Period
to 20 October 2017

The median contractor rate for a Technical Architect was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Staffordshire during the 6 months to 20 October 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 > Staffordshire
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 42 36
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 0 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire - 0.23% 1.92%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.24% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Staffordshire median daily rate - - £433
West Midlands median daily rate £550 £500 £450
% change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire. 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
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies in Staffordshire with a recognized job title 227 410 297
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.19% 96.24% 95.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 259 187
Staffordshire median daily rate £350 £325 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -10.34% +11.54%
10th Percentile £203 £162 £255
90th Percentile £468 £488 £443
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.11% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 23 19
Staffordshire median hourly rate £14.00 £16.00 £14.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +11.11% +10.77%
10th Percentile £10.30 £10.65 £10.22
90th Percentile £36.30 £44.50 £19.20
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.20 £15.00 £17.12
% change year-on-year +8.02% -12.38% +0.71%

Technical Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architect in Staffordshire

Technical Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Architect in Staffordshire