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 3 months to 23 April 2017 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
London / Canary Wharf
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 27 -
Contract jobs citing Software Architecture 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf - 0.76% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.88% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £575 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £488 £425
% change year-on-year -25.64% +14.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.62 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year +2.23% +10.71%  

Software Architecture is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 115 114 119
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 85.19% 86.36% 90.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 97 76
Median daily rate £535 £480 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.45% -4.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £375 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +3.12% +1.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 £26.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.30% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year -4.00% +20.96%  

Software Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Canary Wharf citing Software Architecture as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 23 April 2017, 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%) TOGAF
2 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) UML
3 2 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) Sybase
3 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (50.00%) SOA
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) ISEB
3 2 (50.00%) Spring
3 2 (50.00%) J2EE
3 2 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
3 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (50.00%) ArchiMate
3 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (25.00%) JSON
4 1 (25.00%) JIRA
4 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (25.00%) Coaching
4 1 (25.00%) 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 2 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (25.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Software Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Java Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Java Software Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Salesforce Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Salesforce Solution Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (50.00%) J2EE
1 2 (50.00%) Spring
1 2 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Flex
2 1 (25.00%) BlazeDS
2 1 (25.00%) COM+
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Struts
2 1 (25.00%) XSL
2 1 (25.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Solaris
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) TOGAF
2 3 (75.00%) UML
3 2 (50.00%) ArchiMate
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (50.00%) SOA
3 2 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Coaching
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Physical Data Model
4 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) ActionScript
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) IBM
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Sybase
3 1 (25.00%) Adobe
3 1 (25.00%) Atlassian
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com