Period
to 19 January 2018

The median contractor rate for an Architect was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in York during the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

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
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 22 28
Rank change year-on-year +9 +6 0
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 14 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in York 9.09% 2.13% 2.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.40% 2.14% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 5
York median daily rate £450 - £450
10th Percentile £347 - £400
90th Percentile £533 - £535
North Yorkshire median daily rate £481 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +6.94% -5.26% +20.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
York median hourly rate - - -
North Yorkshire median hourly rate - £45.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in York. 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
York
Contract vacancies in York with a recognized job title 149 140 175
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.75% 99.29% 99.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 87 123
York median daily rate £325 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% -14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £113 £105 £150
90th Percentile £456 £424 £450
North Yorkshire median daily rate £340 £338 £340
% change year-on-year +0.74% -0.74% -7.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 10
York median hourly rate £14.38 £25.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.50% +47.06% +9.68%
10th Percentile £11.80 £13.60 £12.17
90th Percentile £28.03 £39.00 £48.00
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.66 £14.69 £14.41
% change year-on-year -7.03% +1.96% +6.70%

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in York

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

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in York

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in York over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Architect in York

Architect Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 9 (64.29%) Migration
2 5 (35.71%) Scrum
2 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (35.71%) SaaS
2 5 (35.71%) PaaS
2 5 (35.71%) Office 365
2 5 (35.71%) Skype
2 5 (35.71%) Azure Active Directory
3 4 (28.57%) Translating Business Requirements
3 4 (28.57%) Operations Management
3 4 (28.57%) SOA
3 4 (28.57%) Service Management
4 3 (21.43%) Service Design
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Finance
5 2 (14.29%) SLA
6 1 (7.14%) ITIL
6 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
6 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3

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 5 (35.71%) Azure Active Directory
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (35.71%) Office 365
1 5 (35.71%) PaaS
1 5 (35.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Skype
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Migration
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Scrum
3 4 (28.57%) Operations Management
3 4 (28.57%) Service Management
3 4 (28.57%) SOA
3 4 (28.57%) Translating Business Requirements
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (21.43%) Service Design
5 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) ITIL
6 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
6 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
6 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft