Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Architect was £535 per day in advertised job vacancies in Liverpool during the 6 months to 19 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
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 16 33
Rank change year-on-year -4 +17 -9
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 27 33 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 6.62% 7.52% 3.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.85% 7.99% 4.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 26 18
Liverpool median daily rate £535 £488 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.74% -9.30% +3.86%
10th Percentile £468 £388 £418
90th Percentile £643 £584 £628
Merseyside median daily rate £535 £488 £525
% change year-on-year +9.74% -7.14% +1.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Liverpool median hourly rate - - £30.19
Merseyside median hourly rate - - £30.19

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool. 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
Liverpool
Contract vacancies in Liverpool with a recognized job title 394 413 562
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.57% 94.08% 93.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 257 299
Liverpool median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £197 £210 £156
90th Percentile £550 £525 £538
Merseyside median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 19 27
Liverpool median hourly rate £13.00 £16.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.80 £11.20
90th Percentile £19.75 £24.61 £23.75
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.00 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -16.13% +3.33% -3.23%

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Liverpool

Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Architect in Liverpool

Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Liverpool over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Architect in Liverpool

Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Architect in Liverpool

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 Liverpool region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 11 (40.74%) User Experience
2 9 (33.33%) CRM
2 9 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 9 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 9 (33.33%) Data Architecture
3 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
3 8 (29.63%) Java
4 7 (25.93%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (25.93%) Project Management
4 7 (25.93%) Finance
4 7 (25.93%) Web Design
4 7 (25.93%) Android
4 7 (25.93%) Case Management
4 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (25.93%) Apple iOS
4 7 (25.93%) Data Governance
5 6 (22.22%) REST
5 6 (22.22%) IT Strategy
5 6 (22.22%) Adaptive Web Design
5 6 (22.22%) Java EE
5 6 (22.22%) JSON
5 6 (22.22%) HTML
5 6 (22.22%) Data Management
5 6 (22.22%) JSF
5 6 (22.22%) CSS
5 6 (22.22%) JSP
5 6 (22.22%) Servlets
5 6 (22.22%) Web Services
5 6 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (18.52%) Banking

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 (7.41%) Apache Spark
1 2 (7.41%) SAS
2 1 (3.70%) CMS
2 1 (3.70%) JBoss
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.70%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (3.70%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (3.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (7.41%) Apache Hive
2 2 (7.41%) Big Data
2 2 (7.41%) Hadoop
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Banking
3 4 (14.81%) Retail
4 3 (11.11%) Marketing
5 1 (3.70%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) CSS
1 6 (22.22%) HTML
1 6 (22.22%) Java EE
1 6 (22.22%) JSF
1 6 (22.22%) JSON
1 6 (22.22%) JSP
1 6 (22.22%) REST
1 6 (22.22%) Servlets
1 6 (22.22%) Web Services
2 1 (3.70%) Drools
2 1 (3.70%) Mason
2 1 (3.70%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) User Experience
2 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.41%) Social Media
4 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Android
1 7 (25.93%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) CRM
1 9 (33.33%) Data Architecture
1 9 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 9 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 7 (25.93%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (25.93%) Case Management
2 7 (25.93%) Data Governance
2 7 (25.93%) Project Management
2 7 (25.93%) Web Design
3 6 (22.22%) Adaptive Web Design
3 6 (22.22%) Data Management
3 6 (22.22%) IT Strategy
4 5 (18.52%) Analytics
4 5 (18.52%) Logical Data Model
4 5 (18.52%) Physical Data Model
5 4 (14.81%) Service Management
6 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce
7 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (7.41%) Change Management
7 2 (7.41%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Docker
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Ansible
2 1 (3.70%) Data Guard
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (3.70%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.70%) hybris
3 1 (3.70%) IBM
3 1 (3.70%) SAP
3 1 (3.70%) Siebel
3 1 (3.70%) Sitecore