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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architecture
Rank 59 68 69
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 7 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.94% 0.49% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 0.60% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 8
Median daily rate £550 £463 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.91% -15.90%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £475 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £36.50 £21.44
% change year-on-year
+17.80% +70.24%
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
600 666 731
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 80.86% 81.32% 75.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 423 505 558
Median daily rate £388 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £300 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 18 26
Median hourly rate £41.50 £41.25 £46.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% -12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.47 £16.50 £16.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £75.00 £53.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing Technical Architecture as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Technical Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Technical Architecture.

1 7 (43.75%) TDD
2 6 (37.50%) Content Management
2 6 (37.50%) Finance
3 4 (25.00%) ATG
3 4 (25.00%) CMS
3 4 (25.00%) Scrum
3 4 (25.00%) HTML
3 4 (25.00%) Java
3 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (25.00%) CSS
3 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (25.00%) Spring
3 4 (25.00%) Pair Programming
3 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (25.00%) Web Development
3 4 (25.00%) JSON
3 4 (25.00%) Selenium
3 4 (25.00%) jQuery
3 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (25.00%) Kanban
3 4 (25.00%) RESTful
3 4 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 4 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
3 4 (25.00%) HTML5
3 4 (25.00%) hybris
3 4 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 4 (25.00%) CSS3
3 4 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design

Technical Architecture
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 (25.00%) CMS
2 1 (6.25%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco ISE
1 2 (12.50%) Firewall
1 2 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (6.25%) Rational Rose
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Business Systems Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Information Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Information Security Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) IT Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) IT Security Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Pensions Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Security Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Test Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Desktop Technician
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (6.25%) SAP Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Technician
5 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (25.00%) CSS
1 4 (25.00%) CSS3
1 4 (25.00%) Dropwizard
1 4 (25.00%) HTML
1 4 (25.00%) HTML5
1 4 (25.00%) jQuery
1 4 (25.00%) JSON
1 4 (25.00%) RESTful
1 4 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (6.25%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 2 (12.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) TDD
2 6 (37.50%) Content Management
3 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
3 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (25.00%) Kanban
3 4 (25.00%) Pair Programming
3 4 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (25.00%) Scrum
3 4 (25.00%) SDLC
3 4 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 4 (25.00%) Web Development
4 3 (18.75%) Defect Management
4 3 (18.75%) Process Improvement
4 3 (18.75%) Product Management
4 3 (18.75%) Test Planning
4 3 (18.75%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) Java
1 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
2 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) ATG
1 4 (25.00%) hybris
2 2 (12.50%) ArcSight
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco
2 2 (12.50%) Cyber-Ark
2 2 (12.50%) Forcepoint
2 2 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) IBM
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) SAP