The median contractor rate for a Technical Architect was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in Warwickshire during the 3 months to 29 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
West Midlands / Warwickshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 40 31
Rank change year-on-year +4 -9  
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 1 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 0.34% 0.42% 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.44% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £500 £533 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.10% +42.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £507 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £559 £388
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 Warwickshire. 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
Warwickshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 279 450 315
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 93.62% 94.94% 96.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 498 937 606
Median daily rate £375 £399 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.01% +14.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £219 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £550 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £365
% change year-on-year +1.01% +8.49%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 94 80
Median hourly rate £27.50 £19.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.02% -17.89%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.05 £32.63 £29.82
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Technical Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architect in Warwickshire

Technical Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Architect in Warwickshire

Technical Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Architect in Warwickshire

Technical Architect
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

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 Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 29 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
Warwick +6 1 £500 -6.10%
Technical Architect
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 Warwickshire region featuring Technical Architect in the job title.

1 6 (54.55%) Migration
2 4 (36.36%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (36.36%) TOGAF
3 3 (27.27%) Data Transformation
3 3 (27.27%) Technical Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
3 3 (27.27%) Informatica
3 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (27.27%) RDBMS
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle
3 3 (27.27%) DB2
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL
3 3 (27.27%) Informix
3 3 (27.27%) Cognos
3 3 (27.27%) Finance
3 3 (27.27%) Teradata
3 3 (27.27%) Degree
4 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
4 2 (18.18%) SAP
4 2 (18.18%) Unix
4 2 (18.18%) Linux
4 2 (18.18%) IBM
4 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) Programme Governance
4 2 (18.18%) Banking
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
4 2 (18.18%) IaaS
4 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (18.18%) Network Security

Technical Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 (9.09%) SAS
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) IaaS
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (9.09%) Office 365
2 1 (9.09%) OneDrive
2 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Network Security
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
2 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (27.27%) DB2
2 3 (27.27%) Informix
2 3 (27.27%) RDBMS
2 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
4 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Data Mart
4 1 (9.09%) SAP HANA
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Automotive
3 1 (9.09%) Electronics
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) CLARiiON
2 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Data Structures
2 1 (9.09%) Mainframe
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) Symmetrix DMX
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
1 2 (18.18%) Unix
2 1 (9.09%) AIX
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Migration
2 4 (36.36%) TOGAF
3 3 (27.27%) Data Transformation
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL
3 3 (27.27%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
4 2 (18.18%) Programme Governance
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (9.09%) Escalation Management
5 1 (9.09%) IT Strategy
5 1 (9.09%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
5 1 (9.09%) Proactive Monitoring
5 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
5 1 (9.09%) Product Management
5 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
5 1 (9.09%) Service Design
5 1 (9.09%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (9.09%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (9.09%) ISEB
2 1 (9.09%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Basel II
1 1 (9.09%) COBIT
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) SRDF
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Cognos
1 3 (27.27%) Informatica
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
1 3 (27.27%) Teradata
2 2 (18.18%) IBM
2 2 (18.18%) SAP
3 1 (9.09%) 3PAR
3 1 (9.09%) Brocade
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) Dell
3 1 (9.09%) EMC
3 1 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) NetApp
3 1 (9.09%) Netezza
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat