The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Applications Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Architect
Rank 376 384 381
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Architect 30 22 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.093% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.10% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 18 23
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£453 £500 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.50% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £445 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £683 £690
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £540 £456
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +18.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Applications Architect
England

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
21700 21898 22436
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.19% 92.85% 92.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 15234 15017 15286
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 347 401 462
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Applications Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

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 30 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Architect within the London region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -4 9 £416 -34.70% 2
Applications Architect
England

Applications Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Applications 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 Applications Architect in their job title.

1 18 (29.51%) TOGAF
2 15 (24.59%) Oracle
3 14 (22.95%) Java
3 14 (22.95%) PRINCE2
3 14 (22.95%) Microsoft
4 12 (19.67%) .NET
4 12 (19.67%) SQL Server
5 11 (18.03%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (16.39%) SOA
6 10 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (16.39%) Workflow
6 10 (16.39%) CMS
7 9 (14.75%) Finance
7 9 (14.75%) Change Management
7 9 (14.75%) Enterprise Architecture
7 9 (14.75%) Technical Architecture
7 9 (14.75%) Intranet
8 8 (13.11%) Internet
8 8 (13.11%) Extranet
8 8 (13.11%) SharePoint
8 8 (13.11%) Content Management
9 7 (11.48%) Law
9 7 (11.48%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (11.48%) SaaS
9 7 (11.48%) Portfolio Management
10 6 (9.84%) SDLC
10 6 (9.84%) Legal
10 6 (9.84%) Validation
10 6 (9.84%) Business Analysis
10 6 (9.84%) ITIL

Applications Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Applications 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 Applications Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (16.39%) CMS
2 8 (13.11%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.92%) IIS
4 2 (3.28%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.28%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (3.28%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.64%) WorkSite
5 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.64%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.64%) Lync
5 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.64%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.64%) JBoss
5 1 (1.64%) Apache
5 1 (1.64%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.64%) SAS
5 1 (1.64%) CICS
Applications
1 4 (6.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.28%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.64%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (4.92%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.48%) SaaS
2 5 (8.20%) PaaS
3 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.75%) Intranet
2 8 (13.11%) Internet
2 8 (13.11%) Extranet
3 1 (1.64%) PPTP
3 1 (1.64%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.64%) DHCP
3 1 (1.64%) HTTP
3 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.64%) VPN
3 1 (1.64%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.56%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.92%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.92%) MySQL
3 3 (4.92%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.64%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.64%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.64%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.64%) Big Data
5 1 (1.64%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.64%) DB2
5 1 (1.64%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.64%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.64%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (14.75%) Finance
2 7 (11.48%) Law
3 6 (9.84%) Legal
4 5 (8.20%) Banking
5 3 (4.92%) Retail
5 3 (4.92%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.64%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.64%) Marketing
6 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (19.67%) .NET
2 3 (4.92%) J2EE
2 3 (4.92%) Middleware
2 3 (4.92%) Web Services
2 3 (4.92%) XML
2 3 (4.92%) Application Packaging
2 3 (4.92%) jQuery
2 3 (4.92%) HTML
3 2 (3.28%) SAP PI
3 2 (3.28%) HTML5
3 2 (3.28%) Ajax
3 2 (3.28%) JSP
3 2 (3.28%) SOAP
4 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.64%) NHibernate
4 1 (1.64%) jBPM
4 1 (1.64%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.64%) Java EE
4 1 (1.64%) JSON
4 1 (1.64%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.03%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.92%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.28%) Freedom of Information
3 2 (3.28%) PKI
3 2 (3.28%) iPad
3 2 (3.28%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.28%) Mainframe
3 2 (3.28%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.64%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.64%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.64%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.64%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.64%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.92%) Windows
1 3 (4.92%) Android
2 2 (3.28%) UNIX
2 2 (3.28%) Linux
3 1 (1.64%) Solaris
3 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (29.51%) TOGAF
2 14 (22.95%) PRINCE2
3 10 (16.39%) SOA
3 10 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (16.39%) Workflow
4 9 (14.75%) Change Management
4 9 (14.75%) Enterprise Architecture
4 9 (14.75%) Technical Architecture
5 8 (13.11%) Content Management
6 7 (11.48%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (11.48%) Portfolio Management
7 6 (9.84%) Business Analysis
7 6 (9.84%) ITIL
7 6 (9.84%) Validation
7 6 (9.84%) CRM
7 6 (9.84%) SDLC
8 5 (8.20%) Migration
8 5 (8.20%) MVC
8 5 (8.20%) Market Research
9 4 (6.56%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (22.95%) Java
2 6 (9.84%) JavaScript
2 6 (9.84%) SQL
3 4 (6.56%) C#
4 2 (3.28%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.64%) C
5 1 (1.64%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (8.20%) ITIL Certification
1 5 (8.20%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.92%) Degree
2 3 (4.92%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.64%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.92%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.28%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) SCCM
1 2 (3.28%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (24.59%) Oracle
2 14 (22.95%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.92%) Sun
3 3 (4.92%) Citrix
4 2 (3.28%) BMC
4 2 (3.28%) Metastorm
4 2 (3.28%) SAP
4 2 (3.28%) Nintex
5 1 (1.64%) IBM
5 1 (1.64%) Perforce
5 1 (1.64%) Lagan
5 1 (1.64%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.64%) Xamarin
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