Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Technical Architect was £600 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bradford during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Technical Architect
West Yorkshire > Bradford
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 36 55
Rank change year-on-year +10 +19 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 3 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford 1.50% 1.99% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.55% 2.07% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 4
Bradford median daily rate £600 £500 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +8.11% +11.45%
10th Percentile £545 £459 £425
90th Percentile £625 £625 £488
West Yorkshire median daily rate £545 £500 £520
% change year-on-year +9.00% -3.85% +5.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bradford median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bradford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Bradford
Contract vacancies in Bradford with a recognized job title 194 290 467
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.00% 96.35% 96.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 167 262
Bradford median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £205 £235 £263
90th Percentile £538 £525 £475
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 42
Bradford median hourly rate £14.75 £12.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.92% -7.69% +30.00%
10th Percentile £10.50 £8.90 £8.50
90th Percentile £23.40 £24.51 £23.75
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £13.25 £13.60
% change year-on-year +7.17% -2.54% +9.24%

Technical Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

Job postings that featured Technical Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bradford.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architect in Bradford

Technical Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Architect in Bradford

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Technical Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bradford region featuring Technical Architect in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) Java EE
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture

Technical Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bradford 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
1 2 (66.67%) Java EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle