Period
to 18 August 2018

The median contractor rate for an Applications Architect was £675 per day in advertised job vacancies in South London during the 6 months to 18 August 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.

Application Architect
London > South London
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 132 - 90
Rank change year-on-year - +90 -16
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Architect 8 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South London 0.41% - 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% - 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 7
South London median daily rate £675 - £335
10th Percentile £547 - £260
90th Percentile £775 - £491
London median daily rate £625 £575 £555
% change year-on-year +8.70% +3.60% +11.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South London median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South 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
South London
Contract vacancies in South London with a recognized job title 1,845 969 1,102
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.30% 96.13% 95.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,330 620 822
South London median daily rate £500 £473 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.82% +11.18% +18.88%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £263
90th Percentile £650 £650 £575
London median daily rate £500 £480 £450
% change year-on-year +4.17% +6.67% +1.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 59 25
South London median hourly rate £35.00 £47.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.53% +135.00% -41.18%
10th Percentile £17.50 £12.65 £12.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £52.60 £47.80
London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.23 £18.75
% change year-on-year -5.77% +13.20% -3.88%

Applications Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in South London

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Architect in South London

Applications Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Applications Architect in South London

Applications Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Architect in South London over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Applications Architect in South London

Applications Architect
Contract Job Locations in South London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Architect within the South London region over the 6 months to 18 August 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
Croydon - 5 £573 -
Bromley - 3 £750 -
Applications Architect
London

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

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, Applications Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South London region featuring Applications Architect in the job title.

1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) JSON
2 5 (62.50%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) XML
2 5 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (50.00%) Confluence
3 4 (50.00%) JBoss
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle
3 4 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
4 3 (37.50%) Scrum
4 3 (37.50%) TDD
4 3 (37.50%) Debian
4 3 (37.50%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (37.50%) Subversion
4 3 (37.50%) SSH
4 3 (37.50%) Spring
4 3 (37.50%) Maven
4 3 (37.50%) Ruby
4 3 (37.50%) Ubuntu
4 3 (37.50%) Android
4 3 (37.50%) CentOS
4 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
4 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
4 3 (37.50%) JIRA
4 3 (37.50%) Selenium
4 3 (37.50%) GWT

Applications Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in South 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 4 (50.00%) Confluence
1 4 (50.00%) JBoss
2 3 (37.50%) Apache Spark
2 3 (37.50%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (37.50%) Jetty
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Self-Service HR
2 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
2 3 (37.50%) WebLogic
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
2 3 (37.50%) MongoDB
2 3 (37.50%) MySQL
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (12.50%) Amazon Aurora
3 1 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Ant
1 3 (37.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (37.50%) ClearCase
1 3 (37.50%) Cucumber
1 3 (37.50%) Eclipse
1 3 (37.50%) FishEye
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
1 3 (37.50%) Gradle
1 3 (37.50%) Hudson
1 3 (37.50%) IntelliJ
1 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
1 3 (37.50%) JIRA
1 3 (37.50%) Maven
1 3 (37.50%) Mercurial
1 3 (37.50%) Poseidon for UML
1 3 (37.50%) Selenium
1 3 (37.50%) Subversion
1 3 (37.50%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (25.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) JSON
1 5 (62.50%) XML
2 3 (37.50%) ActiveMQ
2 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
2 3 (37.50%) Apache Camel
2 3 (37.50%) GWT
2 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) HTML5
2 3 (37.50%) JMS
2 3 (37.50%) jQuery
2 3 (37.50%) Node.js
2 3 (37.50%) Play Framework
2 3 (37.50%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (37.50%) React
2 3 (37.50%) Spring
2 3 (37.50%) STL
3 1 (12.50%) Java EE
3 1 (12.50%) Redux
3 1 (12.50%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Derivative
1 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (37.50%) User Experience
2 2 (25.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Android
1 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
1 3 (37.50%) CentOS
1 3 (37.50%) Debian
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
1 3 (37.50%) Mac OS X
1 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (37.50%) Ubuntu
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (37.50%) Deployment Automation
2 3 (37.50%) DevOps
2 3 (37.50%) JVM Tuning
2 3 (37.50%) Kanban
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
2 3 (37.50%) TDD
2 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
2 3 (37.50%) UML
3 2 (25.00%) Microservices
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Scaled Agile Framework
4 1 (12.50%) SOA
4 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
4 1 (12.50%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
2 3 (37.50%) C++
2 3 (37.50%) Clojure
2 3 (37.50%) ClojureScript
2 3 (37.50%) Groovy
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) Perl
2 3 (37.50%) PL/SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Python
2 3 (37.50%) Ruby
2 3 (37.50%) Scala
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
2 3 (37.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Puppet
1 3 (37.50%) Salt
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) Cloudera
2 3 (37.50%) Hortonworks
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
2 3 (37.50%) Sybase
3 1 (12.50%) Axway
3 1 (12.50%) IBM