The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 26 February 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 12 18 36
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +18
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 9 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 10.11% 6.67% 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.98% 7.69% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 3
Average daily rate
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£588 £500 £700
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% -28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £465 £620
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £535 £735
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 £44.63 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+10.92% -6.05%
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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
82 156 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 92.13% 86.67% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 94 222
Average daily rate £525 £525 £525
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £200 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £750 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 3
Average hourly rate - £23.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +15.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.15 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -2.00%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Architect in the job title across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 26 February 2015.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region that cited Architect in their job title 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 with Architect in their job title.

1 7 (41.18%) TOGAF
2 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 6 (35.29%) Migration
3 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (29.41%) Data Management
3 5 (29.41%) Data Migration
3 5 (29.41%) Data Modelling
3 5 (29.41%) Data Architecture
4 4 (23.53%) SOA
4 4 (23.53%) SQL
4 4 (23.53%) Oracle
4 4 (23.53%) Linux
4 4 (23.53%) Banking
5 3 (17.65%) Pharmacovigilance
5 3 (17.65%) Manufacturing
5 3 (17.65%) UML
5 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL
5 3 (17.65%) UNIX
5 3 (17.65%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (17.65%) Sybase
5 3 (17.65%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
5 3 (17.65%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (17.65%) Data Security
5 3 (17.65%) Shell Script
5 3 (17.65%) Master Data Management
5 3 (17.65%) Logical Data Model
5 3 (17.65%) Physical Data Model
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
6 2 (11.76%) IBM

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region that cited Architect in their job title 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 with Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (5.88%) TIBCO EMS
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (5.88%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Crystal Reports
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (11.76%) SQLBase
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.88%) Big Data
3 1 (5.88%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.88%) SAP BW
3 1 (5.88%) InterSystems Cache
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Banking
3 3 (17.65%) Manufacturing
3 3 (17.65%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (5.88%) Front Office
4 1 (5.88%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
1 1 (5.88%) J2EE
1 1 (5.88%) EJB
1 1 (5.88%) JSP
1 1 (5.88%) XML
1 1 (5.88%) JMS
1 1 (5.88%) Middleware
1 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
1 1 (5.88%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Pharmacovigilance
2 1 (5.88%) Data Integration
2 1 (5.88%) Open Source
2 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Fixed Income
2 1 (5.88%) PKI
2 1 (5.88%) Taxonomies
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) TOGAF
2 6 (35.29%) Migration
3 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (29.41%) Data Modelling
3 5 (29.41%) Data Management
3 5 (29.41%) Data Architecture
3 5 (29.41%) Data Migration
4 4 (23.53%) SOA
5 3 (17.65%) UML
5 3 (17.65%) Data Security
5 3 (17.65%) Master Data Management
5 3 (17.65%) Logical Data Model
5 3 (17.65%) Physical Data Model
6 2 (11.76%) OO
6 2 (11.76%) Project Management
7 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (5.88%) OOP
7 1 (5.88%) ETL
7 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
2 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL
2 3 (17.65%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.88%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) VCP4
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle
2 3 (17.65%) Sybase
3 2 (11.76%) IBM
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.88%) Ariba
4 1 (5.88%) CA
4 1 (5.88%) TIBCO
4 1 (5.88%) SAP