The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Essex region that had Technical Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Architect
Rank 50 56 51
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 4 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.04% 0.19% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 0.20% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Median daily rate £550 £450 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -18.18%
UK excluding London median daily rate £523 £500 £513
% change year-on-year
+4.50% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £32.50

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
368 499 407
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 95.83% 96.33% 96.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 285 224
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £242 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £535 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 69 49
Median hourly rate £35.00 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+112.12% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Essex region that featured Technical Architect in the job title.

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
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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, Technical Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Essex region featuring Technical Architect in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Manufacturing
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
2 4 (57.14%) Programme Management
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) TDD
2 4 (57.14%) Ruby
2 4 (57.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (57.14%) Ruby on Rails
2 4 (57.14%) Marketing
2 4 (57.14%) XPath
2 4 (57.14%) JSON
2 4 (57.14%) Digital Marketing
2 4 (57.14%) RESTful
2 4 (57.14%) Open Source
2 4 (57.14%) Electronics
2 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 4 (57.14%) Middleware
2 4 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) SAP
2 4 (57.14%) XSLT
2 4 (57.14%) SOA
2 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (57.14%) Play Framework
2 4 (57.14%) API Design
2 4 (57.14%) Swagger
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 4 (57.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 2 (28.57%) iSCSI
2 2 (28.57%) VLAN
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Electronics
2 4 (57.14%) Manufacturing
2 4 (57.14%) Marketing
2 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) JSON
1 4 (57.14%) Middleware
1 4 (57.14%) Play Framework
1 4 (57.14%) RESTful
1 4 (57.14%) Ruby on Rails
1 4 (57.14%) Swagger
1 4 (57.14%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) API Design
1 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Digital Marketing
1 4 (57.14%) Open Source
1 4 (57.14%) Programme Management
1 4 (57.14%) Scrum
1 4 (57.14%) SOA
1 4 (57.14%) TDD
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
1 4 (57.14%) Ruby
1 4 (57.14%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) SAP
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft