Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Architect was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in East Sussex during the 6 months to 18 November 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.

Architect
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 45 42
Rank change year-on-year 0 -3 -5
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 12 13 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 2.21% 2.46% 3.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.27% 2.54% 3.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 21
East Sussex median daily rate £525 £513 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% +2.50% +11.11%
10th Percentile £495 £454 £386
90th Percentile £568 £591 £710
South East median daily rate £538 £513 £498
% change year-on-year +4.88% +3.02% +0.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £52.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year - +4.00% +11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex. 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
East Sussex
Contract vacancies in East Sussex with a recognized job title 528 512 690
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.06% 96.79% 98.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 366 321 472
East Sussex median daily rate £375 £380 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.32% +7.80% +8.46%
10th Percentile £256 £213 £225
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +7.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 17 26
East Sussex median hourly rate £23.00 £17.50 £18.59
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.43% -5.86% +17.57%
10th Percentile £10.44 £13.15 £10.61
90th Percentile £86.88 £39.30 £40.00
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% +12.50%

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

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
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 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +5 7 £525 +14.13% 2
Hove - 2 £525 -
Architect
South East

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 4 (33.33%) Finance
1 4 (33.33%) Project Management
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (16.67%) Microservices
3 2 (16.67%) DevOps
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Optimisation
3 2 (16.67%) Virtual Team
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) DoDAF
3 2 (16.67%) Spring
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 2 (16.67%) Data Integration
3 2 (16.67%) Data Architecture
3 2 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 2 (16.67%) Java EE
3 2 (16.67%) Open Source
3 2 (16.67%) JBoss
3 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 2 (16.67%) ETL
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (16.67%) IBM
3 2 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (16.67%) WebLogic

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 2 (16.67%) JBoss
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Application Server
1 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
1 2 (16.67%) WebSphere
1 2 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP PSCD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (8.33%) Power BI
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
1 2 (16.67%) Java EE
1 2 (16.67%) Spring
1 2 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (16.67%) Mainframe
2 2 (16.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Project Management
2 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (16.67%) Data Architecture
3 2 (16.67%) Data Integration
3 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 2 (16.67%) DevOps
3 2 (16.67%) DoDAF
3 2 (16.67%) ETL
3 2 (16.67%) Microservices
3 2 (16.67%) Open Source
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Optimisation
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Data Transformation
4 1 (8.33%) Line Management
4 1 (8.33%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (8.33%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) PHP
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) CCNA
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (8.33%) MCSE
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) IBM
2 2 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (8.33%) Adobe