Period
to 19 April 2018

The median contractor rate for an Architect was £488 per day in advertised job vacancies in Renfrewshire during the 6 months to 19 April 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
Scotland > Renfrewshire
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 27 31
Rank change year-on-year -22 +4 +10
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 3 9 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 1.62% 7.50% 9.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.78% 8.57% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 35
Renfrewshire median daily rate £488 £445 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.55% +5.33% +5.94%
10th Percentile £420 £401 £385
90th Percentile £507 £445 £448
Scotland median daily rate £505 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +1.00% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Renfrewshire median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £57.50 - £32.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire. 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
Renfrewshire
Contract vacancies in Renfrewshire with a recognized job title 169 105 375
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.35% 87.50% 82.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 92 257
Renfrewshire median daily rate £283 £333 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.04% -2.21% -2.15%
10th Percentile £218 £251 £259
90th Percentile £438 £445 £438
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 9
Renfrewshire median hourly rate £11.40 - £36.00
10th Percentile £10.00 - £27.43
90th Percentile £25.74 - £40.40
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year +2.94% -23.60% +23.61%

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Renfrewshire

Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Architect in Renfrewshire

Architect
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Renfrewshire region over the 6 months to 19 April 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
Erskine -25 3 £488 +9.55%
Architect
Scotland

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

For the 6 months to 19 April 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 Renfrewshire region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Master's Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (33.33%) Nintex
2 1 (33.33%) Records Management
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) InfoPath
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (33.33%) C#

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) High Availability
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Records Management
1 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Master's Degree
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Nintex