Period
to 17 October 2017

The median contractor rate for a Technical Architect was - per day in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 6 months to 17 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
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 73 85
Rank change year-on-year -6 +12 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 12 20 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.20% 1.45% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% 1.50% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 3
West Sussex median daily rate - £513 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.82% +29.41%
South East median daily rate £525 £513 £475
% change year-on-year +2.44% +7.89% -1.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £62.00 £60.00 -
% change year-on-year +3.33% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. 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
West Sussex
Contract vacancies in West Sussex with a recognized job title 956 1336 1112
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.89% 97.16% 95.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 577 780 749
West Sussex median daily rate £413 £400 £374
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.95% +12.48%
10th Percentile £232 £262 £250
90th Percentile £540 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.13% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 53 39
West Sussex median hourly rate £42.50 £27.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +54.55% +71.88% +2.40%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.29 £11.00
90th Percentile £50.25 £50.00 £46.80
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.44 £17.89
% change year-on-year -7.38% +8.67% +11.78%

Technical Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architect in West Sussex

Technical Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Architect in West Sussex

Technical Architect
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 6 months to 17 October 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worthing 0 6 - - 2
Technical Architect
South East

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

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 West Sussex region featuring Technical Architect in the job title.

1 10 (83.33%) IT Strategy
2 9 (75.00%) Technical Architecture
2 9 (75.00%) SAP
2 9 (75.00%) ERP
3 8 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (41.67%) SAP PI
4 5 (41.67%) SAP PSCD
4 5 (41.67%) Revenue Management
4 5 (41.67%) Strategic Thinking
4 5 (41.67%) Adobe
4 5 (41.67%) Oracle
4 5 (41.67%) NetWeaver
5 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (16.67%) Clustering
6 2 (16.67%) Data Management
6 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 2 (16.67%) Windows
6 2 (16.67%) MCSE
6 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
6 2 (16.67%) CCNA
6 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
6 2 (16.67%) HP
6 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (16.67%) SAN
6 2 (16.67%) VoIP
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft

Technical Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 5 (41.67%) NetWeaver
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 5 (41.67%) SAP PSCD
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) SAN
1 2 (16.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) SAP PI
2 1 (8.33%) Ajax
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) CSS3
2 1 (8.33%) Django
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) HTML5
2 1 (8.33%) JSON
2 1 (8.33%) Play Framework
2 1 (8.33%) REST
2 1 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) IT Strategy
2 9 (75.00%) ERP
2 9 (75.00%) Technical Architecture
3 8 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (41.67%) Revenue Management
4 5 (41.67%) Strategic Thinking
5 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (16.67%) Data Management
6 2 (16.67%) High Availability
6 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
6 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
7 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (8.33%) Kanban
7 1 (8.33%) Open Source
7 1 (8.33%) Product Management
7 1 (8.33%) Scrum
7 1 (8.33%) Software Architecture
7 1 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Ruby
1 1 (8.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) CCNA
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (16.67%) MCSE
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) SAP
2 5 (41.67%) Adobe
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle
3 2 (16.67%) 3PAR
3 2 (16.67%) HP
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft