The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Senior 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
Senior Architect
Rank 161 146 183
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +37
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Architect 5 8 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.16% 0.23% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.25% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 13
Median daily rate £638 £550 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.90% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £488 £550
10% offered a daily rate of more than £720 £636 £720
UK excluding London median daily rate £600 £625 £564
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +10.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £45.45 -
% change year-on-year
-29.59% -
Senior 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%

Senior Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Senior Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Senior 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 Senior Architect across the City of London region.

Senior Architect Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Senior Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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

Senior Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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

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

1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 7 (38.89%) WAN
3 6 (33.33%) Banking
3 6 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 6 (33.33%) Network Architecture
4 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
4 5 (27.78%) Cisco
5 4 (22.22%) LAN
5 4 (22.22%) Firewall
5 4 (22.22%) SaaS
6 3 (16.67%) Retail
6 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (16.67%) VMware
6 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (16.67%) Windows
6 3 (16.67%) CCIE
6 3 (16.67%) Oracle
6 3 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (16.67%) CCDE
7 2 (11.11%) Citrix
7 2 (11.11%) Data Architecture
7 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
7 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
7 2 (11.11%) Java
7 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
7 2 (11.11%) Web Services
7 2 (11.11%) Solaris
7 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
7 2 (11.11%) SAN

Senior 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 1 (5.56%) Apache
1 1 (5.56%) IIS
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Coherence
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
1 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) SaaS
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.56%) IaaS
2 1 (5.56%) OpenShift
2 1 (5.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) WAN
2 4 (22.22%) Firewall
2 4 (22.22%) LAN
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (11.11%) SAN
5 1 (5.56%) FCoE
5 1 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (5.56%) HTTP
5 1 (5.56%) iSCSI
5 1 (5.56%) Multicast
5 1 (5.56%) NAS
5 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.56%) DB2
2 1 (5.56%) Hazelcast
2 1 (5.56%) OLAP
2 1 (5.56%) OLTP
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Axure RP
1 1 (5.56%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (5.56%) webpack
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 6 (33.33%) Banking
3 3 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (5.56%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (5.56%) Legal
4 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
1 2 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (5.56%) CSS
2 1 (5.56%) HTML
2 1 (5.56%) HTML5
2 1 (5.56%) Middleware
2 1 (5.56%) React
2 1 (5.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) EPoS
2 1 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (5.56%) Hedge funds
2 1 (5.56%) Psychology
2 1 (5.56%) SWIFT
2 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Solaris
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.56%) AIX
3 1 (5.56%) Android
3 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.56%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Unix
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Network Architecture
1 6 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.11%) Data Architecture
4 1 (5.56%) Benchmarking
4 1 (5.56%) BPMN
4 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (5.56%) IT Governance
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.56%) Project Management
4 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
4 1 (5.56%) Scrum
4 1 (5.56%) SOA
4 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.56%) UML
4 1 (5.56%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) Java
1 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.56%) ES6
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) CCDE
1 3 (16.67%) CCIE
1 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.56%) CITP
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Docker
2 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.56%) KVM
2 1 (5.56%) NFS
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (5.56%) SRDF
2 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Cisco
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) VMware
3 2 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (5.56%) Bloomberg
4 1 (5.56%) EMC
4 1 (5.56%) HP
4 1 (5.56%) IBM
4 1 (5.56%) Intel
4 1 (5.56%) MobileIron
4 1 (5.56%) NetApp
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.56%) SAP
4 1 (5.56%) Sun