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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architect
Rank 102 101 105
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 22 31 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.96% 1.19% 1.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 1.25% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 21 21
Median daily rate £550 £575 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% +19.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £475 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £625 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £32.73 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.73 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +0.70%
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
2171 2476 2735
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.22% 94.79% 95.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1252 1437 1750
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £215 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 173 265 185
Median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.75 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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
Suffolk +3 7 £550 +15.78%
Essex +9 5 £550 +12.82% 2
Hertfordshire -6 5 £538 -13.82%
Bedfordshire -9 4 £425 -26.88%
Norfolk - 1 £650 -
Technical Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 18 (36.73%) VMware
2 16 (32.65%) Active Directory
3 14 (28.57%) Cisco
3 14 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 13 (26.53%) Data Centre
4 13 (26.53%) Finance
5 11 (22.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (22.45%) WAN
5 11 (22.45%) Citrix
5 11 (22.45%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (20.41%) Windows
7 9 (18.37%) Oracle
7 9 (18.37%) HP
7 9 (18.37%) MPLS
7 9 (18.37%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (18.37%) PCI DSS
7 9 (18.37%) 3PAR
7 9 (18.37%) NetScaler
8 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (16.33%) vSphere
8 8 (16.33%) Hyper-V
9 7 (14.29%) Migration
9 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (14.29%) Java
9 7 (14.29%) MCSE
9 7 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (12.24%) DevOps
10 6 (12.24%) Windows Server
10 6 (12.24%) Converged Infrastructure
10 6 (12.24%) XenApp

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 1 (2.04%) Apache
1 1 (2.04%) Apache Pig
1 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (6.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (6.12%) Office 365
2 2 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.04%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.04%) CloudFront
3 1 (2.04%) IaaS
3 1 (2.04%) PaaS
3 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.45%) WAN
2 9 (18.37%) MPLS
2 9 (18.37%) NetScaler
3 7 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (10.20%) Firewall
4 5 (10.20%) TCP/IP
5 4 (8.16%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (8.16%) EIGRP
5 4 (8.16%) iSCSI
5 4 (8.16%) SAN
5 4 (8.16%) VLAN
5 4 (8.16%) Wireless
6 3 (6.12%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (6.12%) HSRP
6 3 (6.12%) VPN
7 1 (2.04%) HTTP
7 1 (2.04%) IPsec
7 1 (2.04%) LDAP
7 1 (2.04%) OSPF
7 1 (2.04%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.20%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.12%) Big Data
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (2.04%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.04%) MySQL
4 1 (2.04%) Neo4j
4 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.04%) Subversion
1 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (26.53%) Finance
2 6 (12.24%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.12%) Electronics
3 3 (6.12%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.12%) Marketing
4 1 (2.04%) Legal
4 1 (2.04%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) Java EE
1 3 (6.12%) JSON
1 3 (6.12%) Middleware
1 3 (6.12%) Play Framework
1 3 (6.12%) RESTful
1 3 (6.12%) Ruby on Rails
1 3 (6.12%) Swagger
1 3 (6.12%) Web Services
1 3 (6.12%) XSLT
2 2 (4.08%) .NET
3 1 (2.04%) Ajax
3 1 (2.04%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.04%) Apache Camel
3 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (2.04%) J2EE
3 1 (2.04%) jQuery
3 1 (2.04%) OSGi
3 1 (2.04%) Spring
3 1 (2.04%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (26.53%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.12%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.08%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.04%) BYOD
4 1 (2.04%) Clustering
4 1 (2.04%) DataPower
4 1 (2.04%) FMCG
4 1 (2.04%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.41%) Windows
2 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (12.24%) Solaris
3 6 (12.24%) Windows Server
3 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (8.16%) Linux
6 1 (2.04%) MVS
6 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.45%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (18.37%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (14.29%) Migration
4 6 (12.24%) Converged Infrastructure
4 6 (12.24%) DevOps
4 6 (12.24%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (12.24%) ITIL
5 5 (10.20%) Mentoring
5 5 (10.20%) Open Source
5 5 (10.20%) SOA
5 5 (10.20%) TDD
6 4 (8.16%) Configuration Management
6 4 (8.16%) Release Management
6 4 (8.16%) Scrum
7 3 (6.12%) API Design
7 3 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (6.12%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (6.12%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (6.12%) Programme Management
7 3 (6.12%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.29%) Java
2 3 (6.12%) Ruby
2 3 (6.12%) SQL
2 3 (6.12%) XPath
3 2 (4.08%) C
4 1 (2.04%) C#
4 1 (2.04%) Delphi
4 1 (2.04%) Groovy
4 1 (2.04%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (14.29%) MCSE
1 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (12.24%) MCITP
3 5 (10.20%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (8.16%) CCIE
4 4 (8.16%) Security Cleared
5 3 (6.12%) CCDE
5 3 (6.12%) SC Cleared
5 3 (6.12%) VCAP
5 3 (6.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.37%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.04%) FISMA
3 1 (2.04%) HIPAA
3 1 (2.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (32.65%) Active Directory
2 11 (22.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (16.33%) Hyper-V
3 8 (16.33%) vSphere
4 6 (12.24%) XenApp
5 3 (6.12%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (4.08%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (10.20%) Puppet
2 3 (6.12%) FortiGate
2 3 (6.12%) NetBackup
2 3 (6.12%) SCCM
2 3 (6.12%) Simpana
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (2.04%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 18 (36.73%) VMware
2 14 (28.57%) Cisco
2 14 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 11 (22.45%) Citrix
4 9 (18.37%) 3PAR
4 9 (18.37%) HP
4 9 (18.37%) Oracle
5 5 (10.20%) SAP
6 3 (6.12%) Brocade
6 3 (6.12%) CommVault
6 3 (6.12%) EMC
6 3 (6.12%) Fortinet
6 3 (6.12%) Meru Networks
6 3 (6.12%) NetApp
6 3 (6.12%) Veeam
7 2 (4.08%) Palo Alto
8 1 (2.04%) Aruba
8 1 (2.04%) Borland
8 1 (2.04%) F5
8 1 (2.04%) Sitecore
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