The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Technical Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Architect
England / South East
Rank 167 170 167
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 71 82 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.98% 0.99% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 1.05% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 52 64
Median daily rate £600 £505 £545
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.81% -7.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £430 £440
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £600 £636
UK excluding London median daily rate £503 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £32.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6771 7819 8709
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.29% 94.24% 93.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 3909 4585 4713
Median daily rate £400 £398 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 341 405 424
Median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.40% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £52.63 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South East region that featured Technical Architect in the job title.

Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Technical Architect
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Technical Architect across the South East region.

Technical Architect Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Technical Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Architect across the South East region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Technical Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Technical Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Technical Architect across the South East region.

Technical Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Technical Architect
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Architect within the South East region over the 3 months to 20 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
Buckinghamshire +20 23 £600 +33.33% 2
Hampshire +9 17 £575 +2.22% 1
Berkshire +1 10 £475 +2.70% 1
Oxfordshire +3 8 £663 +32.50%
Surrey +2 5 £651 +30.10% 2
West Sussex -5 3 - - 1
Kent - 2 £563 -
Sussex - 1 - -
Technical Architect
England

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, Technical Architect 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 South East region featuring Technical Architect in the job title.

1 31 (24.60%) Microsoft
2 23 (18.25%) Oracle
3 21 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
4 20 (15.87%) Security Cleared
4 20 (15.87%) Java
5 19 (15.08%) Windows
5 19 (15.08%) WAN
6 18 (14.29%) Active Directory
6 18 (14.29%) SC Cleared
6 18 (14.29%) Office 365
7 17 (13.49%) CRM
8 16 (12.70%) SAP
9 15 (11.90%) ERP
10 14 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
10 14 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (10.32%) Data Management
11 13 (10.32%) Enterprise Architecture
11 13 (10.32%) Amazon AWS
11 13 (10.32%) SAP PI
11 13 (10.32%) NetWeaver
11 13 (10.32%) Migration
11 13 (10.32%) SAP CRM
11 13 (10.32%) SAP EP
11 13 (10.32%) SAP MDM
11 13 (10.32%) SAP HANA
11 13 (10.32%) Master Data Management
12 12 (9.52%) Linux
13 11 (8.73%) SAP Basis
13 11 (8.73%) SOA
13 11 (8.73%) Stakeholder Management

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 13 (10.32%) NetWeaver
1 13 (10.32%) SAP EP
2 5 (3.97%) MS Exchange
2 5 (3.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (3.97%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.97%) Skype for Business
2 5 (3.97%) WebLogic
3 3 (2.38%) Apache
3 3 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (2.38%) nginx
3 3 (2.38%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.59%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.79%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.79%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.79%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 7 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (10.32%) SAP CRM
1 13 (10.32%) SAP MDM
2 1 (0.79%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.79%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.79%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (14.29%) Office 365
2 14 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (10.32%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (3.97%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (3.97%) SaaS
5 3 (2.38%) IaaS
5 3 (2.38%) PaaS
6 2 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.79%) CallidusCloud
7 1 (0.79%) Force.com
7 1 (0.79%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (0.79%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 19 (15.08%) WAN
2 10 (7.94%) LAN
3 5 (3.97%) Firewall
3 5 (3.97%) Skype
4 4 (3.17%) SAN
5 3 (2.38%) 2G
5 3 (2.38%) 3G
5 3 (2.38%) DNS
5 3 (2.38%) LDAP
5 3 (2.38%) LTE
5 3 (2.38%) MPLS
5 3 (2.38%) UTRAN
6 2 (1.59%) Network Security
6 2 (1.59%) SMTP
7 1 (0.79%) OSPF
7 1 (0.79%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (0.79%) SSL
7 1 (0.79%) VoIP
7 1 (0.79%) VPN
7 1 (0.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.32%) SAP HANA
2 10 (7.94%) NoSQL
3 5 (3.97%) Big Data
3 5 (3.97%) MySQL
4 4 (3.17%) MongoDB
4 4 (3.17%) MS Access
5 3 (2.38%) Hadoop
5 3 (2.38%) Neo4j
5 3 (2.38%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (2.38%) SAP BW
5 3 (2.38%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.59%) Couchbase
6 2 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.59%) HBase
6 2 (1.59%) MarkLogic
6 2 (1.59%) NewSQL
6 2 (1.59%) OrientDB
6 2 (1.59%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (2.38%) Git (software)
1 3 (2.38%) Jenkins
1 3 (2.38%) ProC
2 2 (1.59%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.79%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.79%) webpack
General
1 8 (6.35%) Finance
2 7 (5.56%) Retail
3 5 (3.97%) Back Office
4 4 (3.17%) Advertising
5 3 (2.38%) Publishing
6 2 (1.59%) Banking
6 2 (1.59%) Marketing
6 2 (1.59%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.79%) French Language
7 1 (0.79%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.79%) Military
7 1 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.79%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.32%) SAP PI
2 11 (8.73%) SAP Basis
3 9 (7.14%) .NET
4 8 (6.35%) HTML
4 8 (6.35%) XML
5 6 (4.76%) J2EE
6 4 (3.17%) CSS
6 4 (3.17%) REST
6 4 (3.17%) RESTful
7 3 (2.38%) OAuth
7 3 (2.38%) SAML
7 3 (2.38%) Web Services
8 2 (1.59%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.59%) EJB
8 2 (1.59%) JSP
8 2 (1.59%) Kafka
8 2 (1.59%) LAMP
9 1 (0.79%) Sass
9 1 (0.79%) SignalR
9 1 (0.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.94%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.17%) Data Structures
3 3 (2.38%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.38%) VHDL
3 3 (2.38%) VLSI
4 2 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.59%) FlexPod
4 2 (1.59%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.59%) User Experience
5 1 (0.79%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.79%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.79%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (0.79%) PKI
5 1 (0.79%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.79%) VCE vBlock
5 1 (0.79%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (15.08%) Windows
2 12 (9.52%) Linux
3 9 (7.14%) Unix
4 7 (5.56%) Windows Server
5 6 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (3.17%) Mac OS X
7 3 (2.38%) AIX
7 3 (2.38%) Windows 10
7 3 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.59%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
2 17 (13.49%) CRM
3 15 (11.90%) ERP
4 14 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (10.32%) Data Management
5 13 (10.32%) Enterprise Architecture
5 13 (10.32%) Master Data Management
5 13 (10.32%) Migration
6 11 (8.73%) SOA
6 11 (8.73%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (7.94%) TOGAF
8 8 (6.35%) Network Design
8 8 (6.35%) Performance Analysis
8 8 (6.35%) Project Management
9 7 (5.56%) E-Commerce
10 6 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
10 6 (4.76%) Data Architecture
10 6 (4.76%) Mentoring
10 6 (4.76%) SDLC
11 5 (3.97%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 20 (15.87%) Java
2 9 (7.14%) SQL
3 8 (6.35%) C
3 8 (6.35%) Perl
3 8 (6.35%) Python
4 7 (5.56%) JavaScript
4 7 (5.56%) PHP
5 6 (4.76%) C++
6 4 (3.17%) C#
6 4 (3.17%) VBA
7 2 (1.59%) Ruby
7 2 (1.59%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.79%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.79%) JSX
8 1 (0.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (15.87%) Security Cleared
2 18 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.59%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.59%) Degree
3 2 (1.59%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.79%) CCNA
4 1 (0.79%) CCNP
4 1 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.79%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.79%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.79%) PCI DSS
1 1 (0.79%) QA
1 1 (0.79%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.97%) Docker
3 5 (3.97%) XenApp
4 4 (3.17%) vSphere
5 3 (2.38%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.59%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.59%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.59%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.79%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.79%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.79%) vCloud
7 1 (0.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.79%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (1.59%) SCCM
2 1 (0.79%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.79%) Ansible
2 1 (0.79%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (0.79%) Kibana
2 1 (0.79%) logstash
2 1 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.79%) Puppet
2 1 (0.79%) SCOM
2 1 (0.79%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.79%) vRealize
Vendors
1 31 (24.60%) Microsoft
2 23 (18.25%) Oracle
3 16 (12.70%) SAP
4 10 (7.94%) Cisco
5 9 (7.14%) HP
6 8 (6.35%) Citrix
6 8 (6.35%) VMware
7 4 (3.17%) CheckPoint
7 4 (3.17%) IBM
7 4 (3.17%) NetApp
7 4 (3.17%) Red Hat
8 3 (2.38%) Anite
8 3 (2.38%) Juniper
8 3 (2.38%) Riverbed
8 3 (2.38%) TIBCO
9 2 (1.59%) Blue Coat
9 2 (1.59%) Intel
9 2 (1.59%) Palo Alto
9 2 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.79%) F5
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