The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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 3 months to 26 June 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
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 43 41
Rank change year-on-year +6 -2  
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 8 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 2.21% 0.23% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.57% 0.27% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 3
Median daily rate £500 - £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £480 £475
% change year-on-year +9.37% +1.05%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 - -

Technical Architecture is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 311 375 364
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 85.91% 85.42% 86.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 198 224
Median daily rate £400 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +12.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £615 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 3
Median hourly rate £17.85 £14.75 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.01% -70.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Technical Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham citing Technical Architecture as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architecture in Nottingham

Technical Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Architecture in Nottingham

Technical Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Architecture in Nottingham over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Architecture in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Technical Architecture.

1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) Java
2 6 (46.15%) IIS
3 5 (38.46%) J2EE
3 5 (38.46%) Oracle
3 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
3 5 (38.46%) Unix
3 5 (38.46%) JBoss
3 5 (38.46%) Migration
3 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
4 4 (30.77%) SDLC
4 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
5 2 (15.38%) Finance
5 2 (15.38%) Smart Meter
5 2 (15.38%) TOGAF
6 1 (7.69%) Spring
6 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.69%) SCCM
6 1 (7.69%) SCOM
6 1 (7.69%) MAPM
6 1 (7.69%) Mule
6 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
6 1 (7.69%) NAS
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server

Technical Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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 6 (46.15%) IIS
2 5 (38.46%) JBoss
3 1 (7.69%) Apache
3 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.69%) Mule
3 1 (7.69%) Mule ESB
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) Firewall
2 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.69%) NAS
3 1 (7.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Architect
2 5 (38.46%) Technical Architect
3 4 (30.77%) Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Business IT Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Business Systems Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) IT Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Software Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Java Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Java Technical Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) J2EE
2 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
2 1 (7.69%) Spring
2 1 (7.69%) Spring Boot
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
2 2 (15.38%) Smart Meter
3 1 (7.69%) Clustering
3 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Unix
3 1 (7.69%) Solaris
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Migration
3 4 (30.77%) SDLC
3 4 (30.77%) Systems Analysis
3 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
4 2 (15.38%) TOGAF
5 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
5 1 (7.69%) DevOps
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL
5 1 (7.69%) Microservices
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) Requirements Management
5 1 (7.69%) Scrum
5 1 (7.69%) SOA
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) TDD
5 1 (7.69%) UML
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CCAB
1 1 (7.69%) MAPM
1 1 (7.69%) MCITP
1 1 (7.69%) MCSE
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (7.69%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
1 1 (7.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Citrix
2 1 (7.69%) HP
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) StorageTek
2 1 (7.69%) Sun
2 1 (7.69%) VMware