The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Hertfordshire region that had Technical Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architect
Rank 54 49 60
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 5 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.80% 1.23% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 1.32% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Median daily rate £538 £623 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.65% +31.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £623 £435
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £623 £479
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £32.73 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.73 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +0.70%
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 Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
602 608 703
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.01% 93.54% 95.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 311 420
Median daily rate £425 £386 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.03% +3.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £190 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 54 31
Median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% +16.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £7.28 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Technical Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Technical Architect Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Technical Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Architect across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Technical Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Technical Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Technical Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Technical Architect
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Architect within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
Watford -3 1 - -
Stevenage - 1 £600 -
Technical Architect
East of England

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Technical Architect in the job title.

1 7 (41.18%) Cisco
2 5 (29.41%) Windows
3 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 4 (23.53%) SAN
3 4 (23.53%) VMware
3 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
4 3 (17.65%) Brocade
4 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
4 3 (17.65%) Veeam
4 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (17.65%) 3PAR
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (17.65%) NetBackup
4 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
4 3 (17.65%) NetApp
4 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
4 3 (17.65%) HP
4 3 (17.65%) EMC
4 3 (17.65%) Java
4 3 (17.65%) Web Services
4 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
5 2 (11.76%) WAN
5 2 (11.76%) SQL
5 2 (11.76%) Finance
5 2 (11.76%) Firewall
5 2 (11.76%) Process Management
5 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
5 2 (11.76%) Server Building

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (5.88%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.88%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (5.88%) CloudFront
3 1 (5.88%) IaaS
3 1 (5.88%) PaaS
3 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) SAN
2 2 (11.76%) Firewall
2 2 (11.76%) WAN
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (5.88%) EIGRP
3 1 (5.88%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (5.88%) HTTP
3 1 (5.88%) IPsec
3 1 (5.88%) LDAP
3 1 (5.88%) Network Security
3 1 (5.88%) OSPF
3 1 (5.88%) SSL
3 1 (5.88%) Unified Communications
3 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Big Data
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Eclipse
1 1 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Legal
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) Web Services
2 2 (11.76%) Java EE
3 1 (5.88%) J2EE
3 1 (5.88%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) BYOD
3 1 (5.88%) Clustering
3 1 (5.88%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.88%) Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (11.76%) Load Balancing
2 2 (11.76%) Process Management
2 2 (11.76%) Server Building
2 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
3 1 (5.88%) BDD
3 1 (5.88%) Change Management
3 1 (5.88%) Data Architecture
3 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
3 1 (5.88%) DevOps
3 1 (5.88%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 1 (5.88%) Identity Management
3 1 (5.88%) Integration Testing
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL
3 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.88%) Migration
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (5.88%) Product Management
3 1 (5.88%) Stress Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) Java
2 2 (11.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
2 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) CCIE
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.88%) FISMA
2 1 (5.88%) HIPAA
2 1 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
1 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.88%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Cisco
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) VMware
3 3 (17.65%) 3PAR
3 3 (17.65%) Brocade
3 3 (17.65%) EMC
3 3 (17.65%) HP
3 3 (17.65%) NetApp
3 3 (17.65%) Veeam
4 2 (11.76%) Palo Alto
5 1 (5.88%) Aruba
5 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.88%) Citrix
5 1 (5.88%) F5
5 1 (5.88%) Juniper
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle