The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East of England region that had Technical Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Architect
England / East of England
Rank 92 78 95
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +17
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 32 43 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.50% 1.78% 1.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.57% 1.85% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 31 20
Median daily rate £525 £493 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.59% +2.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £425 £423
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £600 £685
UK excluding London median daily rate £517 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+3.30% -
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 East of England 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 of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2040 2320 2509
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.60% 96.07% 96.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1210 1372 1465
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £250 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 153 200 236
Median hourly rate £30.50 £21.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.86% +10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.52%

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Technical Architect
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Technical Architect Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Technical Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Architect across the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Technical Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Technical Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Technical Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Technical Architect
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 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
Essex +13 17 £525 +16.66% 1
Cambridgeshire +5 6 £525 +1.94%
Bedfordshire -11 4 £500 -0.99% 1
Hertfordshire -11 3 £538 -10.41% 1
Suffolk - 2 - -
Technical Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 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 East of England region featuring Technical Architect in the job title.

1 27 (50.94%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (41.51%) Scrum
3 18 (33.96%) Oracle
4 16 (30.19%) DevOps
5 15 (28.30%) Configuration Management
6 14 (26.42%) J2EE
6 14 (26.42%) UML
7 13 (24.53%) XSLT
7 13 (24.53%) Oracle Database
8 12 (22.64%) Windows
8 12 (22.64%) Middleware
9 11 (20.75%) XML Schema
9 11 (20.75%) OO
9 11 (20.75%) XML
9 11 (20.75%) WebLogic
9 11 (20.75%) JSP
9 11 (20.75%) Servlets
9 11 (20.75%) Finance
10 10 (18.87%) VMware
10 10 (18.87%) Java
10 10 (18.87%) Linux
10 10 (18.87%) Microsoft
10 10 (18.87%) Active Directory
10 10 (18.87%) Amazon AWS
11 9 (16.98%) SOA
11 9 (16.98%) Enterprise Architecture
12 8 (15.09%) TDD
12 8 (15.09%) PVCS
12 8 (15.09%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (15.09%) Virtual Machines

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 11 (20.75%) WebLogic
2 3 (5.66%) CMS
2 3 (5.66%) IIS
2 3 (5.66%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.89%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.89%) EPiServer
3 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.89%) Kentico
3 1 (1.89%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.89%) Sitefinity
3 1 (1.89%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (9.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.89%) Endur
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (1.89%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 10 (18.87%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.55%) IaaS
3 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.66%) PaaS
4 2 (3.77%) Office 365
5 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.21%) WAN
2 4 (7.55%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.66%) DNS
3 3 (5.66%) Firewall
3 3 (5.66%) LAN
3 3 (5.66%) MPLS
3 3 (5.66%) NAS
3 3 (5.66%) NetScaler
3 3 (5.66%) SAN
4 2 (3.77%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (3.77%) iSCSI
4 2 (3.77%) VLAN
4 2 (3.77%) Wireless
5 1 (1.89%) DHCP
5 1 (1.89%) EIGRP
5 1 (1.89%) HTTP
5 1 (1.89%) Internet
5 1 (1.89%) IPsec
5 1 (1.89%) SSL
5 1 (1.89%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (24.53%) Oracle Database
2 6 (11.32%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.66%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (5.66%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (1.89%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.89%) Big Data
4 1 (1.89%) DataStage
4 1 (1.89%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.89%) MySQL
4 1 (1.89%) Neo4j
4 1 (1.89%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (15.09%) PVCS
2 3 (5.66%) PowerDesigner
3 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (20.75%) Finance
2 6 (11.32%) Telecoms
3 5 (9.43%) Electronics
3 5 (9.43%) Manufacturing
3 5 (9.43%) Marketing
4 1 (1.89%) French Language
4 1 (1.89%) Legal
4 1 (1.89%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (26.42%) J2EE
2 13 (24.53%) XSLT
3 12 (22.64%) Middleware
4 11 (20.75%) JSP
4 11 (20.75%) Servlets
4 11 (20.75%) XML
4 11 (20.75%) XML Schema
5 7 (13.21%) .NET
6 6 (11.32%) JSON
7 5 (9.43%) Play Framework
7 5 (9.43%) RESTful
7 5 (9.43%) Ruby on Rails
7 5 (9.43%) Swagger
8 4 (7.55%) Web Services
9 3 (5.66%) AngularJS
10 2 (3.77%) XSD
11 1 (1.89%) Ajax
11 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET
11 1 (1.89%) Node.js
11 1 (1.89%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Data Centre
2 6 (11.32%) Mainframe
3 3 (5.66%) Clustering
3 3 (5.66%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.89%) DataPower
4 1 (1.89%) FMCG
4 1 (1.89%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (22.64%) Windows
2 10 (18.87%) Linux
3 7 (13.21%) Windows Server
4 6 (11.32%) VME
5 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (5.66%) MVS
6 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.77%) Solaris
8 1 (1.89%) CoreOS
8 1 (1.89%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (50.94%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (41.51%) Scrum
3 16 (30.19%) DevOps
4 15 (28.30%) Configuration Management
5 14 (26.42%) UML
6 11 (20.75%) OO
7 9 (16.98%) Enterprise Architecture
7 9 (16.98%) SOA
8 8 (15.09%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (15.09%) TDD
9 5 (9.43%) API Design
9 5 (9.43%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (9.43%) Digital Marketing
9 5 (9.43%) E-Commerce
9 5 (9.43%) Load Balancing
9 5 (9.43%) Migration
9 5 (9.43%) Open Source
9 5 (9.43%) Programme Management
10 4 (7.55%) ETL
10 4 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.87%) Java
2 5 (9.43%) Ruby
2 5 (9.43%) XPath
3 3 (5.66%) C#
3 3 (5.66%) SQL
4 1 (1.89%) Delphi
4 1 (1.89%) Groovy
4 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.89%) Python
4 1 (1.89%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) MCSE
1 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.77%) MCITP
3 1 (1.89%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.89%) CCDE
3 1 (1.89%) CCIE
3 1 (1.89%) Degree
3 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.89%) VCAP
3 1 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (18.87%) Active Directory
2 8 (15.09%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (9.43%) Hyper-V
3 5 (9.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (7.55%) vSphere
5 2 (3.77%) XenApp
6 1 (1.89%) Docker
6 1 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (9.43%) Puppet
2 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.89%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.89%) SCCM
3 1 (1.89%) SCVMM
3 1 (1.89%) Simpana
Vendors
1 18 (33.96%) Oracle
2 10 (18.87%) Microsoft
2 10 (18.87%) VMware
3 6 (11.32%) Citrix
4 5 (9.43%) Fujitsu
4 5 (9.43%) SAP
5 4 (7.55%) Cisco
5 4 (7.55%) Sitecore
6 2 (3.77%) 3PAR
6 2 (3.77%) HP
7 1 (1.89%) Borland
7 1 (1.89%) CommVault
7 1 (1.89%) Embarcadero
7 1 (1.89%) F5
7 1 (1.89%) Fortinet
7 1 (1.89%) IBM
7 1 (1.89%) Juniper
7 1 (1.89%) Meru Networks
7 1 (1.89%) OpenText
7 1 (1.89%) Palo Alto
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