The table below looks at the statistics for Technical Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architecture
Rank 265 257 240
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -17
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 123 146 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.59% 0.67% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 0.85% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 83 86
Average daily rate
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£550 £525 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £363 £369
10% offered a daily rate of more than £633 £650 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £493 £525 £425
% change year-on-year
-6.19% +23.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £44.22
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £44.00 -
Technical Architecture
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
16159 17087 15138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.13% 78.17% 76.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 11564 11767 10514
Average daily rate £450 £445 £428
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 178 237 299
Average hourly rate £22.00 £23.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.38% -12.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £76.75 £49.01
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Technical Architecture across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Technical Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in London

Technical Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Technical Architecture Daily Rate Trend in London

Technical Architecture
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the London region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Technical Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in London

Technical Architecture
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Technical Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in London

Technical Architecture
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Architecture within the London region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -1 22 £550 - 9
Docklands, London +7 3 £555 -12.94%
Canary Wharf +13 2 £750 -
Paddington - - - - 1
Wimbledon - - - -
Brentford - - - - 1
Bromley - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
New Malden - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Technical Architecture
England

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Technical Architecture also 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 that cited Technical Architecture.

1 89 (32.01%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (26.26%) Java
3 70 (25.18%) Finance
4 54 (19.42%) HTML
4 54 (19.42%) Oracle
5 53 (19.06%) SQL
6 52 (18.71%) JavaScript
7 49 (17.63%) Banking
8 47 (16.91%) Microsoft
9 45 (16.19%) Web Services
9 45 (16.19%) Windows
10 43 (15.47%) Linux
11 38 (13.67%) .NET
12 37 (13.31%) ITIL
13 36 (12.95%) Relational Database
14 34 (12.23%) E-Commerce
14 34 (12.23%) Degree
15 33 (11.87%) TOGAF
16 32 (11.51%) Security Cleared
16 32 (11.51%) CSS
16 32 (11.51%) SOA
17 30 (10.79%) Python
17 30 (10.79%) SOAP
17 30 (10.79%) Scrum
18 29 (10.43%) Enterprise Architecture
18 29 (10.43%) Analytical Skills
19 28 (10.07%) SC Cleared
19 28 (10.07%) C#
20 27 (9.71%) UNIX
21 26 (9.35%) Project Management

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Technical Architecture also 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 that cited Technical Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (3.60%) IIS
2 7 (2.52%) Apache
2 7 (2.52%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.16%) Drupal
4 5 (1.80%) Tomcat
4 5 (1.80%) Node.js
5 4 (1.44%) Adobe CQ
5 4 (1.44%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (1.44%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.08%) CMS
6 3 (1.08%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (1.08%) Apache Solr
6 3 (1.08%) Apache Pig
6 3 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.72%) Lync
7 2 (0.72%) Moodle
7 2 (0.72%) Oracle Coherence
7 2 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.36%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.36%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (5.76%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.16%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (2.16%) MS Office
3 3 (1.08%) MS Project
4 1 (0.36%) SPSS
4 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.36%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.36%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 4 (1.44%) Cognos TM1
1 4 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (1.44%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.72%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.36%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.36%) RMDS
3 1 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.16%) SaaS
2 3 (1.08%) IBM SmartCloud
2 3 (1.08%) Office 365
3 2 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.72%) Force.com
4 1 (0.36%) Taleo
4 1 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.36%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 24 (8.63%) LDAP
2 20 (7.19%) VPN
3 19 (6.83%) Firewall
4 16 (5.76%) DNS
5 13 (4.68%) Internet
6 12 (4.32%) SSL
6 12 (4.32%) DHCP
7 10 (3.60%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (3.60%) WAN
7 10 (3.60%) LAN
8 8 (2.88%) Unified Communications
9 7 (2.52%) DSL
9 7 (2.52%) MPLS
10 6 (2.16%) xDSL
10 6 (2.16%) IP Telephony
10 6 (2.16%) VPLS
10 6 (2.16%) Ethernet
10 6 (2.16%) VoIP
10 6 (2.16%) OSPF
10 6 (2.16%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (12.95%) Relational Database
2 24 (8.63%) SQL Server
3 17 (6.12%) RDBMS
4 15 (5.40%) Big Data
5 12 (4.32%) DB2
6 8 (2.88%) NoSQL
6 8 (2.88%) Hadoop
6 8 (2.88%) MySQL
7 7 (2.52%) MongoDB
8 5 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.44%) HBase
9 4 (1.44%) Apache Hive
9 4 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (1.44%) Couchbase
9 4 (1.44%) QlikView
9 4 (1.44%) DataStage
10 3 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (1.08%) Data Mining
10 3 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (1.08%) Redis
Development Applications
1 23 (8.27%) Maven
2 17 (6.12%) Ant
3 12 (4.32%) Selenium
3 12 (4.32%) ClearCase
4 9 (3.24%) Jenkins
5 8 (2.88%) Eclipse
6 6 (2.16%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (2.16%) NUnit
6 6 (2.16%) Visual Studio
6 6 (2.16%) JUnit
7 5 (1.80%) JBehave
7 5 (1.80%) SoapUI
8 4 (1.44%) VisualVM
8 4 (1.44%) YourKit
8 4 (1.44%) Git (software)
8 4 (1.44%) JIRA
8 4 (1.44%) MSI
9 3 (1.08%) QuickTest Pro
10 2 (0.72%) Bower
10 2 (0.72%) Grunt
General
1 70 (25.18%) Finance
2 49 (17.63%) Banking
3 20 (7.19%) Telecoms
4 16 (5.76%) Retail
5 15 (5.40%) Investment Banking
6 6 (2.16%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.80%) Legal
7 5 (1.80%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.80%) Advertising
7 5 (1.80%) Front Office
7 5 (1.80%) Marketing
8 2 (0.72%) Electronics
8 2 (0.72%) Games
8 2 (0.72%) Back Office
9 1 (0.36%) Publishing
9 1 (0.36%) Law
9 1 (0.36%) Norwegian Language
Job Titles
1 126 (45.32%) Architect
2 60 (21.58%) Developer
3 51 (18.35%) Technical Architect
4 23 (8.27%) Solutions Architect
5 22 (7.91%) Consultant
6 20 (7.19%) Senior Developer
7 18 (6.47%) Analyst
8 17 (6.12%) Java Developer
8 17 (6.12%) Security Architect
9 14 (5.04%) Technical Consultant
10 13 (4.68%) Designer
11 12 (4.32%) ServiceNow Consultant
11 12 (4.32%) ServiceNow Developer
11 12 (4.32%) Technical Developer
11 12 (4.32%) ITSM Consultant
11 12 (4.32%) Senior Consultant
11 12 (4.32%) Enterprise Architect
11 12 (4.32%) Senior Technical Consultant
12 11 (3.96%) DevOps Engineer
13 10 (3.60%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (19.42%) HTML
2 45 (16.19%) Web Services
3 38 (13.67%) .NET
4 32 (11.51%) CSS
5 30 (10.79%) SOAP
6 22 (7.91%) XML
6 22 (7.91%) JSP
7 19 (6.83%) ASP.NET
8 18 (6.47%) RESTful
9 17 (6.12%) Spring
10 15 (5.40%) J2EE
10 15 (5.40%) Ajax
11 13 (4.68%) HTML5
12 12 (4.32%) REST
12 12 (4.32%) AngularJS
13 11 (3.96%) COM
14 10 (3.60%) XACML
14 10 (3.60%) ASP.NET MVC
15 8 (2.88%) jQuery
15 8 (2.88%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 29 (10.43%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (6.83%) Computer Science
3 17 (6.12%) CESG
4 14 (5.04%) CESG CLAS
5 12 (4.32%) RMADS
5 12 (4.32%) CMDB
6 10 (3.60%) Management Information System
7 9 (3.24%) Video Conferencing
8 8 (2.88%) Mobile Computing
8 8 (2.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 7 (2.52%) Derivative
9 7 (2.52%) Inversion of Control
9 7 (2.52%) User Experience
10 6 (2.16%) Open Source
11 5 (1.80%) Physics
11 5 (1.80%) DataPower
11 5 (1.80%) Market Risk
11 5 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (1.44%) Mobile App
12 4 (1.44%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 45 (16.19%) Windows
2 43 (15.47%) Linux
3 27 (9.71%) UNIX
4 16 (5.76%) AIX
5 4 (1.44%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.08%) Windows XP
6 3 (1.08%) Windows 2000
6 3 (1.08%) Windows Vista
7 2 (0.72%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.72%) Android
7 2 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.72%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.36%) Solaris
8 1 (0.36%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.36%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (32.01%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (13.31%) ITIL
3 34 (12.23%) E-Commerce
4 33 (11.87%) TOGAF
5 32 (11.51%) SOA
6 30 (10.79%) Scrum
7 29 (10.43%) Enterprise Architecture
8 26 (9.35%) Project Management
9 23 (8.27%) Information Security
9 23 (8.27%) Continuous Integration
10 22 (7.91%) Service Management
11 20 (7.19%) Risk Management
12 19 (6.83%) Content Management
13 17 (6.12%) TDD
14 16 (5.76%) Business Intelligence
14 16 (5.76%) DevOps
15 15 (5.40%) Migration
16 14 (5.04%) Stakeholder Management
16 14 (5.04%) Service Delivery
16 14 (5.04%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 73 (26.26%) Java
2 53 (19.06%) SQL
3 52 (18.71%) JavaScript
4 30 (10.79%) Python
5 28 (10.07%) C#
6 12 (4.32%) Perl
7 11 (3.96%) Scala
8 8 (2.88%) C++
8 8 (2.88%) Shell Script
9 6 (2.16%) C
10 5 (1.80%) PHP
10 5 (1.80%) PL/SQL
10 5 (1.80%) Groovy
11 4 (1.44%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.08%) VB
13 2 (0.72%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.72%) Apex Code
13 2 (0.72%) Ruby
13 2 (0.72%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.36%) XAML
Qualifications
1 34 (12.23%) Degree
2 32 (11.51%) Security Cleared
3 28 (10.07%) SC Cleared
4 14 (5.04%) CISSP
5 6 (2.16%) CCIE
5 6 (2.16%) CCNP
5 6 (2.16%) CCIP
5 6 (2.16%) CCNA
5 6 (2.16%) CCDP
5 6 (2.16%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (1.44%) DV Cleared
6 4 (1.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (1.44%) CISM
7 3 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.08%) ISSAP
8 2 (0.72%) CBAP
9 1 (0.36%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.36%) MCSE
9 1 (0.36%) MBCS
9 1 (0.36%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (3.24%) SLA
3 7 (2.52%) QA
4 4 (1.44%) COBIT
5 2 (0.72%) UCITS
6 1 (0.36%) HMG Infosec
6 1 (0.36%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.36%) FATCA
System Software
1 19 (6.83%) Active Directory
2 11 (3.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.44%) HDFS
3 4 (1.44%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.08%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (1.08%) XenApp
4 3 (1.08%) XenServer
4 3 (1.08%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.72%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.72%) vSphere
5 2 (0.72%) Nmap
5 2 (0.72%) Terminal Server
5 2 (0.72%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.36%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 12 (4.32%) HP UCMDB
2 7 (2.52%) Puppet
2 7 (2.52%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (2.16%) SCCM
4 5 (1.80%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (1.08%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 3 (1.08%) Tivoli
5 3 (1.08%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
6 2 (0.72%) CORE IMPACT
6 2 (0.72%) Nessus
7 1 (0.36%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.36%) SCOM
7 1 (0.36%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.36%) Oozie
7 1 (0.36%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 54 (19.42%) Oracle
2 47 (16.91%) Microsoft
3 22 (7.91%) Cisco
4 12 (4.32%) ServiceNow
4 12 (4.32%) VMware
5 11 (3.96%) Splunk
6 10 (3.60%) Juniper
7 9 (3.24%) Citrix
8 8 (2.88%) HP
9 7 (2.52%) IBM
10 6 (2.16%) Tandberg
10 6 (2.16%) Telerik
10 6 (2.16%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (1.80%) SAP
12 4 (1.44%) Cognos
12 4 (1.44%) Sybase
12 4 (1.44%) Adobe
12 4 (1.44%) Red Hat
12 4 (1.44%) Informatica
13 3 (1.08%) Wyse
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