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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Architect
Rank 181 184 188
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Architect 19 24 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.34% 0.35% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.38% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 19 9
Average daily rate
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£600 £700 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £496 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £715 £800 £705
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £450 £475
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -5.26%
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
5236 6344 5698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.80% 93.32% 92.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 4045 4617 4242
Average daily rate £445 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 114 148
Average hourly rate £17.25 £20.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.75% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.59 £12.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.78 £35.10 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014, 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 12 (38.71%) Finance
2 6 (19.35%) User Experience
2 6 (19.35%) SOA
3 5 (16.13%) Java
3 5 (16.13%) Oracle
3 5 (16.13%) .NET
3 5 (16.13%) Fixed Income
3 5 (16.13%) TOGAF
3 5 (16.13%) Analytics
4 4 (12.90%) Data Migration
4 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.90%) Migration
4 4 (12.90%) UML
5 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
5 3 (9.68%) J2EE
5 3 (9.68%) SAP
5 3 (9.68%) Banking
5 3 (9.68%) Workflow
5 3 (9.68%) Service Management
5 3 (9.68%) Data Structures
5 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (9.68%) Information Architecture
5 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (6.45%) Marketing
6 2 (6.45%) Use Case
6 2 (6.45%) Data Protection
6 2 (6.45%) Open Source
6 2 (6.45%) Agile Project Management
6 2 (6.45%) DevOps
6 2 (6.45%) Management Information System

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.23%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
2 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP ERP
1 1 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.23%) Couchbase
1 1 (3.23%) CouchDB
1 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
1 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Axure RP
General
1 12 (38.71%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Banking
3 2 (6.45%) Marketing
3 2 (6.45%) Law
4 1 (3.23%) Retail
4 1 (3.23%) Legal
4 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.23%) Front Office
4 1 (3.23%) Electronics
4 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) .NET
2 3 (9.68%) J2EE
3 1 (3.23%) Middleware
3 1 (3.23%) HTML
3 1 (3.23%) CSS
3 1 (3.23%) Web Services
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (3.23%) REST
3 1 (3.23%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) User Experience
2 5 (16.13%) Fixed Income
3 3 (9.68%) Data Structures
4 2 (6.45%) Open Source
4 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.45%) CESG
5 1 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (3.23%) DTV
5 1 (3.23%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (3.23%) PACS
5 1 (3.23%) Equities
5 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.23%) Social Media
5 1 (3.23%) Derivative
5 1 (3.23%) Online Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (19.35%) SOA
2 5 (16.13%) TOGAF
2 5 (16.13%) Analytics
3 4 (12.90%) Data Migration
3 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (12.90%) Migration
3 4 (12.90%) UML
4 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
4 3 (9.68%) Workflow
4 3 (9.68%) Service Management
4 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (9.68%) Information Architecture
4 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (6.45%) Use Case
5 2 (6.45%) Data Protection
5 2 (6.45%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (6.45%) DevOps
5 2 (6.45%) Data Management
5 2 (6.45%) Zachman Framework
5 2 (6.45%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) Java
2 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
2 2 (6.45%) SQL
2 2 (6.45%) C#
3 1 (3.23%) C++
3 1 (3.23%) Python
3 1 (3.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle
2 3 (9.68%) SAP
3 2 (6.45%) Hyperion
4 1 (3.23%) Sage
4 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.23%) Cerner
4 1 (3.23%) Siebel
4 1 (3.23%) Pega
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