The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Architect
Rank 183 184 199
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Architect 9 17 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% 0.28% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.31% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 8
Average daily rate
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£574 £550 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.43% +7.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £413 £404
10% offered a daily rate of more than £663 £725 £678
UK excluding London average daily rate £619 £475 £463
% change year-on-year
+30.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £33.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year
- -39.09%
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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
5035 5529 5961
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.79% 92.49% 92.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 3845 4139 4385
Average daily rate £450 £440 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 69 141
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

Senior Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Architect in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 22 May 2015.

Senior Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Senior Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Senior Architect in their job title.

1 7 (30.43%) Finance
2 6 (26.09%) Oracle
3 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
3 5 (21.74%) Project Management
4 4 (17.39%) .NET
5 3 (13.04%) CSS
5 3 (13.04%) C#
5 3 (13.04%) HTML
5 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
5 3 (13.04%) SQL
5 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
5 3 (13.04%) ETL
5 3 (13.04%) TOGAF
5 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
5 3 (13.04%) User Experience
6 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (8.70%) Big Data
6 2 (8.70%) Agile Project Management
6 2 (8.70%) Analytics
6 2 (8.70%) DevOps
6 2 (8.70%) Programme Management
6 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (8.70%) jQuery
6 2 (8.70%) Data Protection
6 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (8.70%) Product Management
6 2 (8.70%) Open Source
6 2 (8.70%) Axure RP

Senior Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Senior Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Senior Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.35%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.35%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (4.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) PeopleSoft Financials
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (4.35%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Heroku
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) SAN
1 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (4.35%) Wireless
1 1 (4.35%) WLAN
1 1 (4.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) Big Data
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.35%) DB2
3 1 (4.35%) DataStage
3 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.35%) QlikView
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Axure RP
2 1 (4.35%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Law
3 1 (4.35%) Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) .NET
2 3 (13.04%) CSS
2 3 (13.04%) HTML
3 2 (8.70%) jQuery
4 1 (4.35%) Middleware
4 1 (4.35%) REST
4 1 (4.35%) HTML5
4 1 (4.35%) Visualforce
4 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.35%) Ionic Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) User Experience
2 2 (8.70%) Open Source
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Fixed Income
3 1 (4.35%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.35%) Psychology
3 1 (4.35%) Human Factors
3 1 (4.35%) RIA
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) UNIX
2 1 (4.35%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Project Management
2 3 (13.04%) ETL
2 3 (13.04%) TOGAF
3 2 (8.70%) Agile Project Management
3 2 (8.70%) Analytics
3 2 (8.70%) DevOps
3 2 (8.70%) Programme Management
3 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (8.70%) Data Protection
3 2 (8.70%) Product Management
3 2 (8.70%) SOA
4 1 (4.35%) ERP
4 1 (4.35%) UML
4 1 (4.35%) OO
4 1 (4.35%) Change Management
4 1 (4.35%) MVC
4 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.35%) Validation
4 1 (4.35%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) C#
1 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
2 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
2 1 (4.35%) Java
2 1 (4.35%) C++
2 1 (4.35%) Python
2 1 (4.35%) Apex Code
2 1 (4.35%) Ruby
2 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) MCSD
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) MCTS
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Oracle
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.70%) Informatica
3 2 (8.70%) VMware
3 2 (8.70%) SAP
4 1 (4.35%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (4.35%) Adobe
4 1 (4.35%) HP
4 1 (4.35%) EMC
4 1 (4.35%) Hyperion
4 1 (4.35%) Teradata
4 1 (4.35%) NetApp
4 1 (4.35%) Sage
4 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco
4 1 (4.35%) Tableau
4 1 (4.35%) Tumbleweed
4 1 (4.35%) Netezza
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