The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Norfolk 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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architect
Rank - - 28
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk - - 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 £49.50 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -30.28%
Technical Architect
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Norfolk 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
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
191 163 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 98.45% 95.32% 94.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 101 89
Average daily rate £375 £345 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% +25.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £104 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 31 11
Average hourly rate £16.00 £12.45 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.56% +3.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

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

Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

Technical Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Technical Architect Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

Technical Architect
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) RAD
2 1 (33.33%) RUP
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Mainframe

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) RAD
2 1 (33.33%) RUP
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft