The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the East Sussex region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architect
Rank 32 21 37
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +16
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 6 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.94% 3.32% 1.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.02% 3.50% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 3
Average daily rate £425 £525 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £519 £432
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £585 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £471 £450
% change year-on-year
+6.10% +4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £26.98 -
% change year-on-year
+163.20% -
Job Titles Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
297 200 314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 95.81% 94.79% 97.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 101 166
Average daily rate £290 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 19 12
Average hourly rate £18.50 £21.00 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.90% -3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.09 £15.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £27.00 £25.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Technical Architect
South East

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Technical Architect in the job title across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Technical Architect
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Technical Architect across the East Sussex region.

Technical Architect Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Technical Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Architect across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Technical Architect Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

Technical Architect
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -8 4 £388 -38.00%
Hove - 2 £535 -
Technical Architect
South East

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) vSphere
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (42.86%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (42.86%) Web Development
3 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
3 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
3 3 (42.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (42.86%) MVC
3 3 (42.86%) VB6
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (42.86%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) Network Load Balancing
3 3 (42.86%) WCF
3 3 (42.86%) Load Testing
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (42.86%) VB
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) IIS
4 2 (28.57%) MS Office

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
2 3 (42.86%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (42.86%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
2 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (14.29%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
2 3 (42.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 3 (42.86%) WCF
3 2 (28.57%) COM+
3 2 (28.57%) K2 blackpearl
4 1 (14.29%) JSON
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Web Development
1 3 (42.86%) MVC
1 3 (42.86%) Requirements Analysis
1 3 (42.86%) Network Load Balancing
1 3 (42.86%) Load Testing
2 2 (28.57%) DSDM
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) VB6
1 3 (42.86%) VB
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Appcelerator
2 1 (14.29%) Kofax
2 1 (14.29%) EMC
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) NetApp