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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Architect
London / City of London
Rank 23 34 29
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -5
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 209 153 283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 7.22% 4.97% 5.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.57% 5.18% 5.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 120 209
Median daily rate £600 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £375 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £50.99 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £55.00 £36.13
% change year-on-year
- +52.24%

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
2761 2952 4853
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.40% 95.88% 95.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2200 2306 3748
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 49 81
Median hourly rate £21.50 £22.50 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% +25.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017, 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.

1 151 (35.28%) Finance
2 84 (19.63%) Banking
3 72 (16.82%) Agile Software Development
4 66 (15.42%) SQL
5 63 (14.72%) Java
6 62 (14.49%) Microsoft
7 60 (14.02%) TOGAF
8 57 (13.32%) Windows
9 54 (12.62%) Oracle
9 54 (12.62%) Data Modelling
10 52 (12.15%) SOA
11 50 (11.68%) SQL Server
12 46 (10.75%) Stakeholder Management
12 46 (10.75%) Big Data
13 42 (9.81%) Microsoft Azure
14 41 (9.58%) Data Architecture
14 41 (9.58%) .NET
14 41 (9.58%) Web Services
15 40 (9.35%) Amazon AWS
15 40 (9.35%) REST
16 39 (9.11%) DevOps
17 37 (8.64%) Migration
18 35 (8.18%) Hadoop
19 34 (7.94%) Linux
20 33 (7.71%) Retail
21 32 (7.48%) Security Cleared
21 32 (7.48%) Enterprise Architecture
22 31 (7.24%) ETL
23 30 (7.01%) JavaScript
23 30 (7.01%) VMware

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 18 (4.21%) SharePoint
2 15 (3.50%) Apache Spark
3 13 (3.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 12 (2.80%) BizTalk Server
5 9 (2.10%) CMS
6 8 (1.87%) Apache
6 8 (1.87%) JBoss
6 8 (1.87%) WebSphere
7 5 (1.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 5 (1.17%) Cloud Foundry
7 5 (1.17%) IIS
7 5 (1.17%) Skype for Business
7 5 (1.17%) Tomcat
8 4 (0.93%) OpenStack
8 4 (0.93%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.70%) Apache Pig
9 3 (0.70%) Mule
9 3 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.47%) Confluence
10 2 (0.47%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 12 (2.80%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.93%) MS Office
2 4 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.47%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.23%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (2.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.47%) Hyperion Planning
2 2 (0.47%) Markit EDM
2 2 (0.47%) Maximo
2 2 (0.47%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (0.47%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.23%) ReMetrica
3 1 (0.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.23%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.23%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.23%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.23%) SAP GTS
3 1 (0.23%) SAP hybris
3 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.23%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 42 (9.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 40 (9.35%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (4.91%) IaaS
4 20 (4.67%) PaaS
5 19 (4.44%) SaaS
6 13 (3.04%) Office 365
7 6 (1.40%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.93%) SuccessFactors
8 4 (0.93%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 3 (0.70%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.47%) Amazon EMR
10 2 (0.47%) Force.com
10 2 (0.47%) GitHub
10 2 (0.47%) Google App Engine
10 2 (0.47%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.23%) Akamai
11 1 (0.23%) G Suite
11 1 (0.23%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.67%) Firewall
2 16 (3.74%) WAN
3 15 (3.50%) DNS
4 14 (3.27%) SAN
5 13 (3.04%) LAN
6 12 (2.80%) HTTP
6 12 (2.80%) LDAP
6 12 (2.80%) Network Security
7 11 (2.57%) Internet
7 11 (2.57%) VPN
8 9 (2.10%) DHCP
9 5 (1.17%) IPsec
9 5 (1.17%) Unified Communications
10 4 (0.93%) SSL
10 4 (0.93%) TCP/IP
10 4 (0.93%) Wireless
11 3 (0.70%) DMZ
11 3 (0.70%) Kerberos
11 3 (0.70%) Skype
11 3 (0.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (11.68%) SQL Server
2 46 (10.75%) Big Data
3 35 (8.18%) Hadoop
4 29 (6.78%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (3.04%) Relational Database
6 10 (2.34%) MongoDB
7 9 (2.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (1.87%) Apache Hive
9 7 (1.64%) BusinessObjects
9 7 (1.64%) NoSQL
10 6 (1.40%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (1.40%) Oracle Database
11 5 (1.17%) Amazon RDS
11 5 (1.17%) CouchDB
11 5 (1.17%) HBase
12 4 (0.93%) DB2
12 4 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (0.70%) MySQL
13 3 (0.70%) Oracle OWB
13 3 (0.70%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 12 (2.80%) Jenkins
2 10 (2.34%) Git (software)
3 8 (1.87%) JIRA
4 7 (1.64%) ERwin
5 5 (1.17%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (1.17%) Visual Studio
6 4 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (0.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (0.70%) Eclipse
7 3 (0.70%) Maven
8 2 (0.47%) Talend Open Studio
8 2 (0.47%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.23%) Ant
9 1 (0.23%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.23%) Babel
9 1 (0.23%) gulp
9 1 (0.23%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.23%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (0.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.23%) webpack
General
1 151 (35.28%) Finance
2 84 (19.63%) Banking
3 33 (7.71%) Retail
4 16 (3.74%) Investment Banking
5 13 (3.04%) Legal
6 10 (2.34%) Advertising
6 10 (2.34%) Financial Institution
7 8 (1.87%) Law
7 8 (1.87%) Marketing
8 6 (1.40%) Retail Banking
9 3 (0.70%) Billing
9 3 (0.70%) Front Office
9 3 (0.70%) Prime Brokerage
9 3 (0.70%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.47%) Publishing
11 1 (0.23%) Automotive
11 1 (0.23%) Back Office
11 1 (0.23%) Games
11 1 (0.23%) Mandarin Language
11 1 (0.23%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (9.58%) .NET
1 41 (9.58%) Web Services
2 40 (9.35%) REST
3 24 (5.61%) XML
4 22 (5.14%) HTML
5 19 (4.44%) Middleware
6 18 (4.21%) JSON
7 12 (2.80%) HTML5
7 12 (2.80%) Oracle Fusion
8 11 (2.57%) IBM Integration Bus
8 11 (2.57%) XSD
9 10 (2.34%) AngularJS
9 10 (2.34%) CSS
9 10 (2.34%) RESTful
9 10 (2.34%) SOAP
9 10 (2.34%) Spring
10 9 (2.10%) .NET Framework
10 9 (2.10%) Kafka
11 8 (1.87%) jQuery
11 8 (1.87%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 27 (6.31%) Data Centre
2 25 (5.84%) Data Integration
3 13 (3.04%) Management Information System
4 10 (2.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 9 (2.10%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (2.10%) Computer Science
5 9 (2.10%) User Experience
6 8 (1.87%) Statistics
7 7 (1.64%) Market Risk
7 7 (1.64%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.40%) Data Structures
8 6 (1.40%) Equities
8 6 (1.40%) Reference Data
8 6 (1.40%) Taxonomies
9 5 (1.17%) Mainframe
9 5 (1.17%) Public Cloud
9 5 (1.17%) Virtual Team
10 4 (0.93%) Algorithms
10 4 (0.93%) Fintech
10 4 (0.93%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 57 (13.32%) Windows
2 34 (7.94%) Linux
3 25 (5.84%) Unix
4 15 (3.50%) Windows Server
5 10 (2.34%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (1.64%) Solaris
7 6 (1.40%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.93%) AIX
8 4 (0.93%) Android
8 4 (0.93%) Windows 10
9 3 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.70%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.47%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.47%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.47%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (16.82%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (14.02%) TOGAF
3 54 (12.62%) Data Modelling
4 52 (12.15%) SOA
5 46 (10.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 41 (9.58%) Data Architecture
7 39 (9.11%) DevOps
8 37 (8.64%) Migration
9 32 (7.48%) Enterprise Architecture
10 31 (7.24%) ETL
11 28 (6.54%) Scrum
12 26 (6.07%) Technical Architecture
13 24 (5.61%) Business Intelligence
14 23 (5.37%) CRM
15 20 (4.67%) E-Commerce
16 17 (3.97%) Data Management
16 17 (3.97%) Service Design
17 16 (3.74%) Analytics
17 16 (3.74%) Workflow
18 15 (3.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 66 (15.42%) SQL
2 63 (14.72%) Java
3 30 (7.01%) JavaScript
4 26 (6.07%) Python
5 17 (3.97%) C#
6 14 (3.27%) Ruby
7 7 (1.64%) PHP
7 7 (1.64%) Shell Script
8 6 (1.40%) C
8 6 (1.40%) Perl
8 6 (1.40%) R
8 6 (1.40%) Scala
9 5 (1.17%) C++
9 5 (1.17%) PowerShell
9 5 (1.17%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.47%) Apex Code
10 2 (0.47%) ES6
10 2 (0.47%) XPath
11 1 (0.23%) Go
11 1 (0.23%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 32 (7.48%) Security Cleared
2 22 (5.14%) SC Cleared
3 21 (4.91%) Degree
4 6 (1.40%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (1.17%) CCIE
5 5 (1.17%) CISSP
5 5 (1.17%) DV Cleared
5 5 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (0.93%) CCDE
6 4 (0.93%) CISM
7 2 (0.47%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.47%) CRISC
7 2 (0.47%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.47%) MCITP
7 2 (0.47%) MCSA
7 2 (0.47%) MCSE
7 2 (0.47%) MCTS
7 2 (0.47%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.47%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.37%) Data Quality
2 10 (2.34%) MiFID
3 9 (2.10%) QA
4 5 (1.17%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.70%) COBIT
5 3 (0.70%) SEPA
6 2 (0.47%) Government Security Classifications
6 2 (0.47%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.23%) FATCA
7 1 (0.23%) GDPR
7 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.23%) ISO20022
7 1 (0.23%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (6.54%) Active Directory
2 20 (4.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (2.80%) Docker
4 7 (1.64%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.17%) vSphere
6 4 (0.93%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.70%) HDFS
7 3 (0.70%) KVM
7 3 (0.70%) vCloud
7 3 (0.70%) Xen
7 3 (0.70%) XenApp
8 2 (0.47%) SRDF
9 1 (0.23%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.23%) Ceph
9 1 (0.23%) GlusterFS
9 1 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.23%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.23%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.23%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 15 (3.50%) MOM
2 11 (2.57%) Puppet
3 8 (1.87%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (1.40%) Ansible
5 5 (1.17%) vRealize
6 4 (0.93%) SCCM
7 3 (0.70%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (0.47%) Control-M
8 2 (0.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.23%) CA Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.23%) CSIRT
9 1 (0.23%) Grafana
9 1 (0.23%) Graphite
9 1 (0.23%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.23%) Marathon
9 1 (0.23%) Mesos
9 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.23%) OpenIDM
9 1 (0.23%) Packer
9 1 (0.23%) Terraform
Vendors
1 62 (14.49%) Microsoft
2 54 (12.62%) Oracle
3 30 (7.01%) VMware
4 29 (6.78%) Cisco
5 22 (5.14%) IBM
6 19 (4.44%) SAP
7 15 (3.50%) MuleSoft
8 13 (3.04%) Citrix
9 9 (2.10%) Splunk
9 9 (2.10%) Teradata
10 6 (1.40%) HP
11 5 (1.17%) Adobe
11 5 (1.17%) Bloomberg
11 5 (1.17%) Pega
11 5 (1.17%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (0.93%) Google
12 4 (0.93%) Intel
12 4 (0.93%) Netezza
12 4 (0.93%) Red Hat
12 4 (0.93%) Reuters
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