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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Architect
Rank 161 179 204
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +25
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Architect 5 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.19% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.20% 0.091%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 5
Median daily rate £490 £413 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.78% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £413 £460
10% offered a daily rate of more than £589 £635 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £550
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
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
3261 4465 5494
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 94.96% 95.22% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2594 3520 4023
Median daily rate £475 £451 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.43% +0.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £285 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 68 110
Median hourly rate £17.17 £16.95 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -3.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £24.04 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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
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 28 September 2016.

Applications Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) AIX
3 2 (28.57%) IBM
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Office Communications Server
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
3 2 (28.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Application Discovery
4 1 (14.29%) JSON Schema
4 1 (14.29%) Application Rationalisation
4 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
4 1 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source
4 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
4 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
4 1 (14.29%) Android
4 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) WebSphere

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 (28.57%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (14.29%) Drupal
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) JSON
1 1 (14.29%) JSON Schema
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) AIX
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) Android
2 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Application Discovery
2 1 (14.29%) Application Rationalisation
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (14.29%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) IBM
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Informatica
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle