The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bristol region that had Technical Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Architect
South West / Bristol
Rank 52 68 67
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 17 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.01% 0.89% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.10% 0.92% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 7
Median daily rate £625 £406 £515
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -21.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £376 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £505 £541
UK excluding London median daily rate £520 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+3.95% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £49.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
810 866 836
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 95.63% 96.65% 95.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 558 619 601
Median daily rate £375 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £260 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 45 25
Median hourly rate £17.54 £31.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.41% +129.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £49.50 £95.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Bristol region that featured Technical Architect in the job title.

Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Technical Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Technical Architect Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Technical Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Architect across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Technical Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, Technical 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 Bristol region featuring Technical Architect in the job title.

1 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (30.00%) SOA
3 5 (25.00%) Project Management
3 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (25.00%) Data Integration
4 4 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (20.00%) Alfresco
4 4 (20.00%) Skype for Business
4 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (20.00%) ClickSoftware Technologies
4 4 (20.00%) Skype
4 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 4 (20.00%) Windows 10
4 4 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
4 4 (20.00%) Degree
4 4 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
4 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (20.00%) Firewall
4 4 (20.00%) Workflow
4 4 (20.00%) Finance
4 4 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (20.00%) DNS
4 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (20.00%) Internet

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (20.00%) Alfresco
1 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (20.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (5.00%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) DNS
1 4 (20.00%) Firewall
1 4 (20.00%) Internet
1 4 (20.00%) Skype
2 2 (10.00%) DHCP
2 2 (10.00%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (10.00%) MySQL
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Local Government
2 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) Middleware
2 2 (10.00%) .NET
3 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.00%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (10.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (5.00%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
1 4 (20.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (10.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) SOA
2 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (25.00%) Data Integration
2 5 (25.00%) Project Management
2 5 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
3 4 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
3 4 (20.00%) Workflow
4 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.00%) BPR
4 3 (15.00%) Financial Modelling
5 2 (10.00%) Capacity Management
5 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (10.00%) Information Management
5 2 (10.00%) Information Security
5 2 (10.00%) Migration
5 2 (10.00%) Service Design
5 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) PHP
2 1 (5.00%) C#
2 1 (5.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (10.00%) Chartered Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (10.00%) HNC
5 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (10.00%) DFS Replication
2 2 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) ClickSoftware Technologies
1 4 (20.00%) Intel Security
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (20.00%) TIBCO
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco
2 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.00%) Civica
3 1 (5.00%) SAP