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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architecture
Rank 190 143 180
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +37
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 52 90 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.57% 1.02% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 1.42% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 40 39
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£430 £444 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.09% +4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £375 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £850 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £403 £425
% change year-on-year
+11.80% -5.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.04 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
-14.56% -
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
6658 6342 7051
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 72.79% 71.69% 70.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 3742 3467 3362
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 258 251 329
Average hourly rate £20.00 £27.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% -15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.88 £12.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 -13 17 £433 -5.20% 2
Berkshire -2 10 £350 +32.07% 6
Oxfordshire +2 5 - - 3
Surrey -4 5 £550 +29.41% 2
Buckinghamshire -16 5 £450 -47.05%
Middlesex -8 2 £488 -15.21% 1
West Sussex -6 1 - -
Technical Architecture
England

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 33 (31.43%) Oracle
2 24 (22.86%) Java
3 23 (21.90%) Web Services
4 22 (20.95%) Migration
5 21 (20.00%) .NET
5 21 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 20 (19.05%) Data Migration
7 19 (18.10%) SQL
7 19 (18.10%) SOA
8 17 (16.19%) Microsoft
9 16 (15.24%) VMware
10 15 (14.29%) SC Cleared
10 15 (14.29%) CRM
11 14 (13.33%) ITIL
11 14 (13.33%) UNIX
11 14 (13.33%) Degree
11 14 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
11 14 (13.33%) Network Architecture
12 13 (12.38%) Finance
12 13 (12.38%) SOAP
13 12 (11.43%) Telecoms
14 11 (10.48%) Firewall
14 11 (10.48%) SAP
14 11 (10.48%) LDAP
14 11 (10.48%) Data Warehouse
15 10 (9.52%) Service Delivery
15 10 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
16 9 (8.57%) HTTP
16 9 (8.57%) Salesforce.com
16 9 (8.57%) WebCenter

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 4 (3.81%) WebSphere
2 3 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (2.86%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.86%) Apache Pig
3 2 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (1.90%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (1.90%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.95%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.95%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.95%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.95%) IIS
4 1 (0.95%) CMS
4 1 (0.95%) Joomla!
4 1 (0.95%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.95%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.95%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 7 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.90%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.90%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.90%) MS Project
3 1 (0.95%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (5.71%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (4.76%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (3.81%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (2.86%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (1.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (1.90%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.95%) SAP IS-U
6 1 (0.95%) Oracle BRM
6 1 (0.95%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.95%) SAP Retail
6 1 (0.95%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.67%) Force.com
2 3 (2.86%) Office 365
3 2 (1.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.48%) LDAP
1 11 (10.48%) Firewall
2 9 (8.57%) HTTP
3 6 (5.71%) SAN
4 5 (4.76%) VPN
4 5 (4.76%) Network Security
5 4 (3.81%) Internet
6 3 (2.86%) BGP
6 3 (2.86%) WAN
6 3 (2.86%) IPsec
7 2 (1.90%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (1.90%) NAS
7 2 (1.90%) Unified Communications
7 2 (1.90%) DMVPN
7 2 (1.90%) NetScaler
7 2 (1.90%) DNS
7 2 (1.90%) SSL
7 2 (1.90%) EIGRP
7 2 (1.90%) DMZ
8 1 (0.95%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.48%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (5.71%) Oracle Database
3 4 (3.81%) SAP BW
3 4 (3.81%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.86%) DB2
4 3 (2.86%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.86%) Apache Hive
4 3 (2.86%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.86%) HBase
4 3 (2.86%) Big Data
5 2 (1.90%) Couchbase
5 2 (1.90%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (1.90%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.90%) OLTP
5 2 (1.90%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.95%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.95%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.95%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 4 (3.81%) Ant
1 4 (3.81%) Eclipse
1 4 (3.81%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.95%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.95%) Oracle Forms
General
1 13 (12.38%) Finance
2 12 (11.43%) Telecoms
3 8 (7.62%) Military
4 6 (5.71%) Marketing
5 3 (2.86%) Banking
5 3 (2.86%) Retail
6 2 (1.90%) Billing
6 2 (1.90%) Electronics
6 2 (1.90%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.95%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 71 (67.62%) Architect
2 32 (30.48%) Technical Architect
3 24 (22.86%) Solutions Architect
4 13 (12.38%) Developer
5 7 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
6 6 (5.71%) Consultant
7 5 (4.76%) Senior Developer
7 5 (4.76%) SAP Architect
7 5 (4.76%) Salesforce.com Developer
7 5 (4.76%) Senior Architect
8 4 (3.81%) Business Analyst
8 4 (3.81%) .NET Developer
8 4 (3.81%) Analyst
8 4 (3.81%) SAP Technical Architect
9 3 (2.86%) Senior Technical Architect
9 3 (2.86%) Network Architect
9 3 (2.86%) C# Developer
9 3 (2.86%) Technical Consultant
9 3 (2.86%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 3 (2.86%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (21.90%) Web Services
2 21 (20.00%) .NET
3 13 (12.38%) SOAP
4 9 (8.57%) WebCenter
5 8 (7.62%) XML
5 8 (7.62%) Middleware
6 7 (6.67%) RESTful
6 7 (6.67%) REST
7 6 (5.71%) Visualforce
7 6 (5.71%) J2EE
8 4 (3.81%) ASP.NET
9 3 (2.86%) SAP XI
9 3 (2.86%) WCF
9 3 (2.86%) SAP PI
9 3 (2.86%) Natural Language Processing
10 2 (1.90%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (1.90%) Ember.js
10 2 (1.90%) AngularJS
10 2 (1.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (1.90%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.71%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.76%) Open Source
2 5 (4.76%) Mathematics
3 4 (3.81%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.86%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.90%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.90%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.90%) CMDB
5 2 (1.90%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.90%) NHS
5 2 (1.90%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.90%) DTV
6 1 (0.95%) HACMP
6 1 (0.95%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.95%) FMCG
6 1 (0.95%) DataPower
6 1 (0.95%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (0.95%) iPad
6 1 (0.95%) Clustering
6 1 (0.95%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 14 (13.33%) UNIX
2 6 (5.71%) Windows
2 6 (5.71%) Linux
3 5 (4.76%) AIX
4 2 (1.90%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.95%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.95%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (20.95%) Migration
2 20 (19.05%) Data Migration
3 19 (18.10%) SOA
4 15 (14.29%) CRM
5 14 (13.33%) ITIL
5 14 (13.33%) Network Architecture
6 10 (9.52%) Service Delivery
6 10 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (8.57%) Capacity Planning
7 9 (8.57%) Analytics
8 8 (7.62%) Change Control
9 7 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
9 7 (6.67%) TOGAF
9 7 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (4.76%) Scrum
11 5 (4.76%) Data Management
11 5 (4.76%) ITSM
11 5 (4.76%) Validation
11 5 (4.76%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 24 (22.86%) Java
2 19 (18.10%) SQL
3 7 (6.67%) Apex Code
4 5 (4.76%) C#
5 4 (3.81%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.86%) C
6 3 (2.86%) Python
7 2 (1.90%) R
7 2 (1.90%) Perl
8 1 (0.95%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.95%) C++
8 1 (0.95%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 14 (13.33%) Degree
4 3 (2.86%) CCNP
4 3 (2.86%) ISEB
4 3 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.95%) CISM
6 1 (0.95%) ISSAP
6 1 (0.95%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.95%) CCIE
6 1 (0.95%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.95%) CISSP
6 1 (0.95%) CCIP
6 1 (0.95%) CCNA
6 1 (0.95%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.81%) SLA
1 4 (3.81%) QA
2 3 (2.86%) COBIT
3 1 (0.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.90%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.90%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.90%) Terminal Server
2 2 (1.90%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.95%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 2 (1.90%) HP UCMDB
2 1 (0.95%) SCDPM
2 1 (0.95%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.95%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.95%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 33 (31.43%) Oracle
2 17 (16.19%) Microsoft
3 16 (15.24%) VMware
4 11 (10.48%) SAP
5 9 (8.57%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (5.71%) Siebel
7 5 (4.76%) Cisco
8 4 (3.81%) IBM
9 3 (2.86%) HP
9 3 (2.86%) FatWire
10 2 (1.90%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.90%) BT
10 2 (1.90%) Symantec
10 2 (1.90%) Remedy
10 2 (1.90%) Tableau
10 2 (1.90%) RapidMiner
10 2 (1.90%) Cloudera
10 2 (1.90%) Intel
10 2 (1.90%) Citrix
10 2 (1.90%) BMC
South East England
Interquest - Sand Resources
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Berkshire
Personnel IT
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
Kent & Essex Police
Rate: Up to £62,942 per annum plus allowances
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £550.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
DSR Europe
Rate: Excellent market rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £20.00 - £25.00 per hour
Posted: 23 days ago