Period
to 17 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 17 February 2018 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
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 69 60
Rank change year-on-year +2 -9 -
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 4 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.54% 1.15% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 1.27% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 5
Coventry median daily rate £750 £508 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +47.78% +1.50% -
10th Percentile £725 £413 £400
90th Percentile £775 £539 £590
West Midlands median daily rate £578 £500 £528
% change year-on-year +15.50% -5.21% +27.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

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 Coventry with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Coventry
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 634 863 622
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 84.99% 90.27% 84.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 426 632 408
Coventry median daily rate £425 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.68% +10.71%
10th Percentile £271 £280 £258
90th Percentile £540 £550 £546
West Midlands median daily rate £401 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +0.13% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 26 17
Coventry median hourly rate £22.00 £16.25 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.38% -14.47% -15.56%
10th Percentile £11.63 £10.75 £11.08
90th Percentile £39.18 £32.50 £44.25
West Midlands median hourly rate £24.98 £21.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +16.19% +7.50% -10.81%

Technical Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architecture in Coventry

Technical Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Architecture in Coventry

For the 6 months to 17 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Technical Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Coventry region with a requirement for Technical Architecture.

1 4 (100.00%) Migration
1 4 (100.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Marketing
3 2 (50.00%) Service Management
3 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) ITSM
3 2 (50.00%) Identity Management
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) Data Architecture
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (50.00%) PaaS
3 2 (50.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (50.00%) Office 365
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) Service Design
4 1 (25.00%) Skype
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management

Technical Architecture
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 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
1 2 (50.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Azure SQL Database
General
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Architect
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Applications Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Azure Architect
2 2 (50.00%) C# Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Migration Architect
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Data Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Identity Management
2 2 (50.00%) ITSM
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Service Design
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft