The median contractor rate for a Web Architect was £850 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 26 April 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.

Web Architect
England / London
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 421 409 385
Rank change year-on-year -12 -24  
Contract jobs requiring a Web Architect 5 32 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.025% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.15% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 22 26
Median daily rate £850 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +54.54% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £469 £450 £525
% change year-on-year +4.16% -14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in 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
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 19186 21885 21142
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.68% 94.97% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 13700 15818 14509
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +2.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £375
% change year-on-year +1.91% +4.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 239 249 380
Median hourly rate £20.50 £17.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.14% -7.89%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.72
% change year-on-year - +4.66%  

Web Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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 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 Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, 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 12 (54.55%) Web Services
2 10 (45.45%) DevOps
3 9 (40.91%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (27.27%) Bitbucket
5 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
5 5 (22.73%) Oracle Database
5 5 (22.73%) Ansible
5 5 (22.73%) Docker
5 5 (22.73%) Kubernetes
5 5 (22.73%) Rsyslog
5 5 (22.73%) AppDynamics
5 5 (22.73%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 5 (22.73%) Packer
5 5 (22.73%) Hadoop
5 5 (22.73%) yum
5 5 (22.73%) Puppet
5 5 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (22.73%) Atlassian
5 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
5 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
5 5 (22.73%) ZABBIX
5 5 (22.73%) Firewall
5 5 (22.73%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (22.73%) VMware
5 5 (22.73%) PKI
5 5 (22.73%) JIRA
5 5 (22.73%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (22.73%) Oracle
5 5 (22.73%) CA
5 5 (22.73%) Apache

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 (22.73%) Apache
2 2 (9.09%) CMS
2 2 (9.09%) Drupal
2 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (4.55%) IIS
3 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) InfoPath
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (40.91%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.55%) Akamai
3 1 (4.55%) IaaS
3 1 (4.55%) Office 365
3 1 (4.55%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) DNS
1 5 (22.73%) Firewall
1 5 (22.73%) LAN
1 5 (22.73%) SNMP
1 5 (22.73%) VPN
1 5 (22.73%) WAN
2 1 (4.55%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) Hadoop
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle Database
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (22.73%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.55%) Big Data
3 1 (4.55%) PowerPivot
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Bitbucket
2 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
2 5 (22.73%) JIRA
3 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.55%) Grunt
General
1 3 (13.64%) Retail
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (54.55%) Web Services
2 5 (22.73%) Elastic Stack
2 5 (22.73%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 4 (18.18%) REST
3 4 (18.18%) XML
4 3 (13.64%) .NET
4 3 (13.64%) AngularJS
4 3 (13.64%) HTML
5 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
5 2 (9.09%) RESTful
5 2 (9.09%) XML Schema
6 1 (4.55%) Ajax
6 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
6 1 (4.55%) Classic ASP
6 1 (4.55%) CSS
6 1 (4.55%) HTML5
6 1 (4.55%) JSON
6 1 (4.55%) Node.js
6 1 (4.55%) SOAP
6 1 (4.55%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) PKI
2 2 (9.09%) Reference Data
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (4.55%) iPad
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.55%) Tandem
3 1 (4.55%) User Experience
3 1 (4.55%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) DevOps
2 5 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (18.18%) SOA
3 4 (18.18%) TOGAF
4 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.64%) Data Architecture
4 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (9.09%) Data Governance
5 2 (9.09%) Data Integration
5 2 (9.09%) Data Management
5 2 (9.09%) Master Data Management
5 2 (9.09%) Straight-Through Processing
5 2 (9.09%) Target Operating Model
6 1 (4.55%) API Design
6 1 (4.55%) API Integration
6 1 (4.55%) Change Management
6 1 (4.55%) Content Management
6 1 (4.55%) Front End Development
6 1 (4.55%) Migration
6 1 (4.55%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
2 2 (9.09%) C#
3 1 (4.55%) Java
3 1 (4.55%) PHP
3 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
1 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
2 4 (18.18%) AWS Certification
3 3 (13.64%) DV Cleared
4 2 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) WCAG
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) Ansible
1 5 (22.73%) Consul
1 5 (22.73%) Kubernetes
1 5 (22.73%) Packer
1 5 (22.73%) Puppet
1 5 (22.73%) Rsyslog
1 5 (22.73%) Terraform
1 5 (22.73%) yum
1 5 (22.73%) ZABBIX
2 1 (4.55%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) AppDynamics
1 5 (22.73%) Atlassian
1 5 (22.73%) CA
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle
1 5 (22.73%) VMware
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) Adobe
3 1 (4.55%) F5
3 1 (4.55%) MuleSoft
3 1 (4.55%) Riverbed