The median contractor rate for a Architect was £445 per day in advertised job vacancies in Renfrewshire during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Architect
Scotland / Renfrewshire
Rank 23 32 24
Rank change year-on-year +9 -8  
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 3 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 4.00% 7.59% 2.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.84% 8.53% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 2
Median daily rate £445 £440 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.13% +1.14%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £521 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +4.15% -  
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 Renfrewshire. 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
Renfrewshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 62 129 99
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire 82.67% 88.97% 90.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 87 56
Median daily rate £340 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £271 £127
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £445 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £18.00 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Renfrewshire

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

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 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Erskine +6 3 £445 +1.13%
Architect
Scotland

Architect Skill Set
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Renfrewshire region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 13 (81.25%) LAN
1 13 (81.25%) WAN
1 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
1 13 (81.25%) Windows
1 13 (81.25%) Network Design
1 13 (81.25%) Relational Database
1 13 (81.25%) Data Centre
1 13 (81.25%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 12 (75.00%) Matrix Organization
2 12 (75.00%) Private Cloud
2 12 (75.00%) MS Excel
3 11 (68.75%) Office Automation
4 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
5 6 (37.50%) Degree
5 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
6 4 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
7 3 (18.75%) Service Design
7 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
8 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
9 1 (6.25%) ITIL
9 1 (6.25%) ITIL V3
9 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture

Architect Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 12 (75.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (81.25%) LAN
1 13 (81.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (81.25%) Relational Database
Miscellaneous
1 13 (81.25%) Data Centre
2 12 (75.00%) Private Cloud
3 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Network Design
1 13 (81.25%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 12 (75.00%) Matrix Organization
3 11 (68.75%) Office Automation
4 4 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
4 4 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
5 3 (18.75%) Service Design
6 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (6.25%) ITIL
6 1 (6.25%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
2 6 (37.50%) Degree
2 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Microsoft