Period
to 17 June 2019

The median contractor rate for a Senior Architect was £600 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 6 months to 17 June 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.

Senior Architect
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 73 92 86
Rank change year-on-year +19 -6 +16
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Architect 8 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.92% 0.25% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 0.26% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 6
West Sussex median daily rate £600 £538 £533
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.63% +0.94% +22.70%
10th Percentile £525 £531 £478
90th Percentile £633 £544 £565
South East median daily rate £600 £600 £583
% change year-on-year - +3.00% +22.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. 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
West Sussex
Contract vacancies in West Sussex with a recognized job title 829 1,141 956
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.51% 96.12% 96.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 539 666 584
West Sussex median daily rate £450 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +0.59% +5.63%
10th Percentile £256 £288 £280
90th Percentile £600 £550 £538
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £404
% change year-on-year +5.88% +5.33% +0.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 44 40
West Sussex median hourly rate £18.75 £42.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.88% +157.58% -34.00%
10th Percentile £9.29 £15.06 £12.25
90th Percentile £48.63 £67.25 £49.13
South East median hourly rate £22.00 £18.44 £17.50
% change year-on-year +19.32% +5.36% -12.50%

Senior Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Architect in West Sussex

Senior Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Senior Architect in West Sussex.

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Architect in West Sussex

Senior Architect
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Architect within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 17 June 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
Worthing - 5 £600 -
Senior Architect
South East

Senior Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 17 June 2019, Senior 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 West Sussex region featuring Senior Architect in the job title.

1 4 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
1 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (50.00%) Data Centre Operations
1 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (50.00%) LAN
1 4 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Business Continuity
3 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) CCIE
3 2 (25.00%) CCNA
3 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) EMC
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (25.00%) CAD
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) MCSE
3 2 (25.00%) Unix
3 2 (25.00%) SAP
3 2 (25.00%) DHCP
3 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (25.00%) VPN
3 2 (25.00%) DNS
3 2 (25.00%) SSL
3 2 (25.00%) IT Strategy

Senior Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Azure Data Factory
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) LAN
1 4 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (25.00%) DHCP
2 2 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) NAS
2 2 (25.00%) SSL
2 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Data Lake
1 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Data Centre Operations
1 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Business Continuity
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) CAD
3 2 (25.00%) IT Strategy
3 2 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Statistics
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Conceptual Models
4 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) Information Management
4 1 (12.50%) Logical Data Model
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CCIE
1 2 (25.00%) CCNA
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (25.00%) MCSE
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) EMC
1 2 (25.00%) SAP
1 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft