The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Chief Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Chief Architect
Rank 424 411 415
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Chief Architect 8 22 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.036% 0.093% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.098% 0.032%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 18 4
Median daily rate £825 £863 £775
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.37% +11.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £800 £705 £698
10% offered a daily rate of more than £950 £900 £853
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £800 -
% change year-on-year
-34.37% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Chief 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
21060 22365 21816
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 95.04% 94.77% 95.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 15089 15697 14981
Median daily rate £455 £445 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.24% +4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 374 411
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.78 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.17 £40.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

Chief Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Chief Architect Jobs Demand Trend in London

Chief Architect
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Chief Architect Daily Rate Trend in London

Chief Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Chief Architect across the London region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Chief Architect Daily Rate Histogram in London

Chief Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, Chief 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 Chief Architect in the job title.

1 6 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (27.78%) TOGAF
3 4 (22.22%) Programme Management
4 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (11.11%) Middleware
5 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.11%) Java
5 2 (11.11%) EAI
5 2 (11.11%) Finance
5 2 (11.11%) Data Management
5 2 (11.11%) Data Quality
5 2 (11.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Analytics
5 2 (11.11%) Master Data Management
5 2 (11.11%) Data Transformation
5 2 (11.11%) Mule
5 2 (11.11%) Predictive Analytics
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (11.11%) Degree
5 2 (11.11%) Apigee
5 2 (11.11%) Mule ESB
5 2 (11.11%) Data Architecture
5 2 (11.11%) Data Acquisition
6 1 (5.56%) Innovation Management
6 1 (5.56%) Blockchain
6 1 (5.56%) Data Centre

Chief 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 2 (11.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (11.11%) Mule
1 2 (11.11%) Mule ESB
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) IaaS
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
1 1 (5.56%) OneDrive
1 1 (5.56%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.56%) Big Data
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Middleware
2 1 (5.56%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (5.56%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Blockchain
2 1 (5.56%) CESG
2 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) Derivative
2 1 (5.56%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (27.78%) TOGAF
3 4 (22.22%) Programme Management
4 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (11.11%) Analytics
5 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (11.11%) Data Acquisition
5 2 (11.11%) Data Architecture
5 2 (11.11%) Data Management
5 2 (11.11%) Data Transformation
5 2 (11.11%) EAI
5 2 (11.11%) Master Data Management
5 2 (11.11%) Predictive Analytics
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.56%) Innovation Management
6 1 (5.56%) Presales
6 1 (5.56%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) CISA
2 1 (5.56%) CISM
2 1 (5.56%) CISSP
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Apigee
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) EMC
2 1 (5.56%) NetApp
2 1 (5.56%) VMware