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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Architect
Rank 333 308 337
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +29
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Architect 69 96 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.32% 0.43% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.46% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 66 26
Average daily rate
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£525 £550 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% -4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £381
10% offered a daily rate of more than £800 £750 £775
UK excluding London average daily rate £600 £500 £525
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £37.50
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
19804 20828 19241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.62% 92.96% 93.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 13695 14255 13119
Average daily rate £450 £425 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 359 399 399
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.25 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +4 6 £450 -36.84% 2
Canary Wharf - - - -
Bromley - - - -
West Drayton - - - -
Senior Architect
England

Senior Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 40 (23.39%) Finance
2 32 (18.71%) TOGAF
3 28 (16.37%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (16.37%) User Experience
4 24 (14.04%) Stakeholder Management
4 24 (14.04%) Enterprise Architecture
5 21 (12.28%) Java
5 21 (12.28%) .NET
5 21 (12.28%) Ruby
6 18 (10.53%) Mentoring
7 17 (9.94%) Oracle
7 17 (9.94%) HTML
7 17 (9.94%) Banking
7 17 (9.94%) Information Architecture
7 17 (9.94%) Security Cleared
8 16 (9.36%) ITIL
9 15 (8.77%) Data Modelling
9 15 (8.77%) Business Intelligence
9 15 (8.77%) Analytics
10 14 (8.19%) Big Data
10 14 (8.19%) Data Architecture
10 14 (8.19%) E-Commerce
10 14 (8.19%) CSS
10 14 (8.19%) Project Management
11 13 (7.60%) C#
11 13 (7.60%) SOA
11 13 (7.60%) Ruby on Rails
11 13 (7.60%) Open Source
12 12 (7.02%) Data Governance
13 11 (6.43%) Scrum

Senior Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 5 (2.92%) Adobe CQ
2 3 (1.75%) JBoss
3 2 (1.17%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.17%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.17%) Documentum
4 1 (0.58%) SAS
4 1 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.58%) CMS
4 1 (0.58%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (0.58%) Node.js
4 1 (0.58%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.58%) IIS
4 1 (0.58%) Apache
4 1 (0.58%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 7 (4.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 5 (2.92%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.34%) OmniGraffle
4 3 (1.75%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.58%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.58%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.17%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.17%) SAP SCM
2 1 (0.58%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.58%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.58%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.58%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.58%) SAP PP
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.51%) SaaS
2 5 (2.92%) PaaS
3 2 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.58%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.34%) Network Security
1 4 (2.34%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (1.75%) AMQP
2 3 (1.75%) WAN
3 1 (0.58%) HTTP
3 1 (0.58%) SAN
3 1 (0.58%) Internet
3 1 (0.58%) Firewall
3 1 (0.58%) Wireless
3 1 (0.58%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (0.58%) LAN
3 1 (0.58%) WLAN
3 1 (0.58%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.19%) Big Data
2 9 (5.26%) DataStage
3 8 (4.68%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (4.68%) SQL Server
3 8 (4.68%) NoSQL
4 5 (2.92%) MongoDB
4 5 (2.92%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (2.34%) Hadoop
5 4 (2.34%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.75%) MySQL
7 2 (1.17%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (1.17%) Oracle OWB
7 2 (1.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.17%) DB2
7 2 (1.17%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.17%) SAP BW
7 2 (1.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.17%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.58%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 5 (2.92%) Axure RP
2 4 (2.34%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (1.17%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.58%) YourKit
4 1 (0.58%) ProC
4 1 (0.58%) Subversion
4 1 (0.58%) Maven
4 1 (0.58%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.58%) Selenium
4 1 (0.58%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 40 (23.39%) Finance
2 17 (9.94%) Banking
3 6 (3.51%) Law
3 6 (3.51%) Investment Banking
4 5 (2.92%) Marketing
5 4 (2.34%) Automotive
6 3 (1.75%) Retail
6 3 (1.75%) Publishing
7 2 (1.17%) Games
7 2 (1.17%) Legal
8 1 (0.58%) French Language
8 1 (0.58%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.58%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (12.28%) .NET
2 17 (9.94%) HTML
3 14 (8.19%) CSS
4 13 (7.60%) Ruby on Rails
5 5 (2.92%) REST
5 5 (2.92%) Ajax
5 5 (2.92%) Web Services
5 5 (2.92%) XML
6 4 (2.34%) JSON
6 4 (2.34%) XHTML
6 4 (2.34%) CSS3
6 4 (2.34%) Play Framework
6 4 (2.34%) HTML5
6 4 (2.34%) Django
7 3 (1.75%) Java EE
8 2 (1.17%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.17%) SOAP
8 2 (1.17%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.17%) Apache Flex
9 1 (0.58%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 28 (16.37%) User Experience
2 13 (7.60%) Open Source
3 8 (4.68%) Data Structures
4 6 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.51%) Fixed Income
5 5 (2.92%) RIA
6 4 (2.34%) Psychology
6 4 (2.34%) Human Factors
6 4 (2.34%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.75%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (1.17%) Derivative
8 2 (1.17%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.17%) Physics
8 2 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.17%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.17%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.58%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.58%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.58%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.34%) UNIX
2 3 (1.75%) Android
3 2 (1.17%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.58%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.58%) Windows
4 1 (0.58%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (18.71%) TOGAF
2 28 (16.37%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (14.04%) Stakeholder Management
3 24 (14.04%) Enterprise Architecture
4 18 (10.53%) Mentoring
5 17 (9.94%) Information Architecture
6 16 (9.36%) ITIL
7 15 (8.77%) Data Modelling
7 15 (8.77%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (8.77%) Analytics
8 14 (8.19%) Project Management
8 14 (8.19%) E-Commerce
8 14 (8.19%) Data Architecture
9 13 (7.60%) SOA
10 12 (7.02%) Data Governance
11 11 (6.43%) BDD
11 11 (6.43%) Scrum
12 10 (5.85%) Service Management
13 9 (5.26%) DevOps
14 8 (4.68%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 21 (12.28%) Java
1 21 (12.28%) Ruby
2 13 (7.60%) C#
3 11 (6.43%) JavaScript
4 8 (4.68%) SQL
5 7 (4.09%) C++
5 7 (4.09%) Python
6 6 (3.51%) Scala
7 2 (1.17%) R
7 2 (1.17%) Groovy
7 2 (1.17%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.58%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.58%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.58%) Clojure
8 1 (0.58%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.58%) Perl
8 1 (0.58%) PHP
8 1 (0.58%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (9.94%) Security Cleared
2 11 (6.43%) Degree
3 6 (3.51%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.92%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (2.34%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.34%) CCIE
6 3 (1.75%) CCNP
6 3 (1.75%) CCNA
6 3 (1.75%) CCDA
6 3 (1.75%) CCDP
6 3 (1.75%) CCA
6 3 (1.75%) CCDE
7 1 (0.58%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.17%) QA
2 1 (0.58%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.58%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.58%) Docker
2 1 (0.58%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.17%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.58%) Salt
2 1 (0.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.58%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (9.94%) Oracle
2 8 (4.68%) Adobe
3 7 (4.09%) SAP
4 6 (3.51%) Informatica
4 6 (3.51%) Microsoft
5 5 (2.92%) Cisco
6 4 (2.34%) EMC
6 4 (2.34%) Pega
7 3 (1.75%) Teradata
7 3 (1.75%) Cognos
8 2 (1.17%) Business Objects
8 2 (1.17%) Vignette
8 2 (1.17%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.17%) VMware
8 2 (1.17%) Netezza
8 2 (1.17%) Tableau
9 1 (0.58%) Eloqua
9 1 (0.58%) Vertica
9 1 (0.58%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.58%) Talend
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