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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architect
Rank 127 102 127
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +25
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 23 19 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.72% 0.78% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.83% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 8
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£475 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £411 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £550 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.78 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £27.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+158.18% +1.85%
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
2972 2284 2902
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 93.40% 94.07% 94.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1775 1159 1449
Average daily rate £375 £360 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 230 211 347
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.92 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 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
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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
Essex +3 13 £488 -11.36% 3
Hertfordshire -12 7 £463 -2.63% 1
Bedfordshire -16 2 £463 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 1 £475 - 2
Suffolk - - - - 1
Technical Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 28 (43.08%) Technical Architecture
2 20 (30.77%) Finance
3 16 (24.62%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (23.08%) Oracle
5 14 (21.54%) SQL Server
6 13 (20.00%) .NET
7 12 (18.46%) WebLogic
7 12 (18.46%) UNIX
7 12 (18.46%) Solaris
8 11 (16.92%) XML
8 11 (16.92%) Java
8 11 (16.92%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (16.92%) Enterprise Architecture
9 10 (15.38%) TOGAF
9 10 (15.38%) Web Services
10 9 (13.85%) J2EE
11 8 (12.31%) ASP.NET
11 8 (12.31%) SOA
11 8 (12.31%) IBM
11 8 (12.31%) Red Hat
11 8 (12.31%) Subversion
12 7 (10.77%) Oracle Service Bus
12 7 (10.77%) Waterfall
12 7 (10.77%) Open Source
12 7 (10.77%) Oracle ODI
12 7 (10.77%) Resource Management
12 7 (10.77%) Microsoft
12 7 (10.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 7 (10.77%) Tivoli
12 7 (10.77%) Data Security

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 12 (18.46%) WebLogic
2 7 (10.77%) Oracle Service Bus
3 6 (9.23%) WebSphere
4 4 (6.15%) Tomcat
5 3 (4.62%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.62%) IIS
6 2 (3.08%) Apache
6 2 (3.08%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (3.08%) Node.js
6 2 (3.08%) Drupal
7 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.54%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.54%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) SPSS
1 1 (1.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.15%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.62%) SAN
2 2 (3.08%) Firewall
3 1 (1.54%) 4G
3 1 (1.54%) NAS
3 1 (1.54%) 2G
3 1 (1.54%) 3G
3 1 (1.54%) Intranet
3 1 (1.54%) Internet
3 1 (1.54%) 3GPP
3 1 (1.54%) DHCP
3 1 (1.54%) Kerberos
3 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.54%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.54%) SQL Server
2 11 (16.92%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (10.77%) Oracle ODI
4 5 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (6.15%) MySQL
5 4 (6.15%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.08%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (3.08%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.08%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.08%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 8 (12.31%) Subversion
2 6 (9.23%) Visual Studio
3 4 (6.15%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.54%) Maven
4 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.54%) Ant
4 1 (1.54%) JUnit
General
1 20 (30.77%) Finance
2 5 (7.69%) Local Government
3 2 (3.08%) Advertising
3 2 (3.08%) Retail
4 1 (1.54%) Legal
4 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.54%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.00%) .NET
2 11 (16.92%) XML
3 10 (15.38%) Web Services
4 9 (13.85%) J2EE
5 8 (12.31%) ASP.NET
6 7 (10.77%) WSDL
7 6 (9.23%) HTML
7 6 (9.23%) XSLT
7 6 (9.23%) WCF
8 4 (6.15%) XSD
8 4 (6.15%) J2SE
9 3 (4.62%) RESTful
9 3 (4.62%) CGI
9 3 (4.62%) XML Schema
10 2 (3.08%) SOAP
10 2 (3.08%) Akka
10 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (3.08%) AngularJS
11 1 (1.54%) Java EE
11 1 (1.54%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.77%) Open Source
2 6 (9.23%) N-Tier
3 5 (7.69%) Taxonomies
3 5 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (7.69%) Clustering
3 5 (7.69%) NHS
4 4 (6.15%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.62%) Reference Data
5 3 (4.62%) Data Integration
6 2 (3.08%) W3C
7 1 (1.54%) Statistics
7 1 (1.54%) PKI
7 1 (1.54%) RMADS
7 1 (1.54%) CESG
7 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (18.46%) UNIX
1 12 (18.46%) Solaris
2 5 (7.69%) Linux
2 5 (7.69%) Windows
3 4 (6.15%) Oracle Linux
4 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.54%) AIX
6 1 (1.54%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (43.08%) Technical Architecture
2 16 (24.62%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (16.92%) Enterprise Architecture
4 10 (15.38%) TOGAF
5 8 (12.31%) SOA
6 7 (10.77%) Waterfall
6 7 (10.77%) Resource Management
6 7 (10.77%) Data Security
7 6 (9.23%) ITIL
7 6 (9.23%) OO
7 6 (9.23%) B2C
7 6 (9.23%) E-Commerce
7 6 (9.23%) UML
7 6 (9.23%) Scrum
7 6 (9.23%) Multithreading
7 6 (9.23%) Business Analysis
8 5 (7.69%) Matrix Management
8 5 (7.69%) Load Balancing
8 5 (7.69%) Configuration Management
9 4 (6.15%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.92%) Java
2 7 (10.77%) C#
3 5 (7.69%) SQL
4 4 (6.15%) Python
5 3 (4.62%) Perl
6 2 (3.08%) PHP
6 2 (3.08%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (7.69%) Degree
2 3 (4.62%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.08%) MCSE
3 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.08%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.54%) MCITP
4 1 (1.54%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.54%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (1.54%) MBA
4 1 (1.54%) CCA
4 1 (1.54%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.54%) CISSP
4 1 (1.54%) MCSA
System Software
1 4 (6.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.62%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.54%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (1.54%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.54%) XenApp
3 1 (1.54%) XenServer
3 1 (1.54%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (1.54%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (10.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 7 (10.77%) Tivoli
2 3 (4.62%) SCOM
3 1 (1.54%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (1.54%) SCCM
3 1 (1.54%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (23.08%) Oracle
2 8 (12.31%) IBM
2 8 (12.31%) Red Hat
3 7 (10.77%) Microsoft
3 7 (10.77%) Teradata
4 5 (7.69%) AccuRev
4 5 (7.69%) VMware
4 5 (7.69%) Sybase
5 4 (6.15%) Sun
6 3 (4.62%) Atlassian
6 3 (4.62%) HP
7 2 (3.08%) CommVault
7 2 (3.08%) Juniper
7 2 (3.08%) Cisco
7 2 (3.08%) NetApp
7 2 (3.08%) Splunk
7 2 (3.08%) Tripwire
7 2 (3.08%) Lagan
8 1 (1.54%) Symantec
8 1 (1.54%) Veritas
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