The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead 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 Lead Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Architect
Rank 362 335 334
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Architect 61 79 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.26% 0.32% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.35% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 67 24
Average daily rate
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£650 £650 £558
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £450 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £815 £743
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £525 £488
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £82.00 £64.25 -
% change year-on-year
+27.62% -
Lead 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
21920 22774 20632
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.32% 93.19% 93.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 15790 15744 13757
Average daily rate £425 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 436 372 536
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -5.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £47.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

Lead Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Lead Architect Jobs Demand Trend in London

Lead Architect
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Lead Architect Daily Rate Trend in London

Lead Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lead Architect across the London region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Lead Architect Daily Rate Histogram in London

Lead Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Lead Architect Hourly Rate Trend in London

Lead 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 Lead Architect within the London region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014. 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
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +6 6 £550 -15.38% 6
Enfield - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Lead Architect
England

Lead Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Lead 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 Lead Architect in their job title.

1 34 (21.25%) TOGAF
2 33 (20.63%) Oracle
3 27 (16.88%) Finance
4 22 (13.75%) Linux
5 21 (13.13%) Microsoft
5 21 (13.13%) Hadoop
6 19 (11.88%) SAP
7 18 (11.25%) ERP
7 18 (11.25%) Banking
8 16 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
9 15 (9.38%) SQL Server
9 15 (9.38%) HP
10 14 (8.75%) Amazon AWS
10 14 (8.75%) NoSQL
10 14 (8.75%) Big Data
11 13 (8.13%) Microsoft Azure
12 12 (7.50%) PaaS
12 12 (7.50%) MongoDB
12 12 (7.50%) IaaS
12 12 (7.50%) Analytics
12 12 (7.50%) Windows
12 12 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (6.88%) Load Balancing
13 11 (6.88%) SQL
13 11 (6.88%) Cisco
13 11 (6.88%) SNMP
13 11 (6.88%) Apache Cassandra
14 10 (6.25%) Riak
14 10 (6.25%) Siebel
14 10 (6.25%) Java

Lead Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Lead 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 Lead Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (3.75%) Elasticsearch
1 6 (3.75%) Apache
2 5 (3.13%) CMS
2 5 (3.13%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (1.88%) Node.js
4 2 (1.25%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.25%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.63%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.63%) Tuxedo
5 1 (0.63%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.63%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.63%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (1.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.25%) MS Office
2 2 (1.25%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.63%) MS Project
3 1 (0.63%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.63%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 10 (6.25%) Oracle ERP
2 6 (3.75%) SAP SD
3 3 (1.88%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.88%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (1.25%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (1.25%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (1.25%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (1.25%) SAP SRM
5 1 (0.63%) Summit
5 1 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.63%) SAP SCM
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.75%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (8.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (7.50%) PaaS
3 12 (7.50%) IaaS
4 2 (1.25%) SaaS
4 2 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.63%) GitHub
5 1 (0.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.88%) SNMP
2 8 (5.00%) WAN
3 6 (3.75%) Internet
4 5 (3.13%) SAN
5 4 (2.50%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (2.50%) NAS
6 3 (1.88%) iSCSI
6 3 (1.88%) LAN
6 3 (1.88%) Multicast
6 3 (1.88%) FCoE
6 3 (1.88%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (1.25%) DNS
8 1 (0.63%) Network Security
8 1 (0.63%) Intranet
8 1 (0.63%) Firewall
8 1 (0.63%) RTP
8 1 (0.63%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.63%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.63%) SMTP
8 1 (0.63%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (13.13%) Hadoop
2 15 (9.38%) SQL Server
3 14 (8.75%) NoSQL
3 14 (8.75%) Big Data
4 12 (7.50%) MongoDB
5 11 (6.88%) Apache Cassandra
6 10 (6.25%) Riak
7 7 (4.38%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (4.38%) CouchDB
8 6 (3.75%) MySQL
8 6 (3.75%) SAP BI
9 5 (3.13%) Oracle Database
9 5 (3.13%) Couchbase
9 5 (3.13%) Oracle Exadata
10 4 (2.50%) Apache Hive
10 4 (2.50%) HBase
10 4 (2.50%) Mahout
10 4 (2.50%) HCatalog
10 4 (2.50%) MarkLogic
10 4 (2.50%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 6 (3.75%) Hudson
1 6 (3.75%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.25%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.63%) Maven
3 1 (0.63%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.63%) ProC
3 1 (0.63%) Grunt
General
1 27 (16.88%) Finance
2 18 (11.25%) Banking
3 8 (5.00%) Investment Banking
4 6 (3.75%) Manufacturing
5 5 (3.13%) Front Office
6 3 (1.88%) Retail
7 2 (1.25%) Back Office
7 2 (1.25%) Marketing
8 1 (0.63%) Billing
8 1 (0.63%) Law
8 1 (0.63%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.25%) Web Services
2 6 (3.75%) .NET
2 6 (3.75%) SAP PI
2 6 (3.75%) LAMP
3 5 (3.13%) REST
4 2 (1.25%) WCF
4 2 (1.25%) WPF
5 1 (0.63%) Spring
5 1 (0.63%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 1 (0.63%) GWT
5 1 (0.63%) Google Maps API
5 1 (0.63%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.63%) JSON
5 1 (0.63%) RESTful
5 1 (0.63%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (0.63%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.63%) CSS
5 1 (0.63%) SOAP
5 1 (0.63%) HTML
5 1 (0.63%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.63%) User Experience
2 6 (3.75%) Digital Media
3 5 (3.13%) Derivative
3 5 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.13%) Visualisation
4 3 (1.88%) FMCG
4 3 (1.88%) Open Source
5 2 (1.25%) Mobile Payment
5 2 (1.25%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.25%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.25%) CESG
6 1 (0.63%) PACS
6 1 (0.63%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (0.63%) PKI
6 1 (0.63%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.63%) Market Risk
6 1 (0.63%) Physics
6 1 (0.63%) Psychology
6 1 (0.63%) CMDB
6 1 (0.63%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 22 (13.75%) Linux
2 12 (7.50%) Windows
3 6 (3.75%) CentOS
3 6 (3.75%) Debian
4 5 (3.13%) UNIX
5 3 (1.88%) Solaris
6 2 (1.25%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.25%) Android
6 2 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.63%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.63%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.63%) AIX
7 1 (0.63%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (21.25%) TOGAF
2 18 (11.25%) ERP
3 16 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (7.50%) Analytics
4 12 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (6.88%) Load Balancing
6 10 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
7 8 (5.00%) Migration
7 8 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (4.38%) Information Assurance
8 7 (4.38%) Project Management
8 7 (4.38%) Service Management
8 7 (4.38%) Service Delivery
8 7 (4.38%) ITIL
9 6 (3.75%) Security Architecture
9 6 (3.75%) DevOps
9 6 (3.75%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (3.13%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (3.13%) CRM
10 5 (3.13%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 11 (6.88%) SQL
2 10 (6.25%) Java
3 9 (5.63%) PHP
4 8 (5.00%) Python
5 6 (3.75%) Bash Shell
5 6 (3.75%) C#
5 6 (3.75%) Perl
6 5 (3.13%) C++
7 1 (0.63%) Scala
7 1 (0.63%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.63%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.63%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (3.13%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.50%) CCA
2 4 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (2.50%) CCIE
2 4 (2.50%) CCNP
2 4 (2.50%) CCNA
2 4 (2.50%) CCDA
2 4 (2.50%) CCDP
2 4 (2.50%) CCDE
2 4 (2.50%) Degree
3 3 (1.88%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.63%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.63%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (0.63%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.50%) SLA
1 4 (2.50%) QA
1 4 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.63%) HL7
2 1 (0.63%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.63%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (3.75%) Hyper-V
1 6 (3.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 4 (2.50%) HDFS
2 4 (2.50%) Apache Flume
3 3 (1.88%) Xen
3 3 (1.88%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.88%) NFS
3 3 (1.88%) KVM
4 2 (1.25%) Docker
4 2 (1.25%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.63%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.63%) SRDF
5 1 (0.63%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 6 (3.75%) ZABBIX
1 6 (3.75%) Cacti
1 6 (3.75%) Puppet
1 6 (3.75%) Salt
1 6 (3.75%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (3.75%) Nagios
2 4 (2.50%) Ambari
2 4 (2.50%) Oozie
3 3 (1.88%) SCCM
4 1 (0.63%) WMI
4 1 (0.63%) SCOM
4 1 (0.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.63%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 33 (20.63%) Oracle
2 21 (13.13%) Microsoft
3 19 (11.88%) SAP
4 15 (9.38%) HP
5 11 (6.88%) Cisco
6 10 (6.25%) Siebel
6 10 (6.25%) VMware
7 8 (5.00%) EMC
8 6 (3.75%) Rackspace
8 6 (3.75%) Red Hat
8 6 (3.75%) NetApp
9 5 (3.13%) Sitecore
10 4 (2.50%) Hortonworks
10 4 (2.50%) MapR
10 4 (2.50%) Netezza
10 4 (2.50%) Teradata
11 3 (1.88%) Intel
11 3 (1.88%) Sybase
11 3 (1.88%) hybris
12 2 (1.25%) Business Objects
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