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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 9 14 12
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 6 9 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 9.52% 8.65% 10.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.53% 9.09% 10.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 17
Average daily rate £502 £555 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.63% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £383 £512
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £598 £678
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £485
% change year-on-year
- +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £53.81 £41.50 £44.63
% change year-on-year
+29.66% -7.00%
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
57 99 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 90.48% 95.19% 97.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 69 160
Average daily rate £500 £530 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% +0.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £350 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Average hourly rate £40.00 £32.62 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.61% +55.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016, 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 8 (57.14%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) Oracle
3 5 (35.71%) Finance
4 4 (28.57%) HTML
4 4 (28.57%) SQL
4 4 (28.57%) CSS
4 4 (28.57%) XML
4 4 (28.57%) Ajax
5 3 (21.43%) Banking
5 3 (21.43%) Investment Banking
5 3 (21.43%) XSL
5 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 3 (21.43%) Change Management
5 3 (21.43%) WebLogic
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
6 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
6 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
6 2 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (14.29%) SDLC
6 2 (14.29%) Defect Tracking
6 2 (14.29%) Adobe
6 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (14.29%) VMware
6 2 (14.29%) VMware ESX
6 2 (14.29%) Web Design
6 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
6 2 (14.29%) JUnit
6 2 (14.29%) ITIL
6 2 (14.29%) SOAP

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 3 (21.43%) WebLogic
2 2 (14.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (7.14%) JBoss
3 1 (7.14%) Liferay
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) BIG-IP
1 1 (7.14%) DHCP
1 1 (7.14%) DNS
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) LAN
1 1 (7.14%) NAS
1 1 (7.14%) SAN
1 1 (7.14%) SMS
1 1 (7.14%) VoIP
1 1 (7.14%) WAN
1 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
2 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.14%) Big Data
3 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
3 1 (7.14%) OLAP
3 1 (7.14%) OLTP
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) JUnit
1 2 (14.29%) Maven
2 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.14%) JMeter
2 1 (7.14%) Selenium
2 1 (7.14%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Banking
2 3 (21.43%) Investment Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
3 1 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) Ajax
1 4 (28.57%) CSS
1 4 (28.57%) HTML
1 4 (28.57%) XML
2 3 (21.43%) XSL
3 2 (14.29%) CSS3
3 2 (14.29%) HTML5
3 2 (14.29%) Java EE
3 2 (14.29%) JMS
3 2 (14.29%) JPA
3 2 (14.29%) jQuery
3 2 (14.29%) JSON
3 2 (14.29%) JTA
3 2 (14.29%) PhoneGap
3 2 (14.29%) REST
3 2 (14.29%) SOAP
3 2 (14.29%) Spring
3 2 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
4 1 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.14%) Credit Risk
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Data Integration
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Android
1 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Solaris
2 1 (7.14%) Unix
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Change Management
2 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
2 2 (14.29%) Defect Tracking
2 2 (14.29%) ETL
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (14.29%) SDLC
2 2 (14.29%) Software Architecture
2 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (14.29%) Static Code Analysis
2 2 (14.29%) Use Case
2 2 (14.29%) Web Design
2 2 (14.29%) Web Development
2 2 (14.29%) Workflow
3 1 (7.14%) Content Management
3 1 (7.14%) Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Presales
3 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Basel II
1 1 (7.14%) Basel III
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) VMware ESX
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) BladeLogic
1 1 (7.14%) Control-M
1 1 (7.14%) MIMEsweeper
1 1 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Adobe
2 2 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) Axway
3 1 (7.14%) BEA
3 1 (7.14%) Blue Coat
3 1 (7.14%) CA
3 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) Cognos
3 1 (7.14%) Informatica
3 1 (7.14%) Nokia
3 1 (7.14%) ServiceNow
3 1 (7.14%) Symantec