The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Principal Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Principal Architect
Rank 400 428 418
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Principal Architect 21 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.097% 0.004% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.005% 0.023%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 4
Median daily rate £725 - £656
90% offered a daily rate of more than £625 - £561
10% offered a daily rate of more than £788 - £725
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £575 £515
% change year-on-year
-8.69% +11.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £26.00
Principal 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
20569 21078 21803
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.98% 94.55% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 14996 14579 15350
Median daily rate £463 £448 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.35% +5.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £265
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 212 396 399
Median hourly rate £18.75 £19.72 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.89% +12.65%
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 £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Principal Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Principal Architect Jobs Demand Trend in London

Principal Architect
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Principal Architect Daily Rate Trend in London

Principal Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Principal Architect across the London region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Principal Architect Daily Rate Histogram in London

Principal 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 Principal Architect within the London region over the 3 months to 31 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
Ealing - 1 - -
Principal Architect
England

Principal Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, Principal 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 Principal Architect in the job title.

1 12 (38.71%) Data Modelling
2 10 (32.26%) Big Data
2 10 (32.26%) Finance
3 9 (29.03%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (22.58%) Data Architecture
4 7 (22.58%) Retail
4 7 (22.58%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (19.35%) Video on Demand
6 5 (16.13%) Digital Media
6 5 (16.13%) Publishing
6 5 (16.13%) DevOps
6 5 (16.13%) Public Cloud
7 4 (12.90%) Docker
7 4 (12.90%) Kubernetes
7 4 (12.90%) Microservices
7 4 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (9.68%) Puppet
8 3 (9.68%) Apache Hive
8 3 (9.68%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (9.68%) NoSQL
8 3 (9.68%) CRM
8 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
8 3 (9.68%) Apache Solr
8 3 (9.68%) Scala
8 3 (9.68%) Hadoop
8 3 (9.68%) HBase
8 3 (9.68%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (9.68%) Apache Pig
8 3 (9.68%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (9.68%) Java

Principal 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 3 (9.68%) Apache Pig
1 3 (9.68%) Apache Solr
1 3 (9.68%) Apache Spark
1 3 (9.68%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.23%) Mule
2 1 (3.23%) Mule ESB
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.45%) IBM PureFlex
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.23%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (3.23%) IaaS
3 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) MVNO
1 1 (3.23%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (32.26%) Big Data
2 9 (29.03%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (9.68%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (9.68%) Apache Hive
3 3 (9.68%) DataStax
3 3 (9.68%) Hadoop
3 3 (9.68%) HBase
3 3 (9.68%) NoSQL
General
1 10 (32.26%) Finance
2 7 (22.58%) Retail
3 5 (16.13%) Publishing
4 2 (6.45%) Marketing
5 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) Spark Streaming
2 1 (3.23%) Middleware
2 1 (3.23%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Video on Demand
2 5 (16.13%) Digital Media
2 5 (16.13%) Public Cloud
3 2 (6.45%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (6.45%) VCE vBlock
4 1 (3.23%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Data Modelling
2 7 (22.58%) Data Architecture
2 7 (22.58%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (16.13%) DevOps
4 4 (12.90%) Microservices
5 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (9.68%) CRM
5 3 (9.68%) ETL
5 3 (9.68%) MapReduce
5 3 (9.68%) Presales
6 2 (6.45%) Converged Infrastructure
6 2 (6.45%) High Availability
6 2 (6.45%) Migration
6 2 (6.45%) Network Architecture
6 2 (6.45%) Network Design
6 2 (6.45%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.23%) Content Enrichment
7 1 (3.23%) Identity Access Management
7 1 (3.23%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (3.23%) Records Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) Java
1 3 (9.68%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) Docker
2 2 (6.45%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) Kubernetes
2 3 (9.68%) Ansible
2 3 (9.68%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (9.68%) Puppet
3 1 (3.23%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) SaltStack
2 2 (6.45%) IBM
2 2 (6.45%) Teradata
2 2 (6.45%) VMware
3 1 (3.23%) Ericsson
3 1 (3.23%) Google
3 1 (3.23%) hybris
3 1 (3.23%) MuleSoft
3 1 (3.23%) SAP
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