The first table below looks at the demand for the Software 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 Software Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Architect
Rank - 25 -
Contract jobs requiring a Software Architect 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London - 2.05% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 2.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £473 £450 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 -
Job Titles Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
147 139 223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 88.55% 95.21% 91.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 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 £396 £200 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
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 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
Software Architect
London

Software Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

Software Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

Software Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Software Architect Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Software Architect
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London region that cited Software 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 Software Architect in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) Documentum
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) Data Cleansing
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Camel

Software Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London region that cited Software 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 Software Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) Documentum
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP