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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architecture
Rank 81 77 78
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 11 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.78% 0.26% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 0.36% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 5
Average daily rate
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£300 £288 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% -42.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £288 £395
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £288 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £438
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.44 £42.75 -
% change year-on-year
-49.84% -
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
1002 843 855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 71.37% 73.75% 71.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 627 449 443
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £248 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £477 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 44 46
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -28.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £9.50 £10.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.13 £48.70 £87.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Technical Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Technical Architecture
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 Architecture within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
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IT Job Ads
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Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Bolton - - - -
Technical Architecture
North West

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 11 (78.57%) SQL Server
2 10 (71.43%) .NET
2 10 (71.43%) C#
2 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 10 (71.43%) jQuery
3 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
4 8 (57.14%) MVC
4 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET
4 8 (57.14%) Scrum
4 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (57.14%) TDD
4 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (57.14%) Mingle
4 8 (57.14%) RavenDB
4 8 (57.14%) Mentoring
5 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
5 5 (35.71%) NHS
5 5 (35.71%) Visual Studio
6 4 (28.57%) Pair Programming
7 3 (21.43%) Ruby
7 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
7 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
7 3 (21.43%) Open Source
8 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
8 2 (14.29%) Degree
8 2 (14.29%) BDD
8 2 (14.29%) Orchard CMS
8 2 (14.29%) Middleware

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) CMS
1 2 (14.29%) Orchard CMS
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Mingle
2 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP ERP
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
1 1 (7.14%) PaaS
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
1 1 (7.14%) IaaS
1 1 (7.14%) SoftLayer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (78.57%) SQL Server
2 8 (57.14%) RavenDB
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
1 2 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
1 10 (71.43%) C# Developer
2 7 (50.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 7 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Technical Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Leader
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Enterprise Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) .NET
1 10 (71.43%) jQuery
2 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 2 (14.29%) Middleware
3 2 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (7.14%) Java EE
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (7.14%) RESTful
4 1 (7.14%) HTML
4 1 (7.14%) Ajax
4 1 (7.14%) J2EE
4 1 (7.14%) CSS
4 1 (7.14%) Web Services
4 1 (7.14%) XML
4 1 (7.14%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) NHS
1 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
2 3 (21.43%) Open Source
3 1 (7.14%) Linked Data
3 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) Semantic Web
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (57.14%) TDD
1 8 (57.14%) MVC
1 8 (57.14%) Scrum
1 8 (57.14%) Mentoring
2 4 (28.57%) Pair Programming
3 2 (14.29%) BDD
4 1 (7.14%) Network Management
4 1 (7.14%) Software Deployment
4 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Web Development
4 1 (7.14%) Operations Management
4 1 (7.14%) Network Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) Software Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (7.14%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
1 10 (71.43%) C#
2 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
2 3 (21.43%) Ruby
3 1 (7.14%) SPARQL
3 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) SCOM
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) SAP
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