The median contractor rate for a Architect was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Nottingham during the 3 months to 24 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Architect
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 16 8 15
Rank change year-on-year -8 +7  
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 27 60 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 7.58% 12.27% 8.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.76% 12.74% 8.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 8
Median daily rate £450 £500 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +8.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £440 £408
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £520 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +4.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £52.50 £43.50
% change year-on-year -19.52% +20.68%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham. 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
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 348 471 357
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 97.75% 96.32% 98.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 228 174
Median daily rate £365 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.75% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 18 18
Median hourly rate £12.23 £15.25 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.83% -8.95%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £11.15 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.88 £48.00 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.10%  

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Nottingham

Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Architect in Nottingham

Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Nottingham over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Architect in Nottingham

Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Architect in Nottingham

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 24 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 Nottingham region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 16 (27.12%) Oracle
1 16 (27.12%) SAP
1 16 (27.12%) Unix
2 12 (20.34%) Data Structures
3 11 (18.64%) Oracle Database
4 10 (16.95%) Java
4 10 (16.95%) JavaScript
4 10 (16.95%) .NET
5 9 (15.25%) PL/SQL
5 9 (15.25%) SQL
5 9 (15.25%) C#
5 9 (15.25%) HTML
5 9 (15.25%) CRM
5 9 (15.25%) Oracle Database 10g
5 9 (15.25%) Shell Script
5 9 (15.25%) WCF
5 9 (15.25%) WPF
5 9 (15.25%) SAP MDG
5 9 (15.25%) Oracle Database 11g
6 8 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (13.56%) Data Management
6 8 (13.56%) SAP MDM
7 7 (11.86%) Firewall
7 7 (11.86%) Degree
7 7 (11.86%) Windows
7 7 (11.86%) J2EE
7 7 (11.86%) IT Strategy
8 6 (10.17%) Technical Architecture
8 6 (10.17%) Retail
8 6 (10.17%) Enterprise Architecture

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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 5 (8.47%) IIS
1 5 (8.47%) JBoss
2 2 (3.39%) CMS
2 2 (3.39%) iPlanet
2 2 (3.39%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.69%) Apache
3 1 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.69%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.69%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (1.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) AutoCAD
1 1 (1.69%) CATIA
1 1 (1.69%) Pro/ENGINEER
1 1 (1.69%) PTC Creo
1 1 (1.69%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 9 (15.25%) SAP MDG
2 8 (13.56%) SAP MDM
3 1 (1.69%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.69%) SAP Retail
3 1 (1.69%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.86%) Firewall
2 5 (8.47%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.39%) BIG-IP
3 2 (3.39%) SAN
4 1 (1.69%) FTP
4 1 (1.69%) HTTP
4 1 (1.69%) Internet
4 1 (1.69%) LDAP
4 1 (1.69%) NAS
4 1 (1.69%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (1.69%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.64%) Oracle Database
2 9 (15.25%) Oracle Database 10g
2 9 (15.25%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (3.39%) Redis
4 1 (1.69%) Big Data
4 1 (1.69%) DB2
4 1 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.69%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.39%) Jenkins
1 2 (3.39%) JIRA
2 1 (1.69%) JMeter
General
1 6 (10.17%) Retail
2 3 (5.08%) Finance
3 2 (3.39%) Banking
3 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.69%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.69%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.95%) .NET
2 9 (15.25%) HTML
2 9 (15.25%) WCF
2 9 (15.25%) WPF
3 7 (11.86%) J2EE
4 5 (8.47%) ASP.NET
5 4 (6.78%) Web Services
6 3 (5.08%) RESTful
6 3 (5.08%) SOAP
7 2 (3.39%) JSP
8 1 (1.69%) Elastic Stack
8 1 (1.69%) Kafka
8 1 (1.69%) LAPP Stack
8 1 (1.69%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 1 (1.69%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.34%) Data Structures
2 5 (8.47%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.39%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.69%) Clustering
4 1 (1.69%) EPoS
4 1 (1.69%) Grid Computing
4 1 (1.69%) HP Storage
4 1 (1.69%) HP StoreVirtual
4 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.69%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (27.12%) Unix
2 7 (11.86%) Windows
3 3 (5.08%) Linux
4 2 (3.39%) AIX
4 2 (3.39%) Solaris
4 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (15.25%) CRM
2 8 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (13.56%) Data Management
3 7 (11.86%) IT Strategy
4 6 (10.17%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (10.17%) Migration
4 6 (10.17%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (8.47%) Data Governance
5 5 (8.47%) ITIL
5 5 (8.47%) ITIL V3
6 4 (6.78%) Change Management
6 4 (6.78%) Scrum
6 4 (6.78%) Six Sigma
7 3 (5.08%) Data Architecture
7 3 (5.08%) Data Modelling
7 3 (5.08%) DevOps
7 3 (5.08%) Network Architecture
7 3 (5.08%) Project Planning
7 3 (5.08%) SOA
7 3 (5.08%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.95%) Java
1 10 (16.95%) JavaScript
2 9 (15.25%) C#
2 9 (15.25%) PL/SQL
2 9 (15.25%) Shell Script
2 9 (15.25%) SQL
3 1 (1.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (11.86%) Degree
2 1 (1.69%) CISM
2 1 (1.69%) CLAS
2 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) JSP 440
1 2 (3.39%) QA
1 2 (3.39%) SLA
2 1 (1.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (5.08%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 3 (5.08%) Docker
2 2 (3.39%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (3.39%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.39%) Puppet
1 2 (3.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.69%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (1.69%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (1.69%) Kibana
2 1 (1.69%) logstash
2 1 (1.69%) Nagios
2 1 (1.69%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.69%) OpenView
Vendors
1 16 (27.12%) Oracle
1 16 (27.12%) SAP
2 3 (5.08%) Software AG
2 3 (5.08%) webMethods
3 2 (3.39%) BEA
3 2 (3.39%) BMC
3 2 (3.39%) Cisco
3 2 (3.39%) F5
3 2 (3.39%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.39%) Sun
3 2 (3.39%) VMware
4 1 (1.69%) 3PAR
4 1 (1.69%) Cognos
4 1 (1.69%) NetApp
4 1 (1.69%) Opsware
4 1 (1.69%) Qualys
4 1 (1.69%) Remedy
4 1 (1.69%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.69%) Splunk
4 1 (1.69%) Symantec