Period
to 16 January 2018

The median contractor rate for an Architect was £481 per day in advertised job vacancies in Norfolk during the 6 months to 16 January 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 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 19 9
Rank change year-on-year +13 -10 +2
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 48 15 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 13.95% 6.30% 11.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.33% 6.64% 11.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 9 38
Norfolk median daily rate £481 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.32% - +15.15%
10th Percentile £454 £421 £400
90th Percentile £538 £660 £500
East of England median daily rate £538 £500 £550
% change year-on-year +7.50% -9.09% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Norfolk median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 £42.84 £45.98
% change year-on-year -6.63% -6.82% +4.55%

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 335 226 352
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.38% 94.96% 94.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 151 258
Norfolk median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +7.69% +1.56%
10th Percentile £231 £155 £150
90th Percentile £519 £513 £500
East of England median daily rate £413 £388 £390
% change year-on-year +6.45% -0.64% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 23
Norfolk median hourly rate £11.33 £15.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.90% -11.43% +4.67%
10th Percentile £9.56 £11.33 £9.94
90th Percentile £22.30 £17.75 £23.00
East of England median hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.50% -11.11% +12.50%

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 January 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 January 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 -4 24 £494 +3.95% 7
Architect
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Norfolk region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 34 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (64.58%) SOA
3 30 (62.50%) Finance
4 29 (60.42%) Continuous Improvement
5 23 (47.92%) Mentoring
5 23 (47.92%) Coaching
6 8 (16.67%) Scrum
7 5 (10.42%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (8.33%) Firewall
8 4 (8.33%) Windows
9 3 (6.25%) HTTP
9 3 (6.25%) IBM
9 3 (6.25%) Active Directory
9 3 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (6.25%) Use Case
9 3 (6.25%) SIEM
9 3 (6.25%) Threat Analysis
9 3 (6.25%) Threat Modelling
9 3 (6.25%) Cyberthreat
9 3 (6.25%) Anomaly Detection
9 3 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (6.25%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
9 3 (6.25%) QRadar
9 3 (6.25%) Threat Detection
9 3 (6.25%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 3 (6.25%) Threat Intelligence
9 3 (6.25%) Cyber Kill Chain
9 3 (6.25%) Runbook
9 3 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
10 2 (4.17%) HBase

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 2 (4.17%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.17%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.17%) Office 365
2 2 (4.17%) PaaS
2 2 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) Firewall
2 3 (6.25%) HTTP
2 3 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (4.17%) Skype
4 1 (2.08%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (4.17%) Hadoop
1 2 (4.17%) HBase
1 2 (4.17%) NoSQL
1 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (2.08%) Big Data
2 1 (2.08%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
General
1 30 (62.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) .NET
1 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET
1 2 (4.17%) JSON
2 1 (2.08%) ISPF
2 1 (2.08%) Middleware
2 1 (2.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) Cyber Kill Chain
1 3 (6.25%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.08%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (2.08%) Windows 10
2 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (64.58%) SOA
3 29 (60.42%) Continuous Improvement
4 23 (47.92%) Coaching
4 23 (47.92%) Mentoring
5 8 (16.67%) Scrum
6 5 (10.42%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (6.25%) Anomaly Detection
7 3 (6.25%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
7 3 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (6.25%) Runbook
7 3 (6.25%) SIEM
7 3 (6.25%) Threat Analysis
7 3 (6.25%) Threat Detection
7 3 (6.25%) Threat Intelligence
7 3 (6.25%) Threat Modelling
7 3 (6.25%) Use Case
8 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (4.17%) Logical Data Model
8 2 (4.17%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.17%) C#
1 2 (4.17%) Java
1 2 (4.17%) Perl
2 1 (2.08%) JCL
2 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.08%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 3 (6.25%) QRadar
2 1 (2.08%) Puppet
2 1 (2.08%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (6.25%) IBM
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft