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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architecture
Rank 154 170 174
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +4
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 12 19 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.36% 0.42% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.50% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 15 30
Median daily rate £513 £500 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £378 £397
10% offered a daily rate of more than £710 £590 £652
UK excluding London median daily rate £466 £467 £450
% change year-on-year
-0.05% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.05 £42.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-49.89% +86.66%
Technical Architecture
London

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
2948 3838 4743
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 87.48% 84.31% 80.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2360 3051 3572
Median daily rate £475 £473 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.52% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £313 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 36 51
Median hourly rate £19.96 £21.25 £21.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.07% -1.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £37.50 £36.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +30.76%

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Technical Architecture as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 1 October 2016.

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 1 October 2016, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Technical Architecture.

1 16 (40.00%) Finance
2 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (22.50%) TOGAF
3 9 (22.50%) .NET
3 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
4 8 (20.00%) Java
4 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 7 (17.50%) Banking
5 7 (17.50%) CRM
6 6 (15.00%) C#
6 6 (15.00%) MVC
6 6 (15.00%) Security Cleared
7 5 (12.50%) SC Cleared
7 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
7 5 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (12.50%) Migration
7 5 (12.50%) Windows
8 4 (10.00%) HTML
8 4 (10.00%) Oracle
8 4 (10.00%) SAP
8 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET
8 4 (10.00%) Active Directory
8 4 (10.00%) JMS
8 4 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (10.00%) Software Engineering
8 4 (10.00%) .NET Framework
8 4 (10.00%) WCF
8 4 (10.00%) HTML5
8 4 (10.00%) REST

Technical Architecture
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 (7.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.00%) JBoss
3 1 (2.50%) Apache Pig
3 1 (2.50%) CMS
3 1 (2.50%) Drupal
3 1 (2.50%) GemFire
3 1 (2.50%) Joomla!
3 1 (2.50%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.50%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.50%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.50%) IaaS
2 3 (7.50%) Office 365
3 2 (5.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (5.00%) G Suite
3 2 (5.00%) PaaS
3 2 (5.00%) SaaS
4 1 (2.50%) Boomi
4 1 (2.50%) Force.com
4 1 (2.50%) OneDrive
4 1 (2.50%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) Firewall
1 2 (5.00%) Skype
2 1 (2.50%) AMQP
2 1 (2.50%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (2.50%) Internet
2 1 (2.50%) LAN
2 1 (2.50%) LDAP
2 1 (2.50%) MQTT
2 1 (2.50%) NAS
2 1 (2.50%) Network Security
2 1 (2.50%) SAN
2 1 (2.50%) VoIP
2 1 (2.50%) VPN
2 1 (2.50%) WAN
2 1 (2.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.00%) DB2
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.50%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.50%) Big Data
4 1 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.50%) Cloudera CDH
4 1 (2.50%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.50%) Data Lake
4 1 (2.50%) GIS
4 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.50%) Grunt
2 1 (2.50%) gulp
2 1 (2.50%) Jasmine
2 1 (2.50%) Mocha
2 1 (2.50%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (2.50%) webpack
General
1 16 (40.00%) Finance
2 7 (17.50%) Banking
3 3 (7.50%) Law
3 3 (7.50%) Retail
4 2 (5.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (5.00%) Marketing
4 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.50%) Advertising
5 1 (2.50%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (67.50%) Architect
2 9 (22.50%) Technical Architect
3 8 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (15.00%) Enterprise Architect
5 5 (12.50%) Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Cloud Architect
6 4 (10.00%) Consultant
7 3 (7.50%) .NET Architect
7 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (7.50%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.00%) .NET Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Cisco Architect
8 2 (5.00%) CRM Architect
8 2 (5.00%) CRM Consultant
8 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
8 2 (5.00%) Lead Architect
8 2 (5.00%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Software Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (5.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (22.50%) .NET
2 4 (10.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (10.00%) HTML
2 4 (10.00%) HTML5
2 4 (10.00%) JMS
2 4 (10.00%) REST
2 4 (10.00%) WCF
3 3 (7.50%) AngularJS
3 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (7.50%) SOAP
3 3 (7.50%) Spring
3 3 (7.50%) Web Services
4 2 (5.00%) Java EE
4 2 (5.00%) Middleware
4 2 (5.00%) OAuth
5 1 (2.50%) CSS
5 1 (2.50%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.50%) JDBC
5 1 (2.50%) JMX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.00%) Fintech
3 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.50%) BYOD
3 1 (2.50%) CESG
3 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.50%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.50%) Equities
3 1 (2.50%) Fixed Income
3 1 (2.50%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.50%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.50%) Minimum Viable Product
3 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.50%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) Windows
2 3 (7.50%) Linux
3 2 (5.00%) Unix
3 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.50%) Windows 2000
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (22.50%) TOGAF
3 7 (17.50%) CRM
4 6 (15.00%) MVC
5 5 (12.50%) Migration
6 4 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (7.50%) Analytics
7 3 (7.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (7.50%) Information Security
7 3 (7.50%) OO
7 3 (7.50%) Project Planning
7 3 (7.50%) Security Architecture
7 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (7.50%) Unit Testing
7 3 (7.50%) Use Case
8 2 (5.00%) B2B
8 2 (5.00%) B2C
8 2 (5.00%) Service Delivery
8 2 (5.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.00%) Java
2 6 (15.00%) C#
3 3 (7.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (7.50%) SQL
4 2 (5.00%) COBOL
4 2 (5.00%) Python
4 2 (5.00%) Ruby
5 1 (2.50%) ABAP
5 1 (2.50%) PHP
5 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.50%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.50%) Degree
4 2 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.50%) ISEB
5 1 (2.50%) MCSA
5 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.50%) COBIT
2 1 (2.50%) Government Security Classifications
2 1 (2.50%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.50%) HDFS
3 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.50%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Cisco IPCC
1 1 (2.50%) Oozie
Vendors
1 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.00%) Oracle
2 4 (10.00%) SAP
3 3 (7.50%) Cisco
3 3 (7.50%) VMware
4 2 (5.00%) Google
4 2 (5.00%) Informatica
5 1 (2.50%) Apple
5 1 (2.50%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.50%) Cloudera
5 1 (2.50%) GigaSpaces
5 1 (2.50%) Greenplum
5 1 (2.50%) JDA
5 1 (2.50%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (2.50%) NetApp
5 1 (2.50%) Netezza
5 1 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.50%) Talend
5 1 (2.50%) Terracotta
5 1 (2.50%) Vertica
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