The table below looks at the statistics for Technical Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 26 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architecture
Rank 57 66 65
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 14 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.75% 0.79% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.05% 0.93% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 1
Median daily rate £425 £463 £750
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.10% -38.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 £468 £450
% change year-on-year
+0.53% +3.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £21.05 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.77 £42.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-24.35% +86.66%
Technical Architecture
North 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 Cheshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
682 972 607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.36% 85.34% 76.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 493 668 324
Median daily rate £413 £450 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £605 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 28 42
Median hourly rate £21.02 £17.33 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.30% -38.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.35 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £36.25 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +29.38%

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Technical Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Technical Architecture Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Technical Architecture
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Technical Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Technical Architecture
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Cheshire region.

Technical Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Technical Architecture
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Architecture within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +11 3 £800 +88.23%
Technical Architecture
North West

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Technical Architecture.

1 15 (65.22%) Java
1 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) Scrum
2 10 (43.48%) Enterprise Architecture
3 9 (39.13%) JSON
3 9 (39.13%) Content Management
3 9 (39.13%) Spring
3 9 (39.13%) Web Development
3 9 (39.13%) jQuery
3 9 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (39.13%) Kanban
3 9 (39.13%) Selenium
3 9 (39.13%) Test Automation
3 9 (39.13%) RESTful
3 9 (39.13%) Dependency Injection
3 9 (39.13%) HTML5
3 9 (39.13%) hybris
3 9 (39.13%) Cucumber
3 9 (39.13%) CSS3
3 9 (39.13%) Responsive Web Design
3 9 (39.13%) AngularJS
3 9 (39.13%) SDLC
3 9 (39.13%) TDD
3 9 (39.13%) Pair Programming
3 9 (39.13%) ATG
3 9 (39.13%) CMS
3 9 (39.13%) Configuration Management
3 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
3 9 (39.13%) HTML
3 9 (39.13%) CSS

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 9 (39.13%) CMS
2 6 (26.09%) SharePoint
3 2 (8.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.70%) IaaS
2 2 (8.70%) PaaS
2 2 (8.70%) SaaS
3 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) Internet
2 3 (13.04%) VPN
2 3 (13.04%) WAN
3 2 (8.70%) Firewall
3 2 (8.70%) LAN
3 2 (8.70%) SSL
3 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.70%) Wireless
4 1 (4.35%) DNS
4 1 (4.35%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (39.13%) Cucumber
1 9 (39.13%) Selenium
General
1 5 (21.74%) Law
2 4 (17.39%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Architect
1 9 (39.13%) Developer
1 9 (39.13%) Java Developer
2 7 (30.43%) Technical Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Digital Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Digital Technical Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Technical Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Junior
5 2 (8.70%) Junior Project Leader
5 2 (8.70%) Junior Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Network Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Project Leader
5 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Rollout Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Rollout Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Digital Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) AngularJS
1 9 (39.13%) CSS
1 9 (39.13%) CSS3
1 9 (39.13%) Dropwizard
1 9 (39.13%) HTML
1 9 (39.13%) HTML5
1 9 (39.13%) jQuery
1 9 (39.13%) JSON
1 9 (39.13%) RESTful
1 9 (39.13%) Spring
2 6 (26.09%) .NET
2 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET
2 6 (26.09%) CAML
3 2 (8.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.70%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) Fat Client
3 1 (4.35%) Health Informatics
3 1 (4.35%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (4.35%) Informatics
3 1 (4.35%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Unix
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
2 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) Enterprise Architecture
2 10 (43.48%) Scrum
3 9 (39.13%) Configuration Management
3 9 (39.13%) Content Management
3 9 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (39.13%) Dependency Injection
3 9 (39.13%) E-Commerce
3 9 (39.13%) Kanban
3 9 (39.13%) Pair Programming
3 9 (39.13%) Responsive Web Design
3 9 (39.13%) SDLC
3 9 (39.13%) TDD
3 9 (39.13%) Test Automation
3 9 (39.13%) Web Development
4 6 (26.09%) Open Source
5 5 (21.74%) Data Management
5 5 (21.74%) Data Protection
5 5 (21.74%) OWASP
6 4 (17.39%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) Java
2 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
3 6 (26.09%) C#
3 6 (26.09%) FQL
3 6 (26.09%) PowerShell
3 6 (26.09%) VB
4 2 (8.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
1 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (8.70%) CCNP
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.35%) CCIE
3 1 (4.35%) CCNA
3 1 (4.35%) CCSP
3 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (4.35%) VMware ESX
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) ATG
1 9 (39.13%) hybris
2 6 (26.09%) ServiceNow
3 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
4 3 (13.04%) Citrix
4 3 (13.04%) Juniper
4 3 (13.04%) VMware
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco
5 2 (8.70%) HP
6 1 (4.35%) AppSense
6 1 (4.35%) Forcepoint
Cheshire
Oscar
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