August 2018

The median contractor rate for an Architect was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in Brighton during the 6 months to 18 August 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
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 39 30
Rank change year-on-year +9 -9 +7
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 17 8 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 4.27% 2.13% 5.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.46% 2.21% 5.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 13
Brighton median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -15.00%
10th Percentile £460 £425 £413
90th Percentile £573 £613 £576
East Sussex median daily rate £488 £450 £443
% change year-on-year +8.33% +1.69% -11.50%
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 381 362 408
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.73% 96.53% 98.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 226 246
Brighton median daily rate £400 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £225 £213 £263
90th Percentile £545 £488 £544
East Sussex median daily rate £400 £355 £375
% change year-on-year +12.68% -5.33% +5.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 8 9
Brighton median hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.70% -22.86% -6.32%
10th Percentile £10.91 £10.97 £12.52
90th Percentile £21.53 £86.88 £26.44
East Sussex median hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +7.41% -22.86% +9.38%

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 18 August 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 8 (47.06%) Java
2 6 (35.29%) C#
2 6 (35.29%) Java EE
3 5 (29.41%) Umbraco
3 5 (29.41%) Reverse Engineering
3 5 (29.41%) Apache Solr
3 5 (29.41%) Business Analysis
3 5 (29.41%) Endeca
3 5 (29.41%) .NET
3 5 (29.41%) E-Commerce
3 5 (29.41%) Migration
3 5 (29.41%) CMS
3 5 (29.41%) Octopus Deploy
3 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
5 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (17.65%) ETL
5 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (17.65%) SQL
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
5 3 (17.65%) SAP
5 3 (17.65%) Data Lake
6 2 (11.76%) Office 365
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle
6 2 (11.76%) Spring
6 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (11.76%) Google

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 5 (29.41%) Apache Solr
1 5 (29.41%) CMS
1 5 (29.41%) Umbraco
2 1 (5.88%) NetWeaver
2 1 (5.88%) SAP EP
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (11.76%) Office 365
3 1 (5.88%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (5.88%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) Endeca
2 3 (17.65%) Data Lake
2 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.88%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (5.88%) Liquibase
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) Java EE
2 5 (29.41%) .NET
3 2 (11.76%) Spring
4 1 (5.88%) Ajax
4 1 (5.88%) CSS
4 1 (5.88%) CSS3
4 1 (5.88%) Django
4 1 (5.88%) EJB
4 1 (5.88%) Guice
4 1 (5.88%) HTML
4 1 (5.88%) HTML5
4 1 (5.88%) JMS
4 1 (5.88%) JPA
4 1 (5.88%) JSON
4 1 (5.88%) Kafka
4 1 (5.88%) Play Framework
4 1 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (5.88%) SAP Fiori
4 1 (5.88%) SAP PI
4 1 (5.88%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.88%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Business Analysis
1 5 (29.41%) E-Commerce
1 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 5 (29.41%) Migration
1 5 (29.41%) Reverse Engineering
2 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (17.65%) ETL
3 2 (11.76%) Change Management
3 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (5.88%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (5.88%) CRM
4 1 (5.88%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (5.88%) Data Architecture
4 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.88%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (5.88%) Microservices
4 1 (5.88%) MVC
4 1 (5.88%) Strategic Thinking
4 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) Java
2 6 (35.29%) C#
3 3 (17.65%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) ABAP
4 1 (5.88%) Python
4 1 (5.88%) Ruby
4 1 (5.88%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) SAP
3 2 (11.76%) Google
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle
4 1 (5.88%) Ariba
4 1 (5.88%) Capita
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix
4 1 (5.88%) EMC
4 1 (5.88%) IBM
4 1 (5.88%) VMware