The table below looks at the statistics for Technical Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architecture
Rank 282 270 330
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +60
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 404 418 287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.83% 0.82% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 1.03% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 238 171
Median daily rate £531 £475 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% +1.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £714 £600 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £480 £475 £453
% change year-on-year
+1.05% +4.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £58.75 - £41.58
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £41.58
Technical Architecture
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40127 40445 38431
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.41% 79.69% 78.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 26982 26553 24574
Median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 916 1082 1132
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £50.00 £46.23
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 England

Technical Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Technical Architecture Daily Rate Trend in England

Technical Architecture
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Technical Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in England

Technical Architecture
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Technical Architecture across the England region.

Technical Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in England

Technical Architecture
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Technical Architecture Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Technical Architecture
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
London +41 219 £575 +18.55% 57
South East -30 59 £481 +6.88% 15
Yorkshire +4 26 £500 +11.11% 4
East of England +19 25 £470 -10.47% 6
South West -7 24 £488 -2.50% 4
North West -22 16 £500 +5.26% 4
West Midlands -31 16 £545 +21.11% 1
North East -39 14 £440 -1.12% 2
East Midlands +2 5 £475 -26.92% 4
Midlands -7 1 £275 -
Technical Architecture
UK

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, 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 England region with a requirement for Technical Architecture.

1 207 (25.59%) Agile Software Development
2 169 (20.89%) Java
3 143 (17.68%) Finance
4 128 (15.82%) Oracle
5 122 (15.08%) Security Cleared
6 112 (13.84%) Microsoft
7 111 (13.72%) Enterprise Architecture
8 110 (13.60%) Linux
9 98 (12.11%) TOGAF
10 96 (11.87%) .NET
11 92 (11.37%) SC Cleared
12 89 (11.00%) SOA
13 87 (10.75%) Windows
14 86 (10.63%) Degree
15 85 (10.51%) HTML
16 82 (10.14%) SQL
17 81 (10.01%) SQL Server
18 79 (9.77%) Data Centre
19 78 (9.64%) JavaScript
20 76 (9.39%) Stakeholder Management
21 73 (9.02%) Migration
22 71 (8.78%) Web Services
23 70 (8.65%) CRM
24 69 (8.53%) E-Commerce
24 69 (8.53%) C#
24 69 (8.53%) Relational Database
25 66 (8.16%) Banking
26 63 (7.79%) Amazon AWS
27 60 (7.42%) VMware
27 60 (7.42%) Project Management

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in 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 31 (3.83%) CMS
2 26 (3.21%) SharePoint
3 24 (2.97%) SAS
4 14 (1.73%) JBoss
4 14 (1.73%) WebLogic
5 13 (1.61%) Tomcat
6 12 (1.48%) WebSphere
7 10 (1.24%) Confluence
7 10 (1.24%) Mule
8 9 (1.11%) Apache Spark
9 8 (0.99%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 8 (0.99%) NetWeaver
10 7 (0.87%) IIS
10 7 (0.87%) SAP EP
11 5 (0.62%) Apache
11 5 (0.62%) Apache Pig
11 5 (0.62%) Apache Solr
11 5 (0.62%) nginx
11 5 (0.62%) Oracle Service Bus
11 5 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 45 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 14 (1.73%) MS Project
3 8 (0.99%) HipChat
3 8 (0.99%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.74%) MS Office
5 5 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.25%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.12%) GNU Octave
7 1 (0.12%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 20 (2.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.36%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (1.24%) Eloqua
4 7 (0.87%) SAP CRM
4 7 (0.87%) SAP MDM
5 6 (0.74%) Oracle Retail
6 5 (0.62%) ION MarketView
7 3 (0.37%) BusinessWorks
7 3 (0.37%) Oracle Financials
8 2 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.25%) PeopleSoft Financials
8 2 (0.25%) SAP IS-U
8 2 (0.25%) SAP WM
8 2 (0.25%) Teamcenter
9 1 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.12%) Oracle CRM
9 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
9 1 (0.12%) SAP GRC
9 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 63 (7.79%) Amazon AWS
2 50 (6.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (3.58%) SaaS
4 28 (3.46%) Office 365
5 21 (2.60%) PaaS
6 20 (2.47%) IaaS
7 9 (1.11%) Azure Active Directory
7 9 (1.11%) GitHub
8 8 (0.99%) Heroku
9 6 (0.74%) Force.com
10 5 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (0.49%) OneDrive
12 3 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
12 3 (0.37%) AWS CloudFormation
12 3 (0.37%) Google Analytics
12 3 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
13 2 (0.25%) Adobe Analytics
13 2 (0.25%) AWS OpsWorks
13 2 (0.25%) Google Apps
13 2 (0.25%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 56 (6.92%) LAN
2 53 (6.55%) WAN
3 43 (5.32%) Firewall
4 28 (3.46%) VPN
5 19 (2.35%) Internet
6 13 (1.61%) Intrusion Detection
6 13 (1.61%) VoIP
6 13 (1.61%) Wireless
7 12 (1.48%) Wi-Fi
8 9 (1.11%) Network Security
9 8 (0.99%) 4G
9 8 (0.99%) LTE
9 8 (0.99%) SAN
9 8 (0.99%) TCP/IP
10 7 (0.87%) Cisco ISE
10 7 (0.87%) LDAP
10 7 (0.87%) SSL
10 7 (0.87%) WLAN
11 6 (0.74%) 3G
11 6 (0.74%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (10.01%) SQL Server
2 69 (8.53%) Relational Database
3 46 (5.69%) Data Warehouse
4 38 (4.70%) NoSQL
5 37 (4.57%) Hadoop
5 37 (4.57%) MongoDB
6 29 (3.58%) RDBMS
7 26 (3.21%) Oracle Database
7 26 (3.21%) SQL Server 2008
8 21 (2.60%) Big Data
9 20 (2.47%) DB2
10 19 (2.35%) Pentaho
10 19 (2.35%) PostgreSQL
11 16 (1.98%) Apache Hive
11 16 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 13 (1.61%) BusinessObjects
13 12 (1.48%) MySQL
14 11 (1.36%) Cloudera CDH
14 11 (1.36%) HBase
15 10 (1.24%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 31 (3.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 25 (3.09%) Maven
3 18 (2.22%) JIRA
4 17 (2.10%) Grunt
5 16 (1.98%) Git (software)
6 15 (1.85%) Jenkins
7 14 (1.73%) gulp
8 11 (1.36%) Visual Studio
9 9 (1.11%) ERwin
10 8 (0.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 8 (0.99%) JUnit
10 8 (0.99%) Selenium
10 8 (0.99%) Sonatype Nexus
11 6 (0.74%) Eclipse
11 6 (0.74%) Talend Open Studio
12 5 (0.62%) Ant
12 5 (0.62%) Hudson
12 5 (0.62%) Oracle APEX
12 5 (0.62%) Subversion
12 5 (0.62%) TeamCity
General
1 143 (17.68%) Finance
2 66 (8.16%) Banking
3 59 (7.29%) Retail
4 50 (6.18%) Telecoms
5 44 (5.44%) Marketing
6 37 (4.57%) Law
7 22 (2.72%) Investment Banking
8 19 (2.35%) Front Office
9 12 (1.48%) Billing
9 12 (1.48%) Military
10 11 (1.36%) Manufacturing
11 7 (0.87%) Financial Institution
12 6 (0.74%) Legal
13 5 (0.62%) Automotive
13 5 (0.62%) Publishing
14 4 (0.49%) Advertising
14 4 (0.49%) Electronics
15 3 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
16 2 (0.25%) Corporate Banking
17 1 (0.12%) German Language
Job Titles
1 511 (63.16%) Architect
2 165 (20.40%) Technical Architect
3 145 (17.92%) Solutions Architect
4 79 (9.77%) Developer
5 72 (8.90%) Enterprise Architect
6 56 (6.92%) Senior Architect
7 53 (6.55%) Consultant
8 43 (5.32%) Infrastructure Architect
9 34 (4.20%) Analyst
10 33 (4.08%) Cloud Architect
10 33 (4.08%) Java Architect
11 29 (3.58%) Lead Architect
12 28 (3.46%) Project Manager
12 28 (3.46%) Senior Developer
13 27 (3.34%) Designer
13 27 (3.34%) Technical Solutions Architect
14 26 (3.21%) .NET Architect
15 25 (3.09%) Data Architect
15 25 (3.09%) Digital Architect
16 21 (2.60%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (11.87%) .NET
2 85 (10.51%) HTML
3 71 (8.78%) Web Services
4 52 (6.43%) AngularJS
4 52 (6.43%) CSS
5 51 (6.30%) REST
6 49 (6.06%) Middleware
7 47 (5.81%) HTML5
8 43 (5.32%) Spring
9 35 (4.33%) XML
10 32 (3.96%) ASP.NET
11 28 (3.46%) .NET Framework
12 25 (3.09%) JMS
12 25 (3.09%) RESTful
13 24 (2.97%) SOAP
14 23 (2.84%) JSP
15 16 (1.98%) COM
16 15 (1.85%) CSS3
16 15 (1.85%) JSON
17 14 (1.73%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 79 (9.77%) Data Centre
2 51 (6.30%) Management Information System
3 46 (5.69%) Analytical Skills
4 39 (4.82%) Computer Science
5 30 (3.71%) Data Structures
6 26 (3.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 24 (2.97%) Data Integration
8 23 (2.84%) Enterprise Software
9 22 (2.72%) Algorithms
10 19 (2.35%) Mobile App
10 19 (2.35%) Visualisation
11 16 (1.98%) Mainframe
12 14 (1.73%) Private Cloud
13 12 (1.48%) Social Media
14 10 (1.24%) Equities
14 10 (1.24%) N-Tier
14 10 (1.24%) Security Operations Centre
15 9 (1.11%) Client/Server
15 9 (1.11%) Public Cloud
15 9 (1.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 110 (13.60%) Linux
2 87 (10.75%) Windows
3 46 (5.69%) Unix
4 28 (3.46%) Windows Server
5 26 (3.21%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (1.24%) Android
8 10 (1.24%) Apple iOS
9 6 (0.74%) Windows 10
10 5 (0.62%) AIX
11 4 (0.49%) HPUX
11 4 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (0.37%) MVS
12 3 (0.37%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.25%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.25%) VME
14 1 (0.12%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (25.59%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (13.72%) Enterprise Architecture
3 98 (12.11%) TOGAF
4 89 (11.00%) SOA
5 76 (9.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 73 (9.02%) Migration
7 70 (8.65%) CRM
8 69 (8.53%) E-Commerce
9 60 (7.42%) Project Management
10 58 (7.17%) Open Source
11 54 (6.67%) Mentoring
12 53 (6.55%) DevOps
13 50 (6.18%) Coaching
14 49 (6.06%) Data Architecture
15 48 (5.93%) Content Management
15 48 (5.93%) Data Modelling
15 48 (5.93%) ITIL
16 42 (5.19%) Scrum
16 42 (5.19%) Waterfall
17 40 (4.94%) UML
Programming Languages
1 169 (20.89%) Java
2 82 (10.14%) SQL
3 78 (9.64%) JavaScript
4 69 (8.53%) C#
5 43 (5.32%) Python
6 25 (3.09%) Perl
7 22 (2.72%) PowerShell
8 17 (2.10%) Shell Script
9 14 (1.73%) VB
10 13 (1.61%) FQL
11 11 (1.36%) Ruby
12 10 (1.24%) Apex Code
13 9 (1.11%) PHP
14 7 (0.87%) R
14 7 (0.87%) Scala
15 6 (0.74%) Groovy
15 6 (0.74%) PL/SQL
16 5 (0.62%) SOQL
16 5 (0.62%) T-SQL
17 4 (0.49%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 122 (15.08%) Security Cleared
2 92 (11.37%) SC Cleared
3 86 (10.63%) Degree
4 23 (2.84%) CISSP
5 16 (1.98%) DV Cleared
6 13 (1.61%) ISEB
7 11 (1.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 9 (1.11%) BPSS Clearance
9 7 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (0.87%) CLAS
10 6 (0.74%) CCIE
10 6 (0.74%) CCNP
10 6 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 5 (0.62%) CCNA
12 4 (0.49%) PMI Certification
12 4 (0.49%) PMP
13 3 (0.37%) CISA
13 3 (0.37%) CISM
13 3 (0.37%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (2.47%) PCI DSS
2 17 (2.10%) QA
3 14 (1.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (1.36%) Data Quality
5 9 (1.11%) Disclosure Scotland
6 6 (0.74%) ISO27002
7 5 (0.62%) COBIT
8 4 (0.49%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.37%) GMP
9 3 (0.37%) ISO27005
10 2 (0.25%) ISAE 3402
10 2 (0.25%) SLA
11 1 (0.12%) GPG13
11 1 (0.12%) RMADS
11 1 (0.12%) SEPA
System Software
1 36 (4.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (4.33%) Active Directory
3 13 (1.61%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (0.62%) Docker
5 4 (0.49%) HDFS
5 4 (0.49%) KVM
5 4 (0.49%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (0.49%) XenServer
6 2 (0.25%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.25%) vSphere
7 1 (0.12%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.12%) Snort
7 1 (0.12%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.12%) Xen
7 1 (0.12%) XenApp
7 1 (0.12%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 22 (2.72%) Puppet
2 20 (2.47%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (1.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 9 (1.11%) NetBackup
5 8 (0.99%) SCCM
6 7 (0.87%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 5 (0.62%) Ansible
8 4 (0.49%) HP Operations Orchestration
8 4 (0.49%) HP SiteScope
8 4 (0.49%) Microsoft Intune
8 4 (0.49%) Tivoli
9 3 (0.37%) SCVMM
10 2 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (0.25%) MOM
10 2 (0.25%) Nagios
10 2 (0.25%) OpenAM
10 2 (0.25%) OpenIDM
10 2 (0.25%) Salt
10 2 (0.25%) SmoothWall
10 2 (0.25%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 128 (15.82%) Oracle
2 112 (13.84%) Microsoft
3 60 (7.42%) VMware
4 58 (7.17%) SAP
5 43 (5.32%) Cisco
6 34 (4.20%) IBM
7 31 (3.83%) HP
8 28 (3.46%) Salesforce.com
9 21 (2.60%) Citrix
10 19 (2.35%) Adobe
10 19 (2.35%) ServiceNow
11 17 (2.10%) NetApp
12 16 (1.98%) Pega
13 14 (1.73%) Cloudera
14 13 (1.61%) Informatica
15 11 (1.36%) EMC
16 10 (1.24%) ArcSight
16 10 (1.24%) Atlassian
16 10 (1.24%) CA
16 10 (1.24%) Hyperion
Nottinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Talent International
Rate: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Allen Lane Interim & Permanent Recruitment
Rate: From £500 to £600 per annum Initial 3 month rolling contract.
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Allen Lane Interim & Permanent Recruitment
Rate: From £370 to £600 per annum depending on experience. 3+ Months
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
London
First Point
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Shareforce Ltd - Icon Solutions (UK) Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Whitehall Resources Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Scott-Merrick LLP
Posted: 5 days ago
Brentwood
Ciber UK
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £600 - £800 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Adteq Limited
Posted: 6 days ago
North West England
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £725 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago