The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax 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 23 October 2014 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 23 22 30
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 3 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 2.50% 1.83% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.59% 1.94% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Average daily rate
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£438 £538 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.60% +31.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £60.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +33.33%
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 Halifax 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
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
116 155 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 96.67% 94.51% 96.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 120 160
Average daily rate £425 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £278 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Average hourly rate £12.00 £22.50 £12.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.66% +81.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -7.42%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

Architect
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) Data Management
1 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
1 2 (50.00%) Master Data Management
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Zachman Framework
2 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Velocity
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance
2 1 (25.00%) Data Stewardship
2 1 (25.00%) DB2
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) XSLT
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) Data Security
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Banking

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) DB2
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) XSLT
1 1 (25.00%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Data Management
1 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
1 2 (50.00%) Master Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Data Security
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Zachman Framework
2 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance
2 1 (25.00%) Data Stewardship
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