The table below looks at the statistics for Software Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Architecture
England / London
Rank 310 365 364
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -1
Contract jobs citing Software Architecture 94 46 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.48% 0.22% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.26% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 25 36
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £422 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £695 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £355 £425
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -16.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 £50.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
16411 17610 16936
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.50% 84.21% 81.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 11831 12466 12257
Median daily rate £495 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.21% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 211 191
Median hourly rate £32.25 £25.69 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.53% +25.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.99 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Software Architecture as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in London

Software Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Software Architecture Daily Rate Trend in London

Software Architecture
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the London region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Software Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in London

Software Architecture
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Software Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in London

Software Architecture
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 Software Architecture within the London region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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
City of London -5 12 £525 +2.43% 3
Canary Wharf - 4 £575 -
Osterley - 2 £438 -
Software Architecture
England

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Software Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 128 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (38.02%) Java
2 73 (38.02%) Scrum
3 65 (33.85%) TDD
4 50 (26.04%) HTML
5 49 (25.52%) SOA
5 49 (25.52%) JSON
6 48 (25.00%) OO
7 44 (22.92%) Oracle
8 43 (22.40%) REST
9 42 (21.88%) Kanban
10 41 (21.35%) CSS
11 36 (18.75%) HTML5
12 34 (17.71%) RESTful
13 31 (16.15%) AngularJS
13 31 (16.15%) SQL
14 29 (15.10%) J2EE
14 29 (15.10%) JavaScript
14 29 (15.10%) Spring
14 29 (15.10%) CSS3
15 28 (14.58%) Mentoring
15 28 (14.58%) XML
15 28 (14.58%) OOA/OOD
15 28 (14.58%) Prototyping
16 27 (14.06%) UML
16 27 (14.06%) Data Modelling
16 27 (14.06%) Finance
17 25 (13.02%) Configuration Management
18 24 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
18 24 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite

Software Architecture
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 24 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 10 (5.21%) Oracle Workflow
3 8 (4.17%) Apache Spark
3 8 (4.17%) Confluence
3 8 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (2.60%) CMS
4 5 (2.60%) Drupal
4 5 (2.60%) JBoss
5 4 (2.08%) Apache Solr
5 4 (2.08%) Skype for Business
6 3 (1.56%) Liferay
7 2 (1.04%) Apache
7 2 (1.04%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.04%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.04%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.04%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.04%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.04%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.04%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (0.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.56%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 24 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (7.81%) PaaS
3 13 (6.77%) IaaS
4 7 (3.65%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (1.04%) GitHub
6 2 (1.04%) Office 365
6 2 (1.04%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.52%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.52%) SaaS
7 1 (0.52%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 18 (9.38%) Internet
2 13 (6.77%) DMARC
3 11 (5.73%) DKIM
3 11 (5.73%) SMTP
4 9 (4.69%) HTTP
5 8 (4.17%) LDAP
6 4 (2.08%) TCP/IP
6 4 (2.08%) VPN
6 4 (2.08%) WAN
7 3 (1.56%) DHCP
7 3 (1.56%) DNS
7 3 (1.56%) DVB
7 3 (1.56%) Firewall
7 3 (1.56%) LAN
8 2 (1.04%) AMQP
8 2 (1.04%) Skype
9 1 (0.52%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.52%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 1 (0.52%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 1 (0.52%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
2 21 (10.94%) Apache Cassandra
3 19 (9.90%) NoSQL
4 18 (9.38%) MongoDB
5 17 (8.85%) MySQL
6 16 (8.33%) Hadoop
7 15 (7.81%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (5.21%) Big Data
9 9 (4.69%) Data Mining
10 8 (4.17%) Oracle Database
11 5 (2.60%) Apache Hive
11 5 (2.60%) HBase
11 5 (2.60%) Mixpanel
12 4 (2.08%) Endeca
12 4 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (1.56%) Sqoop
14 2 (1.04%) Oracle BI EE
14 2 (1.04%) Oracle Database 10g
14 2 (1.04%) SQL Server
15 1 (0.52%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 23 (11.98%) Git (software)
2 16 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 16 (8.33%) JIRA
3 10 (5.21%) Subversion
4 9 (4.69%) Oracle Forms
5 6 (3.13%) Gradle
5 6 (3.13%) Maven
5 6 (3.13%) Selenium
6 5 (2.60%) CircleCI
6 5 (2.60%) CocoaPods
6 5 (2.60%) git-flow
6 5 (2.60%) IntelliJ
6 5 (2.60%) Travis CI
7 4 (2.08%) GitLab
7 4 (2.08%) Mockito
7 4 (2.08%) Moq
7 4 (2.08%) SpecFlow
7 4 (2.08%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.04%) SonarQube
9 1 (0.52%) webpack
General
1 27 (14.06%) Finance
2 11 (5.73%) Banking
2 11 (5.73%) Marketing
3 5 (2.60%) Investment Banking
4 4 (2.08%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.56%) Automotive
5 3 (1.56%) Electronics
5 3 (1.56%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.04%) Advertising
6 2 (1.04%) Back Office
6 2 (1.04%) Billing
6 2 (1.04%) German Language
6 2 (1.04%) Law
7 1 (0.52%) Front Office
7 1 (0.52%) Games
7 1 (0.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 81 (42.19%) Architect
2 68 (35.42%) Developer
3 20 (10.42%) Java Developer
4 17 (8.85%) Software Architect
5 16 (8.33%) Technical Architect
6 15 (7.81%) Java Architect
7 14 (7.29%) Senior Developer
8 12 (6.25%) AWS Developer
8 12 (6.25%) Digital Architect
8 12 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
9 11 (5.73%) Technical Leader
10 9 (4.69%) Applications Architect
10 9 (4.69%) Lead Architect
11 8 (4.17%) Java Software Architect
11 8 (4.17%) Lead Developer
12 7 (3.65%) Agile Developer
12 7 (3.65%) Cloud Architect
12 7 (3.65%) Infrastructure Architect
12 7 (3.65%) Service Architect
13 6 (3.13%) Senior Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (26.04%) HTML
2 49 (25.52%) JSON
3 43 (22.40%) REST
4 41 (21.35%) CSS
5 36 (18.75%) HTML5
6 34 (17.71%) RESTful
7 31 (16.15%) AngularJS
8 29 (15.10%) CSS3
8 29 (15.10%) J2EE
8 29 (15.10%) Spring
9 28 (14.58%) XML
10 22 (11.46%) Web Services
11 21 (10.94%) Ajax
12 19 (9.90%) Hibernate
13 18 (9.38%) .NET
14 16 (8.33%) XSLT
15 15 (7.81%) Django
15 15 (7.81%) Play Framework
15 15 (7.81%) Ruby on Rails
16 11 (5.73%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 22 (11.46%) Computer Science
2 9 (4.69%) User Experience
3 8 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 8 (4.17%) Semantic Web
3 8 (4.17%) STB
4 7 (3.65%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.65%) Digital TV
5 6 (3.13%) Embedded Systems
6 5 (2.60%) Data Centre
6 5 (2.60%) iPad
6 5 (2.60%) Mathematics
6 5 (2.60%) Virtual Team
7 4 (2.08%) Device Driver
8 3 (1.56%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.56%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.56%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.04%) Life Science
9 2 (1.04%) MPEG
9 2 (1.04%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 21 (10.94%) Linux
2 8 (4.17%) Apple iOS
2 8 (4.17%) Unix
3 3 (1.56%) Android
3 3 (1.56%) Windows
4 2 (1.04%) Solaris
4 2 (1.04%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.52%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (38.02%) Scrum
3 65 (33.85%) TDD
4 49 (25.52%) SOA
5 48 (25.00%) OO
6 42 (21.88%) Kanban
7 28 (14.58%) Mentoring
7 28 (14.58%) OOA/OOD
7 28 (14.58%) Prototyping
8 27 (14.06%) Data Modelling
8 27 (14.06%) UML
9 25 (13.02%) Configuration Management
10 24 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
11 23 (11.98%) TOGAF
11 23 (11.98%) User Stories
12 22 (11.46%) Workflow
13 21 (10.94%) Coaching
13 21 (10.94%) Logical Data Model
13 21 (10.94%) Physical Data Model
14 20 (10.42%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 73 (38.02%) Java
2 31 (16.15%) SQL
3 29 (15.10%) JavaScript
4 21 (10.94%) PL/SQL
5 20 (10.42%) Python
6 19 (9.90%) Ruby
7 17 (8.85%) Scala
8 14 (7.29%) C#
9 11 (5.73%) ActionScript
9 11 (5.73%) C++
10 10 (5.21%) C
11 9 (4.69%) PHP
12 8 (4.17%) Shell Script
13 6 (3.13%) Apple Swift
13 6 (3.13%) Bash Shell
13 6 (3.13%) R
14 5 (2.60%) Objective-C
15 3 (1.56%) Go
16 2 (1.04%) Embedded C
16 2 (1.04%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 22 (11.46%) Security Cleared
2 18 (9.38%) SC Cleared
3 16 (8.33%) Degree
4 13 (6.77%) ISEB
5 12 (6.25%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.52%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.52%) CCNP
6 1 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.52%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.52%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.73%) QA
2 9 (4.69%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 4 (2.08%) SDET
4 1 (0.52%) HMG Infosec
4 1 (0.52%) PA-DSS
4 1 (0.52%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.52%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (3.13%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.60%) Docker
3 3 (1.56%) HDFS
4 2 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.04%) XenApp
5 1 (0.52%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.52%) vCloud
5 1 (0.52%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.52%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (4.17%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.56%) Hadoop YARN
2 3 (1.56%) SCCM
3 2 (1.04%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (1.04%) Puppet
3 2 (1.04%) SCOM
4 1 (0.52%) Ansible
4 1 (0.52%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.52%) Control-M
4 1 (0.52%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.52%) logstash
4 1 (0.52%) Mesos
4 1 (0.52%) MIMEsweeper
4 1 (0.52%) Nagios
4 1 (0.52%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.52%) Opsview
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.52%) Salt
Vendors
1 44 (22.92%) Oracle
2 17 (8.85%) IBM
2 17 (8.85%) Sybase
3 11 (5.73%) Adobe
4 6 (3.13%) Apple
4 6 (3.13%) Microsoft
4 6 (3.13%) Pega
5 5 (2.60%) Atlassian
5 5 (2.60%) Coremetrics
5 5 (2.60%) Google
5 5 (2.60%) SAP
5 5 (2.60%) VMware
6 4 (2.08%) ATG
7 3 (1.56%) Cisco
8 2 (1.04%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.04%) Citrix
8 2 (1.04%) HP
8 2 (1.04%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.04%) Siebel
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