The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 12 13 28
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +15
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 8 18 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 7.08% 7.96% 2.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.55% 8.91% 2.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 16 5
Average daily rate
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£555 £556 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.22% +5.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £483
10% offered a daily rate of more than £695 £725 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £490 £455 £450
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £61.00 £35.00 £43.50
% change year-on-year
+74.28% -19.54%
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 Docklands, 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
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
106 202 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 93.81% 89.38% 91.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 162 148
Average daily rate £525 £500 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £360 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 5
Average hourly rate - £16.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -34.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.98%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Architect across the Docklands, London region.

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the Docklands, London region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Architect across the Docklands, London region.

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London region that cited 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 Architect in their job title.

1 6 (42.86%) Banking
1 6 (42.86%) Investment Banking
2 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Oracle
3 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 3 (21.43%) SQL
4 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
4 3 (21.43%) SAN
4 3 (21.43%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (21.43%) Data Architecture
4 3 (21.43%) Hadoop
4 3 (21.43%) Oracle Exadata
4 3 (21.43%) Big Data
5 2 (14.29%) Hortonworks
5 2 (14.29%) Apache Flume
5 2 (14.29%) HBase
5 2 (14.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (14.29%) Riak
5 2 (14.29%) vCloud
5 2 (14.29%) Mahout
5 2 (14.29%) F5
5 2 (14.29%) MapReduce
5 2 (14.29%) Apache Hive
5 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
5 2 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
5 2 (14.29%) Basel III
5 2 (14.29%) MarkLogic
5 2 (14.29%) Couchbase

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London region that cited 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 Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) IIS
1 1 (7.14%) Apache
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.14%) Documentum
1 1 (7.14%) SAS
1 1 (7.14%) Lync
1 1 (7.14%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
2 1 (7.14%) SPSS
2 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (7.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) IntelliMatch
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) SAN
2 1 (7.14%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) Wireless
2 1 (7.14%) BIG-IP
2 1 (7.14%) Network Security
2 1 (7.14%) NAS
2 1 (7.14%) InfiniBand
2 1 (7.14%) LAN
2 1 (7.14%) VoIP
2 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) Big Data
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle Exadata
2 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (21.43%) Hadoop
3 2 (14.29%) Apache Hive
3 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 2 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 2 (14.29%) HBase
3 2 (14.29%) Riak
3 2 (14.29%) Mahout
3 2 (14.29%) DB2
3 2 (14.29%) MarkLogic
3 2 (14.29%) Couchbase
3 2 (14.29%) Sqoop
3 2 (14.29%) HCatalog
4 1 (7.14%) Cognos Report Studio
4 1 (7.14%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
1 1 (7.14%) ERwin
1 1 (7.14%) ClearQuest
1 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 6 (42.86%) Banking
1 6 (42.86%) Investment Banking
2 5 (35.71%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.14%) JDBC
1 1 (7.14%) SOAP
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
1 1 (7.14%) XML
1 1 (7.14%) XSLT
1 1 (7.14%) XML Schema
1 1 (7.14%) Middleware
1 1 (7.14%) Spring
1 1 (7.14%) JSON
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Visualisation
2 1 (7.14%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (7.14%) Credit Risk
2 1 (7.14%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) UNIX
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Technical Architecture
1 3 (21.43%) Data Architecture
2 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
2 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (14.29%) Migration
2 2 (14.29%) Analytics
2 2 (14.29%) MapReduce
3 1 (7.14%) Data Governance
3 1 (7.14%) UML
3 1 (7.14%) Low Latency
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) DevOps
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) Data Management
3 1 (7.14%) Document Management
3 1 (7.14%) Network Design
3 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) AOP
3 1 (7.14%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
2 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.14%) XPath
3 1 (7.14%) XQuery
3 1 (7.14%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) Perl
3 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) Basel III
2 1 (7.14%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (14.29%) vSphere
2 2 (14.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (14.29%) vCloud
2 2 (14.29%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
1 2 (14.29%) Ambari
1 2 (14.29%) Oozie
2 1 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (7.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Sybase
2 2 (14.29%) Business Objects
2 2 (14.29%) HP
2 2 (14.29%) CA
2 2 (14.29%) Symantec
2 2 (14.29%) Sophos
2 2 (14.29%) Teradata
2 2 (14.29%) Netezza
2 2 (14.29%) F5
2 2 (14.29%) Hortonworks
2 2 (14.29%) MapR
3 1 (7.14%) Nimsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Tableau
3 1 (7.14%) Blue Coat
3 1 (7.14%) Informatica
3 1 (7.14%) Nokia
3 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.14%) EMC
3 1 (7.14%) Nortel