The table below looks at the statistics for Technical Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Architecture
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 47 44 61
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +17
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 9 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.54% 1.38% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.03% 1.91% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 1
Median daily rate £500 £625 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +8.69%
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
-6.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £46.50 £19.38
% change year-on-year
- +139.93%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
443 418 497
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 75.86% 71.94% 75.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 210 283
Median daily rate £450 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 37 20
Median hourly rate £45.00 £29.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.17% -19.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.50 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Technical Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Technical Architecture Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Technical Architecture
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 Architecture within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 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 - 2 £525 -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £475 -
Technical Architecture
East of England

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Technical Architecture.

1 7 (46.67%) Oracle
1 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) WebLogic
2 6 (40.00%) Web Services
2 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (26.67%) iPad
3 4 (26.67%) Java
3 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
3 4 (26.67%) SOA
3 4 (26.67%) Finance
4 3 (20.00%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (20.00%) Clustering
4 3 (20.00%) Information Security
4 3 (20.00%) Spring
4 3 (20.00%) JSF
4 3 (20.00%) Toad
4 3 (20.00%) Internet
4 3 (20.00%) Middleware
4 3 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco
4 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (20.00%) SQL
4 3 (20.00%) J2EE
4 3 (20.00%) XSLT
4 3 (20.00%) MS Office
4 3 (20.00%) HTML
4 3 (20.00%) SOAP

Technical Architecture
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 6 (40.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) GitHub
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.67%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (6.67%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) Network Security
2 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (20.00%) Toad
2 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Back Office
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Architect
2 4 (26.67%) AWS Architect
2 4 (26.67%) Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Applications Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Middleware Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle Middleware Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Security Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) CRM Architect
5 1 (6.67%) CRM Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) CRM Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.67%) DevOps Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Network Security Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) Web Services
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (20.00%) HTML
3 3 (20.00%) J2EE
3 3 (20.00%) JSF
3 3 (20.00%) Middleware
3 3 (20.00%) SOAP
3 3 (20.00%) Spring
3 3 (20.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) iPad
2 3 (20.00%) Clustering
2 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Unix
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
2 4 (26.67%) SOA
3 3 (20.00%) Change Control
3 3 (20.00%) CRM
3 3 (20.00%) Information Security
3 3 (20.00%) Presales
3 3 (20.00%) Software Architecture
3 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (6.67%) Capacity Management
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.67%) DevOps
4 1 (6.67%) Financial Modelling
4 1 (6.67%) Functional Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Line Management
4 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.67%) Open Source
4 1 (6.67%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) Java
2 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (20.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) C
3 1 (6.67%) C++
3 1 (6.67%) Perl
3 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.67%) Python
3 1 (6.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) CCNP
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Ansible
1 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (6.67%) Packer
1 1 (6.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco
2 3 (20.00%) Sourcefire
3 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (13.33%) Juniper
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.67%) Computacenter
4 1 (6.67%) SAP
4 1 (6.67%) Splunk