Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Architect was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in Newport during the 6 months to 24 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
South Wales > Newport
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 17 37
Rank change year-on-year +9 +20 -13
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 23 29 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 13.45% 9.86% 5.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.86% 10.14% 5.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 23 5
Newport median daily rate £550 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £475 £425 £405
90th Percentile £597 £728 £503
South Wales median daily rate £450 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Newport median hourly rate £57.50 £76.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.84% - -
South Wales median hourly rate £57.50 £76.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year -24.84% +112.50% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newport. 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
Newport
Contract vacancies in Newport with a recognized job title 166 286 229
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.08% 97.28% 93.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 186 136
Newport median daily rate £400 £425 £414
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +2.72% +7.47%
10th Percentile £149 £284 £303
90th Percentile £575 £550 £511
South Wales median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 19
Newport median hourly rate £41.50 £46.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.75% +190.63% -36.00%
10th Percentile £21.20 £11.02 £9.00
90th Percentile £58.75 £65.63 £29.65
South Wales median hourly rate £16.50 £15.38 £15.81
% change year-on-year +7.32% -2.72% +17.07%

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

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

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 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Architect in Newport

Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Architect in Newport

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 Newport region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 11 (47.83%) Security Cleared
2 10 (43.48%) Cloudera
3 9 (39.13%) Open Source
3 9 (39.13%) Data Modelling
4 8 (34.78%) NoSQL
5 7 (30.43%) SC Cleared
5 7 (30.43%) Data Management
6 6 (26.09%) TOGAF
6 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (26.09%) SOA
6 6 (26.09%) Microservices
6 6 (26.09%) Service Design
7 5 (21.74%) CESG Certified Professional
7 5 (21.74%) Hadoop
7 5 (21.74%) Information Assurance
7 5 (21.74%) SQL
7 5 (21.74%) CISSP
7 5 (21.74%) Migration
8 4 (17.39%) Data Migration
8 4 (17.39%) Business Process Modelling
9 3 (13.04%) Security Operations
9 3 (13.04%) Security Operations Centre
9 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
9 3 (13.04%) SABSA
9 3 (13.04%) Cloud Foundry
9 3 (13.04%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (13.04%) SIEM
9 3 (13.04%) Data Governance
9 3 (13.04%) Big Data

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 (13.04%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.35%) IIS
2 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) DHCP
1 1 (4.35%) DNS
1 1 (4.35%) Firewall
1 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.35%) VLAN
1 1 (4.35%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) NoSQL
2 5 (21.74%) Hadoop
3 3 (13.04%) Big Data
4 1 (4.35%) GIS
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (4.35%) Back Office
1 1 (4.35%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
1 3 (13.04%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (8.70%) CESG
2 2 (8.70%) Cyber Defence
2 2 (8.70%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
1 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
2 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Data Modelling
1 9 (39.13%) Open Source
2 7 (30.43%) Data Management
3 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (26.09%) Microservices
3 6 (26.09%) Service Design
3 6 (26.09%) SOA
3 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (26.09%) TOGAF
4 5 (21.74%) Information Assurance
4 5 (21.74%) Migration
5 4 (17.39%) Business Process Modelling
5 4 (17.39%) Data Migration
6 3 (13.04%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (13.04%) Data Architecture
6 3 (13.04%) Data Governance
6 3 (13.04%) Data Integration
6 3 (13.04%) SABSA
6 3 (13.04%) Security Operations
6 3 (13.04%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) Java
2 3 (13.04%) Python
2 3 (13.04%) R
2 3 (13.04%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (47.83%) Security Cleared
2 7 (30.43%) SC Cleared
3 5 (21.74%) CESG Certified Professional
3 5 (21.74%) CISSP
4 3 (13.04%) ISSAP
4 3 (13.04%) MCSE
4 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (8.70%) CCNP
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (8.70%) CISMP
6 1 (4.35%) Degree
6 1 (4.35%) HNC
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Workstation
1 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) QRadar
2 1 (4.35%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.35%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (4.35%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.35%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (4.35%) SCCM
2 1 (4.35%) SCOM
2 1 (4.35%) vCenter Server
2 1 (4.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Cloudera
2 3 (13.04%) McAfee
3 2 (8.70%) AlienVault
3 2 (8.70%) ArcSight
3 2 (8.70%) Intel
3 2 (8.70%) LogLogic
3 2 (8.70%) LogRhythm
3 2 (8.70%) Splunk
4 1 (4.35%) ESRI
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.35%) SAP
4 1 (4.35%) Symantec
4 1 (4.35%) VMware