Period
to 22 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 6 months to 22 July 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.

Technical Architecture
London > City of London
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 209 193 204
Rank change year-on-year -16 +11 +34
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 25 48 92
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.38% 0.70% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.80% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 36 69
City of London median daily rate £550 £556 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.12% +3.49% +1.90%
10th Percentile £380 £419 £373
90th Percentile £680 £794 £663
London median daily rate £550 £600 £500
% change year-on-year -8.33% +20.00% -1.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate - £58.75 -

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 the City of London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 5729 5995 9346
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 87.52% 86.90% 82.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4439 4869 7300
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £319 £313 £285
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
London median daily rate £488 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +5.41% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 52 94
City of London median hourly rate £20.85 £20.00 £21.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.25% -5.45% -2.76%
10th Percentile £13.37 £11.28 £10.64
90th Percentile £32.98 £46.66 £53.38
London median hourly rate £24.41 £21.50 £19.72
% change year-on-year +13.53% +9.05% +3.76%

Technical Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architecture in the City of London

Technical Architecture
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 Technical Architecture in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Architecture in the City of London

Technical Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Architecture in the City of London over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Architecture in the City of London

Technical Architecture
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Architecture in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Architecture in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 City of London region with a requirement for Technical Architecture.

1 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (24.00%) Finance
3 5 (20.00%) Java
3 5 (20.00%) SQL
3 5 (20.00%) Oracle
4 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (16.00%) XML
4 4 (16.00%) ITIL
4 4 (16.00%) HTML
4 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (16.00%) Scrum
4 4 (16.00%) Equities
4 4 (16.00%) TOGAF
4 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (12.00%) AngularJS
5 3 (12.00%) SDLC
5 3 (12.00%) Project Planning
5 3 (12.00%) QA
5 3 (12.00%) Change Management
5 3 (12.00%) Banking
5 3 (12.00%) C#
5 3 (12.00%) .NET
5 3 (12.00%) CSS
5 3 (12.00%) Windows
5 3 (12.00%) Linux
6 2 (8.00%) OO
6 2 (8.00%) JBoss
6 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL

Technical Architecture
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 2 (8.00%) JBoss
2 1 (4.00%) Apache
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.00%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Bloomberg TOMS
1 1 (4.00%) Eagle PACE
1 1 (4.00%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (8.00%) Office 365
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.00%) Heroku
2 1 (4.00%) IaaS
2 1 (4.00%) PaaS
2 1 (4.00%) SaaS
2 1 (4.00%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Firewall
1 2 (8.00%) LAN
2 1 (4.00%) Converged Networks
2 1 (4.00%) DMZ
2 1 (4.00%) HTTP
2 1 (4.00%) Internet
2 1 (4.00%) LDAP
2 1 (4.00%) SMS
2 1 (4.00%) VPN
2 1 (4.00%) WAN
2 1 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) Big Data
2 1 (4.00%) MySQL
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Banking
3 2 (8.00%) Front Office
3 2 (8.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (8.00%) Retail
4 1 (4.00%) Back Office
4 1 (4.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Architect
2 7 (28.00%) Analyst
3 6 (24.00%) Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Business Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Technical Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Business Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Junior Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Performance Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) QA Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) SAP Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Security Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Security Project Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) HTML
1 4 (16.00%) XML
2 3 (12.00%) .NET
2 3 (12.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (12.00%) CSS
3 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (8.00%) HTML5
3 2 (8.00%) JSON
3 2 (8.00%) Node.js
3 2 (8.00%) REST
3 2 (8.00%) Spring
4 1 (4.00%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (4.00%) Ajax
4 1 (4.00%) Apache CXF
4 1 (4.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (4.00%) J2EE
4 1 (4.00%) SOAP
4 1 (4.00%) WCF
4 1 (4.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Equities
2 2 (8.00%) Fixed Income
2 2 (8.00%) User Experience
3 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.00%) NHS
3 1 (4.00%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Linux
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (16.00%) ITIL
2 4 (16.00%) Scrum
2 4 (16.00%) TOGAF
3 3 (12.00%) Change Management
3 3 (12.00%) Project Planning
3 3 (12.00%) SDLC
4 2 (8.00%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (8.00%) Asset Management
4 2 (8.00%) B2B
4 2 (8.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (8.00%) MVC
4 2 (8.00%) OO
4 2 (8.00%) Open Source
4 2 (8.00%) Presales
4 2 (8.00%) Project Management
4 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.00%) SOA
4 2 (8.00%) Time Management
4 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) Java
1 5 (20.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.00%) C#
3 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) MAPM
3 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) QA
2 2 (8.00%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) Bloomberg
3 1 (4.00%) Blue Prism
3 1 (4.00%) CA
3 1 (4.00%) Cadence
3 1 (4.00%) hybris
3 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.00%) SAP
3 1 (4.00%) Sitecore
3 1 (4.00%) StatPro
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