Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for Software Architecture skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Software Architecture over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the 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.

Software Architecture
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 31 42
Rank change year-on-year -14 +11 -
Contract jobs citing Software Architecture 4 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 1.32% 2.68% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.44% 2.87% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Canary Wharf median daily rate £471 £600 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.50% +9.09% -
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £471 £600 £550
% change year-on-year -21.50% +9.09% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - -

Software Architecture is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 278 279 281
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 91.45% 93.31% 87.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 203 214
Canary Wharf median daily rate £525 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £296 £313 £300
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £525 £456 £500
% change year-on-year +15.07% -8.75% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £15.00 £48.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -69.23% - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £15.00 £48.75 -
% change year-on-year -69.23% - -

Software Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

Job postings citing Software Architecture as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf.

Job vacancy trend for Software Architecture in Canary Wharf

Software Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Architecture in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Software Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Sybase
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) ISEB
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 4 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 4 (100.00%) Confluence
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (75.00%) SOA
2 3 (75.00%) Spring
2 3 (75.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (75.00%) OOA/OOD
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) LDAP
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) J2EE
3 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Coaching
3 2 (50.00%) Logical Data Model

Software Architecture
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 4 (100.00%) Confluence
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Architect
2 3 (75.00%) Java Architect
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Architect
3 2 (50.00%) Software Architect
4 1 (25.00%) J2EE Architect
4 1 (25.00%) J2EE Software Architect
4 1 (25.00%) Java Software Architect
4 1 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (75.00%) J2EE
2 3 (75.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TOGAF
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) OOA/OOD
2 3 (75.00%) SOA
3 2 (50.00%) Coaching
3 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Logical Data Model
3 2 (50.00%) Physical Data Model
4 1 (25.00%) Kanban
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) ISEB
1 4 (100.00%) ISTQB
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Sybase