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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architecture
Rank 94 107 114
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +7
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 34 21 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.33% 0.92% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.78% 1.31% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 11 7
Average daily rate
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£500 £450 £495
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £420 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £610 £554
UK excluding London average daily rate £493 £525 £425
% change year-on-year
-6.19% +23.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £42.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £44.00 -
Technical Architecture
England

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
1912 1608 1621
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 74.75% 70.50% 67.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1176 884 898
Average daily rate £413 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 146 122
Average hourly rate £22.50 £32.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £13.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £41.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Technical Architecture across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Architecture within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
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Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire - 11 £550 -
Norfolk - 7 £475 - 1
Hertfordshire - 6 £465 - 1
Suffolk - 5 £450 -
Cambridgeshire -9 4 - -
Essex - - - - 2
Technical Architecture
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Technical Architecture also 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 that cited Technical Architecture.

1 26 (37.68%) SOA
2 24 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (27.54%) E-Commerce
4 14 (20.29%) Finance
4 14 (20.29%) .NET
5 11 (15.94%) Enterprise Architecture
5 11 (15.94%) Oracle
5 11 (15.94%) Microsoft
6 10 (14.49%) Web Services
7 9 (13.04%) Retail
8 8 (11.59%) ITIL
9 7 (10.14%) Linux
9 7 (10.14%) SQL Server
9 7 (10.14%) Java
9 7 (10.14%) CRM
9 7 (10.14%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (8.70%) CMS
10 6 (8.70%) SQL
10 6 (8.70%) Configuration Management
10 6 (8.70%) Analytics
11 5 (7.25%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (7.25%) Sitecore CMS
11 5 (7.25%) Sitecore
11 5 (7.25%) NHS
11 5 (7.25%) T-SQL
11 5 (7.25%) C#
11 5 (7.25%) RAD
11 5 (7.25%) RUP
11 5 (7.25%) Replication
11 5 (7.25%) Legal

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Technical Architecture also 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 that cited Technical Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (8.70%) CMS
2 5 (7.25%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (5.80%) WebLogic
3 4 (5.80%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.45%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.45%) NetWeaver
4 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (5.80%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.45%) SAP R/3
2 1 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.45%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.45%) IaaS
1 1 (1.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.35%) Unified Communications
1 3 (4.35%) Network Security
2 2 (2.90%) Firewall
2 2 (2.90%) LAN
2 2 (2.90%) PBX
2 2 (2.90%) VoIP
2 2 (2.90%) WAN
2 2 (2.90%) VPN
2 2 (2.90%) QSIG
2 2 (2.90%) DPNSS
2 2 (2.90%) Intranet
3 1 (1.45%) SAN
3 1 (1.45%) Internet
3 1 (1.45%) Extranet
3 1 (1.45%) MPLS
3 1 (1.45%) OSPF
3 1 (1.45%) BGP
3 1 (1.45%) H.323
3 1 (1.45%) IPv4
3 1 (1.45%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.14%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.45%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.45%) MySQL
General
1 14 (20.29%) Finance
2 9 (13.04%) Retail
3 5 (7.25%) Legal
4 4 (5.80%) Local Government
5 3 (4.35%) Billing
6 2 (2.90%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 51 (73.91%) Architect
2 27 (39.13%) Solutions Architect
3 15 (21.74%) Technical Architect
4 12 (17.39%) Designer
5 7 (10.14%) Infrastructure Architect
5 7 (10.14%) Solutions Designer
6 6 (8.70%) Web Architect
7 4 (5.80%) Database Developer
7 4 (5.80%) Developer
7 4 (5.80%) Enterprise Architect
7 4 (5.80%) Technical Design Architect
7 4 (5.80%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (4.35%) Delivery Manager
8 3 (4.35%) Lead Designer
9 2 (2.90%) Consultant
9 2 (2.90%) Infrastructure Designer
9 2 (2.90%) Applications Architect
9 2 (2.90%) Security Architect
9 2 (2.90%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 2 (2.90%) Storage Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.29%) .NET
2 10 (14.49%) Web Services
3 3 (4.35%) J2EE
4 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.45%) EJB
4 1 (1.45%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.25%) NHS
1 5 (7.25%) Replication
2 4 (5.80%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.80%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.90%) IVR
3 2 (2.90%) Open Source
4 1 (1.45%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.45%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.45%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.45%) Tandem
4 1 (1.45%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.14%) Linux
2 4 (5.80%) Solaris
3 3 (4.35%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (1.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (37.68%) SOA
2 24 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (27.54%) E-Commerce
4 11 (15.94%) Enterprise Architecture
5 8 (11.59%) ITIL
6 7 (10.14%) CRM
6 7 (10.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (8.70%) Configuration Management
7 6 (8.70%) Analytics
8 5 (7.25%) RAD
8 5 (7.25%) RUP
9 4 (5.80%) Product Management
10 3 (4.35%) Security Architecture
10 3 (4.35%) Network Architecture
10 3 (4.35%) Database Security
10 3 (4.35%) SABSA
10 3 (4.35%) Network Management
10 3 (4.35%) Resource Management
10 3 (4.35%) Project Management
10 3 (4.35%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.14%) Java
2 6 (8.70%) SQL
3 5 (7.25%) T-SQL
3 5 (7.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (5.80%) SC Cleared
1 4 (5.80%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.35%) DV Cleared
2 3 (4.35%) ISSAP
3 2 (2.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (2.90%) MCTS
3 2 (2.90%) MCITP
3 2 (2.90%) MCSE
3 2 (2.90%) CISSP
3 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.90%) VCAP
3 2 (2.90%) NCDA
3 2 (2.90%) NCIE
4 1 (1.45%) PMP
4 1 (1.45%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.45%) ISEB
4 1 (1.45%) CCNP
4 1 (1.45%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.80%) PCI DSS
2 3 (4.35%) COBIT
3 1 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.90%) SCOM
2 1 (1.45%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 11 (15.94%) Oracle
1 11 (15.94%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.25%) Sitecore
3 4 (5.80%) SAP
4 3 (4.35%) AccuRev
4 3 (4.35%) HP
4 3 (4.35%) Lagan
4 3 (4.35%) NetApp
4 3 (4.35%) VMware
5 2 (2.90%) Teradata
5 2 (2.90%) Cisco
5 2 (2.90%) Avaya
5 2 (2.90%) Juniper
6 1 (1.45%) hybris
6 1 (1.45%) Tandberg
6 1 (1.45%) Unica
6 1 (1.45%) BMC
6 1 (1.45%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.45%) IBM
6 1 (1.45%) EMC
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