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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architect
Rank 165 218 232
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +14
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 348 261 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.51% 1.10% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.59% 1.16% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 171 143
Median daily rate £525 £550 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +7.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £406
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £655 £637
UK excluding London median daily rate £480 £510 £475
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +7.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £100.00 £100.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £71.00
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
21925 22482 22648
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.93% 94.67% 95.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 15635 15732 15384
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 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 253 345 439
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £42.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 +19 33 £513 -2.38% 8
Westminster - 7 £513 -
Croydon -6 6 £563 +25.00%
Canary Wharf +4 2 £463 -
Brentford - 2 £563 -
Bromley - 2 £575 -
Docklands, London - 2 - -
Feltham - 1 £572 -
Technical Architect
England

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 August 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.

1 223 (40.99%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (24.82%) Java
3 80 (14.71%) Scrum
4 77 (14.15%) Open Source
5 75 (13.79%) Finance
6 71 (13.05%) Migration
7 70 (12.87%) Technical Architecture
8 69 (12.68%) .NET
9 68 (12.50%) Oracle
9 68 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
10 65 (11.95%) Security Cleared
11 64 (11.76%) TDD
11 64 (11.76%) Microsoft
12 61 (11.21%) Data Modelling
12 61 (11.21%) Windows
12 61 (11.21%) Mentoring
13 58 (10.66%) REST
14 56 (10.29%) HTML
15 55 (10.11%) UML
16 52 (9.56%) Linux
16 52 (9.56%) SOA
17 51 (9.38%) VMware
18 49 (9.01%) CSS
19 47 (8.64%) SC Cleared
20 43 (7.90%) Microsoft Azure
20 43 (7.90%) SQL
20 43 (7.90%) Microservices
21 42 (7.72%) HTML5
22 40 (7.35%) JSON
23 39 (7.17%) Salesforce.com

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 20 (3.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 19 (3.49%) CMS
3 17 (3.13%) Apache Spark
4 10 (1.84%) OpenStack
4 10 (1.84%) SharePoint
5 9 (1.65%) Apache
5 9 (1.65%) Cloud Foundry
6 7 (1.29%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (1.29%) JBoss
6 7 (1.29%) Skype for Business
7 6 (1.10%) IIS
7 6 (1.10%) WebLogic
7 6 (1.10%) WebSphere
8 5 (0.92%) MS Exchange
8 5 (0.92%) Mule
8 5 (0.92%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.74%) Apache Pig
9 4 (0.74%) SAS
9 4 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 21 (3.86%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.02%) MS Office
3 2 (0.37%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.18%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (0.18%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 19 (3.49%) Eloqua
2 15 (2.76%) Oracle EBS
3 12 (2.21%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.55%) Magento
5 3 (0.55%) Oracle Assets
6 2 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.37%) Oracle HRMS
7 1 (0.18%) Adobe Campaign
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.18%) SAP GTS
Cloud Services
1 68 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (7.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (5.15%) IaaS
4 22 (4.04%) PaaS
5 19 (3.49%) SaaS
6 18 (3.31%) Office 365
7 14 (2.57%) Google Apps
8 10 (1.84%) AWS CloudFormation
8 10 (1.84%) Google Cloud Platform
9 8 (1.47%) Azure Active Directory
9 8 (1.47%) Trello
10 6 (1.10%) Boomi
11 5 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
11 5 (0.92%) GitHub
12 4 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
12 4 (0.74%) Amazon S3
12 4 (0.74%) Force.com
13 3 (0.55%) Amazon ELB
13 3 (0.55%) Amazon EMR
13 3 (0.55%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.23%) Firewall
2 15 (2.76%) TCP/IP
3 14 (2.57%) Internet
4 11 (2.02%) SAN
5 9 (1.65%) Skype
6 8 (1.47%) LAN
7 7 (1.29%) DNS
7 7 (1.29%) VPN
7 7 (1.29%) WAN
7 7 (1.29%) Wireless
8 6 (1.10%) VLAN
9 5 (0.92%) iSCSI
9 5 (0.92%) Network Security
10 3 (0.55%) AMQP
10 3 (0.55%) CTI
10 3 (0.55%) HTTP
10 3 (0.55%) LDAP
10 3 (0.55%) MQTT
10 3 (0.55%) VoIP
11 2 (0.37%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (6.62%) NoSQL
2 32 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
3 31 (5.70%) MongoDB
4 30 (5.51%) SQL Server
5 27 (4.96%) Apache Cassandra
6 24 (4.41%) MySQL
7 21 (3.86%) Big Data
8 17 (3.13%) Hadoop
9 12 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
11 9 (1.65%) Neo4j
12 7 (1.29%) Datomic
12 7 (1.29%) Oracle BI EE
12 7 (1.29%) Oracle Database
13 5 (0.92%) Apache Hive
13 5 (0.92%) Oracle Database 11g
13 5 (0.92%) Relational Database
14 4 (0.74%) Amazon RDS
14 4 (0.74%) Hazelcast
14 4 (0.74%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (2.39%) Git (software)
1 13 (2.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (2.21%) Jenkins
3 8 (1.47%) JUnit
3 8 (1.47%) Visual Studio
4 6 (1.10%) Maven
4 6 (1.10%) Selenium
5 5 (0.92%) Capybara
5 5 (0.92%) JIRA
5 5 (0.92%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (0.92%) Oracle APEX
5 5 (0.92%) TestNG
6 4 (0.74%) Talend Open Studio
7 3 (0.55%) Ant
7 3 (0.55%) Jasmine
7 3 (0.55%) Vagrant
8 2 (0.37%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.37%) HP UFT
8 2 (0.37%) LoadRunner
8 2 (0.37%) Xcode
General
1 75 (13.79%) Finance
2 37 (6.80%) Banking
3 34 (6.25%) Marketing
4 17 (3.13%) Retail
5 10 (1.84%) Legal
5 10 (1.84%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.10%) Investment Banking
6 6 (1.10%) Law
6 6 (1.10%) Manufacturing
7 5 (0.92%) Games
8 3 (0.55%) Electronics
8 3 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.55%) Wholesale Banking
9 2 (0.37%) Back Office
9 2 (0.37%) Front Office
10 1 (0.18%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.18%) Automotive
10 1 (0.18%) French Language
10 1 (0.18%) German Language
10 1 (0.18%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (12.68%) .NET
2 58 (10.66%) REST
3 56 (10.29%) HTML
4 49 (9.01%) CSS
5 42 (7.72%) HTML5
6 40 (7.35%) JSON
7 32 (5.88%) Web Services
8 30 (5.51%) CSS3
9 28 (5.15%) Spring
10 27 (4.96%) RESTful
11 24 (4.41%) Ruby on Rails
11 24 (4.41%) SOAP
11 24 (4.41%) XML
12 22 (4.04%) Ajax
13 21 (3.86%) .NET Framework
13 21 (3.86%) JMS
14 20 (3.68%) Node.js
15 19 (3.49%) Hibernate
15 19 (3.49%) J2EE
15 19 (3.49%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 33 (6.07%) Data Centre
2 28 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (3.68%) Algorithms
4 19 (3.49%) Data Structures
5 18 (3.31%) Enterprise Software
6 17 (3.13%) Hybrid Cloud
6 17 (3.13%) Management Information System
6 17 (3.13%) User Experience
7 15 (2.76%) Data Integration
8 12 (2.21%) CESG
9 9 (1.65%) Client/Server
9 9 (1.65%) Computer Science
10 8 (1.47%) Blog
11 7 (1.29%) Mobile App
11 7 (1.29%) Performance Metrics
12 6 (1.10%) Fat Client
12 6 (1.10%) Thin Client
13 5 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 5 (0.92%) Taxonomies
14 4 (0.74%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 61 (11.21%) Windows
2 52 (9.56%) Linux
3 22 (4.04%) Windows Server
4 16 (2.94%) Unix
4 16 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (2.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (2.02%) Windows 10
7 8 (1.47%) Android
7 8 (1.47%) Apple iOS
8 6 (1.10%) AIX
8 6 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.92%) Solaris
10 4 (0.74%) VMS
11 2 (0.37%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (0.37%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (0.37%) zOS
12 1 (0.18%) CentOS
12 1 (0.18%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (40.99%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (14.71%) Scrum
3 77 (14.15%) Open Source
4 71 (13.05%) Migration
5 70 (12.87%) Technical Architecture
6 64 (11.76%) TDD
7 61 (11.21%) Data Modelling
7 61 (11.21%) Mentoring
8 55 (10.11%) UML
9 52 (9.56%) SOA
10 43 (7.90%) Microservices
11 36 (6.62%) Continuous Integration
11 36 (6.62%) Product Management
12 35 (6.43%) Stakeholder Management
13 34 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
14 32 (5.88%) Kanban
15 31 (5.70%) DevOps
16 30 (5.51%) Configuration Management
16 30 (5.51%) TOGAF
16 30 (5.51%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 135 (24.82%) Java
2 43 (7.90%) SQL
3 36 (6.62%) C#
4 33 (6.07%) JavaScript
4 33 (6.07%) Ruby
5 29 (5.33%) Scala
6 28 (5.15%) Python
7 11 (2.02%) Apex Code
7 11 (2.02%) C
8 9 (1.65%) C++
9 8 (1.47%) Clojure
9 8 (1.47%) Groovy
9 8 (1.47%) PHP
10 7 (1.29%) Erlang
10 7 (1.29%) Go
11 5 (0.92%) PL/SQL
12 4 (0.74%) COBOL
13 3 (0.55%) PowerShell
13 3 (0.55%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.37%) R
Qualifications
1 65 (11.95%) Security Cleared
2 47 (8.64%) SC Cleared
3 18 (3.31%) Degree
4 13 (2.39%) BPSS Clearance
5 9 (1.65%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (1.10%) CCNP
6 6 (1.10%) ISEB
7 4 (0.74%) BC Cleared
8 3 (0.55%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.37%) CCIE
9 2 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.18%) CCDA
10 1 (0.18%) CCDP
10 1 (0.18%) CISSP
10 1 (0.18%) CITP
10 1 (0.18%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.18%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.18%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.86%) QA
2 9 (1.65%) Data Quality
3 7 (1.29%) COBIT
3 7 (1.29%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.55%) Solvency II
5 2 (0.37%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.37%) SEPA
6 1 (0.18%) GxP
6 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 36 (6.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (4.96%) Active Directory
3 18 (3.31%) Hyper-V
4 17 (3.13%) Docker
5 11 (2.02%) Virtual Servers
6 7 (1.29%) vCloud
7 6 (1.10%) VMware ESX
8 5 (0.92%) vSphere
8 5 (0.92%) XenDesktop
9 4 (0.74%) XenApp
10 2 (0.37%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 2 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.18%) Apache Flume
11 1 (0.18%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.18%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.18%) iptables
11 1 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.18%) Platform Symphony
11 1 (0.18%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 20 (3.68%) Puppet
2 18 (3.31%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (2.94%) Ansible
4 11 (2.02%) SCCM
5 6 (1.10%) AirWatch
5 6 (1.10%) Kubernetes
5 6 (1.10%) Microsoft Intune
6 5 (0.92%) BladeLogic
6 5 (0.92%) NetBackup
7 3 (0.55%) SCOM
7 3 (0.55%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.37%) Cisco IPCC
8 2 (0.37%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (0.37%) Nagios
8 2 (0.37%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (0.37%) Terraform
9 1 (0.18%) CFEngine
9 1 (0.18%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.18%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.18%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 68 (12.50%) Oracle
2 64 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 51 (9.38%) VMware
4 39 (7.17%) Salesforce.com
5 27 (4.96%) Google
6 24 (4.41%) SAP
7 23 (4.23%) Cisco
8 18 (3.31%) Citrix
9 14 (2.57%) Apigee
9 14 (2.57%) IBM
10 13 (2.39%) HP
11 12 (2.21%) Rackspace
12 11 (2.02%) Hyperion
13 10 (1.84%) Juniper
14 8 (1.47%) Informatica
15 7 (1.29%) Adobe
15 7 (1.29%) Dell
15 7 (1.29%) Teradata
16 6 (1.10%) MobileIron
16 6 (1.10%) TIBCO
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