The table below looks at the statistics for Technical Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Architecture
England / East of England
Rank 91 93 94
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 32 33 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.49% 1.41% 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.87% 1.81% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 20 23
Median daily rate £425 £625 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.00% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £468 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £481 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
-3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £51.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £46.50 £19.38
% change year-on-year
- +139.93%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1714 1828 1972
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 79.87% 77.95% 76.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1006 1093 1208
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 174 135
Median hourly rate £37.02 £40.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.45% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £16.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £55.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing Technical Architecture as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Technical Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Technical Architecture
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 Architecture across the East of England region.

Technical Architecture Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Technical Architecture
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the East of England region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Technical Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Technical Architecture
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 Architecture across the East of England region.

Technical Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Technical Architecture
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 Architecture within the East of England region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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
Essex +4 13 £350 -22.22%
Bedfordshire +1 9 £500 -20.00%
Hertfordshire -1 9 £500 -20.00%
Cambridgeshire - 1 £525 -
Technical Architecture
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Technical Architecture also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Technical Architecture.

1 24 (51.06%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (48.94%) SOA
3 21 (44.68%) Java
4 20 (42.55%) J2EE
5 19 (40.43%) OO
6 17 (36.17%) Open Source
7 16 (34.04%) .NET
7 16 (34.04%) TOGAF
7 16 (34.04%) Legal
7 16 (34.04%) Enterprise Architecture
7 16 (34.04%) Marketing
8 15 (31.91%) Digital Marketing
8 15 (31.91%) Zachman Framework
8 15 (31.91%) SMS
8 15 (31.91%) Social Media
8 15 (31.91%) Analytics
8 15 (31.91%) Big Data
8 15 (31.91%) Virtual Team
9 14 (29.79%) Adobe Campaign
9 14 (29.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 14 (29.79%) Adobe
10 13 (27.66%) Data Analytics
10 13 (27.66%) Big Data Analytics
11 8 (17.02%) Finance
11 8 (17.02%) Oracle
12 6 (12.77%) WebLogic
12 6 (12.77%) Web Services
12 6 (12.77%) Information Security
12 6 (12.77%) Oracle Database
13 5 (10.64%) ITSM

Technical Architecture
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 14 (29.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 6 (12.77%) WebLogic
3 3 (6.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.13%) CMS
4 1 (2.13%) JBoss
4 1 (2.13%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.13%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) MS Office
2 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 14 (29.79%) Adobe Campaign
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (4.26%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (2.13%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.13%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (2.13%) GitHub
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.13%) Office 365
2 1 (2.13%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 15 (31.91%) SMS
2 4 (8.51%) Internet
3 3 (6.38%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (6.38%) DHCP
3 3 (6.38%) Firewall
4 2 (4.26%) DNS
4 2 (4.26%) Network Security
5 1 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (31.91%) Big Data
2 6 (12.77%) Oracle Database
3 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.13%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (6.38%) Toad
2 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (34.04%) Legal
1 16 (34.04%) Marketing
2 8 (17.02%) Finance
3 4 (8.51%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.26%) Automotive
5 1 (2.13%) Back Office
5 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (76.60%) Architect
2 21 (44.68%) Solutions Architect
3 15 (31.91%) Digital Architect
3 15 (31.91%) Digital Marketing Architect
4 10 (21.28%) Digital Solutions Architect
4 10 (21.28%) IT Architect
5 5 (10.64%) Security Architect
6 4 (8.51%) AWS Architect
6 4 (8.51%) Consultant
6 4 (8.51%) Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Applications Architect
7 3 (6.38%) Information Architect
7 3 (6.38%) Information Security Architect
7 3 (6.38%) Java Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Middleware Architect
7 3 (6.38%) Oracle Architect
7 3 (6.38%) Oracle Middleware Architect
7 3 (6.38%) Technical Architect
8 2 (4.26%) Security Consultant
8 2 (4.26%) Security Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (42.55%) J2EE
2 16 (34.04%) .NET
3 6 (12.77%) Web Services
4 4 (8.51%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (6.38%) HTML
5 3 (6.38%) JSF
5 3 (6.38%) Middleware
5 3 (6.38%) SOAP
5 3 (6.38%) Spring
5 3 (6.38%) XSLT
6 1 (2.13%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (2.13%) Ajax
6 1 (2.13%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.13%) Apache Camel
6 1 (2.13%) Apache CXF
6 1 (2.13%) JSON
6 1 (2.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (31.91%) Social Media
1 15 (31.91%) Virtual Team
2 4 (8.51%) iPad
3 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.38%) Clustering
3 3 (6.38%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.38%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.13%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.13%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (2.13%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.13%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.26%) Linux
1 2 (4.26%) Unix
1 2 (4.26%) Windows
2 1 (2.13%) MVS
2 1 (2.13%) Solaris
2 1 (2.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (51.06%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (48.94%) SOA
3 19 (40.43%) OO
4 17 (36.17%) Open Source
5 16 (34.04%) Enterprise Architecture
5 16 (34.04%) TOGAF
6 15 (31.91%) Analytics
6 15 (31.91%) Digital Marketing
6 15 (31.91%) Zachman Framework
7 13 (27.66%) Big Data Analytics
7 13 (27.66%) Data Analytics
8 6 (12.77%) Information Security
9 5 (10.64%) B2C
9 5 (10.64%) E-Commerce
9 5 (10.64%) ITSM
10 4 (8.51%) BPR
10 4 (8.51%) Network Architecture
10 4 (8.51%) OOA/OOD
10 4 (8.51%) Service Management
10 4 (8.51%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 21 (44.68%) Java
2 4 (8.51%) JavaScript
2 4 (8.51%) PL/SQL
2 4 (8.51%) SQL
3 3 (6.38%) C
4 1 (2.13%) C#
4 1 (2.13%) C++
4 1 (2.13%) Perl
4 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.13%) Python
4 1 (2.13%) Ruby
4 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) CCNP
2 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.13%) MCSE
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (8.51%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.13%) Snort
3 1 (2.13%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Ansible
1 1 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.13%) Packer
1 1 (2.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (29.79%) Adobe
2 8 (17.02%) Oracle
3 5 (10.64%) Cisco
4 3 (6.38%) Sourcefire
5 2 (4.26%) CheckPoint
5 2 (4.26%) Juniper
5 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.13%) Computacenter
6 1 (2.13%) hybris
6 1 (2.13%) IBM
6 1 (2.13%) SAP
6 1 (2.13%) Sitecore
6 1 (2.13%) Splunk
6 1 (2.13%) Teradata