The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Somerset region that had Technical Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Architect
South West / Somerset
Rank 36 37 45
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.86% 1.07% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 1.07% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £514 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+2.80% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £49.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Somerset 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
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
219 280 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 94.40% 99.64% 96.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 144 185
Median daily rate £350 £400 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +12.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £508 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 44 23
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +128.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £15.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.48 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-5.27% +9.64%

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Somerset region that featured Technical Architect in the job title.

Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Technical Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Technical Architect Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, Technical Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Somerset region featuring Technical Architect in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) TDD
1 3 (75.00%) JUnit
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Architecture
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) Gradle
2 2 (50.00%) Apache Buildr
2 2 (50.00%) Ansible
2 2 (50.00%) Docker
2 2 (50.00%) XML Parsing
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) Refactoring
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (50.00%) jMock
2 2 (50.00%) RIA
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) RESTful
2 2 (50.00%) Mercurial
2 2 (50.00%) EJB
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) JSP
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) Struts
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 (25.00%) Alfresco
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) JBoss
1 1 (25.00%) Liferay
1 1 (25.00%) WildFly
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (75.00%) JUnit
2 2 (50.00%) Ant
2 2 (50.00%) Apache Buildr
2 2 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) Gradle
2 2 (50.00%) IntelliJ
2 2 (50.00%) jMock
2 2 (50.00%) Maven
2 2 (50.00%) Mercurial
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) Bower
3 1 (25.00%) Grunt
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) TestNG
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Ajax
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) EJB
1 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) JSF
1 2 (50.00%) JSON
1 2 (50.00%) JSP
1 2 (50.00%) RESTful
1 2 (50.00%) SOAP
1 2 (50.00%) Spring
1 2 (50.00%) Struts
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) Modernizr
2 1 (25.00%) RESTEasy
2 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) RIA
1 2 (50.00%) Web 2.0
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) TDD
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 2 (50.00%) Refactoring
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) XML Parsing
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) API Development
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Document Management
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) ATG
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle