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 4 December 2016 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architecture
Rank 207 155 202
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +47
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 39 114 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.51% 1.20% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 1.50% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 49 35
Median daily rate £500 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £359 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £678 £625 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £475 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £21.44
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £36.50 £21.44
% change year-on-year
+17.80% +70.24%
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
6122 7581 7607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.15% 79.66% 76.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3644 4468 4276
Median daily rate £420 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 252 309 283
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.09 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.63% +64.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 4 December 2016.

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 4 December 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
Berkshire -14 11 £538 +19.44%
West Sussex +15 7 £513 -2.61%
Surrey +6 7 £450 -16.27% 2
Buckinghamshire -14 5 £600 +33.33% 1
Hampshire +14 3 £575 +11.65% 2
East Sussex +4 1 £513 +13.88% 1
Technical Architecture
England

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, 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 29 (30.85%) Security Cleared
2 28 (29.79%) SC Cleared
3 25 (26.60%) Java
4 23 (24.47%) ERP
5 20 (21.28%) CRM
6 19 (20.21%) SAP
6 19 (20.21%) Enterprise Architecture
7 17 (18.09%) Microsoft
8 16 (17.02%) JavaScript
8 16 (17.02%) Python
9 15 (15.96%) Data Management
9 15 (15.96%) SAP PI
9 15 (15.96%) SAP HANA
9 15 (15.96%) Linux
9 15 (15.96%) Active Directory
9 15 (15.96%) NetWeaver
9 15 (15.96%) SAP CRM
9 15 (15.96%) SAP EP
9 15 (15.96%) SAP MDM
9 15 (15.96%) Master Data Management
10 14 (14.89%) MySQL
10 14 (14.89%) Software Engineering
10 14 (14.89%) Ruby
10 14 (14.89%) Ruby on Rails
11 13 (13.83%) SAP Basis
11 13 (13.83%) MS Excel
11 13 (13.83%) Project Management
12 12 (12.77%) VMware
12 12 (12.77%) Finance
12 12 (12.77%) Agile Software Development

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 15 (15.96%) NetWeaver
1 15 (15.96%) SAP EP
2 3 (3.19%) OpenStack
2 3 (3.19%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.13%) IIS
3 2 (2.13%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.06%) Apache
4 1 (1.06%) CMS
4 1 (1.06%) JBoss
Applications
1 13 (13.83%) MS Excel
2 10 (10.64%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (15.96%) SAP CRM
1 15 (15.96%) SAP MDM
2 1 (1.06%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.45%) IaaS
2 5 (5.32%) PaaS
3 4 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (3.19%) IBM Cloud
5 2 (2.13%) CallidusCloud
6 1 (1.06%) Google App Engine
6 1 (1.06%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.57%) LDAP
2 3 (3.19%) Firewall
2 3 (3.19%) WAN
3 2 (2.13%) BGP
3 2 (2.13%) Converged Networks
3 2 (2.13%) DSL
3 2 (2.13%) Ethernet
3 2 (2.13%) Internet
3 2 (2.13%) IP Telephony
3 2 (2.13%) IPsec
3 2 (2.13%) LAN
3 2 (2.13%) MPLS
3 2 (2.13%) Network Security
3 2 (2.13%) OSPF
3 2 (2.13%) Telepresence
3 2 (2.13%) Unified Communications
3 2 (2.13%) VoIP
3 2 (2.13%) VPLS
3 2 (2.13%) VPN
3 2 (2.13%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.96%) SAP HANA
2 14 (14.89%) MySQL
3 11 (11.70%) SQL Server
4 5 (5.32%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (5.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (4.26%) Oracle Database
5 4 (4.26%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (3.19%) SAP BW
7 2 (2.13%) GIS
7 2 (2.13%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.13%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (2.13%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.06%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (2.13%) Bower
1 2 (2.13%) FxCop
1 2 (2.13%) Grunt
1 2 (2.13%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.13%) JSHint
1 2 (2.13%) Moq
1 2 (2.13%) NDepend
1 2 (2.13%) NUnit
1 2 (2.13%) ReSharper
1 2 (2.13%) Selenium
1 2 (2.13%) StyleCop
1 2 (2.13%) Subversion
1 2 (2.13%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.06%) ProC
General
1 12 (12.77%) Finance
2 9 (9.57%) Retail
3 6 (6.38%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.13%) Military
4 2 (2.13%) Publishing
5 1 (1.06%) Banking
5 1 (1.06%) Dutch Language
5 1 (1.06%) French Language
5 1 (1.06%) German Language
5 1 (1.06%) Italian Language
5 1 (1.06%) Legal
5 1 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.06%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 63 (67.02%) Architect
2 28 (29.79%) Technical Architect
3 19 (20.21%) Developer
4 16 (17.02%) SAP Architect
5 15 (15.96%) Solutions Architect
6 14 (14.89%) SAP Technical Architect
7 9 (9.57%) Ruby on Rails Developer
8 7 (7.45%) Designer
8 7 (7.45%) Enterprise Architect
8 7 (7.45%) Lead Architect
9 5 (5.32%) Technical Leader
10 4 (4.26%) Cloud Architect
10 4 (4.26%) Infrastructure Architect
10 4 (4.26%) Lead Enterprise Architect
10 4 (4.26%) Project Manager
10 4 (4.26%) Security Designer
10 4 (4.26%) Software Engineer
10 4 (4.26%) Technical Solutions Architect
11 3 (3.19%) Analytics Developer
11 3 (3.19%) E-Commerce Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.96%) SAP PI
2 14 (14.89%) Ruby on Rails
3 13 (13.83%) SAP Basis
4 11 (11.70%) J2EE
5 9 (9.57%) OpenID
5 9 (9.57%) REST
5 9 (9.57%) SAML
6 8 (8.51%) OAuth
7 7 (7.45%) .NET
8 2 (2.13%) ASP.NET
8 2 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (2.13%) CSS
8 2 (2.13%) EJB
8 2 (2.13%) HTML
8 2 (2.13%) jQuery
8 2 (2.13%) JSP
8 2 (2.13%) LAMP
8 2 (2.13%) Silverlight
8 2 (2.13%) Web Services
8 2 (2.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.51%) Management Information System
2 7 (7.45%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.19%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.19%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.19%) PMI
4 2 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.13%) IVR
4 2 (2.13%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.06%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.06%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.06%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.06%) LPAR
5 1 (1.06%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 15 (15.96%) Linux
2 9 (9.57%) Windows
3 6 (6.38%) Windows Server
4 5 (5.32%) Unix
5 4 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.13%) HPUX
7 2 (2.13%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.06%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.06%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (24.47%) ERP
2 20 (21.28%) CRM
3 19 (20.21%) Enterprise Architecture
4 15 (15.96%) Data Management
4 15 (15.96%) Master Data Management
5 14 (14.89%) Software Engineering
6 13 (13.83%) Project Management
7 12 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (11.70%) Data Protection
8 11 (11.70%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (10.64%) Mentoring
9 10 (10.64%) Service Management
10 9 (9.57%) Identity Access Management
10 9 (9.57%) Information Security
10 9 (9.57%) Migration
10 9 (9.57%) Use Case
11 8 (8.51%) Performance Analysis
12 7 (7.45%) Analytics
13 6 (6.38%) TOGAF
13 6 (6.38%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (26.60%) Java
2 16 (17.02%) JavaScript
2 16 (17.02%) Python
3 14 (14.89%) Ruby
4 8 (8.51%) SQL
5 3 (3.19%) ABAP
6 2 (2.13%) C
6 2 (2.13%) C#
6 2 (2.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (30.85%) Security Cleared
2 28 (29.79%) SC Cleared
3 8 (8.51%) Degree
4 7 (7.45%) DV Cleared
5 5 (5.32%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (3.19%) MBA
6 3 (3.19%) PhD
6 3 (3.19%) PMI Certification
7 2 (2.13%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (2.13%) CCDP
7 2 (2.13%) CCIE
7 2 (2.13%) CCIP
7 2 (2.13%) CCNA
7 2 (2.13%) CCNP
7 2 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.13%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.38%) QA
2 4 (4.26%) Data Quality
2 4 (4.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.13%) Government Security Classifications
4 1 (1.06%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.06%) PA-DSS
4 1 (1.06%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.06%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (15.96%) Active Directory
2 10 (10.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.13%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (2.13%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.06%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.06%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (1.06%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.06%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (9.57%) OpenAM
1 9 (9.57%) OpenIDM
2 2 (2.13%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.06%) MOM
3 1 (1.06%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 19 (20.21%) SAP
2 17 (18.09%) Microsoft
3 12 (12.77%) VMware
4 11 (11.70%) Oracle
5 9 (9.57%) ForgeRock
6 6 (6.38%) Cisco
7 5 (5.32%) IBM
8 4 (4.26%) Citrix
8 4 (4.26%) ION Trading
8 4 (4.26%) Tableau
9 3 (3.19%) CheckPoint
9 3 (3.19%) EMC
9 3 (3.19%) Red Hat
9 3 (3.19%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (2.13%) Ab Initio
10 2 (2.13%) Avaya
10 2 (2.13%) Juniper
10 2 (2.13%) NetApp
10 2 (2.13%) NetSuite
10 2 (2.13%) Tandberg