Period
to 17 October 2018

The median contractor rate for a Commercial Architect was £619 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 17 October 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.

Commercial Architect
Central London > City of London
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 256 237 245
Rank change year-on-year -19 +8 -
Contract jobs requiring a Commercial Architect 3 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.043% 0.029% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.031% 0.047%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
City of London median daily rate £619 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +54.69% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £523 £400 £413
90th Percentile £709 £400 £438
Central London median daily rate £619 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +54.69% -5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Contract vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 6,695 6,505 6,398
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.36% 94.84% 95.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,298 5,092 5,106
City of London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £308
90th Percentile £675 £675 £656
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £465
% change year-on-year - +7.53% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 90 74
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.89% +2.86% -2.78%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.70 £11.25
90th Percentile £25.50 £30.75 £45.59
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.10 £17.38
% change year-on-year +3.31% +4.17% -3.47%

Commercial Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Commercial Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Commercial Architect in the City of London

Commercial Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Commercial Architect in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Commercial Architect in the City of London

Commercial Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Commercial Architect in the City of London over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Commercial Architect in the City of London

Commercial Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, Commercial 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 City of London region featuring Commercial Architect in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Microservices
3 1 (33.33%) Kubernetes
3 1 (33.33%) React
3 1 (33.33%) Meteor
3 1 (33.33%) Spring Boot
3 1 (33.33%) MuleSoft
3 1 (33.33%) Apigee
3 1 (33.33%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (33.33%) Reference Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) IT Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Data Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Java 8
3 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Google
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Reference Data
3 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Scala

Commercial Architect Skill Set
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 (33.33%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Akka
1 1 (33.33%) Meteor
1 1 (33.33%) Node.js
1 1 (33.33%) React
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
1 1 (33.33%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) iPad
1 1 (33.33%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Data Governance
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) IT Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Microservices
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Reference Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Target Operating Model
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Java 8
1 1 (33.33%) Scala
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Apigee
1 1 (33.33%) Google
1 1 (33.33%) MuleSoft