The median contractor rate for a Architect was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in York during the 3 months to 25 April 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
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 22 29
Rank change year-on-year +8 +7  
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 1 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in York 1.64% 7.14% 1.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.72% 7.14% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 0
Median daily rate £550 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.78% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £47.91 £42.00
% change year-on-year -11.29% +14.07%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in York. 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
York
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 58 98 129
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in York 95.08% 100.00% 98.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 64 77
Median daily rate £381 £315 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.03% -16.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £105 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 6
Median hourly rate £12.75 £37.50 £13.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.00% +170.36%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.60
% change year-on-year -2.77% +8.43%  

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in York

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in York that featured Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Architect in York

Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in York

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Architect in York

Architect Skill Set
Top 8 Co-occurring IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 York region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in York 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 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft