Period
to 28 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Junior Architect was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 28 July 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.

Junior Architect
UK
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 847 872 891
Rank change year-on-year +25 +19 -50
Contract jobs requiring a Junior Architect 8 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.012% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.012% 0.003%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 2
UK median daily rate £450 £353 £279
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.66% +26.46% -30.31%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £353 £250
% change year-on-year - +41.00% -44.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK 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. 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
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 91120 104399 106991
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.82% 95.01% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 59126 67920 66321
UK median daily rate £430 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% +1.01%
10th Percentile £263 £255 £234
90th Percentile £620 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2895 3106 4142
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.63% +8.57% +2.52%
10th Percentile £10.93 £10.41 £10.50
90th Percentile £49.19 £47.07 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.77 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -6.47% +11.76% -

Junior Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior Architect in the UK

Junior Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Junior Architect in the UK

Junior Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Architect.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Junior Architect in the UK

Junior Architect
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Architect within the UK over the 6 months to 28 July 2017. 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
England +40 7 £450 +27.66% 2
North of England +79 5 - -
UK excluding London +48 5 - -
North East +48 3 - -
Yorkshire +35 2 - -
London +18 2 £450 +46.94% 2

Junior Architect Skill Set
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2017, Junior 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 featuring Junior Architect in the job title.

1 4 (50.00%) Information Security
1 4 (50.00%) Internet
1 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (50.00%) Security Operations
1 4 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 3 (37.50%) Problem Management
2 3 (37.50%) Security Testing
3 1 (12.50%) FileNet
3 1 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Automotive
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Unix
3 1 (12.50%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) Adobe
3 1 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Splunk
3 1 (12.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (12.50%) AppDynamics
3 1 (12.50%) Security Hardening
3 1 (12.50%) Data Centre

Junior Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 1 (12.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (12.50%) FileNet
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Internet
General
1 1 (12.50%) Automotive
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Information Security
1 4 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 3 (37.50%) Problem Management
2 3 (37.50%) Security Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Security Hardening
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe
1 1 (12.50%) AppDynamics
1 1 (12.50%) IBM
1 1 (12.50%) Splunk