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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Architecture
England / London
Rank 269 228 290
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +62
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 142 200 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.74% 0.95% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 1.13% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 128 84
Median daily rate £575 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £450 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £708 £700 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £481 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
-3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £100.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £46.50 -

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
16163 17637 17170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.52% 84.21% 81.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 11680 12514 12406
Median daily rate £488 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 214 192
Median hourly rate £31.50 £24.23 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% +10.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.99 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Technical Architecture as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 22 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Architecture within the London region over the 3 months to 22 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 +1 30 £600 - 10
Croydon -12 1 £500 -5.66%
Ealing - 1 - -
Westminster - 1 - -
Technical Architecture
England

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Technical Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Technical Architecture.

1 105 (32.92%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (28.21%) Microsoft
3 60 (18.81%) Finance
4 57 (17.87%) JavaScript
5 48 (15.05%) HTML
5 48 (15.05%) Java
5 48 (15.05%) Banking
6 44 (13.79%) ITIL
7 43 (13.48%) SQL Server
7 43 (13.48%) Active Directory
8 40 (12.54%) .NET
8 40 (12.54%) Microsoft Azure
9 37 (11.60%) TOGAF
9 37 (11.60%) XML
10 35 (10.97%) CSS
10 35 (10.97%) CRM
11 33 (10.34%) SDLC
12 32 (10.03%) SOA
13 31 (9.72%) Cisco
13 31 (9.72%) Windows
13 31 (9.72%) Migration
14 30 (9.40%) SQL
14 30 (9.40%) Oracle
14 30 (9.40%) DevOps
15 29 (9.09%) Data Modelling
15 29 (9.09%) Marketing
16 28 (8.78%) Firewall
17 27 (8.46%) QA
17 27 (8.46%) Security Cleared
18 26 (8.15%) Asset Management

Technical Architecture
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 24 (7.52%) CMS
1 24 (7.52%) MS Exchange
2 12 (3.76%) SharePoint
3 10 (3.13%) Skype for Business
4 9 (2.82%) Apache Spark
5 7 (2.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 7 (2.19%) JBoss
5 7 (2.19%) SharePoint 2010
5 7 (2.19%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (2.19%) WebSphere
6 6 (1.88%) Apache Solr
6 6 (1.88%) Cloud Foundry
6 6 (1.88%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (1.88%) IIS
7 5 (1.57%) Apache
7 5 (1.57%) Confluence
7 5 (1.57%) nginx
7 5 (1.57%) NServiceBus
8 4 (1.25%) Mule ESB
8 4 (1.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 12 (3.76%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.19%) MS Office
3 5 (1.57%) Chatbot
4 4 (1.25%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.94%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.31%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 17 (5.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (3.13%) Eloqua
3 5 (1.57%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.94%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.63%) Oracle Retail
5 2 (0.63%) SAP hybris
6 1 (0.31%) assyst
6 1 (0.31%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.31%) Hyperion Planning
6 1 (0.31%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.31%) PeopleSoft Financials
6 1 (0.31%) ResourceLink
6 1 (0.31%) RMDS
6 1 (0.31%) SAP HCM
6 1 (0.31%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.31%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 40 (12.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (7.52%) PaaS
3 20 (6.27%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (6.27%) Office 365
4 17 (5.33%) IaaS
5 13 (4.08%) SaaS
6 7 (2.19%) Azure Active Directory
6 7 (2.19%) IBM Cloud
7 5 (1.57%) Bluemix
7 5 (1.57%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (1.25%) SuccessFactors
9 3 (0.94%) Akamai
10 2 (0.63%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.63%) OneDrive
10 2 (0.63%) SoftLayer
11 1 (0.31%) Adobe Analytics
11 1 (0.31%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.31%) Slack
11 1 (0.31%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 28 (8.78%) Firewall
2 15 (4.70%) Network Security
3 14 (4.39%) Cisco Nexus
3 14 (4.39%) Skype
4 12 (3.76%) WAN
5 9 (2.82%) LAN
6 7 (2.19%) DMZ
6 7 (2.19%) DNS
6 7 (2.19%) HTTP
7 6 (1.88%) LDAP
7 6 (1.88%) MPLS
7 6 (1.88%) PBX
8 5 (1.57%) iSCSI
9 4 (1.25%) TCP/IP
9 4 (1.25%) VLAN
9 4 (1.25%) VPN
10 3 (0.94%) HTTPS
10 3 (0.94%) Internet
10 3 (0.94%) IPsec
11 2 (0.63%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (13.48%) SQL Server
2 20 (6.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (4.08%) Big Data
3 13 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (2.82%) MongoDB
4 9 (2.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (1.88%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (1.88%) Oracle BI EE
5 6 (1.88%) Oracle Database
5 6 (1.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (1.57%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (1.57%) DataStage
6 5 (1.57%) NoSQL
7 4 (1.25%) Apache Hive
7 4 (1.25%) DataStax
7 4 (1.25%) Hadoop
7 4 (1.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (1.25%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (3.76%) Git (software)
2 12 (3.76%) JIRA
3 11 (3.45%) Visual Studio
4 8 (2.51%) Maven
5 6 (1.88%) Mocha
6 5 (1.57%) Bitbucket
6 5 (1.57%) Grunt
6 5 (1.57%) gulp
6 5 (1.57%) Karma Test Runner
7 4 (1.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (1.25%) Jasmine
7 4 (1.25%) Jenkins
7 4 (1.25%) JUnit
7 4 (1.25%) Mockito
7 4 (1.25%) Selenium
7 4 (1.25%) webpack
8 3 (0.94%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (0.63%) Ant
9 2 (0.63%) EasyMock
General
1 60 (18.81%) Finance
2 48 (15.05%) Banking
3 29 (9.09%) Marketing
4 13 (4.08%) Investment Banking
5 11 (3.45%) Retail
6 5 (1.57%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.25%) Legal
8 2 (0.63%) Billing
8 2 (0.63%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.63%) Publishing
9 1 (0.31%) Advertising
9 1 (0.31%) Back Office
9 1 (0.31%) Front Office
9 1 (0.31%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.31%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 196 (61.44%) Architect
2 58 (18.18%) Technical Architect
3 53 (16.61%) Developer
4 46 (14.42%) Solutions Architect
5 31 (9.72%) Infrastructure Architect
6 22 (6.90%) ServiceNow Developer
7 20 (6.27%) Consultant
8 16 (5.02%) Data Architect
9 15 (4.70%) Analyst
10 13 (4.08%) Security Architect
11 12 (3.76%) Cloud Architect
12 10 (3.13%) .NET Architect
13 9 (2.82%) Digital Architect
13 9 (2.82%) Java Developer
14 8 (2.51%) Angular Developer
14 8 (2.51%) Business Architect
15 7 (2.19%) Enterprise Architect
15 7 (2.19%) Full Stack Developer
15 7 (2.19%) Product Manager
15 7 (2.19%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (15.05%) HTML
2 40 (12.54%) .NET
3 37 (11.60%) XML
4 35 (10.97%) CSS
5 24 (7.52%) Ajax
6 22 (6.90%) AngularJS
7 20 (6.27%) XHTML
8 16 (5.02%) HTML5
9 14 (4.39%) Web Services
10 13 (4.08%) Spring
11 12 (3.76%) Middleware
12 11 (3.45%) ASP.NET
13 9 (2.82%) OAuth
13 9 (2.82%) REST
14 8 (2.51%) .NET Framework
14 8 (2.51%) J2EE
14 8 (2.51%) SOAP
15 7 (2.19%) JMS
15 7 (2.19%) React
15 7 (2.19%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 24 (7.52%) Management Information System
2 22 (6.90%) CMDB
3 17 (5.33%) Mobile App
4 16 (5.02%) Data Centre
5 12 (3.76%) Computer Science
5 12 (3.76%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (3.76%) Hybrid Cloud
6 11 (3.45%) Data Integration
6 11 (3.45%) User Experience
7 9 (2.82%) Algorithms
7 9 (2.82%) Data Structures
8 7 (2.19%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (2.19%) Virtual Team
9 6 (1.88%) Video Conferencing
9 6 (1.88%) Visualisation
10 5 (1.57%) Clustering
10 5 (1.57%) Fat Client
10 5 (1.57%) Grid Computing
10 5 (1.57%) Thin Client
11 4 (1.25%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 31 (9.72%) Windows
2 12 (3.76%) Linux
2 12 (3.76%) Windows Server
3 8 (2.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (2.19%) Unix
4 7 (2.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.63%) Android
6 2 (0.63%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.63%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (32.92%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (13.79%) ITIL
3 37 (11.60%) TOGAF
4 35 (10.97%) CRM
5 33 (10.34%) SDLC
6 32 (10.03%) SOA
7 31 (9.72%) Migration
8 30 (9.40%) DevOps
9 29 (9.09%) Data Modelling
10 26 (8.15%) Asset Management
10 26 (8.15%) Project Management
10 26 (8.15%) Workflow
11 25 (7.84%) Content Management
12 24 (7.52%) Configuration Management
12 24 (7.52%) Information Security
12 24 (7.52%) Stakeholder Management
13 23 (7.21%) ITSM
13 23 (7.21%) Service Management
13 23 (7.21%) Software Engineering
13 23 (7.21%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 57 (17.87%) JavaScript
2 48 (15.05%) Java
3 30 (9.40%) SQL
4 25 (7.84%) C#
5 12 (3.76%) PowerShell
6 9 (2.82%) Python
7 7 (2.19%) PL/SQL
7 7 (2.19%) Scala
8 6 (1.88%) C++
8 6 (1.88%) Perl
9 5 (1.57%) Apex Code
9 5 (1.57%) T-SQL
10 4 (1.25%) AWK
10 4 (1.25%) Bash Shell
10 4 (1.25%) PHP
11 3 (0.94%) C
11 3 (0.94%) SPARQL
11 3 (0.94%) TypeScript
11 3 (0.94%) XPath
11 3 (0.94%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 27 (8.46%) Security Cleared
2 25 (7.84%) SC Cleared
3 23 (7.21%) Degree
4 16 (5.02%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (3.76%) MCSA
6 10 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (3.13%) CLAS
7 8 (2.51%) CCNA
8 6 (1.88%) CESG Certified Professional
8 6 (1.88%) CISM
8 6 (1.88%) CISSP
8 6 (1.88%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (1.57%) ISEB
9 5 (1.57%) PMP
10 4 (1.25%) JNCIA
10 4 (1.25%) MCSD
10 4 (1.25%) MCSE
10 4 (1.25%) MCTS
10 4 (1.25%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.63%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (8.46%) QA
2 12 (3.76%) Government Security Classifications
3 8 (2.51%) COBIT
4 7 (2.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (1.88%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.63%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.31%) GCP
7 1 (0.31%) HMG Infosec
7 1 (0.31%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.31%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (13.48%) Active Directory
2 12 (3.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.88%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.94%) Apache Flume
4 3 (0.94%) Docker
5 2 (0.63%) HDFS
5 2 (0.63%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (0.63%) vSphere
6 1 (0.31%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.31%) Shibboleth
6 1 (0.31%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (2.19%) CA Single Sign-On
2 6 (1.88%) Puppet
3 3 (0.94%) Ansible
3 3 (0.94%) Cisco IPCC
3 3 (0.94%) Control-M
3 3 (0.94%) Nagios
3 3 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.63%) Capistrano
4 2 (0.63%) SCCM
5 1 (0.31%) Ambari
5 1 (0.31%) Amdocs OSS
5 1 (0.31%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.31%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.31%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.31%) Oozie
Vendors
1 90 (28.21%) Microsoft
2 31 (9.72%) Cisco
3 30 (9.40%) Oracle
4 22 (6.90%) ServiceNow
5 21 (6.58%) VMware
6 15 (4.70%) CheckPoint
6 15 (4.70%) SAP
7 14 (4.39%) Salesforce.com
8 11 (3.45%) Citrix
9 10 (3.13%) Pega
10 9 (2.82%) IBM
11 8 (2.51%) Adobe
11 8 (2.51%) Bloomberg
12 7 (2.19%) HP
12 7 (2.19%) Hyperion
12 7 (2.19%) Nortel
13 6 (1.88%) Reuters
14 5 (1.57%) Apigee
14 5 (1.57%) Google
14 5 (1.57%) Riverbed
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