The median contractor rate for an Architect was £556 per day in advertised job vacancies in Warwickshire during the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 6 7
Rank change year-on-year -16 +1  
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 14 54 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 4.67% 11.37% 10.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.98% 11.95% 11.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 36 14
Median daily rate £556 £470 £508
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.35% -7.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £388 £422
10% offered a daily rate of more than £611 £600 £635
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £57.50 £45.00 £43.15
% change year-on-year +27.77% +4.28%  

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 281 452 309
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 93.67% 95.16% 97.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 272 163
Median daily rate £388 £398 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.51% +6.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £238 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £508 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 27 26
Median hourly rate £27.50 £20.50 £22.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.14% -9.59%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.70 £33.18 £29.82
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

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 28 June 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 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 3 months to 28 June 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 -10 4 £550 +19.56%
Architect
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 9 (23.68%) ITIL
1 9 (23.68%) Degree
2 8 (21.05%) Automotive
3 7 (18.42%) TOGAF
3 7 (18.42%) Finance
3 7 (18.42%) Programme Governance
4 6 (15.79%) Migration
4 6 (15.79%) Service Delivery
5 5 (13.16%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (13.16%) Oracle
5 5 (13.16%) IBM
5 5 (13.16%) Network Security
5 5 (13.16%) IT Strategy
5 5 (13.16%) User Experience
6 4 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (10.53%) ServiceNow
6 4 (10.53%) Service Management
6 4 (10.53%) Data Modelling
6 4 (10.53%) SAP
6 4 (10.53%) SharePoint
6 4 (10.53%) Change Management
7 3 (7.89%) Firewall
7 3 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (7.89%) Cognos
7 3 (7.89%) Project Management
7 3 (7.89%) Informatica
7 3 (7.89%) DB2
7 3 (7.89%) Informix
7 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
7 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence

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 4 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.26%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.63%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) IaaS
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.63%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.63%) Office 365
2 1 (2.63%) OneDrive
2 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) Network Security
2 3 (7.89%) Firewall
3 2 (5.26%) Intranet
3 2 (5.26%) LAN
3 2 (5.26%) WAN
4 1 (2.63%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.63%) FlexRay
4 1 (2.63%) SAN
4 1 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (7.89%) DB2
2 3 (7.89%) Informix
2 3 (7.89%) RDBMS
2 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
2 3 (7.89%) SAP HANA
3 2 (5.26%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 2 (5.26%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.63%) Data Mart
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (2.63%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (2.63%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 8 (21.05%) Automotive
2 7 (18.42%) Finance
3 2 (5.26%) Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Billing
4 1 (2.63%) Electronics
4 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.63%) Marketing
4 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) CSS
2 1 (2.63%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) User Experience
2 3 (7.89%) Taxonomies
3 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.26%) Data Structures
3 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.63%) CLARiiON
4 1 (2.63%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.63%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.63%) PKI
4 1 (2.63%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Linux
1 2 (5.26%) Unix
2 1 (2.63%) AIX
2 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.68%) ITIL
2 7 (18.42%) Programme Governance
2 7 (18.42%) TOGAF
3 6 (15.79%) Migration
3 6 (15.79%) Service Delivery
4 5 (13.16%) IT Strategy
5 4 (10.53%) Change Management
5 4 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (10.53%) Data Modelling
5 4 (10.53%) Service Management
6 3 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (7.89%) Asset Management
6 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (7.89%) Content Management
6 3 (7.89%) Data Transformation
6 3 (7.89%) Metadata Management
6 3 (7.89%) Ontologies
6 3 (7.89%) Project Management
6 3 (7.89%) Risk Management
6 3 (7.89%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) C
1 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
1 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (23.68%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.63%) ISEB
2 1 (2.63%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) COBIT
2 1 (2.63%) Basel II
2 1 (2.63%) ISO 26262
2 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (2.63%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.63%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) QRadar
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) IBM
1 5 (13.16%) Oracle
2 4 (10.53%) SAP
2 4 (10.53%) ServiceNow
3 3 (7.89%) Cognos
3 3 (7.89%) Informatica
3 3 (7.89%) Teradata
4 1 (2.63%) 3PAR
4 1 (2.63%) Brocade
4 1 (2.63%) Cisco
4 1 (2.63%) Citrix
4 1 (2.63%) Dell
4 1 (2.63%) EMC
4 1 (2.63%) HP
4 1 (2.63%) NetApp
4 1 (2.63%) Netezza
4 1 (2.63%) NVIDIA
4 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.63%) Salesforce.com