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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 13 11 13
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 10 23 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 10.10% 11.00% 8.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.75% 11.73% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 18 4
Average daily rate
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£555 £600 £538
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +11.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £514 £417
10% offered a daily rate of more than £597 £674 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £54.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £44.25 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-13.55% -6.84%
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
93 196 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 93.94% 93.78% 93.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 158 69
Average daily rate £550 £525 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £390 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £639 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Average hourly rate £54.25 £21.00 £54.30
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+158.30% -61.32%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015, 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 (42.11%) Java
2 7 (36.84%) Oracle
2 7 (36.84%) Banking
2 7 (36.84%) Investment Banking
3 5 (26.32%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (26.32%) Market Risk
3 5 (26.32%) UML
4 4 (21.05%) C++
4 4 (21.05%) .NET
4 4 (21.05%) Stress Testing
4 4 (21.05%) Linux
5 3 (15.79%) Spring
5 3 (15.79%) Hadoop
5 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (15.79%) Tableau
5 3 (15.79%) Big Data
5 3 (15.79%) SQL
5 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
5 3 (15.79%) SOAP
5 3 (15.79%) Web Services
5 3 (15.79%) XML
5 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database
6 2 (10.53%) User Experience
6 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (10.53%) XSD
6 2 (10.53%) XSL
6 2 (10.53%) SAP
6 2 (10.53%) UNIX
6 2 (10.53%) Windows
6 2 (10.53%) Solaris

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 2 (10.53%) SAS
1 2 (10.53%) WebLogic
1 2 (10.53%) Mule
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (5.26%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) SPSS
2 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) LAN
1 2 (10.53%) VoIP
1 2 (10.53%) WAN
1 2 (10.53%) Firewall
1 2 (10.53%) Wireless
1 2 (10.53%) SAN
1 2 (10.53%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) Hadoop
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (15.79%) Big Data
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database
2 2 (10.53%) QlikView
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (5.26%) Apache Hive
3 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (5.26%) Mahout
3 1 (5.26%) MarkLogic
3 1 (5.26%) Couchbase
3 1 (5.26%) Sqoop
3 1 (5.26%) HBase
3 1 (5.26%) Riak
3 1 (5.26%) DB2
3 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) JUnit
1 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
1 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
1 2 (10.53%) Maven
2 1 (5.26%) ERwin
General
1 7 (36.84%) Banking
1 7 (36.84%) Investment Banking
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (5.26%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) .NET
2 3 (15.79%) Spring
2 3 (15.79%) SOAP
2 3 (15.79%) Web Services
2 3 (15.79%) XML
3 2 (10.53%) XSD
3 2 (10.53%) XSL
3 2 (10.53%) XML Messaging
3 2 (10.53%) JMS
3 2 (10.53%) Middleware
3 2 (10.53%) Apache Camel
3 2 (10.53%) REST
3 2 (10.53%) JPA
3 2 (10.53%) JTA
3 2 (10.53%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (10.53%) Java EE
4 1 (5.26%) JSON
4 1 (5.26%) HTML5
4 1 (5.26%) FpML
4 1 (5.26%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Market Risk
2 2 (10.53%) User Experience
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Visualisation
3 1 (5.26%) Pharmacovigilance
3 1 (5.26%) Credit Risk
3 1 (5.26%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) UNIX
2 2 (10.53%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Solaris
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Technical Architecture
1 5 (26.32%) UML
2 4 (21.05%) Stress Testing
3 2 (10.53%) Migration
3 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (10.53%) Capacity Management
3 2 (10.53%) Data Architecture
3 2 (10.53%) Cash Management
3 2 (10.53%) TOGAF
3 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.26%) Use Case
4 1 (5.26%) BPMN
4 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Data Management
4 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) AOP
4 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Modelling
4 1 (5.26%) MapReduce
4 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) Java
2 4 (21.05%) C++
3 3 (15.79%) SQL
4 2 (10.53%) C
4 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
5 1 (5.26%) XPath
5 1 (5.26%) XQuery
5 1 (5.26%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Basel III
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (5.26%) Apache Flume
1 1 (5.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Control-M
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (10.53%) BladeLogic
2 1 (5.26%) Ambari
2 1 (5.26%) Oozie
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) Tableau
3 2 (10.53%) SAP
3 2 (10.53%) Nortel
3 2 (10.53%) Avaya
3 2 (10.53%) CA
3 2 (10.53%) Nokia
3 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco
3 2 (10.53%) Symantec
3 2 (10.53%) Atomikos
3 2 (10.53%) Blue Coat
3 2 (10.53%) Axway
4 1 (5.26%) Netezza
4 1 (5.26%) MapR
4 1 (5.26%) Hortonworks
4 1 (5.26%) Teradata
4 1 (5.26%) Business Objects
4 1 (5.26%) Sybase