Period
to 16 August 2018

The median contractor rate for an Architect was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 6 months to 16 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
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 40 49
Rank change year-on-year +27 +9 -21
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 81 16 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 9.76% 2.56% 3.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.38% 2.73% 3.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 12 17
Coventry median daily rate £550 £500 £483
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +3.63% -1.03%
10th Percentile £475 £433 £363
90th Percentile £641 £629 £583
West Midlands median daily rate £550 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - £15.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry. 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
Coventry
Contract vacancies in Coventry with a recognized job title 780 587 837
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.98% 93.77% 93.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 496 406 530
Coventry median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £282 £194 £281
90th Percentile £575 £519 £525
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 44 40
Coventry median hourly rate £14.50 £14.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.69% -1.67% -10.45%
10th Percentile £11.80 £10.50 £10.00
90th Percentile £34.63 £28.00 £39.25
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.48 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -3.25% +6.67% -14.29%

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 16 August 2018.

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 16 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 Coventry region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 31 (38.27%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (32.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (20.99%) Microsoft
4 15 (18.52%) Finance
5 13 (16.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (13.58%) Migration
6 11 (13.58%) .NET
7 10 (12.35%) Amazon AWS
8 9 (11.11%) Waterfall
8 9 (11.11%) Office 365
9 8 (9.88%) Google
10 7 (8.64%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (8.64%) PaaS
10 7 (8.64%) SQL
10 7 (8.64%) TOGAF
11 6 (7.41%) Identity Access Management
11 6 (7.41%) GDPR
11 6 (7.41%) Retail
11 6 (7.41%) Manufacturing
11 6 (7.41%) Scrum
11 6 (7.41%) C#
11 6 (7.41%) Data Modelling
11 6 (7.41%) SOA
11 6 (7.41%) Project Governance
11 6 (7.41%) DevOps
11 6 (7.41%) User Experience
11 6 (7.41%) Google Cloud Platform
11 6 (7.41%) Continuous Delivery
12 5 (6.17%) Microsoft Intune
12 5 (6.17%) Business Transformation

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 (3.70%) CMS
1 3 (3.70%) Sitefinity
2 2 (2.47%) Confluence
2 2 (2.47%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.23%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.23%) IIS
3 1 (1.23%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (6.17%) CATIA
2 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (6.17%) ENOVIA
2 4 (4.94%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.23%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (1.23%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 26 (32.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (12.35%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (11.11%) Office 365
4 7 (8.64%) PaaS
5 6 (7.41%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (3.70%) GitHub
6 3 (3.70%) IaaS
7 2 (2.47%) OneDrive
7 2 (2.47%) SaaS
7 2 (2.47%) Yammer
8 1 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (1.23%) Azure Functions
8 1 (1.23%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (1.23%) Oracle Service Cloud
8 1 (1.23%) Route 53
8 1 (1.23%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.70%) Network Security
2 2 (2.47%) Intranet
2 2 (2.47%) LAN
2 2 (2.47%) Skype
2 2 (2.47%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.47%) VoIP
2 2 (2.47%) VSAN
2 2 (2.47%) WAN
2 2 (2.47%) Wireless
3 1 (1.23%) DHCP
3 1 (1.23%) DKIM
3 1 (1.23%) DMARC
3 1 (1.23%) DNS
3 1 (1.23%) Firewall
3 1 (1.23%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (2.47%) RDBMS
1 2 (2.47%) Relational Database
1 2 (2.47%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.23%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (1.23%) Big Data
2 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (4.94%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.70%) GitLab
2 3 (3.70%) JIRA
2 3 (3.70%) Selenium
3 2 (2.47%) Ant
3 2 (2.47%) Bitbucket
3 2 (2.47%) Cucumber
3 2 (2.47%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.47%) JUnit
3 2 (2.47%) Maven
3 2 (2.47%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (2.47%) Subversion
3 2 (2.47%) TeamCity
3 2 (2.47%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (1.23%) Vagrant
General
1 15 (18.52%) Finance
2 6 (7.41%) Manufacturing
2 6 (7.41%) Retail
3 5 (6.17%) Automotive
4 3 (3.70%) Aerospace
4 3 (3.70%) Marketing
5 2 (2.47%) Banking
6 1 (1.23%) Back Office
6 1 (1.23%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.58%) .NET
2 4 (4.94%) OAuth
2 4 (4.94%) OAuth2
2 4 (4.94%) SAML
3 3 (3.70%) JSON
3 3 (3.70%) WF
4 2 (2.47%) AngularJS
4 2 (2.47%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.47%) Hibernate
4 2 (2.47%) Java EE
4 2 (2.47%) JPA
4 2 (2.47%) jQuery
4 2 (2.47%) REST
4 2 (2.47%) SOAP
4 2 (2.47%) Spring
4 2 (2.47%) Spring MVC
4 2 (2.47%) Web Services
5 1 (1.23%) Classic ASP
5 1 (1.23%) CSS
5 1 (1.23%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.41%) User Experience
2 5 (6.17%) PKI
3 4 (4.94%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.94%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (3.70%) Driving Licence
4 3 (3.70%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.70%) N-Tier
4 3 (3.70%) Private Cloud
4 3 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.47%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.23%) DataPower
6 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.17%) Windows
2 2 (2.47%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (38.27%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (16.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (13.58%) Migration
4 9 (11.11%) Waterfall
5 7 (8.64%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (8.64%) TOGAF
6 6 (7.41%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (7.41%) Data Modelling
6 6 (7.41%) DevOps
6 6 (7.41%) Identity Access Management
6 6 (7.41%) Project Governance
6 6 (7.41%) Scrum
6 6 (7.41%) SOA
7 5 (6.17%) Business Transformation
7 5 (6.17%) CRM
7 5 (6.17%) PLM
7 5 (6.17%) Security Architecture
8 4 (4.94%) Identity Management
8 4 (4.94%) OO
8 4 (4.94%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.64%) SQL
2 6 (7.41%) C#
3 4 (4.94%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.70%) Java
5 2 (2.47%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.23%) Perl
6 1 (1.23%) Python
6 1 (1.23%) Ruby
6 1 (1.23%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.23%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.23%) VBA
6 1 (1.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (3.70%) CEH
1 3 (3.70%) CISM
1 3 (3.70%) CISSP
1 3 (3.70%) Degree
2 1 (1.23%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.23%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.23%) CCNA
2 1 (1.23%) CCNP
2 1 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.23%) MCSE
2 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.41%) GDPR
2 5 (6.17%) GCP
3 2 (2.47%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (6.17%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.70%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (2.47%) Docker
3 2 (2.47%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.23%) VMware NSX
4 1 (1.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (6.17%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (3.70%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (2.47%) Ansible
3 2 (2.47%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.47%) Puppet
3 2 (2.47%) SCCM
3 2 (2.47%) Terraform
3 2 (2.47%) vRealize
4 1 (1.23%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 17 (20.99%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.88%) Google
3 5 (6.17%) Oracle
3 5 (6.17%) VMware
4 4 (4.94%) SAP
5 3 (3.70%) BT
6 2 (2.47%) Apple
6 2 (2.47%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.23%) Cisco
7 1 (1.23%) IBM
7 1 (1.23%) Retek