The median contractor rate for an Architect was £413 per day in advertised job vacancies in Renfrewshire during the 3 months to 26 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
Scotland / Renfrewshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 49 21
Rank change year-on-year +36 -28  
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 2 19 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 6.25% 4.29% 7.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.67% 5.28% 8.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 14 3
Median daily rate £413 £435 £586
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.17% -25.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £398 £377
10% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £449 £587
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 £47.50 £43.15
% change year-on-year +21.05% +10.08%  

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 30 360 97
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire 93.75% 81.26% 88.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 233 47
Median daily rate £375 £310 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.96% -11.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £218 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £423 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 23 2
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +23.07%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

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 June 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 +35 2 £413 -5.17%
Architect
Scotland

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

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

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Network Design
2 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (80.00%) Private Cloud
2 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (80.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (40.00%) Office Automation
4 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (20.00%) HP
5 1 (20.00%) Citrix
5 1 (20.00%) SAN
5 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
5 1 (20.00%) DHCP
5 1 (20.00%) DNS
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) VBScript
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (20.00%) XenApp
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012

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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) LAN
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (80.00%) Private Cloud
2 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Network Design
1 4 (80.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Matrix Organization
2 2 (40.00%) Office Automation
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (20.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) HP