The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Technical Design Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Design Architect
Rank 651 658 619
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -39
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Design Architect 2 5 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.009% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.009% 0.037%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 14
Median daily rate £450 £475 £456
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £447 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £535 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50498 55077 54105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.96% 93.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 33021 35180 33066
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1705 2088 2149
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

Technical Design Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Technical Design Architect in the job title.

Technical Design Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Technical Design Architect
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Technical Design Architect within the UK.

Technical Design Architect Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Technical Design Architect
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Technical Design Architect within the UK.

Technical Design Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Technical Design Architect
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Design Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 29 September 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
England +10 2 £450 -5.26% 2
South East +19 1 £500 +5.82%
London -4 1 £400 -11.11%
West Sussex - 1 £500 -
Crawley - 1 £500 -

Technical Design Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, Technical Design Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Technical Design Architect in the job title.

1 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) VPN
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco
3 3 (30.00%) LAN
3 3 (30.00%) Google
3 3 (30.00%) WAN
3 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (30.00%) Wireless
3 3 (30.00%) TOGAF
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (30.00%) Office 365
3 3 (30.00%) IaaS
4 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (20.00%) Ansible
4 2 (20.00%) DevOps
4 2 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (20.00%) Palo Alto
4 2 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (20.00%) Puppet
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
4 2 (20.00%) SCCM
4 2 (20.00%) Mule
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) Windows
4 2 (20.00%) Linux
4 2 (20.00%) BGP
4 2 (20.00%) Active Directory

Technical Design Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 2 (20.00%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (30.00%) IaaS
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (30.00%) Office 365
2 1 (10.00%) Google Apps
2 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) VPN
2 3 (30.00%) LAN
2 3 (30.00%) WAN
2 3 (30.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (30.00%) Wireless
3 2 (20.00%) BGP
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (10.00%) DWDM
4 1 (10.00%) EIGRP
4 1 (10.00%) Firewall
4 1 (10.00%) Frame Relay
4 1 (10.00%) MPLS
4 1 (10.00%) OSPF
4 1 (10.00%) SDH
4 1 (10.00%) TETRA
4 1 (10.00%) VoIP
4 1 (10.00%) WLAN
4 1 (10.00%) X.25
4 1 (10.00%) xDSL
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Mac OS X
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Coaching
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) Demand Management
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) KYC
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) Network Design
3 1 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (10.00%) Presales
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Service Design
3 1 (10.00%) SOA
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (20.00%) CISSP
4 1 (10.00%) CCIE
4 1 (10.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Ansible
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (20.00%) Puppet
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) Google
3 2 (20.00%) HP
3 2 (20.00%) Palo Alto
4 1 (10.00%) Aruba
4 1 (10.00%) Juniper
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) Symantec
4 1 (10.00%) VMware
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