The table below looks at the statistics for Software Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank 29 29 21
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Contract jobs citing Software Architecture 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 0.66% 0.54% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 0.63% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £500 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £433 £433 £375
% change year-on-year
- +15.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.97 £60.00
% change year-on-year
-4.69% -30.05%
Software Architecture
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
133 159 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 87.50% 85.48% 92.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 113 51
Median daily rate £425 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
Median hourly rate - - £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Software Architecture as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Software Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Software Architecture Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Software Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
1 3 (100.00%) JPA
1 3 (100.00%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Drools
2 2 (66.67%) Spring MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Spring Security
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) JMS
3 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (33.33%) WSDL
3 1 (33.33%) JAXB
3 1 (33.33%) SAX
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Ant
3 1 (33.33%) WebLogic

Software Architecture
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 1 (33.33%) GemFire
1 1 (33.33%) JBoss
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Coherence
1 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Hazelcast
1 1 (33.33%) Infinispan
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Ant
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Java Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Java Technical Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (100.00%) JPA
1 3 (100.00%) REST
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Drools
2 2 (66.67%) JMS
2 2 (66.67%) Spring MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Spring Security
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Axis
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Java EE
3 1 (33.33%) Java EE 5
3 1 (33.33%) JAXB
3 1 (33.33%) JAX-RS
3 1 (33.33%) JAX-WS
3 1 (33.33%) JSF
3 1 (33.33%) SAX
3 1 (33.33%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) DSDM
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (33.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CITP
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat