Period
to 17 October 2018

The median contractor rate for an Architect was £415 per day in advertised job vacancies in Renfrewshire during the 6 months to 17 October 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
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 27 50
Rank change year-on-year -11 +23 -20
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 13 1 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 7.22% 1.14% 4.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.56% 1.32% 6.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 42
Renfrewshire median daily rate £415 £430 £443
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.49% -2.82% -12.46%
10th Percentile £404 £430 £385
90th Percentile £485 £430 £473
Scotland median daily rate £525 £525 £475
% change year-on-year - +10.53% +1.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Renfrewshire median hourly rate £75.00 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £67.50 - £25.75

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 136 76 506
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 75.56% 86.36% 80.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 61 378
Renfrewshire median daily rate £310 £325 £321
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.62% +1.25% -2.73%
10th Percentile £236 £179 £235
90th Percentile £438 £445 £440
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £360
% change year-on-year +3.23% +7.64% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 27
Renfrewshire median hourly rate £38.75 £13.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +198.08% -67.50% -20.00%
10th Percentile £26.20 £13.00 £34.15
90th Percentile £75.38 £19.00 £42.00
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £22.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year -20.45% +12.82% -2.50%

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 17 October 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 -14 13 £415 -3.49%
Architect
Scotland

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

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 12 (92.31%) Security Cleared
2 9 (69.23%) ITIL V3
2 9 (69.23%) ITIL
2 9 (69.23%) Six Sigma
2 9 (69.23%) Project Management
3 8 (61.54%) JSP 440
3 8 (61.54%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (53.85%) DV Cleared
5 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
5 5 (38.46%) Matrix Organization
6 4 (30.77%) Virtual Team
6 4 (30.77%) Degree
7 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
7 2 (15.38%) jQuery
7 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (15.38%) InfoPath
7 2 (15.38%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
7 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
7 2 (15.38%) Workflow
7 2 (15.38%) Migration
7 2 (15.38%) Windows
7 2 (15.38%) MCSE
7 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
7 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
7 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (15.38%) C#
7 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
7 2 (15.38%) .NET
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server

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 2 (15.38%) IIS
1 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
1 2 (15.38%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (15.38%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (15.38%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (7.69%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
1 2 (15.38%) CSS
1 2 (15.38%) jQuery
1 2 (15.38%) XML
1 2 (15.38%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Virtual Team
2 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) ITIL
1 9 (69.23%) ITIL V3
1 9 (69.23%) Project Management
1 9 (69.23%) Six Sigma
2 8 (61.54%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (38.46%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (15.38%) High Availability
4 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
4 2 (15.38%) Migration
4 2 (15.38%) Process Improvement
4 2 (15.38%) Records Management
4 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
4 2 (15.38%) Work Breakdown Structure
4 2 (15.38%) Workflow
5 1 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) C#
1 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
1 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) Security Cleared
2 7 (53.85%) DV Cleared
3 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
4 4 (30.77%) Degree
5 2 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (15.38%) Master's Degree
5 2 (15.38%) MCSE
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (61.54%) JSP 440
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
1 2 (15.38%) Nintex
2 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com