The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Docklands, London region that had Software Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architect
Rank 14 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Contract jobs requiring a Software Architect 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 3.57% 0.76% -
As % of the Job Titles category 3.85% 0.79% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £688 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £31.44 -
Software 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
52 127 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 92.86% 96.21% 96.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 104 77
Median daily rate £575 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £300 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £610 £645
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Median hourly rate £54.25 £21.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+158.30% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Software Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Docklands, London region that featured Software Architect in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, Software Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Docklands, London region featuring Software Architect in the job title.

1 7 (77.78%) XML
2 6 (66.67%) Java
3 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle
3 5 (55.56%) XSL
4 4 (44.44%) LDAP
4 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database
5 3 (33.33%) REST
5 3 (33.33%) Spring
5 3 (33.33%) Informatica
5 3 (33.33%) Web Services
5 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
6 2 (22.22%) HTML
6 2 (22.22%) PHP
6 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
6 2 (22.22%) XSD
6 2 (22.22%) Middleware
6 2 (22.22%) Data Management
6 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
6 2 (22.22%) SOA
6 2 (22.22%) HTTP
6 2 (22.22%) Maven
6 2 (22.22%) JIRA
6 2 (22.22%) Apache Flex
6 2 (22.22%) Use Case
6 2 (22.22%) Data Quality
6 2 (22.22%) Static Code Analysis
6 2 (22.22%) Java EE
6 2 (22.22%) SDLC

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (11.11%) Confluence
2 1 (11.11%) IIS
2 1 (11.11%) Liferay
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Service Bus
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) LDAP
2 2 (22.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database
2 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) JIRA
1 2 (22.22%) Maven
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) Protractor
2 1 (11.11%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) XML
2 5 (55.56%) XSL
3 3 (33.33%) REST
3 3 (33.33%) Spring
3 3 (33.33%) Web Services
4 2 (22.22%) Apache Flex
4 2 (22.22%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) Java EE
4 2 (22.22%) Middleware
4 2 (22.22%) XSD
5 1 (11.11%) .NET
5 1 (11.11%) ActiveX
5 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
5 1 (11.11%) CSS
5 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
5 1 (11.11%) J2EE
5 1 (11.11%) SOAP
5 1 (11.11%) Struts
5 1 (11.11%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 1 (11.11%) Data Conversion
1 1 (11.11%) Data Integration
1 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Data Management
1 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
1 2 (22.22%) Defect Tracking
1 2 (22.22%) Master Data Management
1 2 (22.22%) SDLC
1 2 (22.22%) SOA
1 2 (22.22%) Static Code Analysis
1 2 (22.22%) Use Case
2 1 (11.11%) Coaching
2 1 (11.11%) Data Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (11.11%) Data Governance
2 1 (11.11%) Data Transformation
2 1 (11.11%) High Availability
2 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Logical Data Model
2 1 (11.11%) Physical Data Model
2 1 (11.11%) Software Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) PHP
4 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
5 1 (11.11%) VB
5 1 (11.11%) VB6
5 1 (11.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) Informatica
3 1 (11.11%) IBM
3 1 (11.11%) Sybase