The median contractor rate for an Architect was £569 per day in advertised job vacancies in Guildford during the 3 months to 23 June 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
Surrey / Guildford
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 15 25
Rank change year-on-year +1 +10  
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 4 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 3.96% 4.44% 2.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.12% 4.65% 2.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 2
Median daily rate £569 £419 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.98% -9.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £358 £413
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £586 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £57.50 £47.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year +21.05% +25.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford. 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
Guildford
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 97 86 153
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 96.04% 95.56% 93.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 56 97
Median daily rate £413 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 8
Median hourly rate £15.50 £23.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.60% +46.03%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £15.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £19.31
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Guildford

Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Architect in Guildford

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Guildford region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Guidewire
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) J2EE
2 3 (42.86%) Adabas
2 3 (42.86%) NATURAL
2 3 (42.86%) TOGAF
2 3 (42.86%) FileNet
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (14.29%) Wireframes
4 1 (14.29%) Pega PRPC
4 1 (14.29%) Programme Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow
4 1 (14.29%) User Experience
4 1 (14.29%) Retail
4 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Electronics
4 1 (14.29%) Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) QA
4 1 (14.29%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (14.29%) BPMN
4 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Pega
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (14.29%) SaaS
4 1 (14.29%) PaaS

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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 (42.86%) FileNet
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Pega PRPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (14.29%) PaaS
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Axure RP
1 1 (14.29%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 1 (14.29%) Electronics
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (42.86%) TOGAF
3 1 (14.29%) BPMN
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Information Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
3 1 (14.29%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
1 3 (42.86%) NATURAL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Guidewire
2 1 (14.29%) Pega
2 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow