The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Architect
Rank 315 303 348
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +45
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Architect 86 116 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.37% 0.48% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.52% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 87 42
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£544 £625 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.00% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £800 £745
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £494
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -3.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £51.00
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21794 22443 24427
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.69% 92.51% 92.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 14907 15270 15909
Average daily rate £425 £448 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.12% +5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 403 466 649
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Lead Architect
England

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 31 July 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 31 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +11 11 £575 -8.00% 6
Docklands, London - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Lead Architect
England

Lead Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 31 (20.13%) Oracle
2 25 (16.23%) Hadoop
3 24 (15.58%) TOGAF
4 22 (14.29%) SAP
5 21 (13.64%) Linux
5 21 (13.64%) Finance
6 20 (12.99%) Web Services
7 18 (11.69%) Microsoft
7 18 (11.69%) Big Data
7 18 (11.69%) NoSQL
8 16 (10.39%) MongoDB
8 16 (10.39%) SQL
8 16 (10.39%) Windows
8 16 (10.39%) Banking
9 15 (9.74%) ERP
9 15 (9.74%) Java
9 15 (9.74%) DevOps
10 14 (9.09%) Puppet
10 14 (9.09%) Rackspace
10 14 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
10 14 (9.09%) UNIX
10 14 (9.09%) Cisco
10 14 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (7.79%) SQL Server
12 11 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
12 11 (7.14%) NetApp
12 11 (7.14%) VMware
13 10 (6.49%) HP
13 10 (6.49%) PHP
13 10 (6.49%) Apache

Lead Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 10 (6.49%) Apache
1 10 (6.49%) Node.js
2 8 (5.19%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (3.25%) CMS
3 5 (3.25%) WebSphere
3 5 (3.25%) Sitecore CMS
3 5 (3.25%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.60%) IIS
5 3 (1.95%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 3 (1.95%) Oracle Coherence
6 2 (1.30%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.65%) Tuxedo
7 1 (0.65%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.65%) Adobe CQ
7 1 (0.65%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.65%) SAP Portal
7 1 (0.65%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.65%) Confluence
7 1 (0.65%) Eucalyptus
Applications
1 3 (1.95%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (5.19%) Oracle ERP
2 6 (3.90%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (3.25%) SAP SD
4 3 (1.95%) RMDS
5 2 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (1.30%) SAP SRM
5 2 (1.30%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (1.30%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (1.30%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.65%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.65%) Endur
6 1 (0.65%) Summit
6 1 (0.65%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.90%) PaaS
3 6 (3.90%) IaaS
4 4 (2.60%) SaaS
5 2 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.65%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.84%) SAN
2 8 (5.19%) LAN
2 8 (5.19%) WAN
2 8 (5.19%) Firewall
2 8 (5.19%) NAS
3 6 (3.90%) SNMP
3 6 (3.90%) Internet
4 5 (3.25%) FCoE
4 5 (3.25%) Fibre Channel
4 5 (3.25%) Multicast
5 4 (2.60%) Wireless
6 3 (1.95%) Network Security
6 3 (1.95%) HTTP
7 2 (1.30%) iSCSI
7 2 (1.30%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.30%) Intranet
8 1 (0.65%) DHCP
8 1 (0.65%) VPN
8 1 (0.65%) DNS
8 1 (0.65%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (16.23%) Hadoop
2 18 (11.69%) NoSQL
2 18 (11.69%) Big Data
3 16 (10.39%) MongoDB
4 12 (7.79%) SQL Server
5 9 (5.84%) CouchDB
6 8 (5.19%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (4.55%) Redis
7 7 (4.55%) Riak
7 7 (4.55%) SAP BI
7 7 (4.55%) MySQL
8 4 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (2.60%) QlikView
8 4 (2.60%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.95%) HBase
10 2 (1.30%) Couchbase
10 2 (1.30%) SAP BW
10 2 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.30%) Oracle OLAP
10 2 (1.30%) DTS
Development Applications
1 8 (5.19%) Jenkins
2 7 (4.55%) Hudson
3 4 (2.60%) Maven
4 3 (1.95%) Ant
4 3 (1.95%) JUnit
4 3 (1.95%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (0.65%) XMLSpy
5 1 (0.65%) Grunt
5 1 (0.65%) JIRA
5 1 (0.65%) Selenium
5 1 (0.65%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.65%) Axure RP
General
1 21 (13.64%) Finance
2 16 (10.39%) Banking
3 7 (4.55%) Retail
3 7 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 7 (4.55%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.25%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.60%) Back Office
6 3 (1.95%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.30%) Front Office
8 1 (0.65%) Billing
8 1 (0.65%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.65%) Marketing
8 1 (0.65%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (12.99%) Web Services
2 8 (5.19%) .NET
2 8 (5.19%) SOAP
3 7 (4.55%) COM
3 7 (4.55%) LAMP
3 7 (4.55%) Ruby on Rails
3 7 (4.55%) RabbitMQ
4 5 (3.25%) SAP PI
4 5 (3.25%) J2EE
4 5 (3.25%) HTML
4 5 (3.25%) XML
4 5 (3.25%) Middleware
5 4 (2.60%) XSLT
5 4 (2.60%) Java EE
5 4 (2.60%) Spring
6 3 (1.95%) Hibernate
6 3 (1.95%) RESTful
6 3 (1.95%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (1.95%) Spring Web Flow
6 3 (1.95%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (3.90%) Digital Media
2 5 (3.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (1.95%) Mathematics
3 3 (1.95%) Mobile App
3 3 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.30%) Open Source
4 2 (1.30%) Mobile Payment
4 2 (1.30%) FMCG
4 2 (1.30%) DataPower
4 2 (1.30%) CESG
4 2 (1.30%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.65%) LIMS
5 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.65%) Grid Computing
5 1 (0.65%) Clustering
5 1 (0.65%) EFT
5 1 (0.65%) W3C
5 1 (0.65%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.65%) Cryptography
5 1 (0.65%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 21 (13.64%) Linux
2 16 (10.39%) Windows
3 14 (9.09%) UNIX
4 7 (4.55%) CentOS
4 7 (4.55%) Debian
5 6 (3.90%) Solaris
6 5 (3.25%) Android
6 5 (3.25%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.30%) Windows Phone
7 2 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.65%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.65%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (15.58%) TOGAF
2 15 (9.74%) ERP
2 15 (9.74%) DevOps
3 14 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (5.84%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (5.19%) Load Balancing
5 8 (5.19%) Technical Architecture
5 8 (5.19%) Migration
5 8 (5.19%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (4.55%) UML
6 7 (4.55%) Performance Testing
6 7 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (4.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 6 (3.90%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (3.90%) Project Management
7 6 (3.90%) MVC
8 5 (3.25%) Scrum
8 5 (3.25%) Benchmarking
8 5 (3.25%) Data Modelling
8 5 (3.25%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 16 (10.39%) SQL
2 15 (9.74%) Java
3 10 (6.49%) PHP
4 8 (5.19%) Python
5 7 (4.55%) Ruby
5 7 (4.55%) Bash Shell
5 7 (4.55%) Perl
6 6 (3.90%) C#
7 5 (3.25%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.95%) C++
9 1 (0.65%) C
9 1 (0.65%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.65%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.65%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (4.55%) Degree
2 4 (2.60%) SC Cleared
2 4 (2.60%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.60%) CCIE
2 4 (2.60%) CCNP
2 4 (2.60%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (1.95%) CCNA
3 3 (1.95%) CCDA
4 1 (0.65%) CISSP
4 1 (0.65%) ISACA
4 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.65%) CISM
4 1 (0.65%) CCSA
4 1 (0.65%) CCSE
4 1 (0.65%) JNCIP
4 1 (0.65%) JNCIE
4 1 (0.65%) MCTS
4 1 (0.65%) MCAD
4 1 (0.65%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.25%) SLA
2 3 (1.95%) QA
3 1 (0.65%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.65%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 8 (5.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.90%) Hyper-V
3 5 (3.25%) SRDF
3 5 (3.25%) NFS
4 4 (2.60%) Active Directory
4 4 (2.60%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (1.30%) Xen
5 2 (1.30%) KVM
5 2 (1.30%) Docker
6 1 (0.65%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (9.09%) Puppet
1 14 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (4.55%) ZABBIX
2 7 (4.55%) Cacti
2 7 (4.55%) Nagios
2 7 (4.55%) Salt
3 2 (1.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.65%) WMI
4 1 (0.65%) SCCM
4 1 (0.65%) SCOM
4 1 (0.65%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.65%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 1 (0.65%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 31 (20.13%) Oracle
2 22 (14.29%) SAP
3 18 (11.69%) Microsoft
4 14 (9.09%) Cisco
4 14 (9.09%) Rackspace
5 11 (7.14%) NetApp
5 11 (7.14%) VMware
6 10 (6.49%) HP
7 8 (5.19%) IBM
7 8 (5.19%) Siebel
8 7 (4.55%) EMC
8 7 (4.55%) Red Hat
8 7 (4.55%) Yahoo!
9 6 (3.90%) Juniper
10 5 (3.25%) Intel
10 5 (3.25%) Sybase
10 5 (3.25%) Sitecore
11 3 (1.95%) DataSynapse
11 3 (1.95%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (1.95%) TIBCO
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £800 - £1000 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per day + Competitive Rates
Posted: 21 days ago