The table below looks at the statistics for Technical Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architecture
Rank - 53 -
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - 0.40% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £415 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £56.00 £49.50 £44.00
% change year-on-year
+13.13% +12.50%
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 Gloucestershire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
351 359 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 78.17% 71.80% 69.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 220 104
Average daily rate £415 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £498 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 25 16
Average hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% +185.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £27.50 £12.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.20 £44.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Technical Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Technical Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Technical Architecture Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Technical Architecture
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Hitachi
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) 3PAR
1 3 (100.00%) Unified Communications
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) CCDA
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000
3 1 (33.33%) MCSA

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE
1 3 (100.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCDA
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) MCSA
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) 3PAR
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Hitachi
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft