The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Lead Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Architect
Rank 144 150 194
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +44
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Architect 22 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.70% 0.12% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.12% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 4 4
Median daily rate £650 £588 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.63% +6.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £523 £436
10% offered a daily rate of more than £685 £653 £620
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £550 £500
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £82.00
Lead 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
3021 3262 5471
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.45% 95.55% 95.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2398 2590 4200
Median daily rate £488 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 43 104
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.06 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.77% +20.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £11.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £41.65 £22.52
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Lead Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Lead Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Lead 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 Lead Architect across the City of London region.

Lead Architect Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Lead Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lead Architect across the City of London region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Lead Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, Lead 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 Lead Architect in the job title.

1 16 (59.26%) Finance
2 14 (51.85%) Banking
3 12 (44.44%) Oracle
4 11 (40.74%) Web Services
4 11 (40.74%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (40.74%) MuleSoft
5 10 (37.04%) IBM
5 10 (37.04%) REST
6 9 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
6 9 (33.33%) MOM
6 9 (33.33%) API Integration
7 8 (29.63%) Service Design
7 8 (29.63%) SOA
7 8 (29.63%) IBM Integration Bus
7 8 (29.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 8 (29.63%) Event-Driven Architecture
8 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (25.93%) B2B
8 7 (25.93%) B2C
8 7 (25.93%) SQL
9 6 (22.22%) Big Data
10 5 (18.52%) Java
11 4 (14.81%) Data Modelling
11 4 (14.81%) DevOps
12 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
12 3 (11.11%) Data Ingestion
12 3 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
12 3 (11.11%) Data Quality
12 3 (11.11%) TOGAF
12 3 (11.11%) Data Integration

Lead 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 8 (29.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (7.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (7.41%) Apache
2 2 (7.41%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (7.41%) CMS
2 2 (7.41%) Mule
2 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.70%) Apache Pig
3 1 (3.70%) Apache Spark
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (7.41%) Internet
1 2 (7.41%) LAN
1 2 (7.41%) SAN
1 2 (7.41%) WAN
2 1 (3.70%) FCoE
2 1 (3.70%) Firewall
2 1 (3.70%) HTTP
2 1 (3.70%) iSCSI
2 1 (3.70%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) Big Data
2 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.41%) Hadoop
3 2 (7.41%) MongoDB
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.70%) Apache Hive
4 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.70%) DB2
4 1 (3.70%) HBase
4 1 (3.70%) Impala
4 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) ERwin
1 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
1 2 (7.41%) JIRA
2 1 (3.70%) Babel
2 1 (3.70%) gulp
General
1 16 (59.26%) Finance
2 14 (51.85%) Banking
3 3 (11.11%) Retail
4 2 (7.41%) Advertising
5 1 (3.70%) Legal
5 1 (3.70%) Private Banking
5 1 (3.70%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) Web Services
2 10 (37.04%) REST
3 9 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
4 8 (29.63%) IBM Integration Bus
5 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
5 2 (7.41%) Hibernate
5 2 (7.41%) HTML
5 2 (7.41%) HTML5
5 2 (7.41%) Middleware
5 2 (7.41%) Spring
6 1 (3.70%) Browserify
6 1 (3.70%) CSS
6 1 (3.70%) JMS
6 1 (3.70%) JSON
6 1 (3.70%) lodash
6 1 (3.70%) Node.js
6 1 (3.70%) React
6 1 (3.70%) RESTful
6 1 (3.70%) SOAP
6 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Data Integration
2 2 (7.41%) Data Structures
2 2 (7.41%) Statistics
3 1 (3.70%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.70%) EPoS
3 1 (3.70%) Online Banking
3 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Linux
1 2 (7.41%) Solaris
2 1 (3.70%) Unix
2 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (33.33%) API Integration
3 8 (29.63%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 8 (29.63%) Service Design
3 8 (29.63%) SOA
4 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (25.93%) B2B
4 7 (25.93%) B2C
5 4 (14.81%) Data Modelling
5 4 (14.81%) DevOps
6 3 (11.11%) Data Ingestion
6 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 3 (11.11%) ETL
6 3 (11.11%) TOGAF
7 2 (7.41%) Data Architecture
7 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (7.41%) People Management
7 2 (7.41%) Security Architecture
7 2 (7.41%) Translating Business Requirements
8 1 (3.70%) Issue Tracking
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) SQL
2 5 (18.52%) Java
3 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.41%) C++
4 2 (7.41%) Python
4 2 (7.41%) R
5 1 (3.70%) C
5 1 (3.70%) ES6
5 1 (3.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) SRDF
2 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.70%) KVM
2 1 (3.70%) NFS
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.70%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (33.33%) MOM
2 2 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (7.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Oracle
2 11 (40.74%) MuleSoft
3 10 (37.04%) IBM
4 3 (11.11%) Cisco
4 3 (11.11%) Teradata
5 2 (7.41%) Adobe
5 2 (7.41%) EMC
5 2 (7.41%) Vertica
6 1 (3.70%) Intel
6 1 (3.70%) NetApp
6 1 (3.70%) Netezza
6 1 (3.70%) Pega
6 1 (3.70%) Sybase
6 1 (3.70%) VMware
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £650 - £700 per day
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JM
Rate: £650 - £700 per day
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