Period
to 30 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Architecture Roadmap skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Architecture Roadmap over the 6 months to 30 July 2021 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.

Architecture Roadmaps
Central London > City of London
6 months to
30 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 148 133 227
Rank change year-on-year -15 +94 +14
Contract jobs citing Architecture Roadmap 20 3 13
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.58% 0.13% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 0.14% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 2 11
10th Percentile £503 " £525
25th Percentile £506 £625 £563
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £588 £650 £600
Median % change year-on-year -9.62% +8.33% +9.09%
75th Percentile £736 £675 £724
90th Percentile £775 " £775
Central London median daily rate £600 £603 £600
% change year-on-year -0.58% +0.58% -7.69%

Architecture Roadmap 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 the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,132 2,079 5,924
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 90.97% 88.43% 90.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,300 1,539 4,651
10th Percentile £363 £342 £350
25th Percentile £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% - +2.44%
75th Percentile £644 £603 £600
90th Percentile £725 £688 £675
Central London median daily rate £550 £513 £525
% change year-on-year +7.32% -2.38% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 40 69
10th Percentile £10.10 £12.49 £11.25
25th Percentile £14.25 £14.88 £12.76
Median hourly rate £23.45 £35.75 £19.00
Median % change year-on-year -34.41% +88.16% +1.60%
75th Percentile £33.75 £44.28 £37.50
90th Percentile £53.80 £52.90 £47.30
Central London median hourly rate £22.50 £34.59 £19.50
% change year-on-year -34.95% +77.37% +4.28%

Architecture Roadmap
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Architecture Roadmap as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Architecture Roadmap in the City of London

Architecture Roadmap
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Architecture Roadmap in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Architecture Roadmap in the City of London

Architecture Roadmap
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Architecture Roadmap in the City of London over the 6 months to 30 July 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Architecture Roadmap in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Architecture Roadmap also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Architecture Roadmap.

1 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (40.00%) TOGAF
2 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (35.00%) Windows
3 6 (30.00%) ITIL
3 6 (30.00%) ERP
3 6 (30.00%) Citrix
3 6 (30.00%) Finance
4 5 (25.00%) Scrum
4 5 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (25.00%) XenApp
4 5 (25.00%) XenDesktop
4 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2019
5 4 (20.00%) NIST
5 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 4 (20.00%) Sparx
5 4 (20.00%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
5 4 (20.00%) Public Sector
5 4 (20.00%) Project Delivery
5 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2016
5 4 (20.00%) TOGAF Certification
5 4 (20.00%) SDLC
5 4 (20.00%) Security Monitoring
5 4 (20.00%) High Availability
5 4 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 4 (20.00%) Software Architecture
5 4 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (20.00%) ArchiMate

Architecture Roadmap
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 2 (10.00%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Azure
2 2 (10.00%) AWS
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft 365
2 2 (10.00%) SaaS
3 1 (5.00%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) SAN
2 1 (5.00%) DHCP
2 1 (5.00%) Firewall
2 1 (5.00%) LAN
2 1 (5.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (5.00%) VPN
2 1 (5.00%) WAN
2 1 (5.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
1 1 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (5.00%) DB2
1 1 (5.00%) Hazelcast
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (5.00%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.00%) JIRA
1 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Law
2 4 (20.00%) Public Sector
3 3 (15.00%) Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Architect
2 8 (40.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 6 (30.00%) Security Architect
4 4 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (20.00%) Technical Architect
5 3 (15.00%) Information Architect
5 3 (15.00%) Information Security Architect
6 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Security Architect
6 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
6 2 (10.00%) IT Architect
6 2 (10.00%) IT Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (10.00%) Payments Architect
6 2 (10.00%) Payments Solutions Architect
6 2 (10.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (10.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 2 (10.00%) Wintel Architect
6 2 (10.00%) Wintel Technical Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Identity Management Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Treasury Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (5.00%) HTML
1 1 (5.00%) HTML5
1 1 (5.00%) JMS
1 1 (5.00%) Kafka
1 1 (5.00%) Spring
1 1 (5.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) N-Tier
2 2 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (10.00%) Mobile Payment
2 2 (10.00%) SWIFT
3 1 (5.00%) Credit Risk
3 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2019
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2016
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (5.00%) Linux
5 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (40.00%) TOGAF
2 6 (30.00%) ERP
2 6 (30.00%) ITIL
3 5 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (25.00%) Scrum
3 5 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (20.00%) ArchiMate
4 4 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (20.00%) High Availability
4 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 4 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
4 4 (20.00%) Migration
4 4 (20.00%) Project Delivery
4 4 (20.00%) Project Management
4 4 (20.00%) SDLC
4 4 (20.00%) Security Monitoring
4 4 (20.00%) Software Architecture
4 4 (20.00%) UML
4 4 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) CCNA
1 4 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (20.00%) CISSP
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
1 4 (20.00%) MCSE
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (20.00%) TOGAF Certification
2 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) NIST
2 2 (10.00%) Cyber Essentials
2 2 (10.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 2 (10.00%) ISO 22301
2 2 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (10.00%) SEPA
3 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (25.00%) XenApp
2 5 (25.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (5.00%) Docker
3 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) SCCM
1 4 (20.00%) SCOM
2 1 (5.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (5.00%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Citrix
2 4 (20.00%) Cisco
2 4 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (20.00%) SolarWinds
2 4 (20.00%) Sparx
2 4 (20.00%) VMware
3 3 (15.00%) SAP
4 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.00%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (5.00%) IBM
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle
5 1 (5.00%) Red Hat