The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Applications Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Architect
Rank 157 160 190
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +30
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Architect 5 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.16% 0.087% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.091% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 10
Median daily rate £528 £463 £578
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.05% -19.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £463 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £463 £710
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £525
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Applications 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 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
3056 3309 5472
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.50% 95.64% 95.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2427 2624 4179
Median daily rate £488 £475 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +9.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 47 108
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £13.00 £11.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.20 £41.50 £22.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Applications Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the City of London region that featured Applications Architect in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, Applications 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 City of London region featuring Applications Architect in the job title.

1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) IBM
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) SAP
2 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) Office Communications Server
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
3 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) Product Management
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) AIX
3 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (20.00%) Legal
3 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Maximo

Applications Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (20.00%) Office Communications Server
1 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (10.00%) Drupal
2 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) DB2
1 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
1 1 (10.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) J2EE
1 1 (10.00%) JSON
1 1 (10.00%) JSON Schema
1 1 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) AIX
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (10.00%) Android
2 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (20.00%) Product Management
2 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (10.00%) DevOps
2 1 (10.00%) EAM
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (10.00%) Open Source
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) IBM
2 3 (30.00%) SAP
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (10.00%) Actuate
4 1 (10.00%) Informatica