The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 26 28 11
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -17
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 9 3 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 4.15% 1.65% 12.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.37% 1.76% 13.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 23
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£422 £365 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.57% +32.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £323 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £413 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £155.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £44.25 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-13.55% -6.84%
Architect
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bradford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
206 170 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 94.93% 93.41% 92.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 80 106
Average daily rate £350 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £253 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £463 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 14 22
Average hourly rate £13.13 £12.13 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.24% -3.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £8.50 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.30 £175.00 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Architect in the job title across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Architect across the Bradford region.

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region that cited Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Architect in their job title.

1 17 (65.38%) .NET
1 17 (65.38%) Oracle
2 16 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 16 (61.54%) Finance
3 14 (53.85%) SOA
3 14 (53.85%) SQL Server
3 14 (53.85%) C#
4 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (38.46%) TOGAF
6 8 (30.77%) Waterfall
7 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (23.08%) Linux
8 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
8 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET
8 5 (19.23%) VMware
8 5 (19.23%) HP
8 5 (19.23%) Zachman Framework
8 5 (19.23%) WCF
8 5 (19.23%) Coaching
9 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (15.38%) Data Architecture
9 4 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (15.38%) .NET Framework
9 4 (15.38%) MS Office
9 4 (15.38%) Java
9 4 (15.38%) Windows
9 4 (15.38%) MS Visio
10 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (11.54%) RDBMS
10 3 (11.54%) CRM

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region that cited Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (11.54%) SharePoint
1 3 (11.54%) Tuxedo
1 3 (11.54%) TeamSite
2 2 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
2 4 (15.38%) MS Office
2 4 (15.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Exstream
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (11.54%) BusinessWorks
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) RDBMS
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database
2 3 (11.54%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle Forms
General
1 16 (61.54%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (65.38%) .NET
2 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET
2 5 (19.23%) WCF
3 4 (15.38%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.85%) JSP
4 1 (3.85%) Servlets
4 1 (3.85%) SOAP
4 1 (3.85%) XML
4 1 (3.85%) HTML
4 1 (3.85%) SailPoint
4 1 (3.85%) SPML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Linux
2 4 (15.38%) Windows
3 3 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.85%) UNIX
4 1 (3.85%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) SOA
2 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (38.46%) TOGAF
4 8 (30.77%) Waterfall
5 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (19.23%) Zachman Framework
6 5 (19.23%) Coaching
7 4 (15.38%) Data Architecture
7 4 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (11.54%) CRM
8 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
8 3 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (11.54%) High Availability
9 2 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (7.69%) ITIL
9 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
10 1 (3.85%) Technical Architecture
10 1 (3.85%) Automated Testing
10 1 (3.85%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) C#
2 4 (15.38%) Java
3 2 (7.69%) SQL
4 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.85%) BeanShell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
1 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (11.54%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 17 (65.38%) Oracle
2 16 (61.54%) Microsoft
3 5 (19.23%) VMware
3 5 (19.23%) HP
4 3 (11.54%) TIBCO
4 3 (11.54%) Infor
5 1 (3.85%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (3.85%) SAP
5 1 (3.85%) Sybase
5 1 (3.85%) Sun
5 1 (3.85%) IBM
5 1 (3.85%) Novell
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