The median contractor rate for an Architect was £575 per day in advertised job vacancies in Canary Wharf during the 3 months to 22 June 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
London / Canary Wharf
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 16 17
Rank change year-on-year +7 +1  
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 13 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 12.15% 5.69% 7.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.62% 5.88% 8.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 9
Median daily rate £575 £600 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.16% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £653 £850 £583
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £57.50 £47.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year +21.05% +25.66%  

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

Contract IT Job Roles
Canary Wharf
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 103 119 155
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 96.26% 96.75% 93.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 85 108
Median daily rate £575 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.05% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £15.00 £27.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.45% +120.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Canary Wharf that featured Architect in the job title.

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 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Architect in Canary Wharf

Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Architect in Canary Wharf.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Architect in Canary Wharf

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 21 (72.41%) Finance
2 14 (48.28%) TOGAF
3 13 (44.83%) Enterprise Architecture
3 13 (44.83%) Java
4 12 (41.38%) Data Modelling
5 11 (37.93%) Banking
6 10 (34.48%) Data Integration
6 10 (34.48%) Data Architecture
7 9 (31.03%) Data Management
8 8 (27.59%) XML
8 8 (27.59%) Logical Data Model
8 8 (27.59%) Physical Data Model
9 7 (24.14%) JBoss
9 7 (24.14%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (24.14%) Business Analysis
9 7 (24.14%) JSON
9 7 (24.14%) REST
10 6 (20.69%) PaaS
10 6 (20.69%) Spring
10 6 (20.69%) Hibernate
10 6 (20.69%) SOA
11 5 (17.24%) Web Services
11 5 (17.24%) WebLogic
11 5 (17.24%) J2EE
11 5 (17.24%) Oracle
11 5 (17.24%) ETL
11 5 (17.24%) PowerDesigner
11 5 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
11 5 (17.24%) Master Data Management

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 7 (24.14%) JBoss
2 5 (17.24%) WebLogic
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (6.90%) Tomcat
4 2 (6.90%) WebSphere
5 1 (3.45%) Apache
5 1 (3.45%) Apache Solr
5 1 (3.45%) Confluence
5 1 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.69%) PaaS
2 5 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (10.34%) SaaS
4 2 (6.90%) Office 365
4 2 (6.90%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (3.45%) IaaS
5 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (3.45%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Internet
1 2 (6.90%) Intranet
1 2 (6.90%) LDAP
1 2 (6.90%) VPN
1 2 (6.90%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (3.45%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) Big Data
2 3 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (6.90%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (6.90%) Data Mining
3 2 (6.90%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.45%) DataStax
4 1 (3.45%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) PowerDesigner
2 3 (10.34%) ERwin
3 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.45%) JIRA
3 1 (3.45%) Maven
General
1 21 (72.41%) Finance
2 11 (37.93%) Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Legal
4 1 (3.45%) Back Office
4 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (27.59%) XML
2 7 (24.14%) JSON
2 7 (24.14%) REST
3 6 (20.69%) Hibernate
3 6 (20.69%) Spring
4 5 (17.24%) J2EE
4 5 (17.24%) Web Services
5 4 (13.79%) .NET
5 4 (13.79%) RESTful
6 3 (10.34%) AngularJS
6 3 (10.34%) iBATIS
6 3 (10.34%) JMS
6 3 (10.34%) OAuth
6 3 (10.34%) SAML
6 3 (10.34%) WebSockets
7 2 (6.90%) CSS
7 2 (6.90%) HTML
7 2 (6.90%) Middleware
7 2 (6.90%) SOAP
8 1 (3.45%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.34%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (10.34%) Linked Data
2 3 (10.34%) Market Risk
2 3 (10.34%) Virtual Team
3 2 (6.90%) Credit Risk
3 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.90%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Apple iOS
2 2 (6.90%) Android
2 2 (6.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) TOGAF
2 13 (44.83%) Enterprise Architecture
3 12 (41.38%) Data Modelling
4 10 (34.48%) Data Architecture
4 10 (34.48%) Data Integration
5 9 (31.03%) Data Management
6 8 (27.59%) Logical Data Model
6 8 (27.59%) Physical Data Model
7 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (24.14%) Business Analysis
7 7 (24.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (20.69%) SOA
9 5 (17.24%) ETL
9 5 (17.24%) Master Data Management
10 4 (13.79%) Data Governance
11 3 (10.34%) Analytics
11 3 (10.34%) Coaching
11 3 (10.34%) Identity Access Management
11 3 (10.34%) OO
11 3 (10.34%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 13 (44.83%) Java
2 4 (13.79%) SQL
3 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.45%) ActionScript
5 1 (3.45%) Python
5 1 (3.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) ISEB
1 3 (10.34%) ISTQB
2 2 (6.90%) Degree
3 1 (3.45%) CISA
3 1 (3.45%) CISM
3 1 (3.45%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Apache Flume
1 1 (3.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Kibana
1 1 (3.45%) logstash
1 1 (3.45%) MOM
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle
2 3 (10.34%) IBM
3 2 (6.90%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (6.90%) SAP
3 2 (6.90%) ServiceNow
3 2 (6.90%) Sybase
3 2 (6.90%) Wallstreet Suite
4 1 (3.45%) Adobe
4 1 (3.45%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.45%) Cloudera
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.45%) MuleSoft
4 1 (3.45%) Red Hat