The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Architect
Rank 340 318 315
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Architect 80 89 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.34% 0.38% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.41% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 59 61
Average daily rate
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£500 £575 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% +4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £700 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £523 £441
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +18.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £61.00 -
Senior 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
21603 21834 22464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.14% 92.84% 92.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 15097 14934 15284
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 354 404 467
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -13.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Senior Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Architect in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Architect Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior Architect
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Senior Architect Daily Rate Trend in London

Senior Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Architect across the London region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

Senior Architect Daily Rate Histogram in London

Senior Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Senior Architect across the London region.

Senior Architect Hourly Rate Trend in London

Senior 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 Senior Architect within the London region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015. 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 -5 22 £524 -16.10% 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £469 - 1
Canary Wharf - 2 - -
Senior Architect
England

Senior Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Senior 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 Senior Architect in their job title.

1 36 (22.64%) Finance
2 33 (20.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 31 (19.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 29 (18.24%) TOGAF
5 27 (16.98%) SOA
6 25 (15.72%) Oracle
6 25 (15.72%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (13.84%) SQL
8 19 (11.95%) Banking
8 19 (11.95%) Data Architecture
9 18 (11.32%) Mentoring
9 18 (11.32%) Microsoft
10 17 (10.69%) Ruby
10 17 (10.69%) Big Data
11 16 (10.06%) Validation
11 16 (10.06%) ITIL
11 16 (10.06%) Data Modelling
12 15 (9.43%) PRINCE2
12 15 (9.43%) Java
12 15 (9.43%) Ruby on Rails
12 15 (9.43%) SaaS
12 15 (9.43%) User Experience
13 14 (8.81%) PaaS
13 14 (8.81%) Business Analysis
13 14 (8.81%) Change Management
14 13 (8.18%) HTML
14 13 (8.18%) Web Services
14 13 (8.18%) Business Intelligence
14 13 (8.18%) BDD
15 12 (7.55%) Analytics

Senior Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Senior 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 Senior Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (5.66%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.77%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.26%) Confluence
3 2 (1.26%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.26%) Eucalyptus
3 2 (1.26%) Node.js
3 2 (1.26%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.63%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.63%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.63%) SAS
4 1 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.63%) CMS
4 1 (0.63%) PegaRULES
4 1 (0.63%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.63%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.63%) IIS
4 1 (0.63%) Apache
4 1 (0.63%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.63%) MQSeries
Applications
1 8 (5.03%) MS Visio
2 7 (4.40%) MS Excel
3 6 (3.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.63%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.63%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.63%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (3.14%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (1.26%) SAP SCM
3 1 (0.63%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (0.63%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
3 1 (0.63%) Cordys
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.63%) BigMachines
3 1 (0.63%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 1 (0.63%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.63%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.63%) SAP PP
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.63%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.63%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (9.43%) SaaS
2 14 (8.81%) PaaS
3 6 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (3.14%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.26%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.26%) IaaS
6 1 (0.63%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.63%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.63%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.63%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.63%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.77%) LAN
1 6 (3.77%) WAN
1 6 (3.77%) Firewall
1 6 (3.77%) Network Security
1 6 (3.77%) Software-Defined Networking
2 5 (3.14%) NetScaler
2 5 (3.14%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (3.14%) VLAN
2 5 (3.14%) VPN
2 5 (3.14%) SSL
2 5 (3.14%) MPLS
3 4 (2.52%) SNMP
3 4 (2.52%) SAN
3 4 (2.52%) SMTP
4 3 (1.89%) Wireless
5 2 (1.26%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (1.26%) WLAN
6 1 (0.63%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.69%) Big Data
2 10 (6.29%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (5.66%) NoSQL
4 7 (4.40%) SQL Server
5 6 (3.77%) MongoDB
6 5 (3.14%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (3.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (3.14%) DataStage
6 5 (3.14%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.52%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (2.52%) MySQL
7 4 (2.52%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.89%) QlikView
8 3 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.89%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.89%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.26%) Redis
9 2 (1.26%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.26%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 4 (2.52%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.89%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 3 (1.89%) Axure RP
3 2 (1.26%) JIRA
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.63%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.63%) Mockito
4 1 (0.63%) JUnit
4 1 (0.63%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.63%) Maven
General
1 36 (22.64%) Finance
2 19 (11.95%) Banking
3 5 (3.14%) Investment Banking
3 5 (3.14%) Marketing
4 4 (2.52%) Retail
5 3 (1.89%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.89%) Legal
6 2 (1.26%) Publishing
6 2 (1.26%) Games
6 2 (1.26%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.63%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.63%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.43%) Ruby on Rails
2 13 (8.18%) HTML
2 13 (8.18%) Web Services
3 12 (7.55%) CSS
4 10 (6.29%) .NET
5 6 (3.77%) HTML5
5 6 (3.77%) REST
6 5 (3.14%) CSS3
6 5 (3.14%) JSON
6 5 (3.14%) Django
6 5 (3.14%) Ajax
6 5 (3.14%) Play Framework
7 4 (2.52%) Middleware
7 4 (2.52%) XML
7 4 (2.52%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.26%) RESTful
8 2 (1.26%) Visualforce
8 2 (1.26%) J2EE
8 2 (1.26%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.26%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.43%) User Experience
2 10 (6.29%) Data Centre
3 6 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (3.14%) Public Cloud
4 5 (3.14%) Client/Server
4 5 (3.14%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.14%) RIA
5 4 (2.52%) PKI
5 4 (2.52%) Data Integration
6 3 (1.89%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.89%) N-Tier
6 3 (1.89%) Enterprise Cloud
6 3 (1.89%) BYOD
6 3 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.26%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.26%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.26%) Physics
7 2 (1.26%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.26%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.63%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.66%) Windows
2 5 (3.14%) UNIX
3 4 (2.52%) Android
4 3 (1.89%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.63%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (20.75%) Stakeholder Management
2 31 (19.50%) Enterprise Architecture
3 29 (18.24%) TOGAF
4 27 (16.98%) SOA
5 25 (15.72%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (11.95%) Data Architecture
7 18 (11.32%) Mentoring
8 16 (10.06%) Validation
8 16 (10.06%) Data Modelling
8 16 (10.06%) ITIL
9 15 (9.43%) PRINCE2
10 14 (8.81%) Change Management
10 14 (8.81%) Business Analysis
11 13 (8.18%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (8.18%) BDD
12 12 (7.55%) Analytics
12 12 (7.55%) Scrum
13 11 (6.92%) Project Management
13 11 (6.92%) Data Governance
14 10 (6.29%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (13.84%) SQL
2 17 (10.69%) Ruby
3 15 (9.43%) Java
4 11 (6.92%) JavaScript
5 7 (4.40%) Scala
6 5 (3.14%) C#
7 3 (1.89%) Groovy
8 2 (1.26%) Apex Code
8 2 (1.26%) Clojure
8 2 (1.26%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.63%) C++
9 1 (0.63%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.63%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.63%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.63%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.63%) R
9 1 (0.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (6.29%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (4.40%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (3.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (3.14%) Degree
4 4 (2.52%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.52%) VCAP
4 4 (2.52%) Microsoft Certified Master
4 4 (2.52%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 4 (2.52%) CCNP
4 4 (2.52%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (1.26%) CCIE
6 1 (0.63%) MCSD
6 1 (0.63%) MCTS
6 1 (0.63%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.63%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.52%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.89%) QA
4 2 (1.26%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (6.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (4.40%) Active Directory
3 5 (3.14%) Hyper-V
3 5 (3.14%) vSphere
4 4 (2.52%) vCloud
5 2 (1.26%) Docker
6 1 (0.63%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.63%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (2.52%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.89%) Puppet
3 2 (1.26%) Salt
Vendors
1 25 (15.72%) Oracle
2 18 (11.32%) Microsoft
3 11 (6.92%) Cisco
3 11 (6.92%) IBM
4 10 (6.29%) VMware
5 7 (4.40%) HP
5 7 (4.40%) Informatica
6 6 (3.77%) Juniper
6 6 (3.77%) CheckPoint
7 5 (3.14%) Brocade
7 5 (3.14%) PeopleSoft
7 5 (3.14%) SAP
7 5 (3.14%) Citrix
8 4 (2.52%) Pega
8 4 (2.52%) CommVault
8 4 (2.52%) Dell
8 4 (2.52%) Adobe
8 4 (2.52%) 3PAR
8 4 (2.52%) F5
8 4 (2.52%) Tableau
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