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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architecture
Rank 290 293 327
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +34
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 393 361 290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.79% 0.73% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 0.92% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 221 174
Median daily rate £525 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £316 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £600 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
41115 39220 37496
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.13% 79.37% 78.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 27556 25280 24056
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 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 923 1120 1132
Median hourly rate £27.50 £28.69 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.14% +0.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 27 May 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
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 27 May 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 +26 188 £588 +20.51% 46
South East -41 67 £495 +10.00% 12
Yorkshire +27 32 £475 +5.55% 7
South West -10 31 £500 - 4
East of England +17 26 £438 -25.53% 3
North West -11 22 £531 +13.03% 4
North East -31 14 £440 +4.14% 3
East Midlands +12 8 £444 -31.73% 5
West Midlands -19 7 £548 +28.82% 7
Midlands - 1 £275 -
Technical Architecture
UK

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 199 (25.09%) Agile Software Development
2 164 (20.68%) Java
3 139 (17.53%) Finance
4 129 (16.27%) Oracle
5 117 (14.75%) Security Cleared
6 114 (14.38%) Microsoft
7 111 (14.00%) Linux
8 104 (13.11%) TOGAF
9 100 (12.61%) Enterprise Architecture
10 97 (12.23%) SOA
11 87 (10.97%) SC Cleared
12 85 (10.72%) Windows
12 85 (10.72%) .NET
13 79 (9.96%) E-Commerce
13 79 (9.96%) Degree
14 75 (9.46%) SQL Server
15 74 (9.33%) Migration
16 73 (9.21%) SQL
17 72 (9.08%) Web Services
18 71 (8.95%) HTML
18 71 (8.95%) Data Centre
19 68 (8.58%) CRM
20 66 (8.32%) Banking
21 65 (8.20%) VMware
22 62 (7.82%) Stakeholder Management
23 61 (7.69%) JavaScript
23 61 (7.69%) Open Source
24 60 (7.57%) SAP
25 57 (7.19%) Project Management
25 57 (7.19%) Relational Database

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 27 (3.40%) CMS
1 27 (3.40%) SharePoint
2 20 (2.52%) SAS
3 15 (1.89%) WebLogic
4 12 (1.51%) Confluence
4 12 (1.51%) Node.js
5 11 (1.39%) WebSphere
6 10 (1.26%) JBoss
6 10 (1.26%) Tomcat
7 9 (1.13%) Apache Spark
7 9 (1.13%) Mule
8 7 (0.88%) IIS
8 7 (0.88%) NetWeaver
8 7 (0.88%) SAP EP
9 6 (0.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 5 (0.63%) Apache
10 5 (0.63%) Apache Solr
10 5 (0.63%) nginx
10 5 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (0.63%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 36 (4.54%) MS Excel
2 17 (2.14%) MS Project
3 10 (1.26%) HipChat
3 10 (1.26%) MS Office
4 6 (0.76%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 21 (2.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.88%) SAP CRM
2 7 (0.88%) SAP MDM
3 6 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.76%) Oracle Retail
4 3 (0.38%) BusinessWorks
4 3 (0.38%) ION MarketView
5 2 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.25%) Magento
5 2 (0.25%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.25%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.25%) SAP IS-U
5 2 (0.25%) SAP WM
5 2 (0.25%) Teamcenter
6 1 (0.13%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.13%) SAP GRC
6 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 56 (7.06%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (3.78%) Office 365
4 27 (3.40%) SaaS
5 17 (2.14%) IaaS
6 16 (2.02%) PaaS
7 12 (1.51%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (1.13%) Azure Active Directory
8 9 (1.13%) GitHub
9 6 (0.76%) Heroku
10 5 (0.63%) Force.com
11 3 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
11 3 (0.38%) OneDrive
12 2 (0.25%) Adobe Analytics
12 2 (0.25%) AWS CloudFormation
12 2 (0.25%) AWS OpsWorks
12 2 (0.25%) SuccessFactors
12 2 (0.25%) Yammer
13 1 (0.13%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 53 (6.68%) LAN
2 49 (6.18%) WAN
3 45 (5.67%) Firewall
4 27 (3.40%) VPN
5 17 (2.14%) Internet
6 15 (1.89%) Network Security
7 13 (1.64%) Intrusion Detection
7 13 (1.64%) VoIP
7 13 (1.64%) Wi-Fi
8 12 (1.51%) Wireless
9 10 (1.26%) SAN
10 9 (1.13%) HTTP
11 8 (1.01%) WLAN
12 7 (0.88%) 3G
12 7 (0.88%) Cisco ISE
12 7 (0.88%) HTTPS
12 7 (0.88%) SSL
13 6 (0.76%) 4G
13 6 (0.76%) LTE
13 6 (0.76%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (9.46%) SQL Server
2 57 (7.19%) Relational Database
3 43 (5.42%) Data Warehouse
4 37 (4.67%) MongoDB
5 34 (4.29%) Oracle Database
6 31 (3.91%) NoSQL
7 30 (3.78%) Hadoop
8 23 (2.90%) PostgreSQL
9 19 (2.40%) RDBMS
10 18 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
11 17 (2.14%) Big Data
11 17 (2.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 16 (2.02%) Apache Hive
12 16 (2.02%) BusinessObjects
12 16 (2.02%) DB2
13 13 (1.64%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 13 (1.64%) Pentaho
14 11 (1.39%) HBase
15 8 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
15 8 (1.01%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 27 (3.40%) Maven
2 23 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 22 (2.77%) JIRA
4 16 (2.02%) Jenkins
5 14 (1.77%) Grunt
6 11 (1.39%) gulp
7 10 (1.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 10 (1.26%) Sonatype Nexus
8 9 (1.13%) ERwin
8 9 (1.13%) Git (software)
8 9 (1.13%) JUnit
9 7 (0.88%) Selenium
10 6 (0.76%) Eclipse
10 6 (0.76%) Visual Studio
11 5 (0.63%) Hudson
11 5 (0.63%) Subversion
11 5 (0.63%) Talend Open Studio
12 4 (0.50%) Ant
12 4 (0.50%) Oracle Forms
13 3 (0.38%) ClearCase
General
1 139 (17.53%) Finance
2 66 (8.32%) Banking
3 53 (6.68%) Telecoms
4 46 (5.80%) Retail
5 37 (4.67%) Law
6 35 (4.41%) Marketing
7 23 (2.90%) Investment Banking
8 20 (2.52%) Billing
9 17 (2.14%) Front Office
10 14 (1.77%) Manufacturing
10 14 (1.77%) Military
11 9 (1.13%) Publishing
12 8 (1.01%) Legal
13 5 (0.63%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.50%) Advertising
14 4 (0.50%) Automotive
14 4 (0.50%) Electronics
15 3 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.13%) Back Office
16 1 (0.13%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 506 (63.81%) Architect
2 148 (18.66%) Technical Architect
3 147 (18.54%) Solutions Architect
4 76 (9.58%) Enterprise Architect
5 73 (9.21%) Developer
6 61 (7.69%) Senior Architect
7 48 (6.05%) Infrastructure Architect
8 47 (5.93%) Consultant
9 35 (4.41%) Analyst
9 35 (4.41%) Lead Architect
10 31 (3.91%) Cloud Architect
11 30 (3.78%) Java Architect
11 30 (3.78%) Project Manager
11 30 (3.78%) Senior Developer
12 28 (3.53%) Data Architect
13 26 (3.28%) Digital Architect
13 26 (3.28%) Technical Solutions Architect
14 25 (3.15%) Security Architect
15 24 (3.03%) Designer
16 23 (2.90%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (10.72%) .NET
2 72 (9.08%) Web Services
3 71 (8.95%) HTML
4 55 (6.94%) Middleware
5 48 (6.05%) REST
6 46 (5.80%) AngularJS
7 45 (5.67%) CSS
8 43 (5.42%) Spring
9 40 (5.04%) HTML5
10 34 (4.29%) XML
11 30 (3.78%) ASP.NET
12 25 (3.15%) SOAP
13 23 (2.90%) RESTful
14 20 (2.52%) JMS
15 19 (2.40%) JSON
16 18 (2.27%) JSP
17 16 (2.02%) .NET Framework
17 16 (2.02%) Java EE
18 14 (1.77%) Hibernate
18 14 (1.77%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 71 (8.95%) Data Centre
2 51 (6.43%) Analytical Skills
3 41 (5.17%) Management Information System
4 38 (4.79%) Computer Science
5 24 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
6 23 (2.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 21 (2.65%) Data Integration
8 20 (2.52%) Visualisation
9 16 (2.02%) Mobile App
9 16 (2.02%) Private Cloud
9 16 (2.02%) Social Media
10 12 (1.51%) Mainframe
10 12 (1.51%) Public Cloud
11 11 (1.39%) CMDB
11 11 (1.39%) Data Structures
12 9 (1.13%) Cryptography
13 8 (1.01%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 8 (1.01%) N-Tier
13 8 (1.01%) User Experience
14 7 (0.88%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 111 (14.00%) Linux
2 85 (10.72%) Windows
3 51 (6.43%) Unix
4 23 (2.90%) Windows Server
5 18 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (1.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (1.26%) Apple iOS
9 8 (1.01%) Android
10 7 (0.88%) HPUX
11 4 (0.50%) MVS
11 4 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (0.38%) AIX
12 3 (0.38%) Windows 10
12 3 (0.38%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.25%) Solaris
13 2 (0.25%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (25.09%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (13.11%) TOGAF
3 100 (12.61%) Enterprise Architecture
4 97 (12.23%) SOA
5 79 (9.96%) E-Commerce
6 74 (9.33%) Migration
7 68 (8.58%) CRM
8 62 (7.82%) Stakeholder Management
9 61 (7.69%) Open Source
10 57 (7.19%) Project Management
11 51 (6.43%) Mentoring
12 47 (5.93%) Coaching
12 47 (5.93%) Data Architecture
12 47 (5.93%) DevOps
13 44 (5.55%) Scrum
14 43 (5.42%) Content Management
14 43 (5.42%) Data Management
14 43 (5.42%) ITIL
14 43 (5.42%) Zachman Framework
15 39 (4.92%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 164 (20.68%) Java
2 73 (9.21%) SQL
3 61 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 55 (6.94%) C#
5 38 (4.79%) Python
6 24 (3.03%) Perl
7 23 (2.90%) PowerShell
8 20 (2.52%) Shell Script
9 14 (1.77%) VB
10 13 (1.64%) FQL
11 9 (1.13%) PHP
12 8 (1.01%) Scala
13 7 (0.88%) Apex Code
13 7 (0.88%) COBOL
14 6 (0.76%) Groovy
14 6 (0.76%) T-SQL
15 5 (0.63%) PL/SQL
15 5 (0.63%) SOQL
16 4 (0.50%) ABAP
16 4 (0.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 117 (14.75%) Security Cleared
2 87 (10.97%) SC Cleared
3 79 (9.96%) Degree
4 20 (2.52%) CISSP
5 18 (2.27%) DV Cleared
6 13 (1.64%) ISEB
7 11 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 7 (0.88%) BPSS Clearance
8 7 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 6 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (0.63%) CCNA
10 5 (0.63%) CCNP
10 5 (0.63%) CLAS
10 5 (0.63%) PMI Certification
10 5 (0.63%) PMP
11 4 (0.50%) CCIE
12 3 (0.38%) CISA
12 3 (0.38%) CISM
12 3 (0.38%) IISP
12 3 (0.38%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (2.90%) PCI DSS
2 17 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (1.39%) QA
4 10 (1.26%) Disclosure Scotland
5 8 (1.01%) Data Quality
5 8 (1.01%) ISO27002
6 4 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.38%) GMP
7 3 (0.38%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.38%) ISO27005
7 3 (0.38%) SLA
8 2 (0.25%) COBIT
8 2 (0.25%) ISAE 3402
9 1 (0.13%) GPG13
9 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.13%) RMADS
System Software
1 43 (5.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (4.29%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.76%) KVM
3 6 (0.76%) XenServer
4 4 (0.50%) HDFS
4 4 (0.50%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (0.50%) vSphere
5 3 (0.38%) Docker
5 3 (0.38%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.13%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.13%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.13%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.13%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 20 (2.52%) Puppet
2 18 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (1.13%) NetBackup
3 9 (1.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 8 (1.01%) SCCM
5 7 (0.88%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 6 (0.76%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 6 (0.76%) HP SiteScope
7 5 (0.63%) Ansible
8 4 (0.50%) Tivoli
9 3 (0.38%) MOM
9 3 (0.38%) Nagios
9 3 (0.38%) SCVMM
10 2 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (0.25%) Salt
10 2 (0.25%) SmoothWall
10 2 (0.25%) SolarWinds Orion
10 2 (0.25%) Windows Intune
11 1 (0.13%) FortiGate
11 1 (0.13%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 129 (16.27%) Oracle
2 114 (14.38%) Microsoft
3 65 (8.20%) VMware
4 60 (7.57%) SAP
5 44 (5.55%) Cisco
6 33 (4.16%) HP
6 33 (4.16%) IBM
7 25 (3.15%) Citrix
8 20 (2.52%) ServiceNow
9 17 (2.14%) NetApp
9 17 (2.14%) Salesforce.com
10 15 (1.89%) Adobe
11 14 (1.77%) Pega
12 12 (1.51%) Atlassian
12 12 (1.51%) Informatica
13 11 (1.39%) EMC
14 10 (1.26%) ArcSight
14 10 (1.26%) CA
14 10 (1.26%) TIBCO
15 9 (1.13%) BMC
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City, London
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Blue Fire Professional Services
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Birmingham
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