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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architecture
Rank 62 64 43
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -21
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 8 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.93% 0.64% 1.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 0.83% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 7
Average daily rate
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£525 £300 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% -17.24%
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £41.58 -
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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
670 600 357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 78.27% 77.32% 70.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 523 433 222
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 £300 £280 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 31 9
Average hourly rate £37.04 £24.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.33% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.96 £16.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £35.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%

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 7 July 2015.

Technical Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 9 (36.00%) SOA
2 8 (32.00%) Java
3 7 (28.00%) Linux
3 7 (28.00%) CRM
3 7 (28.00%) Firewall
3 7 (28.00%) VMware
4 6 (24.00%) Oracle
4 6 (24.00%) Windows
4 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (20.00%) Data Centre
5 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (20.00%) Middleware
5 5 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (20.00%) Finance
6 4 (16.00%) Migration
6 4 (16.00%) Wyse
6 4 (16.00%) Information Security
6 4 (16.00%) IPsec
6 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
6 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
6 4 (16.00%) Apache
6 4 (16.00%) IIS
6 4 (16.00%) HTML
6 4 (16.00%) UNIX
6 4 (16.00%) SQL
6 4 (16.00%) .NET
6 4 (16.00%) MySQL
6 4 (16.00%) Red Hat
6 4 (16.00%) Active Directory

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 (16.00%) IIS
1 4 (16.00%) Apache
1 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) Firewall
2 4 (16.00%) IPsec
2 4 (16.00%) DHCP
2 4 (16.00%) VPN
2 4 (16.00%) DNS
3 3 (12.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (4.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (16.00%) MySQL
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Rational Rose
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Billing
2 3 (12.00%) Local Government
3 2 (8.00%) Law
4 1 (4.00%) Legal
4 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Architect
2 7 (28.00%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (24.00%) Analyst
4 5 (20.00%) Technical Architect
5 4 (16.00%) Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Hybris Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Security Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Senior Security Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) CRM Architect
7 2 (8.00%) CRM Solutions Architect
8 1 (4.00%) Consultant
8 1 (4.00%) Commercial Manager
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 1 (4.00%) Oracle Architect
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Architect
8 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
8 1 (4.00%) Head of Procurement
8 1 (4.00%) Oracle Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) Middleware
2 4 (16.00%) HTML
2 4 (16.00%) .NET
2 4 (16.00%) Spring
2 4 (16.00%) Ajax
2 4 (16.00%) HTML5
3 3 (12.00%) LAMP
4 1 (4.00%) Web Services
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (16.00%) iPad
2 4 (16.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (12.00%) Mainframe
3 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (12.00%) IBM Mainframe
3 3 (12.00%) Data Integration
4 2 (8.00%) AS400
4 2 (8.00%) IVR
5 1 (4.00%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Linux
2 6 (24.00%) Windows
3 4 (16.00%) UNIX
3 4 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) SOA
2 7 (28.00%) CRM
3 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.00%) Migration
4 4 (16.00%) Information Security
4 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
4 4 (16.00%) Data Migration
4 4 (16.00%) Email Migration
5 3 (12.00%) Workflow
5 3 (12.00%) Change Control
5 3 (12.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 3 (12.00%) Financial Modelling
5 3 (12.00%) Information Management
5 3 (12.00%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (12.00%) BPR
5 3 (12.00%) Project Management
6 2 (8.00%) Change Management
6 2 (8.00%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) Java
2 4 (16.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (12.00%) CISSP
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.00%) CCNP
3 1 (4.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (16.00%) XenApp
2 4 (16.00%) vSphere
2 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) VMware
2 6 (24.00%) Oracle
3 4 (16.00%) Wyse
3 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (16.00%) Citrix
3 4 (16.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (16.00%) hybris
4 3 (12.00%) IBM
5 2 (8.00%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (4.00%) Cisco