The table below looks at the statistics for the Chief Technical Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Chief Technical Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 1 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Chief Technical Architect
Rank 405 - 399
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Chief Technical Architect 6 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.026% - 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% - 0.005%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Average daily rate
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£838 - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £800 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Chief Technical Architect
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 London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21502 21611 21671
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 91.96% 92.91% 92.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 15015 14996 14673
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 364 391 462
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £11.00 £12.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

Chief Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Chief Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in London

Chief Technical Architect
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Chief Technical Architect Daily Rate Trend in London

Chief Technical Architect
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Chief Technical Architect within the London region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
City of London - 2 £863 -
Chief Technical Architect
England

Chief Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Chief 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 Chief Technical Architect in their job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
1 6 (85.71%) Ruby
1 6 (85.71%) Open Source
1 6 (85.71%) Big Data
2 5 (71.43%) Big Data Analytics
2 5 (71.43%) Analytics
2 5 (71.43%) Visualisation
2 5 (71.43%) RESTful
2 5 (71.43%) PHP
2 5 (71.43%) UNIX
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Python
3 4 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (57.14%) .NET
3 4 (57.14%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (57.14%) Unified Communications
3 4 (57.14%) Converged Networks
4 3 (42.86%) DevOps
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) TDD
5 1 (14.29%) Retail
5 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
5 1 (14.29%) Supply Chain Management
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) Extreme Programming
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle
5 1 (14.29%) CSS
5 1 (14.29%) MOM
5 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management

Chief Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Chief 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 Chief Technical Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Unified Communications
1 4 (57.14%) Converged Networks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) Big Data
2 4 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 1 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 1 (14.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
General
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) RESTful
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) Ajax
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) CSS3
3 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Visualisation
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) UNIX
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Open Source
2 5 (71.43%) Big Data Analytics
2 5 (71.43%) Analytics
3 3 (42.86%) DevOps
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
4 1 (14.29%) Supply Chain Management
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Kanban
4 1 (14.29%) UX Design
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Extreme Programming
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
1 6 (85.71%) Ruby
2 5 (71.43%) PHP
2 5 (71.43%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) Scala
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) MOM
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
1 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (14.29%) Ansible
1 1 (14.29%) Salt
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) SaltStack