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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Architecture
Rank 362 380 355
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -25
Contract jobs citing Software Architecture 47 44 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.18% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.23% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 36 15
Average daily rate
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£500 £444 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% -1.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £375 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £725 £660
UK excluding London average daily rate £538 £398 £375
% change year-on-year
+35.22% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -
Software Architecture
England

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
17875 18829 16333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.53% 77.63% 76.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 13142 13090 11224
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 209 231 320
Average hourly rate £20.50 £23.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.76% -12.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.50 £13.41
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £76.50 £53.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Software Architecture across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 December 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Architecture within the London region over the 3 months to 19 December 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 0 9 £575 +43.75% 5
Hammersmith - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Software Architecture
England

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Software Architecture also 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 that cited Software Architecture.

1 73 (56.15%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (29.23%) Java
2 38 (29.23%) OO
3 34 (26.15%) HTML
4 31 (23.85%) Finance
5 30 (23.08%) Scrum
6 29 (22.31%) .NET
6 29 (22.31%) Linux
7 28 (21.54%) C++
8 27 (20.77%) REST
9 26 (20.00%) Degree
10 25 (19.23%) SQL
11 24 (18.46%) JavaScript
12 23 (17.69%) Continuous Integration
13 22 (16.92%) C#
14 21 (16.15%) Ruby
14 21 (16.15%) TDD
14 21 (16.15%) Banking
15 20 (15.38%) Oracle
15 20 (15.38%) Web Services
15 20 (15.38%) Open Source
16 19 (14.62%) CSS
16 19 (14.62%) Front Office
16 19 (14.62%) Software Engineering
17 18 (13.85%) Computer Science
17 18 (13.85%) Microsoft
17 18 (13.85%) Analytical Skills
18 17 (13.08%) Mentoring
18 17 (13.08%) HTML5
18 17 (13.08%) MVC

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Software Architecture also 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 that cited Software Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (8.46%) JBoss
2 9 (6.92%) Node.js
3 8 (6.15%) Apache
4 7 (5.38%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.31%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.54%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.77%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.77%) Jetty
7 1 (0.77%) nginx
7 1 (0.77%) Confluence
7 1 (0.77%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.77%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.77%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.77%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.77%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (3.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.77%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.77%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.85%) GitHub
2 3 (2.31%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.31%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.54%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.54%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (1.54%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (1.54%) Route 53
3 2 (1.54%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 2 (1.54%) ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.38%) Firewall
1 7 (5.38%) LDAP
2 4 (3.08%) ZigBee
3 2 (1.54%) VPN
3 2 (1.54%) AMQP
4 1 (0.77%) Network Security
4 1 (0.77%) NAS
4 1 (0.77%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (0.77%) DVB
4 1 (0.77%) Internet
4 1 (0.77%) SSL
4 1 (0.77%) SAN
4 1 (0.77%) LAN
4 1 (0.77%) WAN
4 1 (0.77%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.77%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.23%) MySQL
1 12 (9.23%) Oracle Database
2 11 (8.46%) NoSQL
3 10 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (6.15%) MongoDB
5 7 (5.38%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (4.62%) Relational Database
7 5 (3.85%) Oracle Exadata
8 4 (3.08%) SQL Server
8 4 (3.08%) InterSystems Cache
9 3 (2.31%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (2.31%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.54%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (1.54%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.77%) Redis
11 1 (0.77%) Oracle ODI
11 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.77%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 14 (10.77%) Git (software)
2 12 (9.23%) Subversion
2 12 (9.23%) Selenium
2 12 (9.23%) Jenkins
3 11 (8.46%) Maven
4 8 (6.15%) Eclipse
5 7 (5.38%) Hudson
5 7 (5.38%) RSpec
5 7 (5.38%) JIRA
5 7 (5.38%) JUnit
6 6 (4.62%) Mercurial
7 4 (3.08%) Bugzilla
7 4 (3.08%) Redmine
8 3 (2.31%) Gradle
8 3 (2.31%) Gerrit
8 3 (2.31%) ClearCase
8 3 (2.31%) Ant
9 2 (1.54%) yacc
9 2 (1.54%) ANTLR
9 2 (1.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 31 (23.85%) Finance
2 21 (16.15%) Banking
3 19 (14.62%) Front Office
4 13 (10.00%) Investment Banking
5 5 (3.85%) Law
5 5 (3.85%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.77%) Marketing
6 1 (0.77%) French Language
Job Titles
1 50 (38.46%) Developer
2 34 (26.15%) Architect
3 12 (9.23%) Solutions Architect
4 11 (8.46%) Java Developer
4 11 (8.46%) Senior Developer
5 10 (7.69%) Software Engineer
6 8 (6.15%) C# Developer
7 7 (5.38%) Digital Architect
7 7 (5.38%) Senior Architect
8 6 (4.62%) Technical Architect
8 6 (4.62%) Web Developer
8 6 (4.62%) Technical Leader
9 5 (3.85%) C++ Software Engineer
9 5 (3.85%) Quantitative Developer
9 5 (3.85%) Analyst
10 4 (3.08%) Lead Developer
10 4 (3.08%) Software Architect
10 4 (3.08%) Front Office Developer
10 4 (3.08%) Lead Architect
10 4 (3.08%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (26.15%) HTML
2 29 (22.31%) .NET
3 27 (20.77%) REST
4 20 (15.38%) Web Services
5 19 (14.62%) CSS
6 17 (13.08%) HTML5
7 16 (12.31%) Spring
8 15 (11.54%) JSON
9 14 (10.77%) Ruby on Rails
9 14 (10.77%) WPF
10 13 (10.00%) Ajax
11 11 (8.46%) jQuery
12 10 (7.69%) JMS
12 10 (7.69%) SOAP
13 9 (6.92%) LAMP
13 9 (6.92%) JDBC
13 9 (6.92%) XML
14 8 (6.15%) JPA
14 8 (6.15%) Task Parallel Library
15 7 (5.38%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.38%) Open Source
2 18 (13.85%) Computer Science
2 18 (13.85%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (8.46%) User Experience
4 10 (7.69%) Algorithms
5 9 (6.92%) Physics
6 8 (6.15%) Mathematics
6 8 (6.15%) Data Structures
7 4 (3.08%) Client/Server
8 3 (2.31%) STB
8 3 (2.31%) Fixed Income
8 3 (2.31%) Market Risk
8 3 (2.31%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.54%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.54%) Video Editing
9 2 (1.54%) Statistics
10 1 (0.77%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.77%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.77%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 29 (22.31%) Linux
2 12 (9.23%) Windows
3 11 (8.46%) UNIX
4 6 (4.62%) Debian
5 2 (1.54%) Solaris
5 2 (1.54%) Android
5 2 (1.54%) CentOS
5 2 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.54%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.77%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.77%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.77%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (56.15%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (29.23%) OO
3 30 (23.08%) Scrum
4 23 (17.69%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (16.15%) TDD
6 19 (14.62%) Software Engineering
7 17 (13.08%) Mentoring
7 17 (13.08%) MVC
8 15 (11.54%) Configuration Management
9 14 (10.77%) Multithreading
10 13 (10.00%) Pair Programming
10 13 (10.00%) OOD
11 12 (9.23%) Refactoring
11 12 (9.23%) Analytics
12 11 (8.46%) Risk Management
13 10 (7.69%) Unit Testing
14 9 (6.92%) BDD
14 9 (6.92%) Data Protection
14 9 (6.92%) SOA
14 9 (6.92%) UML
Programming Languages
1 38 (29.23%) Java
2 28 (21.54%) C++
3 25 (19.23%) SQL
4 24 (18.46%) JavaScript
5 22 (16.92%) C#
6 21 (16.15%) Ruby
7 17 (13.08%) Python
8 16 (12.31%) C
9 7 (5.38%) XAML
9 7 (5.38%) PHP
10 5 (3.85%) Scala
11 4 (3.08%) PL/SQL
11 4 (3.08%) Bash Shell
12 3 (2.31%) Embedded C
12 3 (2.31%) Perl
13 1 (0.77%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.77%) Groovy
13 1 (0.77%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 26 (20.00%) Degree
2 5 (3.85%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.54%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.77%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.77%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.54%) QA
2 2 (1.54%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (2.31%) Varnish
1 3 (2.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.54%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.54%) vCloud
3 1 (0.77%) XenApp
3 1 (0.77%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.77%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.77%) NDS
Systems Management
1 3 (2.31%) Puppet
2 2 (1.54%) Ansible
3 1 (0.77%) logstash
3 1 (0.77%) Kibana
3 1 (0.77%) Salt
3 1 (0.77%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.77%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.77%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.77%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.77%) Control-M
Vendors
1 20 (15.38%) Oracle
2 18 (13.85%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.08%) Splunk
4 3 (2.31%) VMware
4 3 (2.31%) Zend
5 2 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.54%) IBM
5 2 (1.54%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.77%) Vyatta
6 1 (0.77%) StreamServe
6 1 (0.77%) DataSynapse
6 1 (0.77%) Brocade
6 1 (0.77%) Google
6 1 (0.77%) Open Text
6 1 (0.77%) Cisco
6 1 (0.77%) Citrix
6 1 (0.77%) BEA
6 1 (0.77%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.77%) Apple
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