Period
to 18 July 2018

The median contractor rate for an Architect was £335 per day in advertised job vacancies in Lincolnshire during the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

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 > Lincolnshire
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 17 15
Rank change year-on-year +8 -2 +3
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 11 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 11.58% 7.86% 4.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.83% 7.86% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 9
Lincolnshire median daily rate £335 £451 £1,000
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.76% -54.88% +81.65%
East Midlands median daily rate £525 £525 £498
% change year-on-year - +5.53% -4.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Lincolnshire median hourly rate £45.43 - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Lincolnshire. 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
Lincolnshire
Contract vacancies in Lincolnshire with a recognized job title 93 140 88
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.89% 100.00% 95.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 54 52
Lincolnshire median daily rate £350 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% -3.45%
10th Percentile £181 £216 £256
90th Percentile £500 £501 £501
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £398 £375
% change year-on-year +0.63% +6.00% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 30 11
Lincolnshire median hourly rate £15.86 £16.25 £16.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.40% +0.99% -4.37%
10th Percentile £8.89 £12.45 £13.50
90th Percentile £18.50 £52.50 £24.25
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.00 £13.86 £13.50
% change year-on-year +22.66% +2.67% -

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Lincolnshire

Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Architect in Lincolnshire

Architect
Contract Job Locations in Lincolnshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Lincolnshire region over the 6 months to 18 July 2018. 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
Lincoln +7 4 - -
Spalding - 1 - -
Architect
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Lincolnshire region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 5 (45.45%) E-Commerce
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (36.36%) Office 365
2 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
3 3 (27.27%) .NET Core
3 3 (27.27%) Advertising
3 3 (27.27%) C#
3 3 (27.27%) SAN
3 3 (27.27%) OO
3 3 (27.27%) .NET
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) Kafka
3 3 (27.27%) Analytics
3 3 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (27.27%) Docker
3 3 (27.27%) Microservices
3 3 (27.27%) PaaS
3 3 (27.27%) BDD
3 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
3 3 (27.27%) NoSQL
3 3 (27.27%) Node.js
3 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (27.27%) Marketing
3 3 (27.27%) TDD
3 3 (27.27%) Google
3 3 (27.27%) Google Analytics
4 2 (18.18%) Mule

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lincolnshire 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 (18.18%) Mule
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (36.36%) Office 365
2 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (27.27%) Google Analytics
2 3 (27.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) SAN
2 2 (18.18%) LAN
2 2 (18.18%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
1 3 (27.27%) NoSQL
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (27.27%) Advertising
1 3 (27.27%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
1 3 (27.27%) .NET Core
1 3 (27.27%) Kafka
1 3 (27.27%) Node.js
2 2 (18.18%) J2EE
2 2 (18.18%) JSON
2 2 (18.18%) REST
2 2 (18.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
1 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (45.45%) E-Commerce
2 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (27.27%) Analytics
3 3 (27.27%) BDD
3 3 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (27.27%) Microservices
3 3 (27.27%) OO
3 3 (27.27%) TDD
4 2 (18.18%) High Availability
4 2 (18.18%) Requirements Management
4 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
4 2 (18.18%) Validation
5 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) CEH
1 2 (18.18%) MCSA
1 2 (18.18%) MCSE
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Docker
2 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) vSphere
2 2 (18.18%) XenApp
3 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Google
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix
2 2 (18.18%) Veeam
2 2 (18.18%) Veritas
2 2 (18.18%) VMware