Period
to 24 June 2018

The median contractor rate for a Digital Architect was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 6 months to 24 June 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.

Digital Architect
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 74 76
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2 -
Contract jobs requiring a Digital Architect 4 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.42% 0.13% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.13% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 4
South Yorkshire median daily rate £550 £550 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.79% -
10th Percentile £466 £525 £463
90th Percentile £805 £575 £488
Yorkshire median daily rate £506 £550 £625
% change year-on-year -7.95% -12.00% -7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire. 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
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies in South Yorkshire with a recognized job title 898 750 933
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.33% 95.06% 95.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 562 428 647
South Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +23.08%
10th Percentile £258 £185 £248
90th Percentile £538 £538 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 25 25
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.54 £13.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.89% -3.57% +14.29%
10th Percentile £9.00 £10.50 £8.50
90th Percentile £51.00 £23.48 £24.65
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.73 £12.75 £14.00
% change year-on-year +31.18% -8.93% +7.69%

Digital Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Digital Architect in South Yorkshire

Digital Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Digital Architect in South Yorkshire

Digital Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Digital Architect in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Digital Architect in South Yorkshire

Digital 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 Digital Architect within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 24 June 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
Sheffield +2 4 £550 -
Digital Architect
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, Digital 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 South Yorkshire region featuring Digital Architect in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) SWIFT
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Coaching
2 2 (50.00%) SMS
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) API Development
2 2 (50.00%) ISO 20022
2 2 (50.00%) PSD2
2 2 (50.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (25.00%) Deployment Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Prototyping
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) Django
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) Product Management
3 1 (25.00%) Scala
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (25.00%) NoSQL

Digital 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) Ajax
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) CSS3
2 1 (25.00%) Django
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) Play Framework
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) SWIFT
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) API Development
1 2 (50.00%) Coaching
1 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Deployment Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Kanban
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management
2 1 (25.00%) Microservices
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Product Management
2 1 (25.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Ruby
1 1 (25.00%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) ISO 20022
1 2 (50.00%) PSD2