The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architect
Rank 154 170 159
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 47 54 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.81% 0.76% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 0.82% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 40 48
Average daily rate
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£475 £540 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.03% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £395 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £626 £703 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £48.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £27.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+158.18% -29.48%
Technical Architect
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5363 6610 7331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.45% 92.42% 92.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 3925 4808 5247
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 140 182
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.82 £32.75 £42.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Technical Architect in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Technical Architect
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Technical Architect across the City of London region.

Technical Architect Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Technical Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Architect across the City of London region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Technical Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Technical Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Technical Architect across the City of London region.

Technical Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Technical Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Technical Architect in their job title.

1 26 (25.74%) Finance
2 24 (23.76%) Migration
2 24 (23.76%) Windows
3 22 (21.78%) .NET
3 22 (21.78%) Oracle
4 20 (19.80%) Java
5 17 (16.83%) SQL
6 16 (15.84%) C#
6 16 (15.84%) Microsoft
7 14 (13.86%) VMware
7 14 (13.86%) UNIX
7 14 (13.86%) Linux
8 13 (12.87%) Technical Architecture
9 11 (10.89%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (10.89%) J2EE
10 10 (9.90%) SQL Server
10 10 (9.90%) Retail
10 10 (9.90%) Data Migration
11 9 (8.91%) Salesforce.com
12 8 (7.92%) Project Management
12 8 (7.92%) Sybase
12 8 (7.92%) E-Commerce
12 8 (7.92%) Security Cleared
12 8 (7.92%) TOGAF
12 8 (7.92%) Banking
12 8 (7.92%) Scrum
12 8 (7.92%) Apex Code
13 7 (6.93%) Visualforce
13 7 (6.93%) SaaS
13 7 (6.93%) VMware Infrastructure

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Technical Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Technical Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (4.95%) CMS
1 5 (4.95%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.98%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.98%) Drupal
2 2 (1.98%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.99%) Moodle
3 1 (0.99%) Node.js
3 1 (0.99%) Orchard CMS
3 1 (0.99%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.99%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.99%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (0.99%) IIS
3 1 (0.99%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.99%) SAS
3 1 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (4.95%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.98%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.99%) Stata
Business Applications
1 4 (3.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.98%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.99%) IntelliMatch
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.99%) CODA-Financials
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.93%) SaaS
2 2 (1.98%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.99%) PaaS
3 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.99%) IaaS
3 1 (0.99%) Office 365
3 1 (0.99%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.93%) Internet
2 5 (4.95%) Intranet
2 5 (4.95%) Firewall
3 3 (2.97%) SAN
4 2 (1.98%) VPN
4 2 (1.98%) WAN
4 2 (1.98%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.98%) 4G
4 2 (1.98%) NAS
5 1 (0.99%) Network Security
5 1 (0.99%) VLAN
5 1 (0.99%) DHCP
5 1 (0.99%) SNMP
5 1 (0.99%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.99%) LAN
5 1 (0.99%) MPLS
5 1 (0.99%) DMZ
5 1 (0.99%) DNS
5 1 (0.99%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.90%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.96%) NoSQL
3 3 (2.97%) MongoDB
3 3 (2.97%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (2.97%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.97%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (2.97%) MySQL
3 3 (2.97%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.99%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.99%) CouchDB
5 1 (0.99%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (0.99%) Couchbase
5 1 (0.99%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.99%) Siebel EIM
5 1 (0.99%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.99%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.99%) DB2
5 1 (0.99%) DTS
Development Applications
1 4 (3.96%) JUnit
1 4 (3.96%) Maven
2 3 (2.97%) JIRA
3 2 (1.98%) Subversion
3 2 (1.98%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.98%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.99%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.99%) Grunt
General
1 26 (25.74%) Finance
2 10 (9.90%) Retail
3 8 (7.92%) Banking
4 3 (2.97%) Marketing
5 2 (1.98%) Legal
5 2 (1.98%) Advertising
6 1 (0.99%) Publishing
6 1 (0.99%) Back Office
6 1 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (21.78%) .NET
2 11 (10.89%) J2EE
3 7 (6.93%) Visualforce
4 6 (5.94%) ASP.NET
4 6 (5.94%) Mason
5 5 (4.95%) SOAP
5 5 (4.95%) Web Services
5 5 (4.95%) HTML
6 4 (3.96%) Struts
6 4 (3.96%) CSS
6 4 (3.96%) Spring Web Flow
6 4 (3.96%) .NET Framework
6 4 (3.96%) JPA
6 4 (3.96%) Hibernate
6 4 (3.96%) Spring
6 4 (3.96%) HTML5
7 3 (2.97%) CSS3
7 3 (2.97%) REST
7 3 (2.97%) Ajax
7 3 (2.97%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.95%) Open Source
2 3 (2.97%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.98%) Mainframe
3 2 (1.98%) Data Integration
3 2 (1.98%) PACS
3 2 (1.98%) Clustering
4 1 (0.99%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (0.99%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (0.99%) User Experience
4 1 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.99%) CESG
4 1 (0.99%) Replication
4 1 (0.99%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (0.99%) Reference Data
4 1 (0.99%) RIA
4 1 (0.99%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.99%) NHS
4 1 (0.99%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 24 (23.76%) Windows
2 14 (13.86%) UNIX
2 14 (13.86%) Linux
3 3 (2.97%) Windows 7
3 3 (2.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (2.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.98%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.98%) Solaris
5 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.99%) Android
5 1 (0.99%) AIX
5 1 (0.99%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (23.76%) Migration
2 13 (12.87%) Technical Architecture
3 11 (10.89%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (9.90%) Data Migration
5 8 (7.92%) Project Management
5 8 (7.92%) E-Commerce
5 8 (7.92%) TOGAF
5 8 (7.92%) Scrum
6 7 (6.93%) Investment Management
6 7 (6.93%) Enterprise Architecture
6 7 (6.93%) UML
6 7 (6.93%) OO
6 7 (6.93%) CRM
7 6 (5.94%) TDD
7 6 (5.94%) Data Management
8 5 (4.95%) Asset Management
8 5 (4.95%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (4.95%) Unit Testing
8 5 (4.95%) ITIL
8 5 (4.95%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 20 (19.80%) Java
2 17 (16.83%) SQL
3 16 (15.84%) C#
4 8 (7.92%) Apex Code
5 4 (3.96%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.96%) PHP
6 3 (2.97%) Ruby
6 3 (2.97%) C++
6 3 (2.97%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.98%) Python
7 2 (1.98%) Scala
8 1 (0.99%) R
8 1 (0.99%) SOQL
8 1 (0.99%) SOSL
8 1 (0.99%) ActionScript
8 1 (0.99%) C
8 1 (0.99%) VB
8 1 (0.99%) XAML
Qualifications
1 8 (7.92%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.95%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.97%) Degree
3 3 (2.97%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.98%) CCIE
4 2 (1.98%) CCNP
4 2 (1.98%) CISSP
4 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.98%) CISM
4 2 (1.98%) MCSE
4 2 (1.98%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.99%) ISACA
5 1 (0.99%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.99%) JNCIP
5 1 (0.99%) JNCIE
5 1 (0.99%) CCSE
5 1 (0.99%) CCSA
5 1 (0.99%) MCITP
5 1 (0.99%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.98%) QA
2 1 (0.99%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.99%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (6.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (5.94%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.98%) VMware ESX
3 2 (1.98%) XenApp
4 1 (0.99%) vSphere
4 1 (0.99%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.99%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.99%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.99%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.99%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (2.97%) SCCM
2 2 (1.98%) SCOM
2 2 (1.98%) SCOrch
3 1 (0.99%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.99%) BladeLogic
3 1 (0.99%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 22 (21.78%) Oracle
2 16 (15.84%) Microsoft
3 14 (13.86%) VMware
4 9 (8.91%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (7.92%) Sybase
6 6 (5.94%) Citrix
6 6 (5.94%) Business Objects
7 5 (4.95%) hybris
7 5 (4.95%) HP
7 5 (4.95%) Cisco
7 5 (4.95%) Informatica
8 3 (2.97%) Sitecore
8 3 (2.97%) IBM
8 3 (2.97%) Sun
9 2 (1.98%) BMC
9 2 (1.98%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.98%) Remedy
9 2 (1.98%) Juniper
10 1 (0.99%) Facebook
10 1 (0.99%) Twitter
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