The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Chester region that had Technical Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architect
Rank 36 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 6 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 2.79% 1.46% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.87% 1.55% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Median daily rate £444 £575 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.82% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £476
% change year-on-year
- +4.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.00 - £71.00
Technical Architect
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Chester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
209 194 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 97.21% 94.63% 94.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 108 56
Median daily rate £400 £420 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +35.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £308 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.75% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 17
Median hourly rate £13.50 £33.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.09% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.84 £14.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.85 £39.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Chester region that featured Technical Architect in the job title.

Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Technical Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Technical Architect Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Technical Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Technical Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, Technical Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Chester region featuring Technical Architect in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Dropwizard
3 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) OO
4 3 (37.50%) SOA
4 3 (37.50%) TDD
4 3 (37.50%) JSON
5 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (25.00%) Finance
5 2 (25.00%) J2EE
5 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle
5 2 (25.00%) XML
6 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
6 1 (12.50%) MySQL
6 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
6 1 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (12.50%) REST
6 1 (12.50%) High Availability
6 1 (12.50%) Redis
6 1 (12.50%) Play Framework
6 1 (12.50%) DevOps
6 1 (12.50%) Microservices

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) Redis
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) Dropwizard
2 3 (37.50%) JSON
3 2 (25.00%) J2EE
3 2 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) Play Framework
4 1 (12.50%) REST
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (37.50%) OO
3 3 (37.50%) SOA
3 3 (37.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) High Availability
4 1 (12.50%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle