Period
to 25 June 2018

The median contractor rate for an Architect was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 6 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 23 35
Rank change year-on-year +2 +12 -9
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 64 29 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 8.15% 4.79% 4.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.60% 5.07% 4.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 19 17
Coventry median daily rate £525 £520 £483
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.96% +7.77% +13.53%
10th Percentile £425 £479 £378
90th Percentile £613 £568 £590
West Midlands median daily rate £550 £513 £500
% change year-on-year +7.32% +2.50% +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

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 744 572 721
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.78% 94.39% 94.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 478 389 445
Coventry median daily rate £448 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.48% +3.13% +14.29%
10th Percentile £280 £220 £263
90th Percentile £564 £526 £510
West Midlands median daily rate £420 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.27% +9.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 46 29
Coventry median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.33% +11.11% -18.18%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £38.75 £28.00 £39.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £17.13 £15.50
% change year-on-year -9.49% +10.48% -10.14%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 21 (32.81%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (26.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (21.88%) Migration
4 13 (20.31%) Google
5 11 (17.19%) Microsoft
6 10 (15.63%) Active Directory
6 10 (15.63%) Finance
6 10 (15.63%) Office 365
6 10 (15.63%) Microsoft Intune
7 8 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (10.94%) Amazon AWS
8 7 (10.94%) .NET
8 7 (10.94%) Mobile Device Management
9 6 (9.38%) C#
9 6 (9.38%) SOA
9 6 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (9.38%) VMware
9 6 (9.38%) PLM
10 5 (7.81%) CATIA
10 5 (7.81%) ENOVIA
10 5 (7.81%) Windows
10 5 (7.81%) Automotive
10 5 (7.81%) Project Management
10 5 (7.81%) User Experience
10 5 (7.81%) ArchiMate
11 4 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
11 4 (6.25%) GDPR
11 4 (6.25%) Service Management
11 4 (6.25%) Data Modelling
12 3 (4.69%) N-Tier

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 2 (3.13%) CMS
1 2 (3.13%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.13%) Sitefinity
2 1 (1.56%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (7.81%) CATIA
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (7.81%) ENOVIA
2 1 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (1.56%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 17 (26.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (15.63%) Office 365
3 7 (10.94%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.13%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (3.13%) IaaS
4 2 (3.13%) OneDrive
4 2 (3.13%) PaaS
4 2 (3.13%) SaaS
4 2 (3.13%) Yammer
5 1 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.56%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.56%) Oracle Service Cloud
5 1 (1.56%) Route 53
5 1 (1.56%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.13%) DNS
1 2 (3.13%) Firewall
1 2 (3.13%) Intranet
1 2 (3.13%) LAN
1 2 (3.13%) Skype
1 2 (3.13%) VoIP
1 2 (3.13%) VSAN
1 2 (3.13%) WAN
1 2 (3.13%) Wireless
2 1 (1.56%) DHCP
2 1 (1.56%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.13%) RDBMS
2 2 (3.13%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.56%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.56%) Big Data
3 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Git (software)
1 3 (4.69%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.13%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (1.56%) JIRA
3 1 (1.56%) Selenium
3 1 (1.56%) Vagrant
General
1 10 (15.63%) Finance
2 5 (7.81%) Automotive
3 3 (4.69%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.69%) Marketing
3 3 (4.69%) Retail
4 2 (3.13%) Banking
5 1 (1.56%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.94%) .NET
2 3 (4.69%) Web Services
2 3 (4.69%) WF
3 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.56%) .NET Core
4 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET Core
4 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.56%) Classic ASP
4 1 (1.56%) CSS
4 1 (1.56%) HTML
4 1 (1.56%) JSON
4 1 (1.56%) OAuth
4 1 (1.56%) OAuth2
4 1 (1.56%) SAML
4 1 (1.56%) XML
4 1 (1.56%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.81%) User Experience
2 3 (4.69%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.69%) N-Tier
2 3 (4.69%) Private Cloud
3 2 (3.13%) PKI
4 1 (1.56%) DataPower
4 1 (1.56%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.56%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.56%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.56%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.81%) Windows
2 2 (3.13%) Linux
2 2 (3.13%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (32.81%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (21.88%) Migration
3 8 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (10.94%) Mobile Device Management
5 6 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (9.38%) PLM
5 6 (9.38%) SOA
6 5 (7.81%) ArchiMate
6 5 (7.81%) Project Management
7 4 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (6.25%) Data Modelling
7 4 (6.25%) Service Management
8 3 (4.69%) DevOps
8 3 (4.69%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (4.69%) OO
8 3 (4.69%) Scrum
8 3 (4.69%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (4.69%) TOGAF
8 3 (4.69%) UML
8 3 (4.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.38%) C#
2 3 (4.69%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.13%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.13%) Python
3 2 (3.13%) Ruby
3 2 (3.13%) SQL
4 1 (1.56%) Java
4 1 (1.56%) Perl
4 1 (1.56%) PHP
4 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.56%) VBA
4 1 (1.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (3.13%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.56%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.25%) GDPR
2 2 (3.13%) GCP
3 1 (1.56%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (15.63%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.69%) Docker
2 3 (4.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.56%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 10 (15.63%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (4.69%) Ansible
2 3 (4.69%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (4.69%) Puppet
2 3 (4.69%) Terraform
3 2 (3.13%) SCCM
3 2 (3.13%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (3.13%) vRealize
4 1 (1.56%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 13 (20.31%) Google
2 11 (17.19%) Microsoft
3 6 (9.38%) VMware
4 3 (4.69%) BT
4 3 (4.69%) Oracle
5 2 (3.13%) Apple
5 2 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.56%) Capita
6 1 (1.56%) Cisco
6 1 (1.56%) Cloudera
6 1 (1.56%) IBM
6 1 (1.56%) SAP