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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architecture
Rank 29 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.77% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.09% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 £468 £450
% change year-on-year
+0.53% +3.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.77 £42.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-24.35% +86.66%
Technical Architecture
West Midlands

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
191 130 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 84.51% 86.09% 62.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 87 54
Median daily rate £340 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £420 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 4
Median hourly rate £30.00 £12.35 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+142.91% -39.01%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +29.38%

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

Technical Architecture
Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Technical Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

Technical Architecture
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

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 Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
Lichfield - 2 £325 -
Stafford - 1 £475 -
Technical Architecture
West Midlands

Technical Architecture
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Technical Architecture.

1 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (50.00%) Data Centre Operations
2 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (25.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (25.00%) IVR
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) SLA

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

General
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Designer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) Data Centre Operations
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA