Period
to 21 February 2019

The median contractor rate for an Architect was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in Warwickshire during the 6 months to 21 February 2019.

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
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 5 5 15
Rank change year-on-year 0 +10 -10
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 67 81 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 12.57% 13.80% 7.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.35% 14.75% 7.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 46 37
Warwickshire median daily rate £525 £500 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -3.85% +4.00%
10th Percentile £475 £438 £413
90th Percentile £638 £619 £750
West Midlands median daily rate £550 £525 £513
% change year-on-year +4.76% +2.44% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Warwickshire median hourly rate - £30.75 -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £30.75 £55.00
% change year-on-year - -44.09% +69.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire. 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
Warwickshire
Contract vacancies in Warwickshire with a recognized job title 502 549 688
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.18% 93.53% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 307 432
Warwickshire median daily rate £445 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.67% - -
10th Percentile £268 £198 £213
90th Percentile £588 £538 £530
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 35 69
Warwickshire median hourly rate £13.93 £27.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.43% +12.50% +20.00%
10th Percentile £9.00 £13.54 £12.40
90th Percentile £22.88 £34.12 £35.30
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.00 £18.58 £16.75
% change year-on-year -13.89% +10.93% +5.68%

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

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

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 6 months to 21 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Architect in Warwickshire

Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 21 February 2019. 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
Warwick 0 40 £525 -4.55% 4
Stratford-upon-Avon -6 4 £525 -4.55%
Atherstone - 1 £500 -
Architect
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, 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 Warwickshire region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 24 (35.82%) Migration
2 16 (23.88%) ITIL
3 15 (22.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (19.40%) SAP
4 13 (19.40%) SDLC
5 12 (17.91%) Management Information System
6 11 (16.42%) Oracle
6 11 (16.42%) Degree
6 11 (16.42%) Self-Motivation
7 9 (13.43%) Finance
7 9 (13.43%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (13.43%) Project Management
8 8 (11.94%) MPLS
8 8 (11.94%) Active Directory
8 8 (11.94%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (11.94%) TOGAF
8 8 (11.94%) Network Design
8 8 (11.94%) ServiceNow
8 8 (11.94%) DevOps
8 8 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (11.94%) SuccessFactors
9 7 (10.45%) Identity Access Management
9 7 (10.45%) Technical Leadership
9 7 (10.45%) Data Architecture
9 7 (10.45%) Use Case
9 7 (10.45%) Firewall
9 7 (10.45%) Windows
9 7 (10.45%) Data Modelling
10 6 (8.96%) Python
10 6 (8.96%) Web Services

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 1 (1.49%) Apache Airflow
1 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.48%) SAP BPC
2 2 (2.99%) SAP MDG
3 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.49%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (11.94%) SuccessFactors
3 6 (8.96%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (5.97%) SaaS
5 3 (4.48%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (4.48%) Office 365
6 1 (1.49%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (1.49%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.49%) IaaS
6 1 (1.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.94%) MPLS
2 7 (10.45%) Firewall
3 5 (7.46%) Intranet
3 5 (7.46%) LAN
3 5 (7.46%) Network Security
3 5 (7.46%) SAN
3 5 (7.46%) SNMP
3 5 (7.46%) VLAN
3 5 (7.46%) WAN
4 2 (2.99%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.99%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.49%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.49%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.49%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (13.43%) Finance
2 4 (5.97%) Automotive
3 3 (4.48%) Banking
3 3 (4.48%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.99%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.49%) Legal
5 1 (1.49%) Retail
5 1 (1.49%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.96%) REST
1 6 (8.96%) Web Services
2 5 (7.46%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (5.97%) JSON
3 4 (5.97%) SOAP
3 4 (5.97%) XML
4 3 (4.48%) BAPI
4 3 (4.48%) OAuth
4 3 (4.48%) OpenID
4 3 (4.48%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (4.48%) SAML
4 3 (4.48%) SAP ALE
4 3 (4.48%) XSLT
5 2 (2.99%) CSS
5 2 (2.99%) HTML
6 1 (1.49%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.91%) Management Information System
2 11 (16.42%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (7.46%) Data Structures
5 3 (4.48%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.99%) CMDB
6 2 (2.99%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.99%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.49%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.45%) Windows
2 5 (7.46%) Unix
3 2 (2.99%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (35.82%) Migration
2 16 (23.88%) ITIL
3 15 (22.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (19.40%) SDLC
5 9 (13.43%) Project Management
6 8 (11.94%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (11.94%) DevOps
6 8 (11.94%) Network Design
6 8 (11.94%) TOGAF
7 7 (10.45%) Data Architecture
7 7 (10.45%) Data Modelling
7 7 (10.45%) Identity Access Management
7 7 (10.45%) Technical Leadership
7 7 (10.45%) Use Case
8 6 (8.96%) Asset Management
8 6 (8.96%) Computer Science
8 6 (8.96%) Cybersecurity
8 6 (8.96%) Data Migration
8 6 (8.96%) Privileged Access Management
8 6 (8.96%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.96%) Python
2 5 (7.46%) Perl
2 5 (7.46%) PowerShell
3 4 (5.97%) SQL
3 4 (5.97%) VBA
4 3 (4.48%) Java
5 2 (2.99%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.49%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (16.42%) Degree
2 6 (8.96%) CCNP
2 6 (8.96%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (8.96%) CISSP
2 6 (8.96%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (7.46%) CCNA
3 5 (7.46%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (7.46%) SANS
4 3 (4.48%) Chartered Engineer
4 3 (4.48%) CITP
4 3 (4.48%) IIBA
4 3 (4.48%) ISEB
4 3 (4.48%) TOGAF Certification
5 1 (1.49%) CHECK Team Member
5 1 (1.49%) CISM
5 1 (1.49%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.96%) GDPR
2 4 (5.97%) Data Quality
3 3 (4.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.49%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (11.94%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.49%) Docker
2 1 (1.49%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.49%) vSphere
2 1 (1.49%) XenApp
2 1 (1.49%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (4.48%) logstash
2 1 (1.49%) Ansible
2 1 (1.49%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (1.49%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (19.40%) SAP
2 11 (16.42%) Oracle
3 8 (11.94%) ServiceNow
4 6 (8.96%) Microsoft
5 4 (5.97%) Cisco
5 4 (5.97%) Tableau
6 3 (4.48%) Juniper
6 3 (4.48%) Nokia
6 3 (4.48%) WSO2
7 2 (2.99%) Mercator
7 2 (2.99%) VMware
8 1 (1.49%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.49%) Citrix
8 1 (1.49%) CyberArk
8 1 (1.49%) EMC
8 1 (1.49%) Google