The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Senior Technical Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Technical Architect
Rank 432 424 431
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Technical Architect 3 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.013% 0.056% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.059% 0.052%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 10
Median daily rate £500 £575 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% -8.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £625 £625 £600
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.45 -
Senior 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
21443 22185 23279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.77% 94.99% 94.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 15237 15665 16113
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £617 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 268 350 441
Median hourly rate £17.10 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Senior Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured Senior Technical Architect in the job title.

Senior Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior Technical Architect
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Senior Technical Architect Daily Rate Trend in London

Senior Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, Senior Technical Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring Senior Technical Architect in the job title.

1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Scrum
2 4 (40.00%) Open Source
3 3 (30.00%) HTML5
3 3 (30.00%) REST
3 3 (30.00%) .NET
3 3 (30.00%) C#
3 3 (30.00%) HTML
3 3 (30.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) MySQL
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (20.00%) CSS
4 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (20.00%) SOA
4 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (20.00%) TDD
4 2 (20.00%) Ajax
4 2 (20.00%) JSON
4 2 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (20.00%) Kanban
4 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (20.00%) CSS3
4 2 (20.00%) OpenID
4 2 (20.00%) OAuth
4 2 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design

Senior Technical Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (10.00%) IaaS
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (10.00%) PaaS
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) AMQP
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
1 1 (10.00%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
1 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Law
1 1 (10.00%) Legal
1 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
1 3 (30.00%) HTML
1 3 (30.00%) HTML5
1 3 (30.00%) REST
2 2 (20.00%) Ajax
2 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (20.00%) CSS
2 2 (20.00%) CSS3
2 2 (20.00%) JSON
2 2 (20.00%) OAuth
2 2 (20.00%) OAuth2
2 2 (20.00%) OpenID
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (10.00%) Backbone.js
3 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (10.00%) Play Framework
3 1 (10.00%) React
3 1 (10.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (10.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Open Source
2 4 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 2 (20.00%) Kanban
3 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (20.00%) Microservices
3 2 (20.00%) Open Source Development
3 2 (20.00%) SOA
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) ETL
4 1 (10.00%) MVC
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Prototyping
4 1 (10.00%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) C#
1 3 (30.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) C
2 1 (10.00%) FQL
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) Ruby
2 1 (10.00%) Scala
2 1 (10.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) MOM
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Google
2 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow