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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Architect
London / Docklands, London
Rank 16 10 18
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Software Architect 2 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 3.51% 6.67% 2.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.77% 7.27% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Median daily rate £483 £439 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.90% +14.77%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £538 £513
% change year-on-year
-25.58% +4.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £55.00

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
53 55 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 92.98% 91.67% 95.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 33 64
Median daily rate £550 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £250 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £693 £600 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £43.41
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.86%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Architect across the Docklands, London region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Software Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

Software Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) SOA
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) LDAP
2 3 (75.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Logical Data Model
3 2 (50.00%) Physical Data Model
3 2 (50.00%) Spring
3 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Confluence
3 2 (50.00%) REST
3 2 (50.00%) Coaching
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) Microservices
4 1 (25.00%) Static Code Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) Liferay
4 1 (25.00%) Open Source
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (25.00%) Node.js
4 1 (25.00%) ISTQB

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 (75.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (50.00%) Confluence
3 1 (25.00%) Apache
3 1 (25.00%) Liferay
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Bitbucket
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) Spring
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) JMS
3 1 (25.00%) Kafka
3 1 (25.00%) Node.js
3 1 (25.00%) Struts
3 1 (25.00%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) SOA
2 3 (75.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Coaching
3 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Logical Data Model
3 2 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (50.00%) Physical Data Model
4 1 (25.00%) API Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Case Management
4 1 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (25.00%) DevOps
4 1 (25.00%) Microservices
4 1 (25.00%) Open Source
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) Static Code Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Sybase