Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Technical Architecture skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Technical Architecture over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the 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 Architecture
South West > Bristol
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 83 103
Rank change year-on-year -27 +20 -4
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 6 20 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.30% 1.17% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 1.41% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 1
Bristol median daily rate £444 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.33% +15.38% -40.91%
10th Percentile £306 £263 £313
90th Percentile £519 £588 £338
South West median daily rate £556 £450 £513
% change year-on-year +23.61% -12.20% -6.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £47.50 - -

Technical Architecture is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1571 1421 1402
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 79.54% 83.44% 81.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1073 1029 1094
Bristol median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% - -
10th Percentile £263 £255 £263
90th Percentile £538 £551 £534
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 65 37
Bristol median hourly rate £23.00 £25.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.00% +31.58% -24.00%
10th Percentile £11.90 £12.00 £13.00
90th Percentile £46.75 £46.30 £48.50
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -19.23% +44.44%

Technical Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Technical Architecture as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architecture in Bristol

Technical Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Architecture in Bristol

Technical Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Architecture in Bristol over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Architecture in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Technical Architecture.

1 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) TDD
1 3 (50.00%) BDD
1 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Dell
3 1 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (16.67%) RESTful
3 1 (16.67%) Scala
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (16.67%) Functional Programming
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Microservices
3 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Transformation
3 1 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (16.67%) IT Strategy

Technical Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Architect
2 3 (50.00%) Technical Architect
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Architect
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Technical Architect
3 2 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Applications Architect
4 1 (16.67%) C# Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Java Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Java Technical Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) BDD
1 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) Functional Programming
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Transformation
3 1 (16.67%) IT Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Dell
1 1 (16.67%) VMware