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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Architecture
UK / England
Rank 341 258 293
Rank change year-on-year
-83 +35
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 250 426 347
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.60% 0.91% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 1.10% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 292 197
Median daily rate £500 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £421 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £670 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Median hourly rate £29.92 £78.00 £49.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.64% +57.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £56.00 £49.50
% change year-on-year
-46.57% +13.13%

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
34591 38854 37356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.76% 82.81% 79.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 23092 25730 24027
Median daily rate £450 £430 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 889 1061 1006
Median hourly rate £35.75 £37.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.66% +44.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.87 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.10 £56.30 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 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
London -66 110 £550 -8.33% 39
South East -18 47 £474 -5.25% 9
East of England +2 31 £500 -14.89% 1
West Midlands -16 16 £522 -1.60% 3
South West -17 14 £450 -5.26% 1
Yorkshire +2 12 £510 -11.34% 3
North East -8 9 £488 - 1
East Midlands +8 6 £425 -5.55% 5
North West +8 3 £380 -20.00% 3
Midlands 0 1 - -
Technical Architecture
UK

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 England region with a requirement for Technical Architecture.

1 182 (31.54%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (20.80%) Java
3 102 (17.68%) Microsoft
4 97 (16.81%) Finance
5 88 (15.25%) JavaScript
6 82 (14.21%) HTML
7 76 (13.17%) CSS
8 75 (13.00%) SOA
9 74 (12.82%) Enterprise Architecture
10 71 (12.31%) Oracle
11 67 (11.61%) TOGAF
11 67 (11.61%) Microsoft Azure
12 64 (11.09%) SQL Server
13 63 (10.92%) .NET
14 58 (10.05%) SQL
14 58 (10.05%) SAP
14 58 (10.05%) Windows
14 58 (10.05%) Scrum
15 54 (9.36%) Migration
16 53 (9.19%) Security Cleared
17 51 (8.84%) ITIL
18 50 (8.67%) CRM
18 50 (8.67%) AngularJS
19 48 (8.32%) SDLC
19 48 (8.32%) Amazon AWS
20 47 (8.15%) HTML5
21 46 (7.97%) Configuration Management
21 46 (7.97%) TDD
22 45 (7.80%) Banking
23 44 (7.63%) Active Directory

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 36 (6.24%) CMS
2 26 (4.51%) SharePoint
3 18 (3.12%) MS Exchange
4 16 (2.77%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 16 (2.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 14 (2.43%) Apache
5 14 (2.43%) IIS
5 14 (2.43%) NetWeaver
5 14 (2.43%) WebSphere
6 12 (2.08%) Apache Spark
6 12 (2.08%) JBoss
6 12 (2.08%) SAP EP
7 9 (1.56%) Cloud Foundry
7 9 (1.56%) SharePoint 2013
7 9 (1.56%) Skype for Business
7 9 (1.56%) WebLogic
8 8 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
9 7 (1.21%) Apache Solr
9 7 (1.21%) NServiceBus
9 7 (1.21%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 25 (4.33%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.73%) MS Office
3 5 (0.87%) Chatbot
3 5 (0.87%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.35%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.17%) MS Project
5 1 (0.17%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 16 (2.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (2.08%) Adobe Campaign
2 12 (2.08%) SAP MDM
3 11 (1.91%) SAP CRM
4 5 (0.87%) SAP WM
5 4 (0.69%) NetSuite
6 3 (0.52%) BusinessWorks
6 3 (0.52%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (0.52%) SAP Hybris
7 2 (0.35%) assyst
7 2 (0.35%) Eloqua
7 2 (0.35%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.35%) Oracle Retail
7 2 (0.35%) SAP MM
7 2 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.35%) SAP S/4HANA
8 1 (0.17%) Hyperion Planning
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle Utilities
8 1 (0.17%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 67 (11.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 48 (8.32%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (5.37%) PaaS
4 25 (4.33%) Office 365
5 24 (4.16%) IaaS
6 15 (2.60%) SaaS
7 9 (1.56%) Azure Active Directory
8 8 (1.39%) IBM Cloud
9 7 (1.21%) Cloud Computing
10 6 (1.04%) Bluemix
11 5 (0.87%) SuccessFactors
12 2 (0.35%) Akamai
12 2 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
12 2 (0.35%) CallidusCloud
12 2 (0.35%) GitHub
12 2 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
12 2 (0.35%) OneDrive
12 2 (0.35%) SoftLayer
13 1 (0.17%) Adobe Analytics
13 1 (0.17%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 32 (5.55%) Firewall
2 23 (3.99%) WAN
3 21 (3.64%) LAN
4 13 (2.25%) Internet
4 13 (2.25%) Skype
4 13 (2.25%) SMS
5 12 (2.08%) DNS
5 12 (2.08%) Network Security
6 10 (1.73%) TCP/IP
7 8 (1.39%) Cisco Nexus
7 8 (1.39%) DMZ
8 7 (1.21%) LDAP
8 7 (1.21%) MPLS
8 7 (1.21%) PBX
9 6 (1.04%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (1.04%) HTTP
9 6 (1.04%) OpenLDAP
9 6 (1.04%) VPN
9 6 (1.04%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (0.87%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (11.09%) SQL Server
2 37 (6.41%) Big Data
3 35 (6.07%) MongoDB
4 33 (5.72%) NoSQL
5 27 (4.68%) PostgreSQL
6 24 (4.16%) Apache Cassandra
7 23 (3.99%) MySQL
7 23 (3.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 19 (3.29%) Data Warehouse
9 18 (3.12%) Relational Database
10 14 (2.43%) Hadoop
11 13 (2.25%) Oracle Database
11 13 (2.25%) SAP HANA
12 9 (1.56%) Redis
13 8 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
14 7 (1.21%) Apache Hive
14 7 (1.21%) IBM InfoSphere
14 7 (1.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 6 (1.04%) BusinessObjects
15 6 (1.04%) HBase
Development Applications
1 19 (3.29%) Git (software)
1 19 (3.29%) Selenium
2 14 (2.43%) Cucumber
2 14 (2.43%) JIRA
3 13 (2.25%) Jenkins
3 13 (2.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (2.08%) Maven
4 12 (2.08%) Visual Studio
5 10 (1.73%) JUnit
6 7 (1.21%) Ant
6 7 (1.21%) Eclipse
6 7 (1.21%) gulp
7 6 (1.04%) Bitbucket
7 6 (1.04%) Grunt
7 6 (1.04%) JMeter
7 6 (1.04%) Karma Test Runner
7 6 (1.04%) Mocha
8 5 (0.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (0.69%) EasyMock
9 4 (0.69%) Mockito
General
1 97 (16.81%) Finance
2 45 (7.80%) Banking
3 35 (6.07%) Marketing
4 30 (5.20%) Retail
5 23 (3.99%) Legal
6 17 (2.95%) Telecoms
7 10 (1.73%) Investment Banking
8 7 (1.21%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.87%) Billing
9 5 (0.87%) Local Government
10 4 (0.69%) Automotive
10 4 (0.69%) Games
11 3 (0.52%) French Language
11 3 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.52%) Publishing
12 2 (0.35%) Advertising
12 2 (0.35%) Back Office
12 2 (0.35%) Dutch Language
12 2 (0.35%) Front Office
12 2 (0.35%) German Language
Job Titles
1 358 (62.05%) Architect
2 114 (19.76%) Technical Architect
3 98 (16.98%) Solutions Architect
4 92 (15.94%) Developer
5 40 (6.93%) Digital Architect
6 36 (6.24%) Consultant
7 32 (5.55%) Infrastructure Architect
8 31 (5.37%) Analyst
9 28 (4.85%) Data Architect
10 25 (4.33%) Technical Leader
11 24 (4.16%) Java Developer
12 22 (3.81%) Cloud Architect
12 22 (3.81%) Security Architect
13 20 (3.47%) Enterprise Architect
13 20 (3.47%) SAP Architect
13 20 (3.47%) ServiceNow Developer
14 18 (3.12%) Digital Solutions Architect
15 17 (2.95%) Digital Technical Architect
16 14 (2.43%) Business Analyst
16 14 (2.43%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (14.21%) HTML
2 76 (13.17%) CSS
3 63 (10.92%) .NET
4 50 (8.67%) AngularJS
5 47 (8.15%) HTML5
6 43 (7.45%) J2EE
7 42 (7.28%) JSON
7 42 (7.28%) XML
8 39 (6.76%) Web Services
9 34 (5.89%) CSS3
10 33 (5.72%) Spring
11 30 (5.20%) RESTful
12 29 (5.03%) Ajax
13 27 (4.68%) REST
14 23 (3.99%) jQuery
14 23 (3.99%) Middleware
15 21 (3.64%) Ruby on Rails
16 18 (3.12%) XHTML
17 15 (2.60%) Django
17 15 (2.60%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 35 (6.07%) Data Centre
2 31 (5.37%) Management Information System
3 30 (5.20%) User Experience
4 26 (4.51%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (3.81%) Virtual Team
6 20 (3.47%) CMDB
7 19 (3.29%) Mobile App
8 18 (3.12%) Enterprise Software
9 16 (2.77%) Computer Science
10 14 (2.43%) Social Media
11 13 (2.25%) Hybrid Cloud
12 9 (1.56%) Clustering
12 9 (1.56%) Fat Client
12 9 (1.56%) NHS
12 9 (1.56%) Thin Client
13 7 (1.21%) Private Cloud
13 7 (1.21%) Public Cloud
13 7 (1.21%) Video Conferencing
14 5 (0.87%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 5 (0.87%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 58 (10.05%) Windows
2 29 (5.03%) Linux
3 23 (3.99%) Unix
4 17 (2.95%) Windows Server
5 8 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.52%) AIX
7 3 (0.52%) Android
7 3 (0.52%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.35%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.35%) MVS
8 2 (0.35%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (31.54%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (13.00%) SOA
3 74 (12.82%) Enterprise Architecture
4 67 (11.61%) TOGAF
5 58 (10.05%) Scrum
6 54 (9.36%) Migration
7 51 (8.84%) ITIL
8 50 (8.67%) CRM
9 48 (8.32%) SDLC
10 46 (7.97%) Configuration Management
10 46 (7.97%) TDD
11 43 (7.45%) Project Management
12 41 (7.11%) Analytics
12 41 (7.11%) Open Source
13 40 (6.93%) E-Commerce
14 37 (6.41%) Continuous Integration
14 37 (6.41%) DevOps
14 37 (6.41%) OO
15 36 (6.24%) Data Modelling
15 36 (6.24%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 120 (20.80%) Java
2 88 (15.25%) JavaScript
3 58 (10.05%) SQL
4 36 (6.24%) C#
5 25 (4.33%) Ruby
6 23 (3.99%) Python
7 22 (3.81%) Scala
8 13 (2.25%) PowerShell
9 10 (1.73%) PHP
10 9 (1.56%) ABAP
10 9 (1.56%) C++
11 7 (1.21%) C
11 7 (1.21%) PL/SQL
11 7 (1.21%) T-SQL
12 5 (0.87%) Perl
13 4 (0.69%) AWK
14 3 (0.52%) TypeScript
15 2 (0.35%) Apex Code
15 2 (0.35%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.35%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 53 (9.19%) Security Cleared
2 42 (7.28%) Degree
3 38 (6.59%) SC Cleared
4 15 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (2.25%) BPSS Clearance
5 13 (2.25%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (2.08%) CLAS
7 11 (1.91%) CISSP
8 10 (1.73%) CCNA
8 10 (1.73%) DV Cleared
9 9 (1.56%) CESG Certified Professional
9 9 (1.56%) CISM
10 7 (1.21%) PMI Certification
11 6 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (1.04%) MCSA
11 6 (1.04%) MCSE
12 5 (0.87%) PMP
13 4 (0.69%) CCNP
13 4 (0.69%) MCSD
13 4 (0.69%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.33%) QA
2 8 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.21%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.04%) COBIT
4 6 (1.04%) Data Quality
4 6 (1.04%) Disclosure Scotland
5 5 (0.87%) Government Security Classifications
6 4 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.52%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 3 (0.52%) SLA
8 1 (0.17%) GCP
8 1 (0.17%) HMG Infosec
8 1 (0.17%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 44 (7.63%) Active Directory
2 21 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.73%) Docker
3 10 (1.73%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.52%) Apache Flume
5 3 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (0.52%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (0.52%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (0.35%) HDFS
6 2 (0.35%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.35%) vSphere
6 2 (0.35%) XenApp
7 1 (0.17%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.17%) Shibboleth
7 1 (0.17%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 11 (1.91%) Nagios
2 7 (1.21%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (1.21%) Puppet
3 6 (1.04%) CA Single Sign-On
4 4 (0.69%) Ansible
4 4 (0.69%) Capistrano
5 3 (0.52%) Control-M
5 3 (0.52%) SCCM
6 2 (0.35%) Cisco IPCC
7 1 (0.17%) Ambari
7 1 (0.17%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.17%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.17%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.17%) MOM
7 1 (0.17%) Oozie
7 1 (0.17%) OpenAM
7 1 (0.17%) Packer
7 1 (0.17%) Terraform
Vendors
1 102 (17.68%) Microsoft
2 71 (12.31%) Oracle
3 58 (10.05%) SAP
4 34 (5.89%) VMware
5 31 (5.37%) Cisco
6 20 (3.47%) ServiceNow
7 18 (3.12%) hybris
7 18 (3.12%) IBM
8 17 (2.95%) Adobe
8 17 (2.95%) ATG
9 16 (2.77%) Citrix
10 14 (2.43%) Salesforce.com
11 13 (2.25%) Splunk
11 13 (2.25%) Tableau
12 11 (1.91%) CheckPoint
12 11 (1.91%) Pega
13 9 (1.56%) HP
14 8 (1.39%) Bloomberg
14 8 (1.39%) Google
14 8 (1.39%) TIBCO
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