The table below looks at the statistics for Technical Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Architecture
England / South East
Rank 197 174 201
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +27
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 46 83 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.60% 0.97% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 1.19% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 47 42
Median daily rate £474 £500 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.25% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £375 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £670 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £29.92 - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £56.00 £49.50
% change year-on-year
-46.57% +13.13%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6133 6948 7637
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.52% 80.97% 78.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 3617 4286 4183
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 229 272 252
Median hourly rate £30.00 £45.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.87 £61.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.88 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +45.45%

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Technical Architecture as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Technical Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Technical Architecture
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 Architecture across the South East region.

Technical Architecture Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Technical Architecture
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

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

Technical Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Technical Architecture
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 Architecture across the South East region.

Technical Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Technical Architecture
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 Architecture within the South East region over the 3 months to 20 February 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
Berkshire +21 20 £475 -5.00% 1
Hampshire -15 11 £550 - 2
West Sussex -10 8 £405 -26.31%
Surrey +10 4 £536 +19.16% 2
Kent +2 2 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 - - 2
Technical Architecture
England

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Technical Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for Technical Architecture.

1 22 (24.18%) Oracle
1 22 (24.18%) SAP
2 18 (19.78%) SQL Server
2 18 (19.78%) SQL
3 17 (18.68%) Retail
3 17 (18.68%) Enterprise Architecture
3 17 (18.68%) Security Cleared
4 15 (16.48%) SC Cleared
4 15 (16.48%) Data Management
4 15 (16.48%) Java
4 15 (16.48%) Master Data Management
5 14 (15.38%) ERP
5 14 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (14.29%) CRM
7 12 (13.19%) ETL
7 12 (13.19%) Data Protection
8 11 (12.09%) SAP PI
8 11 (12.09%) SAP HANA
8 11 (12.09%) Data Modelling
8 11 (12.09%) NetWeaver
8 11 (12.09%) SAP CRM
8 11 (12.09%) SAP EP
8 11 (12.09%) SAP MDM
8 11 (12.09%) VMware
9 10 (10.99%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (10.99%) Python
9 10 (10.99%) Tableau
9 10 (10.99%) TOGAF
10 9 (9.89%) SAP Basis

Technical Architecture
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 11 (12.09%) NetWeaver
1 11 (12.09%) SAP EP
2 7 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 7 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.30%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.10%) Apache
4 1 (1.10%) IIS
4 1 (1.10%) JBoss
4 1 (1.10%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.10%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (12.09%) SAP CRM
1 11 (12.09%) SAP MDM
2 3 (3.30%) BusinessWorks
3 2 (2.20%) NetSuite
4 1 (1.10%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.69%) IaaS
2 6 (6.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (5.49%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (5.49%) PaaS
4 2 (2.20%) CallidusCloud
4 2 (2.20%) Office 365
5 1 (1.10%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.20%) Unified Communications
1 2 (2.20%) WAN
2 1 (1.10%) BGP
2 1 (1.10%) Broadband
2 1 (1.10%) DNS
2 1 (1.10%) DSL
2 1 (1.10%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.10%) Firewall
2 1 (1.10%) Internet
2 1 (1.10%) IP Telephony
2 1 (1.10%) IPsec
2 1 (1.10%) LAN
2 1 (1.10%) MPLS
2 1 (1.10%) Network Security
2 1 (1.10%) OSPF
2 1 (1.10%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.10%) VoIP
2 1 (1.10%) VPLS
2 1 (1.10%) VPN
2 1 (1.10%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (19.78%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.09%) SAP HANA
3 7 (7.69%) MySQL
4 5 (5.49%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (5.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (4.40%) Azure SQL Database
5 4 (4.40%) Big Data
5 4 (4.40%) Hadoop
5 4 (4.40%) IBM InfoSphere
5 4 (4.40%) NoSQL
5 4 (4.40%) Power BI
5 4 (4.40%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.20%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (2.20%) GIS
6 2 (2.20%) SAP BW
7 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (4.40%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.30%) ANTLR
2 3 (3.30%) Eclipse
2 3 (3.30%) JUnit
2 3 (3.30%) Maven
3 1 (1.10%) Bower
3 1 (1.10%) FxCop
3 1 (1.10%) Grunt
3 1 (1.10%) JSHint
3 1 (1.10%) Moq
3 1 (1.10%) NDepend
3 1 (1.10%) NUnit
3 1 (1.10%) ReSharper
3 1 (1.10%) Selenium
3 1 (1.10%) StyleCop
3 1 (1.10%) Subversion
3 1 (1.10%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (18.68%) Retail
2 7 (7.69%) Finance
3 5 (5.49%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.20%) Billing
5 1 (1.10%) Banking
5 1 (1.10%) Dutch Language
5 1 (1.10%) French Language
5 1 (1.10%) German Language
5 1 (1.10%) Italian Language
5 1 (1.10%) Legal
5 1 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.10%) Publishing
5 1 (1.10%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 52 (57.14%) Architect
2 21 (23.08%) Technical Architect
3 19 (20.88%) Developer
4 15 (16.48%) Technical Leader
5 12 (13.19%) SAP Architect
6 10 (10.99%) SAP Technical Architect
7 9 (9.89%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (6.59%) Business Analyst
8 6 (6.59%) Lead Architect
8 6 (6.59%) Report Developer
8 6 (6.59%) Tableau Developer
9 5 (5.49%) Data Architect
9 5 (5.49%) Enterprise Architect
10 4 (4.40%) Project Manager
10 4 (4.40%) SQL Developer
10 4 (4.40%) Technical Manager
11 3 (3.30%) Applications Architect
11 3 (3.30%) Java Developer
11 3 (3.30%) SAP Project Manager
11 3 (3.30%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.09%) SAP PI
2 9 (9.89%) SAP Basis
3 7 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails
4 6 (6.59%) REST
5 5 (5.49%) J2EE
5 5 (5.49%) Web Services
6 4 (4.40%) Apache Thrift
6 4 (4.40%) PostGIS
6 4 (4.40%) XACML
7 3 (3.30%) .NET
7 3 (3.30%) Drools
7 3 (3.30%) JMS
7 3 (3.30%) MyBatis
7 3 (3.30%) Spring
8 2 (2.20%) EJB
8 2 (2.20%) JSP
8 2 (2.20%) XML
9 1 (1.10%) ASP.NET
9 1 (1.10%) CSS
9 1 (1.10%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.40%) Data Centre
1 4 (4.40%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.30%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.20%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.20%) Fat Client
3 2 (2.20%) NHS
3 2 (2.20%) PMI
3 2 (2.20%) SCADA
3 2 (2.20%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.10%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.10%) User Experience
4 1 (1.10%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.69%) Windows
2 5 (5.49%) Linux
3 4 (4.40%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.30%) Unix
5 1 (1.10%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.10%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (18.68%) Enterprise Architecture
2 15 (16.48%) Data Management
2 15 (16.48%) Master Data Management
3 14 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (15.38%) ERP
4 13 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (14.29%) CRM
5 12 (13.19%) Data Protection
5 12 (13.19%) ETL
6 11 (12.09%) Data Modelling
7 10 (10.99%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (10.99%) TOGAF
8 9 (9.89%) Project Management
9 8 (8.79%) Analytics
9 8 (8.79%) Business Analysis
9 8 (8.79%) Configuration Management
9 8 (8.79%) E-Commerce
9 8 (8.79%) SOA
10 7 (7.69%) Scrum
10 7 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 18 (19.78%) SQL
2 15 (16.48%) Java
3 10 (10.99%) Python
4 8 (8.79%) JavaScript
5 7 (7.69%) Ruby
6 6 (6.59%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.20%) ABAP
7 2 (2.20%) C
8 1 (1.10%) C#
Qualifications
1 17 (18.68%) Security Cleared
2 15 (16.48%) SC Cleared
3 6 (6.59%) Degree
3 6 (6.59%) DV Cleared
4 5 (5.49%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.30%) MBA
5 3 (3.30%) PhD
6 2 (2.20%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (2.20%) CCNA
6 2 (2.20%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.20%) MCSA
6 2 (2.20%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.10%) CCDP
7 1 (1.10%) CCIE
7 1 (1.10%) CCIP
7 1 (1.10%) CCNP
7 1 (1.10%) MCSE
7 1 (1.10%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (3.30%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.20%) QA
4 1 (1.10%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.10%) PA-DSS
4 1 (1.10%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.10%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (9.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (6.59%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.30%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.20%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.10%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (1.10%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.10%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.10%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (1.10%) MOM
Vendors
1 22 (24.18%) Oracle
1 22 (24.18%) SAP
2 11 (12.09%) VMware
3 10 (10.99%) Tableau
4 6 (6.59%) Microsoft
5 5 (5.49%) IBM
6 4 (4.40%) ESRI
6 4 (4.40%) Informatica
7 3 (3.30%) Cisco
7 3 (3.30%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (3.30%) TIBCO
8 2 (2.20%) Ab Initio
8 2 (2.20%) Callidus
8 2 (2.20%) Citrix
8 2 (2.20%) Cognos
8 2 (2.20%) JDA
8 2 (2.20%) Jitterbit
8 2 (2.20%) Mapinfo
8 2 (2.20%) NetApp
8 2 (2.20%) Teradata