The table below looks at the statistics for the Chief 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 Chief Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Chief Architect
Rank 389 398 371
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -27
Contract jobs requiring a Chief Architect 6 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.028% 0.023% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.025% 0.037%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 6
Average daily rate
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£638 £600 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £650 - £550
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
19679 20400 18724
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.52% 92.93% 93.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 13782 13797 12751
Average daily rate £450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 325 391 430
Average hourly rate £18.50 £18.85 £19.11
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.85% -1.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

Chief Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Chief Architect in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 3 March 2015.

Chief Architect Daily Rate Histogram in London

Chief 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 Chief Architect within the London region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. 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
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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
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Chief Architect
England

Chief Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Chief 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 Chief Architect in their job title.

1 5 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (40.00%) TOGAF
3 3 (30.00%) Retail
3 3 (30.00%) .NET
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle Retail
4 2 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
4 2 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) Open Source
5 1 (10.00%) Supply Chain Management
5 1 (10.00%) Magento
5 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (10.00%) WCF
5 1 (10.00%) WF
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE
5 1 (10.00%) MOM
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (10.00%) Workflow
5 1 (10.00%) Finance
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management

Chief Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Chief 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 Chief Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Magento
General
1 3 (30.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (10.00%) WCF
2 1 (10.00%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (40.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Supply Chain Management
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Workflow
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
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