The table below looks at the statistics for Technical Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architecture
Rank 51 52 46
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 8 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.20% 0.67% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.54% 0.96% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 2
Average daily rate £428 £475 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £475 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £738 £475 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £56.00 £49.50 £44.00
% change year-on-year
+13.13% +12.50%
Technical Architecture
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
519 418 374
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 77.81% 70.37% 68.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 333 254 227
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 18 11
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £11.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £9.68 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £26.00 £16.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Technical Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Technical Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Birmingham region.

Technical Architecture Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Technical Architecture
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Technical Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Technical Architecture
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Birmingham region.

Technical Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Technical Architecture also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Technical Architecture.

1 2 (16.67%) SQL
1 2 (16.67%) ABAP
1 2 (16.67%) Java
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (16.67%) SAP
1 2 (16.67%) SOA
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (16.67%) SAP WM
1 2 (16.67%) Project Management
1 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (16.67%) Syclo
1 2 (16.67%) QA
1 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (16.67%) Clustering
1 2 (16.67%) SAP MI
1 2 (16.67%) WFM
2 1 (8.33%) People Management
2 1 (8.33%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (8.33%) CANoe
2 1 (8.33%) Presales
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (8.33%) Use Case
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Server
2 1 (8.33%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (8.33%) System Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Time Management
2 1 (8.33%) DataPower

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Technical Architecture also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Technical Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) SAP WM
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Heroku
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) DHCP
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) FTP
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
1 1 (8.33%) HTTPS
1 1 (8.33%) ICMP
1 1 (8.33%) IKE
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
1 1 (8.33%) IPv4
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) SNMP
1 1 (8.33%) SSH
1 1 (8.33%) Telnet
1 1 (8.33%) VPN
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) CANoe
1 1 (8.33%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Automotive
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
1 1 (8.33%) Billing
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Technical Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) SAP Architect
3 2 (16.67%) SAP Technical Architect
4 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Designer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Security Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Security Designer
4 1 (8.33%) Security Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Cisco Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Cisco Network Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Designer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Security Architect
4 1 (8.33%) SOA Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Validation Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) SAP MI
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Camel
2 1 (8.33%) Apache CXF
2 1 (8.33%) AppFabric
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (8.33%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (8.33%) RESTful
2 1 (8.33%) SOAP
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) DataPower
2 1 (8.33%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (8.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
1 2 (16.67%) Project Management
1 2 (16.67%) SOA
1 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (16.67%) WFM
2 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (8.33%) Business Development
2 1 (8.33%) Change Management
2 1 (8.33%) Functional Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Market Research
2 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (8.33%) Open Source
2 1 (8.33%) People Management
2 1 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (8.33%) Presales
2 1 (8.33%) Process Management
2 1 (8.33%) System Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Time Management
2 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
2 1 (8.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) ABAP
1 2 (16.67%) Java
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) Terminal Server
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (16.67%) SAP
1 2 (16.67%) Syclo
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Talend
2 1 (8.33%) VMware
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