The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Technical Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Technical Architect
Rank 393 394 393
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Technical Architect 10 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.045% 0.004% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.005% 0.015%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 3
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£525 - £615
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 - £523
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 - £643
UK excluding London average daily rate £650 £450 £444
% change year-on-year
+44.44% +1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
20445 21023 20332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.24% 92.91% 92.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 14135 14816 13711
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 £271 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 380 371 455
Average hourly rate £18.71 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.91% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.85 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

Senior Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

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 22 May 2015.

Senior Technical Architect Daily Rate Histogram in London

Senior Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Senior 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 Senior Technical Architect in their job title.

1 9 (47.37%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (42.11%) Finance
3 5 (26.32%) TDD
4 4 (21.05%) Ruby
4 4 (21.05%) Ajax
4 4 (21.05%) Ruby on Rails
4 4 (21.05%) Scrum
4 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (21.05%) HTML
4 4 (21.05%) CSS
4 4 (21.05%) UNIX
4 4 (21.05%) Scala
4 4 (21.05%) Kanban
4 4 (21.05%) JSON
4 4 (21.05%) Django
4 4 (21.05%) HTML5
4 4 (21.05%) NoSQL
4 4 (21.05%) REST
4 4 (21.05%) CSS3
4 4 (21.05%) Play Framework
5 3 (15.79%) MongoDB
5 3 (15.79%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (15.79%) MySQL
5 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
5 3 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (10.53%) Banking
6 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
6 2 (10.53%) Oracle
6 2 (10.53%) SQL
6 2 (10.53%) SOA

Senior Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Senior 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 Senior Technical Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) Apache Spark
1 1 (5.26%) Confluence
1 1 (5.26%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Firewall
1 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) NoSQL
2 3 (15.79%) MongoDB
2 3 (15.79%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (15.79%) MySQL
2 3 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.26%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
1 1 (5.26%) ProC
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) Ajax
1 4 (21.05%) Ruby on Rails
1 4 (21.05%) HTML
1 4 (21.05%) CSS
1 4 (21.05%) JSON
1 4 (21.05%) Django
1 4 (21.05%) HTML5
1 4 (21.05%) REST
1 4 (21.05%) CSS3
1 4 (21.05%) Play Framework
2 1 (5.26%) RESTful
2 1 (5.26%) WCF
2 1 (5.26%) WPF
2 1 (5.26%) Task Parallel Library
2 1 (5.26%) Unity DI Container
2 1 (5.26%) CGI
2 1 (5.26%) Web Services
2 1 (5.26%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) User Experience
2 1 (5.26%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (5.26%) Derivative
2 1 (5.26%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) UNIX
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (26.32%) TDD
3 4 (21.05%) Scrum
3 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (21.05%) Kanban
4 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
5 2 (10.53%) SOA
5 2 (10.53%) Product Management
6 1 (5.26%) Microservices
6 1 (5.26%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (5.26%) DevOps
6 1 (5.26%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (5.26%) Release Management
6 1 (5.26%) Memory Management
6 1 (5.26%) Software Architecture
6 1 (5.26%) Line Management
6 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.26%) ETL
6 1 (5.26%) Project Management
6 1 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) Ruby
1 4 (21.05%) Scala
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Atlassian
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco
2 1 (5.26%) Informatica
2 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
2 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (5.26%) Infragistics
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