The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Technical Design Authority featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Design Authority (TDA)
England / London
Rank 390 390 382
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Design Authority 6 15 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.031% 0.073% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.077% 0.066%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 13 11
Median daily rate £625 £613 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.04% +6.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £613 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £685 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £651 £475 £475
% change year-on-year
+36.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £20.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
18377 19532 19691
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.92% 95.15% 94.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 13128 13704 14023
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 £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 249 305 343
Median hourly rate £20.12 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.80% +2.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.40 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.26 £36.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +9.37%

Technical Design Authority
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured Technical Design Authority in the job title.

Technical Design Authority Jobs Demand Trend in London

Technical Design Authority
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Technical Design Authority Daily Rate Trend in London

Technical Design Authority
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Design Authority across the London region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Technical Design Authority Daily Rate Histogram in London

Technical Design Authority Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, Technical Design Authority contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring Technical Design Authority in the job title.

1 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) DV Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) C
3 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) Flash
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
5 1 (11.11%) Coaching
5 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (11.11%) People Management
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 1 (11.11%) Service Design
5 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
5 1 (11.11%) Blue Coat
5 1 (11.11%) ProxySG
5 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
5 1 (11.11%) HMG Infosec
5 1 (11.11%) JSP 440
5 1 (11.11%) QMS
5 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
5 1 (11.11%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure

Technical Design Authority Skill Set
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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) IPsec
1 1 (11.11%) VPN
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Flash
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 1 (11.11%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
2 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Coaching
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Transformation
2 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Network Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) People Management
2 1 (11.11%) QMS
2 1 (11.11%) Scrum
2 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) Service Design
2 1 (11.11%) Software Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) DV Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) CCNP
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (11.11%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) HMG Infosec
1 1 (11.11%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) ProxySG
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Blue Coat
2 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) F5
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Symantec
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