The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Architect
England / London
Rank 15 19 25
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 1554 1665 1329
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.13% 7.76% 6.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.57% 8.17% 6.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1045 1109 901
Median daily rate £575 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £430 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £675 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 3
Median hourly rate £65.00 £75.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.90% +115.70%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £52.63 £49.50
% change year-on-year
-19.23% +6.31%

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
18124 20377 20176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.81% 95.02% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 12990 14443 14183
Median daily rate £475 £450 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 244 307 337
Median hourly rate £23.00 £16.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.39% -13.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £51.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.52%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in London

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in London

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the London region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in London

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in London

Architect
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the London region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Architect Hourly Rate Histogram in London

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 Architect within the London region over the 3 months to 26 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
City of London +7 202 £600 +9.09% 59
Croydon -6 17 £525 +2.94%
Canary Wharf -3 16 £613 +8.88%
Heathrow +2 9 £360 -36.00%
West End +5 8 £500 -17.01% 4
Westminster +6 6 £600 +19.40%
Docklands, London -3 6 £600 +19.64%
Uxbridge +9 4 £459 +22.33% 1
Hayes +1 4 £450 -19.64%
Bromley +5 2 £600 -11.11%
Brentford - 2 £450 - 1
Feltham +3 1 £505 +1.00%
Hounslow -3 1 - -
Chessington -3 1 £425 -
Paddington - 1 £513 -
Architect
England

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 Architect in the job title.

1 747 (22.22%) Finance
2 717 (21.33%) Agile Software Development
3 487 (14.49%) Java
4 456 (13.56%) Microsoft
5 427 (12.70%) TOGAF
6 422 (12.55%) Oracle
7 421 (12.52%) Banking
8 419 (12.46%) Microsoft Azure
9 407 (12.11%) Amazon AWS
10 396 (11.78%) SQL
11 381 (11.33%) Data Modelling
12 346 (10.29%) Security Cleared
13 291 (8.66%) SQL Server
14 288 (8.57%) Migration
15 281 (8.36%) Windows
16 275 (8.18%) SC Cleared
17 273 (8.12%) Stakeholder Management
18 269 (8.00%) Big Data
19 266 (7.91%) DevOps
20 262 (7.79%) Business Intelligence
21 245 (7.29%) Data Architecture
22 243 (7.23%) Enterprise Architecture
22 243 (7.23%) Web Services
23 238 (7.08%) SOA
24 233 (6.93%) .NET
25 217 (6.45%) Hadoop
26 216 (6.42%) REST
27 213 (6.34%) VMware
28 207 (6.16%) Retail
29 201 (5.98%) Linux

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
1 122 (3.63%) SharePoint
2 114 (3.39%) Apache
3 84 (2.50%) Apache Spark
4 77 (2.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 72 (2.14%) CMS
6 68 (2.02%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 67 (1.99%) Skype for Business
8 58 (1.73%) WebSphere
9 53 (1.58%) BizTalk Server
10 50 (1.49%) JBoss
11 49 (1.46%) Cloud Foundry
11 49 (1.46%) Confluence
12 44 (1.31%) Tomcat
13 42 (1.25%) MS Exchange
14 36 (1.07%) Elasticsearch
14 36 (1.07%) IIS
15 33 (0.98%) WebLogic
16 27 (0.80%) Apache Pig
17 26 (0.77%) OpenStack
18 21 (0.62%) Anypoint
Applications
1 143 (4.25%) MS Excel
2 33 (0.98%) MS Office
3 32 (0.95%) MS Visio
4 24 (0.71%) MS Project
5 6 (0.18%) OmniGraffle
6 5 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.089%) GNU Octave
7 3 (0.089%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.059%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.059%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (0.059%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.059%) SPSS
9 1 (0.030%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.030%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.030%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 79 (2.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
3 12 (0.36%) Oracle Retail
4 11 (0.33%) SAP Hybris
4 11 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 10 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
5 10 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
5 10 (0.30%) Payment Gateway
5 10 (0.30%) SAP HCM
5 10 (0.30%) SAP HR
6 8 (0.24%) Magento
6 8 (0.24%) Temenos T24
7 7 (0.21%) SAP CO
7 7 (0.21%) SAP FI
7 7 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
8 6 (0.18%) NetSuite
8 6 (0.18%) SAP Travel Management
9 5 (0.15%) Maximo
9 5 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
9 5 (0.15%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 419 (12.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 407 (12.11%) Amazon AWS
3 169 (5.03%) Office 365
4 156 (4.64%) PaaS
5 144 (4.28%) IaaS
6 110 (3.27%) SaaS
7 43 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
8 34 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
8 34 (1.01%) Azure Active Directory
9 28 (0.83%) AWS CloudFormation
10 27 (0.80%) Amazon S3
10 27 (0.80%) OpenShift
11 26 (0.77%) GitHub
12 24 (0.71%) Yammer
13 23 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
14 20 (0.59%) IBM Cloud
15 16 (0.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 15 (0.45%) SuccessFactors
17 12 (0.36%) Amazon ELB
17 12 (0.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 169 (5.03%) Firewall
2 142 (4.22%) WAN
3 128 (3.81%) VPN
4 100 (2.97%) LAN
5 98 (2.91%) DNS
6 88 (2.62%) Internet
7 80 (2.38%) Network Security
8 62 (1.84%) HTTP
9 52 (1.55%) LDAP
10 47 (1.40%) Skype
11 46 (1.37%) DHCP
11 46 (1.37%) MPLS
12 44 (1.31%) TCP/IP
13 39 (1.16%) SAN
14 33 (0.98%) Wireless
15 32 (0.95%) Unified Communications
16 29 (0.86%) DMZ
17 24 (0.71%) VoIP
18 23 (0.68%) SNMP
19 22 (0.65%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 291 (8.66%) SQL Server
2 269 (8.00%) Big Data
3 217 (6.45%) Hadoop
4 182 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
5 132 (3.93%) NoSQL
6 94 (2.80%) MongoDB
7 79 (2.35%) Relational Database
8 71 (2.11%) Apache Hive
9 62 (1.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 61 (1.81%) Oracle Database
11 59 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
12 57 (1.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 53 (1.58%) PostgreSQL
13 53 (1.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 50 (1.49%) HBase
15 47 (1.40%) QlikView
16 41 (1.22%) MySQL
17 38 (1.13%) BusinessObjects
18 31 (0.92%) Power BI
18 31 (0.92%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 94 (2.80%) Jenkins
2 92 (2.74%) JIRA
3 60 (1.78%) Git (software)
4 33 (0.98%) Maven
5 32 (0.95%) ERwin
6 31 (0.92%) Bitbucket
7 28 (0.83%) Talend Open Studio
8 18 (0.54%) Axure RP
8 18 (0.54%) Visual Studio
9 16 (0.48%) Eclipse
10 14 (0.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 14 (0.42%) PowerDesigner
11 13 (0.39%) Oracle Forms
12 12 (0.36%) Ant
12 12 (0.36%) Selenium
12 12 (0.36%) SonarQube
12 12 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
13 8 (0.24%) Hudson
14 7 (0.21%) Grunt
14 7 (0.21%) Subversion
General
1 747 (22.22%) Finance
2 421 (12.52%) Banking
3 207 (6.16%) Retail
4 102 (3.03%) Marketing
5 97 (2.89%) Investment Banking
6 70 (2.08%) Telecoms
7 57 (1.70%) Legal
8 41 (1.22%) Advertising
9 38 (1.13%) Law
10 37 (1.10%) Back Office
11 27 (0.80%) Financial Institution
12 26 (0.77%) Publishing
13 25 (0.74%) Billing
14 22 (0.65%) Manufacturing
15 21 (0.62%) Front Office
16 17 (0.51%) Games
17 14 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
17 14 (0.42%) Retail Banking
18 11 (0.33%) Electronics
19 7 (0.21%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 243 (7.23%) Web Services
2 233 (6.93%) .NET
3 216 (6.42%) REST
4 164 (4.88%) XML
5 153 (4.55%) HTML
6 139 (4.13%) SOAP
7 135 (4.02%) Middleware
8 125 (3.72%) CSS
9 121 (3.60%) Spring
10 119 (3.54%) JSON
11 97 (2.89%) AngularJS
12 93 (2.77%) J2EE
13 75 (2.23%) Node.js
13 75 (2.23%) RESTful
14 69 (2.05%) HTML5
15 68 (2.02%) Kafka
16 61 (1.81%) jQuery
17 55 (1.64%) ASP.NET
18 51 (1.52%) Hibernate
19 47 (1.40%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 174 (5.18%) Analytical Skills
2 150 (4.46%) Data Centre
3 121 (3.60%) User Experience
4 104 (3.09%) Management Information System
5 87 (2.59%) Computer Science
6 68 (2.02%) PKI
7 62 (1.84%) Mobile App
8 59 (1.75%) Hybrid Cloud
9 52 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
10 51 (1.52%) Data Structures
11 48 (1.43%) Public Cloud
11 48 (1.43%) Reference Data
12 34 (1.01%) SWIFT
13 32 (0.95%) Fintech
14 31 (0.92%) Replication
15 29 (0.86%) Market Risk
16 28 (0.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 26 (0.77%) Video Conferencing
18 25 (0.74%) Credit Risk
18 25 (0.74%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 281 (8.36%) Windows
2 201 (5.98%) Linux
3 121 (3.60%) Unix
4 74 (2.20%) Windows Server
5 39 (1.16%) Windows 10
5 39 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 31 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 28 (0.83%) Android
8 25 (0.74%) Solaris
9 21 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 20 (0.59%) Apple iOS
10 20 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
11 16 (0.48%) AIX
12 8 (0.24%) Windows 7
13 7 (0.21%) Ubuntu
14 6 (0.18%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.059%) CentOS
15 2 (0.059%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.059%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.059%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 717 (21.33%) Agile Software Development
2 427 (12.70%) TOGAF
3 381 (11.33%) Data Modelling
4 288 (8.57%) Migration
5 273 (8.12%) Stakeholder Management
6 266 (7.91%) DevOps
7 262 (7.79%) Business Intelligence
8 245 (7.29%) Data Architecture
9 243 (7.23%) Enterprise Architecture
10 238 (7.08%) SOA
11 194 (5.77%) E-Commerce
12 182 (5.41%) Scrum
13 172 (5.12%) Open Source
14 168 (5.00%) CRM
15 167 (4.97%) ETL
15 167 (4.97%) Technical Architecture
16 166 (4.94%) Analytics
17 155 (4.61%) ITIL
18 134 (3.99%) Data Integration
19 131 (3.90%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 487 (14.49%) Java
2 396 (11.78%) SQL
3 195 (5.80%) JavaScript
4 120 (3.57%) Python
5 114 (3.39%) C#
6 84 (2.50%) C
7 48 (1.43%) Scala
8 46 (1.37%) PowerShell
8 46 (1.37%) Ruby
9 44 (1.31%) C++
10 41 (1.22%) R
11 37 (1.10%) Perl
12 32 (0.95%) T-SQL
13 31 (0.92%) PL/SQL
14 26 (0.77%) Bash Shell
15 25 (0.74%) PHP
16 16 (0.48%) ActionScript
16 16 (0.48%) Shell Script
17 14 (0.42%) TypeScript
18 12 (0.36%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 346 (10.29%) Security Cleared
2 275 (8.18%) SC Cleared
3 136 (4.05%) Degree
4 91 (2.71%) Cisco Certification
5 61 (1.81%) CCIE
6 54 (1.61%) CISSP
7 46 (1.37%) DV Cleared
8 41 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
9 37 (1.10%) CCNP
10 29 (0.86%) PMP
11 23 (0.68%) CISM
11 23 (0.68%) MCSE
12 22 (0.65%) CLAS
12 22 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
13 21 (0.62%) CCNA
14 18 (0.54%) BPSS Clearance
15 17 (0.51%) AWS Certification
15 17 (0.51%) ISEB
16 12 (0.36%) CRISC
16 12 (0.36%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (2.53%) QA
2 76 (2.26%) Data Quality
3 39 (1.16%) MiFID
4 28 (0.83%) PCI DSS
5 26 (0.77%) Disclosure Scotland
6 24 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 20 (0.59%) SEPA
8 19 (0.57%) FATCA
9 18 (0.54%) COBIT
10 15 (0.45%) ISO20022
11 14 (0.42%) SLA
12 11 (0.33%) IFRS
13 7 (0.21%) IFRS 9
14 6 (0.18%) EMIR
15 5 (0.15%) Dublin Core
15 5 (0.15%) Government Security Classifications
15 5 (0.15%) JSP 440
15 5 (0.15%) PMO
15 5 (0.15%) RMADS
15 5 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 167 (4.97%) Active Directory
2 104 (3.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 97 (2.89%) Docker
4 52 (1.55%) Hyper-V
5 27 (0.80%) Apache Flume
6 26 (0.77%) vCloud
7 24 (0.71%) XenApp
8 21 (0.62%) Virtual Machines
8 21 (0.62%) vSphere
9 16 (0.48%) Oracle RAC
10 15 (0.45%) VMware ESX
11 14 (0.42%) HDFS
12 12 (0.36%) KVM
12 12 (0.36%) NFS
13 11 (0.33%) SRDF
14 10 (0.30%) Xen
15 7 (0.21%) Terminal Services
16 6 (0.18%) XenDesktop
17 5 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
17 5 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 87 (2.59%) Puppet
2 77 (2.29%) Ansible
3 56 (1.67%) SCCM
4 48 (1.43%) Kubernetes
5 45 (1.34%) Terraform
6 41 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
7 35 (1.04%) SCOM
8 29 (0.86%) Microsoft Intune
9 28 (0.83%) MOM
10 20 (0.59%) ZABBIX
11 18 (0.54%) Packer
11 18 (0.54%) Rsyslog
12 17 (0.51%) Consul
12 17 (0.51%) yum
13 13 (0.39%) Nagios
14 12 (0.36%) Cisco CUCM
14 12 (0.36%) Oozie
14 12 (0.36%) vRealize
15 11 (0.33%) CA Single Sign-On
16 10 (0.30%) Kibana
Vendors
1 456 (13.56%) Microsoft
2 422 (12.55%) Oracle
3 213 (6.34%) VMware
4 186 (5.53%) Cisco
5 179 (5.32%) SAP
6 158 (4.70%) IBM
7 117 (3.48%) Salesforce.com
8 96 (2.86%) Citrix
9 84 (2.50%) Adobe
10 74 (2.20%) MuleSoft
11 56 (1.67%) Tableau
12 50 (1.49%) Splunk
13 49 (1.46%) Atlassian
14 48 (1.43%) Informatica
15 46 (1.37%) Google
16 41 (1.22%) CheckPoint
17 40 (1.19%) CA
18 39 (1.16%) HP
18 39 (1.16%) hybris
19 35 (1.04%) Hortonworks
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
London
IntaPeople
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Ebury
Rate: £550.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
onezeero.
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Cititec
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
LA International
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Acumin
Rate: From £650 to £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £650 - £700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
IQ Public Sector
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
IT Retail People Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Market Rate, Great Client, Exciting Programme
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
CPS Group UK
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Salt
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Pearson Frank
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Mason Frank International
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Eaglecliff
Rate: From £550 to £680 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Modis International Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Randstad Strategic Accounts
Rate: £400 - £430 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
4 Pentonville Road - London
Ticketmaster
Rate: Day Rate Contract
Posted: 13 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London, UK
Citrus Global Ltd
Rate: £650 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
Cadence Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Contingency Team
Posted: 19 days ago