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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architect
Rank 41 56 61
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 23 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.39% 1.67% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.60% 1.79% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 0
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£475 £475 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £474
% change year-on-year
- +5.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 £71.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-30.28% +163.20%
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
639 725 646
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 94.11% 93.31% 96.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 324 371 349
Average daily rate £413 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £493 £610
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 51 26
Average hourly rate £14.85 £23.86 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.74% +70.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.60 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.00 £37.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -2.85%

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
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 1 April 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Architect within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015. 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
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +12 6 £475 - 1
Stevenage - 3 - -
Hemel Hempstead -3 1 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - -
Technical Architect
East of England

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 10 (33.33%) VMware
1 10 (33.33%) UNIX
2 7 (23.33%) Oracle
2 7 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 6 (20.00%) SOA
4 5 (16.67%) Linux
4 5 (16.67%) High Availability
5 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
5 4 (13.33%) Windows
5 4 (13.33%) IBM
5 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 4 (13.33%) Citrix
5 4 (13.33%) Internet
6 3 (10.00%) SAN
6 3 (10.00%) NetApp
6 3 (10.00%) EMC
6 3 (10.00%) VMware ESX
6 3 (10.00%) Replication
6 3 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (10.00%) AIX
6 3 (10.00%) J2EE
6 3 (10.00%) MySQL
6 3 (10.00%) HTML
6 3 (10.00%) Java
6 3 (10.00%) Perl
6 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (10.00%) TOGAF

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 6 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (6.67%) Drupal
3 1 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.33%) Alfresco
3 1 (3.33%) Mule
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
1 1 (3.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) Internet
2 3 (10.00%) SAN
3 2 (6.67%) VPN
3 2 (6.67%) Firewall
4 1 (3.33%) Wireless
4 1 (3.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) MySQL
2 3 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.33%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Maven
1 1 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) J2EE
1 3 (10.00%) HTML
1 3 (10.00%) HTML5
2 2 (6.67%) REST
2 2 (6.67%) Symfony
2 2 (6.67%) Spring
2 2 (6.67%) .NET
2 2 (6.67%) Web Services
2 2 (6.67%) LAMP
3 1 (3.33%) Apache Camel
3 1 (3.33%) Play Framework
3 1 (3.33%) Middleware
3 1 (3.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (3.33%) CSS
3 1 (3.33%) SOAP
3 1 (3.33%) Struts
3 1 (3.33%) JMS
3 1 (3.33%) Java EE
3 1 (3.33%) Ajax
3 1 (3.33%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Replication
1 3 (10.00%) Open Source
2 2 (6.67%) FMCG
2 2 (6.67%) PKI
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (3.33%) GIS
3 1 (3.33%) Clustering
3 1 (3.33%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.33%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) UNIX
2 5 (16.67%) Linux
3 4 (13.33%) Windows
4 3 (10.00%) AIX
4 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (6.67%) VMS
5 2 (6.67%) Solaris
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) SOA
2 5 (16.67%) High Availability
3 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (10.00%) TOGAF
4 3 (10.00%) Content Management
5 2 (6.67%) Stress Testing
5 2 (6.67%) Release Management
5 2 (6.67%) Project Planning
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (6.67%) UML
5 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.67%) ERP
5 2 (6.67%) Identity Management
5 2 (6.67%) Scrum
5 2 (6.67%) Change Management
5 2 (6.67%) Low Latency
5 2 (6.67%) Software Delivery
6 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) Java
1 3 (10.00%) Perl
2 2 (6.67%) PHP
3 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.33%) SQL
3 1 (3.33%) Ruby
3 1 (3.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 7 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.00%) VMware ESX
2 3 (10.00%) PowerHA
2 3 (10.00%) SRDF
3 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) VMware
2 7 (23.33%) Oracle
3 4 (13.33%) IBM
3 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (13.33%) Citrix
4 3 (10.00%) NetApp
4 3 (10.00%) EMC
4 3 (10.00%) Atlassian
5 2 (6.67%) Cisco
5 2 (6.67%) SAP
5 2 (6.67%) HP
5 2 (6.67%) MobileIron
6 1 (3.33%) ESRI
6 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
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