The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 32 25 30
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 201 344 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 5.94% 6.21% 4.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.24% 6.54% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 264 217
Median daily rate £550 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £393
10% offered a daily rate of more than £723 £668 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £488
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.91 £37.80 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+26.74% -
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
3220 5261 5645
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.18% 95.00% 94.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2626 4018 4237
Median daily rate £473 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £276 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 93 78
Median hourly rate £21.78 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.63% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.57 £28.30 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.95 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.04% -2.06%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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 Architect across the City of London region.

Architect Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, 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 Architect in the job title.

1 106 (28.19%) Finance
2 73 (19.41%) Banking
3 70 (18.62%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (14.10%) Java
5 43 (11.44%) Migration
6 42 (11.17%) Oracle
7 40 (10.64%) TOGAF
8 39 (10.37%) SQL
9 37 (9.84%) Security Cleared
10 36 (9.57%) Microsoft
11 34 (9.04%) Data Modelling
12 32 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
12 32 (8.51%) Technical Architecture
13 31 (8.24%) SOA
14 30 (7.98%) Windows
15 29 (7.71%) Data Architecture
16 28 (7.45%) SC Cleared
17 26 (6.91%) .NET
17 26 (6.91%) User Experience
18 25 (6.65%) SQL Server
18 25 (6.65%) Amazon AWS
19 24 (6.38%) Enterprise Architecture
19 24 (6.38%) Web Services
19 24 (6.38%) UML
19 24 (6.38%) VMware
20 23 (6.12%) Retail
20 23 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
20 23 (6.12%) IBM
20 23 (6.12%) Microsoft Azure
20 23 (6.12%) Data Centre

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 13 (3.46%) WebSphere
2 12 (3.19%) SharePoint
3 7 (1.86%) Apache Spark
4 6 (1.60%) IIS
4 6 (1.60%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.33%) Apache
5 5 (1.33%) MS Exchange
5 5 (1.33%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (1.06%) Apache Pig
7 3 (0.80%) CMS
7 3 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (0.80%) OpenStack
7 3 (0.80%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 3 (0.80%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (0.80%) Skype for Business
7 3 (0.80%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.53%) FileNet
8 2 (0.53%) Mule
Applications
1 10 (2.66%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.33%) MS Office
2 5 (1.33%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (0.80%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.53%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.27%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
1 8 (2.13%) Maximo
2 5 (1.33%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.53%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.27%) Fredhopper
4 1 (0.27%) Misys Midas
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.27%) RMDS
4 1 (0.27%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.27%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.27%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 25 (6.65%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (6.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (3.19%) Office 365
4 8 (2.13%) IaaS
5 7 (1.86%) PaaS
6 6 (1.60%) SaaS
7 5 (1.33%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.80%) Amazon EMR
10 2 (0.53%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.53%) OneDrive
10 2 (0.53%) SuccessFactors
11 1 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.27%) Force.com
11 1 (0.27%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.27%) Lucidchart
11 1 (0.27%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.27%) Responsys
11 1 (0.27%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 22 (5.85%) Firewall
2 15 (3.99%) SAN
3 13 (3.46%) LAN
3 13 (3.46%) WAN
4 11 (2.93%) NAS
5 9 (2.39%) DNS
6 8 (2.13%) Wireless
7 6 (1.60%) HTTP
8 5 (1.33%) Internet
9 4 (1.06%) Fibre Channel
9 4 (1.06%) FTP
9 4 (1.06%) Network Security
9 4 (1.06%) Wireless Security
10 3 (0.80%) DHCP
10 3 (0.80%) Intranet
10 3 (0.80%) VPN
11 2 (0.53%) FCoE
11 2 (0.53%) LDAP
11 2 (0.53%) Reverse Proxy
11 2 (0.53%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (6.65%) SQL Server
2 22 (5.85%) Big Data
3 20 (5.32%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (5.05%) Hadoop
5 8 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (1.86%) NoSQL
7 6 (1.60%) Apache Hive
7 6 (1.60%) DB2
7 6 (1.60%) Relational Database
7 6 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (1.33%) OLTP
8 5 (1.33%) Oracle Database
8 5 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (1.06%) Data Mining
9 4 (1.06%) MongoDB
9 4 (1.06%) MySQL
9 4 (1.06%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.80%) OLAP
10 3 (0.80%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 4 (1.06%) ERwin
2 3 (0.80%) Axure RP
2 3 (0.80%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 3 (0.80%) JIRA
3 2 (0.53%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.53%) Maven
3 2 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.27%) Artifactory
4 1 (0.27%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.27%) Subversion
4 1 (0.27%) Travis CI
4 1 (0.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 106 (28.19%) Finance
2 73 (19.41%) Banking
3 23 (6.12%) Retail
4 17 (4.52%) Investment Banking
5 10 (2.66%) Front Office
6 8 (2.13%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.60%) Legal
7 6 (1.60%) Marketing
8 5 (1.33%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.33%) Retail Banking
9 4 (1.06%) Back Office
9 4 (1.06%) Law
9 4 (1.06%) Publishing
10 3 (0.80%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.27%) Advertising
11 1 (0.27%) Billing
11 1 (0.27%) Electronics
11 1 (0.27%) Games
11 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (6.91%) .NET
2 24 (6.38%) Web Services
3 17 (4.52%) Middleware
4 12 (3.19%) J2EE
5 10 (2.66%) Java EE
5 10 (2.66%) REST
6 9 (2.39%) JSON
7 8 (2.13%) HTML
7 8 (2.13%) XML
8 7 (1.86%) Ajax
8 7 (1.86%) RESTful
8 7 (1.86%) SOAP
8 7 (1.86%) Spring
9 5 (1.33%) WebSphere MQ
10 4 (1.06%) FIX Protocol
10 4 (1.06%) FpML
10 4 (1.06%) JSP
10 4 (1.06%) Oracle Fusion
10 4 (1.06%) Servlets
11 3 (0.80%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 26 (6.91%) User Experience
2 23 (6.12%) Data Centre
3 18 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (3.19%) Data Integration
4 12 (3.19%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (2.39%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 6 (1.60%) Video on Demand
6 6 (1.60%) Visualisation
7 5 (1.33%) CESG
7 5 (1.33%) Fintech
7 5 (1.33%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.06%) Cryptography
8 4 (1.06%) EPoS
8 4 (1.06%) Reinsurance
9 3 (0.80%) DataPower
9 3 (0.80%) Digital Media
9 3 (0.80%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (0.80%) PKI
9 3 (0.80%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 30 (7.98%) Windows
2 18 (4.79%) Linux
3 10 (2.66%) Unix
4 9 (2.39%) AIX
5 8 (2.13%) Windows Server
6 6 (1.60%) Solaris
6 6 (1.60%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.53%) Android
8 2 (0.53%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.53%) Windows 2000
8 2 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.27%) CentOS
9 1 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.27%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (18.62%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (11.44%) Migration
3 40 (10.64%) TOGAF
4 34 (9.04%) Data Modelling
5 32 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
5 32 (8.51%) Technical Architecture
6 31 (8.24%) SOA
7 29 (7.71%) Data Architecture
8 24 (6.38%) Enterprise Architecture
8 24 (6.38%) UML
9 23 (6.12%) Analytics
9 23 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
10 21 (5.59%) Data Management
10 21 (5.59%) Project Management
11 19 (5.05%) E-Commerce
11 19 (5.05%) ETL
12 18 (4.79%) CRM
13 16 (4.26%) ITIL
14 15 (3.99%) Security Architecture
15 14 (3.72%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 53 (14.10%) Java
2 39 (10.37%) SQL
3 7 (1.86%) C#
3 7 (1.86%) PowerShell
4 6 (1.60%) JavaScript
5 5 (1.33%) Python
6 4 (1.06%) T-SQL
7 3 (0.80%) C++
7 3 (0.80%) Groovy
7 3 (0.80%) Ruby
7 3 (0.80%) Scala
8 2 (0.53%) C
8 2 (0.53%) COBOL
8 2 (0.53%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.27%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.27%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.27%) PHP
9 1 (0.27%) R
Qualifications
1 37 (9.84%) Security Cleared
2 28 (7.45%) SC Cleared
3 12 (3.19%) Degree
4 6 (1.60%) CISSP
4 6 (1.60%) DV Cleared
5 5 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (1.33%) CLAS
6 4 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.80%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 2 (0.53%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.53%) CESG Certified Professional
8 2 (0.53%) CISA
8 2 (0.53%) CISM
8 2 (0.53%) ISSAP
8 2 (0.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.27%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.27%) GIAC
9 1 (0.27%) IISP
9 1 (0.27%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.86%) Data Quality
2 6 (1.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.33%) QA
3 5 (1.33%) Solvency II
4 3 (0.80%) Government Security Classifications
4 3 (0.80%) ISO20022
5 2 (0.53%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.27%) BS7799
6 1 (0.27%) COBIT
6 1 (0.27%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.27%) MiFID
6 1 (0.27%) RMADS
System Software
1 20 (5.32%) Active Directory
2 19 (5.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.86%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.33%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (0.80%) NFS
5 3 (0.80%) SRDF
6 2 (0.53%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.53%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.53%) KVM
6 2 (0.53%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.53%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.53%) vSphere
6 2 (0.53%) Xen
7 1 (0.27%) Docker
7 1 (0.27%) HDFS
7 1 (0.27%) PowerHA
7 1 (0.27%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (1.33%) SCCM
2 4 (1.06%) Puppet
3 3 (0.80%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.53%) Ansible
4 2 (0.53%) Control-M
4 2 (0.53%) MIIS
4 2 (0.53%) MIMEsweeper
4 2 (0.53%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (0.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (0.53%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (0.27%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.27%) CA Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.27%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.27%) Mesos
5 1 (0.27%) Nagios
5 1 (0.27%) Oozie
5 1 (0.27%) SCOM
5 1 (0.27%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.27%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 42 (11.17%) Oracle
2 36 (9.57%) Microsoft
3 24 (6.38%) VMware
4 23 (6.12%) IBM
5 20 (5.32%) Cisco
6 13 (3.46%) SAP
7 10 (2.66%) EMC
8 8 (2.13%) hybris
8 8 (2.13%) ServiceNow
9 7 (1.86%) Citrix
9 7 (1.86%) Cognos
9 7 (1.86%) HP
9 7 (1.86%) NetApp
9 7 (1.86%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (1.60%) ATG
10 6 (1.60%) Juniper
10 6 (1.60%) Pega
11 5 (1.33%) Google
11 5 (1.33%) MuleSoft
12 4 (1.06%) Concur
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Rate: £700 - £750 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
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Rate: £1000.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: £450 - £550 per annum + Negotiable
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The Change Partners Recruitment
Rate: From £600 to £700 per day
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Rate: £500 - £600 per annum
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Rate: £500.00 - £513.00 per day
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Rate: £400 - £600 per day + expenses
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Rate: Up to £520 per day
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Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salt
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
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Rate: £500.00 - £525.00 per day
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Rate: £575 - £600 per day
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Rate: £500 - £550 per day
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
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