Period
to 18 February 2018

The median contractor rate for an Architect was £540 per day in advertised job vacancies in Nottinghamshire during the 6 months to 18 February 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 Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 13 10
Rank change year-on-year +8 -3 +7
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 138 79 122
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 14.38% 9.12% 12.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.16% 9.52% 12.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 40 47
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £540 £490 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.32% +8.78% -14.29%
10th Percentile £424 £399 £379
90th Percentile £676 £601 £550
East Midlands median daily rate £525 £525 £475
% change year-on-year - +10.58% -5.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £49.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire. 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
Nottinghamshire
Contract vacancies in Nottinghamshire with a recognized job title 910 830 944
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.79% 95.84% 95.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 597 465 499
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £413 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.55% +1.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £253 £275 £225
90th Percentile £575 £517 £538
East Midlands median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 34 53
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +12.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £9.00 £10.11 £10.00
90th Percentile £39.88 £25.00 £23.50
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% -3.70%

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Nottinghamshire

Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Architect in Nottinghamshire

Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Nottinghamshire over the 6 months to 18 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Architect in Nottinghamshire

Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Architect in Nottinghamshire

Architect
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Nottinghamshire region over the 6 months to 18 February 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
Nottingham +9 130 £540 +10.43% 10
Mansfield - 2 £500 -
Architect
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 18 February 2018, 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 Nottinghamshire region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 72 (52.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 45 (32.61%) DevOps
3 33 (23.91%) Migration
4 31 (22.46%) TOGAF
5 30 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (21.01%) .NET
7 26 (18.84%) Configuration Management
7 26 (18.84%) Computer Science
8 25 (18.12%) Microsoft
9 24 (17.39%) Enterprise Architecture
10 23 (16.67%) Degree
10 23 (16.67%) C#
10 23 (16.67%) Linux
11 22 (15.94%) Windows
12 21 (15.22%) Information Security
12 21 (15.22%) Java
12 21 (15.22%) Active Directory
12 21 (15.22%) SOA
12 21 (15.22%) Virtual Machines
13 19 (13.77%) Amazon AWS
13 19 (13.77%) HIPAA
13 19 (13.77%) Project Management
13 19 (13.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 19 (13.77%) Risk Management
14 18 (13.04%) Oracle
14 18 (13.04%) Web Services
14 18 (13.04%) PaaS
14 18 (13.04%) Actionable Recommendations
14 18 (13.04%) Microservices
15 17 (12.32%) IT Strategy

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 (3.62%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.45%) Apache
2 2 (1.45%) Apache Pig
2 2 (1.45%) Apache Spark
2 2 (1.45%) CMS
3 1 (0.72%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.72%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (0.72%) JBoss
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.72%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.72%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.72%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (0.72%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.72%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 72 (52.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (13.77%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (13.04%) PaaS
4 15 (10.87%) Cloud Computing
5 14 (10.14%) IaaS
5 14 (10.14%) Office 365
6 13 (9.42%) SaaS
7 2 (1.45%) iPaaS
7 2 (1.45%) npm
7 2 (1.45%) SuccessFactors
8 1 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.72%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.72%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.72%) Serverless
8 1 (0.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.07%) Firewall
1 7 (5.07%) VPN
2 3 (2.17%) BIG-IP
2 3 (2.17%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (2.17%) Internet
2 3 (2.17%) Network Security
2 3 (2.17%) Reverse Proxy
3 2 (1.45%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.52%) Oracle Database
1 9 (6.52%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.80%) Big Data
3 5 (3.62%) Azure SQL Database
4 4 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (2.90%) MongoDB
4 4 (2.90%) NoSQL
4 4 (2.90%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (2.17%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (2.17%) PowerCenter
5 3 (2.17%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.45%) Apache Hive
6 2 (1.45%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.45%) HBase
6 2 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.45%) Sqoop
7 1 (0.72%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.72%) Power BI
7 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.45%) Bower
1 2 (1.45%) Grunt
1 2 (1.45%) gulp
1 2 (1.45%) Jasmine
1 2 (1.45%) JIRA
1 2 (1.45%) Karma Test Runner
1 2 (1.45%) Protractor
1 2 (1.45%) Selenium
1 2 (1.45%) Subversion
1 2 (1.45%) VersionOne
1 2 (1.45%) WebDriver
1 2 (1.45%) webpack
2 1 (0.72%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.72%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (10.87%) Finance
2 11 (7.97%) Retail
3 9 (6.52%) Local Government
4 5 (3.62%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (2.90%) Back Office
5 4 (2.90%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.17%) Marketing
6 3 (2.17%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.72%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (21.01%) .NET
2 18 (13.04%) Web Services
3 17 (12.32%) RESTful
4 15 (10.87%) SOAP
5 6 (4.35%) HTML
6 4 (2.90%) AngularJS
6 4 (2.90%) WCF
7 3 (2.17%) ASP.NET
7 3 (2.17%) CSS
7 3 (2.17%) Dropwizard
7 3 (2.17%) WPF
8 2 (1.45%) Ajax
8 2 (1.45%) CSS3
8 2 (1.45%) LESS
8 2 (1.45%) Middleware
8 2 (1.45%) Sass
8 2 (1.45%) Spring
8 2 (1.45%) XML
8 2 (1.45%) XSL
8 2 (1.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 26 (18.84%) Computer Science
2 13 (9.42%) Life Science
3 9 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.52%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (6.52%) User Experience
4 5 (3.62%) Data Centre
4 5 (3.62%) Mobile App
4 5 (3.62%) Smart Meter
4 5 (3.62%) Virtual Team
5 4 (2.90%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.17%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.72%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.72%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.72%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.72%) NHS
7 1 (0.72%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 23 (16.67%) Linux
2 22 (15.94%) Windows
3 5 (3.62%) VMS
4 3 (2.17%) Unix
5 1 (0.72%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (32.61%) DevOps
2 33 (23.91%) Migration
3 31 (22.46%) TOGAF
4 30 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (18.84%) Configuration Management
6 24 (17.39%) Enterprise Architecture
7 21 (15.22%) Information Security
7 21 (15.22%) SOA
8 19 (13.77%) Project Management
8 19 (13.77%) Risk Management
9 18 (13.04%) Microservices
10 17 (12.32%) IT Strategy
11 16 (11.59%) Software Delivery
12 12 (8.70%) Technical Architecture
13 9 (6.52%) Data Migration
13 9 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
13 9 (6.52%) Network Architecture
13 9 (6.52%) Zachman Framework
14 7 (5.07%) Analytics
14 7 (5.07%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 23 (16.67%) C#
2 21 (15.22%) Java
3 15 (10.87%) SQL
4 7 (5.07%) Python
5 6 (4.35%) PL/SQL
6 5 (3.62%) PowerShell
7 4 (2.90%) JavaScript
8 3 (2.17%) C++
8 3 (2.17%) Perl
8 3 (2.17%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.45%) Clojure
9 2 (1.45%) Ruby
9 2 (1.45%) Scala
9 2 (1.45%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.72%) Go
Qualifications
1 23 (16.67%) Degree
2 7 (5.07%) CISSP
3 6 (4.35%) AWS Certification
3 6 (4.35%) MCSE
3 6 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (4.35%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.17%) CCIE
4 3 (2.17%) CCNP
4 3 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (1.45%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.72%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (13.77%) HIPAA
1 19 (13.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 18 (13.04%) Actionable Recommendations
3 5 (3.62%) SLA
4 3 (2.17%) COBIT
5 2 (1.45%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 2 (1.45%) CDISC
5 2 (1.45%) Data Quality
5 2 (1.45%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (1.45%) GxP
5 2 (1.45%) HL7
6 1 (0.72%) GDPR
System Software
1 21 (15.22%) Active Directory
1 21 (15.22%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (3.62%) Docker
3 3 (2.17%) ProxySG
3 3 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.17%) vSphere
4 2 (1.45%) Apache Flume
4 2 (1.45%) HDFS
4 2 (1.45%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.45%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (2.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (1.45%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (0.72%) Ansible
3 1 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.72%) Puppet
3 1 (0.72%) SCCM
3 1 (0.72%) Terraform
Vendors
1 25 (18.12%) Microsoft
2 18 (13.04%) Oracle
3 8 (5.80%) SAP
4 6 (4.35%) VMware
5 3 (2.17%) Blue Coat
5 3 (2.17%) CheckPoint
5 3 (2.17%) Cisco
5 3 (2.17%) F5
5 3 (2.17%) Informatica
5 3 (2.17%) Palo Alto
6 2 (1.45%) CA Agile Central
6 2 (1.45%) Cloudera
6 2 (1.45%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.45%) Workday
7 1 (0.72%) Capita
7 1 (0.72%) Casewise
7 1 (0.72%) Citrix
7 1 (0.72%) Google
7 1 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.72%) Siemens