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 22 October 2014 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Architect
Rank 195 203 208
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +5
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Architect 10 20 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% 0.28% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.30% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 4
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£550 £564 £469
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +20.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £469 £456
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £680 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £475 £500
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -5.00%
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 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
5468 6717 6722
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 93.01% 92.50% 92.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 4122 4887 4890
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 139 159
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.58 £38.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.30 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+0.30% -7.14%

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 22 October 2014.

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 22 October 2014, 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 5 (29.41%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
2 4 (23.53%) Java
2 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (17.65%) TOGAF
3 3 (17.65%) SAP
3 3 (17.65%) Project Management
3 3 (17.65%) SQL
3 3 (17.65%) .NET
3 3 (17.65%) NoSQL
4 2 (11.76%) IaaS
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
4 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
4 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
4 2 (11.76%) DV Cleared
4 2 (11.76%) SaaS
4 2 (11.76%) PaaS
4 2 (11.76%) Security Architecture
4 2 (11.76%) Software Architecture
4 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle
4 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
4 2 (11.76%) Web Services
4 2 (11.76%) SOA
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
4 2 (11.76%) Finance
4 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Django
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.88%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) IaaS
1 2 (11.76%) SaaS
1 2 (11.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) NoSQL
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (5.88%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.88%) Big Data
General
1 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) German Language
2 1 (5.88%) Legal
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) Web Services
3 1 (5.88%) Django
3 1 (5.88%) jQuery
3 1 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (5.88%) CherryPy
3 1 (5.88%) JSON
3 1 (5.88%) Spring
3 1 (5.88%) XML Schema
3 1 (5.88%) JDBC
3 1 (5.88%) SOAP
3 1 (5.88%) XML
3 1 (5.88%) XSLT
3 1 (5.88%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.88%) RMADS
2 1 (5.88%) PKI
2 1 (5.88%) NHS
2 1 (5.88%) DTV
2 1 (5.88%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) UNIX
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
1 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (17.65%) TOGAF
2 3 (17.65%) Project Management
3 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
3 2 (11.76%) Security Architecture
3 2 (11.76%) Software Architecture
3 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (11.76%) SOA
3 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Release Management
4 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (5.88%) AOP
4 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (5.88%) Scrum
4 1 (5.88%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
4 1 (5.88%) Document Management
4 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) Java
2 3 (17.65%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) Ruby
3 1 (5.88%) XPath
3 1 (5.88%) XQuery
3 1 (5.88%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) SAP
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.88%) Business Objects
3 1 (5.88%) Vignette
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Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Capita - ITMS
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
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Capita - ITMS
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 18 days ago