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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Architect
Rank 350 352 364
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Architect 76 72 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.35% 0.31% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.33% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 41 57
Median daily rate £600 £600 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £421
10% offered a daily rate of more than £760 £750 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £550 £625
% change year-on-year
- -12.00%
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
20603 22082 22266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 95.17% 94.57% 95.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 14942 15388 15536
Median daily rate £463 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.11% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.16% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 227 375 402
Median hourly rate £17.89 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.86% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.60 £52.17 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +34 9 £593 -5.20% 2
Canary Wharf - 2 £850 -
Docklands, London +10 1 - -
Westminster - 1 - -
Lead Architect
England

Lead Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 43 (32.58%) Finance
2 34 (25.76%) Banking
3 25 (18.94%) Java
3 25 (18.94%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (16.67%) Oracle
5 18 (13.64%) SQL
5 18 (13.64%) Windows
5 18 (13.64%) Data Modelling
6 17 (12.88%) Linux
7 16 (12.12%) SOA
7 16 (12.12%) Pega
8 15 (11.36%) Middleware
8 15 (11.36%) JavaScript
9 14 (10.61%) HTML
9 14 (10.61%) Cisco
9 14 (10.61%) QA
10 13 (9.85%) VMware
11 12 (9.09%) SQL Server
11 12 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
12 11 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (8.33%) Big Data
12 11 (8.33%) Mentoring
12 11 (8.33%) SAN
12 11 (8.33%) Investment Banking
12 11 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
12 11 (8.33%) Xen
12 11 (8.33%) Spring
13 10 (7.58%) TOGAF
13 10 (7.58%) TDD
13 10 (7.58%) Stakeholder Management

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 (6.06%) Mule
2 7 (5.30%) Apache
3 6 (4.55%) Tomcat
4 4 (3.03%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 4 (3.03%) Skype for Business
4 4 (3.03%) WebSphere
5 3 (2.27%) Apache Solr
5 3 (2.27%) CMS
5 3 (2.27%) nginx
5 3 (2.27%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.52%) IIS
6 2 (1.52%) JBoss
6 2 (1.52%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.52%) NetWeaver
6 2 (1.52%) Oracle Coherence
6 2 (1.52%) SAS
6 2 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.52%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (2.27%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.52%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.76%) HipChat
3 1 (0.76%) MS Office
3 1 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.76%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.03%) GitHub
3 4 (3.03%) Office 365
3 4 (3.03%) SaaS
4 2 (1.52%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (1.52%) Google Analytics
4 2 (1.52%) IaaS
5 1 (0.76%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.76%) Heroku
5 1 (0.76%) MailChimp
5 1 (0.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.33%) SAN
2 10 (7.58%) LAN
2 10 (7.58%) WAN
3 9 (6.82%) NAS
4 8 (6.06%) Fibre Channel
5 6 (4.55%) FCoE
5 6 (4.55%) iSCSI
5 6 (4.55%) Multicast
6 5 (3.79%) HTTP
7 3 (2.27%) DNS
7 3 (2.27%) Firewall
7 3 (2.27%) Internet
8 2 (1.52%) DHCP
8 2 (1.52%) Network Security
8 2 (1.52%) Reverse Proxy
8 2 (1.52%) Skype
9 1 (0.76%) SNMP
9 1 (0.76%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.76%) VoIP
9 1 (0.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.33%) Big Data
3 8 (6.06%) Hadoop
3 8 (6.06%) Relational Database
4 7 (5.30%) NoSQL
5 5 (3.79%) RDBMS
6 4 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (3.03%) HBase
6 4 (3.03%) MongoDB
6 4 (3.03%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.27%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (2.27%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (2.27%) QlikView
8 2 (1.52%) DataStage
8 2 (1.52%) DB2
9 1 (0.76%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.76%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 6 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 6 (4.55%) Jenkins
2 5 (3.79%) JUnit
3 4 (3.03%) JIRA
3 4 (3.03%) Selenium
4 3 (2.27%) Cucumber
4 3 (2.27%) Hudson
4 3 (2.27%) Maven
5 2 (1.52%) Axure RP
5 2 (1.52%) Subversion
5 2 (1.52%) TestNG
5 2 (1.52%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.76%) Checkstyle
6 1 (0.76%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.76%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.76%) ERwin
6 1 (0.76%) JMeter
6 1 (0.76%) Mockito
6 1 (0.76%) NUnit
General
1 43 (32.58%) Finance
2 34 (25.76%) Banking
3 11 (8.33%) Investment Banking
4 9 (6.82%) Retail
5 5 (3.79%) Marketing
6 2 (1.52%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.52%) Front Office
6 2 (1.52%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.76%) Advertising
7 1 (0.76%) Back Office
7 1 (0.76%) Billing
7 1 (0.76%) Games
7 1 (0.76%) Legal
7 1 (0.76%) Local Government
7 1 (0.76%) Publishing
7 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (11.36%) Middleware
2 14 (10.61%) HTML
3 11 (8.33%) Spring
4 9 (6.82%) Web Services
5 8 (6.06%) CSS
5 8 (6.06%) HTML5
5 8 (6.06%) Node.js
5 8 (6.06%) XML
6 7 (5.30%) Hibernate
6 7 (5.30%) JMS
7 6 (4.55%) .NET
7 6 (4.55%) AngularJS
7 6 (4.55%) REST
8 4 (3.03%) CSS3
8 4 (3.03%) JSON
8 4 (3.03%) XSLT
9 3 (2.27%) Ajax
9 3 (2.27%) JSP
9 3 (2.27%) Lucene
9 3 (2.27%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.79%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (3.79%) Data Centre
1 5 (3.79%) User Experience
2 4 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (2.27%) Blog
3 3 (2.27%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (2.27%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.52%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.52%) Data Integration
4 2 (1.52%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.52%) Public Cloud
4 2 (1.52%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.76%) CESG
5 1 (0.76%) Clustering
5 1 (0.76%) Derivative
5 1 (0.76%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.76%) Market Risk
5 1 (0.76%) Online Banking
5 1 (0.76%) Replication
5 1 (0.76%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 18 (13.64%) Windows
2 17 (12.88%) Linux
3 9 (6.82%) Solaris
4 4 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.27%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.52%) Unix
6 2 (1.52%) VMS
6 2 (1.52%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.76%) Android
7 1 (0.76%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (18.94%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (13.64%) Data Modelling
3 16 (12.12%) SOA
4 11 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 11 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 10 (7.58%) E-Commerce
5 10 (7.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (7.58%) TDD
5 10 (7.58%) TOGAF
6 9 (6.82%) Data Architecture
6 9 (6.82%) Technical Architecture
7 8 (6.06%) DevOps
7 8 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (6.06%) SDLC
8 7 (5.30%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (5.30%) Data Management
8 7 (5.30%) Migration
8 7 (5.30%) OO
8 7 (5.30%) Scrum
9 6 (4.55%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 25 (18.94%) Java
2 18 (13.64%) SQL
3 15 (11.36%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.03%) Groovy
5 3 (2.27%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.52%) C#
6 2 (1.52%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.52%) Python
6 2 (1.52%) Ruby
7 1 (0.76%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.76%) Perl
7 1 (0.76%) PHP
7 1 (0.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (4.55%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.03%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.27%) Degree
4 2 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.76%) CISM
5 1 (0.76%) CISSP
5 1 (0.76%) CRISC
5 1 (0.76%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.61%) QA
2 5 (3.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.52%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (1.52%) EMIR
3 2 (1.52%) MiFID
4 1 (0.76%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.76%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 11 (8.33%) Xen
2 9 (6.82%) Hyper-V
2 9 (6.82%) KVM
3 8 (6.06%) Active Directory
3 8 (6.06%) NFS
3 8 (6.06%) SRDF
4 3 (2.27%) Docker
5 2 (1.52%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (1.52%) vCloud
5 2 (1.52%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.76%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.76%) DFS Replication
6 1 (0.76%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.76%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.76%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (3.79%) SCCM
2 4 (3.03%) Control-M
3 2 (1.52%) MIIS
3 2 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.52%) Puppet
3 2 (1.52%) SCOM
4 1 (0.76%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.76%) Ansible
4 1 (0.76%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.76%) MIMEsweeper
4 1 (0.76%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.76%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.76%) WSUS
4 1 (0.76%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 22 (16.67%) Oracle
2 16 (12.12%) Pega
3 14 (10.61%) Cisco
4 13 (9.85%) VMware
5 10 (7.58%) Microsoft
6 9 (6.82%) IBM
7 8 (6.06%) EMC
7 8 (6.06%) Intel
7 8 (6.06%) NetApp
8 6 (4.55%) MuleSoft
8 6 (4.55%) TIBCO
9 5 (3.79%) AppDynamics
10 4 (3.03%) Citrix
10 4 (3.03%) Google
10 4 (3.03%) Teradata
11 3 (2.27%) DataSynapse
11 3 (2.27%) Informatica
11 3 (2.27%) Sybase
12 2 (1.52%) Avaya
12 2 (1.52%) SAP
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