Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Architect was £519 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leicestershire during the 6 months to 20 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
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 41 48
Rank change year-on-year -7 +7 -8
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 16 17 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 2.85% 3.23% 3.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.93% 3.38% 3.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 16 6
Leicestershire median daily rate £519 £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.19% +16.67% -15.29%
10th Percentile £405 £419 £406
90th Percentile £600 £675 £594
East Midlands median daily rate £525 £550 £500
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leicestershire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £49.08 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire. 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
Leicestershire
Contract vacancies in Leicestershire with a recognized job title 546 503 501
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.33% 95.63% 95.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 308 274
Leicestershire median daily rate £340 £338 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.74% +8.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £214 £131 £126
90th Percentile £536 £500 £475
East Midlands median daily rate £390 £390 £375
% change year-on-year - +4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 22 40
Leicestershire median hourly rate £13.75 £14.00 £12.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.79% +13.13% -38.13%
10th Percentile £9.75 £8.69 £9.93
90th Percentile £43.63 £37.10 £34.25
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year +7.41% +3.85% -3.70%

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Leicestershire

Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Architect in Leicestershire

Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Architect in Leicestershire

Architect
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 20 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
Leicester -8 7 £470 -10.48% 2
Hinckley - 1 £625 -
Architect
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 20 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 Leicestershire region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
1 5 (31.25%) Migration
2 4 (25.00%) Data Architecture
2 4 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 4 (25.00%) ETL
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 3 (18.75%) .NET
3 3 (18.75%) MVC
3 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 2 (12.50%) IT Strategy
4 2 (12.50%) Scrum
4 2 (12.50%) Integration Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Content Management
4 2 (12.50%) Web Application Development
4 2 (12.50%) REST
4 2 (12.50%) Sitecore
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
4 2 (12.50%) SAP
4 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (6.25%) C#
5 1 (6.25%) HTML
5 1 (6.25%) Java
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
5 1 (6.25%) CSS
5 1 (6.25%) Windows
5 1 (6.25%) LDAP

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 1 (6.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Magento
1 1 (6.25%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (6.25%) G Suite
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
1 1 (6.25%) LAN
1 1 (6.25%) LDAP
1 1 (6.25%) Unified Communications
1 1 (6.25%) VoIP
1 1 (6.25%) WAN
General
1 1 (6.25%) Aerospace
1 1 (6.25%) Automotive
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
2 2 (12.50%) REST
3 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
3 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
3 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (6.25%) CSS
3 1 (6.25%) CSS3
3 1 (6.25%) Ember.js
3 1 (6.25%) HTML
3 1 (6.25%) HTML5
3 1 (6.25%) jQuery
3 1 (6.25%) Middleware
3 1 (6.25%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Licensing
1 1 (6.25%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Android
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
1 5 (31.25%) Migration
2 4 (25.00%) Data Architecture
2 4 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 4 (25.00%) ETL
3 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (18.75%) MVC
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) Content Management
4 2 (12.50%) Integration Testing
4 2 (12.50%) IT Strategy
4 2 (12.50%) Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) Scrum
4 2 (12.50%) Web Application Development
5 1 (6.25%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (6.25%) Microservices
5 1 (6.25%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (6.25%) SDLC
5 1 (6.25%) Software Licensing
5 1 (6.25%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) C#
2 1 (6.25%) Java
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) BitLocker
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) SAP
2 2 (12.50%) Sitecore
3 1 (6.25%) Adobe
3 1 (6.25%) Aruba
3 1 (6.25%) ATG
3 1 (6.25%) Avaya
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix
3 1 (6.25%) Google
3 1 (6.25%) hybris
3 1 (6.25%) Meraki
3 1 (6.25%) NetApp
3 1 (6.25%) Northgate
3 1 (6.25%) OpenText
3 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds