The table below looks at the statistics for Technical Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architecture
Rank 106 89 83
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -6
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 1 17 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.060% 0.87% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.071% 1.08% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 8
Median daily rate £675 £475 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.10% +55.61%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £475 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £36.50 £21.44
% change year-on-year
+17.80% +70.24%
Technical Architecture
North 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 Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1404 1567 1105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 84.78% 80.32% 76.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 920 901 701
Median daily rate £420 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 42 32
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £12.35 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 Manchester

Technical Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Technical Architecture Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Technical Architecture.

1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) Middleware
3 1 (25.00%) EDRMS
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Taxonomies
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Content Management
3 1 (25.00%) hybris
3 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (25.00%) Big Data
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Master Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (25.00%) DB2
1 1 (25.00%) EDRMS
1 1 (25.00%) GIS
1 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Integration Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Domain Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Taxonomies
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) AIX
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Content Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Security
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Content Management
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Information Management
2 1 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
2 1 (25.00%) Master Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Microservices
2 1 (25.00%) Process Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) hybris