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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architecture
Rank 71 57 59
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +2
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.25% 0.16% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.22% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£508 - £475
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 - £41.58 -
Technical Architecture
East of England

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
592 445 511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 74.37% 72.95% 79.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 209 255
Average daily rate £395 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.93% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 29 24
Average hourly rate £33.00 £24.68 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.72% -24.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.75 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £39.75 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
- -1.63%

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Architecture within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £525 -
Technical Architecture
East of England

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Technical Architecture also 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 that cited Technical Architecture.

1 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) Network Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Data Governance
3 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Master Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) EMC VMAX
3 1 (16.67%) SAP BW
3 1 (16.67%) NetWeaver
3 1 (16.67%) SAP R/3
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Solaris
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Technical Architecture also 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 that cited Technical Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP R/3
1 1 (16.67%) SAP MDM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SAP BW
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Technical Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Data Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Storage Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Storage Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Architect
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Basis
1 1 (16.67%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (16.67%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Solaris
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Network Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Data Governance
3 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Master Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Network Design
3 1 (16.67%) System Testing
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Brocade
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) SAP