The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Architect
Rank 313 311 327
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +16
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Architect 86 101 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.36% 0.42% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.45% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 59 57
Average daily rate
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£575 £550 £455
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% +20.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £660 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £515 £441 £425
% change year-on-year
+16.71% +3.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £61.00 - £65.00
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21859 22413 24498
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.70% 92.41% 92.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 14991 15271 15886
Average daily rate £425 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 400 461 651
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Senior Architect
England

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -8 10 £625 +26.90% 8
Docklands, London - - - -
Westminster - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Senior Architect
England

Senior Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 32 (17.11%) Oracle
2 30 (16.04%) TOGAF
3 29 (15.51%) Finance
4 26 (13.90%) Enterprise Architecture
5 24 (12.83%) HTML
5 24 (12.83%) Java
6 21 (11.23%) Technical Architecture
7 20 (10.70%) SQL
7 20 (10.70%) CSS
7 20 (10.70%) SOA
8 18 (9.63%) JavaScript
9 17 (9.09%) Banking
10 16 (8.56%) BDD
11 14 (7.49%) Data Architecture
11 14 (7.49%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (7.49%) Zachman Framework
11 14 (7.49%) Middleware
11 14 (7.49%) Data Modelling
12 13 (6.95%) Business Intelligence
12 13 (6.95%) Stakeholder Management
13 12 (6.42%) Ruby
13 12 (6.42%) Open Source
14 11 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails
14 11 (5.88%) Security Architecture
14 11 (5.88%) HTML5
14 11 (5.88%) ITIL
15 10 (5.35%) Degree
16 9 (4.81%) Marketing
16 9 (4.81%) Ajax

Senior Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 8 (4.28%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.14%) Liferay
2 4 (2.14%) Oracle Service Bus
2 4 (2.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (2.14%) Adobe CQ
2 4 (2.14%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (1.60%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (1.60%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (1.07%) Node.js
4 2 (1.07%) CMS
5 1 (0.53%) GemFire
5 1 (0.53%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.53%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (0.53%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.53%) SAS
5 1 (0.53%) Apache
5 1 (0.53%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (3.21%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.60%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.07%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.07%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.53%) MS Office
4 1 (0.53%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 6 (3.21%) Cerner Millennium
2 2 (1.07%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.53%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.53%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.53%) SAP MDM
3 1 (0.53%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.74%) Office 365
2 4 (2.14%) SaaS
2 4 (2.14%) PaaS
3 1 (0.53%) IaaS
3 1 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.74%) Firewall
2 6 (3.21%) Wireless
3 5 (2.67%) Network Security
3 5 (2.67%) HTTP
3 5 (2.67%) SSL
4 4 (2.14%) Extranet
4 4 (2.14%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.14%) FTP
5 3 (1.60%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (1.60%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (1.60%) Multicast
5 3 (1.60%) LAN
5 3 (1.60%) WAN
5 3 (1.60%) MPLS
5 3 (1.60%) OSPF
5 3 (1.60%) BGP
6 2 (1.07%) VoIP
6 2 (1.07%) 4G
7 1 (0.53%) NAS
7 1 (0.53%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.81%) PostgreSQL
1 9 (4.81%) NoSQL
1 9 (4.81%) Big Data
2 7 (3.74%) Oracle Database
2 7 (3.74%) MySQL
3 6 (3.21%) SQL Server
3 6 (3.21%) MongoDB
3 6 (3.21%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (2.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (2.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (2.67%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (2.14%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.60%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.60%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.07%) SSDT
7 2 (1.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.07%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (3.74%) Axure RP
2 6 (3.21%) JUnit
3 4 (2.14%) Selenium
3 4 (2.14%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 3 (1.60%) Hudson
4 3 (1.60%) Maven
4 3 (1.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (1.60%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.07%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.07%) JBehave
5 2 (1.07%) Mockito
5 2 (1.07%) Subversion
5 2 (1.07%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.53%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.53%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.53%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.53%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.53%) Firebug
6 1 (0.53%) Mocha
6 1 (0.53%) Git (software)
General
1 29 (15.51%) Finance
2 17 (9.09%) Banking
3 9 (4.81%) Marketing
4 7 (3.74%) Investment Banking
5 6 (3.21%) Back Office
6 5 (2.67%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.67%) German Language
7 4 (2.14%) Retail
8 3 (1.60%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (1.07%) Front Office
9 2 (1.07%) Legal
9 2 (1.07%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.07%) Billing
9 2 (1.07%) Dutch Language
9 2 (1.07%) French Language
10 1 (0.53%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.53%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.53%) Automotive
10 1 (0.53%) Advertising
10 1 (0.53%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (12.83%) HTML
2 20 (10.70%) CSS
3 14 (7.49%) Middleware
4 11 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails
4 11 (5.88%) HTML5
5 9 (4.81%) Ajax
5 9 (4.81%) CSS3
6 8 (4.28%) REST
6 8 (4.28%) jQuery
6 8 (4.28%) .NET
7 7 (3.74%) Spring
7 7 (3.74%) JSON
8 5 (2.67%) J2EE
9 4 (2.14%) ASP.NET
9 4 (2.14%) Sass
9 4 (2.14%) AngularJS
10 3 (1.60%) XML
10 3 (1.60%) Spring MVC
10 3 (1.60%) Oracle Fusion
10 3 (1.60%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.42%) Open Source
2 6 (3.21%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (3.21%) Management Information System
2 6 (3.21%) PACS
3 4 (2.14%) Mainframe
3 4 (2.14%) Mobile App
3 4 (2.14%) Market Risk
4 3 (1.60%) RIA
4 3 (1.60%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.60%) Mobile Payment
4 3 (1.60%) NHS
5 2 (1.07%) PMI
5 2 (1.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.07%) Fixed Income
5 2 (1.07%) Equities
5 2 (1.07%) Cryptography
5 2 (1.07%) PKI
5 2 (1.07%) Derivative
5 2 (1.07%) Psychology
5 2 (1.07%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.28%) UNIX
1 8 (4.28%) Linux
2 7 (3.74%) Windows
3 4 (2.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (2.14%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.60%) Android
4 3 (1.60%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.07%) HPUX
5 2 (1.07%) Solaris
6 1 (0.53%) AIX
6 1 (0.53%) VMS
6 1 (0.53%) zOS
6 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.53%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.53%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (16.04%) TOGAF
2 26 (13.90%) Enterprise Architecture
3 21 (11.23%) Technical Architecture
4 20 (10.70%) SOA
5 16 (8.56%) BDD
6 14 (7.49%) Data Architecture
6 14 (7.49%) Data Modelling
6 14 (7.49%) Zachman Framework
6 14 (7.49%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (6.95%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (6.95%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (5.88%) ITIL
8 11 (5.88%) Security Architecture
8 11 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (4.81%) Migration
9 9 (4.81%) Risk Management
10 8 (4.28%) MVC
10 8 (4.28%) Scrum
10 8 (4.28%) TDD
10 8 (4.28%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (12.83%) Java
2 20 (10.70%) SQL
3 18 (9.63%) JavaScript
4 12 (6.42%) Ruby
5 8 (4.28%) C#
6 3 (1.60%) C++
6 3 (1.60%) PL/SQL
6 3 (1.60%) Scala
7 2 (1.07%) XPath
7 2 (1.07%) C
7 2 (1.07%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.07%) PHP
8 1 (0.53%) Python
8 1 (0.53%) PHP5
8 1 (0.53%) Groovy
8 1 (0.53%) CoffeeScript
8 1 (0.53%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (5.35%) Degree
2 7 (3.74%) CISSP
3 6 (3.21%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (3.21%) CCIE
3 6 (3.21%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.21%) CISA
3 6 (3.21%) CISM
4 3 (1.60%) MCTS
4 3 (1.60%) MCITP
4 3 (1.60%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.07%) CCNP
5 2 (1.07%) CCNA
5 2 (1.07%) CCDA
5 2 (1.07%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (1.07%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.53%) CCDP
6 1 (0.53%) RHCE
6 1 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.14%) Basel III
2 3 (1.60%) SLA
3 1 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.53%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.60%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.53%) vSphere
3 1 (0.53%) Nmap
3 1 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.53%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (2.67%) Puppet
2 1 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.53%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (17.11%) Oracle
2 9 (4.81%) Cerner
3 8 (4.28%) Juniper
3 8 (4.28%) Cisco
4 7 (3.74%) SAP
5 6 (3.21%) Adobe
6 5 (2.67%) Microsoft
6 5 (2.67%) CheckPoint
7 4 (2.14%) EMC
7 4 (2.14%) Citrix
8 3 (1.60%) Informatica
8 3 (1.60%) HP
8 3 (1.60%) Kronos
9 2 (1.07%) McAfee
9 2 (1.07%) Brocade
9 2 (1.07%) 3PAR
9 2 (1.07%) VMware
9 2 (1.07%) Siebel
9 2 (1.07%) Sybase
9 2 (1.07%) Business Objects
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