The table below looks at the statistics for Technical Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architecture
Rank 59 66 57
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 16 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.80% 0.58% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.40% 0.73% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 1
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£400 £425 £518
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -17.87%
UK excluding London average daily rate £470 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
-1.05% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Technical Architecture
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
666 682 456
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 74.83% 79.30% 71.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 486 469 294
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £490 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 15
Average hourly rate £41.00 £25.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.78% +18.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.15 £14.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.44 £37.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.81% -14.06%

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Technical Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Technical Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Technical Architecture Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Technical Architecture
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Technical Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 15 (55.56%) Java
1 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (29.63%) Linux
2 8 (29.63%) SOA
3 7 (25.93%) Firewall
3 7 (25.93%) VMware
4 6 (22.22%) Windows
4 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (18.52%) UNIX
5 5 (18.52%) .NET
5 5 (18.52%) Oracle
5 5 (18.52%) Finance
6 4 (14.81%) Migration
6 4 (14.81%) IPsec
6 4 (14.81%) Wyse
6 4 (14.81%) Spring
6 4 (14.81%) IIS
6 4 (14.81%) MySQL
6 4 (14.81%) SQL
6 4 (14.81%) HTML
6 4 (14.81%) E-Commerce
6 4 (14.81%) MS Exchange
6 4 (14.81%) Apache
6 4 (14.81%) CRM
6 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
6 4 (14.81%) DHCP
6 4 (14.81%) VPN
6 4 (14.81%) DNS
6 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
6 4 (14.81%) Citrix

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 4 (14.81%) IIS
1 4 (14.81%) Apache
1 4 (14.81%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
1 1 (3.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) Firewall
2 4 (14.81%) IPsec
2 4 (14.81%) DHCP
2 4 (14.81%) VPN
2 4 (14.81%) DNS
3 3 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (3.70%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) MySQL
2 3 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) JIRA
1 1 (3.70%) Selenium
1 1 (3.70%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Architect
2 13 (48.15%) Technical Architect
3 7 (25.93%) Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Hybris Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Security Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Security Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Cloud Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Systems Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Test Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Software Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) .NET
2 4 (14.81%) HTML
2 4 (14.81%) Middleware
2 4 (14.81%) Spring
2 4 (14.81%) Ajax
2 4 (14.81%) HTML5
3 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) iPad
1 4 (14.81%) Mobile App
2 3 (11.11%) Mainframe
2 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 3 (11.11%) IBM Mainframe
2 3 (11.11%) Data Integration
3 2 (7.41%) AS400
4 1 (3.70%) User Experience
4 1 (3.70%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) Linux
2 6 (22.22%) Windows
3 5 (18.52%) UNIX
4 4 (14.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (14.81%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (29.63%) SOA
3 4 (14.81%) CRM
3 4 (14.81%) E-Commerce
3 4 (14.81%) Migration
3 4 (14.81%) Data Migration
3 4 (14.81%) Email Migration
4 3 (11.11%) Financial Modelling
4 3 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (11.11%) Information Management
4 3 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (11.11%) Workflow
4 3 (11.11%) Information Security
4 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (11.11%) BPR
4 3 (11.11%) Project Management
5 2 (7.41%) Security Management
5 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (7.41%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) Java
2 4 (14.81%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) CISSP
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
1 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.70%) CCNP
3 1 (3.70%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (14.81%) XenApp
2 4 (14.81%) vSphere
2 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) VMware
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle
3 4 (14.81%) hybris
3 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
3 4 (14.81%) Citrix
3 4 (14.81%) Red Hat
3 4 (14.81%) Wyse
4 3 (11.11%) IBM
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco
Bristol, South West
University of Bristol
Rate: Competitive
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