The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the East Midlands region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architect
Rank 86 81 74
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 9 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.56% 0.46% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.51% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 1
Average daily rate £506 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.56% -5.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £465 £450
% change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £26.98 -
% change year-on-year
+163.20% -
Job Titles Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1515 1184 1313
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 93.92% 91.71% 92.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 754 570 629
Average daily rate £320 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £214 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 129 115
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £32.50 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Technical Architect
England

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

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 18 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Architect within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +2 3 £513 - 1
Leicestershire - 3 £375 -
Derbyshire - 1 £550 -
Northamptonshire - - - -
Technical Architect
England

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region that cited Technical 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 Architect in their job title.

1 7 (46.67%) .NET
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco
2 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (20.00%) Scrum
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) ERP
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) Java
3 3 (20.00%) CRM
3 3 (20.00%) LAN
3 3 (20.00%) WAN
4 2 (13.33%) OOP
4 2 (13.33%) SQL
4 2 (13.33%) IBM
4 2 (13.33%) McAfee
4 2 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (13.33%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (13.33%) Finance
4 2 (13.33%) Migration
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
4 2 (13.33%) X++
4 2 (13.33%) Logistics
4 2 (13.33%) Network Security
4 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) DNN
5 1 (6.67%) Use Case

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region that cited Technical 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 Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) DNN
1 1 (6.67%) CMS
1 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
1 1 (6.67%) Lync
1 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (13.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) LAN
1 3 (20.00%) WAN
2 2 (13.33%) Network Security
3 1 (6.67%) Firewall
3 1 (6.67%) SAN
3 1 (6.67%) HTTP
3 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.67%) HTTPS
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) .NET
2 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (6.67%) Visualforce
3 1 (6.67%) Middleware
3 1 (6.67%) J2EE
3 1 (6.67%) Struts
3 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
1 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (6.67%) Mainframe
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Scrum
1 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (20.00%) ERP
1 3 (20.00%) CRM
2 2 (13.33%) OOP
2 2 (13.33%) Migration
2 2 (13.33%) Logistics
2 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Use Case
3 1 (6.67%) Extreme Programming
3 1 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (6.67%) User Experience Design
3 1 (6.67%) Security Architecture
3 1 (6.67%) Network Architecture
3 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (6.67%) Web Application Development
3 1 (6.67%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) X++
3 1 (6.67%) Apex Code
3 1 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Cisco
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) IBM
3 2 (13.33%) McAfee
4 1 (6.67%) IronPort
4 1 (6.67%) VMware
4 1 (6.67%) Blue Coat
4 1 (6.67%) RightFax
4 1 (6.67%) HP
4 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (6.67%) Symantec
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle
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