The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had 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
Technical Architect
Rank 201 232 240
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 263 222 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.16% 0.95% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 1.00% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 142 143
Median daily rate £525 £511 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.68% +2.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £427 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £668 £613 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £525 £500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £100.00 £100.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.73 £71.00
% change year-on-year
- -53.90%
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%

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in London

Technical Architect
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Technical Architect Daily Rate Trend in London

Technical Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Architect across the London region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Technical Architect Daily Rate Histogram in London

Technical Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Technical Architect Hourly Rate Trend in London

Technical Architect
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Architect within the London region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +7 25 £513 +2.50% 14
Westminster - 5 £513 - 1
Croydon -10 4 £550 +22.22%
Brentford +7 2 £563 +32.35%
Bromley 0 2 £575 -
Canary Wharf -3 1 £425 -
Technical Architect
England

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 Technical Architect in the job title.

1 228 (42.30%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (22.26%) Java
3 83 (15.40%) Scrum
4 80 (14.84%) Finance
5 74 (13.73%) Open Source
6 67 (12.43%) Security Cleared
7 66 (12.24%) Technical Architecture
7 66 (12.24%) Migration
8 64 (11.87%) Oracle
9 62 (11.50%) TDD
10 61 (11.32%) .NET
10 61 (11.32%) Data Modelling
11 60 (11.13%) Microsoft
11 60 (11.13%) Amazon AWS
12 59 (10.95%) Windows
13 56 (10.39%) UML
13 56 (10.39%) Mentoring
14 53 (9.83%) HTML
15 52 (9.65%) VMware
15 52 (9.65%) REST
16 48 (8.91%) SQL
17 47 (8.72%) SC Cleared
18 45 (8.35%) Microsoft Azure
19 44 (8.16%) SOA
20 43 (7.98%) CSS
21 42 (7.79%) Linux
21 42 (7.79%) Stakeholder Management
21 42 (7.79%) Salesforce.com
21 42 (7.79%) Product Management
22 41 (7.61%) Microservices

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 22 (4.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 18 (3.34%) CMS
3 13 (2.41%) Apache Spark
4 9 (1.67%) SharePoint
5 8 (1.48%) Apache
6 7 (1.30%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (1.30%) JBoss
6 7 (1.30%) Skype for Business
7 6 (1.11%) Cloud Foundry
7 6 (1.11%) OpenStack
7 6 (1.11%) WebLogic
7 6 (1.11%) WebSphere
8 5 (0.93%) IIS
8 5 (0.93%) MS Exchange
8 5 (0.93%) Mule
8 5 (0.93%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.74%) SAS
10 3 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (0.56%) Oracle Coherence
10 3 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 19 (3.53%) MS Excel
2 13 (2.41%) MS Office
3 1 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.19%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 20 (3.71%) Eloqua
2 14 (2.60%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (1.86%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.56%) Oracle Assets
6 2 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.37%) Oracle HRMS
7 1 (0.19%) Adobe Campaign
7 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.19%) Magento
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.19%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.19%) SAP GTS
7 1 (0.19%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 60 (11.13%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (8.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (5.57%) IaaS
4 22 (4.08%) PaaS
5 21 (3.90%) SaaS
6 19 (3.53%) Office 365
7 15 (2.78%) Google Apps
8 10 (1.86%) Azure Active Directory
9 9 (1.67%) Google Cloud Platform
9 9 (1.67%) Trello
10 6 (1.11%) Boomi
11 4 (0.74%) AWS CloudFormation
11 4 (0.74%) Force.com
11 4 (0.74%) GitHub
12 3 (0.56%) OpenShift
13 2 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
13 2 (0.37%) OneDrive
14 1 (0.19%) CloudBees
14 1 (0.19%) Google App Engine
14 1 (0.19%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 27 (5.01%) Firewall
2 17 (3.15%) Internet
2 17 (3.15%) TCP/IP
3 12 (2.23%) LAN
4 11 (2.04%) WAN
5 10 (1.86%) VPN
5 10 (1.86%) Wireless
6 9 (1.67%) SAN
6 9 (1.67%) Skype
7 8 (1.48%) VLAN
8 7 (1.30%) iSCSI
8 7 (1.30%) Network Security
9 5 (0.93%) Cisco Wireless
9 5 (0.93%) DNS
10 4 (0.74%) DMZ
11 3 (0.56%) AMQP
11 3 (0.56%) CTI
11 3 (0.56%) LDAP
11 3 (0.56%) MQTT
11 3 (0.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (6.49%) NoSQL
2 30 (5.57%) PostgreSQL
2 30 (5.57%) SQL Server
3 29 (5.38%) MongoDB
4 26 (4.82%) Apache Cassandra
5 25 (4.64%) MySQL
6 20 (3.71%) Big Data
7 15 (2.78%) Hadoop
8 12 (2.23%) Data Warehouse
9 11 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (1.30%) Oracle BI EE
10 7 (1.30%) Oracle Database
11 6 (1.11%) Neo4j
12 5 (0.93%) Adabas
12 5 (0.93%) Apache Hive
12 5 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
12 5 (0.93%) Relational Database
13 4 (0.74%) Datomic
13 4 (0.74%) QlikView
13 4 (0.74%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (2.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (2.04%) Git (software)
2 11 (2.04%) Jenkins
3 8 (1.48%) JUnit
3 8 (1.48%) Visual Studio
4 6 (1.11%) Selenium
5 5 (0.93%) Capybara
5 5 (0.93%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (0.93%) Oracle APEX
5 5 (0.93%) TestNG
6 4 (0.74%) JIRA
6 4 (0.74%) Maven
6 4 (0.74%) Talend Open Studio
7 3 (0.56%) Ant
7 3 (0.56%) Jasmine
7 3 (0.56%) Vagrant
8 2 (0.37%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.37%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.37%) Hudson
8 2 (0.37%) Subversion
General
1 80 (14.84%) Finance
2 40 (7.42%) Banking
3 32 (5.94%) Marketing
4 10 (1.86%) Legal
4 10 (1.86%) Retail
5 9 (1.67%) Investment Banking
5 9 (1.67%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.30%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.11%) Law
8 4 (0.74%) Electronics
9 3 (0.56%) Front Office
9 3 (0.56%) Games
9 3 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.56%) Wholesale Banking
10 2 (0.37%) Back Office
11 1 (0.19%) Advertising
11 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.19%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (11.32%) .NET
2 53 (9.83%) HTML
3 52 (9.65%) REST
4 43 (7.98%) CSS
5 38 (7.05%) HTML5
6 37 (6.86%) JSON
7 31 (5.75%) Web Services
8 28 (5.19%) CSS3
9 25 (4.64%) Spring
10 23 (4.27%) RESTful
10 23 (4.27%) SOAP
11 22 (4.08%) Ajax
11 22 (4.08%) Ruby on Rails
12 21 (3.90%) XML
13 20 (3.71%) .NET Framework
14 19 (3.53%) Hibernate
15 18 (3.34%) Play Framework
16 17 (3.15%) Django
16 17 (3.15%) JMS
17 16 (2.97%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 31 (5.75%) Data Centre
2 30 (5.57%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (3.71%) Algorithms
3 20 (3.71%) User Experience
4 19 (3.53%) Data Structures
5 18 (3.34%) Management Information System
6 16 (2.97%) Hybrid Cloud
7 15 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
8 14 (2.60%) Data Integration
9 13 (2.41%) CESG
10 8 (1.48%) Blog
11 7 (1.30%) Computer Science
11 7 (1.30%) Mobile App
12 6 (1.11%) Client/Server
12 6 (1.11%) Fintech
12 6 (1.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 6 (1.11%) Mainframe
13 5 (0.93%) Fat Client
13 5 (0.93%) Taxonomies
13 5 (0.93%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 59 (10.95%) Windows
2 42 (7.79%) Linux
3 22 (4.08%) Windows Server
4 18 (3.34%) Unix
5 17 (3.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (2.23%) Windows 10
8 8 (1.48%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (1.30%) Android
9 7 (1.30%) Apple iOS
10 5 (0.93%) AIX
10 5 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (0.93%) Solaris
11 4 (0.74%) VMS
12 2 (0.37%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (0.37%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.37%) zOS
13 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.19%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.19%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 228 (42.30%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (15.40%) Scrum
3 74 (13.73%) Open Source
4 66 (12.24%) Migration
4 66 (12.24%) Technical Architecture
5 62 (11.50%) TDD
6 61 (11.32%) Data Modelling
7 56 (10.39%) Mentoring
7 56 (10.39%) UML
8 44 (8.16%) SOA
9 42 (7.79%) Product Management
9 42 (7.79%) Stakeholder Management
10 41 (7.61%) Microservices
11 34 (6.31%) Kanban
12 33 (6.12%) TOGAF
13 30 (5.57%) User Stories
14 29 (5.38%) Continuous Delivery
14 29 (5.38%) Continuous Integration
14 29 (5.38%) Enterprise Architecture
15 28 (5.19%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 120 (22.26%) Java
2 48 (8.91%) SQL
3 34 (6.31%) C#
4 31 (5.75%) Ruby
5 29 (5.38%) JavaScript
5 29 (5.38%) Python
6 27 (5.01%) Scala
7 12 (2.23%) Apex Code
8 10 (1.86%) C
9 8 (1.48%) C++
10 6 (1.11%) Groovy
10 6 (1.11%) PHP
10 6 (1.11%) PL/SQL
11 5 (0.93%) Clojure
12 4 (0.74%) COBOL
12 4 (0.74%) Erlang
12 4 (0.74%) Go
13 3 (0.56%) NATURAL
13 3 (0.56%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.37%) Perl
Qualifications
1 67 (12.43%) Security Cleared
2 47 (8.72%) SC Cleared
3 14 (2.60%) BPSS Clearance
3 14 (2.60%) Degree
4 11 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (1.30%) ISEB
6 6 (1.11%) CCNP
7 4 (0.74%) BC Cleared
7 4 (0.74%) CISSP
7 4 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.56%) CISM
8 3 (0.56%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.37%) CCIE
9 2 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.37%) MCSE
9 2 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.19%) CITP
10 1 (0.19%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.19%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.19%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.90%) QA
2 9 (1.67%) Data Quality
3 7 (1.30%) COBIT
3 7 (1.30%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.56%) MiFID
4 3 (0.56%) Solvency II
5 2 (0.37%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.37%) SEPA
6 1 (0.19%) GxP
6 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 35 (6.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (5.38%) Active Directory
3 21 (3.90%) Hyper-V
4 14 (2.60%) Docker
5 11 (2.04%) Virtual Servers
6 6 (1.11%) vCloud
7 5 (0.93%) VMware ESX
7 5 (0.93%) vSphere
8 4 (0.74%) XenApp
8 4 (0.74%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.37%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 1 (0.19%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.19%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.19%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.19%) iptables
10 1 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.19%) Platform Symphony
10 1 (0.19%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 18 (3.34%) Puppet
2 17 (3.15%) Ansible
3 15 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (2.23%) SCCM
5 7 (1.30%) AirWatch
6 6 (1.11%) Kubernetes
6 6 (1.11%) Microsoft Intune
7 5 (0.93%) NetBackup
8 4 (0.74%) BladeLogic
9 3 (0.56%) SCOM
9 3 (0.56%) Tivoli
10 2 (0.37%) Cisco IPCC
10 2 (0.37%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 2 (0.37%) Nagios
10 2 (0.37%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 2 (0.37%) Terraform
11 1 (0.19%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.19%) SCOrch
11 1 (0.19%) Simpana
11 1 (0.19%) vRealize
Vendors
1 64 (11.87%) Oracle
2 60 (11.13%) Microsoft
3 52 (9.65%) VMware
4 42 (7.79%) Salesforce.com
5 27 (5.01%) Cisco
6 25 (4.64%) Google
6 25 (4.64%) SAP
7 20 (3.71%) Citrix
8 14 (2.60%) Apigee
9 12 (2.23%) IBM
9 12 (2.23%) Rackspace
10 11 (2.04%) HP
10 11 (2.04%) Hyperion
11 10 (1.86%) Adobe
11 10 (1.86%) Juniper
12 8 (1.48%) Informatica
13 7 (1.30%) Apple
13 7 (1.30%) Dell
13 7 (1.30%) MobileIron
14 6 (1.11%) Varonis
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