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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architecture
Rank 161 204 150
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -54
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 96 42 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.05% 0.47% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.36% 0.63% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 19 36
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£450 £475 £428
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £307 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £684 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £41.58 -
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
7062 6652 5964
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 77.13% 74.24% 71.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4135 3667 3111
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £246 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 237 253 275
Average hourly rate £22.83 £26.98 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.36% -10.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +14 21 £450 +5.26% 2
Hampshire +2 20 £450 -4.00% 3
Surrey +19 19 £520 - 5
Buckinghamshire +12 15 £400 -42.85% 2
West Sussex - 14 £473 - 2
Oxfordshire -15 6 £338 +61.09% 3
East Sussex -10 1 £513 +36.66%
Middlesex - 1 - -
Technical Architecture
England

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 47 (27.98%) Oracle
2 36 (21.43%) Windows
3 30 (17.86%) SAP
4 29 (17.26%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (16.67%) Migration
6 26 (15.48%) SQL Server
6 26 (15.48%) SQL
7 24 (14.29%) Finance
7 24 (14.29%) VMware
8 21 (12.50%) MS Excel
8 21 (12.50%) Microsoft
9 20 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
10 18 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
10 18 (10.71%) Data Modelling
11 17 (10.12%) ERP
11 17 (10.12%) Java
11 17 (10.12%) Active Directory
11 17 (10.12%) Telecoms
11 17 (10.12%) Enterprise Architecture
12 16 (9.52%) SOA
12 16 (9.52%) Security Cleared
13 15 (8.93%) Linux
13 15 (8.93%) Information Security
14 14 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
15 13 (7.74%) Data Migration
15 13 (7.74%) Management Information System
15 13 (7.74%) CRM
15 13 (7.74%) Data Warehouse
15 13 (7.74%) Business Intelligence
15 13 (7.74%) Adobe

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 12 (7.14%) NetWeaver
2 6 (3.57%) SAP EP
2 6 (3.57%) MS Exchange
3 5 (2.98%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.98%) IIS
4 4 (2.38%) SAS
4 4 (2.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (2.38%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.79%) CMS
5 3 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.60%) PowerExchange
7 1 (0.60%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.60%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.60%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.60%) Documentum
7 1 (0.60%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.60%) Apache
Applications
1 21 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.38%) MS Office
3 2 (1.19%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (6.55%) SAP PSCD
2 7 (4.17%) SAP FI-CA
3 6 (3.57%) SAP CRM
3 6 (3.57%) SAP MDM
4 4 (2.38%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.60%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.60%) Endur
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.60%) Exstream
5 1 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.60%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.17%) Office 365
2 3 (1.79%) SaaS
3 2 (1.19%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (1.19%) Boomi
4 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.36%) Firewall
2 6 (3.57%) SAN
3 4 (2.38%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (1.79%) Internet
4 3 (1.79%) WAN
4 3 (1.79%) FTP
5 2 (1.19%) LDAP
5 2 (1.19%) LAN
5 2 (1.19%) Extranet
5 2 (1.19%) Intranet
5 2 (1.19%) DNS
6 1 (0.60%) SSL
6 1 (0.60%) 3G
6 1 (0.60%) 802.11
6 1 (0.60%) MPLS
6 1 (0.60%) SMS
6 1 (0.60%) 3GPP
6 1 (0.60%) VPN
6 1 (0.60%) DHCP
6 1 (0.60%) MIMO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (15.48%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.74%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (7.14%) Oracle Database
4 10 (5.95%) Hadoop
5 9 (5.36%) Relational Database
6 8 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (2.98%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (2.98%) Oracle BI EE
9 4 (2.38%) QlikView
9 4 (2.38%) Data Mining
10 3 (1.79%) OLTP
10 3 (1.79%) DB2
10 3 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (1.79%) SAP BW
10 3 (1.79%) Oracle Database 12c
10 3 (1.79%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.79%) SAP Data Services
10 3 (1.79%) SAP HANA
11 2 (1.19%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 8 (4.76%) Jenkins
2 4 (2.38%) VisualVM
2 4 (2.38%) YourKit
2 4 (2.38%) JUnit
2 4 (2.38%) Eclipse
2 4 (2.38%) Maven
2 4 (2.38%) ANTLR
3 2 (1.19%) Axure RP
3 2 (1.19%) JIRA
4 1 (0.60%) NUnit
4 1 (0.60%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (14.29%) Finance
2 17 (10.12%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.17%) Banking
4 6 (3.57%) Marketing
5 5 (2.98%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.98%) Legal
6 4 (2.38%) Retail
7 3 (1.79%) Military
7 3 (1.79%) French Language
7 3 (1.79%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.60%) Billing
8 1 (0.60%) Front Office
8 1 (0.60%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 85 (50.60%) Architect
2 34 (20.24%) Solutions Architect
3 24 (14.29%) Technical Architect
4 21 (12.50%) Analyst
5 13 (7.74%) Consultant
5 13 (7.74%) SAP Architect
5 13 (7.74%) SAP Solutions Architect
6 11 (6.55%) Infrastructure Architect
6 11 (6.55%) Developer
6 11 (6.55%) Business Analyst
7 9 (5.36%) Designer
8 7 (4.17%) .NET Developer
9 6 (3.57%) Solutions Designer
9 6 (3.57%) Security Consultant
10 5 (2.98%) Senior Developer
10 5 (2.98%) C# Developer
10 5 (2.98%) Project Manager
10 5 (2.98%) IT Consultant
10 5 (2.98%) IT Security Consultant
10 5 (2.98%) Business Intelligence Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.14%) Web Services
2 10 (5.95%) .NET
3 9 (5.36%) SAP PI
4 8 (4.76%) XACML
4 8 (4.76%) Middleware
4 8 (4.76%) Apache Thrift
5 7 (4.17%) ASP.NET
5 7 (4.17%) XML
6 6 (3.57%) REST
6 6 (3.57%) AngularJS
6 6 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (2.98%) RESTful
7 5 (2.98%) WebCenter
7 5 (2.98%) HTML5
7 5 (2.98%) HTML
7 5 (2.98%) CSS
8 4 (2.38%) SOAP
8 4 (2.38%) JMS
8 4 (2.38%) Oracle ADF
8 4 (2.38%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (7.74%) Management Information System
3 8 (4.76%) Data Centre
4 5 (2.98%) GIS
4 5 (2.98%) Data Integration
4 5 (2.98%) Clustering
5 4 (2.38%) Mainframe
5 4 (2.38%) Semantic Web
5 4 (2.38%) Oracle Exalytics
5 4 (2.38%) AS400
5 4 (2.38%) IBM Mainframe
6 3 (1.79%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.79%) Performance Metrics
6 3 (1.79%) Private Cloud
6 3 (1.79%) Fat Client
6 3 (1.79%) HP Storage
6 3 (1.79%) N-Tier
6 3 (1.79%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.19%) HACMP
7 2 (1.19%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 36 (21.43%) Windows
2 15 (8.93%) Linux
3 14 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (7.14%) UNIX
4 12 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (3.57%) Windows 7
6 5 (2.98%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (2.98%) AIX
7 4 (2.38%) Windows Vista
8 3 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.79%) HPUX
9 2 (1.19%) Solaris
9 2 (1.19%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.60%) VMS
10 1 (0.60%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (17.26%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (16.67%) Migration
3 18 (10.71%) Data Modelling
4 17 (10.12%) ERP
4 17 (10.12%) Enterprise Architecture
5 16 (9.52%) SOA
6 15 (8.93%) Information Security
7 13 (7.74%) Data Migration
7 13 (7.74%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (7.74%) CRM
8 12 (7.14%) ITIL
8 12 (7.14%) TOGAF
8 12 (7.14%) Analytics
9 11 (6.55%) Revenue Management
9 11 (6.55%) Business Analysis
10 9 (5.36%) Content Management
10 9 (5.36%) Service Delivery
10 9 (5.36%) Security Management
11 8 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (4.76%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (15.48%) SQL
2 17 (10.12%) Java
3 8 (4.76%) Python
4 7 (4.17%) C#
5 6 (3.57%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.38%) R
7 3 (1.79%) ABAP
7 3 (1.79%) C
8 1 (0.60%) Perl
8 1 (0.60%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.60%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.60%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 11 (6.55%) SC Cleared
3 7 (4.17%) CISSP
4 5 (2.98%) Degree
5 4 (2.38%) ISEB
5 4 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (2.38%) MCSE
6 3 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.19%) MCSA
7 2 (1.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.19%) MCITP
7 2 (1.19%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.60%) ISSAP
8 1 (0.60%) CISM
8 1 (0.60%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.57%) Data Quality
2 5 (2.98%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.19%) QA
4 1 (0.60%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.60%) COBIT
System Software
1 18 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (10.12%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.98%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.38%) vSphere
5 2 (1.19%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.19%) GPFS
6 1 (0.60%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.60%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.60%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.60%) vCloud
6 1 (0.60%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.60%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (1.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (1.19%) Backup Exec
1 2 (1.19%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (0.60%) WMI
2 1 (0.60%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (0.60%) Puppet
Vendors
1 47 (27.98%) Oracle
2 30 (17.86%) SAP
3 24 (14.29%) VMware
4 21 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 13 (7.74%) Adobe
6 11 (6.55%) Business Objects
7 10 (5.95%) HP
8 7 (4.17%) Cisco
8 7 (4.17%) IBM
9 6 (3.57%) Intel
10 5 (2.98%) Citrix
10 5 (2.98%) Juniper
10 5 (2.98%) CA
10 5 (2.98%) Informatica
10 5 (2.98%) Websense
10 5 (2.98%) SolarWinds
10 5 (2.98%) ArcSight
11 4 (2.38%) Netezza
11 4 (2.38%) Ab Initio
11 4 (2.38%) Telerik
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