The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the City of London region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architecture
Rank 161 169 172
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 34 49 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.59% 0.69% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 0.91% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 33 30
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£500 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £375 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £603
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £403 £450
% change year-on-year
+11.80% -10.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.58 - £30.00
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4351 5412 5829
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 75.97% 76.12% 74.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 3228 4048 4323
Average daily rate £450 £450 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £301 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 95 85
Average hourly rate £23.50 £27.99 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.02% +11.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £17.90 £16.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £48.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -
Technical Architecture
London

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 22 July 2014.

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 22 July 2014, 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 22 (33.33%) Java
2 15 (22.73%) Finance
3 14 (21.21%) .NET
4 13 (19.70%) HTML
4 13 (19.70%) Enterprise Architecture
5 12 (18.18%) C#
6 11 (16.67%) Oracle
6 11 (16.67%) SOA
6 11 (16.67%) Scrum
7 10 (15.15%) Project Management
7 10 (15.15%) JavaScript
7 10 (15.15%) Banking
8 9 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (13.64%) UNIX
8 9 (13.64%) E-Commerce
8 9 (13.64%) Linux
9 8 (12.12%) Microsoft
9 8 (12.12%) Web Services
9 8 (12.12%) SQL
9 8 (12.12%) Content Management
9 8 (12.12%) Web Development
10 7 (10.61%) Windows
10 7 (10.61%) Migration
11 6 (9.09%) SQL Server
11 6 (9.09%) Cisco
11 6 (9.09%) Degree
11 6 (9.09%) REST
12 5 (7.58%) Oracle Database
12 5 (7.58%) Relational Database
12 5 (7.58%) Business Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 2 (3.03%) IIS
1 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.03%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (1.52%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (1.52%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.52%) Liferay
2 1 (1.52%) Apache
2 1 (1.52%) Tuxedo
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) ReMetrica
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.06%) SaaS
2 1 (1.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.58%) Intranet
1 5 (7.58%) Internet
2 3 (4.55%) SAN
3 2 (3.03%) Firewall
3 2 (3.03%) VoIP
3 2 (3.03%) NAS
4 1 (1.52%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.52%) HTTP
4 1 (1.52%) Wireless
4 1 (1.52%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.58%) Oracle Database
2 5 (7.58%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.06%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.03%) Big Data
6 1 (1.52%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.52%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.52%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (4.55%) JUnit
2 2 (3.03%) Xcode
2 2 (3.03%) Introscope
2 2 (3.03%) Eclipse
2 2 (3.03%) JIRA
2 2 (3.03%) Maven
2 2 (3.03%) PhoneGap
3 1 (1.52%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.52%) jMock
3 1 (1.52%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.52%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.52%) DbUnit
3 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.52%) Rational Rose
3 1 (1.52%) ClearCase
3 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.52%) Ant
General
1 15 (22.73%) Finance
2 10 (15.15%) Banking
3 3 (4.55%) Retail
3 3 (4.55%) Marketing
4 2 (3.03%) Law
5 1 (1.52%) Wholesale Banking
5 1 (1.52%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.52%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 31 (46.97%) Architect
2 14 (21.21%) Solutions Architect
3 11 (16.67%) Developer
3 11 (16.67%) Technical Architect
4 5 (7.58%) Senior Architect
5 4 (6.06%) Analyst
5 4 (6.06%) Senior Developer
5 4 (6.06%) Java Developer
6 3 (4.55%) Enterprise Architect
6 3 (4.55%) .NET Developer
6 3 (4.55%) Data Architect
7 2 (3.03%) Project Manager
7 2 (3.03%) Consultant
7 2 (3.03%) Applications Developer
7 2 (3.03%) C# Developer
7 2 (3.03%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (3.03%) Release Manager
7 2 (3.03%) Voice Engineer
7 2 (3.03%) Designer
7 2 (3.03%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (21.21%) .NET
2 13 (19.70%) HTML
3 8 (12.12%) Web Services
4 6 (9.09%) REST
5 5 (7.58%) XML
5 5 (7.58%) ASP.NET
5 5 (7.58%) SOAP
6 4 (6.06%) Middleware
6 4 (6.06%) CSS
6 4 (6.06%) JSP
6 4 (6.06%) HTML5
6 4 (6.06%) Spring
7 3 (4.55%) .NET Framework
7 3 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (4.55%) JMS
8 2 (3.03%) NHibernate
8 2 (3.03%) Java EE
8 2 (3.03%) WCF
8 2 (3.03%) JSON
8 2 (3.03%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.58%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.55%) Open Source
2 3 (4.55%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.03%) Clustering
3 2 (3.03%) Data Integration
3 2 (3.03%) Taxonomies
3 2 (3.03%) Mobile Banking
3 2 (3.03%) Mobile Payment
3 2 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.52%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (1.52%) CESG
4 1 (1.52%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.52%) Freedom of Information Act
4 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.52%) PKI
4 1 (1.52%) DataPower
4 1 (1.52%) RMADS
4 1 (1.52%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.64%) UNIX
1 9 (13.64%) Linux
2 7 (10.61%) Windows
3 3 (4.55%) Android
4 2 (3.03%) AIX
4 2 (3.03%) Solaris
5 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.52%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.52%) Windows NT
5 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (19.70%) Enterprise Architecture
2 11 (16.67%) SOA
2 11 (16.67%) Scrum
3 10 (15.15%) Project Management
4 9 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (13.64%) E-Commerce
5 8 (12.12%) Content Management
5 8 (12.12%) Web Development
6 7 (10.61%) Migration
7 5 (7.58%) Business Analysis
7 5 (7.58%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (6.06%) Change Management
8 4 (6.06%) MVC
8 4 (6.06%) ITIL
8 4 (6.06%) Unit Testing
8 4 (6.06%) Data Migration
8 4 (6.06%) Data Management
8 4 (6.06%) Information Management
8 4 (6.06%) Analytics
9 3 (4.55%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (33.33%) Java
2 12 (18.18%) C#
3 10 (15.15%) JavaScript
4 8 (12.12%) SQL
5 4 (6.06%) Python
6 2 (3.03%) Objective-C
6 2 (3.03%) C++
6 2 (3.03%) C
6 2 (3.03%) ActionScript
6 2 (3.03%) Ruby
7 1 (1.52%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.52%) Apex Code
7 1 (1.52%) Perl
7 1 (1.52%) RPG
7 1 (1.52%) VB
7 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (9.09%) Degree
2 4 (6.06%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.03%) Siebel Certification
5 1 (1.52%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (1.52%) MCSA
5 1 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.52%) Nmap
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.52%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.52%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) Puppet
2 1 (1.52%) Capistrano
2 1 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.52%) Nessus
2 1 (1.52%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.52%) CORE IMPACT
2 1 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.52%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (16.67%) Oracle
2 8 (12.12%) Microsoft
3 6 (9.09%) Cisco
4 5 (7.58%) VMware
5 4 (6.06%) hybris
6 3 (4.55%) IBM
6 3 (4.55%) Business Objects
6 3 (4.55%) Sybase
6 3 (4.55%) Informatica
6 3 (4.55%) NetApp
7 2 (3.03%) BT
7 2 (3.03%) Perforce
7 2 (3.03%) HP
7 2 (3.03%) Citrix
7 2 (3.03%) Siebel
7 2 (3.03%) Speakerbus
7 2 (3.03%) Splunk
8 1 (1.52%) Sitecore
8 1 (1.52%) EPiServer
8 1 (1.52%) Juniper
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