Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Technical Architect was £420 per day in advertised job vacancies in Solihull during the 6 months to 17 November 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
West Midlands > Solihull
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 38 31
Rank change year-on-year +6 -7 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull 1.03% 0.37% 1.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 0.39% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Solihull median daily rate £420 - £350
West Midlands median daily rate £575 £500 £450
% change year-on-year +15.00% +11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Solihull median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Solihull
Contract vacancies in Solihull with a recognized job title 190 257 277
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.44% 95.54% 94.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 59 92
Solihull median daily rate £389 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.67% +7.14% +6.06%
10th Percentile £216 £213 £264
90th Percentile £575 £490 £461
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 9
Solihull median hourly rate £12.50 £14.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.71% -60.00% +59.09%
10th Percentile £10.90 £13.15 £15.95
90th Percentile £49.73 £15.38 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.13 £15.00 £16.60
% change year-on-year +14.17% -9.64% +2.72%

Technical Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

Job postings that featured Technical Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Solihull.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architect in Solihull

Technical Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Architect in Solihull

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 4 Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Solihull region featuring Technical Architect in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) WSUS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware

Technical Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft