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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Architect
England / London
Rank 196 210 213
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 233 224 224
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.22% 1.07% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 1.12% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 141 146
Median daily rate £550 £525 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £450 £420
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £655 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £503 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £100.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £32.50

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
18146 19966 19997
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.94% 95.10% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 12978 14043 14217
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 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 237 310 345
Median hourly rate £21.75 £17.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.56% +1.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 -2 25 £563 -7.02% 10
Croydon -4 6 - -
Technical Architect
England

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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.

1 128 (29.09%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (19.09%) Java
3 81 (18.41%) Security Cleared
4 78 (17.73%) Finance
5 71 (16.14%) SQL
6 67 (15.23%) Windows
7 66 (15.00%) Migration
8 64 (14.55%) Microsoft
9 63 (14.32%) SC Cleared
10 62 (14.09%) SQL Server
11 59 (13.41%) Oracle
12 58 (13.18%) .NET
12 58 (13.18%) Technical Architecture
13 53 (12.05%) TOGAF
14 51 (11.59%) Scrum
15 45 (10.23%) Microsoft Azure
16 41 (9.32%) Active Directory
17 39 (8.86%) Open Source
18 38 (8.64%) SOA
19 37 (8.41%) C#
19 37 (8.41%) UML
20 36 (8.18%) Python
20 36 (8.18%) Amazon AWS
21 35 (7.95%) Banking
22 34 (7.73%) VPN
22 34 (7.73%) Stakeholder Management
22 34 (7.73%) VMware
23 33 (7.50%) Microservices
24 32 (7.27%) Data Modelling
25 30 (6.82%) TDD

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 (5.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 18 (4.09%) CMS
3 15 (3.41%) SharePoint
4 10 (2.27%) JBoss
5 9 (2.05%) BizTalk Server
5 9 (2.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 7 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (1.59%) MS Exchange
6 7 (1.59%) Skype for Business
6 7 (1.59%) Tomcat
7 6 (1.36%) Apache
7 6 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (1.36%) IIS
7 6 (1.36%) WebSphere
8 5 (1.14%) Apache Solr
8 5 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (1.14%) NServiceBus
9 3 (0.68%) Confluence
9 3 (0.68%) OpenStack
Applications
1 16 (3.64%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.91%) MS Office
3 2 (0.45%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (0.91%) Eloqua
2 2 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.45%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.23%) Endur
3 1 (0.23%) Magento
3 1 (0.23%) Maximo
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (0.23%) SAP APO
3 1 (0.23%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.23%) SAP EWM
3 1 (0.23%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 45 (10.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (8.18%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (5.68%) Office 365
4 18 (4.09%) IaaS
5 13 (2.95%) PaaS
6 12 (2.73%) SaaS
7 11 (2.50%) Google Cloud Platform
8 10 (2.27%) OpenShift
9 9 (2.05%) Azure Active Directory
10 8 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
11 5 (1.14%) Google App Engine
11 5 (1.14%) Google Drive
12 4 (0.91%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 4 (0.91%) Amazon S3
12 4 (0.91%) IBM Cloud
12 4 (0.91%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 3 (0.68%) Amazon ELB
13 3 (0.68%) Force.com
13 3 (0.68%) G Suite
14 2 (0.45%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 34 (7.73%) VPN
2 25 (5.68%) Firewall
3 24 (5.45%) DNS
4 21 (4.77%) DHCP
4 21 (4.77%) WAN
5 16 (3.64%) Internet
6 12 (2.73%) LAN
7 11 (2.50%) VLAN
8 9 (2.05%) Wireless
9 8 (1.82%) Network Security
9 8 (1.82%) SAN
10 7 (1.59%) Remote Desktop
11 6 (1.36%) Skype
12 5 (1.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 5 (1.14%) IPsec
12 5 (1.14%) MPLS
12 5 (1.14%) SSL
12 5 (1.14%) TCP/IP
13 4 (0.91%) DMZ
13 4 (0.91%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (14.09%) SQL Server
2 23 (5.23%) NoSQL
3 17 (3.86%) Big Data
3 17 (3.86%) MongoDB
4 12 (2.73%) Apache Cassandra
5 11 (2.50%) MySQL
5 11 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (2.27%) Amazon RDS
7 9 (2.05%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (1.59%) Apache Hive
8 7 (1.59%) Hadoop
8 7 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (1.36%) DataStage
10 5 (1.14%) Adabas
10 5 (1.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 5 (1.14%) Endeca
10 5 (1.14%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.91%) Neo4j
12 3 (0.68%) HBase
12 3 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (2.05%) Jenkins
1 9 (2.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (1.82%) Visual Studio
3 5 (1.14%) Moq
3 5 (1.14%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (0.91%) Git (software)
4 4 (0.91%) JIRA
5 3 (0.68%) Jasmine
5 3 (0.68%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (0.45%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (0.45%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.23%) Ant
7 1 (0.23%) Apache Continuum
7 1 (0.23%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.23%) Maven
7 1 (0.23%) SonarQube
7 1 (0.23%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.23%) webpack
General
1 78 (17.73%) Finance
2 35 (7.95%) Banking
3 12 (2.73%) Marketing
4 9 (2.05%) Investment Banking
5 7 (1.59%) Legal
5 7 (1.59%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.36%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.14%) Retail
8 4 (0.91%) Front Office
9 3 (0.68%) Billing
9 3 (0.68%) Electronics
9 3 (0.68%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.68%) Prime Brokerage
10 2 (0.45%) Automotive
10 2 (0.45%) Back Office
10 2 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.23%) Advertising
11 1 (0.23%) Games
11 1 (0.23%) Law
11 1 (0.23%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (13.18%) .NET
2 28 (6.36%) HTML
3 27 (6.14%) REST
4 26 (5.91%) Web Services
5 22 (5.00%) JSON
6 21 (4.77%) CSS
7 19 (4.32%) RESTful
8 18 (4.09%) HTML5
9 17 (3.86%) Middleware
10 15 (3.41%) J2EE
11 14 (3.18%) ASP.NET
12 13 (2.95%) SOAP
13 12 (2.73%) AngularJS
13 12 (2.73%) Spring
13 12 (2.73%) XML
14 11 (2.50%) WCF
15 10 (2.27%) .NET Framework
15 10 (2.27%) CSS3
15 10 (2.27%) React
16 8 (1.82%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 24 (5.45%) Data Centre
1 24 (5.45%) User Experience
2 17 (3.86%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (3.86%) Hybrid Cloud
2 17 (3.86%) PKI
3 12 (2.73%) Computer Science
4 10 (2.27%) Mobile App
5 9 (2.05%) Virtual Team
6 8 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (1.82%) Management Information System
6 8 (1.82%) Video Conferencing
7 7 (1.59%) Inversion of Control
8 6 (1.36%) CESG
8 6 (1.36%) Clustering
8 6 (1.36%) Fat Client
8 6 (1.36%) Fintech
8 6 (1.36%) Replication
8 6 (1.36%) Thin Client
9 5 (1.14%) Mainframe
9 5 (1.14%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 67 (15.23%) Windows
2 28 (6.36%) Linux
3 27 (6.14%) Unix
3 27 (6.14%) Windows Server
4 19 (4.32%) Windows 10
5 12 (2.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (2.05%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (2.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.91%) Android
7 4 (0.91%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.45%) AIX
10 1 (0.23%) CentOS
10 1 (0.23%) Fedora
10 1 (0.23%) SUSE
10 1 (0.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (29.09%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (15.00%) Migration
3 58 (13.18%) Technical Architecture
4 53 (12.05%) TOGAF
5 51 (11.59%) Scrum
6 39 (8.86%) Open Source
7 38 (8.64%) SOA
8 37 (8.41%) UML
9 34 (7.73%) Stakeholder Management
10 33 (7.50%) Microservices
11 32 (7.27%) Data Modelling
12 30 (6.82%) TDD
13 27 (6.14%) E-Commerce
14 22 (5.00%) Product Management
15 21 (4.77%) DevOps
16 19 (4.32%) Enterprise Architecture
16 19 (4.32%) Information Security
16 19 (4.32%) Kanban
16 19 (4.32%) Waterfall
17 17 (3.86%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 84 (19.09%) Java
2 71 (16.14%) SQL
3 37 (8.41%) C#
4 36 (8.18%) Python
5 22 (5.00%) JavaScript
6 21 (4.77%) C
7 17 (3.86%) Scala
8 13 (2.95%) Ruby
9 9 (2.05%) T-SQL
10 8 (1.82%) TypeScript
11 6 (1.36%) PowerShell
12 5 (1.14%) ActionScript
12 5 (1.14%) Apex Code
12 5 (1.14%) Bash Shell
12 5 (1.14%) PL/SQL
13 4 (0.91%) C++
14 3 (0.68%) ActionScript 2.0
14 3 (0.68%) NATURAL
14 3 (0.68%) PHP
15 2 (0.45%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 81 (18.41%) Security Cleared
2 63 (14.32%) SC Cleared
3 14 (3.18%) Degree
4 13 (2.95%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (2.73%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (2.50%) MCSE
7 9 (2.05%) CCIE
8 7 (1.59%) DV Cleared
8 7 (1.59%) ISEB
9 6 (1.36%) CCNP
9 6 (1.36%) MCP
10 5 (1.14%) BPSS Clearance
10 5 (1.14%) CCNA
10 5 (1.14%) CISSP
11 4 (0.91%) EMC Certification
11 4 (0.91%) MCITP
12 3 (0.68%) CISM
12 3 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.45%) CISA
13 2 (0.45%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.27%) COBIT
2 9 (2.05%) QA
3 5 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.91%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.68%) MiFID
6 2 (0.45%) BS7799
6 2 (0.45%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.45%) SEPA
System Software
1 41 (9.32%) Active Directory
2 22 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (3.64%) Hyper-V
4 14 (3.18%) Docker
5 6 (1.36%) Terminal Services
6 3 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (0.68%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.45%) NFS
7 2 (0.45%) Snort
7 2 (0.45%) vCloud
7 2 (0.45%) XenApp
8 1 (0.23%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.23%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.23%) GPFS
8 1 (0.23%) HDFS
8 1 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.23%) vSphere
8 1 (0.23%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.23%) zsh
Systems Management
1 19 (4.32%) Microsoft Intune
2 18 (4.09%) SCCM
3 16 (3.64%) SCOM
4 6 (1.36%) Ansible
5 4 (0.91%) AirWatch
6 3 (0.68%) Puppet
7 2 (0.45%) Cisco IPCC
7 2 (0.45%) Terraform
8 1 (0.23%) Ambari
8 1 (0.23%) CA Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.23%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.23%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.23%) Marathon
8 1 (0.23%) Mesos
8 1 (0.23%) MOM
8 1 (0.23%) Oozie
8 1 (0.23%) OpenSSO
8 1 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.23%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.23%) vRealize
Vendors
1 64 (14.55%) Microsoft
2 59 (13.41%) Oracle
3 34 (7.73%) VMware
4 28 (6.36%) Cisco
5 24 (5.45%) Salesforce.com
6 20 (4.55%) Adobe
7 18 (4.09%) Citrix
7 18 (4.09%) IBM
8 17 (3.86%) Google
9 10 (2.27%) Palo Alto
10 9 (2.05%) Apigee
11 7 (1.59%) EMC
11 7 (1.59%) SAP
12 6 (1.36%) ATG
12 6 (1.36%) CheckPoint
12 6 (1.36%) F5
12 6 (1.36%) Juniper
12 6 (1.36%) PeopleSoft
13 5 (1.14%) Software AG
14 4 (0.91%) HP
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