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 27 August 2016 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architect
Rank 43 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 1.82% 0.55% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.92% 0.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £563 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £494 £500 £475
% change year-on-year
-1.30% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £71.00
Technical Architect
London

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
261 177 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 95.26% 97.25% 96.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 111 65
Median daily rate £375 £384 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.28% -9.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 2
Median hourly rate £15.00 £27.78 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.00% +71.90%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 27 August 2016, 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 8 (80.00%) Data Modelling
1 8 (80.00%) Information Security
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (80.00%) Data Integration
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Project Management
1 8 (80.00%) Project Management
1 8 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (80.00%) SDLC
2 6 (60.00%) API Development
2 6 (60.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 6 (60.00%) Mentoring
2 6 (60.00%) User Stories
2 6 (60.00%) BDD
2 6 (60.00%) TDD
3 3 (30.00%) BC Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) Open Source
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) Java
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (10.00%) Spring Integration
5 1 (10.00%) Facebook
5 1 (10.00%) GitHub
5 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (10.00%) Guidewire
5 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Microservices
5 1 (10.00%) J2EE
5 1 (10.00%) Windows

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 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (10.00%) Maven
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) J2EE
1 1 (10.00%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (80.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Project Management
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (80.00%) Data Modelling
1 8 (80.00%) Information Security
1 8 (80.00%) Project Management
1 8 (80.00%) SDLC
2 6 (60.00%) API Development
2 6 (60.00%) BDD
2 6 (60.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 6 (60.00%) Mentoring
2 6 (60.00%) TDD
2 6 (60.00%) User Stories
3 2 (20.00%) Open Source
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) ERP
4 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) BC Cleared
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Facebook
1 1 (10.00%) Guidewire