The median contractor rate for a Lead Architect was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 3 months to 25 April 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.

Lead Architect
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 37 44
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Architect 0 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton - 0.36% 1.62%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.38% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £450 £548
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -17.80%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £550 £550
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton. 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
Southampton
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 247 262 415
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 95.37% 94.24% 96.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 174 298
Median daily rate £375 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -9.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £160 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £474 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 20 24
Median hourly rate £15.76 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.03% +20.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.55 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £17.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.60
% change year-on-year -2.77% +8.43%  

Lead Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Architect in Southampton

Lead Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Lead Architect in Southampton