The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South Yorkshire region that had Technical Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architect
Rank 37 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 22 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.35% 1.70% -
As % of the Job Titles category 3.57% 1.84% -
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 0
Median daily rate £550 £695 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.86% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.73 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +0.70%
Technical Architect
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South Yorkshire 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
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
617 490 321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 93.91% 92.80% 93.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 399 353 207
Median daily rate £413 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £255 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 43 28
Median hourly rate £20.19 £12.00 £13.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.22% -14.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.33 £25.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.71
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +8.21%

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Technical Architect
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Technical Architect Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Technical Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Architect across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Technical Architect Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

Technical Architect
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Architect within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 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
Sheffield +2 21 £550 -20.86%
Technical Architect
Yorkshire

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, 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 South Yorkshire region featuring Technical Architect in the job title.

1 21 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (79.17%) Scrum
3 18 (75.00%) TDD
3 18 (75.00%) Kanban
4 17 (70.83%) Product Management
4 17 (70.83%) User Stories
5 15 (62.50%) Prototyping
6 14 (58.33%) Software Architecture
7 7 (29.17%) Java
8 5 (20.83%) Python
8 5 (20.83%) Ruby
9 4 (16.67%) Web Development
10 3 (12.50%) Public Cloud
11 2 (8.33%) Microservices
11 2 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
11 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
11 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
12 1 (4.17%) Electronics
12 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
12 1 (4.17%) Finance
12 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
12 1 (4.17%) OOD
12 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
12 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (4.17%) Project Management
12 1 (4.17%) Oracle
12 1 (4.17%) MS Office
12 1 (4.17%) SAP
12 1 (4.17%) Web Services
12 1 (4.17%) ITIL

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (4.17%) Banking
1 1 (4.17%) Electronics
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
1 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
1 1 (4.17%) Marketing
1 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) REST
1 1 (4.17%) RESTful
1 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (79.17%) Scrum
3 18 (75.00%) Kanban
3 18 (75.00%) TDD
4 17 (70.83%) Product Management
4 17 (70.83%) User Stories
5 15 (62.50%) Prototyping
6 14 (58.33%) Software Architecture
7 4 (16.67%) Web Development
8 2 (8.33%) Microservices
8 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
8 2 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
9 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (4.17%) ITIL
9 1 (4.17%) OOD
9 1 (4.17%) Pair Programming
9 1 (4.17%) Programme Management
9 1 (4.17%) Project Management
9 1 (4.17%) Software Delivery
9 1 (4.17%) UML
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) Java
2 5 (20.83%) Python
2 5 (20.83%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle
1 1 (4.17%) SAP