The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for Technical Architecture skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Architecture
South East / West Sussex
Rank 57 58 53
Rank change year-on-year +1 -5  
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 7 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.36% 1.34% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.56% 1.50% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 5
Median daily rate £406 £490 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.19% +22.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £495 £475
% change year-on-year -1.51% +4.21%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 - £49.50

Technical Architecture is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 449 532 426
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 87.35% 88.81% 82.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 322 264
Median daily rate £425 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 18
Median hourly rate £45.87 £38.75 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.37% +7.63%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £23.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Technical Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex citing Technical Architecture as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architecture in West Sussex

Technical Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Architecture in West Sussex

Technical Architecture
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 Architecture within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
East Grinstead - 4 £403 -
Worthing +13 1 £500 -9.09%
Crawley +6 1 - - 1
Technical Architecture
South East

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Technical Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for Technical Architecture.

1 8 (53.33%) SQL
1 8 (53.33%) T-SQL
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
1 8 (53.33%) SharePoint
1 8 (53.33%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) Performance Testing
1 8 (53.33%) Unit Testing
1 8 (53.33%) Tableau
1 8 (53.33%) Business Analytics
1 8 (53.33%) Analytics
2 7 (46.67%) SAP
3 6 (40.00%) ETL
3 6 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (33.33%) SAP HANA
4 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 4 (26.67%) CRM
5 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
5 4 (26.67%) ERP
5 4 (26.67%) NetWeaver
5 4 (26.67%) Project Management
5 4 (26.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (26.67%) Degree
5 4 (26.67%) SAP PI
5 4 (26.67%) SAP CRM
5 4 (26.67%) SAP EP
5 4 (26.67%) SAP MDM
5 4 (26.67%) SAP Basis
5 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (26.67%) Data Management

Technical Architecture
Top Related 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 8 (53.33%) SharePoint
2 4 (26.67%) NetWeaver
2 4 (26.67%) SAP EP
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (26.67%) SAP CRM
1 4 (26.67%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) Boomi
1 1 (6.67%) IaaS
1 1 (6.67%) iPaaS
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
1 1 (6.67%) PaaS
1 1 (6.67%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) SAP HANA
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (13.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) Architect
2 7 (46.67%) Tableau Developer
3 6 (40.00%) Report Developer
4 4 (26.67%) SAP Architect
4 4 (26.67%) SAP Technical Architect
4 4 (26.67%) SQL Developer
4 4 (26.67%) Technical Architect
5 3 (20.00%) Analytics Developer
5 3 (20.00%) Business Analyst
5 3 (20.00%) Business Developer
5 3 (20.00%) Excel Developer
6 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (6.67%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Developer Analyst
7 1 (6.67%) SAP Manager
7 1 (6.67%) SAP Project Manager
7 1 (6.67%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) SAP Basis
1 4 (26.67%) SAP PI
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) PMI
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Analytics
1 8 (53.33%) Business Analytics
1 8 (53.33%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) Performance Testing
1 8 (53.33%) Unit Testing
2 6 (40.00%) ETL
2 6 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) CRM
3 4 (26.67%) Data Management
3 4 (26.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (26.67%) ERP
3 4 (26.67%) Master Data Management
3 4 (26.67%) Project Management
4 3 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
5 2 (13.33%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
1 8 (53.33%) T-SQL
2 2 (13.33%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (20.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) Data Quality
1 2 (13.33%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Tableau
2 7 (46.67%) SAP
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (13.33%) Cognos
4 2 (13.33%) Mapinfo
5 1 (6.67%) Ariba
5 1 (6.67%) Concur
5 1 (6.67%) Dell