The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Docklands, London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 18 20 26
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 12 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 7.45% 4.90% 5.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.51% 5.15% 5.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 12
Average daily rate £550 £480 £560
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.58% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £474 £550
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £486 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.25 £55.00 £40.07
% change year-on-year
-19.54% +37.25%
Job Titles Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
141 136 223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 87.58% 95.10% 91.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 93 160
Average daily rate £500 £488 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £200 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 10
Average hourly rate £33.75 £10.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+221.42% -65.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Architect
London

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 18 April 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 18 April 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 19 (55.88%) Banking
2 18 (52.94%) Oracle
3 17 (50.00%) Finance
4 12 (35.29%) Investment Banking
5 10 (29.41%) Technical Architecture
5 10 (29.41%) SQL
6 9 (26.47%) IBM
6 9 (26.47%) SAN
7 8 (23.53%) UNIX
7 8 (23.53%) Windows
7 8 (23.53%) TOGAF
7 8 (23.53%) Migration
8 7 (20.59%) Linux
8 7 (20.59%) Java
9 6 (17.65%) WebLogic
9 6 (17.65%) Solaris
9 6 (17.65%) Intel
9 6 (17.65%) Cisco
9 6 (17.65%) LAN
9 6 (17.65%) WAN
10 5 (14.71%) Middleware
10 5 (14.71%) Symantec
10 5 (14.71%) SOA
10 5 (14.71%) PRINCE2
10 5 (14.71%) HP
10 5 (14.71%) EMC
10 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
10 5 (14.71%) UML
10 5 (14.71%) RUP
11 4 (11.76%) MS Excel

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6 (17.65%) WebLogic
2 4 (11.76%) Documentum
3 3 (8.82%) WebSphere
4 2 (5.88%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.94%) Lync
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (2.94%) CMS
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (2.94%) Apache
5 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.94%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.82%) MS Visio
2 3 (8.82%) MS Office
3 2 (5.88%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (2.94%) RMDS
2 1 (2.94%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 9 (26.47%) SAN
2 6 (17.65%) LAN
2 6 (17.65%) WAN
3 4 (11.76%) NAS
3 4 (11.76%) FCoE
3 4 (11.76%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (11.76%) Multicast
4 2 (5.88%) Network Security
5 1 (2.94%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.94%) HBase
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.94%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.94%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Eclipse
1 4 (11.76%) TeamCity
1 4 (11.76%) Hudson
2 3 (8.82%) ClearQuest
3 2 (5.88%) Subversion
4 1 (2.94%) PowerDesigner
4 1 (2.94%) ERwin
General
1 19 (55.88%) Banking
2 17 (50.00%) Finance
3 12 (35.29%) Investment Banking
4 2 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (5.88%) Wholesale Banking
5 1 (2.94%) Legal
5 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.94%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) Middleware
2 4 (11.76%) JMS
2 4 (11.76%) J2EE
2 4 (11.76%) Hibernate
2 4 (11.76%) JRules
2 4 (11.76%) Spring
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle Fusion
2 4 (11.76%) Drools
3 2 (5.88%) XML
3 2 (5.88%) HTML
4 1 (2.94%) Apache Camel
4 1 (2.94%) REST
4 1 (2.94%) CSS3
4 1 (2.94%) HTML5
4 1 (2.94%) Ajax
4 1 (2.94%) Java EE
4 1 (2.94%) Rendezvous
4 1 (2.94%) XSLT
4 1 (2.94%) CSS
4 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) N-Tier
1 2 (5.88%) Clustering
1 2 (5.88%) Replication
1 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
1 2 (5.88%) Pharmacovigilance
1 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.94%) Market Risk
2 1 (2.94%) Open Source
2 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) UNIX
1 8 (23.53%) Windows
2 7 (20.59%) Linux
3 6 (17.65%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) Technical Architecture
2 8 (23.53%) TOGAF
2 8 (23.53%) Migration
3 5 (14.71%) SOA
3 5 (14.71%) PRINCE2
3 5 (14.71%) UML
3 5 (14.71%) RUP
4 4 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (11.76%) Benchmarking
4 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (11.76%) Unified Process
4 4 (11.76%) TDD
4 4 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (8.82%) Cash Management
5 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.82%) Risk Management
6 2 (5.88%) ITIL
6 2 (5.88%) Data Modelling
6 2 (5.88%) Code Coverage
Programming Languages
1 10 (29.41%) SQL
2 7 (20.59%) Java
3 3 (8.82%) Shell Script
4 2 (5.88%) C#
5 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.94%) ISEB
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (2.94%) Basel III
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) NFS
1 4 (11.76%) SRDF
2 2 (5.88%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (5.88%) Veritas File System
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (2.94%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 18 (52.94%) Oracle
2 9 (26.47%) IBM
3 6 (17.65%) Intel
3 6 (17.65%) Cisco
4 5 (14.71%) Symantec
4 5 (14.71%) HP
4 5 (14.71%) EMC
4 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
5 4 (11.76%) NetApp
6 3 (8.82%) CA
6 3 (8.82%) Sybase
7 2 (5.88%) CheckPoint
7 2 (5.88%) Nokia
7 2 (5.88%) Veritas
7 2 (5.88%) Avaya
7 2 (5.88%) Blue Coat
7 2 (5.88%) Nimsoft
8 1 (2.94%) 29West
8 1 (2.94%) DataSynapse
8 1 (2.94%) Nortel
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