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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Architect
Rank 409 400 371
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -29
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Architect 22 34 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.15% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.16% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 24 43
Median daily rate £563 £525 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £685 £618 £740
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £525
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £55.00
UK excluding London median 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
20419 21560 22362
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.69% 95.11% 94.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 14600 15240 16105
Median daily rate £475 £450 £426
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 290 350 445
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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 7 December 2016.

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 7 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
City of London +3 5 £528 +14.05% 3
Chessington - 1 £400 -
Hounslow - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £600 -
Wimbledon - 1 £453 -
Applications Architect
England

Applications Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 23 (33.82%) .NET
2 15 (22.06%) SQL
2 15 (22.06%) XML
3 14 (20.59%) Oracle
3 14 (20.59%) Microsoft
3 14 (20.59%) Software Architecture
3 14 (20.59%) High Availability
4 13 (19.12%) Process Improvement
4 13 (19.12%) Performance Tuning
4 13 (19.12%) Java
5 12 (17.65%) Finance
5 12 (17.65%) SOA
6 11 (16.18%) C#
6 11 (16.18%) CRM
6 11 (16.18%) Migration
7 10 (14.71%) IBM
7 10 (14.71%) Data Mining
8 9 (13.24%) ERP
8 9 (13.24%) CSS
8 9 (13.24%) C++
8 9 (13.24%) HTML
8 9 (13.24%) HTML5
9 8 (11.76%) Parallel Processing
9 8 (11.76%) Natural Language Processing
9 8 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
9 8 (11.76%) Time Management
9 8 (11.76%) SC Cleared
9 8 (11.76%) Security Cleared
9 8 (11.76%) DevOps
9 8 (11.76%) Information Retrieval

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 5 (7.35%) CMS
2 3 (4.41%) Drupal
2 3 (4.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (4.41%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.94%) Apache Pig
3 2 (2.94%) Office Communications Server
3 2 (2.94%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.47%) Apache
4 1 (1.47%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.47%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.47%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.47%) Mule
4 1 (1.47%) Mule ESB
4 1 (1.47%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.47%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.47%) Eloqua
2 1 (1.47%) Maximo
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.47%) SAP hybris
2 1 (1.47%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.41%) IBM Cloud
3 2 (2.94%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (2.94%) Google Drive
3 2 (2.94%) SaaS
4 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.47%) Bluemix
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.76%) LAN
1 8 (11.76%) WAN
2 2 (2.94%) Firewall
3 1 (1.47%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.71%) Data Mining
2 6 (8.82%) NoSQL
3 5 (7.35%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.41%) Big Data
4 3 (4.41%) MarkLogic
4 3 (4.41%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.94%) Apache Hive
5 2 (2.94%) CouchDB
5 2 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.94%) DB2
5 2 (2.94%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.94%) HBase
5 2 (2.94%) OLTP
6 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.47%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (1.47%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.47%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.47%) JIRA
1 1 (1.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (17.65%) Finance
2 4 (5.88%) Banking
2 4 (5.88%) Publishing
3 2 (2.94%) Investment Banking
3 2 (2.94%) Legal
3 2 (2.94%) Marketing
4 1 (1.47%) Billing
4 1 (1.47%) Front Office
4 1 (1.47%) Retail
4 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (33.82%) .NET
2 15 (22.06%) XML
3 9 (13.24%) CSS
3 9 (13.24%) HTML
3 9 (13.24%) HTML5
4 8 (11.76%) Natural Language Processing
4 8 (11.76%) XSLT
5 6 (8.82%) JSON
6 5 (7.35%) JSON Schema
7 2 (2.94%) J2EE
7 2 (2.94%) Java EE
7 2 (2.94%) Middleware
7 2 (2.94%) REST
8 1 (1.47%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.47%) Akka
8 1 (1.47%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.47%) SOAP
8 1 (1.47%) Web Services
8 1 (1.47%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.29%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (7.35%) Reference Data
3 4 (5.88%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.41%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.94%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.47%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.47%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.47%) Statistics
6 1 (1.47%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.82%) Windows
2 4 (5.88%) Linux
2 4 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (4.41%) Unix
4 2 (2.94%) AIX
4 2 (2.94%) Android
4 2 (2.94%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.94%) SUSE
5 1 (1.47%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.59%) High Availability
1 14 (20.59%) Software Architecture
2 13 (19.12%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (19.12%) Process Improvement
3 12 (17.65%) SOA
4 11 (16.18%) CRM
4 11 (16.18%) Migration
5 9 (13.24%) ERP
6 8 (11.76%) Change Management
6 8 (11.76%) DevOps
6 8 (11.76%) Information Retrieval
6 8 (11.76%) Network Design
6 8 (11.76%) Parallel Processing
6 8 (11.76%) Project Planning
6 8 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
6 8 (11.76%) Time Management
6 8 (11.76%) Web Design
7 7 (10.29%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (10.29%) Data Protection
8 5 (7.35%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 15 (22.06%) SQL
2 13 (19.12%) Java
3 11 (16.18%) C#
4 9 (13.24%) C++
5 8 (11.76%) PHP
6 2 (2.94%) Python
7 1 (1.47%) C
7 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.47%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (11.76%) SC Cleared
1 8 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.82%) Degree
3 1 (1.47%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.47%) CISA
3 1 (1.47%) CISM
3 1 (1.47%) CISSP
System Software
1 8 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.94%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.47%) Nagios
2 1 (1.47%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 14 (20.59%) Microsoft
1 14 (20.59%) Oracle
2 10 (14.71%) IBM
3 7 (10.29%) SAP
4 5 (7.35%) Informatica
4 5 (7.35%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (4.41%) Adobe
5 3 (4.41%) OpenText
6 2 (2.94%) Google
6 2 (2.94%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (2.94%) Symantec
6 2 (2.94%) VMware
7 1 (1.47%) Actuate
7 1 (1.47%) HP
7 1 (1.47%) hybris
7 1 (1.47%) Novell
7 1 (1.47%) Temenos