The median contractor rate for a Technical Architect was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 3 months to 28 March 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
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 43 -
Rank change year-on-year +8 -  
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 8 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 2.28% 0.28% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.40% 0.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Median daily rate £525 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.52% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £43.25

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 333 347 292
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 94.87% 95.86% 92.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 225 162
Median daily rate £425 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £276 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 12 15
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £35.00 £30.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.82% +15.44%  

Technical Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry that featured Technical Architect in the job title.

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 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 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 10 (83.33%) Web Services
2 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (75.00%) HTML
2 9 (75.00%) MySQL
2 9 (75.00%) CSS
2 9 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (75.00%) Ruby
2 9 (75.00%) Ajax
2 9 (75.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 9 (75.00%) JSON
2 9 (75.00%) Django
2 9 (75.00%) Scala
2 9 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (75.00%) HTML5
2 9 (75.00%) MongoDB
2 9 (75.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 9 (75.00%) NoSQL
2 9 (75.00%) REST
2 9 (75.00%) CSS3
2 9 (75.00%) Play Framework
3 7 (58.33%) User Experience
4 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (33.33%) C#
5 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 4 (33.33%) Open Source
6 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
7 1 (8.33%) RESTful

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 1 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 9 (75.00%) MongoDB
1 9 (75.00%) MySQL
1 9 (75.00%) NoSQL
1 9 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (8.33%) Automotive
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) Web Services
2 9 (75.00%) Ajax
2 9 (75.00%) CSS
2 9 (75.00%) CSS3
2 9 (75.00%) Django
2 9 (75.00%) HTML
2 9 (75.00%) HTML5
2 9 (75.00%) JSON
2 9 (75.00%) Play Framework
2 9 (75.00%) REST
2 9 (75.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (8.33%) RESTful
3 1 (8.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 4 (33.33%) Open Source
2 4 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) Ruby
1 9 (75.00%) Scala
2 4 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco