Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Architect was £588 per day in advertised job vacancies in Docklands, London during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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.

Architect
East London > Docklands, London
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 13 15
Rank change year-on-year -2 +2 +2
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 7 14 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Docklands, London 5.56% 11.67% 9.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.60% 12.28% 9.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 16
Docklands, London median daily rate £588 £550 £578
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.82% -4.76% +4.05%
10th Percentile £478 £523 £513
90th Percentile £706 £675 £676
East London median daily rate £500 £575 £550
% change year-on-year -13.04% +4.55% -2.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Docklands, London median hourly rate - - -
East London median hourly rate £60.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Docklands, 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
Docklands, London
Contract vacancies in Docklands, London with a recognized job title 125 114 241
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 99.21% 95.00% 94.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 64 183
Docklands, London median daily rate £575 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +4.90%
10th Percentile £351 £341 £300
90th Percentile £699 £705 £675
East London median daily rate £475 £430 £450
% change year-on-year +10.47% -4.44% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 6
Docklands, London median hourly rate £32.48 £54.25 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.13% +149.40% -33.24%
10th Percentile £23.10 £51.62 £18.13
90th Percentile £34.60 £56.87 £32.70
East London median hourly rate £17.00 £23.00 £17.63
% change year-on-year -26.09% +30.50% +11.90%

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Docklands, London

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Docklands, London

Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Architect in Docklands, London

Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Docklands, London over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Architect in Docklands, London

Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Architect in Docklands, London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Architect in Docklands, London

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Docklands, London region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) UML
3 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Logical Data Model
3 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Coaching
4 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Physical Data Model
4 1 (14.29%) API Development
4 1 (14.29%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (14.29%) Data Lineage
4 1 (14.29%) ISEB
4 1 (14.29%) Ariba
4 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (14.29%) SOA
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) IBM
4 1 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) RUP

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Docklands, 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 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (14.29%) Confluence
1 1 (14.29%) NServiceBus
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (14.29%) MarkLogic
1 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
1 1 (14.29%) Maven
1 1 (14.29%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
1 1 (14.29%) COM+
1 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
1 1 (14.29%) J2EE
1 1 (14.29%) JAX-RS
1 1 (14.29%) REST
1 1 (14.29%) Spring
1 1 (14.29%) Struts
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Credit Risk
1 1 (14.29%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
2 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) Logical Data Model
2 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
2 2 (28.57%) UML
3 1 (14.29%) API Development
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Coaching
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Data Lineage
3 1 (14.29%) Data Virtualisation
3 1 (14.29%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (14.29%) Physical Data Model
3 1 (14.29%) RUP
3 1 (14.29%) SOA
3 1 (14.29%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) ABAP
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
2 1 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Ariba
2 1 (14.29%) Atlassian
2 1 (14.29%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) Sybase