Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 23 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
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 75 72
Rank change year-on-year +20 -3 +2
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 5 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.76% 0.65% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 0.82% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 4
Gloucestershire median daily rate £575 £463 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.32% +40.15% -40.00%
10th Percentile £538 £397 £255
90th Percentile £613 £496 £478
South West median daily rate £556 £450 £513
% change year-on-year +23.61% -12.20% -6.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £47.50 - -

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 537 733 763
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 81.61% 79.24% 77.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 429 461
Gloucestershire median daily rate £401 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.88% -2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £227 £218 £213
90th Percentile £554 £563 £503
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 67 42
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £31.50 £38.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.11% -9.52% +16.67%
10th Percentile £10.50 £13.20 £26.25
90th Percentile £56.14 £46.60 £54.21
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -19.23% +44.44%

Technical Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architecture in Gloucestershire

Technical Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Architecture in Gloucestershire

Technical Architecture
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 23 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
Gloucester +2 3 - -
Cheltenham +14 1 £575 -
Technical Architecture
South West

For the 6 months to 23 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Technical Architecture.

1 4 (80.00%) CRM
1 4 (80.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) SDLC
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (20.00%) ETL
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) SAN
4 1 (20.00%) Intranet
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) Data Management
4 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Data Migration

Technical Architecture
Co-occurring 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:

Business Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Intranet
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
1 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Data Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) CRM
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Data Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Data Governance
4 1 (20.00%) Data Management
4 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) ETL
4 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) Master Data Management
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix