Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Technical Architect was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Watford during the 6 months to 21 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.

Technical Architect
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 38 33
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 0 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford - 1.40% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.43% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Watford median daily rate - £475 -
Hertfordshire median daily rate £513 £500 £525
% change year-on-year +2.50% -4.76% +10.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Watford median hourly rate - - £32.73
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - £32.73

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Watford. 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
Watford
Contract vacancies in Watford with a recognized job title 410 279 238
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.18% 97.55% 96.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 144 128
Watford median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% -3.33%
10th Percentile £206 £170 £120
90th Percentile £575 £536 £479
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 12 16
Watford median hourly rate £17.75 £13.75 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.09% +1.85% +8.00%
10th Percentile £13.50 £12.00 £8.50
90th Percentile £40.00 £15.20 £35.12
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.17 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +14.45% -14.29% +15.55%

Technical Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architect in Watford

Technical Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Architect in Watford