The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Architect
Rank 393 351 377
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +26
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Architect 19 38 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.079% 0.18% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.085% 0.19% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 26 31
Average daily rate £563 £531 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +18.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £425 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £588 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £531 £468
% change year-on-year
-5.79% +13.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £54.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £55.00 -
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22398 20052 25960
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.58% 92.82% 92.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 15523 13588 16690
Average daily rate £425 £450 £448
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +0.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 404 410 583
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.31 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Applications Architect
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
City of London -13 8 £563 +18.42% 10
Docklands, London - - - -
Applications Architect
England

Applications Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 19 (26.39%) Java
2 12 (16.67%) Oracle
3 10 (13.89%) Retail
4 9 (12.50%) Banking
4 9 (12.50%) Finance
4 9 (12.50%) Windows
4 9 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 9 (12.50%) Mobile App
5 8 (11.11%) Android
5 8 (11.11%) HTML
5 8 (11.11%) SQL
5 8 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
5 8 (11.11%) Telecoms
6 7 (9.72%) Migration
6 7 (9.72%) CSS
6 7 (9.72%) ITIL
6 7 (9.72%) Liferay
6 7 (9.72%) Apple iOS
7 6 (8.33%) AppDNA
7 6 (8.33%) SAP
7 6 (8.33%) Web Services
7 6 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (8.33%) Xcode
7 6 (8.33%) Objective-C
7 6 (8.33%) Investment Banking
7 6 (8.33%) Application Packaging
7 6 (8.33%) jQuery
8 5 (6.94%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (6.94%) Back Office
8 5 (6.94%) SQL Server

Applications Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 7 (9.72%) Liferay
2 3 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.17%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.78%) Apache
3 2 (2.78%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.39%) CMS
4 1 (1.39%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.39%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) SAP SRM
1 1 (1.39%) SAP IS-U
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.56%) Internet
2 2 (2.78%) Unified Communications
2 2 (2.78%) Wireless
3 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.39%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.94%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.78%) Big Data
2 2 (2.78%) MySQL
2 2 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.39%) DB2
3 1 (1.39%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (8.33%) Xcode
2 1 (1.39%) Maven
2 1 (1.39%) Ant
2 1 (1.39%) JUnit
2 1 (1.39%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.39%) Apache Ivy
General
1 10 (13.89%) Retail
2 9 (12.50%) Banking
2 9 (12.50%) Finance
3 8 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 6 (8.33%) Investment Banking
5 5 (6.94%) Back Office
6 2 (2.78%) Front Office
6 2 (2.78%) Marketing
6 2 (2.78%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.11%) HTML
2 7 (9.72%) CSS
3 6 (8.33%) Web Services
3 6 (8.33%) Application Packaging
3 6 (8.33%) jQuery
4 5 (6.94%) .NET
4 5 (6.94%) Middleware
5 4 (5.56%) HTML5
6 2 (2.78%) REST
6 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.78%) Spring
6 2 (2.78%) JRules
6 2 (2.78%) Java EE
7 1 (1.39%) BREW
7 1 (1.39%) Ajax
7 1 (1.39%) Spring Web Flow
7 1 (1.39%) LAMP
7 1 (1.39%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.39%) MSMQ
7 1 (1.39%) J2ME
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 5 (6.94%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.56%) NHS
4 2 (2.78%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (2.78%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.39%) Blog
5 1 (1.39%) Replication
5 1 (1.39%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (1.39%) EPoS
5 1 (1.39%) Open Source
5 1 (1.39%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.50%) Windows
2 8 (11.11%) Android
3 7 (9.72%) Apple iOS
4 4 (5.56%) Linux
5 3 (4.17%) Windows 7
5 3 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.39%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (12.50%) E-Commerce
2 7 (9.72%) Migration
2 7 (9.72%) ITIL
3 6 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (6.94%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (5.56%) SOA
5 4 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (4.17%) Test Scripting
6 3 (4.17%) TOGAF
6 3 (4.17%) Business Transformation
6 3 (4.17%) Software Deployment
7 2 (2.78%) Data Migration
7 2 (2.78%) User Experience Design
7 2 (2.78%) Data Architecture
7 2 (2.78%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (2.78%) Service Delivery
7 2 (2.78%) Data Modelling
7 2 (2.78%) ETL
7 2 (2.78%) RUP
7 2 (2.78%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 19 (26.39%) Java
2 8 (11.11%) SQL
3 6 (8.33%) Objective-C
4 3 (4.17%) VBScript
4 3 (4.17%) C#
4 3 (4.17%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.78%) PHP
6 1 (1.39%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (2.78%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.78%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.78%) Degree
3 1 (1.39%) CISSP
3 1 (1.39%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 8 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (6.94%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (8.33%) AppDNA
2 1 (1.39%) MOM
2 1 (1.39%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 12 (16.67%) Oracle
2 6 (8.33%) SAP
3 5 (6.94%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.94%) Citrix
4 2 (2.78%) ILOG
4 2 (2.78%) NetApp
4 2 (2.78%) JBoss
4 2 (2.78%) ATG
5 1 (1.39%) Endeca
5 1 (1.39%) Zend
5 1 (1.39%) FatWire
5 1 (1.39%) Ab Initio
5 1 (1.39%) VMware
5 1 (1.39%) Symbian
5 1 (1.39%) Veritas
Paddington, London
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Rate: Contract £500-£650 per day - initial 6 month contract
Posted: 12 days ago