Period
to 16 July 2018

The median contractor rate for an Architect was £513 per day in advertised job vacancies in Norfolk during the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

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
East of England > Norfolk
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 5 17
Rank change year-on-year +2 +12 +18
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 58 47 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 20.86% 13.91% 7.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.17% 14.92% 7.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 41 17
Norfolk median daily rate £513 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% +18.75% -11.11%
10th Percentile £469 £413 £313
90th Percentile £555 £850 £483
East of England median daily rate £525 £544 £485
% change year-on-year -3.49% +12.16% -6.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Norfolk median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £92.50 - £42.65

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Norfolk. 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
Norfolk
Contract vacancies in Norfolk with a recognized job title 274 315 430
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.56% 93.20% 97.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 212 297
Norfolk median daily rate £450 £438 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +16.67% +25.00%
10th Percentile £165 £187 £188
90th Percentile £538 £575 £519
East of England median daily rate £425 £408 £400
% change year-on-year +4.29% +1.88% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 7 16
Norfolk median hourly rate £17.63 £11.48 £21.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.53% -45.76% +28.27%
10th Percentile £12.88 £9.00 £12.50
90th Percentile £38.13 £20.00 £27.61
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £20.16
% change year-on-year -5.71% -13.19% +0.80%

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Norfolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Norfolk

Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Architect in Norfolk

Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Norfolk over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Architect in Norfolk

Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Architect in Norfolk

Architect
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Norfolk region over the 6 months to 16 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich +12 44 £520 +15.49% 7
Thetford - 1 £550 -
Architect
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Norfolk region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 29 (50.00%) Finance
2 19 (32.76%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (29.31%) SOA
4 13 (22.41%) Mentoring
4 13 (22.41%) Coaching
4 13 (22.41%) Continuous Improvement
5 12 (20.69%) Data Centre
6 10 (17.24%) Migration
7 9 (15.52%) Mainframe
8 8 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
9 7 (12.07%) Service Management
9 7 (12.07%) ITSM
10 5 (8.62%) DNS
10 5 (8.62%) Windows
10 5 (8.62%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (8.62%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (8.62%) Service Design
11 4 (6.90%) DevOps
11 4 (6.90%) Scrum
11 4 (6.90%) Unix
11 4 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (6.90%) TCP/IP
12 3 (5.17%) HTTP
12 3 (5.17%) Middleware
12 3 (5.17%) Data Modelling
12 3 (5.17%) Python
12 3 (5.17%) ITIL
12 3 (5.17%) Teradata
12 3 (5.17%) Data Architecture
12 3 (5.17%) Oracle Exadata

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Norfolk 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 1 (1.72%) Apache Pig
1 1 (1.72%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.17%) Akamai
3 1 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.72%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.72%) AWS CloudTrail
3 1 (1.72%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (1.72%) Route 53
3 1 (1.72%) Serverless
3 1 (1.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.62%) DNS
2 4 (6.90%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.17%) HTTP
4 1 (1.72%) LAN
4 1 (1.72%) NAS
4 1 (1.72%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.17%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (1.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (1.72%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (1.72%) Apache Hive
2 1 (1.72%) Big Data
2 1 (1.72%) Data Lake
2 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.72%) Hadoop
General
1 29 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.72%) Retail
2 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.17%) Middleware
2 1 (1.72%) LDAP
2 1 (1.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.69%) Data Centre
2 9 (15.52%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.62%) Windows
2 4 (6.90%) Unix
3 1 (1.72%) Linux
3 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.76%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (29.31%) SOA
3 13 (22.41%) Coaching
3 13 (22.41%) Continuous Improvement
3 13 (22.41%) Mentoring
4 10 (17.24%) Migration
5 7 (12.07%) ITSM
5 7 (12.07%) Service Management
6 5 (8.62%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (8.62%) Service Design
6 5 (8.62%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (6.90%) DevOps
7 4 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (6.90%) Scrum
8 3 (5.17%) Data Architecture
8 3 (5.17%) Data Governance
8 3 (5.17%) Data Modelling
8 3 (5.17%) ITIL
8 3 (5.17%) Matrix Organization
9 2 (3.45%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.17%) Python
2 1 (1.72%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.72%) (ISC)2 CCSP
1 1 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (1.72%) CISSP
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.72%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.72%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) Oozie
Vendors
1 3 (5.17%) Teradata
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle
3 1 (1.72%) Capita
3 1 (1.72%) Citrix
3 1 (1.72%) EMC
3 1 (1.72%) PlateSpin
3 1 (1.72%) VMware