The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Wales region.

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.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architect
Rank 67 48 56
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 6 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.76% 0.59% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.64% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Average daily rate
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£475 £525 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £525 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £525 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £430 £425
% change year-on-year
+10.46% +1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £27.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+158.18% +1.85%
Job Titles Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
758 466 583
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 95.47% 91.55% 92.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 476 279 297
Average daily rate £375 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 30 32
Average hourly rate £12.50 £14.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.85 £10.50 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.10 £20.25 £24.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.47 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -2.94%
Technical Architect
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Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Technical Architect in the job title across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Technical Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Technical Architect Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Technical Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Architect across the Wales region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Technical Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Technical Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Technical Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Technical Architect
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Architect within the Wales region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Technical Architect
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Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region that cited Technical Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Technical Architect in their job title.

1 12 (75.00%) Java
2 8 (50.00%) Scala
3 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (43.75%) BDD
4 6 (37.50%) TDD
4 6 (37.50%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (31.25%) Spring
5 5 (31.25%) Hibernate
5 5 (31.25%) MVC
6 4 (25.00%) Scrum
6 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (25.00%) CSS
6 4 (25.00%) J2EE
6 4 (25.00%) Web Services
6 4 (25.00%) OO
6 4 (25.00%) JSON
6 4 (25.00%) HTML
6 4 (25.00%) HTML5
6 4 (25.00%) REST
6 4 (25.00%) Play Framework
7 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (18.75%) Akka
7 3 (18.75%) Open Source
7 3 (18.75%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (18.75%) Zend
7 3 (18.75%) Linux
7 3 (18.75%) SOA
8 2 (12.50%) Finance
8 2 (12.50%) Ajax
8 2 (12.50%) Pair Programming

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region that cited Technical Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Technical Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.25%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
1 1 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Ant
1 1 (6.25%) JUnit
1 1 (6.25%) Maven
1 1 (6.25%) Jasmine
1 1 (6.25%) Apache Ivy
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) Hibernate
1 5 (31.25%) Spring
2 4 (25.00%) HTML
2 4 (25.00%) J2EE
2 4 (25.00%) CSS
2 4 (25.00%) JSON
2 4 (25.00%) HTML5
2 4 (25.00%) REST
2 4 (25.00%) Web Services
2 4 (25.00%) Play Framework
3 3 (18.75%) Akka
4 2 (12.50%) Ajax
5 1 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (6.25%) Java EE
5 1 (6.25%) SOAP
5 1 (6.25%) CSS3
5 1 (6.25%) Spring MVC
5 1 (6.25%) Grails
5 1 (6.25%) Django
5 1 (6.25%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Open Source
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (43.75%) BDD
2 6 (37.50%) TDD
2 6 (37.50%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (31.25%) MVC
4 4 (25.00%) Scrum
4 4 (25.00%) OO
5 3 (18.75%) SOA
5 3 (18.75%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (12.50%) Pair Programming
7 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
7 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
7 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
7 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
7 1 (6.25%) UML
7 1 (6.25%) Extreme Programming
7 1 (6.25%) Kanban
7 1 (6.25%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) Java
2 8 (50.00%) Scala
3 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) Python
4 1 (6.25%) Ruby
4 1 (6.25%) Groovy
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Zend
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Citrix
2 1 (6.25%) VMware
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