The median contractor rate for a Technical Architect was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 3 months to 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Architect
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank - 43 49
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 0 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire - 1.13% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.18% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £435 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £514 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +2.80% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £20.00
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 Gloucestershire. 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
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 311 424 439
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 94.53% 96.15% 97.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 211 259
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £133 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 32 27
Median hourly rate £27.50 £43.00 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.04% -1.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.40 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Technical Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architect in Gloucestershire

Technical Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Architect in Gloucestershire

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Technical Architect in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) Threat Management
2 1 (50.00%) Domain Models
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) XSD
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Apple
2 1 (50.00%) Data Security
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) XSD
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Content Management
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Data Security
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Domain Models
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (50.00%) MODAF
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (50.00%) Threat Management
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Apple
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) SAP