Period
to 13 December 2017

The median contractor rate for a Technical Architect was £580 per day in advertised job vacancies in Middlesex during the 6 months to 13 December 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Technical Architect
South East > Middlesex
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 - 31
Rank change year-on-year - +31 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 2 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 0.75% - 1.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% - 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 13
Middlesex median daily rate £580 - £450
South East median daily rate £525 £540 £498
% change year-on-year -2.78% +8.54% -5.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Middlesex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Middlesex
Contract vacancies in Middlesex with a recognized job title 255 330 295
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.51% 95.93% 92.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 193 161
Middlesex median daily rate £425 £410 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +5.13% +4.00%
10th Percentile £275 £276 £256
90th Percentile £528 £536 £494
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 13
Middlesex median hourly rate £31.75 £33.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.93% -3.57% +116.58%
10th Percentile £30.58 £17.10 £13.90
90th Percentile £33.53 £39.18 £48.50
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £17.89
% change year-on-year -5.26% +6.23% +11.78%

Technical Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

Job postings that featured Technical Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Middlesex.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architect in Middlesex

Technical Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Architect in Middlesex

Technical Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Architect in Middlesex

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 Middlesex region featuring Technical Architect in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) Information Management
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) SAP BW
2 1 (50.00%) IAG
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (50.00%) MapReduce
2 1 (50.00%) Tableau
2 1 (50.00%) HBase
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Hortonworks
2 1 (50.00%) Cloudera

Technical Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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 (50.00%) Apache Pig
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Data Lake Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) Data Lake
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (50.00%) HBase
1 1 (50.00%) SAP BW
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Data Services
1 1 (50.00%) Sqoop
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Kafka
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Information Management
2 1 (50.00%) MapReduce
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Flume
1 1 (50.00%) HDFS
1 1 (50.00%) IAG
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cloudera
1 1 (50.00%) Hortonworks
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) Tableau