The median contractor rate for an Architect was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Norwich during the 3 months to 27 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
Norfolk / Norwich
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 6 13
Rank change year-on-year -13 +7  
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 7 25 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norwich 5.34% 16.56% 4.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.74% 16.67% 4.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 4
Median daily rate £450 £375 £458
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -18.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £375 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £480 £805
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £57.50 £45.00 £43.15
% change year-on-year +27.77% +4.28%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Norwich. 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
Norwich
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 122 150 86
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Norwich 93.13% 99.34% 95.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 105 62
Median daily rate £425 £425 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +37.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £190 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 13
Median hourly rate £11.48 £22.25 £12.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.40% +78.78%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.08 £20.83 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.62 £34.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Norwich

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Norwich

Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Architect in Norwich

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 Norwich region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 19 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (52.17%) Finance
3 10 (43.48%) Scrum
4 8 (34.78%) SOA
4 8 (34.78%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (34.78%) User Experience
5 7 (30.43%) Project Management
5 7 (30.43%) Mentoring
5 7 (30.43%) Coaching
5 7 (30.43%) Master's Degree
5 7 (30.43%) Degree
5 7 (30.43%) Psychology
6 6 (26.09%) Software Delivery
7 5 (21.74%) Android
7 5 (21.74%) Apple iOS
7 5 (21.74%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 5 (21.74%) Axure RP
8 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (17.39%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (13.04%) Marketing
9 3 (13.04%) IT Strategy
10 2 (8.70%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
11 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
11 1 (4.35%) Web Services
11 1 (4.35%) Linux
11 1 (4.35%) Python
11 1 (4.35%) DNA
11 1 (4.35%) C#
11 1 (4.35%) Delphi

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Norwich 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 1 (4.35%) InVision
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon S3
2 1 (4.35%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Wireless
1 1 (4.35%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (4.35%) Apache Hive
2 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.35%) MySQL
2 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.35%) Sqoop
2 1 (4.35%) Yellowfin
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Axure RP
1 5 (21.74%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (52.17%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
1 1 (4.35%) Web Services
1 1 (4.35%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) User Experience
2 1 (4.35%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Android
1 5 (21.74%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) Scrum
3 8 (34.78%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (34.78%) SOA
4 7 (30.43%) Coaching
4 7 (30.43%) Mentoring
4 7 (30.43%) Project Management
4 7 (30.43%) Psychology
5 6 (26.09%) Software Delivery
6 4 (17.39%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (13.04%) IT Strategy
8 1 (4.35%) Business Transformation
8 1 (4.35%) Customer Requirements
8 1 (4.35%) DevOps
8 1 (4.35%) Logistics
8 1 (4.35%) Matrix Organization
8 1 (4.35%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (4.35%) Service Design
8 1 (4.35%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
1 1 (4.35%) C#
1 1 (4.35%) Delphi
1 1 (4.35%) Python
1 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
1 1 (4.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Degree
1 7 (30.43%) Master's Degree
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Borland
1 1 (4.35%) Cisco
1 1 (4.35%) Embarcadero
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft