The median contractor rate for a Architect was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in East Sussex during the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Architect
South East / East Sussex
Rank 25 18 32
Rank change year-on-year -7 +14  
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 10 22 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 4.76% 7.51% 3.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.10% 7.59% 3.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 9
Median daily rate £550 £425 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.41% -19.04%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £415 £470
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £520 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +4.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £52.50 £43.50
% change year-on-year -19.52% +20.68%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex. 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
East Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 196 290 302
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 93.33% 98.98% 97.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 197 158
Median daily rate £350 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -2.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 23
Median hourly rate £11.00 £15.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.66% -53.84%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex that featured Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Architect in East Sussex

Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Architect in East Sussex

Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in East Sussex over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Architect in East Sussex

Architect
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -8 8 £575 +35.29%
Hove - 1 £475 -
Architect
South East

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 East Sussex region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 7 (29.17%) Data Centre
2 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 5 (20.83%) Cisco
2 5 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (20.83%) Data Modelling
2 5 (20.83%) ETL
2 5 (20.83%) CCNP
3 4 (16.67%) Physical Data Model
3 4 (16.67%) Analytics
3 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (16.67%) CCIE
3 4 (16.67%) Data Architecture
3 4 (16.67%) Information Architecture
4 3 (12.50%) Moodle
4 3 (12.50%) Document Management
4 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (12.50%) Data Security
4 3 (12.50%) Workflow
4 3 (12.50%) SAP
4 3 (12.50%) CSS
4 3 (12.50%) HTML
4 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (12.50%) PHP
4 3 (12.50%) MySQL
4 3 (12.50%) Oracle
4 3 (12.50%) UML
4 3 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (8.33%) User Experience
5 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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 (12.50%) Moodle
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (12.50%) MySQL
3 2 (8.33%) NoSQL
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) CSS
1 3 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Data Modelling
1 5 (20.83%) ETL
2 4 (16.67%) Analytics
2 4 (16.67%) Data Architecture
2 4 (16.67%) Information Architecture
2 4 (16.67%) Physical Data Model
3 3 (12.50%) Data Security
3 3 (12.50%) Document Management
3 3 (12.50%) UML
3 3 (12.50%) Workflow
4 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.33%) Data Governance
4 2 (8.33%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (8.33%) Predictive Analytics
4 2 (8.33%) Process Management
4 2 (8.33%) Psychology
4 2 (8.33%) Usability Testing
4 2 (8.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 3 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) CCNP
1 5 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (16.67%) CCIE
3 2 (8.33%) Degree
4 1 (4.17%) CCDP
4 1 (4.17%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (4.17%) Virtual Desktop
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Cisco
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle
2 3 (12.50%) SAP
3 1 (4.17%) Citrix
3 1 (4.17%) Software AG
3 1 (4.17%) VMware
3 1 (4.17%) webMethods