The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Design 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 Design Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 2 October 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Design Architect
Rank 201 220 220
Rank change year-on-year
+19 0
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Design Architect 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.017% 0.014% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.015% 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£433 - £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £450 -
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
5477 6580 7018
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.56% 92.25% 92.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 4042 4788 5069
Average daily rate £445 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.11% -
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 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 133 171
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.82 £38.00 £43.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Technical Design Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Technical Design Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Technical Design 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 Design Architect across the City of London region.

Technical Design Architect Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Technical Design Architect
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Technical Design 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 Design Architect in their job title.

1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Document Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Release Management
1 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects XI
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) RUP
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) SAN

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

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Technical Design 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 Design Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects XI
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Document Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Release Management
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) RUP
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Business Objects