The table below looks at the statistics for Technical Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architecture
Rank 73 - 69
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 6 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.75% - 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% - 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 8
Median daily rate £675 - £550
90% offered a daily rate of more than £485 - £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 - £560
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
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
676 557 588
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 84.08% 80.14% 81.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 496 432 376
Median daily rate £433 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 19 11
Median hourly rate £32.50 £21.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.76% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.68 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.25 £52.03 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales 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 Wales

Technical Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Technical Architecture Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Technical Architecture
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Wales region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Technical Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Technical Architecture
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Technical Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Technical Architecture
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 10 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
South Wales - 3 £725 - 2
West Wales - 3 £425 -
Technical Architecture
UK

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 10 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 Wales region with a requirement for Technical Architecture.

1 10 (76.92%) Java
1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (76.92%) Open Source
2 7 (53.85%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (53.85%) Ansible
2 7 (53.85%) Domain-Driven Design
2 7 (53.85%) Web Services
3 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (46.15%) Jenkins
3 6 (46.15%) REST
4 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
5 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
5 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
6 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
6 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
6 3 (23.08%) Hadoop
6 3 (23.08%) MapReduce
6 3 (23.08%) Big Data
6 3 (23.08%) Apache Hive
6 3 (23.08%) HDFS
6 3 (23.08%) DevOps
6 3 (23.08%) Apache Pig
7 2 (15.38%) HBase
7 2 (15.38%) CQRS
7 2 (15.38%) Event Store
7 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
7 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
7 2 (15.38%) Hortonworks
7 2 (15.38%) Cloudera
7 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 3 (23.08%) Apache Pig
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 7 (53.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
2 3 (23.08%) Apache Hive
2 3 (23.08%) Big Data
2 3 (23.08%) Hadoop
3 2 (15.38%) Event Store
3 2 (15.38%) HBase
3 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
3 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
4 1 (7.69%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
1 7 (53.85%) Java Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Big Data Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Hadoop Architect
4 2 (15.38%) AWS Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Data Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Leader
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Applications Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Java Applications Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Java Web Applications Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Lead Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) Web Services
2 6 (46.15%) REST
3 1 (7.69%) J2EE
3 1 (7.69%) Kafka
3 1 (7.69%) RESTful
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (76.92%) Open Source
2 7 (53.85%) Domain-Driven Design
3 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
5 3 (23.08%) DevOps
5 3 (23.08%) MapReduce
6 2 (15.38%) CQRS
6 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
7 1 (7.69%) API Design
7 1 (7.69%) BDD
7 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
7 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
7 1 (7.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) Python
3 1 (7.69%) Scala
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
1 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) HDFS
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) Ansible
2 1 (7.69%) Ambari
2 1 (7.69%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (7.69%) Oozie
2 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Cloudera
1 2 (15.38%) Hortonworks
2 1 (7.69%) Splunk