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 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architect
Rank 92 104 103
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 36 30 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.46% 1.08% 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.51% 1.14% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 17 18
Median daily rate £518 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.15% +2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £415 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £550 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £495
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
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 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
2377 2642 2756
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 96.08% 95.48% 93.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1338 1498 1530
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 177 233 230
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.25 £40.00 £37.50
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 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 31 May 2016.

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 31 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
Cambridgeshire +28 18 £450 -11.11% 1
Bedfordshire +5 8 £589 +15.15% 2
Hertfordshire +7 5 £475 +8.57% 1
Essex -10 5 £510 -7.27%
Technical Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 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 of England region featuring Technical Architect in the job title.

1 35 (44.30%) Microsoft
2 27 (34.18%) SOA
2 27 (34.18%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (31.65%) SOAP
4 18 (22.78%) C#
5 17 (21.52%) Migration
5 17 (21.52%) Technical Architecture
6 16 (20.25%) REST
6 16 (20.25%) Microservices
6 16 (20.25%) .NET
6 16 (20.25%) SAP
6 16 (20.25%) MS Excel
6 16 (20.25%) E-Commerce
7 15 (18.99%) Data Modelling
7 15 (18.99%) Web Services
7 15 (18.99%) Middleware
8 14 (17.72%) Software Engineering
9 13 (16.46%) Salesforce.com
9 13 (16.46%) Performance Tuning
10 12 (15.19%) Mentoring
10 12 (15.19%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (15.19%) Reverse Engineering
10 12 (15.19%) Red Hat
10 12 (15.19%) VMware
11 11 (13.92%) Oracle
11 11 (13.92%) Java
11 11 (13.92%) SDLC
12 10 (12.66%) Enterprise Software
12 10 (12.66%) Force.com
12 10 (12.66%) Waterfall

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 10 (12.66%) JBoss
2 7 (8.86%) CMS
3 5 (6.33%) Confluence
3 5 (6.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.53%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.53%) Mule
4 2 (2.53%) SAS
4 2 (2.53%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.27%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (1.27%) IBM Domino
5 1 (1.27%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (20.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (10.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.53%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.66%) Force.com
2 8 (10.13%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (8.86%) Heroku
4 4 (5.06%) SaaS
5 3 (3.80%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (1.27%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.06%) 3G
1 4 (5.06%) 4G
1 4 (5.06%) LTE
1 4 (5.06%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (2.53%) HTTP
2 2 (2.53%) HTTPS
2 2 (2.53%) Intranet
2 2 (2.53%) iSCSI
2 2 (2.53%) SAN
2 2 (2.53%) WLAN
3 1 (1.27%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (1.27%) Firewall
3 1 (1.27%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.27%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.27%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.13%) Oracle Database
1 8 (10.13%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (8.86%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (8.86%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.53%) Data Mart
4 1 (1.27%) Electronic Patient Records
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 6 (7.59%) JIRA
2 1 (1.27%) Ant
2 1 (1.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.27%) Bitbucket
2 1 (1.27%) FishEye
2 1 (1.27%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.27%) Gradle
2 1 (1.27%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.27%) Maven
2 1 (1.27%) SonarQube
2 1 (1.27%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 7 (8.86%) Finance
2 4 (5.06%) Banking
2 4 (5.06%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.80%) Retail
4 2 (2.53%) Legal
5 1 (1.27%) Billing
5 1 (1.27%) Electronics
5 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.27%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (31.65%) SOAP
2 16 (20.25%) .NET
2 16 (20.25%) REST
3 15 (18.99%) Middleware
3 15 (18.99%) Web Services
4 9 (11.39%) RESTful
4 9 (11.39%) Visualforce
4 9 (11.39%) WCF
5 8 (10.13%) ASP.NET Web API
5 8 (10.13%) COM
6 3 (3.80%) MSMQ
7 2 (2.53%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.53%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (2.53%) Spring
7 2 (2.53%) XML
8 1 (1.27%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.19%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (12.66%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (11.39%) Hybrid Cloud
4 8 (10.13%) Mainframe
5 7 (8.86%) Mobile App
6 5 (6.33%) Data Centre
6 5 (6.33%) Data Structures
7 3 (3.80%) Data Integration
7 3 (3.80%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.27%) iSeries
8 1 (1.27%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.66%) Windows
2 7 (8.86%) Android
2 7 (8.86%) Apple iOS
3 6 (7.59%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.80%) Unix
4 3 (3.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.53%) Linux
5 2 (2.53%) Solaris
6 1 (1.27%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.27%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (34.18%) Agile Software Development
1 27 (34.18%) SOA
2 17 (21.52%) Migration
2 17 (21.52%) Technical Architecture
3 16 (20.25%) E-Commerce
3 16 (20.25%) Microservices
4 15 (18.99%) Data Modelling
5 14 (17.72%) Software Engineering
6 13 (16.46%) Performance Tuning
7 12 (15.19%) Mentoring
7 12 (15.19%) Reverse Engineering
8 11 (13.92%) SDLC
9 10 (12.66%) CRM
9 10 (12.66%) Waterfall
10 9 (11.39%) Low Latency
11 8 (10.13%) ERP
11 8 (10.13%) ETL
12 7 (8.86%) Automated Testing
12 7 (8.86%) Enterprise Architecture
12 7 (8.86%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 18 (22.78%) C#
2 11 (13.92%) Java
3 9 (11.39%) Apex Code
4 8 (10.13%) SOQL
5 4 (5.06%) SQL
6 2 (2.53%) C++
6 2 (2.53%) VB
6 2 (2.53%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (5.06%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.53%) Degree
2 2 (2.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.27%) MCSE
3 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.27%) COBIT
1 1 (1.27%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 8 (10.13%) Active Directory
1 8 (10.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.53%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.27%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (8.86%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (2.53%) SCCM
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (1.27%) SCOM
3 1 (1.27%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 35 (44.30%) Microsoft
2 16 (20.25%) SAP
3 13 (16.46%) Salesforce.com
4 12 (15.19%) Red Hat
4 12 (15.19%) VMware
5 11 (13.92%) Oracle
6 9 (11.39%) Cisco
6 9 (11.39%) HP
7 8 (10.13%) Siebel
8 5 (6.33%) CheckPoint
9 4 (5.06%) Aruba
9 4 (5.06%) Atlassian
9 4 (5.06%) Meraki
10 3 (3.80%) Apigee
10 3 (3.80%) Mashery
11 2 (2.53%) hybris
11 2 (2.53%) IBM
11 2 (2.53%) SunGard
12 1 (1.27%) Dell
12 1 (1.27%) NetApp
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