Period
to 17 August 2018

The median contractor rate for an Azure Architect was £600 per day in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 6 months to 17 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.

Microsoft Azure Architect
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 54 74
Rank change year-on-year -9 +20 -
Contract jobs requiring an Azure Architect 7 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.84% 0.16% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 0.17% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Coventry median daily rate £600 £463 £519
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.73% -10.84% -
West Midlands median daily rate £550 £481 £500
% change year-on-year +14.29% -3.75% -
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 784 596 832
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.00% 93.86% 93.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 498 409 527
Coventry median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £280 £192 £281
90th Percentile £575 £515 £525
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 45 41
Coventry median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.33% - -9.09%
10th Percentile £11.80 £10.50 £10.00
90th Percentile £34.63 £28.00 £38.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.49 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -3.19% +6.67% -14.29%

Azure Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for Azure Architect in Coventry

Azure Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Azure Architect in Coventry

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

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, Azure 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 Azure Architect in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (57.14%) User Experience
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) Workflow
4 3 (42.86%) Scrum
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) OO
4 3 (42.86%) N-Tier
4 3 (42.86%) SOA
4 3 (42.86%) API Design
4 3 (42.86%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (42.86%) WF
5 2 (28.57%) .NET
5 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
5 2 (28.57%) Microservices
6 1 (14.29%) Firewall
6 1 (14.29%) MVC
6 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
6 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
6 1 (14.29%) JSON
6 1 (14.29%) C#
6 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
6 1 (14.29%) DHCP
6 1 (14.29%) DNS
6 1 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (14.29%) Remote Desktop

Azure 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:

Cloud Services
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio Team System
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) WF
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (14.29%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) User Experience
2 3 (42.86%) N-Tier
3 1 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (42.86%) API Design
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (42.86%) OO
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) SOA
3 3 (42.86%) Workflow
4 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
4 2 (28.57%) Microservices
5 1 (14.29%) Conceptual Models
5 1 (14.29%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft