Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Architect was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in Warwickshire during the 6 months to 18 November 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 10 9
Rank change year-on-year -6 -1 -5
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 50 81 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 8.01% 9.30% 9.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.68% 9.87% 10.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 56 36
Warwickshire median daily rate £525 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -9.09% +29.41%
10th Percentile £475 £413 £400
90th Percentile £625 £650 £613
West Midlands median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +9.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Warwickshire median hourly rate £30.75 - £33.55
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.75 £15.50 £33.55
% change year-on-year +98.39% -53.80% -16.13%

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 576 821 629
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.31% 94.26% 91.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 519 335
Warwickshire median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £188 £225 £208
90th Percentile £538 £550 £538
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 65 59
Warwickshire median hourly rate £30.50 £17.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +79.41% -22.73% +41.94%
10th Percentile £17.70 £10.00 £13.85
90th Percentile £34.50 £37.68 £33.55
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.13 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +14.17% -11.76% +4.94%

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 18 November 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 6 months to 18 November 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
Warwick +6 24 £575 +15.00%
Gaydon - 2 - -
Stratford-upon-Avon +3 1 £638 +41.67%
Leamington Spa -11 1 - -
Architect
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 8 (16.00%) Use Case
1 8 (16.00%) Risk Management
1 8 (16.00%) Oracle
1 8 (16.00%) QRadar
1 8 (16.00%) Security Operations
2 7 (14.00%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (14.00%) Finance
2 7 (14.00%) Automotive
2 7 (14.00%) Migration
2 7 (14.00%) TOGAF
3 6 (12.00%) Security Architecture
4 5 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 5 (10.00%) RSA Archer
5 4 (8.00%) Procure-to-Pay
5 4 (8.00%) Line Management
5 4 (8.00%) Service Design
5 4 (8.00%) ERP
5 4 (8.00%) SAP
5 4 (8.00%) SOA
5 4 (8.00%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (8.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (8.00%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (8.00%) Telematics
5 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (6.00%) REST
6 3 (6.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (6.00%) Software Architecture

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 (4.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (4.00%) SAP ERP
3 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.00%) IaaS
2 2 (4.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) LAN
2 2 (4.00%) Firewall
2 2 (4.00%) HTTP
2 2 (4.00%) MQTT
2 2 (4.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.00%) WAN
3 1 (2.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (2.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.00%) FlexRay
3 1 (2.00%) IOS XR
3 1 (2.00%) MPLS
3 1 (2.00%) NetScreen
3 1 (2.00%) Network Security
3 1 (2.00%) NX-OS
3 1 (2.00%) SNMP
3 1 (2.00%) VLAN
3 1 (2.00%) VXLAN
3 1 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.00%) Wireless
3 1 (2.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (2.00%) Big Data
2 1 (2.00%) DataStage
2 1 (2.00%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (2.00%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (2.00%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (14.00%) Automotive
1 7 (14.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.00%) Banking
3 2 (4.00%) Billing
3 2 (4.00%) Publishing
4 1 (2.00%) Back Office
4 1 (2.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.00%) REST
2 1 (2.00%) Middleware
2 1 (2.00%) SOAP
2 1 (2.00%) WSDL
2 1 (2.00%) XML
2 1 (2.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) Infotainment
1 3 (6.00%) Smartphone
2 2 (4.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.00%) User Experience
3 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.00%) DataPower
3 1 (2.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.00%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.00%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.00%) Risk Management
1 8 (16.00%) Security Operations
1 8 (16.00%) Use Case
2 7 (14.00%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (14.00%) Migration
2 7 (14.00%) TOGAF
3 6 (12.00%) Security Architecture
4 5 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 5 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (8.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (8.00%) ERP
5 4 (8.00%) Line Management
5 4 (8.00%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (8.00%) Procure-to-Pay
5 4 (8.00%) Service Design
5 4 (8.00%) SOA
5 4 (8.00%) Telematics
6 3 (6.00%) IT Strategy
6 3 (6.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) CCNP
2 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.00%) CISSP
2 1 (2.00%) ISEB
2 1 (2.00%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (2.00%) MCSD
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) COBIT
1 1 (2.00%) ISO 26262
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.00%) vSphere
2 1 (2.00%) XenApp
2 1 (2.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (16.00%) QRadar
2 5 (10.00%) RSA Archer
3 1 (2.00%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 8 (16.00%) Oracle
2 4 (8.00%) SAP
3 3 (6.00%) Cisco
4 2 (4.00%) IBM
4 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.00%) Citrix
5 1 (2.00%) Green Hat
5 1 (2.00%) Juniper
5 1 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.00%) Solace
5 1 (2.00%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.00%) VMware
5 1 (2.00%) webMethods