The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Watford region that had Technical Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Architect
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 19 - 19
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 0.97% - 1.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% - 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £625 - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £514 £500 £513
% change year-on-year
+2.80% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £32.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Watford region. 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
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
98 100 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 95.15% 99.01% 94.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 63 49
Median daily rate £450 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £120 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 6
Median hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £29.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -51.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Watford region that featured Technical Architect in the job title.

Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Technical Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Technical Architect across the Watford region.

Technical Architect Daily Rate Trend in Watford

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, Technical 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 across the Watford region featuring Technical Architect in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) Retail
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) CloudFront
2 1 (25.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (25.00%) Java EE
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) Product Management
2 1 (25.00%) Budget Control
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) Process Management
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) IPsec
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Finance

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 1 (25.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) CloudFront
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) IPsec
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
1 1 (25.00%) SSL
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data
1 1 (25.00%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Legal
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) J2EE
1 1 (25.00%) Java EE
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
1 1 (25.00%) Spring
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Budget Control
1 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (25.00%) ETL
1 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (25.00%) Process Management
1 1 (25.00%) Product Management
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) F5
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) Juniper
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto