The median contractor rate for an Architect was £600 per day in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 3 months to 27 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
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 9 33
Rank change year-on-year -20 +24  
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 15 50 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 4.55% 11.21% 3.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.85% 11.82% 3.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 41 4
Median daily rate £600 £525 £481
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% +9.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £475 £433
10% offered a daily rate of more than £653 £750 £517
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 £45.00 £43.15
% change year-on-year +27.77% +4.28%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire. 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
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 309 423 406
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 93.64% 94.84% 94.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 307 235
Median daily rate £375 £405 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.40% +20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 26
Median hourly rate £13.50 £22.50 £13.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.00% +67.16%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £7.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.90 £32.50 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in South Yorkshire

Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Architect in South Yorkshire

Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in South Yorkshire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Architect in South Yorkshire

Architect
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Sheffield -16 12 £600 +14.28% 8
Architect
Yorkshire

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 South Yorkshire region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 19 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (15.69%) Java
2 8 (15.69%) Pega
2 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (13.73%) Information Security
4 6 (11.76%) Finance
4 6 (11.76%) Scrum
4 6 (11.76%) Migration
4 6 (11.76%) SQL Server
4 6 (11.76%) Windows
4 6 (11.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 5 (9.80%) Security Architecture
5 5 (9.80%) Security Cleared
5 5 (9.80%) Prototyping
5 5 (9.80%) Oracle
5 5 (9.80%) Adobe
5 5 (9.80%) Telecoms
6 4 (7.84%) VMware
6 4 (7.84%) Manufacturing
6 4 (7.84%) CMS
6 4 (7.84%) BT
6 4 (7.84%) Cisco
6 4 (7.84%) SOA
6 4 (7.84%) Open Source
6 4 (7.84%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (7.84%) Software Architecture
6 4 (7.84%) AngularJS
7 3 (5.88%) User Stories
7 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (5.88%) Product Management

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 6 (11.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 4 (7.84%) CMS
3 2 (3.92%) IIS
4 1 (1.96%) Apache
4 1 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.96%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (1.96%) DataSynapse
4 1 (1.96%) Documentum
4 1 (1.96%) FileNet
4 1 (1.96%) Liferay
4 1 (1.96%) LiveCycle
4 1 (1.96%) LiveLink
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.96%) Primavera
2 1 (1.96%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (7.84%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.96%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.96%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.96%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) LDAP
2 2 (3.92%) HTTP
2 2 (3.92%) VPN
3 1 (1.96%) DMZ
3 1 (1.96%) FCoE
3 1 (1.96%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (1.96%) Firewall
3 1 (1.96%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.96%) LAN
3 1 (1.96%) MPLS
3 1 (1.96%) Multicast
3 1 (1.96%) NAS
3 1 (1.96%) Network Security
3 1 (1.96%) SAN
3 1 (1.96%) SMS
3 1 (1.96%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.92%) MySQL
3 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.96%) CouchDB
4 1 (1.96%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.96%) HBase
4 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.96%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.96%) Maven
1 1 (1.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (11.76%) Finance
2 5 (9.80%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.84%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.92%) Banking
4 2 (3.92%) Electronics
4 2 (3.92%) Marketing
5 1 (1.96%) Advertising
5 1 (1.96%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.84%) AngularJS
2 3 (5.88%) Angular 2
2 3 (5.88%) Java EE
2 3 (5.88%) jQuery
2 3 (5.88%) JSR 170
2 3 (5.88%) Middleware
2 3 (5.88%) React
2 3 (5.88%) Web Services
3 2 (3.92%) HTML
3 2 (3.92%) J2EE
4 1 (1.96%) .NET
4 1 (1.96%) CSS
4 1 (1.96%) Dojo
4 1 (1.96%) JSON
4 1 (1.96%) Rendezvous
4 1 (1.96%) SAML
4 1 (1.96%) SOAP
4 1 (1.96%) XML
4 1 (1.96%) XSD
4 1 (1.96%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.96%) Blackberry
1 1 (1.96%) CESG
1 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
1 1 (1.96%) Data Structures
1 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
1 1 (1.96%) Private Cloud
1 1 (1.96%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.76%) Windows
2 3 (5.88%) Linux
3 1 (1.96%) Solaris
3 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (13.73%) Information Security
3 6 (11.76%) Migration
3 6 (11.76%) Scrum
4 5 (9.80%) Prototyping
4 5 (9.80%) Security Architecture
5 4 (7.84%) Open Source
5 4 (7.84%) SOA
5 4 (7.84%) Software Architecture
6 3 (5.88%) Data Migration
6 3 (5.88%) Personalization
6 3 (5.88%) Presales
6 3 (5.88%) Product Management
6 3 (5.88%) Project Management
6 3 (5.88%) SEO
6 3 (5.88%) User Stories
7 2 (3.92%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (3.92%) Kanban
7 2 (3.92%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (3.92%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.69%) Java
2 3 (5.88%) SQL
3 2 (3.92%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.92%) PHP
3 2 (3.92%) Python
3 2 (3.92%) Ruby
4 1 (1.96%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.92%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.92%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 1 (1.96%) CCIE
3 1 (1.96%) CCSP
3 1 (1.96%) CISSP
3 1 (1.96%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.96%) Degree
3 1 (1.96%) IISP
3 1 (1.96%) ISSAP
3 1 (1.96%) ISSEP
3 1 (1.96%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) SSCP
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) Hyper-V
1 2 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.96%) KVM
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.96%) NFS
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.96%) SRDF
2 1 (1.96%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (1.96%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (15.69%) Pega
2 5 (9.80%) Adobe
2 5 (9.80%) Oracle
3 4 (7.84%) BT
3 4 (7.84%) Cisco
3 4 (7.84%) VMware
4 3 (5.88%) IBM
4 3 (5.88%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.92%) MuleSoft
5 2 (3.92%) NetApp
5 2 (3.92%) SAP
5 2 (3.92%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.96%) EMC
6 1 (1.96%) Intel
6 1 (1.96%) Interwoven
6 1 (1.96%) Samsung
6 1 (1.96%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.96%) Sybase
6 1 (1.96%) Vignette
6 1 (1.96%) Xerox
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