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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architecture
Rank 231 256 244
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -12
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 194 168 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.82% 0.71% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 0.90% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 113 120
Average daily rate
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£500 £453 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.49% -4.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £361 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £606 £600 £638
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £450 £403
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +11.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £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
18668 18664 19051
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 79.27% 79.03% 78.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 13353 13049 13235
Average daily rate £450 £445 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 220 227 267
Average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £14.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £76.00 £53.50 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

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 July 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 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +25 56 £533 +3.90% 9
Croydon - 4 £425 - 1
New Malden - 4 £275 -
Canary Wharf -8 3 £525 +23.52%
Docklands, London -6 1 £600 -7.69%
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 - -
Technical Architecture
England

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 137 (36.83%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (25.27%) Java
3 86 (23.12%) Finance
4 83 (22.31%) Oracle
5 79 (21.24%) .NET
6 76 (20.43%) SQL
7 67 (18.01%) Banking
8 66 (17.74%) SOA
9 62 (16.67%) SQL Server
10 57 (15.32%) Degree
11 56 (15.05%) Microsoft
12 48 (12.90%) HTML
13 47 (12.63%) JavaScript
14 45 (12.10%) C#
15 44 (11.83%) Windows
15 44 (11.83%) Relational Database
16 43 (11.56%) Web Services
17 42 (11.29%) Scrum
18 41 (11.02%) Analytical Skills
19 40 (10.75%) Linux
20 39 (10.48%) E-Commerce
21 36 (9.68%) Investment Banking
22 34 (9.14%) Project Management
22 34 (9.14%) Middleware
22 34 (9.14%) TOGAF
23 32 (8.60%) ITIL
24 31 (8.33%) MS Excel
24 31 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
24 31 (8.33%) SDLC
25 29 (7.80%) XML

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 15 (4.03%) CMS
2 14 (3.76%) SharePoint
3 11 (2.96%) Apache
4 10 (2.69%) WebLogic
4 10 (2.69%) IIS
5 9 (2.42%) Node.js
5 9 (2.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 8 (2.15%) MQSeries
6 8 (2.15%) WebSphere
7 6 (1.61%) SAS
7 6 (1.61%) JBoss
7 6 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (1.34%) Tomcat
8 5 (1.34%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 5 (1.34%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (1.08%) Apache Pig
9 4 (1.08%) MS Exchange
10 3 (0.81%) NetWeaver
10 3 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (0.81%) Mule
Applications
1 31 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.15%) MS Office
3 4 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (1.08%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.08%) SPSS
4 1 (0.27%) InDesign
4 1 (0.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (1.88%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (1.34%) Oracle Retail
2 5 (1.34%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 3 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.54%) TIBCO iProcess
4 2 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.27%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.27%) SAP MDM
5 1 (0.27%) HFM
5 1 (0.27%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.27%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.27%) CODA-Financials
5 1 (0.27%) SunGard GMI
5 1 (0.27%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.69%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (2.42%) SaaS
3 5 (1.34%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.08%) GitHub
5 3 (0.81%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (0.81%) Force.com
6 2 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.54%) Taleo
6 2 (0.54%) Office 365
7 1 (0.27%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.27%) Google Compute Engine
7 1 (0.27%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.27%) PaaS
7 1 (0.27%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.38%) LDAP
2 16 (4.30%) VPN
2 16 (4.30%) Intranet
2 16 (4.30%) Internet
3 14 (3.76%) SAN
4 13 (3.49%) Firewall
5 11 (2.96%) DNS
6 10 (2.69%) SSL
7 9 (2.42%) HTTP
8 8 (2.15%) Wireless
8 8 (2.15%) NAS
9 7 (1.88%) DSL
9 7 (1.88%) DHCP
9 7 (1.88%) LAN
10 6 (1.61%) IPsec
11 5 (1.34%) Intrusion Detection
11 5 (1.34%) Cisco IOS
11 5 (1.34%) VoIP
12 4 (1.08%) WAN
12 4 (1.08%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 44 (11.83%) Relational Database
3 22 (5.91%) Oracle Database
4 21 (5.65%) SQL Server 2008
5 18 (4.84%) NoSQL
6 17 (4.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (4.57%) RDBMS
6 17 (4.57%) MS Access
6 17 (4.57%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (4.30%) SQL Server 2005
8 15 (4.03%) Oracle Database 11g
9 13 (3.49%) MongoDB
10 10 (2.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 9 (2.42%) Big Data
11 9 (2.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 8 (2.15%) Hadoop
13 7 (1.88%) EDRMS
13 7 (1.88%) BusinessObjects
13 7 (1.88%) DTS
14 6 (1.61%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 25 (6.72%) Jenkins
2 13 (3.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (3.49%) TeamCity
3 12 (3.23%) Maven
3 12 (3.23%) Visual Studio
4 10 (2.69%) NUnit
5 8 (2.15%) Subversion
5 8 (2.15%) ReSharper
6 6 (1.61%) Selenium
6 6 (1.61%) JUnit
7 5 (1.34%) Eclipse
7 5 (1.34%) JIRA
7 5 (1.34%) FxCop
7 5 (1.34%) StyleCop
7 5 (1.34%) NDepend
7 5 (1.34%) Moq
7 5 (1.34%) Grunt
7 5 (1.34%) JSHint
7 5 (1.34%) Bower
8 4 (1.08%) YourKit
General
1 86 (23.12%) Finance
2 67 (18.01%) Banking
3 36 (9.68%) Investment Banking
4 27 (7.26%) Retail
5 10 (2.69%) Telecoms
6 9 (2.42%) Law
7 6 (1.61%) Marketing
8 5 (1.34%) Publishing
8 5 (1.34%) Legal
9 4 (1.08%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.08%) Advertising
10 2 (0.54%) French Language
10 2 (0.54%) German Language
10 2 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.54%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.54%) Games
10 2 (0.54%) Billing
11 1 (0.27%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.27%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.27%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 163 (43.82%) Architect
2 88 (23.66%) Developer
3 67 (18.01%) Technical Architect
4 51 (13.71%) Solutions Architect
5 35 (9.41%) Consultant
6 22 (5.91%) .NET Developer
7 19 (5.11%) C# Developer
7 19 (5.11%) Java Developer
7 19 (5.11%) Senior Developer
8 15 (4.03%) Analyst
9 13 (3.49%) Web Developer
10 12 (3.23%) Project Manager
10 12 (3.23%) Infrastructure Architect
11 10 (2.69%) Delivery Manager
11 10 (2.69%) Technical Consultant
12 9 (2.42%) Senior Consultant
12 9 (2.42%) Applications Architect
12 9 (2.42%) Senior Technical Consultant
12 9 (2.42%) ITSM Consultant
12 9 (2.42%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (21.24%) .NET
2 48 (12.90%) HTML
3 43 (11.56%) Web Services
4 34 (9.14%) Middleware
5 29 (7.80%) XML
5 29 (7.80%) ASP.NET
6 28 (7.53%) CSS
7 27 (7.26%) REST
8 26 (6.99%) SOAP
9 25 (6.72%) HTML5
10 21 (5.65%) ASP.NET MVC
10 21 (5.65%) J2EE
11 17 (4.57%) Ajax
11 17 (4.57%) .NET Framework
11 17 (4.57%) AngularJS
12 16 (4.30%) WCF
12 16 (4.30%) jQuery
13 14 (3.76%) Spring
14 13 (3.49%) Entity Framework
15 12 (3.23%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 41 (11.02%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (6.99%) Data Centre
3 17 (4.57%) User Experience
3 17 (4.57%) Management Information System
4 14 (3.76%) Fixed Income
5 13 (3.49%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (2.69%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 10 (2.69%) Computer Science
7 9 (2.42%) CMDB
8 8 (2.15%) Data Integration
8 8 (2.15%) W3C
9 7 (1.88%) Wiki
10 6 (1.61%) Client/Server
10 6 (1.61%) PKI
11 5 (1.34%) Mobile Banking
12 4 (1.08%) Statistics
13 3 (0.81%) Blog
13 3 (0.81%) Fat Client
13 3 (0.81%) Hedge funds
13 3 (0.81%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 44 (11.83%) Windows
2 40 (10.75%) Linux
3 25 (6.72%) UNIX
4 12 (3.23%) AIX
5 7 (1.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (1.88%) Windows 7
5 7 (1.88%) Windows 8
6 5 (1.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.08%) Solaris
8 2 (0.54%) Android
8 2 (0.54%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (36.83%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (17.74%) SOA
3 42 (11.29%) Scrum
4 39 (10.48%) E-Commerce
5 34 (9.14%) Project Management
5 34 (9.14%) TOGAF
6 32 (8.60%) ITIL
7 31 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
7 31 (8.33%) SDLC
8 28 (7.53%) Analytics
9 26 (6.99%) PRINCE2
9 26 (6.99%) UML
9 26 (6.99%) TDD
10 24 (6.45%) Data Management
11 23 (6.18%) Stakeholder Management
11 23 (6.18%) OO
11 23 (6.18%) BDD
12 22 (5.91%) MVC
13 21 (5.65%) Data Modelling
13 21 (5.65%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 94 (25.27%) Java
2 76 (20.43%) SQL
3 47 (12.63%) JavaScript
4 45 (12.10%) C#
5 28 (7.53%) Python
6 18 (4.84%) T-SQL
7 15 (4.03%) VBA
8 9 (2.42%) Perl
9 8 (2.15%) PL/SQL
10 6 (1.61%) R
11 5 (1.34%) Ruby
11 5 (1.34%) C
11 5 (1.34%) PHP
12 4 (1.08%) MATLAB
12 4 (1.08%) VB
13 3 (0.81%) VB.NET
13 3 (0.81%) C++
13 3 (0.81%) Groovy
14 2 (0.54%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.54%) Scala
Qualifications
1 57 (15.32%) Degree
2 23 (6.18%) Security Cleared
3 19 (5.11%) SC Cleared
4 8 (2.15%) DV Cleared
5 7 (1.88%) CTC Cleared
6 6 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (1.34%) CCSA
7 5 (1.34%) CCSE
7 5 (1.34%) Check Point Certification
8 4 (1.08%) CCNA
9 3 (0.81%) PMP
9 3 (0.81%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.54%) CCNP
10 2 (0.54%) CISSP
10 2 (0.54%) CAPM
11 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.27%) CCDP
11 1 (0.27%) MCSA
11 1 (0.27%) CCIE
11 1 (0.27%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.03%) QA
2 4 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.54%) COBIT
3 2 (0.54%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (6.45%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.34%) Snort
3 5 (1.34%) Squid
4 3 (0.81%) vSphere
4 3 (0.81%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.54%) XenApp
5 2 (0.54%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.54%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.27%) IAG
6 1 (0.27%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.27%) vCloud
6 1 (0.27%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 11 (2.96%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (2.69%) Puppet
3 9 (2.42%) HP UCMDB
4 7 (1.88%) SCCM
5 2 (0.54%) Capistrano
5 2 (0.54%) Graphite
6 1 (0.27%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.27%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 83 (22.31%) Oracle
2 56 (15.05%) Microsoft
3 22 (5.91%) IBM
4 15 (4.03%) Citrix
5 13 (3.49%) Informatica
5 13 (3.49%) TIBCO
6 11 (2.96%) VMware
6 11 (2.96%) SAP
7 10 (2.69%) webMethods
8 9 (2.42%) Cisco
8 9 (2.42%) ServiceNow
9 7 (1.88%) Sybase
9 7 (1.88%) Adobe
10 6 (1.61%) PeopleSoft
11 5 (1.34%) Dell
11 5 (1.34%) CheckPoint
11 5 (1.34%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (1.34%) Pega
12 4 (1.08%) hybris
12 4 (1.08%) Nokia
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