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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Architecture
England / London
Rank 297 231 257
Rank change year-on-year
-66 +26
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 110 193 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.57% 0.91% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 1.08% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 133 87
Median daily rate £550 £600 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +11.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £468 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £685 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £100.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £56.00 £49.50
% change year-on-year
-46.57% +13.13%

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
16371 17920 17326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.72% 84.94% 82.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 11854 12787 12360
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 159 219 198
Median hourly rate £33.00 £22.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% +4.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.04 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £51.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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 19 £588 -2.08% 7
Westminster 0 1 - -
Croydon -6 1 £500 -5.66%
Docklands, London - 1 £650 -
Technical Architecture
England

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 84 (29.37%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (23.78%) Microsoft
3 54 (18.88%) Finance
4 46 (16.08%) JavaScript
5 45 (15.73%) Java
6 42 (14.69%) HTML
6 42 (14.69%) Microsoft Azure
7 41 (14.34%) Banking
8 40 (13.99%) ITIL
9 38 (13.29%) .NET
9 38 (13.29%) SQL Server
9 38 (13.29%) CSS
10 35 (12.24%) TOGAF
11 34 (11.89%) Active Directory
12 33 (11.54%) SDLC
13 32 (11.19%) XML
13 32 (11.19%) Windows
14 31 (10.84%) SOA
15 29 (10.14%) CRM
16 28 (9.79%) DevOps
17 27 (9.44%) Migration
18 26 (9.09%) Oracle
18 26 (9.09%) PaaS
19 25 (8.74%) SQL
20 24 (8.39%) Workflow
20 24 (8.39%) Information Security
20 24 (8.39%) Asset Management
21 22 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
21 22 (7.69%) Security Cleared
21 22 (7.69%) Service 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 21 (7.34%) CMS
2 16 (5.59%) MS Exchange
3 13 (4.55%) WebSphere
4 12 (4.20%) SharePoint
5 10 (3.50%) Apache Spark
6 9 (3.15%) Skype for Business
7 8 (2.80%) Elasticsearch
7 8 (2.80%) SharePoint 2013
8 7 (2.45%) Apache
8 7 (2.45%) Apache Solr
8 7 (2.45%) Cloud Foundry
8 7 (2.45%) NServiceBus
9 6 (2.10%) Confluence
9 6 (2.10%) IIS
9 6 (2.10%) nginx
9 6 (2.10%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (1.75%) JBoss
11 4 (1.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 4 (1.40%) DataSynapse
12 3 (1.05%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 8 (2.80%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.75%) Chatbot
2 5 (1.75%) MS Office
3 4 (1.40%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.70%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.35%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 11 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.05%) SAP Hybris
3 2 (0.70%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.70%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.70%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.70%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.35%) assyst
4 1 (0.35%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.35%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 1 (0.35%) RMDS
4 1 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 42 (14.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (9.09%) PaaS
3 22 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
4 19 (6.64%) Office 365
5 17 (5.94%) IaaS
6 14 (4.90%) SaaS
7 8 (2.80%) IBM Cloud
8 7 (2.45%) Azure Active Directory
9 6 (2.10%) Bluemix
10 5 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (1.40%) SuccessFactors
12 2 (0.70%) Akamai
12 2 (0.70%) AWS CloudFormation
12 2 (0.70%) Google Cloud Platform
12 2 (0.70%) OneDrive
12 2 (0.70%) SoftLayer
13 1 (0.35%) Adobe Analytics
13 1 (0.35%) OpenShift
13 1 (0.35%) Trello
13 1 (0.35%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 22 (7.69%) Firewall
2 13 (4.55%) Skype
3 12 (4.20%) WAN
4 9 (3.15%) LAN
4 9 (3.15%) Network Security
5 8 (2.80%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (2.80%) DMZ
5 8 (2.80%) DNS
6 7 (2.45%) LDAP
6 7 (2.45%) PBX
7 6 (2.10%) HTTP
7 6 (2.10%) MPLS
8 5 (1.75%) iSCSI
8 5 (1.75%) VPN
9 4 (1.40%) Internet
9 4 (1.40%) TCP/IP
9 4 (1.40%) VLAN
10 3 (1.05%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (1.05%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 3 (1.05%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (13.29%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (4.90%) Big Data
4 12 (4.20%) MongoDB
5 8 (2.80%) NoSQL
6 7 (2.45%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (2.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (2.10%) Oracle Database
8 5 (1.75%) DataStax
9 4 (1.40%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 4 (1.40%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (1.40%) RavenDB
9 4 (1.40%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (1.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (1.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 3 (1.05%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.05%) DataStage
10 3 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (4.55%) JIRA
2 12 (4.20%) Git (software)
3 10 (3.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (2.80%) Visual Studio
5 6 (2.10%) Bitbucket
5 6 (2.10%) Karma Test Runner
6 5 (1.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (1.75%) Grunt
6 5 (1.75%) gulp
6 5 (1.75%) Maven
7 4 (1.40%) Jasmine
7 4 (1.40%) Mocha
7 4 (1.40%) webpack
8 3 (1.05%) Ant
8 3 (1.05%) Jenkins
8 3 (1.05%) JUnit
8 3 (1.05%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (0.70%) EasyMock
9 2 (0.70%) JBehave
9 2 (0.70%) Mockito
General
1 54 (18.88%) Finance
2 41 (14.34%) Banking
3 20 (6.99%) Marketing
4 11 (3.85%) Retail
5 10 (3.50%) Investment Banking
6 7 (2.45%) Legal
7 3 (1.05%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.70%) Billing
8 2 (0.70%) Front Office
8 2 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.35%) Advertising
9 1 (0.35%) Back Office
9 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.35%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 175 (61.19%) Architect
2 49 (17.13%) Developer
3 47 (16.43%) Technical Architect
4 46 (16.08%) Solutions Architect
5 25 (8.74%) Infrastructure Architect
6 20 (6.99%) ServiceNow Developer
7 18 (6.29%) Consultant
8 17 (5.94%) Analyst
8 17 (5.94%) Data Architect
9 14 (4.90%) Security Architect
10 13 (4.55%) Cloud Architect
11 11 (3.85%) .NET Architect
11 11 (3.85%) Digital Architect
12 9 (3.15%) Enterprise Architect
12 9 (3.15%) Java Developer
13 8 (2.80%) Angular Developer
13 8 (2.80%) Azure Architect
13 8 (2.80%) Digital Solutions Architect
13 8 (2.80%) Product Manager
13 8 (2.80%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (14.69%) HTML
2 38 (13.29%) .NET
2 38 (13.29%) CSS
3 32 (11.19%) XML
4 21 (7.34%) Ajax
4 21 (7.34%) AngularJS
5 18 (6.29%) XHTML
6 17 (5.94%) Web Services
7 12 (4.20%) SOAP
7 12 (4.20%) Spring
8 11 (3.85%) HTML5
9 10 (3.50%) Middleware
10 9 (3.15%) J2EE
10 9 (3.15%) OAuth
11 8 (2.80%) SAML
12 7 (2.45%) JMS
12 7 (2.45%) JMX
12 7 (2.45%) RESTful
13 6 (2.10%) REST
14 5 (1.75%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 20 (6.99%) CMDB
1 20 (6.99%) Management Information System
2 18 (6.29%) Mobile App
3 14 (4.90%) Data Centre
4 11 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (3.85%) User Experience
5 9 (3.15%) Hybrid Cloud
6 7 (2.45%) Virtual Team
7 6 (2.10%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (2.10%) Video Conferencing
8 5 (1.75%) Cloud Native
8 5 (1.75%) Clustering
8 5 (1.75%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.75%) Equities
8 5 (1.75%) Grid Computing
9 4 (1.40%) Fat Client
9 4 (1.40%) Fixed Income
9 4 (1.40%) Market Risk
9 4 (1.40%) Minimum Viable Product
9 4 (1.40%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 32 (11.19%) Windows
2 11 (3.85%) Linux
2 11 (3.85%) Windows Server
3 8 (2.80%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (2.45%) Unix
4 7 (2.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.40%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.35%) Android
6 1 (0.35%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.35%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (29.37%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (13.99%) ITIL
3 35 (12.24%) TOGAF
4 33 (11.54%) SDLC
5 31 (10.84%) SOA
6 29 (10.14%) CRM
7 28 (9.79%) DevOps
8 27 (9.44%) Migration
9 24 (8.39%) Asset Management
9 24 (8.39%) Information Security
9 24 (8.39%) Workflow
10 22 (7.69%) Configuration Management
10 22 (7.69%) Service Management
11 21 (7.34%) ITSM
12 19 (6.64%) Scrum
12 19 (6.64%) Stakeholder Management
13 18 (6.29%) Continuous Integration
14 17 (5.94%) Analytics
14 17 (5.94%) Project Management
14 17 (5.94%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 46 (16.08%) JavaScript
2 45 (15.73%) Java
3 25 (8.74%) SQL
4 22 (7.69%) C#
5 12 (4.20%) PowerShell
6 8 (2.80%) Python
7 7 (2.45%) C++
8 6 (2.10%) Scala
9 4 (1.40%) AWK
9 4 (1.40%) Perl
10 3 (1.05%) TypeScript
11 2 (0.70%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.70%) C
11 2 (0.70%) PHP
11 2 (0.70%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.70%) SPARQL
11 2 (0.70%) XPath
11 2 (0.70%) XQuery
12 1 (0.35%) Korn
12 1 (0.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 19 (6.64%) SC Cleared
3 17 (5.94%) Degree
4 12 (4.20%) CLAS
5 10 (3.50%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (3.15%) CISSP
7 8 (2.80%) CCNA
7 8 (2.80%) CESG Certified Professional
7 8 (2.80%) CISM
7 8 (2.80%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (2.10%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (1.75%) PMP
10 4 (1.40%) JNCIA
10 4 (1.40%) MCSA
10 4 (1.40%) MCSD
10 4 (1.40%) MCSE
10 4 (1.40%) MCTS
10 4 (1.40%) PMI Certification
11 3 (1.05%) ISEB
12 2 (0.70%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.34%) QA
2 8 (2.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (2.10%) COBIT
3 6 (2.10%) PCI DSS
4 5 (1.75%) Government Security Classifications
5 3 (1.05%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.35%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.35%) GCP
6 1 (0.35%) HMG Infosec
6 1 (0.35%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (11.89%) Active Directory
2 10 (3.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.10%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.70%) Apache Flume
4 2 (0.70%) Docker
4 2 (0.70%) HDFS
4 2 (0.70%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (0.70%) vSphere
5 1 (0.35%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.35%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 6 (2.10%) CA Single Sign-On
2 4 (1.40%) Puppet
3 3 (1.05%) Control-M
3 3 (1.05%) Nagios
3 3 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.05%) SCCM
4 2 (0.70%) Capistrano
4 2 (0.70%) Cisco IPCC
5 1 (0.35%) Ambari
5 1 (0.35%) Ansible
5 1 (0.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.35%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.35%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.35%) Oozie
5 1 (0.35%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 68 (23.78%) Microsoft
2 26 (9.09%) Oracle
3 22 (7.69%) Cisco
4 20 (6.99%) ServiceNow
5 19 (6.64%) VMware
6 15 (5.24%) SAP
7 11 (3.85%) Citrix
8 10 (3.50%) Pega
8 10 (3.50%) Salesforce.com
9 8 (2.80%) Bloomberg
10 7 (2.45%) CheckPoint
10 7 (2.45%) HP
10 7 (2.45%) Nortel
11 6 (2.10%) Google
11 6 (2.10%) Reuters
12 5 (1.75%) Adobe
12 5 (1.75%) F5
12 5 (1.75%) Facebook
12 5 (1.75%) Juniper
12 5 (1.75%) Splunk
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