The table below looks at the statistics for Technical Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 26 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architecture
Rank 41 52 49
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -3
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 11 3 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 2.53% 0.59% 2.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.95% 0.77% 3.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 8
Median daily rate £350 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £425 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £425 £511
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 £468 £450
% change year-on-year
+0.53% +3.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £42.58 £42.00 £43.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.36% -4.49%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.77 £42.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-24.35% +86.66%
Technical Architecture
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
373 392 388
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 85.75% 76.86% 81.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 208 205
Median daily rate £350 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 65 45
Median hourly rate £36.00 £36.67 £33.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.82% +8.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £24.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £44.80 £43.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +29.38%

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex 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 Essex

Technical Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Technical Architecture Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Technical Architecture
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

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

Technical Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

Technical Architecture
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Technical Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Technical Architecture
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
Brentwood +8 1 - -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £475 -
Technical Architecture
East of England

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Essex region with a requirement for Technical Architecture.

1 12 (92.31%) SOA
1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (84.62%) Marketing
2 11 (84.62%) Digital Marketing
3 10 (76.92%) Social Media
3 10 (76.92%) Big Data
3 10 (76.92%) Analytics
3 10 (76.92%) Legal
3 10 (76.92%) SMS
3 10 (76.92%) J2EE
4 9 (69.23%) Java
4 9 (69.23%) .NET
4 9 (69.23%) OO
4 9 (69.23%) Enterprise Architecture
4 9 (69.23%) Zachman Framework
4 9 (69.23%) TOGAF
4 9 (69.23%) Big Data Analytics
4 9 (69.23%) Data Analytics
4 9 (69.23%) Open Source
4 9 (69.23%) Virtual Team
5 8 (61.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 8 (61.54%) Adobe Campaign
5 8 (61.54%) Adobe
6 3 (23.08%) Coaching
6 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
7 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Data Mapping
7 2 (15.38%) SDLC
7 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
7 2 (15.38%) Dependency Management

Technical Architecture
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 8 (61.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
Business Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) Big Data
General
1 11 (84.62%) Marketing
2 10 (76.92%) Legal
3 1 (7.69%) Electronics
3 1 (7.69%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Architect
1 10 (76.92%) Digital Architect
2 8 (61.54%) Digital Solutions Architect
2 8 (61.54%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (53.85%) IT Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) J2EE
2 9 (69.23%) .NET
3 2 (15.38%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) Social Media
2 9 (69.23%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (92.31%) SOA
2 11 (84.62%) Digital Marketing
3 10 (76.92%) Analytics
4 9 (69.23%) Big Data Analytics
4 9 (69.23%) Data Analytics
4 9 (69.23%) Enterprise Architecture
4 9 (69.23%) OO
4 9 (69.23%) Open Source
4 9 (69.23%) TOGAF
4 9 (69.23%) Zachman Framework
5 3 (23.08%) Coaching
5 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
6 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
6 2 (15.38%) Data Mapping
6 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
6 2 (15.38%) Dependency Management
6 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
6 2 (15.38%) SDLC
6 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Adobe
2 1 (7.69%) SAP