The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Lead Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Architect
Rank 354 339 362
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +23
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Architect 74 78 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.34% 0.34% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.36% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 50 48
Median daily rate £631 £600 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.20% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £468
10% offered a daily rate of more than £823 £728 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £550 £650
% change year-on-year
- -15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
20930 21403 21584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.91% 94.60% 94.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 15232 14772 15192
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.83% +5.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 219 402 392
Median hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.57 £55.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.95 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.04% -2.06%

Lead Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

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 28 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Architect within the London region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +37 10 £600 -4.00% 2
Canary Wharf +7 2 £850 +41.66%
Westminster - 1 - -
Lead Architect
England

Lead Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, Lead 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 Lead Architect in the job title.

1 41 (32.54%) Finance
2 29 (23.02%) Banking
3 20 (15.87%) Java
4 19 (15.08%) Oracle
4 19 (15.08%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (12.70%) Data Modelling
6 15 (11.90%) SOA
6 15 (11.90%) Amazon AWS
7 14 (11.11%) Pega
7 14 (11.11%) SQL
7 14 (11.11%) Microsoft
8 13 (10.32%) Linux
8 13 (10.32%) QA
9 12 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
9 12 (9.52%) Windows
9 12 (9.52%) Middleware
10 11 (8.73%) HTML
10 11 (8.73%) JavaScript
10 11 (8.73%) Technical Architecture
11 10 (7.94%) Investment Banking
11 10 (7.94%) Spring
11 10 (7.94%) TOGAF
11 10 (7.94%) Microsoft Azure
12 9 (7.14%) Web Services
12 9 (7.14%) E-Commerce
12 9 (7.14%) Migration
13 8 (6.35%) VMware
13 8 (6.35%) TDD
13 8 (6.35%) Retail
13 8 (6.35%) Cisco

Lead 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 8 (6.35%) Mule
2 5 (3.97%) Node.js
3 4 (3.17%) Apache
3 4 (3.17%) CMS
3 4 (3.17%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.38%) Apache Solr
4 3 (2.38%) nginx
4 3 (2.38%) Skype for Business
4 3 (2.38%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.59%) JBoss
5 2 (1.59%) NetWeaver
5 2 (1.59%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.59%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.59%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.79%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.79%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.79%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.79%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (1.59%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.79%) HipChat
2 1 (0.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.79%) MS Office
2 1 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.79%) Oracle AML
1 1 (0.79%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.79%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (11.90%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (7.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.97%) SaaS
4 4 (3.17%) GitHub
5 3 (2.38%) IaaS
5 3 (2.38%) Office 365
6 2 (1.59%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.59%) Google Analytics
6 2 (1.59%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.79%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.79%) Heroku
7 1 (0.79%) MailChimp
7 1 (0.79%) PaaS
7 1 (0.79%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.76%) SAN
2 5 (3.97%) LAN
2 5 (3.97%) WAN
3 4 (3.17%) NAS
4 3 (2.38%) DNS
4 3 (2.38%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (2.38%) Firewall
4 3 (2.38%) Unified Communications
5 2 (1.59%) DHCP
5 2 (1.59%) FCoE
5 2 (1.59%) HTTP
5 2 (1.59%) iSCSI
5 2 (1.59%) Multicast
5 2 (1.59%) Network Security
5 2 (1.59%) Skype
6 1 (0.79%) Internet
6 1 (0.79%) Intranet
6 1 (0.79%) MPLS
6 1 (0.79%) VPN
6 1 (0.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.35%) Big Data
2 6 (4.76%) NoSQL
2 6 (4.76%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.97%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (3.17%) Hadoop
4 4 (3.17%) MongoDB
4 4 (3.17%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (2.38%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (2.38%) QlikView
6 2 (1.59%) DataStage
6 2 (1.59%) DB2
6 2 (1.59%) Pentaho
6 2 (1.59%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.79%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.79%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 6 (4.76%) Jenkins
2 4 (3.17%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.17%) JIRA
3 3 (2.38%) Hudson
3 3 (2.38%) JUnit
3 3 (2.38%) Maven
4 2 (1.59%) Axure RP
4 2 (1.59%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.59%) Selenium
4 2 (1.59%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.79%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.79%) Geb
5 1 (0.79%) Gradle
5 1 (0.79%) JMeter
5 1 (0.79%) Mockito
5 1 (0.79%) NUnit
5 1 (0.79%) Spock
5 1 (0.79%) Subversion
5 1 (0.79%) TestNG
General
1 41 (32.54%) Finance
2 29 (23.02%) Banking
3 10 (7.94%) Investment Banking
4 8 (6.35%) Retail
5 6 (4.76%) Marketing
6 2 (1.59%) Advertising
6 2 (1.59%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.59%) Front Office
6 2 (1.59%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.79%) Back Office
7 1 (0.79%) Billing
7 1 (0.79%) Electronics
7 1 (0.79%) Games
7 1 (0.79%) Local Government
7 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.79%) Publishing
7 1 (0.79%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.52%) Middleware
2 11 (8.73%) HTML
3 10 (7.94%) Spring
4 9 (7.14%) Web Services
5 7 (5.56%) .NET
5 7 (5.56%) CSS
5 7 (5.56%) HTML5
5 7 (5.56%) REST
6 6 (4.76%) JSON
7 5 (3.97%) AngularJS
7 5 (3.97%) Hibernate
7 5 (3.97%) XML
8 4 (3.17%) JMS
9 3 (2.38%) Ajax
9 3 (2.38%) CSS3
9 3 (2.38%) Lucene
9 3 (2.38%) Spring Integration
9 3 (2.38%) Spring Web Flow
9 3 (2.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (1.59%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.35%) Data Centre
2 7 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.76%) User Experience
4 3 (2.38%) Blog
4 3 (2.38%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (1.59%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.59%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.59%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (1.59%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.59%) Smartphone
5 2 (1.59%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.59%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.79%) CESG
6 1 (0.79%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.79%) Clustering
6 1 (0.79%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.79%) Replication
6 1 (0.79%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (10.32%) Linux
2 12 (9.52%) Windows
3 4 (3.17%) Solaris
4 3 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.59%) Unix
5 2 (1.59%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.59%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.79%) Android
6 1 (0.79%) VMS
6 1 (0.79%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (15.08%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (12.70%) Data Modelling
3 15 (11.90%) SOA
4 12 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
5 11 (8.73%) Technical Architecture
6 10 (7.94%) TOGAF
7 9 (7.14%) E-Commerce
7 9 (7.14%) Migration
8 8 (6.35%) Data Architecture
8 8 (6.35%) DevOps
8 8 (6.35%) TDD
9 7 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (5.56%) ITIL
9 7 (5.56%) Mentoring
9 7 (5.56%) OO
9 7 (5.56%) Scrum
9 7 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (4.76%) Analytics
10 6 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (4.76%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 20 (15.87%) Java
2 14 (11.11%) SQL
3 11 (8.73%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.17%) Groovy
5 3 (2.38%) PL/SQL
5 3 (2.38%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.59%) C#
6 2 (1.59%) Python
6 2 (1.59%) Ruby
7 1 (0.79%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.79%) Perl
7 1 (0.79%) PHP
7 1 (0.79%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (3.97%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.38%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.59%) Degree
4 1 (0.79%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (0.79%) MBA
4 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.32%) QA
2 5 (3.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.59%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (1.59%) EMIR
3 2 (1.59%) MiFID
4 1 (0.79%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.79%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.79%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (6.35%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (4.76%) Xen
3 4 (3.17%) Hyper-V
3 4 (3.17%) KVM
4 3 (2.38%) Docker
4 3 (2.38%) NFS
4 3 (2.38%) SRDF
5 2 (1.59%) vCloud
5 2 (1.59%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.79%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.79%) DFS Replication
6 1 (0.79%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.79%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.79%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (3.97%) SCCM
2 4 (3.17%) Control-M
3 2 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.59%) Puppet
3 2 (1.59%) SCOM
4 1 (0.79%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.79%) Ansible
4 1 (0.79%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.79%) MIIS
4 1 (0.79%) MIMEsweeper
4 1 (0.79%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.79%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.79%) SCSM
4 1 (0.79%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.79%) Windows Intune
4 1 (0.79%) WSUS
4 1 (0.79%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 19 (15.08%) Oracle
2 14 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 14 (11.11%) Pega
3 8 (6.35%) Cisco
3 8 (6.35%) VMware
4 7 (5.56%) IBM
5 6 (4.76%) MuleSoft
6 5 (3.97%) Google
7 4 (3.17%) AppDynamics
7 4 (3.17%) Citrix
7 4 (3.17%) Teradata
7 4 (3.17%) TIBCO
8 3 (2.38%) EMC
8 3 (2.38%) Informatica
8 3 (2.38%) Intel
8 3 (2.38%) NetApp
8 3 (2.38%) SAP
8 3 (2.38%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.59%) Huawei
9 2 (1.59%) Mitel
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