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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Architect
Rank 365 378 361
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -17
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Architect 43 37 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.17% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.18% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 30 34
Average daily rate £525 £550 £483
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +13.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £445 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £568
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £488 £525
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 - -
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
20052 20041 20862
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.68% 94.50% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 14187 14178 14151
Average daily rate £450 £450 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 309 344 401
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.70 £37.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 12 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Architect within the London region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +26 2 £600 -2.04% 2
Bromley - 2 £538 -
Hammersmith - 1 £575 -
Applications Architect
England

Applications Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 21 (33.87%) Java
2 19 (30.65%) Finance
2 19 (30.65%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (25.81%) TOGAF
4 12 (19.35%) SQL
5 11 (17.74%) Migration
5 11 (17.74%) SDLC
6 10 (16.13%) Relational Database
6 10 (16.13%) Web Services
7 9 (14.52%) Ajax
7 9 (14.52%) Technical Architecture
7 9 (14.52%) Open Source
8 8 (12.90%) High Availability
8 8 (12.90%) CRM
8 8 (12.90%) Oracle
9 7 (11.29%) E-Commerce
9 7 (11.29%) Data Modelling
9 7 (11.29%) Cryptography
9 7 (11.29%) Banking
10 6 (9.68%) Data Centre
10 6 (9.68%) Retail
10 6 (9.68%) MVC
10 6 (9.68%) Degree
10 6 (9.68%) Enterprise Architecture
10 6 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (8.06%) SOA
11 5 (8.06%) IBM
11 5 (8.06%) OO
11 5 (8.06%) MySQL
11 5 (8.06%) JavaScript

Applications Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 2 (3.23%) SAS
2 1 (1.61%) Node.js
2 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.61%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.61%) MS Office
1 1 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 1 (1.61%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) GitHub
1 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.13%) Relational Database
2 6 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (8.06%) MySQL
3 5 (8.06%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (6.45%) SQL Server
4 4 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.23%) Apache Hive
5 2 (3.23%) Base SAS
5 2 (3.23%) Big Data
5 2 (3.23%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 2 (3.23%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.23%) SAS EBI
5 2 (3.23%) Star Schema
6 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Jenkins
1 2 (3.23%) Maven
2 1 (1.61%) Ant
2 1 (1.61%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.61%) ERwin
2 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.61%) JMeter
2 1 (1.61%) JUnit
2 1 (1.61%) Selenium
2 1 (1.61%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.61%) Subversion
2 1 (1.61%) TeamCity
General
1 19 (30.65%) Finance
2 7 (11.29%) Banking
3 6 (9.68%) Retail
4 5 (8.06%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.61%) International Banking
5 1 (1.61%) Marketing
5 1 (1.61%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.13%) Web Services
2 9 (14.52%) Ajax
3 4 (6.45%) CSS
3 4 (6.45%) HTML
3 4 (6.45%) Java EE
3 4 (6.45%) Spring
4 3 (4.84%) .NET
4 3 (4.84%) Hibernate
4 3 (4.84%) Middleware
4 3 (4.84%) REST
4 3 (4.84%) XML
4 3 (4.84%) XSL
5 2 (3.23%) AngularJS
5 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (3.23%) GWT
5 2 (3.23%) HTML5
5 2 (3.23%) JSF
5 2 (3.23%) JSON
5 2 (3.23%) Spring MVC
5 2 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.29%) Cryptography
2 6 (9.68%) Data Centre
3 5 (8.06%) Data Integration
3 5 (8.06%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.45%) CESG
4 4 (6.45%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.23%) Mainframe
5 2 (3.23%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.23%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.45%) Windows
2 3 (4.84%) Linux
3 2 (3.23%) Android
3 2 (3.23%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (30.65%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (25.81%) TOGAF
3 11 (17.74%) Migration
3 11 (17.74%) SDLC
4 9 (14.52%) Open Source
4 9 (14.52%) Technical Architecture
5 8 (12.90%) CRM
5 8 (12.90%) High Availability
6 7 (11.29%) Data Modelling
6 7 (11.29%) E-Commerce
7 6 (9.68%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (9.68%) MVC
8 5 (8.06%) Analytics
8 5 (8.06%) Business Analytics
8 5 (8.06%) Information Management
8 5 (8.06%) OO
8 5 (8.06%) SOA
9 4 (6.45%) Kimball Methodology
9 4 (6.45%) SABSA
9 4 (6.45%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 21 (33.87%) Java
2 12 (19.35%) SQL
3 5 (8.06%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.23%) VB
5 1 (1.61%) PHP
5 1 (1.61%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.61%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (9.68%) Degree
2 4 (6.45%) ISACA
2 4 (6.45%) SANS
3 2 (3.23%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.61%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) Ansible
1 1 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.61%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (12.90%) Oracle
2 5 (8.06%) IBM
3 4 (6.45%) Cognos
3 4 (6.45%) Google
3 4 (6.45%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.45%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.23%) Informatica
4 2 (3.23%) Siebel
4 2 (3.23%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.61%) Calypso
5 1 (1.61%) Casewise
5 1 (1.61%) DataSynapse
5 1 (1.61%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.61%) Murex
5 1 (1.61%) Pega
5 1 (1.61%) Perforce
5 1 (1.61%) SAP
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