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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architect
Rank 44 39 22
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 4 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 1.47% 0.54% 2.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.61% 0.54% 2.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Median daily rate £550 £450 £700
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -35.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £525 £500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.73 £71.00
% change year-on-year
- -53.90%
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
248 185 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 91.18% 99.46% 96.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 127 108
Median daily rate £380 £413 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.87% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Median hourly rate £27.00 £42.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.47% +183.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 24 September 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 (88.89%) Data Modelling
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (88.89%) Data Integration
1 8 (88.89%) Information Security
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Project Management
1 8 (88.89%) Project Management
1 8 (88.89%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (88.89%) SDLC
2 6 (66.67%) API Development
2 6 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 6 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 6 (66.67%) User Stories
2 6 (66.67%) BDD
2 6 (66.67%) TDD
3 3 (33.33%) BC Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) Open Source
5 1 (11.11%) Microservices
5 1 (11.11%) Social Media
5 1 (11.11%) Spring Integration
5 1 (11.11%) Facebook
5 1 (11.11%) Guidewire
5 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
5 1 (11.11%) GitHub
5 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
5 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
5 1 (11.11%) Finance
5 1 (11.11%) J2EE
5 1 (11.11%) Sun Certification

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (11.11%) Maven
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) J2EE
1 1 (11.11%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (88.89%) Data Integration
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Project Management
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (88.89%) Data Modelling
1 8 (88.89%) Information Security
1 8 (88.89%) Project Management
1 8 (88.89%) SDLC
2 6 (66.67%) API Development
2 6 (66.67%) BDD
2 6 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 6 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 6 (66.67%) TDD
2 6 (66.67%) User Stories
3 2 (22.22%) Open Source
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
4 1 (11.11%) Microservices
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) BC Cleared
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Facebook
1 1 (11.11%) Guidewire