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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Technical Architect
England / London
Rank 393 408 406
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Technical Architect 9 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.047% 0.033% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.034% 0.044%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 0
Median daily rate £619 £525 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £625 £550
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
18338 20387 20346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.81% 95.08% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 13144 14440 14336
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 247 307 340
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.29% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.92%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Technical Architect across the London region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Senior Technical Architect Daily Rate Histogram in London

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

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) Open Source
3 3 (18.75%) User Experience
3 3 (18.75%) Data Cleansing
3 3 (18.75%) GAP Analysis
3 3 (18.75%) Migration
3 3 (18.75%) SAML
3 3 (18.75%) .NET
4 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 2 (12.50%) ETL
4 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
4 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (12.50%) Docker
4 2 (12.50%) DevOps
4 2 (12.50%) SDLC
5 1 (6.25%) Target Operating Model
5 1 (6.25%) JSX
5 1 (6.25%) Terraform
5 1 (6.25%) Redux
5 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.25%) SaaS
5 1 (6.25%) Microservices
5 1 (6.25%) boto
5 1 (6.25%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (6.25%) webpack
5 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (6.25%) Requirements Engineering
5 1 (6.25%) Force.com

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 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (6.25%) CMS
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Foundation
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (6.25%) Force.com
2 1 (6.25%) IaaS
2 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) webpack
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Publishing
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) .NET
1 3 (18.75%) SAML
2 1 (6.25%) boto
2 1 (6.25%) CSS
2 1 (6.25%) HTML
2 1 (6.25%) jQuery
2 1 (6.25%) Redux
2 1 (6.25%) REST
2 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) Open Source
3 3 (18.75%) Data Cleansing
3 3 (18.75%) GAP Analysis
3 3 (18.75%) Migration
4 2 (12.50%) DevOps
4 2 (12.50%) ETL
4 2 (12.50%) SDLC
4 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
5 1 (6.25%) ArchiMate
5 1 (6.25%) Business Process Mapping
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.25%) Dependency Management
5 1 (6.25%) Master Data Management
5 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.25%) Microservices
5 1 (6.25%) Scrum
5 1 (6.25%) Target Operating Model
5 1 (6.25%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C#
1 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
1 1 (6.25%) JSX
1 1 (6.25%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Mercator
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft