The median contractor rate for a Technical Architect was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Suffolk during the 3 months to 28 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
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 28
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk - - 2.36%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 2.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Median daily rate - - £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £495
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.01%  
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 Suffolk. 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
Suffolk
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 120 249 204
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 95.24% 96.51% 96.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 531 591
Median daily rate £400 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £146 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £588 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 0 35
Median hourly rate £24.25 - £13.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 - £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.88 - £23.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Technical Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architect in Suffolk

Technical Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Architect in Suffolk

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 28 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 Suffolk region featuring Technical Architect in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) Benchmarking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
1 2 (100.00%) Secure Coding
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Network Optimisation
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) French Language

Technical Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 2 (100.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (100.00%) Benchmarking
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) Network Optimisation
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Secure Coding
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware