The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Applications Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Architect
Rank 190 199 197
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Architect 9 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.14% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 5
Average daily rate
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£588 £563 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% +18.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £433 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £733 £625 £577
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £500 £525
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £59.00 - £55.00
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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 City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5050 5730 5834
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.81% 92.36% 92.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 3819 4169 4278
Average daily rate £450 £438 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £273 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 80 119
Average hourly rate £17.87 £19.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.97% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.41 £39.55 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

Applications Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Applications Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Applications Architect
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Applications Architect across the City of London region.

Applications Architect Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Applications Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Applications Architect across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Applications Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Applications Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Applications 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 Applications Architect in their job title.

1 9 (47.37%) Java
2 8 (42.11%) Oracle
3 7 (36.84%) Banking
4 5 (26.32%) Finance
4 5 (26.32%) .NET
4 5 (26.32%) Open Source
5 4 (21.05%) Big Data
5 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
6 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
6 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (15.79%) Retail
6 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (15.79%) Investment Banking
6 3 (15.79%) Scrum
6 3 (15.79%) Windows
6 3 (15.79%) Linux
6 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
7 2 (10.53%) SQL
7 2 (10.53%) Migration
7 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
7 2 (10.53%) Zachman Framework
7 2 (10.53%) TOGAF
7 2 (10.53%) DV Cleared
7 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (5.26%) Low Latency
8 1 (5.26%) Solace

Applications Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Applications 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 Applications Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) IIS
1 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.26%) CMS
1 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (5.26%) Lync
1 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) WAN
1 1 (5.26%) DHCP
1 1 (5.26%) FTP
1 1 (5.26%) HTTP
1 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.26%) VPN
1 1 (5.26%) DNS
1 1 (5.26%) PPTP
1 1 (5.26%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) Big Data
2 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.26%) DataStage
4 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
4 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
General
1 7 (36.84%) Banking
2 5 (26.32%) Finance
3 3 (15.79%) Retail
3 3 (15.79%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.26%) Retail Banking
4 1 (5.26%) Legal
4 1 (5.26%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) Middleware
2 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (5.26%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Open Source
2 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.26%) Social Media
3 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (5.26%) Fixed Income
3 1 (5.26%) Equities
3 1 (5.26%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.26%) CentOS
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
2 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (15.79%) Scrum
2 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.53%) Zachman Framework
3 2 (10.53%) TOGAF
3 2 (10.53%) Migration
4 1 (5.26%) Web Development
4 1 (5.26%) Data Migration
4 1 (5.26%) MapReduce
4 1 (5.26%) Analytics
4 1 (5.26%) Low Latency
4 1 (5.26%) Data Management
4 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
4 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.26%) Change Management
4 1 (5.26%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) Java
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) VB
3 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.26%) VMware
3 1 (5.26%) Solace
3 1 (5.26%) IBM
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Posted: 12 days ago