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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Architect
Rank 166 173 197
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +24
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Architect 9 13 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.26% 0.28% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.29% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 11
Median daily rate £525 £575 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.69% -8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £488 £550
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £575 £650 £563
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +15.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £45.45 £61.00
% change year-on-year
-0.99% -25.49%
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
3267 4408 5489
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.00% 95.21% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2598 3473 4019
Median daily rate £475 £451 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.43% +0.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £288 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 68 110
Median hourly rate £17.17 £16.95 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -3.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.64 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.75 £24.04 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 12 (40.00%) Finance
2 11 (36.67%) Banking
3 10 (33.33%) WAN
4 8 (26.67%) Cisco
4 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (26.67%) Network Architecture
5 7 (23.33%) LAN
6 6 (20.00%) Firewall
6 6 (20.00%) Data Centre
7 5 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (16.67%) SaaS
7 5 (16.67%) TOGAF
7 5 (16.67%) CCDE
7 5 (16.67%) CCIE
7 5 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (13.33%) ITIL
8 4 (13.33%) VMware
9 3 (10.00%) IaaS
9 3 (10.00%) User Experience
9 3 (10.00%) Retail
9 3 (10.00%) WebSphere
9 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (10.00%) CSS
9 3 (10.00%) HTML
9 3 (10.00%) Oracle
9 3 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (10.00%) Windows
9 3 (10.00%) Solaris
9 3 (10.00%) SAN
10 2 (6.67%) Middleware

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 3 (10.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (6.67%) Apache
2 2 (6.67%) IIS
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 2 (6.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.33%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) SaaS
2 3 (10.00%) IaaS
3 2 (6.67%) PaaS
4 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (3.33%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (3.33%) Google Apps
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (33.33%) WAN
2 7 (23.33%) LAN
3 6 (20.00%) Firewall
4 5 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (10.00%) SAN
6 2 (6.67%) FCoE
6 2 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (6.67%) HTTP
6 2 (6.67%) iSCSI
6 2 (6.67%) Multicast
6 2 (6.67%) NAS
7 1 (3.33%) 4G
7 1 (3.33%) LTE
7 1 (3.33%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.67%) Big Data
2 2 (6.67%) Hadoop
2 2 (6.67%) OLAP
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.33%) DB2
3 1 (3.33%) Hazelcast
3 1 (3.33%) HBase
3 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.33%) MySQL
3 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.33%) OLTP
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Axure RP
1 2 (6.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (3.33%) webpack
General
1 12 (40.00%) Finance
2 11 (36.67%) Banking
3 3 (10.00%) Retail
4 2 (6.67%) Corporate Banking
4 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.33%) Law
5 1 (3.33%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) CSS
1 3 (10.00%) HTML
2 2 (6.67%) Ajax
2 2 (6.67%) HTML5
2 2 (6.67%) Middleware
2 2 (6.67%) REST
2 2 (6.67%) Web Services
3 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.33%) CSS3
3 1 (3.33%) EJB
3 1 (3.33%) Flash
3 1 (3.33%) JNDI
3 1 (3.33%) JSON
3 1 (3.33%) JSTL
3 1 (3.33%) React
3 1 (3.33%) Rendezvous
3 1 (3.33%) RESTful
3 1 (3.33%) SOAP
3 1 (3.33%) Struts
3 1 (3.33%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.00%) User Experience
3 2 (6.67%) Psychology
4 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.33%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.33%) EPoS
4 1 (3.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.33%) SWIFT
4 1 (3.33%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Solaris
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Android
2 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (6.67%) Linux
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (26.67%) Network Architecture
2 5 (16.67%) TOGAF
3 4 (13.33%) ITIL
4 2 (6.67%) Benchmarking
4 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (6.67%) Data Architecture
4 2 (6.67%) Data Modelling
4 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
4 2 (6.67%) ITIL V3
4 2 (6.67%) Kanban
4 2 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (6.67%) Project Management
4 2 (6.67%) Scrum
4 2 (6.67%) Service Design
4 2 (6.67%) TDD
5 1 (3.33%) Application Virtualisation
5 1 (3.33%) Data Acquisition
5 1 (3.33%) Prototyping
5 1 (3.33%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) Java
1 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (6.67%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) ES6
2 1 (3.33%) Python
2 1 (3.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) CCDE
1 5 (16.67%) CCIE
1 5 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.67%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (6.67%) KVM
2 2 (6.67%) NFS
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (6.67%) SRDF
2 2 (6.67%) Xen
3 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) AirWatch
1 1 (3.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Cisco
2 4 (13.33%) VMware
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle
4 2 (6.67%) EMC
4 2 (6.67%) IBM
4 2 (6.67%) Intel
4 2 (6.67%) NetApp
5 1 (3.33%) ATG
5 1 (3.33%) Citrix
5 1 (3.33%) DataSynapse
5 1 (3.33%) Google
5 1 (3.33%) HP
5 1 (3.33%) hybris
5 1 (3.33%) Informatica
5 1 (3.33%) Juniper
5 1 (3.33%) SAP
5 1 (3.33%) Sun
5 1 (3.33%) Sybase
5 1 (3.33%) Teradata
5 1 (3.33%) TIBCO
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