The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the East of England 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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architect
Rank 97 93 100
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 33 43 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.19% 1.41% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 1.52% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 23 11
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£468 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.57% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £600 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £479 £450
% change year-on-year
+4.43% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 £71.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-30.28% +163.20%
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 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
2575 2822 2083
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 93.20% 92.74% 93.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1439 1578 1054
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £215 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 228 203 258
Average hourly rate £16.00 £21.00 £22.67
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.80% -7.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.85% -

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

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 1 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Architect within the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +2 13 £438 -7.89%
Essex -1 9 £550 -8.33%
Suffolk +7 5 £450 - 2
Bedfordshire -2 4 £488 +21.87% 2
Cambridgeshire -2 2 £325 -23.52%
Technical Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 23 (31.94%) Java
2 22 (30.56%) Oracle
3 21 (29.17%) Linux
4 19 (26.39%) SQL Server
5 16 (22.22%) UNIX
5 16 (22.22%) SOA
6 14 (19.44%) Solaris
6 14 (19.44%) Web Services
6 14 (19.44%) UML
6 14 (19.44%) MySQL
7 12 (16.67%) VMware
7 12 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
8 11 (15.28%) .NET
8 11 (15.28%) Windows
8 11 (15.28%) Microsoft
9 9 (12.50%) J2EE
10 8 (11.11%) Middleware
10 8 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (11.11%) Git (software)
10 8 (11.11%) REST
10 8 (11.11%) MongoDB
10 8 (11.11%) Mentoring
11 7 (9.72%) Jenkins
11 7 (9.72%) SAP
11 7 (9.72%) AIX
11 7 (9.72%) Migration
12 6 (8.33%) TOGAF
12 6 (8.33%) JIRA
12 6 (8.33%) JSON
12 6 (8.33%) WebLogic

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 6 (8.33%) WebLogic
1 6 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.94%) WildFly
2 5 (6.94%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.78%) Drupal
3 2 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.39%) Alfresco
4 1 (1.39%) Mule
4 1 (1.39%) JBoss
4 1 (1.39%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.39%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (1.39%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.39%) Office 365
2 1 (1.39%) SaaS
2 1 (1.39%) PaaS
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.94%) Internet
2 3 (4.17%) SAN
3 2 (2.78%) Firewall
3 2 (2.78%) VPN
4 1 (1.39%) FTP
4 1 (1.39%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (26.39%) SQL Server
2 14 (19.44%) MySQL
3 8 (11.11%) MongoDB
4 5 (6.94%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (6.94%) Ingres
5 4 (5.56%) Oracle Database
6 3 (4.17%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.78%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.39%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.39%) Couchbase
8 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 7 (9.72%) Jenkins
3 6 (8.33%) JIRA
4 2 (2.78%) XMLSpy
5 1 (1.39%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.39%) Maven
General
1 5 (6.94%) Retail
2 2 (2.78%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.39%) Back Office
3 1 (1.39%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (19.44%) Web Services
2 11 (15.28%) .NET
3 9 (12.50%) J2EE
4 8 (11.11%) Middleware
4 8 (11.11%) REST
5 6 (8.33%) JSON
5 6 (8.33%) SOAP
5 6 (8.33%) JMS
6 5 (6.94%) RESTful
7 4 (5.56%) .NET Framework
8 3 (4.17%) HTML5
8 3 (4.17%) HTML
9 2 (2.78%) ActiveMQ
9 2 (2.78%) LAMP
9 2 (2.78%) Spring
9 2 (2.78%) jQuery
9 2 (2.78%) Application Packaging
9 2 (2.78%) Symfony
9 2 (2.78%) XML
9 2 (2.78%) Apache CXF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.33%) Open Source
2 5 (6.94%) Thin Client
2 5 (6.94%) Fat Client
3 4 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.56%) Clustering
4 3 (4.17%) Replication
5 2 (2.78%) PKI
5 2 (2.78%) FMCG
6 1 (1.39%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.39%) User Experience
6 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.39%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.39%) DataPower
6 1 (1.39%) GIS
6 1 (1.39%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.39%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 21 (29.17%) Linux
2 16 (22.22%) UNIX
3 14 (19.44%) Solaris
4 11 (15.28%) Windows
5 7 (9.72%) AIX
6 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.78%) VMS
7 2 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.78%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (1.39%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (22.22%) SOA
2 14 (19.44%) UML
3 12 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
4 8 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 7 (9.72%) Migration
6 6 (8.33%) TOGAF
6 6 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (6.94%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (6.94%) High Availability
7 5 (6.94%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (5.56%) E-Commerce
8 4 (5.56%) Line Management
9 3 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (4.17%) Content Management
9 3 (4.17%) Zachman Framework
10 2 (2.78%) Web Design
10 2 (2.78%) Identity Management
10 2 (2.78%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 23 (31.94%) Java
2 3 (4.17%) Perl
3 2 (2.78%) PHP
3 2 (2.78%) SQL
4 1 (1.39%) Scala
4 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.39%) C#
4 1 (1.39%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (4.17%) MCPD
2 2 (2.78%) Degree
3 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 8 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.17%) PowerHA
2 3 (4.17%) SRDF
2 3 (4.17%) Hyper-V
2 3 (4.17%) VMware ESX
3 2 (2.78%) vSphere
3 2 (2.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.78%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 22 (30.56%) Oracle
2 12 (16.67%) VMware
3 11 (15.28%) Microsoft
4 7 (9.72%) SAP
5 5 (6.94%) Citrix
5 5 (6.94%) Business Objects
6 4 (5.56%) IBM
7 3 (4.17%) Atlassian
7 3 (4.17%) NetApp
7 3 (4.17%) HP
7 3 (4.17%) EMC
7 3 (4.17%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.78%) Cisco
8 2 (2.78%) ForgeRock
8 2 (2.78%) MobileIron
9 1 (1.39%) Lotus
9 1 (1.39%) ESRI
9 1 (1.39%) Finjan
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