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 3 May 2016 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architect
Rank 138 180 174
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 141 87 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.46% 0.88% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.54% 0.93% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 54 54
Median daily rate £525 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £490
% change year-on-year
- +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £60.00 £37.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.16% +23.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.00 £49.50 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -30.28%
Technical Architect
England

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
9170 9361 8882
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 95.26% 94.33% 93.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5549 5142 4874
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £501 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 379 452 487
Median hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.85 £50.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.28 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -

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 3 May 2016.

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 3 May 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
Hampshire +29 51 £530 +17.77% 1
Berkshire +9 25 £463 -2.63% 4
Buckinghamshire +29 23 £481 -10.46% 1
Oxfordshire +19 22 £600 +14.28% 1
West Sussex -17 13 £495 +19.27% 1
Surrey -14 5 £488 +8.33% 2
Kent - 1 £425 -
Middlesex - 1 £400 -
Technical Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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 66 (29.60%) Oracle
2 64 (28.70%) Security Cleared
3 59 (26.46%) Microsoft
4 53 (23.77%) SC Cleared
5 50 (22.42%) Migration
6 47 (21.08%) Linux
7 43 (19.28%) Windows
7 43 (19.28%) Technical Architecture
8 38 (17.04%) Data Centre
9 31 (13.90%) Unix
10 30 (13.45%) Cisco
11 28 (12.56%) Java
11 28 (12.56%) Oracle Database
12 26 (11.66%) LAN
12 26 (11.66%) Active Directory
12 26 (11.66%) Citrix
12 26 (11.66%) VMware
13 25 (11.21%) .NET
14 24 (10.76%) Windows Server
14 24 (10.76%) VMware Infrastructure
15 22 (9.87%) HP
16 21 (9.42%) IBM
17 20 (8.97%) SAP
17 20 (8.97%) SOA
17 20 (8.97%) CRM
17 20 (8.97%) Finance
18 19 (8.52%) ERP
18 19 (8.52%) SAN
18 19 (8.52%) Red Hat
18 19 (8.52%) Service 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 17 (7.62%) SharePoint
2 11 (4.93%) NetWeaver
2 11 (4.93%) SAP EP
3 9 (4.04%) MS Exchange
4 7 (3.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (3.14%) SAS
5 4 (1.79%) Node.js
6 3 (1.35%) Apache
6 3 (1.35%) JBoss
7 2 (0.90%) IIS
7 2 (0.90%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.45%) FileNet
8 1 (0.45%) Jetty
8 1 (0.45%) SAP Portal
8 1 (0.45%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.45%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.45%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (2.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (4.93%) SAP CRM
1 11 (4.93%) SAP MDM
2 7 (3.14%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (3.14%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.90%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.45%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.45%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.45%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.45%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.45%) SAP SRM
4 1 (0.45%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 19 (8.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (6.73%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (6.73%) Office 365
3 8 (3.59%) PaaS
4 6 (2.69%) SaaS
5 2 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.90%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (11.66%) LAN
2 19 (8.52%) SAN
3 17 (7.62%) WAN
4 16 (7.17%) Network Security
5 15 (6.73%) Firewall
6 13 (5.83%) NAS
7 11 (4.93%) DNS
7 11 (4.93%) MPLS
8 9 (4.04%) Multicast
8 9 (4.04%) VLAN
9 4 (1.79%) Internet
9 4 (1.79%) Intranet
9 4 (1.79%) Wireless
10 3 (1.35%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (1.35%) VPN
10 3 (1.35%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (1.35%) WLAN
11 2 (0.90%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (0.90%) Frame Relay
11 2 (0.90%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (12.56%) Oracle Database
2 18 (8.07%) SQL Server
3 13 (5.83%) Oracle Database 12c
3 13 (5.83%) Relational Database
4 11 (4.93%) RDBMS
4 11 (4.93%) SAP HANA
5 7 (3.14%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (3.14%) MongoDB
5 7 (3.14%) MySQL
5 7 (3.14%) SAS EBI
6 6 (2.69%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (1.35%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.45%) Base SAS
8 1 (0.45%) Big Data
8 1 (0.45%) DB2
8 1 (0.45%) OLTP
8 1 (0.45%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 4 (1.79%) HP UFT
1 4 (1.79%) LoadRunner
1 4 (1.79%) Maven
2 3 (1.35%) Cucumber
2 3 (1.35%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.35%) JUnit
2 3 (1.35%) Selenium
3 2 (0.90%) JBehave
4 1 (0.45%) WebDriver
General
1 20 (8.97%) Finance
2 14 (6.28%) Retail
3 8 (3.59%) Back Office
3 8 (3.59%) Military
4 4 (1.79%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.35%) Publishing
6 2 (0.90%) Marketing
7 1 (0.45%) Automotive
7 1 (0.45%) Banking
7 1 (0.45%) Billing
7 1 (0.45%) Local Government
7 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.45%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (11.21%) .NET
2 15 (6.73%) Web Services
3 12 (5.38%) SAP Basis
4 11 (4.93%) HTML
4 11 (4.93%) REST
4 11 (4.93%) SAP PI
5 8 (3.59%) JSON
6 7 (3.14%) ASP.NET
6 7 (3.14%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (3.14%) CSS
6 7 (3.14%) SOAP
7 6 (2.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 6 (2.69%) Ruby on Rails
7 6 (2.69%) Spring
8 5 (2.24%) XML
9 4 (1.79%) Ajax
9 4 (1.79%) Hibernate
9 4 (1.79%) Middleware
9 4 (1.79%) Play Framework
9 4 (1.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 38 (17.04%) Data Centre
2 10 (4.48%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.04%) User Experience
4 7 (3.14%) N-Tier
4 7 (3.14%) Private Cloud
5 5 (2.24%) Blockchain
5 5 (2.24%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.24%) LPAR
5 5 (2.24%) Mainframe
5 5 (2.24%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.79%) Cryptocurrency
6 4 (1.79%) VCE vBlock
7 3 (1.35%) Public Cloud
7 3 (1.35%) SCADA
7 3 (1.35%) Smart Meter
8 2 (0.90%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (0.90%) Reference Data
8 2 (0.90%) Replication
9 1 (0.45%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 47 (21.08%) Linux
2 43 (19.28%) Windows
3 31 (13.90%) Unix
4 24 (10.76%) Windows Server
5 9 (4.04%) Oracle Linux
5 9 (4.04%) Windows 10
5 9 (4.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (3.59%) HPUX
6 8 (3.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.79%) AIX
7 4 (1.79%) MVS
7 4 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.45%) CentOS
9 1 (0.45%) i5/OS
9 1 (0.45%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.45%) SUSE
9 1 (0.45%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.45%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (22.42%) Migration
2 43 (19.28%) Technical Architecture
3 20 (8.97%) CRM
3 20 (8.97%) SOA
4 19 (8.52%) ERP
4 19 (8.52%) Service Management
5 18 (8.07%) Network Design
6 17 (7.62%) E-Commerce
7 15 (6.73%) Data Management
7 15 (6.73%) TOGAF
8 14 (6.28%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (6.28%) Enterprise Architecture
9 12 (5.38%) Server Virtualisation
10 11 (4.93%) Master Data Management
11 10 (4.48%) Business Transformation
12 9 (4.04%) Cybersecurity
12 9 (4.04%) Security Architecture
13 8 (3.59%) MVC
14 7 (3.14%) Project Management
14 7 (3.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 28 (12.56%) Java
2 14 (6.28%) C#
2 14 (6.28%) SQL
3 10 (4.48%) PHP
4 9 (4.04%) C++
5 6 (2.69%) Perl
5 6 (2.69%) Ruby
6 5 (2.24%) JavaScript
7 4 (1.79%) Scala
8 3 (1.35%) C
9 2 (0.90%) Python
10 1 (0.45%) ABAP
10 1 (0.45%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.45%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.45%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.45%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.45%) VBScript
10 1 (0.45%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 64 (28.70%) Security Cleared
2 53 (23.77%) SC Cleared
3 10 (4.48%) DV Cleared
4 9 (4.04%) Degree
5 8 (3.59%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (2.69%) CCIE
6 6 (2.69%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.35%) MCSE
8 2 (0.90%) Chartered Engineer
8 2 (0.90%) MCITP
8 2 (0.90%) MCSD
8 2 (0.90%) SAS Certification
8 2 (0.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.45%) CCNA
9 1 (0.45%) CCNP
9 1 (0.45%) CISSP
9 1 (0.45%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.35%) QA
2 2 (0.90%) SLA
3 1 (0.45%) COBIT
3 1 (0.45%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.45%) HL7
System Software
1 26 (11.66%) Active Directory
2 24 (10.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.24%) Hyper-V
3 5 (2.24%) VMware ESX
4 3 (1.35%) vSphere
4 3 (1.35%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.90%) Docker
5 2 (0.90%) XenApp
6 1 (0.45%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.45%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 11 (4.93%) SCCM
2 9 (4.04%) SCOM
2 9 (4.04%) Tivoli
3 7 (3.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 5 (2.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (1.35%) FortiGate
6 2 (0.90%) ThinApp
7 1 (0.45%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.45%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.45%) MOM
7 1 (0.45%) Nagios
7 1 (0.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 66 (29.60%) Oracle
2 59 (26.46%) Microsoft
3 30 (13.45%) Cisco
4 26 (11.66%) Citrix
4 26 (11.66%) VMware
5 22 (9.87%) HP
6 21 (9.42%) IBM
7 20 (8.97%) SAP
8 19 (8.52%) Red Hat
9 17 (7.62%) NetApp
10 9 (4.04%) CA
10 9 (4.04%) Serena
11 6 (2.69%) CheckPoint
11 6 (2.69%) Cognos
12 5 (2.24%) Blue Coat
12 5 (2.24%) Brocade
12 5 (2.24%) F5
12 5 (2.24%) Juniper
12 5 (2.24%) Sitecore
13 4 (1.79%) EMC
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