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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architect
Rank 101 118 101
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 42 29 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.34% 0.92% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.43% 0.99% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 19 11
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£501 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.36% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £420 £413
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £555 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £41.58 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £71.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- +158.18%
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
2935 2944 2267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 93.98% 93.55% 94.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1743 1760 1125
Average daily rate £380 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 248 229 213
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.36 £38.80 £45.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.24 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.41% -

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 2 September 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 2 September 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
Bedfordshire +25 14 £575 +27.77% 1
Essex -10 11 £385 -14.44%
Cambridgeshire +5 9 £500 +5.26%
Suffolk +10 5 £500 -11.11% 2
Hertfordshire +2 3 £588 +23.68% 3
Technical Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 29 (40.85%) SOA
2 22 (30.99%) .NET
3 18 (25.35%) SOAP
3 18 (25.35%) REST
4 17 (23.94%) SQL Server
5 16 (22.54%) Microsoft
6 15 (21.13%) Middleware
6 15 (21.13%) Java
6 15 (21.13%) UML
7 14 (19.72%) C#
7 14 (19.72%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (18.31%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (18.31%) TDD
9 11 (15.49%) Enterprise Architecture
9 11 (15.49%) J2EE
9 11 (15.49%) Jenkins
9 11 (15.49%) WSO2
10 10 (14.08%) MS Excel
10 10 (14.08%) TOGAF
11 9 (12.68%) Software Engineering
11 9 (12.68%) UNIX
11 9 (12.68%) Linux
11 9 (12.68%) WCF
11 9 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (11.27%) Hybrid Cloud
12 8 (11.27%) Coaching
12 8 (11.27%) Low Latency
12 8 (11.27%) Reverse Engineering
12 8 (11.27%) Active Directory
12 8 (11.27%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (8.45%) BizTalk Server
1 6 (8.45%) Mule
2 3 (4.23%) Confluence
2 3 (4.23%) Apache ServiceMix
3 2 (2.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (2.82%) CMS
3 2 (2.82%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.41%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.41%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.41%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.41%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.41%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.41%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.41%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.41%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 10 (14.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Maximo
1 1 (1.41%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.41%) SaaS
2 1 (1.41%) PaaS
2 1 (1.41%) Rackspace Cloud
2 1 (1.41%) Office 365
2 1 (1.41%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.23%) Unified Communications
2 2 (2.82%) NAS
2 2 (2.82%) Firewall
3 1 (1.41%) Wireless
3 1 (1.41%) VLAN
3 1 (1.41%) Network Security
3 1 (1.41%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.41%) FTP
3 1 (1.41%) HTTP
3 1 (1.41%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.41%) SSL
3 1 (1.41%) SAN
3 1 (1.41%) Internet
3 1 (1.41%) BGP
3 1 (1.41%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (23.94%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.63%) NoSQL
2 4 (5.63%) MySQL
3 2 (2.82%) SAP HANA
3 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.82%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.82%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.41%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (15.49%) Jenkins
2 7 (9.86%) Subversion
2 7 (9.86%) JIRA
2 7 (9.86%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (7.04%) Finance
1 5 (7.04%) Retail
2 3 (4.23%) Legal
3 2 (2.82%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.82%) Automotive
4 1 (1.41%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.41%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (30.99%) .NET
2 18 (25.35%) SOAP
2 18 (25.35%) REST
3 15 (21.13%) Middleware
4 11 (15.49%) J2EE
5 9 (12.68%) WCF
6 8 (11.27%) Web Services
7 7 (9.86%) .NET Framework
7 7 (9.86%) RESTful
8 5 (7.04%) XML
8 5 (7.04%) MSMQ
8 5 (7.04%) Apache CXF
9 4 (5.63%) ActiveMQ
9 4 (5.63%) jQuery
9 4 (5.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (4.23%) Apache Camel
10 3 (4.23%) JSON
10 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET
11 2 (2.82%) CSS
11 2 (2.82%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.27%) Hybrid Cloud
3 7 (9.86%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.82%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.82%) User Experience
5 1 (1.41%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.41%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.41%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.41%) GIS
5 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.41%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.68%) UNIX
1 9 (12.68%) Linux
2 8 (11.27%) Windows
3 7 (9.86%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.41%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.41%) AIX
4 1 (1.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (40.85%) SOA
2 15 (21.13%) UML
3 14 (19.72%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (18.31%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (18.31%) TDD
5 11 (15.49%) Enterprise Architecture
6 10 (14.08%) TOGAF
7 9 (12.68%) Software Engineering
8 8 (11.27%) Scrum
8 8 (11.27%) CRM
8 8 (11.27%) Reverse Engineering
8 8 (11.27%) Low Latency
8 8 (11.27%) Coaching
9 7 (9.86%) Kanban
9 7 (9.86%) Technical Architecture
10 6 (8.45%) Microservices
11 5 (7.04%) Open Source
11 5 (7.04%) DevOps
11 5 (7.04%) AOP
11 5 (7.04%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 15 (21.13%) Java
2 14 (19.72%) C#
3 4 (5.63%) SQL
4 2 (2.82%) ABAP
4 2 (2.82%) C++
5 1 (1.41%) Ruby
5 1 (1.41%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.23%) MCPD
3 2 (2.82%) Degree
3 2 (2.82%) SAP Certification
4 1 (1.41%) MCSE
4 1 (1.41%) CCA
4 1 (1.41%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 8 (11.27%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.63%) Docker
2 4 (5.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.23%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.82%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (1.41%) XenApp
5 1 (1.41%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (9.86%) Puppet
1 7 (9.86%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (5.63%) OpenAM
3 1 (1.41%) SCCM
3 1 (1.41%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (22.54%) Microsoft
2 11 (15.49%) WSO2
3 6 (8.45%) Citrix
3 6 (8.45%) VMware
4 5 (7.04%) Red Hat
4 5 (7.04%) Oracle
5 4 (5.63%) Cisco
5 4 (5.63%) IBM
5 4 (5.63%) HP
5 4 (5.63%) NetApp
5 4 (5.63%) ForgeRock
6 3 (4.23%) F5
6 3 (4.23%) TIBCO
6 3 (4.23%) Atlassian
7 2 (2.82%) EMC
7 2 (2.82%) Adobe
7 2 (2.82%) SAP
8 1 (1.41%) Sitecore
8 1 (1.41%) hybris
8 1 (1.41%) Google
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