The table below looks at the statistics for Technical Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architecture
Rank - 41 26
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford - 0.27% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.34% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £520
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -8.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £56.00 £43.50 £44.00
% change year-on-year
+28.73% -1.13%
Technical Architecture
Oxfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
247 297 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 86.97% 81.15% 74.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 197 82
Average daily rate £420 £450 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +23.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £300 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 7
Average hourly rate £67.50 £18.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+264.86% -50.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £11.63 £24.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £137.50 £24.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Technical Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Technical Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Technical Architecture Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Technical Architecture
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Oxford region.

Technical Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Technical Architecture
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCIE
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Polycom
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
1 2 (100.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless Security
2 1 (50.00%) Publishing

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless Security
General
1 1 (50.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Network Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCIE
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) Palo Alto
1 2 (100.00%) Polycom