The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Technical Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architect
Rank 142 158 161
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 24 31 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.71% 0.68% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.71% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 22 40
Median daily rate £519 £511 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.46% +7.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £359
10% offered a daily rate of more than £713 £587 £628
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £525 £500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.73 £71.00
% change year-on-year
- -53.90%
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
3203 4338 5607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.04% 95.30% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2553 3414 4119
Median daily rate £475 £451 £443
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.32% +1.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £285 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 67 111
Median hourly rate £17.38 £16.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.73% -4.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £25.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the City of London region that featured Technical Architect in the job title.

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 1 October 2016.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, 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 City of London region featuring Technical Architect in the job title.

1 19 (35.19%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (31.48%) Finance
3 14 (25.93%) Java
4 12 (22.22%) Scrum
4 12 (22.22%) TDD
5 9 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
5 9 (16.67%) UML
5 9 (16.67%) SOA
6 8 (14.81%) CRM
6 8 (14.81%) .NET
6 8 (14.81%) Banking
6 8 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
7 7 (12.96%) HTML
7 7 (12.96%) OO
7 7 (12.96%) Data Modelling
8 6 (11.11%) Microsoft
8 6 (11.11%) Internet
8 6 (11.11%) Web Services
8 6 (11.11%) TOGAF
8 6 (11.11%) REST
8 6 (11.11%) Open Source
8 6 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (11.11%) Kanban
8 6 (11.11%) Fintech
9 5 (9.26%) Waterfall
9 5 (9.26%) Mentoring
9 5 (9.26%) Coaching
9 5 (9.26%) IaaS
9 5 (9.26%) Firewall
9 5 (9.26%) Information Security

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 3 (5.56%) JBoss
2 2 (3.70%) CMS
2 2 (3.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.85%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.85%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.85%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.85%) Drupal
3 1 (1.85%) GemFire
3 1 (1.85%) Joomla!
3 1 (1.85%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (1.85%) SAS
3 1 (1.85%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.85%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.85%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.85%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (9.26%) IaaS
3 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (5.56%) Office 365
4 3 (5.56%) PaaS
5 2 (3.70%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (3.70%) Boomi
5 2 (3.70%) Force.com
5 2 (3.70%) G Suite
5 2 (3.70%) SaaS
6 1 (1.85%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.11%) Internet
2 5 (9.26%) Firewall
3 4 (7.41%) LAN
3 4 (7.41%) WAN
4 2 (3.70%) Wireless
5 1 (1.85%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (1.85%) DMZ
5 1 (1.85%) HTTP
5 1 (1.85%) LDAP
5 1 (1.85%) NAS
5 1 (1.85%) Network Security
5 1 (1.85%) SAN
5 1 (1.85%) Skype
5 1 (1.85%) VPN
5 1 (1.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.41%) NoSQL
2 3 (5.56%) MongoDB
2 3 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (3.70%) DB2
3 2 (3.70%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (1.85%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.85%) Big Data
4 1 (1.85%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.85%) GIS
4 1 (1.85%) Hazelcast
4 1 (1.85%) Infinispan
4 1 (1.85%) Neo4j
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Jenkins
1 4 (7.41%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.85%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 17 (31.48%) Finance
2 8 (14.81%) Banking
3 3 (5.56%) Investment Banking
3 3 (5.56%) Legal
4 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.81%) .NET
2 7 (12.96%) HTML
3 6 (11.11%) REST
3 6 (11.11%) Web Services
4 5 (9.26%) Java EE
4 5 (9.26%) SOAP
5 4 (7.41%) Middleware
5 4 (7.41%) Spring
6 3 (5.56%) Ajax
6 3 (5.56%) JMS
6 3 (5.56%) JSON
7 2 (3.70%) .NET Framework
7 2 (3.70%) AngularJS
7 2 (3.70%) CSS
7 2 (3.70%) Hibernate
7 2 (3.70%) HTML5
7 2 (3.70%) OAuth
7 2 (3.70%) RESTful
7 2 (3.70%) XML
8 1 (1.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) Fintech
2 3 (5.56%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.56%) Equities
2 3 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.70%) CESG
3 2 (3.70%) Data Integration
3 2 (3.70%) Taxonomies
4 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.85%) Data Conversion
4 1 (1.85%) DataPower
4 1 (1.85%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.85%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.85%) RIA
4 1 (1.85%) Social Media
4 1 (1.85%) User Experience
4 1 (1.85%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.41%) Unix
2 3 (5.56%) Linux
2 3 (5.56%) Windows
3 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.85%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.19%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (22.22%) Scrum
2 12 (22.22%) TDD
3 9 (16.67%) SOA
3 9 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
3 9 (16.67%) UML
4 8 (14.81%) CRM
5 7 (12.96%) Data Modelling
5 7 (12.96%) OO
6 6 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (11.11%) Kanban
6 6 (11.11%) Open Source
6 6 (11.11%) TOGAF
7 5 (9.26%) Coaching
7 5 (9.26%) Information Security
7 5 (9.26%) Mentoring
7 5 (9.26%) Waterfall
8 4 (7.41%) Data Management
8 4 (7.41%) ETL
8 4 (7.41%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.93%) Java
2 4 (7.41%) Ruby
2 4 (7.41%) SQL
3 3 (5.56%) C#
3 3 (5.56%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.70%) C
4 2 (3.70%) COBOL
4 2 (3.70%) PHP
4 2 (3.70%) Python
4 2 (3.70%) Scala
5 1 (1.85%) Apex Code
5 1 (1.85%) C++
5 1 (1.85%) Groovy
5 1 (1.85%) Perl
5 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.85%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.41%) SC Cleared
1 4 (7.41%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (5.56%) Degree
3 2 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.85%) CISM
4 1 (1.85%) CISSP
4 1 (1.85%) ISEB
4 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) Data Quality
1 3 (5.56%) MiFID
2 2 (3.70%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.85%) COBIT
3 1 (1.85%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.85%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.70%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.85%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) Ansible
1 2 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.70%) Puppet
2 1 (1.85%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 6 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.26%) Cisco
3 4 (7.41%) Oracle
4 3 (5.56%) Rackspace
4 3 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (5.56%) VMware
5 2 (3.70%) Google
5 2 (3.70%) Informatica
6 1 (1.85%) ATG
6 1 (1.85%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.85%) Dell
6 1 (1.85%) EPiServer
6 1 (1.85%) Juniper
6 1 (1.85%) NetApp
6 1 (1.85%) NetSuite
6 1 (1.85%) Nokia
6 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.85%) SAP
6 1 (1.85%) Talend
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