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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Architect
Rank 187 197 202
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Architect 17 28 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.28% 0.39% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.42% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 20 12
Average daily rate
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£613 £569 £505
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +12.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £395 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £768 £700 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £563 £453 £475
% change year-on-year
+24.30% -4.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £60.00 -
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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
5567 6635 6551
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.97% 92.54% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 4195 4833 4752
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 137 159
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.05 £38.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -7.42%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 8 (26.67%) Finance
1 8 (26.67%) Oracle
2 6 (20.00%) SOA
3 5 (16.67%) SQL
3 5 (16.67%) Banking
4 4 (13.33%) TOGAF
4 4 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (13.33%) Analytics
4 4 (13.33%) Java
4 4 (13.33%) UML
4 4 (13.33%) User Experience
5 3 (10.00%) .NET
5 3 (10.00%) J2EE
5 3 (10.00%) ITIL
5 3 (10.00%) Service Management
5 3 (10.00%) Migration
5 3 (10.00%) Workflow
5 3 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (10.00%) Data Migration
5 3 (10.00%) Marketing
5 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.67%) CESG
6 2 (6.67%) Investment Banking
6 2 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
6 2 (6.67%) Market Risk
6 2 (6.67%) Zachman Framework
6 2 (6.67%) Information Architecture
6 2 (6.67%) NoSQL
6 2 (6.67%) Fixed Income

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
1 1 (3.33%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Office
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
1 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Wireless
2 1 (3.33%) Wireshark
2 1 (3.33%) Network Security
2 1 (3.33%) SNMP
2 1 (3.33%) Internet
2 1 (3.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (6.67%) NoSQL
1 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) Couchbase
2 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.33%) CouchDB
2 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
General
1 8 (26.67%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) Banking
3 3 (10.00%) Marketing
4 2 (6.67%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.33%) Retail
5 1 (3.33%) Electronics
5 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.33%) Automotive
5 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.33%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) .NET
1 3 (10.00%) J2EE
2 1 (3.33%) Web Services
2 1 (3.33%) Middleware
2 1 (3.33%) Spring
2 1 (3.33%) CherryPy
2 1 (3.33%) Django
2 1 (3.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (3.33%) jQuery
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (3.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) User Experience
2 2 (6.67%) Data Structures
2 2 (6.67%) CESG
2 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.67%) Fixed Income
2 2 (6.67%) Market Risk
3 1 (3.33%) Social Media
3 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.33%) PACS
3 1 (3.33%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (3.33%) Cryptography
3 1 (3.33%) PKI
3 1 (3.33%) Online Banking
3 1 (3.33%) DTV
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) SOA
2 4 (13.33%) UML
2 4 (13.33%) TOGAF
2 4 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (13.33%) Analytics
3 3 (10.00%) Data Migration
3 3 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (10.00%) ITIL
3 3 (10.00%) Workflow
3 3 (10.00%) Migration
3 3 (10.00%) Service Management
3 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
4 2 (6.67%) Zachman Framework
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (6.67%) Information Architecture
4 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
4 2 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.33%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) SQL
2 4 (13.33%) Java
3 2 (6.67%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.33%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Nmap
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Oracle
2 2 (6.67%) Business Objects
3 1 (3.33%) SAP
3 1 (3.33%) Siebel
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) Cerner
3 1 (3.33%) Hyperion
3 1 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.33%) Pega
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