The table below looks at the statistics for Technical Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Architecture
England / Midlands
Rank 21 19 21
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 1 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.79% 2.79% 2.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 3.60% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 1
Median daily rate - £650 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +36.84%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £515 £475
% change year-on-year
-2.91% +8.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £56.00 £49.50
% change year-on-year
-46.57% +13.13%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
94 139 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 74.60% 77.65% 69.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 74 37
Median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £25.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Midlands 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 the Midlands

Technical Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Technical Architecture Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Technical Architecture
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Technical Architecture.

1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Ariba
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Basis
1 1 (100.00%) Zachman Framework
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Strategic Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Procure-to-Pay

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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 (100.00%) WebSphere
General
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Basis
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Strategic Planning
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Zachman Framework
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Ariba
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) SAP