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 27 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Chief Architect
England / London
Rank 387 422 414
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Chief Architect 19 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.098% 0.014% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.015% 0.030%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 2 4
Median daily rate £775 £775 £638
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £595 £565
10% offered a daily rate of more than £1,000 £955 £808
UK excluding London median daily rate £850 £525 £650
% change year-on-year
+61.90% -19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
18431 20097 20183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.79% 95.01% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 13201 14255 14185
Median daily rate £475 £450 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +0.55%
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 245 299 332
Median hourly rate £23.00 £16.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.39% -13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.00 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.48 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-5.27% +9.64%

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 27 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Chief Architect within the London region over the 3 months to 27 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 - 1 £825 - 2
Docklands, London - 1 £650 -
Chief Architect
England

Chief Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 9 (28.13%) Finance
2 8 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 7 (21.88%) Kafka
3 7 (21.88%) Java
3 7 (21.88%) Web Services
4 6 (18.75%) Banking
4 6 (18.75%) Docker
4 6 (18.75%) Node.js
5 5 (15.63%) REST
5 5 (15.63%) NoSQL
5 5 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (15.63%) DevOps
5 5 (15.63%) Kubernetes
5 5 (15.63%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (15.63%) Apache
5 5 (15.63%) Data Modelling
6 4 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 4 (12.50%) XML
6 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 4 (12.50%) Big Data
6 4 (12.50%) Microservices
6 4 (12.50%) Open Source
7 3 (9.38%) MapReduce
7 3 (9.38%) Hadoop
7 3 (9.38%) GNU Octave
7 3 (9.38%) Analytics
7 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
7 3 (9.38%) R
7 3 (9.38%) SQL

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 5 (15.63%) Apache
2 2 (6.25%) Apache Spark
3 1 (3.13%) CloudStack
3 1 (3.13%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) GNU Octave
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.13%) IaaS
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Internet
1 1 (3.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (15.63%) NoSQL
3 4 (12.50%) Big Data
4 3 (9.38%) Hadoop
4 3 (9.38%) RDBMS
4 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
5 2 (6.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (6.25%) Blockchain
5 2 (6.25%) Flink
6 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
General
1 9 (28.13%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) Banking
3 3 (9.38%) Retail
4 1 (3.13%) Advertising
4 1 (3.13%) Marketing
4 1 (3.13%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) Kafka
1 7 (21.88%) Web Services
2 6 (18.75%) Node.js
3 5 (15.63%) REST
4 4 (12.50%) XML
5 2 (6.25%) NumPy
5 2 (6.25%) SciPy
6 1 (3.13%) .NET
6 1 (3.13%) CSS
6 1 (3.13%) Electron Framework
6 1 (3.13%) HTML
6 1 (3.13%) J2EE
6 1 (3.13%) Java EE
6 1 (3.13%) JSF
6 1 (3.13%) JSON
6 1 (3.13%) JSP
6 1 (3.13%) Servlets
6 1 (3.13%) Spring
6 1 (3.13%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) EPoS
2 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.13%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (3.13%) SWIFT
2 1 (3.13%) User Experience
2 1 (3.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Android
1 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (15.63%) Data Modelling
2 5 (15.63%) DevOps
2 5 (15.63%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 4 (12.50%) Microservices
3 4 (12.50%) Open Source
4 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (9.38%) Analytics
4 3 (9.38%) MapReduce
4 3 (9.38%) Scrum
5 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.25%) Complex Event Processing
5 2 (6.25%) IT Governance
5 2 (6.25%) Logistic Regression
5 2 (6.25%) Machine Learning
5 2 (6.25%) Neural Network
5 2 (6.25%) Project Management
5 2 (6.25%) SOA
5 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.88%) Java
2 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (9.38%) MATLAB
3 3 (9.38%) Python
3 3 (9.38%) R
3 3 (9.38%) SQL
4 1 (3.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) FATCA
1 1 (3.13%) ISO20022
1 1 (3.13%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.13%) SEPA
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (3.13%) Guidewire
1 1 (3.13%) Kofax
1 1 (3.13%) Salesforce.com