The table below looks at the statistics for Technical Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architecture
Rank 127 131 132
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 10 15 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.36% 0.48% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.59% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 10
Median daily rate £418 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.50% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £288 £381
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £723 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £475 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £36.50 £21.44
% change year-on-year
+17.80% +70.24%
Technical Architecture
England

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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2160 2539 2557
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 78.66% 80.50% 76.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1460 1772 1735
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £548
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 108 124
Median hourly rate £38.00 £41.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.31% +24.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £20.63 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.80 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.01% +39.80%

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Technical Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Technical Architecture Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Technical Architecture
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the South West region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Technical Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Technical Architecture
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Technical Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Technical Architecture
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
Bristol +6 7 £550 +18.91% 1
Wiltshire -13 2 £323 -48.91% 3
Gloucestershire +3 1 £500 +92.30%
Technical Architecture
England

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 West region with a requirement for Technical Architecture.

1 13 (39.39%) Finance
2 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (27.27%) Java
3 9 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
4 8 (24.24%) Oracle
4 8 (24.24%) Management Information System
5 7 (21.21%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (21.21%) TDD
6 6 (18.18%) Use Case
6 6 (18.18%) Content Management
6 6 (18.18%) Project Management
6 6 (18.18%) Windows
6 6 (18.18%) Linux
7 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
7 5 (15.15%) HTML
7 5 (15.15%) Web Development
7 5 (15.15%) Degree
7 5 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (12.12%) Selenium
8 4 (12.12%) Kanban
8 4 (12.12%) Oracle Fusion
8 4 (12.12%) Test Automation
8 4 (12.12%) RESTful
8 4 (12.12%) Dependency Injection
8 4 (12.12%) Cucumber
8 4 (12.12%) CSS3
8 4 (12.12%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (12.12%) AngularJS
8 4 (12.12%) HTML5
8 4 (12.12%) hybris

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 4 (12.12%) CMS
2 2 (6.06%) NetWeaver
2 2 (6.06%) SAS
3 1 (3.03%) SAP EP
3 1 (3.03%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Office
2 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (3.03%) ENOVIA
3 1 (3.03%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) Cisco ISE
1 2 (6.06%) Firewall
1 2 (6.06%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (6.06%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
1 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (6.06%) OLAP
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle OLAP
1 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (6.06%) Star Schema
2 1 (3.03%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Cucumber
1 4 (12.12%) Selenium
2 2 (6.06%) Eclipse
2 2 (6.06%) JDeveloper
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (6.06%) Toad
3 1 (3.03%) Rational Rose
3 1 (3.03%) Subversion
3 1 (3.03%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 13 (39.39%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Aerospace
2 3 (9.09%) Automotive
2 3 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.03%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) Architect
2 7 (21.21%) Developer
2 7 (21.21%) Technical Architect
3 6 (18.18%) Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Consultant
5 4 (12.12%) Java Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Business Systems Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) Information Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Information Security Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) IT Security Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Oracle Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Oracle Forms Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Oracle Technical Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Pensions Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Security Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) HTML
2 4 (12.12%) AngularJS
2 4 (12.12%) CSS
2 4 (12.12%) CSS3
2 4 (12.12%) Dropwizard
2 4 (12.12%) HTML5
2 4 (12.12%) jQuery
2 4 (12.12%) JSON
2 4 (12.12%) Middleware
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle Fusion
2 4 (12.12%) RESTful
2 4 (12.12%) Spring
3 2 (6.06%) J2EE
3 2 (6.06%) SAP Basis
4 1 (3.03%) JSP
4 1 (3.03%) Swing
4 1 (3.03%) Web Services
4 1 (3.03%) XML
4 1 (3.03%) XSL
4 1 (3.03%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.09%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.06%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.03%) BYOD
4 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) Linux
1 6 (18.18%) Windows
2 4 (12.12%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
3 7 (21.21%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (21.21%) TDD
4 6 (18.18%) Content Management
4 6 (18.18%) Project Management
4 6 (18.18%) Use Case
5 5 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (15.15%) Web Development
6 4 (12.12%) BPEL
6 4 (12.12%) Configuration Management
6 4 (12.12%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (12.12%) E-business
6 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce
6 4 (12.12%) Kanban
6 4 (12.12%) Migration
6 4 (12.12%) Network Design
6 4 (12.12%) Pair Programming
6 4 (12.12%) Scrum
6 4 (12.12%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 9 (27.27%) Java
2 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
3 4 (12.12%) PL/SQL
3 4 (12.12%) SQL
4 1 (3.03%) ABAP
4 1 (3.03%) Apex Code
4 1 (3.03%) C
4 1 (3.03%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) CISSP
2 2 (6.06%) HNC
2 2 (6.06%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) QA
2 2 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.06%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.03%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) Oracle
2 4 (12.12%) ATG
2 4 (12.12%) hybris
2 4 (12.12%) Siebel
3 2 (6.06%) ArcSight
3 2 (6.06%) Cisco
3 2 (6.06%) Cyber-Ark
3 2 (6.06%) Forcepoint
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.06%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (6.06%) SAP
3 2 (6.06%) Teradata
3 2 (6.06%) VMware
4 1 (3.03%) IBM
4 1 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.03%) Tableau
4 1 (3.03%) Talend
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