Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Architect was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in Welwyn Garden City during the 6 months to 23 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
Hertfordshire > Welwyn Garden City
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 15 22
Rank change year-on-year -6 +7 -3
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 2 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Welwyn Garden City 1.49% 7.05% 1.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.75% 7.28% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 1
Welwyn Garden City median daily rate £500 £550 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% -15.38% +44.44%
Hertfordshire median daily rate £544 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +3.57% - +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Welwyn Garden City median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - £45.00 £32.73
% change year-on-year - +37.49% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Welwyn Garden City. 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
Welwyn Garden City
Contract vacancies in Welwyn Garden City with a recognized job title 114 151 110
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 85.07% 96.79% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 99 52
Welwyn Garden City median daily rate £414 £425 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.65% +11.48% +17.31%
10th Percentile £151 £213 £261
90th Percentile £550 £575 £598
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 4
Welwyn Garden City median hourly rate £16.18 £20.00 £53.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.10% -62.79% +235.94%
10th Percentile £13.13 £18.80 £19.14
90th Percentile £18.68 £29.20 £126.50
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year +20.69% -14.71% +12.25%

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Welwyn Garden City

Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Architect in Welwyn Garden City

Architect Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 23 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 Welwyn Garden City region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) Use Case
2 1 (50.00%) SCOM
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Network Virtualisation
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Law
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Network Virtualisation
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (50.00%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) NetApp
1 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (50.00%) VMware