Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 135 142 136
Rank change year-on-year +7 -6 -10
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 16 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.50% 0.33% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.40% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 5
East Midlands median daily rate £525 £450 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -18.18% +22.22%
10th Percentile £424 £358 £525
90th Percentile £583 £538 £583
England median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £47.50 £42.58 £42.50
% change year-on-year +11.57% +0.18% +84.78%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2658 2721 2548
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 83.27% 82.08% 78.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1688 1727 1610
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £250 £249 £225
90th Percentile £550 £575 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 67 85
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £16.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -13.58% +4.52%
10th Percentile £9.31 £8.76 £11.00
90th Percentile £51.00 £41.00 £39.50
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.03 £22.50
% change year-on-year -0.12% +6.80% +18.42%

Technical Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Technical Architecture as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architecture in the East Midlands

Technical Architecture
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 Architecture in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Architecture in the East Midlands

Technical Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Architecture in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Architecture in the East Midlands

Technical Architecture
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 Architecture within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +5 11 £525 +16.67% 1
Leicestershire -2 2 £250 -39.39%
Northamptonshire - 2 £563 -
Derbyshire -7 1 £410 -
Technical Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 17 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Technical Architecture.

1 12 (75.00%) Project Management
1 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) C#
2 7 (43.75%) Retail
2 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 7 (43.75%) Migration
2 7 (43.75%) TOGAF
2 7 (43.75%) DevOps
3 6 (37.50%) User Experience
3 6 (37.50%) Analytics
3 6 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (37.50%) Software Delivery
3 6 (37.50%) Big Data
3 6 (37.50%) Data Analytics
3 6 (37.50%) Zachman Framework
3 6 (37.50%) Java
3 6 (37.50%) .NET
4 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
4 3 (18.75%) Change Management
4 3 (18.75%) IT Strategy
5 2 (12.50%) PMO
5 2 (12.50%) Tableau
5 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (12.50%) Spotfire
5 2 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (12.50%) MicroStrategy

Technical Architecture
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 1 (6.25%) Apache
1 1 (6.25%) IIS
1 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
1 2 (12.50%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
1 1 (6.25%) NAS
1 1 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) Big Data
2 2 (12.50%) Spotfire
3 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
1 7 (43.75%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Automotive
2 1 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Architect
2 7 (43.75%) Solutions Architect
2 7 (43.75%) Technical Architect
3 6 (37.50%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 3 (18.75%) Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) AWS Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Azure Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Business Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Business Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (6.25%) IT Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Software Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) J2EE
3 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) User Experience
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Clustering
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Solaris
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (75.00%) Project Management
2 7 (43.75%) DevOps
2 7 (43.75%) Migration
2 7 (43.75%) TOGAF
3 6 (37.50%) Analytics
3 6 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (37.50%) Data Analytics
3 6 (37.50%) Software Delivery
3 6 (37.50%) Zachman Framework
4 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (18.75%) Change Management
4 3 (18.75%) IT Strategy
5 1 (6.25%) Content Management
5 1 (6.25%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL
5 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.25%) SOA
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) C#
2 6 (37.50%) Java
3 2 (12.50%) MATLAB
4 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) AWS Certification
1 1 (6.25%) CCAB
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) MAPM
1 1 (6.25%) MCITP
1 1 (6.25%) MCSE
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 2 (12.50%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (6.25%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
1 1 (6.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Apple
2 2 (12.50%) IBM
2 2 (12.50%) MicroStrategy
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) Tableau
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix
3 1 (6.25%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) Siemens
3 1 (6.25%) StorageTek
3 1 (6.25%) Sun
3 1 (6.25%) VMware