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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Architect
Rank 319 314 333
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +19
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Architect 92 111 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.39% 0.44% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.48% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 61 54
Average daily rate
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£575 £550 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% +18.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £385 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £800 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £538 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+19.44% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £61.00 - £65.00
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
22045 23287 24756
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.54% 92.78% 93.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 14996 15957 16253
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 £265
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 425 446 630
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.52
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -0.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.98%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +13 16 £625 +19.04% 9
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 20 August 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 39 (20.63%) Oracle
2 33 (17.46%) TOGAF
3 32 (16.93%) Finance
4 30 (15.87%) Enterprise Architecture
5 25 (13.23%) Technical Architecture
6 23 (12.17%) Java
7 21 (11.11%) SOA
8 18 (9.52%) SQL
9 17 (8.99%) Banking
10 16 (8.47%) HTML
11 15 (7.94%) Data Modelling
11 15 (7.94%) Zachman Framework
12 14 (7.41%) Middleware
13 13 (6.88%) Business Intelligence
13 13 (6.88%) Stakeholder Management
13 13 (6.88%) Security Cleared
14 12 (6.35%) Security Architecture
14 12 (6.35%) CSS
15 11 (5.82%) ITIL
15 11 (5.82%) JavaScript
15 11 (5.82%) Migration
15 11 (5.82%) Data Architecture
16 10 (5.29%) Open Source
16 10 (5.29%) HTML5
16 10 (5.29%) BDD
16 10 (5.29%) Big Data
16 10 (5.29%) Analytics
17 9 (4.76%) Cerner
17 9 (4.76%) UML
17 9 (4.76%) Scrum

Senior Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (4.23%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.12%) Liferay
2 4 (2.12%) Oracle Service Bus
2 4 (2.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (2.12%) Adobe CQ
2 4 (2.12%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (1.59%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (1.06%) Node.js
5 1 (0.53%) GemFire
5 1 (0.53%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.53%) SAS
5 1 (0.53%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (1.59%) MS Excel
1 3 (1.59%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.06%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.53%) MS Office
3 1 (0.53%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 6 (3.17%) Cerner Millennium
2 1 (0.53%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.53%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (0.53%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.53%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.53%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.53%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.53%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.53%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.53%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.53%) SAP SCM
2 1 (0.53%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.70%) Office 365
2 4 (2.12%) SaaS
2 4 (2.12%) PaaS
3 1 (0.53%) IaaS
3 1 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.70%) Firewall
2 6 (3.17%) Wireless
3 5 (2.65%) Network Security
3 5 (2.65%) HTTP
4 4 (2.12%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.12%) FTP
4 4 (2.12%) SSL
4 4 (2.12%) Extranet
5 3 (1.59%) MPLS
5 3 (1.59%) OSPF
5 3 (1.59%) BGP
5 3 (1.59%) WAN
5 3 (1.59%) LAN
5 3 (1.59%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (1.59%) Multicast
5 3 (1.59%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (1.06%) 4G
7 1 (0.53%) NAS
7 1 (0.53%) 2G
7 1 (0.53%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.29%) Big Data
2 9 (4.76%) NoSQL
3 7 (3.70%) MongoDB
3 7 (3.70%) Oracle Database
4 6 (3.17%) MySQL
4 6 (3.17%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (2.65%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (2.65%) SQL Server
5 5 (2.65%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (2.65%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (2.65%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (2.65%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (2.12%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.12%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.53%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.53%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (2.12%) Selenium
2 3 (1.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (1.59%) TeamCity
2 3 (1.59%) Maven
2 3 (1.59%) Axure RP
2 3 (1.59%) Hudson
3 2 (1.06%) Cucumber
3 2 (1.06%) JBehave
3 2 (1.06%) Mockito
3 2 (1.06%) JUnit
4 1 (0.53%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (0.53%) Subversion
4 1 (0.53%) JIRA
4 1 (0.53%) TortoiseSVN
4 1 (0.53%) Firebug
4 1 (0.53%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (0.53%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.53%) Sublime Text
General
1 32 (16.93%) Finance
2 17 (8.99%) Banking
3 9 (4.76%) Marketing
4 8 (4.23%) Investment Banking
4 8 (4.23%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.17%) Back Office
6 5 (2.65%) German Language
7 4 (2.12%) Retail
8 3 (1.59%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.06%) Front Office
9 2 (1.06%) Dutch Language
9 2 (1.06%) French Language
10 1 (0.53%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.53%) Electronics
10 1 (0.53%) Advertising
10 1 (0.53%) Military
10 1 (0.53%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.53%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (8.47%) HTML
2 14 (7.41%) Middleware
3 12 (6.35%) CSS
4 10 (5.29%) HTML5
5 8 (4.23%) CSS3
5 8 (4.23%) Ajax
5 8 (4.23%) Ruby on Rails
5 8 (4.23%) .NET
6 7 (3.70%) REST
6 7 (3.70%) JSON
6 7 (3.70%) jQuery
7 6 (3.17%) J2EE
8 4 (2.12%) Oracle Fusion
8 4 (2.12%) Spring
9 3 (1.59%) Backbone.js
9 3 (1.59%) AngularJS
9 3 (1.59%) ASP.NET
9 3 (1.59%) XML
10 2 (1.06%) DOM
10 2 (1.06%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.29%) Open Source
2 8 (4.23%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.70%) PACS
3 7 (3.70%) CESG
4 6 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.12%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.12%) Market Risk
5 4 (2.12%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.59%) NHS
6 3 (1.59%) Data Integration
6 3 (1.59%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (1.06%) PMI
7 2 (1.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.06%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.06%) Equities
7 2 (1.06%) Cryptography
7 2 (1.06%) PKI
7 2 (1.06%) Derivative
8 1 (0.53%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.53%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.23%) Linux
2 6 (3.17%) UNIX
2 6 (3.17%) Windows
3 5 (2.65%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.12%) Android
4 4 (2.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.59%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.06%) HPUX
6 2 (1.06%) Solaris
6 2 (1.06%) VMS
7 1 (0.53%) zOS
7 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.53%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.53%) VME
7 1 (0.53%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (17.46%) TOGAF
2 30 (15.87%) Enterprise Architecture
3 25 (13.23%) Technical Architecture
4 21 (11.11%) SOA
5 15 (7.94%) Data Modelling
5 15 (7.94%) Zachman Framework
6 13 (6.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (6.88%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (6.35%) Security Architecture
8 11 (5.82%) Data Architecture
8 11 (5.82%) ITIL
8 11 (5.82%) Migration
9 10 (5.29%) BDD
9 10 (5.29%) Analytics
10 9 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (4.76%) UML
10 9 (4.76%) Scrum
10 9 (4.76%) Risk Management
11 8 (4.23%) Configuration Management
11 8 (4.23%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (12.17%) Java
2 18 (9.52%) SQL
3 11 (5.82%) JavaScript
4 8 (4.23%) Ruby
5 5 (2.65%) C#
6 3 (1.59%) PL/SQL
6 3 (1.59%) Scala
7 2 (1.06%) CoffeeScript
7 2 (1.06%) TypeScript
7 2 (1.06%) XPath
7 2 (1.06%) C
7 2 (1.06%) C++
7 2 (1.06%) PHP
8 1 (0.53%) Python
8 1 (0.53%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 13 (6.88%) Security Cleared
2 8 (4.23%) CISSP
3 7 (3.70%) CISA
3 7 (3.70%) CISM
3 7 (3.70%) Degree
3 7 (3.70%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.65%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (2.65%) CCIE
5 4 (2.12%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.59%) MCTS
6 3 (1.59%) MCITP
7 2 (1.06%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (1.06%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.06%) CCNP
7 2 (1.06%) CCNA
7 2 (1.06%) CCDA
8 1 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.53%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.12%) Basel III
2 3 (1.59%) SLA
3 2 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.06%) QA
4 1 (0.53%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 3 (1.59%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.53%) vSphere
2 1 (0.53%) Nmap
2 1 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.53%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (3.17%) Puppet
2 1 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.53%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 39 (20.63%) Oracle
2 9 (4.76%) Cerner
3 8 (4.23%) Juniper
4 7 (3.70%) SAP
4 7 (3.70%) Cisco
5 6 (3.17%) Microsoft
6 5 (2.65%) Siebel
6 5 (2.65%) CheckPoint
7 4 (2.12%) Adobe
7 4 (2.12%) EMC
7 4 (2.12%) Citrix
8 3 (1.59%) Informatica
8 3 (1.59%) VMware
8 3 (1.59%) Kronos
9 2 (1.06%) Brocade
9 2 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.06%) McAfee
9 2 (1.06%) 3PAR
9 2 (1.06%) NetApp
9 2 (1.06%) Red Hat
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