Period
to 20 July 2017

The median contractor rate for an Architect was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 6 months to 20 July 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
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 44 24
Rank change year-on-year +17 -20 -12
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 34 30 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 5.32% 3.55% 5.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.62% 3.74% 6.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 17 23
Coventry median daily rate £500 £483 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.63% +13.53% -8.11%
10th Percentile £451 £378 £413
90th Percentile £550 £568 £588
West Midlands median daily rate £522 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +4.40% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Coventry median hourly rate - - £37.80
West Midlands median hourly rate - £15.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year - -58.99% -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry. 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
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 605 802 612
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 94.68% 95.02% 92.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 424 516 375
Coventry median daily rate £413 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £220 £275 £180
90th Percentile £538 £513 £500
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year - +10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 35 41
Coventry median hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% -48.57%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.00 £9.50
90th Percentile £28.00 £38.75 £25.66
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.88 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% -11.76% +6.25%

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Coventry

Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Architect in Coventry

Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Coventry over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Architect in Coventry

Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Architect in Coventry

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

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Coventry region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 9 (26.47%) Web Services
2 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (20.59%) Migration
4 5 (14.71%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (14.71%) CSS
4 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
4 5 (14.71%) C#
4 5 (14.71%) HTML
4 5 (14.71%) MySQL
4 5 (14.71%) Scala
4 5 (14.71%) HTML5
4 5 (14.71%) MongoDB
4 5 (14.71%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (14.71%) NoSQL
4 5 (14.71%) REST
4 5 (14.71%) CSS3
4 5 (14.71%) Play Framework
4 5 (14.71%) User Experience
4 5 (14.71%) Network Security
4 5 (14.71%) Ruby
4 5 (14.71%) Ajax
4 5 (14.71%) Ruby on Rails
4 5 (14.71%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (14.71%) JSON
4 5 (14.71%) Django
5 4 (11.76%) Office 365
5 4 (11.76%) ITIL
5 4 (11.76%) Finance

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 (8.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.94%) ArchestrA
2 1 (2.94%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.94%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 8 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (11.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) Network Security
2 3 (8.82%) Firewall
3 1 (2.94%) LAN
3 1 (2.94%) WAN
3 1 (2.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) Apache Cassandra
1 5 (14.71%) MongoDB
1 5 (14.71%) MySQL
1 5 (14.71%) NoSQL
1 5 (14.71%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.94%) Base SAS
3 1 (2.94%) Data Mart
3 1 (2.94%) SAP BW
3 1 (2.94%) SAP HANA
3 1 (2.94%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (2.94%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Selenium
1 1 (2.94%) SpecFlow
General
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
1 4 (11.76%) Manufacturing
2 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.88%) Automotive
4 1 (2.94%) Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (26.47%) Web Services
2 5 (14.71%) Ajax
2 5 (14.71%) CSS
2 5 (14.71%) CSS3
2 5 (14.71%) Django
2 5 (14.71%) HTML
2 5 (14.71%) HTML5
2 5 (14.71%) JSON
2 5 (14.71%) Play Framework
2 5 (14.71%) REST
2 5 (14.71%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (5.88%) RESTful
3 2 (5.88%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) User Experience
2 3 (8.82%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.82%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (5.88%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.94%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.94%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.94%) FMCG
4 1 (2.94%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (20.59%) Migration
3 5 (14.71%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (11.76%) ITIL
5 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (8.82%) ERP
6 2 (5.88%) Application Rationalisation
6 2 (5.88%) Asset Management
6 2 (5.88%) Data Architecture
6 2 (5.88%) Data Management
6 2 (5.88%) Data Migration
6 2 (5.88%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (5.88%) Network Design
6 2 (5.88%) Programme Governance
6 2 (5.88%) Service Management
6 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.88%) TOGAF
6 2 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (5.88%) Waterfall
7 1 (2.94%) Multichannel Retail
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.71%) C#
1 5 (14.71%) Ruby
1 5 (14.71%) Scala
2 2 (5.88%) SQL
3 1 (2.94%) C
3 1 (2.94%) PHP
3 1 (2.94%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.76%) Cisco
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle
3 2 (5.88%) SAP
3 2 (5.88%) SolarWinds
4 1 (2.94%) Ingenico
4 1 (2.94%) NCR
4 1 (2.94%) NetApp
4 1 (2.94%) Rockwell
4 1 (2.94%) VMware
4 1 (2.94%) Wonderware
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