The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Canary Wharf region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 20 14 15
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 7 17 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 5.00% 8.99% 6.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.07% 9.19% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 3
Median daily rate £490 £525 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £467 £530
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £570 £710
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £495 £488
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £59.50 £61.00
% change year-on-year
-24.36% -2.45%
Architect
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf 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
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
138 185 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 98.57% 97.88% 93.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 119 56
Median daily rate £400 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 7
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -30.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.14
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.12%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Architect across the Canary Wharf region.

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, 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 Canary Wharf region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 16 (61.54%) Finance
2 12 (46.15%) Banking
3 10 (38.46%) Linux
4 9 (34.62%) Oracle
5 8 (30.77%) Java
6 6 (23.08%) Unix
7 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (19.23%) Data Management
7 5 (19.23%) Spring
7 5 (19.23%) Windows
7 5 (19.23%) Data Modelling
7 5 (19.23%) Symantec
8 4 (15.38%) MIMEsweeper
8 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (15.38%) SOA
8 4 (15.38%) ETL
8 4 (15.38%) WebLogic
8 4 (15.38%) TOGAF
8 4 (15.38%) Blue Coat
8 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (15.38%) REST
9 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database
9 3 (11.54%) JPA
9 3 (11.54%) Data Architecture
9 3 (11.54%) Software Architecture
9 3 (11.54%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (11.54%) Logical Data Model
9 3 (11.54%) Physical Data Model
9 3 (11.54%) DevOps

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 4 (15.38%) WebLogic
2 2 (7.69%) JBoss
2 2 (7.69%) Mule
2 2 (7.69%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.85%) Apache Pig
3 1 (3.85%) Apache Solr
3 1 (3.85%) Apache Spark
3 1 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.85%) GemFire
3 1 (3.85%) Liferay
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.85%) WebLogic Portal
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.85%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.85%) Office 365
2 1 (3.85%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Network Security
2 1 (3.85%) BIG-IP
2 1 (3.85%) DHCP
2 1 (3.85%) DNS
2 1 (3.85%) Firewall
2 1 (3.85%) FTP
2 1 (3.85%) LAN
2 1 (3.85%) LDAP
2 1 (3.85%) NAS
2 1 (3.85%) SAN
2 1 (3.85%) Skype
2 1 (3.85%) VoIP
2 1 (3.85%) WAN
2 1 (3.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (7.69%) DB2
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.85%) Apache Hive
3 1 (3.85%) Big Data
3 1 (3.85%) Data Lake
3 1 (3.85%) DataStax
3 1 (3.85%) HBase
3 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.85%) OLAP
3 1 (3.85%) OLTP
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.85%) QlikView
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Ant
1 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
1 1 (3.85%) Maven
General
1 16 (61.54%) Finance
2 12 (46.15%) Banking
3 2 (7.69%) Investment Banking
3 2 (7.69%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) Spring
2 4 (15.38%) REST
3 3 (11.54%) Hibernate
3 3 (11.54%) J2EE
3 3 (11.54%) JPA
3 3 (11.54%) Middleware
3 3 (11.54%) XML
4 2 (7.69%) Drools
4 2 (7.69%) GWT
4 2 (7.69%) JMS
4 2 (7.69%) Spring Integration
4 2 (7.69%) Spring MVC
4 2 (7.69%) Spring Security
4 2 (7.69%) Web Services
4 2 (7.69%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (7.69%) XML Messaging
5 1 (3.85%) Java EE 5
5 1 (3.85%) JAX-RS
5 1 (3.85%) JAX-WS
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (11.54%) Virtual Team
2 2 (7.69%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.85%) Data Conversion
3 1 (3.85%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Linux
2 6 (23.08%) Unix
3 5 (19.23%) Windows
4 2 (7.69%) AIX
5 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.85%) Solaris
5 1 (3.85%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (19.23%) Data Management
1 5 (19.23%) Data Modelling
2 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (15.38%) ETL
2 4 (15.38%) SOA
2 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (15.38%) TOGAF
3 3 (11.54%) Content Management
3 3 (11.54%) Data Architecture
3 3 (11.54%) DevOps
3 3 (11.54%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (11.54%) Logical Data Model
3 3 (11.54%) Physical Data Model
3 3 (11.54%) Project Management
3 3 (11.54%) Risk Management
3 3 (11.54%) Service Management
3 3 (11.54%) Software Architecture
3 3 (11.54%) Web Filtering
4 2 (7.69%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) Java
2 2 (7.69%) C
2 2 (7.69%) C++
3 1 (3.85%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) CITP
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.85%) FATCA
2 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) Docker
2 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) MIMEsweeper
2 1 (3.85%) Ansible
2 1 (3.85%) BladeLogic
2 1 (3.85%) Control-M
2 1 (3.85%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (3.85%) Puppet
2 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Oracle
2 5 (19.23%) Symantec
3 4 (15.38%) Blue Coat
4 3 (11.54%) Forcepoint
4 3 (11.54%) Informatica
5 2 (7.69%) Google
5 2 (7.69%) IBM
5 2 (7.69%) Pega
5 2 (7.69%) TIBCO
6 1 (3.85%) Axway
6 1 (3.85%) CA
6 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.85%) Cisco
6 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.85%) Nokia
6 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.85%) SaltStack
6 1 (3.85%) Tableau
6 1 (3.85%) Teradata
6 1 (3.85%) VMware