The median contractor rate for a Web Architect was £481 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Architect
UK / England
Rank 547 549 541
Rank change year-on-year +2 -8  
Contract jobs requiring a Web Architect 19 66 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.046% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.14% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 45 53
Median daily rate £481 £525 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% -4.54%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £425 £421
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £625 £648
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £500 £550
% change year-on-year -5.00% -9.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 39295 46721 46527
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.81% 95.22% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 25610 30627 28567
Median daily rate £435 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £263 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1355 1460 1889
Median hourly rate £18.50 £18.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Web Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Web Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Web Architect in England

Web Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Architect in England

Web Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Architect in England over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Architect in England

Web Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Architect in England

Web Architect
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 27 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
London +12 7 £850 +61.90% 4
South East -7 5 £450 +5.88%
North West +27 3 £550 -21.42%
Yorkshire +19 2 £438 -35.18% 3
East of England -7 2 £494 -1.25% 1
Web Architect
UK

Web Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, Web 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 England region featuring Web Architect in the job title.

1 23 (47.92%) Web Services
2 12 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (22.92%) HTML
3 11 (22.92%) Java
3 11 (22.92%) .NET
3 11 (22.92%) SOA
4 10 (20.83%) TOGAF
4 10 (20.83%) DevOps
5 9 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
6 8 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 8 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 8 (16.67%) Finance
7 7 (14.58%) Firewall
7 7 (14.58%) Spring
7 7 (14.58%) VPN
7 7 (14.58%) Adobe
7 7 (14.58%) Oracle
7 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET
7 7 (14.58%) XML
7 7 (14.58%) Jenkins
7 7 (14.58%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (14.58%) Puppet
8 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (12.50%) Bitbucket
8 6 (12.50%) AngularJS
8 6 (12.50%) C#
8 6 (12.50%) Apache
8 6 (12.50%) J2EE
8 6 (12.50%) PKI

Web Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 6 (12.50%) Apache
2 4 (8.33%) CMS
3 3 (6.25%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (4.17%) Drupal
4 2 (4.17%) IIS
4 2 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (4.17%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (2.08%) nginx
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.08%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) InfoPath
1 2 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.17%) Akamai
3 2 (4.17%) IaaS
3 2 (4.17%) Office 365
3 2 (4.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.58%) Firewall
1 7 (14.58%) VPN
2 5 (10.42%) DNS
2 5 (10.42%) LAN
2 5 (10.42%) SNMP
2 5 (10.42%) WAN
3 2 (4.17%) LDAP
4 1 (2.08%) DMZ
4 1 (2.08%) Extranet
4 1 (2.08%) Intranet
4 1 (2.08%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.42%) Hadoop
1 5 (10.42%) Oracle Database
1 5 (10.42%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (10.42%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.17%) PowerPivot
3 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.08%) Big Data
4 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.08%) OLAP
4 1 (2.08%) OLTP
4 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (14.58%) Jenkins
2 6 (12.50%) Bitbucket
3 5 (10.42%) JIRA
4 3 (6.25%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.17%) Ant
5 2 (4.17%) CruiseControl
5 2 (4.17%) EasyMock
5 2 (4.17%) JBehave
5 2 (4.17%) JUnit
5 2 (4.17%) Maven
5 2 (4.17%) Mockito
5 2 (4.17%) Selenium
5 2 (4.17%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (2.08%) Grunt
General
1 8 (16.67%) Finance
2 4 (8.33%) Banking
3 3 (6.25%) Retail
4 1 (2.08%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (47.92%) Web Services
2 11 (22.92%) .NET
2 11 (22.92%) HTML
3 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET
3 7 (14.58%) Spring
3 7 (14.58%) XML
4 6 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 6 (12.50%) J2EE
5 5 (10.42%) Apache Flex
5 5 (10.42%) Elastic Stack
5 5 (10.42%) Hibernate
5 5 (10.42%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 4 (8.33%) REST
6 4 (8.33%) RESTful
6 4 (8.33%) SOAP
7 3 (6.25%) CSS
7 3 (6.25%) HTML5
7 3 (6.25%) Middleware
8 2 (4.17%) JMX
8 2 (4.17%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) PKI
2 3 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.17%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.17%) Reference Data
3 2 (4.17%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.08%) CESG
4 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.08%) Fintech
4 1 (2.08%) iPad
4 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.08%) Tandem
4 1 (2.08%) User Experience
4 1 (2.08%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.17%) Linux
1 2 (4.17%) Windows
2 1 (2.08%) AIX
2 1 (2.08%) MVS
2 1 (2.08%) Unix
2 1 (2.08%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (22.92%) SOA
3 10 (20.83%) DevOps
3 10 (20.83%) TOGAF
4 7 (14.58%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (10.42%) Content Management
5 5 (10.42%) Migration
5 5 (10.42%) OO
5 5 (10.42%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (10.42%) Web Development
6 4 (8.33%) Configuration Management
6 4 (8.33%) Data Architecture
6 4 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (6.25%) Analytics
7 3 (6.25%) API Design
7 3 (6.25%) Coaching
7 3 (6.25%) Enterprise Content Management
7 3 (6.25%) Master Data Management
7 3 (6.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (22.92%) Java
3 6 (12.50%) C#
4 2 (4.17%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.08%) ActionScript
5 1 (2.08%) ActionScript 2.0
5 1 (2.08%) PHP
5 1 (2.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 8 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.25%) AWS Certification
2 3 (6.25%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) SLA
2 1 (2.08%) WCAG
System Software
1 5 (10.42%) Docker
2 2 (4.17%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.08%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (14.58%) Puppet
2 5 (10.42%) Ansible
2 5 (10.42%) Consul
2 5 (10.42%) Kubernetes
2 5 (10.42%) Packer
2 5 (10.42%) Rsyslog
2 5 (10.42%) Terraform
2 5 (10.42%) yum
2 5 (10.42%) ZABBIX
3 2 (4.17%) CA Single Sign-On
3 2 (4.17%) Capistrano
3 2 (4.17%) Nagios
3 2 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (14.58%) Adobe
1 7 (14.58%) Oracle
2 5 (10.42%) AppDynamics
2 5 (10.42%) Atlassian
2 5 (10.42%) CA
2 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.42%) VMware
3 2 (4.17%) F5
3 2 (4.17%) Google
3 2 (4.17%) MuleSoft
3 2 (4.17%) Riverbed
4 1 (2.08%) BT
4 1 (2.08%) Forcepoint
4 1 (2.08%) Sitecore