The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Applications Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 February 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Architect
England / London
Rank 376 367 378
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +11
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Architect 26 48 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.22% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.24% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 38 30
Median daily rate £633 £525 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.47% -4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £443 £399
10% offered a daily rate of more than £748 £637 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
18338 20387 20346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.81% 95.08% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 13144 14440 14336
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 247 307 340
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.29% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.92%

Applications Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Applications Architect Jobs Demand Trend in London

Applications Architect
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Applications Architect Daily Rate Trend in London

Applications Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Applications Architect across the London region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Applications Architect Daily Rate Histogram in London

Applications Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Applications Architect across the London region.

Applications Architect Hourly Rate Trend in London

Applications Architect
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Architect within the London region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chessington - 2 £413 -
City of London -8 1 - - 2
Applications Architect
England

Applications Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, Applications 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 London region featuring Applications Architect in the job title.

1 20 (42.55%) Java
2 12 (25.53%) .NET
3 11 (23.40%) Finance
4 10 (21.28%) SQL
5 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
6 8 (17.02%) IBM
6 8 (17.02%) Oracle
6 8 (17.02%) SAP
6 8 (17.02%) DevOps
7 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (14.89%) Degree
8 6 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (10.64%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (10.64%) Big Data
9 5 (10.64%) Amazon AWS
9 5 (10.64%) SaaS
9 5 (10.64%) Windows
9 5 (10.64%) Python
9 5 (10.64%) SOA
10 4 (8.51%) Data Modelling
10 4 (8.51%) Active Directory
10 4 (8.51%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (8.51%) Middleware
10 4 (8.51%) E-Commerce
10 4 (8.51%) J2EE
10 4 (8.51%) TOGAF
10 4 (8.51%) Hadoop
10 4 (8.51%) High Availability
11 3 (6.38%) NoSQL

Applications Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (6.38%) Apache
1 3 (6.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (6.38%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.26%) Apache Pig
2 2 (4.26%) CMS
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (4.26%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.26%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.13%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.13%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (2.13%) Confluence
3 1 (2.13%) JBoss
3 1 (2.13%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.13%) Mule
3 1 (2.13%) Mule ESB
3 1 (2.13%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (2.13%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.13%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (2.13%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (10.64%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (10.64%) SaaS
3 3 (6.38%) IBM Cloud
4 2 (4.26%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (4.26%) Google Drive
5 1 (2.13%) Bluemix
5 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) LDAP
1 1 (2.13%) OpenVPN
1 1 (2.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) Big Data
2 4 (8.51%) Hadoop
3 3 (6.38%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.26%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (4.26%) Apache Hive
4 2 (4.26%) CouchDB
4 2 (4.26%) Data Mining
4 2 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.26%) DB2
4 2 (4.26%) HBase
4 2 (4.26%) MarkLogic
4 2 (4.26%) OLTP
4 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (2.13%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.13%) JIRA
1 1 (2.13%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (2.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (23.40%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Banking
2 3 (6.38%) Investment Banking
2 3 (6.38%) Retail
3 2 (4.26%) Front Office
3 2 (4.26%) Legal
3 2 (4.26%) Marketing
4 1 (2.13%) Billing
4 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (25.53%) .NET
2 4 (8.51%) J2EE
2 4 (8.51%) Middleware
3 3 (6.38%) Node.js
3 3 (6.38%) REST
3 3 (6.38%) Web Services
4 2 (4.26%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (4.26%) Java EE
4 2 (4.26%) Kafka
4 2 (4.26%) XML
5 1 (2.13%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.13%) CSS
5 1 (2.13%) Electron Framework
5 1 (2.13%) HTML
5 1 (2.13%) HTML5
5 1 (2.13%) JSON
5 1 (2.13%) SOAP
5 1 (2.13%) Spring
5 1 (2.13%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.64%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (6.38%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.26%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.13%) Fintech
5 1 (2.13%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.13%) PKI
5 1 (2.13%) Taxonomies
5 1 (2.13%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.64%) Windows
2 3 (6.38%) Linux
3 2 (4.26%) Android
3 2 (4.26%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.26%) Unix
3 2 (4.26%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.13%) AIX
4 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.02%) DevOps
2 6 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (10.64%) SOA
4 4 (8.51%) Data Modelling
4 4 (8.51%) E-Commerce
4 4 (8.51%) High Availability
4 4 (8.51%) TOGAF
5 3 (6.38%) Change Control
5 3 (6.38%) Data Architecture
5 3 (6.38%) Microservices
5 3 (6.38%) Migration
5 3 (6.38%) Open Source
5 3 (6.38%) Product Management
5 3 (6.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (6.38%) UML
6 2 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.26%) CRM
6 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (4.26%) Information Security
6 2 (4.26%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 20 (42.55%) Java
2 10 (21.28%) SQL
3 5 (10.64%) Python
4 3 (6.38%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.26%) C
6 1 (2.13%) C#
6 1 (2.13%) Scala
6 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (14.89%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.51%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.26%) Docker
3 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) Ansible
2 1 (2.13%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.13%) OSSEC
2 1 (2.13%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.02%) IBM
2 8 (17.02%) Oracle
2 8 (17.02%) SAP
3 4 (8.51%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (4.26%) Adobe
4 2 (4.26%) Google
4 2 (4.26%) hybris
4 2 (4.26%) OpenText
4 2 (4.26%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (4.26%) VMware
5 1 (2.13%) Actuate
5 1 (2.13%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.13%) Axway
5 1 (2.13%) HP
5 1 (2.13%) Novell
5 1 (2.13%) Symantec
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