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 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 28 28 30
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 209 318 333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 6.06% 5.80% 5.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.39% 6.08% 5.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 242 234
Median daily rate £550 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £425 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £649 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £476
% change year-on-year
- +5.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.21 £42.00 £41.03
% change year-on-year
+19.53% +2.37%
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
3273 5234 5946
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 94.95% 95.51% 94.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2658 3967 4354
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £288 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 81 87
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.60 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.52% -7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.57 £27.50 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.70 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%

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 5 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 5 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.

1 113 (31.22%) Finance
2 74 (20.44%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (19.34%) Banking
4 54 (14.92%) Java
5 39 (10.77%) Oracle
6 38 (10.50%) Migration
7 36 (9.94%) SQL
7 36 (9.94%) Technical Architecture
8 34 (9.39%) TOGAF
8 34 (9.39%) Security Cleared
9 33 (9.12%) Microsoft
10 32 (8.84%) Stakeholder Management
11 31 (8.56%) Windows
11 31 (8.56%) Data Modelling
12 29 (8.01%) Data Architecture
13 28 (7.73%) SOA
13 28 (7.73%) .NET
13 28 (7.73%) User Experience
14 27 (7.46%) Enterprise Architecture
15 26 (7.18%) SC Cleared
16 25 (6.91%) SQL Server
16 25 (6.91%) Business Intelligence
17 23 (6.35%) UML
17 23 (6.35%) VMware
18 22 (6.08%) Web Services
18 22 (6.08%) Data Centre
19 21 (5.80%) Big Data
19 21 (5.80%) Data Warehouse
19 21 (5.80%) Middleware
20 20 (5.52%) E-Commerce

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 (3.59%) WebSphere
2 10 (2.76%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.21%) Apache Spark
4 6 (1.66%) IIS
4 6 (1.66%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.38%) Apache
5 5 (1.38%) Apache Pig
6 4 (1.10%) CMS
6 4 (1.10%) OpenStack
7 3 (0.83%) MS Exchange
7 3 (0.83%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 3 (0.83%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (0.83%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.55%) FileNet
8 2 (0.55%) JBoss
8 2 (0.55%) Mule
8 2 (0.55%) SAS
8 2 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.55%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (2.49%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.66%) Photoshop
3 5 (1.38%) MS Office
4 4 (1.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (1.10%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (1.10%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.28%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.93%) Maximo
2 6 (1.66%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.38%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.28%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.28%) Misys Midas
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.28%) RMDS
5 1 (0.28%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.28%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.28%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.28%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 18 (4.97%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (4.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (2.76%) Office 365
4 6 (1.66%) IaaS
4 6 (1.66%) PaaS
5 5 (1.38%) SaaS
6 3 (0.83%) Amazon EMR
6 3 (0.83%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.55%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.55%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.28%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.28%) AWS CloudTrail
8 1 (0.28%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.28%) Lucidchart
8 1 (0.28%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.28%) Responsys
8 1 (0.28%) SuccessFactors
8 1 (0.28%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.42%) Firewall
1 16 (4.42%) SAN
2 11 (3.04%) NAS
3 10 (2.76%) LAN
3 10 (2.76%) WAN
4 7 (1.93%) DNS
5 6 (1.66%) HTTP
5 6 (1.66%) Wireless
6 5 (1.38%) Internet
7 4 (1.10%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (1.10%) FTP
8 3 (0.83%) LDAP
9 2 (0.55%) BIG-IP
9 2 (0.55%) DHCP
9 2 (0.55%) FCoE
9 2 (0.55%) Intranet
9 2 (0.55%) iSCSI
9 2 (0.55%) VoIP
9 2 (0.55%) VPN
9 2 (0.55%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (6.91%) SQL Server
2 21 (5.80%) Big Data
2 21 (5.80%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (5.25%) Hadoop
4 10 (2.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (2.21%) NoSQL
5 8 (2.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (1.93%) Apache Hive
6 7 (1.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (1.66%) DB2
7 6 (1.66%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (1.38%) MongoDB
8 5 (1.38%) OLTP
8 5 (1.38%) Oracle Database
8 5 (1.38%) Relational Database
8 5 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (1.10%) HBase
9 4 (1.10%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.83%) Data Mining
10 3 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (0.83%) Axure RP
1 3 (0.83%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 3 (0.83%) ERwin
2 2 (0.55%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.55%) JIRA
2 2 (0.55%) Maven
2 2 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.28%) Artifactory
3 1 (0.28%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.28%) Subversion
3 1 (0.28%) Travis CI
3 1 (0.28%) Visual Studio
General
1 113 (31.22%) Finance
2 70 (19.34%) Banking
3 17 (4.70%) Investment Banking
4 16 (4.42%) Retail
5 10 (2.76%) Front Office
6 9 (2.49%) Financial Institution
7 8 (2.21%) Legal
7 8 (2.21%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.66%) Marketing
9 4 (1.10%) Advertising
9 4 (1.10%) Back Office
9 4 (1.10%) Law
9 4 (1.10%) Publishing
10 3 (0.83%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.28%) Billing
11 1 (0.28%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.28%) Electronics
11 1 (0.28%) Games
11 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (7.73%) .NET
2 22 (6.08%) Web Services
3 21 (5.80%) Middleware
4 11 (3.04%) J2EE
5 10 (2.76%) Java EE
5 10 (2.76%) REST
6 9 (2.49%) HTML
6 9 (2.49%) JSON
7 8 (2.21%) Spring
8 7 (1.93%) Ajax
8 7 (1.93%) RESTful
8 7 (1.93%) SOAP
8 7 (1.93%) XML
9 5 (1.38%) WebSphere MQ
10 4 (1.10%) CSS
10 4 (1.10%) FIX Protocol
10 4 (1.10%) JSP
10 4 (1.10%) Oracle Fusion
10 4 (1.10%) Servlets
11 3 (0.83%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 28 (7.73%) User Experience
2 22 (6.08%) Data Centre
3 19 (5.25%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (3.04%) Data Integration
4 11 (3.04%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (2.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 7 (1.93%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.66%) Video on Demand
7 6 (1.66%) Visualisation
8 5 (1.38%) Fintech
8 5 (1.38%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.83%) CESG
9 3 (0.83%) Cryptography
9 3 (0.83%) DataPower
9 3 (0.83%) Digital Media
9 3 (0.83%) Psychology
9 3 (0.83%) Reinsurance
10 2 (0.55%) Freedom of Information
10 2 (0.55%) IPTV
10 2 (0.55%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 31 (8.56%) Windows
2 19 (5.25%) Linux
3 12 (3.31%) Unix
4 8 (2.21%) AIX
4 8 (2.21%) Windows Server
5 6 (1.66%) Solaris
6 3 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.55%) Android
7 2 (0.55%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.28%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.28%) CentOS
8 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (20.44%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (10.50%) Migration
3 36 (9.94%) Technical Architecture
4 34 (9.39%) TOGAF
5 32 (8.84%) Stakeholder Management
6 31 (8.56%) Data Modelling
7 29 (8.01%) Data Architecture
8 28 (7.73%) SOA
9 27 (7.46%) Enterprise Architecture
10 25 (6.91%) Business Intelligence
11 23 (6.35%) UML
12 20 (5.52%) Analytics
12 20 (5.52%) E-Commerce
13 19 (5.25%) Data Management
13 19 (5.25%) Project Management
14 18 (4.97%) ETL
15 17 (4.70%) Security Architecture
16 16 (4.42%) CRM
17 14 (3.87%) ITIL
17 14 (3.87%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 54 (14.92%) Java
2 36 (9.94%) SQL
3 8 (2.21%) C#
4 7 (1.93%) JavaScript
4 7 (1.93%) PowerShell
4 7 (1.93%) Python
5 5 (1.38%) Ruby
5 5 (1.38%) Scala
5 5 (1.38%) T-SQL
6 4 (1.10%) C++
7 3 (0.83%) Groovy
8 2 (0.55%) C
8 2 (0.55%) COBOL
8 2 (0.55%) PHP
8 2 (0.55%) R
8 2 (0.55%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.28%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.28%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.28%) Clojure
9 1 (0.28%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 34 (9.39%) Security Cleared
2 26 (7.18%) SC Cleared
3 13 (3.59%) Degree
4 5 (1.38%) CISSP
4 5 (1.38%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.10%) CLAS
5 4 (1.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (0.83%) CISM
6 3 (0.83%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 2 (0.55%) CESG Certified Professional
7 2 (0.55%) ISSAP
7 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.55%) VCP4
7 2 (0.55%) VCP5
8 1 (0.28%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.28%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.28%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.28%) IISP
8 1 (0.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (1.38%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.38%) QA
3 3 (0.83%) ISO20022
4 1 (0.28%) COBIT
4 1 (0.28%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.28%) MiFID
4 1 (0.28%) RMADS
System Software
1 17 (4.70%) Active Directory
2 16 (4.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.93%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.10%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (1.10%) vSphere
5 3 (0.83%) Apache Flume
5 3 (0.83%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (0.83%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (0.83%) NFS
5 3 (0.83%) SRDF
6 2 (0.55%) Docker
6 2 (0.55%) HDFS
6 2 (0.55%) KVM
6 2 (0.55%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.55%) Xen
7 1 (0.28%) PowerHA
7 1 (0.28%) vCloud
7 1 (0.28%) XenApp
7 1 (0.28%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.28%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (1.66%) SCCM
2 3 (0.83%) Puppet
3 2 (0.55%) Control-M
3 2 (0.55%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (0.55%) MIMEsweeper
3 2 (0.55%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (0.55%) Oozie
3 2 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (0.55%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.28%) Ansible
4 1 (0.28%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.28%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.28%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (0.28%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.28%) Mesos
4 1 (0.28%) Nagios
4 1 (0.28%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.28%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 39 (10.77%) Oracle
2 33 (9.12%) Microsoft
3 23 (6.35%) VMware
4 18 (4.97%) IBM
5 13 (3.59%) Cisco
6 12 (3.31%) SAP
7 10 (2.76%) EMC
8 9 (2.49%) ServiceNow
9 7 (1.93%) Cognos
9 7 (1.93%) hybris
9 7 (1.93%) NetApp
9 7 (1.93%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (1.66%) ATG
10 6 (1.66%) Citrix
10 6 (1.66%) HP
11 5 (1.38%) Pega
12 4 (1.10%) Adobe
12 4 (1.10%) Concur
13 3 (0.83%) Dell
13 3 (0.83%) MuleSoft
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Rate: £200 - £275 per day
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Rate: £650 - £700 per day
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Rate: £550.00 - £620.00 per day
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Rate: £500 - £600 per day
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