Period
to 14 August 2018

The median contractor rate for an Architect was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in Derby during the 6 months to 14 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
Derbyshire > Derby
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 29 15
Rank change year-on-year +6 -14 +11
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 11 32 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derby 4.15% 7.39% 8.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.45% 7.86% 8.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 21 12
Derby median daily rate £525 £488 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +27.45% -9.13%
10th Percentile £483 £403 £355
90th Percentile £566 £600 £434
Derbyshire median daily rate £525 £494 £425
% change year-on-year +6.33% +16.18% +0.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Derby median hourly rate £45.00 - -
Derbyshire median hourly rate £45.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Derby. 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
Derby
Contract vacancies in Derby with a recognized job title 247 407 252
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.21% 94.00% 94.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 288 134
Derby median daily rate £400 £406 £326
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.54% +24.62% -13.07%
10th Percentile £185 £231 £117
90th Percentile £550 £550 £530
Derbyshire median daily rate £398 £405 £350
% change year-on-year -1.85% +15.71% -1.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 10 32
Derby median hourly rate £17.50 £14.35 £9.91
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.95% +44.84% -22.29%
10th Percentile £14.75 £13.39 £8.69
90th Percentile £47.13 £17.50 £20.65
Derbyshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.20 £10.88
% change year-on-year +23.24% +30.57% -25.00%

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Derby

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Derby

Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derby

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Architect in Derby

Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Derby

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Architect in Derby

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

For the 6 months to 14 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 Derby region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) Manufacturing
2 4 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (27.27%) ETL
3 3 (27.27%) Informatica
3 3 (27.27%) PowerCenter
3 3 (27.27%) PLM
3 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (27.27%) R
3 3 (27.27%) Data Analytics
3 3 (27.27%) Analytics
3 3 (27.27%) Data Quality
3 3 (27.27%) Big Data
3 3 (27.27%) Apache Spark
3 3 (27.27%) Data Engineering
3 3 (27.27%) Python
4 2 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Firewall
4 2 (18.18%) Wireless
4 2 (18.18%) Network Design
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco
4 2 (18.18%) CCNP
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (9.09%) C#
5 1 (9.09%) Java
5 1 (9.09%) SQL

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derby 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 (27.27%) Apache Spark
2 1 (9.09%) CMS
2 1 (9.09%) JBoss
2 1 (9.09%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (9.09%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
1 2 (18.18%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (27.27%) Big Data
2 3 (27.27%) PowerCenter
3 1 (9.09%) Power BI
General
1 4 (36.36%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Analytics
1 3 (27.27%) Data Analytics
1 3 (27.27%) Data Engineering
1 3 (27.27%) ETL
1 3 (27.27%) PLM
1 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Network Design
2 2 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (9.09%) Benchmarking
3 1 (9.09%) Big Data Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) Financial Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Open Source
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Python
1 3 (27.27%) R
2 1 (9.09%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) CCNP
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) Data Quality
2 1 (9.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Informatica
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) McAfee
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Sitecore