The median contractor rate for a Technical Architect was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 3 months to 22 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
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 40 63
Rank change year-on-year -24 +23  
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 5 22 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.79% 3.73% 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 3.84% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 16 6
Median daily rate £425 £600 £503
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.16% +19.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £488 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £650 £738
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £490
% change year-on-year +5.00% +2.04%  
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 Oxfordshire. 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
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 615 573 749
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 96.70% 97.12% 98.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 449 406 485
Median daily rate £413 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £150 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 35 46
Median hourly rate £18.50 £14.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.14% -9.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.42 £8.80 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £145.00 £25.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Technical Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architect in Oxfordshire

Technical Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Architect in Oxfordshire

Technical Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Architect in Oxfordshire over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Architect in Oxfordshire

Technical Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Architect in Oxfordshire

Technical Architect
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 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
Oxford -14 2 £420 -30.00%
Abingdon - 1 £513 -
Technical Architect
South East

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 Oxfordshire region featuring Technical Architect in the job title.

1 4 (57.14%) SOA
2 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 1 (14.29%) nginx
4 1 (14.29%) Visualforce
4 1 (14.29%) Apex Code
4 1 (14.29%) HTML5
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) Node.js
4 1 (14.29%) Bitbucket
4 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 1 (14.29%) Gradle
4 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 1 (14.29%) Spring
4 1 (14.29%) Maven
4 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) JIRA
4 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) Apache
4 1 (14.29%) TypeScript
4 1 (14.29%) User Experience
4 1 (14.29%) webpack
4 1 (14.29%) ES6
4 1 (14.29%) Babel

Technical Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) nginx
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Babel
1 1 (14.29%) Bitbucket
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Gradle
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
1 1 (14.29%) Maven
1 1 (14.29%) Travis CI
1 1 (14.29%) webpack
General
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) HTML5
1 1 (14.29%) Node.js
1 1 (14.29%) Spring
1 1 (14.29%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) SOA
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Apex Code
1 1 (14.29%) ES6
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 1 (14.29%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com