The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architect
Rank 71 82 64
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 20 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.31% 0.082% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% 0.088% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 7
Average daily rate
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£500 - £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 - £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 - £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £425
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 £45.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.26%
Technical Architect
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1424 1142 851
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 93.01% 93.61% 91.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 798 606 425
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 53 80
Average hourly rate £17.00 £18.32 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.20% +7.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.01 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £33.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.74 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -2.85%

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Technical Architect in the job title across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Technical Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Technical Architect Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Technical Architect
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Architect within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oldham - - - - 1
Salford - - - -
Technical Architect
North West

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region that cited Technical Architect in their job title 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 with Technical Architect in their job title.

1 20 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (36.84%) Configuration Management
3 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
4 9 (23.68%) HTML
4 9 (23.68%) Oracle
4 9 (23.68%) CSS
4 9 (23.68%) UNIX
4 9 (23.68%) Finance
4 9 (23.68%) TDD
4 9 (23.68%) Scrum
4 9 (23.68%) Ruby
4 9 (23.68%) Django
5 8 (21.05%) Kanban
5 8 (21.05%) TOGAF
5 8 (21.05%) REST
6 7 (18.42%) Software Architecture
6 7 (18.42%) HTML5
6 7 (18.42%) Enterprise Architecture
6 7 (18.42%) JSON
6 7 (18.42%) Firewall
6 7 (18.42%) Management Information System
6 7 (18.42%) Solaris
6 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
7 6 (15.79%) COBOL
7 6 (15.79%) Windows
7 6 (15.79%) Python
7 6 (15.79%) Citrix
7 6 (15.79%) WAN
7 6 (15.79%) CICS
7 6 (15.79%) IBM

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region that cited Technical Architect in their job title 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 with Technical Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (15.79%) CICS
2 5 (13.16%) IIS
3 1 (2.63%) JBoss
3 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.63%) Liferay
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Office
1 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.42%) Firewall
2 6 (15.79%) WAN
3 5 (13.16%) SAN
3 5 (13.16%) DMZ
3 5 (13.16%) Internet
3 5 (13.16%) MPLS
3 5 (13.16%) OSPF
3 5 (13.16%) BGP
3 5 (13.16%) EIGRP
3 5 (13.16%) Wireless
3 5 (13.16%) VPLS
3 5 (13.16%) iSCSI
3 5 (13.16%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (13.16%) NAS
3 5 (13.16%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (2.63%) LDAP
4 1 (2.63%) LAN
4 1 (2.63%) VoIP
4 1 (2.63%) DHCP
4 1 (2.63%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.16%) MySQL
2 5 (13.16%) Oracle Database
3 4 (10.53%) MongoDB
3 4 (10.53%) Easytrieve
3 4 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (7.89%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (7.89%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (2.63%) DB2
5 1 (2.63%) DataStage
General
1 9 (23.68%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.26%) Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Retail
4 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.68%) HTML
1 9 (23.68%) CSS
1 9 (23.68%) Django
2 8 (21.05%) REST
3 7 (18.42%) JSON
3 7 (18.42%) HTML5
4 6 (15.79%) CSS3
4 6 (15.79%) Ajax
5 5 (13.16%) Ruby on Rails
6 4 (10.53%) Play Framework
7 3 (7.89%) .NET
8 2 (5.26%) SOAP
8 2 (5.26%) Web Services
8 2 (5.26%) Middleware
8 2 (5.26%) Hibernate
8 2 (5.26%) Spring
8 2 (5.26%) Spring MVC
9 1 (2.63%) WCF
9 1 (2.63%) Spring Batch
9 1 (2.63%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Management Information System
2 6 (15.79%) VSAM
2 6 (15.79%) Mainframe
3 5 (13.16%) Open Source
3 5 (13.16%) Replication
3 5 (13.16%) Clustering
3 5 (13.16%) Celerra
4 4 (10.53%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (5.26%) User Experience
6 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.63%) PKI
6 1 (2.63%) Web 2.0
6 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.63%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.68%) UNIX
2 7 (18.42%) Solaris
3 6 (15.79%) Windows
4 4 (10.53%) Linux
5 2 (5.26%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (36.84%) Configuration Management
3 9 (23.68%) Scrum
3 9 (23.68%) TDD
4 8 (21.05%) TOGAF
4 8 (21.05%) Kanban
5 7 (18.42%) Enterprise Architecture
5 7 (18.42%) Software Architecture
6 5 (13.16%) Migration
6 5 (13.16%) Business Continuity
6 5 (13.16%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (10.53%) Change Management
7 4 (10.53%) Change Control
8 3 (7.89%) Information Governance
8 3 (7.89%) Product Management
9 2 (5.26%) Waterfall
9 2 (5.26%) MVC
9 2 (5.26%) SOA
9 2 (5.26%) ETL
9 2 (5.26%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.68%) Ruby
2 6 (15.79%) COBOL
2 6 (15.79%) Python
3 5 (13.16%) Scala
4 4 (10.53%) Assembly Language
4 4 (10.53%) REXX
4 4 (10.53%) JCL
4 4 (10.53%) Java
5 3 (7.89%) SQL
6 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.63%) PHP
7 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.63%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) VCP4
2 2 (5.26%) Degree
3 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (13.16%) Active Directory
1 5 (13.16%) Terminal Services
1 5 (13.16%) VMware ESX
1 5 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (13.16%) Hyper-V
1 5 (13.16%) XenApp
1 5 (13.16%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (2.63%) Puppet
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 9 (23.68%) Oracle
3 6 (15.79%) IBM
3 6 (15.79%) Citrix
4 5 (13.16%) EMC
4 5 (13.16%) Nortel
4 5 (13.16%) Cisco
4 5 (13.16%) CheckPoint
4 5 (13.16%) VMware
4 5 (13.16%) SolarWinds
5 4 (10.53%) Avaya
6 2 (5.26%) SAP
6 2 (5.26%) CA
7 1 (2.63%) Hyperion
7 1 (2.63%) Cognos
7 1 (2.63%) Genesys
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