Period
to 23 October 2018

The median contractor rate for an Architect was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in Canary Wharf during the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

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
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 19 19
Rank change year-on-year -17 0 +8
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 22 27 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 6.61% 9.71% 7.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.81% 9.96% 7.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 19 17
Canary Wharf median daily rate £550 £500 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -13.04% +9.52%
10th Percentile £450 £500 £463
90th Percentile £642 £626 £625
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £550 £500 £575
% change year-on-year +10.00% -13.04% +9.52%
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 323 271 291
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.00% 97.48% 97.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 204 199
Canary Wharf median daily rate £513 £500 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +14.29% -7.89%
10th Percentile £363 £263 £310
90th Percentile £614 £650 £600
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £505 £515 £438
% change year-on-year -1.94% +17.71% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 3
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £18.70 £15.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.67% +25.00% -54.29%
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £18.70 £15.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year +24.67% +25.00% -54.29%

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 23 October 2018.

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 23 October 2018, Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Canary Wharf region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 13 (59.09%) Finance
2 6 (27.27%) PowerShell
2 6 (27.27%) Office 365
2 6 (27.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 6 (27.27%) Customer Requirements
3 5 (22.73%) Analytics
4 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (18.18%) SAP
4 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (18.18%) Big Data
4 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (13.64%) Lumira
5 3 (13.64%) Microservices
5 3 (13.64%) Java 8
5 3 (13.64%) NoSQL
5 3 (13.64%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
5 3 (13.64%) RESTful
5 3 (13.64%) Visualisation
5 3 (13.64%) Data Visualisation
5 3 (13.64%) SAP HANA
5 3 (13.64%) Banking
5 3 (13.64%) Spring
5 3 (13.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (13.64%) Java
5 3 (13.64%) SAP BW
6 2 (9.09%) Oracle
6 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
6 2 (9.09%) SQL
6 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (9.09%) Maven

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 1 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (4.55%) Liferay
1 1 (4.55%) NetWeaver
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
1 1 (4.55%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (4.55%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (27.27%) Office 365
2 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (4.55%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (4.55%) AWS CodePipeline
3 1 (4.55%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.55%) Serverless
3 1 (4.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
1 1 (4.55%) LAN
1 1 (4.55%) Unified Communications
1 1 (4.55%) VPN
1 1 (4.55%) WAN
1 1 (4.55%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) Big Data
2 3 (13.64%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
2 3 (13.64%) Lumira
2 3 (13.64%) NoSQL
2 3 (13.64%) SAP BW
2 3 (13.64%) SAP HANA
3 2 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (9.09%) MongoDB
3 2 (9.09%) Redis
3 2 (9.09%) Riak
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (4.55%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Maven
2 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.55%) SonarQube
General
1 13 (59.09%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) RESTful
1 3 (13.64%) Spring
2 2 (9.09%) Hibernate
2 2 (9.09%) Spring Boot
3 1 (4.55%) J2EE
3 1 (4.55%) Java EE
3 1 (4.55%) JAX-RS
3 1 (4.55%) JMS
3 1 (4.55%) JTA
3 1 (4.55%) MDX
3 1 (4.55%) Middleware
3 1 (4.55%) REST
3 1 (4.55%) SOAP
3 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Taxonomies
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Cloud Native
2 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) Fintech
2 1 (4.55%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
1 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Customer Requirements
2 5 (22.73%) Analytics
3 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (13.64%) Data Visualisation
4 3 (13.64%) Microservices
4 3 (13.64%) Visualisation
5 2 (9.09%) DevOps
5 2 (9.09%) Market Research
5 2 (9.09%) TDD
6 1 (4.55%) Change Management
6 1 (4.55%) Content Management
6 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (4.55%) Identity Management
6 1 (4.55%) ITSM
6 1 (4.55%) Service Management
6 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.55%) Validation
6 1 (4.55%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) PowerShell
2 3 (13.64%) Java
2 3 (13.64%) Java 8
3 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
3 2 (9.09%) SQL
4 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (9.09%) Kubernetes
2 2 (9.09%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) SAP
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) Red Hat