The first table below looks at the demand for Technical Architecture skills 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 Architecture over the 3 months to 18 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 of the Processes & Methodologies category 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architecture
Rank 27 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 8 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 2.52% 1.77% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.08% 2.61% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Average daily rate £475 £513 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.31% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £438 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +3.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £30.00
Processes & Methodologies Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
196 153 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 61.83% 67.70% 63.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 86 59
Average daily rate £325 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £271 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £550 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 7
Average hourly rate £32.50 £29.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% +65.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Technical Architecture
West Midlands

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Warwickshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Technical Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Technical Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Technical Architecture Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Technical Architecture
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 Architecture within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 18 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.

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Technical Architecture
West Midlands

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire region citing Technical Architecture also 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 that cited Technical Architecture.

1 6 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
3 4 (44.44%) Finance
4 3 (33.33%) Middleware
4 3 (33.33%) Banking
4 3 (33.33%) TOGAF
4 3 (33.33%) PeopleSoft
4 3 (33.33%) SAP
4 3 (33.33%) ITIL
5 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
5 2 (22.22%) SOAP
5 2 (22.22%) Java
5 2 (22.22%) ISEB
5 2 (22.22%) Citrix
5 2 (22.22%) LAN
5 2 (22.22%) WAN
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco
5 2 (22.22%) IBM
5 2 (22.22%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (22.22%) Supplier Management
5 2 (22.22%) Zachman Framework
5 2 (22.22%) Automotive
5 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
5 2 (22.22%) Information Security
5 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (22.22%) COBIT
5 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
5 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (22.22%) XenApp

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire region citing Technical Architecture also 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 that cited Technical Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) LAN
1 2 (22.22%) WAN
1 2 (22.22%) Unified Communications
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (22.22%) Wireless
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (22.22%) Automotive
3 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Architect
2 5 (55.56%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Middleware
2 2 (22.22%) SOAP
2 2 (22.22%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Open Source
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
2 1 (11.11%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 2 (22.22%) Supplier Management
3 2 (22.22%) Zachman Framework
3 2 (22.22%) Information Security
3 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
3 2 (22.22%) Network Management
4 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Network Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (11.11%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Network Design
4 1 (11.11%) EAI
4 1 (11.11%) UML
4 1 (11.11%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ISEB
1 2 (22.22%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (22.22%) COBIT
1 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) XenApp
1 2 (22.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) PeopleSoft
2 3 (33.33%) SAP
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) IBM
4 1 (11.11%) Siebel