The table below looks at the statistics for Technical Architecture skills 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 Architecture over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architecture
Rank 145 170 171
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +1
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 58 33 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.99% 0.56% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 0.72% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 29 30
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £370 £420
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £653
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £41.58 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4540 4566 5387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 77.62% 77.44% 77.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 3598 3440 4056
Average daily rate £470 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 37 102
Average hourly rate £24.50 £21.75 £36.04
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.64% -39.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.73 £14.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.50 £53.50 £59.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
- -1.63%

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Technical Architecture across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Technical Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Technical Architecture
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 Architecture across the City of London region.

Technical Architecture Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Technical Architecture
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Technical Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Technical Architecture
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 Architecture across the City of London region.

Technical Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Technical Architecture also 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 that cited Technical Architecture.

1 34 (37.36%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (31.87%) .NET
3 28 (30.77%) Java
4 27 (29.67%) SQL Server
5 26 (28.57%) SOA
6 25 (27.47%) SQL
6 25 (27.47%) Banking
6 25 (27.47%) Finance
7 22 (24.18%) Oracle
8 20 (21.98%) Degree
9 18 (19.78%) Windows
10 16 (17.58%) Middleware
10 16 (17.58%) Microsoft
11 15 (16.48%) C#
12 14 (15.38%) Linux
12 14 (15.38%) Project Management
12 14 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
12 14 (15.38%) Relational Database
13 13 (14.29%) PRINCE2
13 13 (14.29%) UNIX
14 12 (13.19%) SOAP
14 12 (13.19%) MS Excel
14 12 (13.19%) Configuration Management
14 12 (13.19%) TOGAF
14 12 (13.19%) Scrum
15 11 (12.09%) Retail
15 11 (12.09%) Active Directory
15 11 (12.09%) OO
16 10 (10.99%) UML
16 10 (10.99%) JavaScript

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Technical Architecture also 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 that cited Technical Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (8.79%) MQSeries
2 4 (4.40%) Apache
3 3 (3.30%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.30%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.30%) JBoss
4 2 (2.20%) IIS
4 2 (2.20%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.10%) Node.js
5 1 (1.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.10%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.10%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.10%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.10%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.10%) SAS
5 1 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 12 (13.19%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.20%) MS Office
3 1 (1.10%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (4.40%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (2.20%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.10%) SunGard GMI
3 1 (1.10%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.59%) SaaS
2 1 (1.10%) Office 365
2 1 (1.10%) Taleo
2 1 (1.10%) Force.com
2 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.79%) Firewall
2 6 (6.59%) LDAP
2 6 (6.59%) LAN
3 5 (5.49%) DNS
3 5 (5.49%) SAN
4 4 (4.40%) Intranet
5 3 (3.30%) Internet
5 3 (3.30%) VoIP
5 3 (3.30%) WAN
5 3 (3.30%) DHCP
5 3 (3.30%) Wireless
5 3 (3.30%) IPsec
5 3 (3.30%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (3.30%) VPN
6 2 (2.20%) NAS
6 2 (2.20%) Network Security
6 2 (2.20%) DSL
6 2 (2.20%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (2.20%) DDNS
7 1 (1.10%) DPNSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (29.67%) SQL Server
2 14 (15.38%) Relational Database
3 9 (9.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (9.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (8.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (8.79%) NoSQL
5 7 (7.69%) EDRMS
5 7 (7.69%) MS Access
5 7 (7.69%) DTS
6 6 (6.59%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (6.59%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (5.49%) RDBMS
7 5 (5.49%) MongoDB
8 4 (4.40%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (3.30%) DB2
9 3 (3.30%) Oracle Database
10 2 (2.20%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (2.20%) Big Data
11 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (1.10%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 10 (10.99%) TeamCity
2 8 (8.79%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.30%) Ant
3 3 (3.30%) ClearCase
3 3 (3.30%) Maven
3 3 (3.30%) MSBuild
4 2 (2.20%) Selenium
4 2 (2.20%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.10%) NUnit
5 1 (1.10%) Subversion
5 1 (1.10%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.10%) JBehave
5 1 (1.10%) FxCop
5 1 (1.10%) StyleCop
5 1 (1.10%) NDepend
5 1 (1.10%) Moq
5 1 (1.10%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.10%) Grunt
5 1 (1.10%) JSHint
General
1 25 (27.47%) Finance
1 25 (27.47%) Banking
2 11 (12.09%) Retail
3 7 (7.69%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.30%) Advertising
5 2 (2.20%) Billing
5 2 (2.20%) Law
5 2 (2.20%) Legal
6 1 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.10%) Back Office
6 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.10%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.10%) Marketing
6 1 (1.10%) French Language
6 1 (1.10%) German Language
Job Titles
1 43 (47.25%) Architect
2 17 (18.68%) Solutions Architect
3 16 (17.58%) Developer
4 15 (16.48%) Technical Architect
5 8 (8.79%) Analyst
5 8 (8.79%) .NET Developer
6 7 (7.69%) Consultant
7 6 (6.59%) C# Developer
7 6 (6.59%) Senior Developer
7 6 (6.59%) Senior .NET Developer
7 6 (6.59%) Designer
8 5 (5.49%) Infrastructure Architect
9 4 (4.40%) Solutions Designer
9 4 (4.40%) Business Analyst
9 4 (4.40%) SOA Architect
10 3 (3.30%) WPF Developer
10 3 (3.30%) DevOps Engineer
10 3 (3.30%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 3 (3.30%) Senior Architect
10 3 (3.30%) webMethods Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (31.87%) .NET
2 16 (17.58%) Middleware
3 12 (13.19%) SOAP
4 10 (10.99%) HTML
4 10 (10.99%) REST
5 9 (9.89%) ASP.NET
6 8 (8.79%) JSP
6 8 (8.79%) NHibernate
6 8 (8.79%) .NET Framework
6 8 (8.79%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (8.79%) Entity Framework
7 7 (7.69%) JRules
7 7 (7.69%) WCF
8 6 (6.59%) Web Services
9 5 (5.49%) WPF
9 5 (5.49%) Dapper ORM
10 4 (4.40%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (4.40%) HTML5
10 4 (4.40%) J2EE
11 3 (3.30%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.99%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.59%) Data Centre
4 5 (5.49%) Fixed Income
4 5 (5.49%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 4 (4.40%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.30%) PKI
7 2 (2.20%) Clustering
7 2 (2.20%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.20%) Data Integration
7 2 (2.20%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.20%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (1.10%) User Experience
8 1 (1.10%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.10%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.10%) SWIFT
8 1 (1.10%) RMADS
8 1 (1.10%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.10%) Statistics
8 1 (1.10%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 18 (19.78%) Windows
2 14 (15.38%) Linux
3 13 (14.29%) UNIX
4 5 (5.49%) AIX
5 2 (2.20%) Solaris
5 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.20%) Windows 8
5 2 (2.20%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.10%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (37.36%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (28.57%) SOA
3 14 (15.38%) Project Management
3 14 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
4 13 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 12 (13.19%) Configuration Management
5 12 (13.19%) Scrum
5 12 (13.19%) TOGAF
6 11 (12.09%) OO
7 10 (10.99%) UML
7 10 (10.99%) DevOps
8 9 (9.89%) ITIL
8 9 (9.89%) EAI
8 9 (9.89%) MVC
8 9 (9.89%) Time Management
9 8 (8.79%) Systems Analysis
9 8 (8.79%) Business Analysis
9 8 (8.79%) Project Planning
10 7 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (7.69%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 28 (30.77%) Java
2 25 (27.47%) SQL
3 15 (16.48%) C#
4 10 (10.99%) JavaScript
5 6 (6.59%) T-SQL
6 5 (5.49%) PL/SQL
6 5 (5.49%) VBA
6 5 (5.49%) Python
7 3 (3.30%) Perl
8 1 (1.10%) C++
8 1 (1.10%) VB
8 1 (1.10%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.10%) Ruby
8 1 (1.10%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.10%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.10%) Clojure
8 1 (1.10%) R
Qualifications
1 20 (21.98%) Degree
2 6 (6.59%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.40%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.40%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.20%) CCNP
4 2 (2.20%) CCNA
4 2 (2.20%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.20%) Check Point Certification
4 2 (2.20%) CCSA
4 2 (2.20%) CCSE
5 1 (1.10%) JNCIS
5 1 (1.10%) CCDP
5 1 (1.10%) CISSP
5 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.10%) MCSA
5 1 (1.10%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (12.09%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.20%) Snort
3 2 (2.20%) Squid
3 2 (2.20%) vSphere
4 1 (1.10%) vCloud
4 1 (1.10%) BitLocker
4 1 (1.10%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.10%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (8.79%) Puppet
1 8 (8.79%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.20%) SCCM
3 1 (1.10%) Graphite
3 1 (1.10%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 22 (24.18%) Oracle
2 16 (17.58%) Microsoft
3 10 (10.99%) webMethods
4 9 (9.89%) IBM
5 6 (6.59%) Cisco
5 6 (6.59%) Citrix
6 5 (5.49%) VMware
7 4 (4.40%) Informatica
7 4 (4.40%) Business Objects
8 3 (3.30%) Software AG
8 3 (3.30%) Juniper
8 3 (3.30%) Actimize
9 2 (2.20%) Splunk
9 2 (2.20%) Nokia
9 2 (2.20%) CheckPoint
9 2 (2.20%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (2.20%) Sybase
10 1 (1.10%) SAP
10 1 (1.10%) Cognos
10 1 (1.10%) SunGard
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