The table below looks at the statistics for Technical Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architecture
Rank 43 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.34% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £250 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £525
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.25 £43.50 £44.00
% change year-on-year
+17.81% -1.13%
Technical Architecture
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Leicestershire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
225 182 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 76.27% 68.42% 76.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 122 94
Average daily rate £315 £339 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.01% +12.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 7 24
Average hourly rate £39.25 £10.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+273.80% -61.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.08 £10.44 £11.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £16.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Technical Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Technical Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Technical Architecture Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Technical Architecture
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £32000 - £33000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
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Rate: £240 - 280 per day
Posted: 3 days ago