The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire 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 16 April 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 Warwickshire 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architect
Rank 31 26 19
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 5 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 1.61% 1.74% 3.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.75% 1.94% 4.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 7
Average daily rate £494 £513 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.65% +13.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £471 £450
% change year-on-year
+6.10% +4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £26.98 -
% change year-on-year
+163.20% -
Job Titles Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
286 206 238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 91.96% 89.57% 94.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 107 93
Average daily rate £315 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £530 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 15 23
Average hourly rate £15.00 £21.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £31.90 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Technical Architect
West Midlands

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Technical Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Technical Architect Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Technical Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Technical Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Technical Architect
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

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 Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Vacancies
Stratford-upon-Avon +1 1 - -
Technical Architect
West Midlands

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 2 (33.33%) IronPort
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
1 2 (33.33%) Lync
1 2 (33.33%) Unified Communications
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (33.33%) Internet
1 2 (33.33%) Service Management
1 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) COBIT
2 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) WCF
2 1 (16.67%) WPF
2 1 (16.67%) Wireless
2 1 (16.67%) AS400
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Zachman Framework
2 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
2 1 (16.67%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (16.67%) Tivoli
2 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
2 1 (16.67%) SOA
2 1 (16.67%) ISEB
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (33.33%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
1 2 (33.33%) Internet
1 2 (33.33%) Unified Communications
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) WCF
1 1 (16.67%) WPF
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
1 1 (16.67%) AS400
1 1 (16.67%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) AIX
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Service Management
1 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Zachman Framework
2 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
2 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) OOP
2 1 (16.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (16.67%) COBIT
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) XenApp
1 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (16.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
1 2 (33.33%) IronPort
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) VMware