The median contractor rate for a Architect was £575 per day in advertised job vacancies in Liverpool during the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Architect
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 23 18 15
Rank change year-on-year -5 -3  
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 11 20 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 4.25% 7.94% 6.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.44% 8.20% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 9
Median daily rate £575 £495 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.16% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £433 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £570 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £520 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +4.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £52.50 £43.50
% change year-on-year -19.52% +20.68%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool. 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
Liverpool
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 248 244 217
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 95.75% 96.83% 94.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 184 118
Median daily rate £375 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +18.51%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £494
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 10
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £13.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.50 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £16.25 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.10%  

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

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 3 months to 24 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Architect in Liverpool.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Architect in Liverpool

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (21.74%) .NET
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (17.39%) Data Centre
3 4 (17.39%) Personalization
3 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
3 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 4 (17.39%) Retail
3 4 (17.39%) WebSphere
3 4 (17.39%) Degree
4 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (13.04%) Dell
4 3 (13.04%) EMC
4 3 (13.04%) Cisco
4 3 (13.04%) Middleware
4 3 (13.04%) UML
4 3 (13.04%) SOA
4 3 (13.04%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 3 (13.04%) C#
4 3 (13.04%) Java
4 3 (13.04%) J2EE
4 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio
4 3 (13.04%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (13.04%) Microservices
4 3 (13.04%) Analytics
4 3 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
4 3 (13.04%) Rational Application Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
5 2 (8.70%) AngularJS

Architect Skill Set
Top Related 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 4 (17.39%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.35%) Apache Spark
2 1 (4.35%) SAS
2 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.35%) WebLogic Integration
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.35%) GitHub
3 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) LAN
1 2 (8.70%) WAN
2 1 (4.35%) DMZ
2 1 (4.35%) Firewall
2 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Apache Hive
1 1 (4.35%) Big Data
1 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Rational Application Developer
1 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio
1 3 (13.04%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (17.39%) Retail
2 2 (8.70%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Legal
3 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) .NET
2 3 (13.04%) J2EE
2 3 (13.04%) Middleware
3 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.35%) Ember.js
4 1 (4.35%) Java EE
4 1 (4.35%) Node.js
4 1 (4.35%) REST
4 1 (4.35%) SOAP
4 1 (4.35%) Web Services
4 1 (4.35%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (17.39%) Personalization
3 3 (13.04%) Analytics
3 3 (13.04%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (13.04%) Microservices
3 3 (13.04%) SOA
3 3 (13.04%) UML
4 2 (8.70%) Asset Management
4 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.70%) Data Modelling
4 2 (8.70%) DevOps
4 2 (8.70%) ETL
4 2 (8.70%) IT Strategy
4 2 (8.70%) RAD
4 2 (8.70%) RUP
4 2 (8.70%) Scrum
4 2 (8.70%) SEO
4 2 (8.70%) Web Analytics
4 2 (8.70%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
2 3 (13.04%) C#
2 3 (13.04%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Cisco
2 3 (13.04%) Dell
2 3 (13.04%) EMC
3 1 (4.35%) IBM
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