The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for Technical Architecture skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Architecture
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 25 22 22
Rank change year-on-year -3 0  
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 0.76% 0.83% 2.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 0.93% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £550 £575 £750
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.34% -23.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £495 £475
% change year-on-year -1.51% +4.21%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 - £49.50

Technical 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 120 107 104
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 90.91% 88.43% 88.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 93 64
Median daily rate £550 £480 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.58% -4.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 £26.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +82.69% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

Technical Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architecture in Canary Wharf

Technical Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Architecture in Canary Wharf

Technical Architecture
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Technical 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 Technical Architecture.

1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) Fintech

Technical Architecture
Top Related 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior C++ Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior SQL Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (100.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) SQL