The median contractor rate for a Technical Architect was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 3 months to 23 June 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
England / East Midlands
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 84 95
Rank change year-on-year -4 +11  
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 11 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.72% 0.65% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.67% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 4
Median daily rate £500 £525 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £420 £408
10% offered a daily rate of more than £604 £633 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £495
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £65.00 £60.00 -
% change year-on-year +8.33% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1433 1486 1555
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 94.40% 95.87% 95.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 886 894 921
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 50 73
Median hourly rate £13.86 £13.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.61% -3.70%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £9.82 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £20.00 £30.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

Technical Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architect in the East Midlands

Technical Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Architect in the East Midlands

Technical Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Architect in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Architect in the East Midlands

Technical Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Architect in the East Midlands

Technical Architect
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Architect within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire -13 4 £408 -14.21%
Nottinghamshire -8 2 £525 -16.99% 2
Lincolnshire -3 1 - - 3
Leicestershire -7 1 - - 1
Technical Architect
England

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 East Midlands region featuring Technical Architect in the job title.

1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
1 7 (30.43%) .NET
1 7 (30.43%) Windows
1 7 (30.43%) SC Cleared
1 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
2 6 (26.09%) SQL
2 6 (26.09%) Migration
2 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
3 5 (21.74%) Firewall
3 5 (21.74%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (21.74%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (21.74%) Finance
4 4 (17.39%) Manufacturing
4 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (17.39%) Data Integration
4 4 (17.39%) Teamcenter
4 4 (17.39%) Siemens
4 4 (17.39%) Java
4 4 (17.39%) Oracle
4 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
4 4 (17.39%) IIS
4 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
4 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
4 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (17.39%) WinCC
5 3 (13.04%) Office 365
5 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
5 3 (13.04%) JBoss
5 3 (13.04%) J2EE
5 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification

Technical Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 4 (17.39%) IIS
1 4 (17.39%) WinCC
2 3 (13.04%) JBoss
3 1 (4.35%) Apache
3 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.35%) Mule
3 1 (4.35%) Mule ESB
3 1 (4.35%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Office 365
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.35%) G Suite
3 1 (4.35%) IaaS
3 1 (4.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) Firewall
2 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.70%) DNS
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (4.35%) DHCP
4 1 (4.35%) DMZ
4 1 (4.35%) HTTP
4 1 (4.35%) Internet
4 1 (4.35%) LAN
4 1 (4.35%) NAS
4 1 (4.35%) Network Security
4 1 (4.35%) SAN
4 1 (4.35%) SSL
4 1 (4.35%) Unified Communications
4 1 (4.35%) VoIP
4 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.35%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) .NET
2 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
3 3 (13.04%) J2EE
4 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.35%) JSON
4 1 (4.35%) Node.js
4 1 (4.35%) REST
4 1 (4.35%) Spring
4 1 (4.35%) Spring Boot
4 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.35%) Clustering
4 1 (4.35%) Driving Licence
4 1 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Licensing
4 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Unix
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.35%) Android
4 1 (4.35%) CoreOS
4 1 (4.35%) Linux
4 1 (4.35%) Solaris
4 1 (4.35%) Ubuntu
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Migration
2 5 (21.74%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (17.39%) Data Integration
4 2 (8.70%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (8.70%) Scrum
4 2 (8.70%) Security Hardening
4 2 (8.70%) SOA
4 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.70%) TDD
4 2 (8.70%) TOGAF
5 1 (4.35%) Case Management
5 1 (4.35%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (4.35%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (4.35%) DevOps
5 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.35%) Microservices
5 1 (4.35%) Service Design
5 1 (4.35%) Software Licensing
5 1 (4.35%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) SQL
2 4 (17.39%) Java
3 2 (8.70%) C#
4 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) SC Cleared
1 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (8.70%) MCITP
3 2 (8.70%) MCSE
4 1 (4.35%) MCP
4 1 (4.35%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.35%) BitLocker
3 1 (4.35%) Docker
3 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) SCCM
2 1 (4.35%) AirWatch
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (4.35%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.35%) SCOM
2 1 (4.35%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle
2 4 (17.39%) Siemens
3 2 (8.70%) Citrix
3 2 (8.70%) VMware
4 1 (4.35%) Aruba
4 1 (4.35%) Avaya
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco
4 1 (4.35%) Google
4 1 (4.35%) HP
4 1 (4.35%) Meraki
4 1 (4.35%) NetApp
4 1 (4.35%) Northgate
4 1 (4.35%) SAP
4 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds
4 1 (4.35%) StorageTek
4 1 (4.35%) Sun
4 1 (4.35%) Teradata
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