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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Architect
Rank 323 304 370
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +66
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Architect 96 115 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.39% 0.45% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.49% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 89 28
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£550 £600 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £500 £418
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £750 £750
UK excluding London average daily rate £498 £475 £500
% change year-on-year
+4.73% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £62.50 £51.00
% change year-on-year
- +22.54%
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
22489 23539 24288
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.48% 92.91% 93.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 15343 16146 15975
Average daily rate £425 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 420 457 618
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.85 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +10 15 £575 -8.00% 8
Docklands, London - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Enfield - - - - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Lead Architect
England

Lead Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (20.81%) Oracle
2 29 (19.46%) TOGAF
3 22 (14.77%) SAP
3 22 (14.77%) Hadoop
4 18 (12.08%) Web Services
4 18 (12.08%) ERP
5 17 (11.41%) Linux
5 17 (11.41%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (11.41%) Finance
6 16 (10.74%) Microsoft
6 16 (10.74%) NoSQL
6 16 (10.74%) Big Data
7 14 (9.40%) MongoDB
8 13 (8.72%) Banking
9 12 (8.05%) HP
9 12 (8.05%) Windows
9 12 (8.05%) Amazon AWS
10 11 (7.38%) Apache Cassandra
10 11 (7.38%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (6.71%) Oracle ERP
11 10 (6.71%) Migration
11 10 (6.71%) Siebel
11 10 (6.71%) PHP
11 10 (6.71%) Riak
11 10 (6.71%) DevOps
12 9 (6.04%) Opscode Chef
12 9 (6.04%) Rackspace
12 9 (6.04%) Puppet
12 9 (6.04%) CouchDB
12 9 (6.04%) Continuous Integration

Lead Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 8 (5.37%) Apache
1 8 (5.37%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (3.36%) CMS
2 5 (3.36%) Node.js
2 5 (3.36%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (2.01%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.34%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.34%) IIS
5 1 (0.67%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.67%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (0.67%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.67%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.67%) Tuxedo
5 1 (0.67%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.67%) Confluence
5 1 (0.67%) Eucalyptus
Applications
1 3 (2.01%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (6.71%) Oracle ERP
2 6 (4.03%) SAP SD
2 6 (4.03%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (2.01%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.34%) SAP SRM
4 2 (1.34%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (1.34%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (1.34%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.67%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.67%) Endur
5 1 (0.67%) Summit
5 1 (0.67%) RMDS
5 1 (0.67%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.05%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (5.37%) PaaS
2 8 (5.37%) IaaS
3 3 (2.01%) SaaS
4 2 (1.34%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.67%) IBM SmartCloud
5 1 (0.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.70%) SNMP
1 7 (4.70%) Internet
2 5 (3.36%) SAN
3 4 (2.68%) NAS
4 3 (2.01%) Firewall
4 3 (2.01%) LAN
4 3 (2.01%) WAN
5 2 (1.34%) DNS
5 2 (1.34%) Wireless
5 2 (1.34%) Network Security
5 2 (1.34%) Intranet
5 2 (1.34%) FCoE
5 2 (1.34%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (1.34%) Multicast
5 2 (1.34%) HTTP
6 1 (0.67%) MPLS
6 1 (0.67%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.67%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.67%) SSL
6 1 (0.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (14.77%) Hadoop
2 16 (10.74%) NoSQL
2 16 (10.74%) Big Data
3 14 (9.40%) MongoDB
4 11 (7.38%) Apache Cassandra
5 10 (6.71%) Riak
6 9 (6.04%) CouchDB
7 8 (5.37%) SAP BI
8 7 (4.70%) MySQL
8 7 (4.70%) SQL Server
9 6 (4.03%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (3.36%) Couchbase
10 5 (3.36%) Oracle Database
11 4 (2.68%) Oracle Exadata
11 4 (2.68%) HBase
11 4 (2.68%) Apache Hive
12 3 (2.01%) QlikView
12 3 (2.01%) Mahout
12 3 (2.01%) MarkLogic
12 3 (2.01%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 8 (5.37%) Jenkins
2 7 (4.70%) Hudson
3 2 (1.34%) Maven
4 1 (0.67%) JIRA
4 1 (0.67%) Selenium
4 1 (0.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.67%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.67%) Grunt
4 1 (0.67%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (0.67%) Ant
4 1 (0.67%) JUnit
4 1 (0.67%) XMLSpy
General
1 17 (11.41%) Finance
2 13 (8.72%) Banking
3 8 (5.37%) Retail
4 7 (4.70%) Manufacturing
5 6 (4.03%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.68%) Investment Banking
7 3 (2.01%) Marketing
7 3 (2.01%) Back Office
8 2 (1.34%) Front Office
9 1 (0.67%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.67%) Billing
9 1 (0.67%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (12.08%) Web Services
2 7 (4.70%) LAMP
2 7 (4.70%) .NET
3 6 (4.03%) SOAP
3 6 (4.03%) SAP PI
4 3 (2.01%) RESTful
4 3 (2.01%) Middleware
4 3 (2.01%) REST
4 3 (2.01%) J2EE
4 3 (2.01%) SAML
4 3 (2.01%) XML
5 2 (1.34%) XSD
5 2 (1.34%) XSLT
5 2 (1.34%) COM
5 2 (1.34%) HTML
5 2 (1.34%) JDBC
5 2 (1.34%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (1.34%) JAX-WS
5 2 (1.34%) Spring
5 2 (1.34%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.03%) Digital Media
2 4 (2.68%) Visualisation
3 3 (2.01%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.01%) FMCG
4 2 (1.34%) Mobile Payment
4 2 (1.34%) Open Source
4 2 (1.34%) CESG
4 2 (1.34%) Derivative
4 2 (1.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (1.34%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.67%) LIMS
5 1 (0.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.67%) Grid Computing
5 1 (0.67%) Clustering
5 1 (0.67%) PACS
5 1 (0.67%) EFT
5 1 (0.67%) NHS
5 1 (0.67%) W3C
5 1 (0.67%) Graphic Design
5 1 (0.67%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 17 (11.41%) Linux
2 12 (8.05%) Windows
3 8 (5.37%) UNIX
4 7 (4.70%) CentOS
4 7 (4.70%) Debian
5 4 (2.68%) Android
5 4 (2.68%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.34%) Windows Phone
6 2 (1.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.34%) Solaris
6 2 (1.34%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.67%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (19.46%) TOGAF
2 18 (12.08%) ERP
3 17 (11.41%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (7.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (6.71%) Migration
5 10 (6.71%) DevOps
6 9 (6.04%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (4.70%) Load Balancing
7 7 (4.70%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (4.70%) Technical Architecture
7 7 (4.70%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (4.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 6 (4.03%) Project Management
8 6 (4.03%) E-Commerce
9 5 (3.36%) UML
9 5 (3.36%) Time Management
9 5 (3.36%) Data Governance
9 5 (3.36%) Analytics
10 4 (2.68%) Data Migration
10 4 (2.68%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (6.71%) PHP
2 9 (6.04%) Java
3 8 (5.37%) SQL
3 8 (5.37%) Python
4 7 (4.70%) Bash Shell
4 7 (4.70%) Perl
5 5 (3.36%) C#
6 3 (2.01%) C++
6 3 (2.01%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.34%) Ruby
8 1 (0.67%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.67%) C
8 1 (0.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (2.68%) Degree
2 3 (2.01%) SC Cleared
2 3 (2.01%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.34%) CCIE
3 2 (1.34%) CCNP
3 2 (1.34%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.67%) CISM
4 1 (0.67%) CCSA
4 1 (0.67%) CCSE
4 1 (0.67%) JNCIP
4 1 (0.67%) JNCIE
4 1 (0.67%) MCTS
4 1 (0.67%) CCNA
4 1 (0.67%) CCDA
4 1 (0.67%) CISSP
4 1 (0.67%) ISACA
4 1 (0.67%) MCAD
4 1 (0.67%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.68%) SLA
1 4 (2.68%) QA
2 1 (0.67%) HL7
2 1 (0.67%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (4.03%) Hyper-V
2 5 (3.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.68%) Active Directory
4 3 (2.01%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (2.01%) Apache Flume
4 3 (2.01%) HDFS
5 2 (1.34%) Docker
5 2 (1.34%) SRDF
5 2 (1.34%) NFS
5 2 (1.34%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.67%) Xen
6 1 (0.67%) vSphere
6 1 (0.67%) KVM
Systems Management
1 9 (6.04%) Puppet
1 9 (6.04%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (4.70%) Salt
2 7 (4.70%) ZABBIX
2 7 (4.70%) Cacti
2 7 (4.70%) Nagios
3 3 (2.01%) Ambari
3 3 (2.01%) Oozie
4 2 (1.34%) SCCM
4 2 (1.34%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.67%) SCOM
5 1 (0.67%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.67%) WMI
5 1 (0.67%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 31 (20.81%) Oracle
2 22 (14.77%) SAP
3 16 (10.74%) Microsoft
4 12 (8.05%) HP
5 10 (6.71%) Siebel
6 9 (6.04%) Rackspace
7 8 (5.37%) Cisco
8 7 (4.70%) NetApp
8 7 (4.70%) Red Hat
8 7 (4.70%) VMware
9 6 (4.03%) IBM
10 5 (3.36%) Sitecore
11 3 (2.01%) hybris
11 3 (2.01%) Netezza
11 3 (2.01%) Teradata
11 3 (2.01%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (2.01%) Sybase
11 3 (2.01%) EMC
11 3 (2.01%) Avaya
11 3 (2.01%) Juniper
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