The median contractor rate for a Architect was £495 per day in advertised job vacancies in Warwickshire during the 3 months to 27 March 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
West Midlands / Warwickshire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 5 13
Rank change year-on-year -9 +8  
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 27 43 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 7.87% 12.72% 7.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.41% 13.61% 8.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 24 10
Median daily rate £495 £505 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.98% +6.31%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £423 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £593 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £520 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +4.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £52.50 £43.50
% change year-on-year -19.52% +20.68%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire. 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
Warwickshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 321 316 329
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 93.59% 93.49% 92.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 170 162
Median daily rate £375 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.22% +19.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £225 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 15 66
Median hourly rate £21.50 £19.61 £22.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.63% -12.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.85 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.10 £26.00 £30.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Warwickshire

Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Architect in Warwickshire

Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Warwickshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Architect in Warwickshire

Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Architect in Warwickshire

Architect
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Warwick +6 13 £513 +20.58%
Atherstone -9 4 £450 -6.25%
Stratford-upon-Avon 0 1 - -
Architect
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Warwickshire region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 12 (23.08%) ITIL
2 11 (21.15%) Oracle
3 9 (17.31%) Finance
3 9 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (17.31%) Degree
3 9 (17.31%) Network Security
4 8 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (15.38%) TOGAF
5 7 (13.46%) Automotive
5 7 (13.46%) Migration
5 7 (13.46%) Linux
5 7 (13.46%) IBM
6 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
6 6 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (11.54%) Unix
6 6 (11.54%) Windows
6 6 (11.54%) Service Delivery
6 6 (11.54%) Programme Governance
7 5 (9.62%) Technical Analysis
7 5 (9.62%) Relational Database
7 5 (9.62%) Waterfall
7 5 (9.62%) Data Management
7 5 (9.62%) RDBMS
7 5 (9.62%) HP
7 5 (9.62%) Dell
7 5 (9.62%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (7.69%) Citrix
8 4 (7.69%) SAN
8 4 (7.69%) EMC
8 4 (7.69%) Active Directory

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 (3.85%) SAS
1 2 (3.85%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.92%) Liferay
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle BPEL
2 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (5.77%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (3.85%) IaaS
1 2 (3.85%) SaaS
2 1 (1.92%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.31%) Network Security
2 4 (7.69%) Firewall
2 4 (7.69%) SAN
3 3 (5.77%) LAN
3 3 (5.77%) WAN
4 2 (3.85%) Intranet
5 1 (1.92%) DNS
5 1 (1.92%) Internet
5 1 (1.92%) LDAP
5 1 (1.92%) SSL
5 1 (1.92%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.92%) VoIP
5 1 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.62%) BusinessObjects
1 5 (9.62%) RDBMS
1 5 (9.62%) Relational Database
2 4 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (5.77%) DB2
3 3 (5.77%) Informix
4 2 (3.85%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 2 (3.85%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 2 (3.85%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.85%) SAP HANA
5 1 (1.92%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.92%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.92%) Big Data
5 1 (1.92%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.92%) HBase
5 1 (1.92%) Mahout
5 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.92%) Power BI
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Rational Rose
General
1 9 (17.31%) Finance
2 7 (13.46%) Automotive
3 4 (7.69%) Electronics
3 4 (7.69%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.85%) Banking
4 2 (3.85%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.85%) Marketing
5 1 (1.92%) Advertising
5 1 (1.92%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.77%) Spring
1 3 (5.77%) Struts
2 2 (3.85%) CSS
2 2 (3.85%) EDI
2 2 (3.85%) Web Services
3 1 (1.92%) Hibernate
3 1 (1.92%) HTML
3 1 (1.92%) J2EE
3 1 (1.92%) JDBC
3 1 (1.92%) ODBC
3 1 (1.92%) REST
3 1 (1.92%) SAML
3 1 (1.92%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.69%) User Experience
3 3 (5.77%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.85%) CLARiiON
4 2 (3.85%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.85%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.85%) Symmetrix DMX
5 1 (1.92%) Clustering
5 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.92%) HP Storage
5 1 (1.92%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.92%) PKI
5 1 (1.92%) PMI
5 1 (1.92%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.46%) Linux
2 6 (11.54%) Unix
2 6 (11.54%) Windows
3 1 (1.92%) AIX
3 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.08%) ITIL
2 9 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (15.38%) TOGAF
4 7 (13.46%) Migration
5 6 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (11.54%) Programme Governance
5 6 (11.54%) Service Delivery
6 5 (9.62%) Data Management
6 5 (9.62%) Technical Analysis
6 5 (9.62%) Waterfall
7 4 (7.69%) Change Management
7 4 (7.69%) CRM
7 4 (7.69%) Data Modelling
7 4 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (7.69%) Incident Management
7 4 (7.69%) Knowledge Management
7 4 (7.69%) Service Design
7 4 (7.69%) Service Management
7 4 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (7.69%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.77%) SQL
2 2 (3.85%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.92%) C
3 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (17.31%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) CISSP
2 1 (1.92%) ISEB
2 1 (1.92%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (1.92%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) COBIT
1 2 (3.85%) SLA
2 1 (1.92%) Basel II
2 1 (1.92%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.92%) ISO27002
2 1 (1.92%) P3O
2 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 4 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.77%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.85%) SRDF
3 2 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (3.85%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.92%) Apache Flume
4 1 (1.92%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (1.92%) XenApp
4 1 (1.92%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.92%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) Oozie
Vendors
1 11 (21.15%) Oracle
2 7 (13.46%) IBM
3 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
4 5 (9.62%) Dell
4 5 (9.62%) HP
5 4 (7.69%) Citrix
5 4 (7.69%) EMC
5 4 (7.69%) SAP
5 4 (7.69%) ServiceNow
5 4 (7.69%) VMware
6 3 (5.77%) Cisco
6 3 (5.77%) Cognos
6 3 (5.77%) Informatica
6 3 (5.77%) NetApp
6 3 (5.77%) Teradata
7 2 (3.85%) 3PAR
7 2 (3.85%) Brocade
7 2 (3.85%) Casewise
8 1 (1.92%) Netezza
8 1 (1.92%) Veritas