The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Essex 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 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architect
Rank 39 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 16 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 3.37% 3.03% -
As % of the Job Titles category 3.72% 3.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £550 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £480 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £41.58 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £27.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+158.18% +1.85%
Technical Architect
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
430 425 479
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 90.53% 91.99% 97.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 203 253
Average daily rate £375 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £170 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 63 77
Average hourly rate £28.50 £16.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.12% -44.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £10.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.95 £38.70 £38.49
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.61 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.30% -5.55%

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Technical Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Technical Architect Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Technical Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Architect across the Essex region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Technical Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

Technical Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Technical Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Technical Architect
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chelmsford - 3 £450 -
Colchester - - - -
Technical Architect
East of England

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 17 (70.83%) Technical Architecture
2 10 (41.67%) TOGAF
2 10 (41.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 7 (29.17%) Waterfall
3 7 (29.17%) ITIL
4 6 (25.00%) J2EE
4 6 (25.00%) NHS
4 6 (25.00%) Local Government
5 5 (20.83%) AccuRev
5 5 (20.83%) Configuration Management
5 5 (20.83%) Finance
6 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 4 (16.67%) .NET
6 4 (16.67%) CRM
6 4 (16.67%) Information Management
6 4 (16.67%) Matrix Management
7 3 (12.50%) Open Source
7 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis
7 3 (12.50%) Lagan
7 3 (12.50%) Degree
7 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
7 3 (12.50%) Dependency Management
7 3 (12.50%) WebLogic
7 3 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (12.50%) SOA
7 3 (12.50%) Oracle
7 3 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (12.50%) Zachman Framework

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 3 (12.50%) WebLogic
1 3 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
General
1 6 (25.00%) Local Government
2 5 (20.83%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) J2EE
2 4 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) NHS
2 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (12.50%) Open Source
3 1 (4.17%) Reference Data
3 1 (4.17%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) Technical Architecture
2 10 (41.67%) TOGAF
2 10 (41.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 7 (29.17%) Waterfall
3 7 (29.17%) ITIL
4 5 (20.83%) Configuration Management
5 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 4 (16.67%) CRM
5 4 (16.67%) Matrix Management
5 4 (16.67%) Information Management
6 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 3 (12.50%) SOA
6 3 (12.50%) Dependency Management
6 3 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (12.50%) Zachman Framework
7 2 (8.33%) OO
8 1 (4.17%) Data Modelling
8 1 (4.17%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) Java
2 1 (4.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) AccuRev
2 3 (12.50%) Lagan
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
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