The table below looks at the statistics for Technical Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Architecture
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank - - 26
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire - - 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £525 £475
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £56.00 £49.50
% change year-on-year
-46.57% +13.13%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
130 112 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 73.45% 80.00% 76.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 83 64
Median daily rate £338 £340 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.73% -9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 2
Median hourly rate £55.00 £17.00 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+223.52% +23.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £15.04 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £95.00 £17.00 £16.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

Technical Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Technical Architecture Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire