The table below looks at the statistics for Technical Architecture skills 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 Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 26 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architecture
Rank 27 18 47
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +29
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 2 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.24% 1.82% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.46% 2.15% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
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£525 £525 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
137 93 331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 85.09% 84.55% 85.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 66 255
Average daily rate £496 £450 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.27% -18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £318 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Technical Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Technical Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Technical Architecture Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Technical Architecture also 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 that cited Technical Architecture.

1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (60.00%) Quantitative Investing
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Coherence
2 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Maven
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) OOP
2 3 (60.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) JUnit
3 2 (40.00%) AMQP
3 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (40.00%) Physics
3 2 (40.00%) MapReduce
3 2 (40.00%) Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) Hazelcast
3 2 (40.00%) Low Latency
3 2 (40.00%) Apache Ivy
3 2 (40.00%) Data Structures

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Technical Architecture also 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 that cited Technical Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) AMQP
2 1 (20.00%) FTP
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (40.00%) Hazelcast
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) Data Mart
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Maven
2 2 (40.00%) JUnit
2 2 (40.00%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (20.00%) ERwin
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Games
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Informatica Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Data Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (40.00%) Physics
3 2 (40.00%) Data Structures
3 2 (40.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) OOP
2 3 (60.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) Quantitative Investing
3 2 (40.00%) MapReduce
3 2 (40.00%) Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) Low Latency
3 2 (40.00%) Monte Carlo Method
4 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Modelling
4 1 (20.00%) Information Security
4 1 (20.00%) PDM
4 1 (20.00%) Investment Management
4 1 (20.00%) Data Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (20.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Informatica