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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architecture
Rank 47 51 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 4 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.85% 0.62% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 0.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Median daily rate £450 £260 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+73.07% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £466 £468 £450
% change year-on-year
-0.26% +3.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.05 £42.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-49.89% +86.66%
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
362 354 322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 77.02% 72.99% 68.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 214 166
Median daily rate £390 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 23 11
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -31.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 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
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Cheltenham - 1 - -
Cirencester - 1 £500 -
Technical Architecture
South West

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Technical Architecture.

1 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (37.50%) Star Schema
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) OLAP
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) HNC
3 2 (25.00%) HND
3 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Teradata
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) ETL
3 2 (25.00%) SAS
3 2 (25.00%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle OLAP
3 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (25.00%) Xcelsius

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 2 (25.00%) SAS
2 1 (12.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) IaaS
1 2 (25.00%) PaaS
1 2 (25.00%) SaaS
2 1 (12.50%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (37.50%) Star Schema
2 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (25.00%) OLAP
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle OLAP
2 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (25.00%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
1 1 (12.50%) Maven
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Architect
2 4 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Business Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Cloud Solutions Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Data Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Solutions Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Technical Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Salesforce.com Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Teradata Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) REST
2 1 (12.50%) WSDL
2 1 (12.50%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) ETL
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) MODAF
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
3 1 (12.50%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) HNC
2 2 (25.00%) HND
2 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) MicroStrategy
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Teradata
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (12.50%) VMware