Period
to 20 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Web Architect was £575 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 20 January 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.

Web Architect
England > London
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 583 552 580
Rank change year-on-year -31 +28 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Web Architect 38 43 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.082% 0.10% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.087% 0.11% 0.059%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 27 18
London median daily rate £575 £550 £515
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.55% +6.80% -1.90%
10th Percentile £510 £433 £411
90th Percentile £731 £770 £603
England median daily rate £575 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -5.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in 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
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 43,689 39,735 42,057
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.74% 94.99% 95.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 31,797 28,311 29,659
London median daily rate £500 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £275
90th Percentile £669 £644 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 567 558 646
London median hourly rate £19.50 £20.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.88% +7.89% +8.57%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.77 £11.17
90th Percentile £47.83 £51.25 £47.83
England median hourly rate £18.38 £18.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -0.68% - +12.12%

Web Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Architect in London

Web Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Architect in London

Web Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Architect in London over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Architect in London

Web Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Architect in London

Web Architect
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Architect within the London region over the 6 months to 20 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -11 12 £575 +9.52% 3
North London - 1 - -
Web Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, Web 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 London region featuring Web Architect in the job title.

1 21 (55.26%) Web Services
2 18 (47.37%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (44.74%) Finance
4 13 (34.21%) Migration
4 13 (34.21%) Python
4 13 (34.21%) Bash Shell
4 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (26.32%) Enterprise Architecture
5 10 (26.32%) Docker
5 10 (26.32%) Kubernetes
6 9 (23.68%) AWS Certification
7 8 (21.05%) Relational Database
7 8 (21.05%) Ansible
7 8 (21.05%) DevOps
7 8 (21.05%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (21.05%) Jenkins
7 8 (21.05%) Amazon RDS
7 8 (21.05%) Packer
7 8 (21.05%) Terraform
7 8 (21.05%) Consul
7 8 (21.05%) Configuration Management
7 8 (21.05%) Front Office
7 8 (21.05%) Perl
7 8 (21.05%) Korn
7 8 (21.05%) Asset Management
7 8 (21.05%) Ruby
7 8 (21.05%) Bourne shell
7 8 (21.05%) Puppet
7 8 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (15.79%) JavaScript

Web Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 5 (13.16%) CMS
2 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.26%) Apache Solr
3 2 (5.26%) Mule
3 2 (5.26%) Mule ESB
3 2 (5.26%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (5.26%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (2.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (2.63%) EPiServer
4 1 (2.63%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (47.37%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (5.26%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (5.26%) Mimecast
4 1 (2.63%) Google Analytics
4 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Ethernet
1 1 (2.63%) Firewall
1 1 (2.63%) Internet
1 1 (2.63%) IPsec
1 1 (2.63%) MPLS
1 1 (2.63%) VPN
1 1 (2.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.05%) Amazon RDS
1 8 (21.05%) Relational Database
2 4 (10.53%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.26%) Data Lake
3 2 (5.26%) Endeca
3 2 (5.26%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.63%) Pentaho
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (21.05%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.26%) Axure RP
General
1 17 (44.74%) Finance
2 8 (21.05%) Front Office
3 5 (13.16%) Retail
4 3 (7.89%) Banking
4 3 (7.89%) Financial Institution
5 2 (5.26%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.63%) Billing
6 1 (2.63%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (55.26%) Web Services
2 4 (10.53%) .NET
2 4 (10.53%) HTML
3 3 (7.89%) AngularJS
3 3 (7.89%) CSS
3 3 (7.89%) Node.js
3 3 (7.89%) RESTful
3 3 (7.89%) SOAP
4 2 (5.26%) Ajax
4 2 (5.26%) HTML5
4 2 (5.26%) Lucene
4 2 (5.26%) React
5 1 (2.63%) Angular 2
5 1 (2.63%) Backbone.js
5 1 (2.63%) Kafka
5 1 (2.63%) React Native
5 1 (2.63%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Hedge funds
2 3 (7.89%) User Experience
3 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.26%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.26%) PKI
4 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.63%) EPoS
4 1 (2.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.63%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.79%) Linux
2 5 (13.16%) Unix
3 1 (2.63%) Android
3 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (34.21%) Migration
2 10 (26.32%) Enterprise Architecture
3 8 (21.05%) Asset Management
3 8 (21.05%) Configuration Management
3 8 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (21.05%) DevOps
4 6 (15.79%) E-Commerce
5 5 (13.16%) B2C
5 5 (13.16%) Server Building
5 5 (13.16%) SOA
5 5 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (7.89%) CRM
6 3 (7.89%) Microservices
6 3 (7.89%) Prototyping
6 3 (7.89%) Scrum
7 2 (5.26%) Programme Management
7 2 (5.26%) Security Architecture
7 2 (5.26%) Service Management
7 2 (5.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (34.21%) Bash Shell
1 13 (34.21%) Python
2 8 (21.05%) Bourne shell
2 8 (21.05%) Korn
2 8 (21.05%) Perl
2 8 (21.05%) Ruby
3 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.26%) C
4 2 (5.26%) C#
4 2 (5.26%) Java
5 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (23.68%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (26.32%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (26.32%) Kubernetes
2 8 (21.05%) Ansible
2 8 (21.05%) Consul
2 8 (21.05%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (21.05%) Packer
2 8 (21.05%) Puppet
2 8 (21.05%) Terraform
3 2 (5.26%) AirWatch
3 2 (5.26%) CA Single Sign-On
3 2 (5.26%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 3 (7.89%) Google
2 2 (5.26%) ATG
2 2 (5.26%) BEA
2 2 (5.26%) Clearswift
2 2 (5.26%) Sitecore
2 2 (5.26%) Symantec
3 1 (2.63%) Adobe
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco
3 1 (2.63%) Infovista
3 1 (2.63%) Pega
3 1 (2.63%) Riverbed
3 1 (2.63%) SAP
3 1 (2.63%) Siebel