The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 22 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architect
Rank 62 50 74
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +24
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 7 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.89% 0.57% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 0.60% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 5
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£463 £475 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.63% +11.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 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
745 504 907
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.15% 95.09% 93.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 414 253 437
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £189 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 43 65
Average hourly rate £14.25 £16.35 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.84% -6.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.75 £50.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Architect within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 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
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Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Vacancies
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
Watford - - - -
Technical Architect
East of England

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 11 (45.83%) Data Warehouse
1 11 (45.83%) Technical Architecture
2 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 8 (33.33%) Oracle
2 8 (33.33%) UNIX
2 8 (33.33%) Solaris
2 8 (33.33%) IBM
3 7 (29.17%) WebLogic
3 7 (29.17%) Data Security
3 7 (29.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 7 (29.17%) Red Hat
3 7 (29.17%) Tivoli
3 7 (29.17%) Resource Management
3 7 (29.17%) Teradata
3 7 (29.17%) Oracle Service Bus
3 7 (29.17%) Oracle ODI
4 6 (25.00%) WebSphere
5 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (20.83%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (20.83%) N-Tier
5 5 (20.83%) Scrum
5 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
5 5 (20.83%) XML
5 5 (20.83%) SOA
6 4 (16.67%) XSD
6 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (16.67%) NoSQL
6 4 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (16.67%) Migration

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 7 (29.17%) WebLogic
1 7 (29.17%) Oracle Service Bus
2 6 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (8.33%) IIS
3 2 (8.33%) Node.js
4 1 (4.17%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) 4G
1 1 (4.17%) Firewall
1 1 (4.17%) 2G
1 1 (4.17%) 3G
1 1 (4.17%) SAN
1 1 (4.17%) 3GPP
1 1 (4.17%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (45.83%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (29.17%) Oracle ODI
3 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
4 4 (16.67%) NoSQL
5 2 (8.33%) MySQL
5 2 (8.33%) RDBMS
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
5 2 (8.33%) MongoDB
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) XML
2 4 (16.67%) XSD
3 3 (12.50%) RESTful
3 3 (12.50%) XML Schema
3 3 (12.50%) Web Services
4 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (8.33%) .NET
4 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
4 2 (8.33%) Akka
4 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (4.17%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (20.83%) N-Tier
2 4 (16.67%) Taxonomies
3 3 (12.50%) Open Source
4 2 (8.33%) W3C
4 2 (8.33%) Reference Data
4 2 (8.33%) Data Integration
5 1 (4.17%) PKI
5 1 (4.17%) Statistics
5 1 (4.17%) RMADS
5 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.17%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) UNIX
1 8 (33.33%) Solaris
2 3 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) AIX
3 1 (4.17%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Technical Architecture
2 7 (29.17%) Data Security
2 7 (29.17%) Resource Management
3 5 (20.83%) Scrum
3 5 (20.83%) SOA
4 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.67%) Migration
5 2 (8.33%) UML
5 2 (8.33%) Data Modelling
5 2 (8.33%) Validation
5 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (8.33%) Data Architecture
5 2 (8.33%) OWASP
5 2 (8.33%) Multithreading
5 2 (8.33%) System Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) User Stories
5 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (4.17%) High Availability
6 1 (4.17%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) Java
1 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (8.33%) Python
2 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) MBA
3 1 (4.17%) CISSP
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.17%) MCSE
3 1 (4.17%) MCSA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (29.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 7 (29.17%) Tivoli
2 1 (4.17%) Puppet
2 1 (4.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Oracle
1 8 (33.33%) IBM
2 7 (29.17%) Red Hat
2 7 (29.17%) Teradata
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.33%) HP
3 2 (8.33%) VMware
4 1 (4.17%) Splunk
4 1 (4.17%) Tripwire
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco
4 1 (4.17%) Symantec
4 1 (4.17%) Dell
4 1 (4.17%) EMC
4 1 (4.17%) Juniper
4 1 (4.17%) CommVault
4 1 (4.17%) Hitachi
4 1 (4.17%) NetApp
4 1 (4.17%) Sybase
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