The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East Midlands region that had Technical Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architect
Rank 80 95 83
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 13 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.84% 0.53% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 0.55% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 6
Median daily rate £450 £475 £506
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -6.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £433 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £622 £535 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £480
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.00 £37.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+62.16% -47.88%
Technical Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1497 1627 1458
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.21% 95.76% 96.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 906 935 711
Median daily rate £388 £365 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.16% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £215 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 85 154
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.82 £10.44 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £19.25 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Technical Architect
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Technical Architect Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Technical Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Architect across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Technical Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Technical Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Technical Architect across the East Midlands region.

Technical Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Technical Architect
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Architect within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire - 6 £500 -
Derbyshire +12 4 £391 -10.74%
Lincolnshire +1 1 - - 4
Leicestershire - 1 £450 -
Technical Architect
England

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 East Midlands region featuring Technical Architect in the job title.

1 7 (31.82%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (22.73%) Java
2 5 (22.73%) Oracle
3 4 (18.18%) Windows
3 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
3 4 (18.18%) Migration
3 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (18.18%) TOGAF
3 4 (18.18%) Office 365
3 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 3 (13.64%) Spring
4 3 (13.64%) DevOps
4 3 (13.64%) REST
4 3 (13.64%) TDD
4 3 (13.64%) MVC
4 3 (13.64%) Finance
4 3 (13.64%) WAN
4 3 (13.64%) Cisco
4 3 (13.64%) LAN
4 3 (13.64%) Web Services
5 2 (9.09%) .NET
5 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
5 2 (9.09%) C#
5 2 (9.09%) VPN
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (9.09%) Firewall
5 2 (9.09%) CMS

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 2 (9.09%) CMS
2 1 (4.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) Mule
2 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (18.18%) Office 365
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.55%) IaaS
2 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) LAN
1 3 (13.64%) WAN
2 2 (9.09%) Firewall
2 2 (9.09%) VPN
3 1 (4.55%) IPsec
3 1 (4.55%) SSL
3 1 (4.55%) VoIP
3 1 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Big Data
1 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Retail
2 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.55%) Local Government
3 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) REST
1 3 (13.64%) Spring
1 3 (13.64%) Web Services
2 2 (9.09%) .NET
2 2 (9.09%) WCF
3 1 (4.55%) J2EE
3 1 (4.55%) JSON
3 1 (4.55%) Spring MVC
3 1 (4.55%) WS-I
3 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) FMCG
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.55%) NHS
3 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.55%) Linux
3 1 (4.55%) Mac OS X
3 1 (4.55%) Unix
3 1 (4.55%) Windows 2000
3 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (18.18%) Migration
2 4 (18.18%) TOGAF
3 3 (13.64%) DevOps
3 3 (13.64%) MVC
3 3 (13.64%) TDD
4 2 (9.09%) Analytics
4 2 (9.09%) Open Source
4 2 (9.09%) SOLID
5 1 (4.55%) BDD
5 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.55%) Data Analytics
5 1 (4.55%) High Availability
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (4.55%) ITIL V3
5 1 (4.55%) OWASP
5 1 (4.55%) Process Improvement
5 1 (4.55%) Web Analytics
5 1 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) Java
2 2 (9.09%) C#
3 1 (4.55%) Clojure
3 1 (4.55%) Haskell
3 1 (4.55%) Perl
3 1 (4.55%) Python
3 1 (4.55%) Ruby
3 1 (4.55%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (4.55%) CCDA
3 1 (4.55%) CCNA
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.55%) CISSP
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) MCSE
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Ansible
1 1 (4.55%) FortiGate
1 1 (4.55%) OpenAM
1 1 (4.55%) Puppet
1 1 (4.55%) SCCM
1 1 (4.55%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.64%) Cisco
4 2 (9.09%) Palo Alto
5 1 (4.55%) Adobe
5 1 (4.55%) Google
5 1 (4.55%) HP
5 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.55%) VMware