The median contractor rate for an Architect was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in Newport during the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 7 32
Rank change year-on-year -3 +25  
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 13 18 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 11.50% 18.37% 7.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.04% 18.37% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 14 11
Median daily rate £500 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £415 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £525 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 0
Median hourly rate £57.50 £72.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.68% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £57.50 £47.50 £43.15
% change year-on-year +21.05% +10.08%  

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 108 98 175
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newport 95.58% 100.00% 97.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 66 133
Median daily rate £413 £370 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.48% -7.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £135 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £499 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 4 5
Median hourly rate £25.00 £72.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.51% +417.85%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £64.30 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £74.00 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

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 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 25 June 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 14 (48.28%) Security Cleared
2 13 (44.83%) Data Modelling
2 13 (44.83%) SC Cleared
3 11 (37.93%) GAP Analysis
3 11 (37.93%) Workflow
4 10 (34.48%) Content Management
5 9 (31.03%) Service Design
6 8 (27.59%) Management Information System
7 7 (24.14%) Logical Data Model
8 5 (17.24%) Cyber Defence
8 5 (17.24%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (17.24%) Microservices
8 5 (17.24%) Back Office
8 5 (17.24%) Service Delivery
8 5 (17.24%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (13.79%) SAP
9 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (13.79%) Disclosure Scotland
10 3 (10.34%) Jenkins
10 3 (10.34%) RabbitMQ
10 3 (10.34%) Kafka
10 3 (10.34%) GitHub
10 3 (10.34%) Event-Driven Architecture
10 3 (10.34%) Test Automation
10 3 (10.34%) RESTful
10 3 (10.34%) PaaS
10 3 (10.34%) BDD
10 3 (10.34%) Swagger
10 3 (10.34%) Mobile First

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) GitHub
1 3 (10.34%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) GIS
1 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
1 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (17.24%) Back Office
2 2 (6.90%) Publishing
3 1 (3.45%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) Kafka
1 3 (10.34%) RabbitMQ
1 3 (10.34%) RESTful
1 3 (10.34%) Swagger
2 1 (3.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Management Information System
2 5 (17.24%) Cyber Defence
3 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (10.34%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Data Modelling
2 11 (37.93%) GAP Analysis
2 11 (37.93%) Workflow
3 10 (34.48%) Content Management
4 9 (31.03%) Service Design
5 7 (24.14%) Logical Data Model
6 5 (17.24%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (17.24%) Microservices
6 5 (17.24%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (17.24%) Service Delivery
7 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (10.34%) BDD
8 3 (10.34%) Coaching
8 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (10.34%) Event-Driven Architecture
8 3 (10.34%) Mobile First
8 3 (10.34%) TDD
8 3 (10.34%) Test Automation
9 2 (6.90%) Open Source
9 2 (6.90%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (48.28%) Security Cleared
2 13 (44.83%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) SAP
2 2 (6.90%) ESRI