Period
to 10 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a Product Architect was - per day in advertised job vacancies in the North of England during the 6 months to 10 December 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.

Product Architect
England > North of England
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 310 - 349
Rank change year-on-year - +349 -
Contract jobs requiring a Product Architect 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North of England 0.008% - 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% - 0.007%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
North of England median daily rate - - £575
England median daily rate £525 £588 £513
% change year-on-year -10.64% +14.63% -16.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North of England. 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
North of England
Contract vacancies in the North of England with a recognized job title 11,676 10,734 13,649
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.28% 95.73% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,601 6,928 8,845
North of England median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% -
10th Percentile £256 £238 £234
90th Percentile £573 £563 £538
England median daily rate £458 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +1.67% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 587 451 549
North of England median hourly rate £17.41 £17.50 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.51% +14.75% -4.98%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.50 £9.96
90th Percentile £43.25 £47.39 £41.80
England median hourly rate £18.28 £18.70 £18.35
% change year-on-year -2.23% +1.89% +1.96%

Product Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Product Architect in the North of England

Product Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Product Architect in the North of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Product Architect in the North of England

Product Architect
Contract Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Product Architect within the North of England region over the 6 months to 10 December 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
North West - 1 - -
Product Architect
England

Product Architect Skill Set
Top 23 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, Product 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 North of England region featuring Product Architect in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) IaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (100.00%) Trustwave
1 1 (100.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Requirements

Product Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) IaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) Trustwave