The median contractor rate for a Architect was £545 per day in advertised job vacancies in Docklands, London during the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Architect
London / Docklands, London
Rank 13 6 18
Rank change year-on-year -7 +12  
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 4 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Docklands, London 6.90% 16.07% 4.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.27% 17.31% 4.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 3
Median daily rate £545 £502 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -8.81%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £398 £416
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £588 £586
UK excluding London median daily rate £520 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +4.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £52.50 £43.50
% change year-on-year -19.52% +20.68%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Docklands, London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 55 52 91
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London 94.83% 92.86% 95.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 29 66
Median daily rate £561 £538 £468
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.41% +14.97%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £413 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £675 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £32.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +37.94%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Docklands, London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Docklands, London that featured Architect in the job title.

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 3 months to 25 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Architect in Docklands, London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Architect in Docklands, London

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 7 (70.00%) Oracle
2 6 (60.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) Finance
4 4 (40.00%) SOA
5 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (30.00%) Linux
5 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
5 3 (30.00%) Scrum
5 3 (30.00%) TOGAF
5 3 (30.00%) QA
5 3 (30.00%) Hadoop
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
5 3 (30.00%) Big Data
6 2 (20.00%) ArchiMate
6 2 (20.00%) Analytics
6 2 (20.00%) SDLC
6 2 (20.00%) HBase
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (20.00%) Case Management
6 2 (20.00%) NAS
6 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (20.00%) Content Management
6 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (20.00%) Apache Hive
6 2 (20.00%) Software Architecture
6 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (20.00%) MapReduce
6 2 (20.00%) Use Case
6 2 (20.00%) VMware

Architect Skill Set
Top Related 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 2 (20.00%) Apache
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (10.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (10.00%) Confluence
2 1 (10.00%) DataSynapse
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
2 1 (10.00%) JBoss
2 1 (10.00%) Liferay
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon Glacier
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (10.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) LAN
1 2 (20.00%) NAS
1 2 (20.00%) SAN
1 2 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) BIG-IP
2 1 (10.00%) DHCP
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) FCoE
2 1 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) HTTP
2 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (10.00%) LDAP
2 1 (10.00%) Multicast
2 1 (10.00%) VoIP
2 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Big Data
1 3 (30.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (20.00%) Apache Hive
2 2 (20.00%) HBase
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (10.00%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Middleware
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
1 2 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) JMS
2 1 (10.00%) Kafka
2 1 (10.00%) Node.js
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (10.00%) Rendezvous
2 1 (10.00%) REST
2 1 (10.00%) Spring
2 1 (10.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Solaris
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) SOA
3 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (30.00%) Scrum
3 3 (30.00%) TOGAF
4 2 (20.00%) Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) ArchiMate
4 2 (20.00%) Case Management
4 2 (20.00%) Content Management
4 2 (20.00%) Data Management
4 2 (20.00%) Document Management
4 2 (20.00%) ETL
4 2 (20.00%) MapReduce
4 2 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (20.00%) SDLC
4 2 (20.00%) Software Architecture
4 2 (20.00%) UML
4 2 (20.00%) Use Case
4 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) C++
3 1 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Docker
2 1 (10.00%) HDFS
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) KVM
2 1 (10.00%) NFS
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (10.00%) SRDF
2 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (10.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) BladeLogic
1 1 (10.00%) Control-M
1 1 (10.00%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (10.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (10.00%) MIMEsweeper
1 1 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) IBM
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Atlassian
3 1 (10.00%) Axway
3 1 (10.00%) BEA
3 1 (10.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) EMC
3 1 (10.00%) Intel
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) NetApp
3 1 (10.00%) Nokia
3 1 (10.00%) Sybase
3 1 (10.00%) Symantec
3 1 (10.00%) Tableau
3 1 (10.00%) TIBCO