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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architecture
Rank 95 87 85
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 9 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.49% 0.55% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.72% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 4
Median daily rate £631 £315 £456
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.39% -30.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £290 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £726 £487 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £463
% change year-on-year
- +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £49.50 -
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
1499 1249 1043
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 81.73% 75.65% 75.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 907 667 539
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 31 40
Median hourly rate £28.50 £16.72 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.48% +1.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.45 £11.75 £11.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £37.41
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.63%

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
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 6 May 2016.

Technical Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 9 (47.37%) Enterprise Architecture
2 8 (42.11%) TOGAF
2 8 (42.11%) Retail
3 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (31.58%) Web Services
4 6 (31.58%) SOA
4 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (26.32%) Scrum
5 5 (26.32%) Document Management
5 5 (26.32%) Domain-Driven Design
5 5 (26.32%) Microservices
5 5 (26.32%) BDD
5 5 (26.32%) Case Management
5 5 (26.32%) Service Design
6 4 (21.05%) Billing
6 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
6 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
7 3 (15.79%) Oracle
7 3 (15.79%) CRM
7 3 (15.79%) Oracle Retail
7 3 (15.79%) hybris
8 2 (10.53%) Logistics
8 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
8 2 (10.53%) Java
9 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
9 1 (5.26%) LAN
9 1 (5.26%) VoIP
9 1 (5.26%) WAN
9 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (5.26%) Citrix

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:

Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) H.323
1 1 (5.26%) LAN
1 1 (5.26%) VoIP
1 1 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 8 (42.11%) Retail
2 4 (21.05%) Billing
3 1 (5.26%) Law
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (94.74%) Architect
2 7 (36.84%) Technical Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Lead Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Billing Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (5.26%) CRM Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Digital Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Digital Technical Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Dynamics AX Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM Architect
5 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Digital Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Telecoms Architect
5 1 (5.26%) TOGAF Architect
5 1 (5.26%) TOGAF Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.26%) Reference Data
1 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Enterprise Architecture
2 8 (42.11%) TOGAF
3 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (31.58%) SOA
5 5 (26.32%) BDD
5 5 (26.32%) Case Management
5 5 (26.32%) Document Management
5 5 (26.32%) Domain-Driven Design
5 5 (26.32%) Microservices
5 5 (26.32%) Scrum
5 5 (26.32%) Service Design
6 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
7 3 (15.79%) CRM
8 2 (10.53%) Logistics
8 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
9 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
9 1 (5.26%) Business Transformation
9 1 (5.26%) Capacity Management
9 1 (5.26%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Chartered Engineer
1 1 (5.26%) CITP
1 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) hybris
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Avaya
3 1 (5.26%) Citrix
3 1 (5.26%) Talend