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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architecture
Rank 193 161 179
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +18
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 54 82 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.58% 0.95% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 1.33% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 36 39
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£428 £445 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.93% +4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £354
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £850 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
-40.00% -
Technical Architecture
England

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
6818 6171 7091
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 73.46% 71.56% 71.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 3853 3428 3388
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 266 250 313
Average hourly rate £21.50 £29.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.86% +3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.43 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Technical Architecture across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Architecture within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. 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
Hampshire -16 13 £428 -2.28% 3
Berkshire -4 12 £375 +12.78% 6
Oxfordshire -5 7 - -
Surrey +4 6 £550 +29.41% 3
Buckinghamshire -16 6 £485 -42.94% 1
Kent -1 3 £380 - 1
Middlesex -1 2 £488 -15.21% 1
West Sussex -8 1 - - 1
Technical Architecture
England

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Technical Architecture also 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 that cited Technical Architecture.

1 31 (30.39%) Oracle
2 24 (23.53%) Migration
3 23 (22.55%) .NET
3 23 (22.55%) Java
4 22 (21.57%) Web Services
4 22 (21.57%) Security Cleared
4 22 (21.57%) Data Migration
5 21 (20.59%) SQL
6 19 (18.63%) SOA
7 17 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 17 (16.67%) SC Cleared
7 17 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (15.69%) VMware
9 15 (14.71%) Degree
9 15 (14.71%) UNIX
10 14 (13.73%) CRM
10 14 (13.73%) VMware Infrastructure
11 13 (12.75%) Network Architecture
12 12 (11.76%) SOAP
12 12 (11.76%) SAP
13 11 (10.78%) ITIL
13 11 (10.78%) Disaster Recovery
13 11 (10.78%) Firewall
14 10 (9.80%) Telecoms
14 10 (9.80%) LDAP
14 10 (9.80%) Data Warehouse
14 10 (9.80%) Middleware
14 10 (9.80%) Capacity Planning
15 9 (8.82%) WebCenter
15 9 (8.82%) Analytics

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Technical Architecture also 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 that cited Technical Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (6.86%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (4.90%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.94%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (2.94%) Apache Pig
4 2 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.96%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.96%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (0.98%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.98%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.98%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.98%) IIS
5 1 (0.98%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.98%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.98%) CMS
5 1 (0.98%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.98%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (6.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.96%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.96%) MS Project
2 2 (1.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (4.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (4.90%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (3.92%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (2.94%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (1.96%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.98%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.98%) SAP IS-U
6 1 (0.98%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.98%) SAP Retail
6 1 (0.98%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.86%) Force.com
2 5 (4.90%) Office 365
3 1 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.78%) Firewall
2 10 (9.80%) LDAP
3 8 (7.84%) HTTP
4 7 (6.86%) SAN
5 5 (4.90%) Network Security
6 4 (3.92%) Internet
7 3 (2.94%) VPN
7 3 (2.94%) WAN
8 2 (1.96%) LAN
8 2 (1.96%) DNS
8 2 (1.96%) IPsec
8 2 (1.96%) BGP
8 2 (1.96%) NAS
8 2 (1.96%) Unified Communications
8 2 (1.96%) NetScaler
9 1 (0.98%) DMVPN
9 1 (0.98%) xDSL
9 1 (0.98%) DSL
9 1 (0.98%) EIGRP
9 1 (0.98%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.80%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (5.88%) SAP BW
2 6 (5.88%) Oracle Database
3 4 (3.92%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.94%) DB2
4 3 (2.94%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.94%) Apache Hive
4 3 (2.94%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.94%) HBase
4 3 (2.94%) Big Data
5 2 (1.96%) Couchbase
5 2 (1.96%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.96%) OLTP
5 2 (1.96%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.98%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.98%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.98%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 4 (3.92%) Ant
1 4 (3.92%) Eclipse
1 4 (3.92%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.98%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.98%) Oracle Forms
General
1 10 (9.80%) Telecoms
2 9 (8.82%) Finance
3 8 (7.84%) Military
4 7 (6.86%) Marketing
5 2 (1.96%) Retail
5 2 (1.96%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.96%) German Language
5 2 (1.96%) Electronics
6 1 (0.98%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.98%) Portuguese Language
6 1 (0.98%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.98%) Banking
6 1 (0.98%) Billing
6 1 (0.98%) Local Government
6 1 (0.98%) French Language
Job Titles
1 68 (66.67%) Architect
2 34 (33.33%) Technical Architect
3 22 (21.57%) Solutions Architect
4 12 (11.76%) Developer
5 7 (6.86%) Consultant
5 7 (6.86%) Infrastructure Architect
5 7 (6.86%) SAP Architect
6 6 (5.88%) SAP Technical Architect
7 5 (4.90%) Senior Developer
7 5 (4.90%) Salesforce.com Developer
8 4 (3.92%) Senior Architect
8 4 (3.92%) .NET Developer
8 4 (3.92%) Analyst
8 4 (3.92%) Business Analyst
9 3 (2.94%) C# Developer
9 3 (2.94%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (2.94%) Salesforce.com Architect
10 2 (1.96%) Designer
10 2 (1.96%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
10 2 (1.96%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (22.55%) .NET
2 22 (21.57%) Web Services
3 12 (11.76%) SOAP
4 10 (9.80%) Middleware
5 9 (8.82%) WebCenter
6 7 (6.86%) REST
6 7 (6.86%) RESTful
6 7 (6.86%) XML
7 6 (5.88%) J2EE
7 6 (5.88%) Visualforce
8 5 (4.90%) SAP PI
8 5 (4.90%) SAP XI
9 4 (3.92%) ASP.NET
10 3 (2.94%) WCF
10 3 (2.94%) Natural Language Processing
11 2 (1.96%) KnockoutJS
11 2 (1.96%) Ember.js
11 2 (1.96%) AngularJS
11 2 (1.96%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 2 (1.96%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.90%) Open Source
2 5 (4.90%) Mathematics
3 4 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.96%) Clustering
4 2 (1.96%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.96%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.96%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.96%) DTV
4 2 (1.96%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.98%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.98%) NHS
5 1 (0.98%) HACMP
5 1 (0.98%) CMDB
5 1 (0.98%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.98%) DataPower
5 1 (0.98%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.98%) iPad
5 1 (0.98%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (14.71%) UNIX
2 7 (6.86%) Windows
2 7 (6.86%) Linux
3 5 (4.90%) AIX
4 2 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.98%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.98%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (23.53%) Migration
2 22 (21.57%) Data Migration
3 19 (18.63%) SOA
4 17 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (13.73%) CRM
6 13 (12.75%) Network Architecture
7 11 (10.78%) ITIL
7 11 (10.78%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (9.80%) Capacity Planning
9 9 (8.82%) Analytics
10 8 (7.84%) Change Control
10 8 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (6.86%) ETL
11 7 (6.86%) Service Delivery
12 6 (5.88%) TOGAF
12 6 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
13 5 (4.90%) Software Architecture
13 5 (4.90%) Validation
13 5 (4.90%) Data Management
13 5 (4.90%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 23 (22.55%) Java
2 21 (20.59%) SQL
3 7 (6.86%) Apex Code
4 5 (4.90%) SOQL
4 5 (4.90%) SOSL
4 5 (4.90%) C#
5 3 (2.94%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.94%) C
5 3 (2.94%) Python
6 2 (1.96%) R
6 2 (1.96%) Perl
7 1 (0.98%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.98%) C++
7 1 (0.98%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (21.57%) Security Cleared
2 17 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 15 (14.71%) Degree
4 2 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.96%) CCNP
4 2 (1.96%) ISEB
4 2 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.98%) CISSP
5 1 (0.98%) CCIP
5 1 (0.98%) CCNA
5 1 (0.98%) CCDP
5 1 (0.98%) CISM
5 1 (0.98%) ISSAP
5 1 (0.98%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.98%) CCIE
5 1 (0.98%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.88%) QA
2 4 (3.92%) SLA
3 3 (2.94%) COBIT
4 1 (0.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (13.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.90%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.94%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.96%) Terminal Server
4 2 (1.96%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.98%) vCloud
5 1 (0.98%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.98%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (0.98%) Backup Exec
1 1 (0.98%) HP UCMDB
1 1 (0.98%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 31 (30.39%) Oracle
2 17 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 16 (15.69%) VMware
4 12 (11.76%) SAP
5 9 (8.82%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (3.92%) Siebel
6 4 (3.92%) Cisco
6 4 (3.92%) IBM
7 2 (1.96%) Sybase
7 2 (1.96%) Symantec
7 2 (1.96%) HP
7 2 (1.96%) Intel
7 2 (1.96%) Citrix
7 2 (1.96%) Tableau
7 2 (1.96%) RapidMiner
7 2 (1.96%) Cloudera
7 2 (1.96%) NetApp
7 2 (1.96%) FatWire
8 1 (0.98%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.98%) CheckPoint
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