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 30 July 2016 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architecture
Rank 246 244 270
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +26
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 199 198 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.90% 0.84% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 1.03% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 122 113
Median daily rate £563 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £361
10% offered a daily rate of more than £720 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £100.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.58 - £41.58
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
18896 19267 19243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 85.36% 81.83% 81.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 13645 13761 13461
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 £325 £305 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 228 234
Median hourly rate £25.69 £21.60 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.96% +5.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.25 £70.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

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 30 July 2016.

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 30 July 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 +10 17 £525 -1.40% 10
Croydon -19 1 - -
Paddington - 1 £700 -
Technical Architecture
England

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, 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.

1 136 (33.66%) Agile Software Development
2 123 (30.45%) Java
3 85 (21.04%) Finance
4 75 (18.56%) HTML
5 70 (17.33%) Oracle
6 69 (17.08%) Linux
7 62 (15.35%) JavaScript
8 61 (15.10%) .NET
9 58 (14.36%) Banking
10 54 (13.37%) Enterprise Architecture
11 50 (12.38%) E-Commerce
11 50 (12.38%) AngularJS
12 49 (12.13%) DevOps
12 49 (12.13%) SQL Server
13 48 (11.88%) Microsoft
14 47 (11.63%) C#
14 47 (11.63%) HTML5
15 46 (11.39%) SQL
15 46 (11.39%) TOGAF
16 45 (11.14%) Retail
17 43 (10.64%) UML
18 42 (10.40%) Scrum
19 41 (10.15%) CSS
19 41 (10.15%) Continuous Integration
20 40 (9.90%) Marketing
21 39 (9.65%) Stakeholder Management
21 39 (9.65%) Amazon AWS
22 38 (9.41%) Middleware
23 37 (9.16%) Windows
23 37 (9.16%) Python

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 25 (6.19%) CMS
2 15 (3.71%) SharePoint
3 9 (2.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 9 (2.23%) Apache Spark
3 9 (2.23%) Mule
4 8 (1.98%) Confluence
5 7 (1.73%) Apache
5 7 (1.73%) Apache Pig
5 7 (1.73%) WebSphere
6 5 (1.24%) Apache Solr
6 5 (1.24%) JBoss
6 5 (1.24%) nginx
7 4 (0.99%) Drupal
7 4 (0.99%) WebLogic
8 3 (0.74%) Mule ESB
8 3 (0.74%) NServiceBus
8 3 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.50%) Oracle Service Bus
9 2 (0.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (3.47%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.98%) HipChat
3 3 (0.74%) MS Project
4 2 (0.50%) GNU Octave
4 2 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.50%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.25%) InDesign
5 1 (0.25%) InVision
5 1 (0.25%) MS Office
5 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.25%) Pixelapse
Business Applications
1 17 (4.21%) Eloqua
2 14 (3.47%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (2.48%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (1.24%) ION MarketView
5 3 (0.74%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (0.74%) Oracle Retail
5 3 (0.74%) PeopleSoft Financials
6 1 (0.25%) IntelliMatch
6 1 (0.25%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.25%) PeopleSoft HRMS
6 1 (0.25%) SAP hybris
6 1 (0.25%) SimCorp Dimension
6 1 (0.25%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 39 (9.65%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (6.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (6.19%) SaaS
4 12 (2.97%) Office 365
5 11 (2.72%) PaaS
6 10 (2.48%) IaaS
7 9 (2.23%) Azure Active Directory
8 7 (1.73%) GitHub
9 4 (0.99%) OneDrive
10 3 (0.74%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (0.74%) Google Analytics
10 3 (0.74%) Google Apps
10 3 (0.74%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.50%) Adobe Analytics
11 2 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.50%) AWS OpsWorks
11 2 (0.50%) Force.com
11 2 (0.50%) Heroku
11 2 (0.50%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.21%) Firewall
2 8 (1.98%) Internet
2 8 (1.98%) TCP/IP
2 8 (1.98%) WAN
3 7 (1.73%) LAN
4 5 (1.24%) AMQP
4 5 (1.24%) MQTT
4 5 (1.24%) SMTP
4 5 (1.24%) VPN
5 4 (0.99%) HTTP
5 4 (0.99%) LDAP
5 4 (0.99%) Multicast
5 4 (0.99%) Skype
6 3 (0.74%) BGP
6 3 (0.74%) HTTPS
6 3 (0.74%) Intranet
6 3 (0.74%) IP Telephony
6 3 (0.74%) PBX
6 3 (0.74%) SSL
6 3 (0.74%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (12.13%) SQL Server
2 33 (8.17%) NoSQL
3 28 (6.93%) MongoDB
3 28 (6.93%) Relational Database
4 19 (4.70%) Big Data
4 19 (4.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 17 (4.21%) Hadoop
6 16 (3.96%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (3.22%) Oracle Database
7 13 (3.22%) PostgreSQL
7 13 (3.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (2.23%) Apache Hive
8 9 (2.23%) DB2
8 9 (2.23%) MySQL
8 9 (2.23%) RDBMS
9 8 (1.98%) Oracle BI EE
10 5 (1.24%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (1.24%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (1.24%) HBase
11 4 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 21 (5.20%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (4.21%) Git (software)
3 16 (3.96%) Maven
4 15 (3.71%) Grunt
4 15 (3.71%) JIRA
5 14 (3.47%) gulp
6 12 (2.97%) Jenkins
7 9 (2.23%) Visual Studio
8 8 (1.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 8 (1.98%) Sonatype Nexus
9 6 (1.49%) Octopus Deploy
9 6 (1.49%) Oracle APEX
9 6 (1.49%) TeamCity
10 5 (1.24%) Hudson
10 5 (1.24%) Selenium
11 4 (0.99%) Talend Open Studio
12 3 (0.74%) Ant
12 3 (0.74%) JBehave
12 3 (0.74%) JUnit
12 3 (0.74%) SoapUI
General
1 85 (21.04%) Finance
2 58 (14.36%) Banking
3 45 (11.14%) Retail
4 40 (9.90%) Marketing
5 22 (5.45%) Investment Banking
6 20 (4.95%) Front Office
7 19 (4.70%) Law
8 17 (4.21%) Telecoms
9 13 (3.22%) Financial Institution
10 5 (1.24%) Back Office
11 4 (0.99%) Legal
11 4 (0.99%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.74%) Advertising
13 2 (0.50%) Automotive
13 2 (0.50%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.25%) Games
14 1 (0.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 225 (55.69%) Architect
2 65 (16.09%) Developer
3 58 (14.36%) Solutions Architect
4 54 (13.37%) Technical Architect
5 39 (9.65%) Enterprise Architect
6 30 (7.43%) Consultant
7 27 (6.68%) Java Architect
8 22 (5.45%) DevOps Engineer
9 20 (4.95%) Senior Developer
10 17 (4.21%) Senior Architect
11 16 (3.96%) .NET Architect
12 14 (3.47%) Cloud Architect
12 14 (3.47%) Technical Consultant
12 14 (3.47%) Technical Leader
13 13 (3.22%) Full Stack Developer
14 12 (2.97%) Analyst
14 12 (2.97%) Data Architect
14 12 (2.97%) Java Developer
14 12 (2.97%) Java Solutions Architect
14 12 (2.97%) Salesforce.com Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (18.56%) HTML
2 61 (15.10%) .NET
3 50 (12.38%) AngularJS
4 47 (11.63%) HTML5
5 41 (10.15%) CSS
6 38 (9.41%) Middleware
7 27 (6.68%) REST
7 27 (6.68%) Spring
8 26 (6.44%) .NET Framework
9 23 (5.69%) ASP.NET
10 21 (5.20%) Web Services
10 21 (5.20%) XML
11 18 (4.46%) RESTful
12 17 (4.21%) JSP
13 14 (3.47%) CSS3
13 14 (3.47%) JSON
14 12 (2.97%) JMS
14 12 (2.97%) Node.js
14 12 (2.97%) React
14 12 (2.97%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (6.93%) Data Centre
1 28 (6.93%) Management Information System
2 24 (5.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 22 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (4.95%) Algorithms
5 18 (4.46%) Computer Science
5 18 (4.46%) Data Structures
5 18 (4.46%) Enterprise Software
6 15 (3.71%) Equities
7 13 (3.22%) Fixed Income
8 12 (2.97%) User Experience
9 10 (2.48%) Mobile App
10 6 (1.49%) CESG
10 6 (1.49%) Data Integration
10 6 (1.49%) Visualisation
11 5 (1.24%) Blog
11 5 (1.24%) Client/Server
11 5 (1.24%) Fintech
11 5 (1.24%) Public Cloud
12 4 (0.99%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 69 (17.08%) Linux
2 37 (9.16%) Windows
3 24 (5.94%) Unix
4 15 (3.71%) Windows Server
5 13 (3.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (2.72%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (1.73%) Android
7 7 (1.73%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.99%) AIX
8 4 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.74%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.50%) Windows 2000
10 2 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (33.66%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (13.37%) Enterprise Architecture
3 50 (12.38%) E-Commerce
4 49 (12.13%) DevOps
5 46 (11.39%) TOGAF
6 43 (10.64%) UML
7 42 (10.40%) Scrum
8 41 (10.15%) Continuous Integration
9 39 (9.65%) Stakeholder Management
10 37 (9.16%) Coaching
10 37 (9.16%) SOA
10 37 (9.16%) TDD
11 36 (8.91%) Data Modelling
12 35 (8.66%) Content Management
12 35 (8.66%) Mentoring
12 35 (8.66%) Migration
13 34 (8.42%) CRM
14 31 (7.67%) Open Source
15 30 (7.43%) Software Engineering
15 30 (7.43%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 123 (30.45%) Java
2 62 (15.35%) JavaScript
3 47 (11.63%) C#
4 46 (11.39%) SQL
5 37 (9.16%) Python
6 24 (5.94%) Perl
7 15 (3.71%) PowerShell
8 10 (2.48%) Apex Code
8 10 (2.48%) PHP
8 10 (2.48%) Shell Script
9 8 (1.98%) Ruby
10 7 (1.73%) FQL
10 7 (1.73%) VB
11 6 (1.49%) Groovy
11 6 (1.49%) Scala
11 6 (1.49%) T-SQL
12 5 (1.24%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.50%) C++
13 2 (0.50%) COBOL
13 2 (0.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 37 (9.16%) Security Cleared
2 36 (8.91%) Degree
3 30 (7.43%) SC Cleared
4 4 (0.99%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (0.99%) CISSP
4 4 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.74%) PMI Certification
5 3 (0.74%) PMP
6 2 (0.50%) CCIE
6 2 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.50%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.50%) MBA
6 2 (0.50%) MCITP
6 2 (0.50%) MCSE
6 2 (0.50%) MCTS
6 2 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Certified Master
7 1 (0.25%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.22%) QA
2 8 (1.98%) Data Quality
3 7 (1.73%) COBIT
4 3 (0.74%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.50%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.50%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.50%) SEPA
6 1 (0.25%) GPG13
6 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.25%) ISO27005
6 1 (0.25%) RMADS
System Software
1 15 (3.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.49%) Docker
2 6 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.99%) Apache Flume
3 4 (0.99%) HDFS
4 3 (0.74%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.50%) Ceph
6 1 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.25%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 21 (5.20%) Puppet
2 18 (4.46%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (1.24%) Ansible
4 3 (0.74%) Hadoop YARN
4 3 (0.74%) Terraform
5 2 (0.50%) Ambari
5 2 (0.50%) Capistrano
5 2 (0.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (0.50%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.50%) Mesos
5 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (0.50%) Nagios
5 2 (0.50%) Oozie
5 2 (0.50%) Oracle Identity Management
5 2 (0.50%) Salt
6 1 (0.25%) Control-M
6 1 (0.25%) MIMEsweeper
6 1 (0.25%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.25%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.25%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 70 (17.33%) Oracle
2 48 (11.88%) Microsoft
3 28 (6.93%) Salesforce.com
4 22 (5.45%) SAP
5 19 (4.70%) Adobe
6 15 (3.71%) Hyperion
7 12 (2.97%) ServiceNow
8 9 (2.23%) AppDynamics
8 9 (2.23%) Cisco
8 9 (2.23%) Google
9 8 (1.98%) Atlassian
9 8 (1.98%) IBM
10 7 (1.73%) Apigee
10 7 (1.73%) VMware
11 6 (1.49%) MuleSoft
12 5 (1.24%) Informatica
12 5 (1.24%) ION Trading
12 5 (1.24%) TIBCO
13 4 (0.99%) Red Hat
13 4 (0.99%) StatPro
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