The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Halifax region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 17 31 29
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 9 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 6.57% 0.64% 1.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.67% 0.66% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 2
Median daily rate £488 - £438
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 - £428
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 - £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £495 £490
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +1.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.92 £59.50 £66.00
% change year-on-year
-26.18% -9.84%
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 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
135 151 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 98.54% 96.18% 94.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 114 140
Median daily rate £379 £360 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.27% -15.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £259 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £455 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 1
Median hourly rate £9.50 £12.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +4.16%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Halifax region that featured Architect in the job title.

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

Architect Skill Set
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, 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 Halifax region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 7 (50.00%) Project Management
2 6 (42.86%) .NET
2 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) Performance Optimisation
3 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (35.71%) Retail
4 4 (28.57%) Target Operating Model
5 3 (21.43%) Retail Banking
5 3 (21.43%) Banking
5 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
7 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
7 1 (7.14%) Database Security
7 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (7.14%) Oracle
7 1 (7.14%) CISSP
7 1 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (7.14%) Change Management
7 1 (7.14%) Data Security
7 1 (7.14%) Network Security
7 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Network Security
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Retail
3 3 (21.43%) Banking
3 3 (21.43%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Project Management
2 6 (42.86%) Performance Optimisation
3 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (28.57%) Target Operating Model
5 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.14%) Change Management
6 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (7.14%) Data Security
6 1 (7.14%) Database Security
6 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
1 1 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle