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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architecture
Rank 58 54 67
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +13
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 15 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.79% 1.39% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.23% 1.76% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 1
Median daily rate £525 £475 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +58.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £470
% change year-on-year
- +1.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
672 681 671
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 80.10% 78.64% 80.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 478 513 464
Median daily rate £380 £388 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.93% +6.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £550 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 15 37
Median hourly rate £39.50 £37.04 £24.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.64% +49.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £19.46 £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £41.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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
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 26 May 2016.

Technical Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 15 (36.59%) Finance
2 14 (34.15%) Telecoms
3 12 (29.27%) VMware
3 12 (29.27%) Windows
3 12 (29.27%) Linux
4 11 (26.83%) Information Security
5 10 (24.39%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (19.51%) PCI DSS
6 8 (19.51%) Content Management
6 8 (19.51%) Intrusion Detection
6 8 (19.51%) Business Analysis
6 8 (19.51%) CISSP
6 8 (19.51%) Firewall
7 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (14.63%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (14.63%) Security Cleared
7 6 (14.63%) Vulnerability Management
7 6 (14.63%) Office 365
7 6 (14.63%) Security Architecture
7 6 (14.63%) Cisco ISE
7 6 (14.63%) Cyber-Ark
7 6 (14.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (14.63%) Forcepoint
7 6 (14.63%) Cisco
7 6 (14.63%) E-Commerce
7 6 (14.63%) Oracle
7 6 (14.63%) ArcSight
7 6 (14.63%) SIEM
7 6 (14.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 6 (14.63%) DDoS Mitigation

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 1 (2.44%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.63%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (14.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.51%) Firewall
1 8 (19.51%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (14.63%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) Power BI
1 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Rational Rose
2 1 (2.44%) JIRA
2 1 (2.44%) Subversion
General
1 15 (36.59%) Finance
2 14 (34.15%) Telecoms
3 4 (9.76%) Billing
3 4 (9.76%) Manufacturing
4 3 (7.32%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 26 (63.41%) Architect
2 17 (41.46%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (19.51%) Analyst
3 8 (19.51%) Consultant
4 7 (17.07%) Security Analyst
4 7 (17.07%) Senior Architect
5 6 (14.63%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 5 (12.20%) CLAS Consultant
6 5 (12.20%) Technical Architect
7 4 (9.76%) Digital Architect
7 4 (9.76%) Digital Solutions Architect
7 4 (9.76%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) Senior Security Analyst
8 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Architect
8 3 (7.32%) Information Analyst
8 3 (7.32%) Information Security Analyst
8 3 (7.32%) IT Analyst
8 3 (7.32%) IT Security Analyst
8 3 (7.32%) Technical Consultant
8 3 (7.32%) Telecoms Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) HTML
1 1 (2.44%) Itk
1 1 (2.44%) RESTful
1 1 (2.44%) SOAP
1 1 (2.44%) Swing
1 1 (2.44%) Web Services
1 1 (2.44%) XML
1 1 (2.44%) XSL
1 1 (2.44%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Data Centre
1 6 (14.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 5 (12.20%) Management Information System
3 4 (9.76%) Computer Science
3 4 (9.76%) Economics
4 2 (4.88%) AS400
4 2 (4.88%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (4.88%) Mainframe
4 2 (4.88%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (2.44%) CESG
5 1 (2.44%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 12 (29.27%) Linux
1 12 (29.27%) Windows
2 4 (9.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) Information Security
2 8 (19.51%) Business Analysis
2 8 (19.51%) Content Management
3 6 (14.63%) DDoS Mitigation
3 6 (14.63%) E-Commerce
3 6 (14.63%) Security Architecture
3 6 (14.63%) SIEM
3 6 (14.63%) Threat Management
3 6 (14.63%) Vulnerability Management
4 5 (12.20%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (12.20%) Information Assurance
4 5 (12.20%) Project Management
4 5 (12.20%) SOA
4 5 (12.20%) TOGAF
5 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (9.76%) CMMI
5 4 (9.76%) EAI
5 4 (9.76%) ETL
5 4 (9.76%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.44%) C
1 1 (2.44%) C++
1 1 (2.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (19.51%) CISSP
2 6 (14.63%) Security Cleared
3 5 (12.20%) CLAS
4 4 (9.76%) Degree
5 3 (7.32%) ISEB
5 3 (7.32%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.44%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.44%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.51%) PCI DSS
2 6 (14.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (7.32%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (7.32%) GMP
4 2 (4.88%) ISO27002
System Software
1 10 (24.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (14.63%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 4 (9.76%) NetBackup
2 4 (9.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (29.27%) VMware
2 6 (14.63%) ArcSight
2 6 (14.63%) Cisco
2 6 (14.63%) Cyber-Ark
2 6 (14.63%) Forcepoint
2 6 (14.63%) Oracle
3 4 (9.76%) BMC
3 4 (9.76%) IBM
3 4 (9.76%) NetApp
4 3 (7.32%) hybris
5 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.44%) SAP
5 1 (2.44%) Siemens
5 1 (2.44%) Tableau