Period
to 19 August 2018

The median contractor rate for an Architect was £575 per day in advertised job vacancies in Canary Wharf during the 6 months to 19 August 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
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 17 20
Rank change year-on-year -13 +3 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 27 26 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 7.87% 10.40% 7.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.31% 10.74% 7.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 15 18
Canary Wharf median daily rate £575 £575 £575
10th Percentile £450 £500 £475
90th Percentile £674 £664 £747
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £575 £575 £575
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 325 242 252
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.75% 96.80% 96.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 172 191
Canary Wharf median daily rate £500 £515 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.91% +17.71% -7.89%
10th Percentile £350 £281 £313
90th Percentile £627 £650 £625
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £500 £515 £438
% change year-on-year -2.91% +17.71% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 3
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £17.60 £88.75 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -80.17% +241.35% +4.00%
10th Percentile £15.00 £29.13 £14.80
90th Percentile £33.03 £153.38 £28.20
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £18.70 £88.75 £26.00
% change year-on-year -78.93% +241.35% +4.00%

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 19 August 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 19 August 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 (48.15%) Finance
2 7 (25.93%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (22.22%) Microservices
3 6 (22.22%) Java
4 5 (18.52%) Spring
4 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (18.52%) Service Management
4 5 (18.52%) NoSQL
4 5 (18.52%) RESTful
4 5 (18.52%) Java 8
5 4 (14.81%) PowerShell
5 4 (14.81%) Redis
5 4 (14.81%) Riak
5 4 (14.81%) MongoDB
5 4 (14.81%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (14.81%) Kubernetes
5 4 (14.81%) Spring Boot
5 4 (14.81%) Terraform
5 4 (14.81%) Analytics
5 4 (14.81%) Docker
5 4 (14.81%) DevOps
5 4 (14.81%) Hibernate
5 4 (14.81%) TDD
5 4 (14.81%) Banking
5 4 (14.81%) Maven
5 4 (14.81%) SAP
5 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (11.11%) SAP BW
6 3 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture

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 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (3.70%) Liferay
1 1 (3.70%) NetWeaver
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
1 1 (3.70%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (3.70%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.93%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (11.11%) Office 365
3 1 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.70%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (3.70%) AWS CodePipeline
3 1 (3.70%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (3.70%) SaaS
3 1 (3.70%) Serverless
3 1 (3.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Firewall
1 2 (7.41%) LAN
1 2 (7.41%) VPN
1 2 (7.41%) WAN
1 2 (7.41%) WLAN
2 1 (3.70%) DHCP
2 1 (3.70%) DNS
2 1 (3.70%) Internet
2 1 (3.70%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) NoSQL
2 4 (14.81%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (14.81%) MongoDB
2 4 (14.81%) Redis
2 4 (14.81%) Riak
3 3 (11.11%) Big Data
3 3 (11.11%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
3 3 (11.11%) Lumira
3 3 (11.11%) SAP BW
3 3 (11.11%) SAP HANA
4 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (3.70%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Maven
2 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.70%) SonarQube
General
1 13 (48.15%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) RESTful
1 5 (18.52%) Spring
2 4 (14.81%) Hibernate
2 4 (14.81%) Spring Boot
3 2 (7.41%) Middleware
3 2 (7.41%) Web Services
4 1 (3.70%) J2EE
4 1 (3.70%) Java EE
4 1 (3.70%) JAX-RS
4 1 (3.70%) JMS
4 1 (3.70%) JTA
4 1 (3.70%) MDX
4 1 (3.70%) REST
4 1 (3.70%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (11.11%) Taxonomies
1 3 (11.11%) Virtual Team
2 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.70%) Cloud Native
3 1 (3.70%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Linux
1 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (7.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Microservices
2 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (18.52%) Service Management
3 4 (14.81%) Analytics
3 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (14.81%) DevOps
3 4 (14.81%) TDD
4 3 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (11.11%) Data Visualisation
4 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (11.11%) ITSM
4 3 (11.11%) Visualisation
5 2 (7.41%) Identity Management
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (7.41%) ITIL
5 2 (7.41%) Load Balancing
5 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
5 2 (7.41%) Project Management
5 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (7.41%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) Java
2 5 (18.52%) Java 8
3 4 (14.81%) PowerShell
4 2 (7.41%) PL/SQL
4 2 (7.41%) SQL
5 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.70%) Scala
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) Kubernetes
1 4 (14.81%) Terraform
2 3 (11.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (3.70%) BladeLogic
3 1 (3.70%) SCCM
3 1 (3.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) SAP
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.70%) BMC
3 1 (3.70%) CA