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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Architect
Rank 171 177 181
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Architect 13 23 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.25% 0.40% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.42% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 16 8
Average daily rate
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£525 £750 £588
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +27.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £538 £418
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £800 £825
UK excluding London average daily rate £569 £510 £535
% change year-on-year
+11.51% -4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
4780 5413 5331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 93.07% 93.31% 93.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3657 3807 3953
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 87 128
Average hourly rate £17.98 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.10% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £33.28 £72.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.74 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -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 27 February 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 27 February 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 8 (30.77%) Finance
2 7 (26.92%) User Experience
3 5 (19.23%) Analytics
3 5 (19.23%) Fixed Income
4 4 (15.38%) Project Management
4 4 (15.38%) Oracle
4 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
4 4 (15.38%) Information Architecture
4 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (15.38%) TOGAF
5 3 (11.54%) Banking
5 3 (11.54%) Data Management
5 3 (11.54%) SQL
5 3 (11.54%) .NET
5 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
5 3 (11.54%) Service Management
5 3 (11.54%) Data Structures
6 2 (7.69%) Law
6 2 (7.69%) Validation
6 2 (7.69%) Migration
6 2 (7.69%) VMware
6 2 (7.69%) SAP
6 2 (7.69%) CSS
6 2 (7.69%) MS Visio
6 2 (7.69%) C#
6 2 (7.69%) HTML
6 2 (7.69%) Java
6 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
6 2 (7.69%) ITIL
6 2 (7.69%) SOA

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 1 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.85%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (3.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (3.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) HTTP
1 1 (3.85%) SAN
1 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) DB2
2 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.85%) DataStage
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.85%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Axure RP
2 1 (3.85%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 8 (30.77%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Banking
3 2 (7.69%) Marketing
3 2 (7.69%) Law
4 1 (3.85%) Legal
4 1 (3.85%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) .NET
2 2 (7.69%) CSS
2 2 (7.69%) HTML
3 1 (3.85%) Web Services
3 1 (3.85%) Middleware
3 1 (3.85%) jQuery
3 1 (3.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) User Experience
2 5 (19.23%) Fixed Income
3 3 (11.54%) Data Structures
4 2 (7.69%) Open Source
5 1 (3.85%) Social Media
5 1 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.85%) Equities
5 1 (3.85%) Derivative
5 1 (3.85%) Online Banking
5 1 (3.85%) Psychology
5 1 (3.85%) Human Factors
5 1 (3.85%) RIA
5 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) UNIX
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
1 1 (3.85%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) Analytics
2 4 (15.38%) Project Management
2 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (15.38%) TOGAF
2 4 (15.38%) Information Architecture
3 3 (11.54%) Data Management
3 3 (11.54%) Service Management
3 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
4 2 (7.69%) SOA
4 2 (7.69%) ETL
4 2 (7.69%) ITIL
4 2 (7.69%) Programme Management
4 2 (7.69%) Validation
4 2 (7.69%) Migration
4 2 (7.69%) Use Case
4 2 (7.69%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (7.69%) Data Migration
4 2 (7.69%) Data Protection
4 2 (7.69%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) C#
2 2 (7.69%) Java
2 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.85%) C++
3 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.85%) Python
3 1 (3.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
1 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle
2 2 (7.69%) SAP
2 2 (7.69%) VMware
3 1 (3.85%) Teradata
3 1 (3.85%) Netezza
3 1 (3.85%) Tumbleweed
3 1 (3.85%) Pega
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) Adobe
3 1 (3.85%) HP
3 1 (3.85%) EMC
3 1 (3.85%) Hyperion
3 1 (3.85%) Informatica
3 1 (3.85%) NetApp
3 1 (3.85%) Sage
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