The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architect
Rank 182 165 158
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 79 77 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.79% 0.83% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 0.90% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 50 45
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£456 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.38% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £372 £366
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £553 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Average hourly rate £37.00 £30.00 £26.98
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% +11.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 £71.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-30.28% +163.20%
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
9125 8569 7745
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.48% 91.87% 92.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 5036 4744 3880
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £213 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 437 448 606
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.85 £11.63 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Technical Architect in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 27 April 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Architect within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 April 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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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
Berkshire +10 20 £488 +8.33% 1
Hampshire -4 18 £450 +10.09% 1
Oxfordshire -8 13 £525 -2.32%
Surrey -1 12 £450 -10.00% 2
West Sussex -13 8 £415 -17.20% 1
Buckinghamshire -16 7 £500 +11.11%
East Sussex -11 1 £513 +20.58%
Technical Architect
England

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Technical Architect in their job title 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 with Technical Architect in their job title.

1 48 (27.43%) Microsoft
2 39 (22.29%) Windows
3 35 (20.00%) SQL
4 32 (18.29%) Technical Architecture
4 32 (18.29%) Security Cleared
5 30 (17.14%) VMware
6 26 (14.86%) Java
7 22 (12.57%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (12.00%) Firewall
8 21 (12.00%) Active Directory
9 20 (11.43%) Cisco
9 20 (11.43%) Finance
9 20 (11.43%) Migration
10 19 (10.86%) TOGAF
10 19 (10.86%) HP
11 18 (10.29%) Oracle
12 17 (9.71%) SQL Server
12 17 (9.71%) VMware Infrastructure
12 17 (9.71%) SC Cleared
13 16 (9.14%) .NET
13 16 (9.14%) MS Excel
13 16 (9.14%) WAN
14 15 (8.57%) UNIX
15 14 (8.00%) SharePoint
15 14 (8.00%) ITIL
15 14 (8.00%) IBM
15 14 (8.00%) SAN
15 14 (8.00%) Salesforce.com
15 14 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
16 13 (7.43%) BizTalk Server

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Technical Architect in their job title 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 with Technical Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 13 (7.43%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (5.14%) WebSphere
3 9 (5.14%) IIS
3 9 (5.14%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (4.00%) Lync
4 7 (4.00%) MS Exchange
5 6 (3.43%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (2.86%) SharePoint Server
6 5 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (2.29%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (1.71%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.71%) Documentum
8 3 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (1.14%) JBoss
9 2 (1.14%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.57%) Apache
10 1 (0.57%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.57%) NetWeaver
10 1 (0.57%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 16 (9.14%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.71%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.71%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.14%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.57%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (5.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (4.57%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (2.86%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (1.71%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (1.71%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (1.71%) Oracle 11i
4 3 (1.71%) Oracle BRM
4 3 (1.71%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.57%) Endur
5 1 (0.57%) FLEXCUBE
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.43%) SaaS
2 5 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (2.29%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.71%) Boomi
5 2 (1.14%) Force.com
6 1 (0.57%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.57%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.57%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 21 (12.00%) Firewall
2 16 (9.14%) WAN
3 14 (8.00%) SAN
4 12 (6.86%) LAN
5 7 (4.00%) Internet
6 4 (2.29%) VPN
7 3 (1.71%) DNS
7 3 (1.71%) MPLS
7 3 (1.71%) TCP/IP
7 3 (1.71%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (1.71%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (1.14%) HSRP
8 2 (1.14%) SSL
8 2 (1.14%) xDSL
8 2 (1.14%) EIGRP
8 2 (1.14%) TACACS
8 2 (1.14%) VRRP
8 2 (1.14%) IPsec
8 2 (1.14%) VPLS
8 2 (1.14%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (9.71%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.14%) DB2
3 7 (4.00%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.86%) SAP Data Services
4 5 (2.86%) SAP HANA
4 5 (2.86%) MySQL
4 5 (2.86%) Oracle Database
4 5 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (2.86%) SAP BW
5 4 (2.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 4 (2.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (2.29%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (2.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.71%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.71%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (1.71%) Big Data
7 2 (1.14%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.14%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 5 (2.86%) Visual Studio
2 4 (2.29%) JIRA
3 3 (1.71%) Oracle Forms
General
1 20 (11.43%) Finance
2 5 (2.86%) Telecoms
2 5 (2.86%) Banking
2 5 (2.86%) Retail
3 3 (1.71%) Billing
4 2 (1.14%) Marketing
4 2 (1.14%) Spanish Language
4 2 (1.14%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.14%) Advertising
5 1 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (9.14%) .NET
2 8 (4.57%) Middleware
2 8 (4.57%) Web Services
3 6 (3.43%) HTML
4 5 (2.86%) ASP.NET
4 5 (2.86%) HTML5
5 4 (2.29%) Visualforce
5 4 (2.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (1.71%) XML
6 3 (1.71%) REST
7 2 (1.14%) Mason
7 2 (1.14%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (1.14%) SOAP
7 2 (1.14%) CSS
7 2 (1.14%) JSP
7 2 (1.14%) Hibernate
7 2 (1.14%) Spring
7 2 (1.14%) Application Packaging
8 1 (0.57%) JSR 170
8 1 (0.57%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.71%) GIS
3 8 (4.57%) Mainframe
4 7 (4.00%) IBM Mainframe
5 6 (3.43%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.29%) Clustering
7 3 (1.71%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.71%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (1.14%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.14%) User Experience
8 2 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.14%) Replication
8 2 (1.14%) PKI
8 2 (1.14%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.57%) Semantic Web
9 1 (0.57%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.57%) Open Source
9 1 (0.57%) Video on Demand
9 1 (0.57%) Frameworx
9 1 (0.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 39 (22.29%) Windows
2 15 (8.57%) UNIX
3 13 (7.43%) Linux
4 8 (4.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (4.00%) AIX
6 6 (3.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (2.86%) Windows 7
8 4 (2.29%) Windows XP
9 3 (1.71%) Windows Vista
9 3 (1.71%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (18.29%) Technical Architecture
2 22 (12.57%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (11.43%) Migration
4 19 (10.86%) TOGAF
5 14 (8.00%) ITIL
6 13 (7.43%) CRM
6 13 (7.43%) ETL
7 11 (6.29%) Project Management
7 11 (6.29%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (5.71%) SOA
9 9 (5.14%) Analytics
10 8 (4.57%) MVC
11 7 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (4.00%) Scrum
11 7 (4.00%) BPEL
11 7 (4.00%) Business Analytics
12 6 (3.43%) People Management
12 6 (3.43%) Process Architecture
12 6 (3.43%) Workflow
13 5 (2.86%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (20.00%) SQL
2 26 (14.86%) Java
3 8 (4.57%) JavaScript
3 8 (4.57%) C#
4 5 (2.86%) ABAP
4 5 (2.86%) PowerShell
4 5 (2.86%) Apex Code
5 4 (2.29%) C
5 4 (2.29%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.14%) Perl
6 2 (1.14%) VB
7 1 (0.57%) Scala
7 1 (0.57%) Ruby
7 1 (0.57%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.57%) PHP
7 1 (0.57%) C++
Qualifications
1 32 (18.29%) Security Cleared
2 17 (9.71%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.57%) DV Cleared
3 8 (4.57%) Degree
3 8 (4.57%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (3.43%) MCITP
6 5 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (2.86%) CISSP
7 4 (2.29%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.71%) CCNP
8 3 (1.71%) BC Cleared
9 2 (1.14%) CCIE
10 1 (0.57%) CCNA
10 1 (0.57%) PMP
10 1 (0.57%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.57%) MCTS
10 1 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.57%) Chartered Engineer
10 1 (0.57%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.43%) QA
2 3 (1.71%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.57%) JSP 440
System Software
1 21 (12.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (9.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (5.14%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.29%) XenApp
5 3 (1.71%) XenDesktop
5 3 (1.71%) vSphere
6 2 (1.14%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.14%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.57%) NDS
7 1 (0.57%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.57%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (4.00%) SCCM
2 3 (1.71%) SCOM
3 2 (1.14%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (1.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (1.14%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (1.14%) WMI
4 1 (0.57%) WSUS
4 1 (0.57%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 48 (27.43%) Microsoft
2 30 (17.14%) VMware
3 20 (11.43%) Cisco
4 19 (10.86%) HP
5 18 (10.29%) Oracle
6 14 (8.00%) IBM
6 14 (8.00%) Salesforce.com
7 10 (5.71%) SAP
8 9 (5.14%) Citrix
9 7 (4.00%) NetApp
9 7 (4.00%) Business Objects
10 5 (2.86%) Dell
10 5 (2.86%) Juniper
11 3 (1.71%) EMC
11 3 (1.71%) Siebel
11 3 (1.71%) CheckPoint
11 3 (1.71%) Tufin
11 3 (1.71%) Lumension
12 2 (1.14%) Riverbed
12 2 (1.14%) SolarWinds
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