The table below looks at the statistics for Technical Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architecture
Rank 52 65 60
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -5
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 2 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.41% 0.17% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.21% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Median daily rate £538 £600 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.41% +71.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £600 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £600 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £478 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.58 - £41.58
Technical Architecture
Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
373 475 541
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 77.07% 80.92% 83.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 374 357
Median daily rate £400 £356 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.35% -8.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 15 10
Median hourly rate £35.00 £15.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+129.50% -12.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £10.60 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.50 £16.80 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales 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 South Wales

Technical Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Technical Architecture Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Technical Architecture
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Technical Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Technical Architecture
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Architecture within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff - 2 £538 -
Technical Architecture
Wales

Technical Architecture
Top 24 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Technical Architecture.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) EAI
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) FTP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (100.00%) Re-Platforming

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) FTP
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) EAI
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) Re-Platforming
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) Python
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft