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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architect
Rank 227 209 204
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 215 241 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.00% 1.07% 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 1.13% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 150 173
Median daily rate £550 £513 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.31% -2.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £525 £513
% change year-on-year
- +2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £60.00 £100.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £38.64 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +18.87%
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
20325 21355 22289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.64% 95.03% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 14522 15109 16067
Median daily rate £475 £450 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £288 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 294 340 442
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 -18 21 £550 -8.33% 5
Technical Architect
England

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 174 (33.66%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (19.73%) Java
3 87 (16.83%) Security Cleared
4 85 (16.44%) SQL
5 83 (16.05%) Migration
6 74 (14.31%) Finance
6 74 (14.31%) Windows
7 73 (14.12%) Technical Architecture
8 71 (13.73%) Microsoft
9 66 (12.77%) .NET
9 66 (12.77%) SC Cleared
10 63 (12.19%) Oracle
11 60 (11.61%) Scrum
12 54 (10.44%) SQL Server
13 53 (10.25%) Data Modelling
14 51 (9.86%) VMware
14 51 (9.86%) TOGAF
15 46 (8.90%) Active Directory
16 45 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
17 44 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
17 44 (8.51%) Python
18 42 (8.12%) TDD
19 41 (7.93%) C#
19 41 (7.93%) HTML
20 40 (7.74%) SOA
20 40 (7.74%) Open Source
21 39 (7.54%) UML
22 37 (7.16%) Salesforce.com
22 37 (7.16%) Microservices
23 34 (6.58%) Linux

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 26 (5.03%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 21 (4.06%) CMS
3 17 (3.29%) SharePoint
4 9 (1.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 9 (1.74%) Skype for Business
5 8 (1.55%) Apache Spark
6 7 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (1.16%) IIS
7 6 (1.16%) JBoss
7 6 (1.16%) OpenStack
8 5 (0.97%) Apache Solr
8 5 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (0.77%) Apache
9 4 (0.77%) Cloud Foundry
9 4 (0.77%) MS Exchange
9 4 (0.77%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.77%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.58%) Apache Pig
10 3 (0.58%) Drupal
11 2 (0.39%) Mule
Applications
1 19 (3.68%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.32%) MS Office
3 1 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.19%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 13 (2.51%) Eloqua
2 9 (1.74%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.58%) Oracle Assets
6 2 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.39%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.39%) Oracle HRMS
7 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.19%) Magento
7 1 (0.19%) Maximo
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.19%) SAP APO
7 1 (0.19%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.19%) SAP EWM
7 1 (0.19%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 45 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 44 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
3 29 (5.61%) Office 365
4 20 (3.87%) IaaS
5 15 (2.90%) SaaS
6 13 (2.51%) G Suite
6 13 (2.51%) Google Cloud Platform
6 13 (2.51%) PaaS
7 9 (1.74%) Azure Active Directory
7 9 (1.74%) Trello
8 8 (1.55%) OpenShift
9 7 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (0.97%) Force.com
10 5 (0.97%) Google App Engine
10 5 (0.97%) Google Drive
11 4 (0.77%) IBM Cloud
11 4 (0.77%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 3 (0.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 3 (0.58%) Amazon ELB
12 3 (0.58%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 22 (4.26%) VPN
2 21 (4.06%) Firewall
3 17 (3.29%) DNS
4 15 (2.90%) TCP/IP
5 14 (2.71%) Internet
6 13 (2.51%) DHCP
7 12 (2.32%) LAN
8 11 (2.13%) WAN
9 10 (1.93%) Wireless
10 9 (1.74%) Skype
10 9 (1.74%) VLAN
11 7 (1.35%) iSCSI
12 6 (1.16%) SAN
13 5 (0.97%) Cisco Wireless
13 5 (0.97%) Network Security
14 4 (0.77%) DMZ
15 3 (0.58%) HTTP
15 3 (0.58%) LDAP
15 3 (0.58%) NAS
16 2 (0.39%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (10.44%) SQL Server
2 23 (4.45%) NoSQL
3 19 (3.68%) Big Data
4 17 (3.29%) Apache Cassandra
4 17 (3.29%) MongoDB
5 16 (3.09%) PostgreSQL
6 14 (2.71%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (2.32%) MySQL
8 10 (1.93%) Hadoop
9 9 (1.74%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (1.35%) Apache Hive
11 6 (1.16%) DataStage
12 5 (0.97%) Adabas
12 5 (0.97%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 5 (0.97%) Neo4j
13 4 (0.77%) Amazon RDS
13 4 (0.77%) OLTP
13 4 (0.77%) Oracle Database
14 3 (0.58%) Oracle Database 10g
14 3 (0.58%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 11 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (1.74%) Git (software)
2 9 (1.74%) Jenkins
3 8 (1.55%) Visual Studio
4 5 (0.97%) Capybara
4 5 (0.97%) JUnit
4 5 (0.97%) Moq
4 5 (0.97%) Octopus Deploy
4 5 (0.97%) Selenium
4 5 (0.97%) Talend Open Studio
4 5 (0.97%) TestNG
5 4 (0.77%) Oracle APEX
6 3 (0.58%) Jasmine
6 3 (0.58%) JIRA
6 3 (0.58%) Vagrant
7 2 (0.39%) Maven
7 2 (0.39%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.19%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.19%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.19%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 74 (14.31%) Finance
2 33 (6.38%) Banking
3 22 (4.26%) Marketing
4 8 (1.55%) Investment Banking
4 8 (1.55%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.35%) Retail
6 6 (1.16%) Manufacturing
7 5 (0.97%) Electronics
7 5 (0.97%) Financial Institution
8 4 (0.77%) Legal
8 4 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.58%) Billing
9 3 (0.58%) Front Office
9 3 (0.58%) Prime Brokerage
10 2 (0.39%) Law
11 1 (0.19%) Automotive
11 1 (0.19%) Back Office
11 1 (0.19%) French Language
11 1 (0.19%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.19%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (12.77%) .NET
2 41 (7.93%) HTML
3 34 (6.58%) CSS
3 34 (6.58%) REST
4 30 (5.80%) Web Services
5 29 (5.61%) HTML5
6 25 (4.84%) JSON
6 25 (4.84%) RESTful
7 19 (3.68%) CSS3
8 18 (3.48%) SOAP
9 17 (3.29%) .NET Framework
10 15 (2.90%) ASP.NET
10 15 (2.90%) Node.js
10 15 (2.90%) XML
11 14 (2.71%) React
12 13 (2.51%) AngularJS
12 13 (2.51%) J2EE
12 13 (2.51%) Middleware
13 12 (2.32%) Ruby on Rails
13 12 (2.32%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 30 (5.80%) Data Centre
2 22 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (3.48%) User Experience
4 15 (2.90%) Computer Science
5 14 (2.71%) Hybrid Cloud
5 14 (2.71%) Management Information System
5 14 (2.71%) PKI
6 13 (2.51%) Algorithms
7 11 (2.13%) Data Structures
8 10 (1.93%) Data Integration
8 10 (1.93%) Mobile App
9 9 (1.74%) CESG
9 9 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (1.55%) Virtual Team
11 7 (1.35%) Inversion of Control
11 7 (1.35%) Reference Data
12 6 (1.16%) Fat Client
12 6 (1.16%) Thin Client
13 5 (0.97%) Mainframe
13 5 (0.97%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 74 (14.31%) Windows
2 34 (6.58%) Linux
3 26 (5.03%) Windows Server
4 23 (4.45%) Unix
4 23 (4.45%) Windows 10
5 12 (2.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (1.55%) Android
6 8 (1.55%) Apple iOS
7 7 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.58%) VMS
9 2 (0.39%) AIX
9 2 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.39%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.19%) CentOS
10 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.19%) SUSE
10 1 (0.19%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.19%) Windows Phone 8
10 1 (0.19%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (33.66%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (16.05%) Migration
3 73 (14.12%) Technical Architecture
4 60 (11.61%) Scrum
5 53 (10.25%) Data Modelling
6 51 (9.86%) TOGAF
7 42 (8.12%) TDD
8 40 (7.74%) Open Source
8 40 (7.74%) SOA
9 39 (7.54%) UML
10 37 (7.16%) Microservices
11 33 (6.38%) Stakeholder Management
12 32 (6.19%) Product Management
13 26 (5.03%) DevOps
13 26 (5.03%) Enterprise Architecture
14 24 (4.64%) Mentoring
15 23 (4.45%) CRM
15 23 (4.45%) E-Commerce
15 23 (4.45%) Information Security
16 22 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 102 (19.73%) Java
2 85 (16.44%) SQL
3 44 (8.51%) Python
4 41 (7.93%) C#
5 29 (5.61%) JavaScript
6 20 (3.87%) Ruby
7 19 (3.68%) C
8 18 (3.48%) Scala
9 9 (1.74%) Apex Code
10 8 (1.55%) T-SQL
11 7 (1.35%) PL/SQL
11 7 (1.35%) TypeScript
12 6 (1.16%) PHP
13 5 (0.97%) ActionScript
13 5 (0.97%) Bash Shell
13 5 (0.97%) C++
14 3 (0.58%) ActionScript 2.0
14 3 (0.58%) NATURAL
14 3 (0.58%) Perl
14 3 (0.58%) R
Qualifications
1 87 (16.83%) Security Cleared
2 66 (12.77%) SC Cleared
3 17 (3.29%) Degree
4 11 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (1.74%) BPSS Clearance
6 8 (1.55%) ISEB
7 6 (1.16%) CCNP
7 6 (1.16%) CISSP
7 6 (1.16%) DV Cleared
8 5 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.58%) CISM
9 3 (0.58%) CLAS
9 3 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.58%) MCSE
10 2 (0.39%) AWS Certification
10 2 (0.39%) BC Cleared
10 2 (0.39%) CISA
10 2 (0.39%) CTC Cleared
10 2 (0.39%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.74%) COBIT
1 9 (1.74%) Data Quality
2 6 (1.16%) QA
3 4 (0.77%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.58%) MiFID
5 2 (0.39%) BS7799
6 1 (0.19%) GxP
6 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.19%) Solvency II
System Software
1 46 (8.90%) Active Directory
2 32 (6.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (4.45%) Hyper-V
4 20 (3.87%) Docker
5 10 (1.93%) Virtual Servers
6 7 (1.35%) vCloud
7 4 (0.77%) vSphere
8 3 (0.58%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (0.58%) XenApp
9 2 (0.39%) NFS
9 2 (0.39%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.19%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.19%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.19%) GPFS
10 1 (0.19%) HDFS
10 1 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.19%) Platform Symphony
10 1 (0.19%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.19%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.19%) zsh
Systems Management
1 20 (3.87%) SCCM
2 18 (3.48%) Microsoft Intune
3 13 (2.51%) SCOM
4 9 (1.74%) Ansible
5 6 (1.16%) AirWatch
6 5 (0.97%) Puppet
7 4 (0.77%) BladeLogic
8 3 (0.58%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 3 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (0.58%) Terraform
9 2 (0.39%) Cisco IPCC
9 2 (0.39%) Kubernetes
10 1 (0.19%) Ambari
10 1 (0.19%) Casper Suite
10 1 (0.19%) HP Data Protector
10 1 (0.19%) Mesos
10 1 (0.19%) Oozie
10 1 (0.19%) OpenSSO
10 1 (0.19%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.19%) WSUS
Vendors
1 71 (13.73%) Microsoft
2 63 (12.19%) Oracle
3 51 (9.86%) VMware
4 37 (7.16%) Salesforce.com
5 29 (5.61%) Google
6 22 (4.26%) Cisco
7 20 (3.87%) Citrix
8 18 (3.48%) Adobe
8 18 (3.48%) IBM
8 18 (3.48%) SAP
9 13 (2.51%) Apigee
10 7 (1.35%) Apple
10 7 (1.35%) MobileIron
11 6 (1.16%) Hyperion
11 6 (1.16%) Informatica
11 6 (1.16%) PeopleSoft
12 5 (0.97%) HP
12 5 (0.97%) Juniper
12 5 (0.97%) Software AG
12 5 (0.97%) Talend