The median contractor rate for a Architect was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Newport during the 3 months to 28 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.

Architect
South Wales / Newport
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 22 -
Rank change year-on-year +14 -  
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 16 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 16.67% 2.47% -
As % of the Job Titles category 17.02% 2.53% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 0
Median daily rate £450 £385 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.88% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £520 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +4.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £57.50 - -
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 Newport. 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
Newport
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 94 79 80
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newport 97.92% 97.53% 96.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 50 51
Median daily rate £500 £370 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.13% -7.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £110 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 9 2
Median hourly rate £14.50 £43.50 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.66% +26.08%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.82% +15.44%  

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Newport

Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newport

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Architect in Newport

Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newport

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Newport over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Architect in Newport

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 Newport region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 11 (42.31%) Management Information System
1 11 (42.31%) Data Modelling
1 11 (42.31%) Security Cleared
2 9 (34.62%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (30.77%) SC Cleared
4 7 (26.92%) Data Structures
5 6 (23.08%) SAP
5 6 (23.08%) Workflow
6 5 (19.23%) Service Delivery
6 5 (19.23%) Content Management
6 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (19.23%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (19.23%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (19.23%) Service Design
6 5 (19.23%) Cyber Defence
7 4 (15.38%) Logical Data Model
7 4 (15.38%) Publishing
7 4 (15.38%) GAP Analysis
8 3 (11.54%) GIS
8 3 (11.54%) ESRI
8 3 (11.54%) Data Analysis
8 3 (11.54%) Supplier Management
8 3 (11.54%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (11.54%) MapReduce
8 3 (11.54%) Apache Pig
8 3 (11.54%) HDFS
8 3 (11.54%) DevOps
8 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
8 3 (11.54%) Big Data
8 3 (11.54%) Hadoop

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport 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 (11.54%) Apache Pig
2 1 (3.85%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) Apache Hive
1 3 (11.54%) Big Data
1 3 (11.54%) GIS
1 3 (11.54%) Hadoop
2 2 (7.69%) HBase
2 2 (7.69%) MongoDB
2 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.85%) Sqoop
General
1 4 (15.38%) Publishing
2 1 (3.85%) Back Office
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) Middleware
2 1 (3.85%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Management Information System
2 9 (34.62%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (26.92%) Data Structures
4 5 (19.23%) Cyber Defence
5 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Data Modelling
2 6 (23.08%) Workflow
3 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (19.23%) Content Management
3 5 (19.23%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (19.23%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (19.23%) Service Delivery
3 5 (19.23%) Service Design
4 4 (15.38%) GAP Analysis
4 4 (15.38%) Logical Data Model
5 3 (11.54%) Data Analysis
5 3 (11.54%) DevOps
5 3 (11.54%) MapReduce
5 3 (11.54%) Supplier Management
5 3 (11.54%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
6 2 (7.69%) Coaching
6 2 (7.69%) Load Balancing
6 2 (7.69%) SIEM
7 1 (3.85%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) Java
1 1 (3.85%) Python
1 1 (3.85%) Scala
1 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (42.31%) Security Cleared
2 8 (30.77%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) HDFS
2 1 (3.85%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Ambari
1 1 (3.85%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (3.85%) Oozie
1 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) SAP
2 3 (11.54%) ESRI
3 2 (7.69%) Cloudera
3 2 (7.69%) Hortonworks
4 1 (3.85%) Splunk