The median contractor rate for a Architect was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in Norfolk during the 3 months to 29 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
East of England / Norfolk
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 21 15
Rank change year-on-year +18 -6  
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 31 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 21.99% 3.61% 5.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.46% 3.72% 6.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 5 6
Median daily rate £550 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.50% -15.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £400 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £823 £445 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £520 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +4.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.96 £52.50 £46.50
% change year-on-year -31.50% +12.90%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Norfolk. 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
Norfolk
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 138 188 183
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 97.87% 96.91% 95.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 126 121
Median daily rate £400 £325 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.07% +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £265 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 41
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +18.51%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £15.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £23.00 £23.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Norfolk

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

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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich - 15 £450 -
King's Lynn -1 2 £675 +42.10%
Architect
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 Norfolk region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 19 (47.50%) Degree
2 18 (45.00%) SOA
3 15 (37.50%) UML
4 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (32.50%) Enterprise Architecture
6 11 (27.50%) TOGAF
7 10 (25.00%) MS Visio
7 10 (25.00%) User Experience
8 8 (20.00%) Finance
9 7 (17.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (17.50%) Project Management
9 7 (17.50%) Psychology
10 6 (15.00%) Logistics
10 6 (15.00%) Scrum
11 5 (12.50%) Migration
11 5 (12.50%) MVC
11 5 (12.50%) Embarcadero
11 5 (12.50%) Borland
11 5 (12.50%) Delphi
11 5 (12.50%) SQL
11 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
11 5 (12.50%) .NET
11 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
11 5 (12.50%) Visual Studio
11 5 (12.50%) WPF
11 5 (12.50%) Android
11 5 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
11 5 (12.50%) Apple iOS
11 5 (12.50%) Balsamiq Mockups

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:

Applications
1 10 (25.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.50%) InVision
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Wireless
1 1 (2.50%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 5 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Axure RP
1 5 (12.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 5 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Marketing
3 1 (2.50%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.50%) .NET
1 5 (12.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) User Experience
2 3 (7.50%) Data Structures
3 2 (5.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) Android
1 5 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (45.00%) SOA
2 15 (37.50%) UML
3 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (32.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 11 (27.50%) TOGAF
6 7 (17.50%) Project Management
6 7 (17.50%) Psychology
6 7 (17.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (15.00%) Logistics
7 6 (15.00%) Scrum
8 5 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
8 5 (12.50%) Migration
8 5 (12.50%) MVC
9 4 (10.00%) Data Architecture
9 4 (10.00%) Data Management
9 4 (10.00%) Data Migration
9 4 (10.00%) Data Modelling
9 4 (10.00%) Mentoring
9 4 (10.00%) Software Delivery
10 3 (7.50%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.50%) Delphi
1 5 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (2.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (47.50%) Degree
2 4 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.50%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.50%) BC Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) Data Quality
2 3 (7.50%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 5 (12.50%) Borland
1 5 (12.50%) Embarcadero
1 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.50%) Cisco