The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Croydon region that had Technical Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Architect
London / Croydon
Rank 32 33 22
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 6 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 2.82% 1.11% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.02% 1.12% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £520 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+3.95% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £49.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Croydon 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
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
199 267 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 93.43% 98.89% 95.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 212 77
Median daily rate £450 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £300 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 7
Median hourly rate £19.50 £21.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -16.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Technical Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Technical Architect across the Croydon region.

Technical Architect Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 Croydon region featuring Technical Architect in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) VPN
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (83.33%) High Availability
2 5 (83.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) Server Building
2 5 (83.33%) Remote Desktop
2 5 (83.33%) Identity Access Management
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) Migration
2 5 (83.33%) Replication
2 5 (83.33%) Clustering
2 5 (83.33%) WAN
2 5 (83.33%) VLAN
2 5 (83.33%) Load Balancing
2 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) SSL
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) Terminal Services

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Azure Active Directory
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon S3
2 1 (16.67%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) VPN
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) MPLS
2 5 (83.33%) Remote Desktop
2 5 (83.33%) SSL
2 5 (83.33%) VLAN
2 5 (83.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Clustering
1 5 (83.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Unix
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (83.33%) High Availability
1 5 (83.33%) Identity Access Management
1 5 (83.33%) Load Balancing
1 5 (83.33%) Migration
1 5 (83.33%) Server Building
2 1 (16.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) CCIE
2 4 (66.67%) CCNA
2 4 (66.67%) CCNP
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) MCITP
2 4 (66.67%) MCP
2 4 (66.67%) MCSE
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (83.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
1 1 (16.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft