The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford 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 4 March 2015 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architect
Rank 29 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 0.93% 1.15% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 1.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £610 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.22% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £425
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 £45.00 £37.24
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +20.84%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Guildford 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
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
186 162 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 86.11% 93.10% 88.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 88 64
Average daily rate £335 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £190 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 20
Average hourly rate £18.90 £13.11 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.21% -50.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £115.25 £51.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Technical Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Technical Architect Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) CISSP
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) MCITP
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (33.33%) Tufin
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Windows

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CISSP
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) MCITP
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Tufin
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix