The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architect
Rank 30 35 29
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 1.66% 0.90% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.82% 0.91% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate - £411 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +31.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £490
% change year-on-year
- +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £41.75 £44.50
% change year-on-year
- -6.17%
Technical Architect
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bradford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
165 220 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 91.16% 99.55% 96.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 116 79
Average daily rate £395 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 19 13
Average hourly rate £15.75 £13.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.15% +13.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £10.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £33.00 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Technical Architect in the job title across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Technical Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Technical Architect Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

Technical Architect
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region that cited Technical Architect in their job title 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 with Technical Architect in their job title.

1 2 (50.00%) IIS
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
1 2 (50.00%) IBM
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Process Management
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (25.00%) Retalix
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Microservices

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region that cited Technical Architect in their job title 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 with Technical Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) IIS
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Retail
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (25.00%) REST
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Process Management
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Microservices
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Retalix