Though conditions are set to drop back in some areas, architects are expected to continue to be presented with significant levels of opportunity going forward as workloads remain strong in a number of sectors and improve in yet others.

Over recent years, demand for architectural services has grown as the dollar value of building work done (excluding small residential renovations) rose from fractionally over $80 billion as recently as 2012/13 to more than $90 billion by 2014/15. Work is expected to exceed $90 billion again in 2015/16. That has…