Period
to 27 July 2017

The median contractor rate for an Architect was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in York during the 6 months to 27 July 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
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 19 32
Rank change year-on-year -2 +13 -4
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 3 21 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in York 2.24% 10.71% 3.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.33% 10.82% 3.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 20 7
York median daily rate £550 £500 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +42.86% -6.67%
10th Percentile £435 £463 £325
90th Percentile £585 £1,000 £420
North Yorkshire median daily rate £563 £475 £350
% change year-on-year +18.42% +35.71% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
York median hourly rate - - -
North Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 129 194 252
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in York 96.27% 98.98% 97.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 112 150
York median daily rate £338 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.78% -1.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £110 £113 £209
90th Percentile £470 £486 £450
North Yorkshire median daily rate £340 £350 £350
% change year-on-year -2.86% - +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 11
York median hourly rate £20.00 £32.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.46% +91.18% +25.93%
10th Percentile £13.94 £24.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £35.91 £40.40 £38.00
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £15.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year -16.67% +20.02% -4.78%

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 27 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Architect in York

Architect Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) SaaS
2 1 (33.33%) PaaS
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Skype
2 1 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Logistics
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server

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 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) PaaS
2 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Skype
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Logistics
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft