Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Architect was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in Canary Wharf during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Architect
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 14 23
Rank change year-on-year -10 +9 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 22 26 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 7.86% 8.31% 6.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.06% 8.67% 6.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 19 21
Canary Wharf median daily rate £500 £575 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.04% +9.52% +22.09%
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £500 £575 £518
% change year-on-year -13.04% +11.11% +5.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Canary Wharf
Contract vacancies in Canary Wharf with a recognized job title 273 300 369
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.50% 95.85% 98.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 214 262
Canary Wharf median daily rate £500 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £263 £304 £288
90th Percentile £650 £600 £600
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £515 £450 £500
% change year-on-year +14.44% -10.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 5
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £16.85 £11.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.52% -58.18% +52.78%
10th Percentile £15.00 £10.65 £22.50
90th Percentile £123.74 £11.95 £36.33
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £16.85 £11.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +46.52% -58.18% +52.78%

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

Job postings that featured Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf.

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Canary Wharf

Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Architect in Canary Wharf.

Contractor daily rate trend for Architect in Canary Wharf

Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Canary Wharf over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Architect in Canary Wharf

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Canary Wharf region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (68.18%) TOGAF
2 15 (68.18%) Java
3 10 (45.45%) Finance
4 9 (40.91%) Adobe
4 9 (40.91%) DevOps
5 8 (36.36%) Social Media
5 8 (36.36%) Office 365
5 8 (36.36%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 8 (36.36%) Analytics
5 8 (36.36%) HTML
5 8 (36.36%) Internet
5 8 (36.36%) Asset Management
5 8 (36.36%) Content Development
6 7 (31.82%) Oracle Database
6 7 (31.82%) IBM
6 7 (31.82%) PL/SQL
6 7 (31.82%) SQL
6 7 (31.82%) Oracle
6 7 (31.82%) Sybase
6 7 (31.82%) SAP
6 7 (31.82%) ISEB
6 7 (31.82%) XML
6 7 (31.82%) ISTQB
6 7 (31.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 7 (31.82%) Computer Science
6 7 (31.82%) Software Architecture
7 6 (27.27%) Confluence
7 6 (27.27%) JIRA
7 6 (27.27%) Active Directory

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 8 (36.36%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 6 (27.27%) Confluence
3 5 (22.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (4.55%) Apache
5 1 (4.55%) Apache Solr
5 1 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (4.55%) JBoss
5 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
5 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 7 (31.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (36.36%) Office 365
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) Internet
2 4 (18.18%) LDAP
3 1 (4.55%) LAN
3 1 (4.55%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (4.55%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) Oracle Database
2 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.55%) DataStax
3 1 (4.55%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) JIRA
2 1 (4.55%) Axure RP
2 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.55%) Maven
2 1 (4.55%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 10 (45.45%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Banking
3 2 (9.09%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) HTML
2 7 (31.82%) XML
3 5 (22.73%) Hibernate
3 5 (22.73%) J2EE
3 5 (22.73%) Spring
4 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
4 2 (9.09%) COM+
4 2 (9.09%) REST
5 1 (4.55%) .NET
5 1 (4.55%) Apache Flex
5 1 (4.55%) BlazeDS
5 1 (4.55%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (4.55%) JAX-RS
5 1 (4.55%) JSON
5 1 (4.55%) Middleware
5 1 (4.55%) RESTful
5 1 (4.55%) Spring MVC
5 1 (4.55%) XSL
5 1 (4.55%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Social Media
2 7 (31.82%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.09%) Virtual Team
4 1 (4.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (4.55%) Fintech
4 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (68.18%) TOGAF
3 9 (40.91%) DevOps
4 8 (36.36%) Analytics
4 8 (36.36%) Asset Management
4 8 (36.36%) Content Development
5 7 (31.82%) Software Architecture
6 5 (22.73%) OO
6 5 (22.73%) OOA/OOD
6 5 (22.73%) SOA
7 4 (18.18%) Coaching
7 4 (18.18%) Data Modelling
7 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (18.18%) Integration Testing
7 4 (18.18%) Kanban
7 4 (18.18%) Logical Data Model
7 4 (18.18%) Physical Data Model
7 4 (18.18%) Scrum
8 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (13.64%) UML
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) Java
2 7 (31.82%) PL/SQL
2 7 (31.82%) SQL
3 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.09%) VB
5 1 (4.55%) ActionScript
5 1 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) ISEB
1 7 (31.82%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.55%) CISA
2 1 (4.55%) CISM
2 1 (4.55%) CISSP
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) Apache Flume
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) FlexNet
1 1 (4.55%) Kibana
1 1 (4.55%) logstash
1 1 (4.55%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Adobe
2 7 (31.82%) IBM
2 7 (31.82%) Oracle
2 7 (31.82%) SAP
2 7 (31.82%) Sybase
3 5 (22.73%) Atlassian
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco
4 1 (4.55%) Cloudera
4 1 (4.55%) Dell
4 1 (4.55%) EMC
4 1 (4.55%) F5
4 1 (4.55%) Meraki
4 1 (4.55%) NetApp
4 1 (4.55%) Splunk
4 1 (4.55%) VMware