Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Technical Architect was £625 per day in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 6 months to 20 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 Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 77 59
Rank change year-on-year +22 -18 -
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 9 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.22% 0.38% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.31% 0.41% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 8
Coventry median daily rate £625 £488 £563
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.21% -13.33% -
10th Percentile £560 £465 £400
90th Percentile £740 £529 £615
West Midlands median daily rate £575 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +15.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry. 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
Coventry
Contract vacancies in Coventry with a recognized job title 687 969 671
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.96% 92.73% 93.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 473 693 441
Coventry median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £181 £288 £213
90th Percentile £550 £540 £540
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 45 48
Coventry median hourly rate £16.75 £15.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.67% -6.25% -40.37%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.45 £9.50
90th Percentile £39.18 £39.50 £25.64
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.38 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +15.83% -11.76% +5.07%

Technical Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architect in Coventry

Technical Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Architect in Coventry

Technical Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Architect in Coventry over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Architect in Coventry

Technical Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Architect in Coventry

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 26 Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 20 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 Coventry region featuring Technical Architect in the job title.

1 8 (88.89%) SharePoint
2 7 (77.78%) Migration
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) Data Migration
2 7 (77.78%) Office 365
3 6 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (11.11%) Business Process Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 1 (11.11%) User Experience
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
6 1 (11.11%) WF
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (11.11%) Scrum
6 1 (11.11%) Windows
6 1 (11.11%) OO
6 1 (11.11%) C#
6 1 (11.11%) .NET
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
6 1 (11.11%) N-Tier
6 1 (11.11%) SOA
6 1 (11.11%) Workflow

Technical Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 8 (88.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (77.78%) Office 365
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) N-Tier
1 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Data Migration
1 7 (77.78%) Migration
2 6 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Business Process Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 1 (11.11%) OO
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) SOA
4 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft