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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architecture
Rank 213 200 170
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -30
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 48 44 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.49% 0.49% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 0.67% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 33 28
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£450 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £332 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £533 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £500 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 £44.50 -
% change year-on-year
+11.23% -
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
7399 6560 5453
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 75.45% 72.87% 71.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4068 3512 2668
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £508 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.34% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 251 270 305
Average hourly rate £32.50 £25.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.45% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £54.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -12.69%

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 2 March 2015.

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 2 March 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 +21 22 £500 +5.26% 4
Surrey +7 9 £319 -36.25% 7
Buckinghamshire -8 4 £488 +2.63% 1
Hampshire -25 4 £525 +31.25% 4
West Sussex -17 3 £400 -13.51%
Kent - 3 £450 - 1
Oxfordshire - 2 £650 - 4
East Sussex -11 1 £375 -17.58%
Middlesex - - - -
Technical Architecture
England

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 27 (24.55%) VMware
2 23 (20.91%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (19.09%) Windows
3 21 (19.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 18 (16.36%) Java
5 18 (16.36%) Security Cleared
6 17 (15.45%) SC Cleared
6 17 (15.45%) Finance
7 15 (13.64%) Oracle
8 14 (12.73%) SQL
8 14 (12.73%) UNIX
9 13 (11.82%) ITIL
9 13 (11.82%) People Management
10 12 (10.91%) Telecoms
10 12 (10.91%) Disaster Recovery
11 11 (10.00%) MS Excel
12 10 (9.09%) Active Directory
12 10 (9.09%) GIS
12 10 (9.09%) Migration
12 10 (9.09%) Process Architecture
12 10 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (8.18%) TOGAF
14 8 (7.27%) Service Management
14 8 (7.27%) SAN
14 8 (7.27%) Middleware
14 8 (7.27%) HP
14 8 (7.27%) SOA
14 8 (7.27%) AIX
14 8 (7.27%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 5 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (3.64%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.64%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.64%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.91%) IIS
4 1 (0.91%) Documentum
4 1 (0.91%) Lync
4 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.91%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.91%) CMS
4 1 (0.91%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.91%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.91%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 11 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.73%) MS Office
3 1 (0.91%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (5.45%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.82%) Exstream
2 2 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.82%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.91%) CSG Singleview
3 1 (0.91%) Endur
3 1 (0.91%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.64%) Office 365
2 3 (2.73%) SaaS
3 1 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.27%) SAN
2 7 (6.36%) WAN
3 6 (5.45%) Firewall
4 5 (4.55%) LAN
5 4 (3.64%) Internet
6 2 (1.82%) Extranet
6 2 (1.82%) Intranet
6 2 (1.82%) MPLS
6 2 (1.82%) BGP
6 2 (1.82%) VoIP
6 2 (1.82%) WLAN
6 2 (1.82%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.82%) VPN
6 2 (1.82%) DNS
6 2 (1.82%) EIGRP
6 2 (1.82%) TACACS
6 2 (1.82%) VRRP
6 2 (1.82%) VPLS
6 2 (1.82%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (1.82%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.45%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (4.55%) OLTP
2 5 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.55%) SAP BW
3 3 (2.73%) DB2
3 3 (2.73%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (2.73%) SAP Data Services
3 3 (2.73%) SAP HANA
3 3 (2.73%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.91%) HBase
4 1 (0.91%) Big Data
4 1 (0.91%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.91%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.91%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.91%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 1 (0.91%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.91%) NUnit
1 1 (0.91%) JIRA
1 1 (0.91%) Axure RP
General
1 17 (15.45%) Finance
2 12 (10.91%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.64%) Military
3 4 (3.64%) Marketing
4 3 (2.73%) Retail
5 2 (1.82%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.82%) German Language
6 1 (0.91%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.91%) Portuguese Language
6 1 (0.91%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.91%) French Language
6 1 (0.91%) Legal
6 1 (0.91%) Billing
6 1 (0.91%) Banking
Job Titles
1 63 (57.27%) Architect
2 32 (29.09%) Technical Architect
3 17 (15.45%) Solutions Architect
4 12 (10.91%) Consultant
4 12 (10.91%) Designer
5 9 (8.18%) Solutions Designer
6 8 (7.27%) Infrastructure Architect
7 6 (5.45%) Analyst
8 4 (3.64%) Developer
8 4 (3.64%) Project Manager
8 4 (3.64%) .NET Developer
8 4 (3.64%) Security Architect
9 3 (2.73%) Senior C# Developer
9 3 (2.73%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (2.73%) Senior Architect
9 3 (2.73%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (2.73%) Infrastructure Designer
9 3 (2.73%) Applications Architect
9 3 (2.73%) Virtualisation Architect
9 3 (2.73%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.27%) Middleware
1 8 (7.27%) Web Services
2 7 (6.36%) .NET
3 5 (4.55%) ASP.NET
4 4 (3.64%) SOAP
4 4 (3.64%) WCF
5 3 (2.73%) XML
5 3 (2.73%) RESTful
5 3 (2.73%) REST
5 3 (2.73%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (2.73%) Ember.js
5 3 (2.73%) AngularJS
5 3 (2.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (2.73%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (1.82%) SAP PI
6 2 (1.82%) JSR 170
6 2 (1.82%) SAML
6 2 (1.82%) EJB
6 2 (1.82%) SAP XI
7 1 (0.91%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.09%) GIS
1 10 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.36%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.55%) N-Tier
4 4 (3.64%) Thin Client
4 4 (3.64%) Clustering
4 4 (3.64%) Fat Client
5 3 (2.73%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (1.82%) Semantic Web
6 2 (1.82%) Smart Meter
6 2 (1.82%) HACMP
7 1 (0.91%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.91%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.91%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.91%) Replication
7 1 (0.91%) Open Source
7 1 (0.91%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (0.91%) Machine to Machine
7 1 (0.91%) User Experience
7 1 (0.91%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 21 (19.09%) Windows
2 14 (12.73%) UNIX
3 8 (7.27%) AIX
4 5 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (3.64%) Linux
5 4 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.73%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.82%) Solaris
8 1 (0.91%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.91%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (20.91%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (11.82%) ITIL
2 13 (11.82%) People Management
3 12 (10.91%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (9.09%) Migration
4 10 (9.09%) Process Architecture
5 9 (8.18%) TOGAF
6 8 (7.27%) Service Management
6 8 (7.27%) SOA
7 7 (6.36%) PRINCE2
8 6 (5.45%) RUP
8 6 (5.45%) Service Delivery
8 6 (5.45%) Change Management
8 6 (5.45%) Scrum
8 6 (5.45%) Data Migration
9 5 (4.55%) Security Architecture
9 5 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (4.55%) Risk Management
9 5 (4.55%) RAD
9 5 (4.55%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 18 (16.36%) Java
2 14 (12.73%) SQL
3 4 (3.64%) C#
4 3 (2.73%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.73%) ABAP
5 1 (0.91%) Python
5 1 (0.91%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.91%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.91%) C
5 1 (0.91%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.91%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (16.36%) Security Cleared
2 17 (15.45%) SC Cleared
3 8 (7.27%) Degree
4 3 (2.73%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.82%) CCIE
5 2 (1.82%) ISEB
5 2 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.82%) MCSE
6 1 (0.91%) MCSA
6 1 (0.91%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.91%) VCP4
6 1 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.91%) PMP
6 1 (0.91%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.91%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.64%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.82%) QA
3 1 (0.91%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 21 (19.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 8 (7.27%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.82%) vSphere
4 2 (1.82%) Terminal Server
4 2 (1.82%) GPFS
5 1 (0.91%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.91%) Nmap
5 1 (0.91%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.91%) vCloud
5 1 (0.91%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.91%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (1.82%) SCCM
1 2 (1.82%) SCOM
1 2 (1.82%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.91%) Nessus
2 1 (0.91%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.91%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.91%) CORE IMPACT
2 1 (0.91%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (0.91%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 27 (24.55%) VMware
2 20 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 15 (13.64%) Oracle
4 8 (7.27%) SAP
4 8 (7.27%) HP
5 5 (4.55%) Intel
6 4 (3.64%) IBM
7 3 (2.73%) Citrix
7 3 (2.73%) Cisco
7 3 (2.73%) Business Objects
8 2 (1.82%) OpenLink
8 2 (1.82%) NetApp
8 2 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.82%) Symantec
8 2 (1.82%) Riverbed
8 2 (1.82%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.91%) Sophos
9 1 (0.91%) webMethods
9 1 (0.91%) BT
9 1 (0.91%) Brocade
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